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    Official: Aston Martin V12 Zagato heads from Villa d'Este to the race track
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    Some concepts debut at an auto show and are never heard from again. Some make the rounds of minor local car shows. A small number make it into production. But it's full speed ahead for the Aston Martin V12 Zagato. The collaborative effort between Aston Martin and Zagato was unveiled at the ...

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    Rare classics sell for millions at Villa d'Este auction
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    This past weekend, the Concorso d'Eleganza returned to Villa d'Este, revealing such splendid one-offs as the Ferrari Superamerica 45, Aston Martin V12 Zagato and BMW 328 Tribute. But at the same time RM Auctions was holding its first event at Cernobbio, selling a cadre of historically important ...

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    Video: BMW Group design boss van Hooydonk talks 328 Hommage
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    BMW 328 Hommage concept with Adrian von Hooydonk – Click above to watch the video after the break
    While at this year's Concorso d'Eleganza at Villa d'Este (yeah, we're roughing it here) we grabbed BMW Group chief of design Adrian van Hooydonk for an interview about his team's latest ...

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    Breaking: Aston Martin unwraps new V12 Zagato en route to Villa d'Este
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    Feast, children. Feast your eyes on the new Aston Martin V12 Zagato. The product of a reborn partnership between the British sportscar-maker and the Milanese design house that goes back fifty years, the V12 Zagato has just been revealed on its way to the Concorso d'Eleganza at Villa d'Este on ...

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    Ferrari Superamerica 45 unveiled ahead of Villa d'Este
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    During this weekend's Villa d'Este Concorso d'Eleganza, Ferrari will debut its special one-off Superamerica 45, a vehicle built exclusively for collector Peter Kalikow. Hello, gorgeous.
    The Superamerica was designed, engineered and built in-house, and the car incorporates things like a ...

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    Rare four-cylinder '57 Ferrari Testa Rossa expected to top $4 million at auction
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    Wait a second, a Ferrari 500 with a four-cylinder engine? Come on, Autoblog – check your facts. Don't we mean a Fiat 500? Maybe that special-edition Abarth 695 Tributo Ferrari? Nope. What we have here is a genuine four-cylinder Ferrari. And a highly coveted one at that. The Ferrari 500 ...

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    Official: Aston Martin to unveil new Zagato special at Villa d'Este
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    Design house Zagato has created a seemingly endless array of beautiful machines for a wide variety of automakers. But few of them evoke the kind of storied and celebrated lines as the collaboration between Zagato and Aston Martin. The first such venture started some 50 years ago with the ...

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    Ferrari to unveil unique Super America 45 at Villa d'Este
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    Villa d'Este is a wonderful place. Situated along the shores of picturesque Lake Como in northern Italy, every year the palatial grounds play host to the Concorso d'Eleganza that strips all that is mundane and industrial about a regular car show and lets the sun shine through. The annual show is ...

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    Alfa Romeo Zagato classics consigned to join their modern counterparts at Villa d'Este
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    The more things change – or so the saying goes – the more they stay the same. Half a century after the originals graced the open roads and the auto shows of the early 1960s, two classic coachbuilt Alfa Romeos have been reborn in modern style. We're talking about the Alfa Romeo TZ and ...

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    Art Deco French dream machines to cross the auction block at Villa d'Este
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    The Bugatti Type 57SC Atlantic may be the most iconic of the Art Deco-era French teardrop coupes, but it isn't the only one. Which is a good thing, because there's only two or three of them in existence (and we had a photo session with one of them). The Talbot-Lago may not be as well known today ...

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    Crazy collection of concepts from Bertone to be auctioned by RM at Villa d'Este
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    You can't make an omelet, or so the saying goes, without breaking some eggs. So while it's unfortunate that the restructuring at Bertone means the dissolution of its museum collection, it also means that its contents are going up for auction. And they'll be crossing the block at no less fitting ...

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    Alfa Romeo TZ3 Corsa live in the flesh
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    Alfa Romeo TZ3 Corsa with Andrea Zagato – click above for high-res image gallery
    The caviar and concours-loving world was rocked this past Saturday night when Zagato dropped its Alfa Romeo TZ3 Corsa bomb. Seriously y'all, this sucker's so stunning that we don't even mind the childish ...

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    Alfa Romeo TZ3 Corsa unveiled at Villa D'Este
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    Alfa Romeo TZ3 Corsa - Click above for high-res image gallery
    The Zagato-designed Alfa Romeo TZ3 Corsa has been unveiled at the Villa D'Este concours, and frankly, it's spectacular. Driven by the Alfa 8C Competizione's V8, the TZ3 is very much in keeping with its 60s-era predecessors, the TZ1 and ...

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    Zagato teases Alfa Romeo TZ3 Corsa ahead of Villa d'Este
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    Alfa Romeo TZ3 Corsa by Zagato – Click above for high-res image
    A couple of weeks ago, we reported that Zagato was planning to unveil a new Alfa Romeo at the upcoming Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este. Now the stoic Italian carrozzeria has released the first teaser image (above) and initial ...

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    Zagato reportedly to unveil new Alfa Romeo TZ3 Corsa concept at Villa d'Este
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    Particularly astute (and Alfa-fanatical) readers may have noticed something missing from the Geneva Motor Show last month. With Alfa Romeo celebrating its centenary this year, the stoic Italian brand was reported to be commissioning three of Italy's finest design studios to produce concept cars ...

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    BMW to bring back 328 Kamm Coupé at Villa d'Este
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    BMW 328 Kamm Coupé – Click above for high-res image gallery
    BMW has a treat planned for this year's Villa d'Este on Italy's Lake Como to celebrate the 70th anniversary year of the Munich firm winning the Mille Miglia – and it's not the 328 Mille Miglia Concept Coupé. ...

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    Bugatti celebrates 100 years with four Centenaire specials at Villa d'Este
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    Bugatti Veyron Centenaire editions – Click above for a high-res image gallery
    Although decades have separated the modern Bugatti from its heritage, the Alsatian exotic marque is one that prides itself on its racing pedigree. So to bridge that gap and celebrate its 100th anniversary, Bugatti ...

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    Aston Martin unveils the first completed One-77 in Italy
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    Prominently featured on the Aston Martin stand on the first day of this year's Geneva Motor show was the rolling chassis of the very first One-77 prototype. By day two it had been be removed and replaced by the unfortunate Lagonda concept. The chassis had to be returned to the UK so that the ...

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    Morgan to celebrate centennial with Aeromax SuperSports debut at Villa d'Este debut
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    Morgan Aero Super Sports – Click above for a high-res gallery
    Ahead of its debut at this weekend's gorgeousness that is the Villa d'Este "Carnival of the Rich," British stalwart Morgan is previewing its new Aero Super Sports, its latest aluminum-chassis'd roadster.Like some of its more ...

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    Bugatti to unveil four Veyron Centenaire specials at Villa d'Este?
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    Bugatti Veyron Centenaire – Click above for a low-res image gallery
    It must be a month with the letter "R" in it, because Bugatti is releasing yet another special edition Veyron. Following up on the one-off Blue Centenaire that was shown in Geneva to celebrate the marque's 100th anniversary, ...

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