Record Number of Original Shelby Cobra Competition Cars Accepted at Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

When Carroll Shelby, along with chief engineer Phil Remington, finished the very first Cobra, neither imagined that history was being written. Shelby just wanted to go race and win…right away, but Shelby American’s incredible efforts between 1962 and 1967 resulted in 998 Shelby Cobras being constructed. It’s estimated that 120 of these Shelby Cobras were competition cars, and they forever changed sports car racing.

The Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion, August 17-19 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, honors the 50th anniversary of the iconic Read More

Historic Racing Tourers Return to Winton Festival of Speed

Touring Car Devotees of the Brock, Moffat, Bond and Geoghegan eras will be able to journey back in time to see tin-top racing as it used to be in the third annual ‘Festival of Speed’ staged at Winton Raceway’s long circuit.

All the famous marques from this era will feature at the meeting – from the early Falcon GTs and Monaros, to Mustangs, Camaros, nimble Toranas and thundering A9Xs, to the turbo cars of the eighties.

Touring Car legend, Murray Read More

The British are Coming… to the Rodeo Drive Concours d’Elegance

The Rodeo Drive Committee, in conjunction with the City of Beverly Hills, have announced the 2012 theme for the Rodeo Drive Concours d’Elegance – “THE BRITISH ARE COMING!” Aston Martin will be this year’s featured marque. Gearys Beverly Hills will be the presenting sponsor in celebration of their new Rolex store opening on Rodeo Drive in June 2012.

The annual Father’s Day tradition features a wide variety of vintage and racing cars and motorcycles lining Rodeo Drive north Read More

Inaugural Portland to Brighton Run to be Held Saturday, May 12, 2012

The inaugural Portland to Brighton run is the world’s first and only event that celebrates the fine but underappreciated motorcars of the 1980’s. You needn’t have a 1902 Curved Dash Oldsmobile or Mille Miglia bred Alfa to participate in this historic event. In fact, the only qualification is your ability to recognize a car from the 1980’s. All fine motorcars from Abarth to Zil are welcome on this tour, however those cars built as 1980’s vehicles will get Read More

Concours d’Elegance at The Wood Seeking Entrants for 2012 Show

Featuring SOVREN Historic Racers, Pacific Northwest Classic Car Club of America True Classics, and the 356 Porsches

Alderwood-Terrace Rotary Club has scheduled the annual fundraiser to benefit youth on Saturday, June 23, 2012. This year’s show will be held on the 18th Fairway of the Lynnwood Golf Course from 1pm – 5pm. The best kept secret in South Snohomish County, the course sits nestled in a setting that is both elegant and secluded. With water features, foliaged trees, Read More

Festivals of Speed Car Show Returning to Central Florida with Luxury Lifestyle Event Weekend

The weekend of May 5th and 6th 2012, Festivals of Speed will once again hold a Motorsports Gathering & Luxury Lifestyle Display at the Mission Inn Resort and Club to benefit the Alliance Healthcare Foundation. Throughout this unique event weekend, located just 30 minutes northwest of Orlando in Howey-in-the-Hills, attendees will have a rare opportunity to appreciate automotive masterpieces of design and engineering in a setting that if both festive and elegant.

Adorned with Spanish architecture, spring fed lakes Read More

1938 Talbot-Lago “Goutte d’Eau” to be Featured at Marin-Sonoma Concours

Elegant. Stylish. High-design – all adjectives used to define the exquisite vintage automobiles hand-chosen to compete on the green at the Marin Sonoma Concours d’Elegance, Sunday, May 20, 2012. Held at the iconic Marin County Civic Center, this year’s event celebrates the gorgeous craftsmanship of French coachbuilders such as Figoni & Falaschi, Saoutchik, and Chapron and Italian designers such as Bertone, Zagato and Vignale. Extraordinary Cord automobiles will also be featured in celebration of the 75th anniversary of the last Read More

Marin Sonoma Concours Offers Two Tempting VIP Events

The Marin Sonoma Concours d’Elegance is pleased to offer our guests two opportunities to enjoy VIP participation Concours Weekend.

The Chairman’s Dinner – Friday, May 18, 2012
Presented by Ram’s Gate Winery, Sonoma, California
Sponsored by Chubb Collector Car Insurance – Bugatti Automobiles S.A.S.

Join Concours Chairman John Nirenstein as he hosts this exclusive dinner and auction at the new Ram’s Gate Winery in Sonoma, Calif. Billed as “bringing together the Read More

2012 Dana Point Concours D’Elegance Celebration To Raise Money For California-based Charities

DANA POINT, Calif. – March 28, 2012 – Fabulous cars will be the vehicle for the public to support critical charities this summer at the 2012 Dana Point Concours d’Elegance, scheduled June 23-24, at the St. Regis Monarch Beach resort in Dana Point, Calif.  A celebration of everything automotive, the Dana Point Concours will feature more than 250 collector cars and motorcycles, all competing for Best of Show.  Proceeds from the Concours will benefit charities, including the Carroll Shelby Foundation, Read More

Mullin Automotive Museum to Exhibit 10 Cars at 2012 Retromobile Salon

Renowned Southern California Museum to Display Significant Automobiles at France’s Largest Exhibition of Classic and Antique Vehicles

Oxnard, Calif. (December 19, 2011) – The Mullin Automotive Museum, a Southern California institution dedicated to the preservation of French Art Deco era art and automobiles, today announced that it is bringing 10 automobiles from the museum’s extraordinary collection to Paris, France, for the 37th annual Rétromobile exhibition February 1-5.

Established in 1976, Rétromobile is France’s largest exhibition of classic and antique Read More