|The California T takes on Monte Carlo|
|An exhilarating road trip through the Principality of Monaco
Ferrari's head of development test-drivers Raffaele De Simone gives us a thrilling taste of the California T's driving prowess on the challenging streets and roads of the Principality of Monaco. He talks his viewers through the new car's performance as it tackles the Col de Turini mountain pass, one of the toughest stages on the famous Monte Carlo Rally, the legendary Tunnel and, of course, the Monaco Grand Prix's famous Loew...[Read more...]|
|2014 CONCOURS OF ELEGANCE CONFIRMS THE FIRST CONCOURS CARS TO APPEAR AT HAMPTON COURT PALACE|
|2014 CONCOURS OF ELEGANCE CONFIRMS THE FIRST CONCOURS CARS TO APPEAR AT HAMPTON COURT PALACE – FROM AN 1896 LUTZMANN TO A 2014 FERRARI LaFERRARI
◾2014 Concours of Elegance at Hampton Court Palace, (5-7 September) confirms the first half-dozen star car entries for this year's event
◾The 60 Concours cars will range from an 1896 Lutzmann, through to the 21st Century Ferrari LaFerrari hypercar, with 65 percent attending from overseas
◾Sixty carefully selected rare and exceptional concours ...[Read more...]|
|Techno Classica 2014: more than 30 racing cars to celebrate 120 years of Mercedes-Benz motor racing history|
|•Cars that were the heroes of magical moments put their stamp on this high-powered, most comprehensive show presentation
•With more than 30 vehicles, Mercedes-Benz Classic presents motor racing history in all its unique breadth and depth
•120 years of Mercedes-Benz motor sport in the focus of the leading international classic motor show
120 years of Mercedes-Benz motor racing history have produced a timeline of extraordinary victories which since 1894 also stand for outstanding innovations ...[Read more...]|
|Bonhams Monaco sale|
|Now in its 26th year, Bonhams celebrated sale 'Les Grandes Marques à Monaco' will be held at the Musée des Voitures du Prince, Monte Carlo on the 11th May and will once again be under the patronage of the Grimaldi Family. The sale also coincides with the biannual Monaco Historic Grand Prix, the focal point for historic motor racing enthusiasts during May.
Highlights from the Sale include examples from Bugatti, Ferrari, Alfa Romeo, Rolls-Royce, Aston Martin, Maserati and Facel Vega.
|1958 Moroccan Grand Prix: British All the Way|
|After years of frustration, and well past his life-expectancy, Mike Hawthorn would be on the verge of his first World Championship. This was more than likely Hawthorn's last and best hope at a World Championship title. Just one last race, and a fellow Brit, would separate Hawthorn from his World Championship.
Emotionally, Hawthorn was done. The last few seasons had seen Hawthorn fail to experience anywhere near the level of success he had even in his rookie year of 1952. In 1952, with an unde...[Read more...]|