|A new lease of life for a 250 GT SWB|
|An extensive 14-month restoration
Maranello, 2 December – 14 months of meticulous work – that's how long it took the Ferrari Classiche Department to restore the engine, bodywork, suspensions and running gear of a 250 GT SWB Berlinetta Competizione to pristine condition. The car arrived in Maranello in March 2014 and work began in the summer of the same year, only finishing last week when it was returned to its delighted owner.
Famous names. According to the few documents avai...[Read more...]|
|A Brace Of Pre-War Aston Martins Lead The Charge For British Marques At Grand Palais Sale|
|Despite taking place across the channel, the Bonhams sale Les Grandes Marques au Grand Palais in Paris on 9th February will witness the sale of some of Britain's finest motor cars. More than 30 vehicles from 7 of the most celebrated British marques will be offered, including Aston Martin, Bentley, Rolls-Royce, Jaguar and Austin-Healey.
Magnificent Aston Martin Ulster
The top lot of the sale is the magnificent 1935 Aston Martin Ulster two-seat sports (1,600,000-1,800,000) which was ...[Read more...]|
|BONHAMS REVEALS ASTON MARTIN'S ULTIMATE RACE CAR|
|The fierce 'Red Dragon' Aston Martin Speed Model is revealed as an early consignment for Bonhams Goodwood Revival Sale, taking place 10 September 2016. The historical racing car has an outstanding competition history that includes the Italian Mille Miglia, the RAC Tourist Trophy in Ulster, and France's famed Le Mans 24-Hour race. It is estimated at £1,600,000-2,000,000.
Built in 1936, the 'Red Dragon' was tailor-made to be the ultimate 'Ulster' Aston Martin, the car created for the British dr...[Read more...]|
|H&H CLASSICS TO SELL TWO MULTI-MILLION FERRARIS IN GENEROUS LEGACY TO THE RNLI|
|◾H&H Classics to offer a 1960 Ferrari 250 GT SWB and 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 from the estate of the late Richard Colton, a pre-eminent British V12 Ferrari collector
◾Proceeds from the sale to benefit the Royal National Lifeboat Institution
◾1960 Ferrari 250 GT SWB was the second steel, right-hand-drive car delivered – one of a pair of SWBs ordered by Col. Ronnie Hoare to launch Maranello Concessionaires
◾1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 is one of 27 UK cars, originally a Maranello Concessionaires demons...[Read more...]|
|Gooding & Company Adds Two Legendary Ferraris to Scottsdale Offerings Including a 1959 250 GT LWB California Spider|
|The two-day event will also drop the hammer on a 1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica SWB Coupe Aerodinamico along with over a dozen other models from the Italian marque
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (December 12, 2014) – Gooding & Company, the record-setting auction house acclaimed for selling the world's most significant and valuable collector cars, announced today the addition of two superlative Ferraris to its Scottsdale roster. New consignments include a 1959 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California...[Read more...]|
|MAGNIFICENT 1956 FERRARI 250 GT ‘TOUR DE FRANCE' AND MUSCULAR 1964 SHELBY 289 COMPETITION COBRA HEADLINE RM'S LONDON SALE|
|• Incredible duo lineup for RM's highly anticipated London sale, taking place on 8 September at Battersea Evolution
• Ferrari is the eighth of just nine 1956 250 GT Berlinetta Competiziones, and boasts an outstanding period racing history
• Campaigned by 'Gentleman' Tom Payne in 1964 and 1965, the Shelby is a highly desirable Team Specification Cobra and the ultimate authentic 'American Muscle'
• Auction held in partnership with the Concours of Elegance at Hampton Court Palace
• Full event i...[Read more...]|