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Mercedes Best of Show at Benedict Castle


The Crossroads of the Car Hobby were in Riverside, Calif. on March 28, 2015 for the Benedict Castle Concours D’Elegance, which was heralded as the first Concours to present concours quality cars from every genre of the Car Hobby.  More than 300 cars were featured on the terraced lawns surrounding the historic castle including Pebble Beach winning classics and Grand National wi...
1930 Cord and 1932 Alfa Romeo win best of show


- More than 32,000 People and 315 Automobiles and Motorcycles Attend
- The 20th Anniversary of the World’s Most Innovative Concours Weekend

The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance named a 1930 Cord and 1932 Alfa Romeo Best in Show winners on Sunday, March 15, during the 20th annual event which attracted a record-breaking crowd of 32,000 over the course of the w...
Bonhams at Amelia Island very successful


Amelia Island, Florida – The much-anticipated addition to the Amelia Island Car Week – whose cornerstone is the renowned Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance – was Bonhams’ inaugural motorcar auction, held Thursday, March 12th at the Fernandina Beach Golf Club. And what a resounding success it was! The perfectly situated venue was teeming with motoring aficionados and a lively...
The Lane Motor Museum's Dymaxion

Three Dymaxion Cars were produced between 1933 and 1934 by famed futuristic visionary Buckminster Fuller. The Dymaxions were legendary for being far ahead of their time in both design and technology. The three-wheeled Dymaxions, powered by a Ford V-8 engine, could achieve 30 mpg and carried up to 11 passengers. The Dymaxions were teardrop-shaped for aerodynamic efficiency...

Philip Young

The Endurance Rally Association is deeply saddened to announce that Philip Young, Rally Director and founder of the ERA has died following complications arising from a motorcycle accident in Burma. He was 67 years old.

A prolific ambassador of the historic rally movement, Philip was a larger-than-life character who pushed motorsport boundaries, organising marathon and endurance r...
Mustang 'back' in production

America’s most iconic sports car, the original Ford Mustang, is back in production, better than ever. The first true replica of the Mustang, looking just as stunning as the original, but with modern powertrain and technology is being launched by Revology Cars, a specialty automobile manufacturer based in Winter Park, Florida. Fifty years after t...

Kristianstad. Historic Grand Prix Sweden

VRAM GRAND PRIX

presents

60th anniversary of the Swedish Grand Prix, Kristianstad

1955-2015

 

115-year-old Benz Ideal at Bonhams

A rare, fully restored, 115-year-old Benz Ideal is the oldest motor car offered at Bonhams single-marque Mercedes-Benz Sale. The annual auction takes place 28 March in Stuttgart, Germany, and will feature more than 40 lots of collectors’ motor cars. The Benz Ideal was an early development of the original, groundbreaking combustion-engined motor car...

Motorclassica endorses Theodore Bruce
MOTORCLASSICA ENDORSES AUCTION PARTNER FOR 2015 AND BEYOND.

 Hard on the heels of the incredibly successful 2014 Motorclassica Auction held at the glorious Royal Exhibition Building in Melbourne, it is with much pleasure that Theodore Bruce Auctioneers and Valuers, Australia’s oldest auction house established in 1878, announces that it has once again been chosen as Motorclassica...
Premier Cru racing


The Vintage Sports-Car Club are delighted to present Premier Cru Racing – an exclusive new series of races catering for original Pre-war Racing Cars from celebrated marques such as ERA, Bugatti, Maserati and Alfa Romeo. Following an initiative championed by highly respected Pre-war Maserati experts Sean and Laura Danaher, the category has enjoyed several successful, independent outi...
DONAU CLASSIC feiert 10-jähriges Jubiläum

Vom 18. bis 20. Juni 2015 geht die DONAU CLASSIC in ihre zehnte Runde. Was 2006 mit 89 Fahrzeugen begann, ist heute mit 250 startberechtigten Teams eine der begehrtesten und größten internationalen Oldtimer-Rallyes im deutschsprachigen Raum.

Über drei Tage stehen für die automobilen Kostbarkeiten rund 650 malerische Kilome...

Dual Ghia at Houston Classic, April 25

“If you can’t get a Dual Ghia, you will need to settle for a Rolls Royce.” Strong words to describe the affluence of owning a Dual Ghia Convertible back in the 1950s; however, easily backed up as one of the most significant handmade vehicles from the late '50s and in existence.  Worldwide Auctioneers will be presenting, at auction, an unrestored, all origina...

Dutch National Police’s 1962 Porsche at Louwman Museum

The Louwman Museum in The Hague (The Netherlands) has expanded their collection with one of the three existing 1962 Porsche 356B which was used by the Dutch National Police.

The Dutch road system had expanded rapidly in the 1950s. The motorways in particular, where there was no speed limit and safety features such Armco barriers were unheard of, became more and more of a concern t...
New world record for Aston Martin

- Rare 1965 DB5 Convertible sets new world auction record at €1,897,500 (£1,430,715)
- Paris auction at the Grand Palais Bonhams most successful European motoring sale to date 

Over two million euros worth of Aston Martin metal went under the hammer at Bonhams 5 February Grand Palais sale, with a rare 1965 DB5 Convertible set...

Bonhams Grand Palais Paris sale

- The Aston Martin DB5 Convertible set a new world record for the production model, selling at €1,897,500 (£1,430,715)
- 1930 Alfa Romeo 6C-1750 Grand Sport sold for €1,184,500 (£893,113)
- A Harley Davidson FLSTC 103 Heritage Softail Classic, gifted to Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI,  sold for almost double estimate at €46,000 (£34,684)
- Previously...

Auction world records for Artcurial

On Friday 6 February 2015, the collectors’ car department at Artcurial once again caused a stir amongst international collectors who came in huge numbers to the Salon Retromobile. The sale realised 46 165 983 € / 34 260 292 £ / 52 236 667 $, following a marathon two-part auction lasting over 11 hours. The indefatigable Maître Hervé Poulain brou...

Italian racing legend at Amelia Island




Ferrari 212 Barchetta at Villa d’Esta sale

- RM Auctions returns to Cernobbio (Lake Como), Italy, May 23, for its exclusive sale during the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este
- Competition-bred 212 Export Barchetta leads series of early Ferrari highlights
- Chassis 0158 ED on preview at Retromobile this week (4 – 8 February) in Paris

Event details and a frequently updated list ...

Rm Auctions shines in Paris

RM Auctions returns to Paris for its second sale during the Retromobile week, posting over €19 million in sales
- Five lots make in excess of €1.0 million each
- Top seller: beautiful 1963 Ferrari 250 GT/L Lusso Berlinetta realizes €1.624.000
- Average price achieved per lot is an impressive €333.000
- Complete RM Paris results available on...

Keels & Wheels Uncorked Event

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The "6th Annual Keels & Wheels Uncorked" will be held Thursday, March 26, from 7 to 10 p.m. at Rolls Royce/Bentley Houston, inside their showroom at Post Oak Motor Cars located at 1530 West Loop South, Houston 77027.

The "Uncorked" event is hosted by The 20th Annual Keels & Wheels Concours d'Elegance, and is a fundraiser for Boys & Girls Ha...

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