|Gooding & Company Presents Post-War Sports Cars at its Amelia Island AuctionSANTA MONICA, Calif. (February 21, 2014) – Gooding & Company, the auction house acclaimed for selling the world's most significant and valuable collector cars, announces that its annual Amelia Island Auction on March 7, 2014 will feature a selection of the most collectible and superior post-war sports cars to come to auction in recent years. Standouts include a 1964 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster barn find that has never previously been offered for public sale, one of the most original sur....|
|Gooding & Company Amelia Island Auction PreviewGooding & Company, the auction house acclaimed for selling the world's most significant and valuable collector cars, will hold its annual Amelia Island Auction on Friday, March 7 on the Omni Amelia Island Plantation. |
David Gooding, President and founder: 'Originality was the driving force behind our Amelia Island Auction. As always, our specialists have a keen eye for effective preservation of blue chip category cars. Many of the outstanding examples we selected for this sale are excellent ....
|Gooding & Company's 2014 Scottsdale Auctions Bring More Than $49.4 Million• 11 new auction records set at Gooding & Company's two-day sale in 2014|
• Six cars sell above the $2 million mark and 13 cars sell above $1 million
Scottsdale, Ariz. (January 19, 2014) – Gooding & Company, the auction house acclaimed for selling the world's most significant and valuable collector cars, realized more than $49.4 million during its Scottsdale Auctions. The auction house sold 110 of 117 lots, which resulted in a 94% sales rate and an impressive average pric....
|1982 24 Hours of Le Mans: Capping Off Le Mans in the Most Dominant WayGroup 6 cars had long been ruled out by the rules makers. Yet, despite the normal amount of investment and evolution that would normally take place, the Porsche 936 would continue to be a dominant force at Le Mans throughout the late 1970s. But then came 1981. Porsche was fully invested in its latest car, the 956. However, Ickx was still convinced there was more the 936 could give and it would give its all in 1981 earning yet another Le Mans and giving Ickx a total of five victories to his name.....|
|Gooding & Company Celebrates 10th Anniversary as Global Appreciation of Cars Push Markets to New High in 2013SANTA MONICA, Calif. (November 11, 2013) – The mystique of collectable cars continues to expand enthusiasm and buyer participation around the globe. In 2013, Gooding & Company, the auction house acclaimed for selling the world's most significant and valuable collector cars, celebrated its 10th anniversary and saw new and returning bidders flock to its three auctions. Demonstrating Gooding & Company's power in the marketplace is an annual auction total of $192.6 million for 286 lots with a....|
|1955 Monaco Grand Prix: Trintignant ‘Awash' in Monegasque PraiseHeading around Tabac for the final time, Maurice Trintignant would be greeted by an enthusiastic Monegasque population. He would be the unlikely victor, but a little dip in the Mediterranean would make sure his name joined an exclusive list of Formula One race winners.|
Maurice Trintignant had started his racing career just prior to the outbreak of the Second World War. Before the war would start he would take his Bugatti and would go on to earn an impressive victory in the 1939 Grand Prix des....
|Chubb Insurance Concours D'Elégance Judging Day Winners Announced◾ Best of Show' prize goes to 1959 Ferrari 250 California Spyder LWB entered by Sarah Allen|
◾ Most prestigious judging panel in Salon Privé history congratulates all category winners for the UK's most outstanding line-up of bikes and cars in 2013
Syon Park, London, 5th September 2013 – The Chubb Insurance Concours d'Elégance judging day at Salon Privé London marked the start of the UK's premiere boutique automotive event with a stunning line-up of over 100 classic cars and bikes judge....
|Bonhams smashes multiple world records at $32.7 million Quail Lodge motorcar auctionBonhams 16th annual Carmel automotive auction – the longest running sale during the Monterey Peninsula Car Week – was a resounding success with a nearly 90 per cent sale-through rate and nearly $33 million realized.|
The Bonhams pavilion, situated on the spacious western lawns of Quail Lodge in sunny Carmel Valley, hosted an incredibly busy viewing in a lovely garden party atmosphere. Buyers from around the world came to view some of the rarest and most important cars ever offered, which resul....
