The San Marino Motor Classic: Design in Motion Returns August 22

  • Jun 15, 2021
  • story by David M. Brown

More than 400 classic cars will compete in 45 classes at the 10th edition of The San Marino Motor Classic, Sunday, August 22, 9 a.m.–3 p.m., at Lacy Park, 1485 Virginia Road, in San Marino, California. “Our annual community event brings increased awareness of the history of the motor vehicle through a broad-spectrum exhibition of […]

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Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas Auction 2021 Posts Record $48 Million in Sales

  • Jun 15, 2021
  • story by David M. Brown

A 2015 McLaren P1 (Lot #748) sold for $1,567,500, a 1957 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Roadster (Lot #742), $1,045,000, and a 2019 Ford GT (Lot #749), $1,023,000, taking the top three sold slots at the Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas Auction, June, 17–19. More than 700 vehicles brought $46-plus million during the three-day event at the Las Vegas Convention […]

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Mecum Monterey 2021 Daytime Auction is August 12–14

  • Jun 15, 2021
  • story by David M. Brown

A 1936 Delahaye, the Shelby Cobra Concept, more than 80 collector cars of “Big Al’s Collection,” and a new Scrambler 1200 Steve McQueen Edition highlight the Mecum Monterey 2021 Daytime Auction, August 12–14, at the Del Monte Golf Course hosted by the Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and Spa, 1 Old Golf Course Road, in Monterey, […]

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100 Years on why Mercedes-Maybach is the Pinnacle of Luxury and Creative Empowerment

  • May 15, 2021

“To present the best of the best”: that was the ambition voiced by Karl Maybach and his father Wilhelm when they debuted the Maybach 22/70 HP W 3 a century ago – planting the seed for Mercedes-Maybach to become one of the most unique and exclusive automotive brands today. The philosophy expressed at Berlin’s motor […]

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