Archive for Sports Car Spotlight

Made in Britian: All-New, Luxury British Sports Car Brand Set for Launch in 2014

An all-new, British luxury automotive brand is to be launched in April 2014, promising to refresh the classic British sports car, for the 21st Century. Successful British businessman and car enthusiast, David Brown, has created a brand in his own name – David Brown Automotive – to deliver his vision for a new take on […]

Ten Days And 3,000 Cars At Mecum Collector Car Auction In Kissimmee

WALWORTH, Wis. – Mecum Auctions will bring the world’s largest collector car auction to the Osceola Heritage Park grounds in Kissimmee, Fla., this Jan. 17-26 with 3,000 vehicles and 3,000 items of Road Art and memorabilia set to cross the auction block throughout the 10 days of hard-hammering action. The immense lineup includes everything from […]

NBC Sports Group And Mecum Auctions Sign Multi-Year Agreement To Present Coverage of Mecum Collection Car Auctions

- Three-Year Agreement To Feature More Than 425 Hours of Original Programming – Coverage Presented Across NBC, NBCSN and Esquire Network – 125 Hours of Mecum Collector Car Auction Programming in 2014 Walworth, Wis. – NBC Sports Group and Mecum Auctions, the world leader in live auctions of collector cars, announced today a multi-year agreement […]

RM Group of Companies Celebrates Record-Setting 2013 With $442 Million in Sales and ‘Best of Show’ at Pebble Beach

· RM group of companies, including RM Auctions and Auctions America, realizes an outstanding $442 million in auction sales in 2013 · RM Auctions secures 78 individual million-dollar-plus transactions and redefines the high-end collector car auction experience with record Monterey and New York sales · Auctions America expands national footprint with highly successful California debut […]

RM Auctions: 1958 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spider Stars at RM’s 15th Annual Arizona Sale

· RM Auctions announces latest highlights for its two-day Arizona auction, January 16 – 17 in Phoenix, led by a highly prized 1958 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spider · Most recent blue-chip entries join a spectacular roster of more than 120 handpicked automobiles for the sale at the beautiful Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa […]

Mecum Closes Out 2013 With Grand Finale In Kansas City

795 Cars Crossed Mecum’s Auction Block Dec. 5-7 for $11.5 Million in Sales Walworth, Wis. – Mecum Auctions’ 2013 grand finale event at the Kansas City Convention Center in Kansas City, Mo., was the cherry on top of yet another amazing year of success for the world’s largest collector car auction company. Of the 795 […]

Rare 1963 Shelby 289 Cobra Leads Exciting Line Up at Auctions America’s Fort Lauderdale Sale

- Auctions America kicks off its 2014 collector car calendar March 14 – 16, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida – Regarded as South Florida’s premier collector car auction, the multi-day sale is expected to feature more than 450 cars spanning all segments of the collector car market – Vehicle highlights include a 1963 Shelby Cobra, […]

Volume And Variety At Mecum’s Second Annual Anaheim Auction

More than 800 Classic and Collector Cars Crossed the Mecum Block Nov. 21-23 Walworth, Wis. – Mecum Auctions returned to Anaheim, Calif., for its second annual auction at the Anaheim Convention Center and with spectators and bidders pouring in, total sales reached nearly $14 million. With 812 vehicles crossing Mecum’s block Nov. 21-23, 412 hammered […]

Top 10 Ways to Give the Gift of Chevrolet Corvette

Chevrolet announces Corvette Stingray Premiere Edition Convertible DETROIT – From a scale model to the real car, there are many ways to give America’s iconic sports car, the Corvette, this holiday season. This Top 10 list, with prices from $12 to $77,450, should make it easier to find the perfect gift for any Corvette enthusiast. […]

RM Auctions and Sotheby’s Stun the Market with Incredible $63 Million ‘Art of the Automobile’ Sale in New York

- RM Auctions and Sotheby’s momentous Art of the Automobile auction generates $62,797,500 of sales in two hours of furious bidding – Records tumble with the historic 1964 Ferrari 250 LM by Carrozzeria Scaglietti achieving $14,300,000 while the stunning 1938 Talbot-Lago T150-C SS Teardrop Cabriolet by Figoni et Falaschi sells for $7,150,000 – 93 percent […]