Showcasing Alain Lévesque

Showcasing Alain Lévesque
Inspired by the Art Deco and Italian Futurism movement, the paintings of Canadian artist Alain Lévesque are recognized by car enthusiasts throughout the world. We are proud to feature Alain Lévesque's artwork in our gallery, so click the button below to read about our collection of his artwork which we discussed in detail.  

Spray it Again Dan

Spray it Again Dan
The Holiday Season is in full swing, so we wanted to share a little Historical Holiday Cheer from all of us at l'art et l'automobile. Though it may seem like the tradition of spraying champagne after a race is as old as motor sport itself, the story has more intricate roots. It all began in 1967, when Dan Gurney started the tradition that has graced and stained countless podiums began.

Celebrating the Birth of NASCAR

Celebrating the Birth of NASCAR
In the beginning of NASCAR, the sport was closely entangled with one clear, highly flammable and potentially poisonous liquid, moonshine.  Read the article to learn more about the transformation from backwoods bootleggers to international sports icons, and the Art and Memorabilia that celebrates them.

Ford's Assembly Line Turns 105

Ford's Assembly Line Turns 105
The Ford Motor Company invented the moving assembly line under the leadership of the iconic Henry Ford. The assembly line started rolling for the first time on December 1st, 1913, 105 years ago. Read the article to learn more about the assembly line, and our collection of Ford Artwork and Memorabilia.  

They Call Him 'El Maestro' for a Reason

They Call Him 'El Maestro' for a Reason
Stories about Juan Manuel Fangio, the one of the greatest Formula One drivers ever, are pretty well-trod at this point.  Many consider Juan Manuel Fangio to be the greatest driver of all time.  Read on to learn more about l'art et l'automobile's spectacular collection of Fangio art, photos and memorabilia, and for links to great articles detailing this legendary figure.  

Our New Wishlist Feature

Our New Wishlist Feature
We have added a wishlist feature to our website.  Using this feature you can find items you like, collect them all in an easy to use list available every time you log in, receive updates about the items, and share that list with your friends and family.

The Art of Nicholas Watts

The Art of Nicholas Watts
Today we are showing the work of Nicolas Watts, who for the last few decades has been using his brushes and pencils to capture some of the most important moments and scenes in the history of motor racing.  Read the article, which details the updated collection of work by this amazing artist.