EDITORIAL: ON THE MOVE

Dear Readers,

we would love to use the first newsletter in 2017 to say thank you. Seriously, THANK YOU!
 
Because you’ve supported us on this journey that started like many great journeys before it: dreams and ideas, hatched by good times with friends sharing a few beers. When we created collectorscarworld, there wasn’t much out there that reflected our own ideas and understanding of a platform for fine historic automobiles. Therefore, we decided to create a brand we wanted for ourselves, one that should feel like a kind of cozy living-room for our readers and visitors.
 
We’ve bootstrapped this magazine with honest hustle and hard work and 2016 has been an amazing year for us: the immense growth that could be seen not only for collectorscarworld, but also for our re-launched classic lifestyle-magazine www.vintagestyle.eu and for our youngest child www.gloriousmotorcycles.com enables us to reach more than 500,000 people every month by now, making us highly attractive for your advertising needs. Furthermore, we have just founded the CLASSIC LIFESTYLE MEDIA GROUP GmbH, which will serve as an umbrella company for all our platforms. But of course, all pages will keep their individual character and teams. And there is even more to come in 2017, so stay tuned!
 
Again, thank you for your support and your feedback and please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us in case you want to contribute your cars, photos, videos, stories and ideas. Just drop us an email via info@collectorscarworld.com and we will get right back to you.
 
Hope to see you on the road in 2017.
 
Happy motoring

 Sebastian Schmitz
www.collectorscarworld.com
www.vintagestyle.eu
www.gloriousmotorcycles.com

TOP NEWS

Arizona Car Week

The Complete Schedule
Arizona Car Week

Here is our list of the public events taking place during the upcoming Arizona Car Week (note that you’ll need to buy an admission ticket for most; see the included links for details): Saturday, January 14 Arizona Concours d’Elegance seminars, …

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Supercharged Pre-War Beauties

Supercharged Pre-War Beauties

Added To Bonhams Scottsdale Sale

Owners have consigned two famed and supercharged pre-war cars to Bonhams’ sixth annual Scottsdale auction. A 1928 Mercedes-Benz Type S 26/120/180 sports tourer with coachwork by Erdmann & Rossi and a Zagato-bodied 1931 Alfa Romeo 6C 1750 gran sport spider …

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Experimental Model

Experimental Model

Porsche 911 Prototype Sports Package 2

In 1985, Porsche built an experimental model with the identification “911 F 22, prototype sports package 2”. Porsche Classic retrieved the prototype from the vaults and let it loose on the tracks where it was tested and honed 31 years …

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Coys January Auctions

Coys January Auctions

These Are The Highlights

Coys will return to Autosport in January 2017 for their long standing and well established auction at Autosport International, the world’s greatest motorsport and related industry event. Coys will present several highlights as part of the catalogue at www.coys.co.uk, with some …

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Gullwing Motor Cars

Gullwing Motor Cars

Dealer Profile

When it comes to Buying and Selling Classic, Vintage and Collector Cars, Peter Kumar, is one of the most respected authorities in the US scene. Peter's career began in Miami, Florida where he bought and sold local collector cars in …

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Grand Prix

Grand Prix

50th Anniversary Of The Ultimate F1 Movie

Nearly every motoring enthusiast has a favourite racing film. Some will opt for Le Mans, the Steve McQueen epic in which almost everyone is out-acted by various Porsches, while others prefer Mask of Dust, a 1954 B-feature that at least …

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CLASSIC INVEST

Premium Looks, Superb Finish

Premium Looks, Superb Finish

Defender D90 By Cool n Vintage

Finished in a Marine Blue High Quality Glasurit Paint with a stunning detailed Connolly leather Cognac Trim and Beige Raffia Carpets that completely soundproof the cabin. A Premium Quality Mohair Grey Hood with zippers was especially handmade for this Defender. …

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One Of Only 35

One Of Only 35

RR Silver Cloud III Sports Saloon By Frank Dale

1962 saw the introduction of the Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud III which was to be the final variant of the factory bodied standard steel saloon. At first glance it would appear that the all new Silver Cloud III was merely a …

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MARKET TRENDS

2016/2017 Market

2016/2017 Market

These Are Ten Of The Best Cars

If we could all accurately predict the markets we'd have quite a bit more cash in our pockets. However, some people have such a close eye on demand and trends in their industry that they can give an informed decision …

