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classic rock

A term applied to the most famous artists or hits in the rock genre from roughly the 1960s to 1980s. It originated in radio. I love that my daughter is so into classic rock. It just warms my heart to find her listening to my old Led Zeppelin albums.
See also: classic, rock

cult classic

A film that has a passionate fan base despite lacking critical acclaim, box office success, and/or mainstream interest. "The Rocky Horror Picture Show," "The Big Lebowski," and "Plan 9 from Outer Space" are often cited as examples of cult classics. A lot of cult classics are considered to be "so bad they're good."
See also: classic, cult
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The Classic Works Upgrade Kit also includes bespoke badging on the front wings, an owner's certificate, vehicle collection, health check and handover with a tour of Land Rover's Classic Works, UK, or Essen, Germany, facility where the upgrade is carried-out.
The final and most comprehensive upgrade option is only available on 2.2-litre TDCi models produced from 2012 model year onwards and is only available direct from Land Rover Classic. The Defender Classic Works Upgrade Kit includes all of the wheel, brake and suspension elements in addition to new performance-rated tyres and an engine upgrade which delivers an extra 40PS - total output of 162PS and 463Nm torque.
"This agreement will provide our agents with a seamless, efficient way to transfer their business to a market-leading classic collector insurance carrier," Sanders said.
Prepare to be totally immersed into the classic performance car era with thousands of classic motors on display, with the dream cars pavilion and rides for younger children too.
Tickets for Classic Albums Live: The Beatles' "White Album" on Friday, March 22 are $36 ($34 for seniors and students) and can be purchased online at or by calling 847-895-3600.
Its owner Azad Karimov turned out to be a real collector of classic cars and took part in the parade with Volkswagen Beetle of the 1966 and the 1971 release.
The East African Safari Rally Ltd was formed in 2001, with the first Safari Classic Rally taking place in December 2003.The event had 53 entries and ran through Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania, covering 5,000 kilometers over days of duration.
The package only comes with a single full-sized classic wired controller.
Tim Hannig, Jaguar Land Rover Classic director, said, 'The Jaguar D-type is one of the most iconic and beautiful competition cars of all time, with an outstanding record in the world's toughest motor races.
Borne from a passion for classic television, ON Classic TV Reruns provides over 1,250+ classic TV show episodes with easy access for users.
Porsche Cars Canada Ltd, a subsidiary of Porsche AG (Xetra: POR3), has opened Canada's second Certified Porsche Classic Partner, Pfaff Porsche.
Jaguar Land Rover Classic Works is an allnew 14,000 sq m purpose-built facility in Ryton-on-Dunsmore which sees 10 countrywide operations spanning sales, servicing and restoration - including one formerly based at Browns Lane - all housed under one roof.
The company have opened a PS7million Classic Works facility to restore classic cars from both brands and create new versions of famous icons such as the Lightweight E-Type.
JAGUAR Land Rover has formally opened a new PS7 million Classic Works factory to restore vintage cars from both brands - and create new versions of famous icons like the famed Lightweight E-Type.