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    Event Alert: January Calendar of Automotive Events

    This year's Detroit Auto Show (NAIAS) should be even bigger than last year despite dropouts
    Thanks to your suggestions, last month we added a Google Calendar after the jump so you can bookmark it and constantly receive updates as we add them. We appreciate all of your input and hope you find our ...

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    Two 1950's show cars up for grabs at January RM auction

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the 1954 Dodge Firearrow III Sport Concept The annual auctions in Arizona are a little more than a month away, and RM has put together an impressive lineup of vehicles that will be crossing the block. The highlight will probably be an original 1963 Corvette ...

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    McLaren F1 fetches record 2,530,000 at RM London auction

    Click above for a high resolution image of the record setting McLaren F1 Despite the slow economy there are still people out there with money to burn, as evidenced by the recent auction in London put on by RM and Sotheby's. In addition to a pair of classic Ferraris going for over £2.2 ...

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    Rare 1963 Corvette Grand Sport to be auctioned in January

    Click above for gallery of the 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport. There are quite a few legendary Corvettes – the L88, ZL1 and Z06 to name a few – and modern day super Vettes will no doubt become future automotive icons, as well. None of them, however, have the status of the 1963 ...

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    Monterey 2008: Million dollar Ferraris at the RM Auction

    Click above for a high resolution image The RM sports and classic car auction is one of our favorite events during the Monterey weekend. The laid back atmosphere and incredible selection of cars makes the event a perennial occurrence on our schedule. This year's event was particularly impressive, ...

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    Inside Line picks top ten cars to be auctioned in Monterey

    The Monterey weekend is packed with events for every type of car enthusiast. While the majority will go to simply look at the cars, a select few will make the trek to Northern California to possibly put a new car in the garage. There are no fewer than five different auctions during the weekend - ...

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    P-51-engined Cramer Comet goes on the block at Pebble Beach

    Click above for high-res gallery of the Cramer CometThere are hot rods, there are hot rods, and then there's "Um... what is that?" Tom Cramer, an ex-GI and mechanic in Omaha says, "I wanted to see what would happen if you put a really high powered engine in a chassis." Sound familiar? That was in ...

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    1961 Ferrari California Spyder sells for record $10,894,900

    Click above for high-res gallery of this record-breaking Ferrari This past weekend a new record was set for the highest amount paid for a car at a vintage auction by a 1961 Ferrari California Spyder selling for $10,894,900 after auction fees. The sale was at RM Auction's second annual "Ferrari ...

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    Mouthwatering list shapes up for mega Ferrari auction at Fiorano

    Back in January we brought you news of the first Ferraris being lined up for auction by RM's second annual event at the Fiorano test track in Maranello. With the event now quickly approaching on May 18, a mouthwatering roster of rare thoroughbreds is materializing. In addition to the one-off ...

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    The Amelia Island Concours readies first time auctions of one-of-a-kind Fords

    The 13th Amelia Island Concours -- called by some the Pebble Beach of the East Coast -- will begin on March 7th at the Ritz-Carlton on Amelia Island in Florida. Held on the last two holes of the Ritz's golf course, this year's event will host 250 rare cars from private collections and museums, the ...

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    Auction Action: Unrestored 1911 Olds sold for $1.65 million

    In 1911, Oldsmobile built only 159 examples of its Limited series touring car. Today, only three are known to exist, and only one of those has ever been restored. At the Vintage Motor Cars at Hershey auction last week, the last remaining 1911 Olds Limited was sold for $1.65 million still wearing ...

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    Pebble Beach Week 2007: RM Auction brings some big numbers

    Click image for gallery of live auction results from Drew Phillips of Fast-Autos.netRM brought some really impressive machinery into Monterey this year and seems to have gone home with a fair bit of coin in its coffers. We showed you a few highlight vehicles that we stumbled across outside the ...

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    Pebble Beach Week 2007: RM Auction preview

    This year's RM Monterey Sports & Classic Car Auction will take place on Friday and Saturday. Similar to our experience at Russo & Steele, we got some pics of a few of the top draws while the cars were being unloaded at the venue. In the case of the RM offerings, we stumbled across some real ...

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    Bernie Ecclestone to make even more money selling his car collection

    On October 31st in Battersea Park, London, RM Auctions will be selling 50 cars from the private collection of Bernie Ecclestone at the Automobiles of London auction. What kind of cars does the notoriously particular F1 supremo collect: among the lot are a 1933 Marmon Sixteen Victoria Coupe, 1950 ...

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    McMullen's 1953 Corvette sells for $400,000 at auction

    RM Auctions just concluded their sell-off of part of the The McMullen Collection in Lapeer, MI. Besides a 1931 Duesenberg that went for $1.35 million (before the 10% auction fees), and a 1930 Cadillac V16 that drew a top bid of $960,000, one of the most spectacular lots was a near perfect 1953 ...

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    Ferrari auction nets record ???6,875,000 bid

    click above image for more picsRM Auctions and Sotheby's just concluded an historic auction at Ferrari headquarters that produced the greatest price ever paid for a Ferrari. Among the nearly $50 million worth of Ferraris sold, the record LeMans-winning 1962 Ferrari 330 TRI/LM Testa Rosa Spyder was ...

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    2007 RM Auctions, Arizona: Mega gallery

    Here we bring you another mega gallery of random shots that didn't make our main posts from Auction Week in Arizona. Barrett-Jackson, the huge carnival with 1200+ vehicles held at Westworld, is the one that gets the lion's share of coverage. Russo and Steele is like B-J's little brother with its ...

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    2007 RM Auction, Scottsdale: Porsche RS 61 Spyder Sold at $800,000

    1961 Porsche RS 61 Sports Racing Spyder -- LOT 248 Sold at $800,000 gavel priceThis gorgeous Porsche Spyder is one of 14 RS 61 racers developed for the 1961 season. It was an evolution of Porsche's Spyder series of road racers that included the 550, RSK and RS 60. This model has a long and ...

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    2007 RM Auction, Scottsdale: 1927 Bugatti Type 37A Grand Prix Car Sold at $445,000

    1927 Bugatti Type 37A Grand Prix Car – Lot 271 Sold at $445,000As if being a Bugatti weren't cool enough, this is one of their legendary GP cars from the heyday of Bugatti track domination. It also happens to hold the distinction of once being a UK Speed Record-Setter. This ex-Chris Staniland ...

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    2007 RM Auction, Scottsdale: 1966 Ferrari Dino 206 SP Unsold at $1 MIL

    1966 Ferrari Dino 206 SP - Lot 283 Unsold at $1,000,000My favorite car here this week. Well, there are about 100 cars I'll probably say that about if prodded. It's really that amazing of a week. Sports cars, muscle cars, hot rods, customs, and racecars everywhere you look that would qualify for ...


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