|Exquisite Coachbuilt Offerings to be Sold at The Pebble Beach Auctions Presented by Gooding & Company|
|• Early highlights Include the 1954 Aston Martin DB2/4 Spider, the 1946 Cisitalia 202 CMM, the 1960 Abarth 1000 Bialbero Record Car 'La Principessa,' and More|
• Auctions will be held at the Pebble Beach Equestrian Center this August
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (June 15, 2016) – Gooding & Company, the official auction house of the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance®, announces a superb lineup of coachbuilt cars for The Pebble Beach Auctions on August 20 and August 21 at the Pebble ...[Read more...]
|1999: European Grand Prix: Ralf Deflated but Buoyant|
| ||Not often is an individual held in higher esteem for coming up short. But, in a sport where there are many things that can override a fantastic result, Ralf Schumacher would pull up lame, and yet, would come away a sheer winner.
Ralf Schumacher's stock had been on the rise even before he reached Formula One. Being in the same family of a World Champion automatically raises the stock of an individual. However, being the brother of a two-time World Champion has everyone hedging their bets even ...[Read more...]|
|Newey and Vettel: A Special Bond|
|The conversation, one imagines, would have gone a little like James Bond's briefing from Q, top mastermind of the British Secret Service, when Bond received his latest special order vehicle, complete with machine guns, bullet-proof screen and ejector seat...
Adrian Newey: 'Now pay attention Sebastian, you'll be using our new car, the RB9, with a few special modifications.'
Sebastian Vettel: 'What's wrong with the old one, she never let me down…?'
Newey: 'Boss's orders, I'm afraid. Now, ...[Read more...]|
|50Th Anniversary Celebrations Continue At Silverstone|
|29 May 2013, Sant'Agata Bolognese. In its seminal fiftieth year, the growing dimension to Lamborghini's engagement in motorsport will enjoy another notable contribution as arguably the foremost Formula One designer - Adrian Newey - returns to the cockpit of a Lamborghini Gallardo to race among the squadrons of Super Trofeo contenders at Silverstone this weekend as part of the Blancpain Endurance Series bill at the Northamptonshire circuit.
Newey will piloting the #1 VIP car amid a hig...[Read more...]|
|1951 Italian Grand Prix: Promising Result Left Unfilfilled|
|In 1957, at the Italian Grand Prix, Andre Simon, almost as usual, would share a drive with Ottorino Volonterio and would finish his final Formula One grand prix in 11th place. And while the fact Simon would have to share his drive with another would not be all that surprising to many, it would be a far cry from what many believed would be the case after the 1951 Italian Grand Prix.
Andre Simon had made an impressive debut at the 1949 24 Hours of Le Mans, which gained the attention of Amedee G...[Read more...]|