2010 Pagani Zonda R sold for £806,400

Among many other stunning cars (including the 1965 Aston Martin DB5 James Bond movie car), RM Auctions also sold a 2010 Pagani Zonda R for £806,400 ($1,287,820) at the auction of London on Oct 27, 2010.

2010 Pagani Zonda R

To see what classic cars one million dollars will buy you, check out RM Auctions Arizona sale, happening today (Jan 20, 2011). A good example is this 1973 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona Spider with an pre-auction estimate of $800,000-$1,000,000 . We’ll post about the million-dollars sales at this auction, once the results are in.

Another Duesenberg sold for close to a million

A 1934 Duesenberg Model JN Convertible Sedan was sold by RM Auctions for $962,500 at the Auburn Collector Cars Auction

Previous Duesenberg sales include the 1930 “Whittell Mistress Car” for $1.7M and a 1929 Duesenberg Model J Convertible Coupe that was sold for $858,000

1934 Duesenberg Model JN Convertible Sedan

Ferrari cars of Monterey

It’s happening now. The Sports & Classics of Monterey auction by RM Auctions is open between August 12-14. It is one of the most prominent anual sports and classic cars auction in the US. See a few beautiful Ferrari cars below that are for sale:

1958 Ferrari 250 “Pontoon Fender” Testa Rossa

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1958 Ferrari 250 Pontoon Fender Testa Rossa

Specs: 300 hp, 2,953 cc SOHC V12 engine, six Weber 38 DCN carburetors, four-speed manual transmission, independent front suspension by double wishbone and coil springs, rear live axle and telescopic shocks, four-wheel hydraulic, self-adjusting, finned, drum brakes. Wheelbase: 92.5″
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Sports & Classics of Monterey by RM Auctions. Some pretty stunning cars are on the block.

RM Auctions has its annual Sports & Classics of Monterey event in two days. Some pretty stunning cars are on the block.

Where: Portola Hotel & Spa and Monterey Conference Center, 2 Portola Plaza, Monterey, CA, 93940
When: August 12-14
What: “Coinciding with the famed Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, the Sports & Classics of Monterey auction is now in its 25th year and is considered one of the highlights of the RM auction calendar, continuing to attract discerning collectors and enthusiasts from around the world. The auction will kick-off with a special evening sale on Thursday, August 12th devoted to Ford automobiles.”

Here is one of the featured cars as a teaser: “Talbot-Lago T150-C Lago Speciale Teardrop 1938”


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1930 Duesenberg “Whittell Mistress Car” sold for $1.7 million

“Almost” real-time blogging of the RM Auctions “Automobiles of Amelia Island” classic car auction. It’s happening right now.

Below are some of the high profile sales:

1930 Duesenberg “Whittell Mistress Car” sold for $1.7 million
1930 Duesenberg 'Whittell Mistress Car'

1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 Berlinetta just sold for $1.65 million
1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 Berlinetta

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