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TOP CARS

1949 Delahaye Type 135M Cabriolet

1949 Delahaye Type 135M Cabriolet

1958 Porsche 356A Coupe

1958 Porsche 356A Coupe

1967 Ferrari 330GTC

1967 Ferrari 330GTC

2011 Porsche 911 GT3 RS 4.0

2011 Porsche 911 GT3 RS 4.0

1965 Lotus 26R

1965 Lotus 26R

1964 Ferrari 275 GTB

1964 Ferrari 275 GTB

1982 Morgan 4/4 2-seater '82

1982 Morgan 4/4 2-seater '82

1990 Porsche 911 Carrera 4

1990 Porsche 911 Carrera 4

1964 Aston Martin DB5

1964 Aston Martin DB5

2013 Ferrari F12

2013 Ferrari F12

DE TOMASO DEAUVILLE

DE TOMASO DEAUVILLE

Porsche 904 GTS

Porsche 904 GTS

1975 FIAT ABARTH 124

1975 FIAT ABARTH 124

1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Coupé

1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Coupé

1969 Mercedes-Benz 280 SE 3.5 Coupe

1969 Mercedes-Benz 280 SE 3.5 Coupe

1935 BENTLEY 3.5L VANDEN PLAS TOURER

1935 BENTLEY 3.5L VANDEN PLAS TOURER

1968 Porsche 911L

1968 Porsche 911L

1959 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Spider 750D

1959 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Spider 750D

1994 Porsche 964 Turbo S 3.6

1994 Porsche 964 Turbo S 3.6

1994 PORSCHE 993 CUP CAR

1994 PORSCHE 993 CUP CAR

1966 Porsche 912 Coupé Aga blue '66

1966 Porsche 912 Coupé Aga blue '66

1969 Aston Martin DB6 VOLANTE

1969 Aston Martin DB6 VOLANTE

1958 Porsche 356 Speedster

1958 Porsche 356 Speedster

1960 Ferrari 250GT Pininfarina coupe series 2

1960 Ferrari 250GT Pininfarina coupe series 2

1970 MERCEDES-BENZ 280 SL

1970 MERCEDES-BENZ 280 SL

1974 Ford Capri RS3100 GAA

1974 Ford Capri RS3100 GAA

1974 ISO GRIFO

1974 ISO GRIFO

1969 DE TOMASO MANGUSTA

1969 DE TOMASO MANGUSTA

1976 March 761

1976 March 761

1959 ASTON MARTIN DBR4

1959 ASTON MARTIN DBR4

2016 Mercedes Benz G550

2016 Mercedes Benz G550

1956 Porsche 356

1956 Porsche 356 "Pre-A" Speedster

1980 Porsche 911SC Coupe

1980 Porsche 911SC Coupe

1971 Alfa Romeo 2000 GTV FIA

1971 Alfa Romeo 2000 GTV FIA

1932 Horch 853 Special Roadster

1932 Horch 853 Special Roadster

1992 Porsche 964 Carrera 2

1992 Porsche 964 Carrera 2

1963 Mercedes Benz 190 SL

1963 Mercedes Benz 190 SL

1972 Ferrari Dino 246 GT LHD

1972 Ferrari Dino 246 GT LHD

1967 Aston Martin DB6 MKI Vantage Volante

1967 Aston Martin DB6 MKI Vantage Volante

Porsche 911 2.7 MFI Coupe

Porsche 911 2.7 MFI Coupe

1958 Volkswagen Deluxe Microbus 23 Window

1958 Volkswagen Deluxe Microbus 23 Window

1968 Ferrari 330 GTS

1968 Ferrari 330 GTS

1961 Ferrari 250 GT PF Cab SII

1961 Ferrari 250 GT PF Cab SII

1957 Alfa Romeo 1900 C SS Zagato

1957 Alfa Romeo 1900 C SS Zagato

1961 Cooper T53

1961 Cooper T53

1964 Cobra 289 Roadster

1964 Cobra 289 Roadster

1964 Aston Martin DB5

1964 Aston Martin DB5

1958 Porsche 356 A Sunroof Coupe

1958 Porsche 356 A Sunroof Coupe

1964 Austin Mini Cooper S

1964 Austin Mini Cooper S

1948 Ermini-Gilco Gran Premio

1948 Ermini-Gilco Gran Premio

1954 Fiat 1100 Turismo Veloce

1954 Fiat 1100 Turismo Veloce

1974 Lancia Stratos

1974 Lancia Stratos

1959 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spyder

1959 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spyder

1960 Sebring Sprite

1960 Sebring Sprite

1962 Maserati 3500GT Vignale Spyder

1962 Maserati 3500GT Vignale Spyder

1953 Hudson Italia prototype

1953 Hudson Italia prototype

1930 Bentley 4.5 Litre

1930 Bentley 4.5 Litre

1994 Porsche 993 “Outlaw”

1994 Porsche 993 “Outlaw”

1979 BMW M1 Procar

1979 BMW M1 Procar

1960 Maserati 3500 GT Vignale Spyder

1960 Maserati 3500 GT Vignale Spyder

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UPCOMING EVENTS & AUCTIONS

Modena Cento Ore

Modena Cento Ore

We are pleased to announce the Modena Cento Ore 2016, which will take place from June 7th to 12th: an Italian "Coast to Coast" from Rimini to Florence and Forte dei Marmi, to finish in Modena as our tradition requires. …

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Retro Classics

Retro Classics

Fantastic automotive legends from the four corners of the world with classic elegance await admirers of beautiful curves and hot engines. Start your classic car season at the central hub for driving culture and lifestyle, and discover the finest opulent …

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Rétromobile

Rétromobile

Rétromobile is THE event for anyone interested in vintage cars: over 500 vehicles on show, 500 exhibitors, 120 clubs, 45 artists in the « Automobile Art Gallery », and a host of exclusive events. www.retromobile.com

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Bonhams: The Grand Palais

Bonhams: The Grand Palais

Paris, The Grand Palais www.bonhams.com

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Bremen Classic Motorshow

Bremen Classic Motorshow

The Bremen Classic Motorshow is the first major classic car exhibition of the year. Here you’ll find all the classic vehicle paraphernalia you’ll need for a successful start to the season: cars, motorcycles, young classics, historic motorsport, spare parts and …

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Coys: Interclassics Maastricht

Coys: Interclassics Maastricht

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

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PROFILE

Alfa’s Return To Motorsport Success

Giulietta SZ Coda Tronca
Alfa’s Return To Motorsport Success

Among the famous Italian coach builders Zagato held a special spot;most of them specialized in appearance, but that came second at Zagato where motor racing took top priority. Zagato designed their bodies to be very light weight and aerodynamically efficient. …

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