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Preview: Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance

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. Begun in 1950, this concours is the top-ranking collector car competition in the world. It is also the event to which most other modern concours now trace …

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TOP NEWS

1932-34 Alfa Romeo Tipo B Grand Prix Monoposto At Bonhams FOS Auction

1932-34 Alfa Romeo Tipo B Grand Prix Monoposto At Bonhams FOS Auction

Among the myriad great names of British motor racing history, that of Richard Ormonde Shuttleworth is equally well known today within both historic aviation and international motor racing circles. This is thanks largely to the Shuttleworth Collection of historic aircraft, with its motor vehicles as a subsidiary feature, which commemorates this great enthusiast and sportsman, more than 75 years after …

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Museu do Caramulo Opens The Largest Porsche Exhibition Ever In Portugal

Museu do Caramulo Opens The Largest Porsche Exhibition Ever In Portugal

Museu do Caramulo opened on June 23rd its main exhibition for 2018, entitled "Porsche: 70 years of evolution" and dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the iconic German brand from Stuttgart. The exhibition presents its visitors to the history of Porsche through an alignment of unparalleled models in Portugal, with rare examples of high historical and racing value such as …

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Happy Birthday Dino! Record Number Of Dinos Flock To Maranello

Happy Birthday Dino! Record Number Of Dinos Flock To Maranello

More than 150 Dinos and over 300 customers from all over the world flocked to Maranello and Ferrari on Saturday 30 June for an event celebrating the 50th anniversary of the road debut of the first production car. The Dino, one of the world’s best-loved and biggest selling Ferraris, had a rather long gestation. Fitted with a six-cylinder engine designed …

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Incredibly Rare Porsche 550A Spyder Heads to Mecum Monterey 2018 Auction

Incredibly Rare Porsche 550A Spyder Heads to Mecum Monterey 2018 Auction

The Porsche 550A Spyder ranks among the all-time royalty at the head table of Porsche history. One of these rare models—one of only 39 built and a three-time race winner during the 1958 season—will head to the auction block at The Daytime Auction in Monterey, California. Mecum’s annual event on the Monterey Peninsula takes place Aug. 23-25 at the Hyatt …

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McLaren 600LT: The Next Chapter In The McLaren 'Longtail' Story

McLaren 600LT: The Next Chapter In The McLaren 'Longtail' Story

The McLaren 600LT marks the beginning of the next chapter in the McLaren ‘Longtail’ (LT) story and at the same time sets a new sportscar benchmark as the fastest, most powerful and most track-focused – yet road legal – Sports Series McLaren has created. “The McLaren 600LT is only the fourth ‘Longtail’ McLaren in more than two decades. The McLaren …

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The New World Tour In The Vault

The New World Tour In The Vault

After an extensive renovation, the Vault presented by Hagerty® has more than doubled in size and now features over 250 vehicles from around the world. Discover some of the most iconic and rare cars, motorcycles, and trucks spanning over 120 years of automotivehistory on the largest guided automotive tour in the United States.  Guided tours traverse the globe, featuring vehicles …

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Artcurial Motorcars Achieves A Record Result For An Auction At Le Mans

Artcurial Motorcars Achieves A Record Result For An Auction At Le Mans

The 5th edition of Le Mans Classic by Artcurial Motorcars began just after 14.00 on Saturday 7 July, with sunshine pouring into a packed saleroom at le Circuit de la Sarthe. This biennial auction is held as part of the prestigious historic motor racing event Le Mans Classic, attracting enthusiasts and collectors from around the world. On the rostrum, Maitre Hervé Poulain was …

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FEATURED CLASSICS

1952 Jaguar XK 120 Roadster by Cristiano Luzzago

1952 Jaguar XK 120 Roadster by Cristiano Luzzago

Our friendly dealer Christiano Luzzago offers this stunning Jaguar XK 120 Roadster. The car is complete with the original road equipment front/rear bumpers, wiper arms and motor, hood frame with blue mohair soft top, front windscreen frame with glass. Built on 15 may 1952, delivered to New York on 23 May 1952 to Hoffmann distributor Find out more about the …

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1967 Ferrari 330 GT 2+2 Serie II by HK-Engineering

1967 Ferrari 330 GT 2+2 Serie II by HK-Engineering

HK Engineering offers a wonderfully elegant and sporty Ferrari 330 GT 2 + 2 coupe of the coveted Series II, which has already been delivered with the shapely individual headlights. In total, only 452 vehicles of the second series were produced. The car is in uniquely beautiful and very well maintained original condition and was delivered ex factory in ivory …

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1993 De Tomaso Pantera GT5-S by Speed 8 Classics

1993 De Tomaso Pantera GT5-S by Speed 8 Classics

De Tomaso Pantera GT5-S in exceptional good and original condition! Only 17000km! Black with beige leather, all matching, books, factory built sheet, toolsset...top car ! 1 of only 187 ever built! Real collectors item! Year: 1993 Engine: 351Cui/ V8 Transmission: five speed manual Mileage: 17 234 km Learn more about the car here     Stay tuned …

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MARKET TRENDS

5 Great Alternatives To High-Priced Muscle Cars

5 Great Alternatives To High-Priced Muscle Cars

Several years ago, a men’s magazine had a popular feature that suggested healthier substitutes to your favorite food cravings. As enthusiasts, it is not unusual for us to crave a certain vehicle, only to find ourselves a few pennies short for that special car. Rather than spend your time hoping something will fall into your lap, you could be having …

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TOP CARS

ONE MOMENT IN TIME

1968 Elkhart Lake, Road America Can-Am Challenge Cup – Lothar Motschenbacher with his crew in the paddock, he finished 6th in his McLaren M6B-Ford – Thomas Horat Collection

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UPCOMING EVENTS & AUCTIONS

Bonhams: Goodwood Festival Of Speed

Bonhams: Goodwood Festival Of Speed

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

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Silverstone Classic

Silverstone Classic

The world’s biggest classic motor racing festival features the cream of historic racing action from Formula One, Sports Cars, GT and Touring Car grids with over 20 races and demonstrations, and over 1,000 race entries. www.silverstoneclassic.com

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New England Auto Auction

New England Auto Auction

Founded in 1974, The Owls Head Transportation Museum is an operating, nonprofit museum with a strong focus on educational initiatives. Located on the Maine coast near the Knox County Regional Airport, the Museum is a place where machines of a bygone era are celebrated through conservation, preservation and demonstration www.owlshead.org

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Mecum: Monterey

Mecum: Monterey

Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and Spa - Del Monte Golf Course 1 Old Golf Course Road Monterey, CA 93940 www.mecum.com

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Pebble Beach Retroauto

Pebble Beach Retroauto

We welcome back favorite car guys Jay Leno and Donald Osborne, who promise to delve into not only the breakthroughs but the backfires that led to the automobile. Spike Feresten will press Jerry Seinfeld to divulge some inside stories from his popular web series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee. And Wayne Carini chats with other personalities and producers bringing the automotive life to television. www.pbclassiccarforum.com

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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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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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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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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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PROFILE

De Tomaso Mangusta

The De Tomaso Mangusta - like most of the De Tomasos of the 1960s - had a difficult struggle to see the light of day, because of the influence of Carroll Shelby and the car manufacturer Ghia. De Tomaso experimented with a sports car with central tube frame on Ford V8 base for Carroll Shelby. He designed a mid-engine layout …

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