Some 1,500 bidders and guests braved recent flood warnings in Texas Hill Country to attend the no-reserve sale of 104 vehicles from the estate of the late Ron Brown. Continue reading
Artcurial Motorcars and RM Sotheby’s have announced early consignments for their classic car auctions to be held during Retromobile next February in Paris.
Catching the eyes of hot rodders, import fans, and domestic lovers at SEMA 2015 was Corey Hosford’s Nissan S14, known as the “Boss 14” making its debut at SEMA 2015.
George Barris, the Southern California “King of Kustomizers” best-known today for his creation of the original Batmobile for the 1960s TV show, died Thursday at his Encino home. He was 89. Continue reading
Classic car collectors who like something a little different than the usual motorized vehicles might be interested to know that several “attraction ride cars” from Disneyland will be offered at Van Eaton Galleries’ “Collecting Disneyland” auction November 21 in Sherman Oaks, California.
According to Van Eaton Galleries, which specializes in animation artwork and collectibles, this is a “rare opportunity to own original Disneyland attraction ride cars.” Continue reading
Celebrity ownership by the late comedy icon Peter Sellers should bring a solid boost to the sale of a rare 1966 Lotus Elan S2 roadster when it crosses the block at Silverstone’s auction November 14 in Birmingham, England. Continue reading
Today, November 6, the AACA Museum in Pennsylvania hosts its 6th annual Autos & Ales event as the museum switches gears for the holiday season. On November 11, the museum offers free admission to all veterans and special military vehicles will be on display from the museum’s collection.
European collector cars, especially sports and GT models, are holding their strong values on the Continent as they are in the U.S., with Artcurial Motorcars reaching a solid $8 million result from its Automobiles sur les Champs auction Sunday in Paris, with 80 percent of the 77 cars sold before a packed house of spectators and participants. Continue reading
Recently, Mike and Jim Ring, the RingBrothers, worked with a Russian client, whom they have never met and for that matter, never spoke with directly, to develop an off-the-wall car that will be shipped to London after the 2015 SEMA Show this week in Las Vegas. Continue reading
Auctions America rounded out the 2015 auction year with its inaugural “boutique” sale at Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, where collector car sales exceeded $5.4 million, including auction fees. Continue reading