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

1968 Jaguar XKE

1968 Jaguar XKE

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

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

1958 Jaguar XK150 S 3.4 Roadster

1958 Jaguar XK150 S 3.4 Roadster

1951 Jaguar XK120

1951 Jaguar XK120

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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