Archive for Auction News

Auctions America Kicks Off 2014 with Online Memorabilia Sale

· Auctions America to lift the gavel on approximately 800 lots of memorabilia without reserve, January 24-25, 2014 in Auburn, Indiana · Two-day sale headlined by the Wally Arnold Collection featuring petroliana, automobilia, signs, soda fountain and country store nostalgia · Auction also boasts extensive collection of model railroads including O Gauge treasures · Frequently […]

Mecum Auctions: Steve McQueen’s Harley-Davidson To Cross Mecum’s Block In Anaheim

1938 WLD Solo Sport Owned and Ridden by McQueen will be Auctioned off Nov. 23 Walworth, Wis. – Mecum Auctions will offer a rare piece of celebrity history at the second annual Anaheim auction this Nov. 21-23 at the Anaheim Convention Center – a motorcycle once owned and ridden by “The King of Cool” Steve […]

RM Auctions: Sports and Racing Rarities Lead Early Highlights For RM’s Two-Day Arizona Sale

· RM Auctions returns to the Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa in Phoenix from January 16–17 to kick off its 2014 collector car season · Expanded to two days in 2014, the well-established sale will celebrate its 15th year by lifting the gavel on approximately 120 handpicked motor cars · Early highlights span the spectrum […]

750 Vehicles Slated To Cross Mecum’s Block In Sunny SoCal, Nov. 21-23

Pack Your Bags, Bring the Family, it’s Mecum Auction Time in Anaheim Walworth, Wis. – Mecum Auctions will take the gavel out to Orange County, Calif., for the second annual Mecum Anaheim Auction featuring 750 classic and collector cars at the Anaheim Convention Center this Nov. 21-23. The impressive 815,000-square-foot facility is located in the […]

RM Auctions Continues Strong 2013 Auction Season with $9.6 Million Hershey Sale

· RM Auctions generates more than $9.6 million in total sales, with 90 percent of all lots sold, at its annual Hershey, Pennsylvania, sale · Top-sellers: superlative 1933 Chrysler CL Imperial Convertible Roadster achieves $704,000; 1910 Pierce-Arrow 48-SS Seven Passenger Touring, offered for first time in six decades, brings $687,500 · Estate collection of Jim […]

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 […]