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Thank You!

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TOP NEWS

Autosport International – The Racing Car Show

Autosport International – The Racing Car Show

Held at the NEC since January 1991, Autosport International will be celebrating its 28th anniversary between the 11th and 14th January 2018 at the NEC in Birmingham. This annual pre-season event covers all areas of motorsport, both professional and grass roots, from karting right up to Formula One. Featuring the very latest in motorsport, automotive and performance engineering technology, alongside …

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A Legend In Pictures

A Legend In Pictures

Almost 20 kilometres uphill, 156 exhilarating corners, more than 1,400 metres of altitude difference and over 100 years of tradition: Pikes Peak is the world's most famous hill climb. Next year, Volkswagen will tackle the event with an entirely electrically powered racing vehicle as it returns to the ‘Race to the Clouds' after an absence of more than 30 years. …

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Ferrari F40 Going To Bonhams Scottsdale Auction

Ferrari F40 Going To Bonhams Scottsdale Auction

"The take-up into the next gear is flawless and, with the turbos cranking hard, the blast of acceleration just goes on again and you seem to be in a blur of time conquering distance, gearshifts and noise. It has the tonal quality of an F1 engine, if not the sheer ferocity. From outside, if you stand and listen, you hear …

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Porsche Christmas Party

Porsche Christmas Party

Think about the Porsche 356. Last one made in 1966 which was over half a century ago. You kind of wonder, anyone throwing a party for 356 owners, how many of those cars are still drivable, out and about, so to speak? Well, it so happens Jack Stagg, a mechanic in San Clemente, CA makes his living keeping those cars running …

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The Weasel And The Jaguar

The Weasel And The Jaguar

It was November 1962, at London’s Heathrow airport. To the casual observer, the stern-eyed men loitering in the lounge were typical businessmen. They wore dark suits and bowler hats, were suitably mustachioed, and all carried tightly furled umbrellas and briefcases. As the story goes, the security van pulled up to transfer over the sacks of payroll cash, and the businessmen …

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FEATURED CLASSICS

1981 Porsche 924 Carrera GTR

1981 Porsche 924 Carrera GTR

by Graber Sportgarage AG

This example of the 924 GTR was delivered new from Porsche directly to Tom Winters in 1981 trough the Herman Miller Porsche Dealership in New Jersey, and was …

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1973 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 "Daytona"

1973 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 "Daytona"

by Symbolic International

Ferrari's iconic Daytona, was officially designated the Ferrari 365 GTB/4 but obviously far more commonly referred to simply as the Daytona.  The name “Daytona” came about as a result of Ferrari’s sweeping "1-2-3" victory at the 24 Hours of Daytona in 1967.  The Daytona replaced Ferraris aging 275 GTB/4 as their new flagship, top-of-the-line production model beginning in 1968.  It …

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1970 Lola T210

1970 Lola T210

by Speedmaster

Built in 1970 and delivered to Karl Foitek through European dealer Jo Bonnier. This car was raced with great success by Foitek in Germany during 1970 and 1971. The Lola 210 was a competitive car in European and World Sportscar races in the early 1970’s and today is one of the most competitive cars in …

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MARKET TRENDS

How Color Shades The Collector Car Market

How Color Shades The Collector Car Market

Most of us have heard of “Resale Red,” right? Surely, there’s some truth to it. While red is the most common color among collector cars bought and sold—often associated with fast and expensive sports cars—other colors perform better in some respects when it comes to actually buying or selling a collectible. By looking at collector cars and trucks offered for …

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TOP CARS

ONE MOMENT IN TIME

1971 Nürburgring, 1000 km ADAC – Charles „Chuck“ Graemiger at full throttle in the Daren-Ford MK 3 he shared with Peter Hanson (DNF, mechanical problems) – Thomas Horat Collection

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UPCOMING EVENTS & AUCTIONS

Bonhams: The Grand Palais
Grandes Marques

Grandes Marques

MECC Forum 100 6229GV Maastricht The Netherlands www.coys.co.uk  

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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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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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Gooding & Company: The Scottsdale Auctions

Gooding & Company: The Scottsdale Auctions

Arizona is long-known as an ideal winter destination, and each January Scottsdale hosts a thriving automotive marketplace adjacent to the Fashion Square Mall and charming Old Town Scottsdale. www.goodingco.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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Gstaad - Classic Car Auction

Gstaad - Classic Car Auction

Viewing and Auction: Viewing: Thursday December 28th 10am to 8 pm, Friday December 29th from 10am Auction: Automobilia & Memorabilia from 4pm - Cars from 5pm www.oldtimergalerie.ch

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Mecum: Kissimmee

Mecum: Kissimmee

Osceola Heritage Park 1875 Silver Spur Lane Kissimmee, FL 34744

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Autosport

Autosport

www.autosportinternational.com

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PROFILE

Profile: Ford Capri RS

The 1974 Ford Capri RS with its 415 hp was one of the legendary stars of the German Racing Championship. With its 3.4-liter four-valve Cosworth engine, the Capri RS is louder than a jet. If you are close to it, it is highly recommended to protect your ears. The vehicle from 1974 is the highest development stage of the early …

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