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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...

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RM Sotheby’s Motor City Sale includes Duesenberg Model J

PLYMOUTH, Mich. _ RM Sotheby’s will kick-start its summer auction season with the offering of one of the most significant American motor cars of the Classic Era, a 1929 Duesenberg Model J “Disappearing Top” convertible coupe by Murphy, at its annual Motor City sale, July 30 in Plymouth, Mich. The car will be sold to...

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Iconic machines lined up for Mecum Monterey

Mecum’s annual Monterey Auction will be headlined by a spectacular array of supercars and sports cars from makers such as Ferrari, Porsche, Lamborghini, McLaren, Ford, Bugatti and Aston Martin. Classics from such renowned automotive marques as Duesenberg, Packard and Peugeot will also highlight the sale, while a select array of superbly turned out racing...

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Iowa Gas Swap Meet and Auction 2016

The 30th Annual Iowa Gas Swap Meet and Auction will be held August 3, 4, and 5 at the Airport Holiday Inn, 6111 Fleur Drive in Des Moines. A format change this year has the 500 item Iowa Gas Auction, conducted by Rich Penn Auctions, leading off the event at 11:00 AM Wednesday. Vendor...

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RM to offer vehicles from Riverside Museum

CULVER CITY, Calif. _ The RM group of companies, incorporating RM Sotheby’s and Auctions America, will sell a select automobiles from the Riverside International Automotive Museum (RIAM) at a pair of auctions this summer.The group of 49 vehicles offered from the So-Cal museum collection will be divided between Auctions America’s upcoming Santa Monica sale,...

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1939 Futurliner No. 3 up for sale

A one-of-a-kind 1939 Futurliner No. 3 Power for the Air Age set to headline the 2016 auction held by Reno-based Motorsport Auction Group (MAG) at the 30th anniversary of Hot August Nights (HAN). One of only 12 Futurliners ever manufactured and nine known to exist, the Futurliner No. 3 displays an Allison J-35 jet...