To celebrate the Maserati Centenntial in our own way we have assembled a page with the top 10 Maserati sports cars from the last 100 years. Maserati has frequently been in the shadow of Ferrari, Lamborghini and Alfa Romeo but has launched some influential models that continue to dominate the collector car market.   You …

Wheeler Dealers Top 10 Car Restorations Today the Discovery Channel released a list of the top restorations done by Mike Brewer and Edd China on the show Wheel Dealers as chosen by the viewers. This is hands down our favorite motoring show and goes to show that you don’t really know a car until you work …

Concours d’Elegance returns to France This year the Concours d’Elegance returned to France in the form of the Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille held 40 miles north of Paris. Peter Auto who also organize the Tour Auto, Le Mans Classic and a host of other vintage races used their expert connections to bring together the best …

2014 DTM Finale Today we have assembled a gallery of the specular DTM Finale at Hockenheimring which both open and ends the popular German championship. By the Finale, Marco Wittmann had already secured the championship for BMW Team RMG and eventually beat both Mattias Ekström as well as Mike Rockenfeller by 50 points. BMW celebrated …

2014 Paris Motor Show in Pictures After the first complete press day of the Mondial de l’Automobile, we have an prepared an exceptional gallery with all the highlight cars. A couple last minute additions included the 2014 Audi TT Sportback concept, Nissan Pulsar Nismo Concept and Peugeot EXALT. Citroën are using Paris to reveal their …

2014 Paris Auto Show Preview On the eve of the Paris Motor Show also known as the Mondial de l’Automobile, we have several new cars including the Lamborghini Asterion LPI 910-4 that first appeared at the Paris Group Night. The new Lamborghini is a plug-in-hybrid that works in concert with the V10 to provide an …

Maserati – 100th Anniversary Maserati’s 100th anniversary year has been well celebrated in 2014 with several key events that culminated with last week’s Maserati Centennial International Gathering. The weekend celebration in Italy included many historic stops such as Turin and Modena including a Concours d’Elegance which was won by a Maserati Mexico Prototipo. The Gathering …

2014 Lone Star Le Mans Weekend Texas payed host to the world’s endurance racing teams this weekend at the Circuit of the Americas including separate races for the FIA World Endurance Championship and TUDOR United SportsCar Championship. Audi, Porsche and Toyota each brought out their Le-Mans contending teams for the 6 Hours of Circuit of …

2014 Pebble Beach Auctions This year Gooding & Company upped the blue chip market by setting 16 world records at their Pebble Beach Auctions and achieving $106 million in total sales which includes their 10% buyer’s premium. At $15,180,000 for the 1961 Ferrari 250 GT SWB California Spider, Gooding set a new benchmark price. In …

2014 Monterey by RM Auctions RM Auctions had an astonishing $143.4 million sale in Monterey this year which they describe as highest grossing collector car auction of all time. This was in part aided by many impressive cars from the Bob Pond collection and a sole 1964 Ferrari 275 GTB/C Speciale that sold for $26.4 …

This year the biggest Monterey buzz, stories and misinformation came from the lead up to Bonham’s sale of the 250 GTO chassis 3851GT including nine other cars from the Italian Collezione Maranello Rosso. And $38,115,000 USD was the price for the GTO including Bonham’s 10% buyer’s premium. The figure was spot on and proof that …

2014 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance The 64th running of the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance has culminated with the first Ferrari to win Best of Show, but that’s just the most obvious of the many great stories from this event. At the end of the 18th fairway, Pebble Beach assembled the world’s best collection of 250 …

Monterey’s car week ended with a post-war car winning the 2014 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance’s Best of Show, that being the 1954 Ferrari 375 MM Coupé Scaglietti owned by Jon Shirley. To do so the Ferrari won the Ferrari Grand Touring class and was then selected by the Honorary Judges among the 26 other class …

New Race Cars in Pebble Beach in 2014 This week McLaren and Lamborghini revealed new cars in Monterey but neither used Laguna Seca which would have been an appropriate venue. For instance Lamborghini revealed their stunning Huracán LP 620-2 Super Trofeo on the grass of the exclusive Quail garden party. This new Super Trofeo departs …

In a somewhat hurried fashion we have uploaded shots from the 2014 Fuel Run Monterey. Organized by the goldRush Rally Team, around 80 exotics traveled around the Monterey Bay area which included a convenient lunch at the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion. Our gallery includes all the highlight cars including a wrapped DMC Aventador Molto Veloce, …

