RM Auctions will lift the curtain on a famous 1932 Packard Twin Six Individual Custom Convertible Sedan, purchased new by American entertainer Al Jolson, and a unique 1939 Pontiac Plexiglas Deluxe Six “Ghost Car”, America’s first transparent car, when its St. John’s sale gets underway, July 30 in Plymouth, Michigan.
Held in conjunction with the renowned Concours d’Elegance of America at St. John’s, the upcoming RM sale – formerly known as the Meadow Brook auction – will provide Read More
LYON AIR MUSEUM TO HOST EXHIBIT OF RAREST DUESENBERG LUXURY CARS JULY 9th through July 24th, 2011
FROM THE COLLECTION OF GENERAL WILLIAM LYON
SANTA ANA, Calif., June 13, 2011—Lyon Air Museum, a premier Southern California showcase for vintage military aircraft and automobiles, will host an exhibit of ten quintessential Duesenberg automobiles from the collection of General William Lyon. The exhibit of some of the largest, most stylish and beautiful cars ever created will be held July 9-24, 2011, at the facility, located on Read More
BOULDER, Colo.- The Shelby American Collection, a non-profit museum dedicated to preserving the heritage of American racecars designed by Carroll Shelby, will celebrate its 15th anniversary at a special event here on August 6th focusing on the Cobra-Ferrari Wars that defined the zenith of the American auto industry in the 1960s.
“The Cobra-Ferrari Wars represent one of the greatest chapters in American automobile history,” said Shelby American Collection President Steve Volk. “Our anniversary party celebrates this history, and brings Read More
DANA POINT, Calif. – June 29, 2011 – Vintage European beauties and elegant American classics received top awards and honors during the 29th Annual Dana Point Concours d’Elegance at the prominent St. Regis Monarch Beach resort, June 24-26. The most prestigious award of the day, Best of Show, was bestowed on a 1931 Bugatti Type 51 from the acclaimed Nethercutt Collection, located in Southern California. The three-day event featured a Private Collection Tour, esteemed automotive fine art exhibition, a Read More
There wasn’t a cooler place to be in the Southwest than in Houston, TX on the air-conditioned field of Reliant Stadium on June 11-12, 2011. More than 125 of the world’s finest automobiles were on display at the eighth annual Classy Chassis Concours d’Elegance. Vintage hot rods of distinction and significant post-war sports cars were this year’s special features with numerous examples on display. In addition to rare vintage cars, the show also featured some of today’s finest super cars, Read More
EG AUCTIONS KICKS OFF THE INAUGURAL
DANA POINT VINTAGE AUTOMOBILE AUCTION TODAY
WHO: Dana Point Concours d’Elegance and Dana Point Vintage Automobile Auction
WHAT: EG Auctions will sell more than 150 of the most beautifully-kept European exotics, American classics, hot rods, resto-mods, muscle cars and vintage motorcycles during the 29th Annual Dana Point Concours d’Elegance, June 24-26, at the prestigious St. Regis Monarch Beach in Dana Point, Calif.
Feature vehicles that will be sold, include a 1965 Read More
POWER BY BMW: BONHAMS TEAMS UP WITH BMW MUSEUM FOR SALE AT MUNICH HEADQUARTERS
BOTH CARS AND MOTORCYCLES TO STAR IN SINGLE-MARQUE AUCTION
Bonhams European Motoring Department are delighted to announce the addition of a new single marque motoring auction to their European calendar, entitled Power by BMW. The auction will incorporate all that is great about the BMW brand, from Motor Cars and Motorcycles produced or powered by BMW to a selection of BMW related Automobilia. It Read More
A unique collection of 23 Black Corvettes will cross the auction block at no reserve during the Mecum Bloomington Gold Auction, June 24-25, 2011, in St. Charles, Illinois.
The collection features at least one Corvette from 1954 to 1969, representing every year that black was available from the factory during that time period. From high horsepower models and Fuelies to coupes and convertibles, each Corvette is finished in the rarest and one of the most desirable colors available for America’s Read More