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snow planes are traditionally popular in colder climates, but this model fuses a convertible sports car with a four-cylinder continental airplane engine. The post an original 1958 ice speedster has resurfaced for auction appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
now you can have a chance to own this sporty little blue BMW at the center of surtees' racing career. The post racing legend john surtees’ BMW 507 roadster is up for auction appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
built more than 60 years ago, the speedster spent most of it's life carefully stored in a special garage space, and carefully maintained by its owner. The post this 1956 porsche super speedster, a rare automative gem, is now up for auction appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
indulge in the specs of this completely hand-built model. The post this gloriously rare 1956 maserati A6G/2000 berlinetta zagatois is going on auction appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
On May 19 at the Hard Rock Cafe in New York, music lovers and collectors will get their chance to snag a treasure trove of memorabilia linked to rock and pop icons. Among many items of clothing, handwritten song lyrics and instruments once owned and played by rock's greatest stars is an gem of a find that's not been seen in public since 1965... Continue Reading George Harrison's first elec
If you thought brand-new Leica cameras were expensive, then a recently-auctioned Leica prototype camera will blow your mind. At the Westlicht camera auction in Vienna, a Leica O Series prototype has been sold for 2.4 million euros. That's equivalent to nearly US$3 million and six times the opening price for the camera. The camera has a serial number of 122 and is said to be in "fantastic orig
A violin owned and played by Albert Einstein achieved $516,500 at Bonhams New York auction yesterday. Like so many other major items of Einstein memorabilia in recent times, a bidding war broke out that raised the price to five times its lower estimate...Continue Reading Einstein's violin fetches $516,500 at New York auctionCategory: CollectiblesTags: Albert Einstein Bonhams
this small-town beauty is equally at home on the field or driving down deserted highways.The post this 1956 cherry red porsche tractor is up for auction, y’all appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Jaguar Classic has re-started production of its D-type race car, with the first prototype being shown today at Retromobile in Paris. With 25 new D-types to be hand-built to authentic, original specification at Jaguar Land Rover Classic Works in Warwickshire, could Jaguar be destroying the auction values of its most celebrated classic cars? ..Continue Reading Jaguar begins producing "new" D-ty
Bonhams today captured the world record for a motorcycle at auction when it sold a 1951 Vincent Black Lightning for $929,000 at the Rio Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. One of just 30 Black Lightnings made, the completely original and unrestored Vincent set an Australian speed record in 1953 when Jack Ehret rode it to an average speed of 141.5 mph. The bike was purchased by an Australian and will is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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