Author: Auction News

Superformance to Build 1963 Corvette Grand Sport Replica

Glories of yesteryear were conceived when General Motors licensed a Californian specialist sports car partnership in early 2009 to resume production of the iconic 1963 Corvette Grand Sport, arguably GM’s most prestigious track racer ever. Duntov/Superformance LLC lost no time in turning opportunity into reality, and Duntov immediately began production […]

Gooding & Company to Host First-Ever Amelia Island Auction

Image courtesy Amelia Island Concours d’EleganceSANTA MONICA, CALIFORNIA (November 13, 2009) – Gooding & Company, the internationally-recognized auction house, is thrilled to announce that it will be hosting its first-ever auction at Amelia Island, Florida. Already starring a number of exceptional consignments including the Best of Show-winning 1931 Voisin C20 […]

Chopard to Sponsor 20th Annual California Mille

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA (November 12, 2009) – Chopard Watches of Switzerland will be the prime sponsor of the 20th running of the California Mille, scheduled for April 25-29, 2010, Martin Swig, Mille organizer, andKarl-Friedrich Scheufele of Chopard, announced today. A major sponsor of Italy’s famed Mille Miglia and other high-line […]

New Classic Clenet Club Site Launched

PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA (November 10, 2009) – Alfred DiMora, CEO of DiMora Motorcar and past owner of Clenet Coachworks Inc., today announced the launch of the website www.clenetcoachworks.com. It marks the revival of the Classic Clenet Club, an organization DiMora formed in 1982 to support owners of Clenet luxury cars […]

Barrett-Jackson Announces June Dates for Orange County Auction

SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA (November 9, 2010) – Barrett-Jackson has released the dates of its inaugural collector car event in Orange County. The company’s newest auction will take place June 25-27, 2010, at the OC Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa, California. Barrett-Jackson executives Craig Jackson and Steve Davis, along with […]

Hilton Head Wraps up Another Excellent Event

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SOUTH CAROLINA (November 1, 2009) – The premier winners, the coveted ‘Best of Show’ and ‘People’s Choice’ awards along with the two recently established honors ‘Most Outstanding Car – Pre-1948’ and ‘Most Outstanding Car – Post-1948’ were chosen on Sunday for the prestigious Hilton Head Island Concours […]

AutoDelta to Debut Two Cars at MPH09

LONDON, ENGLAND (November 2, 2009) – Autodelta will present two exciting new additions to its range of exclusive bespoke sportscars this week, on the occasion of the MPH09 Prestige & Performance Car Show at Earls Court Exhibition Centre, London (November 5-8). Autodelta is the leading global aftermarket Alfa Romeo design […]

RM Adds Monaco Sale to 2010 Schedule

Photo courtesy ronkimballstock.comLONDON, ENGLAND (October, 27, 2009) − Preeminent international auction house, RM Auctions announced the addition of a new sale in Monaco on 1st May, 2010. Held at the Grimaldi Forum and during the same weekend as the 7th Grand Prix Historique de Monaco, the Sporting Classics of Monaco […]

Three Generations of Brabhams on Track at Sandown

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA (October 26, 2009) – Three generations of Australia’s first family of motorsport will be on track at this year’s 18th Nationallube Historic Sandown from November 6-8. Two of the Brabhams will fight it out in a unique speed comparison on the 3.1km Melbourne metropolitan circuit. Le Mans and […]

Russo to Offer Rare 1960 Chrysler 300F Special

SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA (October 20, 2009) – Russo and Steele Collector Automobile Auctions is celebrating its 10th Anniversary this January 20-24, 2010 in Scottsdale, Arizona. As one of the nation’s premier collector car auctions it specializes in European sports cars, American muscle cars, hot rods and customs. Scottsdale’s auction event offers […]