25 mars 2015

1957 Mercedes-Benz 300 Sc Coupé with sliding steel sunroof

1957 Mercedes-Benz 300 Sc Coupé with sliding steel sunroof. Coachwork by Sindelfingen. Estimate €475,000 - 575,000 (£350,000 - 420,000). Photo Bonhams Chassis no. 188.014-7500020 - Engine no. 199.980-6500131 Right from the marque's creation in 1926 by the merger of Daimler-Benz and Mercedes, Mercedes-Benz's top-of-the-range models have ranked in the forefront of the world's greatest automobiles. Throughout the 1950s the company's flagship model was the 300S, a luxurious Grand Tourer in the tradition of the... [Lire la suite]

25 mars 2015

1954 Mercedes-Benz 300 S Cabriolet A

One of only 203 examples produced. 1954 Mercedes-Benz 300 S Cabriolet A. Estimate €450,000 - 550,000 (£330,000 - 410,000). Photo Bonhams. Chassis no. 188-010-4500019 - Engine no. 188.920- 3500380 More expensive than the 300 SL sports car and almost double the price of the contemporary top-of-the-range Cadillac, the Mercedes-Benz 300 S was one of the world's most exclusive automobiles. It is also historically significant as one of Mercedes-Benz's first all-new designs of the post-war era, debuting in the autumn... [Lire la suite]
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25 mars 2015

1938 Mercedes-Benz 540 K Cabriolet A

1938 Mercedes-Benz 540 K Cabriolet A. Coachwork by Sindelfingen. Estimate €2 million - 2.5 million (£1.5 million - 1.8 million). Photo Bonhams. Chassis no. 154076 - Engine no. 154076 - Body no. 828610 Together with its predecessor the 500 K, the magnificent Mercedes-Benz 540 K was arguably the most noteworthy production model offered by the Stuttgart firm during the 1930s, representing the pinnacle of its pre-war achievements. A development of the 500 K, whose independently suspended chassis it shared, the... [Lire la suite]
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25 mars 2015

1931 Mercedes-Benz 770 Cabriolet D

Originally the property of Erik Charell. 1931 Mercedes-Benz 770 Cabriolet D (W 07). Coachwork by Sindelfingen. Estimate €2.3 million - 2.8 million (£1.7 million - 2.1 million). Photo Bonhams. Chassis no. 85205/R.B07/4 - Engine no. 85205 Introduced at the 1930 Paris Motor Show where it was among the highlights of the day, the sensational Mercedes-Benz 770 was an extremely elegant and extravagant motor car. It was the largest model that Mercedes-Benz had produced to date, and swiftly gained the sobriquet... [Lire la suite]
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24 mars 2015

THE ICONIC 300 SL. Roadsters and Gullwings at the Mercedes-Benz Sale

Formerly the property of Alfried Krupp, in current ownership since 1980 and an extremely original example. 1960 Mercedes 300SL Roadster. Chassis no. 198.042-10-002539. Engine no. 198.980-10-002544.  Estimate €1 million - 1.4 million (£730,000 - 1 million). Photo: Bonhams. STUTTGART, MERCEDES-BENZ MUSEUM - The 300 SL - be it Roadster or Gullwing – is one of the most recognisable models in the history of Mercedes-Benz. On 28 March, four pristine examples of this motoring icon from the 1950s and... [Lire la suite]
12 mars 2015

1967 Ferrari 330 GTC by Pininfarina

1967 Ferrari 330 GTC by Pininfarina. Estimate $700,000 - $850,000 © 2015 courtesy RM Sotheby’s. 300 bhp, 3,967 cc SOHC V-12 engine with three Weber 40 DCZ/6 twin-choke downdraft carburetors, five-speed manual rear-mounted transaxle, four-wheel independent suspension, and four-wheel disc brakes. Wheelbase: 94.5 in. Offered from the estate of Donald C. Mann Original matching-numbers engine Fewer than 8,000 documented actual miles Single-enthusiast ownership from 1969 to 2013 Fully equipped with air conditioning... [Lire la suite]
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12 mars 2015

1968 Toyota 2000GT

1968 Toyota 2000GT. Estimate $900,000 - $1,100,000 © 2015 courtesy RM Sotheby’s. Chassis no. MF10L-10189 - Engine no. 10225 - Body no. 1179 150 bhp, 2,000 cc DOHC Yamaha aluminum hemi-head inline six-cylinder engine with three Solex twin-choke side-draft carburetors, five-speed fully synchromesh manual transmission with overdrive, four-wheel independent suspension, and four-wheel power-assisted Dunlop disc brakes. Wheelbase: 91.7 in. Only 351 built; one of 84 left-hand-drive examples Comprehensive restoration... [Lire la suite]
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12 mars 2015

1973 Porsche 911 Carrera RS 2.7 Touring

1973 Porsche 911 Carrera RS 2.7 Touring. Estimate $775,000 - $975,000 © 2015 courtesy RM Sotheby’s. Chassis no. 9113601108 - Engine no. 6631067 - Body no. 831087 210 bhp, 2,687 cc SOHC air-cooled horizontally opposed six-cylinder engine with Bosch mechanical fuel injection, five-speed manual gearbox in the rear transaxle, four-wheel torsion bar independent suspension, and four-wheel hydraulic disc brakes. Wheelbase: 89.4 in. The “ultimate” and legendary road going first-generation 911 Matching numbers and... [Lire la suite]
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12 mars 2015

1961 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster

1961 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster. Estimate $1,100,000 - $1,300,000. © 2015 courtesy RM Sotheby’s. Chassis no. 198.042.10.002753 - Engine no. 198.980.10.002817 - Body no. 198.042.10.00264 215 bhp (DIN), 240 hp (SAE), 2,996 cc SOHC inline six-cylinder engine, four-speed manual transmission, coil-spring independent front suspension and coil-spring single-point swing axle rear suspension, and servo-assisted drum brakes. Wheelbase: 94.5 in. Offered proudly by its owner of 35 years Reportedly... [Lire la suite]
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12 mars 2015

Landmark Ferrari 275S/340 America Barchetta leads early highlights for RM Sotheby's Monterey Auction

1950 Ferrari 275S/340 America Barchetta by Scaglietti. Photo: Darin Schnabel © 2015 courtesy RM Sotheby’s. AMELIA ISLAND, FLA.- A highly significant 1950 Ferrari 275S/340 America, chassis 0030 MT, leads early entries for RM Sotheby’s flagship Monterey sale, returning August 14 – 15 to California’s Monterey Peninsula. Born as one of only two 275S barchettas built, 0030 MT was campaigned by the Factory and driven by legendary Italian racing driver Alberto Ascari in one of the most grueling competitions in motorsport, the 1950... [Lire la suite]
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