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Rarest Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing Driven by Sir Stirling Moss Is on Auction
Rarest Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing Driven by Sir Stirling Moss Is on Auction

3 Nov 2015, 09:48 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Every classic car is a piece of the past, but some have had a bigger influence over the industry than others. This 300 SL Gullwing is one of the best

 
Dictator Benito Mussolini Gave His Mistress This 1939 Alfa Romeo
Dictator Benito Mussolini Gave His Mistress This 1939 Alfa Romeo

14 Dec 2014, 09:03 UTC · By: Ionut Ungureanu / World War II dictator Benito Mussolini was reported by his biographer Nicholas Farrerl as a man that had many intimate encounters with female supporters, but one of the women in his life to stand wi...

 
Ayrton Senna's 1991 Race Suit Up for Auction
Ayrton Senna's 1991 Race Suit Up for Auction

25 Apr 2014, 08:12 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / It's 1991, the Brazilian is fighting for its third F1 world champion title at the wheel of a McLaren-Honda racing car while Alain Prost jumps ship to Ferrari with the hope that this change will...

 
1964 Ferrari 250 LM Sells for $14 Million
1964 Ferrari 250 LM Sells for $14 Million

25 Nov 2013, 14:01 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / Classic Ferraris are known to command hundreds of thousands of dollars at auctions around the world. However, when the magic "250" appears in their name, the amount can jump past the $10 m...

 
The Ultimate Mercedes-Benz Collection Goes Under the Hammer
The Ultimate Mercedes-Benz Collection Goes Under the Hammer

2 Sep 2013, 16:10 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / Having the passion and most of all the money to accumulate no less than 74 vintage cars in your garage is one thing, but having the three-pointed star shine on each and every one of them is really o...

 
1928 Mercedes-Benz 680S Torpedo Roadster by J. Saoutchik to be Sold at Monterey
1928 Mercedes-Benz 680S Torpedo Roadster by J. Saoutchik to be Sold at Monterey

6 Aug 2013, 17:23 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / Even though it takes place during the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance the Monterey Classic Car Auction is still an established and most of all special event for vintage car fans everywhere. ...

 
RM Auctions to Feature Rare Mercedes 300 SLS Racing Car in London <span>· Photo Gallery</span>
RM Auctions to Feature Rare Mercedes 300 SLS Racing Car in London · Photo Gallery

5 Aug 2013, 19:58 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / What RM Auctions calls Europe's biggest and best collector car auction will take place between 08 and 09 September in London, UK. After we had a look through the lots of vintage cars that w...

 
Unique Maserati Quattroporte Shooting Brake Up for Auction
Unique Maserati Quattroporte Shooting Brake Up for Auction

22 May 2013, 09:34 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Here at autoevolution, we love a special car now and then, even if that special car happens to be a Maserati Quattroporte that's been chopped up into a shooting break/wagon. If combining practi...

 
Don Davis Collection Cashed In $21 Million
Don Davis Collection Cashed In $21 Million

1 May 2013, 09:22 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / RM Auction managed to sell the Don Davis Collection last weekend, summing up over $21 million. The most expensive car auctioned was a 1967 Ferrari 330 GTS, that was sold for over $1.9 million, se...

 
BMW M1 Up for Auction on RMAuctions.com
BMW M1 Up for Auction on RMAuctions.com

21 Apr 2013, 11:03 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / The iconic and legendary BMW M1 is about as rare as a Red-Crowned Crane. Being built in just 456 units, the only supercar the Bavarian manufacturer ever built is now regarded as a veritable piece of...

 
1960 Ferrari 250 GT Competizione Up for Auction
1960 Ferrari 250 GT Competizione Up for Auction

9 Jan 2013, 10:44 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Lot 164 is undoubtably the most exciting one coming to this year’s RM Auction Arizona sale, taking place later this month. The 1960 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta 'Competizione' is...

 
1967 Shelby Cobra 427 Semi-Competition for Sale
1967 Shelby Cobra 427 Semi-Competition for Sale

7 Jan 2013, 13:20 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / The combination between lightweight chassis and Ford’s 289 block (4.7-liter) proved successful as a racing machine. However, by the mid-60’s, it was becoming apparent that the engine did...

 
Rare Pine Greeen 1965 Ford GT Up for Auction
Rare Pine Greeen 1965 Ford GT Up for Auction

7 Dec 2012, 14:26 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Not to be confused with the modern lazybody, the old GT40 is a legend of the track and as a result, American buyers gobble them up whenever one hits the auction block. This 1965 example has been res...

 
Custom Mercedes CL500 AG Excalibur at Auction
Custom Mercedes CL500 AG Excalibur at Auction

2 Nov 2012, 14:14 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / This car started out as a 2005 Mercedes Benz CL500. While that sounds quite reasonable, there isn’t any reasonable body panel left on the car. It’s the work of a custom builder from Lith...

 
This Is the First Mercedes CLK GTR Super Sport
This Is the First Mercedes CLK GTR Super Sport

8 Oct 2012, 08:40 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Want a machine with a 6.9-liter V12, superb racing pedigree and 612 horsepower? Back when men where men and parking sensors weren’t available, there was the CLK GTR. This is a limited editi...

 
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 ...

 
Legendary Racing Corvette Heading to Auction
Legendary Racing Corvette Heading to Auction

19 Jul 2012, 16:06 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / The annual RM Auctions event in Monterey is going to host the sale of the most successful racing Chevy Corvette ever - the 1968 Chevrolet L-88 Corvette that was the Owens/Corning FIA/SCCA. This l...

 
Two Ford GT40s Heading to Auction
Two Ford GT40s Heading to Auction

19 Jun 2012, 15:24 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / The big story today on the auction scene is that not one but two Ford GT40s will be sold at the upcoming Monterey RM Auctions event on August 17-18th, 2012. The first car is the 1968 Ford GT40 Gu...

 
Lalique Glass Hood Ornaments to Be Auctioned
Lalique Glass Hood Ornaments to Be Auctioned

9 Mar 2012, 14:01 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Have you herd the Japanese automakers making claims that their $30,000 sedan is a luxury product because it has a starter button? When we hear those, it’s the same for as rappers claiming they...

 
Rare Jaguar XJ220S Up for Sale
Rare Jaguar XJ220S Up for Sale

16 Jan 2012, 10:20 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Last we heard of the Jaguar XJ220, every automotive publication was using it as a dynamic comparison for the new go-fast cat, the XKR-S. But this story is not about the regular version. One of on...