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RM Sotheby’s to sell Guyton Collection without reserve May 4-5

  BLENHEIM, Ontario – RM Sotheby’s announced that it will present the esteemed Guyton Collection, comprising the cars and automobilia of the late Mr. Fred Guyton, entirely without reserve. Set for May 4-5 at the collection site in St. Louis, Missouri, the auction will present Mr. Guyton’s 60 Veteran, Brass, and Classic Era...

Mecum adds fourth day to Phoenix auction March 14-17, 2019

Walworth, Wis. – Mecum Auctions will host its first-ever Phoenix-area classic and collector car auction this March at State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. With the event still more than a month out, Mecum’s Phoenix 2019 auction had to be expanded for the second time due to consignment-space demand, and it...

Artcurial Motorcars realized €42M/$47M at Rétromobile sale

  SALON RÉTROMOBILE, PARIS – Artcurial Motorcars had a solid showing at the annual week of collectors’ car sales in Paris with the auction Rétromobile 2019 by Artcurial Motorcars. Taking place over three days from February 8-10, the sale realized €42,304,574 / $47,804,169, up 31 % on the previous year. Maître Hervé Poulain,...

RM Sotheby’s lit it up in the City of Lights

PARIS, France  – RM Sotheby’s achieved its highest total for the company’s Paris sale to date on Wednesday evening, generating more than €32.4 million (approx. $36.7million) at its sixth annual sale during Rétromobile. A packed auction room, enthusiastic bidding, and strong prices were seen across the evening, beginning with a selection of...

Mecum kicks off 2019 with $133.8 Million in sales

  WALWORTH, Wis. – Mecum Auctions kicked off its year with its highest-grossing month to date this January. After the close of the company’s annual Kissimmee, Florida, auction and the 28th annual Vintage and Antique Motorcycle Auction in Las Vegas, total sales for January 2019 reached $133.8 million. In all, Mecum...

2019 Arizona Auctions wrap-up

Barrett-Jackson SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Barrett-Jackson sold more than 1,800 vehicles Jan. 12-20 at its 48th annual Scottsdale Auction, laying claim to the largest no-reserve collector car auction ever held in the U.S. Total sales topped $118 million with a 99.74% sell-through rate, according to the company, while more than 1,500 pieces...