Articles tagged James Coburn

Page 121 of January 2009 archive issue thumbnail Page 121, January 2009

RM peels back the years at Battersea

RM Auctions’ second ‘Automobiles of London’ classic car sale landed on Battersea Park again and kicked off with a soirée on the eve of the sale, held in association with Sotheby’s. The theme of the party was The Avengers, and guests were given bowler hats and red carnations on arrival. They tucked into canapés and drank champagne and cocktails while admiring the classic cars on display, and were...

Page 68 of November 1988 archive issue thumbnail Page 68, November 1988

Fast Drive in the Country -- the Heyday of Le Mans

Video: 52 minutes. Virgin Vision, Portobello Dock, 328 Kensal Road, London, W10 5XJ I approached this video with circumspection as I cannot believe that a good job can be done of narrating the highlights of the history of Le Mans in 52 minutes. Little time is extended to pre-war days, although what there is is good footage. The coverage begins in earnest in 1952 and it is the Fifties in...

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He's a record player

DJ Chris Evans’ £5.6m bid for a piece of Hollywood As the glitterati of the classic car world gathered for the RM Legende e Passione auction at Maranello in May, very few of them could have foreseen what was about to happen. A couple of the ex-Formula 1 cars failed to sell, which was a surprise considering the popularity of the F1 Clienti. And then, bang. An ordinary 250GT Lusso sold for £609,000...


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