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2008 Aston Martin DBS from Quantum of Solace

James Bond Aston Martin Up For Auction

To help celebrate the 50th anniversary of James Bond movies, yes, it’s been 50 years since Dr. No, auction house Christie’s will be offering up 40 different pieces of Bond memorabilia for sale, the highlight of which will be the 2008 Aston Martin DBS supercar actor Daniel Craig piloted... read more

September 11, 2012 by
 
1936 Mercedes-Benz 540K Special Roadster - image courtesy of Gooding & Company

Pebble Beach Auctions Generate Serious Sales Despite Sagging Global Economy

If you read (or watch) the news, doom and gloom over the economy on both sides of the Atlantic is nearly inescapable. While the world may be on the brink of economic ruin... read more August 23, 2012 by


 
1936 Mercedes-Benz 540K Special Roadster - image courtesy of Gooding & Company

1936 Mercedes-Benz 540K Special Roadster Could Set Auction Price Record

Dating back to an era when style was as important as function, and there was no such thing as “over-engineered,” the Mercedes-Benz 540K was likely the pinnacle of... read more August 17, 2012 by


 
2013 Bentley Continental GT Speed

2013 Bentley Continental GT Speed Makes North American Debut At Pebble Beach

Luxury automaker Bentley has chosen the 2012 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance for the North American debut of its fastest-ever production model, the 2013 Continental GT... read more August 17, 2012 by


 
GM CEO Dan Akerson and his 1958 Chevrolet Corvette that will be sold for charity

GM CEO’s Personal 1958 Chevy Corvette To Be Auctioned For Charity

A 1958 Chevrolet Corvette finished in Regal Turquoise will be auctioned off for charity, with all proceeds going to aid Habitat for Humanity Detroit, a nonprofit organization... read more August 17, 2012 by


 
Clark Gable's 1935 Duesenberg JN - image: Gooding & Company

Gooding & Company To Sell Clark Gable's 1935 Dusenberg: Video

When it comes to Hollywood stars, few were bigger than Clark Gable. While his early films (some silent) brought him recognition, it was his roles in “It Happened One... read more August 7, 2012 by


 
Rendering of 2014 Corvette from eBay ad

2014 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale On Ebay

It’s going to be a while before you can walk into your local Chevy dealer and drive away in a 2014 Corvette. Perhaps the most eagerly anticipated Corvette model in... read more August 6, 2012 by


 
Carroll Shelby's 2009 Mustang GT500KR - image: Vicari Auctions

Carroll Shelby's Own 2009 Mustang GT500KR Heads To Auction

The death of automotive icon Carroll Shelby has created increased demand for anything with the Texan’s name on it, especially cars. While a Shelby American car signed... read more August 2, 2012 by


 
Corvettes at Carlisle, 2011 - image: Carlisle Events

Meet With GM Engineers At Corvettes At Carlisle

If you’re into Corvettes (and what we’ll call the Corvette lifestyle), you already know that a pilgrimage to Corvettes at Carlisle is a requirement on your bucket... read more August 1, 2012 by


 
Sir Henry 'Tim' Birkin's Blower Bentley 4 1/2 Liter sells for record price at Goodwood

Zero To $7 Million In 3 Minutes With A Blower Bentley: Video

Tim Birkin's record-setting Blower Bentley is a rolling, running, racing piece of history. It's also the most expensive Bentley ever purchased at auction as of last weekend... read more July 30, 2012 by


 
1954 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing Coupe pre-production #41 of 50

1954 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Pre-Production Gullwing: $850,000

If you've got $850,000 burning a hole in your (gigantic) pocket, we'd be hard-pressed to suggest a better buy than this 1954 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing Coupe prototype... read more July 27, 2012 by


 
1968 Corvette L-88 racer, for sale at RM Auctions in Monterey - image courtesy of  RM Auctions

Well-Documented 1968 Corvette L-88 Racer Hits The Block In Monterey

Almost since their debut in 1953, Chevrolet Corvettes have been a fixture at both club and professional-level racing events around the world. While many of us associate the... read more July 23, 2012 by


 
1928 Bentley Bobtail  - image credit Mathieu Huertault, Gooding & Company

Four Historically Significant Race Cars Hit The Block In Monterey

When it comes to collector cars, those with documented racing histories are generally among the most valuable. If the cars are all original yet immaculately preserved, the... read more July 11, 2012 by


 
Sir Henry 'Tim' Birkin's Blower Bentley 4 1/2 Liter sells for record price at Goodwood

Birkin Blower Bentley Sets Record Auction Price At Bonhams Goodwood

The Bentley four-and-a-half liter is a racing legend. Known as the "Blower" Bentley, the big-engined, supercharged hot rod was, at the time, an incredibly powerful beast at... read more June 29, 2012 by


 
Ford 'Red Tails' Tuskegee Airmen Mustang built for EAA AirVenture 2012

Ford Previews Custom ‘Red Tails’ Mustang For EAA AirVenture 2012

For the fifth straight year, Ford has delivered a special example of its iconic Mustang muscle car to be auctioned off at the annual EAA AirVenture aviation show taking place... read more June 28, 2012 by


 
A 1971 Fiat 500, part of Prince Ranier III's collection

Prince Of Monaco Selling Down The Family Car Collection

Monaco’s Prince Ranier III was known as an avid collector of cars. Unlike many with a passion for accumulating automobiles, though, Prince Ranier didn’t seem to... read more June 27, 2012 by


 
 

 
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