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Video: Aston Martin DBR1 to Return to Le Mans – Tribute to its Drivers Carroll Shelby and Roy Salvadori

Gaydon – Aston Martin’s 1959 Le Mans-winning DBR1 will return to the Circuit de la Sarthe, France, this weekend as part of a tribute to its drivers Carroll Shelby and Roy Salvadori, and its chief engineer Ted Cutting, who all sadly passed away in recent weeks. This, along with a unique video, is part of […]

RM Auctions Lifts Gavel on Charlie Thomas’ Texas-Sized Collection of Automobiles

- RM Auctions further expands its 2012 calendar with the addition of ‘The Charlie Thomas Collection’, a single-day, single-vendor sale to be held in Dallas, Texas, October 20, 2012 – Auction features a superb assortment of more than 150 collector cars, all offered without reserve – Sale further consolidates RM’s reputation as the specialist for […]

Video: Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Joins the 11-second Club

The 2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 is officially in the “11-second” club, as engineers recently turned an 11.93-second/116-mph quarter-mile elapsed time run in a showroom-stock Camaro ZL1 automatic. A Camaro ZL1 manual ran an 11.96-second ET at 117 mph.

Wright Motorsports’ Young Guns Finish First and Second In Both IMSA GT3 Races at Miller Motorsports Park

TOOELE, Utah — Wright Motorsports’ Madison Snow, 16, and Sean Johnston, 21, dominated both races in the IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama series last weekend at Miller Motorsports Park. The Batavia, Ohio-based team had three drivers in the top-five positions in both races overall, and another one posted a class win and a second […]

STP and The King Celebrate 40 Years – Donation to Victory Junction and Free Tickets for Service Men and Women

STP to Donate $43,000 to Victory Junction, Support our Troops, And Feature Richard Petty in New Television Commercial DANBURY, Conn. – In addition to the announcement of the iconic No. 43 STP Ford Fusion returning to the track at the STP 400 on Sunday, April 22, STP is marking this special milestone with Richard Petty […]

RM Auctions: Anticipation Building for RM’s Dingman Collection 2012 Sale

- RM’s Dingman Collection 2012 sale scheduled June 9 – 10 in Hampton, New Hampshire – Automobile highlights include: a 1936 Ford Model 48 Gläser Cabriolet; a 1947 Ford Super Deluxe Sportsman Convertible; and the first 2005 Ford GT, chassis number 2, joined by more than 1,400 neon, tin and porcelain signs and other collectibles […]

More Ferrari Competition ‘Greats’ Added to RM’s Glittering Monaco sale

· RM Auctions announces latest entries for forthcoming Monaco sale, 11th–12th May · Catalogue headlined by a magnificent series of no less than 22 Ferraris, spanning 60 years of production · Latest Ferrari highlights include a 1957 Ferrari 625 TRC Spider, a 1966 Ferrari 206 S Dino Spyder, a 1953 Ferrari 375 MM Spider and […]

Video: IndyCar’s Helio Castroneves Interview in St. Petersburg March 2012

Helio Castroneves discusses how his car is running in 2012, the importance of teammates and crew in racing, his goals for the season, how he stays in shape during the off-season, and even a little about dancing. Helio, who will drive the No. 3 Shell V-Power Dallara-Chevrolet during the first race of the 2012 IndyCar […]

Video: IndyCar’s Helio Castroneves Does a Surprise Fill Up at a St. Petersburg Shell March 2012

Helio Castroneves surprises an unsuspecting fan at a Shell station by filling up her tank. Helio, who will drive the No. 3 Shell V-Power Dallara-Chevrolet during the first race of the 2012 IndyCar season on March 25 in downtown St. Petersburg, appeared at a season kick-off celebration at a St. Pete-area Shell station yesterday to […]

Video: The Aston Martin V12 Zagato Officially Unveiled at the 2012 Kuwait Concours

Aston Martin has officailly unveiled the all new V12 Zagato production car at the third annual Kuwait Concours d’Elegance “With its effortless beauty guaranteed to stir the senses, the V12 Zagato is destined to be one of the most highly coveted models in Aston Martin’s 98‑year history,” says Dr. Ulrich Bez, CEO of Aston Martin. […]