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  1. "Dawn Patrol" at Pebble BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    Photos by author. I suppose it remains a rite of passage for each Hemmings editor to make the journey to the Pebble Beach Concours, along with the many events that take place in the week prior in and around the Monterey Peninsula, from the many auctions to a variety of car shows, tours and vintage racing.

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  2. Gooding's Pebble Beach auction tops $128 million in salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Autoblog

    While the million-dollar cars are now packed up for Monterey Car Week , the auction results keeping rolling in. Gooding & Co.

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  3. This ultra-rare supercar just sold for $13.75 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | MySanAntonio.com

    The McLaren is the crown jewel of a collection of 65 cars an anonymous collector put up for auction this summer. The Sotheby's car is one of 106 McLaren F1 vehicles ever built and just one of a handful in the "LM" specification.

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  4. The Most Beautiful Cars From Pebble Beach 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Bloomberg

    The annual Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance gathers the world's wealthiest collectors and most-prized cars. This year, a 1924 Isotta Fraschini Tipo 8A won top prize, but it was far from the only stunner there.

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  5. Photos: Million-dollar cars for auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | MySanAntonio.com

    It's August and for car collectors, that means it's time for the vaunted Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance . As one of the most prestigious car gatherings in the world, the annual event on California's Monterey Peninsula brings ultra-rare and unbelievably valuable cars for public viewing and for auction.

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  6. $100M Worth of Crazy-Swanky Cars Are About to Go on SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Wired

    McLaren's greatest crime, no doubt, was creating the F1-and then building just 106 examples of the car. The fastest production vehicle on the planet for seven years, and still the fastest with a naturally aspirated engine, it's also got a 24 Hours of Le Mans win to its name.

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  7. These 55 cars for sale at Pebble Beach are worth more than yourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | MySanAntonio.com

    It's August and for car collectors, that means it's time for the vaunted Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance . As one of the most prestigious car gatherings in the world, the annual event on California's Monterey Peninsula brings ultra-rare and unbelievably valuable cars for public viewing and for auction.

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  8. Cars worth more than your houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    It's August and for car collectors, that means it's time for the vaunted Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance . As one of the most prestigious car gatherings in the world, the annual event on California's Monterey Peninsula brings ultra-rare and unbelievably valuable cars for public viewing and for auction.

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  9. BMW Museum marks the 60th anniversary of the 507 with a look at what might have beenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    The BMW 507 is arguably among the best-looking BMWs ever put into production. Its Albrecht von Goertz-designed body is intimately familiar to fans of the marque, and six decades after the car's 1955 debut, its design remains timeless.

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  10. RM Sotheby's announces one of the most important Ferrari competition cars of all time for MontereyRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 | Art Daily

    RM Sotheby's has announced the historic 1956 Ferrari 250 GT Berlinetta Competizione 'Tour de France', chassis 0557GT, as the final headline attraction for its flagship Monterey sale, returning to California, August 13-15. An important piece of Ferrari history, this influential berlinetta is the actual car that instituted the 'Tour de France' nomenclature following its overall victory at that race in 1956.

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  11. Brand with Motorsport in its DNA: Mercedes-Benz at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | The Auto Channel

    Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR sports racing car at Classic Insight "1955 success stories", 22 April 2015 in Italy. Staged every year in August, the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance is a superlative meeting of the finest automobiles from all over the world.

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  12. Continue ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | The Auto Channel

    At the Classic Days Schloss Dyck 2015, Mercedes-Benz Classic is reawakening fond memories of the outstanding victory in the 1955 Mille Miglia: from 31 July to 2 August 2015, a vehicle display in the paddock and special Mercedes-Benz demonstration runs will commemorate the success stories associated with this legendary 1000-mile race.

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  13. 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Alloy Gullwing Up For AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | EMercedesBenz

    Wheelbase: 94.5 in. One of only 29 aluminum-bodied examples originally produced; only 2% of total Gullwing production Features the most desirable factory upgrades and options, including a Sonderteile motor, sports suspension, and Rudge wheels Formerly owned by Swiss industrialist Rene Wassermann and Pennsylvania State Senator Theodore Newell Wood Restored by world-renowned specialist Kienle Automobiltechnik Matching numbers The ultimate rendition of the famed Gullwing For both the jet set and the burgeoning sports car crowd, there was one sports car that reigned supreme in 1955, the Mercedes-Benz 300 SL "Gullwing," as it became known.

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  14. 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Alloy GullwingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Uncrate

    The Gullwing is one of the most iconic car designs of all time. But only 2% of them are aluminum-bodied.

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  15. Sir Stirling Moss reunited with 1955 Mille Miglia-winning 300 SLR car at Mercedes-Benz WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Surrey Advertiser

    Sir Stirling Moss sped back in time 60 years this week and provided an insight into 1955 - the year that saw him win both the Mille Miglia and British Grand Prix - during a special event at Mercedes-Benz World in Weybridge on Monday . When Sir Stirling was signed to the Mercedes-Benz team and drove one of the 300SLRs entered for the 1955 Mille Miglia, only two non-Italian drivers had previously won the event.

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  16. Continue ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | The Auto Channel

    June 25, 2015: Outstanding Mercedes-Benz sports cars of the 1950s from the corporate collection will be taking to the starting line at the Silvretta Classic 2015: models in the guise of the 300 SL racing sports car , 190 SL in racing trim and an exclusive 300 Sc Roadster will provide highlights at the 18th edition of the vintage car rally. The event, at which 150 classic vehicles will start, takes the competitors through the Montafon, Tyrol, Liechtenstein and Switzerland from 2 to 5 July 2015.

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    Jun 21, 2015 | Art Daily

    A private automobile collection of unprecedented value will cross the auction podium this summer as part of RM Sotheby's flagship Monterey, California sale. Dubbed 'The Pinnacle Portfolio: A rare collective of automotive distinction', the collection of postwar sports cars comprises an exceptional series of approximately 30 automobiles, each of which represent key milestones in automotive design, engineering and performance.

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  18. An Icon Of The 1955 Motor Sport Season - New Book From Mercedes-Benz...Read the original story

    Jun 11, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    An Icon Of The 1955 Motor Sport Season - New Book From Mercedes-Benz Classic: 'Milestones Of Motorsports - The Mercedes-Benz 300 Slr' 1955 was the golden year of the Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR. It enjoyed an unprecedentedly successful run, comprising one-two or even one-two-three wins.

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  19. Pinnacle Portfolio - Most Valuable Car Collection Ever - Going To AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Super Street

    There's no mistaking the so-called Pinnacle Portfolio, a private collection secured by RM Sotheby's for sale at this year's Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance auction in Monterey, Calif., will fetch a pretty penny. And the auction house isn't exaggerating when they refer to the lot as a "superlative roster of the world's rarest and most important sports and super cars."

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  20. Milestones of Motorsports: the Mercedes-Benz 300 SLRRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | The Auto Channel

    June 10, 2015: 1955 was the golden year of the Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR. It enjoyed an unprecedentedly successful run, comprising one-two or even one-two-three wins.

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