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Bonhams scores record-setting auction in Greenwich

Bonhams scores record-setting auction in Greenwich

Bonhams set a resounding record for its 7th annual auction at Greenwich, Connecticut, with a sale of more than $8 million, a 40-percent gain compared with last year, and with a 93 percent sell-through rate. Leading the collection of around 100 cars and motorcycles was a 1975 Lamborghini Countach LP 400 “Periscopica” with just 10,000 […]

By June 4, 2014 Read More →
Arizona Concours sets featured classes, including Pierce-Arrow, Ghia and racing Ferraris

Arizona Concours sets featured classes, including Pierce-Arrow, Ghia and racing Ferraris

Classic American luxury brand Pierce-Arrow, an assemblage of rare pre-1965 Ferrari race cars and the 100th anniversary of the Italian design house Carrozzeria Ghia have been selected as featured classes for the second annual Arizona Concours d’Elegance, scheduled January 11, 2015, at the Arizona Biltmore Resort in Phoenix. A special featured class of the unique […]

By June 3, 2014 Read More →
Mustangs, movie vehicles highlight Leake sale at Tulsa

Mustangs, movie vehicles highlight Leake sale at Tulsa

Twenty-three Ford Mustangs and four cars from the movie August: Osage County will be featured at Leake Auction Company’s sale June 6-8 in the River Spirit Expo at Expo Square in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Among some 750 classic and collector cars and other vehicles offered at the auction will be vehicles featured in the 2013 movie […]

By June 3, 2014 Read More →
Noted collector Ron Pratte to sell entire classic car, automobilia collection at Barrett-Jackson

Noted collector Ron Pratte to sell entire classic car, automobilia collection at Barrett-Jackson

Ron Pratte, a premier high-end buyer and seller at Barrett-Jackson classic car auctions for more than a decade, will auction off his entire collection at the Scottsdale sale in January. That’s huge news for classic car fans and the millions of people who watch TV broadcasts of Barrett-Jackson auctions, which have made Pratte a familiar […]

Volvo marks 60th anniversary of its short-lived roadster

Volvo marks 60th anniversary of its short-lived roadster

Few people besides the Volvo faithful remember that in 1954, the then-staid Swedish automaker produced a lightweight convertible sports car made of fiberglass. Or that this year marks the 60th anniversary of its production prototypes. Only 67 (or maybe 68) Volvo Sport roadsters were produced, and they mark a brief detour by Volvo into a […]

By May 30, 2014 Read More →
Mecum cancels Bloomington Gold Corvette auction

Mecum cancels Bloomington Gold Corvette auction

Mecum Auctions has canceled its all-Corvette auction at Bloomington Gold, one of the nation’s largest and most-famous Corvette gatherings. Mecum had been scheduled to host its 18th annual all-Corvette sale during the June 27-29 weekend. In a posting on the Mecum.com website, the auction company said the decision was made to close the Corvette auction […]

Rusted-out ‘barn-find’ Ferrari Dino breaks bank

Rusted-out ‘barn-find’ Ferrari Dino breaks bank

The British auction house that offered a derelict “barn-find” 1973 Ferrari Dino had described the sports car as “rotten as a pear” after decades of neglect in a soggy garage with a leaky roof. But despite being impossibly rusted out, the Dino 246GT with just 13,492 miles on its odometer sold for a surprisingly impressive […]

Ex-Bob Pond Collection to be offered at Auctions America’s 2nd Burbank sale

Ex-Bob Pond Collection to be offered at Auctions America’s 2nd Burbank sale

More than 60 vehicles from the former collection of the late Palm Springs car collector Bob Pond will be among the 400 classic cars crossing the block at Auctions America’s second annual California sale, August 1-2 in Burbank. The cars from the former Pond Collection will include the 1949 Buick Roadmaster convertible featured in the […]

By May 28, 2014 Read More →
1938 Maserati takes lap at Indy, honors in U.S. archive

1938 Maserati takes lap at Indy, honors in U.S. archive

Seventy-five years after Maserati’s historic victory in the Indianapolis 500, the 1939-winning Maserati 8CTF “Boyle Special” was back on the track for a roaring victory lap. Three-time Indy winner Johnny Rutherford was at the wheel of the sleek, cigar-shaped vintage race car for a parade lap before this year’s world-famous race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, […]

By May 27, 2014 Read More →
Two muscle-car icons at Mecum’s first Seattle sale

Two muscle-car icons at Mecum’s first Seattle sale

A pair of Holy Grail muscle cars – a 1971 Plymouth Hemi ’Cuda 4-speed convertible and a 1967 Chevrolet Corvette L88 coupe – will roar over the auction block next month during Mecum’s inaugural classic car auction in Seattle. The hot Detroit performance icons will be among 600 collector cars, trucks, motorcycles and a 1951 […]