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Bugatti, new and vintage, rule at Monterey Auto Week

Bugatti, new and vintage, rule at Monterey Auto Week  1Bugatti was the marque automobile at the just-concluded Monterey Auto Week. Several dozen of the famous machines, new and vintage, were showcased throughout the various auctions, car shows and racing divisions.

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Monterey Auto Week: rare car auctions to vintage racing

Monterey Auto Week: rare car auctions to vintage racing 2There’s no official “umbrella organization.” It’s just known as Monterey Auto Week. Events come and go, themes and locations change, and it’s all traditionally wrapped up with the Concours d’Elegance at Pebble Beach.

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Concours on the Avenue in Carmel canceled for 2010


Concours on the Avenue in Carmel canceled for 2010 3Concours on the Avenue, the free, hip and arguably most enjoyable component of Monterey Auto Week, has been canceled this year due to what owners call an “insurmountable financial gap.”

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Dan Gurney exhibit honors pioneer at Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

Dan Gurney exhibit honors pioneer at Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion 4Some of the most historically significant race cars ever associated with Dan Gurney will be presented together for the first time when the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion honors the motorsports pioneer.

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Rare Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa set for Monterey Auto Week auction

Rare Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa set for Monterey Auto Week auction 5A rare 1958 Ferrari 250 ‘Pontoon Fender’ Testa Rossa (serial #0738 TR) will be presented at RM Auctions’ 25th anniversary Sports & Classics of Monterey event in August, making it the most significant and valuable motor car ever offered during Monterey’s famed collector car auction week.

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Tata Motors debuts electric vehicle Nano EV at Geneva Motor Show

Tata Motors debuts electric vehicle Nano EV at Geneva Motor Show 6Tata Motors unveiled Nano EV, the concept electric sibling of the Nano, the world’s cheapest car, at the 80th Geneva Motor Show.

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Geneva Motor Show: BMW to Volvo, Audi to VW . . . But Geneva Girls make the show

Geneva Motor Show: BMW to Volvo, Audi to VW . . . But Geneva Girls make the show 7The International Geneva Motor Show (Salon International de l’Auto in French), held annually in March in the Geneva, Switzerland, is renowned for several reasons. It’s now 80 years old, it usually features more debuting cars than any other international car show. And the show is held on a “level playing field” Switzerland doesn’t have a native auto industry.

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Lexus debuts compact luxury hybrid at Geneva Motor Show

Lexus debuts compact luxury hybrid at Geneva Motor Show 8The Lexus CT 200h debuted at the Geneva Auto Show with two distinctions. It’s billed as the first premium compact model from Toyota’s luxury brand and the first full hybrid vehicle launched in its segment.

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Rare 1937 BMW roadster set for London auction

Rare 1937 BMW roadster set for London auction 9A one-of-a-kind 1937 BMW 328 Mille Miglia, among the world’s most significant pre-war sports racing cars, will make its consignment debut at RM Auctions inaugural Sporting Classics of Monaco sale May 1 at the Grimaldi Forum in London.

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Honda three-wheel concept vehicle will debut at Geneva Motor Show

Honda three-wheel concept vehicle will debut at Geneva Motor Show 10Honda will continue its recent trend of futuristic-looking concept vehicles when it unveils the enclosed single-seat, three-wheeled Honda 3R-C at the Geneva Auto Show.

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Chicago Auto Show, 2010: New models, concept cars from Ford, Chevy, Honda, Toyota, Kia

Chicago Auto Show, 2010: New models, concept cars from Ford, Chevy, Honda, Toyota, Kia 11Roman Mica, editor at-large for TheWeeklyDriver.com, recently visited the Chicago Auto Show. It featured some of the newest cars and concepts cars from manufacturers like Ford, Chevy, Honda, Toyota and KIA.

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Chevrolet showcasing Cruze, Aveo, Spark at Washington Auto Show

Chevrolet showcasing Cruze, Aveo, Spark at Washington Auto Show 12On the eve of the Washington Auto Show, Chevrolet has announced its lineup of fuel-efficient small and compact cars set for display throughout the event beginning January 27. The vehicles include: the Spark five-door mini car, Aveo RS show car and Cruze compact sedan.

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Women of the North American International Auto Show

Women of the North American International Auto Show 13Like the podium girls at major bicycle races around the globe, pretty women are a tradition at major auto shows. The women are hired as models by manufacturers to stand next to new cars and engage the press and public.

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MINI debuts concept car Beachcomber at North American International Auto Show

MINI debuts concept car Beachcomber at North American International Auto Show 14Roman Mica, a contributor editor to The Weekly Driver.com and owner and director of the car site TFLcar.com, just returned from the North American International Auto Show. Mica reported on many vehicles at the show, which like all car shows, included manufacturers’ concept vehicles like the MINI Beachcomber Concept Car.

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