Ferrari Testa Rossas on the Tour d’Elegance When Pebble Beach puts together a specialized class of cars the results are usually impressive and this especially holds true for the 250 Testa Rossas. This year Pebble Beach will have over 20 on the field including almost every factory version. For those in the know this means …

Gordon McCall’s Motorworks Revival 2014 Earlier today Gordon McCall wrapped up his excellent Motorworks Revival at the Monterey Jet Center and we have assembled a photo gallery of this event which seemingly goes from strength to strength every year. Among the impressive display of aircraft and motorcars was the LA-bound Gemballa Mirage GT belonging to …

2014 Monterey Motorsports Reunion Preview Today is the official start to the Pebble Beach week with the tech inspections happening at the Monterey Motorsports Prereunion. We were onhand earlier to capture many of the great cars coming out of the transporters and also spotted some platinum-level Maseratis that are celebrating the company’s 100th anniversary. Before …

Les Légendes de Bugatti At Monterey, Bugatti will show the six and final Les Légendes de Bugatti Veyron twice during the Monterey car week. The new car pays homage to the Type 41 Royale Coupé De Ville Napoleon which was envisioned by Ettore Bugatti himself. Ettore Bugatti’s Veyron will first appear at the Quail Motorsports …

2014 Concours d’Elegance of America Today we have assembled our gallery of the 2014 Concours d’Elegance of America at St. John’s. Once known as the Meadow Brook Concours, this event attracts some of the best Central and Eastern American cars and joins both Amelia and Pebble Beach as a top American concours. This year the …

2014 Le Mans Classic Our Gallery of the 2014 Le Mans Classic is now online. This year was notable for rain during many of the races, but the organisers are still reporting 110,000 for the seventh Le Mans Classic. As with years previous the event was split into 6 groups that divided 56 years of …

McLaren F1 Tour – 2014 Among the great tours of the motoring world is the McLaren F1 Tour and our gallery has some of the best available photos of the 2014 edition. The tour is organized by Ray Bellm who manages the official club for the McLaren F1 owners with support from McLaren Automotive. This year …

2014 Villa d’Este The authority that is the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este continues to grow and this year’s event had undoubtedly the best cars in the world. One example is the stunning 1931 Alfa Romeo 6C 1750 GS Spider which took the best of show for collector Corrado Lopresto. Maserati’s 100th anniversary was this year’s …

2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed The Goodwood Festival of Speed is Britian’s top motoring event and our gallery has all the highlights from this year’s edition. Unexpectedly Ferrari brought out the best modern supercars with a bright green LaFerrari freshly delivered to Jamiroquai singer, Jay Kay and the new, one-of Ferrari F12 TRS. Maserati celebrated …

2014 Goodwood Festival Preview With the Goodwood Festival of Speed only one day away, many British companies are taking the opportunity to preview their upcoming releases. One such car is the Jaguar F-Type Project 7 which Jaguar calls their fastest and most powerful production Jaguar! In a similar vein, Bentley will show off a lightweight …

2014 24H Nürburgring – 42nd Running We have said it before: the 24-hour endurance race at the Nürburgring is our favorite endurance race of them all. This year Audi supported an armada of capable teams which resulted in the Phoenix Racing Audi R8 LMS ultra of Christopher Haase, Christian Mamerow, René Rast and Markus Winkelhock …

2014 Le Mans Debrief It wasn’t easy for anyone at Le Mans this year. Hybrid power systems of the front-runners were especially problematic and the winning Audis both took 20 minutes in the pitlane to change turbochargers that were not up to the barrage of heat cycles. In the end Audi was more reliable than …

Audi Dominates 2014 Le Mans Earlier today Audi reasserted their Le Mans dominance after Marcel Fassler, André Lotterer and Benoit Treluyer drove the #2 car to overall victory at the 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans. Challenged by both Porsche and Toyota in the LMP1 catagory, Audi benefitted from a steady pace where the other …

Sports Cars from the 2014 Monaco Historics With Monaco GP starting up on Thursday we thought it would be nice to feature the Sports Cars (Class C) from the 9e Grand Prix de Monaco Historique held last weekend. The sports car class is an hommage to the 1952 Monaco GP which was run for sports …

Group C at SPA-Classic 2014 Group C Racing used the SPA-Classic as one of six stops on their european tour. This highly organised group has their own regulations and allows Group C, IMSA and GTP cars running to 1982-1993 specifications. Naturally this brought out an impressive collection at SPA including two Sauber C11s, two Nissan …