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2016-07-22 09:05

Cape Town - There's a smidgen over 1-million classic car posts on photo-sharing platform Instagram. 

It's dwarfed by the number of selfie posts (260-million and counting) if you were wondering.

Classic-car aficionados celebrate the culture of cars in a distinct way. Its been happening for decades and will continue to happen as we the cars of the 80s and 90s become classics in the near future.

It's about the history, the drivers, horsepower and paving the way for future vehicles. 

Read: Concours set to regale SA classic car aficionados

If you're not into classics, we've found five Instagram photographs that will tug at your petrolhead heartstrings (and hopefully convert you in the process):  

Mini Cooper S Rallye -

A photo posted by Timo (@sportfahrer) on

Ferrari F40 -

Good Day. #Ferrari #F40

A photo posted by Aaron Chung (@aaronchungphoto) on

Lamborghini Countach LP400 -

Original #Lamborghini #countach #LP400

A photo posted by Aaron Chung (@aaronchungphoto) on

Mercedes-Benz 300 SL -

??• ??: @tedgushue • #DriveTastefully

A photo posted by Petrolicious (@petrolicious) on

1971 Porsche 911 RS -

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