90 years ago, Rudolf Caracciola achieved a surprising victory at the 1931 Mille Miglia. The large and, despite numerous lightening measures, still heavy Mercedes-Benz SSKL (W 06 RS) started in Brescia rather as an outsider. Continue reading 1931 Mille Miglia – The victory of Rudolf Caracciola in a Mercedes-Benz SSKL
What is better than a Porsche 911 S Soft Window Targa? Right, two of them. And if chance would have it, the two of them share a common story. This is what happened to two successive 67 units that are on display at Vehicle Experts. Continue reading The Incredible Reunion Of Two Porsche 911 S Soft Window Targa
When we think of automotive design, we often think of the glamorous and extreme prototypes, but the business is more diverse and often more factual than one would commonly think.
Continue reading Automotive Design in Transition – Of Great Rides and Big Fins
Recently, Carrozzeria Zagato celebrated its 100th birthday. What is already a remarkable anniversary becomes even more significant in view of the fact that the company continues to be successful on the market.
Continue reading Zagato – A successful family history
The first generation of the Dodge Charger came onto the market in 1966, but those responsible quickly came to the conclusion that it was too cumbersome in appearance.
For years, the sword of Damocles of Brexit hovered over everything. It affects political and social issues, but above all the markets. The market for classic cars is also affected. How does the UK’s exit now affect buying and selling from and into the UK after separation? Continue reading Brexit and the impact on the classic car market
Sporty, small, open two-seaters have always inspired enthusiasm. In the course of reason, practicality and stricter safety regulations, however, they disappeared somewhat from the scene. Until Mazda breathed new life into the roadster genre in the early 90s with the MX-5. Continue reading Mazda MX-5 – Rebirth of the Classic Roadster
The flying saucer might not seem like a very flattering nickname for a car. But if you just take the Italian name, it looks completely different. In the case of the extraordinary Alfa Romeo Disco Volante, it is actually an honorary title. Continue reading Alfa Romeo Disco Volante – it really flies!
Auctions are an important part of the classic car market. Rare and special vehicles in particular are sold for sometimes extraordinary sums. In our “Auction News” section, we regularly look at the results Continue reading Auction News | Bonhams – Les Grandes Marques du Monde à Paris
It is now an incredible 50 years to the day since a new automotive star was unveiled at the 1971 Geneva Motor Show: the Lamborghini Countach LP 500 in yellow. Continue reading 50 years young – Happy birthday Lamborghini Countach LP 500