|BOBBY UNSER INSPIRED INFINITI Q60 DEBUTS AT AMELIA ISLAND CONCOURS|
|The 19th annual Amelia Island Concours announced today that Infiniti will commemorate the event's Offenhauser celebration by wrapping a 2014 Infiniti Q60 Convertible in the same color scheme as Bobby Unser's 1968 Indianapolis 500 winning racecar. To accompany the inspired Q60 Convertible, Infiniti will also display Unser's Offenhauser-powered Indy winning car, courtesy of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Museum.
The unique Infiniti Q60 convertible's wrap was created by the company...[Read more...]|
|THE LEGENDARY 'MONTE' – VOLKSWAGEN STARTS THE WRC WITH A CLASSIC|
|◾Start of the World Championship: Volkswagen ready for the Rally Monte Carlo
◾Tricky tyre selection on asphalt, ice and snow
◾Three Polo R WRCs for Volkswagen, with Ogier, Latvala and Mikkelsen at the wheel
From the hunter to the hunted: Volkswagen's mission to defend its titles in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) opens with a genuine motorsport classic at the Rally Monte Carlo, as the 'Monte' is the oldest rally in the world. From 14 to 19 January, the French pairing of Sébastien Ogi...[Read more...]|
|Maurice Trintignant: The Steady Fortuitous Frenchman|
|There are certain races in which victories can define a career. In a moment, an unassuming and modest racer can become one of the greats simply by achieving victory in truly special races. No better description fits the French driver that would compete for some 14 years throughout the 1950s and 1960s.
Arguably, Maurice Bienvenu Jean Paul Trintignant would have his best years stolen away by war. In fact, his early life would be marked by war. Born just a day before the British forces would bre...[Read more...]|
|Mecum's Kansas City Spring Auction Reaches $9.6 Million in Sales|
|April 25-27 Auction Draws Large Crowd and Diverse Selection to Downtown K.C.
Magnificent and serene Kansas City, Mo., turns into a car collector's paradise twice a year when Mecum Auctions comes to town. Last weekend, April 25-27, the Kansas City Convention Center was transformed into that dream location with 735 cars spread across the gleaming floor of beautiful Bartle Hall. With 446 cars selling over the three-day period for a 61 percent sell-through rate, the enduring auction brough...[Read more...]|
|Chevy Performance Rolls with Hot Rod Magazine Power Tour|
|Weeklong drive kicks off with unprecedented access to GM's Milford Proving Ground
Road trip! It's that time of year again for the annual automotive pilgrimage known as the Hot Rod Magazine Power Tour® and Chevrolet Performance helps get it started on Saturday, June 2, at General Motors' Milford Proving Ground. The Power Tour winds up in Arlington, Texas, on June 9.
With more than 3,000 hot rods, muscle cars, classic trucks and late-model performance vehicles and approximately 12,00...[Read more...]|