|Jochen Mass: The Mass-ter Breakthrough|
The city of Munich, Germany is one of the leading academic cities in the world hosting numerous, and famous, universities within its limits. It would be against this backdrop, in September of 1946, that Jochen Richard Mass would be born. Fittingly, he would become a true well-rounded and respected academic of the world of motor racing. But he needed that breakthrough that would define his career.
While the city would have its darker moments in history, there would be very little do...[Read more...]|
|Renowned Dingman Collection Joins RM's Expanding 2012 Calendar|
|Building on its reputation as the specialists for private and estate collection sales, RM Auctions is delighted to announce the addition of The Dingman Collection to its expanding 2012 calendar. Scheduled June 8 – 9 in Hampton, New Hampshire, just 50 miles from Boston, Massachusetts, the upcoming sale is a continuation of RM's highly successful Dingman auction in 2006.
The result of many years of careful and meticulous acquisition by prominent businessman, investor and philanthropist, Michael...[Read more...]|
|58th PEBBLE BEACH CONCOURS d'ELEGANCE NAMES 1938 ALFA ROMEO ‘BEST OF SHOW'|
| ||More than 200 Classic Cars from 12 Countries are Showcased During Competition Along California's Monterey Coast
A 1938 Alfa Romeo owned by Jon and Mary Shirley of Medina, Wash., was named 'Best of Show' at the 58thth fairway of Pebble Beach Golf Links®. Proceeds from raffles, auctions, sponsorships and gate receipts helped contribute more than $1.3 million to charity for the third consecutive year.
Jon Shirley, the former president and chief operating officer of Microsoft who r...[Read more...]|
|2008 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance® to Feature Lancia, Lamborghini and General Motors Centennial|
| ||Events of Pebble Beach Automotive Week Culminate with Aug. 17 Show
The 58th annual Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, Sunday, Aug. 17, 2008 at The Lodge at Pebble Beach™, will showcase the historic Italian marque Lancia, Italian super sports car Lamborghini and the General Motors centennial. The full field of 175 collector cars will also include several special classes.
'Fantastic styling, an impressive race history and innovative engineering are earmarks of Lancia's more than 10...[Read more...]|
|EPIC COLLECTION OF VINTAGE AUTOMOBILES AND MEMORABILIA EXEMPLIFIES CLASSIC ERA OF HOLLYWOOD STYLE|
| ||The curtain will rise on an epic collection of vintage automobiles and memorabilia, June 27th to 29th as RM Auctions presents the esteemed private collection of Mr. Art Astor.
A California native and 50 year broadcasting veteran, Astor is a renowned entrepreneur and passionate collector, having built one of the country's most impressive and diverse collections of vintage automobiles and pre and postwar memorabilia.
Encompassing over 250 vehicles, Astor's remarkable fleet of classic car...[Read more...]|