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VSCC Speed Championship 2017 off to flying start
The Vintage Sports-Car Club’s second annual MSA-registered Speed Championship began in style with Curborough Speed Trials and Wiscombe Park Hill Climb events on consecutive weekends this month.

Comprising ten of the Club’s Sprint and Hill Climb events throughout the season, the opening of round of the year took place at the long-standing Curborough Speed Trials on Sunday 30 April at...
Update Belle Epoque at Lelystad
Cars present from the Belle Epoque period at National Oldtimerdag Lelystad:
Locomobile Runabout Steamcar 1900  /  International Charette Double Phaeton 1901  /  Voiture Decauville Tonneau 1902  /  Bolide Paris Voiturette 1902  /  De Dion 59 Populaire 1904  /  Polymobil Gazelle 1904  /  Rambler Model H Tonneau 1904  /  Vauxh...
VSCC Trial season champions

Vintage Sports-Car Club crown 2016/17 Trials Season Champions

 

 

VSCC Formula Vintage triumphs at Silverstone Season Opener
The Vintage Sports-Car Club basked in the glow – both figuratively and literally – of an extremely successful opening Formula Vintage event at Silverstone this past weekend, where the sun shone brightly upon the celebrated Northamptonshire venue over the 22/23 April.

Widely considered the official Historic Race Season opener in the UK, the popular traditional ‘Spring Start’ seem...
VSCC set for Formula Vintage Race Season launch at Silverstone
Vintage Sports-Car Club set for Formula Vintage Race Season launch at Silverstone


The Vintage Sports-Car Club are set to celebrate the launch of its new Formula Vintage Race Season with over 300 Vintage and Historic Racing and Sports-Cars scheduled to take part in the opening round at Silverstone over the weekend of 22/23 April.

Returning to a two-day format, this year...
Highlights RM Sotheby's at Villa Erba
ULTIMATE SPEED AND STYLE: RM SOTHEBY’S ANNOUNCES EARLY HIGHLIGHTS FOR ITS EXCLUSIVE VILLA ERBA SALE

• RM Sotheby’s returns to the shores of Lake Como, Italy for its boutique sale at Villa Erba during the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este, 27 May
• Early highlights include the first-ever 1930 Alfa Romeo 6C 1750 GS Spider 4th Series and a jaw-dropping 1935 Buga...
Worldwide to kick off with the Monical Collection Auction

Arlington, Texas. March 1, 2017. Save the date for Worldwide Auctioneers' 16th annual Texas auction, which this year relocates from Houston to an exciting new venue at the Arlington Convention center in Dallas, right in the heart of the burgeoning Arlington Entertainment District. The Texas Classic Auction is scheduled for Saturday April 22, running in conjunction with the no reserve Monical Co...

FISKENS UNVEILS 25TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION

FISKENS UNVEILS 25TH ANNIVERSARY RÉTROMOBILE COLLECTION To wide acclaim and strong collector interest, Fiskens presents a spectacular and eclectic line-up at Salon Rétromobile in Paris this week, celebrating its 25th anniversa...
VSCC presents Formula Vintage
Formula Vintage – A new name for VSCC Racing

The Vintage Sports-Car Club is proud to present Formula Vintage, the new name for the Club’s racing programme with the aim of introducing the VSCC’s unique and celebrated line-up to a n...

Diffey defends his VSCC New Year Driving Tests crown



Diffey defends his VSCC New Year Driving Tests crown


In a repeat of his triumph last year, young George Diffey led the way at Brooklands once more, claiming overall honours in the Vintage Sports-Car Club's annual New Year Driving Tests on Sunday 29 January.

Piloting his distinct, gold-coloured Austin 7, the 23-year old set the fastest time on ten of th...
Morgan Three Wheeler success the highlight of the VSCC Measham Rally
Morgan Three Wheeler success the highlight of the VSCC Measham Rally


Celebrating an historic 67th year, the Measham Rally successfully launched another Vintage Sports-Car Club season of motoring, as almost sixty brave crews tackled the infamous winter overnight navigational challenge in Leicestershire on Saturday 21 January.

Based at the Bruntingthorpe Proving Ground to...
Goodwood: Peaks of performance
Goodwood can today announce that the theme for the 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed will be “Peaks of Performance – Motorsport’s Game-Changers”.
The 2017 Festival of Speed will celebrate racing machines that were so fast, powerful, expensive or complicated that the rules had to be changed to rein them in. These are the high-watermarks of motorsport; cars and motorcycles that left an in...
26.648 visitors for InterClassics Maastricht
MAASTRICHT, 15 januari 2017 – Afgelopen dagen bezochten 26.648 kopers en liefhebbers InterClassics Maastricht. Voor de 24ste keer organiseerde MECC Maastricht dit weekend de beurs die inmiddels haar plek heeft verdiend tussen de grote internationale oldtimerevenementen. Met 70 jaar Ferrari als hoofdthema kijkt de organisatie wederom terug op een geslaagde beurs voor zowel de exposanten als bezoe...
The Brooklands Double Twelve Motorsport Festival
Finishing Straight Re-Opening Highlights premier Motorsport Festival at Brooklands Museum


The grand re-opening of the restored Finishing Straight of the World’s first purpose-built motor racing circuit following restoration will take place on Saturday 17 June 2017, 110 years to the day since the Track was originally opened – and the first day of the 2017 Double Twelve Motorsp...
First Pan-European Conference

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Ferrari 500 Superfast Speziale at Interclassics


Ferrari 500 Superfast Speziale arriveert op InterClassics Maastricht

Onder grote belangstelling arriveerde vanmiddag de Ferrari 500 Superfast Speziale bij MECC Maastricht. Deze wagen is een van de 20 Ferrari 's die van donderdag t/m zondag tentoongesteld worden tijdens InterClassics Maastricht. Op het themapaviljoen '70 jaar Ferrari' is ook een zeldzame Ferrari 250 GT SWB Be...
New book: The Kellner Affair
TWO PRE-WAR SUPERCHARGED LEGENDS – HEAD TO SCOTTSDALE
MERCEDES-BENZ TYPE S SPORTS TOURER AND ALFA ROMEO 6C 1750 ZAGATO SPIDER – TWO PRE-WAR SUPERCHARGED LEGENDS – HEAD TO SCOTTSDALE


Authentic and original, these exceptional models represent the finest automobiles of their era

16 December 2016 – San Francisco – With multiple high-profile post-war sports racing cars starring at next month's Scottsdale sale, Bonhams i...
33th AutoRetro among best motorshows


Held from 24 to 27 November at the Fira de Barcelona's Montjuïc fairgrounds

AutoRetro Barcelona 2016 conquered amateurs and professionals from the historic vehicle world

About 55,000 people visited the 33rd edition of the ClassicAuto Barcelona Motorshow.

Barcelona, December 2016.-The 33rd edition of AutoRetro, who received the visit of about 55,000 peo...
Fifty Million Bonanza In Milan


RM Sotheby's captures the attention of the global collector community with record-breaking Duemila Ruote sale in MilanLargest private automotive collection ever sold in Europe, three-day auction smashes expectations, generating an outstanding €51.26 million and attracting extraordinary crowdsMotor car sales led by a 1966 Ferrari 275 GTB/6C Alloy for €3.416.000; 2004 Maserati MC12 s...
Bids open for classic motoring partnership
Bids open for classic motoring partnership



The historic motoring community is set to benefit from a brand-new partnership between leading auction service provider, Brightwells, and Bicester Heritage – the UK's first business campus for the restoration, storage and enjoyment of historic vehicles and aircraft. The agreement – announced at the renowned Brightwells Class...
The De Dion Bouton Club wins Club of the Year award




The De Dion Bouton Club won the Club of the year award in its 10th year at tonight's award ceremony held at the Guildhall London.


Off to a racing start

OFF TO A RACING START: EX-SCUDERIA FERRARI WORKS ALFA ROMEO TIPO B P3

LEADS EARLY ENTRIES FOR RM SOTHEBY’S PARIS SALE

Arizona Auction Week
Worldwide Auctioneers' Scottsdale Auction slated to be the first catalogue sale off the block at Arizona Auction Week

SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA. Worldwide Auctioneers has confirmed plans to kick off the year with the first catalogue sale of Arizona Auction week. Their inaugural Scottsdale Auction is scheduled for the evening of Wednesday, January 18th in Scottsdale, presenting an exciting sel...
Beach to Bridge Liberation Rally


Van 9 t/m 13 april 2017 organiseert Classic Events zijn derde Beach to Bridge Liberation Rally.

De afgelopen 2 edities was de start aan de Normandische kust en voerde door het Franse binnenland en via verschillende oorlogs musea richting Nederland, voor 2017 is er voor een andere opzet gekozen en start de rally in Oradour sur Glane.

Oradour sur Glane is een versch...
VSCC starts winter at Prescott
VSCC return to Prescott for the Winter Trials Season

Following another ever-successful Prescott Speed Hill Climb weekend in August, the Vintage Sports-Car Club will return to the famous Gloucestershire venue next weekend, as this time it plays host to the Club's annual Cotswold Trial on Saturday 19 November.

In the 1920s and 1930s, motoring Trials were a sport for the emergin...
The brightest London-to-Suntan ever?
SUN SHINES AS PIONEERING HORSELESS CARRIAGES MAKE THEIR WAY FROM LONDON TO BRIGHTON  
Veterans make their annual pilgrimage
First production RangeRover Sold

1970 Range Rover Classic - The first production ‘Range Rover’
SOLD: £91,400 By Coys at Alexandra Park

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You're never too old!!
A new adventure for the world's oldest rally navigator

 

Most of us look forward to taking things easy in retirement, let alone as we approach our 100th birthday. Yet for 98-year-old Dorothy Caldwell, the excitement never stops. Officially recognised by The Guinness Book of Records as the world's oldest rally navigator, she has just embarked on the Haka Classic, a 5,4...
Winner SAHB: Skinners Union
The winner of the SAHB Michael Sedgwick Award for 2016

 

WINNER:

Mike Harvey: Skinner's Union – A history of the Skinner family and the S.U. Company (published by The S.U. Carburetter Company)

RUNNERS UP: 

·     &n...
Aston Martin
David Brown Automotive flies the flag with Speedback GTs in red, white and blue

Coventry, England (31 October 2016): British-based, bespoke, luxury sports car maker, David Brown Automotive, has released 'Best of British' images of three of its latest production-specification Speedback GTs in patriotic red, white and blue exterior paint finishes. Take a look at the photoshoot behind-the-...
ERA works driver at work
               

&nbs...
Crawley - Halfway to paradise
CRAWLEY – HALFWAY TO PARADISE
FOR HARDY LONDON TO BRIGHTON
PARTICIPANTS AND SPECTATORS

Friendly Sussex town provides a welcome pit stop for veterans and a superb vantage point for spectators

Drive a modern car from London to Brighton and the journey ought to take less than two hours. Attempt the trip in a pioneering veteran car with little or no weather prote...
A peep into the treasure vault
Bremen begins with special shows about Karmann and Zündapp

140 design studies, prototypes and series models – the collection of models from the legendary body-maker Karmann in the Osnabrück VW factory is a real treasure vault. This largely inaccessible treasure trove of rarities is now opening its doors: for visitors to the Bremen Classic Motorshow 2017, running from Friday to Sunda...
Fabulous Voisin photos of last weekend, Montlhéry



For those who are interested, I  (Thierry Auffret) just published a little photo gallery about the Grandes Heures Automobiles ,

event of the last weekend.



Bonjour les Amis de Voisin (ou pas...),

si cela vous dit, je viens de mettre en ligne une petite galerie sur les Grandes Heures Automobiles

qui se sont déroulées le wee...
New Book "Morgan International Adventure II"

With Britain recovering from World War II, Morgan introduced the new Morgan +4 sports car. Sales were very limited not helped by the scarcity of steel supplies. The Morgan factory needed t...

AUSTRIA HISTORIC 2017
We nominate no winners, award no prices -
the AUSTRIA HISTORIC teams already have had won in your life
...
NOE HISTORIC 2017
Ein schönes Hotel, interessante Strecken, genussvolle Kellergassen,
keine Ehrungen, keine Sieger, keine Preise,
die Strecke (das Roadbook?) ist die Prüfung
Eine feine, stressfreie Fahrt mit Freunden durch eine herrliche Landschaft.
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Healthy pre-Goodwood sales by RM.
RM Sotheby's realizes £21.65 million with 76 percent of all lots sold at its 10th anniversary London sale, 7 September at Battersea Evolution

1960 Aston Martin DB4GT is the evening's top seller, making a record £2,408,000

Single-owner Porsche Collection steals the show, breaking multiple world records

An incredible £1,848,000 is paid for a 1995 Porsche 911 GT2, ...
Season finale at Loton Park


The Vintage Sports-Car Club will herald the end to another stellar Hill Climb season this weekend with the ever-popular Loton Park event on 10/11 September, as a capacity entry of over 180 Pre-war and Historic Racing and Sports-Cars descends on the idyllic Shropshire venue.

The ancestral home to the Leighton Family for over 300 years, and set within the...
Michael Sedgwick Award 2016 shortlist
The SAHB is delighted to announce a very strong shortlist of seven entries for the Michael Sedgwick Award for 2016:

"BMW MINI - An Enthusiast's Guide" - Sophie Williamson-Stothert - Crowood Press

"A Morgan-Jap Anthology" - Robin Rew - JRB Publishing

"The BSA Front Wheel Drive Cars" - Graham Skillern - Amberley Publishing

"No Speed Limit - Sixty Years...
Historics at Brooklands selling 84%
After an electrifying late summer auction on August 20th, we are immensely pleased and proud to say that Historics returned our best ever rate of sale, at 84%, for which we thank our legion of supporters.

This is a superb achievement, not only as it betters any Historics auction to date - and contrasts very positively against some poor auction results elsewhere - but also i...
$117.9 Million at auction RM Sotheby's Monterey


BLENHEIM, Ontario (August 23, 2016) –
  RM Sotheby’s, the world’s largest collector car auction house for investment-quality automobiles, continued its strong sales run in Monterey, Cali...

2016 VSCC Prescott - yet another ROARING succes.
The Vintage Sports-Car Club’s annual Prescott Vintage Speed Hill Climb summer weekend proved another roaring success, with thousands of Pre-war enthusiasts descending on the famous Gloucestershire venue for three days of top class Hill Climb competition and host of other Vintage attractions from Friday 5th to Sunday 7th August.

 

The long-standing event at the home o...
Youngster wins at Cadwell Park


Teenager Tom steals the show at another Vintage Cadwell


As the Vintage Sports-Car Club celebrated a remarkable 40 years of racing at Cadwell Park with its Shuttleworth and Nuffield Trophies Meeting on Sunday 24 July, it was 18-year old Tom Waterfield who stole the show, claiming the Voiturette Trophy in his Austin 7 Special.

Following in the footsteps of mot...
Aspects of Motoring history
Book Notice
19th July 2016
For immediate release
Publication of Aspects of Motoring History No. 12 - 2016

The Society of Automotive Historians in Britain (the SAHB) is proud to announce the publication of Aspects of History No. 12.
This softbound publication contains 113 pages, a colour cover, over 70 black & white illustrations and charts, and 5 pages of full co...
Blue diamond expands to support Riley race entries


Blue Diamond Riley Services agree to acquire K. Pointing Vintage Motor Engineering

Fivehead, Somerset, 7th July 2016

Blue Diamond Riley Services Limited are delighted to announce that they will be acquiring K. Pointing Vintage Motor Engineering.  John Lomas and Keith Pointing will both be present at the Le Mans Classic in 2016 to speak with customers abo...
From journalist to auctioneer…
H&H CLASSICS APPOINT MARTIN VAN DER ZEEUW AS AGENT IN THE NETHERLANDS & BENELUX COUNTRIES

Caption: Martin van der Zeeuw at the wheel for H&H Classics in the Netherlands – photo credit Max Earey

H&H Classics announced this week that it has appointed the well-known classic car and automotive journalist Martin van der Zeeuw (1958) as its representative in the B...
Another stunning summer of VSCC Hill Climbs
Press release:

Shelsley Walsh and Prescott to headline another stunning summer of VSCC Hill Climbs


The Vintage Sports-Car Club will again be at the heart of this summer's Historic motorsport season, with two long-celebrated Hill Climbs in the coming weeks, inc...
Paris-Rambouillet, 4th commemoration

4ecommémoration

Paris-Rambouillet

Peking Paris preparations by RPS

Everyone loves a winner and that's certainly true when its comes to preparing a car for the world's toughest endurance rally – The Peking to Paris Motoring Challenge. After preparing the Chevrolet Fangio Coupe crewed by Phil Garratt and Kieron Brown, winners of the 2013 event, Oxfordshire-based Rally Preparation Services (RPS) has worked with 24 competitors from across the world to rebuild...
Seeking nominations for SAHB Award


1 May 2016
Seeking nominations for the 2016 SAHB Michael Sedgwick Award

The Society of Automotive Historians in Britain is inviting nominations for the 2016 SAHB Michael Sedgwick Award.

The Society presents an annual award in the name of the famous motoring researcher and author Michael Sedgwick (1926-1983).

This award is made for a book on any asp...
Horseless Carriage Exhibition in London
Recreation of the 1896 Horseless Carriage Exhibition to showcase unique collection of early automotive history, alongside cars of the future and more from Imperial College London

London's first car show is to be recreated at its birthplace, 120 years on. Iconic vehicles from the turn of the century will gather at Imperial College London in Kensington for The Horseless Carriage Exhibitio...
1931 Talbot 105 wins Flying Scotsman

TALBOT ALPINE ENDS BENTLEY'S WINNING STREAK IN TOUGHEST FLYING SCOTSMAN RALLY TO DATE

The Talbot 105 Alpine of Gareth Burnett and Martyn Turner put an end to Bentley's winning streak as it crossed the finish line in what was the toughest Flying Scotsman rally in the event's eight-year history.

The 110 crews faced rain, hail, sleet and snow as they journeyed from the sta...
1923 Alfa Romeo RLS best preserved pre-war in Milano

Vintage and Prestige took home the silverware for the best preserved pre war car at the Milano Auto Classica with their stunning Alfa Romeo RLS Super Sport of 1923 in addition to best of show overall in post war for their Ferrari P3....
PreWar Riley arrives in Monte Carlo


Fivehead, Somerset 14 March 2015

Established pre-war Riley experts, Blue Diamond Services, have completed the grueling 2016 Monte Carlo Rally Classique in their 1931 1087cc Riley WD Tourer. Covering a distance of 1,700 miles in four days, the car crew of driver John Lomas (Managing Director of Blue Diamond Riley Services) and co-driver Gordon McAllan piloted the 85-year-old ...
PreWarCars at Lelystad
The Dutch 'Nationale Oldtimerdag Lelystad is an annual classic car show, on the third Sunday of June. The event is at the Bataviaboulevard in Lelystad. This year, like all years, there will be a lot of PreWar cars on display and also participating in the run. For now the following PreWarCars have signed in for this years event:

Panhard et Levassor Tonneau 1900
Fiat Tipo 24/32 Touri...
Mercedes 540K at the Houston Classic
Worldwide Auctioneers Announces the Addition of an Eight-Car Private Collection to be OFFERED WITHOUT RESERVE at The Houston Classic Auction,

April 23, 2016

MONTGOMERY, TEXAS – March 7, 2016 – Worldwide Auctioneers is pleased to announce the consignment of eight significant cars from a private collector to its 15th annual The Houston Classic Auction to be held Saturday, A...
Bringing Mercs to Stuttgart

Bonhams' return to Stuttgart for the annual single-marque Mercedes-Benz sale will be led by the magnificent 1928 Mercedes-Benz Model K 6,240cc Supercharged Torpedo Transformable. With its superb Saoutchik transformable coachwork, it is estimated at €800,000-1,200,000.

With the merger of Daimler and Benz in 1926, two of the motoring world's most significant motor manufacturing dy...
Techno-Classica Essen 2016
28th TECHNO-CLASSICA ESSEN 2016 –
SUMMIT MEETING OF AUTOMOBILE PASSION

from 6th * until 10th April 2016

The greatest classic-fair of the world with about 25 manufacturer presentations of the international vehicle industry Special exhibition: The most fascinating cars of the Mille Miglia 1955 All 21 exhibition halls and open areas of the fair Essen are fully booked Tech...
Bugatti 57SC VandenPlas at Bonhams, Amelia Island

17 February 2016 – New York – Bonhams is delighted to announce the addition of an extremely important motorcar to its second annual Amelia Island Auction next month – a 1937 Bugatti 57SC Sports Tourer with one-off coachwork by Vanden Plas. Well researched and documented by marque experts, this extremely desirable sports tourer – chassis number 57541 – is regarded by many as the gre...
Tom Hardman Ltd sponsor of VSCC!


The Vintage Sports-Car Club is delighted to welcome the support of Tom Hardman Limited, as sponsors of the live timing services at the Club's Race Meetings throughout the 2016 season, in association with the Club's nominated timekeepers, HS Sports Ltd.

The online service will provide 'live' to the second coverage from each of the five VSCC Race Meetings in 2016, including Si...
Steady Expo Bremen
Steady Attendance Figures

The Bremen Classic Motorshow ended its 14th year on Sunday, February 7, 2016 with good results. The organizers counted 44,612 attendees, maintaining last year's high attendance level (44,737). Satisfaction prevailed among exhibitors and attendees alike, with exhibitors pleased by the good sales figures and attendees happy with the array of offers – that is th...
Grand Palais Sale

- Bonhams commence European motoring auctions for 2016 with an impressive variety of incredible collectors’ motor cars at Grand Palais
- Leading the charge, the 1966 Ferrari 275 GTB, sold to a Parisien bidder in the room for €2,070,000 (£1,559,331) followed by the 1961 Aston Martin DB4 Series IV, sold for €609,500 (£459,136)
- In 2016 Bonhams will hos...

In memory of Stanley Mann


It is with great sadness that Benjafield’s Racing Club reports the death of its Life President and founder member, Stanley Mann, after a fall at his workshop on 4th February, 2016.

Stanley was a well known dealer in, and restorer of, vintage Bentleys, having acquired his first Bentley over 45 years ago. He went on to found the eponymous Stanley Mann Racing Team, and camp...
Young guns rule

It was a second consecutive VSCC Driving Tests triumph for 22-year old George Diffey as he followed his success at the Winter Driving Tests at Bicester Heritage in December with victory in the New Year’s event at Brooklands Museum on Sunday 31 January.

The son of renowned Historic racer, Simon Diffey, put on another impressive display in his 1930 ...

New Director of European Sales

Paul V.J. Koot was born in 1958 in Ede, a small town in the centre of the Netherlands. His father was an engineer with a passion for Italian sportscars, so he grew up getting his hands dirty. After high school he entered University, but also started spending considerable time on driving and repairing motorcycles and old cars. He opened his first professional classic ca...

MERCEDES-BENZ 540 K Special Roadster realizes 9.9 Milion US Dollar

PHOENIX, Arizona (January 29, 2016) –  A 1937 Mercedes-Benz 540 K Special Roadster sold for an outstanding $9,900,000 at RM Sotheby’s Arizona Biltmore sale in Phoenix tonight to enter the history books as the most valuable automobile ever sold during the famed Arizona auction week. The previous record for an automobile sold in Arizona was held by a Ferrari 250 LM, which garnered $9.625 ...
Oldtimerbeurs Klassieker


Paasweekend, 26, 27 & 28 maart 2016 is Drachten in de ban van oldtimers! Heel het Fries Congrescentrum (9000m2) is gevuld met klassiekers. Je kunt op deze gezellige locatie genieten van classic cars, motoren, bromfietsen,tractoren welke allen minimaal 25 jaar oud zijn. Ook zijn er deelnemers met miniaturen, jukeboxen,overige gadgets en worden er demonstraties gehouden. Handelaren,...
Goodwood 74th Members meeting


The 74th Goodwood Members’ Meeting (March 19-20, 2016) will showcase some of the most iconic sportscars of all time – the mighty 5-litre Group 5 cars which raced from 1969-71.

Under the regulations at the time, prototype racers were limited to 3-litre engines, but ‘production’ cars – of which at least 25 examples had to be built – were allowed to use 5-litre uni...
Trektocht der Pioniers (pre 1940)


Zondag 5 juni 2016 organiseren wij een show en rondrit voor voertuigen tot bouwjaar 1940 en bestuurders in aangepaste klederdracht. Hierbij nodigen wij u van harte uit een kijkje te komen nemen en te genieten van deze oude voertuigen en de sfeer op te snuiven. Wij komen samen  vanaf 10u aan “Hotel De Venne”, Wilde Kastanjelaan 21-23 te Genk.

De vrije rondrit van...
Memorial service for Philip Young


The Endurance Rally Association (ERA) will host a memorial service for its founder Philip Young at Brooklands Motor Museum on Wednesday 9 March, almost a year to the day after his death.

A prolific ambassador of the historic rally movement, Philip was a larger-than-life character who pushed motorsport boundaries, organising marathon and endurance rallies all over the globe...
Exhibition The automobile: a metaphor of modernity

Exhibition The automobile: a metaphor of modernity

Technical Museum Zagreb, Croatia,  11.1.-6.3.2016

17th Annual McPherson College C.A.R.S. Club Motoring Festival
McPherson College Automotive Restoration and C.A.R.S. Club invite you to the 17th Annual Car and Motorcycle show to be held on the campus of McPherson College. The show is one of the largest in the region and is completely organized and run by students enrolled in the Automotive Restoration program at McPherson College. What makes us unique is we’re the only school in the United State...
Kingsley Curtis Collection


From a magnificent Mercedes to a macabre hearse, the exceptionally diverse single-owner Kingsley Curtis Collection will be offered at Bonhams 20 March Goodwood Members’ Meeting sale. The collection – comprising 14 motor cars, one carriage and a Victorian hearse – comes from the late Kingsley Curtis, the pioneering chairman of refrigeration company, HRP. Leading the collection is...
40th Historic Winton Press Release

Fri 27, Sat 28 & Sun 29 May 2016
Historic Winton, Winton Motor Raceway, near Benalla, Victoria Australia
Conducted by the Austin 7 Club Inc A0003290N with assistance from the Historic Motorcycle Racing Association Vic

Historic Winton
Honouring the Past - Australia’s largest and most popular all-historic motor race meeting presents Two Big Days of non-stop ...
Long-lost Brough Superior Motorcycles discovered

They were believed to have been destroyed, but earlier this year, eight long-lost Brough Superior Motorcycles were discovered in a Cornish village. Unveiled for the first time in more than 50 years, ‘The ‘Broughs of Bodmin Moor’ will be offered at Bonhams Sale of Important Collectors’ Motorcycles at Stafford on 24 April 2016.

“This is one of the gr...

The Classic Six Nations

Grand Avenue announces Six Nations theme as classics from Italy, France, the UK and US, Germany and Japan battle for national honours

Italian beauty or America muscle? British tradition or French quirk? German efficiency or Japanese technology?
 
Ten hand-picked classic cars from each of the world’s six top car producing nations – 60 classics in all – will ...
Auto Retro Barcelona Motorshow
This classic Motorshow, Dean of Spain, held its 32nd Edition of the 4th to 7th December, in the Hall 8 of Fira de Barcelona's Montjuïc Fairgrounds with the participation of about 300 exhibitors from ten countries. ERMEvents reaffirms its leadership position in the Spanish calendar of trade events dedicated to the world of motor.   More info on www.autoretro.es  &n...
Car Crazy signing at bookstore with Citroen!


Join us on for a Sunday afternoon as we welcome Providence Journal Staff Writer, G. Wayne Miller for a book signing event for his new book, Car Crazy: The Battle for Supremacy between Ford and Olds and the Dawn of the Automobile Age.

In Car Crazy, G. Wayne Miller takes readers back to the wild and wooly years of the early automobile era—from 1893, when the first U.S.-bu...
Sunny London to Brighton for a change

Chris Evans joins hundreds of machines in the magical pilgrimage from London to Brighton. More than 380 pioneering veteran cars dating back to very the dawn of motoring enjoyed unseasonably mild conditions to take part in this year’s Bonhams London to Brighton Veteran Car Run. As tradition dictates, the 119th Anniversary Run set out from Hyde Park at day break and headed 60-mile...
1933 Chrysler ‘Best of Show’

The coveted ‘Best of Show’ and ‘People’s Choice’ honors were awarded today at the closing event of the 14th annual Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival, the Concours d’Elegance, held at the Port Royal Golf Club on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. The top honor at Sunday’s Concours d’Elegance, ‘Best of Show,’ was awarded to a 1933 Chrysler Custom Imperial Phaeton o...
Results Preserving the Automobile Auction

On Monday, Bonhams hosted the fourth annual Preserving the Automobile Auction at the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum in Philadelphia and achieved a highly respectable 86% sell-through rate making over $3,300,000. From automobiles of all eras and conditions to Civil War-era locomotives, collectors from around the world converged in Philadelphia for this uniquely focus...

Treasures at Retro Classics

The world’s oldest private collection of automobiles as a guest of RETRO CLASSICS: the Den Haag based Louwman Museum presents some of the most precious historic objects in the course of a special show in Stuttgart.

RETRO CLASSICS®, Europe’s largest classic car exhibition, will open doors for the 16th time at the end of March 2016. On 125,000 square metr...

RM Sotheby’s to offer ex-Fangio

- RM Sotheby’s secures ex-works 1956 Ferrari 290 MM by Scaglietti, chassis 0626, for its ‘Driven by Disruption’ sale, December 10 in New York City
- Built for racing legend and five-time World Champion Juan Manuel Fangio to compete in the 1956 Mille Miglia, 0626 was driven by the ‘Who’s Who’ of motorsport in period
- Career highlights include 1s...

Mile of style

Hundreds of veterans, classics, moderns and futuristic electric vehicles will turn London's premier shopping street into a unique free-to-view motor show for the day. A celebration of 125 years of motoring’s past, present and future awaits visitors to London’s Regent Street on Saturday, 31 October between 10.30am and 4pm. The annual free-to-view Regent Street Motor Show ...

Lee Iacocca Award at Hilton head


The Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival and Concours d’Elegance, one of the nation’s largest and fastest-growing automotive and motorsports enthusiast event weeks, will serve at the location for the final presentation of the Lee Iacocca Award.

The award, given for Dedication to Excellence in Pe...

Dress to impress

Spectators and participants to reward those in the best period dress on Sunday's evocative Veteran Car Run by sharing on Twitter and Instagram.

It’s not just the 400-plus historic cars from the dawn of motoring that hark back to Victorian and Edwardian times on the Bonhams London to Brighton Veteran Car Run, as many of the plucky participants also get into the nostalgic spirit...
Australian Auction Records

Theodore Bruce, Australia’s oldest auction house established in 1878, set a new Australian and indeed Southern Hemisphere record at its ‘Motorclassica’ sale held on Saturday evening in the impressive surroundings of the Royal Exhibition Building in Melbourne. The sale total of $3.7m was the highest ever recorded anywhere outside of the hotbeds...

Aviation Events at Hilton Head

The Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d’Elegance, one of the nation’s largest and fastest-growing automotive and motorsports enthusiast event weeks, announces the newest additions to its 2015 schedule of events. The inaugural Flights & Fancy Aeroport Gala, to be held at the Hilton Head Island Ai...

Return of the VSCC Trials Season

As the Club’s Race and Speed Calendar comes to its conclusion – notwithstanding our Autumn Sprint finale at Goodwood on 24 October – attention now turns to the ever-popular Trials Season, which returns from a mid-season break with our historic Welsh Weekend, based once again in the Welsh Border town of Presteigne, Powys this weekend.

The Trial...

Via Flaminia for Early Birds


Until October 31st you get a discount of € 290 on the regular registration fee. No € 3.490, - but only € 3.200, - for a crew of two. For this sum you get an all-inclusive rally for two; excellent hotels, most lunches, six diners, often at special locations, and a lot of fun. You can opt to take the motorail from Düsseldorf to Verona and back.

The Via Flamin...

This Saturday auction at Dragone Classic Center in Westport CT
Dragone Auctions is pleased to announce its 2015 Fall Auction at the Dragone Headquarters located in the coastal New England town of Westport, Connecticut taking place on Saturday October 17. Sixty fine automobiles will be auctioned, many of which have been tucked away for almost a half century.  These cars include an astonishing 1924 Supercharged Mercedes 24/100/140 Fleetwood sport touring e...
Brass era machines best ever results in Hershey


- RM Sothebys achieves strongest results to date in Pennsylvania at its annual Hershey auction, October 8-9
- Brass Era machines are top-sellers at $16.3 million sale, led by dramatic 1913 Pierce-Arrow Model 66-A Seven-Passenger Touring at $830,500
- Best-of-category American Classics also exceed pre-sale estimates, with stunning restorations commanding premium price...
Power Beauty and Rarity

- RM Sotheby’s presents one of only nineteen Zagato-bodied Aston Martin DB4GTs ever produced
- To be joined by a stunning, concours-winning 1955 Siata 208S Spider
- ‘Driven by Disruption’, RM Sotheby’s Manhattan sale is building to be a showcase of automotive perfection and beauty  
- Exclusive auction and exhibition to feature carefully curated...

Original Isotta Fraschini joins London to Brighton

A unique veteran car that Italian dictator Benito Mussolini once donated to the Henry Ford Museum will be making a guest appearance as a special invited entry on the Bonhams London to Brighton Veteran Car Run on Sunday, 1 November. Historically significant, the 1901 Isotta Fraschini is chassis number one, the very first car to wear the famous ‘IF’ badge. At that time the...

Provisional 2016 Festival of Speed and Revival dates

Goodwood is delighted to announce provisional dates for the 2016 Festival of Speed and Revival, ahead of tickets going on general sale on 5 November.

The Festival of Speed, which celebrates the very best from the past and present of motoring and motor sport, will be held on 23-26 June, 2016*.

As u...

Driven by Disruption


Presented by RM Sotheby’s December 10, 2015
Preview dates: December 5 – 9, 2015
Location: Sotheby’s New York 1334 York Avenue New York, New York United States 10021
Admission: Visit www.rmsothebys.com for admission information.

RM Sotheby’s, the world’s largest collector car auction house for investment-quality automobiles, returns to Manhattan...
Stand space for InterClassics Maastricht sold out

The exhibitor stand spaces for the 23rd edition of InterClassics Maastricht are now sold out, three months before the start of the exhibition. With 35,000 m2 of exhibition floor space for 275 exhibitors, InterClassics Maastricht is the largest classic-car event in the Benelux. The main themes at this edition are 100 years of BMW and British Royals: ...

Beauty, brains and brawn

Formula 1 technical supremo Ross Brawn gears up for a second trip down memory lane to Brighton. The magic of the annual Bonhams London to Brighton Veteran Car Run always attracts a host of high profile personalities from right across sporting and entertainment spectrums. Last year’s staging of the world’s longest-running motoring event starred TV personality Paul Hollywood and Olympic he...
Frederiksen collection brakes records

- Bonhams first auction in Denmark was the country’s highest grossing auction ever, with 92% sold at the 26 September Frederiksen Collection Sale
- The auction included the 1930 Duesenberg Model J Disappearing Top Roadster, sold for DKK 17,825,000 (£1,764,675), now the most valuable car ever sold at auction in Denmark
- Eleven rare Rolls-Royce motor cars sold, ...

Final Call for Autumn Racing!!


Racers needed!
Double headers for your pre-war Aston:

Castle Combe, 3 October, One VSCC race and one Aston Martin race
AMOC Silverstone, 10 October, Pre-war Challenge and separate Horsfall race.

Autumn Sun:
Portimao, 23-25 October, Motor Racing Legends final race of the year.

Contact VSCC, AMOC, Castle Combe circuit or Motor Raci...
FEHAC Classic Car Academy at InterClassics


FEHAC, the Dutch special interest group for classic car clubs, will be presenting the FEHAC Academy during InterClassics Maastricht. The FEHAC Academy offers a multifaceted programme of classes and workshops given by top experts from the industry. The first speaker that FEHAC has announced is Professor van Wee, professor at the Delft University of Technology, and frequently consulted ...
Where to see the Brighton Bells


Subtle route revisions will make it even easier for spectators to enjoy the splendour of the Bonhams London to Brighton Veteran Car Run. As many as half a million spectators will line the route of the Bonhams London to Brighton Veteran Car Run this November, when the longest running motoring event in the world sets off on its annual adventure from London to Brighton (Sunday 1 November...
Brass and classic era rarities set for Hershey

- RM Sotheby’s readies for highly anticipated Hershey, Pennsylvania sale, October 8-9
- Perfectly matched to the AACA Fall Meet setting, latest highlights comprise early American and European motoring rarities, including a 1913 Pierce-Arrow Model 66-A Seven-Passenger Touring and a 1914 Rolls-Royce 40/50 HP Silver Ghost Landaulette
- Complete digital c...

