|Coys Legende et Passion Auction|
|The catalogue for Coy's international auction, Legende et Passion, held in Monaco on Saturday 12th May 2012, is now available online to Club members at www.coys.co.uk. This is a very significant European headline auction, held against the backdrop of the Historic Grand Prix de Monaco, and is one of the most important European sales to be held this year. Viewing is on: Thursday 10th May from 12 noon to 6:00pm Friday 11th May from 11.00am - 7:00 pm Saturday 12th May from 9:00 am The champagne pre-auction brunch begins at 10:30AM on Saturday 12th May. Highlights Include: 1937 Mercedes-Benz 540K Sport Cabriolet 'A' €1.000.000 - €1.500.000 1937 Bentley 4.25 Litre Coupé by Gurney Nutting €175.000 - €220.000 1957 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster €500.000 - €600.000 1925 Minerva AC Tourer €200.000 - €250.000 Bugatti Type 35B €200,000 - €250,000 2011 Ferrari 599 GTO - Only 50km from new €370,000 - €420,000 1954 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing Coupe €550.000 - €650.000 1935 Mercedes-Benz 500 K Cabriolet by Windovers €700.000 - €800.000 Evanta Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato €125,000 - €170,000 1971 Pellin Alfa Romeo Formula 2 €40,000 - €50,000 1913 Benz 8/20 PS 'Runabout' Open Tourer €140.000 - €160.000 1960 Lotus Elite- Ex Jay Chamberlain. FIA Papers - Palm Spring Concours Trophy Winner 2009 Estimate €60,000- €80,000 NO RESERVE 1958 Lotus 15 €200.000 - €250.000 1965 Jaguar E-Type S1 3.8 Roadster FIA HTP-Registered RHD Semi-Lightweight €120,000 - €150,000|
|FORMULA E, ONE DROP & PRINCE ALBERT II OF MONACO FOUNDATION TEAM UP FOR SUSTAINABILITYLONDON, UK (November 14 2014): Formula E, ONE DROP and the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation have come together to show their commitment to sustainability with the launch of a new video campaign – available to watch here http://youtu.be/nNTyWbJAbEc.|
ONE DROP and the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation are the Official International Foundation Partners for the new all-electric FIA Formula E Championship, working together to raise awareness on sustainability, accelerate action and....
|FORD RACING INTRODUCES KING COBRA PARTS PACKAGE FOR 2015 FORD MUSTANG GT◾New 'King Cobra' parts package 2015 Mustang GT concept unveiled at SEMA Show.|
◾King Cobra package can be replicated by any Mustang owner with the help of Ford Racing's extensive parts catalog.
◾Highlights Ford Racing's first performance packages available for the 2015 Mustang. It is equipped with Ford Racing's 'Drag Pack,' 'Handling Pack,' and 'Super Pack' supercharger kit that helps the King Cobra produce 600+ horsepower.
Ford Racing is excited to introduce a special 2015 Mustang GT built....
|WORLD ENDURANCE CHAMPIONSHIP VISITS AUDI'S LARGEST MARKET◾Final sprint in FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC)|
◾China is Audi's largest sales market
◾Audi victorious in 6-hour race at Shanghai a year ago
Ingolstadt, October 27, 2014 – The FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) is wound up to a high pitch. Within the space of three weeks, sports car fans have been thrilled by the lead in the manufacturers' championship changing twice. Following two one-two victories in succession, Audi had taken the top spot in the standings at the season....
|Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion Named a Finalist for International AwardMONTEREY, Calif., Oct. 21, 2014 — An international panel of experts of the International Historic Motoring Awards released their shortlist today and selected the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion as a finalist for the Motorsport Event of the Year. The winner will be named at the awards gala in London on November 20.|
Launched in 2011, the International Historic Motoring Awards, in association with EFG private bank and Octane magazine, recognize and celebrate the skills and achievement....
|END OF AN ERA: CHAMPION PEPPER WINS FINAL RACE IN VOLKSWAGEN'S TOURING CAR SCHOOL◾Time to turn over a new leaf after 17 years and 166 races|
◾Kremer finishes second in the championship, Møller Madsen wins Junior title
◾Guest appearances from Albert von Thurn and Taxis and Pierre Casiraghi
At precisely 17:35 on Saturday evening, spectators at the Hockenheimring were witness to the end of an era: Jordan Lee Pepper (ZA) won the final race in the history of Volkswagen's touring car school. It was only fitting that the champion of the 2014 Scirocco R-Cup should triumph in the....
|ALBERT PRINCE VON THURN UND TAXIS AND PIERRE CASIRAGHI TO LINE UP AS GUEST STARTERS IN HOCKENHEIM◾Head of the royal house von Thurn und Taxis started his racing career with Volkswagen|
◾Pierre Casiraghi making his second appearance in this year's Scirocco R-Cup
◾'Been a part of motorsport history with Volkswagen'
Two royals will add a little extra glamour to the grand finale of the Volkswagen Scirocco-R Cup in Hockenheim. Albert von Thurn und Taxis (31) and Pierre Casiraghi (27) of Monaco will line up as guest starters, as the Scirocco R-Cup forms part of the support programme for the D....
|Luigi Musso: Talented, Tempting and TroubledFollowing Alberto Ascari's back-to-back titles in 1952 and 1953 there have been no Italian Formula One World Champions. While there has been a great amount of hope throughout the years, Italians have been left without a World Champion. Perhaps, it could be argued, all such hopes died with Luigi Musso on the 6th of July in 1958.|
Since Ascari there have certainly been some notable Italian drivers within Formula One history books. Such names as Michele Alboreto, Elio de Angelis, Alex Zanardi, Ri....
|AUDI COMPETES IN JAPAN AS WEC LEADER OF THE STANDINGS◾Challenging conditions in the foothills of Mount Fuji|
◾Second half of the season begins in Japan
◾Fuji still missing on Audi's motorsport success map
Ingolstadt, October 6, 2014 – Audi looks at a good interim tally. In the FIA World Endurance Championship that has been held since 2012, the brand has now clinched 13 victories in 20 races. The most recent success at Austin (USA) marked the turnaround in the battle for the title and Audi, for the first time this season, took the lead in the m....