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Presenting Manifesto – The Ferrari of the future ... Winners of Top Design School Challenge announcedk

The Manifesto, the FL and the de Esfera are the three winning models in the third Top Design School Challenge, in which four prestige institutes submitted three designs each of the Ferraris of 2040.

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Cavallino Classic 25 – Track Day and Jet Aviation Reception 2016

During the 2016 Brussels Motor Show, Ferrari unveiled the latest creation from the exclusive Tailor Made programme, a unique California T which pays homage to the Ferrari 458 GT3 which won the Pro-Am Cup class in the 2015 edition of the 24 Hours of Spa (with “Gimmi” Bruni, Alessandro Pier Guidi, Pasin Lathouras and Stephane Lemeret).

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Cavallino Classic 25 – Concours at the Breakers

The year is young and already sees one of its highlights, the 25th annual Cavallino Classic in Palm Beach, the most important and prestigious Ferrari Meeting in the US and most likely in the world. Over two decades ago the American Ferrari Magazine Cavallino started with a Ferrari Concours in the glamorous Breakers Hotel in the billionaire’s winter retreat.

Early in February the Collectors Car World had its Epicenter in Paris for the Annual Retromobile

Indisputable the best trade show for classic cars in the world this year’s edition got a lot of publicity by the sale of the Ferrari 335S at the official salon auction house Artcurial. One year after the fabled Baillon-Collection Sale the local hero secured another highlight for their flagship sale and with its record sale it did not fail to meet expectations. Many visitors might have come to Paris purely to see this car but they and all the others were awarded with a spectacular line-up of cars of all eras in the two main halls of the Parc d´Exposition at the Porte de Versaille.

Ferrari Maserati Register

A unique exhibition dedicated to the Centennial of Maserati was inaugurated in Modena this morning. MASERATI 100 - A Century of Pure Italian Luxury Sports Cars retraces the story of the Italian car manufacturer through an exhibition

Information about each model and .... every single Ferrari build - up to chassis number 15499

Dave Nicholas has taken many shots of Ferrari's from Sebring 59-50-61-62 and some 64-65 and other major races in the North America. Latest updates ... "Results updates include complete nat'l races from Lime Rock and Marlboro 1957 to 1962.  Bud Hofer donated some great shots from the Glen GP in 1961.  Don Cooke gave us hundreds of shots and the first posted are a great glance at the very last Sunday race at Lime Rock in April 1959. These shots include the notorious Paul Richards trying to dry out the main straight in his Cessna !  A whole new look at Bridgehampton with shots from 1951, 1957, 1966, 1968."

A special California T in Brussels ... The Tailor Made car unveiled at the Motor Show in Belgium

"Museo Lamborghini"is something to add to your sight seeing lsit ... it offers the complete product line

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Cavallino Classic 25 – Classic Sports Sunday at Mar-a-Lago 2016

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After the two track days at the nearby Palm Beach International Raceway finally the engine quiet down for the cars to be shown on the lawn of the famous Breakers Hotel. For the 25th time the cars were lined up on the three lawns in front of the picturesque building sorted by age with the most popular vintage section on the upper lawn and the post-Enzo cars on the lower.

Maserati Centennial Exhibition

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Today the 25th Cavallino Classic came to an end with the multi-marque concours at the Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach. A memorable jubilee edition of the leading Ferrari Concours event saw another day full of highlights at the Classic Sports Sunday in a year of very changeable weather conditions. After heavy rain on Friday on the race track, heavy wind of the storm through at the Breakers on Saturday this morning saw some freezing temperatures very unusual for Florida.

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The London Classic Car Show

After the success of the inaugural London Classic Car Show in 2015, the organisers doubled the show area for the second edition, which was held between 18 – 21 February at London’s Excel Exhibition Centre. Their faith in expanding the show was well founded, as attendance was up by around 50% on the first show, and the expanded show area provided a wider variety of offerings for the visitors to enjoy. The show was officially opened by 2009 F1 World Drivers’ Champion and current McLaren F1 driver Jenson Button.

