|ELVIS' BMW 507 LIVES ON: COMEBACK AT THE CONCOURS D'ELEGANCE IN PEBBLE BEACH|
|BMW Group Classic presents the completely restored roadster of the 'King of Rock'n'Roll' for the first time in public at the popular classic car show in California.
Munich. The glittering comeback is now following one of the most spectacular classic-car discoveries of recent times. The BMW 507 was driven by US musician Elvis Presley, famous already at that time as the 'King of Rock'n'Roll', while he was doing his military service in Germany. After that it disappeared for nearly 50 year...[Read more...]|
|RARE MERCEDES STEAL THE SHOW AT CLASSIC RACE AARHUS AUCTION|
|Heading outside the UK for its international debut at the Classic Race Aarhus in Denmark this weekend, 28th and 29th May, Silverstone Auctions achieved total sales of more than €2million.
The two-day auction, hosted by Silverstone Auctions and Lauritz.com, took place in the stunning setting of the Mindeparken in view of the Royal Palace and featured nearly 100 best of breed cars from vendors in Europe and the UK.
The star car of the sale, a beautiful recreation of the iconic Mercedes Benz ...[Read more...]|
|CONCOURS OF ELEGANCE CONFIRMS WORLD-BEATING CAR LINE-UP FOR 2015 EVENT|
| ||◾Concours of Elegance has confirmed the full incredible line-up of cars at its 2015 event, held at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh
◾Gorgeous 1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost London to Edinburgh car set to be one of the stars of the Concours
◾Visitors can see models ranging from 1902 up to the modern day, with the UK debut of the Touring Superleggera Berlinetta Lusso
◾Additional special features such as a collection of eight Ecurie Ecosse models, including the Le Mans-winning D-type and ...[Read more...]|
|ONE-OF-A-KIND BMW I8 CONCOURS D'ELEGANCE EDITION TO BE AUCTIONED DURING PEBBLE BEACH CONCOURS D'ELEGANCE WEEKEND|
|BMW i8 Concours d'Elegance Edition to be sold at Pebble Beach Auctions presented by Gooding & Company with proceeds benefitting the Pebble Beach Company Foundation and the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance
Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – July 25, 2014… In celebration of the US arrival of the BMW i8, the world's most innovative sports car, a one-of-a-kind 2014 BMW i8 Concours d'Elegance Edition will be auctioned during the weekend of the 2014 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, ahead of the ...[Read more...]|
|NIGHT OF THE WHITE GLOVES AT THE BMW MUSEUM. BMW HISTORY – A HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE.|
|Touching the exhibits in a museum? Normally that's a big no-no which you ignore at your peril. But as we all know, forbidden fruit is the sweetest – and that's why the BMW Museum is opening its doors on Friday, 23 November for the fifth edition of its 'Night of the White Gloves'. From 7 p.m. onwards, visitors will don a pair of white gloves and be free to stroke the cars they would normally be allowed to caress with their eyes only. 'The 'Night of the White Gloves' is a unique event in the museu...[Read more...]|