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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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

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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