Cars & Bikes
Manufacturer and auction news, along side reviews and classic cars with a story are featured here, many of which are for sale, or going under the hammer very soon.
The new Abarth 695 70th Anniversario special edition was launched last week in Milan to celebrate 70 years since Abarth & C. was founded by Carlo Abarth (1908 – 1979) we take a quick look at the special edition.
Last weekend’s sale of 115 Everyman Classics at the Warwickshire Event Centre achieved outstanding results as two Ford Capris and a delivery mileage BMW 1M stood out as they went under the hammer at the CCA sale.
Here’s a car which Auto Addicts subscribers will be very familiar with, since it has been racing extensively within the Motor Racing Legends run series The Royal Automobile Club Woodcote Trophy series for many seasons.
Silverstone Auctions are offering for sale at the Classic Motor Show (NEC) this ex-works Triumph TR2 for sale PKV 374 driven in period by Leslie Brookes and Mortimer Morris-Goodall to 19th place in the 1955 Le Mans 24 Hours race and for a long time was the sole surviving works car.
The Concours of Elegance celebrated another weekend of motoring royalty, welcoming over 10,000 automotive enthusiasts and around 1000 incredible cars into the spectacular gardens of Hampton Court Palace.
On Thursday, press were invited to a selection of modern super and hypercar reveals all brilliantly orchestrated in a ‘generation game’ style format.
With just 272 miles registered on its odometer, the 1968 Mk1 Morris Minor-Mini Super De Luxe is offered as it would have been delivered more than 50 years ago, with even the plastic seat covers fitted and intact.
Some very special cars were honoured in Monterey this year, as part of a new series of awards by the 1000 Miglia srl, these were presented to owners of the types of cars which entered the original race between 1927- 1957.
Did this really happen? Did the ‘Evening with Aston Martin’ sale in Monterey, curated by RM Sotheby’s as part of their annual Monterey sale, really sell an Aston Martin DB5 for over £6million?
The race is on to buy a ticket and drive away in the 100,000th Lotus sports car this competition closing date is looming fast!
The Silverstone Classic sale which took place at the historic race meeting last weekend saw a packed auction room which achieved an excellent sale rate of 74% (excluding competition cars) with £6.4 million worth of sales overall.
On July 20th 2019, a collection of motorsport-inspired Porsches descended on the grounds of Donington Hall in Leicestershire.