The 1989 Aston Martin V8 Vantage Volante is a convertible on steroids.

Sotheby’s sold the 1993 Jaguar XJ220 for $717,000.

The 2017 Bugatti Chiron La Mer Argentée.

Believe it or not, under the bonnet of this Renault Clio purrs a Porsche-tuned 190kW V6.

Yep it’s a Porsche and it really does only put out 20 horsepower.

A WWII-era spitfire flying hight over the Australian International Airshow. Picture: David Caird

Adelaide Rally 2023

John Connolly Motoring Columnist

You’re here because you read Motoring in The Weekend Australian or you made a mistake and were looking for an important John Connolly. Either way, this is really the overflow section of my column, so you will be able to read the latest out of date car news, see lots of photos of cars and merry go rounds that you will never be able to afford and some travel reviews that include some of the worst bars and cafes in the world. Just what you need to help you through the day if you can’t afford the alternative. John [email protected] 

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