EDITORIAL

TVR Teasing New Car

For Goodwood Unveiling

TVR Teasing New Car

The iconic British sports car maker, TVR, is delighted to announce that it will be unveiling its eagerly awaited new sports car to the public at the Goodwood Revival on 8-10 September, 2017. Created in conjunction with Gordon Murray Design, the 1200 kg car promises incredible 200mph performance and 0-60mph in less than 4 seconds. With the special launch edition …

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TOP NEWS

Stella Alpina

Stella Alpina

70th Anniversary

There’s less than a month to go before this year’s Stella Alpina, the regularity rally for classic cars that is also celebrating its 70th anniversary. So many years of passion for sport have made this one of the “must-do” events since 1947. The 2017 Stella Alpina will run from July 6th until July 9th for four fantastic days driving on …

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Ferdinand Porsche

Ferdinand Porsche

Origins

Ferdinand Porsche was born in the North Bohemian town of Maffersdorf, now the Czech district of Vratislavice. Six years ago, the carmaker Škoda bought the childhood home of the automotive pioneer. “This place is truly unique,” enthuses Andrea Frydlová. “It offers a glimpse into not only the life and significance of Ferdinand Porsche but also the innovative drive of this …

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Tom Tjaarda

Tom Tjaarda

(1934-2017)

Automobile desginer Tom Tjaarda has died at the age of 82. Born 1934 in Detroit to Dutch-American parents, he created the De Tomaso Pantera, the Fiat 124 Spider and the Ford Fiesta. This is only a small selection of his masterpieces during his long career as one of the best of his section. His fabricated cars were famous for its …

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Mecum Auctions

Mecum Auctions

Back At Portland

Mecum Auctions will return to Oregon for Mecum Portland 2017 on June 16-17 at the Portland Expo Center with an estimated 600 American muscle cars, Corvettes, classics, Hot Rods, Resto Mods and more to cross the auction block. The inaugural Mecum Portland collector-car auction held last year over Father’s Day weekend attracted vehicles from 17 states with total sales reaching …

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Panamericana Star Car

Panamericana Star Car

And Paul Shea Recreation For Sale

The unique Mercedes-Benz offered here was inspired by the American driver, Paul O'Shea, who enjoyed great success in sports car racing in North America throughout the 1950s. O'Shea co-drove with some of the finest drivers of his generation including Phil Hill, Dick Thompson, Zora Arkus Duntov, Augie Pabst, and Pedro Rodriguez to name but five. He competed in a wide …

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CLASSIC INVEST

Japan Model

Japan Model

993 Turbo S By TMS

This beautiful Porsche is a 1997 993 Turbo I S Coupe, one of the rare “Japan” models with 430 ps and a red caliper. It comes in a stunning arctic silver with only 5,280 kilometers on the odometer. see more details Report by tmswitzerland.ch

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Matching Number Fiva-Specification

Matching Number Fiva-Specification

Cooper S By Post Vintage Engineers

Finished in its original colour scheme of Tweed Grey and Old English White roof. Matching numbers car with original engine fully rebuilt and great specification with FIVA papers and FIA papers. Full cage etc. see more details Report by postvintage.com

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X-Pack Modified

X-Pack Modified

V8 Volante By Aston Workshop

Absolutely fantastic example of the stunning V8 Vantage Volante X-Pack Manual first delivered to a Mr Norris in London, March 1988. As can be seen from the photographs, this iconic, hand built Aston Martin is a real head turner in it’s factory livery of Suffolk Red and Magnolia Hide plus the usual X-Pack features including classic Ronal alloys. The V8 …

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MARKET TRENDS

Hagerty Vehicle Rating

Hagerty Vehicle Rating

Top 25

It took a Bronco to kick the 1976-86 Jeep CJ-7 from atop the Hagerty Vehicle Rating. After holding the No. 1 spot for three consecutive months, the CJ-7 fell to second behind the 1966-77 Ford Bronco in the latest Hagerty Vehicle Rating (HVR). The Bronco’s adjusted 99-point rating represented a four-point increase, while the Jeep was down three at 96. …

