Selling your classic car? It's FREE to list your car on Honest John Classics | No thanks

Top 10: Classics on the rise in 2014

Thanks to various anniversaries, these could be in the spotlight in the coming 12 months. We've pulled out our crystal ball, and look at 10 classic cars set to make you a tidy profit if you own one, or decide to buy during 2014...

We're predicting that 2014 will be the year of the Japanese classic, because it marks the quarter century of a number of truly groundbreaking cars from the Far East. Given that 1989 will seem a bit too recent for some recent, it's also worth remembering that in 1974 - 40 years ago - the Volkswagen Golf first appeared, changing the family car market forever.

Enjoy the Top 10 - and remember, although it's highly likely that this selection will be worth more by the end of 2014, the values of classics can go down as well as up. Enjoy the Top 10...

Read more

Previous Next

Citroen CX

The replacement for the DS was launched 40 years ago in 1974, and advanced Citroen's design language into the 1980s. Eventually fitted with self-centring DIRAVI steering (for a quick 2.7 turns from lock-to-lock) and turbo diesels and petrols for efficient high-speed cruising.

In many respects, it still feels like a modern car to drive, although engine refinement is a little lacking. Could the 40th birthday finally see the CX emerge from the shadow of the DS? We think so.

Read the Citroen CX review


Add a comment