Janis Joplin

Driven by Disruption generates more than $73.5 million in sales

Driven by Disruption: RM Sotheby’s Creative New York City event generates more than $73.5 million in auction sales.   RM Sotheby’s rounds out record 2015 auction season with more than $73.5 million in sales at its exclusive ‘Driven by Disruption’ event in New York City Top-seller: 1956 Ferrari 290 MM realizes...

Janis Joplin’s 1964 Porsche sells for $1.76 million

RM Sotheby’s concluded its 2015 auction calendar on Dec. 10 in New York City by collecting $73.5 million at its “Driven by Disruption” event. The auction presented 31 pioneering automobiles and select memorabilia with vehicles realizing an 81-percent sell-through rate. The highlight of the sale was the hammering of a 1956...

Janis Joplin’s Porsche 356C Cabriolet up for auction

She may have famously sung “Oh Lord, won’t you buy me a Mercedes-Benz”, but legendary singer Janis Joplin personally drove an unmistakably wild 1965 Porsche 365C 1600 Cabriolet. This December, Joplin’s iconic Porsche will be offered as a star attraction at RM Sotheby’s exclusive Driven by Disruption sale in New York...