EDITORIAL

The Generation Game At Silverstone Classic

With record racing grids plus massive car club displays, supercars are no strangers to the Silverstone Classic… now, though, they will have their own dazzling dedicated display. The spectacular ‘Supercar Legends presented by Yokohama’ showcase is a major new attraction based right at the heart of the venue’s prestigious International Paddock and will be open to the event’s 100,000 visitors …

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TOP NEWS

Flat-Out Corvette Powered Porsche 911

Flat-Out Corvette Powered Porsche 911

The first thing you notice about Bob Radke’s canary yellow 1975 Porsche 911 is that it doesn’t sound like a Porsche. Too much boom-boom out of the twin exhaust, and where’s that trademark whizz of the cooling fan? Open the hatch and you’ll see why: instead of a flat-six from Zuffenhausen, there’s an American lump in cast-aluminum with eight plug …

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New Aston Martin DBS Superleggera

New Aston Martin DBS Superleggera

DBS Superleggera. A true thoroughbred that marks the return of not one, but two illustrious names. With DBS, Aston Martin is reviving an iconic nameplate that first appeared on in 1967, while Touring's famous mark - Superleggera - will once again adorn the bonnet of an Aston Martin. A collaboration that originally paved the way to the DB4, 5 and …

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Dealer Profile: Ascott Collection

Dealer Profile: Ascott Collection

A passion for classic cars is the Ascott Collection company’s very raison d’être. Competition, technological innovation, history, beauty and rarity are the common characteristics of the cars which make up the collection. A collection in constant movement: All the cars are ready to race The Howmet TX, powered by a helicopter turbine, is particularly emblematic of the company’s DNA. Bringing …

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Den Hartogh Collection 100% Sold

Den Hartogh Collection 100% Sold

Bonhams sold the largest collection of Fords in the world on-site at the Den Hartogh Museum in the Netherlands. The sale was 100% by both lot and value, an astonishing result for a sale comprising more than 300 lots. The sale total was €6,157,353. The sale attracted interest from across the globe, with more than 500 people registering to bid …

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Lamborghini Polo Storico Restores The Iconic Miura SVR

Lamborghini Polo Storico Restores The Iconic Miura SVR

Lamborghini Polo Storico has completed restoration of one of the most famous Miuras ever built: the Miura SVR. On the occasion of its delivery, the car was also exhibited at Japan’s Nakayama Circuit. As is well-documented, only 763 Lamborghini Miuras were produced, between 1966 and 1972, at the company’s plant in Sant’Agata Bolognese, Italy. The number of Miuras built outside …

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Gallery of Dreams: Porsche Drive Grossglockner

Gallery of Dreams: Porsche Drive Grossglockner

Photographer Stefan Bogner has breathed soul into mountain passes. For his new book Porsche Drive Grossglockner, he assembled an unparalleled collection of Porsche cars in front of his lens. For Porsche enthusiasts, the feeling is the same as it would be for biologists to discover a rare Javan rhinoceros, a South China tiger, a wild panda or a North Island …

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FEATURED CLASSICS

1966 Ferrari 330 GTC by Talacrest

1966 Ferrari 330 GTC

by Talacrest

Take a look at this stunning Ferrari 330 GTC by Talacrest. 1966 London Motor Show car; 1 of 21 RHD examples; Documented history; Totally restored in superb condition Find out more here   Stay tuned with our weekly newsletter! Report by talacrest.com

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Porsche 911 SC / RS 3.0 by RMD bvba

Porsche 911 SC / RS 3.0

by RMD bvba

The car was born as a 1983 911 SC Coupé which was build-up from the bare shell to 1974 RS 3.0 Group 3 rally/race specification in Italy in 2016 with no expenses spared and fully compliant with FIA regulations. Its specification is outstanding as follows : Sport gearbox and AP Racing clutch Arrows racing 46mm sport exhaust Sport suspension with …

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1990 BMW Z1 by Ruote da Sogno

1990 BMW Z1

by Ruote da Sogno

In the mid-1980s, a new high-tech company, destined to become a benchmark the world over, was born: BMW Technik GmbH, better known internationally as “ZT”. In just six months, the BMW Technik GmbH team had accomplished exactly what it had set out to achieve: designer concepts, the use of cutting-edge materials, and a cut in development time. All of this …

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MARKET TRENDS

The Private Sale Is Making A Comeback

The Private Sale Is Making A Comeback

When news broke this month that a 1963 Ferrari 250 GTO sold privately for $70 million, it was a good reminder that between all of the auctions we talk so much about, there’s also a lot going on in the private market. Is this GTO sale part of a shift away from auctions and a return to the private market? …

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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

1970 Piccolo Circuito delle Madonie, Targa Florio – race winner Jo Siffert passes the finish line in the Porsche 908/03 he shared with Brian Redman; photographed by Tony Triolo, USA – Thomas Horat Collection

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UPCOMING EVENTS & AUCTIONS

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

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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 …

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Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

Where else can you see and hear historic race cars at full speed doing what they were originally intended to do … and that’s race. The annual Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion is a celebration of motorsport history that brings approximately 550 race cars together in one open paddock for everyone to enjoy. Each accepted car, from more than 1,000 entry …

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Stella Alpina

Stella Alpina

Make a note of the Stella Alpina dates in your diary as it's when the Stella Alpina will be back in the mountains, with two nights in the best hotels of Moena, the enchanted village in the heart of the Dolomites. www.stellaalpinastorica.it

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Pebble Beach

Pebble Beach

Car collectors worldwide dream of competing at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, where the famed 18th fairway of Pebble Beach Golf Links is the stage and the rolling Pacific Ocean serves as backdrop. www.pebblebeachconcours.net

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Bonhams: Goodwood Festival Of Speed

Bonhams: Goodwood Festival Of Speed

Collector's Motor Cars and Automobilia www.bonhams.com

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Silver Arrows

Silver Arrows

Following the successful ‘Silver Arrows 1934 - 1939’ exhibition held in 2012, the Louwman Museum, in close cooperation with Mercedes-Benz Classic in Stuttgart, Germany, is proud to host an exhibition of the legendary Mercedes-Benz racing cars from the 1950s during the summer months. www.louwmanmuseum.nl

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Porsche Rennsport Reunion

Porsche Rennsport Reunion

The four-day “family reunion” takes place September 27-30 at legendary WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca near Monterey, California. Posters for past Rennsport Reunions quickly became collector’s items. www.porsche.com

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PROFILE

John Surtees BMW 507 At Bonhams FOS Sale

Bonhams has been truly privileged to have been selected by the family of the late, great, multiple World Champion motorcyclist and racing driver, John Surtees CBE, to offer this most outstanding, extremely rare (and intensely gorgeous) BMW 507 Coupé, which he owned from new for effectively 70 years. Within the documentation file accompanying this mouth-watering motor car is a confirmatory …

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