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    Auction Watch: 1966 Porsche Typ 906 Carrera Competition Coupé

    Posted 2011-08-15
    As the megabucks auctions this weekend during Monterey Classic Car Week loom large on the horizon, we bring you a break from all the ridiculously expensive Ferraris: a beautiful historic racing Porsche that seems like a steal in comparison at o...
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    1968 Alfa Romeo Tipo 33/2 Le Mans Long Tail Coupe at Kidston

    Posted 2011-08-05
    An ultra-rare 1968 Alfa Romeo Tipo 33/2 Le Mans Long Tail Coupe, one of the most beautiful sports-prototypes of its era, is being offered for sale via Kidston of Geneva for €850,000, or about $1.2 million. One of only ten known to exist, and nu...
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    Audi R18 Le Mans Racer Unveiled

    Posted 2010-12-22
    “Worth the wait” hardly does it justice as Audi unveiled its much-anticipated successor to the R15 TDI Plus Le Mans winner at the Audi Sportpark in Ingolstadt. The first closed cockpit Audi Le Mans prototype in over 10 years and the first to featu...
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    Maurice de Mauriac Chronograph Modern Le Mans Watch

    Posted 2010-08-26
    Zurich based Maurice de Mauriac has just released some preview images of the upcoming Le Mans version of their Chronograph Modern watch. It features a retro racer style dial, and many styles of colorful NATO straps. The look is actually pretty coo...
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    Panoz Abruzzi Spirit of Le Mans

    Posted 2010-06-17
    Not all the action at Le Mans is happening on the track. Off piste, racecar builder Panoz unveiled a new limited edition supercar designed in homage to the great race, dubbed the Abruzzi "Spirit of Le Mans". Slated to begin a three-year production...
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    Report from Le Mans, part III

    Posted 2010-06-14
    When leaving Le Mans after the race, it’s like a piece of you goes missing. I definitely understand all the fans coming from far away to share the experience. 238,150 motorsport enthusiasts were in place for the 78th installment of the 25 Heu...
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    Report from Le Mans, continued

    Posted 2010-06-14
    I have lots to learn about media accreditation when it comes to Le Mans. Turns out that the media pass I was granted just gives me access free of charge, it doesn’t really allow me in anywhere. Good thing Aston Martin has such a splendid lo...
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    Report from 24 Heures du Mans

    Posted 2010-06-12
    Yesterday, I flew down to Frankfurt to pick up an Aston Martin DBS that was going to take me to Le Mans for the annual 24 Heures du Mans. Overnighting in Paris to pick up a friend, I am now in a house 7 kms east of the Mulsanne straight. I actuall...
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    Rare Ferrari Racecars for Sale on James

    Posted 2010-05-26
    Ft. Lauderdale, Florida’s famed Aero Toy Store has listed an impressive collection of Ferrari racecars for sale on JamesList. Topping the selection is a 1991 Formula 1 Scuderia for $700,000. The last of the “turbo-charged” Ferrari Formula One cars...
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    Sammy Davis Jr.’s Heuer Monaco Up for Auction

    Posted 2010-05-25
    The classic square-faced Heuer Monaco, recently revived for its 40th anniversary, was of course elevated to iconic status when the great Steve McQueen sported one during filming on his famed 1971 racing flick Le Mans – the perfect match of the kin...