Automotive Masterpieces' News

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January 28, 2015

The fine cameras at Museo Nicolis

Thanks to Museo Nicolis we are able to present its collection of cameras: 400 jewels exhibited with a knowing corollary of accessories and technical back-up.The history of photography, which follows the development of optic principles already described in the 11th century, is studded with famous personalities, some even legendary.From Barbaro to Da Guerre, from Talbot to Wellwood, through to [...]

January 28, 2015

The rare bicycles at Museo Nicolis

Thanks to Museo Nicolis we are able to present its unique and irresistible collection of bicycles: the historic bikes for “daily pedalling” as well as those of legendary champions. The first ancestors of bicycles appeared in the 18th century: they were called "celeripedes” and were made from pieces of wood without wheels or steering. The first wheeled vehicle with pedals dates back to [...]

January 8, 2015

Nine AUTOMOTIVE MASTERPIECES at the exhibition Zagato: Collectibles and Design since 1919

Nine AUTOMOTIVE MASTERPIECES at the exhibition Zagato: Collectibles and Design since 1919The Museo Nazionale dell’Automobile “Avv. Giovanni Agnelli” is hosting “Zagato: Collectibles and Design Since 1919,” a tailor-made exhibition, honoring the 95th anniversary of the historic Milanese coachbuilder and the close of its year-long celebration. Nine extraordinary collectibles, from both [...]

December 12, 2014

At 39th Motor Show four cars that have joined the lab

The 39th Motor Show was held December 6 to 14 at BolognaFiere and showed four cars that have already joined the lab.The visitors and journalists were impressed by the Motor Valley area with Museo Ferrari and Museo Enzo Ferrari exhibitions.Two cars from Museo Ferrari were recently published on AUTOMOTIVE MASTERPIECES:1948 Ferrari 166 Sport #005SThe Ferrari 166 - the number assigned to a [...]

November 28, 2014

Ferrari Memorabilia and Race car Parts

More than often car collectors are fond of beautiful rare objects overall. And they collect not only beautiful cars. This section on the portal is dedicated to these "other passions" and will be constantly updated with virtual exhibitions of different kinds of objects.  This section debuts with “Ferrari Memorabilia and Race Car Parts”, a unique collection (property of a founders of the [...]

October 26, 2014

At 2014 Auto e Moto d'Epoca three cars that have joined the lab

At the Auto e Moto D'Epoca 2014 in Padoa, Italy, all visitors, journalists and opinion leaders were impressed by the number of cars exhibited and the presence of car manufacturers and foreign dealers. Three cars that have already joined the lab were in Padoa: 1938 Alfa Romeo 6C 2300 B Mille Miglia of Francesco Bonfanti exhibited at Ruote Borrani booth.The 6C 2300 B Mille Miglia was presented [...]

October 15, 2014

The 8th Trofeo Milano, organized by CMAE.

The 8th Trofeo Milano, organized by CMAE, was a success and ended Sunday, Oct. 4 in Piazzale d'Armi of Castello Sforzesco in Milan, where took place the public presentation of over 100 cars in the event. We wish to point out the participation of the car that won the prize as the most representative of the city of Milan: the 1932 Alfa Romeo 6C 1750 GTC Cesare Sala. The Alfa Romeo 6C 1750 GTC, two [...]

September 21, 2014

A tribute to the memory of the "Grande Nivola”

The death of Tazio Nuvolari, on 11 August 1953, touched all the World. Particularly it moved Renzo Castagneto, Aymo Maggi and Giovanni Canestrini, the men of the "Mille Miglia", who planned "the most beautiful race in the world" with Franco Mazzotti, dead during the 2nd World War. Castagneto, "deus ex machina" of the Mille Miglia and his friends, were very attached to the Mantuan pilot.They were [...]

September 20, 2014

Maserati Mexico 4200 Frua Prototype won the Best of Show on the Maserati Centennial

The presentation of the “Best of Show” award to a Maserati Mexico 4200 Prototype Frua marked the official conclusion of the Maserati Centennial International Gathering, the three-day event that has brought together 200 classic and modern Maserati cars and almost 500 collectors and clients to retrace the Brand’s history. The One off Maserati Mexico Prototype was built by Pietro Frua and was [...]

September 5, 2014

Concorso Nazionale di Eleganza per automobili - Parco del Valentino, the oldest organized in Italy.

Won the "Best of Show" in the "Concorso Nazionale di Eleganza per automobili - Parco del Valentino" organized by ASI - Automotoclub Storico Italiano,  1947 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 SS Carrozzeria Touring. The concours was held in Turin September 5 to 7. This wonderful car is eligible for the following virtual exhibitions:2016: 80th Anniversary of the Metodo Superleggera by Carrozzeria Touring [...]

August 18, 2014

1954 Ferrari 375 MM Scaglietti Coupé ex Rossellini won Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance

Excited cheers echoed across the 18th fairway of Pebble Beach Golf Links Sunday when a 1954 Ferrari 375 MM Scaglietti Coupé was named Best of Show at the 64thannual Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. The car, owned by Jon Shirley of Medina, Washington, was the first postwar car to take the top award at the prestigious event in nearly five decades. It was also the first Ferrari to win. Many [...]

July 29, 2014

An incredible Alfa Romeo at 2014 Historical Revival of the Coppa d'Oro delle Dolomiti

The Coppa d'Oro delle Dolomiti was established by the Automobile Club of Belluno, which is still the runner of the historic revival as regularity rally, since 1972. From 2013 the organization was committed to Meet Comunicazione, former Mille Miglia co-organiser from 2008 to 2012. The 2014 event was held July 17 to 20 and saw the extraordinary participation of the 1948 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 [...]