Car SOS TV show uses 3D printing and scanning to restore classic car


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Popular British automotive TV show Car SOS, aired on National Geographic, has used 3D scanning and 3D printing to restore the customized central console of a 1970’s Ford Cortina Mark III X.

Unable to find a replacement for the console, a common problem when sourcing parts to restore classic cars, the car SOS team turned to 3D scanning and printing to produce the component within the show’s tight timeline.

Having leveraged 3D scanning for previous projects, the team

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Morgan Plus Four CX-T: Classic British sports car brand unveils limited-edition off-roader


The bush-bashing two-seater costs almost as much as a Lamborghini Huracan.

William Davis

British sports car manufacturer Morgan has unveiled an all-terrain off-roader, known as the Plus Four CX-T.

Designed and built in Worcestershire in conjunction with modification firm Rally Raid UK, the vehicle shares many of its components with the standard road-going Plus Four sports car.

However, it has been retuned for increased ground clearance and improved grip on loose surfaces. A tubular ‘exoskeleton’ also provides added storage at the rear, and helps to maintain structural integrity in a roll-over accident.

A turbocharged 2.0-litre four-cylinder petrol engine sends

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