|Italian thoroughbreds to feature prominently at Bonhams Quail Lodge auctionNumerous iconic and desirable models from Ferrari, Lancia, Lamborghini and more contribute to growing anticipation for this approaching sale|
San Francisco – Bonhams is delighted to announce its impressive assembly of Italian sports cars for its fast approaching 16th annual Carmel motorcar auction on August 16th.
After announcing earlier this spring the consignment of some truly exceptional and noteworthy Italian cars – most notably the one-off 1954 New York Auto Show, 1953 Fe....
|JD Classics wins Cartier Style et Luxe ‘Best of Show' at 2013 Goodwood Festival of SpeedMaldon, Essex, 15th July 2013: JD Classics showcased its road and race cars in static displays and dynamic demonstrations at the 2013 Goodwood Festival of Speed (11-14 July). Celebrating the event's 20th anniversary, over 185,000 visitors attended over the course of the weekend. |
Within the Festival of Speed site was the Cartier Style et Luxe concours d'Elegance. Now in its 19th consecutive year, for 2013 50 headline vehicles from the event's history were chosen for their rarity and be....
|1954 24 Hours of Le Mans: A French Bull Runs to Victory at Le MansEverything needs to be right amongst drivers competing for victory in the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Not only do they need to share the car over the course of a whole day but their driving styles must compliment each other. In the case of the 1954 24 Hours of Le Mans there would be no better pairing than a calm, steady Frenchman and a wild Pampas bull from Argentina.|
Prior to the 22nd running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Maurice Trintignant had already achieved a career driving a vast number of diff....
|Techno Classica auction 201375 Superb Classics coming under the auctioneer's gavel |
Coys return to the largest classic car show in Europe, Techno Classica, Essen, Germany, for their annual sale of historic sports and sports racing motor cars, which will take place on Saturday 13th April at 2PM, viewing from Wednesday 10th April. See show times.
With a superb lineup of some 75 vehicles and the added attraction of the largest display of historic cars in Europe at this important show, it is an event not to be mis....
|Gooding & Company's 2013 Scottsdale Auctions Realize $52.5 Million, up 31% from 2012• Gooding & Company breaks an Arizona auction week record selling the 1958 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spider for $8.25 million|
• Seven cars sell above the $2 million mark and 12 cars sell above $1 million
• Sixteen World Records Realized for Best-of-Category Cars Sold
SCOTTSDALE, Az. (January 20, 2013) —Gooding & Company, the auction house acclaimed for selling the world's most significant and valuable collector cars, realized $52.5 million at its annual Scottsd....
|RM Auctions Realizes $36.4 Million At Single-Day Arizona Biltmore Sale• RM generates more than $36.4 million in sales with 89 percent of all lots sold at its 14th annual Arizona sale|
• Single-day sale features selective, handpicked offering of blue-chip automobiles, eclipses 2012 Arizona sale tally by more than 42 percent
• Eight automobiles achieve million-dollar plus results with multiple new auction records set
• Top-seller: 1960 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta 'Competizione' sells for record $8,140,000
• RM continues its 2013 auction calendar with the prese....
|Pair Of 1960s Automotive Icons Take Center Stage At RM Arizona• RM Auctions secures a highly desirable 1960 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta 'Competizione' and an ultra-rare 1965 Ford GT40 for its January 18 sale in Phoenix, Arizona|
• Latest multi-million-dollar entries join a stellar list of more than 80 blue-chip collector cars, including a rare 1930 Duesenberg Model J Derham Tourster, offered for the first time in 45 years
• Frequently updated list of entries available online at rmauctions.com
BLENHEIM, Ontario (November 29, 2012) – RM A....