Salon Privé Week 2023

Salon Privé Week at Blenheim Palace is one of the most hotly anticipated events on the calendar of car buffs and lovers of all things spectacular, from helicopters, to classic boats, to high-end watches. The Blenheim concours is not limited to classic cars – it is a Mecca for the sports exotics, both vintage and…… Continue reading Salon Privé Week 2023

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Henessey Performance revs up production of its own branded cars

Texas-based brand Hennessey Performance has been super-charging cars since 1991, when John Hennessey decided to parlay his hobby into a fully-fledged business. A race car driver who raced his modified Mitsubishi 3000GT at Pikes Peak Hill Climb and the Silver State Classic and went on to set a world speed record in his class at…… Continue reading Henessey Performance revs up production of its own branded cars

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Pat & Sol

I had been anticipating, as I trundled over to Southbank and found my seat in the auditorium, something of an unconventional performance. I did not figure in bell slippers. Patricia Kopatchinskaja and Sol Gabetta chimed together as they hopped across the stage, embarking upon a warm and jaunty ‘Tambourin’ from Leclair’s Violin Sonata in C,…… Continue reading Pat & Sol

Salon Privé 2020

Presented on the grounds of Blenheim Palace, the internationally renowned Concours d’Elegance, Salon Privé, again presented some of the finest classic cars and bikes along with a number of hypercars, next-generation electric cars and the world premier of 4 new automotive models. Accompanying the fantastic vintage cars and bikes were a number of luxury brands…… Continue reading Salon Privé 2020

Speed and style returns to Salon Privé 2020

From the globally renowned Concours d’Elégance to the presentation of the Club Trophy, this year’s Salon Privé is set to be another unforgettable celebration of the very best that the motoring world has to offer.  World’s finest cars set for prestigious Concours d’EléganceEvolution of the Supercar will celebrate five decades of performanceExciting new-model debuts from…… Continue reading Speed and style returns to Salon Privé 2020