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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...

Silverstone Auctions holds Porsche sale in UK

More than £2.5 million ($3,289,500) changed hands in just three hours at the annual Porsche Sale organized by Silverstone Auctions in association with Porsche Club GB at Silverstone Circuit, Northamptonshire, UK on October 21st. In a packed sale room swelled by over 300 Porsche Club GB members, the Silverstone Auctions team achieved...

Iconic iron headlines 1st Mecum Vegas lineup

Mecum Auctions will produce its first-ever Las Vegas collector-car auction on Nov. 16-18 at the Las Vegas Convention Center featuring an estimated 1,000 American muscle cars, classics, Corvettes, Hot Rods, Resto Mods and more to cross the auction block.   Among the headline lots is a well-documented 1965 Shelby 289 Cobra Roadster (Lot S105.1) that...

Auctions America now integrated into RM Sotheby’s

BLENHEIM, Ontario – RM Sotheby’s, the world’s largest collector car auction house for investment-quality automobiles, announces that effective immediately, its Auctions America subsidiary and all of the company’s auction events will be fully integrated into the RM Sotheby’s Group of Companies. Going forward, Auctions America will no longer operate as an independent...

Mecum to sell Excelsior-Henderson brand at Las Vegas auction

Walworth, Wis. – A unique offering by Mecum Auctions will take place in Las Vegas on Jan. 27, 2018, at the South Point Hotel & Casino. The iconic Excelsior-Henderson motorcycle brand and all its intellectual property will be auctioned at the 27th annual Mecum Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction, which will span Jan. 23-27 and...