This 1934 Ford LeBaron custom body Ford sedan was one of only 165 produced by Ford Motor Co. in 1934. This car was displayed at the Ford Motor Company 100th Anniversary in Dearborn, MI.
The vehicle has a 112-inch wheelbase and is powered by the 221 cubic-inch V-8 engine producing 90 horsepower. It is possible the original owner was Eddy Cantor as the current owner has a photograph of Mrs. Cantor and her daughter getting out of a 7-passenger at their home in Central Park, New York.
RM Auctions, the world's largest auction house for investment-quality automobiles, will hold its Amelia Island, Florida, sale on March 8th at the Ritz-Carlton.
As the official auction house of the Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance, RM's Amelia Island sale will feature a magnificent selection of more than 80 handpicked automobiles, with an emphasis on important and historic sports and racing cars, along with elegant coachbuilt classics. Full events details, including a frequently ...[Read more...]
When these two vehicles won Best of Show honors at major Concours d'Elegance events, they both were owned by Judge Joseph Cassini III. The green colored Chrysler 4 door Phaeton with tan convertible top wears coachwork by LeBaron. In 2012, it won the Best of Show title (for an American car) at the Concours d'Elegance of America at St. Johns. The other car is a Packard 2 door Convertible Victoria with coachwork by Dietrich. It won this years Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance Best of Show honors...[Read more...]
LAS VEGAS – Sept. 24, 2013 – Shelby American, a wholly owned subsidiary of Carroll Shelby International Inc. (CSBI:PK), has announced they will donate and install a 2014 Shelby GT500 Super Snake performance package to be auctioned off during the 40th Anniversary of the famous Cattle Baron's Ball to raise funds for cancer research through the American Cancer Society. This year's highly-anticipated and extravagant Cattle Baron's Ball will be held on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, at the legendary...[Read more...]
The competition showcased 248 cars, including 48 from abroad
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (August 18, 2013) -- A 1934 Packard 1108 Twelve Dietrich Convertible Victoria owned by Joseph and Margie Cassini III of West Orange, New Jersey, was named Best of Show at the 63rd Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, held Sunday on the 18th fairway of Pebble Beach Golf Links at Pebble Beach Resorts. The event showcased 248 cars from 36 states and 12 countries and raised $1,277,007 for charity.
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• Exceptional 1932 Packard Twin Six Sport Phaeton and 1933 Marmon Sixteen Five-Passenger Sedan with Michigan collector heritage lead RM's sale at the Inn at St. John's, in Plymouth, Michigan, on July 27
• As the official auction of the Concours d'Elegance of America at St. John's, the single-day sale features a superb roster of 80 historic automobiles
• Additional sale highlights include a 1948 Chrysler Town & Country Convertible, a 1956 Austin-Healey 100M 'Dealer-Prepared' Le Mans BN2 Roadste...[Read more...]