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Angoulême - Courses automobiles historiques du Circuit des Remparts

Nouvelle organisation pour cet évènement incontournable que sont les courses automobiles historiques sur le circuit des remparts d’Angoulême. Une des plus importantes concentrations mondiales de Bugatti et voitures d’avant guerre en cour...
Artebellum · a year ago
Angoulême  - Courses automobiles historiques du Circuit des Remparts

Jaguar D-type 'XKD 510' offered for auction

Australian auction house Mossgreen will offer 'XKD 510' for sale at its Melbourne auction on 14 October Jaguar D-type XKD 510 has led a dangerous life, and this interesting example will be heading to auction with Mossgreen, in Melbourne,...
Classic And Performance Car · a year ago
Jaguar D-type 'XKD 510' offered for auction

Concours of Elegance will return to Hampton Court Palace

Hampton Court Palace will serve as the location for the Concours of Elegance until 2021. When King Henry VIII took Hampton Court Palace from Cardinal Wolsey in 1529, he set about making it a palace of luxury. The king of many spouses ord...
Classic And Performance Car · a year ago
Concours of Elegance will return to Hampton Court Palace

UPCOMING EVENTS: Ferrari’s 70th Birthday Exhibits In New York City

If you haven’t heard, Ferrari turned 70 this year, and the celebrations around this milestone have reverberated around the world. The legend of the marque and the man who gave it his name have been celebrated throughout 2017 on race trac...
Petrolicious · a year ago
UPCOMING EVENTS: Ferrari’s 70th Birthday Exhibits In New York City

The Boston Cup Puts A Car Show In America’s Oldest Public Park

Photography by Thomas Lavin When you hear the word Boston, one thinks of red brick buildings, the Red Sox, clam chowder, and of course the accent. The city is known for many things, and if we’re being honest, cars aren’t one of them...
Petrolicious · a year ago
The Boston Cup Puts A Car Show In America’s Oldest Public Park

The ‘Kaiserslautern Coupe’ Is A German Coach-Built Mystery

Photography byJeff Stockwell For me, the most exciting piece of the world of cars is related to its size. People who don’t share our hobby tend to lump everyone in as “car people,” and while we do share a lot of the same opinions, there ...
Petrolicious · a year ago
The ‘Kaiserslautern Coupe’ Is A German Coach-Built Mystery

The Bernina Gran Turismo Is The Best Event I’ve Been To All Year

Photography by Ted Gushue In my relatively short career at Petroliocious I’ve been exceptionally lucky in that which I’ve been able to witness with my own two eyes. Nearly each Goodwood event twice, some three times. The Mille Migli...
Petrolicious · a year ago
The Bernina Gran Turismo Is The Best Event I’ve Been To All Year

Le Mans-winning Ferrari 275P to be auctioned in 2018

Artcurial will offer the Le Mans-winning Ferrari 275P at its Paris Retromobile auction next year. Artcurial has announced the first major consignment to its 2018 Retromobile auction, the Le Mans-winning 1964 Ferrari 275 P. Offered from t...
Classic And Performance Car · a year ago
Le Mans-winning Ferrari 275P to be auctioned in 2018

Driving The BMW M1: A Singular Supercar With A Split Personality

Photography by Alex Sobran Thank you toBMW Classicfor providing the car and the opportunity. Driving through the monochrome of Munich in the rain, the red wedge of the M1 is a slice of brightness that draws attention from even the d...
Petrolicious · a year ago
Driving The BMW M1: A Singular Supercar With A Split Personality

The Little Concours Of Luxembourg Celebrates The Marque Of Ettore Bugatti

Photography by Gaëtan Brunetti When we think about the famous places tied to famous automobiles, Luxembourg doesn’t jump to the front of the list. This country is better known for its banking system and its tiny geographical footpri...
Petrolicious · 2 years ago
The Little Concours Of Luxembourg Celebrates The Marque Of Ettore Bugatti

