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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 only 29 aluminum-bodied Gullwings built. It will cross the block next month in the RM Auctions sale held in conjunction with... read more

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1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 S NART Spider - Image via RM Auctions

1967 Ferrari 275 GTB NART Spider Sets Record At Pebble Beach Auction

Action at several of the auctions taking place over the weekend at the 2013 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance served as yet another indication that the passion for... read more August 19, 2013 by 

1967 Toyota 2000 GT, from Don Davis Collection, sold at auction for $1.15 million by RM Auctions

James Bond-Style 1967 Toyota 2000 GT Sells For $1.15 Million

James Bond may be irretrievably linked to Aston Martins, the DB5 in particular, but he's driven quite a number of other vehicles during his 50-year movie career. Unloved... read more May 14, 2013 by 

The 1959 BMW Isetta 'Whatta Drag' - image: RM Auctions

Hot Wheels In Real Life: A Chevy V-8 Powered BMW Isetta Dragster

We’ve seen a lot of crazy automotive creations over the years, some of which worked and some of which didn’t. We’re no fans of the Smart ForTwo, but cram a... read more January 30, 2013 by 

Bruce Weiner's 1973 Datsun 240Z - image: RM Auctions

Time Capsule 1973 Datsun 240Z Hits The Block

On February 15, the vehicles of the Bruce Weiner Microcar Museum, located in Madison, Georgia, will be sold by RM Auctions. Among its inventory is a car that certainly... read more January 25, 2013 by 

1965 Ford GT40 - image: RM Auctions

1965 Ford GT40 Expected To Hit $3 Million At Auction

In 1963, the Ford Motor Company very nearly became the owner of Ferrari. Ford reportedly invested millions of dollars on due diligence, only to have Enzo Ferrari back out of... read more December 5, 2012 by 

Paul McCartney's 1964 Aston Martin DB5

Paul McCartney’s Aston Martin DB5 Fetches Over $490,000 At Auction

While it may not have drawn the same $4.1 million selling price as the heavily-modified Aston Martin DB5 used in the filming of Goldfinger, the DB5 formerly owned by former... read more November 5, 2012 by 

1903 Ford Model A Rear Entry Tonneau - Image: RM Auctions

Ford's Oldest Known Survivor Sells For $264k

Last month, we told you that a rare 1903 Ford Model A Rear Entry Tonneau would be crossing the block in mid-October, at the RM Auctions sale in Hershey, Pennsylvania. Built... read more October 16, 2012 by 

1903 Ford Model A Rear Entry Tonneau - Image: RM Auctions

Oldest Ford Motor Company Car To Cross The Block (Again)

The oldest known surviving product of Ford Motor Company, a 1903 Model A Rear Entry Tonneau, has had only five owners since it left the factory over a century ago. On October... read more September 10, 2012 by 

1956 Ferrari 250 GT LWB Berlinetta 'Tour de France,' chassis 0585GT - image: RM Auctions

1956 Ferrari 250 GT LWB Berlinetta, 1 Of 9 Built, For Sale In Monterey: Video

Ferrari’s 250 GT series debuted at the 1956 Geneva Motor Show, bodied by Boano and for sale to the public for homologation purposes. Racing versions of the car, known... read more August 13, 2012 by 

1955 Aston Martin DB3S, chassis 118 - image: RM Auctions

1955 Aston Martin DB3S Hits The Block In Monterey

In the 1950s, Aston Martin desperately wanted to prove itself in international sports car competition. While its DB2 was successful at Le Mans in-class, an overall victory... read more August 2, 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 

1937 Mercedes-Benz 500 K Roadster

Court Says Classic Mercedes Was Stolen, May Belong To Pyrm Family

A German court has ruled that the 1937 Mercedes-Benz 500K Special Roadster purchased by Dutch collector Frans van Haren in 2011 was illegally liberated from Germany as a... read more June 4, 2012 by 

A 1987 Ferrari F40 Prototype/GT

Ferrari F40 Prototype To Hit The Block In Monaco

Ferrari’s F40 supercar took the world by storm when it was introduced to the public in 1987. More than any other car that preceded it, the F40 looked the part of a race... read more April 12, 2012 by 

The 1953 Corvette, chassis number five. Image: RM Auctions

Fifth Chevy Corvette Ever Built Hits The Auction Block

In the 58 years since the first Corvette was built, the model has become an American icon, a halo car for Chevrolet and an aspirational, American-built sports car for... read more December 23, 2011 by 

The 1980 Ferrari Pinin concept. Image: RM Auctions

Ferrari's First Four-Door Hits The Block: 1980 Pinin Concept

The Ferrari Pinin concept was introduced at the 1980 Turin Motor Show, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Italian design company Pininfarina. Named for Battista Farina... read more October 5, 2011 by 


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