The Gordon Willey motor car collection

Bonhams is pleased to announce the sale of the Lancashire-based Gordon Willey collection of 12 rare and valuable collectors’ motor cars. Of the collection, five will be sold at Bonhams annual Bond Street Sale, taking place at Bonhams global headquarters at 101 New Bond Street on 6 December. The remaining seven motor cars will be offered at Bonhams’ December Sa...

Goodwood Revival attracts record crowd

A record sell-out crowd of 149,000 enjoyed a sensational 18th Goodwood Revival Meeting during the weekend of September 11-13 at the iconic Goodwood Motor Circuit. The outstanding on-track moments of the weekend included the first gathering in history of all six original Shelby Daytona Coupes – on the 50th anniversary of the organisation’s World Sportscar title – ...

13 rare Rolls Royces


It’s a rare treat to own a Rolls-Royce, and quite a feat to own more than one. Henrik Frederiksen is the proud owner of an incredible thirteen Rolls-Royce motor cars, each to be offered at Bonhams single-owner Frederiksen Collection Sale, taking place 26 September.

- 1931 ROLLS-ROYCE PHANTOM I PLAYBOY ROADSTER
- The ex-Maharaja of Patiala and Richard J. Solove 1913 R...
30 Bugattis at InterClassics Brussels

The history of Bugatti is the main theme at the first edition of the InterClassics event in Brussels. The history of this famous brand will be presented at the Brussels Expo with the aid of no fewer than 30 Bugattis. The first edition of InterClassics Brussels will be held this year from Friday 6 through Sunday 8 November. The organisers of the clas...

Barn find Bentley doubles estimate

A 1929 Bentley 4½-litre, recently unearthed from a family barn after 30 years, sold at Bonhams Sale at the Beaulieu International Autojumble for an incredible £695,900.

“The vendor only recently found the car gathering dust in his grandfather’s garage, and expected it to be valued at a fraction of the amount we’ve achieved at today’s aucti...

Significant pieces of transportation history

Bonhams is to sell five significant pieces of transportation history from the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago. The locomotives and cars have been housed at the museum on full-time display for over 80 years and will now be sold at Bonhams’ “Preserving the Automobile” auction at the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum in...

Fascinating early and classic era collections

- RM Sotheby’s brings two private collections rich in automotive history to its annual Hershey sale, October 8-9 in Pennsylvania
- Auction headlined by the Richard Roy Estate Collection, 25 automobiles with strong New Jersey and Pennsylvania ties
- Event also features selection of 10 pre-1916 vehicles from the esteemed Harold Coker Collection
- Complet...

The best car in the world

- Bonhams single-owner Frederiksen Collection Sale features 13 outstanding classic Rolls-Royce motor cars

- The sale on 26 September will be the first time Bonhams conducts an auction in Denmark. The location for this historic auction will be a picturesque 16th-century manor house Lyngsbækgaard, set in the Mols Bjerge national park near Aarhus, Den...

Goodwood 74th Members' Meeting 2016
The Goodwood Road Racing Club is delighted to announce that the 74th Members’ Meeting will be held on the weekend of March 19-20, 2016, at Goodwood Motor Circuit.

 

The Members’ Meeting was revived in 2014 for members of the GRRC...
One-of-a-kind motor cars

Ten incredibly rare, and in some cases, one-of-a-kind, motor cars, lead Bonhams’ inaugural Chantilly Sale. “Bonhams Chantilly sale offers a carefully curated selection of very special motor cars, several of which are unique, whilst others have been produced in very small numbers,” said Philip Kantor, Bonhams European Head of Motoring. 

Th...

Labor Day Weekend tradition for 45 years

- Auctions America announces new highlights for its Auburn Fall Collector Car Weekend, September 2-6 at Indiana’s historic Auburn Auction Park
- 1,000 quality collector cars expected for multi-day auction; traditional offering of American Classics, sports and muscle cars complemented by selection of high-performance machines
- Latest highlights  ...

Pinnacle and Honored Collectors Named

Each year, the Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d’Elegance features leading automotive collectors from around the world and the 14th annual edition of this celebration follows suit. Among the notable names visitors and enthusiasts will encounter at the 2015 event are Fred Guyton and William “Tom” Gerrard, selected resp...

This weekend Prescott Hill Climb

As is the long-standing tradition, the Vintage Sports-Car Club head to Gloucestershire this first weekend in August for the undoubted ‘jewel in the crown’ of the Vintage motorsport year – the historic Prescott Vintage Speed Hill Climb, first held in 1938.

Over 300 of the finest Pre-war Racing and Sports-Cars will be in action at the famo...

Yellow Peril races to Hershey

- RM Sothebys returns to Hershey, Pennsylvania for its ninth annual sale during the AACA Eastern Division Fall Meet week, October 8 9
- Two-day auction presents superb selection of more than 100 automobiles and select memorabilia
- Early Brass Era highlights led by 1911 Oldsmobile Autocrat Yellow Peril, a powerhouse racing machine of its time
- Event ...

Ripping yarns!

There’s a great narrative behind all the pre-1905 vehicles entering the annual Bonhams London to Brighton Veteran Car Run 

Each and every one of the 450 remarkable vehicles that enter the annual Bonhams London to Brighton Veteran Car Run has its own extraordinary tale to tell. Some of these venerable machines dating back to the dawn of motori...

American Classics shine at RM Sotheby

- RM Sotheby’s continues successful sales run in Michigan generating $7.4 million at its 21st annual Motor City auction
- 1930s-era American classics claim top sales led by 1935 Duesenberg Model SJ Dual-Cowl Phaeton at $852,500
- European highlights include a 2001 BMW Z8 for $192,500 and a 1989 Porsche 911 Turbo Coupe for $176,000
- Detroit-area auction a...

Tewkesbury Classic Vehicle Festival


Tewkesbury Classic Vehicle Festival goes airborne
This highly successful event, staged on 23rd August, 200 yards from M5 Junction 9 on Tewkesbury School playing field is moving up a gear!

MIDLANDS AIR AMBULANCE will use TEWKESBURY CLASSIC VEHICLE FESTIVAL as its base for the day, responding to calls and returning as needed! And the MAAC “Helibounce” bouncy ...
Fall Florida Autofest


Formerly Zephyrhills Autofest, Fall Florida Autofest makes its new home at the SUN 'n FUN complex in Lakeland, FL November 12-15, 2015. Two day car show, collector car auction and automotive swap meet. For more information, click here.

...
Delahaye out of hibernation

An automobile certain to attract great attention during Monterey Car Week has been entered in the Rick Cole Auction in Monterey. An ultra-rare, Figoni et Falaschi-bodied Delahaye 135M, known as a Narval , and one of only seven built, is as dramatic a vehicle in concept and history as any serious collector anywhere could ever want to cons...

Vintage Club Day at Oulton park


To celebrate the return of the Vintage Sports-Car Club to Oulton Park this weekend, the Club joins forces with MSV to host a very special Vintage Club Day at the circuit on Sunday 19 July to complement Saturday’s Vintage and Historic Race Meeting. With free entry to all, the day will offer a full programme of Vintage motoring and other entertainment in a relaxed ‘Garden Party’ ...
Vauxhall to sponsor London-Brighton

The very first Vauxhall car was built in 1903 in Vauxhall, south London ­after which the company moved to Luton (still its UK home) in 1905. Today, part of the Luton site is given over to Vauxhall’s own Heritage Centre where many significant cars from its past are housed.
 
One of the most important is a 1904 6hp single-cylinder two-seater, but this is no dusty muse...
Historic Single Owner Sale in Denmark


- Bonhams announce the Frederiksen Collection, a single-owner sale of 48 significant motor cars, taking place Saturday 26 September
- Assembled over several decades by Danish gentleman Mr. Henrik Frederiksen, the collection is one of Europe’s finest, featuring models from the pantheon of greats – including Alvis, Bentley, Cadillac, Duesenberg, Hispano-Suiza, Horch, Isotta Fras...
New ownership Blue Diamond Riley Services

Established pre-war Riley experts, Blue Diamond Services, are delighted to announce that the business will shortly be under new ownership. The new ownership team, headed up by VSCC member and Riley aficionado, John Lomas, will complete the purchase of the business in the coming weeks. Blue Diamond Services, which has thrived under the previous ownership of Ian Gladstone for some forty years...
Results automobiles sur les champs VIII

It was in the main hall of the Théâtre du Rond-Point des Champs-Elysées, a stone’s throw from Artcurial’s Headquarters, that Maître Hervé Poulain began the 8th edition of the « Automobiles sur les Champs » series of sales. To loud applause, the auction finished just after 21.30, having realised a total of 11 208 344 € / 12 777 512 $, with 80 ...

InterClassics & TopMobiel become InterClassics Maastricht

InterClassics & TopMobiel become InterClassics Maastricht: a new name for well-established event. The 23rd edition of InterClassics will be held at MECC Maastricht from Thursday 14 January to Sunday 17 January 2016. The themes for the 2016 edition are ‘100 years BMW’ and ‘British Royals: Bentley & Rolls-Royce’.

A single strong European brand name...

National Oldtimerday The Netherlands

Expected pre 1940 cars for the National Oldtimerday in Lelystad, June 21 2015 (The Netherlands): 

Update May 26, 2015:
Ford A Speedster Boattail 1930 / Buick Model 10 Tourer 1909 / Cadillac Model 30 Speedster 1914 / CID Baby 1912 / American LaFrance 75 1916 / American LaFrance 39 1917 / Dodge Brothers Open Tourer 1917 / ...
Denise McCluggage 1927-2015


Denise McCluggage was one of us. She was an honored and respected author, journalist, racer, rally driver, photographer. At Amelia, a tenured judge with a fine eye, a long and deep memory for detail and possessed of an unflinching honesty. And, it must be said, she was an intellectual. 

She was one of the founders and the Editor of Competition Press, America...
Pre -1940 Triumph Motor Club Annual Rally


If last years’ record attendance is anything to go by, the forthcoming Annual Rally organized by the Pre-1940 Triumph motor Club is not to be missed. The event will be held in the splendid grounds of Upton House, near Hornton, Banbury on Sunday 14th June 2015, and is likely to involve a display of over 35 Triumph cars from the late 1920s to 19...
The golden age of motorsport

Les Grandes Heures Automobiles - the golden age of motorsport at the Linas-Montlhéry racetrack. Step back in time to the heyday of motorsport on a legendary track!

The event Les Grandes Heures Automobiles is only in 5 months. Enthusiasm is right here: since the announcement of the event one month ago, we have already reached 1 600 regular followers on our Facebook page!&nbs...
Historic Grand Prix Zandvoort 2015


The organisation of the Historic Grand Prix Zandvoort 2015 proudly presents its event timetable and a handy new website that keeps all fans of historic race cars up to date with the latest news, schedule, ticket information and background stories. Spectators will be treated with nineteen races and four demonstrations during the final weekend of August 2015. Tickets are available at&nb...
Andrews Collection sells at over $50 million

THE MOST SIGNIFICANT SINGLE-VENDOR AUTOMOBILE COLLECTION SALE: RM SOTHEBY’S SELLS PRIZED PAUL & CHRIS ANDREWS COLLECTION FOR RECORD $53.9 MILLION

- RM Sotheby’s sale of the Paul & Chris Andrews Collection sets new record for a single-vendor automobile auction
- Top-seller: 1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica SWB Cabriolet rea...

A new golden age in China

China Rendez-Vous, the organizer of one of the most acclaimed Concours d'Elegance in Asia, Bund Classic, is delighted to report a breakthrough forecast on Import Policy Change in Shanghai's Free Trade Zone, which could strongly impact the classic car sector. Recent developments send a new ray of hope for the Chinese classic car collector community, which is actively seeking ...

Bouw een vooroorlogse auto binnen twee uur


Altijd al genoten van mooie klassiekers? Bouw dan nu uw eigen model bij Carrosseriebouw Jansen tijdens de open dagen op 9 & 10 mei.
U kunt op beide dagen een bouwpakket in elkaar zetten en op die manier een goede kijk krijgen op alle facetten om van een roestig chassis weer een schitterende automobiel te maken. Tegen een achtergrond van de mooiste voertuigen worden alle dim...
Flying Scotsman 2015 Results

The sun shone down on this year’s Flying Scotsman Rally as the 110-strong field of pre-war cars battled it out over 750 miles from Leeds to Scotland’s Gleneagles in three days. It was William Medcalf, last year’s winner, with navigator Tony Brooks in the 1925 Bentley Super Sports that raised the winner’s cup at the finish line of what has been called the toughest short pre-war rally ...
Techno-Classica Essen 190.000 visitors

Techno-Classica Essen 2015 was a total success: This was ensured by the 190,000 visitors from all over the world who were en route in the halls and on the outdoor sites at Messe Essen on the past five days. Over 1,250 exhibitors presented a unique range of available oldtimers, classic & prestige automobiles, motorsport, motorbikes, spare parts, restoration and clubs. A l...

1935 SS90 at Greenwich

Bonhams is proud to announce that it has been entrusted to handle the sale of cars from the Estate of Geoffrey Howard, including examples of both the ultra rare SS90 Roadster and Jaguar SS100 Roadster. A passionate Jaguar enthusiast for more than 40 years, civil engineer Geoffrey Howard favored a different sort of engineering as his pastime – that of vintage and classic automobiles, i...
Seeking nominations for the Michael Sedgwick Award

The Society of Automotive Historians in Britain is inviting nominations for the 2015 SAHB Michael Sedgwick Award.

The Society presents an annual award in the name of the famous motoring researcher and author Michael Sedgwick (1926-1983).

This award is made for a book on any aspect of British motoring, written in the English language, and published in the twelve months...
Revs opens the Rivals Exhibit

This week, The Revs® Institute for Automobile Research, Inc., Naples, FL, opens its first multi-media exhibition The Rivals:  A Golden Moment in Grand Prix History, which runs through November.  It demonstrates an epic David and Goliath battle through the legendary Mercedes-Benz W196 and the Lancia D50, two of the most beautiful and technically sophisticated Grand Prix cars of the...
Auburn Spring Collector Car Weekend

- A Spring tradition, Auctions America’s popular Auburn Spring Collector Car Weekend returns May 7 – 9 to Indiana’s Auburn Auction Park
- Multi-day auction lifts gavel on diverse roster of some 500 quality vehicles
- Sale highlights include an immaculate 1970 Dodge Hemi Challenger R/T Hardtop; an extremely rare 2006 Ford GTX1 TT ‘Spyder’; and the Preston Evans Motorcycle ...
Beach pics in Essen!

Techno-Classica Essen 2015 - A Hint of the Jet Set at Messe Essen

Several Legendary Fiat Jollys Whetted the Visitors' Appetite for Techno-Classica Essen. In the run-up to Techno-Classica Essen 2015 from April 15 to 19, the organiser S.I.H.A. and Messe Essen presented a foretaste of the global fair for automobile passion: The fair makers showed several of the legend...
Bonhams auction at Chantilly Concours


- Bonhams record breaking motoring department announce the Chantilly Sale, a debut auction at the second edition of Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille
- The brand new auction will be Bonhams second dedicated motoring sale for France, taking place at the countries top Concours event 
- The sale will take place on Saturday 5 September 2015

Bon...
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...
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...

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...

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 ...

Keels & Wheels Uncorked Event

WHO:
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...

Artcurial’s record breaking sale

Artcurial Motorcars will once again conduct the official auction sale at the Retromobile Show, in Paris on 6 February 2015, attracting both French and international enthusiasts and collectors. In the year when the Retromobile Show celebrates its 40th anniversary, the collectors’ car department at Artcurial will present 155 lots of automobilia and 176 exceptional a...

Historic Winton 2015

Early notice of the 2015 Historic Winton race and display meeting, Winton Motor Raceway, Victoria, Australia.


Fri 29, Sat 30 & Sun 31 May 201...

65th Anniversary of the Measham Rally


A wintry North Yorkshire awaits an entry of almost 40 Vintage and Pre-war cars, who head to the picturesque surroundings of Thirsk for the Vintage Sports-Car Club’s traditional season opener, the Measham Rally, taking place overnight this coming weekend, the 17/18 January. 

65 years since the inaugural event in 1950, the Measham remains a seminal fixture on the Clu...
Trektocht der Pioners (pré 1940)


Zondag 7 juni 2015 organiseren wij een show en rondrit voor veteraanmotoren en auto’s tot bouwjaar 1940 en bestuurders in aangepaste klederdracht. Hierbij nodigen wij u van harte uit een kijkje te komen nemen en te genieten van deze oude voertuigen en de sfeer op te snuiven. Wij komen samen  vanaf 10u aan “Hotel De Venne”, Wilde Kastanjelaan 21-23 te Genk. De vrije rondrit ...
AUTO RETRO BRUGGE 31JAN-1FEBR 2015


35th AUTO RETRO BRUGGE with CITROËN DS and MORGAN in the spotlights

On Saturday January 31 and Sunday February 1st 2015 the 35th edition of AUTO RETRO BRUGGE will be held at the Beurshall in Bruges (B). This year’s highlight themes are the iconic CITROËN DS, introduced nearly 60 years ago, and the English make MORGAN, building cars for over a century, but still...
ClassicAuto Madrid

February 20th to 22th ClassicAuto Madrid

Around of 300 exhibitors from 10 countries will take in this 6th edition of the international classic motorshow.

ClassicAuto Madrid Motorshow celebrates in 2015 the sixth edition and is the manifestation of greater relevance for the Spanish fans...

Sir Greg Knight joins H&H

H&H Classics is pleased and very proud to announce that The Right Honourable Sir Greg Knight MP is joining Europe's longest-established specialist auction house as a Non Executive Director.

Sir Greg, the Member of Parliament for East Yorkshire, has impeccable credentials for the role. Since 2001 he has been Chairman of the All Party Parliamentary Historic Vehicles Group, wh...
The Andrews Collection with RM

RM Auctions, the world’s largest collector car auction house, lifts the gavel on the prized and highly respected Paul and Chris Andrews Collection during a single-vendor sale in Fort Worth, Texas, April 30 – May 2, 2015.&nbs...

'Saoutchik' Winner of the Year

In association with EFG and Octane Magazine, the International Historic Motoring Award for Publication of the Year was awarded to Peter M. Larsen and Ben Erickson, authors of Saoutchik, at an awards ceremony held November 20th, 2014 at London’s St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel. There are only 2 leatherbound editions and just over 100 regular editions left, order yours before it is too l...
Artcurial at Retromobile

On 6 February 2015 Artcurial Motorcars returns to Paris for the official Retromobile Salon auction sale. This will be an unmissable event, bringing together French and international car collectors and enthusiasts. In 2014, Artcurial Motorcars realised almost 30 million euros/ 40 million dollars in this extraordinary sale, selling 85% of the lots offe...

RM Arizona, first of the 2015 season

RM Auctions, the world’s largest collector car auction house for investment-quality automobiles, kicks off the 2015 auction season with its 16th ...

Cunningham 2014 Nicholas-Joseph Cugnot Award Winner!

In October, 2014 it was announced that Cunningham author, Richard Harman, won the Society of Automotive Historians prestigious Nicholas-Joseph Cugnot Award. The award is presented each year for the book which best advances the understanding of the history of the automobile in the previous calendar year. Harman will be presented with the award at the SAH European Dinner in Paris at the Automo...
Motorclassica Australia, Auction results

Theodore Bruce Auctioneers and Valuers, Australia’s oldest house established in 1878, achieved record sales at its classic car auction held at Motorclassica in Melbourne on October 25th.

Topping the bill was a 1954 Bentley R-Type Continental, the only one of its kind delivered new to Australia and held in single ownership for the last 37 years, which sold for A...

Concours d’Elegance of Texas

The 4th Annual Houston Classic Motorcar Weekend is set for April 24-26, 2015, one week earlier than in previous years, launching with a special kick-off preview fundraising event for the Concours d’Elegance of Texas Charities on Thursday, November 13, 2014, from 6 to 8 p.m. at La Toretta Lake Resort & Spa, 600 La Torretta Blvd., Montgomery, Texas.

The April...

Pre War Swap Meet May 14th-16th 2015 Luray VA
Olympic gold medalists at London to Brighton

The 2014 Bonhams London to Brighton Veteran Car Run will be a glittering affair as not one but two multiple Olympic gold medalists are set to tackle the world’s oldest motoring event. Sir Steve Redgrave, CBE, winner of five consecutive Olympic golds in rowing from 1984-2000, is the latest sporting knight paying tribute to motoring’s pioneers. 

C is for Cadillac

RM Auctions, the world’s largest collector car auction house for investment-quality automobiles, celebrated the annual AACA Eastern Division Fall Meet this week (October 9 – 10) with its best Hershey performance to date: $14,074,250 in total sales with a very strong 93 percent of all lots sold. Generated by the sale of 157 vehicles and select memora...

Underslung ends high up!

Bonhams hosted its forward-thinking Preserving the Automobile auction at the Simeone Automotive Museum in Philadelphia on Monday with exciting results. With a very respectable 80% sell-through rate and nearly $4-million achieved, the third annual sale was up 20% over last year indicating, once again, continued confidence in the collector car market and the strength of Bon...

1903 Panhard et Lavassor at Bonhams London to Brighton

A 1903 Panhard et Levassor Model KB Four-Cylinder Side-Entrance Phaeton - first owned by Spanish aristocrat the Marques of Ivanrey - will star in Bonhams annual London to Brighton sale. Ricardo Soriano, the Marques of Ivanrey, received the Panhard new in January 1903, heralding it the 18th car ever to be registered in Madrid, Spain. Soriano was a well-k...

1931 Duesenberg Best in Show

A 1931 Duesenberg Tourster by Derham owned by Joseph and Margie Cassini of West Orange, NJ received top honors at the inaugural Concours d’Elegance at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens. The show field featured more than 170 vintage automobiles and motorcycles. The  Best in...
Motorcars of 1915 at Stan Hywet 2015

Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, one of the nation’s most iconic residences arising from the American Country Estate movement of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, has announced its featured marque for the 2015 Concours d’Elegance at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens. “Since 1915 is the 100th anniversary of Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens we will feature ‘The Motorcars ...

Cannonball bikes stolen (Update)

UPDATE (sep 24): "Motorcycle Cannonball Support Truck has been recovered by Tacoma Sheriffs Department. Support Trailer, Cannonball motorcycles and equipment still missing. Team Carson Classic Motors is STILL offering a $20,000 reward, which may very well be increased as supporters have offered to donate. HELP BRING THESE MOTORCYCLES HOME. Find the scum!!!"

In the night of 22-23 S...
Pre 1919 Autumn Rally Belgium

Le 2ème Pre 1919 Autumn Rally se déroulera pendant 3 jours avec départ et arrivée chaque jour à Mechelen. Le nombre de chambres de l’hôtel est limité à 19 chambres pour deux personnes. Une nuitée le jeudi 16 octobre est possible via les organisateurs. Une participation d’un jour est possible. 

Départ et arrivée sont...

Baby Bugatti Stolen

Bad news from our highly appreciated reader Henrik Schou-Nielsen from Denmark. His friend Jorgen Hansen had lent out his Baby Bugatti to a local fashion boutique. Unfortunately some thugs liked it also. They smashed the shop front window and took the car. Has anybody seen it? Please let us know!

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The Bund Classic – Golf Team Trophy

Considered Chinas Premier Concours dElegance, the three-day celebration is attracting the attention of car collectors and automobile aficionados from across China, Asia-Pacific and the world. Held in the magnificent setting of Shanghais legendary Bund at Waitanyuan No.1, the former British Consulate residence, the location is the ideal backdrop to show off the elegance an...

A-to-Z at Hershey

RM Auctions will reaffirm its reputation as the specialist for private collections, October 9 – 10, when it lifts the gavel on two prominent North American collections at its annual Hershey, Pennsylvania sale. Celebrating the passions and collecting philosophies of John Moir Jr. and Jeffrey Day, the two collections lead an impressive roster of more than 160 automobil...

Lagonda ‘EPE97’ at Goodwood

The Lagonda LG45R Rapide - 'EPE 97' - one of the most visibly recognisable pre-war sports racing cars, is to be offered at Bonhams Goodwood Revival sale on 13th September, estimated at £1,400,000 – 1,800,000. It is a car that author and motoring historian Geoffrey Seaton notably described as 'the most famous Lagonda of all', and is one of the few cars of any period that h...

1934 Packard at Auburn Auction

Aristocratic in vivid two-tone green with a black canvas top, the 1934 Packard Twelve 1108 Convertible Sedan, sporting custom coachwork by Dietrich, is one of the significant classic motorcars to be offered for sale to the highest bidder at The Auburn Auction this Labor Day weekend. Hosted by Worldwide Auctioneers, the 7th annual event will be held Saturday, Aug. 30th in the...

Classic Car Sensation

Op zaterdag 18 en zondag 19 oktober 2014 is het voor autofanaten en designliefhebbers in de IJsselhallen Zwolle goed toeven, want dan wordt voor de eerste keer Classic Car Sensation Zwolle gehouden. Op 10.000 vierkante meter oppervlakte zullen daar de mooiste en meest exclusieve klassieke en sportieve auto’s worden getoond.

Classic Car Sensation Zwolle wordt georganiseerd door Onsc...

Grand Prix des Clubs


We are pleased to present you the entry list of the clubs invited to Chantilly Arts & Clubs Elegance Richard Mille, event to be held in the Château Estate privatized for the occasion, on Sunday, September 7, 2014. The clubs are an essential part of all Peter Auto events. The novelty is that at Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille they will be at the heart of it all.
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2014 Bloomsburg Nationals

The best laid plans as part of any collector car weekend are for not if the weather does not cooperate.  With the 2014 Bloomsburg Nationals presented by PPG, not only did it do that, but Mother Nature delivered one of the best August weekends in recent history for Carlisle Events.  The annual offering in Columbia County hosted an amazing array of collector cars, a ...

Honeymoon Auburn to be sold by Worldwide Auctioneers

There’s a lot to appreciate when you’re looking at a stunning 1935 Auburn 851SC Boattail Speedster. But one with this kind of history – involving a single owner’s cherished attention and TLC for 45 years – raises not only the eyebrows, but the automobile’s prestige, and appeal.

Known as the "Honeymoon Auburn," the sleek 851SC Speedster has been descri...

Townsend Auction, August 30
SAT 30 AUGUST 2014
ENTRIES NOW INVITED
SELLERS 2.5% COMMISSION
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E: classics@townsend-auctions.co.uk
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Honor 100 Years of Dodge

The 2014 season for Carlisle Events has been one of special milestones and celebrations across the board.  While it all starts with a 40-year celebration for the company itself, many shows on the Carlisle schedule have boasted a special celebration of some sort.  The trend continues on July 11 as part of the Carlisle Chrysler Nationals.  While the event its...

6ème Edition de la Traboulée

Temps fort de l’été pour tous les passionnés de vieilles autos de la région, la tant attendue Traboulée partira le dimanche 3 août prochain de Charbonnièresles-Bains (69). Initiée en 2009 par le Club des 3A (Club des Amateurs d’Automobiles Anciennes), cette nouvelle édition promet un florilège de 2 et 4 roues historiques… pour le plus grand plaisir des yeu...

Bonhams Goodwood Results

The brutally fast 1954 Ferrari 375-Plus led the pack at £10.7 million ($18.2 million USD)
Sale achieved £22.6 million ($38.4 million USD)
Ancient classic: 1902 De Dietrich sold for astounding £998,300
Modern classic: 1975 Lamborghini Countach sells for £953,500

Bonhams’ annual Festival of Speed Sale saw spectacular results, with the ‘Fea...

Louwman accepteert Museumkaart

Vanaf 1 juli 2014 accepteert het Louwman Museum in Den Haag de Museumkaart, waarmee het museum gratis te bezoeken is. Het museum verwacht dat door acceptatie van de kaart nog meer mensen kennis kunnen maken met de prachtige collectie antieke en klassieke automobielen. Meer dan 1 miljoen mensen hebben een museumkaart, die onbeperkt toegang geeft tot 400 musea in Nederland.

Maserati joins Bund Classic

China Rendez-Vous is proud to announce that Maserati, one of the leading luxury and performance carmakers in the world, has joined Bund Classic 2014 as a key partner to celebrate their centenary. Maserati will have a major presence at the show and will be integrated in numerous ways to tell their storied history to the assembled VIPs. It has b...

Gentlemen: start your engines

• Memorable start to 2015 for the capital as the all-new London Classic Car Show roars into town
• Invitation to official London launch on Thursday 10 July
• Organised by the team behind CarFest and Top Gear Live

London will resonate to the sounds of powerful V8 and V12 engines early next year as the capital plays host to a new vibrant and exciting...

Collection Maranello Rosso sold to Holland
Well informed sources tell us that the priceless Collezione Maranello Rosso is sold to mega collector Mr. Louwman and his museum in Holland. The collection based near San Marino, Italy was accumulated by Fabrizzio Violati who passed away in 2010.

The Maranello Rosso collection consist of some 60 priceless Ferraris and Abarth cars, of which possibly the best known crown j...
Hilton Head Concours features Jaguar
The Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d’Elegance, one of the nation’s largest and fastest-growing automotive and motorsports enthusiast event weeks, has selected Jaguar as the Honored Marque for the 2014 Festival. With nearly 80 years since the SS Jaguar name first appeared, the marque has far-reaching appeal and a wide breadth of history to feature at this year’s Festival,...
2-5 October, Marseille-Pyrénées-Marseille Trophy
From October 2d to October 5th
Commemoration of the mythic endurance rally in the 20's,  
the "Ecurie des Trapadelles" (France) is inviting you to this great event with your prewar cars and motorcycles.
For more details, call 00 33 (0)6 11 13 49 88 or 00 33 (0)6 26 30 18 16
Website  www.trapadelles.fr...
The Jury of the China Concours Bund Classic

China Rendez-vous is organizing the second Bund Classic Concours d'Elegance, a tribute to the elegant world of classic cars, to be held at the iconic Villa at No. 1 Waitanyuan from 17th to 19th October, 2014. The Best of Show award has become one of the most coveted prizes and the organizers have invited key figures of the automobile industry as well as very influentia...

£3 million for Banfield Collection

- Over 1,000 lots of Veteran, Edwardian and Vintage Motor Cars, Historic Commercial Vehicles and automobilia went under the hammer this weekend, with 99.7% sold.
- The private collection, owned by one man and collected over the course of five decades, collectively sold for £3 million
- A 1914 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost was the top lot of the sale, achieving £418...

Rain unable to dampen spirits

Following a day of sunshine for Friday’s preceding Track Day, it was ultimately the expected downpour that greeted the Vintage Sports-Car Club’s annual event at Cadwell Park this past weekend. But whilst the heavy rain showers made for extremely testing track conditions for both morning Practice Sessions and into the early afternoon’s Race Pro...

A feast of pre-war classic racing


The annual St John Horsfall Race Meeting at Donington Park from Aston Club Racing featured some great racing in a thoroughly entertaining nine-race programme. Very nearly 90 years to the day since the first Bentley win at Le Mans, a race for the Bentley Drivers’ Club was headed by the spectacular and hugely colourful 2005-vintage Continental GT of Simon Worthington. ...
Spirit of the 1920s and 30s


Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, one of the nation’s most iconic residences arising from the American Country Estate movement of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, announces the Concours d’Elegance at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens to be held September 19-21, 2014 on the grounds of the 70-acre historic estate. Stan Hywet is located at 714 North Portage Path in Akron Ohio. ...
VSCC & Cadwell Park 160 years old

There will be double cause for celebration this Saturday 7 June for the VSCC’s annual visit to Cadwell Park as both establishments mark their 80th Anniversaries this year. The Club held their first meeting at the Lincolnshire venue on 29th August 1976, returning almost every year since; with their Pre-war and Historic meetings regularly the most well attended four-wheeled ...

MB 500 K Special Roadster for charity

A 1934 Mercedes-Benz 500 K special roadster, a unique variation of Mercedes-Benz top of the line 1930s luxury sports car, has been generously donated to benefit the causes of both the Swedish Cancer Society and The Swedish Alzheimer’s Foundation charities. Offered at no reserve with an estimate of €3.6 million (circa £2.9m / $4.8m), it is set to be a highlight of the...

Bonhams Greenwich results


Standing room only crowds packed the Bonhams tent at the 7th annual Greenwich collector motorcar auction with the sale totaling in excess of $8 million dollars—besting last year’s record breaking total by over 40%, with over 93% of lots offered finding new homes.  The capacity crowd grew nearly silent as the catalog cover lot, a 1975 Lamborghini Countach LP 400 ‘Periscopica...
Sledmere Veteran Tour, 28-29 June

Sledmere Veteran Tour and Rally
28 and 29 June 2014

Following last year’s successful event, the Veteran Car Club are planning a Sledmere Tour, organised in conjunction with the North East Club for Pre-War Austins’ annual rally held at Sledmere House, near Driff...
Saxonia 100 - the drive for all vehicles elder than 100
One of the best classic-ideas is "Saxonia 100", an event, that unites all kind of vehicles which are at least 100 years old. The reunion and rallye will take place in the area of Dresden in Saxony, Germany, 3rd to 5th of October 2014 and offer the discovery of a steam-ship as well as steam-trains and old factories, but also a "tweed-run" on bicycles and motorcycles, classic automobiles and m...
ACD Line-up for Auburn Fall Event

Fresh on the heels of the company’s most successful Auburn Spring sale to date, Auctions America is delighted to announce an exciting roster of early entries for its highly anticipated flagship Auburn Fall collector car weekend, August 27 – 31. A Labor Day tradition spanning more than four decades, the 2013 edition of the event demonstrated that...

Historic Winton Race Meeting and Vehicle Display
Over the weekend 24-25 May the Austin Seven Club of Victoria Australia will again be holding the Annual Historic Winton Race Meeting and Vehicle Display at Winton Motor Raceway near Benalla in country Victoria, Australia. Many early cars racing and a huge display of  interesting cars and bikes.  See- 

http://www.austin7club.org/newwinton_files/historic_winton.html
Classic Car & Automobilia Auction



Saturday 30 August 2014
Starts 11:00
ENTRIES NOW INVITED 
01328 598080

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Plus 100 years old drive from Dresden to Meißen

Dear Ladies and Gentleman,

from 3 to 5 October 2014 the owners and friends of the oldest vehicles will meet at the "Saxonia 100".

Hertfordshire Run 18-20th July 2014
Once again the Veteran Car Club will hold a tour of Hertfordshire and the 'shires countryside. With an optional regularity run on Saturday morning and a non-competitive drive in the afternoon the run will start near Hemel Hempstead and on Sunday drive to the College Lake Nature Reserve near Tring.  

For more information please contact The Veteran Car Club on 01462 742818 or
Salute to Style in London

A brand new luxury and exclusive event stars in the official London summer party diary: Salute to Style will be held on the magnificent grounds of The Hurlingham Club on July 16-19.

Salute to Style is the result of a partnership between one of the most historically significant and oldest private clubs in Europe, The Hurlingham Club, and Michael Scott, founde...

DreamCar International in Belgium

Dreamcar International means not only Rolls Royce, Maserati, Porsche, but also Alfa Romeo, Fiat, Trabant, Saab and became after 30 editions Belgium’s largest classic car show in Belgium. Since 1990 Dreamcar International has held its fair in the Nekkerhal in Mechelen. But this year the hall is not available and the organisation had to return to the place where it all started...

From Aston Martin to Black Shadow

With bidders from the Middle East, Hong Kong, America, Australia and mainland Europe as well as hundreds from the UK, H&H’s latest IWM Duxford auction was as well attended as ever. The sale grossed in excess of £2.25 million and saw numerous lots exceed their guide prices. Never fully restored but fettled by numerous marque specialists over the years (including a conv...

Coys celebrates with Royal Marines Commandos

The Coys at Ascot sale, held on 26th April, was one of the most successful auctions ever held at Ascot, seat of the British sporting establishment.

We were particularly delighted to welcome serving Royal Marines Commandos to Ascot, to help them celebrate their 350th anniversary and sell an exclusive charity lot of a weekend for five people to train alongside the...

Pre-War Raiders in Oulton Park

Cheshire’s popular Oulton Park circuit hosts the second race meeting of 2014 organized by Aston Club Racing in just a few weeks time and with the addition of a Pre-War sports car race to the varied schedule, it is set to be another spectacular day of club racing.

A mass of sports cars hailing from the carefree era of the 1920s and 1930s will take to the track o...

‘Spring Start’ Race Meeting at Silverstone

A wave of nostalgia and celebration spread through Silverstone’s National Circuit this past weekend as enthusiasts of Pre-war and Historic Motor Racing flocked to the home of British Motor Sport for the Vintage Sports-Car Club’s ‘Spring Start’ Race Meeting. The traditional Historic Racing Season opener attracted good crowds over the two days to watch over 300 competi...

Pebble Beach winners at Hilton Head '14

The 2014 Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d’Elegance will include major international names in automotive collecting and racing when the event returns for its 13th annual celebration Oct. 24 – Nov. 2. Among those names are esteemed collectors Joseph and Margie Cassini and William and Christine Snyder, selected respect...

