The Nissan GT-R was launched in 2007 – but the GT-R designation has been around for much longer. In 1964 a rather plain four-door Nissan 2000GT sedan was given a performance kit with the initials GT-R and went head-to-head with a Porsche 904 at the Japanese Grand Prix. Continue reading Nissan GT-R | Godzilla and the Fight against the Top Dogs
With the purchase of a classic car, the passion for the old metal really begins. When the keys are handed over, quite a few buyers have to ask themselves where and how their new treasure can best be maintained and, if necessary, repaired.
Continue reading Portrait of the C.O.G. Master Workshop in Düsseldorf
The history of C.O.G. Classics is closely interwoven with Managing Director Christian Oscar-Geyer’s first encounters and memories of cars in his childhood. Continue reading Portrait of Christian-Oscar Geyer from C.O.G. Classics
In the Mercedes-Benz scene there was hardly any topic during the last 6 weeks, than the rumor about the possible sale of one of the two legendary Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR Uhlenhaut Coupés. Continue reading Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR Uhlenhaut Coupé – The most valuable car in the world.
The trade fair season is in full swing. It continues in Italy, where from April 28th to May 1st the Automotoretrò and Automotoracing events will take place in Turin. Continue reading Automotoretrò und Automotoracing – Trade fair Twins in Turin
Not exactly the perfect car for winter, but unexpectedly suitable for everyday use even at this time of year. Even after ten years, the Ferrari 328 GTS is still as exciting as on the first day.
Continue reading Column Zeitsprünge | Ferrari 328 GTS – Two tracks in the snow
The current situation and the shocking news and images from Kiev, Kharkiv, Mariupol and many other places are terrible. They are a reminder of a time that people thought they had already left behind. Continue reading Prints for people in need – Fine Art Prints to help Ukrainian refugees
For more than a week, Ukraine has been under attack by the Russian army. With Vladimir Putin’s address and the entry of the first troops, 24 February marked, as German Chancellor Scholz aptly put it, a “turning point in the history of our continent”. Continue reading Classic Trader fundraising campaign for UN refugee agency
The motorbikes of the 90s mark the end of an eventful century. In anticipation of the millennium, the industry pulls the cord once again. Fast-as-an-arrow racers, old brands in new guises and technical quantum leaps indicate that this decade also produced legends. After a good 100 years, the motorbike is more alive than ever – the motorbikes of the 90s are living proof.
Continue reading Motorbikes of the 90s – On two wheels into the new millennium
There is a widespread misconception that classic car ownership is an expensive hobby. Certainly, if you are in the premium segment, repairs and maintenance cost a lot. The VW Beetle is just one of numerous examples that debunk this prejudice and provide appropriate entry-level models in every type of budget. Continue reading Beetle & Co – Three entry-level classics for under 20,000 euros