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    Solid Car, Fractured Story: Why This Excellent D-Type Was a Bargain

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    Next-Gen: 1970 Nissan Fairlady Z 432

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Recent Blog Posts

  • A Very Good Day Indeed +

    Last week, I had just arrived home from several days in Boston and wasn't looking forward to the pile of work waiting on my desk. A text message popped up from my daughter Alexandra. "Dad, I have the week off from Daimler, and I thought we should take the Duetto Read More
  • Samsung's Transparent Trucks +

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  • The Gathering of the Alfa Clan +

    There's something special about a sports car club national convention. Warwick, Rhode Island, just south of Providence, was the setting for Alfamiglia Nordest, the 2015 National Convention of the Alfa Romeo Owners Club. The convention took place June 24–28. Alfa enthusiasts — fanatics, really — came from thousands of miles away Read More
  • Two Wheels Good +

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  • A Thursday Evening Tour in an Old Car +

    Slow Start It was 5:30 p.m. on a Thursday in Portland, and I was stuck in traffic on the Interstate 405 Fremont Bridge. My 1967 Alfa Romeo Duetto was running perfectly, not overheating even in the 80-degree sunny weather. My eight-year-old son Bradley was with me, and he was looking Read More
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Collector Car News

  • Auburns, Cords and Duesenbergs at RM Sotheby's Motor City +

    A strong selection of pre-war heavy iron hits the market on July 25 at RM Sotheby's Motor City sale in Plymouth, MI. Leading the notable consignments are a 1935 Duesenberg Model SJ Dual-Cowl Phaeton (RM Sotheby's estimate: $850k–$1.1m), a 1933 Packard Twelve Individual Custom Sport Phaeton ($400k–$450k) and a 1934 Read More
  • Spyders and Roadsters at Auctions America California +

    A 1967 Ferrari 330 GTS Spyder races to the auction block at Auctions America California, July 17–18 in Santa Monica. Auctions America predicts the car will bring $2m–$2.6m. Other important sports cars include a 1960 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Roadster ($1.2m–$1.5m), a 2004 Ferrari Enzo ($1.7m–$2.1m) and a 1964 Cooper Monaco Type Read More
  • Countdown to RM Sotheby's Motor City +

    Big-money highlights at RM Sotheby's Motor City auction include a 1934 Auburn Twelve Salon Speedster, a 1952 Mercedes-Benz 300 Cabriolet D and a 1988 Lamborghini LM002. The sale takes place July 25 in Plymouth, MI. View the current Motor City consignment list here. Read More
  • Ferraris Retrace Historic Road Race Course at Pebble Beach +

    Hopes ran high for Jim Kimberly's 1949 Ferrari 166 Mille Miglia when it pulled to the starting line of the second annual Pebble Beach Road Races in 1951. It was the first Ferrari ever to race in California. Just a few weeks prior, it had triumphed over the competition at its Read More
  • Ferraris, Astons and Porsches at Artcurial Paris +

    Artcurial brings a strong assortment of European sports cars to their Paris sale on June 22. Leading the charge are a 1991 Ferrari F40 (Artcurial estimate: $1m–$1.25m), a 1973 Porsche 911 Carrera RS Touring ($785k–$1m) and a 1959 Aston Martin DB4 Series II coupe ($450k–$550k). View all the Paris consignments here. Read More
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WhitneyHouston-PorscheThe 1991 Porsche Carrera Convertible previously owned by the late Whitney Houston will be auctioned during the Dan Kruse-Leake Collector Car Show & Auction in San Antonio, April 20-21. The white, soft top convertible has only 53,313 miles. Insurance documentation shows that the car was once registered to Nippy, Inc., one of Miss Houston’s production companies.

The Collector Car Show & Auction will take place in Exposition Hall at the Freeman Coliseum. Admission is $15 for adults, $10 for seniors and military and $7 for children. Doors open at 9 am daily. The auction will begin at noon on Friday and 10am on Saturday.

The event will feature 300 vehicles including Cadillacs, Corvettes, Camaros, Shelbys, Thunderbirds and other vintage, collector, muscle, custom cars and trucks. More than 5,000 car buyers, sellers and enthusiasts are expected to attend the event.

“Buyers won’t be disappointed at the quality or the quantity of the vehicles we have secured for this auction,” said Richard Sevenoaks, president of Leake Auction Company.  “Our muscle car lineup is very strong; and we will have a wide range of cars that will suit everyone’s tastes.”

Other notable cars include:

A 1968 Shelby GT500 Mustang Convertible with a 428 CI police interceptor V-8 engine. The car was built at Ford’s Metuchen plant on February 23, 1968 and features a rare Acapulco Blue exterior.

1968 Shelby GT500 Mustang Fastback with a 428 CI police interceptor V-8 engine. The car was built at Ford’s Metuchen plant on December 21, 1967 and features a Sunlit Gold exterior.

1932 Ford Custom Roadster with a 502 CI / 450 HP V-8 engine and an automatic transmission. It was custom built by Bobby Alloway and his crew in 2005.

A unique 1961 Chevrolet Impala Bubble Top Two Door Hardtop featuring a 283 CI Power Pack V-8 engine and a Powerglide transmission.

Leake Auction Company was established in 1972 as one of the first car auctions in the country. More than 40 years later the auction company has sold over 34,000 cars and currently operates auctions in Tulsa, Oklahoma City, Dallas and San Antonio. With over 40 years in the car auction business, Dan Kruse Classics operates three auctions year, one in the Texas Hill country area, one in Houston and one in their hometown of San Antonio.

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