Author: Auction News

Survivor Collector Car – SOLD OUT!

Now in it’s third year, SURVIVOR Collector Car returns June 27, 2010, to the beautiful fairways of Pheasant Run Resort and Spa in St. Charles, Illinois during the Bloomington Gold® Corvettes USA event. Exceeding all expectations, the judging field of 75 of the world’s best unrestored original cars was filled […]

Exceptional Corvettes Set for San Diego Auction Block

Corvette L88 Coupe ‘Automatically Yours’ (Photo: Darin Schnabel 2010, Courtesy of RM Auctions)Blenheim, Ontario – May 27, 2010 — RM Auctions, the world’s largest auction house for quality automobiles, will drop the hammer on an exceptional line-up of Corvettes next month as part of its highly-anticipated Classic Muscle & Modern […]

Russo and Steele Add a Third Night of Auctions to Monterey Schedule

Russo and Steele is pleased to announce an additional sale date to its 10th Anniversary auction event in Monterey, California this August 12-14, 2010. The Monterey auction event will present a range of the most luxurious and collectable European sports, American muscle, hot rods and custom automobiles suitable to satisfy […]

Falcon GT-HO Flexes Muscle at Shannons Sale

A 1971 Ford XY Falcon GT-HO Phase III put Australian Supercars back on the agenda for collectors when it sold for $277,920 — in U.S. dollars — at Shannons Melbourne Winter Auction on May 31. The fully-restored Monza Green sedan, which is believed to have had six owners from new […]

World’s Most Famous Car Comes to Market

PAY ATTENTION, BOND FANS! RM Auctions announces the consignment of one of the most significant cultural icons of the 20th century – the 1964 Aston Martin DB5 James Bond movie car – to its annual ‘Automobiles of London’ event at the Battersea Evolution in London on 27th October, where it […]

In Memoriam, Gerald Roush

Gerald Roush, publisher of the Ferrari Market Letter, passed away on Friday, May 21, following complications from a stroke he suffered in mid-March. He was 68. Known as the go-to-guy for information on vintage Ferraris, he began publishing the Ferrari Market Letter in 1974. Read more here. (You will need […]

Restorer of 1965 Porsche Wins First Collectors Foundation Trophy

The Collectors Foundation presented its first “Collectors Foundation Trophy” at the Newport Concours d’Elegance this past Sunday, May 23. Collectors Foundation Executive Director Bob Knechel said, “I selected Ned Gorski and his personally restored 1965 Porsche Continental (1 of 6) because for me he exemplified the best of what the […]

LeMay Museum to break ground on June 10

A drawing of the proposed LeMay Museum buildingA major milestone for LeMay – AMERICA’S CAR MUSEUM was reached today when the Museum announced that it will break ground on the long anticipated automotive Museum in Tacoma, Washington on June 10, 2010. After nearly a decade in development, this significant milestone […]

Prominent Collectors to Showcase Their Cars at Dana Point

Some of the most prominent car collectors in the world will be exhibiting their cars at the 28th annual Dana Point Concours d’Elegance, including the Nethercutt Collection, Peter & Merle Mullin, C. A. “Skeets” Dunn, Aaron & Valerie Weiss, and the William Lyon Family. The Nethercutt Collection will be displaying […]