Arizona Star Car Roundup

Some very important cars are coming to market in January. Here is a quick roundup of notable consignments for Arizona Car Week:

Gooding & Company predicts a 1960 Ferrari 166 MM/195 S (pictured) will bring $5.75m–$6.4m when it crosses the block in Scottsdale. The two-day sale runs January 29–30. View all the consignments here.

Featured lots at RM Sotheby’s include a 1988 Porsche 959 “Komfort.” The sale runs January 28–29 in Phoenix. View all the consignments Read More

Don’t Miss the Annual SCM Rétromobile Reception

Join SCMer Ed Fallon of Cave Creek Classics for the annual SCM Rétromobile Reception. The reception will take place Wednesday, February 3, at 4:30 p.m. We’ll enjoy wine and refreshments at the Café Le Jambon à la Broche, located at the back of Exposition Hall A at Rétromobile. The reception will end at 6:00 p.m., an hour before the RM Sotheby’s auction. There will be shuttles from Rétromobile to Les Invalides, where the RM Sotheby’s auction takes place.

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Ferraris and Lambos Lead Early Arizona Offerings at Russo and Steele

Russo and Steele‘s Scottsdale auction takes place January 27–31. Over the event’s five action-packed days, Russo and Steele will feature a strong selection of European sports cars, American muscle, hot rods and customs. Featured early consignments include the following:

1966 Lamborghini 350GT

This outstanding early-production 350GT (pictured) has received multiple Best in Class awards at demanding concours. A comprehensive restoration portfolio details the work performed. Noted authority Mr. Bob Wallace attended to the mechanicals, brightwork was by Christensen Plating and Dubuque Trim restored Read More

Historic Tony Shooshani Ferrari Collection Will Sell at Gooding & Co. Scottsdale

Gooding & Company has consigned an array of Ferraris from renowned Beverly Hills collector Tony Shooshani for their Scottsdale auction, taking place January 29–30. From the legendary 250 GTs of the 1960s to the track-bred supercars of the 1990s and 2000s, this collection showcases the evolution in form, function, and performance engineering from Ferrari.

Read the full press release here.

Going To The Sun Rally Announces Dates and Route

Going To The Sun Rally, the Montana-based vintage car rally, hosts its 12th annual event September 6–11, 2016. The five-day drive will start and finish in Whitefish, MT, and travel more than 1,200 miles through Idaho and British Columbia. The rally will visit the B.C. towns of Revelstoke and Nelson, and spend two nights in the stunning Okanagan Valley wine region, often referred to as “The Napa of the North.”

The deadline for submitting applications is January 31, 2016. Learn more Read More

Keno Brothers’ Inaugural “Rolling Sculpture” Auction Brings $8.3m

Sales totaled $8.3m at the Keno Brothers’ debut classic car auction on November 18 in New York City. Out of 40 lots offered, a 1968 Bizzarrini Strada 5300 earned top money at $1,010,800. Rounding out the top five were a 1969 Lamborghini Miura P400 S at $974,400, a 1965 Aston Martin DB5 at $950,000, a 1968 Toyota 2000GT at $683,200 and a 1999 Lamborghini Diablo GT at $616,000. View all the sold prices here.

Sports Car Market Publisher Keith Martin attended the sale Read More

Preservation Class 1955 Ferrari 500 Mondial at RM Sotheby’s New York

This 1955 Ferrari 500 Mondial retains its original chassis, engine, coachwork, paint and interior. It is Ferrari Classiche certified, and the engine was recently rebuilt. RM Sotheby’s estimates the car will bring $5m–$7m when it comes to market on December 10 in New York City.

View all the consignments here. View the digital catalog here.