Author: Auction News

Keels & Wheels to Pay Tribute to John O’Quinn

March 30, 2010 – On October 29, 2009 the collector car world lost one of its leading citizens, and Keels & Wheels lost one of its most passionate supporters – Houston, Texas attorney John O’Quinn. We here at Keels & Wheels didn’t know John O’Quinn as a wealthy attorney, or […]

Barrett-Jackson to Sell Rare Shelby Collection in Palm Beach

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – March 29, 2010 – Barrett-Jackson will auction a few of the amazing development vehicles from the official Shelby American corporate museum during the 8th Annual Auction in Palm Beach on Saturday, April 3. The eight cars are an exciting mix of concept vehicles, test mules […]

Ferris Bueller’s Ferrari up for Auction at Bonhams

A replica of the Ferrari 250GT Spyder California specially created for the 1986 Paramount hit film ‘Ferris Bueller’s Day Off’ is to be sold at Bonhams Collectors’ Motor Cars and Automobilia auction at 11am on 19th April at the RAF Museum, Hendon. Only around one hundred genuine 250GT Spyder California’s […]

Chubb Insurance to Sponsor Greenwich Concours

WARREN, NJ – Chubb Personal Insurance has been named the exclusive insurance sponsor for the Greenwich Concours d’Elegance, the annual collector car event. More than 300 American and foreign cars will be on display at the Concours in Greenwich, CT, on June 5-6. Bringing together thousands of car enthusiasts from […]

Tickets Now Available for Luncheon at Concorso Italiano

Concorso Italiano has announced that tickets for Balesteri’s Clubhouse Buffet Luncheon are now available. The award–winning Balesteri’s has crafted a menu to delight your palate and energize you for an afternoon of stage entertainment, exotic cars, special guests, and Concorso’s Best of Marque awards. Balesteri’s has prepared a wonderful menu […]

Tesla to Compete in Monte Carlo Alternative Engery Rally

MONACO (March 26, 2010) – Tesla Motors will return to the Monte Carlo Alternative Energy Rally this weekend. Tesla was a category winner last year and set a new world record for an electric vehicle. The Monte Carlo Rally is a three-day challenge to test range and performance of more […]

RM to Offer Over 30,000 Horsepower at No Reserve

BLENHEIM, Ontario (March 25, 2010) – RM Auctions, the world’s largest collector car auction house, will drop the hammer on an outstanding private collection of high-powered muscle cars in June as part of a single-day sale in San Diego, California. Scheduled for June 19, 2010, and billed Classic Muscle & […]

Landmark Williams F1 Car to Sell in Australia

Sotheby’s Australia will auction off Alan Jones’s championship winning Williams FW07 on April 18 in Melbourne. Williams FW07/04 holds a special place in the memory of world championship winner Alan Jones, and soon he will see the car again for the first time in many years. On the 30th anniversary […]

Bonhams Partners With HMSA

San Francisco, CA – 22 March 2010 – Bonhams is pleased to announce the joining of forces with the Historic Motor Sports Association (HMSA) by having been named the organization’s exclusive auctioneers. As stewards of historic automobiles, HMSA is one of the most respected racing organizations in North America, sanctioning […]

Bonhams Adds Staff to European Car Department

Bonhams has appointed Philip Kantor, currently International Director Business Development, as the new Head of the European motor car department. With ten years experience in the motor car auction business and with Bonhams since 2007, Kantor will be responsible for all mainland Europe sales on the Bonhams motoring calendar – […]