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    Fonzie's Triumph motorcycle up for auction
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    Classic television fanatics and motorcycle aficionados alike can rejoice in the news that the Triumph Trophy TR5 ridden by one Arthur Fonzarelli in "Happy Days" has been found lurking in a motorcycle shop. The bike effectively vanished after the sitcom wrapped up in 1984, leaving collectors to ...

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    Bonhams auctions one-of-a-kind Bertone Spicup concept at BMW Museum
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    It's not every day that concept cars go up for grabs. The automakers and design studios that craft them typically hold on to their show cars for posterity, putting them away in archives that we'd imagine resemble the end scene from Raiders of the Lost Ark or else putting them in their own museums ...

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    Classic Jaguar XK150 gets Minor adjustments, goes to the dogs
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    Those who love both dogs and sports cars often find that their two passions can't exist together in perfect harmony. A man named Geoffrey Stevens thought differently, and in the 1970s, he decided to build a car that would allow him to prove his point. We're not going to speculate here that drugs ...

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    Report: Monterey car auctions to gross estimated $230 million in sales
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    There are no less than five auctions slated for this week in Monterey, with literally hundreds of collectable cars up for sale. Bonhams, Gooding & Company, Mecum, RM and Russo and Steele have all been consigning cars for the past several months to try and lure in the thousands of automotive ...

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    Maharaja's tiger-hunting Rolls-Royce brings the firepower to Quail auction
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    You expect to find all sorts of optional equipment on a Rolls-Royce. It could be pearl-inlayed veneers or a special paint job. But this example is something else entirely. Crafted for Sahib Bahadur – also known as Umed Singh II, Maharaja of Kotah – this 1925 Rolls-Royce New Phantom ...

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    Gianni Agnelli's own Fiat 600 Jolly beach car up for auction
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    When you're the owner and chairman of your own automotive empire, you can drive pretty much anything you want. No, not "pretty much" – absolutely. And this was Gianni Agnelli's choice. Known as the Jolly, this custom 1959 Fiat 600 beach car was built to order by Carrozzeria Ghia at a ...

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    NART Ferrari 512 BB/LM on the auction block for $2 million
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    When Ferrari debuted the Berlinetta Boxer to replace the iconic Daytona in 1971, it was a revolutionary step forward. It was the first mid-engine Ferrari road car, and following hot on the heels of the Lamborghini Miura, one of the first mid-engined sports cars on the market. Unfortunately it ...

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    Two Wheels: 1954 AJS E95 Porcupine could smash auction records at $750k
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    A rare motorcycle coming up for auction looks poised to break records when the gavel drops at Bonhams' auction at the Quail Lodge in Carmel, California, come this August. Called the Porcupine (due to the spiked cooling fins on its cylinder heads), this 1954 racing bike was one of just four ...

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    Report: BMW M1 art car by Frank Stella headed for the auction block
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    In a perfect world, maybe the world's top museums would have infinite space and infinite resources to acquire and display every significant piece of artistic creation they could get their hands on. But, as we are all at times painfully aware, this is an imperfect world. Which is why the ...

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    Aston Martin CEO Ulrich Bez to auction his own Rapide for Japan disaster relief
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    Presiding over any large corporation has its demands, but also its share of perks. Especially when the company in question is an automaker like Aston Martin. The British carmaker's chief executive Dr. Ulrich Bez has his own Rapide to drive to and from work every day and also to represent the ...

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    Bonhams to auction McQueen's Husqvarna, memorabilia at the Quail Lodge
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    Steve McQueen is revered by gearheads as an enthusiastic owner and driver of all sorts of cars, from a brown '63 Ferrari 250 GT Lusso to a teal '58 GMC pickup and everything in between. But the King of Cool was equally into motorcycles, and rode them regularly. Arguably one of the most ...

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    Barn finds classier in Britain, Aston Martin DB4 convertible heads to Bonhams
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    In the U.S., there are plenty of stories about amazing vehicles found in barns. Tales of rare Cobras, forgotten Corvettes and misplaced muscle cars are the subjects of books and dreams. Now, a long-forgotten treasure has recently been unearthed in the United Kingdom, and somewhere David Brown is ...

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    This Ferrari was John Lennon's first car, and it's up for auction at Bonhams
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    John Lennon's 1965 Ferrari 330 GT – Click above for high-res image gallery
    A Ferrari is a heck of a first car to start off with. But then John Lennon was a heck of a guy. The famous singer-songwriter and Beatles frontman didn't get his driver's license until 1965. By then he was 25 and one ...

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    Celebrity Classics up for grabs from Bonhams at Brooklands
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    Pan's Labyrinth 1936 Rolls-Royce Phantom III by Inskip – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Few auction houses have dealt with as many celebrity automobiles as Bonhams, and the upcoming event at Brooklands is poised to carry on the tradition. Among the lots up for grabs during the ...

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    1962 Mercedes-Benz 300SL headlines Baumberger auction
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    Peter F. Baumberger's 1962 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Roadster – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Part of the collection of the late Swiss enthusiast Peter F. Baumberger, a gentleman racer in his day and founder of the Switzerland's Ferrari club, this '62 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Roadster is ...

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    Rare Aston Martin DB5 convertible drives $5.6 Million in sales at Goodwood
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    1965 Aston Martin DB5 Vantage Convertible – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Britain has produced more than its fair share of memorable classics, but arguably few as seductive as the classic Aston Martins of the 1960s. Introduced in 1963, the DB5 benefited from several generations of ...

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    Bonhams auction at Aston Martin Works Service most successful yet
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    11th Annual Bonhams Auction at Aston Martin Works Service – Click above for high-res image gallery
    If you want to get your hands on a pristine or historically significant vintage Aston Martin, there's only one place to go: Bonhams' auction at the old Works Service in Newport Pagnell. Think ...

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    Aston Martin from Goldfinger reportedly found in UK barn, set for auction
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    In 1964 a special effects designer used an Aston Martin DB4 as a practice prop for the real DB4 used in the movie Goldfinger. In 1974 he put it in a garage, where it sat until recently. Now it's being put up for sale at Aston Martin's annual factory auction, held at Newport Pagnell and run by ...

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    "If you have the means, we highly recommend picking one up" [w/video]
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    Ferris Bueller's Day Off – Selected Ferrari movie clips – Click above to watch the video
    When a legitimate Ferrari 250GT Spyder California goes on sale at auction, the ultra-rare droptops can fetch $10 million or more. The are two reasons the 250GT fetches so much cash: because there ...

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    Porsche family auctioning off watch collection
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    Porsche family watch collection – Click above for image gallery
    Times are tough for the Porsche family. Amidst the merger with Volkswagen, their company just suffered a $6.6 billion loss. But we didn't think things were this bad for the descendants of Ferdinand Porsche until Bonhams ...

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