Geneva Salon ... 42 manufacturers presenting world premieres

The 86th edition of the Geneva International Motor Show was held at the Palexpo exhibition complex, adjacent to Geneva International Airport, between 03 -13 March. As has been the case for a number of years, manufacturers, both large and small, view it as an important showcase for their latest offerings, with a large number of world and European premieres taking place.

Amelia Island Concours d´Elegance ... honored driver was Hans-Joachim “Strietzel” Stuck

Over the last few days tension built up with some worrying observations of the weather forecast that said torrential rain and thunderstorms coming into north Florida on concours day, some rumors even mentioned the concours might be preponed to Saturday to avoid a cancellation but as the storm slowed down the goal was to finish the main event before the expected rain in the early afternoon.

A Ferrari rises from the ashes ... 225 S chassis no. 0178ED

After almost two years of work, restoration of the 225 S chassis no. 0178ED is finally complete and the car is back in its owner’s hands. The project was a huge challenge for the Ferrari Classiche department as the car, which belongs to an Argentinean collector, arrived in Maranello in a terrible state of repair, having been partly-destroyed in a fire.

Retro Classics 2016 ... With 90,000 visitors over the last weekend it certainly found its place within the premium trade shows

16 years ago the Retro Classic opened their doors for the first time at a then dated exhibition center within the Stuttgart housing area. Despite the restrictions both in size and the required infrastructure (especially accessibility and parking was a major problem) the Classic Car show soon became the biggest in south Germany and with it proximity both to Switzerland and the Alsace borders with a broader commuting area in the south.

The Ferrari GTC4Lusso and a 488 GTB Tailor Made for the departure of the Tour Auto Optic 2000

The departure of the Tour Auto Optic 2000 is the occasion for Ferrari to unveil for the first time in France the GTC4Lusso at the Grand Palais. This very important “rendez-vous” is also the occasion for Ferrari to present a unique version of its 488 GTB.
In association with its Parisian dealer Charles Pozzi, the very exclusive Tailor Made program imagined a car which pays homage to the 308 Gr4 Pioneer.

RM Sotheby’s will celebrate its 18th annual sale at the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance next month by lifting the gavel on more than 90 show-stopping automobiles. The carefully curated roster—a group comfortably spanning over a century of automotive styling and design—is highlighted by a number of vehicles that are no strangers to the spotlight ...

Show-Stopping Automobiles at RM Sotheby’s Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance Sale

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The 1954 Aston Martin DB3S … Car of the Silver Screen Raced by The Great Stirling Moss, Now Offered at Bonhams

A rare Aston Martin Works team car – chassis number DB3S/5 – which was campaigned in period by such legendary racing drivers as Sir Stirling Moss, Peter Collins and Roy Salvadori, and latterly went on to co-star with Terry-Thomas in 1960s movie classic ‘School for Scoundrels’, will be offered at Bonhams Aston Martin Works Sale on 21 May 2016. It is estimated at £6,000,000-7,000,000.

Max Girardo establishes exclusive London-based classic car brokerage

Max Girardo, internationally recognised as a leading expert on the global classic car market, and with an incredible track record in auctioning many of the world’s most valuable automobiles, has established Girardo & Co., an exclusive new London-based brokerage that deals in only the highest quality cars available to the market.

Blancpain GT Series, Brands Hatch

The weekend of 07-08 May was essentially GT weekend at the Brands Hatch circuit in Kent. It was also without a doubt the best weather weekend of the year so far in the UK, with predominantly sunny skies and temperatures in the mid twenties, so ideal conditions for spectators to enjoy some great racing. Apart from a packed on track programme over the two days, there was plenty of peripheral activity for all ages, to make it a real family orientated weekend.