Downside Concours d'Elegance


Downside Concours d'Elegance
One of the many bicentenary events at Downside in Somerset, is a Concours d’Elégance on the sports fields of Downside School on Sunday 4th May.
Vintage and classic cars will be grouped into three classes:
- Pre-war
- 1945-1967
- 1968-1984

There will be a 1934 Aston Martin Ulster Le Mans Team Car, a 19...
Cox Collection at Bonhams

Bonhams international auctioneers today announced the addition of the Dr. Ralph W.E. Cox Jr. Collection auction to be held on May 10th, in Cape May, New Jersey, hot on the heels of the firm’s recent Scottsdale Auction, where two of Dr. Ralph W. E. Cox Jr.'s most famed automobiles, his 1935 Mercedes-Benz 500K Tourenwagen and 1932 Auburn Twelve Speedster realized close to $2...

National Oldtimerday The Netherlands

Expected pre 1940 cars for the National Oldtimerday in Lelystad (The Netherlands): 

Update 1 april: Marmon Straight Six E75 Sedan (1927) / Lagonda 16/80 Tourer (1934) / Wolseley 14/56 (1937) / Talbot Lago T23 Cabriolet (1937) Citroën A 1919 / Bugatti T38 Tourer 1926 / Citroën C4F Torpedo 1931 /...

FIVA launches new European historic vehicle survey

FIVA, the global historic vehicle interest organisation, today started a new international survey. It focuses on the three pillars of the historic vehicle world: the owners, the owner clubs, and the businesses offering services and products to the owners. The survey will run simultaneously in 15 European Union member countries. FIVA wants to collect fresh data on ownership, ...

The Basque Rolls-Royce Museum

A report by Patricia Palacios from Eusko Guide Blog 

Unknown to most of the world, including many Basques, is the existence of one of the best collections of Rolls-Royces in the world that is located deep within the Biscay province of the Spanish Basque Country. We first heard o...

AvD-Oldtimer-Grand-Prix gibt Vollgas für Aktive

- Attraktives Programm der Vorkriegsfahrzeuge erhält erstmals mit der „Vintage Sports Car Trophy“ eine Gesamtwertung
- AvD-Historic-Marathon: Reduziertes Nenngeld bei Mehrfachnennungen
- NürburgringTrophy: Baujahrsgrenze bis 1976 erweitert- Markenclubtreffen wird noch attraktiver gestaltet 

Die Veranstalter des AvD-...

Harry Hickling's Merc offered by Bonhams


The Mercedes of Harry Hickling with the mystery wire wheels as we told you about is up for auction!

Bonhams reports: 
A 1909 35hp Mercedes with a rugged past, estimated at €480,000-680,000, is being offered on 12 July as part of Bonhams' Mercedes-Benz Sale at the Mercedes-Benz Museum in Stuttgart, Germany. The Sale will feature a choice selection of some 40...
Classic Car & Automobilia Auction

Auction 29 March 2014

Vintage & Classic Car Sale with Automobilia
Beeston, Norfolk, PE32 2NQ, UK 

Starts 11:00 am

Viewing: Friday 28/03/14 09:00 – 17:00
                    Saturday 29/03/14 08:30 – 11:00 ...

Horch and Scarab win at Amelia

A 1937 Horch 853 and 1958 Scarab won the Best In Show honors on Sunday, March 9, at the 19th annual Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, which attracted approximately 29,000 spectators throughout the weekend. The Horch 853, owned by Bob and Anne Brockinton Lee of Sparks, Nevada, took home one of the most sought-after trophies in classic car pageantry, the prestigious Concours d’Elegan...
Cars of the “Lightning Z” honored

The cars wearing Zagato’s “lightning Z” badge have become classics and icons. On March 9, 2014 the 19th annual Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance will honor the brilliance and creativity of Ugo Zagato and his heirs with a class of Zagato-bodied cars from the likes of Ferrari, Maserati, Bugatti, Alfa Romeo, Abarth, Hispano-Suiza, FIAT, Rolls-Royce, Lancia, Lambor...

120 Jahre Daimler-Motorsport
Vorhang auf für Daimler und Porsche: Die beiden großen Marken der Region präsentieren sich auf der RETRO CLASSICS 2014 im Zeichen des Motorsports. Von Nizza über Le Mans bis zur DTM: Bei der RETRO CLASSICS 2014 legen die schwäbischen Autobauer Daimler und Porsche einen wichtigen Schwerpunkt auf den Motorsport. Jede der beiden Unternehmensgeschichten ist von den Namen großer Rennen und b...
Carriages to Cars

HITCHIN HISTORICAL SOCIETY presents:

The story of a Hitchin business - that flourished in the town for over 80 years - unfolds with tales of the Sanders family who started and worked in the business, about their employees, their workshops and garages and the changing trends in transport from the horse drawn vehicles of Victorian times to the mass produced...

Paris-Madrid 2014

The 2nd Paris-Madrid Rally 22- 25 May 2014.

 

A classic reliability trial for the Charles Jarrott Trophy, commemorating the great paris-madrid race of 1903.

Following the success of last year's inaugural event, H&H Classic Rallies is now accepting entries for the 2nd Pari...

Die Anatomie des Schleppers

Mit seinen „Körperwelten“ und dem Blick unter die menschliche Haut erregte der Künstler Gunther von Hagens international großes Aufsehen. Wer schon immer einmal wissen wollte, wie es bei einem historischen Traktor „unter der Haube“ aussieht, kann sich nun in der Ausstellung „Traktorwelten“ auf der RETRO CLASSICS (Halle 8) kundig machen. Die dort gezeigten Expo...

Matthias Wissmann erhält RetroClassicCultur Award

Zum fünften Mal wird der Ehrenpreis von RetroClassicCultur e.V. und seinem Förderverein vergeben. Der Preis wird verliehen für herausragende Leistungen und Verdienste zur Wahrung historischer Fahrzeuge als Kulturgut. Den Rahmen für die Verleihung bildet der Concours d‘ Élegance „RETRO Classics meets Barock“, der alljährlich in den Parkanlagen des Blühenden Ba...

Life in Blue

The annual French invasion of ‘La Vie en Bleu’ (Life in Blue) makes a welcome return to Prescott Hill Climb on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th May 2014. This year sees many of its regular competitors plus some wonderful surprises including Amilcars, fresh from their UK rally, Voisins including the hill climber and Gerin, and a regular London to Brighton ...

Nuvolari and Ascari Trophies at Nurburgring

The Historic Grand Prix Cars Association has announced that its prestigious Nuvolari and Ascari Trophies will be contested at the AvD Oldtimer Grand Prix in August at the Nurburgring, Germany.  In association with the ‘Automobil Club von Deutschland’, front-engined Grand Prix cars manufactured before 1961 are invited to compete in the first...

Bonhams and Mercedes-Benz combine forces

On 12 July 2014, Bonhams’ Mercedes-Benz Sale will feature a choice selection of some 40 motor cars manufactured by the renowned German marque over its more than a century-long history. The modern engineering giant that is Daimler, manufacturing Mercedes-Benz motor vehicles, can trace its automotive roots back to 1886 when Carl Benz patented his pioneering Motorwagen, ...

ERA takes centre stage

In celebration of 80 years of both ERA and the Vintage Sports-Car Club, an exclusive race will take place on Sunday 13 April at the Club’s Silverstone ‘Spring Start’ Race Meeting. The event is expected to attract many of the eighteen cars built, as well as those ERA-engined derivatives with close associations to the marque.

Founded by Raymond Mays and Peter ...

Artcurial records largest French sale

- €29-million sale over two days including €2,550,000 for the 1953 Ferrari 166MM selling after the auction
- 85% of all cars and motorcycles sold
- Award-winning 1931 Bentley takes top price of €2,190,400 in the sale
- Star of the 'SOLO ALFA' sale, the 1965 Alfa Romeo Giulia TZ sells for €955,400
- 1950 Delahaye 135MS cabriolet by Saoutchik&...

Erdmann & Rossi in Stutgart

Exklusive Sonderschau auf der RETRO CLASSICS: Die Karosserien des Stellmachers Erdmann & Rossi zählen zu den schönsten der Automobilgeschichte. Mit seinen eleganten und oft ungewöhnlichen Karosserien hat der Berliner Stellmacherbetrieb Erdmann & Rossi ein Stück Automobilgeschichte geschrieben. Einige seltene Stücke sind nun auf der RETRO CLASSICS in der Sondersc...

Norgeslopet 2014
The annual Norgeslopet is Norway's premier touring event. The evnt is hosted by member clubs of the Norwegian Federation of Historic Vehicle Clubs.

The 2014 event will be hosted by the Classic Vehicle Owners Club of Bergen or Bergen Veteranvogn Klubb in our native language (www.bvkn.no). Our club was founded in 1980 and counts more than 400 members.

The venue for 2014...
Rare Railton at Theodore Bruce

Theodore Bruce Auctions, Australia’s oldest auction house established in 1878, has consigned some very exciting and interesting vehicles for its next classic car sale to be held on Sunday March 30th in Sydney.

One of the vehicles to be auctioned will be the 1936 Railton, UV 825 with its very light chassis and powerful Hudson straight-eight side-valve engine. UV...

Altmühltal Classic Sprint 2014 (Noremberga Bavaria)

Dear Community of the Altmühltal Classic Sprint, 

As everybody knows, all roads lead to Rome. The Altmühltal Classic Sprint Team has taken this wisdom to prove it for the River Altmühl and the event in 2014. In other words, the River Altmühl and the Altmühltal Classic Sprint remain the same while almost everything else...

Trektocht der Pioniers, June 1
1/6/2014
trektocht der pioniers

In Genk (Belgium). The ride is 80 to 85 km with a very nice stop. And as always through quiet country roads. See you soon.         ...
ArtCurial in Paris

RETROMOBILE
7 and 8 February 2014
Porte de Versaille 15e Paris
Hall 1 - Stand R100

The French auction house ARTCURIAL MOTORCARS presents the largest ever sale of collectors' cars in France! An auction sale event that offers every superlative:

- 177 motor cars and 15 motorcycles
- A conservative sale estimate of 35 million e...

2nd Paris-Madrid Rally


Following the success of last year's inaugural event, H&H Classic Rallies is now accepting entries for the 2nd Paris-Madrid Rally, scheduled for 22-25 May 2014. Several well-known names in the classic rally world have already reserved their places on the event, and confirmed car marques so far include Alvis, Bentley, Ford, Jaguar, Lagonda, Peugeot, Riley and Rolls-Royce. The perio...
Breaking records at Scottsdale

Bonhams’ third annual auction during the Scottsdale Car Week was a smashing success, nearly doubling last year’s total and quadrupling that of the first year. Held on Thursday, January 16th under warm and clear desert skies at the beautiful Westin Kierland Resort & Spa, the anticipated auction exceeded pre-sale expectations. Buyers from around the world filled the sa...

Measham Rally to kick off VSCC’s 80th

The Vintage Sports-Car Club’s 80th Anniversary year kicks off this coming weekend, 18-19 January, with The Measham Rally, the Club’s famous overnight Navigational event, this year based near Darlington. The Measham is a seminal VSCC event, atop every true Vintage motorsport enthusiast’s ‘must-do’ list. It was first run in 1950 and remains one of the most important ...

Excitement builds for magnificent Paris

RM Auctions, the world’s largest collector car auction house for investment-quality automobiles, is preparing to conduct its inaugural sale in Paris, from 4–5 February 2014, during the world famous Retromobile week. The auction at Place Vauban is highly anticipated by the entire collector car community, as in excess of 50 stunning cars prepare to cross the podium at what...

Silverstone Spring Start

The Vintage Sports-Car Club is delighted to announce the date of its prestigious Silverstone ‘Spring Start’ Meeting in 2014. The event will once again be the ‘curtain-raiser’ to the Vintage and Historic Race Season over the weekend of 12-13 April, a continuation of the successful two-day format from 2013.

A staple of the Vintage and Historic Racing calenda...

Regional curiosities

Seldom seen motorcycles at Retro Classics 2014: Special show organised by AMSC turning the spotlight on Gutbrod and UT Stuttgart is today closely associated with automotive engineering, however the region between the Neckar and the Alb was also once well-respected for its motorcycle manufacture. There will be a special show held next year during ...

14 th Traversée de Paris

The association Vincennes en Anciennes, the Rencontres internationales du cinéma Patrimoine and the Prix Henri Langlois, alongside the city of Vincennes and the Conseil régional Ile-de-France, are organising the first gathering of classic cars of the year.

An exceptional day in Paris
Nostalgia is across the street, faces show happiness and surprise. Car crews and public...
True Greats at Coys

Coys' traditional Christmas sale, TRUE GREATS, posted fantastic results, a number of which are highlighted below. This sale, now in its 30th year, has always boasted great successes. Please see the Coys website for a full breakdown of results. www.coys.co.uk

1929 Bentley Supercharged 4 ½ Litre

Harleys in Vegas

Last year’s smashing Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction at Bally’s Hotel & Casino represented several prestigious private collections, attracted buyers from around the globe, saw a world record made for the 1939 BMW Rennsport 255 Kompressor at nearly a half-million dollars, and achieved more than $2.6-million in total. Following that success, Bonhams is now very pleased...

Unique barnfind at Artcurial

For the 4th consecutive year, Artcurial Motorcars will be holding the official Retromobile Salon auction sale. This year, the department is delighted to present two exceptional sales on 7 and 8 February 2014.

The first sale will offer approximately one hundred lots of fine automobilia and one hundred collectors’ cars, to include a sign...

Elf vergessene französische Marken

Auf der Retro Classics 2014 wird ein bislang kaum beachtetes Stück europäischer Automobilgeschichte lebendig: Insgesamt 22 seltene Fahrzeuge sind in der exklusiven Sonderschau „Elf vergessene französische Marken“ zu sehen (Atrium, Eingang Ost). „Wir zeigen jeweils zwei Automobile der Marken Bugatti, Delage, Delahaye, Talbot, Salmson, Voisin, Hispano-Suiza, Hotchkiss, ...

Rare 1930 Packard Speedsters at Dragone’s

With preparations already underway, Dragone Auctions announces their pre-holiday auction sale featuring classics from the Thomas Kerr “Packard” collection located at their showroom and gallery in Westport, Connecticut. Thomas Kerr is known for his 40 year quest to buy the best classic era Packard’s to exist today.

A 1930 Packard 734 Speedster Runabout and a 19...

Hisso, Nazarro and Lambo sold well by Theodore Bruce

Theodore Bruce, Australia’s oldest auction house, established in 1878, had a highly successful sale at its RACV Motorclassica Auction held on the evening of Saturday 26th October in Melbourne, Victoria. Topping the list of important motor cars to be sold unde...

Napiers lead vets to Brighton

Hundreds of machines from the dawn of motoring light up the 2013 London to Brighton Veteran Car Run. Commemorating the original Emancipation Run of November 1896, this year’s London to Brighton Veteran Car Run (Sunday 3 November) was special even by its historic standards as the longest running and greatest of all motoring celebrations.

For the very first time, ...

1929 Stutz ‘Best of Show'
The coveted ‘Best of Show’ and ‘People’s Choice’ honors were awarded today at the prestigious Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d’Elegance, held at the Port Royal Golf Club on Hilton Head Island, S.C. The top honor at Sunday’s Concours d’Elegance, ‘Best of Show,’ was awarded to a 1929 Stutz Supercharged Coupe owned by Richard and Irina Mitchell of Montgomery, ...
Pre-1940 Triumph stand at NEC

The Pre-1940 Triumph Motor Club Ltd will once again be ay this Year’s Classic Motor Show at the NEC from 15th to 17th November. If there is anything but last year’s attendance to go by, it is likely to be a busy stand with a line-up of some of the most prestigious pre-1940 Triumphs representing the Club.

These include rarities such as; a beautifully restore...

The Duchess of Windsor

One of the most famous and iconic cars of both American and English society, a 1941 Cadillac Custom Limousine that was designed for the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, will be offered at RM Auctions and Sotheby’s exclusive Art of the Automobile sale, November 21, in New York City. Affectionately known as “The Duchess,” the Cadillac was a bespoke order to provide the Du...

New Chief Judge: David Schultz

The Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance announced today that David Schultz of Massillon, OH has been named the new Chief Judge of the Concours. Schultz is uniquely qualified as "The Amelia's" Chief Judge. He is currently the President of the Classic Car Club of America (CCCA), a trustee of the Classic Car Club of America Museum...

Pioneering American Motorcars
On November 1st in London, four Brass Era automobiles manufacured in the United States will be included in the impressive auction line-up consisting exclusively of veteran motorcars:

- 1900 Locomobile Model 5 Locosurrey
- 1902 Warwick 6HP 4-Seater Stanhope
- 1903 Winton 22HP Runabout
- 1904 Oldsmobile 7HP Curved Dash

Aussie adventurers devastated

A new world record attempt by Vintage Adventurer Rod Wade and his co-driver Michael Flanders has ended in heartbreak as the 1930 Ford Model A broke down beyond repair, putting a halt on their challenge to drive from New York to Los Angeles against the clock.

The challenge came to an end just outside of Amarillo, Texas on Tuesday afternoon, with over 1,700 miles alre...

The Tradition Begins...

Introducing "The Concorso at Windermere Country Club"
Saturday, November 9th, 2013

Join us for a Motoring Celebration Showcasing the World's most distinctive and sought after automobiles. The feature attraction is a display of 20 breathtaking cars. Carefully curated and handpicked from America's finest collections highlighting Duesenbergs, Packards, Rolls Roy...

A mysterious coincidence

Call it fate, serendipity or just chance, but when Henry Lawson was bitten by the veteran car bug little did he know where it would lead. In 2000, after building up a collection of classic cars, Henry was persuaded by a friend to take part in the annual Veteran Car Run from London to Brighton. He borrowed the friend’s car, a rare 1900 MMC, and was...

New Vice Chairman Amelia island

Jacksonville attorney and car collector N. Mark Becker has been appointed to the new post of Vice Chairman of the Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance. Becker is a member of the Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA), the BMW Car Club of America, the Classic Car Club of America, is a Vice-President of the Town & Country (Chrysler) Chapter of the National Woodie Clu...

Joy of Veteran Car Run

When Joy Rainey tackles the Veteran Car Run in her 1904 Oldsmobile in November, it ought to be a breeze. Her faithful Curved Dash Runabout might only have a comfortable top speed of 25mph, but the 60-mile trip from London’s Hyde Park to Madeira Drive in Brighton should be a great deal easier than the car’s ...

100 jaar Maserati

Tijdens oldtimerevenement InterClassics & TopMobiel, van 17 t/m 19 januari 2014 in MECC Maastricht, wordt het 100-jarig jubileum van het Italiaanse automerk Maserati uitgebreid belicht. Hiermee is ‘100 Jaar Maserati’ dit jaar één van drie beursthema’s. 

Sleeping (Bentley) beauty

A real sleeping beauty, chassis B135FC is not only the most original but also the best preserved ‘garage find’ that H&H have ever had the pleasure of handling. Notable as the last of only four Bentley 3.5 Litre cars to wear Vanden Plas Drophead Coupe coachwork, it has had just two keepers and covered a mere 15,199 miles from new. First registered as ‘DLO 936’ on ...

Harrods’ trip down memory lane

The organisers of the annual London to Brighton Veteran Car Run are delighted to announce an exciting new partnership with Harrods. The world’s most famous luxury department store not only will become an Official Partner to this year’s running of the world’s longest running and greatest motoring celebrati...

35e Salon International

Rendez-vous des passionnés de voitures historiques, Epoqu’Auto fête cette année son 35ème anniversaire. Une étape importante dans la vie du salon, qui sera marquee par un plateau exceptionnel consacré aux carrossiers français de légende, dont le savoir-faire pourrait très bientôt être reconnu patrimoine mondial par l’Unesco. La Porsche 911, elle aussi véri...

Come meet us at Hershey!

Dear Old Car Friend,

The world travelling Model T is now speeding to Hershey. If you want to have a chat with Dirk Regter and crew, you can meet them at the stand of the Model T Club of America and/or at The Great Race Booth.

Dirk is honorary member of Pre-War Drivers International. Want to join the Club? Ask Dirk Regter, or visit the stand of Racem...

Fiat Balilla 508 tyres

Longstone Tyres have recently made a new Fiat Balilla tyre in the size 400/425X17. This tyre has been made very much with the Fiat 508 in mind. These little Fiat Balilla's, although small and light, suit a tyre with a well-structured carcase to help them drive in a straight line.

Today the lack of demand for tyres of this size means it is deemed no ...

Former GP driver is selling collection


   Former Grand Prix driver Karl Ritter sells his huge collection.

Klausenrennen 2013 - strahlende Gesichter

Das Klausenrennen 2013 ist Geschichte. Am 11. Internationalen Klausenrennen haben rund 270 Fahrzeuge mit ihren Fahrerinnen und Fahrern teilgenommen. Die Schnellsten in den Rennklassen A und C waren Christian Traber (Renn- und Sportwagen) mit Startnummer 126 auf seinem Talbot Lago, Baujahr 1939, aus Toffen (CH) und Susan Jane Darbyshire (Motorräder und Threewheeler) mit Star...

Mallory park put into administration

It is with great regret that Mallory Park Motorsport Limited has today announced that the company has been put into Administration.

Mallory Park has been operating as a motorcycle and car race circuit for many years and has much history attaching to the circuit. In 1985 a highly restrictive Noise Notice was attached to Mallory Park Motorsport L...

Stan Hywet, a New Concours d'Elegance

STAN HYWET HALL & GARDENS TO BECOME SITE OF NEW CONCOURS D’ELEGANCE

Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, one of the nation’s most iconic residences arising from the American Country Estate movement of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, announces the Concours d’Elegance at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens to be held September 19-21, 2014 on the grounds ...

1914 Peugeot at Branson
Branson Auction
October 18 & 19, 2013

Branson Convention Center
Branson Missouri

For more information: www.BransonAuction.com    ...
Cercle de Lorraine

Exposition Publique
Pierre Bergé & Associés

Samedi 5, Dimanche 6 et Lundi 7 octobre de 10 heures à 18 heures 

Zaterdag 5, Zondag 6 en Maandag 7 oktober van 10 uur tot 18 uur 

Téléphone pendant l’exposition:
De 8h30 à 17h30 T.  +32 (0)2 374 65 25

Cerc...

Klausenrennen 2013

Vom 27. bis 29. September feiert das Klausenrennen sein Comeback. Das legendäre Bergrennen startet am Freitag um 08.00 Uhr mit der Wagenabnahme auf dem Landsgemeindeplatz in Glarus, der perfekte Ort, um die rund 250 ehrwürdigen Oldtimer ganz aus der Nähe in Augenschein zu nehmen.

Als Auftakt zum Klausenrennen diskutieren am Freitag, 27. Sept...

Preserving the Automobile at Simeone

On October 7th at the impressive Simeone Automotive Museum in Philadelphia, Bonhams will host its forward-thinking Preserving the Automobile auction.

Consisting almost exclusively of cars in original, unrestored condition, this anticipated sale will present an extraordinary selection of automobiles from turn-of-the-century pioneering models, to divers...

Over 500 volunteers for Klausenrennen 2013

Noch neunmal schlafen und das 11. Internationale Klausenrennen wird am Freitag, 27. September 2013, offiziell auf dem Landsgemeindeplatz in Glarus eröffnet. Nebst den rund 250 angemeldeten Fahrzeugen und Fahrern sind am Rennwochenende 500 Helferinnen und Helfer im Einsatz. Das Klausenrennen ist damit bestens auf den erwarteten Besucheransturm vorbereitet. Spielt das We...

Winners Salisbury 2013
Car owned by Rolls' for sale

An historic 1902 Panhard Levassor 16HP four cylinder rear-entrance Tonneau with coach work by Labourdette of Paris estimated to sell for £550,000 to £650,000, at Bonhams annual London to Brighton Run veteran motorcar sale on November 1st, comes with a gilt edged motoring provenance. Motoring experts believe that this car may be th...

Over 4 million pound for ex-Tazio Nuvolari Alfa

One of the most charismatic of all the great pre-war Grand Prix racing cars  - the ex-Tazio Nuvolari 1935 Alfa Romeo Tipo C 8C-35 ‘50013’ - Scuderia Ferrari Nr ‘65’ sold for £5,937,500 at Bonhams Goodwood Revival Meeting today (Saturday 14 September), creating a new world record for an Alfa Romeo sold at auction. The previous record for this marque was £4,245...

Art of the Automobile

Fresh on the heels of its record-breaking Monterey, California sale last month, RM Auctions is delighted to announce three new premiere offerings for its Art of the Automobile event, November 21 in Manhattan. Held in association with Sotheby’s, the exclusive and highly anticipated New York collector car sale will celebrate the motor car and its place in the history of design...

Vierrädrige Rennsport-Raritäten

In exakt 16 Tagen ist es endlich soweit: Am 27. September 2013 fällt der Startschuss zum 11. Internationalen Klausenrennen. Es treffen sich Renn-Asse von gestern und heute, historische Fahrzeuge gehen auf die Strecke und einmalige Schaustücke sind zu sehen. Unter den Rennsport-Stars sind Marcel Fässler und Roland Asch dabei.

Im Alter von sieben Jahren fuhr Marc...

Bremen Classic wächst über sich

Mehr Platz und neue Aufteilung für den Start in die Saison in Bremen

Wirtschaftswunder – das ist das große Thema der Bremen Classic Motorshow 2014. In noch mehr Sonderschauen widmet sich die Oldtimermesse mit ausgesuchten Exponaten der Zeit von den frühen 50ern bis in die späten 60er J...

Bring Birkin's Bentley Back

Museum urges potential backers to help keep iconic car in the UK

Brooklands Museum has welcomed the decision by the Culture Minister, Ed Vaizey, to place a temporary block on the export of the Single-Seater Supercharged Bentley built for and raced by the late Sir Henry “Tim” Birkin. This would allow time for a bid to be mounted to purchase the car a...

50th start in LtB for Sir Tindle
Dating back to the dawn of motoring, the annual London to Brighton Veteran Car Run boasts more than its fair share of history. This year’s running of the world's oldest motoring event will mark a major milestone in the annals of one particular participant.
 
On Sunday 3 November Sir Ray Tindle w...
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Merc Silberpfeil bei Klausenrennen

Bis 1939 dominierten die Silberpfeile den Rennsport in Europa. Genannt werden sie "Silberpfeile" wegen ihres Tempos und dem silbernen Aluminium-Lack. Mit dem Mercedes-Benz W 25 Silberpfeil gewann Rudolf Caracciola auf Anhieb das Klausenrennen am 5. August 1934. Mit der Startnummer 65 stellte er auf dem 750-kg-Formelrennwag...

Coys op InterClassics 2014

Het prestigieuze Britse veilinghuis ‘Coys of Kensington’, gespecialiseerd in historische automobielen, is met een paviljoen van 1.000m2 aanwezig op InterClassics & TopMobiel van 17 t/m 19 januari 2014 in het MECC in Maastricht.

Erik Panis, Product Manager InterClassics & TopMobiel: “Na een zeer succesvolle jubileumediti...

1934 Packard wins at Pebble Beach

2013 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance Best of Show restored by RM Auto Restoration:

RM’s fantastic weekend on the peninsula was wonderfully topped-off when the truly spectacular 1934 Packard 1108 Twelve Dietrich Convertible Victoria, which was freshly restored by RM Auto Restoration, won Best of Show at the 2013 Pebble Beach Concours d’Eleganc...

Relaunch of Mme Itier´s Bugatti

This will be the first public appearance since 1937 of a once well known Bugatti Type 51 Grand Prix that was completely forgotten when it was pensioned off and rebodied into a sportscar – only to be rediscovered when restored and the full history was unravelled by French master historian, Pierre-Yves Laugier.

Goodwood Revival presentation
Now rebuilt ...

Golden Arrow bij Louwman

Het Louwman Museum in Den Haag toont tot en met 27 oktober de Golden Arrow uit 1929. Van alle auto’s waarmee wereldsnelheidsrecords zijn behaald, is de Golden Arrow van de Britse coureur Henry Segrave de auto die het meest tot de verbeelding spreekt. Henry Segrave vestigde op 11 maart 1929 in Daytona Beach voor 120.000 toeschouwers met de Golden Arrow een nieuw wereldsnelh...

The Art of Bugatti
The Mullin Automotive Museum, a Southern California institution devoted to the preservation of French art and automobiles from the Art Deco era, today announced it will premiere The Art of Bugatti exhibition in Spring 2014. The exhibit will debut as the largest assembled collection of Bugatti artifacts and automobiles while paying tribute to the Bugatti family’s enduring genius, creativity...
Celebrities at Auburn Fall Weekend

Following its highly successful debut sale in California, Auctions America is excited to announce an action-packed list of attractions for its annual Auburn Fall Collector Car weekend held dur...

Ex-Doris Duke at Quail Lodge

Next week is the most talked about auction of the 2013 Monterey Peninsula Car Week - Bonhams Quail Lodge Auction <http://www.bonhams.com/auctions/20994/61768/> !

Here are the auction details:

Event: Bonhams Quail Lodge Auction
Sale Date: Friday, August 16 (automobilia - 9:30am / automobiles - 11:00am)
Preview Days: Wednesday & ...

Braneyre à Concours d'Elegance

Du 11 au 13 octobre, le parc des expositions de Béziers accueille le salon Rétrofolie’s dédié aux automobiles et 2 roues d’exception. Dans le cadre de cet ...

Corvette an investment like Ferrari?
Brass and Classic era at Hershey

RM Auctions, the world’s largest collector car auction house for investment-quality automobiles, returns to Hershey, Pennsylvania, October 10–11, for its annual sale at the Hershey Lodge. Coinciding with the celebrated AACA Eastern Regional Fall Meet, the sale is a featured highlight of the weekend and a mainstay on the North American collector car calendar.
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Brass cars and true classics at Hershey


BRASS AND CLASSIC ERA AUTOMOBILES SET TO SHINE AT RM’S ANNUAL HERSHEY SALE


 

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a sunny day at Buxton Auction
Summer sun aids strong result at H&H's July 24th 2013 Buxton auction

A large 600-plus crowd gathered at The Pavilion Gardens in Buxton, Derbyshire last Wednesday to see a bumper selection of 111 cars go under the hammer. Strong bidding not only in the room but also via th...
Monster race to debut at Leyburn Sprints


Celebrating the 1949 Australian Grand Prix

In 1949, Leyburn like every small country town in Australia, was rebuilding after World War 2.
The opportunity to host the Australian Grand Prix on a n...
Track record at stJohn´s sale


RM AUCTIONS CONTINUES STRONG TRACK RECORD IN MICHIGAN AT ANNUAL ST. JOHN’S SALE


 

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Bugatti is Back for VSCC Hill Climb



Bouncing Brescia Bugatti Back in Action for VSCC Prescott Speed Hill Climb

 

For Immediate Release     ...
The 35th Concours d´Elegance at St. John´s




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Oldest RR 20 HP for Auction
OLDEST ROLLS ROYCE 20 HP OFFERED FOR AUCTION.

 

Friday 2nd of August sees a unique opportunity to purchase a piece of Rolls Royce history. 6 G II IS an experimental 20 hp car. John Fasal, author of '...
AutoClassic in Alcaniz


International Classic Motorshow 20th edition opens its gates in Alcañiz (Spain) next October 25th to 27th

TIMETABLE

Friday, 25th: from 16 h to 20 h

Italian icons at Quail Lodge
ITALIAN THOROUGHBREDS TO FEAURE PROMINENTLY AT BONHAMS QUAIL LODGE AUCTION

 

Numerous ...
Grand prix de l'Automobile Club de France Amiens 1913

   As a french (and picardian) amateur historian, may I  inform you that I have published a book about "The Grand prix de l'automobile club de France" which has been held in july 1913 in Amiens, with a lot of never before published pictures (from the french national library), full detailed specifications of the the cars, description of the circuit and many other features....
Concours d’Elegance of America

So many cars so little space! Click on the links in this story to see and read about some of the special cars that will be appearing at the Concours this year. Car Selection Chairman Brian Joseph likes Oliver Collins' 1948 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 Touring.

Committee member Bob Ashton is partial to the Dealer Built Muscle Cars, but then it's his job to chose the ca...

Sonnentraum für Oldtimer

170 Teilnehmer – allein 78 Fahrzeuge aus der Vorkriegszeit am Start - Vogtland zeigt sich mit Bad Elster von seiner schönsten Seite

Bei bestem Sommerwetter und Temperaturen um die 25°C begaben sich am heutigen Sonntag bereits zur dritten August Horch Klassik 140 Autos und 30 Motorräder auf Tour. Die von der Traditionsstätte des Zwickauer Automobilbaus gemeinsa...

LONDON TO BRIGHTON VETERAN CAR RUN: A NEW CHALLENGE
LONDON TO BRIGHTON VETERAN CAR RUN:

A NEW CHALLENGE
Gstaad Classic

The Audemars Piguet Gstaad Classic, which takes place very two years, is a prestige event in the world of historic  rallies. It is organized jointly by Isabelle de Sadeleer and Peter Auto, and this year the third event will be held between 26-28 September. It is laid out in a star-like shape around the famous Swiss resort, and is run over portions of closed roads that p...

Ultimate Merc collection at RM’s

RM Auctions has announced today that it has consigned a spectacular single-owner collection of 74 historic Mercedes-Benz cars to its London event. Known as “the Ultimate Mercedes-Benz Collection”, it will go under the hammer during a dedicated sale day on Sunday, 8th September, making the well-established London auction in Battersea a two-day sale for the first time in i...

Maharadjas' Cars at Retromobile
1921 Aston Martin at Prescott

The oldest surviving Aston Martin, the 1921 ‘A3’,the only remaining prototype of five built by Robert Bamford and Lionel Martin, will be the centrepiece of a special display of Pre-war Aston Martins to celebrate the marque’s centenary at the Vintage Sports-Car Club’s Prescott Speed Hill Climb on 3-4 August thanks to the Aston Martin Heritage Trust.  The ca...

Donington Historic Festival 2014

The dates of the fourth Donington Historic Festival have been confirmed as Saturday, Sunday and Monday May 3rd, 4th and 5th 2014. Tickets will go on sale in November this year, giving UK and international enthusiasts plenty of time to plan their visit to what is now a firm favourite on the worldwide historic motorsport calendar.

Festival organiser Duncan Wil...

“Blower” Bentley comes to market

Bonhams proudly announces that it has been selected to auction one of the greatest vintage supercharged Bentleys in existence at its annual Quail Lodge auction in Carmel.

Conceived by passionate racer and “Bentley Boy” Sir Henry “Tim” Birkin, his desire to create a more successful racing Bentley by supercharging the existing 4½ liter model flew in the fac...

1930 G.A.R. at Pebble Beach
The Mullin Automotive Museum, a Southern California institution devoted to the preservation of French art and automobiles from the Art Deco era, today announced it will debut its restored 1930 G.A.R. Type B5 Roadster (chassis #795) at the 63rd Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance on August 18.

A rarely-seen marque, the G.A.R. name was derived from the first three letters of its founder's su...
Mythos Klausenrennen

EINLADUNG „MYTHOS KLAUSENRENNEN ­ EINE ZEITREISE“ - 21. JULI 2013

Das 11. Klausenrennen vom 27./29. September steht vor der Tür. Der Countdown läuft. Gentlemen, please start your engines!

Nach den historischen Klausenrennen in den Jahren von 1922 bis 1934 wurde das erste Klausenrennen-Memorial vor genau zwanzig Jahre...

1933 Phantom at Pebble Beach
Oviedo Classic Motorshow

International Classic Motorshow 16th edition opens its gates in Oviedo  (Spain) next September 21th to 22th

TIMETABLE

Saturday, 21th: from 10 h to 21 h

Classic Expo Salzburg

Austria’s biggest trade fair informs!

Classic Expo Salzburg is Austria’s biggest and most important trade fair featuring classic cars of all kinds. Classic Expo should be a date in the diaries of all classic car fans! So put the following dates in your diary right now – 18 to 20 Octob...

New Showroom Vintage & Prestige

Our new East London showrooms are now open.
About 50 pre war cars in stock at any one time a selection of Jags etc.

Click for our website here and for more photos here.

Richard Biddulph.

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Vintage & Prestige Fine Motorcars

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RR 10EX acquired by BMW/RR!

We are proud to announce that our Experimental Phantom I, the “C J Sports Car”, chassis number 10 EX, has been acquired by the BMW/Rolls Royce company. We are glad that the  company also recognized the importance of this experimental motorcar, which has been developed under Claude Johnson’s management by Ivan Evernden to produce a light weight, sporty Rolls Royce ...

The Dentist's Silver Ghost

A Rolls-Royce used as a mobile dental surgery during the First World War will join the impressive line-up of motor cars at this year’s Bonhams Goodwood Festival of Speed Sale on Friday 12th July.

The 1913 Rolls-Royce 45/50hp ‘Silver Ghost’ London-to-Edinburgh Tourer (estimate £600,000 - £800,000) was bought by a wealthy Englishman for ...

