|2015 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance Best of Show|
|PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (August 17, 2015) -- An Italian Isotta Fraschini Tipo 8A Cabriolet that once turned heads and garnered top prizes in the classic era glided to victory at the 65th Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance on Sunday.
The competition drew 219 cars from 16 countries and 29 U.S. states to the 18th fairway of Pebble Beach Golf Links. It also raised over $1.8 million to help people in need. Through the Pebble Beach Company Foundation, which celebrates its 40th anniversary this ...[Read more...]|
|'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...]|
|The Trident is Raised|
One of Italy's most famous marks, and perhaps most troubled, the trident-bearing automaker continues to provoke passion through its search of excellence.
Five brothers would come together in December of 1914 to found a motor company bearing their name—Maserati. Alfieri, Bindo, Carlo, Ettore and Ernesto had all demonstrated a passion for automobiles, particularly racing, during those early years at the turn of the 20th century.
The foundations of the company would actually begin ...[Read more...]|
|THE CHOICE OF CHAMPIONS' WITH 23 OVERALL WINS IN 26 YEARS|
| ||• Supplying 90% of Teams, Brembo Triumphs in LMP1 & GTE-PRO|
LE MANS, France, June 15, 2014 – In the world of motorsports, this weekend's 82nd running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans is the ultimate bench test for automotive development…always evolving, sometimes revolutionary, almost always changing…except for the teams' choice of Brembo brakes – the 'Choice of Champions!'
This year's evolution was based on new regulations requiring the Le Mans LMP1 prototypes to get the most spee...[Read more...]
|TWO JAPANESE IN THE HEART OF SCUDERIA FERRARI|
|Even a normal working day in Maranello always has something special about it. This Thursday, that extra something came in the shape of Kamui Kobayashi, who this year will make his debut on the GT racing stage, at the wheel of a Ferrari 458 GT2 entered by the AF Corse team.
Kobayashi's visit was even more noteworthy as he had a special guide. It fell to Scuderia Ferrari engineer Hirohide Hamashima to give his fellow countryman a tour of the main areas of the Gestione Sportiva, taking in every...[Read more...]|