Big Cat Roars at Bonhams Monaco Sale as the Hammer Falls at €7.2 Million for the Jaguar C-Type

The unique, unrestored, ex-Le Mans 24-Hour race Jaguar C-Type sports car, ‘POV 114’ sold for €7,245,000 (£5,715,580) at Bonhams Monaco Sale, leading the British auction house’s outstanding return to the French Riviera. James Knight, International Group Director, Bonhams Motoring, said: “Bonhams’ return to Monaco featured a refined and elegant selection of magnificent collectors’ motor cars, achieving a total €15.3 million.

1951 Ferrari 340 America Barchetta tops the lots at RM Sotheby's €27.5 million Monaco sale

RM Sotheby’s, the world’s largest collector car auction house for investment-quality automobiles, returned to Monaco this past weekend (14 May) for another successful sale alongside the Grand Prix Historique. Conducting two separate sales sessions during a single day, RM’s 2016 Monaco tally exceeded €27.5 million* ($31,187,305 US) and saw several records tumble.

1951 Ferrari 340 America Barchetta tops the lots at RM Sotheby's €27.5 million Monaco sale

RM Sotheby’s, the world’s largest collector car auction house for investment-quality automobiles, returned to Monaco this past weekend (14 May) for another successful sale alongside the Grand Prix Historique. Conducting two separate sales sessions during a single day, RM’s 2016 Monaco tally exceeded €27.5 million* ($31,187,305 US) and saw several records tumble.

Mille Miglia 2016 ... Susie Wolff and Ellen Lohr sharing the cockpit

The Stuttgart-based brand, automotive sponsor of the Mille Miglia, is closely associated with this legendary competition. Once again in 2016, Mercedes-Benz Classic will underscore the brand's intimate ties with the culture and tradition of the Mille Miglia by fielding a strong presence in the starting line-up. Originating from the company's own collection, the classic automobiles will be representative of all the Mercedes-Benz vehicles that participated in the then sporting competition in the era of the road race.

Mille Miglia 2016 ... Susie Wolff and Ellen Lohr sharing the cockpit

The Stuttgart-based brand, automotive sponsor of the Mille Miglia, is closely associated with this legendary competition. Once again in 2016, Mercedes-Benz Classic will underscore the brand's intimate ties with the culture and tradition of the Mille Miglia by fielding a strong presence in the starting line-up. Originating from the company's own collection, the classic automobiles will be representative of all the Mercedes-Benz vehicles that participated in the then sporting competition in the era of the road race.

Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2016 combines tradition and modernity

The Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este is the world’s most exclusive heritage event for historic automobiles and motorcycles. The event has a long tradition extending back to the year 1929, when the first exhibition entitled “Coppa d’Oro Villa d’Este” was held in Cernobbio, Northern Italy, as a showcase for new launches in the automobile sector. This was followed by decades of changing fortunes.

Monaco Historic GP 2016

Already for the 10th time the Automobile Club of Monaco organized the Historic Grand Prix on the most famous F1 track in the world. The very demanding non-permanent track through the Mediterranean principality is an institution since the early 1920s and one of the few tracks that will most likely never disappear from the modern F1 calendar.

Monaco Historic GP 2016

Already for the 10th time the Automobile Club of Monaco organized the Historic Grand Prix on the most famous F1 track in the world. The very demanding non-permanent track through the Mediterranean principality is an institution since the early 1920s and one of the few tracks that will most likely never disappear from the modern F1 calendar.

ELMS – 4 Hours of Imola

The second round of the 2016 European Le Mans Series was held at the Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari in Imola, Italy, over the weekend of 13-15 May. The meeting also featured the inaugural round of the, new for 2016, Michelin GT3 Le Mans Cup series, plus three races for the single model Renault Sport Trophy series, featuring their R.S.01 track-only model. As in previous years, entry to the circuit was free for spectators, with only a nominal €10 fee for paddock access, which gave access to the pit walk and autograph session on the Sunday morning. Initially the weather for the weekend didn’t look promising, with rain forecast virtually throughout.

