The full Brazilian

As is often the case in countries where there is a prohibitively high taxation on imported vehicles, homegrown alternatives spring up using new parts available locally. This was the case in Brazil in the 1970s where, due to a complete ban on imported vehicles, an industry of unique and unusual machines was driven...

Middo Naito Kurabu "The Midnight Club"

In the mid 1980s to late 1990s, there was a street racing team that gave life to Tokyo’s highways during the hours past midnight.This particular racing team is known and remembered by a small minority of people who truly understand the history and original meaning behind “JDM” tuning culture. The...

The ultimate sleeper?

Sleepers. We love them. Deceptively standard on the outside yet under the skin off the Scoville scale. If they look standard on the inside too, all the better for it. Don't get us wrong, we love to see an unusually modified vehicle too, and have a soft spot for well...

RS6 Avant

As much as we love Bling on our Newtimers, sometimes you need to travel low-pro. There's no question that big Audis are the tool of choice for high speed yet inconspicuous long distance travel. The standard V8 RS6 Avant with 450Bhp is a massively capable machine that's an absolute hoot...

The Eclectic Memory

It came up in conversation recently that at least some of us here in the Eclectic Auctions office reference life with the help of classic cars. Ok, so what does that mean? Well, for example when trying to remember directions to that forgettable distant relative you drove to visit 5...

Alfa Tina

As anyone that knows the Eclectic Auctions team will testify, we love our Classic & Vintage Alfa Romeos. There are those in the office that speak fluent Alfa......And there are others here that love their hot Fords. We've decided to mix both camps. The "Alfa Tina". Read on to see...