<![CDATA[Worldcarfans: Classics]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/category/classics<![CDATA[Worldcarfans: Classics]]>http://content.worldcarfans.co/templates/0/18/images/feedlogo.gifhttp://www.worldcarfans.com/category/classics<![CDATA[1957 Ferrari 335 Sport Scaglietti sells for $35M, most expense ever]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160206103705/1957-ferrari-335-sport-scaglietti-sells-for-35m-most-expense-everA 1957 Ferrari 335 Sport Scaglietti has been sold at auction for an astounding $35,711,359 (including the buyer's premium). The car went under the hammer at the Artcurial Motorcars Retromobile auction earlier today and it is being billed as most expensiv ]]>Sat, 06 Feb 2016 02:40:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160206103705/1957-ferrari-335-sport-scaglietti-sells-for-35m-most-expense-ever<![CDATA[Soviet Cars Were Weird: GAZ Chaika 13]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160205103683/soviet-cars-were-weird-gaz-chaika-13If you were born in the Eastern parts of Europe, chances are high political leaders in your country used the GAZ Chaika 13 as an official vehicle. ]]>Fri, 05 Feb 2016 19:20:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160205103683/soviet-cars-were-weird-gaz-chaika-13<![CDATA[4 Scions we’ll want to drive again in 10 years]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160204103618/4-scions-well-want-to-drive-again-in-10-yearsScion is dead. Long live Scion (in the collector's market, at least). ]]>Thu, 04 Feb 2016 01:50:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160204103618/4-scions-well-want-to-drive-again-in-10-years<![CDATA[1937 Mercedes-Benz 540 K Special Roadster sells for $9.9 million at auction]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160201103503/1937-mercedes-benz-540-k-special-roadster-sells-for-9-9-million-at-auctionAn exquisite 1937 Mercedes-Benz 540 K Special Roadster was sold at an auction organized by RM Sotheby’s for no less than $9.9 million. ]]>Mon, 01 Feb 2016 17:20:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160201103503/1937-mercedes-benz-540-k-special-roadster-sells-for-9-9-million-at-auction<![CDATA[Alfa Romeo dusts off the Caimano concept]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160129103423/alfa-romeo-dusts-off-the-caimano-conceptAlfa Romeo is dusting off Caimano concept and announcing plans to showcase the car at the Bremen Classic Motor Show next month. Originally unveiled at the 1971 Turin Motor Show, the Caimano concept was created by Italdesign at the request of Alfa Romeo. ]]>Fri, 29 Jan 2016 01:00:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160129103423/alfa-romeo-dusts-off-the-caimano-concept<![CDATA[Mercedes celebrates the 40th anniversary of the W123]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160128103377/mercedes-celebrates-the-40th-anniversary-of-the-w123Mercedes is celebrating the 40th anniversary of the W123 by taking a look back at the model which is a predecessor to the modern-day E Class. ]]>Thu, 28 Jan 2016 01:05:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160128103377/mercedes-celebrates-the-40th-anniversary-of-the-w123<![CDATA[Lamborghini Countach 400S is what childhood dreams are made of]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160112102855/lamborghini-countach-400s-is-what-childhood-dreams-are-made-ofSilverstone Auctions has announced plans to sell a 1981 Lamborghini Countach 400S at the Race Retro event organized in at Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire in UK between February 26 and 28. ]]>Tue, 12 Jan 2016 15:20:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160112102855/lamborghini-countach-400s-is-what-childhood-dreams-are-made-of<![CDATA[First alleged BMW M1 prototype appears briefly on eBay]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151230102449/first-alleged-bmw-m1-prototype-appears-briefly-on-ebayAn eBay seller listed what he described as being the very first BMW M1 prototype, but the vehicle is no longer available. ]]>Wed, 30 Dec 2015 15:20:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151230102449/first-alleged-bmw-m1-prototype-appears-briefly-on-ebay<![CDATA[The first VW Beetle rolled off the assembly line 70 years ago this week]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151229102427/the-first-vw-beetle-rolled-off-the-assembly-line-70-years-ago-this-weekVolkswagen is celebrating the 70th anniversary of the first Beetle rolling off the assembly line in Wolfsburg. ]]>Tue, 29 Dec 2015 22:00:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151229102427/the-first-vw-beetle-rolled-off-the-assembly-line-70-years-ago-this-week<![CDATA[Chrysler