ELMS – 4 Hours of Imola

The second round of the 2016 European Le Mans Series was held at the Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari in Imola, Italy, over the weekend of 13-15 May. The meeting also featured the inaugural round of the, new for 2016, Michelin GT3 Le Mans Cup series, plus three races for the single model Renault Sport Trophy series, featuring their R.S.01 track-only model. As in previous years, entry to the circuit was free for spectators, with only a nominal €10 fee for paddock access, which gave access to the pit walk and autograph session on the Sunday morning. Initially the weather for the weekend didn’t look promising, with rain forecast virtually throughout.

Verona Legend Cars

The second edition of the Verona Legend Cars classic show was held in the Verona Fiere exhibition halls over the weekend of 13-15 10 May 2016, and as an aside provides a fine opportunity to visit the historic city, with its Roman amphitheatre and Shakespearian connection of Romeo & Juliet, amongst its many attributes. The city also has World Heritage Site status from UNESCO, due to its urban structure and architecture.

Verona Legend Cars

The second edition of the Verona Legend Cars classic show was held in the Verona Fiere exhibition halls over the weekend of 13-15 10 May 2016, and as an aside provides a fine opportunity to visit the historic city, with its Roman amphitheatre and Shakespearian connection of Romeo & Juliet, amongst its many attributes. The city also has World Heritage Site status from UNESCO, due to its urban structure and architecture.

Formula 1 Spanish Grand Prix ... Hamilton ploughs Rosberg off the track ... Youngstar Verstappen wins

Ferrari leaves Spain with a second and third place. At the end of a thrilling race, Raikkonen finished just six tenths behind the winner Max Verstappen. With Vettel right behind him, the Scuderia adds 33 points to its tally..

Superb 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 From Long-Term Ownership to be Offered at Bonhams’ Greenwich Concours d’Elegance Auction

Bonhams’ annual auction of collectors’ cars, held in conjunction with the Greenwich Concours d’Elegance, is just around the corner and it’s a pleasure to announce a very special Ferrari leading an extensive and impressive list of consigned sportscars.
The Ferrari 275 GTB/4 is not just one of the most iconic and sought after mid-century V12 models from Maranello, but this particular 1967 car is an aficionado’s dream.

Superb 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 From Long-Term Ownership to be Offered at Bonhams’ Greenwich Concours d’Elegance Auction

Bonhams’ annual auction of collectors’ cars, held in conjunction with the Greenwich Concours d’Elegance, is just around the corner and it’s a pleasure to announce a very special Ferrari leading an extensive and impressive list of consigned sportscars.
The Ferrari 275 GTB/4 is not just one of the most iconic and sought after mid-century V12 models from Maranello, but this particular 1967 car is an aficionado’s dream.

Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2016 ... The visitors award their first favourite – Coppa d’Oro Villa d’Este for the Lancia Astura

On Saturday, visitors to the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2016 selected their first favourite. This year, the award Coppa d’Oro Villa d’Este goes to the Lancia Astura Serie II from the year 1933. The owner of the winning vehicle, Antonius Meijer from the Netherlands, is therefore able to enjoy the first of the prestigious prizes to be awarded by public referendum at this year’s event. His vehicle captivated the spectators in the grounds of Villa d’Este with its flawless and spectacular styling and fascinating history.

Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2016 ... The visitors award their first favourite – Coppa d’Oro Villa d’Este for the Lancia Astura

On Saturday, visitors to the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2016 selected their first favourite. This year, the award Coppa d’Oro Villa d’Este goes to the Lancia Astura Serie II from the year 1933. The owner of the winning vehicle, Antonius Meijer from the Netherlands, is therefore able to enjoy the first of the prestigious prizes to be awarded by public referendum at this year’s event. His vehicle captivated the spectators in the grounds of Villa d’Este with its flawless and spectacular styling and fascinating history.