EDITORIAL

Classic Motorcycles Gaining Speed

Exciting Spring Stafford Sale

Classic Motorcycles Gaining Speed

The market for collectible classic and custom motorcycles is gaining more and more traction which is why the team behind collectorscarworld have decided to honor the bikes and their builders with a dedicated magazine. Glorious Motorcycles went online in late summer 2016 and has become an immediate success thanks to its mixture of classic and custom, gear and adventures. We …

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TOP NEWS

Volkswagen E-Mobility

Volkswagen E-Mobility

Electrified For 40 Years

T2 Electro-Transporter Already in the early 1970s, Volkswagen started research on purely electrically driven vehicles. The first result of this work was a T2 transporter in 1972. The project was developed together with the companies Bosch, Varta and RWE. The electric transporter was powered by a DC motor, which was placed in the rear of the car and delivered a …

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Mecum Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Mecum Celebrates 30th Anniversary

At Indianapolis Auction

What began at the kitchen table of Dana and Patti Mecum’s suburban Chicago home in 1988, today is the world’s largest collector-car auction company. In celebration of that monumental growth and achievement in a landmark anniversary year for the company, Dana Mecum’s 30th Original Spring Classic will return to Indianapolis May 16-21 with an estimated 2,000 consignments from several prestigious …

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DRIVERSOURCE

DRIVERSOURCE

New On Collectorscarworld

1965 Lancia Flaminia Super Sport Pursuing & Preserving Fine Automobiles Since 2005, Houston-based DriverSource is a leading specialist of the classic collector market. The company's unique concept of sales, service, storage and detailing is tailor-made to the enthusiast automotive lifestyle. With an emphasis on fine sports cars, DRIVERSOURCE offers Sales of desirable automobiles displayed in the extensive showroom, as well …

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Epic Roadtrip

Epic Roadtrip

Paris-New York In A 928

30,000 kilometres in a Porsche 928 from Paris through to New York via Vladivostok: Along with his two sons, Frenchman Philippe Delaporte drove once around the world – an exciting, adventurous and spectacular journey. 928, Monument Valley, US, 2017, Porsche AG The first tour the family went on in 2011 covered 27 counties and 23 capital cities. Last year Philippe …

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Lincoln Motor Company

Lincoln Motor Company

Titel Sponsor At Keels & Wheels

The 22nd Annual Keels & Wheels Concours d'Elegance, benefiting The Boys & Girls Harbor, is pleased to announce the 2017 title sponsor, The Lincoln Motor Company, of the event held May 6-7, 2017.The weekend-long, nationally acclaimed classic car and vintage wooden boat show takes place each spring at the Lakewood Yacht Club in beautiful Seabrook, TX and attracts more than …

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CLASSIC INVEST

Coachbuilt-Era Alfa

Coachbuilt-Era Alfa

6C Sport Berlina By Albion Motorcars

This is a car from the coachbuilt era of Alfa Romeo, when the company was world renowned for superb engineering and build quality. The Alfa Romeo 6C name was used for road, race and sportscars produced between 1927 and 1954, and refers to the straight six engine. Bodies were made by famous coachbuilders such as Touring, Pinin Farina, Zagato and …

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Suicide Doors And Beautiful Shapes

Suicide Doors And Beautiful Shapes

Auburn 8-101 By RD Classics

This Auburn is named “Pheaton Sedan” because of its 4 doors and “suicide doors” body style. The Prewar cars from the 30’s are characterized by their beautiful shapes, the noble spare tires left and right on the fenders, The stepsides and noble lines The elegant color is with nice green accents is in a very good condition and the many …

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Extensively Restored

Extensively Restored

2.7 Targa By Nijsmans Classic Cars

This 1974 Porsche 911 2.7 Targa has been extensively restored, including a completely revised engine and gear box as well as a completely new interior. The car is matching numbers and sports the original alloy Fuchs wheels. It is #203 of total 246 produced for the US market and of 600 built in total. A recent taxation quotes a value …

