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  • Pebble Beach Concours Moves Dates for 2018

    The Pebble Beach Concours, which typically takes place on the third Sunday in August, has announced it will take place a week later in 2018. The concours will be held August 26, 2018.

    This one-time move makes room for the United States Amateur Championship, which will be held at Pebble Beach Golf Links from August ...Read more

  • Russo and Steele Offers Real-Time Online Bidding

    Russo and Steele auctions usually start with waves of fog, power-chording rock anthems and a light show that can be seen from Earth orbit.

    But, at least for some bidders, Russo and Steele’s big show will glow from a tiny screen.

    Russo and Steele has partnered with Auction Mobility to offer a real-time online bidding system ...Read more

  • Late-Model Racing Ferraris lead the way, as Auctions America Auburn Spring Totals $10.2 Million

    A 2012 Ferrari 458 GTD race car sold for $462,000 — doubling its pre-sale estimate — and was high sale at Auctions America’s May 11-13 Auburn Spring sale.

    All told, Auctions America sold 83 percent of the offered lots — for a total of $10.2 million.

    The massive Level 5 Motorsports Collection attracted a lot of attention ...Read more

  • One Million Porsche 911s since 1963

    When you think of a production run of one million cars, you think of a Detroit assembly line and Chevy Impalas or Ford Mustangs.

    But Porsche just built the millionth Porsche 911 — a Carrera S in Irish Green. Porsche built the first 911 in 1963.

    “54 years ago, I was able to take my first trips ...Read more

  • Gary Bennett, Barrett-Jackson VP of Consignment, Retires

    Barrett-Jackson announced today the retirement of Gary Bennett, the company’s longstanding Vice President of Consignment.

    Bennett has been involved with Barrett-Jackson since the 1970s, starting out first as a regular bidder and consignor, and later assisting with special projects when Craig Jackson took charge of the company in 1995. He joined in an official capacity in ...Read more

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