Maserati Tipo 8CTF (1938-1950)
By May 31, 2019 Read More →

Maserati Tipo 8CTF (1938-1950)

On Sunday May 30 1939, the Maserati 8CTF, driven by 27-year-old Warren Wilbur Shaw, crossed the line first after the Indianapolis 500 race lasting 4 hours and 20 minutes at an average speed of over 115 miles (equivalent to 185 km) per hour. Even today, Indiana-born Wilbur Shaw is still one of the 5 most […]

Opel GT (1968-1973)
By May 25, 2019 Read More →

Opel GT (1968-1973)

The story of Opel GT began at the 1965 IAA Frankfurt International Motor Show, where the company presented a two-seat sports car. The first Opel GT rolled off the assembly line in 1968, an early example of Franco-German cooperation. Thanks to previous joint projects, the coachbuilder Chausson and Brissoneau & Lotz was a proven partner […]

Ferrari F8 Tributo Replaces the 488 GTB
By May 24, 2019 Read More →

Ferrari F8 Tributo Replaces the 488 GTB

The Ferrari F8 Tributo is the new mid-rear-engined sports car that represents the highest expression of the Prancing Horse’s classic two-seater berlinetta. It is a car with unique characteristics and, as its name implies, is an homage to the most powerful V8 in Ferrari’s history. The turbo-charged V8 has already been used in other models […]

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Mercedes-Benz SL (R129) (1989-2001)
By May 13, 2019 Read More →

Mercedes-Benz SL (R129) (1989-2001)

Mercedes-Benz caused a stir at the Geneva Motor Show in 1989 by unveiling the new Mercedes-Benz SL. It seamlessly continued the tradition of the Mercedes-Benz SL production sports cars, which had begun with the 300 SL (W 198) and the 190 SL (W 121). For the start of the new roadster in 1989, there were […]

2019 Porsche 911 Speedster
By May 9, 2019 Read More →

2019 Porsche 911 Speedster

The new 2019 Porsche 911 Speedster combines the aspiration of a puristic, driver-oriented vehicle with motor sports technology suitable for everyday use. Just 1948 units will be manufactured from mid-2019 at the Porsche plant in Zuffenhausen, Germany. Taking centre stage is the aesthetically shaped convertible top compartment lid with its double-bubble streamliners – a quintessential […]

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Lancia Rally 037 (1982-1983)
By April 11, 2019 Read More →

Lancia Rally 037 (1982-1983)

The Lancia Rally  037 was the outcome of a joint project involving Lancia, Abarth and Pininfarina, which joined forces to create a new, unbeatable weapon for rally racing, a car destined to emulate the successes of the Fiat 131. Having decided to use the core of a car already in production to speed up development […]