EDITORIAL

The Monaco Sale „Les Grandes Marques A Monaco“

The Monaco Sale „Les Grandes Marques A Monaco“ will take place on May 11 in Monte Carlo, where one of the most widely usable and best-known of all early-period sports-racing Ferraris – a 1953 Ferrari 625 TF Two-Seat Spider - is going to be auctioned. Furthermore Bonhams is privileged to offer not only the legendary Ayrton Senna's last Monaco Grand …

Read more

Take a look at this week's news and we are sure you will enjoy what's going on. For all your ideas and advertising needs we are here around the clock. Please mail us via info@collectorscarworld.com.

Happy Motoring!

 

 Marc Enger
www.collectorscarworld.com
www.vintagestyle.eu
www.gloriousmotorcycles.com
www.thebeachmag.com
   

TOP NEWS

The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Classic

The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Classic

The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Classic, the first ever 300 SL specific all-inclusive event with full support for rally enthusiasts, celebrates the engineering legacy and design heritage of the world’s first super car – the 300 SL. For four days this November, the 300 SL Classic will run 1000 miles through the scenic backroads of northern Arizona from Scottsdale to Winslow …

Read more

The First Porsche 964 Lightweight Ever Built Arrives At Canepa

The First Porsche 964 Lightweight Ever Built Arrives At Canepa

The first 964 Lightweight ever built, 964 001. One of 22 Lightweight C4s ever produced, 1,746 original kilometers, more than 750 pounds lighter than a standard C4, conceived and designed by Jürgen Barth, 5-speed transmission with short-ratio gearing paired to all wheel drive, plexiglass windows and stripped interior for weight savings. Now available for purchase at Canepa Report by ccollectorscarworld.com …

Read more

Lost and Found: 1962 Maserati 3500GT By Gullwing Motorcars

Lost and Found: 1962 Maserati 3500GT By Gullwing Motorcars

This 1962 Maserati 3500GT left the factory carbureted, with a 5-speed gearbox and disc brakes. Only a handful of 3500GTs were built in this configuration. A lifelong black plate California car just extracted from barn storage where its been sitting quietly and undisturbed since 1978. Ivory with red leather interior and just one owner since 1967. An incredibly original matching …

Read more

75th Anniversary: Wolfgang Porsche

75th Anniversary: Wolfgang Porsche

Dr Wolfgang Porsche, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Porsche Automobil Holding SE and Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, will celebrate his 75th birthday on May 10. Born in Stuttgart, the youngest son of Dorothea and Ferry Porsche has been on the Supervisory Board of the sports car manufacturer since 1978 – an impressive 40 years. Oliver Blume, Chairman …

Read more

Brabham Is Back: The Stunning BT62

Brabham Is Back: The Stunning BT62

Building on a remarkable 70-year racing pedigree, David Brabham has announced Brabham's return to manufacturing at a gala event in central London, with the global launch of Brabham Automotive's first product, the stunning BT62. The Brabham BT62 continues the legendary 'BT' naming convention established by founders Jack Brabham and Ron Tauranac in the 1960s and honours the legacy of the …

Read more

Passionate illustration artist, Helge Jepsen

Passionate illustration artist, Helge Jepsen

Spring has hardly sprung in Germany, as I patiently await well-know illustration artist, Helge Jepsen in front of cafe Zweibar located in the heart of Rüttenscheid. I catch a glimpse of Helge walking in my direction. His demeanor is friendly, relaxed and down to earth and with his welcoming smile one can hardly fathom the extent of his success. The …

Read more

Brenners Classic – A Weekend with Supercars

Brenners Classic – A Weekend with Supercars

The famous Brenners Park Hotel & Spa in Baden-Baden, Germany, hosted a rally event in collaboration with McLaren Automotive last weekend. McLaren provided two of their own cars; Mercedes SLR and some beautiful Lamborghini and Porsche were joining the fast group. The rally started at the Brenners Hotel and continued through the scenic Black Forest. The highlight of the rally …

Read more

FEATURED CLASSICS

1963 LOTUS 23B

1963 LOTUS 23B

by Grand Prix Classics

Delivered new on 28 June 1962 to Voathermatic. Color – British Racing Green. Raced in English club racing for years. Then selling from Roger Hurst to Kelvin Jones to Lee Chapman. 23-S-29 comes to the United States in 1992. Still with the present owner for the past 24 years …

read more ...

