|One Owner, 1971 Porsche 911T 'Survivor' Crossing the Block at Russo and Steele Monterey!|
|Exceptionally Original, Single Owner, 1971 Porsche 911T 'Survivor' to be Offered at Russo and Steele's 16th Annual Monterey Collector Automobile Auction Event!
Scottsdale, Arizona (July 26th, 2016) By the mid-1950s, Porsche's groundbreaking 356 rapidly approached its development limits and in particular, its air-cooled four-cylinder engine limited Porsche's racing aspirations to class, but not overall, victories. The 356's eventual successor, internally code-named 'Technical Project 7' ...[Read more...]|
|INCREDIBLY RARE PORSCHE 964 TURBO ‘FLATNOSE' GOES ON SALE AT HEXAGON|
|◾Hexagon is proud to offer one of only 12 right-hand-drive 964 Turbos in rare 'Flatnose' guise for sale
◾Flatnose models were produced by Porsche to mark the end of the 964's life, with just 76 made worldwide
◾Car at Hexagon has covered just 630 miles and features both the X84 'Flatnose' body package and 385bhp X88 Turbo S engine
◾On sale at Hexagon's new flagship showroom in East Finchley
◾Details here: http://bit.ly/1UBe9kR
(London – May 06 2016)
There are rare Porsche 911s and ...[Read more...]|
|BONHAMS RETURNS TO STUTTGART WITH A MIGHTY MILLION EURO MERCEDES-BENZ|
|Bonhams' return to Stuttgart for the annual single-marque Mercedes-Benz sale will be led by the magnificent 1928 Mercedes-Benz Model K 6,240cc Supercharged Torpedo Transformable. With its superb Saoutchik transformable coachwork, it is estimated at €800,000-1,200,000.
With the merger of Daimler and Benz in 1926, two of the motoring world's most significant motor manufacturing dynasties pooled skills and resources to produce a mighty force in the relatively infant motor industry.
The techn...[Read more...]|
|EUROPEAN AUTO INDUSTRY EMBRACING 48V HYBRIDS AS MOST COST EFFECTIVE ROUTE FOR CO2 AND NOX REDUCTION|
|Controlled Power Technologies (CPT), a major sponsor of the recent 48V hybrid vehicle conference in Germany, together with leading car makers and tier 1 suppliers, discussed the need for an internationally agreed 48V electrical standard. This is required by the global automotive industry to achieve the economies of scale demanded by original equipment manufacturers. CPT, together with other sponsors, including AVL and Ricardo, is in the vanguard of 48V mild hybrid developments being driven by ev...[Read more...]|
|PORSCHE'S 914 HONORED AT 20TH AMELIA CONCOURS d'ELEGANCE|
|The 20th annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance will honor the first mid-engine production Porsche, the 914 in all its variants.
At first some Porsche purists lamented the Porsche 914's seemingly humble origins. They whispered the 'V-Word' . . . Volkswagen. The reality was that the 914 is a blood descendant of the seminal Gmund Porsche, the first car to wear the family name and the crest, a pure sports car designed around a Volkswagen-sourced air-cooled flat-four and a mid-engine con...[Read more...]|