For the Love of Cars

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Car fanatic Philip Glenister and internationally renowned car designer Ant Anstead are on a mission - to scour the barns and lock ups of Britain for wrecked treasures to bring to life

About the Show

Car fanatic Philip Glenister and internationally renowned car designer Ant Anstead are on a mission - to scour the barns and lock ups of Britain for wrecked treasures to bring to life

Series 2 Summary

Philip and Ant answer desperate calls for help from people battling to finish their classic car restoration. The featured cars this series include a Mk1 Golf GTi, a 1958 VW Beetle and a Mk1 Fiat 500.

  • Episode 1 - Aston Martin DBS

    In a driveway in Hertfordshire, Philip and Ant discover a rotting Aston Martin DBS - the model from On Her Majesty's Secret Service. How much value can they add before the car is sold at auction?

  • Episode 2 - Rover SD1 Police Car

    It's full-on cop drama as Philip Glenister fulfils a high-octane dream to drive some of Britain's most iconic police cars. And a Rover SD1 is restored.

  • For the Love of Cars

    Episode 3 - Hot Hatches

    Philip and Ant celebrate 80s boy racer hatchbacks and city run-arounds - like the Golf GTi and Peugeot 205 - as they race to turn one into a rally car