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Category: Cars & Trucks

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    Mecum Auctions Offers Parnelli Jones’ Baja 1000 Winner Ford Bronco Big Oly

    An off-road racing vehicle from the personal collection of Parnelli Jones is a key highlight in Mecum Auctions’ upcoming sale. The 1969 Ford Bronco Big Oly was built to suit the strength, speed, and weight specifications of the renowned former professional racing driver. Jones was the first driver to push…

    1969 FORD BRONCO 'BIG OLY'
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    Bonhams’ Amelia Island Auction Highlights Brass Era, Pre-War Cars

    Bonhams’ annual car sale, the Amelia Island Auction, brings a focused selection of luxury automobilia and motorcars. On May 20th, 2021, the auction house will offer over 100 automobiles ranging from historic to contemporary production eras. Bidding will start at 11:00 AM EDT. Before the sale starts, Auction Daily takes…

    Bonhams Amelia Island Auction Highlights Brass Era, Pre-War Cars1
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    Selection of five classic Bentleys with VIP connections for sale by H&H Classics

    The five due to go under the hammer at H&H Classics’ IWM Duxford auction on May 26th 2021 all boast interesting first owners. LONDON.- In real money terms buying a brand new Bentley has never been more affordable. A base model Bentayga might set one back £133,260 but the firm’s least…

    Selection of five classic Bentleys with VIP connections for sale by H&H Classics
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    World record price for 1960 AC Aceca Bristol restoration project

    Terry Harrison’s Princess Blue 1960 AC Aceca Bristol. LONDON.- The garage collection of the late Terry Harrison - ex-Works BMC Navigator, keen amateur racer and authority on motorsport history - was sold by H&H Classics yesterday at a Live Auction Online without Reserve. Terry Harrison’s Princess Blue 1960 AC Aceca Bristol had been…

    World record price for 1960 AC Aceca Bristol restoration project
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    Chevrolet 1956 Bel Air Comes to Auction with Mecum

    Chevrolet reached a height of innovation between the 1930s and 1940s. During this time, the company created several important automotive inventions, including column shifts, V-grilles, hydraulic brakes, and independent front suspensions. Chevrolet’s 1956 Bel Air model benefitted from those developments. One of these cars will be available in Mecum Auctions’…

    1956 Chevrolet Bel Air
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    Charlton Hall Offers Vintage Cars and Antiquities in 92nd Anniversary Auction – Session I

    Founded in 1929 by Charlton Hall Jr., Charlton Hall will celebrate more than nine decades in business with its upcoming 92nd Anniversary auction. The sale includes vintage cars, furniture, guns and firearms, fine art, jewelry, decorative art, and collectibles. One highlighted lot is a vintage 1967 Mercedes-Benz 250SE convertible. The…

    Vintage 1967 Mercedes-Benz 250SE Convertible
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    “On the Road to Glendale with Mecum Auctions”

    Auto enthusiasts can expect a broad array of collector cars at the third annual Mecum Auctions sale in Glendale, Arizona. The sale will be held at State Farm Stadium and is expected to host more than 1,200 cars. One of the featured cars in the sale is one of only…

    1973 Porsche 911 Carrera RS 2.7
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    Ford Model T Torpedo Leads Turner’s Antique Automobiles Auction

    Henry Ford wanted people to travel far, faster. He started working on automobiles meant for working families, boosting his production with the assembly line. One of his earliest cars, called the Model T or Tin Lizzie, was produced by the Ford Motor Company in 1908. A Ford Model T Torpedo…

    1912 Ford Model T Torpedo
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    Mercedes-Benz Cars Presented by Mecum Auctions

    When Carl Benz drove the first two-stroke unit Mercedes vehicle on New Year's Eve 1879, it marked the birth of the modern automobile. This vehicle, propelled by an internal combustion engine, went on to become a huge success. Today, Mercedes-Benz is recognized as one of the leading car brands still…

    1956 MERCEDES-BENZ 300SL GULLWING
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    On The Road Again – Turner Auctions + Appraisals Presents The Vehicle Collection Of Francis E. Tarzian, Sr.

