Right from the very beginning Bentley cars enjoyed an enormous success, with demand exceeding any production possibilities. The halo of prestige that the make’s drivers – the Bentley Boys – encircled was enough to create a mythical image, similar to the one we would come across later with such names as Bugatti, Alfa Romeo and Ferrari.
The 3-litre machines were victorious at Le Mans in 1924 and 1927, with...
This year the Tour de France will be leaving from Brussels, the opportunity to celebrate to first victory 50 years ago of the greatest cycling champion of all times, Eddy Merckx.
A historic moment that will be hailed by Autoworld with a big exhibition recalling the history of the cycling sport since its débuts with three major themes:
André Citroën, son of a Dutch father and a Polish mother, started out as a manager at the Mors car manufacturer in 1908. At the
beginning of the First World War he quickly observes that the French army has a
great shortage of munitions. He prepares a business plan for the mass
production of shells, which turns into an unprecedented success.
The visionary André Citroën quickly realises that the Great War wo...