It’s Time to Swim with the Sharks

1987 BMW M635 CSi

The cars with pure, clean shapes stick in our minds — and often rise in the market.

You know them in your bones: the E-type, the C2 Corvette Sting Ray, the long-hood 911 (hell, any 911) — even the VW Bus. These are all pure shapes — and collectible.

What will be next?

I’d put a little money on the Shark.

A big predator

Although history doesn’t record the exact moment when “Shark” was first used in reference to a Read More

2016 Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion to celebrate BMW’s 100th anniversary

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A record number of BMWs are set to take part in the historic races at the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion from August 18-21 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.

Out of a 550-car grid made up of vehicles from Bugatti, Morgan, Alfa Romeo and Ferrari, 64 cars will be of BMW heritage.

BMW North America will be competing, with many of the cars seen in the Living Legends Garage heritage display. Read More

Sports Cars and Exotics at Auctions America Fort Lauderdale


Auctions America predicts a one-owner 1981 BMW M1 (pictured) will bring $500k to $600k when it comes to market at their April 1–3 Fort Lauderdale sale. Other headliners include a 1971 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona coupe ($675k to $725k) and a 1930 Bentley “Blue Train” re-creation ($600k to $650k). View all the featured consignments here.

Publisher Martin will be onsite shooting episodes for “What’s My Car Worth?” The new season begins Read More