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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A 1957 Cadillac Eldorado Biarritz will cross the block with no reserve at Leake’s June 10-12 Tulsa Auction at the River Spirit Expo in Tulsa, OK.
The car has a rebuilt 365-ci V8 engine, factory a/c, power windows and convertible top.
“Cadillacs were definitely a status symbol during the 50s,” said Richard Sevenoaks, president of Leake Auction Company. “The 1957 Eldorado Biarritz is the epitome of classic Detroit iron. I have always been intrigued by the fin design of Read More
Max Girardo, former managing director of RM Sotheby’s Europe — and well-known auctioneer at most RM Sotheby’s auctions — has opened Girardo & Co., a London-based classic car brokerage.
Girardo spent 10 years with RM and also worked at Bonhams.
For more information, visit www.girardo.com