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Retro Review: 1962 Toyota Tiara review

Japan's automobiles are getting better and better each year. The Toyopet Tiara is one of the brightest to date and has many original, well-conce...

Retro: 1984 Peugeot 205 Turbo 16 - Forest Thump

A Pug-nacious homologation special that ruled rallying in the mid-'80s

Retro Review: 1999 Mercedes-Benz CLK-GTR

A road car in name and little else. The CLK-GTR was arguably the most extreme racing homologation example ever. Read Robbo’s take straight from...

Retro: 1965 Bizzarrini 5300 GT

A stunning gran turismo built by former Ferrari chief experimental engineer whose masterpiece was none other than the 250 GTO

Retro: 1958 Aston Martin DB4 - Stiff upper brit

Beautiful yet brawny Aston was the unlikely holder of a production car record

Retro Review: 1978 Holden VB Commodore review

Our very first road test of the very first Commodore

Retro review: 1999 Honda S2000 – Plain Sailing

Few cars have aged as gracefully as the S2000, Wheels flicks back through the archives to bring you our thoughts on the then-new Honda

Retro Review: 1960 Ford XK Falcon - The Falcon Swoops

1960 - the year the Reserve bank was created, the West Indies and Australia had their first ever test match tie, and Wheels reviewed the first F...

Classic Wheels: 1951 Jaguar C-Type review

Thoroughly modern Michael Stahl discovers the pleasure of conducting a classic racing Jaguar worth more than $10 million

Retro: 1936 Mercedes-Benz 540K - Silver Arrow Special

Owned by actors, royalty, a Nazi general... and Bernie Ecclestone; the Mercedes-Benz 540K was a shining beacon of beauty and luxury for its time.

Mazda Rotary Turns 50 – Cosmo 110S

50 years after the arrival of the first rotary-engined Mazda, we celebrate the car that kicked off the company’s fascination with spinning trian...

Retro: 1989 Mazda NA MX-5 - Roofless for the people

Mazda’s iconic roadster brought driving joy to the masses yearning to breathe free

Retro: Mirella 230TS - A dream car come true

Stunning, truly sensational and totally unreal, except that it's registered, locally designed and built, the Mirella could have come from an Ita...

Retro: Tatra T700 - The Bouncing Czech

Luxury- East European-style. BOB HALL catches up with the Tatra, an intriguing 20-a-year oddity

Retro: The first Ford V-8 Coupe

While the Model T is Hendry Ford's most famed creation, the 1932 Coupe was not only Ford's first V8, but arguably the world's first affordable V8.