Author: Auction News

RM Posts Over $19m in Sales at Amelia Island

AMELIA ISLAND, Florida (March 14, 2010) – RM Auctions, the official auction house of the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, continued its strong track record in Florida this weekend, posting in excess of $19 million in total sales with an impressive 88% sell-through at its 12th annual Automobiles of Amelia Island […]

Bonhams Will Offer Rare Mercedes SS at Expanded Two-Day Quail Sale

San Francisco – 12 March 2010 – Bonhams is proud to announce their having been chosen to represent an exceedingly rare and beautiful 1930 Mercedes-Benz SS Sports Tourer at their world-famous Quail Lodge summer auction, which has – for the first time in its 13-year history – been expanded to […]

Bonhams Makes Record $1.5m at Oxford Motor Show

LONDON (March 8, 2010) – Bonhams achieved superb results this weekend at the Collectors’ Motor Car and Automobilia sale in Oxford, fetching a grand total of $1,532,174 and an 86% sale rate with 44 out of 51 car lots selling. The top price of $250,764 was paid, as expected, for […]

International First—Cuban Auto Museum Director to Judge at Amelia

Jacksonville, Florida. (March 4, 2010) – A first in U.S.-Cuba relations, Director of Deposito del Automovil (the Cuban Automotive Museum) Ing. Eduardo Mesejo Maestre, will make a trip to the United States as the first Cuban official to judge a major U.S. automotive Concours, with his participation at the 15th […]

Mecum to Feature 1,750 Cars at Original Spring Classic

MARENGO, ILLINOIS – Mecum Auctions is excited to announce an amazing lineup of more than 1,750 collector cars offered to enthusiasts at the 23rd annual Dana Mecum Original Spring Classic Auction, May 19-23, 2010, in Indianapolis, Ind. “From Le Mans-winning Corvettes to rare muscle cars, the quality and variety of […]

Mecum to Present 1,750 Cars at Original Spring Classic Auction

Marengo, IL – Mecum Auctions is excited to announce an amazing lineup of more than 1,750 collector cars offered to enthusiasts at the 23rd annual Dana Mecum Original Spring Classic Auction, May 19-23, 2010, in Indianapolis, IN. “From Le Mans-winning Corvettes to rare muscle cars, the quality and variety of […]

Worldwide Sets the Stage for Two Days of Sales in Houston

AUBURN, INDIANA (February 26, 2010) – Collectors of vintage motorcars can look forward to another compelling selection of fine automobiles crossing the stage during The Houston Classic Weekend this spring. Worldwide’s line- up of consignments includes a mouth watering assortment of some of the world’s most iconic motorcars, ranging from […]

Gooding to Offer a Six-Pack of Pininfarina at Amelia

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (February 26, 2010) – Gooding & Company, the internationally-celebrated auction house, announces that six exceptional Pininfarina-styled cars will be offered for sale in two weeks. Strengthening the European character of the company’s debut Amelia Island Auction, the automobili belissime being offered include four Ferraris – a 1965 […]

Charles Maher to Celebrate Porsche 917, Stirling Moss at Amelia

AMELIA ISLAND, Fla. – Feb. 25, 2010 – Charles Maher of the Automotive Fine Arts Society will unveil three stunning new paintings during the 2010 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance on March 11-14, 2010, in Amelia Island, Fla. Maher will feature the iconic Porsche 917, as well two pieces celebrating Concours […]

Rodeo Drive Concours Set For Father’s Day

The 2010 Rodeo Drive Concours d’Elegance will celebrate “LA DOLCE VITA: The Art of Italian Motoring.” The annual Father’s Day event will highlight a superb combination of automobiles, motorcycles and designers and will feature Italian makes and models including the best selection of Alfa Romeo, Ferrari, Fiat, Lamborghini, Lancia and […]