Leake Auction Company will sell a 1934 Bugatti Type 51 Grand Prix at their November 22 sale in Dallas, TX. The car was consigned from the John Ridings Lee collection and will be a part of Leake’s Platinum Series of cars.
People have had a fascination with the Bugatti brand since 1901. Only 40 Type 51’s were manufactured between 1931 and 1934, making this Bugatti extremely rare. Carrying chassis number 51153, the Bugatti was purchased by Mr. Lee Read More
The featured cars at RM’s Hershey sale this weekend include a 1930 Cadillac V16 Sport Phaeton by Fleetwood (pictured above, RM estimate: $375k-$450k), a 1915 Stanley Model 820 12-passenger Mountain Wagon ($200k-$250k), and a 1958 AC Ace-Bristol ($225k-$300k). View all the consignments here.
An AC-engined 1951 Frazer Nash known as “Toad” and a 1963 AC Greyhound will cross the block at Branson‘s Fall auction. The sale takes place October 17-18 at the Hilton-Branson Convention Center in Branson, MO. View an up-to-date list of the current consignments here.
The Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d’Elegance returns to South Carolina October 24-November 2. SCM Publisher Keith Martin will serve as a concours judge and participate in Friday’s Motoring Festival Driving Tour. View the full event details here. Get tickets here.
Barrett-Jackson rocked Las Vegas with another record-setting auction at the Mandalay Bay Event Center on September 25-26. During the three-day event, Barrett-Jackson hosted the largest number of consigned vehicles in the auction’s Las Vegas history with more than 700 vehicles and more than 339 collectible automobilia pieces crossing the block for more than $33m in sales.
“Our Las Vegas auction continues to grow in popularity as a world-class destination experience, offering a truly electric atmosphere only found in the Read More
Auctions America has announced its own online collector car auction. The sale is called Bid Anywhere and will launch Friday, November 21. A 1991 Ferrari Testarossa is among the offerings. Read more at www.auctionsamerica.com.
A 1989 Ferrari F40 once owned by Formula One star Nigel Mansell (estimated at $760k-$1m) headlines Bonhams’ Zoute Grand Prix sale on October 10. The sale will take place in the picturesque Belgian seaside resort of Knokke-Le-Zoute in conjunction with the Zoute Grand Prix Rally and Concours d’Elegance, October 9-13. Read more at www.bonhams.com.
The Rally on the Roof Car Show will take place Saturday, October 11 in downtown Houston at the Toyota Tundra Parking Garage. There is room for 200 cars on the open-air roof of the parking garage, which is located next to the Toyota Center. The purpose of the event is to introduce and serve as a fund raiser for a new non-profit organization which has been formed to create and build the Houston Automobile and Transportation Museum. This is an Read More
A 1907 American Underslung 50HP roadster (catalog estimate: $900k–$1.3m) will cross the block at Bonhams’ “Preserving the Automobile” sale, taking place October 6 in Philadelphia, PA. The focus of this annual sale is unrestored cars. View all the consignments here.
The Ironstone Concours d’Elegance will take place Saturday, September 27, in Murphys, CA.
This classic car and automobile show also features vintage trailers, motorcycles and wooden boats.
Honored marques include Stutz, Packard, Duesenberg, Pierce-Arrow, Bentley, Rolls-Royce and Jaguar. Special classes spotlight early Fords, sports cars, exotics, race cars, coachbuilt luxury marques, plus unrestored and original automobiles.
Admission is $20 per adult or $35 per family. Children under 14 are free.
For more information, visit www.ironstoneconcours.com.