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Orange 1955 Aston Martin DB3S Heads to Auction
Orange 1955 Aston Martin DB3S Heads to Auction

6 Aug 2012, 08:52 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / British automaker Aston Martin decided it needed a new race car to win Le Mans with, and in 1951 the answer came in the form of the DB3. The car had some parts in common with the DB2 before it, but ...

 
1937 Mercedes 540 K Spezial Roadster Sold for Nearly $10M at Monterey
1937 Mercedes 540 K Spezial Roadster Sold for Nearly $10M at Monterey

25 Aug 2011, 09:16 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / The recently RM Auctions event at Monterey witnessed the sale of a very special Mercedes 540 K Spezial Roadster, with the hammer dropping at no less than $9,680,000. This was due to the fact that fe...

 
Rare Mercedes 500 K Roadster Could Sell for At Least $4M at Auction
Rare Mercedes 500 K Roadster Could Sell for At Least $4M at Auction

18 Aug 2011, 10:58 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / With the much awaited auction event at Monterey set to kick off tomorrow, RM Auctions is gearing up with the latest weapons, announcing that the sale of a 1935 Mercedes-Benz 500 K Roadster by Sindel...

 
Chrysler Ghia D'Elegance Coupe Up for Auction
Chrysler Ghia D'Elegance Coupe Up for Auction

17 Aug 2011, 07:12 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / The forthcoming Monterey auction will include the sale of a very special lot, coming in the form of a 1952 Chrysler D’Elegance by Ghia, RM Auctions announced. The vehicle in question, finished...

 
Hennessey Venom GT Ready to Storm Monterey
Hennessey Venom GT Ready to Storm Monterey

16 Aug 2011, 08:11 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Having just made its European debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, the Hennessey Venom GT will be making its first appearance at Monterey tomorrow, August 17th, marking the car's first offi...

 
Aston Martin One-77 and V12 Zagato US Debut to Take Place in Monterey
Aston Martin One-77 and V12 Zagato US Debut to Take Place in Monterey

16 Aug 2011, 07:06 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / A couple of stunners from Aston Martin’s jaw dropping line will make their US debuts this week, as Britain’s famous automotive brand plans a series of exclusive celebratory events around...

 
1939 Mercedes-Benz 450 K Spezial Roadster Up for Auction
1939 Mercedes-Benz 450 K Spezial Roadster Up for Auction

11 Aug 2011, 09:18 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / The forthcoming sale at Monterey is getting closer as we speak, so RM Auctions brings more and more interesting lots to our attention. Take, for example, this 1939 Mercedes-Benz 540 K with one-off &...

 
Extremely Rare Ferrari 750 Monza Spyder Up for Grabs
Extremely Rare Ferrari 750 Monza Spyder Up for Grabs

8 Aug 2011, 12:14 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / As we get closer to the much awaited event, the Monterey auction proves it will not fail to please automotive enthusiasts. The latest finding in the auction lot is one of only 35 built Ferrari 750 M...

 
Marmon HCM V12 2-Door Sedan Prototype to Fetch $1M at Auction
Marmon HCM V12 2-Door Sedan Prototype to Fetch $1M at Auction

8 Aug 2011, 07:11 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Despite its short existence, the Marmon Motor Car Company did manage to give birth to some extraordinary vehicle, one of them actually being put up for auction at the forthcoming Monterey event. The...

 
Dodge Firearrow III Concept Car to Fetch $1M at Auction
Dodge Firearrow III Concept Car to Fetch $1M at Auction

4 Aug 2011, 07:08 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / As the Monterey auction gets closer as we speak, the lots set to go under the hammer at the respective event are being revealed, with one particular item catching our attention today: a 1954 Dodge F...

 
Ford Shelby GR-1 Concept Car Up for Grabs
Ford Shelby GR-1 Concept Car Up for Grabs

1 Aug 2011, 14:58 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Joining the 2001 Ford Thunderbird Sports Roadster concept car in the sale meant to benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation is another special lot offered by Ford Motor Company. The vehicl...

 
2001 Ford Thunderbird Sports Roadster Concept Car to Be Auctioned for Charity
2001 Ford Thunderbird Sports Roadster Concept Car to Be Auctioned for Charity

1 Aug 2011, 13:05 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / A very special lot is to go under the hammer at the forthcoming Monterey auction later this month, with all the proceeds form the sale to benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. The vehic...

 
Rare 1953 Ferrari 375 America Coupe to Fetch $2M
Rare 1953 Ferrari 375 America Coupe to Fetch $2M

1 Aug 2011, 06:23 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / The forthcoming Monterey auction set to take place later this month will include the sale of a rare Italian handcrafted supercar, RM Auctions revealed. The vehicle in question is a 1953 Ferrari 375 ...

 
Italian Barn Find Trio of Rare, Luxury Vehicles Up for Grabs
Italian Barn Find Trio of Rare, Luxury Vehicles Up for Grabs

28 Jul 2011, 09:46 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / It’s not everyday that you get to run over a barn filled with rare supercars that have been lying in there without seeing the light of day for decades. So when we heard that three rare, Italia...

 
1965 Mercer Cobra Roadster Custom Up for Auction
1965 Mercer Cobra Roadster Custom Up for Auction

25 Jul 2011, 15:30 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Getting ready to roll under the hammer on August 20 at Monterey is a one-off car that is set to generate a serious amount of interest from exotic car enthusiasts. The vehicle in question is a 1965 M...

 
Steve McQueen's 1953 Siata 208S Spider Hits the Auction Block
Steve McQueen's 1953 Siata 208S Spider Hits the Auction Block

11 Jul 2011, 08:30 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Rm Auctions’ Monterey sale, scheduled to take place in California on August 19-20, is to feature the sale of a 1953 Siata 208S Spider, a car that was formerly owned by none other than the King...

 
Al Capone's Cadillac Goes Under the Hammer
Al Capone's Cadillac Goes Under the Hammer

17 Aug 2010, 07:09 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / A 1928 Cadillac that belonged to renown Chicago mobster Al Capone is to be auctioned at the upcoming Sports & Classics of Monterey event on August 20. The Caddy, which is rumored to have been us...

 
Bing Crosby’s 1966 Aston Martin DB6 Up for Auction
Bing Crosby’s 1966 Aston Martin DB6 Up for Auction

4 Aug 2010, 14:27 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / A 1966 Aston Martin DB6 that belonged to American singer and actor Bing Crosby will go under the hammer at the upcoming Monterey classic car sale by Mecum Auctions on August 14. Based on the earlier...

 
Goodbye, Monterey Historic Automobile Races
Goodbye, Monterey Historic Automobile Races

18 Aug 2009, 08:43 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The rumors regarding General Racing giving up on organizing Monterey Historic Automobile Races at the Laguna Seca Raceway after 36 years in which it did so were confirmed today by Steve Earle, presi...

 
Rare Aston Martin DB3S Goes Under the Hammer
Rare Aston Martin DB3S Goes Under the Hammer

8 Aug 2009, 11:19 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / It is one of the 20 customer DB3Ss built and one of the only three examples ordered new by Australia's "Kangaroo Stable" racing team. The 1955 DB3S, chassis number DB3S/104, is due to...