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Two Jags looking for a new home

The H&H Classics sale at the Imperial War Museum Duxford on October 12th features an E-Type barnfind set to return to life. The car is offered from a deceased estate. The late owner bought it in 1970 for his wife and since the mid 70’s it has unused in storage. The car is offered with its original...

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Illinois yard closing with auction

  DANVERS, Ill. – After 55 years in business, Gus Miller is looking forward to a well-earned retirement. Miller’s The Old Salvage Yard has been in business for over 55 years and is one of the few dwindling breed of vintage iron salvage yards left that have not faced their demise due to urban encroachment...

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The McAvoy Collection Auction

By Yvette Vanderbrink One thing great about the country we live in is that America gives us the freedom to do anything that we want to do. Kerry McAvoy, is no exception. This southern gentleman started from humble beginnings in Wilks County, Georgia. His dad farmed and owned a sawmill where Kerry helped his...

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Road Art collection coming to southeast Wisconsin

Mecum Auctions to offer 1,200 lots from the finest single collection of investment-grade Road Art collectibles known Walworth, WI – More than 1,200 of the finest collectible Road Art items ever offered at public auction will come together this Oct. 20-22 in Walworth, Wis., as Mecum Auctions hosts The Road Art Collection Auction at...

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Henry Kissinger’s Lincoln Continental Limousine up for sale

Rare Offering of Diplomat and Nobel Peace Prize Recipient Personal Limo at no Reserve Austin, Texas –  Dan Kruse Classics, one of the world’s premier boutique collector car auction houses, has announced the opportunity to bid on Henry Kissinger’s personal Lincoln Continental Limousine at the 42nd Annual Hill Country Classic in Austin, Texas on...

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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...