EDITORIAL

Vintage Indy Cars

At Vintage Desert Classic

Vintage Indy Cars

See some of the most legendary cars in open-wheel racing history when the Desert Vintage Classic Presented by Classic Racing Times takes the track - and Paddock - Friday and Saturday, April 28-29. From the last car Jimmy Clark raced to Roberto Guerrero's 1987 winning car that he drove to victory at Phoenix, there's something for every fan to see. Get …

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TOP NEWS

Lynch Collection

Lynch Collection

For Sale In Indianapolis

Jim Lynch of Burley, Idaho, has been a collector for more than 30 years, and he’s in it for love. “These cars are like children to me, every one of them,” Lynch said. And he means it. Most of the vehicles in his care have been with him for 20 to 30 years, and not a single one was purchased …

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Reproduced At 1:18

Reproduced At 1:18

70 Ferrari Style Icons

As part of activities to mark the 70th anniversary of the Prancing Horse, Ferrari Tailor Made, together with the designers of Centro Stile have put a modern twist on the stylistic features and elements that distinguished 70 of the most beautiful Ferraris in history and in so doing have created 70 unique designs. 70 special livery designs adorn 5 currently …

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Volkswagen E-Mobility

Volkswagen E-Mobility

Electrified Pt. 2

This is part 2 of our Volkswagen e-mobility series. Part one can be found here. The second generation of the CitySTROMer is based on the Volkswagen Golf Mark II and was introduced in 1985. Until 1991, 70 electric cars of this type were manufactured before Volkswagen intruduced the Golf Mark III CitySTROMER in 1993. Most of the drive technology used …

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Car Restoration Heaven

Car Restoration Heaven

For Sale In Canada

The property listing calls it a “once in a lifetime opportunity.” For the right auto mechanic/restorer however, it’s more like an opportunity that could last a lifetime … and then some. Canadian classic car enthusiast Mike Hall is selling his five-acre property in Tappen, B.C., for $1.45 million (about $1 million in American dollars), and the sale includes a lot more …

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Land Rover

Land Rover

50 Year Adventure

The story of Land Rover from it's inception as a way to save the Rover company to its becoming the SUV of choice for the landed gentry. The design for the original Land Rover vehicle was started in 1947 by Maurice Wilks, chief designer at the Rover Company, on his farm in Newborough, Anglesey. It is said that he was …

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CLASSIC INVEST

First Of Many TVR Models

First Of Many TVR Models

Grantura By Coys

The TVR Grantura was the first model in a long line of TVR cars and debuted in 1958.  The cars went through a series of developments up to the Mark IV and 1800S models, the last ones being made in 1967. These coupés were hand-built at the TVR factory in Blackpool, with varying mechanical specifications, and could also be purchased …

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Rare DB2 Vantage

Rare DB2 Vantage

By Marreyt-Classics

Of the very few Aston Martin DB2 Vantage that left the factory in LHD, this one is extra appealing to us, as it was originally delivered to a Belgian customer! The list of previous owners is very short for a sixty-five year old car, and from the Aston Martin factory build sheet we also found out that this DB2 still …

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Mille Miglia Eligible

Mille Miglia Eligible

190 SL Roadster By SSR Classic

This 1955 Mercedes Benz 190 SL Roadster offered here has the original colour combination Silver Grey / with Leather Blue Interior. A matching numbers car which is fully restored with 0 miles since its engine rebuilt. The car is fully Mille Miglia eligible. see more details     Report by ssrclassic.com

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MARKET TRENDS

Buick Rivieras

Buick Rivieras

Why Aren’t They Worth More

The origin of the 1963 Buick Riviera is attributed to Ferrari 250 PF coupes that General Motors Vice President of Design Bill Mitchell admired in Europe in 1959. Mitchell decided that GM’s new personal coupe should have a “coke bottle” shape, Rolls-Royce razor-edges, minimal brightwork, and a luxurious interior. The Riviera attracted conservative, wealthy buyers, and delivered steady sales. Quality …

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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

1967 Ollon-Villars, Course de Côte – Georges Gachnang at the start in his Cegga-Ferrari V12. Ollon-Villars was only used between 1953 and 1971, and yet it remains one of the best-known European hillclimbs.

Photographed by Guido Weber, CH - 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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Donington Historic Festival

Donington Historic Festival


Whether you’re a long-time enthusiast or have never seen a historic racing car in action before, you’ll find plenty to entertain you at the Donington Historic Festival. www.doningtonhistoric.com

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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
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

Shared Design

Alfa Romeo 33 Pininfarina Coupe

Shared Design

There is no shortage of spectacular machinery that sport the Alfa Romeo badge but few can rival the Tipo 33 'Stradale'. First shown at the Sport Car Show at Monza in September of 1967 and officially introduced at the Turin Motor Show later in the year, the Stradale was the road-going version of Alfa Romeo's Tipo 33 mid-engined sports racer. …

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