Auctions

 
1932 Ford “Pete Henderson” Roadster

Hot rod that beat the horse in a race headed to auction

In 1944, a California teenager’s hopped-up Ford won a race against a horse and gained fame. Now that car is being offered at RM Sotheby’s Hershey sale. It’s the tale — or since there’s a horse involved, should it be that tail? — of the teenager’s hot rod... read more

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1993 Porsche 911 Carrera RSR for sale

1993 Porsche 911 RSR with 6 miles on the odo sells for $2.3M

If you have a desirable 911, it might be time to think about sending it across a high-end auction block because classic Porsches are fetching top dollar these days. If you... read more May 31, 2017 by


 
Ferrari 275 GTB/4 prototype heads to auction

Ferrari 275 GTB/4 chassis number one heading to auction

The famed Ferrari 250 GTO cars are insanely valuable beasts. They are, effectively, unicorns of the automotive world. There's another Ferrari that's quite rare, and this one... read more May 6, 2017 by


 
McLaren P1 auctioned off at the Amelia Island Concours

McLaren P1 fetches record $2.39M for good cause

What would you do if you could afford to buy pretty much whatever you liked? Would you use your wealth to buy expensive toys or would you share the love? You should know... read more March 17, 2017 by


 
1949 Aston Martin DB Mk II, copyright and courtesy of Gooding & Company, photo by Mathieu Heurtault

David Brown-driven 1949 Aston Martin DB Mk II prototype up for auction

The name David Brown is key to the history of Aston Martin. The entrepreneur and former tractor builder purchased the company in 1947. The first car built under Brown's... read more February 21, 2017 by


 
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... read more December 23, 2016 by


 
1990 Ferrari F40 for sale

Another Ferrari F40 is heading to auction

It seems Ferrari F40 owners are keen to move a few units as of late. One of the grandest supercars of all time has been popping up in a number of auctions recently, and we... read more December 20, 2016 by


 
1973 Porsche 911S Targa

New classic car auctioneer promises the finest

The classic car auction world just got a little more crowded, but the promotional video released by The Finest Automobile Auctions suggests that this company may live up to... read more June 10, 2016 by


 
Bentley Continental GT S V8 Convertible by Sir Peter Blake

Bentley "pop art" Continental GT headed to auction

Bentley has teamed up with British pop art icon Sir Peter Blake for a new, one-of-a-kind take on the company's Continental GT V8 S Convertible. The brightly-colored droptop... read more April 15, 2016 by


 
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


 
 

 
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