|VOLVO C70 TURNS 20 - A NICHE CAR MADE BY PASSION|
|The C70 represented a new niche in an important period for Volvo, a project that was driven by enthusiasm and a love of cars by a small and passionate team. Twenty years ago, it was first shown to the world.
When the Volvo C70 was first unveiled during the Paris Motor Show on 30 September 1996, it was not only the slender body that was brand new. It was Volvo's first 'proper' coupé since the 1800 model, and the first time Volvo had cooperated with engineering firm TWR on a new car. Furthermor...[Read more...]|
|Time Capsule Jaguar Supercar Joins an Already Stellar Line Up at Russo and Steele's 16th Annual Monterey Collector Automobile Auction Event!|
|Scottsdale, Arizona (July 28th, 2016) – Descending from a linage that is unquestionably one of the most storied, celebrated and highly regarded in race, luxury and performance automobile history, the Jaguar XJ220 is a mid-engine supercar that was produced by Jaguar in collaboration with Tom Walkinshaw Racing between 1992 and 1994. Until the arrival of the McLaren F1 in 1994, the XJ220 held the coveted position of world's fastest production automobile, with still blistering top speeds of 2...[Read more...]|
|THE MODEL THAT AIMED FOR THE STARS: THE VOLVO 850 CELEBRATES ITS 25TH BIRTHDAY|
|The Volvo 850 was the car that changed everything – a front-wheel-drive Volvo with a five-cylinder transverse engine. It was the result of the Galaxy project, which got its name because it was aiming for the stars. The 850 series achieved great success in the field of motorsport, and was the first car from Volvo available with AWD.
The brand-new Volvo 850 GLT had its world premiere in the Stockholm Globe Arena on June 11 in 1991. The model was the result of one of Sweden's largest industrial ...[Read more...]|
|15 Exciting Collector Automobiles to Watch During This January's Scottsdale, Arizona Car Week Auctions|
|Scottsdale, Arizona (January 13th, 2016) – Astute Collectors of the world's most sought after and most valuable automobiles know that Scottsdale, Arizona in January is where the market values for collector cars are established each year. As such, they make it primary lifestyle destination and year in and year out it is the one of only a select group of internationally recognized locations that provides all the fundamental essentials that attract the best buyers and sellers from around the world....[Read more...]|
|Fabulously Presented 1971 Maserati Ghibli Joins the Ever Growing Line Up of Incredible Offerings at Russo and Steele's 3rd Annual Newport Beach Collector Automobile Auction|
|Scottsdale, Arizona (May 12, 2015) – Launched at Turin in 1966, Maserati's Ghibli was appropriately named after the hot, dust-blowing wind currents of North Africa and featured handsomely tailored bodylines penned by a brilliant young Giorgetto Giugiaro for Ghia. The Ghibli's V-8 engine was a race-bred masterpiece initially displacing 4.7 liters, featuring dual-overhead camshaft and delivering 330 horsepower. Its tubular-frame chassis was derived from that of the Mexico and Quattroporte s...[Read more...]|