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Worldwide Scottsdale – January 16th, 2019

http://worldwide-auctioneers.com/auctions/classic-cars-for-auction/ 5pm, January 16th, 2019 6460 E McDowell Road Scottsdale, AZ 85257 Worldwide Auctions was one of the better second tier auction companies back in the late 2000s and held some successful sales at Auburn and the Wheels and Keels event but had a few years in the doldrums until 2017. Revitalisation began at Scottsdale… Continue reading Worldwide Scottsdale – January 16th, 2019

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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

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Worldwide Auctions – January 17th 2018

http://www.worldwide-auctioneers.com/ 5pm, January 17th 6460 E McDowell Road Scottsdale, AZ 85257 Worldwide Auctions was one of the better second tier auction companies back in the late 2000s and held some successful sales at Auburn and the Wheels and Keels event but had a few years in the doldrums until 2017. Revitalisation began at Scottsdale in… Continue reading Worldwide Auctions – January 17th 2018

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Monterey overview

  Gross Total Numbers sold/ offered (%) Gross per car sold Highest sale Bonhams $43,866,900.00 81/109 (74%) $541,567.00 $15,620,000.00 Gooding $91,593,700.00 110/135 (81%) $832,670.00 $14,520,000.00 Mecum $34,651,925.00 272/555 (49%) $127,396.00 $3,795,000.00 RM $132,781,450.00 103/116 (89%) $1,289,140.00 $22,550,000.00 Russo & Steele $7,535,250.00 105/203 (52%) $71,764.00 $1,155,000.00 Worldwide $6,762,250.00 46/74 (62%) $147,005.00 $605,000.00 2017 results $317,191,475.00 717/1192 (60%) $442,387.00 Ave. $22,550,000.00 2016 results $343,359,956.00 769/1287 (60%) $446,501.00 Ave. $21,780,000.00 2017/2016 change -8% 0% -1%  N/A RM/ Sothebys… Continue reading Monterey overview

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Modern cars in depth

The new Group B race series that debuted in 1982 was taylor made for the Quattro and Audi dominated although the Long Wheelbase Quattro was soon outgunned by others. Audi decided to homologate the Quattro Sport with a 300mm shorter wheelbase and complex Carbon-Kevlar bodywork. To attain the homologation they needed to produce 200 examples… Continue reading Modern cars in depth

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Ferrari in depth

Little needs to be said regarding Ferrari and their founding, the first iconic model was the Tipo 166MM and RM are offering an iconic example. (0024MB) was a standard Touring Superleggera Barchetta that was sold to the Scuderia Marzotto in 1950 and used twice in the Targa Florio and Mille Miglia. Unfortunately Umberto Marzotto crashed… Continue reading Ferrari in depth

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Pre war cars in depth

 German BMW were successful motorcycle manufacturers when they decided to licence production of the Austin 7 and marketed it as the BMW Dixi. Without the capital of the larger competitors BMW decided to follow the incremental improvement method of development and used unitary parts where possible. The 328 was a step forward and the first… Continue reading Pre war cars in depth

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Mid century cars in depth

Abarth was established by Carlo Abarth after Piero Dusio’s Cisitalia went bankrupt, Abarth had been their race team manager and with financial backing took over the firm. Simply rebadging the Cisitalia, Abarth continued to offer wealthy amateurs and professionals cars at a time when post war rationing made them very scarce. Despite being made from… Continue reading Mid century cars in depth

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Every lot at Monterey ’17

1953 Abarth 1100 Sport 205-104 RM Monterey 18/08/2017 151 $750,000.00 $1,000,000.00 N/R $891,000 €758,944 Mid 1956 AC Ace ?? Russo & Steele Monterey 19/08/2017 641 Estimate not given Estimate not given Not Sold Not Sold N/A 1959 AC Ace Bristol BEX1003 Bonhams Quail 18/08/2017 70 $300,000.00 $350,000.00 $451,000 €384,157 29% 1957 AC Aceca Bristol BE603… Continue reading Every lot at Monterey ’17

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$1 million lots

1957 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Roadster 198.042.7500299 Bonhams Quail 18/08/2017 21 $1,000,000.00 $1,200,000.00 €850,000.00 €1,020,000.00 1987 Ferrari F40 87030 Bonhams Quail 18/08/2017 87 $1,000,000.00 $1,300,000.00 €850,000.00 €1,105,000.00 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing 198.040.5500080 Gooding Pebble Beach 18/08/2017 18 $1,000,000.00 $1,300,000.00 €850,000.00 €1,105,000.00 1937 Maserati 6CM 1540 Gooding Pebble Beach 19/08/2017 136 $1,000,000.00 $1,400,000.00 €850,000.00 €1,190,000.00 2008 Bugatti Veyron… Continue reading $1 million lots