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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...

Saratoga Automobile Museum adds to Lost Speedway program

Saratoga Springs, NY – The lineup for the Saratoga Automobile Museum’s annual Lost Speedways program got even better this week with the addition of noted sports car owner Rob Dyson, who will journey from his Poughkeepsie, NY home to discuss the IMSA championship winning LMP675 Prototype he recently donated to the...

Automobile Driving Museum plans Shop Talks

The Kaleidoscope of American Automotive Evolution  The Automobile Driving Museum in El Segundo, Calif., will hold a Shop Talks lecture series with Jim Crabtree, a noted professional car historian, and Phil Skinner, editor of Kelly Blue Book and frequent Old Cars Weekly contributor. The interactive lecture series that will showcase the...

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...

Milestone to auction Charlie Schalebaum Legacy Collection

  WILLOUGHBY, Ohio – On Saturday, October 14, Milestone Auctions of Willoughby (suburban Cleveland), Ohio, will transform its premises into a motorhead’s dreamscape, as it presents the Charlie Schalebaum Legacy Collection of fine automobiles, automotive art, and antiques. The nearly 500-lot auction – with highlights that include two Rolls-Royces and three...

RM Sotheby’s and Schumacher’s F2001 celebrate Ferrari’s 70th

  NEW YORK – RM Sotheby’s announced its partnership with Ferrari in hosting the legendary marque’s 70th Anniversary celebrations in New York City, October 7-8. Capping off a worldwide celebration in over 60 countries, the Columbus Day weekend event will invite fans, clients and collectors alike to explore displays of the most...

$1-Million Rolls-Royce tops Bonhams’ Simeone Museum Auction

Philadelphia –  Bonhams’ classic motorcar auction in Philadelphia, PA on October 2nd exceeded expectations. Hosted at the prestigious, award-winning Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum, the annual event surpassed estimates for multiple lots, saw automobilia 100% sold, and achieved an impressive 86% sell-through rate for automobiles. The rare, restored 1913 Rolls-Royce “London-to-Edinburgh” Silver Ghost sold...

Fall Carlisle in the rear view

CARLISLE, PA – Fall Carlisle helped wrap the 2017 Carlisle, Pennsylvania based schedule for Carlisle Events and did so in a unique way; with nice weather every single day!   8,100 vending spaces hosted millions of automotive pieces and parts via thousands of vendors, while the car corral carried automotive history spanning...