|PEBBLE BEACH AWARD-WINNING COACHBUILT FERRARI LEADS IMPRESSIVE STABLE OF PRANCING HORSES CONSIGNED FOR BONHAMS QUAIL LODGE AUCTION|
|• Select consignments are now being accepted to join the confirmed roster of top-tier entries|
Bonhams' renowned mid-August auction at Quail Lodge in Carmel, California, just added another star to its constellation of consignments: a 1951 Ferrari 212 Inter Cabriolet by Vignale.
With a description that commands superlatives, this authentic, rare, gorgeous, fast and fun sports car is truly extraordinary. The first of only four models bodied by Vignale, the matching numbers convertible ...[Read more...]
|INFINITI ‘SHAPES THE FUTURE' AT GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED|
|Infiniti's design studio is temporarily moving to Sussex for this year's Goodwood Festival of Speed (26-29 June), offering visitors to the popular event an exclusive glimpse of its future line-up.
Infiniti designers' latest concept models – two of them never seen in the UK before and all of them previewing cars confirmed to enter production – will take centre stage on the Infiniti display.
It will be the first time that the trio of award-winning concepts are being displayed together, provi...[Read more...]|
|KIA NIRO CONCEPT MAKES U.S. DEBUT AT 2014 CHICAGO AUTO SHOW|
| Cutting-Edge Urban Hybrid Vehicle Shows Off Kia's Ambitious Vision of a Lifestyle City Car
•Niro's B-segment design is futuristic, upscale and performance-inspired
•Hybrid electric drive intended to give Niro four-wheel drive capabilities when needed
CHICAGO, Feb. 6, 2014 – Kia's dramatic and modern Niro urban lifestyle concept vehicle, which was unveiled last September at the Frankfurt Motor Show, today made its U.S. debut at the 2014 Chicago Auto Show. The Niro hints at a ...[Read more...]|
|BLACK WIDOW'S STINGRAY AMONG 15 CHEVROLETS IN CHICAGO|
|Brand partners with Marvel Studios for 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier'
CHICAGO – So if the Black Widow had a sports car, what would it be?
You don't have to wait until the April 4 premiere of 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' to find out. Visitors to the Chicago Auto Show will see the world premiere of the black-on-black Corvette Stingray driven by S.H.I.E.L.D.'s Black Widow in the sequel to Captain America.
They should not expect to see the Black Widow, but Chev...[Read more...]|
|Buyers in abundance for another strong sale at Brooklands|
|Amidst some speculative recent market results, the heat was on Historics, but with Brooklands bathed in sunshine, the classic and sports car auctioneer again delivered another strong sale. In total 60 of 103 vehicles were seen away for a sale ratio of 58% and a final sale figure of £1,159,070.
As pre-sale publicity predicted, Bentley's blazed a trail, with the star of the show an R-Type Coupé by Abbott of Farnham, which sold for £100,000. A 1937 4¼ litre Sports Special sold for £47,500, wh...[Read more...]|