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Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 - C37 car unveiled for the 2018 season

Tuesday 20th February 2018

Alfa Romeo have unveiled their new C37 car and livery for the 2018 season. It marks Alfa Romeos return to top flight motorsport after a 33 year absence. A brand steeped in motorspo...Read more

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1955 Alfa Romeo 1900 CSS Speciale by Boano sells for $1.27m at RM Sotherb's Arizona

Sunday 21st January 2018

RM Sotheby's Phoenix, Arizona auction on the 18th and 19th of January achieved $36.5 million of sales and 88% of lots sold. The New Year starts with with a number of US auctions ov...Read more

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Ex Juan Manuel Fangio Alfa Romeo 1900C sells for $616,000 USD

Saturday 20th January 2018

In their 2018 Scottsdale, Arizona sale Gooding & Company sold the third Alfa Romeo 1900C produced and if that was not special enough its originally owned by Juan Manuel Fangio no l...Read more

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Octane issue 176 reviews our RHD 2600 Touring Spider

Tuesday 2nd January 2018

See vehicle details Please use the link above to see full details of this vehicle....Read more

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Alfa Romeo to return to F1 in 2018

Wednesday 29th November 2017

Alfa Romeo, steeped in motorsport history, is retuning to Formula 1 in 2018. Alfa Romeo of Milano today announced it will be partnering with Sauber, in what is being referred t...Read more

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Alfa Romeo 2600 Spider record sale at Goodings Pebble Beach 2017

Monday 21st August 2017

Prices of Alfa Romeo's big Spiders has been steadily rising for a number of years but in the last six months interest has intensified and rightly so. Produced between 1961 and 1968...Read more

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1963 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint Speciale at Goodings Pebble Beach

Sunday 20th August 2017

Goodings presented a very nice Giulia Sprint Speciale at their 18th / 19th August Pebble Beach auction situated in Equestrian Centre on the corner of Stevenson Drive. Achieving...Read more

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Not satisfied with Most Elegant Closed Car at Pebble Beech.............

Monday 29th May 2017

Best of Show at the 2017 Villa d'Este Elegance Competition has been awarded to a 1957 prototype Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Speciale. Italian design triumphed on the shores of Lake...Read more

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Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B wins top award at Amelia Island

Tuesday 14th March 2017

One of the two top awards at the 2017 Amelia Island Concours has been presented to the 1939 Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Lungo Spider. From the collection of A. Dano Davis of Jacksonville,...Read more

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Beautiful 1950 Alfa Romeo 6C2500 SS Coupe by Touring

Saturday 11th March 2017

At RM Sotherby's Amelia Island auction of 10th and 11th March some good results were seen. This beautiful Alfa Romeo caught our eye, selling for $880,000USD it is a thing of beauty...Read more

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HAGI Index reports over 9% annual growth in rare and classic car index in 2016

Saturday 14th January 2017

The well respected Historic Automobile Group International, an independent investment research house and think-tank specialising in values within the rare classic motorcar sector,...Read more

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Retro Mobile Paris February 8th - 12th

Saturday 7th January 2017

Retro Mobile Show is coming up at Paris Expo Porte De Versailles from Wednesday 8th February through to Sunday 12th February. If you have not attended before, it's a great show and...Read more

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RM Sotheby's sells 1939 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 Sport Cabriolet by Touring

Thursday 8th September 2016

RM Sotheby's sold this beautiful 1939 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 Sports Cabriolet by carrozzia Touring for £952,000 GBP at their London sale at Battersea Evolution on 7th September 20...Read more

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Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Lungo Spider sale record set

Sunday 21st August 2016

A record price was set at RM Sotheby's Monterey auction last night. The Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Lungo Spider from the Sam & Emily Mann collection sold for a pre war car record price of...Read more

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Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Lungo Touring Spider at RM Sotheby's Monterey

Sunday 24th July 2016

A rare 1939 Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Lungo Touring Spider—the pre-war equivalent to the Ferrari 250 GTO—is the latest star attraction to be announced for RM Sotheby's upco...Read more

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Impact of Brexit on Financial Markets vs Historic Car Investing

Thursday 7th July 2016

Well, we have survived the 23rd of June Brexit vote so far, but how stable are things in our financial markets, currency and investments? Today the British Pound will only buy y...Read more