Bonhams, Gooding & Co., RM Sothebys Brings Cars to Amelia Car Week


 

March, 2017 -- There were several auctions held during auction week. Here are some of the fantastic offerings from three of the auction houses. All sale prices include commissions.

 

Bonhams

 

March, 2017 -- Bonhams, in only its third year at Amelia Auto Week, is certainly making its presence known. This year, their top seller, a 1955 Ferrari 250 Europa GT Alloy, sold for $2,227,500.

 

1955 Ferrari 250 Europa GT Alloy Sold for $2,227,500
Other Cars at Bonhams

 

1986 Lamborghini Countach 5000S Sold for $335,500 1957 Corvette Fuel Injected Roadster Sold for $96,800 1938 Talbot-Lago T150C Gets High Bid of $800,000 1961 Jaguar E-Type Series 1 Sold for $326,700 1959 Cadillac Broadmoor Skyview Gets High Bid of $120,000 1953 Sunbeam Talbot Alpine K1 Roadster Sold for $88,000 1939 Bentley 4 1/4 Liter Coupe Sold for $172,700 1935 Godsal Sports Tourer Sold for $203,500 1911 Pierce Arrow Model Tourer Sold for $550,000 1917 Stutz Bearcat Gets High Bid $150,000

 

Gooding & Company

 

In its eighth year on Amelia Island, Gooding and Company continues to bring some of the best cars to auction. Of the many standout cars, a 1998 Porsche 911 GT1 Strassenversion was the top sale at Goodings & Co. this year, selling at $5,665,000.

 

1998 Porsche 911 GT1 Strassenversion Sold for $5,665,000
Other Cars at Goodings

 

1957 Jaguar XKSS Roadster Gets Bid of $11,900,000 2015 McLaren P1 Sold for $2,392,500 1948 Chrysler Town and Country Convertible Sold for $99,000 1957 Dual-Ghia Sold for $231,000 2006 Ford GT Sold for $275,000 1990 Ferrari F40 Sold for $1,485,000 1968 Sheby GT 500KR Convertible Sold for $116,600 1965 Aston Martin DB5 Vantage Sold for $1,100,000 1942 Buick Special Estate Wagon Sold for $143,000

 

RM Sothebys

 

The official auction house for the Amelia Island Concours, RM/Sothebys, had the largest offering in Amelia Island auction history at this year's event. Among the several million dollar cars in the two-day auction, the top seller was a 1937 Bugatti Type 57S Cabriolet, which brought an amazing $7,700,000.

 

1937 Bugatti 57S Cabriolet Sold for $7,700,000

 

Other Cars at RM Sothebys

 

2012 Bugatti Veyron Sold for $1,650,000 1938 Graham 97 Supercharged Cabriolet Sold for $770,000 1950 Ferrari 166 MM Barchetta Gets High Bid of $6,900,000 1953 Fiat 8V Supersonic Sold for $1,375,000 1956 Maserati A6G/54 Coupe Series III Sold for $2,365,000 1954 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing Sold for $1,358,500 1953 Lancia Auerlia PF200 C Spider Sold for $1,248,500 1964 Ferrari 275 GTB Sold for $1,842,500

 

 

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