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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

Concours of Elegance Holyrood ... 1903 Mercedes Simplex 60HP named ‘Best in Show’

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.

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Autosport International – The Racing Car Show, NEC Birmingham

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

The Autosport International Racing Car Show, once again held in conjunction with the Performance Car Show, ran between 14 – 17 January at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham. Altogether the shows occupied 9 halls of the complex, including a Live Action Arena, and an “Adrenaline Zone” where one could buy passenger rides in a Ginetta G50 and drifted round a purpose built slalom course. If you wanted to take the wheel yourself, no problem, you just had to head to the adjacent Go Kart track, where there were races and arrive and drive sessions throughout the duration of the show.

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

Museo Lamborghini

Class-leading performance, versatility in all driving conditions, sublime elegance ...
The Ferrari GTC4Lusso debuts at the Geneva Show

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

This is a car designed for clients wanting to experience the pleasure of driving a Ferrari anywhere, anytime, be it on short spins or long journeys, snowy mountain roads or city streets, alone or in the company of three lucky passengers. Drivers who demand exceptional power but refuse to compromise on in-car comfort, sporty elegance and impeccable detailing.

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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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The second day of this week’s Concours weekend saw the opening of the annual 4th annual Concours of Elegance. After the Windsor, St. James and Hampton Court event the Royal Concours went to Scotland this year to be held in the Royal Residence in Edinburgh, Holyrood House.

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.

Artcurial Motorcars to Sell 1961 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta in Same Ownership for 47 Years

Artcurial Motorcars has raised its international profile in recent years by offering some of the world’s rarest and most valuable cars at auction. The top ten most expensive cars ever to sell at auction include two cars from each of Artcurial Motorcars’ last two Retromobile sales: the ex-Bardinon 1957 Ferrari 335 S Spider Scaglietti that sold on 5 February 2016 for 32.1M€ / 35.7M$.

The last Ferrari 275 GTS/4 NART Spider headlines RM's star-studded Monaco sale

RM Sotheby’s, the world’s leading collector car auction house for investment-quality automobiles, is delighted to announce the addition of an ultra-rare and highly desirable 1968 Ferrari 275 GTS/4 NART Spider to its Monaco auction, 14 May. Held during the Grand Prix de Monaco Historique weekend, the single-day auction features over 100 handpicked automobiles and select motorcycles, as well as the stand-alone, bespoke sale of the Quattroruote Collection.

The World’s Finest Long-Term Preserved Jaguar C-Type

Bonhams forthcoming Monaco Sale on May 13 will feature the world’s finest as-original, running, long-term preserved 'time-machine' Jaguar C-Type, UK road-registered ‘POV 114’. On January 14, 1955, this outstanding example of Jaguar's double-Le Mans-winning XK120C design was registered under chassis number ‘XKC 011’, and was sold ex-works to the Dunlop Rubber Company. It survives today in essentially identical specification.

Mid-April - Time Again for Tour Auto!

Once again 230 cars will find their way from Paris to Cannes, driving during five stages on the roads through France. With stops in Beaune, Lyon, Valence, and Marseille the cars will alternate between racetracks (Dijon Prenois, Bresse, Ledenon and Paul Ricard), special stages on closed roads, and beautiful tours through Bourgogne, the Rhone valley, Vercors, Ardeche and the Provence. One of the novelties of this year will be a night session on the last day near Cannes on the historical roads of the Monte Carlo rally

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.

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

Nico Rosberg won the Chinese Grand Prix for Mercedes.
Scuderia Ferrari leaves China with a second and fifth place. Within seconds of the start, both drivers faced an uphill battle in their SF16-Hs, when Vettel clipped Raikkonen at the first corner. Both drivers had to pit for a nose change and then adopted an aggressive strategy to make up ground.


Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix ... Nico wins 6th GP in a row ... Vettel finishes 2nd

The first of the six rounds of the 2016 European Le Mans Series was held at the Silverstone circuit on Saturday 16 April as part of the FIA World Endurance Championship meeting. The entry for the 4 Hours of Silverstone comprised of an impressive total of 44 cars in the three classes, with 15 in the LMP2 class, 19 in the LMP3 class, 9 in the LMGTE class, and a singleton entry in the Innovative Car Class.

