Gooding's auction in Monterey cleared over $128 million in classic cars sales, including three that topped $10 million. A 1961 Ferrari 250 GT SWB California Spider led the pack by selling for $16.83 million.
1956 Ferrari 250 GT Berlinetta Competizione 'Tour De France' Commands $13.2 Million
Over three days RM Sotheby's sold $172.7 million of vehicles in Monterey, including the highest price ever paid for a Jaguar at auction. The sale of a 1956 Ferrari 250 GT Berlinetta Competizione 'Tour de France' brought $13.2 million.
Bonhams' 2015 auction at the Quail Lodge was led by a 1959 Ferrari 250 GT Competizione Alloy Berlinetta that sold for $8.525 million. Prancing Horses were four of the five highest selling cars in the sale.
The 25 vehicles in RM Sotheby's Pinnacle Portfolio collection were all special, but at the end of the night four Ferraris were among the auctions top five sellers. The only one to break the Prancing Horse's lead was a very rare examples of the McLaren F1.
Solid 50-percent appreciation for a Bavarian roadster and a Bolognese sport-ute sold at auction in Detroit this past weekend show that multi-million-dollar classics aren't the only cars that can prove a wise financial investment.
This is the car that started a string of victories for Ferrari at the Tour de France in the hands of the Marquis de Portago, securing its handle and place in history. Now it's going up for auction in Monterey.
All of the intellectual property rights to the Saleen S7, S7R, and S5S Raptor are currently up for sale. The collection also includes six remaining S7 chassis and any other remaining inventory and parts for the supercars.
Harry Metcalfe is sharing some of his Porsche knowledge in a new video. He tells what to look for when buying a 911, whether a classic 1972 coupe or a more modern 964-chassis RS Clubsport. They're both wonderful examples to check out.
An Italian car with leather trim can be a thing of beauty, but hardly uncommon. This first example of the freshly updated Fiat 500, though, wears its hides on the outside, and is being auctioned off for charity.
The Apollo Edition Mustang is a customized one-off for charity that takes inspiration from the program that sent a man to the moon. It's Ford's eighth model to benefit the Experimental Aircraft Association's work to get kids flying.