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TOP CARS

1963 Alfa Romeo Giulia 1600 Sprint

1963 Alfa Romeo Giulia 1600 Sprint

1958 Jaguar XK150 DHC

1958 Jaguar XK150 DHC

1959 Porsche 356

1959 Porsche 356

1936 Jaguar SS100 2.5 Litre

1936 Jaguar SS100 2.5 Litre

1956 Jaguar XK140

1956 Jaguar XK140

1973 Rolls Royce Corniche I Convertible

1973 Rolls Royce Corniche I Convertible

1970 Mercedes-Benz 280SL Pagode

1970 Mercedes-Benz 280SL Pagode

1968 Aston Martin DB6

1968 Aston Martin DB6

2005 Aston Martin DBR9

2005 Aston Martin DBR9

1955 Aston Martin DB3S

1955 Aston Martin DB3S

1973 BMW 3.0 CSL Gr-2

1973 BMW 3.0 CSL Gr-2

1964 Aston Martin DB5

1964 Aston Martin DB5

1967 Ford GT40 Mk III

1967 Ford GT40 Mk III

1956 Alfa-Romeo Giuletta Spider 750D restored Matching Numbers

1956 Alfa-Romeo Giuletta Spider 750D restored Matching Numbers

1966 Ford Mustang Cabriolet V8

1966 Ford Mustang Cabriolet V8

1978 Ferrari 308 GTS

1978 Ferrari 308 GTS

2006 Mercedes-Benz SLR

2006 Mercedes-Benz SLR

1963 Austin Healey 3000 MKIIa

1963 Austin Healey 3000 MKIIa

1998 Ferrari 550

1998 Ferrari 550

1970 Mercedes 300 SEL 6.3

1970 Mercedes 300 SEL 6.3

1991 Jaguar Sport twr XJR-15

1991 Jaguar Sport twr XJR-15

1961 Austin-Healey 3000 MKII BN7

1961 Austin-Healey 3000 MKII BN7

1960 Mercedes-Benz 190 SL

1960 Mercedes-Benz 190 SL

1970 Aston Martin DB6 MKII

1970 Aston Martin DB6 MKII

1994 Porsche 964 Speedster

1994 Porsche 964 Speedster

1972 Ferrari 365GTC/4

1972 Ferrari 365GTC/4

2015 Ford Mustang Shelby GT

2015 Ford Mustang Shelby GT

1961 BRM P57/3

1961 BRM P57/3

1961 Jaguar E-Type Roadster

1961 Jaguar E-Type Roadster

1954 Jaguar XK120

1954 Jaguar XK120

1959 Lister Chevrolet-Costin Prototype

1959 Lister Chevrolet-Costin Prototype

1972 Porsche 911 S

1972 Porsche 911 S

1952 Ferrari 225S Vignale Berlinetta

1952 Ferrari 225S Vignale Berlinetta

1966 Oldsmobile 442

1966 Oldsmobile 442

1949 Ferrari 166 Inter Coupe

1949 Ferrari 166 Inter Coupe

1906 Sizaire et Naudin Type F

1906 Sizaire et Naudin Type F

1953 Aston Martin DB2 DHC Vantage LHD

1953 Aston Martin DB2 DHC Vantage LHD

1964 Ferrari 250 Lusso

1964 Ferrari 250 Lusso

1985 Aston Martin V8 Vantage XPACK

1985 Aston Martin V8 Vantage XPACK

1994 Land Rover D90

1994 Land Rover D90

1961 Sunbeam Harrington Alpine ( Stage III )

1961 Sunbeam Harrington Alpine ( Stage III )

1972 Porsche 911 RS Outlaw

1972 Porsche 911 RS Outlaw

1951 Jaguar XK 120

1951 Jaguar XK 120

1978 Lancia Beta coupe

1978 Lancia Beta coupe

1934 Lagonda M45

1934 Lagonda M45

1938 Jaguar SS 100 3.5

1938 Jaguar SS 100 3.5

1964 Elva Mk 8

1964 Elva Mk 8

1943 Horch 901 Typ 40

1943 Horch 901 Typ 40

1961 Volkswagen T1 Panelvan-Kastenwagen

1961 Volkswagen T1 Panelvan-Kastenwagen

1957 Mercedes Benz 300SL Gullwing

1957 Mercedes Benz 300SL Gullwing

2000 BMW M3

2000 BMW M3

1997 Porsche 993 C4S

1997 Porsche 993 C4S

1965 McLaren - Elva M1A

1965 McLaren - Elva M1A

1972 March 722 Atlantic

1972 March 722 Atlantic

1955 Ferrari 250 GT Competition Berlinetta Sport Speciale

1955 Ferrari 250 GT Competition Berlinetta Sport Speciale

1954 Sunbeam Alpine Special

1954 Sunbeam Alpine Special

