2013 Boca Raton Concours to Auction off Four All-New Exotic Vehicles

The seventh annual Boca Raton Concours d’ Elegance presented by Mercedes-Benz USA and AutoNation, the nation’s fastest growing Concours, will auction four all-new exotic vehicles valued at over one million dollars during the Gala Dinner & Show live auction on February 23, 2013 at the Boca Raton Resort & Club in Boca Raton, FL.

Guests will have the opportunity to own some of the country’s very first all-new exotic vehicles delivered in America like the 2014 Audi R8 V10 Spyder Read More

Museo Ducati: The Ultimate Ducati Experience

This first-ever exhibition, spanning seven decades, will feature some of the world’s rarest Ducati motorcycles. This includes the 1974 750 Supersport and the 1993 Supermono. So be sure to visit MotoCorsa in the month of January as they transform into an amazing Ducati museum showcasing over 30 amazing examples of Bologna’s finest machines.

When
January 8th through 31st
Tuesday through Saturday
10 am – 6 pm

Where
2170 NW Wilson St.
Portland, OR Read More

Gooding & Company Counts Down to its Star-Studded 2013 Scottsdale Auction

The online catalogue is now available

Gooding & Company, the auction house acclaimed for selling the world’s most significant and valuable collector cars, is delighted to highlight three extraordinary pre-war automobiles for its Scottsdale Auctions on January 18 and 19: a 1935 Mercedes-Benz 500 K Cabriolet A, 1932 Alfa Romeo 6C1750 Series V Gran Sport and 1933 Duesenberg Model J Disappearing-Top Convertible Coupe.

“In our business, the stars of the show are the cars and we’re proud to present another Read More

Bonhams’ Scottsdale Auction to Include Diverse Popular Culture and Sporting Cars

Renowned for the variety of quality automobiles at its auctions, Bonhams will once again offer a diverse and unique selection of sporting cars and autos from popular culture at its second annual Scottsdale sale in January.

From the world of cinema and music come three vehicles with unique provenance.

First are two Lincolns used in the critically acclaimed film by Francis Ford Coppola, The Godfather: a 1941 Lincoln Custom Limousine that was shown in various scenes such as the wedding Read More

Dan Kruse Classics’ Houston Car Auction Breaks Previous Records During Autorama

Dan Kruse Classics has wrapped up a record breaking car auction in Houston on November 24. The one day sale featured 177 cars and was held in conjunction with the 53rd annual O’Reilly Auto Parts AutoRama event in the George R. Brown Convention Center. The top selling vehicle was a 1957 Jaguar XK140 Roadster, selling for 75,600, plus the buyer’s premium. Total sales hit $1.46 million with a 50 percent sales rate.

The event opened with standing room only as Read More

427 DragonSnake Cobra Coming to the Concours d’Elegance of Texas

Following the resounding success of the inaugural Concours d’Elegance of Texas last spring, organizers have announced special features and classes for its second annual event, scheduled for May 5, 2013 at the award winning La Torretta Lake Resort & Spa in Montgomery, Texas. The Concours is one of the highlights of The Houston Classic Weekend, which will run from May 3-6, also featuring Worldwide Auctioneers The Houston Classic Auction, now in its twelfth year. Weekend visitors can once again look Read More

RM Auctions Lifts the Gavel on the Distinguished Don Davis Collection

Fresh on the heels of its highly successful sale of John Staluppi’s Cars of Dreams Museum earlier this month, RM Auctions is delighted to announce the addition of the respected Don Davis Collection to its growing 2013 calendar of events.  Scheduled April 27 in Fort Worth, Texas, the single-day auction represents the second single-vendor sale confirmed for RM’s 2013 auction schedule, reaffirming the company’s reputation as the specialist for private and estate collection sales.

The Don Davis Collection is the Read More

Mecum 2012 Grand Finale In Kansas City Wraps Record-Breaking Year

Mecum Auctions’ most recent collector car auction in Kansas City, Mo., topped off a great year with an impressive $11.5 million in sales. The auction added to the incredible yearend total, which knocks at the door of the coveted $300 million mark. With 520 lots sold at the Kansas City Convention Center, a strong sell-through rate of 65 percent was reached.

Kansas City’s crowning achievement and top-sale was a 2012 Chevrolet COPO Camaro (Lot S135.1). This Read More

Discovered: An American Motorcycle Once Thought Extinct

Following the recent news of Bonhams’ consignment of the remarkably original 1902 Rambler Model B from the Indian Motorcycle Museum, Bonhams is pleased to once again announce another headlining addition to their third annual Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction.

Thought to be the sole surviving example of a marque lost to time is a recently discovered, complete and original, 1905 Leo Two-Cycle made by the L.A. Mitchell Manufacturing Company of Oakland, California.

This machine is historically significant for several reasons beyond Read More

Bonhams to Offer the Renowned Oldenburg Family Collection of Classic Automobiles

Bonhams is honored to have been chosen to represent the highly esteemed Oldenburg Family Automobile Collection at its second annual Scottsdale Auction in January.

The extensive collection of more than 30 cars from the prominent horse breeding family includes models from marques including Ferrari, Lamborghini, Shelby and Jaguar.

THE ITALIANS

Leading the impressive assembly are the Italian thoroughbreds, which include the most sought-after Lamborghini ever produced and no less than five different Ferraris.

The 1972 Lamborghini Miura SV is Read More