|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...]|
|Thomas Scott Collection of Classic American Automobiles to be On Offer at No Reserve at Russo and Steele's 2015 Monterey Collector Automobile Auction Event|
Scottsdale, Arizona (July 18th, 2015) – Thomas Scott is an accountant and entrepreneur from Athens, Georgia who has had a love for all things automotive for as long as he can remember. He possesses a lifetime of passion for buying, selling and working on classic American cars.
'I started out with the muscle cars — the Mopars, the Cobra Jet Mustang, the Chevelle,' Scott says. 'Those are cars that everybody recognizes — they're widely popular and very tradeable.' However, as S...[Read more...]|
|Automobiles with Exceptional Provenance Highlight Gooding & Company's Pebble Beach Auctions|
|SANTA MONICA, Calif. (July 10, 2014) – Gooding & Company, celebrated for its world-class automotive auctions and record-breaking results, will begin its second decade as the official auction house of the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance® on August 17 and 18. Gooding & Company is pleased to share a hand selected group of consignments from our Pebble Beach Auctions with exceptional provenance. Exciting entries include an extremely rare 1939 Alfa Romeo Tipo 256 Cabriolet with spectacular one...[Read more...]|
|More Power, More Party: '50 Years Of Mini Cooper S' Anniversary To Be Celebrated At Brands Hatch Race Track|
|Munich/Fawkham. MINI's legendary victorious racer is due to turn 50 - an anniversary which will be celebrated on a race track in its home country. The weekend of 22-23 June, the former Formula 1 race track Brands Hatch, south east of London, will host a celebration of the MINI Cooper S, which was first presented in spring 1963. The MINI Festival will attract thousands of classic Mini and modern MINI fans. As well as live music, vehicle shows and lots of MINI action, a special highlight wi...[Read more...]|
|MINI PLANT OXFORD – A CENTURY OF CAR-MAKING|
|MINI Plant Oxford celebrates 100 years of car-making this March, against a background of rising production, increased investment and continuing expansion. Today, Plant Oxford employs 3700 associates who manufacture up to 900 MINIs every day, and has contributed over 2.25 million MINIs to the tally of over 11.65 million cars that the factory has produced since 1913.
The first car built at the factory, a Bullnose Morris Oxford, emerged on 28 March 1913 and has been followed by cars from a wide...[Read more...]|