Category Archives: British

British classic cars

1963 Lola Mk 6 GT — the Ford GT40 Predecessor

Published in Monterey Car Week (Lola Mk 6 GT) Editor’s Note: This spectacular Lola Mk 6 GT will cross the auction block at RM Auctions 2014 Monterey Auction, which will be held in mid-August during Monterey Car Week. RM Auctions, thank you for permitting Monterey Car Week to run your article and crisp photos. Photo…
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1965 Ford GT40 Roadster Prototype

Published in Monterey Car Week (1965 Ford GT40) 1965 Ford GT40  Roadster Prototype $8,000,000 – $10,000,000 – estimate – to be auctioned off at the RM Auction in Monterey, August 2014 Chassis no. GT/108 Editor’s Note: RM Auctions will be auctioning this scintillating 1965 Ford GT40 Roadster Prototype at the company’s Monterey Auction. Thank you…
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In Tuxedo Black — 1936 SS Jaguar 100

Published in Monterey Car Week (1936 SS Jaguar 100) Editor’s Note: A jet-black 1936 SS Jaguar 100 2.5-Litre Roadster went across RM Auctions’ London auction block in October 2012 and garnered many Pounds. Thank you, RM Auctions for the words and photos on one of Monterey Car Week’s favorite vintage sports cars. Photo Credit: Tim…
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By D. Brian Smith Photography: Courtesy of Rolls-Royce and D. Brian Smith Before Halloween of 2013 I’d never ridden in a Rolls-Royce, let alone driven one. This Halloween was quite the treat, as both goals were accomplished in style. As one of the owners of Autobahn Buzz, Rolls-Royce invited me to take a 210-mile test drive in the Arizona…
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