EDITORIAL

Porsche opens its “70 years of Porsche Sports Car” exhibition in Berlin

Special exhibition devoted to the anniversary in the capital: On June 8, 1948, the first Porsche prototype with chassis number 356-001 received its general operating permit. It was the birth of the brand Porsche. To mark the occasion, starting on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, the sports car manufacturer will be hosting the first “70 years of the Porsche sports car” …

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TOP NEWS

A Piece Of History: Majestic Golden Sahara At Mecum Auction

A Piece Of History: Majestic Golden Sahara At Mecum Auction

From years spent as one of America’s most famous custom cars—touring prolifically around the country and drawing massive crowds and hordes of media everywhere it went—to a sudden disappearance into the garage of its owner, never to be seen again, the Golden Sahara is an absolute legend. And this is one legend that needn’t rely on fables or folklore in …

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2018 Amelia Island Auction Results

2018 Amelia Island Auction Results

he 2018 Amelia Island auctions are finished and the response to the results has been mixed. The $80.4M total across all five auction houses was down from 2017, which was expected due to fewer and less expensive cars being offered. Perhaps more important, the final figure was well below Hagerty’s forecast of $91M due to several misses among the most …

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A Matra 650 In The Tour Auto

A Matra 650 In The Tour Auto

The 2018 Tour Auto Optic 2000 is about to make the French relive one of the greatest pages in the history of the country’s motor sport achievements. A Matra is going to take part in the event recalling the victory of this extraordinary car in the Tour de France Automobile in 1970 and 1971. In 1970, Jean-Luc Lagardère decided to …

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John Surtees’ One Owner 1957 BMW 507 To Be Offered For The First Time

John Surtees’ One Owner 1957 BMW 507 To Be Offered For The First Time

Bonhams is thrilled to announce that it will offer the rare, one-owner 1957 BMW 507 Roadster (£2,000,000 – 2,200,000) directly from the estate of the late John Surtees CBE, at the Festival of Speed Sale on 13 July at Goodwood. At the time that he acquired the car as new in 1957, John was the reigning 500cc Motorcycle World Champion, …

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Practical Classics: Classic Car & Restauration Show

Practical Classics: Classic Car & Restauration Show

Officially the UK’s fastest growing classic car event and often hailed as the 'friendly classic car show', over 25,000 enthusiasts will be joining the Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show, with Discovery this year, bringing together all aspects of classic motoring. From barn finds discovered after many years of storage and those project cars that have stalled in an owner’s …

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Coys At Techno Classica, Essen - Super Sale Now Online

Coys At Techno Classica, Essen - Super Sale Now Online

Coys are delighted to announce that the super high quality Techno Classica Auction is now online.  With 115 of the highest quality lots on offer and a sale value in the tens of millions of Euros, this is one of the most exciting auction events to take place in Europe this year. A full lot list is available at www.coys.co.uk.   1936 Brooke …

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FEATURED CLASSICS

1980 FERRARI 308 GTB

1980 FERRARI 308 GTB

by Ruote Da Sogno Srl

1980 Ferrari 308 GTB Carter Secco Serial Number: # 34241 Engine Number: # 01710 two owners from new with only 36.900 Km Matching Numbers & Matching Colors RuotedaSogno.com is pleased to offer one of the lowest-mileage, most original Surviving 1980 Ferrari 308 GTB Dry Sump, an exceptionally, largely original, Unrestored 36.900-Km example. The car is without a doubt one of …

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2002 ASTON MARTIN DB7

2002 ASTON MARTIN DB7

by Post Vintage

What better time to buy a convertible? An immaculately presented two owner DB7 Vantage Volante. Finished in a very desirable colour scheme of Aviemore blue with ivory and Pacific blue leather. Extras include GT mesh grill, wind deflector, 6 disc multi-changer, original Becker and factory fitted battery conditioner. Recent works by ourselves to replace all twelve coil packs and plugs. …

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1967 JAGUAR E-TYPE

1967 JAGUAR E-TYPE

by Pendine  

Original Factory Colours of Opalescent Silver Grey with Red Trim – Fully Restored Built in January 1967, this is one of the last Series 1’s built. It was shipped to Singapore that year, with correspondence from the son of the first owner explaining how a …

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MARKET TRENDS

98 Porsches Were Auctioned At Amelia Island. Where’s The Tipping Point?

98 Porsches Were Auctioned At Amelia Island. Where’s The Tipping Point?

Even toddling lemonade stand entrepreneurs know the law of supply and demand—it’s the one common economic principle all buyers and sellers can recite. And with a healthy 20 percent of the 493 cars offered at Amelia Island this year being Porsches, it is completely understandable that auction goers were wondering aloud how the flood of Stuttgart supply would impact prices. …

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TOP CARS

ONE MOMENT IN TIME

1977 Zolder, Grand Prix de Belgique – The BRM mechanics on the tailboard of the Stanley transporter in the very last season of British Racing Motors: Paul Fisher, Martin Roy and Roger Barsby; photographed by Andreas Hackbarth, D – Thomas Horat Collection

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UPCOMING EVENTS & AUCTIONS

Techno Classica Essen

Techno Classica Essen

World Show for Vintage, Classic and Prestige Automobiles, Motorsport, Motorcycles, Spare Parts, Restauration and World Club Meeting. www.siha.de

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Retro Classics

Retro Classics

Fantastic automotive legends from the four corners of the world with classic elegance await admirers of beautiful curves and hot engines. www.retro-classics.de

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Donington Historic

Donington Historic

Whether you’re a long-time enthusiast or have never seen a historic racing car in action before, you’ll find plenty to entertain you at the Donington Historic Festival. After seven very successful years the event is firmly established as a major fixture on the international historic racing calendar, attracting many thousands of spectators, hundreds of world-class historic racing cars and huge …

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Challenge And GT Days

Challenge And GT Days

The Challenge and GT Days are a private and special event for all generations of Ferrari Challenge and all Ferrari GT cars. www.fchgt.com

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Bonhams: The Monaco Sale
Grand Prix de Monaco Historique

Grand Prix de Monaco Historique

The next Grand Prix de Monaco Historique will mark the 11th edition of this prestigious event (May 11-13, 2018) in the Principality. The Organizing Committee and the Historic Department of Automobile Club de Monaco (ACM) have already made three crucial decisions. www.acm.mc

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RM Sotheby's: Monaco

RM Sotheby's: Monaco

The perfect blend of gentility, glitz, hedonism, and top-rank motorsport, Monaco provides the perfect backdrop for RM Sotheby's biennial Monaco auction. www.rmsothebys.com

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1000 Finarte

1000 Finarte

Today, the Italian market has been taken over by the most important International auction houses: Finarte wants to be their major competitor and main reference for art collectors and market players. www.finarte.it

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PROFILE

Maserati 300 S

The 300 S is one of the most beautiful Maseratis: The man, who said this, must know. Because he drove the model, which is practically the two-seat version of the Formula-1-Monoposto Maserati 250, in numerous races. He even won some of them. Especially in the car with the chassis number 3080, which was changed in 1959 factory to number 3083 in 1959. …

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