EDITORIAL

30th Anniversary

Celebrating The F40
30th Anniversary

Thirty years have passed since the official presentation of the F40, which took place on 21 July 1987 at the Civic Centre in Maranello, now home to the Ferrari Museum. Created to celebrate the company's 40th anniversary, it was the last car to carry the founder's "signature". It was a definitive car, the ultimate expression of the technology thus far …

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TOP NEWS

Special Alfa Romeo Coachworks

Special Alfa Romeo Coachworks

At Chantilly Arts & Elegance

Among the classes in the Concours d’Etat in the fourth Chantilly Arts & Elégance Richard Mille two will be dedicated to pre and post-war Alfa Romeos with special coachwork. The Milan Company, which was a byword for quality, beautiful lines and innovation, enjoyed a period in racing in which it won more events than any other manufacturer – Bugatti and Mercedes-Benz included! …

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The Ultimate Road Car

The Ultimate Road Car

McLaren F1 At Bonhams Quail Lodge

Bonhams is very excited to announce the consignment of a rare and enormously significant automobile to its auction in Carmel, California next month. Known by many as the ultimate road car, the 1995 McLaren F1, number 044, is the very first McLaren F1 imported into the US and the very first of only a handful of F1s to become fully federalized …

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Coys Schloss Dyck Auction

Coys Schloss Dyck Auction

Highlight Lots & Online Catalogue

Now in its second year, Coys are proud to announce over 80 great entries at Schloss Dyck, Germany's most glamorous and well-respected historic motoring event, on Saturday 5th August 2017. Full lot list at www.coys.co.uk Report by coys.co.uk

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The New Lotus Evora GT430

The New Lotus Evora GT430

Beauty & Performance

Following the successful introduction of the Lotus Evora 400 and Evora Sport 410 to global markets, Lotus has unveiled its most powerful road-going model ever - the Evora GT430. A beautiful and pure combination of elegance and power, Lotus has lavished attention on hand crafted carbon-fibre components to endow this fully homologated Evora with a level of precision engineering and …

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Shelby Mustang GT350

Shelby Mustang GT350

Designing, Testing And Racing Carroll’s Legend

When Shelby hired Chuck Cantwell from General Motors, he got more than an experienced project engineer. He also got an accomplished driver, a three-time SCCA Division class champion in cars that he prepared himself. That background helped Chuck Cantwell engineer solutions for the Mustang and accurately evaluate them, even in competition. The Shelby GT350 won the SCCA’s B- Production National …

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Celebrating The Viper

Celebrating The Viper

America’s Throwback Muscle Car

It was clear from the beginning that the Dodge Viper was an acquired taste for a small-but-passionate group of customers with the wealth to invest in a throwback to America’s muscle car past. For all intents, this was Chrysler’s anti-Corvette, anti-Porsche, and anti- every other two-seater. The amazing thing is that Chrysler stood faithfully by its behaviorally challenged sports car, …

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CLASSIC INVEST

Porsche 911 GT3

Porsche 911 GT3

By SSR Classic

A very rare GT3 with delivery in October 2017 – the car has the sought after manual gearbox. The car has 500 HP (368kW) and reaches a top-speed of 320 km/h. The stunning performance of this „Sauger“ is underlined by the acceleration from 0-100 km/h in only 3,9 sec. see more details   Report by ssrclassic.com

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Aston Martin DB2 DHC Vantage

Aston Martin DB2 DHC Vantage

By Marreyt-Classics

The desirable and attractive Drophead Coupe version of the Aston Martin DB2 was announced a few months after the DB2 Saloon in 1950. It was actually the chairman of Aston Martin, David Brown himself, for whom the first DHC was built. 101 further DB2 Drophead Coups followed, of which 75 in LHD configuration. Only 20 of these are thought to …

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Ferrari Testarossa

Ferrari Testarossa

By Carrosserie Nijsmans

A very rare Giallo Ferrari Testarossa was built in 1991 in excellent condition - fully documented car with only 36414 Kilometres. The interior is nicely done in beige/brown and the car has European/Belgique papers. The car has full options and for 148.000 Euros you can become an exclusive member of the Ferrari 12-cyclinder-community. See more details Report by nijsmans.com

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MARKET TRENDS

10 Grand To Spend

10 Grand To Spend

Which Classified To Buy

We’ve all played the “imagine if” game. Some of us still play it, in fact. Every day. Porsche 944S (Sandon Voelker) We asked members of Hagerty’s Media Team the ultimate $10,000 question: “If you were given 10 large to buy a collectible car, what would you choose?” Some had to think about it, some knew the answer before they heard …

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ONE MOMENT IN TIME

1959 Mitholz-Kandersteg, Nationales Bergrennen – Fritz Heini working on his Cooper 500 in the paddock; photographed by Guido Weber, CH – Thomas Horat Collection

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UPCOMING EVENTS & AUCTIONS

Silverstone Classic

Silverstone Classic

The packed weekend of the Silverstone Classic provides spectacular historic motor racing on the world famous circuit, free access to the paddocks and grandstands, displays from over 100 car clubs featuring more than 10,000 classic cars over the weekend, plus interactive driving activities and dynamic demonstrations. www.silverstoneclassic.com

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Bonhams: Quail Lodge

Bonhams: Quail Lodge

Bonhams returns to the beautiful Monterey Peninsula for its 20th annual Quail Lodge Auction, featuring the world's finest and most exclusive collectors' motorcars displayed in a stunning setting on the grounds of the Quail Lodge & Golf Club. www.bonhams.com

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Bonhams: Goodwood Revival Sale
Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille

Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille

3-4 September 2016: the Concours will be held and for our third year it will remain unlike any other! It has been a long journey but for the second year running, the event has been recognised as the Historic Motoring Event of the Year at the Octane EFG International Motoring Awards in London. www.chantillyartsetelegance.com

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Coys: Schloss Dyck

Coys: Schloss Dyck

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

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Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

The event relives motorsport history at the iconic circuit, which has been the scene of America’s golden years of sports car racing since its inception in 1957. www.mazdaraceway.com

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Salon Privé

Salon Privé

Salon Privé presents automotive style & elegance against the sensational back drop of historic Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire. www.salonpriveconcours.com

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Mecum: Harrisburg

Mecum: Harrisburg

Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex 2300 North Cameron Street Harrisburg, PA 17110 www.mecum.com

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PROFILE

Aston Martin Valkyrie

Delightful Details Of The New Supercar
Aston Martin Valkyrie

Since the first reveal of the Aston Martin Valkyrie hypercar in July 2016, Aston Martin, Red Bull Advanced Technologies and project partner AF Racing have been working intensively to further develop the Valkyrie's aerodynamics, body styling and cockpit packaging. The teardrop-shaped cockpit's upper body surfaces and lower tub contours follow the envelope of space available between the huge full length …

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