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Featured Article - 2010 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Generation 2 Coupé

The GT3 represents the sports car at its purest and most intense. In fact, all four generations of GT3 arguably rank alongside 1973's legendary 2.7 RS in the annals of greatest 911s.' - Auto Express.

Featured Article - 1962 Aston Martin DB4 'Series V' Vantage Sports Saloon

At a time when few family saloons were capable of exceeding 70mph and took an age to get there, the staggering performance of the DB4, boasting disc brakes all round and 240bhp on tap, made it just about the fastest thing on the road, easily the equal of its Italian rivals.

Featured Auction - 1972 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 'Daytona' Berlinetta

To say, after you've driven it, that the Daytona is desirable doesn't begin to sum up your feelings - you would sell your soul for it.' - Car & Driver, January 1970.

Featured Auction - 1959 Bentley S1 Continental Sport Saloon. The ex-Sir Elton John and Sir Alan Sugar.

"The most beautiful car, I think, that's ever been designed", Sir Elton John, April 2001.

Featured Auction - 1985 Ferrari 288 GTO Coupé

Ferrari's considerable experience gained from turbo-charging its F1 engines was deployed in adapting the 308 unit, which in highly modified 288 GTO form produced 400bhp at 7,000 rpm and a mighty 366lb/ft of torque at just 3,800 revs. Top speed was a staggering 189mph, Incredible for its time.

Featured Auction - 2004 Ferrari Enzo Berlinetta

"The Enzo lunges forwards so violently that it feels like it could cause brain damage – a big, muscular punch that makes your stomach lurch and your head reel with blood loss." - Mark Walton, CAR Magazine.

Featured Auction - Jaguar E-Type Series III 4.2L 2+2

Presumed lost for many years and thus referred to as 'A Ghost of an E-Type' and 'the one missing link' by Jaguar Enthusiast magazine, this example is rarer than any other E-type variant, including the fabled 'Lightweight'. Marque authorities have suggested that between four and six Series 3 cars were factory-fitted with XK DOHC 4.2 litre engines, including this one.

Featured Auction - 2016 Jaguar Project 7 F-Type

This limited edition, one of 80, short screen speedster is the most powerful road Jaguar yet, hand-built at the company’s Special Vehicle Operations division.

Featured Auction and Super Samuri Spotlight - 1972 Datsun 240Z 'Super Samuri'

A UK car magazine published a glowing review of Spike's personal 260Z, and the next thing he knew, the Samuri Motor Company was born, offering modified Zs and performance parts to the buying public. Anderson launched Samuri Motor Company to build 240Zs for the street and made 75 190-hp cars, many of which were raced. This is one of those 75.