|'MIAMI VICE' HERO CAR SPEEDS INTO MECUM AUCTIONS MONTEREY 2015|
|Iconic 1986 Ferrari Testarossa to be offered at The Mecum Daytime Auction Aug. 15
WALWORTH, Wis. – July 7, 2015 – The star of the '80s-era television series 'Miami Vice' is coming to the Mecum Daytime Auction in Monterey this Aug. 13-15. No, not Sonny Crockett and Ricardo Tubbs—the flashy detectives played by Don Johnson and Philip Michael Thomas who fought episode-after-episode against the seedy underworld of Miami—but their 1986 Ferrari Testarossa. This iconic supercar with...[Read more...]|
|Lancia Named 2016 Best of Show|
|PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (August 21, 2016) — The 2016 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance concluded with first-time entrant Richard Mattei lifting the top prize high overhead soon after his 1936 Lancia Astura Pinin Farina Cabriolet was named Best of Show at the prestigious competition.
When the award was announced, it took Mattei a moment to grasp the accomplishment: 'I was just happy to be an entrant at Pebble Beach—and now to get an award, and not just one, but three!' His Lancia won its cl...[Read more...]|
|Postwar Ferrari Named Best of Show at 2014 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance|
| ||1954 Ferrari 375 MM Scaglietti Coupe Named 'Best of Show'
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (August 17, 2014) -- Excited cheers echoed across the 18th fairway of Pebble Beach Golf Links Sunday when a 1954 Ferrari 375 MM Scaglietti Coupe was named Best of Show at the 64th annual Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. The car, owned by Jon Shirley of Medina, Washington, was the first postwar car to take the top award at the prestigious event in nearly five decades. It was also the first Ferrari to win.
|FERRARI SPORTING SPIRIT – A 'SPECIALE' SHOW AT MARANELLO|
|Maranello, 15 October 2013 –The Museum in Maranello has curated a very interesting show that has as its theme, Ferrari's sporting spirit, whose exhibits include the very latest 458 Speciale.
The show aims to offer an unmissable attraction over the winter weeks given that, among the cars on show are some very rare models, such as the famous P3 which won in Daytona and the 312 P and 512 M that starred in the great endurance races. Of the cars that took part in the most famous sports car ...[Read more...]|
|1982 Ferrari 308 GTSi is IMRRC's 2013 Raffle Car|
|WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (July 18, 2013) – A 1982 Ferrari 308 GTSi, one of the most recognized of all Ferrari models, is being offered by the International Motor Racing Research Center as its 2013 raffle car.
Ferrari-red, this icon of the 1970s and '80s was generously donated to the Center by Governing Council member Greg Galdi.
The car has been driven fewer than 1,500 miles.
The mid-engined, targa-topped 308 GTS was introduced in 1977 and is well-known to most Americans as the car ...[Read more...]|
|Italian Racing Classics Lead Gooding & Company's 10th Anniversary|
|SANTA MONICA, Calif. (June 4, 2013) – Gooding & Company, the official auction house of the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance acclaimed for selling the world's most significant and valuable collector cars, will be hosting the 10th Anniversary sale of the Pebble Beach Auctions on August 17 and 18. This year Gooding & Company offers an early preview of some of the most highly sought after and rapidly amassing value collectible – the distinguished Italian race car. Auction highlights include a...[Read more...]|