1955 Lancia B24S Spyder America

1955 Lancia B24S Spyder America

by Hamann Classic Cars

As Lancia’s notoriety spread stateside following World War II, the time came for the company to offer an open sports car to the boom market in the United States. This model would have to have more power, as well as open coachwork better-suited to the warm climates of Florida, Texas, and, most of all, California. ​ The result was the …

read more ...

1951 Jaguar XK120 Period Competition Roadster

1951 Jaguar XK120

by J.D Classics

This very well-known XK120 was built in early 1951 and sold new through the Birmingham distributors P J Evans to its first owner Mr Dennis O'M Taylor. Taylor was an enthusiastic race and rally driver who between 1951 and 1953 campaigned the car extensively, indeed he competed so regularly that one Autosport article referred to him …

read more ...

MARKET TRENDS

Should You Buy, Sell, Or Hold These Six Sports Cars?

Should You Buy, Sell, Or Hold These Six Sports Cars?

As temperatures rise, the days stretch longer and the open road calls like a child crying for ice cream. You suddenly find yourself in the market for something fun to drive. A sports car, perhaps? But before you tidy up the garage and begin searching for a dream machine of your very own, it is worth diving into some research. …

Read more

TOP CARS

1968 Jaguar XKE

1968 Jaguar XKE

1963 Ferrari 330

1963 Ferrari 330

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

1953 Fiat 1100 tipo 103 ex-Mille Miglia

1953 Fiat 1100 tipo 103 ex-Mille Miglia

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

ONE MOMENT IN TIME

1949 Luzern, Slalom Lancé Allmend - Max de Terra at speed in the Cisitalia D46-Fiat 1100; photographed by Erich Pfeiffer, CH – Thomas Horat Collection

PRIVATE SALES SERVICE

We assist you in discreetly finding a new home for any rare collectors car, which is fresh to the market and historically significant. We equally act as agent for private buyers seeking to add to their collections, particularly those who require anonymity and expert guidance. We have been working with collectors, dealers and auction houses in Europe and the USA, which gives us a network of exclusive collectors contacts second to none. We want to ensure that sellers and collectors make the right choices and connect them on a private, exclusive and confidential base. Further information is available by contacting us at info@collectorscarworld.com.

UPCOMING EVENTS & AUCTIONS

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

Read more

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

Read more

Shamrock Witage Challenge

Shamrock Witage Challenge

This site is dedicated to historic motor sport in Ireland, helping preserve the heritage of early motoring and motor sport. Through organising and running events, from simple tours to fully competitive trials, Irish Racing Green aim to encourage and foster those interested in this world of old cars. www.irishracinggreen.ie

Read more

Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este

Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este

At the end of May, the big family of classic beauties on two and four wheels traditionally comes together on the shores of Lake Como in Italy. This is a time when brilliance and radiance from yesteryear come together. Participants and visitors for the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este will already have noted the weekend from 25th to 27th May 2018 …

Read more

Modena Cento Ore Classic

Modena Cento Ore Classic

The “Cento Ore” is an exciting journey on a wonderful scenic route with circuit races, hillclimbs on closed roads and unique evenings in astonishing locations, all sewed together with touristic and cultural hints. www.modenacentooreclassic.it

Read more

Le Mans Classic

Le Mans Classic

Le Mans Classic gives now-and-already go to all classic car enthusiasts on 6, 7 and 8 July 2018 on the Grand Circuit 24 Hours of Le Mans. In 2016, more than 123.000 spectators had found their way in Sarthe to admire nearly 550 race cars on the track and 8.500 vintage cars in general enclosure specially designed to accommodate 180 …

Read more

Goodwood Revival

Goodwood Revival

The only historic race meeting to be staged in period theme, recreating the romance and glamour of motor racing as it used to be, the Goodwood Motor Circuit comes alive for Revival, both on and off the historic track. www.goodwood.com

Read more

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

Read more

PROFILE

1960 Porsche 356 Runge Special

Porsche purists should avert their eyes now. If you obsess over Porsche Club of America judging guidelines, this car will give you nightmares. If you appreciate creativity and passion and are in awe of anyone who can restore their own car, you’ll appreciate this one quite a lot. This is not a restoration, nor is it a kit car or …

Read more