Archive for October, 2007

19th-CENTURY PUNCH CIGAR STORE FIGURE GAVELS FOR A STAGGERING $542,400

19th-CENTURY PUNCH CIGAR STORE FIGURE GAVELS FOR A STAGGERING $542,400

. October 25, 2007

AuctionPublicity.com (Oceanside, N.Y.) – A rare, turn-of-the-century Punch cigar store figure, standing over five feet tall and in all-original condition, sailed past the high estimate of $150,000 to sell for a staggering $542,400 at a two-day, three-session multi-estate sale held October 20-21 by Philip Weiss Auctions. The figure was bought by Kennedy Galleries in New […]

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FORMER BEATLES ASTON MARTIN DB5 JOINS EXCLUSIVE AUCTION LINE-UP AT RMS INAUGURAL LONDON SALE

FORMER BEATLES ASTON MARTIN DB5 JOINS EXCLUSIVE AUCTION LINE-UP AT RMS INAUGURAL LONDON SALE

. October 25, 2007

The youngest Beatle, the late George Harrison, was an avid car collector and racing fan. Purchased at the height of Beatlemania was his first important car – the 1964 Aston Martin DB5. This magnificent and impressively original car will join a host of exquisite automobiles at RM Auctions’ inaugural London sale on October 31, 2007 […]

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ARGENTINEAN MOTOR RACING TREASURES TO BE AUCTIONED IN LONDON

ARGENTINEAN MOTOR RACING TREASURES TO BE AUCTIONED IN LONDON

. October 25, 2007

Argentinean racing legend, Ernesto Blancos multiple championship winning 1931 Reo Racing Car and the six time consecutive 1,500cc world championship 1947 Cistalia 202 SMM will cross the auction block in London, England next week, as RM Auctions, in association with Sothebys, presents their inaugural Automobiles of London event at Battersea Park. AuctionPublicity.com London, England (October […]

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RM AUCTIONS, IN ASSOCIATION WITH SOTHEBYS, EXPECTS RECORD BREAKING RESULTS FROM FIRST LONDON SALE

RM AUCTIONS, IN ASSOCIATION WITH SOTHEBYS, EXPECTS RECORD BREAKING RESULTS FROM FIRST LONDON SALE

. October 25, 2007

The Bernie Ecclestone collection will contain some of the most expensive Mercedes classics ever sold at auction, while the Abba Kogan collection will include some of the most important sports-racing cars ever offered. A Ferrari 250 GT Nembo Spyder, a Ford GT 40 and a BMW 507 Roadster are offered in addition to three major […]

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Scott Group of Companies Engages Worlds Largest Industrial Auctioneer to Conduct Unreserved Transportation Auction in Adelaide

Scott Group of Companies Engages Worlds Largest Industrial Auctioneer to Conduct Unreserved Transportation Auction in Adelaide

. October 25, 2007

AuctionPublicity.com Next week Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers will conduct a multi-million dollar unreserved truck and equipment auction for the Scott Group of Companies and other owners in a unique but appropriate location: Cheltenham Park Racecourse in Adelaide, South Australia. Allan Scott, founder and Chairman of the Scott Group, is almost as well known for his support […]

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