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1973 BMW 3.0CSL – The Ultimate Racing Machine

Published in Monterey Car Week (BMW 3.0CSL) By D. Brian Smith Photography: Ben Moment There’s a right way and a wrong way to go vintage auto racing and most of the correct way involves the car that you’re driving. If you’ve selected something blindingly fast like a Ford GT40, or brutish like a Cobra 289FIA,…
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Hood Ornaments – d’Elegance of the Hood Ornament

Hood Ornaments Published by Monterey Car Week (Hood Ornaments) By D. Brian SmithPhotography: Ben Moment Coachbuilders of the 19 teens, 1920s and 1930s created magnificent bodies for the opulent automotive brands of the era. The hood ornaments that perched proudly on these impressive machines were not unlike the ornamentation found on the prow of immense…
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1952 Ferrari 212 Export Barchetta

Ferrari 212 Published by Monterey Car Week (1952 Ferrari 212 Export Barchetta) Video by Chris Harris on Cars https://youtu.be/Uz9YWdA_qtU Editor's Note: Thank you RM Auctions for permitting us to run your superb article and photography on one of the most iconic Ferrari's of all time, a 1952 Ferrari 212 Export Barchetta. This one will cross…
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A dream come true: 60 years of the Mercedes-Benz 190 SL

Published by Monterey Car Week (Mercedes-Benz 190 SL) Editor’s Note: The Mercedes-Benz 190 SL was contributed by Ralf Glaser with Daimler. Open for joie de vivre, elegance, and departure to new destinations: the eagerly awaited Mercedes-Benz 190 SL (W 121) was launched in 1955. The two-seater Cabriolet technologically based on the upper mid-size category brought joy and colour…
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