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1990 Mercedes-Benz 190 E 2.5-16 Evolution II

Homologation Special: Cosworth-powered Mercedes headed to auction

Homologation specials need to happen far more often. Remember when they were a semi-regular thing? You'd have an automaker looking to produce a brutish race car for a given racing series, but that series required the brand to build a handful of examples in street-car form. This resulted in glorious... read more

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1954 Aston Martin DB3S

Bonhams to auction off rare Aston Martins, including ex-Stirling Moss DB3S

Next month, the auction house Bonhams will set up shop on the grounds of Aston Martin's old Works factory in Newport Pagnell, England, where a number of the automaker's... read more April 12, 2016 by


 
Steve McQueen's 1971 Porsche 911

Steve McQueen Porsche 911 Headed To Auction In Paris: Video

Legendary actor, King of Cool, and racer Steve McQueen owned a lot of cars. And it's fair to say the ownership history on this 1971 Porsche 911T is a bit more complicated... read more October 20, 2015 by


 
2015 Ford Mustang Apollo Edition

Apollo Edition Ford Mustang Fetches $230,000 At Auction

Anytime a limited-edition machine is offered up to a charity auction, the car and the manufacturer or builders get a bit of spotlight, wealthy bidders get to toss around... read more July 31, 2015 by


 
The Pinnacle Portfolio

Rare Aluminum-Bodied Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing To Cross The Block In Monterey

The Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing is rare, desirable car. Yet this 1955 example is even more special. Part of the outrageous Pinnacle Portfolio collection, this car is one of... read more July 30, 2015 by


 
Final Aston Martin DBS

Final Aston Martin DBS Found: Rusty Heap Or Collector's Dream?

The DBS name has been used for several cars throughout Aston Martin's history, but as with all things automotive, there was an original. This is the last of the original... read more March 2, 2015 by


 
1956 Chevrolet Corvette SR-2 race car. Photo via Corvette Mike.

Historic Corvette SR-2 Race Car Up For Auction: Batmobile Meets Real Life

This piece of history may look like a mashup of the Batmobile and a first-generation Corvette, but it’s more significant than that. It’s the first factory-built... read more December 30, 2014 by


 
1992 Ferrari F40 converted to LM spec. Images via Hemmings.

Converted Ferrari F40 LM Mixes Racing Dreams With Street-Legal Reality

If you’ve ever hungered for a Ferrari F40, you’re not alone. If you’ve ever wanted an even more uncorked racing version of the F40, but still legal to drive... read more September 22, 2014 by


 
1990 BMW Z1. Image via Silverstone Auctions.

Pristine 122-Mile 1990 BMW Z1 Up For Auction

Imagine owning a BMW Z1: a still-modern silhouette, low and wedge-shaped; the traditional small BMW kidney grille; the unusual interior pattern; doors that slide down into... read more May 15, 2014 by


 
2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06

First 2015 Corvette Z06 Fetches $1 Million At Auction, 1964 Ford GT40 Prototype Sells For $7 Million

General Motors offered up the first retail 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 to the highest bidder during a Barrett-Jackson event at the Collector Car Auction in Palm Beach... read more April 14, 2014 by


 
1956 Maserati 450S Prototype by Fantuzzi (Image: RM Auctions)

Maserati Raced By Stirling Moss Up For Sale In Monaco

What would you do with 4 million-5.5 million euros (around $5.5m-$7.6m)? A fleet of Bugatti Veyrons, perhaps? Build the biggest garage you can and fill it with pretty much... read more April 9, 2014 by


 
1939 Lagonda V12 Hooper two door sedan

Unrestored, Pre-War Lagonda Up For Auction This April

Lagonda used to be one of Britain's finest luxury car marques, but cars wearing the famous name have been few and far between over the last few decades. Interest in the brand... read more March 25, 2014 by


 
1964 Ford GT40 Prototype offered by Mecum Auctions (Images: Mecum Auctions)

1964 Ford GT40 Prototype, Other Rare Cars Hit Mecum Auction

If you've always wanted a Ford GT40, then keep your eyes on Mecum Auctions next month as a rare 1964 prototype model is set to cross the block. ALSO SEE: Full Specs On... read more March 21, 2014 by


 
1954 Mercedes-Benz 300SL AMG - Image via RM Auctions

One Of Eleven AMG-Modded Mercedes-Benz 300SLs Up For Sale

Mercedes-Benz’s in-house tuner AMG was only established in 1967 but the company has built a handful of original 300SLs in the past, including this 1954 gullwing. As the... read more March 17, 2014 by


 
1969 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 428 Cobra Jet. Image via Ron Gilligan Auctioneering.

1969 Mustang Shelby GT500 Cobra Jet Found In Pristine Condition: Auction

A person's passing is never a time for joy. Nonetheless, silver linings do exist, and in this case, it's a silver lining that was put away and preserved for us by Larry... read more March 14, 2014 by


 
2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06  -  2014 Detroit Auto Show live photos

First 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 To Be Auctioned Off For Charity

General Motors is offering up the first retail 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 to the highest bidder, but this isn’t just a blatant money grab. Instead, the automaker will... read more March 11, 2014 by


 
 

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