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|All-new Alfa Romeo 4C Debuts at the 2014 New York Auto Show, Marks the Iconic Italian Brand's Return to North America•2014 New York Auto Show debut of all-new 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C coupe and limited-edition 4C Launch Edition marks the Italian sports car brand's return to the North American market|
•Mid-engine proportions and inspiration from the brand's racing traditions highlight Alfa Romeo 4C's purposeful design for maximum performance
•Alfa Romeo engineers leveraged advanced materials and technological solutions from Formula 1, including a carbon fiber monocoque, aluminum chassis structures and a composite bo....
|Sir Stirling Moss to be Featured Guest on Saturday of Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion• Legendary Driver to Participate in Q&A and Celebratory Parade Laps|
MONTEREY, Calif., April 15, 2014 — Arguably the greatest all-around racing driver of his time and a true icon of the motor racing world, Sir Stirling Moss will be the honored guest at the Picnic in the Park at the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion on Saturday, August 16. Historian Murray Smith will conduct the always engaging noontime session in the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca marketplace where fans may bring t....
|STATEMENT ON PASSING OF ROAD AMERICA BOARD MEMBER AND LEGENDARY RACER JIM JEFFORDSELKHART LAKE, Wis., March 25, 2014 - A statement from Road America President and General Manager, George Bruggenthies, about the death of long time Road America board member and racer, Jim Jeffords:|
'Jim Jeffords was the definitive example of a gentlemen racer with a heart of gold. He loved racing for the thrill of competition, not for the money. Jim will be best remembered for how his passion for racing carried over into many successful years behind the wheel and many more beyond tha....
|Techno Classica 2014: more than 30 racing cars to celebrate 120 years of Mercedes-Benz motor racing history•Cars that were the heroes of magical moments put their stamp on this high-powered, most comprehensive show presentation|
•With more than 30 vehicles, Mercedes-Benz Classic presents motor racing history in all its unique breadth and depth
•120 years of Mercedes-Benz motor sport in the focus of the leading international classic motor show
120 years of Mercedes-Benz motor racing history have produced a timeline of extraordinary victories which since 1894 also stand for outstanding innovations ....
|Horch 853 And Scarab Win The 19Th Annual Amelia Island Concours D'EleganceNearly 29,000 Automotive Enthusiasts and More Than 325 Automobiles Attend The World's Most Innovative Concours Weekend|
Jacksonville, FL (March 11, 2014) – A 1937 Horch 853 and 1958 Scarab won the Best In Show honors on Sunday, March 9, at the 19th annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance, which attracted approximately 29,000 spectators throughout the weekend.
The Horch 853, owned by Bob and Anne Brockinton Lee of Sparks, Nevada, took home one of the most sought-after trophies....
|Selected Entries at Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion Span 81 Years of Racing History• Cars Run Gamut from a 1911 National 40 to a 1992 Mazda RX-792P GTP|
MONTEREY, Calif., March 19, 2014 — The Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion is likened to a museum that springs to life each August on the Monterey Peninsula. And this year is no exception as 550 historic and period-correct race cars have been accepted to compete in 15 race groups over the four-day gathering, August 14-17 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.
The oldest car accepted is Brian Blain's 1911 National 40....
|THE CONCORSO D'ELEGANZA VILLA D'ESTE 2014 CELEBRATES THE ROARING TWENTIES AND SOME COMPELLING LANDMARKSMunich/Cernobbio. The glitz and glamour of the Roaring Twenties, an exquisite selection of vehicles, and anniversaries certain to capture the imagination will be the headline attractions at the Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este 2014. The 85th edition of the tradition-swathed event on Lake Como will take place from 23 – 25 May 2014, hosted for the 10th time by BMW Group Classic and the Villa d'Este luxury hotel. The organisers took the opportunity at the Geneva International Motor Show to r....|
|Local Legend and famed Maserati racer Billy Krause Named as Honorary Judge at Desert ConcorsoBilly Krause (born William W. Krause), a retired resident of Indian Wells, was a pioneering professional racer in the mid-1950s. He had a thrilling career which included participating in 97 races, driving the Maserati Birdcage sixteen times, and the Maserati 450S eight times. In addition to Maseratis, he drove just about everything else including Jags, Cobras, Mercedes, and Corvettes.|
Billy was a SoCal car guy, racing at Riverside 20 times, Santa Barbara 14 times, Pomona, Laguna Seca and mo....
