EDITORIAL

Range Rover Generations

Can Old Beat New?
Range Rover Generations

Imagine a car versatile enough to cover larger distances, be your grocery getter and adequate Friday night dinner-companion while being able to get through any kind of terrain. Easy, you might argue?! But imagine that same question in the 1960s and the number of cars popping up might shrink to zero...   Building the right car for this particular demand …

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TOP NEWS

T1 Race Taxi

T1 Race Taxi

Porsche-Powered Bulli

If you are lucky enough to own a ready-to-drive Volkswagen T1, you will appreciate the "Bulli" for some of its many advantages: its legendary robustness, the typical boxer-engine sound and maybe even the typical type 2 speed of 80 kph. Driving it on  the right lane of the highway or on the country road is a wonderful way to decelerate. At the …

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Supercar-Setup

Supercar-Setup

At Concours of Elegance

This year’s Concours of Elegance, kicking off at Hampton Court Palace this weekend, will be showcasing some of the most amazing supercars of recent memory as part of the ‘Harry’s Garage’ feature. Curated by founder of the YouTube channel of the same name and evo magazine, Harry Metcalfe, ‘Harry’s Garage’ will bring together models from Pagani, Koenigsegg, Lamborghini and more. …

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Bonhams' Chantilly Highlight

Bonhams' Chantilly Highlight

Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster SLS Conversion

The unique Mercedes-Benz offered here was inspired by the American driver, Paul O'Shea, who enjoyed great success in sports car racing in North America throughout the 1950s. O'Shea co-drove with some of the finest drivers of his generation including Phil Hill, Dick Thompson, Zora Arkus Duntov, Augie Pabst, and Pedro Rodriguez to name but five. He competed in a wide …

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Sauber-Mercedes Museum Car

Sauber-Mercedes Museum Car

For Sale At Coys’ Goodwood Auction

Coys are delighted to be returning once again to our now-regular feature auction at Fontwell House, conveniently located very close to Goodwood Motor Circuit during the week of the Goodwood Revival, with the auction taking place on Thursday 7th September.  The Kensington-based auction house have a very impressive catalogue of entries, including "Piggy", the famous original alloy XK120 Competition Roadster, a …

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Oranje-Boom

Oranje-Boom

Porsches In The Dutch Police Force

It’s the well-documented stuff of Porsche legend that for many years the Dutch police force employed an elite national guard – the Rijkspolitie – who drove 356 and 911 pursuit cars on their national highways. In the early 1960s the marked absence of a speed limit on Dutch motorways saw serious accidents on the rise, so the Rijkspolitie was tasked …

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Celebrating Ferrari’s Anniversary

Celebrating Ferrari’s Anniversary

At Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille

Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille is celebrating the 70th anniversary of Ferrari with the official support of the Maranello-based manufacturer. A total of 26 Ferrari that have raced in the Le Mans 24 Hours will be competing against one another in the Concours d’Etat – and that’s not all! For Ferrari’s 70th anniversary an exceptional retrospective is retracing the …

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CLASSIC INVEST

1962 Ferrari 250 GTE

1962 Ferrari 250 GTE

By Gallery Aaldering

Ferrari 250 GTE 2 Series Coupe from 1962 in an exceptional original condition with a very interesting history! The original owner was Mr. Giovanni Lurani Cernuschi, a renowned automotive engineer, experienced driver (several key races / rally's driven eg. The Mille Miglia which he drove 11 times and won three times) recognized automotive journalist, Count of Calvenzano and personal friend …

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1967 Mercedes Benz 250SE coupe

1967 Mercedes Benz 250SE coupe

By Copley Motorcars

1967 Mercedes Benz 250SE 111 chassis coupe, S/N 11102112088228, DB408 Havana Brown with parchment interior, 2.5 litre in-line 6 cylinder engine, column shift automatic transmission, air conditioning, power windows, Becker Europa radio, longtime inhabitant in The Petersen collection, repainted some years ago and showing nicely today, refinished wood including the instrument binnacle – the last year for the wood binnacle, …

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1957 Chevrolet 210

1957 Chevrolet 210

Great Looks By RK Motors

If you're searching for a sizzling custom that mixes fully sorted mechanicals with great aesthetics, this 210 is your next classic! The essential part of building a jaw dropping custom is: knowing EXACTLY when to hold back. And, with an icon like the Chevy tri-five, even the subtlest touches go a long way. Naturally, the pros who massaged this wagon's …

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MARKET TRENDS

Lessons From Monterey

Lessons From Monterey

Buyer’s Market

The data didn’t look good going into the 2017 Monterey auction week. On the heels of a strong four-year run that peaked in 2014 with $403 million in sales, the last two years saw 2% and 15% declines. The Hagerty Valuation team, using a variety of data—including the reduced number of million-dollar plus cars on offer, auction estimates, and total …

