The Elegance at Hershey and The Finest Automobile Auctions are teaming up for a no-reserve auction on June 11. Featured lots include a 1972 Nissan Fairlady ZG, 1 1949 Maserati A6 1500 coupe and a 1938 Mercedes-Benz 540K Norrmalm Cabriolet. Read more.
The lineup for Russo and Steele’s June 10-12 Newport Beach Auction is shaping up, and one of the headliners is a 1958 Cadillac Series 62 Eldorado Biarritz convertible. Other star cars are a 2006 Ford GT, a 1965 Porsche 356C Cabriolet and a 1988 Ferrari Testarossa.
The auction is at the Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort, 1131 Back Bay Drive, Newport Beach, CA, 92660. Read more.
A well-loved — and familiar to many Duesenberg fans — 1929 Duesenberg Model J by Murphy will find a new owner at RM Sotheby’s July 30 Motor City Auction at the Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth, MI.
Proceeds from the Duesenberg sale will benefit Hillsdale College, which is located in Hillsdale, MI. Read more.
Profiles in this issue:
- Etceterini – 1968 Lamborghini 400GT 2+2
- Race – 1977 Chevron B36
- Next Gen – 1989 Lamborghini Countach 25th Anniversary
- German – 1990 Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.6-16 Evolution Sports Saloon
- Ferrari – 1968 Ferrari 206 GT Dino
- English – 2000 Aston Martin Vantage V600 Le Mans Coupe
- American – 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Z06
- Affordable Classics – Hot or Not?
A 42-year-old Volkswagen Beetle with just 90 km (55 miles) on the clock will find its second owner during Silverstone’s May 28-29 auction in Denmark.
The car has been in a barn for almost 40 years, and it is a LHD car with a manual transmission. It is blue with a black interior. The original books, invoice and never-unwrapped tool kit come with the car.
“The VW Beetle is one of the most successful and loved cars worldwide, and Read More
The 1939 GM Futurliner Number 3 is the star of Motorsport Auction Group’s August 4-6 Hot August Nights Auction at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center.
GM sent the Futurliner around North America during the 1939 Parade of Progress. The Futurliner is 33 feet long, 8 feet wide and more than 11 feet tall.
Dave Kindig and his crew at Kindig-it Design restored the Futurliner in 2013-14. The project was seen on the “Bitchin Rides” television show. Read More.
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