1958 Mercedes-Benz 190SL

1958 Mercedes-Benz 190SL

1951 Aston Martin DB2 For Sale

1951 Aston Martin DB2 For Sale

1978 Porsche 911

1978 Porsche 911 "RS Replica" Look

1970 Dodge Charger R/T

1970 Dodge Charger R/T

1966 Chevrolet Corvette Sting Ray

1966 Chevrolet Corvette Sting Ray

1959 Aston Martin DB4 Series I

1959 Aston Martin DB4 Series I

1956 Aston Martin DB2/4 MKII Project Car

1956 Aston Martin DB2/4 MKII Project Car

1959 Maserati Tipo 61 Birdcage

1959 Maserati Tipo 61 Birdcage

1972 Porsche 911 2.5 S/T

1972 Porsche 911 2.5 S/T

ONE MOMENT IN TIME

1962 Maranello, Carrozzeria Scaglietti – the production of the first Ferrari 250 GTOs at Sergio Scaglietti's workshop. 39 cars were built between 1962 and 1964; photographed by Christian Herdeg, CH –Thomas Horat Collection

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UPCOMING EVENTS & AUCTIONS

City Concours

City Concours


www.cityconcours.co.uk

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Rallye Des Grands Crus

Rallye Des Grands Crus


www.rallyedesgrandscrus.com

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The Race of Gentlemen

The Race of Gentlemen


We are very excited to announce our 2017 events! Our East coast race is in June, so no more hurricanes to threaten our fun. As ye olde Mariners and watermen would say, “Time and tide wait for no man.” While we love the excitement of living on the edge and a good gamble, we would rather place our bets on …

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Mecum: Portland

Mecum: Portland


Portland Expo Center 2060 N Marine Drive Portland, OR 97217 www.mecum.com

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The Brooklands Double Twelve Motorsport Festival

The Brooklands Double Twelve Motorsport Festival


Organised in association with the Vintage Sports-Car Club, the event celebrates Brooklands’ rich motoring history, and is always held on the weekend closest to the Anniversary of the original opening of the Brooklands race track in 1907. The two-day extravaganza features Speed Trials, Driving Tests, the prestigious Double Twelve Concours and Test Hill ascents, alongside family-friendly entertainment and activities. www.brooklandsmuseum.com

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Goodwood Festival Of Speed

Goodwood Festival Of Speed


The Festival of Speed is the largest motoring garden party in the world – a unique summer weekend that brings together an impossibly heady mix of cars, stars and motorsport ‘royalty’ to create the largest car culture event in the world. www.goodwood.com

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Bonhams: The Goodwood Festival of Speed Sale
Stella Alpina

Stella Alpina


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PROFILE

The Smaller Aston Martin

It was Victor Gauntlett who first suggested that a new, smaller Aston Martin should be built alongside the big V8 Astons, a car that would, in terms, be a volume seller. The advent of the Ford Motor Company and the appointment of the late Walter Hayes as Chief Executive of Aston Martin not only provided new funding, but a renewed …

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