The combination of frequently opposing elements often has a special charm. Think sweet chocolate with hot chili, Campari and healthy orange juice or a sporty engine in an elegant limousine: The Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 6.3. Continue reading The Mercedes 300 SEL 6.3 (W109) profile
For an entire breed of car to be named after one model, its arrival must have been groundbreaking. That car was the Ford Mustang, the first generation of which came on the market in 1964, becoming the eponymous genesis of “the Pony Car”. Continue reading The Ford Mustang first generation profile
Nothing combines design, technology and horsepower in the same way as the legendary Bugatti Type 35. The supercharged inline eight-cylinder 2.3-litre engine resembles a work of art, although it is a serious pure-bred racing motor. Continue reading The Bugatti Type 35 profile – A true racing legend.
Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité – Citroën has been fulfilling the motto of the French Republic on the streets for almost 100 years. Continue reading CITROËN – FRENCH FREEDOM SINCE 1919
The Volkswagen name is not just a brand, it is also a motto. The Beetle, the Bulli and later the Golf were designed to mobilize the masses and they clearly exceeded this goal. But there are also some rather unknown Volkswagen still to discover. Continue reading The unknown Volkswagen – SP2, Puma, Iltis and Fridolin
If the 911 can be considered an outstanding Porsche icon and the flagship of the German mobility identity, then the Ducati 916 is the Italian equivalent and an equally great masterpiece. Continue reading The Ducati 916 – Tamburini’s Design Masterpiece from Bologna
The Le Mans 1955 race took a twist of fate and is going to be remembered as a dark moment in motorsports. The annual racing event in the north-west of France turned into a disaster in an unthinkable dimension. Continue reading Le Mans 1955 – The longest 24 hours
Few cars from the Zuffenhausen sports car manufacturer have caused as much discussion as the Porsche 928 did in the 1970s. Developed as the successor to the Porsche 911, it was introduced in 1977 as a totally new concept for the marque. Continue reading The Porsche 928 profile
The understated Ferrari 550 has aged better than most ‘90s performance cars and it still offers a level of performance and usability that makes it a very desirable modern classic.