|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)
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|FROM SHELBYS TO SUPERCARS, RM SOTHEBY'S ARIZONA SALE OFFERS ICONIC COLLECTOR CARS OF EVERY ERA|
|• Pure adrenaline: 1965 Shelby 427 Competition Cobra, 1963 Shelby 289 Cobra 'Dragonsnake', and 1964 Shelby 289 Cobra lead recent entries for RM Sotheby's Arizona Biltmore sale, January 28-29
• Auction features more than 125 motor cars and offers incredible diversity; desirable American Classics, 1960s European touring cars, and supercars of today
• Complete sale information and a frequently updated list of entries available at www.rmsothebys.com
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|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.
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|OFFENHAUSER HEROES AND MERCHANTS OF SPEED SEMINARS OFFER FANS A BACKSTAGE PASS TO AMERICAN MOTORSPORT|
|A pair ofthe Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance's popular seminars will offer 'backstage passes' to the history and the business of American motorsport.
On Friday March 7, 2014 the celebration of Offenhauser-powered vehicles will begin in the Talbot Ballroom of the Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island at 3:00 PM with the Great Offy Drivers and David Hobbs Seminar.
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