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One of Nine Bentley Continental GTZ Cars for Sale in Switzerland

One of Nine Bentley Continental GTZ Cars for Sale in Switzerland

It features a hand-formed body by Zagato

One of nine Bentley Continental GTZ by Zagato cars has shown up for sale in Switzerland on James Edition, which is essentially Craigslist for the incredibly wealthy. The Continental GTZs were first shown in 2009 at the Geneva Motor Show. The c...
05.06.2013 | 7807 views | 0 comments
Ralph Lauren's 1938 Bugatti 57SC Atlantic Wins at Villa d'Este

Ralph Lauren's 1938 Bugatti 57SC Atlantic Wins at Villa d'Este

It is one of two still in existence

Fashion designer Ralph Lauren is known for is collection of rare cars, and his 1938 Bugatti Type 57SC Atlantic won Best of Show at the 2013 Concorso d’Eleganza at the Villa d’Este. Lauren was on hand to present the car. L...
29.05.2013 | 3931 views | 0 comments
Bertone Aston Martin DB4GT One-Off Is New Most Valuable Aston Martin

Bertone Aston Martin DB4GT One-Off Is New Most Valuable Aston Martin

It sold for £650k more than the James Bond DB5

A one-off Aston Martin DB4GT with a one-off body by Bertone sold for £3,249,500 including fees ($4.889 million or €3.8 million) has become the most valuable Aston Martin ever sold. It went for £649,500 more than the James Bon...
28.05.2013 | 5990 views | 0 comments
Ferrari 340/375 MM Le Mans Racer Sells for $12.8 Million

Ferrari 340/375 MM Le Mans Racer Sells for $12.8 Million

The car was raced by three sports car world champions

A 1953 Ferrari 340/375 MM Berlinetta with a body by Pininfarina sold for €9,856,000 ($12.75 million) at auction in Switzerland. It was the most expensive car that RM Auctions sold during the event. It is one of two cars of its type that w...
27.05.2013 | 6181 views | 0 comments
Restored Series 1 E-Type Expected to Sell Big at Auction

Restored Series 1 E-Type Expected to Sell Big at Auction

It has received a recent restoration and only covered 50,000 miles in its life

Historics at Brooklands is auctioning a well-restored Series One Jaguar E-Type Roadster on June 1. The car started its life in California but will make its return to the UK. The numbers-matching car just completed a full restoration. The car w...
24.05.2013 | 1511 views | 0 comments
Ford Mustang 'Eleanor' From 'Gone in 60 Seconds' Sells for $1.1 Million

Ford Mustang 'Eleanor' From 'Gone in 60 Seconds' Sells for $1.1 Million

It was the car used for close-ups and publicity

The Ford Mustang "Eleanor" from the 2000 remake of "Gone in 60 Seconds" sold for $1.1 million at Mecum's Spring Classic auction in Indianapolis, Indiana. As in any film, multiple Eleanors were built, but the car that s...
20.05.2013 | 2397 views | 0 comments
Jaguar Added Celebrities to Mille Miglia Drivers This Year

Jaguar Added Celebrities to Mille Miglia Drivers This Year

They include fashion icons, actors and prominent business people

Jaguar selected several celebrities to drive its cars in the Mille Miglia classic rally this year that runs from May 16 to May 19. They include actors, fashion icons, a former Le Mans winner and the grandson of Jaguar's founder. Jaguar ent...
17.05.2013 | 2515 views | 0 comments
Two Blower Bentleys Taking on Mille Miglia

Two Blower Bentleys Taking on Mille Miglia

One car raced at Le Mans in 1930 and the other as a rare body

Bentley has two 1930 4.5-litre supercharged cars ready to take on the Mille Miglia historic rally. One car actually raced in the 24 Hours of Le Mans that year, and the other has a very rare body.  The #2 car was driven by Captain Tim Birk...
15.05.2013 | 756 views | 0 comments
John Lennon's Blue 1965 Ferrari 330GT Being Auctioned in July

John Lennon's Blue 1965 Ferrari 330GT Being Auctioned in July

It was also Lennon's first car

John Lennon is one of the most important musicians of the 20th century, and items related to him have steadily been increasing in value. Bonham's auctions in the UK have added Lennon's first car, a 1965 Ferrari 330 GT 2+2 in Azzuro Blue, t...
10.05.2013 | 1609 views | 0 comments
Buick Remembers the Tank It Built During WW2

Buick Remembers the Tank It Built During WW2

Also celebrating the end of World War 2 in Europe on May 7

Buick is looking back on an often forgotten part of its 110-year history - when it built tanks during World War II. The M18 Hellcat tank was novel for the time because it used an automatic transmission. It was also one of the fastest tanks in its ...
09.05.2013 | 1086 views | 0 comments

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