1914 Packard at Pebble Beach
Ex Nuvolari 1935 Alfa Romeo
In its auction sale at September’s Goodwood Revival Meeting (Saturday 14 September 2013), Bonhams is offering one of the most charismatic of all great pre-war Grand Prix racing cars. This is the 1935 supercharged Alfa Romeo 8C-35 which – when campaigned as new by Alfa’s proxy factory team, the celebrated Scuderia Ferrari – was reportedly driven by none other than the legendary Tazio Nuvola...
Opening of Ernst Piechs "Fahr(T)raum" museum
Last weekend was the opening of Ernst Piechs "Fahr(T)raum" museum in Mattsee near Salzburg in Austria.The Austro-Daimler Sektion club was there to honor the founder, a grandson of Ferdinand Porsche and to see the beautiful cars, many Austro-Daimlers in the Collection. The Club made short runs in the beautiful country near Salzburg. More pictures on http://www.austrodaimler.at/fotogalerie/ev...
Matching nrs Bentley at H&H’s

Beginning life as a Harrison-bodied Tourer, the 1928 Bentley 4.5 Litre on offer belonged to Clive Compston Russell Vick for some three decades. Honorary Legal Advisor to the Bentley Drivers Club, Mr Russell Vick campaigned the 4.5 Litre at a variety of events before selling it to the vendor during the mid 1980s. Extensively restored upon the latter's retirement, the car pleasi...

Velodrom Millenáris Budapest

Im Herzen von Budapest steht das über 100 Jahre alte Velodrom Millenáris (1146 Budapest, Szabó József utca 3.). 1928 wurde es für die derzeitige Rad-WM in seiner jetzigen Form ausgebaut. In den 30-er Jahren und nach dem Weltkrieg war das Velodrom sehr populär, zehntausende von Zuschauern haben die großen, internationalen Veranstaltungen gesehen. Mit der Zeit ...

'25 Rolls big hit at Rodeo Concours



Scott's 1955 Ghia Gilda Streamline X Coupe was just one of hundreds of extremely unique cars that 35,000 visitors got to view Sunday. Another crowd-favorite was Tonight Show host Jay Leno's 1963 Chrysler Turbine-powered biodiesel car, one of only two in the world.



The 1925 Round Door Rolls Royce from The Petersen Museum was also a big hit at the Rodeo Conco...
Bonhams Banbury Run sale tops last year at £1.5 million
The Bonhams sale of Collectors’ Motorcycles and Motor Cars held in association with the Vintage Motor Cycle Club’s Banbury Run on Saturday 15th June saw some 100 lots sold for a combined total of £1.51 million.

Strong prices were achieved for many of the vehicles on offer, with a number sold well above pre-sale estimate.

Motorcycles

Highlights among the motorc...
Rétromobile; a world leader

Since its creation in 1976, RÉTROMOBILE has focused entirely on classic collectors’ cars. A world leader in the field, since the early 1980s it has taken place at the Parc des Expositions, Porte de Versailles, Paris. In 2014, the show will be moving to HALL 1, occupying 41,000 square metres of exhibition space – that’s 8,000 square metres more than in previous years. More space for d...
A great 'British' day out!

"A great 'British' day out" at the fifth Haslemere Classic Car Show was just one of the entrants co...

Bonhams tops Greenwich Auction
The Bonhams auction action in Greenwich was as hot as the soaring temperatures this weekend, with the biggest ever offerings achieving the highest result in the history of the sale, totaling in excess of $5.6 million dollars.  The Bonhams Greenwich auction catalog cover lot, a 1930 Bugatti Type 43 Supercharged Sports 2/4 Seater sold for $875,000, while a rare 1967 Aston Martin DB6 Vantage Vol...
No reserve at Quail Lodge auction
Continuing with the steady news of remarkable early consignments for August’s Quail Lodge Auction, Bonhams is pleased to announce the addition of a private European collection of exceptional Brass Era motorcars.  Consisting of several important and noteworthy examples, the collection is to be offered without reserve.

The collection is led by a rare 1910 Mercedes 45hp 4-Seat Tour...
Austin Healey, Le Zebre, Rolls and Bentley at Rockingham Castle Auction
Entries from Austin-Healey to Le Zebre to feature alongside Rolls and Bentley at H&H's June 15th 2013 Rockingham Castle Auction




Although, headline l...
Return of the “Cork” Bugatti to Cork
Munster Vintage Motor Cycle and Car Club are proud to announce that Tom Dark from the UK has entered the “Cork” Bugatti in the 1938 Cork Grand Prix 75th Anniversary Event to be held at the County Hall in Cork on Sunday 23 June. This car is a Bugatti Type 59/50B and it’s first race with a 3 litre engine to suit the new 1938 International Formula regulations was the Cork Grand Prix in 19...
Bonhams largest ever offering at Greenwich Concours d’Elegance
Bonhams is very pleased to announce an impressive, diverse and extensive line-up of exceptional motorcars at its sixth annual auction at the Greenwich Concours d’Elegance on June 2nd. With multiple models being represented by Alfa Romeo, Aston Martin, Bentley, Cadillac, Jaguar, Lincoln, Mercedes-Benz, Pierce and Rolls-Royce, among others, the selection of European, British and American cars on o...
New Book "Morgan International Adventure|"
In 1938 Morgan appeared on the world stage, competing at the famous 24 Hour race at Le Mans against the best sports cars of the day driven by the best international drivers. Two enthusiastic amateurs, Prudence Fawcett, a pretty young society lady and Geoff White from the Winter Garden Garages brought the Morgan home to 13th place overall having covered 1,350 miles. This year marks their 75th...
Fortieth edition of the Tour of the Three Valleys!

From Friday, May 31 to Monday, June 3rd, the annual 'Tour of the T...

Concours weekend in St Louis, USA
The CCCA Spirit of St. Louis Grand Classic is being held in conjunction with the 6th Annual Kemp Museum Concours d'Elegance this weekend.

The Grand Classic Concours will take place Saturday, May 18th from 10am-3pm on the grounds of the Kemp Auto Museum in Chesterfield, MO. Over 40 fabulous classic cars from the 1920s-1940s will be on display. Kemp Auto Museum will also be open to the...
Frey Collector Car Auction
Collector Car and parts auction, many pre.war cars, parts and related antiques  to be auctioned. Private collection Sat June 15, 2013
Columbus, WI ,USA 53925

See    www.auctionspecialistsstoughton.com

for details. 
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Velodrom Millenáris 2013


www.velodrom-millenaris.eu


 

Im Herzen von Budapest steht das über 100 Jahre alte Velodrom Millenáris (1146 Budapest,

Lots of pre-wars expected at National Oldtimer Day - 16 June the Netherlands
With great pride we'd like to announce the 29th edition of the National Oldtimer Day in Lelystad (the Netherlands). This oldtimermeeting is the biggest of its kind in Holland, last year's event attracted over 25.000 visitors and more than 400 historic automobiles (vintage, veteran en classic cars). A sneak-peek of what can be expected of this year....

Simplex American LaFrance Type 12 1...
Partnership between RM and St James's
RM AUCTIONS ANNOUNCES OFFICIAL PARTNERSHIP WITH THE ST JAMES’S CONCOURS OF ELEGANCE 

RM Auctions announces that it is the official auction partner of the exclusive St James’s Concours of Elegance London auction dates to change from late October to 7-9 September, 2013 to coincide with the highly anticipated concours event...
Sunny Carlisle 2013



Sunshine and Success at Carlisle in 2013

Spring Carlisle Wraps in a Way Not Seen in Years

 

Exclusive artistry sale in New York
RM AUCTIONS IN ASSOCIATION WITH SOTHEBY’S
 TO SHOWCASE AUTOMOTIVE ARTISTRY AT EXCLUSIVE NEW YORK SALE


RM Auctions, in association with Sotheby’s, announces exclusive New York collector car auction, November 21 G...
Bath pageant of motoring for wizzybugs
Call for Exhibitors - Trade

 

Bath Pageant of Motoring will be held from 6-7 July 2013 at Walcot Rugby Ground, Bath. Featuring an eclectic display of classic and vintage cars and motorcycles, there will be an extensive programme of parades, exhibitions, demonstrations and supercar rides, alongside competitions, live music and family activities.

 
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Greystone Mansion Concours d´elegance 2013
Hotel & Dining Packages Added to Greystone Mansion Concours d’Elegance 

Beyond a Car Show, the May 5 Concours is a Destination Event

Richard Edmonds' Prescott Weekend Auction
"After the success of last years Richard Edmonds solely Pre War auction of motorcars, spares and automobilia at Toddington Steam Railway in Gloucestershire the auction will be taking place again on Friday 2nd August. It is designed to coincide with the VSCC's show piece meeting at Prescott and will add another dimension to the ...
kick start spring start for the VSCC


Two-Day Vintage Sports-Car Club ‘Spring Start’ Race Meeting Sets New Early-Season Benchmark

For Immediate Release Monday 22 April 2013

 

art and aeronautica at Raf Museum Auction
CONCORDE SET TO FLY AGAIN AT BONHAMS: RAF MUSEUM AUCTION READY FOR TAKE-OFF

 

Original 1960s design drawing ...
Happy 3rd anniversary Mullin Museum!
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA’S MULLIN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM CELEBRATES THREE YEAR ANNIVERSARY

Retro Classics: Schönheiten im Schlosspark
Seltene Oldtimer-Schönheiten im Schlosspark

Ludwigsburg. In den Parkanlagen des Blühenden Barock zu Ludwigsburg wird
dieses Jahr noch größer gefeiert, schließlich findet vom 31. Mai bis 2. Juni
zum zehnten Mal „RETRO CLASSICS meets Barock“ statt. Nicht nur die Marke
Porsche steht bei diesem Klassiker-Event im Vordergrund, sondern auch
seltene Einzelstücke, ...
Alfas and ERAs at Donington Historic
Two iconic P3 Alfas and seven ERAs join pre-War GP cars re-tracing their tyre tracks at Donington

Orange County Collector Car and Motorcycle Week, featuring the Dana Point Concours d'Elegance

June 21-23, 2013 - Dana Point, California

Celebrating more than three decades of Southern California's automotive heritage, the Orange County Collector Car and Motorcycle Week is revving up to host thousands of enthusiasts and families at the St. Regis Monarch Beach for an exceptional showcase of parties, tours, art exhibits...

Dealer Super Cars at StJohns




WHAT IS A "DEALER SUPER CAR?"


 

In the muscle car world, the term "Dealer Super Car" has specific and very important meaning. There are basically two...
Demos and hot rides at Carlisle Bikefest



Three Wheels or Two, Demo Ride Excitement Returns to Carlisle Bike Fest


Ride the Streets of Carlisle on the Newest Products from the Hottest Brands

bekijk de hergeboorte van een klassieker
Het bouwen van carrosserieën  is een vergeten ambacht. Op 22 juni laat Carrosseriebouw Jansen, in samenwerking met Kranz Oldtimer-Service en het Weseper Erfgoed, deze tijden herleven.  Van roestig chassis tot blinkend  automobiel, dat is wat u die dag in Wesepe ontdekt.

Une rentrée ensoleillé
1er GRAND PRIX HISTORIQUE DE MARRAKECHUne vingtaine d’inscriptions déjà confirmées

Le week-end dernier nous étions à Marrakech pour assister au Grand Prix WTCC et Auto GP. Quel spe...
change of website name

When I was in Paris last week I saw this car driving, but at second thoughts it might have been a dream… Anyway I decided to change my website name(MilleMigliaArt)  into ClassicCarsArt.c...

broad span of automobiles at Hendon sale
FROM £800,000 FERRARI TO BARN-FIND JAGUAR: BONHAMS HENDON SALE OFFERS GREAT VARIETY AND SPANS NINE DECADES OF MOTORING





Some 80 motor cars spanning nine decades, ...
hot historic line-up for speed festival
OTHER IMPORTANT CARS JOIN BONHAMS GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED LINE-UP

 

Among an historic line-up of motor car en...
Straight record results for auctions america
AUCTIONS AMERICA CONTINUES STRONG TRACK RECORD IN SOUTH FLORIDA WITH MORE THAN $17.5 MILLION IN SALES AT FORT LAUDERDALE

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Feuerwerk auf Retro Classics meets Barock
Retro Classics meets Barock 2013 – Ein Feuerwerk für Oldtimer-Fans

 

Ludwigsburg. In voller Blüte steht der Schlossgarten Ludwigsburg, wenn vom 31. Mai bis 2. Juni zum zehnten Mal die Tore für den Klassiker-Event „RETRO CLASSIC...
Stunning Classics at Techno Classica 2013



75 Superb Classics

coming under the auctioneer's gavel 


Car Specialist wanted at hyman
Carlisle attracts flocks of enthusiasts


Collector Car Hobby Remains Strong

Enthusiasts Continue to Flock to Carlisle for Automotive Excitement

 
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77.000 people visit Retro Classics
Record: 77,000 visitors to Retro Classics 2013

 

Stuttgart's motor trade fair sets the standard / High praise for the trade fair quality / Meeting place for fans of classic vehicles / Internationality increased

 
Retro Classics 2013: Rekords und Lob
Rekord: 77.000 Besucher auf der Retro Classics 2013

 

Stuttgarts Automobilmesse setzt Maßstab / Viel Lob für Qualität der Messe / Treffpunkt für Liebhaber klassischer Fahrzeuge / Internationalität gesteigert

 

The Amelia Island Auction Results...!!
GOODING & COMPANY
THE AMELIA ISLAND AUCTION

View Amelia Island Auction Results
http://www.goodingco.com/all_auctions/results/amelia_island_13

View Amelia Island Online Catalogue
http://www.goodingco.com/auction/3160?per_page=9999

Order a Catalogue
http://sto...
Retro Classics '13: Vorfreude und Rennsportträume
Retro Classics Splitter Retro Classics Splitter Retro Classics Splitter

 

Peugeot 202 feiert 75- Jähriges Jubiläum. In den modernen Messehallen wird Peugeot eindrucks...
Retro Classics ´13: richtige Pflege und Steinkunst
Retro Classics   Splitter Retro Classics  Splitter Retro Classics  Splitter

 

Die richtige Pflege für historische Schätze. Echte Raritäten und historische ...
Celebrity Cars at Brooklands ´13
The Brooklands Double Twelve

Motorsport Festival

15-16 June 2013

 

Auktion Swiss Auctioneers verschoben
Auktion der Swiss Auctioneers verschoben

 

Oldtimer Galerie Toffen präsentiert auf der Retro Classics komplettes Fahrzeugangebot / Versteigerung Anfang Juni in Zürich

 

H&H starts off season with record results
H&H had its busiest February sale ever at The Pavilion Gardens last Tuesday. Nigh on 750 people were watching as guest auctioneer, Julian Royse, took to the rostrum for what proved to be an entertaining afternoon with highlights aplenty. 

All seven cars entered from a private collection found new homes with the star of the septet - a stunning 1935 Alvis Speed 20SC Lancefield Dr...
Auction America kicks off season in Florida
FINAL COUNTDOWN UNDERWAY TO SOUTH FLORIDA'S PREMIER COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION
*         Auctions America kicks off its 2013 auction season, March 22-24 with its highly anticipated Fort Lauderdale Collector Car Auction
*         Celebrating it...
Concours d'Elégance & Luxembourg Classic Days

Mondorf – les – Bains Concours d'Elegance & Luxembourg Classic Days.

Record Breaking Miller 91 at Amelia '13
1928 INDY 500 POLE WINNER LEADS 

"The AMELIA'S" SALUTE  

TO 
Henning Thomson to represent Bonhams Denmark
BONHAMS WELCOMES HENNING THOMSEN TO THE EUROPEAN MOTOR CAR DEPARTMENT

Auftreten S-Klasse Retro Classics
Mercedes-Auftritt im Zeichen der S-Klasse

 

Gemeinsame Präsentation von Mercedes-Benz Classic und den offiziell anerkannten Markenklubs in Deutschland auf der Retro Classics 2013

 

vom ersten Entwurf zum fertigen Project
Der Oldtimer als individuelles Kunstwerk

 

Silberform AG präsentiert die Prozesskette vom Entwurf zum Design-Klassiker

 

Design ist d...
Bugatti T 57 arriviert im Museum Autovision
 

 

Rostiges Juwel aus Schlumpf-Sammlung

Altlussheimer Automobilmuseum zeigt einen der letzten unrestaurierten Bugattis

 

Altlussheim. Eines der letzten unangetasteten Originalfahrzeuge des legendären Molshe...
Expansion and new location Hilton Head
12th Annual Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d’Elegance

Announces Expansion and New Concours Location

 

Rennlegende auf Retroclassics '13
Rennlegende empfängt Besucher

 

Kölner Traditionsrennstall Porsche Kremer Racing erwartet Besucher der Stuttgarter Retro Classics mit Jägermeister Kremer Porsche im Eingan...
The meeting for great classics '13
The great meeting for the classic club scene

 

The Stuttgart automobile exhibition with classic car competence also acts as a platform for many classic car clubs and communities of interest

 

Les ventes Bonhams Grand Palais 2013


BONHAMS, leader incontesté sur le marché international des automobiles de collection, retrouvait le Grand Palais pour une grande vente qui totalisait 13 millions d’euros avec 80% de lots vendus en moyenne, séduisant les acheteurs de 27 pays différents.


'Out of Africa' Aeroplane returns to Bonhams
AEROPLANE THAT WAS ‘OUT OF AFRICA’ TO RETURN TO ITS SPIRITUAL HOME AFTER €13 MILLION BONHAMS SALE

Gipsy Moth bi-plane from seven-time Oscar-winning motion picture
The Cars of Carroll Shelby in Texas


Houston, Texas. February 6, 2013
. Entries are rolling in for the 2nd annual Concours d'Elegance of Texas, a highlight of this year's Houston Classic Weekend, scheduled for May 3-5 at the award winning La Torretta Lake Resort & Spa...
veteran cars on the open road
Veterans on the road

 

The Veteran Car Club of Great Britain caters for all cars built before 1919 but don’t expect their owners to exhibit a line up of ‘trailered beauty queens’. The Club’s philosophy is that our motoring heritage is best preserved by regular us...
Rare automobiles at Retro Classics '13
Fiat Barchetta belonging to the female racing driver Baroness Avanzo

 

Renowned dealers to present rare automobiles as investments at the classic car exhibition Retro Classics in Stuttgart

 

Targa Florio 2013 appointed to MAC group
Targa Florio Classic from the 9th to the 13th October 2013
Entrusted to MAC Group with multi-year agreement
Lovely Line-up Retromobile '13


Artcurial Motorcars at the 2013 Retromobile Salon


 

 

The Artcurial Motorcars annual Retromobile sale in Paris on 8 February 2013, will once again offer a...
Stunning Selection for Biennial sale
RM AUCTIONS ANNOUNCES STUNNING EARLY HIGHLIGHTS FOR BIENNIAL SALE DURING THE CONCORSO D’ELEGANZA VILLA D’ESTE WEEKEND

 

Coachbuilt cars at Amelia Island
MAGNIFICENT SERIES OF COACHBUILT CLASSICS TO GRACE RM’S AMELIA ISLAND CONCOURS D’ELEGANCE SALE

 

Aussergewöhnliche Raritäten auf Retromobile '13
Fiat Barchetta der Rennfahrer-Baronessa Avanzo

 

Renommierte Händler präsentieren automobile Raritäten als Investmentanlagen auf der Automobilmesse Retro Classics in Stuttgart
FIVA: Turin Charter comes into force
International association of classic car clubs (FIVA) presents coherent guidelines for the responsible treatment of historical vehicles


Brussels/Stuttgart, 29 January 2013
Legends of Soviet Motor Sports in Moscow
LEGENDS OF THE SOVIET MOTOR SPORTS.

Soviet motor sports will be the head-line of the XXI Oldtimer Gallery.
Dozens of record-racing, rally and crossroad motor cars, that were the proud
of a great state will spend 4 days in a big exhibition hall.
These motor cars - are famous rallies' victors, multi-months lo...
100 years of 100 miles celebrated
Centenary of 100 Miles in One Hour
to be Celebrated at Brooklands


Eclectic offer at Bonhams Oxford sales
CANADIAN-BUILT MOTOR CAR FIT FOR ROYALTY ON OFFER AS BONHAMS RETURNS TO OXFORD FOR ANNUAL SALE

 

Ecl...
Celebrity cars star Lauderdale sale
STEVE MCQUEEN CHEVROLET STYLELINE LEADS EXCITING LIST OF CELEBRITY RIDES AT AUCTIONS AMERICA’S FORT LAUDERDALE SALE



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Steam powered billy makes race debut
WHISTLING BILLY MAKES RACE RETRO DEBUT

 
Update Scottsdale Auction: Mercedes doubles total
Update: The rare supercharged 1938 Mercedes-Benz 540K Cabriolet A

sells within hours after the auction for $1,312,500

1960 Ferrari top-seller at Biltmore sale
RM AUCTIONS REALIZES SPECTACULAR $36.4 MILLION AT SINGLE-DAY ARIZONA BILTMORE SALE



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Ferraris perform at Scottsdale Auction
BONHAMS 2ND ANNUAL SCOTTSDALE AUCTION DOUBLES LAST YEAR’S TOTAL WITH NEARLY $13-MILLION SOLD



10th anniversary AACA Museum

 Porsche Style & Design
January 25 - April 28, 2013




Mirage welcomes visitors Rétromobile


French locomotive @ Retromobile 2013


entry application Klausenrennen 2013 available


Anmeldung zum 11. internationalem Klausenrennen 2013 ab sofort möglich

Das Offizielle Meldeformular für das Klausenrennen ist jetzt verfügbar.

Die Rennleitung hat das Reglement für das 11. internat...
Delahaye designs in Stuttgart
January 2013
No. 05


 

Design icons from Delahaye in Stuttgart

 

Unique special show of classic car models from France at Retro Cl...
36th Anniversary Fire Apparatus Parade, Show and Firematic Flea Market
06-08-2013 36th Anniversary Fire Apparatus Parade,...
Charles H. Brown collection offered in Paris
COLLECTION CHARTING MORE THAN SEVEN DECADES IN THE EVOLUTION OF THE AUTOMOBILE UP FOR SALE AT BONHAMS

 

Sonderschau auf der Retro Classics 2013
Design-Ikonen von Delahaye in Stuttgart

 

Einzigartige Sonderschau der Klassikerschmiede aus Frankreich auf der Retro Classics im März 2013 / Raritäten mit Werten in Millionenhöhe in Halle 4

 

Brooklands - a good start of the new year
Record Start to the New Year at Brooklands Museum

A record 4,908 people celebrated the New Year at Brooklands Museum on January 1st, on a sparkling clear day which saw 1,100 classic and sporting vehicles lined up for an appreciative audience to view (see images below). The attendance, up 22% on the same da...
Vooraankondiging PAC Beforty-rally 2013

...
Paul Pennell Brough Superior


Paul Pennell like his late Father is a lifelong traditional panel beater who has made hand made one off wings and bodies for some of the world’s finest cars. In 2009 he started Artistry in Aluminium making Repousse work pictures out of a single sheet of 1mm aluminium all pictures are made entirely by h...
The Austin and the Americas
The Austin for the Americas or Per Austin in the Americas

 

It’s the beginning of 2013 and we (Eunice Kratky and Guy Butcher) have arrived in Panama City in the 1928 Austin 7.

 

We have completed 12,100 miles since we left Baltimore in July 2102; heading off towards Alaska by way of Chicago, Minneapolis, Edmonton, Dawson Creek, Whitehorse, S...
Rétromobile, the next stop in 2013


RM Group grows during 2012
RM GROUP OF COMPANIES ENJOYS SIGNIFICANT GROWTH AND RECORD $360 MILLION IN AUCTION SALES DURING 2012



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Classicauto Madrid 2013
300 stands attending the 4th edition of Spanish motor show

Classicauto Madrid 2013 returns February 22th to 24th

 

Beauties on four wheels at Bremen
Sleek Beauties Rolling In

Bremen Classic Motorshow Displays Collectors’ Items on Four Wheels

It might be ...
10 years at the AACA museum celebration


Hershey, PA (December 18, 2013).  The Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) Museum is celebrating our 10th Anniversary in 2013!   We're planning a year packed full of special exhibits and events to celebrate this milestone.

Introducing, Two for $10 Tuesdays!   Every Tuesday during 2013, we...
Pre-War Grand Prix Christmas gifts
Pre-War Grand Prix grid confirmed for 2013 Donington Historic Festival

Tickets make the perfect Christmas gift!



The Historic Grand P...
Bonhams - a record breaking year
BONHAMS ENDS 2012 WITH OVER 30 NEW WORLD AUCTION RECORDS

 

BONHAMS CELEBRATES A YEAR OF EXPANDED HORIZONS
RM: upcoming Don Davis collection


RM AUCTIONS SECURES UPCOMING SALE OF TEXAS’ DISTINGUISHED DON DAVIS COLLECTION
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39 years of Carlisle and Zephyrhills



Zephyrhills Winter AutoFest Celebrates 39 Years with New Leadership in 2013

Carlisle Events Returns to Sunshine State to Promote Annual Automotive Event<...
Oldenburg Family Collection at Bonhams
BONHAMS TO OFFER THE RENOWNED OLDENBURG FAMILY

COLLECTION OF CLASSIC AUTOMOBILES

Noble machines at H&H December Auction
Thoroughbreds romp home at H&H’s December 5th 2012 Newbury
Racecourse Auction

After a busy year that has seen it trial numerous industry challenging
initiatives, visit several new venues and undergo a successful rebranding,
H&H e...
2013 Leyburn Sprints


EVENTS QUEENSLAND BOOSTS GRANT
TO STAGE 2013 LEYBURN SPRINTS




THE annual Leyburn Sprints on the Darling D...
'extinct' motorcycle found in New England
BONHAMS TO OFFER THE INCREDIBLY RARE 1905 LEO MOTORCYLE – THE ONLY EXAMPLE KNOWN TO EXIST



The exciting discovery in New England brings to light an obscure ...
RAC wins race series of the year award

At the 2012 International Historic Motoring Awards in London on Thursday 29 November, the Royal Automobile Club won the Race Series of the Year award for its Royal Automobile Club Woodcote Trophy series.

Launched in ...
rarities at retroclassics 2013
Austro Fiat, Gräf & Stift, Wyner, Steyr, etc.

 

First-class special show at Retro Classics in Stuttgart in March 2013: "Austria's forgotten automobile brands" / Privately owned rarities

 

stand-out results conclude bonhams sale
£4.4 MILLION AT BONHAMS DECEMBER SALE CONCLUDES RECORD YEAR FOR WORLD-WIDE MOTORING DEPARTMENT IN 2012

 

Glob...
Sonderschau Raritàten und vergessene Marken


Austro Fiat, Gräf & Stift, Wyner, Steyr und Co.

Sonderschau der Extraklasse auf der Retro Classics im März 2013 in Stuttgart: „Österreichs vergessene Automobil-Marken" / Raritäten aus Privatbesitz

Francois Bruère for Concours d'Elegance America
François Bruère Completes 2013 Concours d’Elegance of America Poster Art









Renowned French painter, François Bruère, has finished his rendition of the 2012 Concours Best of Show winners: Best of Show – American winner, a 1933 Chrysler Imperial Dual Cowl Phaeton owned by Joseph & Margie Cassini, III; and Best of...
Alfa Mail
film footage Hawker Hurricane defending Britain
FILM FOOTAGE DEPICTS HISTORIC AEROPLANE UP FOR SALE AT BONHAMS

 

Video clip shows Hawker Hurricane l...
'Flying Mantuan'-collection at Bonhams
BONHAMS TO SELL MOTORCYCLE COLLECTION MADE BY ITALIAN FACTORY THAT LAUNCHED THE CAREER OF ‘FLYING MANTUAN’ TAZIO NUVOLARI

The entire Garelli Grand Prix Collection is offered at No Reserve at the Bonhams sale at the Grand Palais in Paris

A second collection for the 6th to 7th February sale features some 55 machines from the early Vintage era to the modern day

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Exceptional Horch automobiles in Stüttgart
Extraordinary Horch vehicles in Stuttgart

 

Two special shows will illustrate the manufacture of historical vehicles in Germany: classic cars from Zwickau and rare motorcycles from Hoffmann and Küchen

 

At auction: the binder royale elephant mascot
Out of Africa aeroplane under the hammer
BONHAMS TO SELL AEROPLANE THAT FEATURED IN OSCAR-WINNING HOLLYWOOD BLOCKBUSTER ‘OUT OF AFRICA’

 

Traversée de Paris n. 13






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Sonderschauen auf Retroclassics 2013
Außergewöhnliche Horch-Fahrzeuge in Stuttgart

Zwei Sonderschauen beleuchten historischen Fahrzeugbau in Deutschland: Klassiker aus Zwickau und seltene Zweiräder von Hoffmann und Küchen

Zu den exklusivsten klassischen Fahrzeugen deutscher Abstammung zählt die Marke Horch. Bei der kommenden Retro Classics in Stuttgart (7. bis 10 März 2013) widmet sich eine Sonderausstellu...
million dollar success at the Harrogate auction
BONHAMS HARROGATE AUCTION IS £1.1 MILLION SUCCESS

 

Annual auction at the Great Yorkshire Showground saw more...
Jakob Greisen joins motoring team Bonhams
BONHAMS TO WELCOME JAKOB GREISENTO THE U.S. MOTOR CAR DEPARTMENT

Le petit Royal attends Bonhams
BONHAMS GEARS UP FOR 2nd ANNUAL SCOTTSDALE COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION
Sunny days at the Zephyrhills Weekend


Fall AutoFest Is a Wrap – Carlisle Events Returns from Its First Florida Event

Annual Zephyrhills Weekend Draws Thousands World Wide

Supporting victims Sandy
Staten Island Region helping local victims of Superstorm Sandy



We are one of the many regions situated in the areas where Sandy did so much damage. We also happen to be a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, so we have set up a program to let others help us to help the victims within our community. See t...
Royal state carriadge to auction
STATELY STAR COMES TO AUCTION

Maharaja of Mysore’s 1825 State Carriage – to be auctioned in the UK on November 24 - has British royalty credentials

Horsepower takes on a very literal meaning at the forthcoming sale in Surrey, UK, by specialist classic vehicle auctioneers, Historics at Brooklands, on Saturday 24 November, when an extremely rare Indian artifact – a magnif...
staluppi cars predicted to attract collectors

COLLECTORS SET TO DESCEND ON FLORIDA FOR RM’S HIGHLY ANTICIPATED SALE 
OF THE JOHN STALUPPI CARS OF DREAMS MUSEUM


 

The car that's driven by a propellor
Anniversaires de voitures exceptionnelles

 4 ANNIVERSAIRES DE LEGENDE A AHF 2013

Autodrome Heritage Festival se met au diapason d’automobiles de légende, les 8 et 9 juin 2013. L’événement accueillera 4 animations exceptionnelles, les anniversaires de 4 modèles et marques emblématiques :
 60 ans de la Corvette,
 60 ans de la Triumph TR2,
 40 ans de la Matra Bagheera,
...
All veteran cars sold at Bonhams
BONHAMS ANNUAL AUCTION OF VETERAN MOTOR CARS ACHIEVES ITS HIGHEST TOTAL TO DATE AT £1.7 MILLION, WITH 100% SOLD

 

Rocker Grant's Pierce Arrow to Auction
HISTORICS’ ROCK AND ROLL ROYALTY

Music mogul Peter Grant’s car comes to auction

A car owned for a quarter of a century by Peter Grant, the legendary manager of one of the world’s most successful rock bands of all-time, Led Zeppelin, has been consigned by the classic car auctioneer Historics at Brooklands, ahead of its next sale on Saturday November 24th.

Gra...
1902 Rambler for auction in Las Vegas
Historic Rambler Motorcycle from the Indian Museum to be auctioned in Las Vegas



110 year-old pioneer is the finest original example in the world.

Bonhams is extremely pleased to announce that is has added the singular and historic 1902 Rambler Model B from the Indian Motorcycle Museum to its Las Vegas Motorcycle Sale in January.

Manufactured by Colone...
Oldsmobile crosses America in memory of husband
VETERAN CAR RACING CHAMPION TO CROSS AMERICA IN OLDSMOBILE IN MEMORY OF HUSBAND

 

A FORMER motor racing champion is gearing up for the challenge of a lifetime as she prepares to drive a 109-year-old vet...
5-jähriges Jubiläum des RCC e.V.


Retromobile auction 2013


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Dallas Auction generates Texas sized revenue


TEXAS-SIZED CHARLIE THOMAS COLLECTION BRINGS
$7.4 MILLION AT DALLAS AUCTION



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Miller celebrated at the Amelia Island Concours


AMELIA ISLAND CONCOURS D’ELEGANCE CELEBRATES THE EXCELLENCE OF HARRY MILLER


 

A day at the Veteran Car Club
Veteran Car Club   -  President’s At Home Day at Ashwell Club House

 

The Veteran Car Club of Great Britain, the world’s oldest old car club, hosted an ‘At Home’ day at their Ashwell Headquarters on Tuesday 16th October.  We welcomed senior offi...
Bonhams offers the eldest Vauxhall of all
WORLD’S OLDEST SURVIVING VAUXHALL TO BE OFFERED FOR SALE AT BONHAMS

 

2012 Hershey sale topped with two Duesies


PAIR OF MAJESTIC DUESENBERGS TOP RM’S $10.7 MILLION HERSHEY SALE


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Racing BMWs in Las Vegas
Bonhams Las Vegas motorcycle auction revs up with a collection of competition BMWs



Rare pre-war Kompressor leads quartet of racers

A unique collection of four BMW racing motorcycles will be offered at the Bonhams Las Vegas Motorcycle Sale in January.

Headlining the team of machines is a very rare and much admired Kompressor, or supercharged, 1939 RS...
2nd UK office for Historics
Historics firmly on the map with opening of a second office

The specialist classic and sports car auctioneer Historics at Brooklands, has emphasised its growing reach and breadth of appeal by opening a second regional office in the UK.

Following its fourth successive £1million+ sale in September, Historics - hosting quarterly auctions at the world-famous birthplace of Britis...
FREE motoring weekend in London


The largest FREE motor show in the UK


Visit Regent Street Motor Show on Saturday 3 November

On Sat...
Preserving the Automobile a sound success
Bonhams Inaugural sale: Preserving The Automobile at the Simeone Foundation is a resounding success totalling just under $3 Million

   

  New York, NY – On October 8th, 2012 Bonhams conducted Preserving the Automobile: A Sale at the Simeone Foundation, the first ever auction to promote the concept of preservation of collector cars. The sale, which took p...
Driving food and toys to the AACA Museum
FOOD & TOY "DRIVE"  

October 22 - December 23, 2012
Make a bid for your Dream Ride
SPORTING BEARS SET FOR A MILLION POUND DREAM RIDE AT THE FOOTMAN JAMES CLASSIC MOTOR SHOW



Battle of Britain aeroplane at Bonhams
**PHOTOCALL AND INTERVIEW OPPORTUNITY**

 

1904 Wilson Pircher at Bonhams
 

RARE VETERAN CAR BUILT BY THE INVENTOR OF THE TANK TO BE SOLD AT BONHAMS

 

HERO and CRA team up
HERO, the Historic Endurance Rallying Organisation, and the CRA, the Classic Rally Association, have joined forces to become one of the leading rallying organisations in the UK and Europe.

The joint venture will focus on improving the existing events to enhance the classic car enthusiasts’ experience and will integrate the annual calendar of rallies and events into a simplified struc...
two- and fourwheelers at the Imperial War Museum
H&H Classics Ltd are set to return to the Imperial War Museum, Duxford for a second time this year with a stunning array of two- and four-wheelers which could well see world records broken. The eighty-two motorcycle and sixty-five car lots on offer span the period from 1905 to 2005 and include vehicles to suit most tastes and pockets.

Star lot among the motorcars is a 1954 Frazer ...
Sir Stirling Moss to participate in Veteran Car run


Legendary British racing driver Sir Stirling Moss OBE FIE and Lady Moss will take part in the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run, on Sunday 4 November, as passengers alongside Mr and Mrs Chris Jaques, Forest Row, East Sussex.  . The 83-year-old Sir Stirling is widely recognised as the greatest all-roun...
Car categories Concours D'élégance announced


Concours d’Elegance Announces 2013 Car Classes

 

October 8, 2012, Troy, MI – Concours Car Selection Chair, Brian Joseph has announced the 2013 featured classes:

London to Brighton Pre-1905 Auburn/Cord: The One Offs Detroit Iron: American Classic Open 1928-1934 Cadillac, Chrysler, Lincoln & Packard

Indianapol...
1929 Duesenberg Best of Show at Glenmoor Concours d'Elegance
UNIQUE 1929 DUESENBERG J MURPHY PHAETON IS



BEST IN SHOW AT 2012 GLENMOOR GATHERING

 

 

H&H: the beginning of a new era
The Night When H&H Reached £10m


The Buxton-based auction house, once only holding events on home turf, started pushing for a presence outside Derbyshire twelve months ago. It is true that H&H held a couple of auctions at Syon Park a few years ago, but those were one-off events rather than part of a global plan.