highlights its involvement in World War II [video]]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151229102399/chrysler-highlights-its-involvement-in-world-war-ii-videoFiat Chrysler Automobiles is celebrating the 75th anniversary of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s “Arsenal of Democracy” speech by releasing a short documentary that highlight Chrysler's involvement in World War Two. ]]>Tue, 29 Dec 2015 01:30:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151229102399/chrysler-highlights-its-involvement-in-world-war-ii-video<![CDATA[This Lancia Delta HF Integrale is the perfect Christmas gift]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151226102351/this-lancia-delta-hf-integrale-is-the-perfect-christmas-giftWe've stumbled upon a mint Lancia Delta HF Integrale Evoluizione 1 Martini 6 that will be going under the hammer in February next year. ]]>Sat, 26 Dec 2015 16:00:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151226102351/this-lancia-delta-hf-integrale-is-the-perfect-christmas-gift<![CDATA[Mercedes 560 SEC 6.0 AMG Wide Body hitting the auction block]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151223102301/mercedes-560-sec-6-0-amg-wide-body-hitting-the-auction-blockAn AMG-tuned Mercedes 560 SEC Wide Body from 1989 is going to be auctioned next month in Phoenix, Arizona by RM Sotheby’s. ]]>Wed, 23 Dec 2015 13:20:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151223102301/mercedes-560-sec-6-0-amg-wide-body-hitting-the-auction-block<![CDATA[BMW reminds us why M3 E30 is so cool [video]]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151222102262/bmw-reminds-us-why-m3-e30-is-so-cool-videoBMW has released the first episode of a new series, highlighting the best-selling models of BMW M. ]]>Tue, 22 Dec 2015 14:00:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151222102262/bmw-reminds-us-why-m3-e30-is-so-cool-video<![CDATA[Bentley highlights the 1952 R-type Continental [video]]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151216102115/bentley-highlights-the-1952-r-type-continental-videoBentley is promoting the 2016 Continental GT Speed by uniting it with the 1952 R-Type Continental which was the first Bentley to wear the Continental moniker. ]]>Wed, 16 Dec 2015 21:20:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151216102115/bentley-highlights-the-1952-r-type-continental-video<![CDATA[What I learned after 5,600 miles in a Ferrari F355 Spider]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151215102035/what-i-learned-after-5-600-miles-in-a-ferrari-f355-spiderYou Don't Even Know How Badly You Want It ]]>Tue, 15 Dec 2015 04:40:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151215102035/what-i-learned-after-5-600-miles-in-a-ferrari-f355-spider<![CDATA[Janis Joplin's Porsche sells for $1.7 million at auction]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151212101957/janis-joplin-s-porsche-sells-for-1-7-million-at-auctionJanis Joplin's 1964 Porsche 356 C 1600 SC Cabriolet has become the most expensive Porsche 356 to ever be sold at a public action. ]]>Sat, 12 Dec 2015 00:00:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151212101957/janis-joplin-s-porsche-sells-for-1-7-million-at-auction<![CDATA[Fangio Ferrari sold for $28 million]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151211101934/fangio-ferrari-sold-for-28-millionA 1956 Ferrari driven by five-time Formula 1 world champion Juan Manuel Fangio was sold for $28 million at an auction on Thursday. ]]>Fri, 11 Dec 2015 15:20:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151211101934/fangio-ferrari-sold-for-28-million<![CDATA[Lovely BMW 507 could fetch up to $2.6M at auction]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151210101885/lovely-bmw-507-could-fetch-up-to-2-6m-at-auctionAn exceptional example of a 1959 BMW 507 Roadster Series II will be one of the stars at an auction organized by RM Sotheby’s today in New York. ]]>Thu, 10 Dec 2015 12:40:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151210101885/lovely-bmw-507-could-fetch-up-to-2-6m-at-auction<![CDATA[Ferrari shows off a fully restored 250 GT SWB [video]]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151205101735/ferrari-shows-off-a-fully-restored-250-gt-swb-videoFerrari Classiche is proving the newest Ferrari's aren't always the best by showing a beautifully restored 250 GT SWB Berlinetta Competizione. ]]>Sat, 05 Dec 2015 01:15:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151205101735/ferrari-shows-off-a-fully-restored-250-gt-swb-video<![CDATA[Porsche opens the first Porsche Classic Centre]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151126101447/porsche-opens-the-first-porsche-classic-centrePorsche