|BARONS' BUMPER CROP FOR SUMMER|
|With three sales in five weeks, Barons has a busy time ahead in June and July, and the Barons team has amassed some superb entries. The intense auction action kicks off with British Heritage, Classic and Sports Cars at Sandown Park on June 4th, and is followed by the Rolls-Royce Enthusiasts Club Automobilia and Motor Car sales at Burghley House on June 25th. Completing the trio is Barons' inaugural Connoisseurs' Classic Car Collection event at Tattersalls at Newmarket on July 12th.
|FIRST PRODUCTION TR5 TO BE SOLD BY CLASSIC MOTOR CARS|
| ||• The car will be on display at the Classic & Sports Car show at Alexandra Pa|
The first production right hand drive 1967 TR5 Roadster is to be sold by leading classic car restorers Classic Motor Cars (CMC).
This incredibly special car was the first TR5 P1 to be built on the normal assembly line, and is one of only 1,100 to be produced, carrying with it an indisputable history.
Manufactured on the 29th August 1967 by Standard Triumph Motor Company Limited, the car went into th...[Read more...]
|ASTON MARTIN CELEBRATES ITS RICH HERITAGE AT THE GOODWOOD REVIVAL|
|8 September 2015, Gaydon: Aston Martin returns to the evocative surroundings of the Goodwood Revival this weekend, with a selection of superb sports cars that celebrate the 102-year-old brand's rich and exciting heritage.
The luxury British sports car maker is once again an automotive partner of this year's meeting at the famous old English race circuit where examples of some of Aston Martin's most exclusive and highly-prized sports cars of the revival period – 1948-1966 – will be on sh...[Read more...]|
|BONHAMS TO OFFER THE LEGENDARY MERCEDES-BENZ IN WHICH POP STAR CLAUDE FRANÇOIS ESCAPED DEATH|
|Eight exciting motor cars from the personal collection of French businessman and art collector, Alain Dominique Perrin, will be offered at Bonhams Chantilly Sale, taking place in the grounds of Château de Chantilly on Saturday 5 September.
The collection includes a 1977 Mercedes 450 SEL 6.9, that was originally owned by famous French singer and composer, Claude François, in which he survived an attempted assassination.
Claude, or CloClo to his fans, was one of France's biggest pop stars, w...[Read more...]|
|Record half-year sales for Mercedes-Benz|
| ||•In June, global unit sales of Mercedes-Benz increased by 19.3% to 169,616 vehicles and, in the first half of the year, by 14.7% to 898,425 vehicles.
•Ola Kallenius, Member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG, responsible for Mercedes-Benz Cars Marketing & Sales: 'June saw Mercedes-Benz complete not only the best ever first half of the year in terms of sales, but, with 38.5% growth, we have also recorded the strongest sales month in China.'
•Sales growth of 16.5% in Germany and 17.2% in...[Read more...]|