Final Star Car Roundup — Arizona Auction Week Has Arrived!

Arizona Car Week has arrived, and so has our final roundup of star cars:

A 1955 Alfa Romeo 1900C SS Coupe Speciale (pictured) will sell without reserve at Gooding & Company in Scottsdale. The two-day sale runs January 29–30. View all the consignments here.

RM Sotheby’s expects a 1937 Mercedes-Benz 540K Special Roadster by Sindelfingen will sell for $10m–$13m at their Phoenix sale, January 28–29. View all the consignments here. Read the digital catalog here.

Barrett-Jackon’s Scottsdale sale runs January Read More

Breaking News: Jerry Seinfeld Collection Selling at Gooding & Co. Amelia

Gooding & Company will offer a selection of cars from the Jerry Seinfeld Collection at their Amelia Island auction on March 11. Arizona auctiongoers can view a preview sampling of three historic Porsches from the collection at Gooding’s Scottsdale sale, taking place January 29–30.

“We are grateful and honored to be entrusted with these superb examples from the collection of Jerry Seinfeld. These cars epitomize the highest of quality and pedigree,” states David Gooding, President of Gooding & Company. Read More

1957 Ferrari 335 Sport Scaglietti May Fetch $34m at Artcurial Paris

Artcurial expects the ex-Bardinon 1957 Ferrari 335 Sport Scaglietti (chassis 0674) to sell for $30m–$34m when it comes to market in Paris on February 5. The car has significant U.S. racing history.

Gaston Andrey raced 0674 more than any other driver. Andrey’s son Rogér has provided period photographs of his father in the car, featured in the gallery below. During the 1958 season, Andrey won the Road America 500 in this car driving for NART, and placed 2nd at Thompson Speedway, Read More

Star Sports Cars at Russo and Steele Scottsdale

Russo and Steele returns to Scottsdale for its 16th season with a strong selection of collector cars. The auction runs January 27–31. Here is a roundup of notable sports cars from the Russo and Steele docket:

1990 Lamborghini Countach

This iconic Lamborghini Countach was one of only a handful produced in 1990. It is finished in the desirable color combination of red over black. The odometer shows just over 29,000 kilometers from new.

1957 Porsche 356 Speedster

Restored to an exceedingly high standard in the factory-specified color combination, this 1957 Read More

The ACC Insider’s Seminar at Barrett-Jackson

Jim Pickering, Colin Comer, Ken Lingenfelter and John L. Stein will discuss hot future collectibles in the American collector car market at the 2016 ACC Insider’s Seminar at Barrett-Jackson. The seminar runs 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Wednesday, January 27, inside the Equidome, by the Gas Monkey Garage & Patio. There is no charge to attend the seminar, although a Barrett-Jackson ticket is required to enter the grounds.

The 2016 Arizona Concours d’Elegance

Sports Car Market Publisher Keith Martin and Editor at Large Donald Osborne return to the Arizona Concours d’Elegance as co-emcees on January 24. The Concours takes place on the grounds of the Arizona Biltmore and is the kickoff to Arizona Car Week.

Saturday morning, January 23, the Phoenix Automotive Press Association holds their annual auction week preview at the Biltmore. At noon, veteran racers pay tribute to the Indy 500 with a drivers’ roundtable. J Mays, former head of Global Design for Ford Motor Read More

Arizona Car Week: More Stars to Watch

Arizona Car Week is now less than a month away. Here is a quick look at some of the top star cars:

Featured lots at RM Sotheby’s include a 1959 Maserati 3500 GT Spyder Prototype by Vignale (pictured). The sale runs January 28–29 in Phoenix. View all the consignments here.

Gooding & Company predicts a 1985 Ferrari 288 GTO will bring $2m–$2.4m when it crosses the block in Scottsdale. The two-day sale runs January 29–30. View all the consignments Read More

Where to Find Us in Arizona

Sports Car Market will be everywhere during Arizona Car Week. If you see someone with an SCM name tag, be sure to introduce yourself.

Stop by our booth inside the Gooding & Company auction tent for special pricing on subscriptions and renewals.

The ACC Insider’s Seminar at Barrett-Jackson takes place Wednesday, January 27 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Admission is free. The panelists are noted collector Ken Lingenfelter, ACC Editor at Large Colin Comer, ACC contributor John L. Read More

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