|FIA WEC – THE SERIES HITS THE LEGENDARY SPA CIRCUIT|
|Maranello, – Two weeks on from the curtain raiser in Silverstone, the World Endurance Championship is back in action for the second round of the season. And it's time for another great circuit, Belgium's Spa-Francorchamps, which hosts the 6 Hour race on Saturday. In past endurance championships at this track, Ferrari has won ten times, with six outright victories and four class wins.
The Maranello marque first won an endurance event here thanks to Mike Hawthorn and Giuseppe Farina, who in 195...[Read more...]|
|Gooding & Company's Scottsdale Auctions Friday Sale Realizes More Than $26 Million|
|First day auction highlights include a record-breaking 1958 Ferrari 250 GT Series 1 Cabriolet and a 1956 Ferrari 410 Superamerica Series I Coupe
Scottsdale, AZ (January 17, 2014) – Gooding & Company, the auction house acclaimed for selling the world's most significant and valuable collector cars, realized more than $26 million during the first of its two Scottsdale auctions. The energy in the salesroom was electric as the auction house sold 57 of the 59 lots, which resulted in a...[Read more...]|
|63rd Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance Names 1934 Packard 'Best of Show'|
|The competition showcased 248 cars, including 48 from abroad
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (August 18, 2013) -- A 1934 Packard 1108 Twelve Dietrich Convertible Victoria owned by Joseph and Margie Cassini III of West Orange, New Jersey, was named Best of Show at the 63rd Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, held Sunday on the 18th fairway of Pebble Beach Golf Links at Pebble Beach Resorts. The event showcased 248 cars from 36 states and 12 countries and raised $1,277,007 for charity.
'This Pack...[Read more...]|
|Italian thoroughbreds to feature prominently at Bonhams Quail Lodge auction|
|Numerous iconic and desirable models from Ferrari, Lancia, Lamborghini and more contribute to growing anticipation for this approaching sale
San Francisco – Bonhams is delighted to announce its impressive assembly of Italian sports cars for its fast approaching 16th annual Carmel motorcar auction on August 16th.
After announcing earlier this spring the consignment of some truly exceptional and noteworthy Italian cars – most notably the one-off 1954 New York Auto Show, 1953 Fe...[Read more...]|
|EXTENSIVE CHANGES FOR THE 2013 SEASON|
| ||The new Porsche 911 GT3 R based on the 997 model generation heads into the 2013 motorsport season with extensive modifications. With its widened fender flares front and rear, the successful customer sport racer, fielded in the GT3 classes, looks considerably brawnier than its predecessor. The new aerodynamics generates substantially more down force, allowing for higher cornering speeds and later braking points. The wider track and the adapted wheels provide additional improvement in traction.