Author: Auction News

Barrett-Jackson President Steve Davis Receives ‘Humanitarian of the Year’ Award at 8th Annual Armed Forces Congressional Gala Dinner

Steve Davis, President of the Barrett-Jackson, The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions™, was recently honored at the 8th Annual Armed Forces Congressional Gala Dinner with the prestigious “Congressman Bill and Mrs. Beverly Young Humanitarian of the Year Award,” for the donation of his personal custom 1964 Ford Fairlane. Donating for […]

Win Tickets to This Year’s Classy Chassis

Win Four Free Tickets! Classy Chassis is offering four FREE tickets to one of their new Twitter followers! Become a new follower today through April 20, 2012 in order to be entered in the drawing. 2012 Classy Chassis Concours d’Elegance to Feature Bonneville Race Cars and Aston Martin Don’t forget […]

Whitney Houston’s Porsche to Hit the Auction Block in San Antonio

The 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., […]

Pebble Beach Names New Chief Judge

  Chris Bock At the conclusion of the 2012 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance on August 19, Ed Gilbertson will retire as Chief Judge, and Chris Bock, celebrating his 50th year at the event, will step into that esteemed role.  “The success of the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance is directly linked […]

RM Auctions to Lift Gavel on Denmark’s Famed Aalholm Automobile Collection

RM Auctions, the world’s largest collector car auction house, announced today it will present more than 175 vehicles from the world-famous Aalholm Automobil Museum ‘without reserve’ during a single-day auction, 12 August, 2012 in southern Denmark. Located just west of Nysted on the Island of Lolland, and set against the […]

RM Sales Total More Than $23m at Amelia Island Auction

RM Auctions, the official auction house of the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, continued its strong track record in Northern Florida this weekend, generating more than $23 million in sales before a packed house at its well-established sale at the Ritz-Carlton. The 88 percent sell through rate saw 92 of the […]

Gooding Breaks $36m at Amelia

Gooding & Company announced more than $36 million in sales from 70 out of 77 lots sold at its Amelia Island Auction on March 9, more than doubling its results from 2010 and establishing a new auction record for Amelia Island. Led by many extraordinary Porsche racing cars that were […]