EDITORIAL

Celebrating BMW 328 Racing History

BMW 328 Mille Miglia Roadster shines at Sinaia Concurs d’Elegance, historical comeback after 77 years and emotional reunion with 98 year old Romanian racing driver. Sinaia Concurs d’Elegance in Romania was the scene of a historical comeback of the BMW 328 Mille Miglia Roadster. After the last major international participation, in Kronstadt Gran Prix in September 1940, only 50 km …

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TOP NEWS

The Ideal Roadtrip Companion

The Ideal Roadtrip Companion

Porsche Panamera Turbo

When you think of a long trip with a car, which qualities should this car have? I assume comfort, space, reliability, fuel consumption and a low noise level might be among the boxes that need to be ticked?! But would you consider power being something mandatory for a travelling companion? We asked Porsche to lend us one of the new Porsche …

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1,000 Vehicle-Sale

1,000 Vehicle-Sale

At Mecum’s Denver Auction

Mecum Auctions, the world’s largest collector-car auction company, will return to Denver July 20-22 at the Colorado Convention Center featuring an estimated 1,000 American muscle cars, classics, Corvettes, Hot Rods, Resto Mods and more to cross the auction block. This is the third year that Mecum Auctions has staged a collector-car auction in Denver, with the first two annual events …

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Important Le Mans Ferraris

Important Le Mans Ferraris

Celebrated In Chantilly

Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille is celebrating Ferrari’s 70th anniversary with an exceptional retrospective retracing Maranello’s history at the Le Mans 24 Hours. Some significant 30 cars that have taken part in the race will be on display on Le Nôtre’s lawns at the chateau. Celebrating Ferrari’s 70th anniversary by retracing the make’s history at the Le Mans 24 …

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Le Mans Jag Anniversary

Le Mans Jag Anniversary

Three XJ220 At Silverstone

Celebrations to mark the 25th anniversary of Jaguar’s fabulous XJ220 at next month’s Silverstone Classic (28-30 July) just got bigger and better, with news that Saturday’s record-breaking track parade will be fronted by the three-car Le Mans team from 1993. What’s more, adding to the amazing sense of occasion, all three will be resplendent in their original period liveries. The …

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Jack Sears’ Collection

Jack Sears’ Collection

At Bonhams FoS Sale

On 9 September 2017, Bonhams will offer the collection of the late Jack Sears, winner of the inaugural British Touring Car Championship, at the Goodwood Revival Sale. Erudite and always immaculately turned out, Sears was known as 'Gentleman Jack,' by his countless friends in the motoring world, and was one of the most versatile and talented racers of the 1950s …

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CLASSIC INVEST

Concours Preservation Candidate

Concours Preservation Candidate

Maserati 3500 By Driversource

A luxurious Grand Tourer, the 3500GT drew heavily on Maserati’s competition experience, employing a tubular chassis frame and an engine derived from the 350S competition sports car unit of 1956. Designed by none other than Giulio Alfieri, creator of the immortal Tipo 60/61 ‘Birdcage’, and the man responsible for developing the 250F into a World Championship winner. Passengers are presented …

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Iconic Scaglione Design

Iconic Scaglione Design

Giulia SS By Gallery Aaldering

Unique car, this masterpiece is designed by Franco Scaglione from Bertone and one of the most beautiful Italian coupés. This is a last series 1600 Sprint Speciale and equipped with the most powerful 1.570ccm engine and front disc brakes. Only 1.400 are made of them and just a few with disc brakes. Delivered new in Italy, comes from second owner …

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Studebaker Silver Hawk

Studebaker Silver Hawk

By Oldtimerfarm

The Studebaker Silver Hawk was produced between 1957 and 1959. There were four versions, pillared Flight Hawk and Power Hawk, and hardtop Sky Hawk and Golden Hawk. The Silver Hawk model was not produced in 1956, the first year of the Hawks. The same basic car was produced for two more years (1960 and 1961) as simply the Studebaker Hawk, …

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MARKET TRENDS

10 Future Classics

10 Future Classics

To Buy Right Now

There is one point in life, at which you realize that eternal youth is a true myth. The cars of your youth, in which your parents chauffeured you around, transfer seemingly overnight from up-to-date cars to late-model beaters to classics. Photo by Porsche To qualify for classic car status in most states, a vehicle has to be 25 model years …