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MARKET TRENDS

1990s Italian Cars

1990s Italian Cars

Buy, Sell Or Hold

Hagerty is constantly monitoring the market to see which vehicles are gaining popularity, losing momentum or treading water. Based on historical market data gathered by Hagerty and reflected in the most recent Hagerty Vehicle Rating, here’s a look three Italian performance cars from the 1990s to buy, sell, or hold.   SELL: 1996–2006 Ferrari 550/575 - Rating: 35 2002 Ferrari 575M …

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TOP CARS

1957 Porsche 356 A Coupe

1957 Porsche 356 A Coupe

1965 Jaguar E-Type 4.2 Series 1 coupe

1965 Jaguar E-Type 4.2 Series 1 coupe

2002 ASTON MARTIN DB7

2002 ASTON MARTIN DB7

1965 Mini Cooper S MK I '65

1965 Mini Cooper S MK I '65

1988 Ferrari Turbo GTB

1988 Ferrari Turbo GTB

1962 Ferrari 250 GTE 2+2

1962 Ferrari 250 GTE 2+2

1950 Ferrari 195 Inter Coupé

1950 Ferrari 195 Inter Coupé

1959 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spyder

1959 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spyder

1966 Mercedes-Benz 230 SL Pagode

1966 Mercedes-Benz 230 SL Pagode

1976 Ferrari 512 BBi

1976 Ferrari 512 BBi

1960 Sebring Sprite

1960 Sebring Sprite

1957 Jaguar XK140 OTS

1957 Jaguar XK140 OTS

1970 Mercedes-Benz 280 SE 3.5 Cabriolet

1970 Mercedes-Benz 280 SE 3.5 Cabriolet

1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Coupé

1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Coupé

2015 Land Rover Defender 110

2015 Land Rover Defender 110

1972 Range Rover Classic

1972 Range Rover Classic "Suffix A"

1965 Jaguar E-Type Series 1

1965 Jaguar E-Type Series 1

1979 De Tomaso Longchamp GTS

1979 De Tomaso Longchamp GTS

1964 Porsche 356SC

1964 Porsche 356SC

1958 Facel Vega FV4 Typhoon Coupe

1958 Facel Vega FV4 Typhoon Coupe

1981 Aston Martin V8 Volante series 1

1981 Aston Martin V8 Volante series 1

1973 Ford Mustang

1973 Ford Mustang

1962 Porsche 356 B T6 Coup 1600S

1962 Porsche 356 B T6 Coup 1600S

1987 Mercedes-Benz 300SL R107 Grey '87

1987 Mercedes-Benz 300SL R107 Grey '87

1957 Porsche 356 A T1 Coupe

1957 Porsche 356 A T1 Coupe

1959 Maserati 3500 GT

1959 Maserati 3500 GT

1955 Alfa Romeo 1900cSS Touring Berlinetta

1955 Alfa Romeo 1900cSS Touring Berlinetta

1992 Ferrari F40

1992 Ferrari F40

1954 Bentley R type Continental Special Factory Order

1954 Bentley R type Continental Special Factory Order

1987 Porsche 930 Turbo

1987 Porsche 930 Turbo

1967 Lamborghini 400 GT

1967 Lamborghini 400 GT

1953 Jaguar C-Type

1953 Jaguar C-Type

1949 Maserati 4CLT

1949 Maserati 4CLT

2009 Land Rover Defender 90 Heritage edition

2009 Land Rover Defender 90 Heritage edition

1950 Jaguar Gomm

1950 Jaguar Gomm

1968 Chevron B8

1968 Chevron B8

1953 Hudson Italia prototype

1953 Hudson Italia prototype

1997 Porsche 911 Type 993 Cup 3.8 RSR

1997 Porsche 911 Type 993 Cup 3.8 RSR

1970 Plymouth GTX

1970 Plymouth GTX

1982 Volkswagen Golf I C

1982 Volkswagen Golf I C

1983 Ram F1 HART Turbo

1983 Ram F1 HART Turbo

1984 De Tomaso Longchamp

1984 De Tomaso Longchamp

1929 Delage D6

1929 Delage D6

1973 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona Straman spyder

1973 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona Straman spyder

1963 Ferrari 250 GT Lusso

