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Mr. Bean's Mini Racing in Youngtimer Rally in Spa

Mr. Bean's Mini Racing in Youngtimer Rally in Spa

It was used in 14 episodes of the famous comedy series

Mr. Bean is going racing or at least his car is. One of the Minis that was used in the TV comedy Mr. Bean will take part in the twelfth 'Creme 21 Youngtimer Rally' in Spa, Belgium on September 25. The car is a 1974 Mini Mark III and co...
26.09.2013 | 11389 views | 0 comments
Mercedes-Benz Opening New Museum in Beijing

Mercedes-Benz Opening New Museum in Beijing

It will be the only Mercedes museum outside of Stuttgart

Mercedes-Benz opened in its new musuem in Stuttgart in May 2006, and it will build its second museum in the world in Beijing that will be part of its Mercedes-Benz Cultural Center. Mercedes says the construction is part of its long-term commi...
25.09.2013 | 554 views | 0 comments
Lincoln Indianapolis Exclusive Study Heading to Auction from RM

Lincoln Indianapolis Exclusive Study Heading to Auction from RM

It is holding an auction in New York of one-off coachbuilt cars.

The 50s and early 60s were the last gasp on the one-off car in the United States but also created some of the most beautiful cars ever. All three of the major American automakers combined their own engines with handcrafted European bodies to creat...
24.09.2013 | 834 views | 0 comments
Nissan Restoration Club Bringing Safari Rally Z Back to Life

Nissan Restoration Club Bringing Safari Rally Z Back to Life

It won the East African Safari Rally in 1971 and 1973

Japanese automakers took over rallying in the 90s and won the manufactures’ championship from 1993 to 1999, but before that it had mixed success that previewed future success. In the 70s, Nissan entered a specially prepared 240Z into the...
16.09.2013 | 7311 views | 0 comments
Bonhams Selling Collection of Vintage Ecurie Ecosse Racers

Bonhams Selling Collection of Vintage Ecurie Ecosse Racers

The team was among the most successful in the 50s

Bonhams is selling a collection of cars from the original Ecurie Ecosse, which is French for "Team Scotland," racing team. As privateers in the 50s, it won the 24 Hours of Le Mans twice and raced for decade between 1952 and 1962. Dri...
13.09.2013 | 5982 views | 0 comments
Opel Boss Tours Germany in Trio of Classic Sedans

Opel Boss Tours Germany in Trio of Classic Sedans

The trip followed the Rhine and Main rivers in a Kapitän, Admiral and Diplomat

Opel's CEO Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann is taking a vacation with some classic cars from the company he runs. He has organized a drive of classic Opel Kapitän, Admiral and Diplomat models through the German regions of Rheingau and Taunus. ...
29.08.2013 | 5945 views | 0 comments
Ferrari 275 GTB/4 S NART Spider Sells for $27.5 Million at Auction

Ferrari 275 GTB/4 S NART Spider Sells for $27.5 Million at Auction

The highest car sale ever in the United States

A 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 S NART Spider sold for $27.5 million at RM Auctions Monterey sale during the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. It is the highest priced car sale ever in the United States and the second highest amount that a car sold f...
19.08.2013 | 5677 views | 0 comments
Senna-owned NSX for Sale on Ebay in Portugal

Senna-owned NSX for Sale on Ebay in Portugal

Seller claims Senna drove this car while testing at Estoril

A seller in Portugal has put a Honda NSX on sale on Ebay UK that he claims was owned by Ayrton Senna. According to the seller, this is one of the three NSXs that Senna owned, although it was probably the one that he drove the least.  ...
10.08.2013 | 7324 views | 0 comments
Extremely Rare Isdera Imperator 108i on Sale for Nearly €1M

Extremely Rare Isdera Imperator 108i on Sale for Nearly €1M

One of 17 made

A German specialty car dealer in Düsseldorf is selling an incredibly rare Isdera Imperator 108i that is just one of 17 made. More than that, it is the prototype that the other Imperators were built from. It can be yours for €900,000. ...
06.08.2013 | 11628 views | 0 comments
Mercedes-Benz Classic Bringing Very Early Cars to Pebble Beach Concours

Mercedes-Benz Classic Bringing Very Early Cars to Pebble Beach Concours

They are bringing the 1910 Prinz Heinrich car and 24/40hp landaulet

Mercedes-Benz Classic is bringing two very early cars to the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance on August 18. They are the 1910 Prinz Heinrich Mercedes and 1907 24/40 hp Benz landaulet. The 1910 Prinz Heinrich car was restored this...
06.08.2013 | 5160 views | 0 comments

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