|THE McLAREN F1|
|FOR THE DRIVER VITALLY – AS IN ONE OF McLAREN'S WORLD CHAMPION RACING CARS – DRIVER AND VEHICLE BECOME ENTIRELY AS ONE
The primary design consideration for the McLaren F1 has been to make it without reserve 'a driver's car', an extremely high-performance design which advances all conventional boundaries. It combines Formula 1 racing car dynamics with genuine Grand Touring capabilities. ▪ Beginning with its radical and entirely innovative one-plus-two seating configuration, the McLaren...[Read more...]|
|Ten Hot Offerings to Watch at Russo and Steele's 15th Anniversary Auction Celebration!|
|Scottsdale, Arizona (August 6th, 2015) – Russo and Steele is once again presenting a spectacular selection of ultra-premium collector automobiles on California's Monterey Peninsula for this year's highly anticipated collector car week. Celebrating their 15th year as one of car weeks featured fixtures, Russo and Steele's action packed event will be held down by waterfront at the world-famous Fisherman's Wharf in beautiful downtown Monterey August 13 through 15, 2015. Over the events three ...[Read more...]|
|DODGE VIPER POWERS INTO 2016 WITH NEW ACR MODEL, EXPANDED CUSTOM OPTIONS AND INDUSTRY-EXCLUSIVE COLORS|
|◾New 2016 Dodge Viper ACR (American Club Racer) model returns; fastest street legal Viper track car ever
◾New matte-finish exterior color options double the Viper's custom '1 of 1' exterior paint options to 16,000 colors and more than 50 million unique build configurations for the ultimate in model year exclusivity
◾Now more than 48,000 unique stripe combinations across the lineup, for a truly one-of-a-kind, hand-built American supercar
◾New high-impact, show-car quality exterior color – Stry...[Read more...]|
|PORSCHE'S 914 HONORED AT 20TH AMELIA CONCOURS d'ELEGANCE|
|The 20th annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance will honor the first mid-engine production Porsche, the 914 in all its variants.
At first some Porsche purists lamented the Porsche 914's seemingly humble origins. They whispered the 'V-Word' . . . Volkswagen. The reality was that the 914 is a blood descendant of the seminal Gmund Porsche, the first car to wear the family name and the crest, a pure sports car designed around a Volkswagen-sourced air-cooled flat-four and a mid-engine con...[Read more...]|
|Prince Heinrich Benz Racers Reunited at 'The Amelia'|
|In the early 1900's, at the dawn of the automotive motorsport age, one of the most significant race venues was the Prinz Heinrich Tour, named after Prince Albert Wilhelm Heinrich of Prussia, automotive enthusiast and brother of German Emperor Wilhelm II.
In 1907, the German Imperial Automobile Club organized the first annual Prinz Heinrich Tour which is often seen as a precursor to the German Grand Prix. Among the races' most notable winners were Fritz Erle who won the 1908 race in a 50 h...[Read more...]|