|Carrera Panamericana Team at IMRRC on Dec. 13|
| ||WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (Dec. 2, 2014) – The challenge of 2,000 miles in seven days, across mountain ranges and along serpentine Mexican roads, has framed the resurrected Carrera Panamericana as the last great road rally.
On Dec. 13, New York state residents Tom Overbaugh and Paul Wendt will speak at the International Motor Racing Research Center about their five years of grueling competition in the Panamericana at the helm of a mint-green 1954 Lincoln.
The Center Conversations talk is...[Read more...]|
|IMRRC Nov. 8 Talk to Focus on USRRC Race Series|
| ||WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (October 29, 2014) - The USRRC lasted just six seasons, but its impact on racing was enormous, and now the series' history is reported in detail for the first time in 'USRRC, A record of the United States Road Racing Championship 1963-1968' by Mike Martin.
Martin of Seattle, Wash., will speak about the series and its crucial role in the development of professional road racing in America at the International Motor Racing Research Center in Watkins Glen on Nov. 8. Th...[Read more...]|
|Mille Miglia 2014: strong showing by Mercedes-Benz Classic pays homage to historic successes in thousand-mile race|
|•The Mille Miglia victories of 1931 and 1955 are highlights of 120 years of Mercedes-Benz motorsport history
•Exclusive compressor-sports car models SS and SSLK and 300 SL racing and production sports cars dominate strong showing of Mercedes-Benz
•The 'Mercedes-Benz Tribute to Mille Miglia' for the first time gives further classic cars access to the route.
Stuttgart – A strong contingent of exclusive classics from Mercedes-Benz Classic will be lining up in May 2014 to drive the M...[Read more...]|
|Renowned Dingman Collection Joins RM's Expanding 2012 Calendar|
|Building on its reputation as the specialists for private and estate collection sales, RM Auctions is delighted to announce the addition of The Dingman Collection to its expanding 2012 calendar. Scheduled June 8 – 9 in Hampton, New Hampshire, just 50 miles from Boston, Massachusetts, the upcoming sale is a continuation of RM's highly successful Dingman auction in 2006.
The result of many years of careful and meticulous acquisition by prominent businessman, investor and philanthropist, Michael...[Read more...]|
|58th PEBBLE BEACH CONCOURS d'ELEGANCE NAMES 1938 ALFA ROMEO ‘BEST OF SHOW'|
| ||More than 200 Classic Cars from 12 Countries are Showcased During Competition Along California's Monterey Coast
A 1938 Alfa Romeo owned by Jon and Mary Shirley of Medina, Wash., was named 'Best of Show' at the 58thth fairway of Pebble Beach Golf Links®. Proceeds from raffles, auctions, sponsorships and gate receipts helped contribute more than $1.3 million to charity for the third consecutive year.
Jon Shirley, the former president and chief operating officer of Microsoft who r...[Read more...]|