is tapping into their heritage by opening the world’s first Porsche Classic Center in the Netherlands. ]]>Thu, 26 Nov 2015 00:40:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151126101447/porsche-opens-the-first-porsche-classic-centre<![CDATA[Mercedes-Benz Museum now selling classic cars directly]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151109100868/mercedes-benz-museum-now-selling-classic-cars-directlyDaimler has announced the Mercedes-Benz Museum is now directly selling classic cars from all periods. ]]>Mon, 09 Nov 2015 15:20:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151109100868/mercedes-benz-museum-now-selling-classic-cars-directly<![CDATA[Chevrolet supercharges 1970 Camaro RS for SEMA]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151103100690/chevrolet-supercharges-1970-camaro-rs-for-semaChevrolet has introduced at SEMA today a supercharged 1970 Camaro RS to showcase the new LT4 crate engine. ]]>Tue, 03 Nov 2015 17:20:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151103100690/chevrolet-supercharges-1970-camaro-rs-for-sema<![CDATA[Skoda celebrates 110 years of automobile production]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151027100470/skoda-celebrates-110-years-of-automobile-productionSkoda is celebrating 110 years of automobile production by taking a look back at the original Laurin & Klement Voiturette A. ]]>Tue, 27 Oct 2015 22:00:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151027100470/skoda-celebrates-110-years-of-automobile-production<![CDATA[Fully restored 1967 Ferrari Thomassima II hits eBay with $9 million buy it now price]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151017100208/fully-restored-1967-ferrari-thomassima-ii-hits-ebayA very rare Ferrari Thomassima built in 1967 has been listed on eBay with an eye-watering "buy it now" price of $9 million. ]]>Sun, 18 Oct 2015 18:00:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151017100208/fully-restored-1967-ferrari-thomassima-ii-hits-ebay<![CDATA[BMW celebrates 30 years of offering all-wheel drive]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151016100200/bmw-celebrates-30-years-of-offering-all-wheel-driveBMW is celebrating their 30th anniversary of offering all-wheel drive by taking a look back at the original 325i Allrad. ]]>Sat, 17 Oct 2015 02:00:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151016100200/bmw-celebrates-30-years-of-offering-all-wheel-drive<![CDATA[Rare Mercedes E 60 AMG Limited to be shown in Berlin]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115100999913/rare-mercedes-e-60-amg-limited-to-be-shown-in-berlinMercedes has announced plans to show an extremely rare E 60 AMG Limited at the Motor World Classics show in Berlin. ]]>Fri, 09 Oct 2015 02:20:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115100999913/rare-mercedes-e-60-amg-limited-to-be-shown-in-berlin<![CDATA[Porsche superbly restores 917K that won 1,000 km Spa race in 1971]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115092499374/porsche-superbly-restores-917k-that-won-1000-km-spaPorsche North America has taken the wraps off a restored 917K racecar that has a long and prolific history. ]]>Thu, 24 Sep 2015 15:20:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115092499374/porsche-superbly-restores-917k-that-won-1000-km-spa<![CDATA[Audi celebrates the 20th anniversary of the A3]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115091899199/audi-celebrates-the-20th-anniversary-of-the-a3Entry-level luxury cars are all the rage these days so it's interesting to note the Audi A3 helped to kick start that trend twenty years ago. ]]>Sat, 19 Sep 2015 00:00:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115091899199/audi-celebrates-the-20th-anniversary-of-the-a3<![CDATA[Mercedes celebrates the 25th anniversary of the 500 E]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115091799149/mercedes-celebrates-the-25th-anniversary-of-the-500Mercedes is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the 500 E by taking a look back at the V8-powered model. ]]>Thu, 17 Sep 2015 23:20:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115091799149/mercedes-celebrates-the-25th-anniversary-of-the-500<![CDATA[WCF reader shares his impressive BMW M collection]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115082498106/wcf-reader-shares-his-impressive-bmw-m-collectionWCF reader Can Eyilik has decided to share his collection of BMW M cars with fans around the world ]]>Mon, 24 Aug 2015 18:00:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115082498106/wcf-reader-shares-his-impressive-bmw-m-collection