Date: 11th November 2015

1961 Jaguar E-Type chassis 860001, the very first right-hand-drive production Fixed Head Coupé restored by Classic Motor Cars Ltd (CMC), has been driven to 146 mph on a German autobahn by British Hill Climb Champion, David Franklin. David was recreating for Octane magazine’s 150th issue one of the most famous road tests ever undertaken, attempting to match the 150 mph a Jaguar E-Type reached on a Belgian motorway in 1961, and he nearly made it! David said: “I saw 146mph and it was still accelerating when I had to back off because of cars and lorries in the distance. When you’re travelling at that speed you have to err on the side of caution. You’re catchin ...

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Date: 8th May 2013

Classic Motor Cars of Bridgnorth (CMC) is launching an exclusive club that will give members access to premier quality brands associated with motoring, luxury and leisure. Along with the option of luxury accommodation across Britain, the club offers a wide selection of discounts and benefits in car rental, automotive relocation, breakdown cover, classic car insurance and valuation, amongst other products and services offered by the club partners.  Joining the CMC Club will give you unique benefits, ranging from top accommodation across Britain to discounts in insurance, car rental, valuation services and much more. Please see below our list of partners: CARS UK  – Get up ...

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