The Alfa Romeo 8C Disco Volante's Exhaust Beats Disco Music Any Day

Alfa Romeos are known for being pleasing to nearly all the senses. They look great, feel great to drive, and also sound great. (They probably taste great too, honestly.) And the Alfa Romeo 8C Disco Volante, which showed up at the Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este this weekend, is no exception. » 5/28/13 8:58am 5/28/13 8:58am

The Aston Martin CC100 Sounds Like A Pure Animal

When we first saw the official shots of the Aston Martin CC100 Speedster, we knew it looked good. What we didn't know, however, was how it sounds. (It sounds awesome, of course.) » 5/26/13 12:00pm 5/26/13 12:00pm

Restored BMW 328 Kamm Coupé To Debut At Villa d'Este

The BMW 328 Kamm Coupé will be reintroduced to the world after 40 years in bits and pieces at this months Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este to celebrate BMW's 1940 Mille Miglia win. There's also supposedly a new retro-themed concept too. » 4/08/10 12:30pm 4/08/10 12:30pm

Steve McQueen’s $2.3M Ferrari 250 GT Lusso: What Can Brown Do For You?

So Brad Pitt is set to play Steve McQueen in a biopic? Here’s the car he’ll have to master: McQueen’s 1963 Lusso. Some say it’s the most beautiful Ferrari ever built. » 5/13/09 5:15pm 5/13/09 5:15pm

Maserati Quattroporte Bellagio Fastback Touring: The Ultimate Station…

The Ferrari 599 GTB seats only two, the 612 Scaglietti is big—but what if you have kids, dogs and elephant guns to carry? Enter the custom-built Quattroporte Bellagio, certainly not your daddy's station wagon. » 5/06/09 4:30pm 5/06/09 4:30pm

The $2 Million Showdown: Bertone Mantide vs. Corvette ZR1

Stile Bertone's Mantide now has a price and production run size: $2,000,000 and ten. Let's see if it's worth the 20× premium over its donor car: the Corvette ZR1. » 5/04/09 3:30pm 5/04/09 3:30pm

Ghia Gilda Streamline X Coupé: Coolest Chrysler Ever Made

As the first day with Chrysler in bankruptcy dawns, let’s look at a mad car from an era when the automaker was set to conquer the very skies: the jet-powered Gilda coupé. » 5/01/09 3:00pm 5/01/09 3:00pm

The Concorso d’Eleganza is Huge Fun (If You Don’t Take it Too Seriously)

Old guys in polo shirts nurturing vintage Ferraris? Industry people showing off concepts which will never get built? What's the point? Not much: but it's a great way to spend a weekend in Italy. » 5/01/09 12:00pm 5/01/09 12:00pm

The 2009 Concorso d’Eleganza: Action! Suspense! Video!

Care for classic GT’s at full throttle? In between photographing the cars of the 2009 Concorso, we shot you some footage of various cars idling—or, in rare moments, at speed. » 4/28/09 9:00am 4/28/09 9:00am

Four Bugatti Veyron Centenaires Add Splash Of Pseudo-Historical Color

What better way to celebrate a storied past of racing heritage than unveil a quartet of paint-and-chrome, never-gonna-see-a-track-day Bugatti Veyron Centenaires at the uber-snooty Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este? » 4/27/09 3:30pm 4/27/09 3:30pm

This Is What The $1.75 Million Aston-Martin One-77 Sounds Like

Not only did Aston’s new car win amongst prototypes at the Concorso d’Eleganza, it also managed to outclass the entire field with the sheer awesomeness of sound it could make. » 4/27/09 2:00pm 4/27/09 2:00pm

2009 Concorso d’Eleganza: A Prelude

We’re heading to Italy to report on this year’s Concorso: an event with the most beautiful automobiles on display, along with the essential paradox of the vintage car. » 4/24/09 3:00pm 4/24/09 3:00pm

Google Street View Drives Along Lake Como on Wrong Day, Misses Concorso…

Now that Google Street View is trickling down the European highway system, it’s time to go on the prowl for fancy cars. » 3/09/09 4:00pm 3/09/09 4:00pm

BMW M1 Homage Concept Revealed!

Remember the BMW M1 from the late 70's and early 80's? Sure, we all do — how could someone forget the only BMW mid-engined homologated racer? Well, for you fans of that MotorWorken hotness, we've got an exciting bit of news out of the Concorso d'Eleganza at Villa d'Este, an Italian gathering hosting precious metal… » 4/27/08 12:00pm 4/27/08 12:00pm