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Drivers becoming constructors: Bruce McLaren image

19/05/2024

Drivers becoming constructors: Bruce McLaren

The article highlights the life and accomplishments of Bruce McLaren, a successful racing driver and constructor from New Zealand. McLaren began racing at a young age and won his first Grand Prix at 22.
Adrian Newey, the Lotus 49B and the enigma of the Monaco Grand Prix Historique image

18/05/2024

Adrian Newey, the Lotus 49B and the enigma of the Monaco Grand Prix Historique

At Monaco's historic Grand Prix, famed engineer Adrian Newey fuels speculation amidst vintage cars. His Lotus 49B choice hints at passion beyond design. Whispers linger: Where will the genius steer next?
The Nostalgia of Forgotten Gods: Cord, USA, 1929-1937 image

18/05/2024

The Nostalgia of Forgotten Gods: Cord, USA, 1929-1937

Cord, founded by Errett Lobban Cord in 1929, introduced America’s first front-wheel-drive car, the L-29. Despite initial success, technical issues led to the brand's decline by 1937. Collectors now cherish Cord's futuristic designs.
The myth of Italian Coachbuilders: Castagna image

18/05/2024

The myth of Italian Coachbuilders: Castagna

Explore the history of Carrozzeria Castagna, an Italian coachbuilder from Milan known for luxurious carriages and cars, surviving challenges from its 1849 start through a modern revival in 1994.
Artcurial and Bonhams on track in Monaco: The winner and the loser image

18/05/2024

Artcurial and Bonhams on track in Monaco: The winner and the loser

Monaco Grand Prix Historique auctions: Ferraris falter, Porsches soar. Bonhams' dilemmas, Formula 1's surprises. Passion and speculation collide.
The myth of Italian coachbuilders: Scaglietti image

12/05/2024

The myth of Italian coachbuilders: Scaglietti

Sergio Scaglietti was an Italian coachbuilder who built some of Ferrari's most beautiful cars without ever sketching a design. He created masterpieces such as the Ferrari 250 GTO, 750 Monza, 250 Testa Rossa, 250 GT California.
Cars & Stars: Kendall Jenner image

11/05/2024

Cars & Stars: Kendall Jenner

Discover the hidden passion of Kendall Jenner, the supermodel known for her glam lifestyle, as she shares her love for classic cars with her millions of followers, proving that even Hollywood stars indulge in timeless automotive dreams.
The Nostalgia of Forgotten Gods: Jensen, UK, 1931-1976 image

11/05/2024

The Nostalgia of Forgotten Gods: Jensen, UK, 1931-1976

From pioneering beginnings to a poignant end, Jensen Motors' journey epitomizes automotive ambition. Despite iconic models like the Interceptor, financial woes and market shifts sealed its fate by 1976, echoing the decline of British automotive romance.
Drivers becoming constructors: John Surtees image

11/05/2024

Drivers becoming constructors: John Surtees

From dominating on two wheels to chasing victory on four, John Surtees' journey epitomizes determination. As a racer, constructor, and tragic father, his legacy echoes through motorsport's highs and lows.
Broad Arrow in California and Bonhams in Miami: the Grand Prix is sometimes not enough. image

11/05/2024

Broad Arrow in California and Bonhams in Miami: the Grand Prix is sometimes not enough.

Two auctions, two locales, two outcomes. Broad Arrow thrives in Porsche paradise, while Bonhams falters amidst F1 fever. The tale of prestige, pockets, and the timeless allure of automotive icons.

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