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Octane issue 175 – on sale now!

Octane issue 175 – on sale now! Classic and Performance Car

We take a detailed look at the Ferrari Daytona, and talk to some of the great people that made it happen.


The Daytona is often thought to be Ferrari’s first supercar, and to celebrate this magnificent car we’ve photographed a very original, well used and wonderfully Viola 365 GTB/4 in the studio. While we talked to those who have owned and loved Daytonas, as well as some of the big names associated with making the Daytona such a legend – including Leonardo Fioravanti and Luigi Chinetti Jr. 

Daytona

Opel Manta 400

Opel Manta 400

Russell Brookes, Mike Broad, Willie Willmott and John Nixey all come together to relive the 1987 Welsh International Rally – this Opel Manta’s final glorious outing. 

Pontiac Vivant

Vivant

The unique Pontiac Vivant starred at Pebble Beach in the summer. Now the owner tells the tale of its resurrection.

'House-find' Bentley restored

House find Bentley
After more than 50 years disassembled and scattered through a London home, the ‘house-find’ Bentley is back to its best. James Elliott drives it. 

Gordon Murray interview

Gordon Murray

After 50 years in design that have brought motor sport glory, speed records and acclaim, Gordon Murray is still at the cutting edge of his trade. We talk to him in this month's Octane Interview.

New Phantom and motor boat


Rolls-Royce New Phantom
 
The Swiss are renowned for chocolate, watches and… boats? Mark Dixon takes a Rolls-Royce New Phantom to see how a small boatyard maintains its century-old tradition. 

Also in the issue: Benjafield 500, 50 years of Formula Ford, Envisage prototype builders, Goodwood Revival Racing Experience and the Octane Awards

Octane magazine captures the exclusivity and excitement of the classic car world


Every issue features the cars, the people, the action and excitement of the last 100 years of automotive history. Drives of the most revered classics accompany stunning photography, along with news and event coverage from around the globe.

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Ferrari Daytona Classifieds

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