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RM Sotheby’s brings a century of motor car history to Paris

RM Sotheby’s returns to Paris, February 3, 2016, for its third annual collector car sale during the world-famous Retromobile week. The evening auction is held at the historic Place Vauban and will feature a carefully curated selection of 61 of the finest motor cars from both pre- and post-war periods. From top-tier sports, racing...

1929 Duesenberg Model J Disappearing Top Torpedo Convertible Coupe (credit – Darin Schnabel © 2015 courtesy RM Sotheby’s)

RM Sotheby’s 2016 Arizona Biltmore Auction

RM Sotheby’s announced a spectacular series of final entries for its first event of the New Year— its 17th annual Arizona sale, January 28 – 29 at the Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa. The group is headlined by an exceptional 1937 Mercedes-Benz 540 K Special Roadster. One of the most prestigious and beautiful automobiles...

Chassis number CSX 3010, is the 10th chassis number of only 23 1965 Competition 427 Cobras built by Shelby. It will be among the cars for sale at RM Sothebys’ annual Phoenix sale Jan. 28-29.

2016 Scottsdale Auction Week lineup

RM Sothbeby’s annual Scottsdale sale will be held Jan. 28-29 at the Phoenix Biltmore Resort and Spa and features more than 125 motor cars, including American Classics, 1960s European touring cars and modern super cars. Leading the menu for the 17th annual sale is a 1965 Shelby 427 Competition Cobra, chassis no. CSX 3010,...

Three highlights from the collection will be on display at the company’s Scottsdale Auctions – the 1955 Porsche 550 Spyder, 1958 Porsche 356 A 1500 GS/GT Carrera Speedster and 1974 Porsche 911 Carrera 3.0 IROC RSR

Jerry Seinfeld collection to headline Amelia Island Auction

Gooding & Company announced a selection of consignments from The Jerry Seinfeld Collection to be sold at the Amelia Island Auction on March 11. A sampling of this collection will feature three historic Porsches at Gooding & Company’s annual Scottsdale Auctions beginning Jan. 27. “We are grateful and honored to be entrusted with these...

Atlantic City Auction

GPK Auctions acquires Earlywine team

  GPK Auctions is committed to growing The Atlantic City Auction with the acquisition of Team Earlywine. In December of 2015, family owned and operated GPK Auctions welcomed two new additions to the family business…Brent and Cody Earlywine. “The father and son team have been an important part of the automotive auction arena for over 35...

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Peach Auction Sales closes doors

Peach Auction Sales of Byron, Ga., has closed its doors. The auction company announced on its website:  “Thank you for you patronage & support to Peach Auction Sales. As of today, Jan 6, 2016 Peach Auction Sales has closed for business. ALL UPCOMING AUCTIONS HAVE BEEN CANCELLED!” Peach Auction Sales wants to apologize for...

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Evel Knievel bike up for sale at Bonhams Las Vegas auction

The 1976 Harley-Davidson XL 1000 was customized by Bud Ekins specifically for the Hollywood movie in which Knievel played himself fighting Mexican drug dealers. Owned by Warner Brothers, the motorcycle was purchased from the studio after filming by Los Angeles-area Harley dealer Dick Hutchins and has been displayed ever since.   It’s an incredible...

1956 Ferrari 290 MM by Scaglietti

RM Sotheby’s Driven by Disruption

RM Sotheby’s will round out its 2015 calendar on December 10, with its exclusive Driven by Disruption sale and exhibition at Sotheby’s Manhattan headquarters. The second iteration of the company’s groundbreaking New York auction, the upcoming sale features 31 creatively-styled motor cars and select memorabilia – an offering carefully curated to showcase the extremes of...

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Leake Auctions set no-reserve lineup for Dallas sale

Leake Auction Company has announced more than 100 vehicles will sell at no reserve on Sunday during their Dallas auction, November 20, 21, and 22. The auction will be held in Dallas Market Hall. The no-reserve collection covers a wide variety of vehicles such as nine Corvettes, eight Lincolns, seven Mercedes, five Mustangs and...

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Pre-War Italian and British Sports Cars at Bonhams

Race-documented Maserati with provenance from Fagioli and Nuvolari, plus Riley and Bentleys from the Willem van Huystee Collection to feature at the March 2016 sale in Florida Bonhams’ second annual auction will be held Thursday, March 10th at the Fernandina Beach Golf Club (conveniently located near the municipal airport) on Amelia Island in Florida. Bonhams...