|Porsche 911 Turbo S Leichtbau Breaks Half Million Barrier At Silverstone Auctions' May Sale|
|•Silverstone Auctions' May Sale achieves a 72 per cent sales rate and total sales of £3.6 million.
•Highest value sale breaks half million barrier as Porsche 911 Turbo S Leichtbau goes for £556,875.
•75 cars went under the hammer with Porsche and Jaguar marques selling particularly well.
A packed sale room witnessed one of the most heated bidding wars of the year so far at Silverstone Auctions' May Sale, held at Silverstone Circuit on 13th May, resulting in a sales rate of 72 per cent and t...[Read more...]|
|Mercedes-Benz 280SL Pagoda For Sale By Classic Car Auctions Comes With An Aura Of Riviera Glamour|
|•Beautiful 1970 Mercedes-Benz 280SL Pagoda in near pristine condition goes under the hammer at Classic Car Auctions' Sale on June 10th.
•Registered in Paris in 1970 and owned by the same family ever since.
•Expected to fetch between £50,000 - £55,000.
More recently seen cruising the Croisette at Cannes and winding along the Haute Corniche above Nice, an iconic Mercedez-Benz 280 SL Pagoda will be auctioned at the Classic Car Auctions June Sale at the Warwickshire Exhibition Centre, near Leam...[Read more...]|
|70 CARS ON OFFER IN SILVERSTONE AUCTIONS' RESTORATION SHOW SALE|
|70 cars will be going under the hammer in Silverstone Auctions' sale at the Practical Classics Restoration Show and Classic Car Show taking place this Sunday 6th March at the NEC, Birmingham.
The auction offers the opportunity to purchase an eclectic range of cars including some of the finest classics and modern supercars through to exciting barn finds and restoration projects.
Headlining the sale is a very special, limited edition 2011 Porsche 911 GT3 RS 4.0, one of only 600 examples ma...[Read more...]|
|INDUSTRY 4.0 - DIGITALISATION AT MERCEDES-BENZ|
| ||• The Next Step in the Industrial Revolution|
February 26, 2016 -- The automobile industry is facing fundamental changes. Alongside the electrification of the powertrain, autonomous driving and the development of new markets, it is above all digitalisation that is driving this process of change. This combination of the physical and digital is often referred to as 'Industrie 4.0'. Networking the entire value chain in real time is already more than just a vision for Mercedes-Benz. ...[Read more...]
|FULL STEAM AHEAD FOR HISTORICS|
|• Stanley Steamer takes centre stage for spring sale|
Brooklands will provide the backdrop for the ultimate MPV – built long before the category was even invented – when a 1917 20hp Stanley Mountain Wagon crosses the 'block' on Saturday March 9th for Historics' spring sale.
Having sold their dry plate photographic business to Eastman Kodak, twin brothers Francis E. Stanley and Freelan O. Stanley decided to set up the Stanley Motor Carriage Company in order to manufacture steam powe...[Read more...]