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The Nostalgia of Forgotten Gods: Panhard & Levassor, France, 1886-1967 image

23/03/2024

The Nostalgia of Forgotten Gods: Panhard & Levassor, France, 1886-1967

Discover the legacy of Panhard & Levassor, pioneers of automotive innovation. From the 'Systeme Panhard' to luxury saloons and Le Mans racing, their journey shaped the industry before merging with Citroën in 1965, leaving a timeless mark.
Business F1 Top 20 Petrolheads: Nick Mason, The Boy Who Chose Well image

23/03/2024

Business F1 Top 20 Petrolheads: Nick Mason, The Boy Who Chose Well

Nick Mason, the rhythmic heartbeat of Pink Floyd, is more than a rock legend. With a passion for classic cars, his collection, including a $50 million Ferrari 250 GTO, reflects his eclectic taste and enduring legacy.
RM Sotheby's. Prosperous Florida image

23/03/2024

RM Sotheby's. Prosperous Florida

Amidst shifting auction venues, RM's Miami event dazzles with a 77% sale rate, $48M+ in transactions, and record-breaking sales. Highlights include a Ferrari 250 Europa at $4.3M and a Bugatti Veyron at $3.1M. Mercedes and BMW also smash records.
The myth of Italian coachbuilders: Italdesign image

23/03/2024

The myth of Italian coachbuilders: Italdesign

Giugiaro's career revolutionized automotive design with iconic cars like the Volkswagen Golf. His genius earned global acclaim, reshaping the industry and earning him titles like "most influential car designer of the 20th century."
Steve McQueen’s Hudson Commodore image

23/03/2024

Steve McQueen’s Hudson Commodore

Steve McQueen's cherished 1950 Hudson Custom Commodore Six Convertible, owned until his passing, symbolizes his passion for speed and engines.
Business F1 Top 20 Petrolheads: Evert Louwman, a Passion for Car History image

16/03/2024

Business F1 Top 20 Petrolheads: Evert Louwman, a Passion for Car History

Evert Louwman's journey from a family rooted in automotive passion to creating the renowned Louwman Museum, showcasing 100 years of automotive history, revered by enthusiasts worldwide.
The Nostalgia of Forgotten Gods: Frazer-Nash, UK, 1922-1957 image

16/03/2024

The Nostalgia of Forgotten Gods: Frazer-Nash, UK, 1922-1957

The saga of Frazer Nash unfolds with a dreamer's pursuit, from cyclecars to Le Mans glory, intertwined with BMW and Bristol. A legacy of speed, ambition, and fleeting success, immortalized in post-war classics and cherished by collectors.
The great and discreet Marcello Gandini has left us on tiptoes image

16/03/2024

The great and discreet Marcello Gandini has left us on tiptoes

Marcello Gandini, son of an orchestra conductor, merged artistry with pragmatism in iconic car designs like the Lamborghini Miura. His legacy: a proud visionary shaping Italian automotive excellence.
Eric Clapton's Ferrari Symphony: When Guitars Meet 12 Cylinders image

16/03/2024

Eric Clapton's Ferrari Symphony: When Guitars Meet 12 Cylinders

Renowned guitarist Eric Clapton's dual passion for music and classic cars, especially Ferraris, is illuminated. From his iconic 365 GTC to custom creations like the SP12 EC, delve into the symphony of speed and style in Clapton's remarkable collection.
Amelia Island. The Arrow hits the mark. Indeed, it goes further... image

16/03/2024

Amelia Island. The Arrow hits the mark. Indeed, it goes further...

Amelia Island auctions by Broad Arrow and RM Sothebys impressed with record-setting sales, including a Ford GT40 MkI and Porsche 959 Reimagined. However, some cars, like the Isotta Fraschini Tipo 8A SS LeBaron, sold below estimates.

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