Coys Christmas No 1 - Second Year In a Row!
2014 BMW Z4
2013 BMW Z4
2012 BMW Zagato Coupé
2012 Fiat 695 Maserati Edition
2011 BMW 328 Hommage
2011 BMW 6-Series
2011 Fiat 695 Tributo Ferrari
2011 Gumpert Tornante
2011 Land Rover Design Discovery
2011 Land Rover Range Rover 5.0 Cosworth Autobiography
|BMW 328 achieves highest single vehicle sale price (£494,600) for December Auction sales Coys rounded off a highly successful year with their final auction of 2012, 'True Greats', on December 4th, at Westminster, London, with sale results now nearing £4 million, and many new record auction prices achieved for this year in the UK. Among the many great cars sold, Coys' wonderful BMW 328 achieved a selling price of £494,600, also selling were both their Lamborghini Miuras for £421,800 and £260,000. Achieving a sale price for the the beautiful Mercedes-Benz 300SL Roadster of £433,000 and £382,600 for an extremely rare Aston Martin DB5 Vantage, to mention only a few of the many notable prices achieved. The very sporting Bentley Mk VI Countryman Woody estate by Radford made £73,480, and the charming Talbot-Darracq offered by Coys directly from the estate of Bill Boddy sold for £18,880. The barn discovery original Fiat 508 Mille Miglia sold to an English collector for £62,280, with the matching number original body Bentley 4 ¼ selling for £100,000. Two final notable results were the sale of one of the finest Riley Imps offered to the market in recent times for £85,200, and a beautiful 4 ¼ Overdrive Bentley with unique continental coachwork, selling for £80,000. In addition to the great prices for motor cars, Coys' bumper collection of rare film posters and the Keeler Collection of fine models and related automobilia achieved over £200,000, nearly 80% over estimate across the board. Coys are delighted to end their 2012 calendar of auctions with such a highly successful sale, and look forward to what they believe will be an even better year in 2013, starting with their sports and racing car auction at the Autosport International show, the largest in Europe, on January 12th at the NEC. Entries are stil invited for this sale.|
| 1955 Targa Florio: Two Brits Run Wild Over the Sicilian CountrysideThe 1955 season for Mercedes-Benz had been filled with great joy, but it would also be muted by great tragedy. Now, with one final race to run, a pair of British drivers prepared to take on an impressive array of cars and drivers. Talented and young, these two would face an experienced field and a formidable course. They would certainly be battered over the course of the race. The question would be if they could rise above it all to stand at the top.|
Founded in 1906 by Vincenzo Florio, the Ta....
| Anniversary Race Through Patagonia: Bmw Group Classic Lines Up With Three Historic Cars For The '1000 Millas Sport'◾Anniversary race through Patagonia: BMW Group Classic lines up with three historic cars for the '1000 Millas Sport' in Argentina.|
◾BMW 328 Kamm racing saloon, BMW 2000 CS and BMW 3.0 CS add further allure to the starting field for the 25th edition of South America's most important classic car rally.
Munich/San Carlos de Bariloche. On 14 – 16 November 2013 more than 130 historic sports cars spanning eight decades of automotive history will go head to head for victory in the '1000 Millas Spor....
|Talk on racing legend Nuvolari set for Nov. 2 at IMRRCWATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (Oct. 18, 2013) - Legendary Italian racer Tazio Nuvolari will be the subject of a Center Conversations talk on Saturday, Nov. 2, at the International Motor Racing Research Center in Watkins Glen, N.Y.|
Long fascinated with Nuvolari, Joe Tierno of Honeoye Falls, N.Y., will highlight his free talk, 'Tazio Nuvolari: His Life and Times,' with photographs and film to illustrate Nuvolari's career and the world in which he became a champion.
The talk begins at 1 p.m.
| BRITISH SUPER MODEL DAVID GANDY LAUNCHES NEW ‘ESCAPISM' SHORT FILM◾David Gandy discusses his ultimate passion in new short film at: http://youtu.be/J_jvfrz12NI|
◾New film features Gandy driving iconic Jaguar sports cars and new F-TYPE convertible
◾Film introduction by David Gandy and preview at Goodwood Revival
(MAHWAH, NJ) - September 26, 2013- Today Jaguar has launched a short online film featuring renowned British model David Gandy. The film is about his number one passion in life; driving sports cars, which he describes as 'the ultimate escapism....
| The 32nd re-enactment STARTS IN California• 'A special prize given at the 'Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance'|
• A project has been announced for the recognition of outstanding participants
• Registration for the 2014 edition will begin at the end of September
• Important changes are expected for the race route
• New coefficients of merit will be assigned to the participating vehicles
The Mille Miglia's international popularity and the friendship thatbinds motor racing to 'Stars and Stripes....
|McLAREN ADDS FURTHER STRENGTH TO GLOBAL COMMUNICATIONS TEAMMcLaren Automotive has added further strength to its communications team with the appointment of Victoria Macmillan Bell to the role of Luxury Communications Manager. This newly created position will see Victoria seeking to explore innovative brand alignment opportunities and build relationships with non-automotive media with an emphasis on luxury. Following nearly two years with the company as Product and Motorsport Press Officer, Dave Eden has been promoted into the position of Global PR Manag....|
|Historic Maserati Race Cars And Team Transporter Visit Lime Rock Park Historic FestivalEnglewood Cliffs, NJ September 4, 2013... Lawrence Auriana, respected globally in the historic racing community, shared some of the treasures in his collection including some very special Maseratis at The Lime Rock Park Historic Festival this past weekend. The Maseratis included an ex-factory 1928 Tipo 26B/M 8C Grand Prix car which is potentially the oldest running Maserati in the world. Also on display was the very first Maserati A6 GCS (the only one designated with MM in its build sheet....|
| SALON PRIVÉ 2013 OPENS WITH 30-MILE CHUBB INSURANCE TOUR D'ELÉGANCE INTO SYON PARK WITH A £23MILLION 50-CAR CONVOYSyon Park, London, 3rd September 2013 – Salon Privé London 2013 saw its second Chubb Insurance Tour d'Elégance officially open the UK's premier boutique automotive event today.|
A collection of 50 stunning super cars from 1928 to the present day embarked on the 30-mile tour from the Royal Automobile Club at Woodcote Park, taking in Mercedes-Benz World, the historic Brooklands circuit and museum, Hampton Court and Bushy Park before arriving at the home of Salon Privé, Syon Park.