|1958 Monaco Grand Prix: An Unlikely Frenchman Steals the Show…Again|
|In 1955, perhaps the most unlikely of drivers would survive the attrition and the beckoning Monaco harbor to claim his only victory in Formula One. Some three years later, and more unlikely than ever to even win a second race at any circuit, the same Frenchman would steal the crown jewel to become just the second man in Formula One history to earn two or more victories on the streets of the principality.
Maurice Trintignant's victory in the chaotic and drama-filled 1955 Monaco Grand Prix was...[Read more...]|
|Spyker B6 Venator Spyder Concept Makes Its European Debut At Salon Privé In London|
|Syon Park, London, 4 September, 2013 – Spyker N.V. ('Spyker') today revealed the Spyker B6 Venator Spyder Concept to European attendees at Salon Privé in London.
Today, the SPYKER B6 VENATOR SPYDER Concept made its European debut at Salon Privé in London – just six months after the worldwide introduction of the Spyker B6 Venator Coupe Concept at the 83rd International Geneva Motor Show. Spyker – creator of meticulously hand built automobiles whose beauty is equaled only by their unriv...[Read more...]|
|PORSCHE DELIVERS 15,000 SPORTS CARS TO CUSTOMERS IN MAY|
|Atlanta. With 15,020 deliveries worldwide in May 2013, sports-car maker Porsche has outperformed the figure of the same month in the prior year by 13 percent. Up to now, 67,261 new autos of the model ranges made in Zuffenhausen and Leipzig were handed over to customers this year – a boost of 19 percent compared to the period of January to May 2012.
'In terms of customer deliveries to date, we have exceeded our expectations in the ongoing year. Given the continuing volatility of the market dev...[Read more...]|
|CADILLAC CONCEPT CARS STAR at AMELIA CONCOURS d'ELEGANCE|
|There are limited production cars, there are rare cars and there are concept cars that never find their way to the showroom. A fleet of Cadillac's rare and mythic Motorama and Detroit Auto Show Concept Cars will take to the field at the 18th Annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance on Sunday March 10, 2013.
Created under the supervision of GM's legendary styling chief, Harley Earl, the Cadillac Concept cars of the 'Fifties were created as the stars of GM's Motorama shows. All are blood anc...[Read more...]|
|The Champion in Touring Car Racing : The BMW M3|
|In August 1985, a rumour surfaced in motor magazine Auto-Deutschland which emanated from a new sports car. An A Group Car from BMW that was a thoroughbred racing car according to the rules but was also to be produced in a version licensed to drive on open roads for everyday use. Speculation about this dream car that could take to normal roads and was intended for the 'Most dynamic among BMW 3 Series drivers' was right on target. But the pundits missed the mark about the motor-sport car by a mile...[Read more...]|