In fa...
Fun in the dark at the AACA museum


Join us for a fun filled night of friends and fellowship at the AACA Museum as we kick start another great meet week in Hershey!



Salon Privé 2013: the dates are confirmed


NEW DATES CONFIRMED FOR SALON PRIVÉ 2013, FOLLOWING BEST SHOW EVER IN 2012

Salon Privé 2013 confirmed for 4th to 6th September

Syon Park, West London, 3 October 2012 – Salon Privé, the Luxury Supercar Show and Concours d’Elégance, will return to West London’s Syon Park in 2013, with the dates now confirmed as Wednesday to Friday the 4th to 6th of Septem...
Prototype cars on display at Hershey
Rare Prototype Antique Cars to be displayed at the Hershey Fall Meet and Car Show

 
Carlisle adds 17th event to its portfolio


17 and Growing - Carlisle Events Adds Yet another Show to its Season Schedule


"Auto Mania" Event in Allentown, Pennsylvania to be Latest Swap Meet Backed by Carlisle

Unrestored cars at the Simeone Foundation
Preserving the automobile: a sale at The Simeone Foundation


 

New York, NY – On October 8th, 2012 Bonhams will conduct Preserving the Automobile: A Sale at the Simeone Foundation, the first ever car auction to promote the concept of preservation of collector cars. The sale will take place on site and in collaboration with The Simeone Foundation Automotive Museu...
A 600-mile roadtrip to compete at the VSCC
‘Humphrey’ makes a Historic return to Snetterton



Kop Hill Climb 2012 once again a success


Kop Hill Climb promised it was gearing up for the best revival yet, and it delivered that promise last weekend, when over 400 cars and motorcycles took on the historic hill in Princes Risborough enthralling 14,000 spectators.

 

Joel Finn´s new book launched
The 1912 Milwaukee Races: Vanderbilt Cup and Grand Prize
The New Joel Finn Book Available Now from Racemaker Press


 

(Boston, MA) September 19, 2012 – ...
Carlisle Events' Big Makeover
Major Changes for Carlisle Events in 2013

Show Dates, Ticket Pricing and Event Additions Highlight Upcoming Season

Legendary racing cars at Hilton Head
Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d’Elegance
Announces the Stars of American Racing Panel Discussion
for upcoming Savannah Speed Classic


 

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. – The Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d’Elegance, one of the nation’s si...
'Dad's Army' van to Headline Bonhams Sale
“DAD’S ARMY” VAN TO HEADLINE ALONGSIDE IMPORTANT BRITISH INVICTA AND SS100 IN THIRD INSTALLMENT OF MUSEUM COLLECTION AT BONHAMS SALE

Patrick Collection Part III includes 1935 Ford Bo...
Loton Park records smashed
Loton Park Records smashed by hill specialist whilst first timer takes a class win

Sep 2012





Loton Park in Shropshire was the scene of much excitement last weekend as co...
HERO and CRA join forces
HERO and CRA join forces to become one of the leading classic rallying organisations in the UK and Europe



HERO, the Historic Endurance Rallying Organisation, and the CRA, the Classic Rally Association, have joined forces to become one of the leading rallying organisations in the UK and Europe.



The joint venture will focus on improving the existing even...
Goodwood celebrates record revival
For Immediate Release: 18 September 2012  

 

GOODWOOD CELEBRATES A
Final Countdown Hershey sale 2012


RM READIES FOR HIGHLY ANTICIPATED HERSHEY SALE




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Hershey Fall meet 2012


Hershey, PA - September 17, 2012 -
The 57th Annual AACA Hershey Fall Meet and Car Show will be held October 10-13 on the Hersheypark Grounds in Hershey, PA. This 4 day event features a...
´Lost´ Mercedes finds a home at Goodwood Revival
“LOST” MERCEDES FINDS A HOME FOR £2.8M AT £13.6 MILLION BONHAMS GOODWOOD REVIVAL SALE

 

Two Go...
Countdown 'Texas-sized' Charlie Thomas Sale


FINAL COUNTDOWN UNDERWAY TO RM AUCTIONS’


“TEXAS-SIZED” CHARLIE THOMAS COLLECTION SALE

Museum Collection a sell-out success
MUSEUM COLLECTION A SELL-OUT SUCCESS AT £2.6 MILLION BONHAMS BEAULIEU SALE

 

Silver Arrow Parade at Goodwood Revival

Silberpfeile in het Louwman Museum
Den Haag/Stuttgart, 6 september 2012 



Van 11 oktober 2012 tot en met 6 januari 2013 in het Louwman Museum

Mercedes-Benz Silver Arrows 1934 - 1939 in Den Haag



Het Louwman Museum in Den Haag toont vanaf 11 oktober 2012 de legendarische Mercedes-Benz Silver Arrows (‘Silberpfeile’) Grand Prix racers die furore maakten in de autosport...
Donington Historic Festival: 3 days of action
Three full days of action: Donington Historic Festival adds an extra day for 2013

Next year’s Donington Historic Festival is set to be extended from two to three days, following the outstanding success of the international historic motor racing event in its first two years. The Festival will take place over the Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the B...
Man vs. Car Challenge Veteran Car Run


Ultramarathon runner, Duncan Philips, is to take part in a friendly challenge with veteran car driver, Dan Suskin, to see who gets to the coast first during the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run, on Sunday 4 November. The annual event is hosted by the Royal Automobile Club and is the world's longest runn...
Margaret Lockwood´s 1940 car at Bonhams
The 1938 Delage D6-70 Tourer was bought by the BAFTA-nominated 'femme fatale' the year she starred in Alfred Hitchcock's The Lady Vanishes

The car bought new by 1940s star of stage and screen Margaret Lockwood (1916 – 1990) with one of her first film pay cheques is to be offered for sale at the Bonhams Beaulieu Sale in Hampshire on Saturday 8th September – one week before what woul...
Studebaker Museum Receives 1932 Studebaker President.

1932 Studebaker President from Vintage Motor Cars donated by South Bend collector

Bonhams returns to Grand Palais
Fantastic early entries already consigned for expanded 2013 sale include the ex-works, Achille Varzi 1931 Bugatti Type 54

Following the spectacular success of its 2011 sale at the historic automotive venue, Bonhams is delighted to announce a return to the Grand Palais in Paris in early 2013 during Rétromobile week.

Already consigned for the 7th February sale is the outstandi...
DB5 DRIVES HISTORICS’ LATEST SUCCESS
Tenth sale sees auctioneer go from strength to strength

As Brooklands basked in sunshine on the first day of autumn, the star-studded catalogue assembled by classic and sports car auctioneer Historics, netted a fourth successive £1 million plus sale, with Aston Martin’s DB5 once again stealing the show.

Amidst its most valuable catalogue of cars consigned to date, Historic...
GEARHEADS GET READY!
GEARHEADS GET READY!

BONHAMS’ CLASSIC CALIFORNIA SALE IS APPROACHING
Lot preview Simeone Foundation
Lot Preview - Preserving the automobile - a sale at the Simeone Foundation


Bonhams is excited to offer a new auction honouring and promoting the preservation of the automobile which will take place on October 8, 2012 at the world famous Simeone Foundation in Philadelphia.

Already consigned to the auction are a number of early cars formerly forming part of the collecti...
Sensational collection Auburn Auction


The ex Sir Stirling Moss GT350 Race Car, a one-off factory supercar and a host of outstanding pre-war American classics slated for Worldwide's 5th annual The Auburn Auction.


 

Auburn, Indiana....
Spectacular auction results in Monterey


RM AUCTIONS POSTS A SPECTACULAR $95 MILLION IN MONTEREY






Hutchinson fastest again at 2012 sprints
HUTCHINSON FASTEST AGAIN AT MEMORABLE 2012 LEYBURN SPRINTS

QUEENSLAND driver Warwick Hutchinson successfully defended his outright title at the historic Leyburn Sprints despite being forced to retire with engine failure before the end of the event’s 17th annual running on the Darling Downs last weekend.
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Carlisle expands


Zephyrhills, Florida-based Events to be Latest Expansion by Carlisle Events

A Pair of Collector Car Events Push Company Total to 16 by 2013

 
record-breaking $11 million sale Ford GT40
FRIDAY MONTEREY SALE


RM kicks off its 2012 Monterey auction with record-breaking $11 million sale of the 1968 Ford GT40 Gulf/Mirage Lightweight Racing Car, P/1074
Cadillacs at Pebble Beach
Rare, Historic Cadillacs on Display at Pebble Beach Custom ‘none-of-a-kind’ Fleetwood V-16s from 1930s featured Aug.16-19


DETROIT – A pair of one-of-a-kind Cadillac Fleetwood V-16s that were available but never ordered by customers during the Great Depression will be among the cars on display at the annual Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance in Carmel, C...
Bonhams puts museum to bed at Beaulieu
Bonhams puts classic car museum to bed on behalf of former pyjama manufacturer

The Exmoor Classic Car Museum Collection will go under the hammer at the Bonhams Beaulieu Sale on Saturday 8th September. 

The entire contents of the Exmoor Classic Car Museum will go under the hammer at the Bonhams ...
Embiricos visits Crewe
FAMOUS BENTLEY 4¼-LITRE ‘EMBIRICOS’ SPECIAL MAKES STAR APPEARANCE AT CREWE FACTORY
(Crewe, England. 15 August 2012). One of the rarest and most valuable Bentleys in the world, the 4¼-Litre ‘Embiricos’ special,  is making an historic appearance at the marque’s home in Crewe. Fresh from taking part in the Louis Vuitton ‘Serenissima Run’ in Venice and featuring at...
Old Bill, the 1922 racing SS80
H&H TO AUCTION ONE OF THE WORLD’S MOST HISTORICALLY IMPORTANT MOTORCYCLES AT DUXFORD ON OCTOBER 4

Having already claimed the world record price for a motorcycle at auction –£280,000 for a 1929 Brough Superior SS100 – H&H Classics is now offering another Brough, which many aficionados regard as the most historically significant powered two-wheeler ever to come to market. T...
French Beauty Shows Racing Form
FAST FRENCH BEAUTY SHOWS HER RACY FORM AT 2012 LEYBURN SPRINTS


PHOTO: Andrew Wilson’s 1926 Amilcar AC (Cordell Sanders photo)

Nick Mason to compete in the LBVCR
Pink Floyd Drummer Nick Mason to compete in the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run

Three kilometer traffic jam for RM's Aalholm Sale
RM’S AALHOLM COLLECTION SALE ATTRACTS RECORD CROWDS, ACHIEVES IN EXCESS OF €10 MILLION

RM Auctions generates more than €10 million at its Aalholm Automobil Museum Collection sale in Denmark Top sellers: Magnificent 1938 Maybach Zeppelin DS8 Roadster achieves €1.3 million, ten times its pre-sale estimate while the iconic 1911 Rolls-Royce 40/50 HP Silver Ghost Roi ...
H&H Open Sale, 25th & 26th August 2012 - Stoneleigh Park

H&H have teamed up with the Coventry Festival of Motoring to introduce US-style rolling auctions to England. For this year the Festival of Motoring moves to Stoneleigh Park in Warwickshire having outgrown its previous venue. It is expected to attract over 25,000 people to an event celebrating the city’s rich history of motor manufacturing.

H&H are offering clie...
RM AUCTIONS IS OFFICIAL AUCTION PARTNER OF WINDSOR CASTLE CONCOURS OF ELEGANCE
RM AUCTIONS BECOMES THE OFFICIAL COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION PARTNER OF WINDSOR CASTLE CONCOURS OF ELEGANCE

RM Auctions announces it will be the official collector car auction partner for the Windsor Castle Concours of Elegance, taking place at Windsor Castle from 7–9 September 2012 Partnership further endorses RM’s commitment to supporting the world’s finest classic mo...
WORLD-DEBUT OF BUGATTI COACHBUILD
MULLIN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM ANNOUNCES WORLD-DEBUT OF BUGATTI COACHBUILD AT THE QUAIL, A MOTORSPORTS GATHERING AUGUST 17

Long-Awaited Debut of Jean Bugatti's Final Masterpiece, Completed After 73 Years

Oxnard, Calif. (August 7, 2012) – The Mullin Automotive Museum, a Southern California institution devoted to the preservation of French art and automobiles from the Art Deco...
Bonhams to sell important collection of Maseratis

Multi-million pound Hartley Collection includes unique Tipo 26M four-seater sports racing model that competed at Brooklands and for the RAC Tourist Trophy.

Bonhams is proud to announce the consignment of an important collection of Maseratis for its Goodwood Revival Sale.

The four cars, some of which have not been seen at market for six decades, come from the collectio...
Vintage Prescott Sees ERA R12C Victorious Through the Summer Showers
The wet summer of 2012 did its best to dampen spirits at the Vintage Sports-Car Club’s annual Prescott Speed Hill Climb but failed to prevent 250 Pre-war cars competing against the clock and over 8,000 spectators enjoying the action over the weekend it what culminated in another sensational display of competitive Pre-war motoring at ...
PETERSEN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM APPOINTS TERRY L. KARGES AS EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
LOS ANGELES (August 6, 2012) – The Petersen Automotive Museum Chairman of the Board Steven E. Young announced today that Terry L. Karges has been appointed Executive Director of the Museu...
Bonhams & the Endurance Rally Association

Bonhams is pleased to announce a new partnership with the foremost organisers of classic car rallies internationally, the Endurance Rally Association.

Established in 1987, the Oxfordshire-based ERA is one of the longest-established and most experienced organisers of international rallies in the world. It has held more than 60 events over the past 25 years, in more than 50 ...

Collector Award Hilton Head festival
Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d’Elegance Introduces its Inaugural Honored Collector Award



HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC – The 2012 Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d’Elegance will include major international names in automotive collec...
Meet the Minds Behind the Machines


Come to Carlisle to Meet the Minds Behind the Machines

Corvette/GM Engineers and Developers Onsite for Corvettes at Carlisle in 2012

Best revival Kophill climb yet to come
Kop Hill Climb, the annual hill climb event in Princes Risborough, is gearing up for the best revival yet. Now in its fourth year, Kop Hill Climb 2012 will take place on 22nd and 23rd September. Kop Hill has announced that car manufacturer Chevrolet UK will be the principal sponsor of the event.




“Given Chevrolet’s association with the famous Goodwood Festival of...
Extremely rare Brooklands Motorcycle at Bonhams
Extremely rare Brooklands racing motorcycle from the 1920s offered for sale at the Bonhams Autumn Stafford Sale



The 1929 Grindlay-Peerless JAP 500cc 'Hundred Model' that is one of only two of its kind known to survive lapped Brooklands at over 100mph in 1937.
American Classics top RM Michigan Sale


AMERICAN CLASSICS TOP RM’s $6.8 MILLION MICHIGAN SALE




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Starting positions Austro Classic open!
Dear friends and readers of Austro Classic,

New Book Mullin Automotive Museum
MULLIN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM ANNOUNCES NEW BOOK CELEBRATING THE CREATORS AND CREATIONS THAT FOREVER CHANGED THE CONCEPT OF MOTION

 

VSSC returns to Castle Combe


After an absence of several decades, the VSCC is returning to Castle Combe in Wiltshire as part of its Carole Nash Insurance Autumn Classic , its first meeting exclusively dedicated to vintage, classic and historic racing.

Classic appeal as VSCC returns to Castle Combe


Classic appeal as Vintage Sports-Car Club returns to Castle Combe.
VSCC ‘Spring Start’ Doubles Up!


VSCC ‘Spring Start’ Doubles Up!

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Sunny Car weekend AACA Museum

Cars, Cars & More Cars at the AACA Museum


July 20, 21 & 22
2013 Donington Historic Festival to celebrate Senna anniversaries
2013 Donington Historic Festival to celebrate Senna anniversaries

May 4th & 5th 2013 – a date for your diary
Lancering www.ic-tm.com


Lancering www.ic-tm.com; dé virtuele ontmoetingsplek op klassiekergebied

-Maastricht- Van vrijdag 11 tot en met zondag 13 januari 2013 vindt de jubileumeditie van InterClassics & TopMobiel plaats in MECC Maastricht. Tijdens hét oldtimerevenement van de Benelux kunnen autoliefhebbers hun hart ophalen tussen de klassieke vierwielers en aanverwante producten. Met de lance...
RM: 1896 to 1986 of Automobile History


FROM 1896 TO 1986—NEARLY A CENTURY OF AUTOMOBILE HISTORY TO BE OFFERED IN UNIQUE AALHOLM COLLECTION SALE


 

Retromobile 2013: Save the Date!

Coupés and Cabriolets at Donnington Priory
Entries flow for H&H’S Inaugural COUPÉS & CABRIOLETS Sale, Donnington Priory, August 8
Carlisle: Experience the Bloomsburg Nationals


Experience the Bloomsburg Nationals in August

First-Year Event Showcases all Makes, Models, Styles and Eras

16th MONTE-CARLO HISTORIC RALLY
16th MONTE-CARLO HISTORIC RALLY

Several changes

July, 11th 2012

 

The 2013 historic rally has been completely redesigned, which is good news for fans of the Monaco event, since the rally must evolve from year to year, if the organisers are to maintain its r...
Salute to the ‘40s offers the best of 1940s


When Salute to the ‘40s takes place at The Historic Dockyard Chatham on 15th & 16th September this year there will be a wealth of nostalgia to soak up at one of the best events of its kind in the country.  New two-day tickets have been introduced for 2012 so keen visitors can enjoy the whole weekend at exce...
Cars, Cars & More Cars at the AACA Museum


Hershey, PA (July 11, 2012).  The Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) Museum in Hershey will be hosting A Weekend of Cars, Cars and more Cars starting Friday, July 20 and running through Sunday July 22.  The weekend will include a line-up of special activities spanning all ...
Final countdown Michigan Sale 2012
FINAL COUNTDOWN UNDERWAY TO RM’S MICHIGAN SALE

·         RM Auctions’ St. John’s sale returns to Plymouth, Michigan, July 28, ...
Entries open Veteran Car Run 2012


The Royal Automobile Club is delighted to be hosting the 2012 annual Celebration of Motoring with the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run, the RAC Future Car Challenge and the Regent Street Motor Show.

The FIA award-winning annual London to Brighton Veteran Car Run, which celebrates the dawn of motoring, is the world's longest running motoring event. One hundred and sixteen ...
Outstanding cars at the 5th Auburn Auction
The ex-Sir Stirling Moss 1966 Shelby GT350 Race Car, a one-off supercar and a host of outstanding pre-war American classics slated for Worldwide's 5th annual The Auburn Auction.

 

Auburn. IN. July 6 2012. Many of the worl...
Final countdown RM´s Michigan Sale
FINAL COUNTDOWN UNDERWAY TO RM’S MICHIGAN SALE

·         RM Auctions’ St. John’s sale ret...
Ledbury to Le Mans and back in a 1929 Ford
Ledbury to Le Mans and back in a 1929 Ford Model A



VSCC member John Dobson and his son James are driving from Ledbury to the Le Mans Classic meeting and back in their Ford Model "A" Phaeton, to raise funds for the Midlands Air Ambulance.
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15th edition Feria del Automovil in Oviedo
International Classic Motorshow 15th edition opens its gates in Oviedo  (Spain) next September 22th to 23th

TIMETABLE

Saturday, 22
Fall Carlisle 2012 Event Preview
Legends of the Fall

Thousands Expected at Fall Carlisle to Buy, Sell, Trade and Close out the 2012 Season

Glenmore Gathering classes announced


18th Glenmoor Gathering

Set for September 14-16;

2012 feature classes announced

 

 

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The Little Car Show 2012
THE LITTLE CAR SHOW - Wed., Aug 15, 2012



This year The Little Car Show honors "Small Cars of the U.K." The third
annual staging of this popular show and tour is set for Wednesday, Aug. 15,
noon to 5 p.m., during the Monterey Peninsula's world-famous Historic Car
Week.

The spectator-pleasing FREE Little Car Show again takes place on
Lighthouse A...
MOTORING FUN FOR CLASSIC FILM FANS
A FESTIVAL OF MOTORING FUN FOR CLASSIC FILM FANS

 

Countdown to Concours d'Elégance at St. John's
Countdown to Concours d’Elegance of America at St. John’s begins!

 

June 29, 2012, Troy, MI – The Concours d’Elegance of America at St. John’s is just one month from today—Sunday, July 29 at The Inn at St. John’s. The Concours staff and volunteers are working hard putting the finishing touches on this year’s event.

 

Vintage Shelsley Walsh: Vintage Variety
Vintage Variety is the flavour of the month at Vintage Shelsley Walsh : Sunday 1 July

28 Jun 2012

As the summer rolls on into July it’s time to enjoy one of the jewels in the crown of motorsport, on Sunday 1 July as Shelsley W...
Inaugural 'open' sale at H&H classics
Jaguar Heritage and Coventry Festival of Motoring Back H&H’s Inaugural ‘Open’ Sale
Entries open for the 17th Historic Leyburn Sprints


MORE than 200 historic, classic and high-performance cars representing 10 decades of Australian motorsport are expected to line up for the 17th annual “around the houses” Leyburn Sprints on the Queensland Darling Downs in August.
H&H Takes Orders for Over £1.4 Million
H&H Takes Orders for Over £1.4 Million Worth of Collectors’ Cars At Motorexpo 2012
Last week’s (June 11-17) 17th running of the annual Motorexpo motoring extravaganza at London’s Canary Wharf included the event’s first Private Sale Showcase of Supercars and Super Classics. This was organised by H&H Classics, who amassed a mouth-...
Car funded by aristocrats' desire to go racing
Car funded by aristocrats' desire to go racing at Le Mans expected to realise in excess of £1 million at Bonhams

The car borne out of the desire of a pair of enthusiastic Lords to spend a newly-acquired fortune to go racing at the Le Mans 24-Hours Endurance Race, is to be offered for sale at Bonhams.

The 1939 Lagonda V12 Team Car will be on display at the Bonhams Goodwoo...
LEGENDARY BENTLEY SETS £5 MILLION AUCTION RECORD
LEGENDARY BENTLEY SETS £5 MILLION AUCTION RECORD

* Tim Birkin's 4 ½ Litre Supercharged 'Blower' Bentley single seater sets new world best for a Bentley at Bonhams Goodwood auction
* Beautiful Brooklands racing machine underlines enduring appeal of the 'Bentley Boy' racing spirit

(Crewe and Goodwood, 29 June 2012) Just 35 miles away from the fabled Brooklands race circu...
Spyker paintings by artist Araun Gordijn revealed
Last Saturday, June 23 at the Concours d'Elegance Paleis Het Loo in Apeldoorn, Netherlands, car-designer Tom Tjaarda and Vice President of Spyker Hans van Rennes have each revealed a painting by artist Araun Gordijn. Both paintings depict a Spyker. On the painting that was revealed by Tjaarda it is the Spyker Aerocoque, a car that was designed in 1919 by Tjaarda's uncle. The painting that was reve...
Vintage Bentleys and 'Barn Find' Lagondas
Vintage Bentleys and ‘Barn Find’ Lagondas Steal the Show at H&H’s Inaugural Rockingham Castle Sale
Automedon: Patrimony and Passion



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Director J.Barrett leaves AACA Museum


Hershey, PA (June 19, 2012)   Michael J.  Barrett, the Executive Director of the Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) Museum has announced that he will leave the Museum later this year. The timing of his departure is consistent with the plans he made known to ...
VSSC Celebration at Mallory Park










VSCC Celebrate their 21st Birthday Visit to Mallory Park with a Very Special Guest

Wereldreis met een T-Ford voor SOS Kinderdorpen
Wereldreis met een T-Ford ten behoeve van SOS Kinderdorpen.

Vrijdag 22 juni a.s. om 11 uur precies, zullen Dirk en Trudy Regter vertrekken voor een wereldreis van 80.000 km per antieke T-Ford, bouwjaar 1915. Vertrekplaats is het Louwman Museum in Den ...
HISTORICS HAPPY HOMECOMING
Brooklands beckons for rare race winner

Ahead of its September sale, classic car auctioneer Historics has consigned the first ever 12hp Sports model produced by the Lea-Francis company; a car that was also raced to victory at Historics’ permanent auction home of Brooklands in 1938.

First owned by the company’s managing director, Charles Follett, chassis ‘52’ was fitte...
Dingman Collection achieves 9.8 Million


RENOWNED DINGMAN COLLECTION ACHIEVES $9.8 MILLION AT AUCTION




RM Auctions’ Dingman Co...
Thrilling Action & Vintage Attire


The Brooklands Double Twelve


Motorsport Festival

16-17 June 2012
Come to an old fashioned Car Show


Hershey, PA (June 11, 2012)  Cruise back in time as the Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) Museum at Hershey presents its 17th Annual Car Show on Saturday, June 23, 2012. It's a day designed for car collectors, weekend cruisers, and people who just like cars.
Top-sellers at Auburn Spring Auction


DUESENBERG AND OTHER CONVERTIBLES TOP SELLERS DURING


AUCTIONS AMERICA BY RM’s AUBURN SPRING AUCTION
Top-sellers at Auburn Spring Auction


DUESENBERG AND OTHER CONVERTIBLES TOP SELLERS DURING


AUCTIONS AMERICA BY RM’s AUBURN SPRING AUCTION
5th Auburn Auction at NATMUS
Worldwide's fifth annual The Auburn Auction to be held at the National Auto and Truck Museum (NATMUS).

 

Auburn, Indiana. June 5, 2012. In recent years, Worldwide Auctioneers has established its annual catalogue event, The Auburn Auction, as an integral part of the Labor Day festivities at the long standing Auburn Cord Duesenberg Festival Weekend. This year the fi...
Automotive Hall of Fame Inductees Named
Automotive Hall of Fame Inductees Named;

Awards to be Presented in Conjunction with the Concours d’Elegance of America



June 8, 2012, Troy, MI – The Automotive Hall of Fame will present its annual induction and awards ceremony on Thursday, July 26, 2012 as one of the week-long Concours d’Elegance of America even...
The Derby Built Bentleys revised edition
I received yesterday my copy of the new revised addition of the Derby Built Bentleys by Bernard King.

Its a nice sized book for reading and It is a wonderful reference book that covers all of the things you will ever want to know about Derby Bentleys.

I also purchased purely out of interest The Roycean 2012 edition , which I found only the articles on the Corniche and the B...
40. Jubiläum AVD-Oldtimer-Grand-Prix
AvD-Oldtimer-Grand-Prix vom 10. bis 12. August 2012:
Festival der Rennsportklassiker

• Das größte Festival des historischen Motorsports vom 10. – 12. August
• Drei Tage lang wird der Nürburgring zum rollenden Museum
• Tickets ab 18 Euro im Vorverkauf

Frankfurt, Mai 2012 – Der AvD-Oldtimer-Grand-Prix feiert 2012 sein 40. Jubiläum
mit einem ein...
Footman James Show goes bigger
THE FOOTMAN JAMES CLASSIC MOTOR SHOW ADDS MORE HALLS AS TICKETS GO ON SALE

Lutz serves as Honorary Chairman Hilton Head
Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d’Elegance Announces

2012 Honorary Chairman Bob Lutz



HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC – The 11th Annual Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d’Elega...
Rare Racers at Caldwell Park


For Immediate Release                                                            &nb...
Charlie Thomas collection at RM


RM AUCTIONS LIFTS GAVEL ON CHARLIE THOMAS’ TEXAS-SIZED COLLECTION OF AUTOMOBILES




RM...
Quail Lodge Sale - a preview
Quail - exceptional motorcars and motorcycles - a preview



Now in its 15th year, Bonhams' Quail Lodge Sale of exceptional motorcars is the longest standing auction of any on the Peninsula, and a cornerstone of the Monterey Car Week. This year, the sale
Beardslee Collection at Greenwich
Bonhams brings renowned Beardslee Collection classics to Greenwich



Superb American Marques from Long Island Estate added to June 3rd auction


Success Alfa Romeo in Villa d'Este
Alfa Romeo enjoys success in Villa d’Este with the 4C and the 1933 6C 1750 GS


Alfa Romeo was the winner of an impressive four prizes yesterday - with its 4C and sixth series 1933 6C 1750 GS models - at the Concorso di Eleganza in Villa d'Este, a prestigious event which has been celebrating the world's finest historic...
Top Performer at H&H Classics
HISTORICS HAS A SPRING IN ITS STEP
Buyers in abundance for another strong sale at Brooklands

Amidst some speculative recent market results, the heat was on Historics, but with Brooklands bathed in sunshine, the classic and sports car auctioneer again delivered another strong sale.  In total 60 of 103 vehicles were seen away for a sale ratio of 58% and a final sale figure of £1,159,070.

As pre-sale public...
Open day at Vauxhall
VAUXHALL HERITAGE CENTRE OPEN DAY – A GREAT BRITISH LINE-UP

• Heritage Centre open day Sunday June 10, 2012
• Over 50 historic Vauxhalls on display, from 1903 to the present day
• Free admission

Vauxhall will again be opening its Heritage Centre to the public giving everyone the chance to see its private collection of historic cars from 1903 to the present d...
Int. Historic Motoring Awards 2012

Time to raise the bar…


International Historic Motoring Awards 2012 open for nominations

 

Nominations for the International Historic Motoring A...
Excellence in Engineering
H&H Consigns Stunning Pair of Vintage Bentleys for Auction of ‘Excellence in Engineering’

A camper full of fishing gear
FORD MODEL A AND VINTAGE TRAILER HAUL FISHING GEAR AND NOSTALGIA TO AUCTIONS AMERICA BY RM’s 2012 AUBURN FALL AUCTION
Sneak Preview
The Elegance at Hershey "Sneak Preview" Event Set for First Friday, June 1 in Mechanicsburg, PA

 Special Vintage & Collector Cars Combine with "The Automobile as Art" Exhibit at Br...
Edwardian Vauxhalls at Brooklands

Edwardian Vauxhalls to compete at Brooklands Double Twelve Motorsport Festival 16-17 June 2012
Distinguished Ruger Automobile Collection
SELECT VEHICLES FROM THE ESTEEMED RUGER AUTOMOBILE COLLECTION
TO BE FEATURED AT RM’S ST. JOHN’S SALE


100 years of Chevrolet at AACA
"100 YEARS OF CHEVROLET"  

June 15 - October 14, 2012
Voisins at Mullin Museum
MULLIN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM ANNOUNCES COMPLETE SELECTION OF VEHICLES FOR GABRIEL VOISIN EXHIBIT OPENING NOVEMBER 8

 

Exemption from MoTs at VCC

Only for the UK


Statement from Stewart Skilbeck – President of the Veteran Car Club of Great Britain

 
Exemption from MoTs for older vehicles.

The Veteran Car Club of Great Britain welcomes any move to reduce red tape and motoring costs for our members.

Today...

Mille Miglia: A fight to the finish
Scalise – Claramunt of Argentina won the 2012 Mille Miglia in a 1933 Alfa Romeo 6C 1500

A fight to the finish between the two top ranking crews

Leyburn Sprints support Cancer Australia
LEYBURN SPRINTS TO SUPPORT OVARIAN CANCER AUSTRALIA


THE community-run Leyburn Sprints for historic and classic cars on the Darling Downs will add Ovarian Cancer Australia as a worthy new cause to its list of beneficiaries in 2012.

Ovar...
Silver Ghost Drama
ACADEMY AWARD WINNING DIRECTOR MARTIN SCORSESE TO PRODUCE FEATURE LENGTH DRAMA SILVER GHOST

Beaulieu, May 17: Academy Award winning director Martin Scorsese is joining Lord Attenborough and Anthony Haas to produce the feature film drama SILVER GHOST. The project will be a co-production between Scorsese’s Sikelia Productions and Zuma Productions.

SILVER GHOST will tell ...

The Legend is Back on the Road


2012 Mille Miglia: the Legend Is Back on the Road


On May 17 “the world’s greatest road race” is off again...
Automotive Treasures at RM Auction
AUCTIONS AMERICA BY RM’s 2012 AUBURN SPRING AUCTION TO OFFER THE

COMPANY’S LARGEST PRIVATE COLLECTION OF MEMORABILIA TO DA...
Barrett-Jackson looks back at icon
CARROLL SHELBY: BARRETT-JACKSON LOOKS BACK AT A FRIEND, HIS ICONIC LIFE AND A LEGACY FOR THE HOBBY

 

 

Credit Suisse celebrates successful GP
CREDIT SUISSE CELEBRATES SUCCESSFUL 2012 GP DE MONACO HISTORIQUE

 

Sunday races round off t...
One-of-a-kind cars for the Monterey Sale


RM SECURES ONE-OF-A-KIND FERRARI AND TALBOT-LAGO FOR ITS HIGHLY ANTICIPATED MONTEREY SALE




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11th annual Houston Classic Auction results
85% sales and a world-class venue define Worldwide's 11th annual Houston Classic Auction.

 

Auburn, Indiana. May 11, 2012. Last weekend saw the 11th annual ...
Lively Opening Grand Prix de Monaco
Credit Suisse Historic Racing Forum provides lively opening to the 8th Grand Prix de Monaco Historique weekend

Brooklands Double Twelve 2012
BROOKLANDS

DOUBLE TWELVE NEWS

...
Hot Convertibles at Auburn Auction


AUCTIONS AMERICA BY RM’s 2012 AUBURN SPRING AUCTION


OFFERS FULL RANGE OF HOT CONVERTIBLES IN TIME FOR SUMMER
Best of Show Horch for Auction


PEBBLE BEACH ‘BEST OF SHOW’ WINNING HORCH RETURNS TO MONTEREY PENINSULA FOR AUCTION




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Motor Racing Legends at Donington Festival
Motor Racing Legends at the Donington Historic Festival, 5-6 May 2012

 

Motor Racing Legends ran four races at this year’s Donington Historic Festival – for pre-War sports cars, 1950s sports cars, 1966-85 Touring Cars and pre-1961 sports-racers. Here are some of...
Exceptional and Unique No Reserve Sale


Exceptional and...
New Insurance Provider VSCC


The Vintage Sports-Car Club has appointed Routen Chaplin as the Club’s new principal insurance provider.

 

Tickets Windsor Concours on sale
TICKETS NOW ON SALE TO SEE SIXTY OF WORLD’S RAREST MOTOR CARS AT WINDSOR CASTLE CONCOURS OF ELEGANCE
Sir Antony Pilkington collection at Goodwood
Outstanding motor cars from the late Sir Antony Pilkington collection to be offered by Bonhams at Goodwood



1970 Aston Martin DB6 Mk 2 Volante, uprated to Vant...
Retro Classics meets Barock 2012


Ludwigsburg. In voller Blüte steht der Schlossgarten Ludwigsburg, wenn vom 8. bis 10. Juni zum neunten Mal die Tore für den Klassiker-Event „RETRO CLASSICS meets Barock“ geöffnet werden. Die weltberühmte Marke Rolls- Royce steht in diesem Jahr im Mittelpunkt der Präsentationen. Ein Höhepunkt ist der Schönheitswettbewerb der prestigeträchtigen Oldtimer, d...
Kop Hill Climb 2012
CHEVROLET CONFIRMED AS PRINCIPAL SPONSOR FOR HISTORIC HILL CLIMB

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Kop Hill Climb, the annual hill climb in Princes Risborough, Buckingha...
New California office RM Auctions
WORLD’S LARGEST COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION HOUSE EXPANDS GLOBAL PRESENCE WITH NEW CALIFORNIA OFFICE



1940 Graham Hollywood at St. John’s



Rare 1940 Graham Hollywood Convertible Will Emerge at St. John’s



May 1, 2012, Troy, MI – This 1940 Graham Hollywood Convertible, the only known surviving 2-passenger convertible, has not been seen since it went into storage in 1952.In 1963 while on vacation in Yarmouth, MA, Earl Parks was walking down Willow Street towards the beach, he spie...
A Treat for Mom on Mother´s day
A Treat for Mom on Mother's Dayat the AACA Museum



Consignments now invited for RM St. John’s


Consignments now invited for RM St. John’s



Troy, MI - April 27, 2012: RM Auctions, the official auction house of the Concours d’Elegance of America, returns to the Inn at St. John’s, July 28, 2012 for its firmly rooted Michigan sale. A featured attraction of the Concours weekend and a longstanding summer tradition for collectors, the single-day...
Off-track attractions at Donington Festival
Off-track attractions set to wow the crowds at Donington Historic Festival

Not all the spectacle is confined to the circuit



As well as housing over 300 ic...
'Old bill' for auction at H&H
1st Credit Suisse Forum at Monaco Historique
CREDIT SUISSE UNVEILS THE 1ST CREDIT SUISSE HISTORIC RACING FORUM AT GRAND PRIX DE MONACO HISTORIQUE 2012

Credit Suisse is pleased to announce that it will host the 1st Credit Suisse Historic Racing Forum on May 11 at the Grand Prix de Monaco Historique, which takes place on May 11-13, 2012.

