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Auction Preview: Worldwide Monical Collection

ARLINGTON, Texas _ Worldwide Auctioneers’ 16th annual Texas auction will relocate from Houston to the Arlington Convention center in Dallas. The Texas Classic Auction is scheduled for Saturday April 22, running in conjunction with the no-reserve Monical Collection Auction on Friday, April 21. The event kicks off with the Monical Collection Auction, an eclectic...

2017 Mecum Kissimmee recap

Story and photos by Jeffrey Ross KISSIMMEE, Fla. – This year’s 2017 Mecum Kissimmee auction was a grueling 10-day event, so it’s OK if you missed some of the hundreds of exotic, classic and collectible vehicles that crossed the auction block. The world’s largest collector-car auction, held Jan. 6-15, at Osceola Heritage Park, achieved more...

President Trump 1988 Cadillac limo now offered for sale

One-of-two “Trump Cadillac” limousine now offered by UK seller A 1988 Cadillac stretch limousine formerly owned by President Donald Trump is now offered for sale on the Exchange and Mart website, according to British media service Newspress. “This is a unique vehicle that offers a rare opportunity for collectors and enthusiasts to buy a...

Ferrari headlines RM Sotheby’s Amelia Island sale

BLENHEIM, Ontario – RM Sotheby’s unveiled  he final highlight for its forthcoming Amelia Island sale: the exceptionally pure, matching-numbers 1950 Ferrari 166 MM Barchetta, chassis no. 0058 M. Offered from one of America’s leading car collections, the revered 166 MM rounds out a stellar lineup for RM’s two-day sale at the Amelia Island Ritz-Carlton, March...

Motostalgia to offer up 1950 Cisitalia-Abarth 204A at Amelia Island

AUSTIN, Texas _ Motostalgia Auctions announced its star entry for its March 11th annual Amelia Island auction: the 1950 Cisitalia-Abarth 204A raced by Tazio Nuvolari. Classiche certified with the highest grade of originality by Abarth Co. as the FIRST car registered by Carlo Abarth under Abarth Co. One of the LAST cars that Ferdinand Porsche...

Winter Autofest coming to Carlisle

  CARLISLE, Pa. _ Carlisle Auctions is expanding its auction events at Spring and Fall Carlisle. Instead of two-day auctions, new format offers a three-day auction at the Carlisle Expo Center on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.  Spring Carlisle runs April 19-23 at the Carlisle Fairgrounds and its auction offering, powered by Carlisle Auctions, takes...

Carlisle Events expands shows to three days in Pennsylvania

New Format at Spring and Fall Carlisle to Run Thursday–Saturday CARLISLE, PA – As part of this year’s schedule, the Carlisle Auction team is expanding its auction events at Spring and Fall Carlisle. Instead of two-day auctions running Thursday and Friday, the new format offers an auction at the Carlisle Expo Center on Thursday, Friday...

Mecum Kissimmee 2017 recap

KISSIMMEE, Fla. _ Mecum Kissimmee 2017, the world’s largest collector-car auction held Jan. 6-15, at Osceola Heritage Park in Kissimmee, Florida, achieved more than $86 million in total sales. Of the nearly 2,700 vehicles to cross the auction block throughout the 10-day auction, a total of 1,981 vehicles were sold, accounting for a 75-percent...

Worldwide Auctioneers Scottsdale 2017

  Mitchell Carlson & Roy Velander, reporting   Scottsdale, AZ – Joining the Arizona auction fray in January this year was Worldwide Auctions. Set up in a defunct auto dealership near downtown old Scottsdale, they were the second of the seven venues to sell cars during the week, conducting their sale on Wednesday evening...