|Corvette Grand Sport's Racing Legacy On and Off the Track|
|1960 – Urged by Zora Arkus-Duntov, Corvette's first chief engineer, racer Briggs Cunningham entered three mostly stock Corvettes in the 24 Hours of Le Mans – each powered by the innovative 283 'Fuelie' mechanically fuel-injected small block V8 engine. In a race dominated by European factory teams, Cunningham's No. 3 Corvette, driven by John Fitch and Bob Grossman, won the large-displacement GT class and finished eighth overall. In fact, the top 10 finishers included six Ferraris, two Asto...[Read more...]|
|INCREDIBLY LOW MILEAGE JAGUAR AND PORSCHE HISTORICS LEAD HEXAGON'S LONDON CLASSIC CAR SHOW HIGHLIGHTS|
|◾Leading classic car dealer Hexagon will bring a selection of mouthwatering classics to the upcoming London Classic Car Show
◾Stand features possibly the lowest-mileage Jaguar E-Type Fixed Head Coupé and Porsche 911 SC Targa models in the world
◾Hexagon will also feature an AC 428 Frua Coupe, Ferrari 512 BB and a Porsche 911 993 Carrera 4S
◾Hexagon's gorgeous Porsche 356 Speedster features in the Grand Avenue Parade, and its Jaguar XK140 is in the 'Memory Lane' feature
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|Spectacular 1936 Delahaye Type 135 Competition Court Coupe and 1969 Ford GT40 MKI take Best in Show at the Concours d'Elegance of Texas|
|Houston, Texas. May 17, 2013. Last weekend, the award winning La Torretta Lake Resort & Spa in Montgomery, Texas, played host to the biggest celebration of vintage motoring in Texas, welcoming thousands of visitors through its doors for The Houston Classic Weekend and 2nd annual Concours d'Elegance of Texas. The weekend got off to a high-octane start when Concours participants took to the open road on the Texas Tour d'Elegance, led by Richard Rawlings of Fast N' Loud fame, in a newly re-s...[Read more...]|
|Start Your Engines! The Houston Classic Weekend Gets Set To Open Its Doors To The World'S Fastest Cars And Stars.|
| ||Houston, Texas, April 29, 2013. Organizers of The Houston Classic Weekend are gearing up for one of the state's biggest celebrations of vintage motoring and getting set to open their doors to some of the world's fastest cars and stars. Visitors to the event, which runs from May 3-5, can look forward to a spectacular gathering of over 200 rare and exotic classic motorcars, sports cars, racers, and antique motorcycles, all assembled in the glorious lakeside setting of La Torretta Lake Resor...[Read more...]|
|Concours Dealer Super Car Class At The Concours d'Elegance of America|
|WHAT IS A 'DEALER SUPER CAR?'
In the muscle car world, the term 'Dealer Super Car' has specific and very important meaning. There are basically two distinct types, one considerably more valuable and desirable.
Original Dealer Built Super Cars: The cream of the crop built to order for a customer through a new car dealership and sold new. Yenko Chevrolet, Nickey Chevrolet, Mr. Norms Grand Spaulding Dodge, Baldwin-Motion and Royal Pontiac are some of the most recognized.