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Exclusive: The Art Of Ferrari

A German And The Prancing Horse Calendars
Exclusive: The Art Of Ferrari

Shooting cars seems to be easier than ever these days - high-quality cameras and mobile phones get cheaper and better and drones provide unseen viewing angles ... photography is democratized like never before, for the better or worse results. BUT: fortunately, there is still a high demand for really good images rather than snapshots, images that can hold being looked at not just …

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TOP NEWS

Time Travel Across Europe

Time Travel Across Europe

With Three Jaguar/Land Rover Icons

"Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy? Caught in a landslide, no escape from reality." Although we are pretty sure it was not classic cars that Freddie Mercury sang about in "Bohemian Rhapsody", this first phrase could not be any more suitable for the four-day tour/challenge across Europe that we partook in a couple of weeks ago following an invitation from Jaguar Land …

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1929 Mercedes-Benz S Barker Tourer

1929 Mercedes-Benz S Barker Tourer

Best Of Show At Pebble Beach

Just a mere week ago, Bruce R. McCaw’s 1929 Mercedes-Benz S Barker Tourer emerged from the restoration shop of Steve Babinsky in Lebanon, New Jersey. On Sunday, having crossed the country, the boattailed beauty captured the top prize at the prestigious 2017 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. 1929 Mercedes-Benz S Barker Tourer Bruce R. McCaw Copyright © Kimball Studios / Courtesy of Pebble Beach …

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Our Favorite French Event

Our Favorite French Event

Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille

Richard Mille, the renown french watchmaker, will be again the major host at this year's Chantilly Arts & Elegance on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 September 2017 for a fourth elegant week-end in the countryside. This event, the brainchild of Peter Auto, combining Concours d’Elegance, Concours d’Etat, Concours de Club and the French Art de Vivre has been held three times …

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Beautiful Wedge

Beautiful Wedge

Kode 0 Unveiled At The Quail

On August 18, Ken Okuyama Cars unveiled its world premiere of a new one-off supercar – the Kode 0 (Zero) – at The Quail Motor Sport Gathering.   Just completed at a design studio in Japan, the one-off Kode 0 (Zero) supercar is a follow-up to the Kode 57 which was launched at last year’s event. The Kode 0 was …

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Rally Revival

Rally Revival

At Bonhams Goodwood Revival Sale

An impressive array of sporting classic and collectors' motor cars will be offered at Bonhams Goodwood Revival Sale on 9 September, including the collection of the inaugural British Saloon Car Championship winner, Jack Sears.   Also offered is one of the most original works 'Big Healeys' in existence, The Peter Riley/Tony Ambrose, 1961 Acropolis Rally Class Winner, ex-Rauno Aaltonen 1961 Austin-Healey 3000 …

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CLASSIC INVEST

1966 Aston Martin DB6 MK1

1966 Aston Martin DB6 MK1

By Aston Workshop 

This Aston Martin DB6 MK1 was first delivered to the dealer in London on the 20th July 1966 with the following factory options; Chrome Road Wheels, Heated Rear Window, Three ear Hubs, Power … read more

1976 Porsche 930 Turbo Coupe

1976 Porsche 930 Turbo Coupe

By E&R Classics 

This very impressive Porsche 930 Turbo was delivered in 1976 in Germany and has had only 2 owners since then. The car has Silber Grün Metallic paint with Fuchs wheels, a fabulous combination … read more

1964 Jaguar E-Type 3.8 Series 1 OTS '64

1964 Jaguar E-Type 3.8 Series 1 OTS

 By Oldltimerfarm

Original 1st series Belgian papers. Newly delivered in Montreal, Canada. Matching numbers Vredestein tyres 5 gear box ‘Getrag’ Chrome wire wheels Blue tonneau Wooden steering wheel Black leather … read more

MARKET TRENDS

Monterey Auctions Recap

Monterey Auctions Recap

6 Auctions, $327 Million

The 2017 Monterey classic car auctions have come to a close and we are pleased to share the preliminary final results. These results consist of what was witnessed during the live auctions but does not include any post-block sales not reported to us. Preliminary results across four days, six auction companies, and 1,277 vehicles offered totals $327M. This falls short …

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TOP CARS

ONE MOMENT IN TIME

1968 Daytona, 24 Hours of Daytona – Nino Vaccarella's „muletto“ in the pits during practice, he finished 5th with teammate Udo Schütz in the Alfa Romeo Tipo 33/2 for Autodelta S.p.a. – Thomas Horat Collection

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UPCOMING EVENTS & AUCTIONS

Salon Privé

Salon Privé

Salon Privé presents automotive style & elegance against the sensational back drop of historic Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire. It is the UK’s most exclusive automotive Garden Party as well as one of the most glamorous social occasions on the calendar. www.salonpriveconcours.com

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Concours Of Elegance

Concours Of Elegance

The 2017 Concours of Elegance will take place from 1-3 September at Hampton Court Palace. www.concoursofelegance.co.uk

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Coys: Thoroughbred& Vintage at Fontwell House
Goodwood Revival

Goodwood Revival

The world’s best historic race weekend, featuring the earlier grid for the crowd-favourite St Mary’s Trophy tiptop battle, plus 4500 cars in the brilliant Revival Car Show ‘Over the Road’. Special celebrations plus other grids to be announced. www.goodwood.com

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Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille

Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille

The third Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille will be on the second weekend of September. Thus, we will be delighted to welcome you on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 September 2017 for a fourth elegant week-end in the countryside. www.chantillyartsetelegance.com

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The Race

The Race

The Race and Tour celebrates the passion, style, technology and design integrity of Italian industry in Emilia Romagna. No country, past or present, can boast of so many desirable brands. Now you can enjoy unrivalled racing alongside the good food, fine hospitality and passion of its people. www.bestofitalyrace.com

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Mecum: Chicago

Mecum: Chicago

Schaumburg Convention Center 1551 Thoreau Dr N Schaumburg, IL 60173 www.mecum.com

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Bonhams: The Zoute Sale

Bonhams: The Zoute Sale

www.bonhams.com/auctions/24130/

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PROFILE

Built For Rennsport

Porsche 911 Carrera RSR 3.0
Built For Rennsport

The 1973 version of the Porsche 911 Carrera RSR 3.0 represents the last and most powerful evolution of RS models which startet in 1972 with the RS 2.7. Built exclusively for motorsports, the RSR 3.0 was powered by an engine with open inlet trumps, throttle valves, the camshafts of the Carrera 6-eingine and a mechanical fuel injection which peaked at …

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