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CROWDS FLOOD TO H&H’S SUNNY SPRING SALE AT BUXTON

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CROWDS FLOOD TO H&H’S SUNNY SPRING SALE AT BUXTON

New homes were found for 61 popular classics at H&H’s Spring sale at Buxton last week (April 18). They ranged in price from £40,700 for a 1958 Jaguar XK150 SE Drophead Coupe to £700 for a 1984 Jaguar XJS Coupe (what a lot of car for the money!), and in age from the 1926 Swift 10HP QA Sports (£9,570) to a 1992 Bentley Turbo RL (£13,200).

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LONG-FORGOTTEN CAR DESIGNS COME TO MARKET

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LONG-FORGOTTEN CAR DESIGNS COME TO MARKET

Thirty-four long-forgotten original design concepts, including those for Jaguar, Austin-Healey, Lancia, Alvis, Elva and Trident cars of the mid 1960s, are to be auctioned by H&H at its Buxton sale on June 19.

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H&H CONSIGNS ITS SECOND 1929 GP ALFA OF THE YEAR

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H&H CONSIGNS ITS SECOND 1929 GP ALFA OF THE YEAR

Hot on the heels of selling the Irish Grand Prix-winning 1929 Alfa Romeo 6C 1750 Super Sport for a record £503,000 (Cheltenham, March 1), H&H Classic Auctions has now consigned UV 819 – a 1929 6C 1500 Super Sport Works Team Car.

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Aspiring 007 Buys Aston Martin DB6 Vantage at BCA Classic Auction

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Aspiring 007 Buys Aston Martin DB6 Vantage at BCA Classic Auction

Even the expertise of Q might struggle in getting this Aston Martin ready for James Bond to use at a moments notice! Earlier this week, a 1966 Aston Martin DB6 Vantage sold for £26,950 at BCAs Classic & Historic sale in Bridgwater – despite being in bits.

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FERRARI’S 60 YEARS IN RACE POSTERS

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FERRARI’S 60 YEARS IN RACE POSTERS

Until September 16, the Galleria Ferrari expands its exhibition dedicated to Ferrari’s 60 years with an original exhibition of race posters.

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The H&H collectors’ car and automobilia sale, Buxton, April 17/18 has it all

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The H&H collectors’ car and automobilia sale, Buxton, April 17/18 has it all

With the spring sunshine finally seeping through, the many sports cars on offer at Buxton on April 17/18 will doubtless attract plenty of interest.

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FERRARI AT THE TECHNO-CLASSICA 2007

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FERRARI AT THE TECHNO-CLASSICA 2007

Ferrari will be represented at the Techno-Classica 2007 by a stand dedicated entirely to Ferrari Classiche, a specialist division set up in Maranello to provide owners of historic Prancing Horse cars with restoration, maintenance, and assistance services. The Ferrari Classiche division also issues Authenticity Certificates.

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SALE OF HISTORIC FERRARIS AT FERRARI FACTORY

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SALE OF HISTORIC FERRARIS AT FERRARI FACTORY

RM Auctions in association with Sotheby’s will return an unprecedented collection of factory-certified Ferrari sports and racing cars to their native birthplace in Maranello, Italy for RM Auctions’ “Leggenda e Passione” auction event on Sunday, May 20, 2007.

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PROTEUS HAS BEEN ACQUIRED BY RIVAL SPORTS CAR MANUFACTURER, ENDURO

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PROTEUS HAS BEEN ACQUIRED BY RIVAL SPORTS CAR MANUFACTURER, ENDURO

Proteus Cars has been acquired by rival sports car manufacturer Enduro Cars. For 21 years Proteus has been a leader in the field of re-creation sports cars, such as its renowned Jaguar C-Type, and is synonymous the world over with quality and attention to detail.

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Big prices achieved for Jim Clark Lotus and Grand Prix Alfa

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Big prices achieved for Jim Clark Lotus and Grand Prix Alfa

Last week’s H&H classic vehicle sale at The Centaur, Cheltenham grossed over £2.3 million – a house record. It also saw the highest price so far paid for a car at an H&H auction, with the 1929 Irish Grand Prix winning Alfa Romeo 6C 1750 Super Sport fetching £503,000 – a mere £6,000 more than the ex-Jim Clark 1962 Lotus 25, which itself had claimed that record earlier in the same sale!

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