bonhams

Bonhams offering up cars from Carroll Shelby’s estate

  New York – Bonhams announced that it has been selected by the estate of Carroll Shelby to offer for sale cars from the personal collection of the late racer and designer. Two dozen automobiles owned by the automotive legend will be auctioned with no reserve at the Greenwich Concours d’Elegance in...

Bonhams Amelia Island Auction results

Amelia Island, Florida –  With healthy crowds of collector car enthusiasts in attendance, Bonhams fourth annual Amelia Island Auction saw an impressive sales total of nearly $13.5-million and a strong 87% sell-through rate. Held at the convenient and easily accessible Fernandina Beach Golf Club, the classic motorcar auction – scheduled to...

Bonhams offering a trio of Zephyrs at Amelia Island auction

New York – For its celebrated annual auction at Amelia Island, Florida, Bonhams has announced the consignment of a trio of Lincoln Zephyr Coupes from a single collection. With one each from 1939, 1940 and 1942, all three 12-cylinder coupes have been expertly restored to period correct, concours condition and perform and...

European sports cars led the way at Bonham’s Scottsdale Auction

Scottsdale, Ariz. – Bonhams hosted it’s seventh annual collectors’ car auction during the Scottsdale Car Week. Large crowds turned out for another successful sale that saw a total of $25.2-million with an 87% sell-through rate. Leading the sale were sports and sports-racing cars from Europe. The star of the day was the...

Bonham’s sells Bothwell Collection

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif. _ Bonhams auctioned the automotive collection of Lindley and Ann Bothwell Nov. 11, finding new homes for a rare group of racing automobiles, an assortment of Brass Era touring cars, horse-drawn street cars, and one of the best collections of early model trains in the world..   The...

Bothwell Collection highlights Bonham’s sale

LOS ANGELES _ The highly acclaimed Bothwell Collection of southern California will be auctioned on Nov. 11 at the family ranch near Los Angeles by Bonhams. Among the marquee lots will be a 1914 Peugeot L45 Grand Prix Racer, 1908 Benz ‘Prinz Heinrich’ Raceabout and 1908 Mercedes-Simplex Raceabout. The collection, which was once considered the...

$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...