Author: Auction News

Blackhawk Automotive Museum Names Tim McGrane as Executive Director

DANVILLE,California. (January 14, 2013) – The highly regarded Blackhawk Automotive Museum has named Timothy P. McGrane as its Executive Director, effective February 1, 2013.  The announcement was made by Mr. Don Williams, President of the Board, and one of the founders of the Museum along with Ken Behring its benefactor.  […]

Gooding & Company Counts Down to its Star-Studded 2013 Scottsdale Auction

The online catalogue is now available Gooding & Company, the auction house acclaimed for selling the world’s most significant and valuable collector cars, is delighted to highlight three extraordinary pre-war automobiles for its Scottsdale Auctions on January 18 and 19: a 1935 Mercedes-Benz 500 K Cabriolet A, 1932 Alfa Romeo 6C1750 Series […]

RM Auctions Lifts the Gavel on the Distinguished Don Davis Collection

Fresh on the heels of its highly successful sale of John Staluppi’s Cars of Dreams Museum earlier this month, RM Auctions is delighted to announce the addition of the respected Don Davis Collection to its growing 2013 calendar of events.  Scheduled April 27 in Fort Worth, Texas, the single-day auction […]

Mecum 2012 Grand Finale In Kansas City Wraps Record-Breaking Year

Mecum Auctions’ most recent collector car auction in Kansas City, Mo., topped off a great year with an impressive $11.5 million in sales. The auction added to the incredible yearend total, which knocks at the door of the coveted $300 million mark. With 520 lots sold at the Kansas City […]

Discovered: An American Motorcycle Once Thought Extinct

Following the recent news of Bonhams’ consignment of the remarkably original 1902 Rambler Model B from the Indian Motorcycle Museum, Bonhams is pleased to once again announce another headlining addition to their third annual Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction. Thought to be the sole surviving example of a marque lost to […]

Bonhams to Offer the Renowned Oldenburg Family Collection of Classic Automobiles

Bonhams is honored to have been chosen to represent the highly esteemed Oldenburg Family Automobile Collection at its second annual Scottsdale Auction in January. The extensive collection of more than 30 cars from the prominent horse breeding family includes models from marques including Ferrari, Lamborghini, Shelby and Jaguar. THE ITALIANS […]

Bonhams Welcomes Jakob Greisen to U.S. Motorcar Department

San Francisco – Bonhams is delighted to announce that Jakob Greisen will join the firm’s international team as the Head of Business Development, West Coast, US Motoring Department. Jakob will assume his new position in Bonhams’ San Francisco office in February and, with his renowned expertise, will help augment one […]