Mille Miglia

Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR W 196 R

Mercedes-Benz Honors 60th Anniversary Record-Setting Mille Miglia With 360-Degree Film

Even in an era when autosport was frighteningly dangerous, the Mille Miglia was known to be a particularly perilous race. But in 1955, Sir Stirling Moss—along with embedded journalist Denis Jenkinson—climbed into a Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR W 196 R, and managed to traverse the course's... read more

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1956 Mercedes-Benz 300SL wrecked during 2014 Mille Miglia

Mercedes-Benz 300SL Wrecked After Mille Miglia Crash: Video

A Mercedes-Benz 300SL gullwing was wrecked in a crash at the 2014 Mille Miglia in Italy over the weekend. The black 300SL, built in 1956, was being driven at the time by one... read more May 19, 2014 by 

2014 Mille Miglia

Automakers Gear Up For 2014 Mille Miglia

The original Mille Miglia was a point-to-point race on public roads in Italy, held annually from 1927 through 1940, then again from 1947 through 1957. Many now famous race... read more May 16, 2014 by 

Jaguar Mille Miglia, 2013

Jaguar's Mille Miglia 2013 Highlights: Video, Gallery

Though all of the historic open-road automobile races have now become exhibitions--if they haven't disappeared altogether--they do manage to recapture at least something of... read more May 23, 2013 by 

Blower Bentley

Blower Bentley Burbles Up To Mille Miglia Starting Line

Taking a modern car on a 1,000-mile journey is not exactly a quick trip. You need to get the car ready by making sure everything is in proper working order, the tires are at... read more May 19, 2013 by 

Mercedes-Benz at the Mille Miglia

Mercedes-Benz Becomes Official Sponsor Of Mille Miglia

Probably the best-known of all the classic long-distance road races, the Mille Miglia ran from 1927 to 1957, using 1,000 miles of public roads from Brescia to Rome and back... read more May 7, 2013 by 

Ferrari at the Mille Miglia, 2012

Ferrari Pays Tribute To The Mille Miglia With 140 Cars: Video

If you're a fan of classic Ferraris, modern Ferraris, historic events, or smooth Jazz, then this is the video for you. Replete with the lush sounds of some funky fresh guitar... read more May 23, 2012 by 

The 2012 Mille Miglia - winning 1933 Alfa Romeo 6C 1500 GS

Argentinean Duo Wins 2012 Mille Miglia

Anyone who thinks vintage rallying isn’t serious competition should try explaining that to Claudio Scalise and Daniel Claramunt, the driver and navigator of the 2012... read more May 21, 2012 by 

Classic Porsches from Mille Miglia history.

Porsche Sending Classics To The 2012 Mille Miglia, Too

Just last week, BMW announced that it would send a selection of cars from the BMW Classics collection to participate in the 2012 Mille Miglia. The vintage car rally is... read more May 10, 2012 by 

The 328 Mille Miglia Roadster in the 2010 event.

BMW Classics To Participate In The 2012 Mille Miglia

The original Mille Miglia was a point-to-point race on public roads in Italy, held annually from 1927 through 1940, then again from 1947 through 1957. The event was banned... read more May 3, 2012 by 

Image: Mille Miglia North America

Classic Mille Miglia Road Race Coming To America

The famous Mille Miglia endurance road race might have finished as a competitive event back in 1957 in its Italian home, but tribute and historic events have kept the name... read more October 13, 2011 by 

Chopard Alfa Romeo watch range

Chopard Celebrates Alfa Romeo Centenary With Exclusive New Watch Range

Alfa Romeo celebrated its centenary anniversary earlier this month but you’d have hardly noticed as the automaker’s poor financial state meant there wasn’t the expected... read more July 15, 2010 by 

2010 BMW Z4 sDrive35is Mille Miglia Edition

BMW Unveils Limited Edition Z4 sDrive35is Mille Miglia

70 years ago, BMW’s motorsport department had a single aim in mind: the 1st Gran Premio Brescia delle Mille Miglia. A total of five racing cars from Munich had... read more May 7, 2010 by 

Alfa Romeo builds special edition 'Mille Miglia' Spider

Alfa Romeo builds special edition 'Mille Miglia' Spider

Alfa Romeo has created a special edition of its Spider convertible in order to commemorate the historic Mille Miglia 1,000 mile race that takes place in Italy annually. The... read more May 15, 2008 by 


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