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

Auctions and Auction house

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

Auctions and Auction house · Mecum

Mecum Monterey – August 23rd – 25th

Mecum  10am, August 23rd – 25th  Mecum Monterey Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and Spa – Del Monte Golf Course 1 Old Golf Course Road Monterey, CA 93940 Mecum have proven to be very consistent with their Monterey sale despite moving from offering classics to being focused on modern collectibles. They return to Monterey for the… Continue reading Mecum Monterey – August 23rd – 25th

Auctions and Auction house · Bonhams

Bonhams Quail Lodge – August 24th 2018

https://www.bonhams.com/auctions/24811/?department=MOT-CAR#/aa0=1&MR0_length=100&w0=list&aj0=lot_number_asc&m0=0 10:00 PDT Quail Lodge’s West Field 7000 Valley Greens Drive (at Rancho San Carlos Rd) Carmel CA 93923 Bonhams hosted a sale in Monterey from the late 1990s and the advent of the Quail concours saw them partner with Michael Kadoorie and his Peninsula Hotel business and become part of their Friday event. This… Continue reading Bonhams Quail Lodge – August 24th 2018

Auctions and Auction house · RM Sothebys

RM Monterey – August 24th & 25th 2018

https://rmsothebys.com/en/home/lots/MO18 5:30, August 24th & 25th  Monterey Conference Center 1 Portola Plaza Monterey, California United States 93940 RM was a small Canadian company when it took over the Monterey Sportscar auction in the late 1990s from Rick Cole. Rick Cole had run a series of relatively successful classic car auctions back in the 1980s with… Continue reading RM Monterey – August 24th & 25th 2018