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Auction Recap: RM Auburn Labor Day sale

By Phil Skinner with reporting assist by Amanda Wheatley and Roy Velander AUBURN, Ind. _ When Rob Myers, founder of RM Auctions announced in June 2010, that his company was taking over the ownership of the former Kruse Auction Park in Auburn, Indiana, it was well received in both the local...

Stirling Moss Gullwing to auction

RM Sotheby’s has released details on the historic automobile with a racing pedigree for its Driven by Disruption sale: a 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL ‘Sportabteilung’ Gullwing, chassis no. 5500640. The W198 Gullwing is one of just four W198 Gullwings prepared by the Sportabteilung for development and competition. Outfitted with a host of special racing features,...

$1.1 million V-16 Roadster leads RM Hershey sale

  HERSHEY, Pa. – RM Auctions celebrated the annual AACA Eastern Division Fall Meet Oct. 9-10 with its best Hershey performance to date: $14,074,250 in total sales with a very strong 93 percent of all lots sold. Generated by the sale of 157 vehicles and select memorabilia before a packed auction...

RM gears up for Motor City auction

RM Auctions will hold its 20th annual Michigan sale, July 26, in Plymouth. The firmly rooted Motor City sale, the official auction of the Concours d’Elegance of America at St. John’s, is a staple on the North American collector car calendar, and it has carved a reputation over the past two...

Exceptional $6.6M 1937 Delahaye tops auction record at Amelia Island

  AMELIA ISLAND, Fla. – RM Auctions, the official auction house of the world-renowned Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, continued its record-setting 2014 auction calendar this weekend, achieving the company’s best-ever Amelia Island results at its 16th annual sale with a total of $35.9 million and 97 percent of all lots sold....

RM Auctions adds to Rétromobile action in 2014

RM Auctions hammers on highest sale during Rétromobile with $5 million 1955 Jaguar D-Type Story and photos by Kit Foster Car auctions have been a feature of Rétromobile as long as most people can remember. Christies held the official franchise for many years, yielding it to Bonhams upon closing its motor...