Gracious grid at Bonhams Monaco sale
Racing greats and glorious grand routiers grace the grid at Bonhams Monaco sale



THE AUCTION INCLUDES A 1963 FORD FALCON FUTURA SPRINT: THE ONLY CAR TO HAVE WON EVERY SINGLE STAGE OF THE MONTE CARLO RALLY

Now in its 26th year, Bonhams celebrated sale 'Les Grandes Marques à Monaco' will be held at the Musée des Voitures du Prince, Monte Carlo on the 11th May and...
Duesenbergs and Packards at Auburn '12


DUESENBERGS AND PACKARDS MIX WITH CORVETTES AND MUSTANGS AT
 
Exposition de la saga Bollée
Fondeurs de cloches itinérants au début du XIXe siècle, les Bollée deviennent des pionniers de l'aventure automobile, et ils sont aussi d'incroyables inventeurs et créateurs.

Venus à Châtellerault tout d’abord pour doter en cloches l’église Saint-Jean-Baptiste, puis pour proposer à la municipalité un système d’adduction d’eau reposant sur le principe du bélier hydra...
Extraordinary motorcycles at Quail Lodge
Extraordinary American motorcycles from a private European collection to be offered at Quail Lodge

An unheard of three Crocker road models will headline exquisite assembly.

VCC AGM 2012
VCC AGM 2012 

The 76th AGM of the Veteran Car Club was held in Ashwell on Saturday 31st March.  It was preceded by an Event Organisers’ Seminar in the morning, after which many members gathered for a very convivial buffet lunch at the Club’s headquarters, Jessamine Court.   A large numbe...
300+ vehicles at Carlisle Auction


SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE AT 2012 SPRING CARLISLE AUCTION


 
Discounted tickets for Donington Festival
Last chance to save with advance discounted tickets for the Doning...
Spring Start attracts exemplary entry


Vintage Season in store with Capacity Grids for the VSCCs ‘Spring Start’ Race Meeting, Silverstone, 21 April 2012

 

Chance for spectators to ...
Dingham Collection Sale Scheduled


ANTICIPATION BUILDING FOR RM’s DINGMAN COLLECTION 2012 SALE




RM’s Dingman Collectio...
Best of Show 2011 wins Louis Vuitton Classic


Concours d’Elegance 2011 Best of Show-European wins Louis Vuitton Classic


Troy, MI – April 10, 2012: The Concours d’Elegance of America is honored to have its 2011 “Best of Show” Award-winning 1938 Mercedes-Benz 540K owned by Arturo and Deborah Keller chosen as the recipient of the pres...
Opnieuw feest in Expo Haarlemmermeer
CITROMOBILE BOUWT OP 5 EN 6 MEI OPNIEUW EEN FEESTJE IN EXPO HAARLEMMERMEER

 

Wederom beter, mooier en meer spektakel op de nieuwe locatie

Vintage Plates Legal for PA Residents


Vintage Plates Ruled Legal for PA Residents


New Law Paves the Way for "Year of Tags" to Adorn Collector Cars

 

Motorcycle auction revs up excitement
Bonhams Stafford motorcycle auction revs up with a host of exciting new consignments

 

 


Six outstanding motorcycles from an important private collection are to feature in Bonhams next auction at the Classic Motorcycle Show in Stafford, on 29th April 2012.

This eclectic collection of six historically significant motorcycles has been ...
AACA Lauds Passage of HB 1203



AACA Lauds Passage of HB 1203


Long-sought measure brings Year-of-Manufacture plates to Pennsylvania.
New England Auction Tradition Bonhams
Bonhams Advances New England Auction Tradition
Greenwich Sale of Important Motorcars Marks Firm’s 10th Anniversary of New England Sales

 

(April 2, 2012) Bonhams Auctioneers is pleased to announce an impressive group of Aston Martins and...
American Stanley travels to Medway Festival
103 year old American Stanley steam car makes journey to attend The Medway Festival of Steam & Transport this weekend



A 1909 Stanley steam car, imported from the USA in 1997, will make the journey from its curren...
Tasty transport theme at Medway
Tasty transport theme for catering at this year’s Medway Festival of Steam & Transport



Kemp Museum wins top honour at Amelia
KEMP AUTO MUSEUM WINS TOP HONORS AT THE 2012 AMELIA ISLAND CONCOURS Museum’s Award Highlights Fifth Consecutive Invitation To International Auto Concours St. Louis, Missouri – The stunning 1935 500K Mercedes-Benz from Kemp Auto Museum was awarded "Best New Coachwork or Re-Creation" at the17th Annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance, held at the Ritz-Carlton in Amelia Island, Florida on Marc...
Algarve Classic Festival
Algarve Classic Festival, 18-21 October 2012

Portuguese event grows into major new historic racing weekend

 

Thanks to the enthusiasm of historic racers for the exhilarating circuit set in the rocky hills of southern Portugal, the annual October historic rac...
Non-Stop Fun at Carlisle


2012 Carlisle Events Schedule Opens April 25


From April to October, the 2012 Season Promises Non-Stop Fun

Beatle and Beetle together in Houston
Beatle George Harrison's Aston Martin DB5 and a Volkswagen Super Beetle Custom Street Rod come together for charity in Houston.

 

Houston, Texas. March 21st, 2012. Plans are well underway for the inaugural Concours d'Elegan...
65.000 Besucher auf der Retro Classics 2012
Rund 65.000 Besucher auf der Retro Classics 2012

Viel Lob für Qualität der Messe / Als Treffpunkt für Liebhaber klassischer Fahrzeuge bestätigt / Einzugsgebiet erweitert / Internationalität gesteigert

record number of cars offerd at Lauderdale
10TH ANNUAL COLLECTOR CARS OF FORT LAUDERDALE WRAPS UP WEEKEND WITH EVENT RECORD FOR NUMBER OF CARS OFFERED



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Aalholm Collection ´without reserve´


RM AUCTIONS TO LIFT GAVEL ON DENMARK’S FAMED AALHOLM AUTOMOBILE COLLECTION




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Waschweib, Patina-Bolode und Elektro-Jaguar


„Waschweib", „Patina-Bolode" und Elektro-Jaguar

Messesplitter zur Automobilmesse Retro Classics 2012 in Stuttgart

Bertha und Emma-Pauline auf der Retro Classic.

...
Chevrolet Heads Home

LOUIS CHEVROLET HEADS HOME TO LA CHAUX-DE-FONDS IN STYLE

■ Emerging artist Christian Gonzenbach wins Chevrolet centennial art competition
■ Artwork will become permanent landmark in co-founder's birthplace

La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland – A giant, polished-steel bust will grace the Parc de l'Ouest in La Chaux-de-Fonds and remind visitors of Louis Chevrolet, one ...

Gabriel Voisin Exhibit at Mullin Museum
MOST COMPREHENSIVE GABRIEL VOISIN EXHIBIT IN HISTORY

TO OPEN AT MULLIN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM IN FALL 2012

Duxford Delights at H&H
DUXFORD DELIGHTS

H&H  has already consigned a fine array of classics for its April sale

H&H Classics Ltd’s first auction in the stunning AirSpace building of the Imperial War Museum, Duxford (21/9/11), was a memorable £3million sale - small wonder then that the company is returning there twice in 2012; on April 19 and October 4.

Entries for the Ap...
Manx Classic 2012
Manx Classic : 26th – 28th April 2012 Three-day sprint & hillclimb on closed public roads, Isle of Man

With cars spanning more than eleven decades due to compete, the 2012 Manx Classic will see some great looking classic and modern sports cars take to the closed public roads in the Isle of Man in late April.

Drivers from the UK, Europe and the Island will compete aga...
RM enjoys strong auction results


RM ENJOYS STRONG RESULTS IN THE AUCTION ROOM  AND ON THE SHOW FIELD AT AMELIA ISLAND




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1929 Cord L-29 Hayes Coupe sells at $2,420,000

RM ENJOYS STRONG RESULTS IN THE AUCTION ROOM  AND ON THE SHOW FIELD AT AMELIA ISLAND

Harry Lindsay motorcycles at Bonhams
Bonhams to sell Harry Lindsay motorcycles collection at the 32nd International Classic Motorcycle Show in Stafford




Over 30 motorcycles from the collection of the Irish motorcycle legend, Harry Lindsay, are to feature in Bonhams next auction at the Classic Motorcycle Show in Stafford, on 29th April 2012. The collection is expected to fetch over £200,000 in total. Hi...
H&H RIPS UP THE AUCTION FORM BOOK
H&H RIPS UP THE FORM BOOK FOR CLASSIC VEHICLE AUCTIONS 0% vendor’s commission among a whole range of industry firsts announced

Now in its 20th year, H&H Classics Ltd has a proud reputation for innovation within the classic vehicle auction industry. It is renowned for its highly competitive commission rates, thoroughly enjoyable sales and ultra-reliable service. Now this wolf i...
World-class cars and venue at Houston Classic
 

Worldwide promises world-class cars and a world-class venue for its 11th annual Houston Classic Auction

 

Automotive history at Carlisle


Cacklefest, Camaro’s and More


2012 Carlisle GM Nationals Showcase Generations of Cars and Automotive History

Haslemere Classic Car Show & Tour
2012 Haslemere Classic Car Show

Concorso d Eleganza Villa d Este 2012
Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2012: classic weekend on the shores of Lake Como +++ Programme for all-comers from Friday to Sunday +++ Second motorcycle Concorso +++ Guest stars: bubble cars +++ New partner: watchmaker A. Lange & Söhne 06.03.2012

Munich/Geneva. The vehicles are hand-picked, the  number of participants is strictly limited, the backdrop is sim...
Open Track Event Concours America


Concours d’Elegance of America Announces Open Track Event


And Affiliation with Michigan Classics Vintage Races



March 6, 2012, Troy, MI - The Concours d’Elegance of America is pleased to announce their Second Annual Concours Open Track Event ...
Big foot comes to Carlisle


Big Foot Comes to Carlisle


Iconic Truck Joins Backdraft, Megasauras and Virginia Giant for Family Fun

Total Success at Bonhams Oxford
Total Success - 100% sold in £1.3m Motor Car Sale at Bonhams Oxford


1961 Ferrari barn find belonging to Oscar winning producer Agostino 'Dino' de Laurentiis sold for £102,000

Following the Collectors' Motor Cars and Automobilia sale that took place in Oxford on March 3rd, Bonhams is delighted to announce that 100% of the Motor Cars sold, realising a total £1.29 mil...
Carmel car sale expands for its 15th year
Call for consignments announced as Bonhams moves to larger venue at existing Quail property


The annual Carmel collector car sale expands for its 15th year.

With the continued expansion of Bonhams' motorcar sales around the globe, the auction house has announced that this year it will be hosting its August auction from a new, larger venue on the Quail Lodge grounds in Ca...
Exposition by Jean-Marie Guivarc'h and Martin Squires
Autodrome 2012: plein de nouveautés
 

Autodrome Heritage Festival 2012 : le plein de nouveautés pour la 4ème édition, samedi 2 juin 

 
AHF, un festival phare de la collection en France, apprécié par le grand pub...
Important Entries Festival of Speed
Bonhams Goodwood Festival of Speed auction attracts more significant motor cars




TWO IMPORTANT ENTRIES CONSIGNED FROM THE USA TO HEADLINE ALONGSIDE THE DANIELS COLLECTION

Bonhams is pleased to announce an almost unstoppable momentum of major consignments to the annual Bonhams auction at the famous Goodwood Festival of Speed event on Friday 29th June 2012.
Stars come out to play at Donington
Stars come out to play at the 2012 Donington Historic Festival



As entries begin to pour in, star cars and drivers are lining up to present some hugely entertaining racing at th...
Larger venue Bonhams
CALL FOR CONSIGNMENTS ANNOUNCED AS

BONHAMS MOVES TO LARGER VENUE

Writing history at Carlisle 2012

Shelby Reigns Supreme in 2012

Ford Nationals to Host 50th Anniversary Di...

The American Way of Drive
The American Way of Drive

Premiere für US-amerikanische Edelkarossen als eigenes Thema auf der Retro
Classics / Händler und Restauratoren von US Cars zeigen ihre Schätze

In den Vereinigten Staaten von Amerika ist alles ein bisschen größer. Auch die
Oldtimer, die bis heute sehnsuchtsvolle Erinnerungen an Elvis Presley, Mega-
Heckflossen und üppige Chromver...
V3 Report covers both UK classic car sales

V3 Report covers both UK classic car sales and trends and global highlights

 

Third issue includes information about top-end sales worldwid...

Official Charities Concours America


Concours d’Elegance of America Announces Official Charities

 
February 27, 2012, Troy, MI – The Board of Directors of the Concours d'Elegance of America has announced that the College for Creative Studies (CCS), Leader Dogs for the Blind and Hospice of Michigan will be its charitable beneficiaries at the 2012 Concours d'Elegance of America at St. John's.<...

Milhous Collection achieves $38.3 Million

MILHOUS COLLECTION ACHIEVES IMPRESSIVE $38.3 MILLION IN SALES


Presentation of Mille Miglia at Retro Classics

 

Presentation of Mille Miglia at Retro Classics

 

Organizers of the world’s most famous car race will show this year’s highlights exclusively at the automobile exhibition in Stuttga...

Jochen Mass wird Retro Promotion Botschafter

 

Jochen Mass wird Retro Promotion Botschafter

 

Die Formel-1 Legende tritt zum ersten Mal in dieser neuen Funktion auf der Automobilmesse Retro Classics in Stuttgart auf

20 years of touring msa classics



MSA EUROCLASSIC CELEBRATES


20 YEARS OF TOURING IN 2012 
...

Trip around the world at Carlisle

Your Passport to International Excitement

International Automotive and Culinary Flavor Returns to Carlisle

 

CARLISLE, PA – Take a trip around the world, all in one location, as part of the Carlisle Import & Kit Nationals, May 18-20 at the Carlisle PA Fairgrounds.  In addition to the automotive world tour, internationa...

Dingham Collection at RM


RENOWNED DINGMAN COLLECTION JOINS RM’S EXPANDING 2012 CALENDAR


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£1 MILLION BONANZA AT MERCEDES-BENZ WORLD

Historics declares its first sale of 2012 a success

Historics is celebrating a second successive £1+ million sale, having packed its one-off winter venue at Mercedes-Benz World to the rafters, with bidders eager to experience the excitement of the classic car auction scene’s most eclectic offering.

The Brooklands based auctioneer dropped the hammer on ...

3 awards AACA



Antique Automobile Club of America Announces 3 New National Awards.

VCC 2012 EVENTS

VCC 2012 EVENTS

The members, guests and supporters of the VCC have another busy year ahead of them with opportunities for the Veteran and Edwardian cars to exercise themselves all over the UK and Ireland. As ever the first Main Event will be the ever-popular Creepy Crawly which is being held this year at...

Mille Miglia Präsentiert Sich Auf Retro Classics

Mille Miglia präsentiert sich auf der Retro Classics

 

Die Organisatoren des berühmtesten Automobilrennens der Welt stellen die diesjährigen Höhepunkte exklusiv auf der Automobilmesse in Stu...

Green vehicle exhibition

 
Hershey, PA (February 16, 2012).  The Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) Museum will begin 2012 by "going green" with an Alternative Energy Vehicle Exhibition. The focus will be on both old and new alternative fuel vehicles including:  electric, coal and steam hybrids with a display featuring more than a dozen unique vehicles.

Electric cars and h...

collector´s toy box set for auction



ULTIMATE COLLECTOR’S TOY BOX SET FOR FLORIDA AUCTION BLOCK

 

 

·         Final countdown underway for the Milhous Collection auction, February 24-25 in Boca Raton, Florida

·         Sale features more than 500 ...

Carlisle Performance & Style 2012



Tuners, Imports, Modern Muscle and More


Epic weekend on the horizon in Atlantic City

Worldwide promises good odds on some great classics in Atlantic City

 

Auburn, Indiana. February 13th, 2012. Atlantic City is once again set to play host to the...

Blue-Chip Automobiles set for RM Sale

BLUE-CHIP AUTOMOBILES SET FOR RM’S OCEAN FRONT SALE AT AMELIA ISLAND

 

·         Catalogue now available for RM Auctions’ Amelia Island sale, March 10 in Florida

·         Auction features more than 120 lots including a magnificent range of inves...

Vanderbilt Museum Sells one-of-a-kind Chrysler
Vanderbilt Museum Sells One-of-a Kind 1937 Chrysler
Imperial to Collector and Historian Howard Kroplick

Proceeds Will Endow Care and Maintenance of Museum Collections
CENTERPORT, NY (February 7,2012) -- The Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum has sold an extremely rare 1937 Chrysler Imperial Town Car commissioned by Walter P. Chrysler for his daught...

Carlisle Spring Preview



Hot Rodders of Tomorrow Shake the Status Quo at Spring Carlisle

Record-Breaking Retromobile Sale



The €14-million sale held by Artcurial Motorcars at Retromobile on 3 February 2012 is the biggest-ever sale of collectors' cars in France.

World record prices were achieved for the Ferrari 250 GT California Spyder LWB (€4,507,100), the Citroën DS ...

Silver arrow racer at Goodwood

HISTORIC SILVER ARROW RACERS

TO CREATE A MEMORABLE SPECTACLE AT

Anniversary edition Bremen Classics well-received

Bremen Classic Motorshow:

 

Retromobile nr 37 kept its promises

The 37th Rétromobile really kept its promises!

 

With an extra 6,000 sq m of floorspace, wider aisles and a new location at the Porte de Versailles exhibition centre, Rétromobile kept its promises by welcoming m...

Premiere VIP-Touren auf Retro Classics

 

Premiere für VIP-Touren auf der Retro Classics

Zwei ausgewiesene Kenner der klassischen Automobilszene führen Besucher exklusiv durch die Stuttgarter Messe / Für Gruppen und Incentives geei...

Retro Classics meets Barock 2012

„Retro Classics meets Barock“: Der Event 2012

Von elegant bis super sportlich:

Rolls Royce & Porsche 911 als Sonderschau im Park von Schloss Ludwigsburg.

Festlicher kann die Kulisse für eine Oldtimer-Präsentation unter freiem Himmel kaum

sein: Ein Schlosspark voll blühender Schönheiten und viel Platz zum...

First high street aston martin showroom UK

NICHOLAS MEE & CO LAUNCHES THE UK’S FIRST HIGH STREET ASTON MARTIN HERITAGE SHOWROOM

 

 

Motor Racing Legends Awards 2011

Motor Racing Legends Awards 2011 – The Winners

 

A glittering array of both trophies and motorsport stars, including Sir Stirling and Lady Moss, set the tone of the annual Motor Racing Legends Awards Di...

Donington Festival unveils 2012 timetable

TWO DAYS OF DAZZLING HISTORIC MOTORSPORT

Donington Historic Festival unveils 2012 timetable

exceptional cars at lauderdale auction



AUTOMOTIVE PASSION TO HIGHLIGHT AUCTIONS AMERICA BY RM’S COLLECTOR CARS OF FORT LAUDERDALE AUCTION                                               &nb...

Latest Scoops at Rétromobile


 

Latest scoops !

Blij dat ik Rij, 125 jaar Autoreclame
Amsterdam, 26 januari 2012 - Op 2 februari aanstaande gaat de reclamecampagne van start voor de tentoonstelling Blij dat ik Rij, 125 jaar Autoreclame. Deze tentoonstelling vindt plaats in het Louwman Museum in Den Haag van 17 februari 2012 tot en met 15 april 2012. De tentoonstelling belicht op een originele en verrassende manier de maatschappelijke en culturele betekenis van de auto. Dat gebeurt ...
Over 100 cars at Flagship February Sale Paris
Over 100 Cars On Offer At Bonhams Flagship February Sale In Paris



FASHIONABLE PARIS VENUE, LA HALLE FREYSSINET, TO HOST 'DRIVE THROUGH' AUCTION

Over 100 cars and 35 motorcycles, including several high quality French built cars and three private collections, are to be sold at Bonhams' next motor car and motorcycle sale in Paris on Thursday 2 February 2012, which...

Rare cars at PA Auto Show

RARE VINTAGE CARS FROM THE ELEGANCE AT HERSHEY DISPLAY AT PA AUTO SHOW JANUARY 26-29 AT PA FARM SHOW COMPLEX IN HARRISBURG

Barrett-Jackson donates millions to charity
BARRETT-JACKSON PROUDLY RAISES NEARLY $5.9 MILLION FOR LOCAL AND NATIONAL CHARITIES

The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions and its Sponsors Help Worthy Causes in a Big Way

SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. (January25, 2012) - Barrett-Jackson is proud to announce it has raised nearly $5.9 million for charitable causes at its 2012Scottsdale Auction, Jan. 15-22.

More than 20 l...
Hammer time at Footman James Motor Show

It’s hammer time at the Footman James Classic Motor Show

NSU marque at Retroclassic Stuttgart

Legendary motorcycles and unforgettable design

 

The NSU marque in a special sho...

DAVID E. DAVIS JR. COLLECTION 100% SOLD

SCREEN GODDESS’ CAR IS THE STAR OF BONHAMS’ INAUGURAL SALE AT SCOTTSDALE;

DAVID E. DAVIS JR. COLLECTION 1...

Salon Offering Collection launched by Gordon McCall
Barrett-Jackson Calls Upon Collector Car Specialist Gordon McCall to RunSalon Collection Offering Division

Scottsdale, Ariz. (January 22, 2012) - Barrett-Jackson, The World'sGreatest Collector Car AuctionsT, announced this weekend that it has calledupon well-known automotive aficionado, Gordon McCall, to help launch andmaintain its newly created "Salon Offering Collection" division.
Entries open Brooklands Motorsport festival


The Brooklands Double Twelve


Motorsport Festival

...
Send A Kid to Indy
The Hub Society announces the "Send A Kid to Indy" Program

In May the Hub Society will take 6 youths to the world famous Indianapolis Speedway. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity for students to see history being made.Our program is open to all 18 to...
VSCC Launch 2012 Season and Bonhams Partnership

VSCC Launch 2012 Season and Bonhams Partnership at Autosport International



Henry Hope-Frost (right) interviews (from right to left), VSCC Secretary,

A New Beginning
A New Beginning

H&H are delighted to announce that the Rolls-Royce Enthusiasts' Club have appointed them as their official auction partner for this year’s Annual Rally & Concours d’Elegance.

In addition to eligible R...

Legendäre Motorräder
...
1910 Flying Merkel Top Seller

STRONG RESULTS AND ATTENDANCE HIGHLIGHT AUCTIONS AMERICA BY RM’S LAS VEGAS PREMIER MOTORCYCLE AUCTION

Concours Texas features Custom Bodied Classics

The Inaugural Concours d'Elegance of Texas to feature Custom Bodied Classics and unveil its original 2012 poster art

 
Houston, Texas. January 16th, 2012. Organizers of the 1st annual Concours d'Elegance of Texas have announced special features and classes for its inaugural event, scheduled to run over the weekend of May 4th - 6th 2012, at the award winning La Torr...

Bespoke Touring Cars in Scottsdale

EXQUISITE ASSEMBLY OF BESPOKE TOURING CARS TO BE FEATURED IN SCOTTSDALE

Cars from Master Watchmaker George Daniels

CARS FROM MASTER WATCHMAKER DOCTOR GEORGE DANIELS, C.B.E.,

The Ultimate in Classic Era Design

ULTIMATE IN CLASSIC ERA DESIGN AND RARITY HEADED TO RM’S AMELIA ISLAND SALE

RM Auctions returns as the official auction house of the...
Bugatti T50 Coupe Million Guiet op IC&TM

Voorproefje op InterClassics & TopMobiel 2012

-Maastricht- MECC Maastricht staat aan de vooravond van het grootste oldtimer evenement van de Benelux. De klassiekers worden de beurshallen ingereden om op 13, 14 & 15 januari bewonderd te worden door ruim 20.000 liefhebbers tijdens In...

Concours d'Elegance Poster Art
 

 

new date Bonhams flagship sale
New Date, Thursday 2 February, For Bonhams Flagship Sale In Paris: Over 100 Cars To Be Offered

FASHIONABLE PARIS VENUE, LA HALLE FREYSSINET, TO HOST 'DRIVE THROUGH' AUCTION

Over 100 cars and 35 motorcycles, including several high quality French built cars and three private collections, are to be sold at Bonhams' next motor car and motorcycle sale that will now be held in...

VSCC and Bonhams renew longterm links


VSCC and Bonhams Announce a New Partnership


 

...
vintage motorcycle weekend in city of lights



AUCTIONS AMERICA BY RM REVS UP FOR VINTAGE MOTORCYCLE WEEKEND IN THE CITY OF LIGHTS

 

·         Auctions America by RM’s debut Vegas auction to feature more than 450 collector motorcycles, Jan. 12-14

·         Celebrity bikes from Criss...

Carlisle and Car Magazine join forces


Carlisle Events and Sports Car Market/American Car Collector Magazine Join Forces

Well Known Company to Produce and Distribute Annual Event Directories


CARLISLE, PA – Carlisle Events, one of the top producers of collector car events nationwide, is teaming with Keith Martin and the famed Sports Car Market/American Car Collector Magazine (SCM/...

The David E. Davis Jr. Collection at Bonhams

BONHAMS TO FEATURE THE DAVID E. DAVIS, JR. COLLECTION IN ITS INAUGURAL SCOTTSDALE SALE


Legendary auto journalist’s collection of automobilia to be offered without reserve.

San Francisco – Bonhams, the world's leader in the sale of  collectors’ automobilia, is delighted to announce that it has been selected to handle the sale of the extensive and historic D...

ClassicAuto´s third issue at Casa de Campo


International classic motorshow holds in Madrid's Casa de Campo next February 24th to 26th

ClassicAuto Madrid strengths its trading and leisure offer

...
Partnership Bonhams & EFG International
Tour Britannia Announces Partnership With Bonhams And EFG International

Tour Britannia is delighted to announce that Bonhams Auctioneers and EFG International (represented in the UK by EFG Private Bank) have become the main partners of Britain's premier race and rally tour for classic cars.

The Tour Britannia is one of Europe's leading historic motoring events offer...

more than 1000 applicants 1000 Miglia



Mille Miglia: 1,355 Requests to Enter the Race


The success of the “world’s greatest road race”, which leaves from Br...

Mille Miglia at InterClassics & Topmobiel

Indrukwekkende verzameling Mille Miglia auto’s op InterClassics & TopMobiel 2012

Maastricht - Hét oldtimerevenement van de Benelux dat plaats zal vinden van 13 tot en met 15 januari in MECC Maastricht...

Ginger Rogers' 1929 Duesy



George Daniels Collection at Bonhams
The Outstanding George Daniels Motor Car Collection To Be Sold At Bonhams

LEGENDARY WATCHMAKER'S CONNOISSEUR CAR COLLECTION INCLUDES WORLD-CLASS TREASURES

The outstanding collection of motor cars owned by the famed watchmaker George Daniels is to be sold by Bonhams at auction at the Goodwood Festival of Speed on Friday 29th June 2012. The seven motor cars and ...

The Treasures of George Daniels expected for Goodwood Speed Festival June 2012

LEGENDARY WATCHMAKER'S CONNOISSEUR CAR COLLECTION INCLUDES WORLD-CLASS TREASURES

The outstanding collection of motor cars owned by the famed watchmaker George Daniels is to be sold by Bonhams at auction at the Goodwood Festival of Speed on Friday 29th June 2012. The seven motor cars and two motorcycles are expected to realise in excess of £8,000,000.

Geo...

Barrett-Jackson hires JMPR

BARRETT-JACKSON AUCTION COMPANY HIRES JMPR PUBLIC RELATIONS AS AGENCY OF RECORD

Woodland Hills, Calif. (Dec. 13, 2011) – Barrett-Jackson Auction Company, organizer of The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions™, has engaged JMPR Public Relations to handle its national and international public relations outreach and media relations initiatives.

Barrett-Jack...

runway favourite stars at auction

RUNWAY FAVOURITE STARS AT AUCTION

Unique aviation icon comes to sale at Historics

One of the most evocative icons, and the rarest of restoration projects, will take centre stage at the auction by Historics at Brooklands in Surrey, next February.

A Spitfire - not the ubiquitous sports car from Triumph - but a 1941Vickers-Supermarine Spitfire Mk....

new dates salon privé london announced



SALON PRIVÉ 2012: NEW DATES ANNOUNCED AS THE UK’S MOST EXCLUSIVE AUTOMOTIVE EVENT SIGNS NEW BRANDS AND RENEWS SPONSORSHIP

 

·         New dates announced: 5th to 7th September, 2012

·         New automotive and luxury brands to exhibit...

New Consultants for Bonhams
Two New Consultants Join Bonhams Motorcycle Department
Bonhams are pleased to announce that Mark Garside and Martin Heckscher have joined the Collectors' Motorcycle Department as consultants. Mark will be a consultant for Lancashire and Cumbria (alongside Alan Whitehead) while Martin will cover Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire.

Ben Walker, Head of Motorcycles,...

Mullin exhibits 10 cars at Rétromobile

MULLIN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM TO EXHIBIT 10 CARS AT 2012 RÉTROMOBILE SALON IN PARIS, FRANCE FEBRUARY 1-5

H&H ends year on a High
H&H Conquers Wintry Weather & Economic Gloom to End the Year on a High


Even Buxton’s first snow and ice of the winter failed to dampen spirits at
H&H’s last 2011 sale of collectors’ cars, motorcycles and related memorablia
(December 9), and another string of impressive results saw the
Cheshire-based company finish the year on a typically high note....
Registration open Eco Targa Florio



ECO TARGA FLORIO CLASSIC: REGISTRATION NOW OPEN TO RETRACE THE ROADS OF THE PAST AND MAP THEIR FUTURE

 

The weekend of 10th to 14th October, the relaunch of the Targa Florio will turn the floodlights on Sicily and on the legendary roads of the Circuito delle Madonie.
Following the success of its 2011 debut staging, registration is n...

extraordinary milhous collection at RM

 

 



VSSC 2012 race season finalised

Vintage Sports-Car Club 2012 Race Season Finalised

 

AMOC racing sets sights on bright future

AMOC Racing Sets Sights on Bright Future

Aston Martin club racing is set to flourish next year, now that AMOC, the Aston Martin Owners’ Club, has taken the major decision to run all its racing events under a new, independent company – Aston Martin Club Racing Ltd. And to ensure that the club’s racing goes from strength to strength,...

dates set Brooklands Double Twelve

The Brooklands Double Twelve

Motorsport Festival

<...
Peter Mullin Collection at Retromobile

PARIS, THE CAPITAL OF AUTOMOBILE HAUTE COUTURE

Barret-Jackson: It's not just about cars
It’s Not JUST About the Cars:
Entertainment, Family Value, Nightlife Creates a Memorable Barrett-Jackson
Experience

Tickets Available Now at www.Barrett-Jackson.com

Scottsdale, Ariz. – Dec. 6, 2011 – Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines.
Auto enthusiasts from all over the globe are revving up for the world’s
greatest collector car auction, wh...
RM presents motorcycle seminar



TOP EXPERTS EXPLORE MARKET TRENDS AND PREDICTIONS AT EXCLUSIVE AUCTIONS AMERICA BY RM MOTORCYCLE SEMINAR

 

 

·         Auctions America by RM presents exclusive motorcycle seminar at its debut Vegas sale, Jan. 14, 2012

·     &nb...

´something for everyone´ at Barrett-Jackson
Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale
Delivers Extraordinarily Diverse Offering

Introduces a Salon Offering
Collection at the 2012 Scottsdale Collector Car Auction

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - December 2011 -Building on its mantra of "Something for
Everyone," Barrett-Jackson Auction Company will unveil a new, elite breed of
horsepower - Barrett-Jackson Salon Offering Collecti...
Concours Features Pioneer Car Class



Concours d’Elegance Will Feature Pioneer Car Class

December 6, 2011,Troy, MI – Concours Car Selection Chair, Brian Joseph announced the debut class, Pioneer Cars pre-1900. The cars invited to show in this class will have been manufactured before 1900. Interestingly, steam, internal and external combustion and electrical motors had a...
Austro Daimler ´Bergmeister´ exhibited
Dr. Wolfgang Porsche provides an exhibit from his private collection

Stuttgart. An especially rare piece of automotive history is to be seen from Saturday, 17 December 2011 in the Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, Museum: the Austro Daimler “Bergmeister” Sport Cabriolet dating from 1932. The “Bergmeister” is considered by automotive historians to be one of the pinnacles of...
artcurial motorcars revient a Retromobile

ARTCURIAL MOTORCARS REVIENT A RETROMOBILE

exquisite cars at winter sale

HISTORICS’ MODEL INVESTMENT

Exquisite collection of cars and kits come to auction

Historics at Brooklands will present one of the finest model car collections in the world at its winter sale, with one man’s homage to the Alfa Romeo marque making its collective public debut for the first time.

The historically significant 700 strong ‘Marti...

50 barnfinds at auction kick-off
Bonhams New Motorcycle Auction In Bristol Kicks Off With A Collection Of 50 Barn Find Discoveries Bonhams are pleased to announce a new sale of Vintage and Classic Motorcycles to be held at The Bristol Classic Motorcycle Show, 18th February 2012. The show takes place at The Bath and West Showground, and is the curtain raiser to a season of classic motorcycle exhibitions and shows.

Ben ...
stars´Rolls-Royces highlight Bonhams Sale
Marlene Dietrich And Andy Warhol's Rolls-Royces Among Highlights Of Bonhams New Automotive Sale In Scottsdale

Bonhams is delighted to announce the Scottsdale Sale of Exceptional Motorcars on January 19th, 2012 in Scottsdale, Arizona.

For its first-ever automotive sale during the famous Scottsdale Car Week, Bonhams has teamed up with the exclusive AAA Four Diamond Westin Kie...
Maharajah of Rewa´s limousine at bonhams
Maharajah Of Rewa's Custom-Made 1912 Lanchester 38HP State Limousine To Sell At Bonhams

Bonhams is delighted to be offering a 1912 Lanchester 38hp State Limousine, which was specially made for the powerful and wealthy Maharajah of Rewa in May 1912, as part of its December Sale at Mercedes-Benz World, Weybridge on Thursday 1 December. Featuring a removable limousine top and driver's ca...
Rare Arab Super Sport Car at Bonhams
One Of The World's Rarest Cars, The 1926/27 Arab Super Sports Car, To Sell At Bonhams December Sale

CAR'S NAME INSPIRED BY T E LAWRENCE'S PORTRAYAL OF THE ARAB AS A PROUD, HONOURABLE AND FEARLESS WARRIOR

Bonhams is delighted to be offering one of the world's rarest cars, the 1926/27 Arab 2.0-Litre Low Chassis Super Sports car, at The December Sale, which takes place at Merc...
´Great Escape´ Motorcycle raises funds
Unique 'Great Escape' Motorcycle For Sale At Bonhams To Raise Funds For Help For Heroes And Royal British Legion

A unique motorcycle created for the 2011 Great Escape 2 – a charity motorcycle ride across Europe to commemorate the 50 RAF officers who met their demise after the so-called 'Great Escape' from the German prisoner of war camp Stalag Luft III in March 1944 – is to be sol...
second run Concorso Villa d´Este
Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este invites entries to second Concorso di Motociclette.

Munich/Cernobbio.

2011 was the first year that the Concorso d’Eleganza also invited motorcycles to enter a competition – and the Concorso di Motociclette will be back in 2012 for a second run. As this year, the parkland of Villa Erba, not far from the Villa d’Este in Cernobbio, will provide t...
New Tyres for Silver Gohsts

For over a year now the tyre of choice in the size 33X5 has been unavailable and as a result people have had to make the best of whatever they can get for their Rolls Royce Silver Ghost, among other cars.

The first Silver Ghosts were fitted with 895X135 beaded edge tyres. Rolls Royce, because of their ”Springfield” American connection, were one of the first European car...

Great line up Yuletide Classic Sale

BARONS ‘PRESENTS’ A GREAT LINE UP FOR ITS YULETIDE CLASSIC SALE

December 13th, Sandown Park

Barons is ending 2011 in style, with its traditional Yuletide Classic sale in the magnificent Surrey Hall at Sandown Park on December 13th.

The entry is headlined by the outstanding and exceptionally rare, 1932 Alvis Speed 20 SA two-door Sports Toure...

Night of White Gloves at BMW Museum
The Night of the White Gloves at the BMW Museum. +++Visitors are invited to handle historic exhibits covering 95 years of BMW brand history.

Munich. Forbidden fruit is always the sweetest. Which is why the BMW Museum is about to stage its fourth “Night of the White Gloves”. From 19.00 hrs on 25 November, visitors to the Museum will don a pair of white gloves and then be allowed to stro...

Historic Motoring Awards winners revealed


Sir Stirling Moss OBE honoured as


International Historic Mo...

Du pont museum collection for auction

PRIVATE DU PONT MUSEUM COLLECTION COMES TO AUCTION


The 50-motorcycle strong family trove to be featured at Bonhams’ Las Vegas Sale in January.

