On the numbers Artcurial’s $34.7 million 2017 sale looks light, but that isn’t taking into account the $35 million sale of the Ferrari 335 Sport last year which had no comparable blockbuster in 2017. 2,996 more words
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In locating a collector car auction the auction companies’ inducement is to put an auction in a place where car collectors want to gather. That involves finding venues where there are attractions that appeal to collectors, where like-minded souls want to congregate with friends, where the accommodations and settings are friendly, with good food and weather. 3,804 more words
RM Sotheby’s kicked off the auctions in Paris during Rétromobile this year with a Wednesday evening sale of 77 lots.
Pre-sale highlights included a Ferrari 275 GTB and 365 GTB/4 Daytona with period performance modifications, an Alfa Romeo Tipo B P3 Monoposto, the first Porsche 917/10 and a Porsche 959 Sport. 3,897 more words
Les Grandes Heures Automobiles to stage a display of historic competition vehicles at the 2017 Retromobile, Paris
– Les Grandes Heures Automobiles (LGHA) to stage a memorable ‘feature’ display of historic competition cars and motorcycles at next week’s 2017 Rétromobile, Paris, from 8 to 12 February. 331 more words