The world’s most expensive car is at the center of a High Court battle between a dealer and an American collector, as a judge must decide who is entitled to the $48 million vehicle’s gearbox. Gregor Fisken, 55, a London classic supercar trader, bought the 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO in October 2017 on the understanding that its missing original gearbox would be sourced. However, when the seller, Bernard Carl, a Washington lawyer, failed to hand over the part, Mr Fisken sued for breach of contract.
A very original 1969 Lamborghini Miura P400 S brought $1.6 million and was high sale at RM Sotheby’s 13th Annual London Auction on October 24. Is your collector car adequately insured? Get it appraised!
This stunning 1954 Buick Century Convertible is now on its way to a new owner is California! Need a collector car inspected? https://southfloridacarappraisers.com/pre-purchase-inspection-miami-fl.html
Bring A Trailer is increasingly becoming the GO-TO on-line site to buy or sell a collector car. This No-Reserve 1967 Austin Healey 3000 almost complete project is going to a new owner in about 24 hours!
Monterey Car Week 2019 is over, with sales totaling $246 million — down from 2018’s $375 million total. These auction houses have released preliminary totals.
Whether you are buying a collector car from a dealer or private seller, and have the possibility of bringing in an appraiser to look at the car, it really behooves you to do so.
A 1962 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta will cross the block at no reserve during RM Sotheby’s August 15-17 Monterey Auction.
1939 Porsche Type 64 Berlin-Rome at RM Sotheby’s Monterey The first car to ever wear a Porsche badge — and the direct ancestor of the 356 — will cross the block at RM Sotheby’s Monterey Auction. This 1939 Porsche Type 64 Berlin-Rome was the personal car of Ferdinand and Ferry Porsche.
For his son’s 10th birthday, Keith Martin, the publisher of Sports Car Market magazine and host of the TV series “What’s My Car Worth?” bought his son Bradley a 1960 Austin-Healey Bugeye Sprite. Keith’s first car was a Bugeye, and he was indulging in a romantic recreation of his own past.
More from Amelia Island: 1996 Nissan 300ZX Twin Turbo - Lot 102 (RM Sotheby’s) Sold for $53,200 Younger collectors are creating an increase in demand for ’90s Japanese sports cars, and while the Nissan Skyline, Toyota Supra and Acura NSX are getting the bulk of the attention, it’s a tide that’s raising all ships, including the Nissan 300ZX.