For immediate release - San Francisco – Bonhams is extremely pleased to announce that it has been entrusted to represent what is regarded as one of the most important collections of motorcycles to come to market in years. ...

entries open for Round of Britain 2012



Entries open for Round Britain 2012 Land – 21 June 2012


Bugatti congratulates Stuart Brown

Bugatti Trust congratulates Stuart Brown and 3D Engineers for winning

the Innovation of the Year Award from Octane Magazine and EFG International at a prestigious award ceremony held in London on November 16th. It may be recalled that Stuart spent several years with the Bugatti Trust creating a reversed engineered three dimensional digital model of the iconic Type 35 Bugatti...

ferraris headline RM´s season opener



COVETED FERRARIS HEADLINE RM’S 2012 SEASON OPENER IN ARIZONA

 

·         RM Auctions returns to Phoenix, Arizona January 19 – 20, 2012

·         Auction features handpicked selection of world’s finest motor cars, lead by an impressi...

new sponsorship Carlisle Events



Carlisle Events Names New Sponsorship Partner


Gumout Performa...

Amelia Concours event of the year?



AMELIA ISLAND CONCOURS D’ELEGANCE NOMINATED


Historics at Brooklands 2012 calendar

HISTORICS AT BROOKLANDS ANNOUNCES 2012 AUCTION CALENDAR

Historics at Brooklands has announced its major auction calendar for 2012, in association with Brooklands Museum.

The specialist classic car auction house, established in June 2010, will hold four major sales in the course of the year, which will again comprise a varied and extensive portfolio of classic mot...

the revival of Atalanta Motors

BRITISH SPORTS CAR COMPANY ATALANTA MOTORS TO BE REVIVED AFTER 75 YEARS

Staffordshire based motoring enthusiast Martyn Corfield has embarked upon his most ambitious project yet; the revival of arguably ‘the most innovative and stylish pre-war British car manufacturer - Atalanta Motors’.

Atalanta Motors developed and produced one of the most technically ad...

Geoff Kelly to join H&H
Geoff Kelly to join H&H

Geoff Kelly is now acting as Motorcycle Consultant for H&H Classics, further strengthening the team. Geoff has had a lifelong interest in motorbikes having started working as an apprentice in his teens. His commitment to bikes and the bike world is admirable, having written articles for Motorcycl...

Tom Mix's Cord at Amelia


 

TOM MIX’S SUPERCHARGED CORD TO BE FEATURED

AT THE 17TH ANNUAL AMELIA ISLAND CONCOURS d’ELEGANCE

spirited bidding for Lee Hartung Collection


<WORLD-FAMOUS LEE ROY HARTUNG COLLECTION BRINGS GLOBAL COLLECTORS, SPIRITED BIDDING TO THE WINDY CITY


Biggest extravaganza UK in Birmingham

UK’S BIGGEST CLASSIC MOTORING EXTRAVAGANZA DRIVES INTO BIRMINGHAM’S NEC

The UK’s biggest classic motoring extravaganza dives into Birmingham’s NEC this weekend for a three day celebration of four and two wheeled marques. The Footman James Classic Motor Show spans seven halls with over 1,400 cars and 250 motorcycles on display.

From the oldest to the newest...

Sam Posey Guest of Honor 2012

SAM POSEY NAMED GUEST OF HONOR AT AMELIA 2012

&...

golden motoring age back in Brighton



Veteran vehicles bring crowds and golden motoring age back to Brighton 


Hilton Head´s Winners

Winners Chosen for Tenth Annual

Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d’Elegance

Jutta Benz opens three-day celebration



Jutta Benz to make ceremonial start to three-day celebration of motoring


Toys for Kids from 1-92!

Toys for Kids from 1-92! 

One of a Kind London to Brighton Run



One of a kind London to Brighton Veteran Car Run


&n...

Racemaker Press Wins Award

Racemaker Press Wins This Year’s Cugnot and Ingersoll Awards
Finn’s Caribbean Capers and O’Keefe Winner’s Database Recognized b...

Peter Benjamin Collection for sale
The Peter Benjamin Collection of Advertising & Petroliana Collectables

H&H are proud to announce the sale of the Peter Benjamin collection of advertising and petroliana collectables. Offered entirely without reserve and amassed over a lifetime, this beautiful collection has formed the backdrop to his Daventry-based garage business for many year...
Food and Toy ´drive´ AACA Museum

FOOD & TOY "DRIVE"  
October 27 - December 17, 2011

New Coys auction in Germany



Coys Europe announce exciting new auction to be held in Germany

Pre-War Sports Cars at the Algarve

Pre-War Sports Cars at the Algarve, 22nd and 23rd October 2011


The Motor Racing Legends Pre-War Sports Cars race at the Algarve Historic Festival came in two halves: 30 minutes on Saturday, and 30 minutes on Sunday.

“The grid for Race 2 was decided by the finished positions in Race 1, so it was really a one-hour race split into two parts,” explained Du...

new world record historic roper?

HISTORIC 1894 ROPER STEAM-POWERED MOTORCYCLE EXPECTED TO SET NEW WORLD RECORD
AT AUCTIONS AMERICA BY RM’S DEBUT LAS VEGAS SALE


Bullish Buyers opt for British

Historics delivers diverse collection of classic cars at Brooklands

Ebullient fans of a bygone era flocked to Brooklands in unprecedented numbers on Saturday, as the best in British classic and sports cars stole the show at Historics’ Autumn auction, which eventually saw 65% of 103 Lots selling.

With 13 Jaguars entered into Historics largest sale to dat...

US pays hommage to the Mille Miglia


The United States Pays Homage to the Mille Miglia


October 25 to 29: California will ...

Classic car show in chesterfield


Event:                       Classic Car Show at the Kemp Auto Museum in the Chesterfield ...

sponsorship support for 115th Run


Unrivalled sponsorship support for 115th anniversary London to Brighton Veteran Car Run

Aston Martin DB6 tops H&H sale
Aston Martin DB6 among many cars to make above estimate

Hot on the heels of its record-breaking Duxford auction (£3millon worth of
collectors’ cars, motorcycles and automobilia including after sales), H&H
this week (October 19) beat bizarre weather and a gloomy economy to achieve
a rewarding 73 per cent sale rate at its spiritual home of Buxton,
Derbyshire.
entries open Manx Classic
Entries Now Open for the Manx Classic Sprint & Hillclimb on Closed Public Roads:  April 2012, Isle of Man

Entries are now open for the Manx Classic, a three-day sprint and hillclimb event, which will be held on closed public roads in the Isle of Man on Thursday 26th, Friday 27th and Saturday 28th April 2012.

A National B speed event, the Manx Classic will run one spr...
countdown veteran car run begins


London to Brighton Veteran Car Run countdown begins 


 

Tatra Stolen! (Upd. Found!)
Last week was in the Czech Republic in Ostrava stolen Tatra 54, to my cousin, Mr. jiri Veřmiřovskému. If you have any information please contact us. Please let it know to your friends, customers etc.
Photos of Tatra 54 please find attached
Thank you for any information
Best Regards

Helena Martinova

20-10-2011: Update by Editor: We received a mail from Helena...
TV star hosts London to Brighton Dinner


TV Star Jon Culshaw to host London to Brighton Veteran Car Run Gala Dinner

Do you want to be a Motoring Writer?
Conference

DO YOU WANT TO BE A MOTORING WRITER?

This is the title of a conference being organised by the Trustees of the Michael Sedgwick Memorial Trust (MSMT), to be held at the National Motor Museum, Beaulieu on Saturday 19th November 2011.

Back in 1990 the National Motor Museum held a conference with a similar title and in 1996 followed it up with one that con...
Classic Attraction
CLASSIC ATTRACTION Increasing numbers are seduced by the fun and financial appeal of classic car ownership

Britain’s motorists are increasingly enjoying a love-in with the days of old, with booming interest in getting behind the wheel of a classic car.

Whilst private new car sales are floundering*, specialist classic car auction company Historics at Brooklands reports a bu...

first-ever car show for the SSRCCCA


THE SPIRIT OF ST. LOUIS REGION OF THE CLASSIC CAR CLUB TO HOST

FIRST ANNUAL “CLASSIC CAR SHOW”...

fantastic line-up harrogate auction
Fantastic Line Up Of Cars And Motorcycles at Bonhams Harrogate Auction





Bonhams are returning to the Yorkshire Event Centre in Harrogate on 16th November 2011 with another exceptional line up at their auction of Collectors' Motor Cars, Motorcycles. Highlights include a 1928...
Bonhams Australia first motoring auction
Bonhams Australia's First Motoring Auction at Motorclassica Adds to International Feel of the Event






On Sunday 23 October Bonhams' Australian Motoring Department will conduct its inaugural auction at the Motorclassica Concours D'Elegance in the Royal Exhibition Buildi...
JUBILEUM editie Hoogstraten

Tijdens de  JUBILEUM editie van de Oldtimerbeurs in de

oldest running motor doubles estimate


WORLD’S OLDEST RUNNING MOTOR CAR BRINGS A REMARKABLE $4,620,000
AT RM’S HERSHEY, PENNSYLVANIA SALE

now enjoy the ford experience!


We are forwarding this opportunity in support of our friends at Ford to help a worthy cause.

 

A ONCE-IN-A-LIFETIME OPPORTUNITY TO SEE WHAT REALLY HAPPENS BEHIND THE WALL AT ...

solid results at debut fall carlisle sale


STRONG ATTENDANCE AND SOLID RESULTS AT AUCTIONS AMERICA BY RM’S DEBUT FALL CARLISLE SALE


AUBURN,...

celebration Jaguar XKE at KAM

Join the Jaguar Association of Greater St. Louis for its Annual Concours d'Elegance, the "All Jaguar Auto Show" at the Kemp Auto Museum this coming Saturday, October 8th, 2011.
 
This year's event - new to the Kemp Auto Museum - is a celebration of 50 years of the XKE, first introduced in 1961. The Jagua...

record auction numbers at Carlisle



Record Auction Numbers, Daily Crowds Fuel Fall Carlisle

Annual Event Marks Conclusion of 2011 Carlisle Events Schedule

limited editions at ´bluebird´ centenary

GTO LONDON CREATES EXCLUSIVE ACCESSORIES TO MARK ‘BLUEBIRD’ SPEED CENTENARY

Limited-edition, hand-crafted cufflinks mark 100 years of Campbell’s Bluebird Gents’ wallet to follow

In celebration of the 100 years since Sir Malcolm Campbell first named a car Bluebird – at Brooklands, in 1911 – GTO London is creating a range of strictly limited...

Hilton Head offers artistic perspective

The Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d’Elegance to offer an artistic perspective
The 2011 Festival to feature Hilton Head Island’s Inaugural Public Art Exhibition

classes concours of america announced

Concours d'Elegance of America Announces 2012 Classes

 

TROY, MI--The Concours d'Elegance of America is pleased to announce the featured and traditional classes for the 2012 Concours d’Elegance of America at St. John’s. Over 300 cars will be on the show...

Carlisle hosts free teen driving school

Carlisle Events/National Council of Corvette Clubs to Host Free Teen Driving School

dates Cholmondeley Pageant set
DATES ANNOUNCED FOR 2012 CHOLMONDELEY PAGEANT OF POWER

The organisers of the Cholmondeley Pageant of Power have confirmed that next year’s Pageant will take place from Friday 15 to Sunday 17 June – a month earlier than the event’s usual July slot.

The Pageant (www.cpop.co.uk) t...

115 years London to Brighton run


Mansell & Penning help honour 115 years of the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run

 

 

Strathmore Vintage Vehicle Club Ltd Auction of Vehicles and spares

Following the hugely successful April Auction held at their Club premises on behalf of the Freddie Cunningham Estate the Strathmore Vintage Vehicle Club is pleased to be presenting another significant auction on Saturday 29th October.

The Club’s website

motor racing legends at spa 2011

Motor Racing Legends at Spa, 24-25 September 2011

 

dubbel thema MECC Maastricht 2012

 

InterClassics & TopMobiel 2012 staat in 2012 volledig in het teken van een dubbel thema. Po...

youngest driver starts in pole position



Youngest Veteran Car Run driver starts in pole position
 

  

As the sun rises over London on Sunday 6 November, at precisely 07:02 the...

´Car for causes´ raises big money



The Elegance at Hershey Events Raise $205,000 for Charities:
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, AACA Museum and 

AACA Library & Research Center Each Receive Checks

el dorado voor oldtimer fans



FLOWERDOME EELDE OP 26 EN 27 NOVEMBER EEN EL DORADO VOOR OLDTIMERFANS

 

Oldtimerbeurs brengt liefhebbers samen in Eelde

 

Eelde, maandag 26 september - Oldtimerfans ui...

2.8 million auctioned at H&H
£2.8 million worth of cars, motorcycles and automobilia sold

The undoubted star of this week’s (September 21) stunningly-presented H&H
sale that was staged among the aircraft of the Imperial War Museum, Duxford,
was a 1929 Bentley 41/2 Litre ‘Le Mans’ Tourer first registered to Captain
Woolf Barnato and most recently part of the Litchfield Collecti...
sell your car on camera at carlisle

  

   The highly viewed TV series What's My Car Worth? on Discovery HD Theater is coming to Fall Carlisle!  Host Keith Martin will be joined by Mark Hyman, Peter Klutt and Donnie Gould, and this time we'll be buying cars and cutting checks on camera on...

World´s oldest running motor for auction

WORLD’S OLDEST RUNNING MOTOR CAR TO BE AUCTIONED AT RM’S HERSHEY SALE

RM Auctions Hershey sale...
Veteran Car Run generates over 1 million

London to Brighton Veteran Car Run generates over £1million each year for Brighton & Hove economy


The London to Brighton Veteran Car Run drove the Brighton and Hove economy to the tu...

rare ferraris lead car auction



RARE FERRARIS LEAD superb ROSTER OF BLUE CHIP AUTOMOBILES FOR uk’s premier collector car auction

 

Bonhams Fairfield auction results

Bonhams Bugatti Barn Find Triumph at Fairfield Auction
Brought to Market after Fifty Years
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´What's my car worth?' films at carlisle



“What’s My Car Worth?” TV Program Filming at Fall Carlisle

Third Season of the Discovery HD Theater Show...

10e editie Concours Paleis het Loo


Grootste klassiekerfeest van Nederland verhuist

 

Nieuwe datum voor Concours d’élégance Paleis Het Lo...

Mille Miglia 2012 Unveiled

The Mille Miglia for 2012 Is Unveiled

Brescia, September 16, 2011 - The Mille Miglia races on. A new adventure, the 2012 version, begins today with the official presentation in Brescia that heralds the opening of entry registration on the websit...

Free tours at Kemp Auto Museum
For the first time ever, the Kemp Auto Museum will offer complimentary gallery tours on Sunday, September 18 from 10:30 am until 1:30 pm.
 
Museum guides will highlight permanent and revolving exhibits and offer new insights through technical, cultural and historical points of view.
All tour...
New Classic Rallying initiative by H&H

H&H LAUNCHES MAJOR NEW CLASSIC RALLYING INITIATIVE

 

As one of Europe’s largest specialist auctioneers of collectors’ cars, H&H already has a presence at all manner of historic car events, and its Managing Director, Simon Hope, regularly races and rallies such vehicles as do a variety of his team...

3 centuries of motoring in London

 

 

 

Walk through three centuries of motoring at the inaugural Regent Street Mot...

Auburn Auction's 2011 results

Worldwide posts record sales and re-establishes Auburn as one of America’s premier auction destinations

Auburn, Indiana. September 12

strong results at auburn



AUCTIONS AMERICA BY RM’s AUBURN FALL COLLECTOR CAR WEEKEND PUTS AUBURN BACK ON THE MAP WITH STRONG RESULTS, ATTENDANCE

 

Au...
top racers at Pembrey




Top Racers support Pembrey for a thrilling Hawthorn Memorial Trophies Race Meeting

Mercedes and Bosh celebrate at London






The Royal Automobile Club is set to celebrate the 115th anniversary of the world’s longest running and greatest motoring event by welcoming two of the most iconic companies arguably credited with the birth of the motoring industry, Mercedes-Benz and Bosch, as sponsors of its 2011 London to Brighton Veter...

the famous Lee Roy Hartung Collection

GAVEL LIFTS ON CHICAGO'S WORLD FAMOUS LEE ROY HARTUNG COLLECTION

&nbs...

Salute to the '40s

Entertainment Galore at Salute to the '40s!

Matchbox returns to Hershey

 

Lanchester attracts F1 pilot Nigel Mansell
 

The newly-formed Lanchester Trust received a boost on 14 August when Formula One ace Nigel Mansell took the wheel of a 1928 21hp 6 cylinder Lanchester to drive through the centre of Birmingham.

 Mansell was in his native city to be inducted into the city’s Walk of Stars, which is given to famous sons and daughters of Birmingha...

New Automotive Sale in Scottsdale
Bonhams Announces New Automotive Sale in Scottsdale
http://www.bonhams.com/scottsdale

Marlene Dietrich's Rolls-Royce confirmed for inaugural January auction; Consignments now invited.

Bonhams, the world's leading auctioneer of motor vehicles, is delighted to announce the Scottsdale Sale of Exceptional Motorcars on January 19th, 2012 in Scottsdale, Arizona.

F...
Fall Carlisle Event Preview

 

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

Phantasmagorical fully-licensed replica comes up for auction

It is one of the 20th century’s most iconic automobiles and has been an inspiration to generations of automobile designers and enthusiasts; legendary movie car Chitty Chitty Bang Bang has fueled childhood dreams for more than four decades.  This is a rare chance to own a piece o...

ERAs return to Pembrey

Press Release from The Vintage Sports-Car Club

ERAs return to Pembrey – The VSCC Welsh Speed Weekend


The Vintage Sports-Car...

New automotive sale in scottsdale



BONHAMS ANNOUNCES NEW AUTOMOTIVE SALE IN SCOTTSDALE



Marlene Dietrich’s Rolls-Royce confirmed fo...

80 million in sales at RM


RM TOPS 2011 PEBBLE BEACH AUCTION RESULTS
WITH RECORD $80* MILLION IN SALES

 

RM’s 2011 Monterey auction posts $80* million in sales with a strong 88% sell-through 14 cars achie...
Bear-hug for award-winning Rolls


Bear-hug for multiple-award winner Rolls-Royce (and definitely NOT a ‘paw show’)

Just before winning two awards at America's cult classic car extravaganza Pebble Beach, Fiennes Restoration's Rolls-Royce 20/25 won another Best-in-Class award, at this year's RROC National Meet Concour...

Mullin´s voisin awarded best of show


MULLIN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM WINS “BEST OF SHOW”

AT 2011 PEBBLE B...

Nuthall Dominates Bob Gerard Memorial Trophy

Press Release from The Vintage Sports-Car Club

´Top gear´ trail by 20-ghost club

CENTENARY OF LONDON TO EDINBURGH ‘TOP GEAR’ TRIAL RECREATED BY ROLLS-ROYCE 20-GHOST CLUB

Rolls-Royce has always been the epitome of speed and luxury. But 100 years ago it claimed in The Times to have created ‘the best car in the world’. This bold assertion was based on its accomplishments in September 1911, where chassis No. 1701 Silver Ghost drove nearly 800 ...

hat-trick at pebble beach


Fiennes Restoration: British craftsmanship champion and winner at Pebble Beach

A hat-trick in the USA for the British specialist    

 

German sports cars shine at bonhams



GERMAN SPORTS CARS SHINE AT BONHAMS 14th ANNUAL QUAIL LODGE SALE

World´s oldest Bentley sold


WORLD’S OLDEST SURVIVING PRODUCTION BENTLEY
SOLD AT PEBBLE BEACH

1921 3-litre ‘Chassis Number 3’ sells for $962,500

Stellar line-up of judges at the IHMA

Stellar line-up of judges for 

International Historic Motoring Awards

Jay Leno and Derek Bell join judging panel<...

New admission clause Mille Miglia

Suitable candidate cars for the 2012 Mille Miglia

Buried Fiat returns to life

 

record price for a mercedes at RM


RM AUCTIONS SETS NEW WORLD RECORD FOR
A MERCEDES-BENZ SOLD AT AUCTION

 

Stunning 1937 Mercedes-Benz 540 K Spezial Roadster sets new world record for a Mercedes-Benz sold at auction, selling for $9,680,000
record sale for King of Cool's 911s

 

‘KING OF COOL’ STEVE MCQUEEN’S 911S
SELLS FOR AN AMAZING $1,375,000 AT RM MONTEREY

 

RM Auct...
Moby Dick for sale at bonhams
Moby Dick – The Fastest Motorcycles of the 1920s - To Sell at Bonhams


Bonhams are returning to the International Motorcycle Show in Staffordshire on 16th October 2011 with another exceptional line-up of motorcycles. The star of the auction is the 1929 Brough Superior SS100 known as Moby Dick, the fastest motorcycle of the 1920s, which has attracted a pre-sale estimate of &...
two extra silver ghosts at bonhams
Bonhams Adds Two Rolls-Royce Silver Ghosts to Goodwood Revival Auction
ONE FORMERLY OWNED BY H.H THE MAHARAJA OF MYSORE

Bonhams are pleased to offer two finely restored Rolls-Royce Silver Ghosts, both formerly in the famed collection of Richard Solove of Ohio, at their annual Collectors Motor Cars and Automobilia auction at the Goodwood Revival Meeting on 16th September 2011.
Historic private collection at Bonhams
Historic Private Collection of Motorcars Offered by Bonhams at the Beaulieu International Autojumble
http://www.bonhams.com/cars



Bonhams is delighted to announce the sale of thirteen motorcars from the exceptional Meldonfoot collection at the
Rolls Royce ready for concours

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

15 August 2011

 

Fiennes Restoration ‘sho...

art project beautifies crash barriers





ART PROJECT “BEAUTIFIES” CRASH BARRIERS AT LEYBURN SPRINTS


VISITORS to the Leyburn Sprints on the Queensland Darling Downs this month will discover a new attraction alongside more than 200 classic and historic racing cars – a public art project to “beautify”...

Superlatives at the Auburn Auction





Auburn, Indiana. September 12th, 2011
.  Those counting down to Worldwide Auctioneers, The Auburn Auction, should brush up on their superlatives. The comp...

massive entry attracted to VSCC


Massive Entry attracted to VSCC Mallory Park, Sunday 21 August 2011

 

For Immediate Release  &nbs...

British motorcycles highlight sale
Pre-War British Motorcycles Highlight of Bonhams Sale at the International Autojumble, Beaulieu



_Sale Includes World Record Breaking 499cc Rudge Special_

Three distinct British motorcycles from pre-war days headline the entry for Bonhams sale at the National Motor Museum's Beaulieu Autojumble held on the 10th September.

The oldest motorcycle, estimate...
Peter Barnett at MAD

Peter Barnett at The Museum of Arts and Design

 (Image: 1932 Bugatti Atlantic)

August 5 – November 25, 2011

New York

 

The Museum of Ar...

bespoke touring cars at quail lodge
Marvelous Assembly Of Bespoke Touring Cars To Be Auctioned At Quail Lodge


Bonhams is privileged to announce a very impressive assembly of exceptional touring cars from Europe and America at its auction in Carmel, California on August 18th-19th.
In addition to the previously reported and widely covered 1925 Rolls-Royce New Phantom "Tiger Hunter" commissioned by the Maharaja ...
Preparations battersea sale


PREPARATIONS UNDERWAY FOR
RM’S HIGHLY-ANTICIPATED BATTERSEA SALE

 ...

The E. Bullivant Bentley for sale
Bonhams to offer the renowned E. Bullivant Bentley at its Quail Lodge sale.

San Francisco – Bonhams is extremely pleased to announce that it will be offering what is considered one of the most significant surviving Bentleys in the world today at its Quail Lodge auction on August 18-19 in Carmel, California.



The E. Bullivant 1927 Bentley 6½ Liter Sport...
salute to the 40s

“Salute to the ‘40s” - Life on the Home Front, Vintage Fashion, Wartime Vehicles and Entertainment Galore!



Visitors to The Historic Dockyard Chatham on...

veteran car run marks 75th anniversary

PRESS RELEASE – 4 August 2011

75th Hyde Park annual start for quintessential London to Brighton Veteran Car Run     Special celebrations will be in order on Sunday 6 November as The Royal Automobile Club’s 2011 London to Brighton Veteran Car Run marks ...
Lion award for kemp auto museum



KEMP AUTO MUSEUM COLLECTION MERCEDES-BENZ WINS “LION AWARD” AT THE CONCOURS D’ELEGANCE OF AMERICA AT ST. JOHN’S

&nb...

Kop hill climb now even bigger



PRESS RELEASE

Kop Hill Climb...

Connecticut sale set for two days

Bonhams Fairfield County Connecticut Sale Shaping up to be a Duesey
Connecticut Sale N...

Great racing names join leyburn





MOFFAT AND DAVISON JOIN JOHNSON AS GREAT
RACING NAMES ON LEYBURN PROGRAM


THREE young drivers carrying forward the names of some of Australia’s greatest racing heroes – Johnson, Moffat and Davison - will go back in time to contest the V8 Supercar Drivers Challenge at the historic...

Do you want to be a Motoring Writer?

DO YOU WANT TO BE A MOTORING WRITER?

 

This is the title of a conference that will be held at the National Motor Museum Beaulieu on Saturday 19th November 2011.   <...

rare packard tops RM's sale



RARE PACKARD TOPS RM’S SALE AT THE 
CONCOURS D’ELEGANCE OF AMERICA AT ST. JOHN’S

 

5-year sponsorship by Bonhams

BONHAMS ANNOUNCES SPONSORSHIP OF ANNUAL PRE-REUNION RACES

 

Special ‘Bonhams 1793 Cup’ award at Moto...

Major Names for Hilton Head

 

Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d'Elegance Announces

Mercedes at Monterey

  

RM AUCTIONS LI...

French Curves in Mullin Museum

Mullin Automotive Museum Announces...

111 yr old Porsche in LBVCR

 

VSCC support Help for Heroes

 

Press Release from The Vintage Sports-Car Club

Invicata comes home

Fiennes chooses Hagerty

Fiennes Restoration chooses Hagerty Insurance for premier voyage to Pebble Beach

 

Machine Gun Included
Bonhams To Auction The Ex-Maharaja Of Kotah's Tiger-Hunting Rolls-Royce

Mounted machine gun, cannon, rifle stand and brass searchlights included.

22 July 2011 - San Francisco - A truly unique, handmade automobile will be auctioned by Bonhams at its forthcoming Quail Lodge sale, held each August in Carmel, California during the world-famous Pebble Beach Car Week.

...
Drive a Brand-New Alvis!


Click here to start the video, then read the press release below!

The brand new Alvis 4.3 Litre has been captured exclusively on film some 74 years after the last one rolled off the production line.

Neville Chamberlain was Prime Minister, Road Tax had just been abolished and Clark Gable was melting hearts on the silver screen when Alvis Cars halted assembly of its 6-cyl...

Milhous Collection auctioned

1911 Stanley Steamer at WWG




Announcing the Concours of Texas

Announcing the inaugural Concours d'El...

Automédon announces dates for 2011
yacht and car come together in Cowes

Sixty classic yachts and sixty classic cars will come together in Cowes on the Isle of Wight in July during Panerai British Classic Week when Officine Panerai, the British Classic Yacht Club and The Historic Endurance Rallying Organisation (HERO) will host an event for classic yacht and car enthusiasts.

The week-long sailing regatta, (16th-23

Big numbers at Silverstone Classic






SILVERSTONE CLASSIC – THE BIG NUMBERS

 

The 2011 Silverstone Classic (22-24 July) can justify its proud claim to being the 'the world's biggest classic racing festival', with the final numbers for the e...

$100k donated at Sweet 16

LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS BENEFIT FROM CONCOURS’ 16TH SUCCESS

 

Community Hospice of Northeast Florida & Several ...

Exclusive hot rod seminar by RM



HOT ROD AND CUSTOM CAR ‘GREATS’ HOST EXCLUSIVE SEMINAR 
AT AUCTIONS AMERICA BY RM’S AUBURN FALL EVENT 

Auctions America by RM to host...

Inzicht trade & skills door FEHAC

 

 

Persbericht over FIVA / FEHAC enquête Trade & Skills

FEHAC houdt enquêtes om beter inzicht te krijgen in het aanwezige vakmanschap binnen de branche van klassieke v...

Cars ready to rock the capital






SUPERCARS ARE GO!

 

Thirty of the world’s most powerful and exclusive cars are ready to rock the capital

Remarkably historic cars auctioned

REMARKABLY HISTORIC, GOLD MEDAL-WINNING

PRE-WAR ALFA ROMEO TO BE AUCTIONED TOGETHER WITH RARE, ICONIC BMW ROADSTER

´Barons´ has something for everyone

Whether want to dip a toe into the classic car water for the first time, or are looking for an immaculate ‘head-turner’ to drive home from the saleroom, Barons’ sale at Sandown Park should have what you want. There’s even a TV ‘star’!

First-timers…
A stately first-time classic is the 1988 V12 Daimler Double Six , which is complete with an ...

desirable motorcycles at Quail Lodge

MORE RARE MOTORCYCLES ADDED TO QUAIL LODGE SALE

 

anticipated interest in pre-war BMW

CZECH MATE FOR SUITORS OF SOFT-TOPS

 

Historics anticipate interest in rare pre-war BMW

With classic cabriolets likely to catch the eye at its forthcoming Summer sale, Historics auctioneers is anticipating keen intere...

Third hat-trick at Loton Park?

Press Release from

 

AACA announces Brian Baker

 

Countdown to Concours!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Celebrity Packard at RM Michigan‏


A CELEBRITY PACKARD AND A TRANSPARENT PONTIAC STAR AT RM’S MICHIGAN SALE

 

Hawker Demon BI-Plane
One of Europe's top specialist auctioneers of collectors' vehicles, H&H
are also successful sellers of selected items by private treaty, and are
delighted to now be offering the only airworthy Hawker Demon fighter
remaining in the world today.

The result of a painstaking 35,000-hour, 18-year restoration, K8203 is
understood to have been the 23rd of a third batch buil...
Preparations Auburn Fall Auction

PREPARATIONS UNDERWAY FOR AUCTION AMERICA BY RM’S

AUBURN FALL COLLECTOR CAR EVENT WEEKEND

 

Alfa Romeo 6C 'BEST OF SHOW'‏



Press Release

27th June 2011

 

SALON PRIVÉ CONCOURS D’ELÉGANCE in association with Chubb Insurance, CROWNS STUNNING 1939 ALFA ROMEO 6C 2500 S BERLINET...
Winners Salon Prive Concours
BEST OF SHOW 2011

WINNER – 1939 Alfa Romeo 6c 2500 S Berlinetta

CLASS A -...
The Spirit of Ecstasy prize
 

 


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

28 June 2011

 

Fiennes Restoration embodies The Spiri...

RM feteches over £5.1 MILL. at Salon Prive
RM AUCTIONS POSTS OVER £5.1 MILLION
AT DEBUT ‘QUINTESSENTIALLY ENGLISH’ SALON PRIVÉ SALE

• RM Auctions generates over £5.1 million in total sales with 77% of lots sold at its inaugural Salon Privé auction in London, England
• Bentley and Aston Martin dominate top-sellers list with a ’61 Aston Martin DB4 Vantage Convertible...
Manifestation véhicule 100% electrique


Madame,Monsieur,

A ce jour, nous comptons + de 80 véhicules 100% électrique sur le Salon -Exposition du 2 juillet , sur le Cours Mirabeau et une trentaine de véhicules participeront  le Dimanche 3 juillet, à la Ro...

540K Special Roadster at Gala Mercedes-Benz

 

                        

Preparations underway for auction america

 

 

PREPARATIONS UNDERWAY FOR AUCTION AMERICA BY RM’S

Rare 1935 Bugatti Type 57 Grand Raid Roadster

  

The oldest surviving 1921 Bentley 3 litre

GOODING & COMPANY
THE  PEBBLE  BE...

1923 Bentley 3 Litre outperforms all ...
A VINTAGE RESULT
1923 Bentley 3 Litre outperforms all in latest H&H sale

Judging by H&H’s most recent collectors’ car sale (Buxton, June 8), the market remains strong for the ‘best of breed’, and a number of impressive individual prices were achieved. As expected, the top performer was a 1923 Bentley 3 Litre ‘TT Replica’. Formerly the property of...
Win a trip for two to MONTEREY.
EXPERIENCE MONTEREY CLASSIC CAR WEEK BY WINNING A TRIP FOR TWO

Monterey, California (June 1, 2011) – The idea for an opportunity to provide automotive enthusiasts a chance to experience Monterey’s Classic Car Week was born from the continued amazement by many lifelong automotive enthusiasts proclamations that they’ve never been to Monterey, CA during this time before. ...
RM Auctions' debut at Salon Privé

STUNNING LINE-UP OF ENGLISH AUTOMOBILES GO UNDER THE HAMMER
AT RM AUCTIONS SALON PRIVÉ SALE

The Brooklands Double Twelve

Entertainment and Excitement for All the Family at

The Brooklands Double Twelve Motorsport Festival

An old fashioned Car Show

 

Come to an old fashioned Car Show

Bentleys galore!

Bentleys galore, record-breakers out on track and a wonderful family atmosphere

Former Philadelphia Eagles coach is Honorary Chair of the Elegance

FORMER PHILADELPHIA EAGLES COACH AND VINTAGE RACE CAR OWNER DICK VERMEIL NAMED HONORARY CHAIR OF THE ELEGANCE AT HERSHEY

RM posts over €23 million at Villa d'Este

(photo credit - Tim Scott Fluid Images (c) 2011, co...

Collection of Brass Era Autos Sells Strongly

SINGLE OWNER COLLECTION OF BRASS ERA AUTOS ATTRACTS BUYERS FROM FOUR CONTINENTS

<...
LBVCR towards 500 entries!

World's longest running and greatest motoring event heads towards 500 entries!

Over 450 entries have already been received for the world's greatest event celebrating the dawn of motoring. Owners of the world's earliest motor cars, from over 20 cou...

Line-up at Pageant of Power

STAR CARS SET TO WOW CHOLMONDELEY’S PAGEANT CROWDS


Confirmed line-up at Pageant of Power includes Le Mans racers, rare four-wheel drive Formula 1 cars, and a 46-litre, aeroplane-engined BMW 'Brutus'

Star cars among 100-plus entrants to race against the clock on 1.2-mile circuit

Estimated value of vehicle entries and exhibits tops £150million

...

Buses and Baseball

 

The Great Race comes to Hershey

 

Top-seller at Auburn: 1932 Duesenberg

New Team at HERO

EXCITING NEW TEAM

Designer duo in BMW 328
BMW dispatched one legendary automobile and two celebrated designers to contest the 2011 Mille Miglia. Adrian van Hooydonk and Alfredo Häberli teamed up for the famous classic car rally in a BMW 328.

Munich/Brescia. BMW selected a trio of design greats to compete in this year's Mille Miglia. Head of BMW Group Design Adrian van Hooydonk and Swiss industrial designer Alfredo Häb...
Creme de la creme of Auto Shows
Don't miss the "creme de la creme" of Auto Shows in St. Louis!
 
The Kemp Auto Museum is hosting their 4th Annual Concours d'Elegance Classic Invitational Auto Show this coming Sunday, May 22, 2011. T...
A Golden Jubilee

Pre-1940 Triumph Motor Club Ltd

 

Rare Historic Autos at Greenwich

Bonhams June 5th Greenwich Collector Motorcar Auction

Luxurious, Sporty, Iconic, and Rare Historic Autos Set to Go on the Block
 

Legendary Land Speed Record Car

Legendary Land Speed Record Car to feature at VSCC SeeRed

Winged Arrow turns 85

 

ŠKODA'S FAMOUS WINGED ARROW CELEBRATES ITS 85th BIRTHDAY

Mladá Boleslav, May 10th, 2011 - Exactly 85 years ago today, the first Škoda to wear the famous winged arrow logo rolled off the assembly line in Mladá Boleslav and was delivered to the president of Czechoslovakia, Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk.  During the three years of production ...

BMW 328 turns 75

Few cars can claim to hold as much fascination in the eyes of the public 75 years after their premiere as the BMW 328. Built between 1936 and 1940, the BMW 328 laid down a milestone in automotive history and was the most suc-cessful sports car of the 1930s on the racing scene. Agility, acceleration, reliability and lightweight construction - the BMW designers focused on the essentials in the de...

Pennsylvania-bodied Classics in Hershey

HERSHEY, PA., May 10, 2011 - During the Golden Age of car manufacturing, luxury car purchasers were offered a myriad of special expensive custom bodies that could be placed on the ...

32 of the world's finest automobiles

Spirit of Ecstasy
RANKIN: SPIRIT OF ECSTASY - AN ART COMMISSION FOR ROLLS-ROYCE MOTOR CARS 

In the year that celebrates the centenary of the Spirit of Ecstasy, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars today announced details of a very special commission. Over the next months, 100 images inspired by the Spirit of Ecstasy - the figurine famed for its prominent and defining position on the bonnet of every Rolls-Royce - will be...

