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World speed record Ferrari for sale

RETURNING to host three days of auctions at this year’s Race Retro, Silverstone Auctions has announced the consignment of a 2000 Ferrari 550 Maranello ‘World Speed Record’ edition to its Classic Car Sale on February 25-26. Following the 550 Maranello’s success on the racing circuits, in October 1998 Ferrari sent a lightly modified version to … Continue reading

Rare cars bring Brooklands alive

  THE 32 acres of Brooklands Museum, on the site of the world’s first purpose-built motor racing circuit, will come alive with high-octane action on Sunday January 29, when the Vintage Sports-Car Club (VSCC) takes centre stage for its annual New Year Driving Tests competition. Visitors will be treated to the sights and sounds of … Continue reading

BMW scoops top award

THE all-new BMW 5 Series Saloon has been honoured with one of the motoring industry’s highest accolades: the What Car? Car of the Year Award for 2017. The newcomer took the top honour, along with the Best Luxury Car category award, at the magazine’s 40th annual presentation event in London. The 5 Series fended off … Continue reading

Coys set for double header

  INTERNATIONAL auctioneers Coys are off to a busy start to the year with 100 classic and sports cars going under the hammer at two simultaneous auctions on Saturday January 14 at Autosport International in Birmingham and Interclassics in the Netherlands. Chris Routledge, CEO of Coys, said: “We are offering some of the most desirable … Continue reading