1963 Ferrari 250 GT Lusso

1974 Porsche Carrera 2.7 MFI

1974 Porsche Carrera 2.7 MFI

1965 Ford Mustang

1965 Ford Mustang

1989 Porsche 930 Turbo Cabrio WLS

1989 Porsche 930 Turbo Cabrio WLS

1930 Bentley Speed Six Gurney Nutting Weymann Saloon

1930 Bentley Speed Six Gurney Nutting Weymann Saloon

1985 Porsche 930 Turbo

1985 Porsche 930 Turbo

1994 Porsche 993 “Outlaw”

1994 Porsche 993 “Outlaw”

1979 Range Rover 3-drs

1979 Range Rover 3-drs "Suffix G"

1965 Pontiac Le Mans GTO

1965 Pontiac Le Mans GTO

1973 Alfa Romeo 1600 Junior Zagato

1973 Alfa Romeo 1600 Junior Zagato

1939 Horch 930 V Cabriolet

1939 Horch 930 V Cabriolet

1977 Toyota FJ40

1977 Toyota FJ40

1955 Aston Martin DB2/4 MKI

1955 Aston Martin DB2/4 MKI

1968 Aston Martin DB6

1968 Aston Martin DB6

1973 BMW 3.0 CSL Gr-2

1973 BMW 3.0 CSL Gr-2

1973 Porsche 911E Sun Roof Coupe

1973 Porsche 911E Sun Roof Coupe

ONE MOMENT IN TIME

1971 Ontario Motor Speedway, Questor Grand Prix – Alastair Caldwell working on Denny Hulme's McLaren M19A Ford-Cosworth who finished 3rd, the race was won by Mario Andretti in a Ferrari 312B - Thomas Horat Collection

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UPCOMING EVENTS & AUCTIONS

Terre di Canossa

Terre di Canossa


We are delighted to announce the 7th edition of the GP Terre di Canossa, which will take place from April 20th to 23th 2017,  across Emilia, Liguria and Tuscany. www.granpremioterredicanossa.it

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Tour Auto Optic 2000

Tour Auto Optic 2000


The 26th Tour Auto Optic 2ooo will take place from 24th to 30th April 2017 and Peter Auto has come up with a new route for the 230 entrants. After the traditional exhibition under the glass dome of the Grand Palais in Paris, the cars will set off for Brittany for the first time in the history of the event. …

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Keels & Wheels

Keels & Wheels


Keels & Wheels established itself among the nations top concours events while in pursuit of multiple goals. www.keels-wheels.com

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Greystone Mansion Concours d'Elegance
Beaulieu Spring Autojumble

Beaulieu Spring Autojumble


Sister to the iconic and world-famous International Autojumble, the Spring Autojumble is perfect for those with an existing project looking for parts, looking for your next project and of course motoring enthusiasts. www.beaulieu.co.uk

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Bonhams: The Aston Martin Works Sale
Mecum: Indy

Mecum: Indy


Indiana State Fairgrounds 1202 E 38th Street Indianapolis, IN 46205 www.mecum.com

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Coys: The Royal Horticultural Halls

Coys: The Royal Horticultural Halls


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

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PROFILE

Italy Meets Sweden

Volvo 262 Bertone Coupe

Italy Meets Sweden

Forty years ago, Volvo turned perceptions of what its brand stood for upside down. The Volvo 262 Coupé left no one unmoved and sold significantly better than expected, despite costing more than twice as much as the basic model in the 200 series. The Volvo 264 was presented in the autumn of 1974, and two years later it was time …

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