|Retro Classic Stuttgart: Ruote da Sogno, Italian flagbearers in the home of German carmaking|
|REGGIO EMILIA (I), 25 FEB 2017 - Following the huge commercial success and high media profile of Paris Rétromobile, everything is primed at the Ruote da Sogno headquarters for the next important date on the calendar. The event will get underway in Stuttgart at 11.00 on Thursday 2 March with the inauguration of the 16th Retro Classic. This is the biggest classic car show in Germany and is organised at the exhibition space in the southern city considered the patria of the country's motor industry....[Read more...]|
|93 CARS ON OFFER AT SILVERSTONE AUCTIONS' INTERNATIONAL DEBUT AT THE CLASSIC RACE AARHUS|
|Almost 100 classic cars will be going under the hammer in Silverstone Auctions' debut international sale at the Classic Race Aarhus taking place this weekend, Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th May, in Denmark.
Hosted by Silverstone Auctions and Lauritz.com, Scandinavia's largest online auctioneer, The Classic Race Aarhus Auction is set to be one of the biggest classic car auctions in Europe.
Headlining the sale is a very special recreation of the iconic Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR. One of just five ...[Read more...]|
|150TH ANNIVERSARY OF HENRY FORD'S BIRTH DECLARED ‘HENRY FORD DAY' BY MICHIGAN LEGISLATURE|
|◾The 150th birthday of Henry Ford – July 30, 2013 – is declared 'Henry Ford Day' in the state of Michigan
◾Celebration honoring Henry Ford's 150th birthday to be held on Saturday, July 27, at Henry and Clara Ford's historic home, Henry Ford Estate/Fair Lane in Dearborn, Mich.
◾Henry Ford Estate Inc., a nonprofit that shares governance with Edsel & Eleanor Ford House, takes ownership of the Dearborn estate
DEARBORN, Mich., July 25, 2013 – The enduring impact of Henry Ford and the 150t...[Read more...]|
|GREG BIFFLE GIVES FORD MOTOR COMPANY 1,000TH NASCAR VICTORY AFTER WINNING AT MICHIGAN INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY|
| ||◾Ford Motor Company has won 1,000 NASCAR races in the Sprint Cup, Nationwide and Camping World Truck Series combined.
◾Jim Roper won the very first NASCAR-sanctioned stock car race in a Lincoln when he was deemed the winner at Charlotte on June 19, 1949.
◾Ford Motor Company has won 20 manufacturer titles and 13 driver championships in NASCAR's top three series.
DEARBORN, MI, (June 16, 2013) – Henry Ford's win over Alexander Winton on Oct. 10, 1901 in what proved to be his only race a...[Read more...]|
|Edsel Ford's Speedster Stars at 'The Amelia'|
|Edsel Ford's 'continental car', a custom boattail speedster, will take its rightful place in the Sports Car Class of the 18th annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance. In the shape of Edsel's seminal speedster is the genesis of Ford's legendary design department.
Edsel Ford was hardly 'a chip off the old block'. The acorn fell well away from the mighty oak that was Henry Ford, founder of the Ford Motor Company. Edsel was not just the President of Ford, he was a car guy to his core. His ta...[Read more...]|