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Worldwide’s Scottsdale Auction to offer up Indy 500 racecars

Auburn, IN –  Worldwide Auctioneers has confirmed that two renowned Indianapolis 500 Racecars will join the grid for its annual Scottsdale Auction at the start of Arizona Car Week on Wednesday, January 17th. Offered for sale is “Smokey” Yunick’s first Indy 500 entry, a 1957 Kurtis Kraft 500G Indianapolis 500 Roadster, a...

Carlisle Auctions wraps up 2017 season in Florida

  CARLISLE, PA – With 2017’s Fall Florida AutoFest Nov. 11-12 event in Lakeland over, it signals the end, not only to the Carlisle Events season, but the Carlisle Auctions season too. For Carlisle Events, Fall AutoFest was the final event of 12, spanning two states and three cities, while Carlisle Auctions...

Bonham’s sells Bothwell Collection

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif. _ Bonhams auctioned the automotive collection of Lindley and Ann Bothwell Nov. 11, finding new homes for a rare group of racing automobiles, an assortment of Brass Era touring cars, horse-drawn street cars, and one of the best collections of early model trains in the world..   The...

Russo & Steele plans Scottsdale return

Scottsdale, Ariz.  _ Russo and Steele Collector Automobile Auctions returns to Scottsdale, Ariz. Jan. 17-21 at the Salt River Fields at Talking Stick. The annual auction will feature an “auction in the round” format with five days and more than 800 cars crossing the block. A fresh new event layout is on all...

The Concours d’Elegance of Texas’ 7th annual event schedule

Vintage Motoring and Luxury Lifestyle Event to be held April 20-22, 2018 in the Arlington Entertainment District Arlington, TX – The Concours d’Elegance of Texas is one of the largest vintage motoring and luxury lifestyle events in the state, a world-class gathering of collector cars and vintage motorcycles in a park setting....

Tom Mack Auctions’ ‘Old Car Heaven’ Sale Dec. 2

Tom Mack Auctions will hold a court-ordered no-reserve auction on Saturday, Dec. 2., with 80 collector cars. The sale features the contents of the Old Car Heaven museum near downtown Birmingham, Ala.. Bidding will start at 11 a.m. The sale will include, but is not limited to: Five Packards 1916-1940 Eight Chrysler Letter-Series...

Saratoga Auction funds distracted driving program

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. _ The first Saratoga Auto Auction, held Sept. 22-23 and organized by the Saratoga Automobile Museum, raised more than $150,000 to support the museum’s distracted driving, education and exhibit programs. “The proceeds raised at the auction will help make our roads safer,” said Jim Letts, executive director of...

Bothwell Collection highlights Bonham’s sale

LOS ANGELES _ The highly acclaimed Bothwell Collection of southern California will be auctioned on Nov. 11 at the family ranch near Los Angeles by Bonhams. Among the marquee lots will be a 1914 Peugeot L45 Grand Prix Racer, 1908 Benz ‘Prinz Heinrich’ Raceabout and 1908 Mercedes-Simplex Raceabout. The collection, which was once considered the...

Leake sale to feature Rolland Collection

NEWBURY PARK,Calif. _ Leake Auction Company and Heritage Auctions  will present The Rolland Collection, a selection of 24 unique and custom exotics and racing cars at a special sale Dec. 9 in the Rolland Racing Museum in Newbury Park, California. The Rolland Collection is home to a variety of collectible automobiles including Indianapolis race cars,...

Leake Auctions offering up Cadillacs in Dallas

Leake Auction Company will offer 12 Cadillacs without reserve during it fall auction in Dallas Market Hall, Nov. 17-19. The collection features a variety of Cadillacs including Eldorados and Series 62s. One of the more notable Cadillacs in the collection is the 1948 Cadillac Series 61 sedanette fastback. It is one of 3,521 produced. After...