$1.9 Million Ferrari F50 Leads Auctions America’s $14.2m Santa Monica Auction

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The supercar market is still hot.

A 1995 Ferrari F50 brought $1.9 million, and a 1988 Porsche 959 “Komfort” reeled in $1,250,000 at Auctions America’s June 25-26 auction in Santa Monica, CA.

Total sales were $14.2 million, which is a strong result in the ultra-picky Southern California collector car market.

“We’re very pleased with both the results achieved and the strong attendance enjoyed at our Santa Monica sale on the weekend,” said Ian Kelleher, Managing Director of Auctions America Read More

Auctions America Fort Lauderdale sales reach $20m

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Auctions America’s April 1-3 sale in Fort Lauderdale, FL, saw 70 percent of lots sold, and total sales reached $20 miilion.

A 1971 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona was top sale at $649,000. A 1952 Mercedes-Benz 300 S brought $506,000.

A lot of new money was in the room, as 40 percent of the bidders were new to Auctions America’s Fort Lauderdale sale.

“We’re very happy with the results of our 14th annual Fort Lauderdale sale, which was Read More

The Three Cars I Should Have Bought Last Weekend

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This was my fifth year at the Auctions America sale at the Fort Lauderdale Convention Center. Each time, I have been shooting episodes for “What’s My Car Worth?” – our new season begins May 12 on Velocity.

The inventory at Auctions America Fort Lauderdale is always an engaging mix of the eclectic and the commonplace — from affordable to extravagant.

Last year, I ended up falling for and purchasing a 1961 Alfa Romeo Sprint Speciale. While Read More