RM Sotheby’s

RM Sotheby’s & Auction America team up in Santa Monica

RM Sotheby’s will expand its footprint in California this summer via the presentation of a Santa Monica sale, June 24-25 at the historic Barker Hangar. The event, which marks its fifth anniversary in 2017, was previously presented solely by RM’s sister company, Auctions America. This year, the two companies will work...

‘Million Dollar Car Hunters’ starring RM Sotheby’s

LONDON – RM Sotheby’s announced its starring role in an all-new television documentary series that provides a glimpse into the thrilling world of collector car auctions. Titled Million Dollar Car Hunters, the series charts a full year in the life of RM’s expert car specialists as they traverse the globe on...

RM Sotheby’s offers up bikes at Villa Erba sale

LONDON – RM Sotheby’s, the official auction house of the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este, announced that it will present a single-owner collection of fine motorcycles, comprising some of the most significant machines ever made, at its exclusive Villa Erba sale, May 27th, on the shores of Lake Como, Italy. Dubbed ‘Moto-Icons:...

Duesenberg, Alfa Romeo take Amelia Island honors

The 1935 Duesenberg Model SJ-582 and 1939 Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Lungo Spider won the Best In Show honors on Saturday at the 22nd annual Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance. In spite of a schedule change due to inclement weather, the event, which typically occurs on a Sunday, still drew a large...

Ferrari headlines RM Sotheby’s Amelia Island sale

BLENHEIM, Ontario – RM Sotheby’s unveiled  he final highlight for its forthcoming Amelia Island sale: the exceptionally pure, matching-numbers 1950 Ferrari 166 MM Barchetta, chassis no. 0058 M. Offered from one of America’s leading car collections, the revered 166 MM rounds out a stellar lineup for RM’s two-day sale at the Amelia...

Full menu awaits Hershey Fall Meet visitors

HERSHEY, PA – The Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) and the Hershey Region AACA will welcome antique and collectible car enthusiasts from all over the world to Hershey, Pa, for the Eastern Division Fall Meet, Oct. 5-8. More than 700 volunteers from the region work all year long for the benefit...

Rare iron lined up for RM Sotheby’s Hershey Sale

HERSHEY, Pa. _The final countdown is on to RM Sotheby’s 10th anniversary Hershey sale, Oct. 6–7 at Hershey Lodge in Pennsylvania. A featured attraction of Hershey Meet Week, the auction is known for its presentation of exceptional Brass and Classic Era motor cars, with a strong emphasis on significant American marques....

1955 Jaguar D-Type tops RM Sotheby’s sale

MONTEREY, Calif. _ RM Sotheby’s Monterey sale was led by a 1955 Jaguar D-Type, chassis no. XKD 501, which sold for $21,780,000. According to RM Sotheby’s, the figure was the highest price ever achieved for a British automobile at auction. The 1956 Le Mans-winning D-Type was the subject of a 15-minute bidding contest...

RM Sotheby’s Motor City Sale includes Duesenberg Model J

PLYMOUTH, Mich. _ RM Sotheby’s will kick-start its summer auction season with the offering of one of the most significant American motor cars of the Classic Era, a 1929 Duesenberg Model J “Disappearing Top” convertible coupe by Murphy, at its annual Motor City sale, July 30 in Plymouth, Mich. The car will...

RM to offer vehicles from Riverside Museum

CULVER CITY, Calif. _ The RM group of companies, incorporating RM Sotheby’s and Auctions America, will sell a select automobiles from the Riverside International Automotive Museum (RIAM) at a pair of auctions this summer.The group of 49 vehicles offered from the So-Cal museum collection will be divided between Auctions America’s upcoming...