Archive for Classic Car Spotlight

Auctions America’s 2013 Auburn Spring Event Offers Ultimate Collector Car Weekend

· Auctions America presents the first of two annual Auburn sales, May 9 – 11 at historic Auburn Auction Park in Auburn, Indiana · Multi-day sale lifts gavel on 600 quality collector cars and an assortment of memorabilia · Notable early highlights include selection of Hudsons from the respected John Soneff Collection · Weekend also […]

Legendary Tucker 48 Joins RM’s Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance Sale

· Just announced: RM Auctions secures rare Tucker 48, previously owned by film legend George Lucas, for its Amelia Island, Florida sale, March 9 · The official auction of the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, single-day sale features a superb roster of more than 80 blue-chip collector cars · Additional sale highlights include a 1952 Ferrari […]

Barrett-Jackson To Offer Wide Range Of Rare And Collectible Automobiles At 11th Annual Palm Beach Auction April 4-6, 2013

PALM BEACH, Fla. – Barrett-Jackson, The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions™, is excited to announce the return of its renowned Palm Beach auction, taking place at the South Florida Fairgrounds, April 4-6, 2013. Thousands of spectators and collectors from around the world are expected to participate in the world-class automotive lifestyle event and witness hundreds […]

Magnificent Series of Coachbuilt Classics To Grace RM’s Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance Sale

· RM Auctions returns as the official auction house of the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, March 9, 2013 · Single-day sale features breathtaking roster of more than 80 investment-quality collector cars · Notable highlights include an outstanding series of coachbuilt classics headlined by a multi-million-dollar 1935 Duesenberg Model SJ Walker-LaGrande Convertible Coupe and a trio […]

The Mecum Marathon In Kissimmee Sets New Record As World’s Largest

Unprecedented 10-day Auction Goes Where No Other Auction Has Ever Gone Before Walworth, Wis. – Mecum Auctions’ record-setting 10-day auction, held Jan. 18-27, exceeded all expectations transforming more than 100 acres of land at Osceola Heritage Park in Kissimmee, Fla., into the nation’s collector car epicenter. A total of 3,337 lots filled every building and […]

Steve McQueen Chevrolet Styleline Leads Exciting List of Celebrity Rides at Auctions America’s Fort Lauderdale Sale

· Auctions America kicks off its 2013 calendar, March 22 – 24, 2013 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida · Regarded as South Florida’s premier collector car auction, multi-day sale expected to feature more than 550 quality collector cars · Star attraction: 1951 Chevrolet Styleline DeLuxe Convertible formerly owned by Steve McQueen to be offered at no […]

RM Auctions Realizes Spectacular $36.4 Million at Single-Day Arizona Biltmore Sale

· RM generates more than $36.4 million in sales with 89 percent of all lots sold at its 14th annual Arizona sale · Single-day sale features selective, handpicked offering of blue-chip automobiles, eclipses 2012 Arizona sale tally by more than 42 percent · Eight automobiles achieve million-dollar plus results with multiple new auction records set […]

RM Group of Companies Enjoys Significant Growth and Record $360 Million in Auction Sales During 2012

· RM group of companies, including RM Auctions and Auctions America, generates more than $360 million in auction sales in 2012 · Results tally represents best performance in the history of the collector car hobby · RM Auctions secures 49 individual million-dollar-plus transactions and a string of new auction records · Biennial Monaco sale enters […]

RM Auctions Concludes Record 2012 Calendar with $11.5 Million John Staluppi ‘Cars of Dreams’ Museum Sale

· RM’s John Staluppi ‘Cars of Dreams’ Museum sale generates more than $11.5 million with 100 percent of all lots sold · The result of a decade of dedicated collecting by John Staluppi, the single-day sale presented 113 vehicles and 63 lots of memorabilia ‘without reserve’ · Top automotive lots included a 1956 Cadillac Series […]

RM Auctions: Pair of 1960s Automotive Icons Take Center Stage at RM Arizona

· RM Auctions secures a highly desirable 1960 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta ‘Competizione’ and an ultra-rare 1965 Ford GT40 for its January 18 sale in Phoenix, Arizona · Latest multi-million-dollar entries join a stellar list of more than 80 blue-chip collector cars, including a rare 1930 Duesenberg Model J Derham Tourster, offered for the […]