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Brass Era automobiles to invade Amelia Island auction March 7th

  New York – Bonhams announced the sale of the Don C. Boulton Collection of two dozen Pioneer, Veteran and Brass Era automobiles and automobilia at the Amelia Island Auction on March 7th.  The late Don Boulton of Oklahoma City was renowned for his passion and infectious enthusiasm for pre-Great War motorcars....

RM Sotheby’s achieves $37Million in Arizona sale

  PHOENIX, Arizona – RM Sotheby’s kicked off its 2019 auction calendar this past week with the company’s 20th annual Arizona sale, 17-18 January at the Arizona Biltmore in Phoenix. The two-evening auction totaled $37 million in sales, with 85 percent of all lots finding new homes. The top sale of the week...

Barrett-Jackson raised $9.6Million for charity in Scottsdale

  SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Barrett-Jackson raised much-needed funds and awareness on behalf of deserving charities nationwide at its 48th Annual Scottsdale Auction, January 12-20, 2019, at WestWorld of Scottsdale. During the weeklong premier automotive lifestyle event, Barrett-Jackson raised $9.6 million, which includes donations made on the block beyond the hammer prices, and is...

$48.2 Million sold at Gooding & Company’s Scottsdale auction

  SANTA MONICA, Calif.  – Gooding & Company has capped off another successful weekend in Scottsdale, totaling over $48 million in sales with an 85% sell rate, including the top three highest prices realized across all auction houses.  On a weekend that brought in crowds of aficionados, Ferraris dominated the top...

Jacky Ickx 1969 Brabham-Cosworth BT226A to be auctioned

New York –Bonhams announced that the 1969 Canadian Grand Prix-winning Brabham-Cosworth BT26A – as driven to victory at Mosport Park by the Belgian legend Jacky Ickx – will be featured at the Amelia Island Auction on March 7, 2019.   The Brabham-Cosworth BT26A chassis #3 is the car in which Jacky...

Mid-century classics offered by McCormicks in Palm Springs

  In the ’50s and ‘60s, architects created classic homes and buildings in Palm Springs California, most still standing as monuments to Mid-Century Modernism. At the same time new automobiles were hitting the road in record numbers, many now preserved and road worthy mid-century legendary cars and trucks. Classic and collectable...

Bonhams’ ‘taking care of business’ in the birthplace of Elvis

Famed Tupelo Automobile Museum Collection to be auctioned April 26-27, 2019   New York – Bonhams is proud to announce that in April it will have the privilege of auctioning the renowned Tupelo Automobile Museum Collection. Built by TV and telecommunications pioneer, Frank K. Spain, the famed Mississippi collection comprises more...

$20K for an ’80s Caprice? Mecum says ‘Maybe’

4 Low-Mile 1980s Caprices to Cross Mecum Kissimmee Auction Block I thought I was the king of ’80s Caprices; it turns out I am just the court jester, at best. Among the 3500 lots that Mecum Auctions will sell at its giant Kissimmee sale in January 2019 are four low-mileage 1980s...

RM Sotheby’s now has complete Arizona catalog headlined by Ferrari

  BLENHEIM, Ontario – RM Sotheby’s released the complete catalog for the company’s first sale of 2019 — Arizona on January 17-18. With the catalog, which features 158 motor cars, a selection of automobilia, one motorcycle, and one trailer, RM Sotheby’s has announced final, headline entries for the auction, which are led...