|THE ONE-OF-A-KIND MASERATI BOOMERANG OFFERED AT BONHAMS|
|A signature concept car of the 1970s, the Maserati Boomerang was a one-off prototype unlike anything seen before. Using geometric shapes and ruler straight lines, its angular style made a strong statement at the 1971 Turin Motor Show. Now the Boomerang is set to cause a stir once again as a highlight lot of Bonhams 5 September Chantilly Sale.
Philip Kantor, Bonhams European Head of Motoring, said: 'The Boomerang was the first car of its time to create such a strong, angular style statement. I...[Read more...]|
|KIA MOTORS' GT4 STINGER CONCEPT AND 2014 SOUL EARN INTERNATIONAL DESIGN EXCELLENCE AWARDS|
|◾The Industrial Designers Society of America presents Kia with two IDEAs, honoring design excellence in Transportation category
◾Kia receives IDEA Silver for the sleekly sculpted GT4 Stinger concept car and IDEA Bronze for the distinctively hip 2014 Soul
IRVINE, Calif., July 17, 2014 – Kia Motors has built a reputation for world-class design over the last several years, and recently, the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) has added to the Korean brand's renown with a pair...[Read more...]|
|BARRETT-JACKSON SELECT COLLECTION TO DEBUT IN LAS VEGAS|
|• Six Rare and Sought-after Vehicles Will Cross the Block at Company's Las Vegas Auction on September 26-28, 2013 |
LAS VEGAS (September 24, 2013) – Barrett-Jackson, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions™, announced today that it will debut the Barrett-Jackson Select Collection at the company's Las Vegas auction, September 26-28, 2013 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.
Featuring a boutique offering of sports cars and pre-war classics, these rare vehicles have the pote...[Read more...]
|Spectacular 1936 Delahaye Type 135 Competition Court Coupe and 1969 Ford GT40 MKI take Best in Show at the Concours d'Elegance of Texas|
|Houston, Texas. May 17, 2013. Last weekend, the award winning La Torretta Lake Resort & Spa in Montgomery, Texas, played host to the biggest celebration of vintage motoring in Texas, welcoming thousands of visitors through its doors for The Houston Classic Weekend and 2nd annual Concours d'Elegance of Texas. The weekend got off to a high-octane start when Concours participants took to the open road on the Texas Tour d'Elegance, led by Richard Rawlings of Fast N' Loud fame, in a newly re-s...[Read more...]|
|Faces of the future: the concept cars at the Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este 2012|
|The participants in this year's Concept Cars & Prototypes competition have been announced at the Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este press conference in Milan. 'We're delighted to see a steady rise in the number of entrants for the Concept Cars & Prototypes concours,' said Karl Baumer, President of the Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este and Director of BMW Group Classic. 'The contrast between the historical façade of the Grand Hotel Villa d'Este and the automotive design of the future holds a very sp...[Read more...]|