MOTO-ICONS: FROM CAFÉ RACER TO THE SUPERBIKE, RM SOTHEBY’S PRESENTS HIGHLY SIGNIFICANT COLLECTION OF ICONIC MOTORCYCLES AT VILLA ERBA SALE

  • Very important collection of motorcycles, headlined by the Brough Superior SS100 “Moby Dick” and the ex-Derek Minter Gilera ‘Four’, set for RM Sotheby’s Lake Como, Italy sale, 27 May during the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este weekend
  • Created by one owner over the past decade, collection counts 20 bikes, including four stunning MV Agustas, five Brough Superiors and two Nortons
  • Bike collection is a perfect fit with the Concorso weekend, which will feature its seventh annual Motorcycle Concours
  • Further event information available at www.rmsothebys.com

LONDON (20 April, 2017) – RM Sotheby’s, the official auction house of the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este, is delighted to announce that it will present a single-owner collection of fine motorcycles, comprising some of the most significant machines ever made, at its exclusive Villa Erba sale, 27 May, on the shores of Lake Como, Italy. Dubbed ‘Moto-Icons: From Café Racer to the Superbike’, the collection of 20 bikes comprises some of the world’s most iconic two-wheeled machines, including a selection of concours-condition and race-winning motorcycles from the past 100 years.

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Banks face daily cyber attacks, many of which succeed in stealing data, research finds

 

A survey of security executives at 275 global banks by Accenture revealed that 78% were confident in their overall cyber security strategy. More than half (51%) said they would be able to identify the cause of a breach, 51% said they could measure the impact and 50% said they could manage the financial risk caused by a cyber security event.

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British racing driver Billy Monger has lost both legs in one of the worst crashes Motorsport has ever seen

Official JustGiving fund launched to support British racing driver Billy Monger who has lost both legs in one of the worst crashes Motorsport has ever seen

 

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The OFFICIAL JustGiving personal fundraising appeal has been launched by racing driver Tom Ingram to support the gifted, young British F4 driver Billy Monger after he was involved in a serious high speed crash, whilst racing at Donington Park Race Circuit, on Sunday.

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Automobile and Powertrain Manufacturers to Provide Low-emission Technologies and Energy-efficient Platform Strategies

Technology joint ventures between suppliers and OEMs will be key to reduce compliance costs and boost sustainable growth opportunities, finds Frost & Sullivan’s Mobility team

London – April 19, 2017 – The global powertrain market is experiencing immense growth as new low-emission technologies such as engine downsizing and rightsizing; direct injection; turbocharging; transmission electrification; and electric vehicle (EV), hybrid and gasoline engines transform the industry. Original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) are embracing platform strategy as a tool to improve the energy efficiency of powertrain systems and to achieve fleet level CO2 compliance in a sustainable and cost efficient manner.

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Looking Down The Corridors, Allied Aerial Espionage Over East Germany and Berlin 1945-1990

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The Cold War created threats and opportunities. An important story that has not been told is how the Allies used their access rights to Berlin to gather photo intelligence of Russian and East German activity. The authors have conducted thorough research into an area that has previously been hidden by classification of operations and images gathered, most recommended.


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Altor BioScience and CMC Biologics Announce Agreement for Manufacture of Molecule ALT-803, for use in Phase 3 Clinical Trials

Altor BioScience and CMC Biologics Announce Agreement for Manufacture and Validation of Altor’s IL-15 Superagonist Molecule, ALT-803, for use in Phase 3 Clinical Trials

BOTHELL, Washington and MIRAMAR, Florida, U.S.A., April 13, 2017—CMC ICOS Biologics, Inc. (“CMC Biologics”), a global leader in clinical and commercial manufacturing of therapeutic proteins, and Altor BioScience Corporation (“Altor”), a leading developer of novel cytokine-based immunotherapeutics for cancer and infectious diseases, today announced that they have entered into a manufacturing agreement for the cGMP manufacturing of Altor’s ALT-803 molecule for use in Phase 3 clinical trials.

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CHADWICK PREPARES FOR BRITISH F3 DEBUT THIS EASTER WEEKEND

– Former British GT4 Champion makes debut in British F3
– The UK’s leading single-seater category
– Oulton Park to host first 3 Rounds this Saturday and Monday
– Milestone in the career of the young, female racer

This weekend marks an important milestone for Jamie Chadwick as she embarks on her maiden single-seater campaign with Double R Racing in British Formula 3.

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