BMW M1 Procar Racer – BMW Art Car #4, Andy Warhol – 1979

BMW M1 Procar Racer - BMW Art Car #4, Andy Warhol - 1979

Sometimes the only way to high art is through deep pockets.

Perhaps this occurred to Andy Warhol when BMW asked him to paint its M1 Group 4 race car in 1977. Warhol, already a superstar, was constantly fascinated with the melding of the commercial and the artistic. BMW was happily …

Citroën DS 21 Décapotable – 1967

Citroën DS 21 Décapotable - 1967

Coachwork by Henri Chapron

Bonhams : the Zoute Sale
Sold for € 218.500

Zoute Grand Prix 2017
Knokke – Zoute
België – Belgium
October 2017

Just as it had done 21 years previously with the revolutionary ‘Traction Avant’, Citroën stunned the world again in 1955 with the launch of the …

1957 Sebring 12 Hour Grand Prix of Endurance

1957 Sebring 12 Hour Grand Prix of Endurance

The ill-fated Arnolt Bolide that raced at Sebring in 1957. S.H. "Wacky" Arnolt co-drove this car with Bob Goldich. Goldich was at the wheel when he entered the "esses" and hit one of those large 55-gallon oil drums that lined the circuit. He flipped the car several times breaking his …

Hupmobile Model 32 Tourer – 1912

Hupmobile Model 32 Tourer - 1912

Chassis n° 206

Les Grandes Marques du Monde au Grand Palais
Bonhams
Parijs – Paris
Frankrijk – France
February 2019

Estimated : € 15.000 – 20.000
Sold for € 16.100

The turn of the 19th Century was a time when the USA’s fast-growing auto industry attracted talented engineers in droves. …

Mercedes E 36 AMG Break – 1995

Mercedes E 36 AMG Break - 1995

S124

Les Grandes Marques du Monde au Grand Palais
Bonhams
Estimated : € 55.000 – 75.000
Sold for € 54.050

Parijs – Paris
Frankrijk – France
February 2018

– One of only 171 built
– Seven seats
– Circa 58,500 km from new and ready to enjoy
– Automatic transmission…