RM Auctions continued its strong track record in Texas this past weekend with the record-breaking sale of the Don Davis Collection in Fort Worth, Texas. Held onsite at Mr. Davis’ estate, the single-day auction of the esteemed “collector’s collection” saw 64 prized automobiles sell for more than $21.2 million before a packed house.
The exceptional quality of the collection was reflected in the strong global interest in the sale, with bidders hailing from 14 countries around the world, Read More
America’s longest-running classic rally, the Monte Shelton Northwest Classic, returns July 25-28.
Spread over four days, the event begins with a street party Thursday evening, followed by two days of driving and concluding with an awards brunch on Sunday. The rally is renowned for its wonderful Pacific Northwest roads and scenery, fabulous vibes, friendly atmosphere, low-key competitive element for those who want it, and non-competitive tour option for those who don’t.
Registration is limited to 100 cars and is already almost Read More
There have been some very unique cars come and go from the Carlisle PA Fairgrounds. With 10 Carlisle-based, automotive-themed events, a wide array of makes, models and styles have been viewed and reviewed by millions of enthusiasts since the company’s inception in1977. While no one can specifically say what the most unique car ever seen has been, it is fair to say that the seven just announced for Spring Carlisle (April 24-28) will turn heads and have attendees talking. The Read More
RM Auctions has announced an impressive roster of Ferraris at its exclusive sale during the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este weekend on Lake Como, Italy. The May 25 sale will feature a full house of the marque’s ultimate modern-era hypercars. Sixteen of the auction’s 40 lots are filled with some of the finest Ferraris ever made, amongst which are an Enzo, F50, F40, 288 GTO, and a 599XX.
Max Girardo, Managing Director of RM Auctions, says, “RM has a reputation Read More
It was not a quiet weekend for Houston’s Reliant Center as Mecum Auctions brought the sounds of revving engines and falling hammers echoing through the venue packed with collector vehicles and car enthusiasts from across the nation. The three-day auction held April 4-6 saw 1,034 cars cross the block and nearly 200 pieces of Road Art and memorabilia. With a sell-through rate of 72 percent, auction sales reached a $25.1m total.
The cars were the stars filling the Read More
Following its record-setting sale of the Bruce Weiner Microcar Museum earlier this year, RM Auctions is proud to continue its run of private collection auctions later this month, lifting the gavel on the respected Don Davis Collection during a single-day sale, April 27, in Fort Worth, Texas.
Well-known and respected in automotive circles, the Don Davis Collection is best described as “serious cars for serious collectors.” In line with Mr. Davis’ astute collecting philosophy, the offering has a Read More
Corvettes and Porsches are invited to attend the inaugural Pinehurst Fairway Drive presented by AutoTrader Classics, with each brigade headed by cars owned by automotive executive and champion car owner Rick Hendrick and business executive and noted Porsche collector Bob Ingram.
Up to 118 selected Corvettes and Porsches will be staged in battlefield formation Saturday, May 4, on the same two fairways adjacent to the famed Pinehurst Resort Clubhouse that will house the show field for the inaugural Read More
Bonhams announced Monday that it will auction the 1954 2½-liter, straight-8 Mercedes-Benz W196, which legendary driver Juan Manuel Fangio piloted to wins in the 1954 German and Swiss Grand Prix races, at their Goodwood Festival of Speed sale on July 12, 2013.
This past weekend, more than 24,000 people flocked to the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, one of the world’s most important collector car events. A 1936 Duesenberg Model SJ owned by the Nethercutt Collection of Sylmar, CA, was named Best in Show Concours de Elegance. Best in Show Concours de Sport went to a 1968 Ford GT40 owned by the Rocky Mountain Auto Collection of Bozeman, Montana. Judges at the Concours recognize Best in Show winners in two categories each Read More
Gooding & Company announced today more than $28 million and 97% in sales for 69 out of 71 lots sold at its annual Amelia Island Auction on Friday, March 8. This year’s superb compilation included celebrity-owned classics, high performance sports cars and sleek modern supercars, led by the top-selling, $2.75 million 1928 Bentley 4 ½ Litre Semi-Le Mans Tourer and the $2.365 million 1966 Ferrari 275 GTB Longose Alloy. Out of the 11 Ferraris offered during the auction, five Read More