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TOP CARS

1978 Lincoln Continental Mark V

1978 Lincoln Continental Mark V

1958 Porsche 356A Coupe

1958 Porsche 356A Coupe

1954 MG TF Primer

1954 MG TF Primer

1975 Ford Capri II JPS Limited Edition Nr. 366

1975 Ford Capri II JPS Limited Edition Nr. 366

1997 Ferrari 550

1997 Ferrari 550

1960 Jaguar XK150 S RHD 3.8 FIXED HEAD COUPE

1960 Jaguar XK150 S RHD 3.8 FIXED HEAD COUPE

1954 Bentley R type Continental Special Factory Order

1954 Bentley R type Continental Special Factory Order

1970 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Saxomat '70

1970 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Saxomat '70

1968 Triumph GT6 MKI '68

1968 Triumph GT6 MKI '68

1957 Jaguar XKSS

1957 Jaguar XKSS

1989 Maserati Karif

1989 Maserati Karif

1949 Maserati 4CLT

1949 Maserati 4CLT

1975 Volkswagen Käfer Cabriolet 1303LS

1975 Volkswagen Käfer Cabriolet 1303LS

1960 Mercedes-Benz 190 SL

1960 Mercedes-Benz 190 SL

2009 Land Rover Defender 90 Heritage edition

2009 Land Rover Defender 90 Heritage edition

1950 Jaguar Gomm

1950 Jaguar Gomm

1967 VW Single Cab

1967 VW Single Cab

1987 Ford RS 500

1987 Ford RS 500

1953 MG TD MK2

1953 MG TD MK2

1961 Mercedes-Benz 190SL

1961 Mercedes-Benz 190SL

1948 Lancia Aprilia Francis Lombardi Woody

1948 Lancia Aprilia Francis Lombardi Woody

1976 Cadillac Eldorado

1976 Cadillac Eldorado

1974 Volkswagen T2b Panel Van '74

1974 Volkswagen T2b Panel Van '74

1957 Ford Thunderbird

1957 Ford Thunderbird

1964 Ford Custom  500

1964 Ford Custom 500

1967 Jaguar Mk2

1967 Jaguar Mk2

1970 Ford Mustang Boss 302

1970 Ford Mustang Boss 302

1936 Squiore 1.5 Litre Tourer

1936 Squiore 1.5 Litre Tourer

1975 Shadow DN5

1975 Shadow DN5

1960 Rolls Royce Silver Clour II

1960 Rolls Royce Silver Clour II

1974 Porsche Carrera 2.7 MFI

1974 Porsche Carrera 2.7 MFI

1970 Mercedes Benz 280SE 3.5 Coupé

1970 Mercedes Benz 280SE 3.5 Coupé

1969 Aston Martin DB6 MKII Vantage

1969 Aston Martin DB6 MKII Vantage

2000 Aston Martin Vantage Le Mans V600

2000 Aston Martin Vantage Le Mans V600

1989 Porsche 930 Turbo Cabrio WLS

1989 Porsche 930 Turbo Cabrio WLS

1959 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster

1959 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster

1939 Horch 930 V Cabriolet

1939 Horch 930 V Cabriolet

1958 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster

1958 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster

1979 BMW M1 Procar

1979 BMW M1 Procar

1967 Ford GT40 Mk III

1967 Ford GT40 Mk III

2006 Porsche 911 ( 997 ) C2S

2006 Porsche 911 ( 997 ) C2S

1989 Spice GTP

1989 Spice GTP

1961 Austin-Healey 3000 MKII BN7

1961 Austin-Healey 3000 MKII BN7

1971 Aston Martin DB6 MKII

1971 Aston Martin DB6 MKII

1995 Mercedes Benz E 220 Cabrio

1995 Mercedes Benz E 220 Cabrio

1983 Ferrari 512 Berlinetta Boxer

1983 Ferrari 512 Berlinetta Boxer

1972 Porsche 911 S

1972 Porsche 911 S

1958 Lancia B20

1958 Lancia B20

1949 Ferrari 166 Inter Coupe

1949 Ferrari 166 Inter Coupe

1995 Porsche 993 Cabriolet

1995 Porsche 993 Cabriolet

1967 Shelby Cobra 427

1967 Shelby Cobra 427

1964 Ferrari 250 Lusso

1964 Ferrari 250 Lusso

1994 Land Rover D90

1994 Land Rover D90

1955 Studebaker Conestoga

1955 Studebaker Conestoga

1964 Elva Mk 8

1964 Elva Mk 8

1991 Ferrari Testarossa F 110 AB

1991 Ferrari Testarossa F 110 AB

1978 Porsche 930 Turbo 3.3

1978 Porsche 930 Turbo 3.3

1997 Porsche 993 C4S

1997 Porsche 993 C4S

1962 Ferrari 250 GTO

1962 Ferrari 250 GTO

1956 Aston Martin DB2/4 MKII Project Car

1956 Aston Martin DB2/4 MKII Project Car

ONE MOMENT IN TIME

1969 Zeltweg, 1000 km – Ingeniere Carlo Chiti at work with his team from Autodelta S.p.A. on one of the Alfa Romeos Tipo 33/2 in the garage area – Thomas Horat Collection

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UPCOMING EVENTS & AUCTIONS

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
Concours d’élégance Palace Het Loo

Concours d’élégance Palace Het Loo

In the heart of the Netherlands, at the edge of Apeldoorn, lies the over 300 year old Palace Het Loo. Since 1999 the beautiful backdrop of the Concours d’élégance. On the basscourt and between the old trees you will find the most spectacular classic cars and prototypes in a Royal atmosphere. www.concourselegance.com

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Stella Alpina

Stella Alpina

www.stellaalpinastorica.it/wp

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Coys: Classic Days at Schloss Dyck

Coys: Classic Days at Schloss Dyck

An Important Auction Of Fine Historic Automobiles www.coys.co.uk

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Mecum: Denver

Mecum: Denver

Colorado Convention Center 700 14th Street Denver, CO 80202 www.mecum.com

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Silverstone Classic

Silverstone Classic

The packed weekend of the Silverstone Classic provides spectacular classic motor racing on the world famous circuit, impressive track parades, infield displays from over 100 car clubs featuring more than 10,000 classic cars, plus interactive driving activities and dynamic demonstrations. There’s plenty of entertainment to enjoy too, with live music from headline acts, aerial displays, a vintage fun fair, and a shopping …

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Classic Days

Classic Days

www.classic-days.de

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PROFILE

Scrapyard-Sourced Engine

Brabham BT52 BMW
Scrapyard-Sourced Engine

For the first full season running the highly anticipated BMW turbo engine, Brabham's chief designer Gordon Murray decided to start early, and before the end of 1982 the all-new BT51 was already being extensively tested. Unfortunately, the 1983 Brabham was rendered obsolete with a stroke of the pen, when ground effect aerodynamics were banned at the very last minute by …

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