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Ferrari headlines the RM Sotheby’s Los Angeles sale Dec. 8

  LOS ANGELES, California  – RM Sotheby’s announced the addition of a 1956 Ferrari 290 MM with significant motorsport pedigree ahead of The Petersen Automotive Museum Auction on December 8th. Campaigned by Scuderia Ferrari for the 1956 and 1957 seasons, the fully matching-numbers, Ferrari Classiche-certified racer was piloted by an amazing assortment of factory...

Diverse offerings made for exciting results at Bonhams’ Simeone Automobile Museum auction

Philadelphia – A pleasant atmosphere of enthusiastic connoisseurs and incredible automobiles permeated the annual auction at the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum in Pennsylvania on October 8th. With cars spanning the 20th century, from early American makes to mid-century European brands to modern collectibles, the unique sale offered something for every budget and taste. Diverse...

Carlisle Auctions offers up affordable classics at Fall Carlisle

CARLISLE, PA – Fall is officially upon us; Fall Carlisle is right around the corner! The annual fall event takes place from October 3-7 at the Carlisle PA Fairgrounds and hosts 100,000 guests from around the world. They come to central PA for many reasons, including the rapidly growing three-day auction powered by Carlisle...

Marilyn Monroe’s 1956 Ford Thunderbird heads to auction

Julien’s Auctions’ Los Angeles on Saturday, November 17, 2018   Los Angeles, California – The 1956 Ford Thunderbird, owned by Marilyn Monroe from 1955 to 1962,  will be sold by Julien’s Auctions as part of their annual event “ICONS & IDOLS: HOLLYWOOD” to take place on November 17, 2018 live in Los Angeles and online at juliensauctions.com. It...

Paul Newman, Steve McQueen, Peter Fonda & Dennis Hopper Motorcycles up for auction

Celebrity motorcycles and historical gems gather for inaugural October sale at Barber Motorsports Museum Los Angeles – Following the recent announcement of Steve McQueen’s Husqvarna motorcycle from the film On Any Sunday, Bonhams auctioneers announced the consignment of motorcycles ridden or owned by Paul Newman, Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper and other celebrities. As with McQueen’s...

American classics lead the way at RM Auctions’ Hershey sale

  BLENHEIM, Ontario  – RM Auctions has released the complete catalogue for the company’s 12th annual Hershey sale, set for October 11-12 at Hershey Lodge in Pennsylvania during the Antique Automobile Club of America’s renowned Eastern Division Fall Meet. An established venue for the successful sale of Veteran, Brass, and Classic Era motor...

Burt Reynolds personally owned cars at Las Vegas auction September 29

LAS VEGAS, /PRNewswire/ — The very last cars personally owned, titled and registered to Burt Reynolds will go on auction Sat., Sept. 29, 2018, hosted by Barrett-Jackson at the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas. The Reynolds vehicle auction will be the cap to a three-day Barrett-Jackson event. Celebrities, friends and family members will be on the auction stage to celebrate...

RM Auctions’ Hershey sale to feature Packards and private collections

  BLENHEIM, Ontario – RM Auctions announced highlights for the company’s 12th annual Hershey sale, set for October 11-12 at Hershey Lodge in Pennsylvania. Each October, all roads lead to Hershey, where RM Auctions will again present an exceptional array of American Veteran, Brass, Classic, and post-war automobiles during the Antique Automobile Club...

Worldwide’s 11th Annual Auburn Auction in review

  Auburn, Indiana. – Worldwide Auctioneers’ 11th annual Labor Day Weekend sale, The Auburn Auction, delivered a 99% sell through rate on Saturday September 1st in the historic setting of The National Auto & Truck Museum’s L29 Cord Building, within the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Museum complex. The auction was once again an...