Automotive Masterpieces' News

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October 19, 2021

Welcome to the new website!

The project was renewed after five years; the wait was long, but rewarded by a major renovation. Behind the site a powerful and articulated management system: it is a part of a mechanism invisible to the end user that will have a user friendly interface; is a new, much more performing engine, the result of a large investment in technology, capable of handling an enormous amount of data with [...]

April 24, 2020

Crowdfunding for the Mille Miglia's Chassis Volume 2

Dear friend, supporter, car lover,We want to update you on the state of play. The book was scheduled to be released this spring but, unfortunately, things have changed and our commitment cannot do anything against causes of force majeure. Our work has been well under way but, since the start of the lockdown and the restrictions due to COVID-19, it has been frozen. In March we had to receive high [...]

February 7, 2020

Crowdfunding for the Mille Miglia's Chassis Volume 2

We made it!Our project hit its goal. To date, we have collected the €20,000 of our target. We want to give a big thank to all of you, friends, who ordered the book MILLE MIGLIA'S CHASSIS volume II through the Kickstarter platform. The volume II is carrying on the series of books on cars racing the red arrow. If you’re still thinking about it, make yourself/someone a perfect present for 2020 [...]

November 22, 2019

Crowdfunding for the Mille Miglia's Chassis Volume 2

After the effort and the following success of the 1st volume, the MILLE MIGLIA'S CHASSIS book series is going ahead.While the 1st volume is still for sale, the 2nd volume of MILLE MIGLIA'S CHASSIS book is on its way and will be ready for springtime 2020. The  2nd volume of the project continues along the lines of the first: a journey through the cars that took part to the Mille Miglia, [...]

May 27, 2019

Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2019: triumph of the Alfa Romeo 8C 2900 B, impressing experts and public.

Perfect harmony between the public and the Jury of experts enabled the Alfa Romeo 8C 2900 B to gain a one-two victory at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2019. The event held under the motto “The Symphony of Engines – 90 Years of the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este & BMW Automobiles” therefore became a solo for the rare gem from Milan. After winning the Coppa d’Oro Villa [...]

May 24, 2019

1000 FINARTE. Great success for the 2019 auction and world record for a Cisitalia 202 B.

1000 FINARTE. Great success for the 2019 auction and world record for a Cisitalia 202 B.With the success of the auction held on Monday 13th of May 2019 in Brescia, Finarte confirms to be the first Italian auction house in the automotive sector for numbers and image. The auction, realized in collaboration with Automotive Masterpieces and the Museo Mille Miglia, totalled four million euros [...]

April 24, 2019


Finarte's Classic Car Auction at the Mille Miglia Museum. If the first edition of 1000 FINARTE, in 2018, was "the place to find the right car for the Mille Miglia," this year's edition is the place where you can find a car that is not only "right", but really "special" car.  Many have already noticed it and are contacting the auction house well in advance.Finarte proposes the second edition of [...]

February 11, 2019

Rétromobile 2019, the warm welcome of a best parlour where you can meet right people and great cars.

The Rétromobile 2019 exhibition attracted 132,000 visitors at the Parc des Expositions in Paris, establishing a new record. With around 650 exhibitors on an area of some 6 700 square metres, it captured the essence of most motor enthusiasts’ imaginations. The atmosphere and the attention to details were like the warm welcome of a parlour where enthusiasts could meet right people and see, [...]

January 31, 2019

Automotive Masterpieces for 1000 FINARTE

Ladies and gentlemen start your engines! Automotive Masterpieces brings again the quality of historians and its expertise in the realization of the 1000 FINARTE auction, in its second consecutive year, which promises to be up to the record auction of 2018. The team of Automotive Masterpieces, leaded by Sandro Binelli, also head of the Automotive Department of FINARTE, is devoting its attention to [...]

November 27, 2018

Great success for the MILLE MIGLIA’S CHASSIS project with Chopard

We made it!The crowdfunding for the MILLE MIGLIA’S CHASSIS book has closed: our project hit its goal, with € 31,602 collected out of € 25,000 of the target.It is really a great success for Automotive Masterpieces! The Kickstarter platform made it possible but now we have to thank our backers and our special partner Chopard.Chopard has been always on the front line with us and, so, we have [...]

September 10, 2018

12 cars counted among the Automotive Masterpieces at the Stefano Ricci Heritage Trophy

The second edition of the “Stefano Ricci Heritage Trophy” finished with great success in the Piazza Pitti where, over the weekend, forty dream cars from prestigious international collections were exhibited. A constant flow of visitors led to thousands of Florentines and tourists who were able to admire the masterpieces of mechanical genius. The "Best of" trophy for the "Sport" category [...]

May 31, 2018

Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2018 as “Hollywood on the Lake”: marvelous historic cars on show

At one time the fastest, today the most beautiful. The award “Best of Show” for the Ferrari 335 Sport gave the competition’s most prestigious award to a vehicle made in Italy for the fifth time in succession. The vehicle convinced the Jury with its outstanding engineering and perfectly restored condition. The Ferrari 335 Sport was presented in the class “Speed Meets Style: The Flowering [...]