|Gooding & Company's Scottsdale Auctions Friday Sale Realizes More Than $26 Million|
|First day auction highlights include a record-breaking 1958 Ferrari 250 GT Series 1 Cabriolet and a 1956 Ferrari 410 Superamerica Series I Coupe
Scottsdale, AZ (January 17, 2014) – Gooding & Company, the auction house acclaimed for selling the world's most significant and valuable collector cars, realized more than $26 million during the first of its two Scottsdale auctions. The energy in the salesroom was electric as the auction house sold 57 of the 59 lots, which resulted in a...[Read more...]|
|Barrett-Jackson helps raise over $2.2 million for charity during the 6th Annual Las Vegas Auction|
|Las Vegas, NV. – October 3, 2013 – Barrett-Jackson The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions™ announced today that it helped raise over $2.2 million for local and national charities during the 6th annual Las Vegas auction at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino Sept. 26-28, 2013, bringing the total amount the company has raised to date to over $57 million. lv13-saturday-siegfriedandroy-3112Funds at the automotive lifestyle event were gathered through the sale of five collector vehicles, crow...[Read more...]|
|Original 1966 Batmobile Sets World Record|
|'Kustom Kar' Legend George Barris Parts with His Most Famous Creation After 47 Years
The Original 1966 TV series Batmobile, one of the most recognized and popular pieces of entertainment history worldwide, sold for $4,620,000 and set the world record for the highest price ever fetched for a TV/Movie car, at the 42nd annual Barrett-Jackson auction in Scottsdale. The unique vehicle was offered as part of Barrett-Jackson's spectacular Salon Collection on January 19, 2013.
|Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale's 2013 Salon Collection To Include Rare 1971 Plymouth Hemi ‘Cuda Convertible|
|The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions™ to Feature One of Only 11 HEMI 'Cuda Convertibles Ever Built
Barrett-Jackson, the World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions™, announced today that it will offer one of the most desirable Mopar muscle cars ever built – the FC7-In Violet Plymouth HEMI 'Cuda Convertible, one of one in 1971 – as part of its exclusive Salon Collection at its famed Scottsdale auction, January 19, 2013. The vehicle best-known for its 'Plum Crazy' color will be alongs...[Read more...]|
|Screen Goddess' Car is the Star of Bonhams' Inaugural Sale at Scottsdale|
|Bonhams' foray into the Scottsdale auto auction week proved to be a strong success where, amidst the grounds of the beautiful and conveniently accessible AAA Four Diamond Westin Kierland Resort, an impressive and diverse line-up of cars offered buyers an unparalleled array of pedigree machinery from which to choose.
The top seller of Thursday's sale was a well-documented 1937 Mercedes-Benz 540K Cabriolet C, which brought $667,000 after a fierce bidding battle between home markets, the UK, ea...[Read more...]|