|JAGUAR ANNOUNCES A STELLAR LINE-UP OF CARS AND DRIVERS FOR THE 2014 MILLE MIGLIA|
|◾Jaguar Heritage Racing to field ten of the marque's most celebrated 1950s models in the 2014 Mille Miglia, from 15-18 May, including XKs, C-types and one D-type
◾Famous faces from the world of entertainment, music, motor sport and fashion to drive the grueling Mille Miglia in historic Jaguars
◾Live updates from event available through Jaguar official social media channels, as well as Twitter profiles of drivers using hashtag: #JaguarMille
(WHITLEY, UK) - April 28, 2014 - Jaguar Heri...[Read more...]|
|Recall the Auto Avio 815 at the Maranello Museum|
|Maranello, 9 December – On Wednesday 11 December at 17h30, the Ferrari Museum in Maranello will hold a presentation for the book, 'La Prima corsa di Enzo Ferrari,' (Enzo Ferrari's first race) written by Gian Paolo Maini. Also present apart from the author, will be the Vicepresident of the Maranello marque and son of the Founder, Piero Ferrari and Claudio Rangoni Machiavelli, grandson of the marquis Lotario, the other protagonist of the volume edited by Imprimatur.
The book tells the ...[Read more...]|
|Goodwood Festival of Speed 2013: auction of Mercedes-Benz W 196 R one of highlights at world's 'largest motorised garden party'|
|• Mercedes-Benz Classic presents great moments in motor-racing history at Goodwood
• Motorsport festival celebrating its 20th anniversary
• Auction of only privately owned post-war Silver Arrow by Bonhams sure to cause a stir
Stuttgart – This year's Goodwood Festival of Speed in West Sussex, England, includes the auction of a Mercedes-Benz Type W 196 R Grand Prix racing car on 12 July 2013. The auction will be one of the highlights of a weekend dedicated to motor sport. Mercedes-Benz...[Read more...]|
|EUROPEAN LE MANS SERIES AND LE MANS 24 HOURS 2013 NELSON PANCIATICI WILL RACE IN ALPINE N° 36|
|Paris, Friday 22 March: Alpine announced today that they are car number 36 in the Le Mans 24 Hours, with Nelson Panciatici, Pierre Ragues and the third driver, freshly appointed, Tristan Gommendy behind the wheel.
Nelson Panciatici, the youngest of the team, and Pierre Ragues, were confirmed in the initial programme. They are now joined by Tristan Gommendy for the Le Mans 24 Hours. The three French drivers, all discovered and trained in Renault's single-seater division, have between them acc...[Read more...]|
|1949 24 Hours of Le Mans: Simon Captures the Imagination|
|On the 26th of June, after 24 hours of racing and 235 laps, the Ferrari 166MM of Luigi Chinetti and Lord Selsdon would come across the line to take the victory in the 17th Grand Prix d'Endurance. But while the victory would be certainly a memorable one, there would be one man that would not even make it to the finish but would capture the imagination of a French motor racing constructor and, as a result, would begin his motor racing career.
Andre Simon would be born in Paris in 1920. His fath...[Read more...]|