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 …

2014 Monterey Grand Prix Recently Laguna Seca staged the Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix which included all four classes of the TUDOR Championship. The TUDOR Championship merges both the Grand-Am and ALMS series into a single weekend but the races are still somewhat fragmented. For instance they run Grand-Am cars and Oreca prototypes separate from …

RM’s Auction in Monaco Just minutes ago RM wrapped up their bi-annual Monaco sale held on the same weekend as the 9e Grand Prix de Monaco Historique. RM had a very successful sale tonight by selling 74 of the 80 cars offered with many new world records being set in process. Top sale of the …

2014 DTM Season Starts Last weekend the much anticipated Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters season started at Hockenheim-Ring with a resounding victory for Marco Wittmann in his team BMW Team RMG 2014 BMW M4 DTM. BMW Motorsport are calling it a historic victory as 30 years ago Harald Grohs won BMW’s first victory in the DTM with …

2014 – Toyota Win at SPA This weekend, Anthony Davidson, Nicolas Lapierre and Sebastien Buemi took a resounding victory at the 6 Heures de SPA-Francorchamps in their team Toyota Racing 2014 Toyota TS040 Hybrid. Having also won at Silverstone outright, Toyota look set to win against Porsche and Audi at the 24 Hours of Le …

Zenvo ST1 Cruising Around Monaco The Top Marques Monaco show is enhanced with test drives of various cars on a privatized section of the F1 Grand Prix circuit. This year our enterprising photographer Loïc Kernen took the Zenvo ST1 out a step further to capture it with the sights and sounds of Monaco. The result is …

2014 Top Marques Monaco Last weekend was Monaco’s own Top Marques event which showcases some of the most obscure European supercars. Take for instance the 2014 Lykan HyperSport: a $3.4 Million, 700 bhp prototype from Dubai. Or how about the 2014 QUANT e-Sportlimousine which is said to run off of salt water! In any case, …

6 Hours of Silverstone 2014 Today, Anthony Davidson, Nicolas Lapierre and Sébastien Buemi won the coveted Tourist Trophy at the 6 Hours of Silverstone by piloting their Toyota TS040 Hybrid to an overall victory. With the #7 car just behind, a Toyota 1-2 was shared by a single Porsche team on the podium. The typically …