At its Autumn sale, Historics is offering, without reserve, one of just 14 right-hand drive examples of the 3.5 liter Rover V8-powered derivative of the Triumph TR7. This one with less than 100 miles on the clock and unregistered. […]
Original online classic car auctioneer, The Market, has secured a collection of six highly desirable and rare, limited-edition Lotus Esprits – instantly recognizable through their cult status – for sale. […]
Bentley is offering customers a final opportunity to purchase a piece of automotive history – one of the British brand’s most unique and distinguished models, the Mulsanne Grand Limousine by Mulliner. […]
Richard Hammond, of Top Gear fame, has put up eight of his vehicles to be sold by Silverstone Auctions at The Classic at Silverstone on Sunday, August 1st. All proceeds are to support his new business venture The Smallest Cog. […]
Amidst uncharacteristically sweltering temperatures, Historics hosted its largest sale in its ten-year history on Saturday, July 17th, delivering a garden party atmosphere for the significant throng of attendees and returning another robust sale result. […]
Silverstone Auctions are inviting entries for The Classic Sale at Silverstone on the weekend of Friday, July 30 through Sunday, August 1. Their lot list is rapidly growing, so don’t miss your chance to submit your car or motorcycle. […]
Silverstone Auctions have now closed their catalog with a number of low mileage and low ownership examples including a 1961 Morris Mini Cooper (997). It has been confirmed as the 3rd oldest known survivor. […]
Silverstone Auctions’ first sale of 2021 is The Race Retro Live Online Auction, taking place on Friday 5th – Saturday 6th March. This hybrid format blends the traditional, event-style auctions and all of the perks associated with those, combined with the online sales whereby you can participate entirely from the safety of your own home. Three of their four sales in 2020 were carried out in this way and all achieved great results.
So now let’s talk about the process of selling on Bring-a-Trailer, and I will tell you about a long-time friend who just sold his spotless 1967 MGB Roadster on the site. […]
Two San Francisco guys with vision and passion initiate a startup and 13 years later sell it to one of the largest companies in their field. Google? Facebook? Apple? No, I am talking about Bring a Trailer, or BaT to the collector car community. […]
Classic motoring ephemera or ‘automobilia‘ has long been a part of the collector scene but rarely does it include such unique and historically significant items as those offered by Historics at Ascot Racecourse on Friday and Saturday, December 11th and 12th. […]
Silverstone Auctions are proud to introduce a unique and exceptional collection of personal items belonging to the late Sir Stirling Moss OBE, complemented by a selection of limited-edition collectables and automobilia from the British racing icon. […]
Leading online classic car auctioneer, The Market, will offer an extremely rare 1981 MGB GT V8 SEC this month, one of just five ‘Special Edition Classic’ MGBs made, in an online sale running from 21st to 28th May. Built from the final, unsold MGBs to leave the MG Abingdon factory before its closure in 1980, the ‘SEC’ series of one-off sports cars were built by a collaboration between British Leyland, MG Owner’s Club and The Abingdon Classic Car Company.
Leading online classic car auction house, The Market, has achieved an excellent start to the year selling 85 per cent of cars offered in the first two months of 2020. The auction results show that The Market’s online model is continuing to out-perform longer established, traditional auction houses, while also helping to mobilize the classic car market place by delivering accurate auction estimates and the convenience of on-the-go, remote bidding.
An amazing Group B MG Metro 6R4 with just seven miles on the odometer is heading to Silverstone Auctions sale on the 26th to 28th July at the Silverstone Classic. The legend that is Group B rallying, which sadly came to a premature end on the 31st December 1986 due to a number of fatalities, the most notable being Henri Toivonen, generated some truly remarkable rally cars. One of which was the Metro 6R4, (6 cylinder Rally 4 wheel-drive).
Classic Car Auctions (CCA) achieved a sales rate of 75 percent at its September Sale held at the Warwickshire Event Centre on 15th September, where 107 quality ‘everyman’ classics were sold to bidders around the world with total sales exceeding £1.8 million. British classics proved particularly popular at the sale with a beautiful, restored 1968 Jensen Interceptor Mk 1 manual at the center of the longest bidding war of the day. As one of just eight surviving examples of the 22 made and finished in striking Anthracite with a Black leather interior, the super rare manual sold for a huge £85,800, more than double its lower estimate.
An amazing collection of British classics including a 1968 Triumph TR5, a 1975 Bristol 411 Series 4, a 1971 Jaguar E-Type Series III V12 Roadster and a 1933 MG J2 Midget will head to auction at the CCA September Sale at the Warwickshire Event Centre on 15th September. An incredible 1968 Triumph TR5 on offer at the September Sale is undoubtedly one of the best in the country, following a painstakingly millimeter-perfect rebuild on a brand new factory spec chassis. The six-cylinder 2.5-litre engine has been fully rebuilt, including a new head suitable for use with unleaded fuel, and a full tune-up to give maximum performance. The bodywork has been completely rebuilt with new inner and outer sills along with a multi-coat repaint in a wonderful shade of Signal Red. Along with the repaint the TR5 comes with a brand new […]