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Mecum Auctions Tops $18.6 Million In Chicago

Harley Earl Corvette leads all Sales at $1.5 Million Walworth, Wis. – The windy city welcomed Mecum Auctions with an exceptional sale and enormous crowds at the Schaumburg Convention Center in Schaumburg, Ill., this past weekend. With 965 cars crossing the block throughout the three-day event, 615 hammered sold for a 64 percent sell-through rate […]

Highly Original 1964 Ferrari 250 LM Headlines RM’s Exclusive Art of the Automobile New York Sale

- RM Auctions, in association with Sotheby’s, secures one of the world’s greatest Ferrari road racing cars for its exclusive Art of the Automobile auction, November 21 in New York City – Considered one of the most original and highly prized of all Ferraris, this multi-million-dollar 250 LM emerges for sale following long-term private ownership […]

Mecum Will Offer One-Of-A-Kind Personal Driver Of Corvette’s Original Designer

Harley J. Earl Corvette will Cross Mecum’s Block at Chicago Auction Oct. 10-12 Walworth, Wis. – The factory-styling Sting Ray gifted to the father of the Corvette – Harley J. Earl – will cross the block at Mecum’s Chicago auction this Oct. 10-12 at the Schaumburg Convention Center. Among an anticipated 1,000-car lineup, this car […]

Mecum Auctions: Crowd-Shakers And History-Makers At Mecum’s Chicago Auction This Oct. 10-12

Hemi Under Glass Collection and Harley J. Earl Corvette Part of 1,000-Car Lineup Walworth, Wis. – Mecum Auctions is taking the gavel to Chicagoland this Oct. 10-12 with 1,000 vehicles expected to cross the block at the breathtaking Schaumburg Convention Center. The lineup is already fraught with headline-worthy consignments including the most famous wheel-standers in […]

RM Auctions: History Rolls into Hershey for RM’s Annual Pennsylvania Sale

· Final countdown underway to RM’s annual Hershey, Pennsylvania auction, held October 10 – 11 during the historic AACA Eastern Regional Fall Meet · Two-day sale features 116 vehicles, with an emphasis on Brass and Classic Era motor cars · Sale entries led by a rare, award-winning 1933 Chrysler CL Imperial Convertible Roadster · Auction […]

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, […]