Amelia Island Star Car Roundup

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Five auctions take place during the second weekend in March. The auctions all happen near the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance. Here is our roundup of headliners:

A 1939 Mercedes-Benz 540K Spezial Cabriolet A gets top billing at RM Sotheby’s on March 12 (pictured above; RM Sotheby’s estimate: $3m–$4m). View all the lots here. View the digital catalog here.

Gooding & Company offers a 1959 Porsche 718 RSK from the Jerry Seinfeld Collection on March 11 (Gooding & Company estimate: $3.8m–$4.2m). View all the lots here.

Bonhams’ catalog cover car is a 1937 Bugatti Type 57SC sports tourer. The sale takes place March 10. View all the lots here. View the digital catalog here.

A 1965 Lola T70 racer crosses the block at Hollywood Wheels’ two-day auction, running March 11–12. View all the lots here.

A 1935 Mercedes-Benz 500K roadster leads Motostalgia’s first Amelia Island sale, taking place March 12 (Motostalgia estimate: $1.9m–$2.25m). View all the lots here. View the digital catalog here.

Tony Piff

SCM Auctions Editor and Photographer

Tony has long trumpeted the virtues of collecting Japanese cars. His daily driver is a 1970 Toyota Hilux — the one with the turn signals on top of the fenders. His popular “Rising Sun” column keeps a pulse on the J-tin market.

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