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The Maserati Mid Engine Sports Car is Reborn with the new MC20

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Over the years, Maserati have churned out some of the most beautiful and sophisticated sports cars ever. You only need look at the stunning Bora, Merak, and the Enzo based MC12, to get the drift. Now the brand which bears Neptune’s Trident has unveiled, with plenty of fanfare, the MC20. The MC20 is set to continue the heritage of the …

Baby Aston Martin DB5 Not Just for Kids

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No, you aren’t seeing things. This is a genuine scaled down Aston Martin DB5, and it can be driven. Developed by Aston Martin and The Little Car Company, the same company which created the small Bugatti Type 35 recreation, the DB5 Junior is a two third’s scale electric DB5 which the young, and young at heart, can whiz around their …

Ken Miles’ Shelby Is Now the Most Expensive Mustang Ever

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The 1965 Shelby Mustang GT350R Prototype driven by legendary Brummie racing driver Ken Miles is now the most expensive Mustang in existence, selling for a whopping $3,850,000US ($5.85m NZ) at Mecum Auction’s Sale at Indianapolis on July 17th. This means the original racing Shelby Mustang just pipped the $3.4 million US record set by the famous highland green Mustang GT390 …

Stunning Porsche 911 Up For Grabs in Kiwi Auction

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The classic air-cooled Porsche 911 is easily one of the great icons of sports car design. Few cars can compare with that finely tuned rear mounted flat six engine and lively handling unique to all early 911s. These days all 911s of the air-cooled variety are sky rocketing in value, and this example offered up by New Zealand based auctioneer’s, …

Range Rover Celebrates Golden Jubilee

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Roll out the red carpet, suit up and raise a glass of champers, the mighty Range Rover turns 50 today. That’s right, 17th of June 1970 saw the first ever Range Rover turn a wheel and offer something, which was then, completely unique for a four wheel drive off roader. The story of the “original” luxury SUV goes something like …

Lotus Founder Colin Chapman’s Esprit Turbo Is Up for Grabs

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Lotus Founder Colin Chapman needs no introduction to the car world. Now you can buy the racing and car building visionaries own Lotus Esprit Turbo. Lotus founder Colin Chapman’s very own 1981 Lotus Esprit Turbo is now up for grabs thanks to UK classic car dealers Mark Donaldson. The Giorgetto Guigairo Esprit Turbo is a legend on its own. However, …

Bond Continuation DB5 Production Begins

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Have you ever wanted your own 007 Aston Martin and have a tonne of cash to burn? Aston Martin can help with that. Dubbed ‘the most famous car in the world’ thanks in no small part of the world’s least secret secret agent, the Aston Martin DB5 is the dream car for so many James Bond fans and classic car …