BMW at the Mille Miglia


Munich /Brescia. When the BMW 328 drew up to the start line for the first time in June 1936, nobody suspected that it would soon become a legend. 75 years on BMW Classic is sending 12 examples of the 328 out on the hot-heeled dash from Brescia to Rome and back. "The Mille Miglia is the race that defines the reputation of the BMW 328 to this day," explains Karl Baumer, Director of ...

Lights, camera action for Alvis

Lights, camera action as big-screen car set to star at auction

Hot on the heels of the sell-out sale* of the 'Captain America collection' in March, Historics forthcoming auction on 18th May will offer an eminently attractive Alvis Speed 20 complete with its own sparkling CV.

Previously owned by Hollywood siren Claire Luce - whose glittering screen and stage career saw her appear...

Model T at Ben Nevis

LAST FORD MODEL T JOINS BEN NEVIS ASCENT CELEBRATION

BRENTWOOD, Essex, 6th May, 2011 - The last Model T built by Ford Motor Company and a star of the company's UK-based heritage collection, is heading to Scotland to help celebrate the Ford of Britain Centennial.

Britain's highest mountain will play host to the Ben Nevis Challenge Tour from 16 - 21 May. Organised by the Model ...

Are you going to SeeRed?

 

 

Calling all Metz and Waltham owners
2011 Waltham on Wheels (Vehicles built in Waltham)

The 3rd annual Waltham on Wheels will be on July 9th at the Waltham Museum. As this year is the 100th anniversary of the 1911 Metz Airplane Meet at the Gore Estate, there will be a slide show at 2 PM titled "When the Flying Machines Came to Waltham". Vehicle owners attending this years event with your vehicle please call the museum by Jul...

Stamp and coin for 125 years of the automobile

Special commemorative stamp and coin for the "125 years of the automobile"

Stutz and Indianapolis
Dual Centennial Celebrated at Auction of Rare American Autos
Stutz and Indianapolis: a partnership born in success.

This year marks the 100th anniversary of both the Indianapolis 500 and of the car that was "born" at America's most famous motor race.

Stutz was an Indiana-based motorcar company founded in 1911 by Harry Stutz. Its first model, the brawny Bearcat, made i...
10EX headlines RM Auction

       RM AUCTIONS...

Coachbuilder for Bugatti

THE PETER MULLIN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM FOUNDATION SELECTS AUTOMOBILE METAL SHAPING

Petersen Museum receives gift

 

PETERSEN AUT...

VSCC Meeting breaks record

  

Lohner-Porsche on show

New special exhibition from 10 May to 13 June, 2011

World-class automobiles in St. Louis
KEMP AUTO MUSEUM TO HOST FOURTH ANNUAL CONCOURS D’ELEGANCE CLASSIC INVITATIONAL AUTO SHOW

Event To Benefit Ranken Jordan, A Pediatric Specialty Hospital


CHESTERFIELD, Missouri – Kemp Auto Museum is proud to be hosting their 4TH Annual Concours d’Elegance Classic Invitational Auto Show, featuring rare, new and classic automobiles, on Sunday, May 22, 201...
Art & Stars & Cars
Art & Stars & Cars at the Mercedes-Benz Museum

125 years of automotive history are set to encounter modern and contemporary art: between 10 May and 25 September 2011 the Daimler art collection will be guesting at the Mercedes-Benz Museum in Stuttgart for the first time. The unique Art & Stars & Cars show presents more than 250 exhibits, many of them...
The Elegance at Hershey

 

 

 

Track event at Councours of America
 

 

 

 

Cadillac at Carlisle

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New Partners for Worldwide Auctioneers


World 'tour' for R-R 20/25

6 April 2011

 

Action at Silverstone

 

 

Uniques Special Ones

 

 

Tony Stephens VSCC President

 

 

Freccia Rossa in Los Angeles

The Mille Miglia as Ambassador of Made in Italy to the World

Ludvigsen Library Finds New Home

Collier Collection Acquires Famed Automotive Author's Archives

World-Renowned "Ludvigsen Library" Find...

Charter of Turin

Charter of Turin

MB from Kemp wins top-honors

KEMP AUTO MUSEUM COLLECTION MERCEDES-BENZ

WINS TOP HONORS AT THE 2011 AMELIA ISLAND CONCOURS

Heritage Autos come to Auction

AMERICAN HERITAGE AUTOS COME TO AUCTION

Techno Classica Essen 2011

23rd TECHNO-CLASSICA ESSEN 2011 - Reflection of the classic sector growth industry

The greatest classic-fair of the world from 30th* March until 3rd April 2011 All 20 exhibition halls and open area are almost fully booked TECHNO-CLASSICA - the greatest historic-platform of the car industry in the world Largest selection of international classic dealer...
Audi Tradition Across Europe
Across Europe with Audi Tradition The "Museum on Wheels" at the classic historic events On the Mille Miglia starting line after a two-year break Exhibiting at Techno Classica, the world's largest historic car show

Audi Tradition is beginning the 2011 historic car season with a very full programme. The heritage department of AUDI AG will have its "Museum on Wheels"...

Retro Classics in 2012

Nach der erfolgreichen RETRO CLASSICS, findet es die ganze Oldtimerszene sehr bedauerlich, dass 2012 die RETRO CLASSICS zum gleichen Termin wie die Techno Classica statt...

Record number of visitors at Retro Classics

Record number of visitors again at Retro Classics

 

Bentley seeks apprentices

BENTLEY MOTORS OPENS ITS DOORS TO FUTURE APPRENTICES

Crewe, Tuesday 15th March 2011:  Luxury car manufacturer Bentley Motors is holding an apprentice open day on Saturday 19th March from 9.00am to 1.00pm at its worldwide headquarters on Pyms Lane, Crewe, Cheshire.   All enthusiastic students are welcome to attend. Tickets are not required.

The late...

The Art of the Auction

THE ART OF THE AUCTION

 

RM Auctions and Auctions America by RM are delighted to join with the Walter P. Chrysler Museum to present 'The Art of the Auction'. A part of the museum's 2011 lect...

$24 Million Amelia Sale

 

Brooklands to run Championship


Brooklands Society to run Championship Again For 2011

Lee Iacocca Award Presented

 

Midsomer Murders

 

Jim Kruse takes the wheel at Condon Skelly

Jim Kruse takes the wheel at Condon Skelly

MAPLE SHADE, N.J., March 8, 2011- One year after acquiring Condon Skelly, the Collectible Vehicle Insurance Company, NSM Insurance Group today announced hiring the ultimate car guy to run the program.

Villa d’Este sets road map
The Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este sets out its road map for the future.

Munich/Geneva. The Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este is the world’s most tradition-laden beauty contest for automobiles. A tradition of this kind demands to be nurtured, something the President of the Concorso d‘Eleganza Villa d’Este and Director of BMW Group Classic,...
Ein Leben für den Motorsport

Ein Leben für den Motorsport

 

Stutz Collection comes to market
Significant Single-Owner Collection of Stutz Cars & Automobilia goes to Market
Bonhams is very pleased to announce the sale of the largest collection of Stutz motorcars and spares to be offered in more than a decade. The renowned Don and Lynette Short Collection of important brass-era automobiles will be auctioned at the Port Townsend Aero Museum near Seattle, Washington, on May 21st.
Cars of Captain America dazzle

Cars of Captain America dazzle at action-packed sale.

A once in a lifetime opportunity to acquire a genuine piece of automotive and movie history drew a vast capacity crowd to Brooklands, with Historics achieving a 'WHITE GLOVE SALE' (all lots sold) of the blockbusting collection of vehicles from the forthcoming Marvel Studios movie, Captain America - 'The First Avenger', at its first s...

80th Anniversary Talbot 105

 

Mad Jack at Donington

'Mad Jack' at the Donington Historic Festival, 30 April to 1 May 2011

 

March 2, 2011 -

Women take the wheel

 

Automobiles de Collection, Osenat
Original Poster Art
 

 

 

Finbarr Corry died at age 73

It is announced, with regret, that FINBARR CORRY, from Dublin, the noted Irish motoring historian, and author of “The Automobile Treasury of Ireland” and numerous magazine articles, lost his long battle against cancer Tuesday, 22nd February, 2011 in the wonderful care of the Blackrock Hospice, Co. Du...
Oldtimerbeurs in Haarlemmermeer

 

EERSTE OLDTIMERBEURS IN EXPO HAARLEMMERMEER OP 16 EN 17 APRIL

Five Days worth Ten!
 

Five Days worth Ten!

The 36th edition of the Retromobile fair welcomed a daily record in terms of visitors: 70,000 entries through five (5) days, including two (2) evenings and one (1) weekend. This is to be

compared to 81,000 entries in 2010 over a 10-day event. The more numerous car manufacturers and the clubs, twice more than i...

Tour Britannia at Race Retro

Tour Britannia at Race Retro 25th ...

VSCC Pomeroy Secret Revealed

VSCC Pomeroy Secret to be Revealed.


One of the best secrets in the world of motorsport is going to be revealed to the general ...

Concours line up for Salon Privé

FIRST CONCOURS ENTRANTS LINE UP FOR SALON PRIVÉ AS CLASSES ARE CONFIRMED FOR 2011


 

Visit the VSCC at Race Retro

Visit the VSCC at Race Retro, Stoneleigh Park 25-27 February 2011



http://www.raceretro.com/

...
Ford Photo Archive Opens Up
More Than 5,000 Images Showcasing the Life Span of Ford Motor Company Now Licensed and Available for Sale


Shelby Roadsters Display, Venice, CA, 1963. Carroll Shelby with the 3 Cobra roadsters that would win the
1963 USRRC Manufacturer's Championship. This image, and many more, are now available at www.fordimages.com.

More than 5,000 images already available...

Lord Raglan's Bugattis Realise Over €1.2M
A Grand Sale at the Grand Palais: Lord Raglan's Bugattis Realise Over €1.2M at Bonhams' Paris Sale
KING BAUDOUIN OF BELGIUM'S 1955 ASTON MARTIN DB2/4 SPORTS SALOON SELLS FOR €333,500 - A WORLD RECORD AUCTION PRICE FOR THE MODEL

The 1933 Bugatti Type 51 Grand Prix Two-Seater owned by the late Fitzroy John Somerset, the 5th Baron Raglan (1927-2010), Patron and former Chai...
Record Attendance at Bremen
 

 

Record Attendance at Bremen Classic Motorshow
Show Quality at International Level

Bremen Classic Motorshow counted a total 40,502 fairgoers in the se...

Improving the value for historic Rolls-Royce bespoke models

Fiennes Restoration mirrors demand for historic Rolls-Royce bespoke models    

 

Rétromobile as never seen before

Rétromobile, as never seen before !

 

The first edition of Retromobile was held in the old Bastille ...

From America with love

 

From America with love (and conservation): Fiennes Restoration 'Rolls' on pioneer engineering

Classics at the Trump Taj Mahal

January 26, 2011


Worldwide announces an award winning line up of consignments for the 10th Annual Classics at the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City.

Worldwide Auctioneers looks set to deliver on its pr...

Quintessentially English

RM AUCTIONS SELECTS SALON PRIVÉ AT SYON PARK FOR ALL-NEW
'QUINTESSENTIALLY ENGLISH' UK SALE

80 years of adventure and competition

The manufacturers automobiles on track !

Record $30.8 Million Sale

RM KICK...

VSCC Programme of Events

The Vintage Sports-Car Club Reveals 2011 Programme of Events

50+ Cars from Captain America

HISTORICS BLOCKBUSTING COLLECTION: 50+ CARS FROM 'CAPTAIN AMERICA' SET TO STAR AT AUCTION

As a curtain raiser to its expanded 2011 auction programme, Historics at Brooklands has consigned to its next sale on 3rd March, a blockbusting collection of classic American vehicles fresh from the set of the forthcoming Marvel Studios movie, Captain America - 'The First Avenger'.

The e...

Entry List Milano-Sanremo open

COPPA MILANO-SANREMO: ENTRY LIST OPEN

The entry list is open for the historic commemoration of the Coppa Milano-Sanremo: entrants will be able to compete in this ninth revival of the historic race, the contents of which have been renewed. In 2011, the race will be an official tribute to the 150th anniversary of Italian unity and has been recognised by an inter-ministerial commi...

The most unorthodox...
Bonhams To Sell Rare Radial-Engined Megola Motorcycle In Paris Auction
"...probably the most unorthodox motorcycle ever made on a commercial basis..."

One of the motorcycles consigned to Bonhams first sale at the Grand Palais, Paris on 5 February 2011 is a rare, radial-engined Megola. Powered by a 640cc five-cylinder engine built into the front wheel, the Megola was described by...
History under the hammer

 

Automobile history comes under the hammer

Early Highlights for Villa d'Este

RM AUCTIONS ANNOUNCES EARLY HIGHLIGHTS FOR
DEBUT SALE AT THE CONCORSO D'ELEGANZA VILLA D'ESTE

Salute to the '40s

Salute to the '40s - Life on the Home Front, Period Fashion, Wartime Vehicles and Entertainment - a firm favourite with Groups!

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Setting the stage
MECC Maastricht ready for a successful edition of InterClassics & TopMobiel

 

Tour Britannia at the NEC Autosport
Tour Britannia at the NEC Autosport International Organisers of the 2011 Tour Britannia will be on hand at the NEC Autosport International Show 13th - 16th of J...
New partner for Festivals of Speed

FESTIVALS OF SPEED WELCOMES NEW PARTNER


&...

Highlights at InterClassics

 Here are a few highlights from the Mercedes-Benz exhibition at InterClassics & TopMobiel

One of the models on display is the 230 Convertible B from 1938, used in the movie 'Black Book' (Zwartboek). The 260d from 1936, which is also available for your viewing pleasure in Maastricht, is the first private car to have a diesel engine. At the time, the car had a top ...

Golden Jubilee pre-1940 Triumph

                     

LBVCR Photo of the Year
LBVCR Photographer of the Year Named

Alan Keating from London has been named as the overall winner of the 2010 London to Brighton Veteran Car Run (LBVCR) Photographer of the Year competition, with his image entitled ‘Behind You’ beating over 200 hopeful photographers. The world's longest running motoring event was held on Sunday 7 November and, after the storms of 2009, was ...
Pre-war cars start in style
Pre-war cars start 2011 in style at the New Year Driving Tests, Brooklands, Sunday 9 January.

06 Jan 2011:  Its only the second weekend of the new year, but already the Vintage Sports-Car Club are back in action. On Sunday over 50 Pre-war cars will be competing on the historic Brooklands site in Surrey at the New Year Driving Tests. Competitors will be challenged over 12 tests laid...
Great Automotive Styling

Mille Miglia Keeps Growing!

The Mille Miglia Keeps Growing!
Registrations Boomed for 2011

Car history in moving images
Car history in moving images

 

Cup won on 10th Le Jog

Inaugural HERO cup won by crew on their 10th consecutive Le Jog

HERO (Historic Endurance Rallying Organisation) announces the first win...

Retro Classics, new partners

Retro Classics 2011 with many new partners

The eleventh edition of the world-renowned Stuttgart-based trade fair scores with big names, international guests-and a real sensation

priceless M-B collection

The impressive, priceless collection of pre-war Mercedes-Benz models belonging to Frans van Haren

 

Retro Classics, neuen Partnern

Die elfte Ausgabe der weltbekannten Stuttgarter Automobilmesse punktet mit großen Namen, internationalen Gästen - und einer echten Sensation

Parfet Auburns to be Displayed
Parfet Auburn Collection to be Displayed at 2011 St John Conours

December 20, 2010

PLYMOUTH, MI-Renowned automobile collector, William U. Parfet, has announced that his complete set of 193...

8 AM/Lagondas found new homes

DB5 one of eight Aston Martin/Lagondas to find new homes

 

H&H's long-established December sale at the picturesque Pavilion Gardens, Buxton has become a must-attend event for collectors and the classic car trade alike.

Classic Car Parking at IC&TM

A fantastic range at InterClassics & TopMobiel!

The successful...

All-time high for RM

RM POSTS BEST PERFORMANCE IN HISTORY OF THE HOBBY

 ...

Classic Breakfast

Brooklands Classic Breakfasts launched:

Classics with a difference

Classics with a difference
Highlights of the Bremen Classic Motorshow

Bremen. A perspex sunroof as an extra?...

Date Leyburn Sprints set

LEYBURN SPRINTS DATE SET FOR AUGUST 2011

THE 16th annual Leyburn Motor Sprints, one of Australia’s leading historic and classic car competitions, will return to the Queensland Darling Downs on 27-28 August next year.

The event, staged on a one-kilometre temporary street course through the townshi...
Bronze Bugatti by Rembrandt
Significant Bronze Sculptures By Rembrandt Bugatti To Highlight The 20th Century Decorative Arts Auction At Bonhams
Bonhams is pleased to announce the upcoming 20th Century Decorative Arts sale on December 14, 2010. The auction will begin at...
Amelia welcomes Derby

AMELIA WELCOMES RARE DERBY L8

 

Call for Papers!
RICHARD SCHARCHBURG STUDENT PAPER AWARD CALL FOR PAPERS by the Society of Automotive Historians, Inc.

In order to encourage research and writing effort among university students in the area of automotive history, the Society confers its annual award for the best student paper in the auto history field. The award is named for Richard Scharchburg, the late Professor of History at Kettering Univ...

Concours of America classes

Concours d'Elegance of America announces 2011 classes

Night of the White Gloves
The BMW Museum feels good. Night of the White Gloves.

Munich . It's time for another touching event. If you go to the BMW Museum on the Night of the White Gloves, you will not only be able to view the exhibits but touch them as well. On Friday, 26.11.10, visitors will be positively encouraged to do what is normally strictly prohibited in museums. But to ensure that the cars, motorcycles ...

Plan ahead for Spring

Plan ahead for Spring - treat your classic to a Winter lay-up

The Phantom of Pan's Labyrinth
Rolls-Royce Phantom III, Featured in Pan's Labyrinth Film, to sell at Bonhams
CARS ONCE OWNED BY MUSIC LEGENDS FROM ELVIS PRESLEY TO PINK FLOYD'S NICK MASON AND MASERATI EXPERT BILL MCGRATH ALSO ON OFFER

The first Rolls-Royce Phantom III to be sold to America, which featured in the award-winning 2006 film Pan's Labyrinth, is to be sold at Bonhams traditional end of year sale of ...
Classes for 2011 Pebble Beach
Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance Announces Features and Classes for 2011 Competition Entry Applications are Due January 15

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (November 18, 2010) - Featured marques and classes for the 2011 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance have been determined, and the crucial process of selecting the 200 cars and motorcycles that will compete on the 18th fairway of Pebble Beach Golf Links o...

What Floats at Auction?

Significant wash of interest anticipated in unique 1932 Talbot

It has no oars, no rudder, no propeller and questionable cruising credentials, but the latest consignment to Historics at Brooklands auction on December 4 is sure to float the boat for classic car enthusiasts with a nautical leaning.

The unique 1932 Talbot 14/65 Boat Tail Tourer began its life as a saloon car, wheele...

Via Flaminia Classic

The Via Flaminia Classic in June is sold out but entry positions remain for September and the Pre War edition in May.

Link: http://via-flaminia.com/pages/frrally.htm

Klassiker und PS-starke Raritäten

Kostbare Klassiker und PS-starke Raritäten

Retro Classics 2011 in acht Themen-Hallen / 125 Jahre Bosch / Dino-Sonderschau / Wankelmotor, Custom Bikes und Prewar Cars im Fokus

Yorkshire-Built Motor Cars
Yorkshire-Built Motor Cars and Motorcycles Lead Bonhams' Harrogate Sale
SALE INCLUDES JACK TATTERSALL'S EXTENSIVE COLLECTION OF MOTOR VEHICLES

Two Jowett motor cars, a 1924 Jowett 7hp Type C and a 1952 Jowett Javelin Saloon, which were both produced at the Bradford-based company's headquarters in Idle, West Yorkshire, are to be sold by Bonhams in Harrogate on 17 November 2010. Pa...
Concours artist Jay Koka
Concours d'Elegance of America announces Jay Koka as 2011 Featured Artist

TROY, MI--The Concours d'Elegance of America is pleased to announce that world renowned automotive artist, Jay Koka, will be the featured artist for the 2011 Concours at St John’s in Plymouth Township, Michigan. Koka will be among 12 artists from around the world who will display and sell their work on the s...
Veteran Concours in Regent street London
The London to Brighton Veteran Car Run International Concours, held for the sixth year in London’s Regent Street, was hailed a great success with thousands of visitors enjoying unrestricted access to the 100 Veteran Cars on display in the centre of the Capital. The event was also enhanced by the display of cars that had completed the first ever Brighton to London Future Car Challenge, with t...
Sunny London to Brighton Run
After the storms of 2009, the sun shone this year on the 500 intrepid veteran car owners who participated in the 77th running of the Royal Automobile Club’s London to Brighton Veteran Car Run. 505 veteran cars crossed the start line in Hyde Park, the first time over 500 cars had started the event since Centenary event of 1996, with the 1896 Salveson Steamer of Mr. John Brydon having the hono...
Rutger Booij breaks arm while covering London-Brighton

Saturday night Rutger Booij broke his arm while reporting on the London Brigthon Veteran car Run. He called up today that he made a bad fall and unfortunately did not drink a drop prior to the incident. Still according to Rutger this could have softened the pain and maybe theb falling itself had happened in a more elesctic way....  Anyway after a bad night without any sleep and without con...

Pre-war Fun Today!

The Morgan Threewheeler


The ...

7th LBVCR Auction

7th LBVCR Auction at Bonhams This Friday 

 

Regent Street is Closed!

Regent Street closes for unique display of over 150 motor cars from the 19th and 21st Centuries.

 

Manx Classic 2011
Manx Classic 2011 - Entries Now Open for Three Day Sprint & Hillclimb Event
First Production Motorcycle

HILDEBRAND & WOLFMULLER - THE WORLD'S FIRST PRODUCTION MOTORCYCLE - TO HEADLINE LAS VEGAS SALE

30 Million Dollar Sale

RM STAGES OVER $30 MILLION DOLLAR EVENING SALE IN LONDON

 

RM goes to Villa d'Este

RM PARTNERS WITH CONCORSO D'ELEGANZA

VILLA D'ESTE FOR EXCLUSIVE AUCTION ...

Two-Day Arizona Sale

RM ANNOUNCES DIVERSE OFFERING OF COLLECTOR CARS
FOR TWO-DAY ARIZONA SALE

Successful auction H&H

22nd October 2010

 

Silver Arrows at Solitude 2011

Silver Arrows expected at Solitude Revival 2011

The awsome pre-war 12 cylinder Silver Arrows from Auto Union will be one of the main attraction in next year's Solitude Revival getting more and more spectacular and internat...

New Events Director for Kemp
KEMP AUTO MUSEUM PROMOTES LISA ROBERTS TO DIRECTOR OF EVENTS

CHESTERFIELD, Missouri – The Kemp Auto Museum announced the recent promotion of Lisa Roberts to Director of Events at the Museum and for their special events division Kemp Museum Services. Roberts has been with the Museum for the past three and a half years, serving as a Senior Event Coordinator.

Executive Di...
RAC Celebrates 80 Years of LBVCR

The Royal Automobile Club Celebrates 80Years of LBVCR

 

New director for AACA Museum

Welcome Michael Barrett
   
  

New director for Peugeot Museum
Jean-Michel Collart has been appointed as new Director of the Musée de l’Aventure Peugeot in Sochaux. Under the leadership of its new director the Musée de l’Aventure Peugeot will continue the great success it has already known. Jean-Michel Collart, a graduate of Rouen Business School, joined Peugeot in 1995. He has held various positions within the brand, including trade...
All Charged Up

All Charged Up for the 2010 London to Brighton Veteran Car Run

With the environmental impact of...

Hilton Head Island Concours

Hilton Head Island Concours d'Elegance & Motoring Festival Set to Celebrate

The Mille Miglia 2011 Begins

The Mille Miglia 2011 Begins

Alvis Car Co. joins SMMT
ALVIS CAR COMPANY JOINS THE SMMT

The Alvis Car Company, who are about to re-introduce a renowned 1930's 4.3 litre Alvis model built using the original technical drawings allied to the latest CAD/CAM technology, has been accepted into membership of the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders.

The 4.3 Litre Short Wheelbase Tourer was the fastest non-supercharged production car of its ...

100% sell-through at Hershey

RM ACHIEVES IMPRESSIVE 100% SELL-THROUGH AT HERSHEY AUCTION

2010 Owner-Driver-Mechanics Award

Brewster Bags Owner-Driver-Mechanics 2010 Award

Earn your bowl of chili!
Bonhams Offer Veteran Car Enthusiasts the Opportunity to Buy a Car and Compete in London to Brighton Run
http://www.bonhams.com/cars

Bonhams Becomes Partner Sponsor for this Historic Event

Bonhams is delighted to announce that two cars in the Veteran Motorcar and Automobilia Sale on Friday November 5th at New Bond Street have been entered into the fiercely contested L...
Just 31 days left!

Just 31-days to the 2010 London to Brighton Veteran Car Run

At 7:04am on Sunday 7 November the first of the 570 pre-1...

Will Smith (25) joins Historics

New auction negotiator joins growing team

Formed in March 2010, the classic and sports car auctioneer Historics at Brooklands, has recently welcomed a new member of staff to its burgeoning operation.

Joining a vibrant team of highly skilled negotiators, Will Smith (25) brings to the company a wealth of relevant first-hand experience in the classic car auction environment, as wel...

Memorable SeeRed

Vintage Sports-Car Club makes a memorable return to Donington Park for SeeRed 2010

Grand Prix Cars from 8 Decades

Grand Prix Cars from Eight Decades represented at the

Vintage Spo...

Take the Bus to Brighton
 

Take the LBVCR Bus to Brighton

The annual London to Brighton Veteran Car Run (LB...

Bremen kicks off with German theme

Bremen kicks off with a German car theme
 
The Bremen Classic Motorshow focuses on individuality

Ge...

Icons of the Silver Screen

Two Icons of the Silver Screen Together Again this November

On Saturday 6 and Sunday 7...

Lord Raglan's Beloved Bugatti Type 51
Lord Raglan's Beloved Bugatti Type 51 to Star at Bonhams' Paris Sale
http://www.bonhams.com/grandpalais

"If Bugatti-worship were a religion, then the atheist Fitzroy Somerset, the 5th Lord Raglan, would have been its pope." (Lord Raglan obituary, The Guardian, 18 April 2010)

The 1933 Bugatti Type 51 Grand Prix Two-Seater owned by the late Fitzroy John Somerset, the 5...
Grids Swell for VSCC SeeRed

Grids Swell for VSCC SeeRed 2-3 October, Donington Park 2010

Classic Motor Show celebrates Pre-War motoring

THE FOOTMAN JAMES CLASSIC MOTOR SHOW CELEBRATES PRE-WAR MOTORING

 

New Date for MG Show

NEW DATE FOR INTERNATIONAL MG SHOW AS IT

MARKS THE START OF THE CLASSIC SEASON

Silver Ghost adds spirit

SILVER GHOST ADDS SPIRIT TO SECOND SALE

Having recently consigned a tribute to the Ghostbusters* vehicle, Historics is also offering auction-goers an opportunity to capture a Ghost; a 1923 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Salamanca poised to appear at the forthcoming sale at Brooklands on Saturday, 25th September.

Chassis 112 JH was one of 1701 'Ghosts' produced by the Newhaven facto...

Audi UW stolen from Moscow.
A rare Audi type UW
Stolen Audi becomes Horch
Andrei Bogolomov reports about this Audi type UW which is stolen from collector Alexander Malitsky  in Moscow.
Capture the Moment

Capture the Moment and Win the Trip of a Lifetime

The fifth London to Brighton Veteran...

WWG breaks another record

Worldwide breaks another record at home in Auburn and puts The Classic Car Capital of the World back on the map.

Worldwide Auctioneers' prem...

Success at Auburn

SUCCESS AT INAUGURAL AUCTIONS AMERICA EVENT

 

...
New Route Through Croydon

New Route Through Croydon for London to Brighton Participants

In a change from previous years the participants on the 2010 London to Brighton Veteran Car Run on Sunday 7 November 2010 will be following a new r...

Capitol Concours Tour d'Elegance

CAPITOL CONCOURS TOUR D'ELEGANCE SET FOR SEPTEMBER 18 IN SACRAMENTO       &...

Night At The Museum

4th Annual Night At The Museum Gala & Auction at the AACA
 Museum presented by RM Auctions

Mighty Maybach 2

MIGHTY MAYBACH 2 TO STAR AMONG
"AUSTRALIAN SPECIALS" AT SPEED ON TWEED

Bonhams' First Fairfield County Concours Auction
Bonhams' First Fairfield County Concours Auction
Isotta-Fraschini Leads Important Auction of Rare, Collector Motorcars

Bonhams, international auctioneers, will bring rare collector motorcars to auction on September 12th, at the Fairfield County Hunt Club in Westport, Connecticut with their inaugural event held in conjunction with the Fairfield County Concours d'Elegance. Commenc...
1000 Collector Cars on offer

AUCTIONS AMERICA TOPS 1,000 COLLECTOR CARS ON OFFER IN AUBURN

&...

SeeRed Returns!

SeeRed Returns!

Step back in time

 

Step back in time to the Summer of 1940 and experience the drama of Dunkirk!

Vintage Motor Cars of Hershey

Countdown to Auctions America

 

COUNTDOWN TO AUCTIONS AMERICA DEBUT IN AUBURN

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History making on Monterey Peninsula

RM MAKES HISTORY ON MONTEREY PENINSULA WITH TOP SALES AND TOP HONOR

 ...

Dr. Veniero Molari passed away
We received the very sad news that Dr. Veniero Molari suddenly passed away! This is a great loss for FIVA and for the historic vehicle movement.
14 Automobiles break million-dollar mark

14 AUTOMOBILES BREAK MAGIC MILLION-DOLLAR MARK AT RM'S SATURDAY NIGHT MONTEREY SALE

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Speed on Tweed Tickets for sale

TICKETS ON SALE FOR 2010 SPEED ON TWEED
HISTORIC RACING FESTIVAL AND PARTY

Worldwide Acquires Atlantic City Auction

Worldwide Auctioneers Acquires Atlantic City Auction

AUBURN, IN (August 11, 2010). Worldwide Auctioneers, responsible for the sale of some of the world's finest motorcars, has today c...

Help for Heroes

Help for Heroes raise £2,825 at Prescott Speed Hill Climb, 7-8 August 2010

History Making at Prescott

 

Record Breaking and History Mak...

Ten Historic early Vauxhall models

 

Ten Historic early Vauxhall models to parade at VSCC Presco...

Elegance wins the day

 

Elegance wins the day - results, Barons, Sandown Park, July 27th

 

Alfa Romeo featured marque at Pebble Beach
Alfa Romeo celebrates Centenary as a featured marque of the 60th Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance Iconic Italian car manufacturer Alfa Romeo, which this year celebrates its Centenary, will be showcased as a featured marque at the 60th Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in California, USA on Sunday 15 August, 2010. (www.pebblebeachconcours.net)

Regarded as one of the most prestigious eve...
Preparation for Inaugural Labor Day sale

  

AUCTIONS ...

Meistersinger fetches way over estimate
SINGER NINE TEAM CAR (THE 'MEISTERSINGER') FETCHES WAY OVER ESTIMATE AT LATEST H&H AUCTION

A new chapter in the rich and fascinating history of the 1935 Singer Nine TT Team Car registration AVC 484 began last Wednesday (July 21), when it sold for £132,000 at the H&H sale in...

Concours of America Relocated

Concours d'Elegance of America to Relocate to

Top Honors at Meadow Brook

1929 Duesenberg and 1938 Talbot-Lago Receive Top Honors
at 2010 Concours d'Elegance of America at Meadow Brook

Bonhams New Australian Sale
Exceptional Cars Lead the Way to Bonhams New Australian Sale
http://www.bonhams.com/australia

1925 Bentley and Barn Find Bugatti Set to Spark Bidding Battles

The date for Bonhams first motoring auction in Australia as a wholly owned subsidiary of the international company has now been set - Sunday 3rd of October in Sydney, and the ear...
A British Racing First

Napier: A British Racing First on the London to Brighton

Th...

Over 100 years of Ford at Monterey

RM KICK STARTS MONTEREY WEEKEND WITH OVER 100 YEARS OF FORD

RM's Sports & C...
Hilton Head on TV!

 Hilton Head Island Concours d'Elegance & Motoring Festival

Kemp Auto Museum Wins Award at 2010 Art of the Car
Please note that the Kemp Auto Museum's rare, award-winning 1939 Mercedes-Benz 540 K Cabriolet A received honors at the recent Kansas City Art Institute's "Art of the Car" Concours™, which took place June 27, 2010 in Kansas City, Missouri.

The Museum's 1939 Mercedes-Benz 540 K Cabriolet A received "The Car We Would Most Like To Have A Claim From" award from the Hagerty Insurance A...
'29 Auburn boat tail Best of Show
1929 Auburn 8-120 Boattail wins Best of Show at 2010 Dana Point
Concours d'EleganceTM  www.DanaPointConcours.org

The Dana Point Concours d'Elegance TM announced that the 1929 Auburn 8-120 Boattail owned by Aaron and
Valerie Weiss of San Marino, California won 'Best of Show' at the 28th
Annual Event on June 27th, 2010.

Following is a list of all first in cl...
Help for Heroes ( Prescott 2010)
Help for Heroes is the official Charity of The Vintage Sports-Car Club Prescott Speed Hill Climb 2010
 
15 July 2010

Help for Heroes has been confirmed as the official charity of the 2010 Vintage Sports-Car Club Prescott Speed Hill Climb event which will take place over the weekend of 7-8 August in Gloucestershire.

Help for Heroes was founded by Bryn and Emma P...
AMELIA ISLAND'S 15th ANNIVERSARY
AMELIA ISLAND'S 15th ANNIVERSARY MEANS ANOTHER YEAR OF DONATIONS

Community Hospice of Northeast Florida & Several Other Local Groups To Benefit

JACKSONVILLE -- The Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance Foundation, Inc. recently
presented a check to Community Hospice of Northeast Florida for $100,000, bringing
its overall total donations to the organization to over $1.7...
AUBURN, INDIANA - THE CLASSIC CAR CAPITAL OF THE WORLD
With this year's theme 'The Year of the Duesenberg,' a dynamic auction schedule and host of
spectacular events, automobile enthusiasts are promised another unforgettable Labor Day Weekend.
Auburn looks set to live up to its reputation as The Classic Car Capital of the World® and mecca for automobile lovers this Labor Day Weekend. This year's reinvigorated and expanded week of festivi...
RM getting bigger and better!
One week ago, on July 1st, RM announced
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the purchase of the former Kruse Auction Park, home to the famed and
long-running Labor Day classic car auction. As part of the expansion
plan, Auctions America by RM was also announced as a new RM
subsidiary, created to operate the recently-acquired auct...
Concours D'Elegance of America at Meadow Brook
One of the Nations oldest and most respected Concours is the Best
Value in Town

The one-day Concours d’Elegance of America at Meadow Brook event
offers a diverse field of traditional concours cars, including a
stunning 1937 Bugatti Type 57 SC Atalante, a magnificent 1938
Talbot-Lago 150-C Lago Teardrop Coupe, as well as the 1929 Duesenberg
Model J Dual Cow...
Uniques Special Ones

uniques special ones: a new competition, exhibition and international relations format

Milan, 6th of July 2010 - The protagonists of uniques special ones, a concourse and exhibition format created and realised by the MAC Group, are destined to become a permanent appointment for collectors in the years to come. Cars as well as objects from the high range world, unique items owne...

Record Price for DB5
Bonhams Breaks World Record Price For Aston Martin DB5 Convertible
http://www.bonhams.com/goodwood

BONHAMS 18TH AUCTION AT THE GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED MAKES £3,707,687

A 1965 Aston Martin DB5 Vantage Convertible, one of only nine produced, sold for a remarkable £551,500 today (2 July) at Bonhams annual Collectors' Motor Cars and Automobilia auction at Go...
RM purchases Kruse Auction Park

RM PURCHASES FORMER KRUSE AUCTION PARK

 

100 Jahre Alfa Romeo

100 Jahre Alfa Romeo

 

Summer sale at Quail Lodge

COMPETITION CARS TO HEADLINE QUAIL LODGE AUCTION

Historische tijden 'herleven'

NOSTALGISCHE BOLIDES SIEREN AUTOTRON ROSMALEN OP 21 & 22 AUGUSTUS

 

From steam cars to Grands Prix

From steam cars to Grands Prix.... 30 Years of Beaufort Restorations

 

Come to Motor City!
AUTOMOBILE ENTHUSIASTS DESCEND ON THE MOTOR CITY FOR