Auctions and Auction house · Bonhams

Bonhams Simeone – October 8th

https://www.bonhams.com/auctions/24812/ 11:00, October 8th 6825-31 Norwitch Dr, Philadelphia, PA 19153, USA The Simeone Foundation Automobile  was established by Fred Simeone, a pioneering Philadelphia Neurosurgeon who inherited four cars when his physician father passed away in the early 1970s. Eventually no less than 65 of the finest sports racing cars were added via acquisition and exchange,… Continue reading Bonhams Simeone – October 8th

Auctions and Auction house · Bonhams

Bonhams Zoute – October 5th

Bonhams Zoute Place Albert de Knokke Le Zoute 8300 Knokke-Heist, Belgium 17:30 CEST, October 5th 2018 https://www.bonhams.com/auctions/24956/ The Zoute Classic is a weekend dedicated to classic cars, both old and new. Bonhams have been hosting an auction as part of the weekend since 2013 and the five sales held so far have offered an eclectic… Continue reading Bonhams Zoute – October 5th

Auctions and Auction house · Bonhams

Bonhams Goodwood Revival – September 8th

The Goodwood Revival is the third annual event on the Sussex, UK based circuit and one of the two that use the short Goodwood circuit. A 2.367 mile/3.809 km circuit in Lord Marches backyard, the circuit was well known in British racing circles during the 1950s and 60s with the semi annual TT and various… Continue reading Bonhams Goodwood Revival – September 8th

Auctions and Auction house · Bonhams

Bonhams Beaulieu – September 1st 2018

National Motor Museum, Brockenhurst, Beaulieu, U.K. 11:00BST, 1st September 2018 https://www.bonhams.com/auctions/24877/?department=MOT-CAR Bonhams returns to Beaulieu for their annual sale held in conjunction with the Beaulieu auto jumble, the second largest event of its kind behind Hershey. Beaulieu is never a flashy sale and any star lots are reserved for next weeks Goodwood Revival sale although it… Continue reading Bonhams Beaulieu – September 1st 2018

Auctions and Auction house · RM Sothebys

RM Auburn August 30th – September 2nd, 2018

RM Auburn 12pm, August 30th 10am, August 31st – September 1st 11am, September 2nd Auburn Auction Park 5536 County Road 11A Auburn, Indiana United States 46706 RMs second biannual sale at Auburn that was formerly part of their Auctions America portfolio sees them offering over 550 cars over four days. Largely American with a fair… Continue reading RM Auburn August 30th – September 2nd, 2018

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Sportscar racing – The 5 litre era (1969 – 1971)

The story of the golden age of Sportscar racing is a very human one that relied on the ambitions of two very different men. Both of these men were born in different  countries, took different paths and had different dreams that wouldn’t be realised until after one had passed but it remains that they made… Continue reading Sportscar racing – The 5 litre era (1969 – 1971)

Goodwood · Out and about

Postcard from the Goodwood Festival of Speed

Friend of Auto Auctions Monthly Edward Brown provided the following coverage from Goodwood. POSTCARD FROM THE 25th GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED Celebrating its Silver Jubilee, with an ever increasing four day attendance and approaching two hundred and seventy-five thousand visitors; the Festival of Speed remains a pre-eminent celebration of endeavour on two, four and more… Continue reading Postcard from the Goodwood Festival of Speed

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Monterey Highlights

  2018     2017       Sales  Total Gross High sale Sales  Total Gross High sale Bonhams Quail 110/135 (81%) $37,621,910 $3,525,000 82/109 (69%) $43,866,900 $15,620,000 Gooding Pebble Beach 123/147 (84%) $116,512,400 $22,000,000 110/135 (81%) $91,593,700 $14,520,000 Mecum Monterey 318/606 (53%) $44,174,525 $3,850,000 272/604 (45%) $34,651,925 $3,795,000 RM Monterey 125/150 (83%) $157,931,940 $48,405,000 103/116 (89%) $132,781,450 $22,550,000 Russo and Steele 95/196 (48%) $7,300,000 $1,540,000 106/202 (52%) $7,535,250 $1,155,000 Worldwide Pacific Grove 33/59 (56%) $5,527,550 $1,320,000 46/74 (62%) $6,766,250… Continue reading Monterey Highlights

Auctions and Auction house · Worldwide

Worldwide Pacific Grove – August 23rd

Worldwide 5pm, August 23rd Pacific Golf Municipal Golf Links 77 Asilomar Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950 Worldwide launched into the Monterey market in 2017 bringing the total number of sales to six. Rather than adding another stack em high, sell em hard epic, they went the boutique route and staged the sale on Thursday to… Continue reading Worldwide Pacific Grove – August 23rd