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Ferrari Portofino

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EPFL Campus, Ecublens, Switzerland, 14th November 2017. Text and Photo: Thomas Z. After a presentation of the company for the student of the EPFL (École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne), Ferrari exposed its brand new Ferrari Portofino. After a world premiere at the IAA – Frankfurt Motorshow 2017, see: http://a-e.li/reports/iaa2017/, it’s at the EPFL campus that the Portofino made its first …

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500 Nocturnes

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A night race of 500 kilometers is it really reasonable? We verified it on the ring of the Rhine, answer at the end of the article! Text and Photos: Thomas Z. © During the 34th Festival Bugatti we discover the ‘500 nocturnes’. If you are fluent in French, the name speaks for itself: 500 for 500 kilometers and ‘nocturne’ for …

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XXXIVth Bugatti Festival 2017

In Gallery, Reports by Thomas

Every year in September, a (small) Alsatian village celebrates the birth of one of its most illustrious inhabitants. The latter build a car factory. Brilliant designer, he holds more than 1000 patents in his name. Born in an artists’ family, for him “nothing is too beautiful, nothing is too expensive”, I am obviously talking about Ettore Bugatti. As a tribute, …

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Ollon – Villars Hillclimb Revival 2017

In Gallery, Reports by Thomas

One of the most famous hillclimb in Switzerland took place this 26th and 27th of August. With an amazing view on the Alps, the quiet and peaceful woods and grasslands between Ollon and Villars were filled with tremendous sound of the exhaust of some Motorsport’s legends. The revival of a race, considered as one of  the major round of the …

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24 Hours of Le Mans 2017

In Gallery, Reports by Thomas

Certainly one of the most famous race of all time, the 85th edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans was as epic as its reputation. One article will never be enough to make you feel the atmosphere of this incredible race. In this article we will present you the highlights which impressed us the most and we will try to make you live …

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Story of a Panzer – BMW 130i (E87)

In Drives by Mickael

It took me quite some time. To finally get back to my writing boards. But I have finally a good reason for it since a little bit more than four months. You might wonder why it took that long, to just take my computer again and put down all my thoughts on a notepad regarding this car. And the reason …

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XXXIIIth Bugatti Festival 2016

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Something very unusual happen the Saturday 17th September morning in Kirchzarten. In this small town located in the federal-state of Baden-Württemberg in southwestern Germany, a strange meeting took place in the parking lot of the Volante Museum. It’s in front of that museum, famous for its car collection, that the Enthousiastes Bugatti Alsace (EBA) decide to bring the participant of the 33th …