|Exceptional Race Cars Roaring to Gooding & Company's Amelia Island Auction|
|SANTA MONICA, Calif. (February 9, 2017) – Gooding & Company, the auction house acclaimed for selling the world's most significant and valuable collector cars, is proud to announce an enticing lineup of race cars headed to the Amelia Island Auction on March 10. Racing enthusiasts and collectors will not want to miss these celebrated examples cross the auction block next month.
1989 Mazda 767B
Mazda and rotary enthusiasts consider the 767B t...[Read more...]|
|INCREDIBLY RARE PORSCHE 964 TURBO ‘FLATNOSE' GOES ON SALE AT HEXAGON|
|◾Hexagon is proud to offer one of only 12 right-hand-drive 964 Turbos in rare 'Flatnose' guise for sale
◾Flatnose models were produced by Porsche to mark the end of the 964's life, with just 76 made worldwide
◾Car at Hexagon has covered just 630 miles and features both the X84 'Flatnose' body package and 385bhp X88 Turbo S engine
◾On sale at Hexagon's new flagship showroom in East Finchley
◾Details here: http://bit.ly/1UBe9kR
(London – May 06 2016)
There are rare Porsche 911s and ...[Read more...]|
|1938 Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Touring Spyder Epitomizes The Elegance at Hershey|
|HERSHEY, PA - The theme for this year's Elegance at Hershey is Celebration of Speed. After deciding upon the overall theme, 'One of the first decisions we made was to choose an automobile that epitomized that concept,' stated Steve Moskowitz, Elegance Vice Chairman. After much deliberation, it was concluded that the logical choice would be the Alfa Romeo Touring Spyder.
A call was made to Mr. Oscar Davis of Elizabeth, NJ - the owner of a number of fabulous classic automobiles. Last ye...[Read more...]|
|EUROPEAN AUTO INDUSTRY EMBRACING 48V HYBRIDS AS MOST COST EFFECTIVE ROUTE FOR CO2 AND NOX REDUCTION|
|Controlled Power Technologies (CPT), a major sponsor of the recent 48V hybrid vehicle conference in Germany, together with leading car makers and tier 1 suppliers, discussed the need for an internationally agreed 48V electrical standard. This is required by the global automotive industry to achieve the economies of scale demanded by original equipment manufacturers. CPT, together with other sponsors, including AVL and Ricardo, is in the vanguard of 48V mild hybrid developments being driven by ev...[Read more...]|
|PORSCHE'S 914 HONORED AT 20TH AMELIA CONCOURS d'ELEGANCE|
|The 20th annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance will honor the first mid-engine production Porsche, the 914 in all its variants.
At first some Porsche purists lamented the Porsche 914's seemingly humble origins. They whispered the 'V-Word' . . . Volkswagen. The reality was that the 914 is a blood descendant of the seminal Gmund Porsche, the first car to wear the family name and the crest, a pure sports car designed around a Volkswagen-sourced air-cooled flat-four and a mid-engine con...[Read more...]|