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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 […]

2014 SRT Viper TA Created for the True Track Enthusiast

- Viper TA (Time Attack) Special Edition spec-package offers track enthusiasts a turn-key track set-up – SRT brand offers Viper TA in three exclusive, limited-edition colors – 93 units in special “TA Orange” exterior paint color, 33 units will be built in Venom Black and 33 in Bright White – TA will begin to arrive […]

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 […]

New Anodized Carbon Special Edition Package Available on 2014 SRT Viper GTS

- New for 2014 and first-ever use for the Chrysler Group is unique metallic matte exterior color as part of the special edition package on SRT Viper GTS model – Package also includes exclusive exterior and interior content – Limited production run of 50 Viper GTS models with Anodized Carbon Special Edition Package begins in […]

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 […]

Bespoke Aston Martin Vanquish Volante Neiman Marcus Edition Set for Debut in Los Angeles

Irvine CA – A bespoke example of the new 2014 Aston Martin Vanquish Volante – originally unveiled at the Pebble Beach Automotive Week this summer – is set to make its first public appearance at the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show next week. The new Vanquish joins the luxury British sports car maker’s presence at […]

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 […]