Exceptional Roster of Porsche Race Cars Join the Starting Grid for RM’s Monterey Sale

RM Auctions, the world’s largest collector car auction house for investment-quality automobiles, has announced more star consignments for its highly anticipated Monterey sale, August 17–18, in California, this time a remarkable group of Porsches. Comprising twelve examples in total and spanning 48 years of production, the offering is headlined by an exceptional group of racing greats from the sixties, seventies, and eighties. Continuing RM’s commitment to present the world’s finest automobiles, each represents the ultimate in design, engineering, and performance Read More

Reserves From H.S.H The Prince of Monaco’s Collection of Cars

Artcurial Motorcars is honored to invite you to the auction sale of the reserves from H.S.H The Prince of Monaco’s collection of cars, Thursday, July 26, 2012. This is a unique opportunity to acquire a motor car from this prestigious collection.

Every car in the sale will be offered with Monégasque papers in H.S.H the Prince of Monaco’s name and without reserve price.

Browse the catalogue online.

Public Viewing – Les Terrasses de Read More

Gooding & Company Announces the Distinguished Sherman M. Wolf Ferrari Collection for its Pebble Beach Auctions

Gooding & Company, the acclaimed auction house celebrated for selling the world’s most significant and valuable collector cars, is proud to announce that it will present the extraordinary Ferrari collection of Sherman M. Wolf at its Pebble Beach Auctions on August 18 & 19. The renowned Sherman M. Wolf Collection is comprised of a rare, alloy-bodied 1960 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spider Competizione, a 1953 Ferrari 340 MM Spider, a 1957 Ferrari 500 TRC and a 1985 Ferrari 288 Read More

Inaugural Pinehurst Concours d’Elegance to Take Place in May 2013

For more than 100 years, Pinehurst has crowned champions in some of the most prestigious events in the world.  The U.S. Open Championship.  The PGA Championship.  The Ryder Cup.  Now a new champion will be named on the storied links, this time for “Best in Show” for automobiles at the Pinehurst Concours d’Elegance on Sunday, May 5, 2013.

The Pinehurst Concours d’Elegance will combine the world-class amenities of Pinehurst Resort, special experiences for all attendees, some of the Read More

Gooding & Company and McLaren Automotive to Unveil the 2013 McLaren 12C Spider at Pebble Beach

Gooding & Company, in association with the world-renowned Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, will host the global unveiling of the 2013 McLaren 12C Spider at its exclusive VIP preview reception on Friday, August 17, preceding Gooding & Company’s prestigious Pebble Beach Auctions on August 18 and 19.

“Following the success of the 2012 12C North American debut at our Pebble Beach VIP preview reception in 2010, we are honored to work with McLaren Automotive once again Read More

Nearly a Century of Automobile History to be Offered in Unique Aalholm Collection Sale

Collectors from around the world are excitedly requesting catalogues to see in detail some of the diverse and highly-prized lots that will go under the hammer during RM Auctions highly anticipated Aalholm “without reserve” auction, 12 August in Southern Denmark.

Representing nearly a century of automobile manufacturing supplemented by some fascinating lots, including a Wright Brothers Replica Plane, a 1890s Danish Royal Train Carriage and a rare, highly-prized toy train set, the single-day sale of the Aalholm Automobil Museum is Read More

Sixth Annual Art of the Car Concours becomes a True National Midwest Event

The Sixth Annual Art of the Car Concours®, which took place June 24 on the campus of the Kansas City Art Institute, showcased 212 vehicles from 65 cities in 12 states, including a number of rare vehicles: a Talbot-Lago, Stutz M Lancefield Coupe, Peugeot 402 Darl’mat Roadster, Rolls Royce Silver Ghost and six Duesenbergs, to mention only a few of the standouts in a field of high-caliber entries. The presenting sponsors were the Mercedes-Benz Dealers, Mercedes-Benz of Kansas City and Read More

$10.6m at Artcurial Le Mans Classic

The second Artcurial Motorcars sale at Le Mans Classic :

Star of the sale, the 1966 Ferrari 275 GTC sold for $1,906,261

Auctioneer Maître Hervé Poulain, and Matthieu Lamoure, managing director of Artcurial Motorcars commented: 

Following our first $8.6-million sale at Le Mans Classic in 2010, the 2012 Artcurial Motorcars sale realised just over $11-million, a substantial increase. The sale rate of over 80%, the production of two catalogues, a world-wide marketing campaign with many cars selling to foreign Read More

Ex-Sir Stirling Moss 1966 Shelby GT350 Race Car Slated for Worldwide’s The Auburn Auction

Many of the world’s most important motorcars have changed hands in Auburn, Indiana, over the years and Worldwide looks set to continue the tradition this Labor Day Weekend. Visitors to the fifth annual, The Auburn Auction, can anticipate the usual spectacular selection of significant pre and post-war American classics, while the ex-Sir Stirling Moss 1966 Shelby GT350 Race Car is just one of an exciting line up of rare and exotic sports and race cars also slated to go under Read More

The Columbia River Concours is Almost Here

The Columbia River Concours d’Elegance & Car Show will be held at historic Officer’s Row at Vancouver Barracks in Vancouver, Washington. There’s a website with lots more info, but we’d like to emphasize a few important points:

It is free to enter your special pre-1975 car. The cars are the main attraction, and there’s no charge to enter yours.

The setting is magnificent and historic, and it is also near the Pearson Air Museum. Entered cars park on the Read More