EDITORIAL

Tribute To Targa Florio 2018

The 102nd edition of the Targa Florio Classica took place over the weekend of 5-7 October. A large contingent of vintage cars tackled the challenging Madonie Circuit, in the hills above Palermo, in an exciting regularity race. Tribute. Alongside the race, which in the competitive era Ferrari won on more than 30 occasions, if we also include category wins, Ferrari cars …

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TOP NEWS

Rossfeld: Spectacular Hill Climb In Bavaria

Rossfeld: Spectacular Hill Climb In Bavaria

Hundreds of people made their way up the mountain in the early hours of the morning – hordes of fans of historic cars, many of them in contemporary Bavarian costume. Their objective? To secure the perfect spectators’ spot along the Rossfeld-Höhenring road in the Berchtesgaden Alps, where all the action was set to take place on 29 and 30 September. …

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AutoRetro 2018: The Show Begins

AutoRetro 2018: The Show Begins

The XXXV International Classic Vehicle Exhibition in Barcelona brings together more than 250 exhibitors and is committed to connecting with fans and collectors. Barcelona, ​​October 2018.- More than 250 national and international exhibitors and 600 classic vehicles on display, with thousands of items available in accessories, spare parts, publications and vintage objects will make up the commercial presentation in the …

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Porsche Definitively Enters The Electric Era With The New Taycan

Porsche Definitively Enters The Electric Era With The New Taycan

Six billion euros in investments, 1,200 new employees for the launch of the Taycan alone, the ongoing development of Porsche Production 4.0 and an unparalleled knowledge campaign rolled out throughout the entire company: in firmly committing to electric mobility, the sports car manufacturer is undergoing a process of major change and once again reaffirming its ability to safeguard its future. …

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Imola-Classic: All About

Imola-Classic: All About

In 2012, 2013 and 2016, Peter Auto organised meetings to give the entrants the opportunity to race on the renowned Enzo and Dino Ferrari circuit. Now it’s time to do it again! The drivers loved the Imola track, which hosted the San Marino F1 Grand Prix for 25 years, in the previous events. They will flock back this year in …

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$30 Million in Overall Sales Realized at Mecum Dallas 2018

$30 Million in Overall Sales Realized at Mecum Dallas 2018

Mecum Dallas 2018 reached $30 million in overall sales totals as 839 collector cars hammered sold for a 73 percent sell-through rate. The total sales achieved constitute an amazing 34 percent increase over 2017. 2017 Ford GTTwin-Turbo 3.5L/647 HP, Serial No. 77 (Lot S69) The auction’s top 10 sellers list was dominated by Ford’s GT, with four examples claiming their …

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The Future Of British Luxury: A Bentley And Royal College Of Art Collaboration

The Future Of British Luxury: A Bentley And Royal College Of Art Collaboration

Bentley has collaborated with design students from the Royal College of Art’s (RCA) Intelligent Mobility programme to envisage the future of British luxury*. The students were challenged to imagine how – in an increasingly virtual and digital world – elements of physical materiality, technology and craftsmanship can be curated to create a truly luxurious Grand Touring experience. Bentley’s Design Director Stefan Sielaff, …

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FEATURED CLASSICS

1987 Porsche 959 by Copley

1987 Porsche 959 by Copley

S/N WP0ZZZ95ZHS90014, Guards Red with black interior, 450hp 2.85 litre sequential twin turbo charged flat 6 cylinder engine making for 0 - 60 in under 4 seconds, 6 speed manual transmission including gelande off-road gear... ...permanent all-wheel-drive with PSK variable adjust, electronically adjustable ride height and shock damping, hollow magnesium light alloy wheels, air conditioning, original Blaupunkt Bremen SQR 46 …

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Jaguar Type E 3.8 FHC FIA by Eleven Cars

Jaguar Type E 3.8 FHC FIA by Eleven Cars

Eleven Cars offers this stunning Jaguar Type E 3.8 FHC FIA! A great offer for 180.000 €! Find out more about the car here.   Report by eleven-cars.com Photos by Thomas Cortesi

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JDAVID Porsche 935 by Canepa

JDAVID Porsche 935 by Canepa

During the mid-70s the Porsche factory reigned supreme with dominate performances from their rugged turbo-powered production racecars. By 1979 the factory began to switch its efforts to the new 936, 956, and 962 prototype, non-production based racing cars. This change spelt the end for the factory Porsche 935. However, a demand still existed for the continued development of the ferocious …

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MARKET TRENDS

The Hottest 25 Collector Vehicles This Fall

The Hottest 25 Collector Vehicles This Fall

Wade through the multitude of trucks in the latest Hagerty Vehicle Rating and you’ll notice there are three cars seated at the cool kids’ table. Rubbing elbows with those popular SUVs and pickups are the 1992–2002 Mazda RX-7, 1971–73 Buick Riviera, and 2000–06 BMW M3. Note: The Hagerty Vehicle Rating is based on a 0–100 scale. A 50-point rating indicates …

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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

1966 Nürburgring, 1000 km ADAC – the Bob Bondurant/Paul Hawkins Porsche 906E (4th) overtakes the Tartaruga MGB of Alex Bieber/Peter Scherrer; photographed by Rolf Homann, D – Thomas Horat Collection

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UPCOMING EVENTS & AUCTIONS

Bonhams: The Padua Auction
AutoRetro

AutoRetro

AutoRetro Barcelona, Event of Classical and Collection Vehicles, offers to its visitors, amateurs/collectors or general public, a whole display exclusively dedicated to classical motor. www.english.autoretro.es

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ClassicAuto Madrid

ClassicAuto Madrid

ClassicAuto Madrid, International Event of Classic Vehicle, is a fairground initiative of commercial nature, dedicated to classic motor that takes place, every year, in Madrid. www.classicautomadrid.com

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Bonhams: The Bond Street Sale
The Classic Expo

The Classic Expo

The Classic Expo will be opening the pit lane at Messezentrum Salzburg on the 19th – 21st October 2018 to provide fascinating insights into the history of the automobile down the many decades of motorised travel. www.classicexpo.at

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RM Sotheby's: The Porsche 70th Anniversary Sale

RM Sotheby's: The Porsche 70th Anniversary Sale

RM Sotheby's, in collaboration with the Porsche Experience Center Atlanta, is delighted to announce The Porsche 70th Anniversary Sale, an exclusive, single-marque auction to be held at the ground-breaking home of Porsche Cars North America (PCNA) in Atlanta. www.rmsothebys.com

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Flight Of The Condor

Flight Of The Condor

Join us on a breathtaking journey through three of the most spectacular countries South America. As we explore Colombia, Ecuador and Peru you’ll discover stunning coastlines, soaring peaks, vibrant rainforest, ancient mysteries and amazing cultures, and this being a Rally Round event you’ll have plenty of time to enjoy them all with friends old and new. This highly sociable rally …

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Interclassics Brussels

Interclassics Brussels

Sixty years ago, the World Expo was held from 17 April to 19 October 1958 at the Heyzel grounds in Brussels under the name ‘Expo ‘58’. www.interclassics.be

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PROFILE

Porsche 911 Carrera RSR 3.0

With the Porsche 911 Carrera RSR 3.0, powered by a 3.0-liter six-cylinder boxer engine, Michael Roock and Uwe Alzen won the GTS class in Plateau 6 of the Le Mans Classic 2018. Already in 2016, the two were successful at the same place repeating their class victory. Uwe Alzen and Michael Roock share a long history together. At the beginning …

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