Search Car Database

Search Car Database



Highlighted car: 1938 Bugatti Type 57C Atalante

Added to the database by LodeWiki this awesome Bugatti that is offered at the Bonhams Quail Auction on 19 August 2022. In the years of its existence, Bugatti built many road and race cars that are special. But not many Bugatti road cars are quite as special as chassis 57767, as it is one of only three Atalante that were built to its precise specification, an ultimate specification that makes it one of the fastest and most desirable of its kind. From April 1935 to December 1938, a grand total...

Highlighted car: 1998 McLaren F1

Added to the database by Sandro Nannini, this F1 that is offered by RM Private Sales during the Monterey Car Week. Chassis number 059 is the only F1 to leave the factory with a unique headlight setup, making it a true one-off within the 64 road cars constructed and instantly recognizable to those in the know. McLaren would later improve headlight output in existing F1s by swapping the position of the low and high beam lamps, as well as replacing the low beam lamp with a different projector, a...

Are you a car specialist?

AutoWiki is looking for car specialists who can help us to complete the car make model ranges and standard car model information. Espacially for the smaller and less well-known car makes we really need help. Do you have unique knowledge or a database with information about models and cars, please contact us. You will be properly attributed for all your information of course. Tnx in advance! To contact us, please send an email to Alex at:    

Your opinion is highly appreciated!

Dear tester! This website has been launched recently and is still in beta version. We will be testing it in the coming months, in order to launch a nice and smooth AutoWiki website this summer. We would like to hear your experience, so we can learn from it and make our website more user friendly, more interesting and more attractive.  All your remarks and suggestions are very welcome! Let us know at: AutoWiki Feedback Survey

Add car(s) to our database and win F1 Tickets F1 Zandvoort

Add a car to the AutoWiki database and perhaps you win 1 of our 10 tickets for the F1 Grand Prix Zandvoort! Every added car is an extra chance for a ticket! To add a car, click here. Besides that, we invite 3 contributors to join us at the Paddock Club, the most exclusive place at the track. The Paddock Club includes: Acces to the teams sponsor hospitallity paddock Great view over the pit boxes, the main straight, the Tarzan corner All day VIP catering, champagne bar Pit...

Record sale: 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR Uhlenhaut coupé sold for €135,000,000

A 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR Uhlenhaut Coupé from 1955 has been sold at auction for a record price of €135,000,000 to a private collector. The car, which is one of two created in 1955, has always been regarded as one of the great jewels of motoring history, but few ever imagined that it would be offered for sale. One of just two prototypes built by the Mercedes-Benz racing department, the car is named after its creator and chief engineer, Rudolf Uhlenhaut, and is considered...

James Bond's Long-Lost Aston Martin DB5 Has Finally Been Found After 25 Years

After a quarter of a century, James Bond’s missing Aston Martin is back. The iconic 1963 DB5, which agent 007 famously piloted in both Goldfinger and Thunderball, mysteriously vanished from a secure hangar at Florida’s airport in Boca Raton back in the late ‘90s. Now, some 25 years later, the long-lost grand tourer has been found by Art Recovery International, as reported by the Telegraph. The group, which specializes in locating...

Dear Keith, the real Car Wikipedia is here for you!

Keith Martin is one of the most renowned classic car journalists in the world. He is a serial car collector and started the magazine Sports Car Market more than 30 years ago. His magazine publshes about the classic car market, investing in cars and car value trends. With pleasure I read his articles and columns for many years. In his blog of 14 March 2022 he writes about "The Wikipedia of Classis Cars". In his blog he stresses how important comments of car specialists are at Bring a T...

Ferrari 365 GTB/4 #12653 barnfind 2017 for sale again

The 2017 barnfind Ferrari 365 GTB/4, the only single alloy Daytona road car, was again offered for sale at Techno Classica in Essen this year. The car that was discovered in Japan and was sold for €1,807,000 at the RM Sotheby’s Leggenda e Passione auction, has still not been restored.  For more information: CC Cars, Denmark,

Rare 1955 Porsche 550 Spyder #550-0069 uncovered in California shipping container

Wow, what a discovery. More like a rediscovery, since the rare 1955 Porsche 550 Spyder that Bobby Green uncovered in California recently was never technically lost. Regardless, when the Old Crow Speed Shop owner cracked open a storage container that sits high atop a hill in a remote area of Orange County, sunlight poured inside and a Porsche racing legend returned to the spotlight for the first time in decades. “The find of the century … at least for me anyway,” Green wrote...