EDITORIAL

Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2018

BMW Group Classic and the Grand Hotel Villa d’Este will present the world’s most exclusive and traditional beauty contest for historic cars and motorcycles with a rich heritage from 25 to 27 May 2018 +++ The motto is: “Hollywood on the Lake” +++ Nomination phase now opened. Spectacular scenes and stars from automobile and motorcycle history will await visitors to …

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TOP NEWS

White Giants

White Giants

Since the launch of the 930 3.0 Turbo in 1974, the “Turbos” have been the most powerful 911s of any generation. Porsche Classic pitted the two latest air-cooled turbo 911s – the 964 Turbo 3.6 and the 993 Turbo S – against the latest 991 Turbo 150 to compare three of the best sports cars of all time. The great …

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Supercars And Superstars At Bonhams Bond Street

Supercars And Superstars At Bonhams Bond Street

A range of classic and collectors' motor cars with glittering celebrity provenance will be offered at Bonhams Bond Street Sale on 2 December. Cars owned and used by Sir Elton John, Sir Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Lord Sugar and Madonna will all go under the hammer, alongside a range of important supercars including a 1985 Ferrari 288 GTO (£2,000,000-2,500,000) and …

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Peter Auto launches the Rallye des Légendes Richard Mille

Peter Auto launches the Rallye des Légendes Richard Mille

Peter Auto’s latest ambition is to see the most beautiful wonders produced by the world’s motor car industry roaring along French roads again in an exceptional rally reinforcing its role in celebrating the ‘art de vivre à la Française’ with the backing of its faithful partner, Richard Mille. 6C, 8C, 33/2, TZ 2 Alfa Romeos, DB3S, DB4 GT Zagato Aston …

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Tesla Unveils The New Roadster

Tesla Unveils The New Roadster

Elon Musk has communicated a remarkable performance at the presentation of the new Tesla Roadster. The base model already completed the sprint from 0-60 mph (0-97 km / h) in just 1.9 seconds. This would make the Roadster the world's fastest production vehicle in the world. Of course "only" in terms of acceleration. The maximum speed should be at 400 …

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Best of British – The TT Legends At Bremen Classic Motorshow

Best of British – The TT Legends At Bremen Classic Motorshow

A treat for all fans of classic motorbikes: The winning bikes of the Isle of Man Tourist Trophy (TT) in the years 1934, 1949, 1952 and 1954, as well as 15 other originals from the great racing years of the TT will be on show at the Bremen Classic Motorshow from 2 to 4 February 2018 in the Bremen Exhibition …

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The New Ferrari Calendars by Günther Raupp

The New Ferrari Calendars by Günther Raupp

Ferrari and famous photographer Günther Raupp have just unveiled two masterpieces for Ferrari fans. As always, it is an exclusive, highly sought-after collectors’ piece.   SCUDERIA FERRARI 2018 Competitors come and go, but Scuderia Ferrari still sets the standard for greatness in Formula One. Since the first Formula One race took place in 1951, Scuderia Ferrari is the only team …

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FEATURED CLASSICS

1967 Lamborghini 400GT

1967 Lamborghini 400GT

by Driversource

One of Only 247 Produced Exceptionally Preserved with Just 13,300 Miles! Factory Delivered in Stunning Grigio Saint-Vincent Recent Major Service and Engine Rebuild Remarkably Well-Balanced and Responsive Driving Feel …

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1957 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster

1957 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster

by HK-Engineering

The Roadster had four owners in the USA before it was sold to a Mr. Harder from Germany in 1986. He owned the SL for 27  …

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1989 Porsche 911 Speedster 3.2 Turbolook

1989 Porsche 911 Speedster 3.2 Turbolook

by Carrosserie Nijsmans

The signal red Speedster is in perfect condition and has many extras. Special shock absorbers, a new hood, Fuchs wheels, KND Air Filter, alarm system, just to name a few...

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MARKET TRENDS

Three Pony Cars To Buy, Sell Or Hold

Three Pony Cars To Buy, Sell Or Hold

America’s love for the pony car is undeniable. More than 50 years after the Mustang (or the Plymouth Barracuda, if you ask Mopar folks) launched the segment, pony cars are still among the most commonly seen enthusiast rides at car shows, auctions, drag strips, or just revving their engines between the lights. Over the years, pony cars have taken many …

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TOP CARS

ONE MOMENT IN TIME

1971 Spa-Francorchamps, 1000 km – checking the tyre pressure on the winning Porsche 917K of Pedro Rodriguez and Jackie Oliver in the paddock – Thomas Horat Collection

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UPCOMING EVENTS & AUCTIONS

Mecum: Kansas City

Mecum: Kansas City

Kansas City Convention Center 301 West 13th Street Kansas City, MO 64105 www.mecum.com

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Coys: True Greats

Coys: True Greats

The Royal Horticultural Society, Lindley Hall, Vincent Square Westminster, London, SW1P 2PE www.coys.co.uk

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Bonhams: London Olympia

Bonhams: London Olympia

London, Olympia www.bonhams.com

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Autosport

Autosport

www.autosportinternational.com

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RM Sotheby's: Arizona

RM Sotheby's: Arizona

Always kicking off the collector car auction season on a strong note, RM Sotheby's returns to the vibrant grounds of the Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa in Phoenix, 18–19 January, for its 19th annual Arizona sale. www.rmsothebys.com

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Bremen Classic Motorshow

Bremen Classic Motorshow

The BREMEN CLASSIC MOTORSHOW is the first major classic car exhibition of the year in Germany. Here you’ll find everything for a successful start to the classic season: cars, motorcycles, young classics, historic motorsport, spare parts and restoration tips. www.classicmotorshow.de  

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Artcurial: Rétromobile

Artcurial: Rétromobile

Anne-Claire Mandine Phone +33 1 42 99 20 73 motorcars@artcurial.com www.artcurial.com

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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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PROFILE

Just Wow! 911 Carrera RSR 3.0

The 1973 Porsche 911 Carrera RSR 3.0 represents the last and most powerful stage of the RS series, which began in 1972 with the RS 2.7. Designed exclusively for racing, the RSR 3.0 was powered by an engine with open intake funnels, throttle valves, the Carrera 6 camshaft and  a mechanical injection. It reached the maximum power at 8000 rpm. …

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