EDITORIAL

Remembering Jim Clark

Tomorrow marks 50 years since the untimely death of racing legend Jim Clark, which racer Brian Redman reflects on in this excerpt from Brian Redman: Daring Drivers, Deadly Tracks. Copyright 2016, Evro Publishing Limited. Reprinted with permission. The 1968 BOAC Six Hours at Brands Hatch was held on the same April weekend as test days at Le Mans in France …

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TOP NEWS

Retro Classics Gallery by Rainer Selzer

Retro Classics Gallery by Rainer Selzer

Organizers, exhibitors and visitors agreed: The 18th edition of the Stuttgart Retro Classics was a complete success! Our friend and photographer Rainer Selzer captured the action of the Retro Classics in this stunning gallery. The catchment area of ​​Retro Classics has once again expanded: this time, not only guests from neighboring European countries were welcomed, but also from Australia or …

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Preview: Stella Alpina 2018

Preview: Stella Alpina 2018

Make a note of the dates for the 33rd Stella Alpina tribute rally this year. Lots of new ideas are on the table for 2018, the most exciting being the high-altitude hospitality at Moena, the Enchantress of the Dolomites, and the itinerary crossing the most spectacular passes in the Alps. The Stella Alpina is valid for ACI’s “SuperClassiche” Trophy, only …

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Dealer Profile: J.D Classics

Dealer Profile: J.D Classics

For more than a quarter of a century JD CLASSICS has built up A FIRST CLASS REPUTATION for sourcing, restoring and maintaining the most significant road and racing cars in the world. Click here to take a look at their listings on collectorscarworld.com. The JD Classics team of around 60 craftsmen and engineers create not only some of the most …

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Highlights Of The Bonhams FOS Auction

Highlights Of The Bonhams FOS Auction

Bonhams offers a great selection of collector's motor cars and automobilia at their Goodwood Festival of Speed Sale on 13 July at Chichester, Goodwood. Here are some of the highlight lots:   1961 Aston Martin DB4GT Zagato 1934 Alfa Romeo Tipo B Monoposto Report by collectorscarworld.com, bonhams.com

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Grand Prix de Monaco Historique 2018

Grand Prix de Monaco Historique 2018

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. Following a request by drivers willing to enter pre-war cars, the A-series (organized in 2016 as a demonstration event) …

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1946 Siata 500 Record by Marreyt-Classics

1946 Siata 500 Record by Marreyt-Classics

How marvellous to notice that in the period surrounding WWII also the Italian small car manufacturers had big ambitions to break speed records by building exceptional sports cars. A typical example is this one-off 1938 Siata 500 Record, - constructed using an intelligently upgraded Topolino chassis. - tuned with the typical Siata Supertesta cylinder head on the popular Fiat Topolino engine block …

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Amazing Barn Find: 1955 Jaguar XK 140 Coupé

Amazing Barn Find: 1955 Jaguar XK 140 Coupé

As always when a barn gets opened, the tension rises. This time all expectations were exceeded. A Jaguar XK140 with Michelotti body, a Ferrari 308 GT4, a Series 1 Jaguar E-Type, Wolseley, Citroen were found. They were owned by a deceased Belgian collector. The Jaguar XK140 will offered at Bonhams at its annual Monaco Sale on May, 13. Unfortunately the …

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KW Autos At Goodwood MM 2018

KW Autos At Goodwood MM 2018

Despite the dreadful weather at this years Goodwood Member’s Meeting that was held on 17th and 18th of March, the fifth edition since 2014 of this great event was very entertaining. Klassische Automobile (KW) once again brought the ex “Scuderia Ferrari” Alfa Romeo 8C Monza to Goodwood. On Saturday the weather was incredibly challenging, as for the first time in …

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FEATURED CLASSICS

1963 Ferrari 250 GT Lusso

1963 Ferrari 250 GT Lusso

by Copley

Engine Number 4467 GT with numero interno 1448/73 E, the 57th of 350 250 GT/L built by Carrozzeria Scaglietti and designed by Pinin Farina, 3.0 litre Colombo V12 engine, 4 speed gearbox, disc brakes at all 4 …

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1971 Alfa Romeo 2000 GTV FIA

1971 Alfa Romeo 2000 GTV FIA

by Eleven Cars

This beautiful white Alfa Romeo 2000 GTV FIA, which only ran 58200km, equipped with a beautiful black racing interior, is now for sale at Eleven Cars.

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1980 Porsche 935 L1 "Baby"

1980 Porsche 935 L1 "Baby"

by Graber Sportgarage AG

This is the Tubeframe car built for the 1980 DRM Championship by Jan Lundgardh (S), Josef Zierkelbach (D) and Porsche Engineer Eberhard Braun (D). to run in the under 2.0 L    …

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MARKET TRENDS

These 1950s And ’60s American Cars Might Be On The Rebound

These 1950s And ’60s American Cars Might Be On The Rebound

While vintage trucks and SUVs continue their surging rush of popularity, along with a selection of Japanese performance cars from the 1980s and ’90s, prices of American cars from before the muscle car age have been mostly flat. In general, enthusiasts and collectors gravitate toward the cars they remember when they were young, and these days the contingent that look …

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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

1965 Oulton Park, VI Spring Trophy – Jack Brabham in his Brabham BT16-Honda (DNF), the race was won by teammate Denny Hulme in the Brabham BT16-SCA – Thomas Horat Collection

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UPCOMING EVENTS & AUCTIONS

Terre di Canossa

Terre di Canossa

Terre di Canossa is a “Grand Event” (a coveted title assigned by CSAI to the most important Italian rallies), with many foreign participants: over 50% of the competitors come from all over the world! www.granpremioterredicanossa.it

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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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Spa-Classic

Spa-Classic

Spa-Classic, created in 2011, has gone from strength to strength and today it is among the major European events for historic cars. In 2017, the 7th Spa-Classic fulfilled all its promises setting new records for spectators, more than 20 000. www.peterauto.peter.fr

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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

Ferrari 250 GT Berlinetta

The filigree bumpers, the golden paint - good reasons to be irritated. After all, this Short Wheelbase wears an aluminum dress of the Carrozzeria Scaglietti, a real competitive device.  Gerard Spinedi, first owner from Geneva, had just a special taste, whose characteristics reflect in other unorthodox details. For example the headlight on the right fender or the additional wiper above …

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