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Ever Wanted a Polestar 1? This Model Was Briefly Owned by the CEO and It's Up for Grabs
Ever Wanted a Polestar 1? This Model Was Briefly Owned by the CEO and It's Up for Grabs

11 Sep 2022, 21:54 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / There were only 1,500 built. This car is rare. But now you can own one. And it hasn’t even reached an exorbitant price point

 
Unbelievable $440K Paid at Auction for Movie-Famed Trans Am
Unbelievable $440K Paid at Auction for Movie-Famed Trans Am

1 Aug 2022, 05:40 UTC · By: Tim McKenzie / Mecum Auctions auctioned off a 1977 Pontiac Trans Am SE for a whopping $440,000, a model made famous for its role in the Smokey and the Bandit film

 
1995 Toyota MR2 Turbo Goes on Auction, Could Be More Expensive Than a New GT86
1995 Toyota MR2 Turbo Goes on Auction, Could Be More Expensive Than a New GT86

20 Mar 2021, 09:20 UTC · By: Dragos Chitulescu / Prices for Japanese sports cars from the '90s are really getting out of hand, and the MR2 makes no exception, as it will probably sell for more than a 2020 GT86

 
2005 Ford GT With 1,700 Miles Could Be Yours, Bid Stands At $265,000
2005 Ford GT With 1,700 Miles Could Be Yours, Bid Stands At $265,000

16 Jan 2021, 08:26 UTC · By: Dragos Chitulescu / Say you've got a quarter of a million lying around, and you're in the market for a supercar. Do you go Italian, or do you stick to the good old U.S. of A.?

 
One Guy Has 130 Cars for Sale, and Here Are Some of Them
One Guy Has 130 Cars for Sale, and Here Are Some of Them

23 May 2019, 10:04 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / RM Sotheby’s to auction this fall 130 vehicles from all eras belonging to a Portuguese collector, each car to sell without reserve

 
Multiple-Victim Crash Raises Questions over Safety at Car Auctions
Multiple-Victim Crash Raises Questions over Safety at Car Auctions

8 May 2017, 09:56 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / A tragic incident took place last week at a car auction in Massachusetts that left three people dead and nine more in need of medical attention

 
Two Shelby Cobra Roadsters Fetch Over $1 Million Each At Auction
Two Shelby Cobra Roadsters Fetch Over $1 Million Each At Auction

24 May 2016, 16:53 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Note to collectors: Shelby Cobra models are skyrocketing in value. Two examples have sold for over $1 Million at an auction held last week

 
1977 Pontiac Firebird Trans AM “Smokey and the Bandit” Promo Car Sells for $550K
1977 Pontiac Firebird Trans AM “Smokey and the Bandit” Promo Car Sells for $550K

2 Feb 2016, 13:15 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / A Pontiac Firebird Trans AM used as a promotional car for the Smokey and the Bandit movie sold at auction for $550,000. The car wasn't even in the movie

 
Mint 1993 Volkswagen Corrado SLC for Sale Is a Time Capsule
Mint 1993 Volkswagen Corrado SLC for Sale Is a Time Capsule

4 Jul 2014, 15:43 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Volkswagen has had a number of interesting ideas over the years, one of them being the Corrado. When introduced in the late 1980s, it was ahead of its time, interesting to look at and powerful P...

 
Lady Gaga Selling Her Classic Rolls-Royce for Charity
Lady Gaga Selling Her Classic Rolls-Royce for Charity

12 May 2014, 17:17 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Lady Gaga's Rolls Royce Corniche featuring a 6.6-liter engine and walnut wood interior will be out for auction this month. With an estimated value of between $30,000 and $50,000, this could be ...

 
1979 Porsche 911 Turbo Belonging to Bill Gates Sold
1979 Porsche 911 Turbo Belonging to Bill Gates Sold

5 Jun 2012, 11:30 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Compute experts and cool cars really don’t mix very often, a fact made abundantly clear by the fact that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg drives an old Acura sedan. However, ex Microsoft boss Bill...

 
Military Tribute Chevy Camaro Raises $175,000
Military Tribute Chevy Camaro Raises $175,000

24 Jan 2012, 15:35 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / A special Chevy Camaro was sent down to the auction floor of Barrett-Jackson’s annual Scottsdale event to raise money for a worthy cause. The Military Tribute Camaro sold for an impressive $17...

 
2013 Shelby Mustang GT500 Prototype Sold for $300,000
2013 Shelby Mustang GT500 Prototype Sold for $300,000

23 Jan 2012, 16:55 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Some lucky fan of the Mustang is now in possession of the Shelby GT500 Durability Car after paying a staggering $300,000 for it at the recent Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction that took place over ...

 
First Range Rover Evoque to Be Sold at Auction
First Range Rover Evoque to Be Sold at Auction

10 Nov 2011, 13:28 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / The Range Rover Evoque has drawn a lot of attention (including our own - you can read autoevolution’s review here) since it was launched and the car continues to shine. The latest news related...

 
Elvis Presley's Cadillac Fleetwood Limo to Be Auctioned
Elvis Presley's Cadillac Fleetwood Limo to Be Auctioned

31 Oct 2011, 12:56 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / In case you want a piece of Elvis Presley’s life, or just fancy classic limos, make sure to not miss Bonham’s Classic California auction, an event that is scheduled to take place on Nove...

 
One-off Prototype Deep Sanderson 301 Up for Grabs
One-off Prototype Deep Sanderson 301 Up for Grabs

17 Mar 2011, 06:31 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Silverstone Auctions is preparing a special sale for July 23, during the Silverstone Classic race weekend, with the event being headlined by a one-off prototype 1960s race car. The Prototype Deep...

 
Barons Preparing Exquisite Auction
Barons Preparing Exquisite Auction

9 Mar 2011, 06:20 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Barons Auction today announced that it will hold a special event on March 15. The company’s sale will include classic, historic and thoroughbred motor cars at Sandown Park. The event will ...

 
Chrysler Museum Hosting the Art of the Auction Presentation
Chrysler Museum Hosting the Art of the Auction Presentation

2 Mar 2011, 09:16 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / You might want to head for Auburn Hills, Michigan in April, as the Walter P. Chrysler Museum announced that it is hosting The Art of the Auction, on Saturday, April 16 featuring RM Auctions and its ...

 
Shoreham Holds "Van tastic" Auction
Shoreham Holds "Van tastic" Auction

23 Feb 2011, 15:24 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / In order to completely get over the global downturn, the automotive industry needs every positive signal it can receive and thus we are more than happy when a new one, regardless of its size, arrive...

 
Shannons Holding Great Britons Auction
Shannons Holding Great Britons Auction

18 Feb 2011, 10:37 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Looking for classic vehicles, where can you find “the best of British sporting brands, including Aston Martin, Bentley, Bristol, Jaguar and Riley”? Well, the answer to this question seem...