|BEACH CARS STORM THE 2014 AMELIA CONCOURS d'ELEGANCE'For an event like 'The Amelia' a class of beach cars is appropriate and ideal,' said Warner. 'After all, when you take a break from the concours field and sit on the veranda at the Ritz-Carlton with a cool drink in front of you, you stare at the ocean and the beach. I just wish we could find a way to make the beach part of the concours field just this once.'|
During the La Dolce Vita epoch, the ultimate European playboy's car was neither a Maserati nor a Ferrari. It arrived on sun splashed ....
|1955 Syracuse Grand Prix: A Dentist Fills the British Manufacturing CavityEver since Raymond Mays laid a BRM egg, the promise of British manufacturing in Formula One had been left unfulfilled and there were very few signs of that hole being filled any time soon. British manufacturing appeared disease-riddled. Therefore, it would be no minor miracle Tony Brooks would perform on the 23rd of October in 1955.|
Connaught had earned respect and success in Formula 2 with its Lea-Francis-powered car. The tiny firm from Send, outside of Woking, would provide drives for some ....
|MAURIZIO PARLATO APPOINTED NEW CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER (COO) OF BUGATTI OF THE AMERICASMolsheim, 25 February 2014. Maurizio Parlato has been appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Bugatti in America. The top manager took up his new position at the French luxury brand on 15 February 2014. Maurizio Parlato is the successor to John Hill, who is retiring after serving six years in this role. |
'Maurizio Parlato is an experienced sales and marketing expert in high-end brands and highly customer and dealer-oriented. He has also successfully established and developed various nation....
|MASERATI AND RUXTON AMONG FEATURED MARQUES AT 2014 PEBBLE BEACH CONCOURS d'ELEGANCEPEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (February 20, 2014) -- Maserati, a marque renowned for its racing greats as well as road cars offering both elegance and sporting performance, takes center stage at the 64th annual Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. The event, often said to be the most intense collector car competition in the world, will be held on Sunday, August 17, at The Lodge at Pebble Beach. |
Additional 2014 features range from rainbow-hued Ruxtons and antique steamers to the elegant coachwork....
|CONSUMERS PICK THEIR FAVORITE VEHICLES AND EXHIBIT AT THE 2014 CHICAGO AUTO SHOWCHICAGO (February 19, 2014) – For the ninth consecutive year, consumer voters proclaimed their favorites in five categories in the Chicago Auto Show's 'Best of Show' balloting.|
In voting conducted over the 10-day public run of the nation's biggest auto show, winners in the contest's five categories were:
◾Best All-New Production Vehicle: 2015 Ford Mustang (25 percent of vote)
◾Best Concept Vehicle: Cadillac Elmiraj (29 percent of vote)
◾Best Green Vehicle: Cadillac ELR (32 percent o....
|MASERATI DEBUTS THE ALL-NEW GHIBLI AND 2014 LINE-UP IN 50TH ANNIVERSARY SPORTS ILLUSTRATED SWIMSUIT ISSUEModena (Italy) and Englewood Cliffs, NJ (USA), February 19, 2014 -- Maserati, one of the world's most desirable and respected luxury automotive brands, continues to celebrate the North American roll out of the all-new 2014 Ghibli, Quattroporte and GranTurismo lines with a 7-page pictorial feature titled 'Beyond the Swimsuit' in the introduction part of America's most anticipated magazine issue.|
'We started our next 100 years of craftsmanship by kicking off 2014 with the launch of one o....
|1958 Cuban Grand Prix: Political Intrigue and Personal TragedyThe race would be long past its scheduled starting time. What happened? How long to wait? What if the race takes place without him? In so many ways, this aura of uncertainty surrounding a motor race would be a microcosm of what was happening in the country at large. However, in just a few moments, all of that would not matter at all. And, the cause for the unfortunate events would be a certain Ferrari 500TR, chassis 0690 MDTR.|
The scene in and around the island nation of Cuba in 1958 would be....