    Impeccably Restored Vehicles from a Passionate Collector Go Up for Bid on Sunday, January 17, 2021 SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA, December 17, 2020 – Turner Auctions + Appraisals is very pleased to present  The Vehicle Collection of Francis E. Tarzian, Sr., on Sunday, January 17, 2021, at 10:30 am PST. The…

    1919 White Model 15, 3/4-Ton Stake Side Truck
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    Cadillac, Ford, and Chevrolet Cars Lead Upcoming Mecum Auctions Event

    Founded by Henry Leland, Cadillac was named after Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac, a French explorer who founded the city of Detroit. Shortly after its incorporation in 1902, the company introduced the idea of interchangeable parts in the automotive industry, which led to the emergence of modern mass production of…

    1957 CADILLAC ELDORADO BIARRITZ CONVERTIBLE
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    “The Last Car to Safely Transport President Kennedy” Comes to Auction

    The 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy left an indelible mark on American culture and history. Within days of his death, his assassin was dead, the United States had a new president, and the conspiracy theories had begun. A relic from the morning of Kennedy’s death highlights Bonhams’ upcoming…

    The Last Car to Safely Transport President Kennedy Comes to Auction1
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    Cars from Aston Martin, Bentley, and Others Offered by Bonhams

    In 1930, Bentley aimed to produce a car that could go "100mph without noise," according to their advertising. This was particularly ambitious because, behind the scenes, Bentley was on the verge of bankruptcy. The company made good on their promise with the 1931 Bentley 8-Liter Tourer, an example of which…

    1969 FORD MUSTANG BOSS 429
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    Everard goes back to the future on Oct. 14 with super-exotic 1960s concept cars and sculptural art from Estate of John Bucci

    Space Age vehicle ‘La Shabbla’ created a frenzy at the 1964 NY World’s Fair, while stablemate ‘La Trieste’ stopped traffic when driven around Italy in 1967 John Bucci (Italian/American, 1935-2019), metal and yellow resin console table (glass top not included), 36½ x 33 x 10 1/8in. Estimate $300-$500 SAVANNAH, Ga.…

    Everard goes back to the future on Oct. 14 with super-exotic 1960s concept cars and sculptural art from Estate of John Bucci
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    Automotive Expert & Car-talk Host Bobby Likis Auctions All Assets Of The Car Clinic Radio Broadcast

    Lights, Cameras, Action...Car Clinic auction has it all! Soundproof custom studio; all-digital equipment & electronics; office furniture--go live 9/28-10/3/20 Award-Winning Car-Talk Show PENSACOLA, FL, UNITED STATES, September 28, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Attention podcasters, not-for-profit organizations, universities, churches, musicians, advertising agencies and dreamers. Bobby Likis - host of nationally syndicated, award-winning,…

    Automotive Expert & Car-talk Host Bobby Likis Auctions All Assets Of The Car Clinic Radio Broadcast
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    Film star 1927 Ford Model T truck for sale with H&H Classics

    The charming old Model T is estimated to sell for £17,000 to £19,000. LONDON.- Still covered in the mud of the Oscar winning ‘1917’ film set this old trouper is for sale with H&H Classics on September 16th Auction Online for an estimate of £17,000 to £19,000. The charming old Model T has…

    Film star 1927 Ford Model T truck for sale with H&H Classics
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    Arts & Crafts and Art Deco

    At the cutting edge of the Art Nouveau movement was Alphonse Mucha, a Czech designer active in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Mucha’s hand was behind the Art Nouveau emphasis on beautiful women surrounded by stylized flora and fauna. Available in the upcoming Sworders auction of Arts &…

    A Tiffany Studios table lamp
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    Kissimmee Summer Special 2020

    In a coal shed in Detroit, Michigan, Henry Ford built his first experimental car in 1896 and named it the “Quadricycle.” After a few years, a motor company under Ford’s name was incorporated with 12 investors. Since then, Ford’s purpose has been to drive human progress through freedom of movement.…

    1955 BENTLEY S1 FREESTONE & WEBB LIGHT SALOON
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    Bonhams returns to Bonmont with pair of rare Bugattis

    Only 689kms from new, 2010 Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sport Coupé 2. Photo: Bonhams. CHESEREX.-Bonhams returns to Bonmont Golf and Country Club in Cheserex, Switzerland on 20 September, following 2019’s successful inaugural sale, which achieved a world record auction price for a Lamborghini, a rare Veneno model, selling for CHF 8,280,000…

    Bonhams returns to Bonmont with pair of rare Bugattis
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    Quail Motorcar Auction

    The Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 was designed to keep Romeo at the top of the international motor racing scene in the 1930s. With its straight-eight, twin-overhead-camshaft engine, the 8c 2300 did exactly. It was eventually associated with notable racers such as Luigi Chinetti and Tazio Nuvolari. A 1934 Alfa Romeo…

    1965 VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE CABRIOLET