McLaren Automotive has released details of the new McLaren 570GT by MSO Concept ahead of its debut on the famed 18th fairway of Pebble Beach golf course at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, the world’s highest-profile competitive display of collector’s cars.
This weekend, classic and luxury automobile enthusiasts and collectors will be treated to the unveiling of three of the most highly customised Bespoke Rolls-Royce Dawn motor cars crafted to date. Commissioned by some of the most prolific Rolls-Royce motor car collectors, the three Dawns represent the best of luxury and craftsmanship available from the world’s most authentic luxury marque.
The glittering comeback is now following one of the most spectacular classic-car discoveries of recent times. The BMW 507 was driven by US musician Elvis Presley, famous already at that time as the “King of Rock’n’Roll”, while he was doing his military service in Germany.
At the Concours d’Elegance in Pebble Beach, the BMW Group is presenting the BMW 2002 Hommage to shine the spotlight back over its successful history with turbocharged engines. In 1973 the BMW 2002 turbo became the first series-produced vehicle in Europe to feature turbo technology.
A truly unique city, Dubai has been famous for its breathtaking architecture since it first sprung from the sands. Subsequently, it has developed into a world-trade hub synonymous with luxury – combining awe-inspiring sights with an energetic and diverse culture – a heady mix of architectural excellence and beautifully sculptured landscapes.
Hans-Peter Porsche collects old tin—or, more precisely, model trains and toys produced over the past 150 years. And to house his treasures, he’s created a “dream factory”: the TraumWerk. A Perfectionist’s Passion.
Twenty years after the first Boxster made its debut, Porsche is introducing the latest generation of its mid-engine roadsters featuring more power, greater fuel efficiency, and further improved handling. The new models are named 718 Boxster and 718 Boxster S, paying homage to the flat-four cylinder engines that were used in the mid-engine Porsche 718 sports car which won numerous races back in the late 1950s and early 1960s.
Sixteen years ago, one McLaren customer had the foresight to buy the McLaren F1 GTR that finished fifth at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1995. It proved to be a wise move, and he’s proudly held on to it ever since. Now, a rare McLaren P1™ XP joins his collection – and when the two came together at a Pure McLaren track day at Silverstone, it was too good an opportunity to miss.
Jaguar Land Rover plans to create a fleet of more than 100 research vehicles over the next four years, to develop and test a wide range of Connected and Autonomous Vehicle (CAV) technologies. The first of these research cars will be driven on a new 41 mile test route on motorways and urban roads around Coventry and Solihull later this year.