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Bonham’s Monterey Car Week 2017 line-up

Bonhams’ 20th annual Monterey Car Week auction line-up 2017 SCHEDULE Event:  Bonhams Quail Lodge Auction – hosted in conjunction with The Quail Motorsports Gathering Venue:  Quail Lodge & Golf Club, Carmel Valley, California Location:  western lawns at corner of Rancho San Carlos Road and Valley Greens Drive Sale Day:  Friday, August 18, 10am Preview Days:  Wednesday-Thursday, August...

RM Sotheby’s offers up seven decades of Ferrari

BLENHEIM, ONTARIO – RM Sotheby’s announced an incredible lineup of recent entries for its single-marque Ferrari – Leggenda e Passione sale, set for September 9th in partnership with Ferrari. Held at the legendary marque’s factory in Maranello, Italy,  the auction celebrates Ferrari’s 70th anniversary year with automotive milestones across seven decades. Highlights among...

Worldwide Auctioneers Pacific Grove Auction August 17th

Auburn, IN. – One of the most famous and decorated Corvette L88 racers in history will go under the hammer at Worldwide Auctioneers Pacific Grove Auction on August 17th, and all set to drive the celebrated 1968 L88-Sunray-DX racecar across the block is ex Crew Chief Ronnie Watson, one of the last surviving original members...

Impressive car collection up for sale ‘Down Under’

The Late Clem Smith OAM was the owner and promotor of the Mallala Motorsport Park since the late 1970s. His services to Motorsport were recognized with the Order of Australia Medal (OAM) and the Australian Sports Medal. This doyen of South Australian motorsport created a fascinating collection of muscle cars and tourers...

Fall Carlisle 2017

  CARLISLE, PA – Fall Carlisle is a five-day swap meet at the Carlisle PA Fairgrounds that also includes a car corral and in conjunction with Carlisle Auctions, a three-day collector and classic car auction at the neighboring Carlisle Expo Center. This event is massive, so big in fact that nearly every...

1955 Cadillac Die Valkyrie offered at Worldwide Auction Auburn

Concept car designed by Brooks Stevens body by Spohn of Germany. AUBURN, Ind.(Newswire.com) – Bortz Auto Collection is offering the 1955 Cadillac die Valkyrie concept car at Worldwide Auctioneers, Auburn, Indiana on Saturday, September 2, 2017. The 1955 Cadillac concept car by Brooks Stevens is a one off car (one of two known...

Mecum Denver in review

WALWORTH, Wis. – Mecum Auctions took the collector-car auction action to the Mile High City July 20-22 with 591 vehicles on offer at the Denver Convention Center. In just two days, 411 vehicles hammered sold for a 70-percent sell-through rate and an overall sales total of $11.4 million. The eclectic mix of...

Ron Hackenberger collection auction recap

By Tom Cox The Ron Hackenberger collection auction took place July 14-16 in Norwalk, Ohio. Its not uncommon for Yvette VanDerBrink to conduct some unusually large auctions brimming with everything from show to parts cars, but the recent sale of the Ron Hackenberger collection in Norwalk, Ohio was one for the...

The debut of the Saratoga Auto Auction

SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY – The Saratoga Auto Auction, presented by the Saratoga Auto Museum, announced a world-class classic car auction taking place on September 22 and 23rd, 2017. Up for bid will be 200 unique and vintage autos, classic boats and motorcycles, all scheduled to be auctioned from the stage at the Saratoga...