Silberpfeile, Stanguellinis and Stratos: Oh My!

Edward Niedermeyer
by Edward Niedermeyer

James Gribbon captures the stars of Lime Rock’s Vintage Festival, including a 1939 Mercedes Grand Prix Car on track for the first time since the 1930s.

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  • Info Info on Sep 21, 2009

    Beautiful, reminds of the Maserati 250F that was at Road America this past summer

  • RobD RobD on Sep 22, 2009

    Just for the record, in my photo the driver kneeling next to the flipped Alfa is the Alfa driver, not the Morgan driver that came to help. I was wrong in my earlier post. JT looked at my photos and described better what happened.

  • Probert No, they're not the future. BEV sales are growing every year, and, along with sound energy policy, result in cleaner air, lower CO2, foreign policy not based on oil, and will continue to drive like a smooth powerful nearly silent turbine. Some 19% of new car sales in 2023 were BEVs - this will continue.
  • Mishab Agree with you. Thanks for sharing this insightful update about the upcoming Mini Cooper models! It's fascinating to see Mini's shift towards electrification and the unique design elements they're incorporating into the new John Cooper Works edition.Speaking of Minis, if you're a Mini Cooper owner in Sharjah looking for spare parts or considering common repairs, you might find this article on 7 common Mini Cooper repairs quite useful. ( for reading it). It covers some of the typical issues Mini owners might encounter and offers valuable insights into maintaining these iconic cars.Looking forward to more updates on Mini's electrified lineup and the exciting changes they're bringing to the automotive industry
  • Redapple2 Love/lust a 110 diesel defender. Should buy one since the INEOS is gas only (and double the price). Had a lightweight in Greece. Wonder how this rides.
  • Ajla There is inventory on the ground but as pointed out it is generally high dollar trims of high-dollar models and at least around here dealers still aren't budging off their mandatory nitrogen tires and Summer weather protection packages.You aren't paying '21-'22 prices anymore but it's still a long way to go.
  • Slavuta Every electric car must come with a film about lithium mining