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TOP CARS

1968 Jaguar XKE

1968 Jaguar XKE

1963 Ferrari 330

1963 Ferrari 330

1962 Jaguar XKE Series I

1962 Jaguar XKE Series I

1965 Alfa Romeo GTA 1600

1965 Alfa Romeo GTA 1600 "Corsa"

1952 Cooper Bristol T20 Mk1

1952 Cooper Bristol T20 Mk1

1959 Norton Manx 30M

1959 Norton Manx 30M

1969 Aston Martin DBS

1969 Aston Martin DBS

1966 Triumph TR4 A IRS

1966 Triumph TR4 A IRS

1997 Porsche 911 Turbo

1997 Porsche 911 Turbo

1964 Maserati Sebring Series I 2+2 coupe

1964 Maserati Sebring Series I 2+2 coupe

1995 Ferrari F50

1995 Ferrari F50

1928 Alfa Romeo 6C 1500 spider Zagato Tre Posti

1928 Alfa Romeo 6C 1500 spider Zagato Tre Posti

1968 Volvo

1968 Volvo

2004 Ferrari F430 Challenge

2004 Ferrari F430 Challenge "GT3"

1956 Volkswagen Oval Window Beetle

1956 Volkswagen Oval Window Beetle

1972 Porsche 911 2.4 E Coupé

1972 Porsche 911 2.4 E Coupé

1983 Ferrari BB 512i

1983 Ferrari BB 512i

1977 ALPINE A310 POISSON DIEPPOIS

1977 ALPINE A310 POISSON DIEPPOIS

1977 Aston Martin V8

1977 Aston Martin V8

2006 Aston Martin 4.3 V8 Vantage

2006 Aston Martin 4.3 V8 Vantage

1967 Shelby Cobra 427

1967 Shelby Cobra 427

1951 Jaguar XK

1951 Jaguar XK

1953 Fiat 1100 tipo 103 ex-Mille Miglia

1953 Fiat 1100 tipo 103 ex-Mille Miglia

1984 Lamborghini Countach LP 5000 S

1984 Lamborghini Countach LP 5000 S

1984 Ferrari 512 BBi

1984 Ferrari 512 BBi

1965 SUNBEAM TIGER MARK I

1965 SUNBEAM TIGER MARK I

2018 Ferrari 812 SuperFast

2018 Ferrari 812 SuperFast

1965 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint GTA Stradale

1965 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint GTA Stradale

1977 Porsche 2700 Coupe

1977 Porsche 2700 Coupe

1964 Mercedes 220 SE Convertible

1964 Mercedes 220 SE Convertible

1955 Lancia Aurelia B24 S spider

1955 Lancia Aurelia B24 S spider

2011 PORSCHE GT3 RS 4.0

2011 PORSCHE GT3 RS 4.0

1965 FORD GT40 Mk1

1965 FORD GT40 Mk1

2015 Porsche 991 GT3 RS

2015 Porsche 991 GT3 RS

2008 Ferrari 599 HGTE

2008 Ferrari 599 HGTE

1936 Riley 9/16 HP ´Big Four Special´

1936 Riley 9/16 HP ´Big Four Special´

1965 Jaguar E-Type SI 4.2 Roadster LHD

1965 Jaguar E-Type SI 4.2 Roadster LHD

1973 Alfa Romeo 2000

1973 Alfa Romeo 2000

1984 Porsche 911 Cabrio 3.2

1984 Porsche 911 Cabrio 3.2

1966 McLaren M1B

1966 McLaren M1B

1934 MG PA Single Seater Racer

1934 MG PA Single Seater Racer

1959 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster

1959 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster

1957 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster

1957 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster

1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Coupé

1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Coupé

1952 Jaguar XK120 Fixed Head Coupe

1952 Jaguar XK120 Fixed Head Coupe

1961 Chevrolet Corvette C1 Roadster Restoration

1961 Chevrolet Corvette C1 Roadster Restoration

1959 Aston Martin DB MKIII

1959 Aston Martin DB MKIII

2007 Aston Martin N24

2007 Aston Martin N24

1967 Ford GT40 Mk III

1967 Ford GT40 Mk III

1989 BMW M3

1989 BMW M3

1988 TIGA GC288/9

1988 TIGA GC288/9

1966 FERRARI 330 GTC

1966 FERRARI 330 GTC

1993 PORSCHE 911 AMERICAN ROADSTER

1993 PORSCHE 911 AMERICAN ROADSTER

1983 Porsche 911 SC / RS 3.0

1983 Porsche 911 SC / RS 3.0

1958 AC ACECA

1958 AC ACECA

1931 BUGATTI TYPE 50

1931 BUGATTI TYPE 50

1990 SPICE SE 90C

1990 SPICE SE 90C

1964 Aston Martin DB5

1964 Aston Martin DB5

1959 Aston Martin DB4 Series 1

1959 Aston Martin DB4 Series 1

1980 Porsche 911SC Coupe

1980 Porsche 911SC Coupe

ONE MOMENT IN TIME

1968 Brands Hatch, Guards International - Liane Engemann takes a break during practice with the Ford Anglia; photographed by David Baxter, F – 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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Bonhams: The Beaulieu Sale

Bonhams: The Beaulieu Sale

Collectors' Motor Cars, Motorcycles and Automobilia www.bonhams.com

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Coys: Thoroughbred& Vintage at Fontwell House
Goodwood Revival

Goodwood Revival

www.goodwood.com

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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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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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Bernina Gran Turismo

Bernina Gran Turismo

Bernina Gran Turismo AG was created by a group of classic car enthusiasts from the Engadine, with the aim of creating a hillclimb event to celebrate the Races held in the St. Moritz area in the 1920s and ’30s. www.bernina-granturismo.com

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PROFILE

Spreading Wings

Ford Zakspeed Turbo Capri
Spreading Wings

The Ford Zakspeed Turbo Capri has been used by Zakspeed in the DRM from 1980 to 1982 and is in possession of Mücke Motorsport GmbH since 2003. Klaus Ludwig drove the Capri on its first race in 1980, shortly before the large rear wing was banned. Thanks to the race team’s quick reaction, the chassis was changed to one with …

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