|Exceptional European Highlights Added to RM's 20th Anniversary Motor City Sale|
|• RM Auctions announces a spectacular group of European highlights for its annual Motor City sale, July 26 in Plymouth, Michigan
• Led by a 1929 Rolls-Royce Phantom II Barker Torpedo Tourer, built for Indian royalty, the roster of European highlights joins a superb series of American classics at the sale, many of which were conceived and built in Detroit
• Celebrating 20 years as the official auction of the Concours d'Elegance of America at St. John's, the single-day sale features an excellent...[Read more...]|
|RARE CHRYSLER LA COMTESSE CONCEPT APPEARS AT AMELIA 2014|
|After decades in obscurity Chrysler's La Comtesse Concept Car will re-debut at the 19th annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance on March 9, 2014.
The Fifties introduced new automotive chemical and paint technologies that helped summon a sea change in the way cars were purchased. It was a subtle component of Detroit's marketing equation, but color had risen near the top of the car buyer's priority list. The important fact was that women invariably chose the color of the new family car....[Read more...]|
|NISSAN UNVEILS REVOLUTIONARY ENGINE TO COMPLEMENT ELECTRIC ZEOD RC POWERPLANT|
|◾1.5-liter three-cylinder turbo produces 400 horsepower from a 40kg engine
◾More power per kilo than a Formula 1 engine
◾New technical partnership with Total lubricants revealed
LONDON – Nissan will not only break new ground with the unique electric power plant aboard the Nissan ZEOD RC at Le Mans this year, but the accompanying internal combustion engine is set to revolutionize standards of performance and efficiency.
The Nissan ZEOD RC will become the first entry at Le Mans to c...[Read more...]|
|ROLLS-ROYCE CELEBRATES RECORD FESTIVAL OF SPEED|
|Rolls-Royce celebrated a record Goodwood Festival of Speed over the weekend. Highlights included:
Wraith. The newest model in the leading super-luxury marque's stable dominated the famous Goodwood Hillclimb during the Supercar Run. The most powerful and dynamic Rolls-Royce in history, Wraith completed the 1.16-mile course in under 60 seconds and reached 134 mph as the car accelerated past Goodwood House. Wraith was driven by Festival favourite, Justin Law.
Soapbox Challenge. ...[Read more...]|
|Remarkable Kirk F. White Collection Headlines Full-Day Memorabilia Sale|
|• Auctions America lifts gavel on more than 400 lots of memorabilia and collectibles from the respected personal collection of enthusiast Kirk F. White without reserve at its flagship Auburn Fall sale
• Auburn Fall event also presents selection of Mr. White's period hot rods without reserve
• Additional highlights for the Labor Day weekend sale include a 1933 Auburn Twelve Speedster, a 1970 Plymouth Superbird, and no less than 18 vehicles from the William Munday Collection without reserve
• F...[Read more...]|