Tag: supercar

Christie’s | “A performance art”: The secrets of a Christie’s auctioneer

Hugh Edmeades is responsible for over £2.2 billion in sales at the world’s biggest auction house. Here, he presents his expert advice for would-be auctioneers  ‘It’s showtime,’ declares Hugh Edmeades, Christie’s International Director of Auctioneering, who has conducted over 2,300 auctions since making his debut in August 1984 […]

RM Sotheby’s | THE MOST IMPORTANT AMERICAN SPORTS CAR TO EVER BE OFFERED FOR SALE: THE VERY FIRST SHELBY COBRA

Unprecedented sale: RM Sotheby’s presents the first Shelby Cobra—CSX 2000—at its flagship Monterey, California sale, August 19-20 Offered by the Carroll Hall Shelby Trust, CSX 2000 was owned from new by the legendary Carroll Shelby and has never left his care RM’s Monterey sale to also feature the […]

RM Sotheby’s Paris: 1955 Porsche 550 Spyder by Wendler to be auctioned on Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Lot: 143 Car: 1955 Porsche 550 Spyder by Wendler Chassis no. 550-0068 Estimate: €2.200.000 – €2.600.000 The date: to be auctioned on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 110 bhp, 1,488 cc DOHC air-cooled horizontally opposed four-cylinder engine with dual Weber downdraft carburettors, four-speed manual transmission, independent front and rear suspension, and […]