|TRIUMPH INFOR ROCKET STREAMLINER BECOMES THE FASTEST EVER TRIUMPH ON THE BONNEVILLE SALT FLATS|
|TT Legend Guy Martin pilots the Triumph Infor Rocket Streamliner to become the fastest ever Triumph achieving 274.2 mph on the Bonneville Salt Flats
The Triumph Infor Rocket Streamliner has become the world's fastest ever Triumph by achieving a speed of 274.2 mph at the Bonneville Salt Flats on 8 August, 2016. Piloted by TT legend Guy Martin, the streamliner smashed the previous official Triumph record that stood at 245.667 mph as well as the unofficial Triumph Record of 264mph, both s...[Read more...]|
|TRIUMPH MOTORCYCLES CONFIRMS NEW WORLD LAND SPEED RECORD ATTEMPT|
|◾Federation Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM) World Record attempt to take place at the Bonneville Speedway, Bonneville Salt Flats, Utah - August 2016
◾TT legend and multiple speed world record holder Guy Martin confirmed as rider for 2016 Triumph world record attempt
◾The Triumph Infor Rocket Streamliner powered by two Triumph Rocket III engines, producing a staggering 1,000 bhp
◾Global cloud applications provider Infor and iconic clothing brand Belstaff announced as 2016 title sponsors
|‘TIME-WARP' LOVE BUG READY FOR NEW OWNER AFTER 42 YEARS|
|A 42 year old Volkswagen Beetle, that has covered just 90 km, has been discovered in time warp condition and will be sold at Silverstone Auctions' Classic Race Aarhus Auction in Denmark on 28th and 29th May.
Unique is a word often used incorrectly, but in the case of this 1974 Beetle, it is not inaccurate. With just one owner from new and only 90 kilometres on the clock, this little car must be one of the lowest mileage examples in existence still in its original condition.
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|WONDERFUL 1958 FERRARI 250 GT 'TOUR DE FRANCE' TOPS RM SOTHEBY'S £16.6 MILLION LONDON SALE...|
|• Classic Ferraris highlight RM Sotheby's annual London sale, led by a historic 1958 Ferrari 250 GT Berlinetta Competizione 'Tour de France' for £4,760,000
• Beautiful 1964 Ferrari 250 GT/L Berlinetta 'Lusso' claims second highest sale of the evening, achieving £1,232,000
• Ex-Diana Dors Maserati Mistral 3.7 Spyder brings £526,400
• Four-hour sale generates more than £16.6 million with 74 percent of all lots sold; complete results available at www.rmsothebys.com
• RM Sotheby's continues its...[Read more...]|
|A Piece of Hollywood and Jaguar History|
|Clark Gable's 'Best in Class' 1949 XK120
This weekend, a very special XK120 graced the judging field at the 62nd Pebble Beach Concours d' Elegance. This particular XK120 is significant, not only because it was named 'Best in Class,' but because its first owner was none other than Hollywood icon Clark Gable, a devoted Jaguar enthusiast.
Gable's XK120, chassis No. 670003, was judged 'Best in Class' in the 'Postwar Sports Open' category. The car is owned by Mr. Jeff Lotman, of Los Ang...[Read more...]|