Archive for Auction News

Auctions America’s California & Auburn Fall Events to Broadcast Live on NBC Sports Network

· Auctions America announces exclusive live television coverage of its California and Auburn Fall sales on NBC Sports Network · Delivered to more than 80 million homes, new in-depth collector car auction coverage complements NBC Sports Network’s growing motor programming · Rare 1964 Shelby 289 Cobra to play starring role in coverage of Auctions America’s […]

Italian Sports and Racing Exotics Head to RM’s Eagerly Anticipated Monterey Sale

· RM Auctions announces stunning early roster of blue-chip Italian exotics for its flagship Monterey sale, August 16–17 in California · No less than 21 Ferraris already consigned alongside two spectacular Maseratis · Eight Ferraris offered without reserve from the Estate of William H. Tilley · Additional highlights include a 1931 Duesenberg Model SJ Murphy […]

Million Dollar Muscle Cars At Mecum’s 26th Spring Classic In Indy

Record-Setting Mustangs Top All Sales at Largest Muscle Car Auction in the World Walworth, WI – “Go Baby Go” was the buzz phrase of the week and the talk of the town in Indianapolis during Dana Mecum’s 26th Original Spring Classic, May 14-19, 2013 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds as eyes from around the globe […]

Auctions America’s Auburn Fall Weekend Offers Outstanding Collection of Mr. Edward Ewing At No Reserve

· Auctions America’s Auburn Fall weekend to offer the noted collection of Mr. Edward Ewing at no reserve · A Labor Day weekend tradition, sale held annually during the world-famous Auburn Cord Duesenberg Festival · Additional early highlights include select automobiles from several respected private collections · Frequently updated list of entries available online at […]

Auctions America’s Highly Successful Auburn Spring Weekend Attracts Global Interest

· Auctions America generates more than $5.7 million in sales at annual Auburn Spring event, May 9 – 11 · Top-seller: 1930 Packard 745 Dual Cowl Phaeton realizes $198,000 · Auction attracts interest from global audience with one-third of bidders representing new clientele · Inaugural AACA Central Division National Spring Meet a resounding success · […]

RM Auctions Announces Official Partnership with the St. James’s Concours of Elegance

- RM Auctions announces that it is the official auction partner of the exclusive St James’s Concours of Elegance – London auction dates to change from late October to 7-9 September, 2013 to coincide with the highly anticipated concours event LONDON – RM Auctions, the world’s largest collector car auction house for investment-quality automobiles, is […]

Tradition Continues at Auctions America’s Spring Carlisle Collector Car Auction

AUBURN, Indiana – Tradition continued in Carlisle, Pennsylvania this past weekend, as Auctions America returned for its third annual Spring Carlisle collector car auction. Held at the Carlisle Expo Center, the two-day auction – a featured attraction of the Carlisle Events Spring Carlisle Collector Car Swap Meet and Corral weekend – generated over $2.2 million* […]

Mecum’s Kansas City Spring Auction Reaches $9.6 Million in Sales

April 25-27 Auction Draws Large Crowd and Diverse Selection to Downtown K.C. Walworth, Wis. – Magnificent and serene Kansas City, Mo., turns into a car collector’s paradise twice a year when Mecum Auctions comes to town. Last weekend, April 25-27, the Kansas City Convention Center was transformed into that dream location with 735 cars spread […]

RM Auctions’ Don Davis Collection Attracts Texas-Size Bids

· RM Auctions posts over $21.2 million at the record-breaking sale of the distinguished Don Davis Collection, April 27 in Fort Worth, Texas · Top seller: a rare 1967 Ferrari 330 GTS sold for $1,936,000, to establish a new auction record · Five lots achieve million-dollar-plus results, with numerous auction records shattered · Toyota 2000GT […]

Stephen Cox: Mercury Cyclone for Dummies

As under-appreciated muscle cars go, the enigmatic Mercury Cyclone is about as obscure as they come. But I still love them. First of all, “Cyclone” was a cool name. Most modern car names are garbage. The Intrigue wasn’t. The Hummer didn’t. The Citation couldn’t go fast enough to earn one. The Probe… well… insert your […]