Two De Dion Boutons with a combined age of 210 are the oldest entrants in Barons’ sale at Sandown Park on June 24.
A Talbot 105 Alpine has won the Endurance Rally Association’s inaugural Alpine Trial, 80 years after a Talbot won the 1934 original rally – with the 1934 winning car and driver also competing in the ERA event. The British team of Gareth Burnett and Jeremy Haylock won the three-day rally as well as being the only team to keep a ‘clean sheet’, while the original winner John Rushton and co-driver Michael Birch finished in seventh place.
A 1982 Lamborghini Countach sold for a record £337,120 in a blistering sale day at Historics largest auction to date. The price is believed to be a UK auction record for this model.
The New Citroën C1 and New C4 Cactus – the latest additions to Citroën’s revitalised range – will make their UK premieres at the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed.
An incredibly rare British sports car will be offered in Silverstone Auctions’ two-day sale at the Silverstone Classic on July 26 and 27. Fittingly the car is a 1950 Healey Silverstone, one of just 105 ever built.