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1955 Jaguar D-Type tops RM Sotheby’s sale

MONTEREY, Calif. _ RM Sotheby’s Monterey sale was led by a 1955 Jaguar D-Type, chassis no. XKD 501, which sold for $21,780,000. According to RM Sotheby’s, the figure was the highest price ever achieved for a British automobile at auction. The 1956 Le Mans-winning D-Type was the subject of a 15-minute bidding contest between four collectors...

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Historics at Brooklands offers up array of classics

OMAHA, Neb. _ Proxibid will provide online bidding for Historics at Brooklands Summer Classic Car Auction, taking place Saturday, Aug. 20 n Weybridge, Surrey, UK. Online bidding is already available by visiting Proxibid. In the Summer Classic Car Auction, buyers will find more than 130 lots of celebrity rides, rare classic cars, as well as...

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Monterey Car Week Russo and Steele

Scottsdale, Arizona – Once again for 2016, Russo and Steele Collector Automobile Auctions is presenting a diverse selection of collector automobiles during this year’s installment of Monterey California’s world renowned collector car week. As a central component of car week’s festivities going back 16 years, Russo and Steele’s action packed event has become one that those...

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Bonhams to feature Supercars at Quail Lodge Auction

Multiple, rare examples of Europe’s finest supercars spanning four decades grace one of the most anticipated auctions of the year San Francisco – In the world of sports and racing cars few models stir the imagination like those of the supercar category. And this year Bonhams will offer for sale several of the finest...

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1939 General Motors Futureliner Bus Crosses the Block

 Omaha, NE — Proxibid has been selected by Motorsports Auction Group as the exclusive provider of live online bidding for its Hot August Nights collector car auction taking place August 4-6 in Reno, which features a rare 1939 General Motors Futureliner Bus. Bidders can view the catalog and place bids by visiting Proxibid. The most anticipated...

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R.M. Sotheby’s to offer rare Alfa 2.9

NEW YORK _ A rare 1939 Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Lungo Touring Spider —  pre-war equivalent to the Ferrari 250 GTO — is the latest high-profile car to be announced for RM Sotheby’s upcoming Monterey sale, Aug. 19–20 during Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance week. One of five cars on offer from the Sam and...

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Trio of special pre-war cars at Bonhams Quail Lodge Sale

San Francisco – Bonhams is world-renowned for its diversity of offerings and this year’s Quail Lodge Auction during the Pebble Beach Car Week will be no different. With a stellar line-up of automobiles spanning more than a century, there are three sporting cars that demand particular attention. While each is very distinct and special in...

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1981 FJ43 Land Cruiser – Copperstate Overland Edition

  The FJ Company – Copperstate Overland Edition Every year in October, the Copperstate Overland brings together vintage 4×4 enthusiasts for a four-day rally through the beautiful landscapes of Arizona. This event, run by the same organizers of the famous Copperstate 1000, had its first run in 2015 and The FJ Company were proud...