‘The Bridge’ Is An Example Of Curated Concours In America

Photography by Kieran Buttrick What is the template for a concours? Not any two are identical of course, but I think some base ingredients can be found in most of their recipes: they’re typically held in Europe, and it’d be a good b...
Petrolicious · 2 years ago
‘The Bridge’ Is An Example Of Curated Concours In America

Three Very Different Drivers Share Their Experiences Racing At The Goodwood Revival

Photography by Amy Shore The original lifespan of the Goodwood Circuit was from 1948 to 1966. And now that the Revival has been running since 1998, it is thus rather astonishing to note that the Circuit’s second life as a vintage ra...
Petrolicious · 2 years ago
Three Very Different Drivers Share Their Experiences Racing At The Goodwood Revival

Goodwood Revived The Legends Of 1950s Grand Prix Racing With Period-Correct Perfection

Photography by Will Broadhead Everyone has that car from their childhood; the machine that captivates your imagination like no other, the one that can transport you back to another time and really make you feel like you are five yea...
Petrolicious · 2 years ago
Goodwood Revived The Legends Of 1950s Grand Prix Racing With Period-Correct Perfection

A Raging Thunderstorm Couldn’t Dampen The 70th Birthday Of Ferrari In Maranello

Photography by Rosario Liberti The classic car world in 2017 has been characterized by more than a few celebrations in honor of Ferrari’s 70th birthday, but some of these achieve a greater level of significance than the rest. This p...
Petrolicious · 2 years ago
A Raging Thunderstorm Couldn’t Dampen The 70th Birthday Of Ferrari In Maranello

The Brighton Speed Trials Adds To A Century-Long History Of Seaside Racing

Photography by Jayson Fong Set on England’s South Coast for the first time in 1905, the Brighton Speed Trials certainly ranks in as one of the oldest motorsport events in the world, and it’s attracted competitors from all regions of...
Petrolicious · 2 years ago
The Brighton Speed Trials Adds To A Century-Long History Of Seaside Racing

A Lamborghini Islero And Espada Illustrate The Philosophy Of Curated Car Collecting

Photography by Roman Raetzke Every collector of rare things—whether that be stamps or vintage sports cars—will have his or her unique reasons for doing so, and I think it is often the case that it is hard for these people to pinpoin...
Petrolicious · 2 years ago
A Lamborghini Islero And Espada Illustrate The Philosophy Of Curated Car Collecting

The Porsche 911 GT3 goes undercover with the new Touring package

The Porsche GT3 is a favourite for most automotive purists — it just so happens that the vast spoiler doubles up neatly as a dinner table, which speaks to many owners’ primary interest. The unadorned 911R was, therefore, the car for the ...
Classic Driver · 2 years ago
The Porsche 911 GT3 goes undercover with the new Touring package

RM Sotheby’s and Ferrari help Save the Children with €8.3m LaFerrari Aperta

The fourth auction held in association with Ferrari, the RM Sotheby’s Leggenda e Passione proved to be its most successful yet, selling over 60m euros-worth of Prancing Horses in just over three hours — not to mention the 11 lots of memo...
Classic Driver · 2 years ago
RM Sotheby’s and Ferrari help Save the Children with €8.3m LaFerrari Aperta

GALLERY: Chantilly Arts & Elegance Was Complete Sensory Overload

Photography by Ted Gushue It would be difficult to sum up the experience of Chantilly Arts et Elegance Richard Mille in any word other thanapex.It is, in every way, an over the top experience. First of all you’re spending the weeken...
Petrolicious · 2 years ago
GALLERY: Chantilly Arts & Elegance Was Complete Sensory Overload

Track masters lead Aguttes’ sale at Les Grandes Heures Automobiles

Held as part of the Les Grandes Heures Automobiles exhibition, taking place at the Linas-Montlhéry Autodrome on 23 and 24 September, Aguttes’ Monthléry sale will be the inaugural auction at this impressive motoring event, now in its thir...
Classic Driver · 2 years ago
Track masters lead Aguttes’ sale at Les Grandes Heures Automobiles