EDITORIAL

Dix Mille Tours 2017

The Mistral which blew this Sunday didn’t really perturb the final round of the Peter Auto 2017 historic racing season. In fact, it’s an appropriate symbol for a branch of motor sport that is enjoying a boom at the moment! The wind was blowing hard today, Sunday, on the Le Castellet plateau obliging the organisers to take immediate action and …

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TOP NEWS

The Petersen celebrates the “Automotive Icon Award”

The Petersen celebrates the “Automotive Icon Award”

Recognizing his many contributions to the international motoring community, the Petersen Automotive Museum presented British aristocrat Charles Gordon-Lennox, the Duke of Richmond, Lennox, Aubigny and Gordon the prestigious “Automotive Icon Award” at its 23rd annual gala. Held October 14th, the event was emceed by The Late Late Show host James Corden and sponsored by Porsche. In bestowing the award, the …

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Save The Date: LeMans Classics 2018

Save The Date: LeMans Classics 2018

Le Mans Classic gives now-and-already go to all classic car enthusiasts on 6, 7 and 8 July 2018 on the Grand Circuit 24 Hours of Le Mans. In 2016, more than 123.000 spectators had found their way in Sarthe to admire nearly 550 race cars on the track and 8.500 vintage cars in general enclosure specially designed to accommodate 180 …

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The Padua Show: Italy's Largest Classic Car Fair

The Padua Show: Italy's Largest Classic Car Fair

For many years the Padua Show has been the Italian event for motor lovers and fanatics of the wider culture connected with the automotive field. General interest in Auto e Moto d’epoca has been growing every year as people become increasingly aware that the power of new models depends on the wealth and tradition they bring with them. The values …

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Preview Classic Motor Show 2017

Preview Classic Motor Show 2017

Porsche GB Celebrates 40 Years Of The 928 With Racing Legend Richard Attwood Porsche GB will celebrate 40 years of the 928 at this year’s Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery, held 10-12 November at Birmingham’s NEC. To mark the anniversary, four UK Porsche Classic Partner Centres have entered a 1978 928 in the 2017 season of the HSCC …

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Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake

Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake

On Monday, Aston Martin presented its latest beauty of supercars – the Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake. Aston Martin will only produce 99 copies of the supercar, which is equipped by an naturally-aspirated 5,9-liter V-12 engine providing 580-horsepower. The long, upright rear end transforms this 12-cylinder speed machine into a gran turismo with spacious room for luggage.     Report …

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FEATURED CLASSICS

1953 AC Ace Prototype

1953 AC Ace Prototype

by JD Classics

This incredibly historic motor car started life as a two seater roadster built by John Tojeiro for Vincent Davison but was soon acquired by AC cars and thereafter became the development prototype for the AC Ace In early 1953 John Tojeiro was asked to build a new sports car for his friend Vincent 'Vin', Davis. Of a …

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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 Assisted Aerial & Avon Turbo Speed Tyres! The first owner was a Mr Powell of London W11 who purchased the DB6 in November of the same year …

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1965 Lola T70 Mk1

1965 Lola T70 Mk1

by RMD Bvba

We are pleased to offer this rare, early Lola T70 Mk1 chassis SL70/6 for sale on behalf of its current, long-term owner. To many, the Mk1 - being the first iteration of the famous Lola T70 line - is still the purest in design. With only 15 T70 Mk1's made and all of them being accounted for, these cars are …

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MARKET TRENDS

The Pre-war Greats Market

The Pre-war Greats Market

Cars from the 1980s and later have become one of the hottest segments in the market for the better part of two years. The market for cars made before World War II, however, is only a little ways behind. The Pre-war Greats market is comprised of the best models offered by the top companies in England, France, Belgium, Germany, and …

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TOP CARS

ONE MOMENT IN TIME

1966 Brands Hatch, I European Formula 3 International Challenge – Jo Schlesser in the F2 Matra MS5-Cosworth SCA; photographed by David Baxter, F – Thomas Horat Collection

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UPCOMING EVENTS & AUCTIONS

Bonhams: The Padua Auction
RAC Rally of the Tests

RAC Rally of the Tests

From its inception in 1932, the RAC Rally has been at the pinnacle and forefront of motor sport worldwide, it has attracted many of the leading lights to compete in what has always been regarded as one of the toughest and challenging events ever. www.heroevents.eu/event-type/rac-rally-of-the-tests/  

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Mecum: Las Vegas

Mecum: Las Vegas

Las Vegas Convention Center 3150 Paradise Road Las Vegas, NV 89109 www.mecum.com

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Interclassics Brussel

Interclassics Brussel

www.interclassics.be

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The London Classic Car Show

The London Classic Car Show

Bringing together an international celebration of the very best dealers, manufacturers, car clubs and products it’s the perfect day out for all. www.thelondonclassiccarshow.co.uk

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Holy Land 1000

Holy Land 1000

The Holy land 1000 tour is a charity event designed for pre 1965 sports and race cars of distinction. At the tail end of the Israeli winter season when even the Negev desert blooms, approximately 60 vintage cars will be driven in this relaxed road event driving 1000 miles through the land of Israel in five days, allowing participants to …

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Trans-America

Trans-America

We are thrilled to reveal the first exciting event in the ERA calendar for 2018 – an all-new Trans-America Challenge, combining great American roads with five-star luxury. www.endurorally.com

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Bonhams: The Scottsdale Auction

Bonhams: The Scottsdale Auction

Scottsdale, The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa www.bonhams.com

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PROFILE

Stunning Ferrari 512S Longtail

In the 1970s world championships, the 512S was launched with different body editions, which were based on the requirements of the individual racetracks. In addition to the coupés, semi-open spiders and also the longtail version Coda Lunga, especially for the 24 hours of Le Mans, were also used. Due to a lack of development time and corresponding race preparation in …

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