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  • 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

  • Worldwide Auctioneers Announces Monterey Car Week Auction

    Worldwide Auctioneers is joining the Monterey Car Week auction lineup.

    Worldwide’s Pacific Grove Auction on the Monterey Peninsula will see about 70 cars cross the block on August 17, 2017 at the Pacific Grove Golf Links.

    Monterey Car Week is the most-important event during the collector-car year, as buyers and sellers travel to the Monterey Peninsula ...Read more