2017 Emory Porsche Campout

After a 5-year gap, Rod Emory and family organized the Emory Porsche Campout. Held July 14 to 16 at the 50-acre Emory farm in McMinnville, Oregon. The site opened early Friday morning and by early afternoon there was plenty of Porsche eye-candy present. The farm was split into 5-camp areas,…

Birthday Weekend at the Mercedes-Benz Museum

Orchestral sounds and free entry With “hp culture and orchestral sounds” as the motto, on 20 May 2017 orchestras from Baden-Württemberg and Slovenia will be the guests on the open-air stage of the Mercedes-Benz Museum. The programme is part of the 2017 Regional Music School Day in Stuttgart and takes…

Porsche Classic Centre in Norway

Porsche has launched another competence centre for its classic cars: In the Norwegian city of Son, around an hour’s drive south of Oslo, the world’s third Porsche Classic Centre has opened its doors. This is the latest expansion of the Porsche Classic service network for vintage cars and modern classics….

Ferrari 70th Anniversary Exhibition Arrives in Shanghai

Ferrari celebrates 70 Years with a stunning fleet of 14 classic cars Ferrari has launched its 70th Anniversary Exhibition in Shanghai, commemorating seven decades of the illustrious Cavallino Rampante. The exhibition features 14 classic Ferraris, arriving in China from the prestigious Ferrari collection, offer a fascinating glimpse into the history…

Porsche Milestone – One-millionth 911 rolls off the production line

Zuffenhausen celebrates the original sports car and style icon It is the archetypal sports car for everyday driving, and a style icon that is unmistakable as both the face and heart of the Porsche brand: the 911. In Zuffenhausen, the one-millionth model rolled off the production line – a Carrera…

Gilles Villeneuve – 35 Years Later

May 8, 1982 – If you’re a motor racing fan this will forever be a day of profound sadness. As an enthusiast for over 50 years, my love for the sport changed on May 8, 1982.

Sebring 1967 – My First Road Trip

April 1st marked 50 years since the running of the 1967 Sebring 12-Hours. As a 15-year old enthusiast it was also the first international motor race that I attended. This involved a road trip from my home in Connecticut with my sister’s boyfriend in a ’59 Volkswagen Beetle. After suffering…

Mercedes-Benz W 125 made its debut 80 years ago

1937: The Golden Season of the Mercedes-Benz W125 Silver Arrow On 9 May 1937, the 750 kilogram W 125 racing car from Mercedes-Benz celebrated its racing debut with a victory at the Tripoli Grand Prix. Following this opening triumph, it went on to dominate the entire season – yet it…

RMMR Reveals Poster Art Celebrating 60th Anniversary

Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion Reveals Poster Art Celebrating 60th Anniversary with First Car to Win at Laguna Seca On November 10, 1957, the world of sports car racing forever changed as the checkered flag waved on the first race at the all-new Laguna Seca Raceway. Now, 60 years later, Mazda…

Porsche 919 Hybrid for the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship

Porsche sets its sights on a hat-trick Porsche has unveiled the new 919 Hybrid at the Autodromo Nazionale di Monza. The Le Mans prototype, that delivers a system output of around 900 PS (662 kW), has been comprehensively reworked. Porsche aims for a hat-trick with it: Target is to win…