Everything Cars in Victoria, Vancouver Island, and The Pacific Northwest
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The humble Volkswagen microbus is not one that normally comes to mind when discussing collector cars. But now they’re fetching up to $200,000 at auction. Philip, who knew them well, reveals some amusing anecdotes of this loveable cultural icon.
The cars we know as Toyota were once called Toyoda, after the family firm. From its start in 1935 the company became the best-selling car brand in the world. Nigel entertains us with the colourful history of the Japanese giant.
When Mercedes introduces a new sports coupe you know it’s going to be sensational. As Tony writes, the 2015 Mercedes-AMG Sports Coupe doesn’t disappoint. In fact it just might be the most intriguing new car from the historic firm since the legendary 450 SL.
All events are listed in our calendar, including shows, runs, motorsports and auctions in Victoria, Vancouver Island and the Pacific Northwest. If we have missed an event, you can send us the details and will make sure it gets added. All upcoming events are also included in our newsletter that goes out bi-weekly during the show season.
Cars For Sale
Have a look at the cars we carefully select to advertise on the TCT website. We limit our listings to those cars that are of collectible value either original, custom, restored or would be eligible for restoration. If you are interested if having us list your car and include it in our newsletter contact us using the contact form.
In this edition: the LA Auto Show, Vancouver international Auto Show, SEMA, and the latest articles from Philip, Tony, and Nigel.
Supercar Weekend and the Canadian Concours d’Elegance at VanDusen Gardens in Vancouver September 6 & 7th. This has to be one of the best shows in Canada for the quality of cars and great hospitality.