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RM AUCTIONS’ FIRST LONDON SALE ACHIEVES £3,967,125 FOR 1937 MERCEDES-BENZ 540K SPEZIAL ROADSTER

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RM AUCTIONS’ FIRST LONDON SALE ACHIEVES £3,967,125 FOR 1937 MERCEDES-BENZ 540K SPEZIAL ROADSTER

More than 85 outstanding cars were offered for sale last night in Battersea Park in a headline-grabbing extravaganza visited by many of the world’s most important car collectors and celebrities.

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THE ENTHUSIASTS’ GUIDE TO BUYING A CLASSIC BRITISH SPORTS CAR

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A new book that gives an expanse of knowledge on how to buy a classic British sports car will be launched at this year’s Classic Motor Show. The Enthusiasts’ Guide to Buying a Classic British Sports Car has been a labour of love for author Peter Hingson who has spent over three years working with some of the UK’s best classic car clubs in order to find all the content.

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V EIGHT BOOST FOR CROPREDY BRIDGE JENSEN

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V EIGHT BOOST FOR CROPREDY BRIDGE JENSEN

Major changes have been announced at the Cropredy Bridge home of the famous Jensen car marque which include a new management team, a new name and an exciting new car about to be launched onto the market.

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FIRST LADIES IN EXHIBITION AT THE GALLERIA FERRARI DI MARANELLO

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FIRST LADIES IN EXHIBITION AT THE GALLERIA FERRARI DI MARANELLO

Only a woman’s fascination can compete with the passion that evokes a Ferrari car of every period and model. Therefore, the Galleria Ferrari in Maranello dedicates an exhibition space to this fascinating and mysterious relationship at the same time, between the world of Ferrari and the female universe.

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Rare cars sell at BCA Blackbushe

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Rare cars sell at BCA Blackbushe

A 1980s car described as having the highest running costs ever was one of the stars of BCA’s recent Classic & Historic sale, staged at BCA Blackbushe on Tuesday 2nd October 2007.

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H&H’S INAUGURAL DUXFORD SALE ACHIEVES £1.25MILLION

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H&H’S INAUGURAL DUXFORD SALE ACHIEVES £1.25MILLION

WWII Spitfires are used to being centre stage, but one was among many historic planes moved to make room for H&H’s inaugural car, motorcycle, bicycle, automobilia and registration sale at the Duxford Imperial War Museum last week (October 9/10).

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RM AUCTIONS IN ASSOCIATION WITH SOTHEBY’S PRESENTS THE ABBA KOGAN COLLECTION

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RM AUCTIONS IN ASSOCIATION WITH SOTHEBY’S PRESENTS THE ABBA KOGAN COLLECTION

RM Auctions cofounder Mike Fairbairn is happy. “We are going to showcase a fabulous line-up of cars”. In addition to the collections from English Formula 1 mogul Bernie Ecclestone and Italian businessman Giuseppe Prevosti RM is featuring the cars of Abraham “Abba” Kogan in it’s inaugural London sale to be held at Battersea Park on October 31st.

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RUNNING COSTS OF £630 A MILE!

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RUNNING COSTS OF £630 A MILE!

This car is enough to make any fleet manager or business operator wince. With running costs, including depreciation, currently standing around £630 a mile it potentially is the most expensive car to run in Britain.

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RARE CARS AT BCA BLACKBUSHE

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RARE CARS AT BCA BLACKBUSHE

There’s an eclectic choice of collectable and unusual classics in BCA’s next Classic & Historic sale, including a rare Porsche 930 ‘Flatnose’, a one-off luxury sports saloon and 1959 Jaguar XK150 Coupe formerly owned by renowned racer, John Appleton.

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MODS AND ROCKERS, MORRIS MINI MINORS, MINI SKIRTS, BOWLER HATS AND BRATWURST

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MODS AND ROCKERS, MORRIS MINI MINORS, MINI SKIRTS, BOWLER HATS AND BRATWURST

Later this week the 2009 Goodwood Revival gets underway (18-20 September) with a host of attractions to appeal to all ages and sexes, whether keen motor racing fans, lovers of nostalgia or dedicated followers of cool 1950s and 1960s fashion.

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