European Le Mans Series - 4h Silverstone

The inaugural 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship race, the first of nine rounds, was held at Silverstone on Sunday 17 April, with support races on the preceding days from the European Le Mans Series and the Porsche Carrera Cup GB, proving to be a popular attraction, with some 52000 spectators attending the meeting over the weekend.

FIA World Endurance Championship - 6h of Silverstone

The inaugural 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship race, the first of nine rounds, was held at Silverstone on Sunday 17 April, with support races on the preceding days from the European Le Mans Series and the Porsche Carrera Cup GB, proving to be a popular attraction, with some 52000 spectators attending the meeting over the weekend.

FIA World Endurance Championship - 6h of Silverstone

The first of the six rounds of the 2016 European Le Mans Series was held at the Silverstone circuit on Saturday 16 April as part of the FIA World Endurance Championship meeting. The entry for the 4 Hours of Silverstone comprised of an impressive total of 44 cars in the three classes, with 15 in the LMP2 class, 19 in the LMP3 class, 9 in the LMGTE class, and a singleton entry in the Innovative Car Class.

European Le Mans Series - 4h Silverstone

Nico Rosberg won the Chinese Grand Prix for Mercedes.
Scuderia Ferrari leaves China with a second and fifth place. Within seconds of the start, both drivers faced an uphill battle in their SF16-Hs, when Vettel clipped Raikkonen at the first corner. Both drivers had to pit for a nose change and then adopted an aggressive strategy to make up ground.


Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix ... Nico wins 6th GP in a row ... Vettel finishes 2nd

Tour Auto Day 3 ... Lyon - Valence

After the first two days had been spent mostly on flat landscapes, participants enjoyed the drive on mountain roads for this third day. These were not the high passes of the Alps or Pyrénées but mid mountain ranges.With the « Massif Central » and the « Vercors » located on both sides of the Rhône valley, this 3rd stage between Lyon and Valence was perfect to cover both locations.


Tour Auto Day 4 ... Valence - Marseille

The fourth day of the competition saw the Tour Auto heading south to Marseille. The field started at 7am, heading in the direction of the narrow and twisting roads of Ardèche. The first rally stage of the day called « Le Moulinon » was won by Jean-Pierre Lajournade in his Jaguar E-type.  Ludovic Caron, 2nd overall in the VHC category, once again trailing in his Cobra, by 21 seconds, leaving Lajournade a comfortable overall leader.


Tour Auto Day 5 ... Marseille - Cassis

To finish this 25th Tour Auto, Patrick Peter and his team reserved a very long ad very special leg for last. For the first time the Tour Auto will finish with two rally stages by night in the vicinity of Cannes. Before the final, the participants drove from Marseille to Cassis through the « Gineste » pass, then heading to the first stage held in the « Sainte-Baume » mountains. Andrew Smith in his Ford GT40 took victory ahead of Lajournade and Caron.

Tour Auto Day 3 ... Lyon - Valence

After the first two days had been spent mostly on flat landscapes, participants enjoyed the drive on mountain roads for this third day. These were not the high passes of the Alps or Pyrénées but mid mountain ranges.With the « Massif Central » and the « Vercors » located on both sides of the Rhône valley, this 3rd stage between Lyon and Valence was perfect to cover both locations.


Tour Auto Day 4 ... Valence - Marseille

The fourth day of the competition saw the Tour Auto heading south to Marseille. The field started at 7am, heading in the direction of the narrow and twisting roads of Ardèche. The first rally stage of the day called « Le Moulinon » was won by Jean-Pierre Lajournade in his Jaguar E-type.  Ludovic Caron, 2nd overall in the VHC category, once again trailing in his Cobra, by 21 seconds, leaving Lajournade a comfortable overall leader.


Tour Auto Day 5 ... Marseille - Cassis

To finish this 25th Tour Auto, Patrick Peter and his team reserved a very long ad very special leg for last. For the first time the Tour Auto will finish with two rally stages by night in the vicinity of Cannes. Before the final, the participants drove from Marseille to Cassis through the « Gineste » pass, then heading to the first stage held in the « Sainte-Baume » mountains. Andrew Smith in his Ford GT40 took victory ahead of Lajournade and Caron.