Archive for Sports Car Spotlight

Aston Martin Celebrates its Centenary at the Goodwood Revival

Aston Martin continues its year-long centenary party in the appropriately historic surroundings of The Goodwood Revival this weekend. The luxury British sports car maker is a main sponsor of this year’s meeting at the famous old English race circuit where examples of some of Aston Martin’s rarest and most highly-prized sports cars of the revival […]

Auctions America Continues Successful 2013 Season with its Annual Fall Carlisle Sale

· Auctions America rounds out its 2013 auction season in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, October 3-4 · Two-day Fall Carlisle sale, held in conjunction with the Carlisle Events Collector Car Swap Meet & Corral, features a diverse roster of 300 classics, exotics, muscle cars, hot rods, and customs · Auction highlights include a desirable 1967 Chevrolet Corvette […]

1967 Corvette L88 Convertible Tops Mecum’s Record-Setting Dallas Auction

1,400-Car Lineup Achieves 70 Percent Sell-Through and $38 Million in Sales Walworth, Wis. – Some things are just meant to be, and Mecum and Dallas are like engines and horsepower. As an event that began with an anticipated 1,000-vehicle lineup, the third annual Dallas auction exploded with 1,432 classic and collector cars crossing the Mecum […]

RM Auctions in Association with Sotheby’s Lifts Gavel on Bespoke American Motor Cars in New York City

· RM Auctions, in association with Sotheby’s, announces latest highlights for its exclusive ‘Art of the Automobile’ event, November 21, in New York City · Celebrating the motor car and its place in the history of design, the highly anticipated collector car auction features elite group of more than 25 investment-quality automobiles · Latest offerings […]

Auctions America’s Flagship Auburn Fall Event Earns Best Results Yet with Record Sales and 40% Attendance Increase

· Auctions America generates more than $28 million in sales during Labor Day Weekend in Auburn, Indiana · Multi-day event attracts more than 70,000 enthusiasts to the historic Auburn Auction Park, restoring Auburn to its position as the Classic Car Capital of America · Trio of Duesenbergs take top sale honors, led by a 1930 […]

More Than 1,400 Muscle Cars and Classics Headed for Downtown Dallas

Mecum Auction To Be Held at the Dallas Convention Center Sept. 4-7 Walworth, Wis. – Mecum Auctions will roll back into the Dallas Convention Center this Sept. 4-7 for the third year and the best one yet with an unprecedented lineup that boasts quantity and quality. Now featuring more than 1,400 classic and collector cars, […]

Mecum Auctions: 1955 Porsche 550/1500 RS Spyder Leads All Sales At Mecum In Monterey

Sports Cars, Exotics, Muscle Cars and Classics Among Top Sellers Walworth, Wis. – The 2013 Mecum Daytime Auction held this past weekend in Monterey, Calif., set a new standard for some of the most desirable cars in the world with the exceptional docket that crossed the block throughout the three-day event. With more than 50 […]

The Most Expensive Road Car Ever Sold at Auction: 275 GTB/4 S N.A.R.T. Spider Smashes Multiple Records Selling for $27.5 Million at RM’s Saturday Sale in Monterey

· RM’s Saturday sale session was topped by a 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4*S N.A.R.T Spider which sold for an incredible $27,500,000 making it the most valuable Ferrari and most expensive road-going car of any kind ever sold at auction as well as the second most expensive car to ever be sold at auction, with all […]

Auctions America’s Flagship Auburn Fall Collector Car Weekend Set to be Bigger and Better Than Ever

- Final countdown underway to Auctions America’s flagship Auburn Fall Collector Car Weekend, August 28 – September 1 at the historic Auburn Auction Park in Auburn, Indiana – Labor Day weekend event offers attractions for the whole family including appearances by Jessi Combs of “Overhaulin’” and “All Girls Garage”, and Richard Rawlings and Aaron Kaufman […]

Mecum Makes Schaumburg Convention Center Newest Chicago Venue

1,000 Collector Cars to Be Offered at Auction October 10-12, 2013 Walworth, Wis. – Mecum Auctions has taken its record-setting auctions all across the country and continues to drop the hammer in new locations each year. This Oct. 10-12, Mecum will roll out the red carpet in Chicagoland offering more than 1,000 vehicles at a […]