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Records Tumble at Classic Car Auction

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Records Tumble at Classic Car Auction

Befitting the location at the heart of the UK’s automotive industry, two luxury British classics more than outperformed expectations. A 1999 Bentley Continental Sedanca Coupe Auto sold for £108,000, more than twice its lower estimate

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Silverstone Auctions Celebrates Another Successful Silverstone Classic With £5,083,773 In Total Sales

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Silverstone Auctions Celebrates Another Successful Silverstone Classic With £5,083,773 In Total Sales

This racing car-only sale was the first auction of its kind to be offered by Silverstone Auctions and achieved total sales value of £1,071,220*. Highlights of the Competition Car Sale included a 1959 Cooper Monaco, which sold for £219,375

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Podium Finish For Silverstone Auctions’ First Ever Dedicated Competition Car Sale

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Podium Finish For Silverstone Auctions’ First Ever Dedicated Competition Car Sale

Nick Whale, managing director of Silverstone Auctions, says: “This was a fantastic sale and I am pleased that so many amazing racing cars have found new homes and will return to the track once again

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Rare Pre-War Aston Martin Grand Tourer For Auction

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Rare Pre-War Aston Martin Grand Tourer For Auction

The car, a 1937 Aston Martin 15/98 2L Long Chassis Tourer, was built on the 31st of May 1937 and eventually registered on the 25th of March 1939. This captivating car was first sold for the minimal price of just £575!

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Family E-Type Comes Out Of Hiding After 25 Years

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Family E-Type Comes Out Of Hiding After 25 Years

The one family owned car was purchased new by the current owner’s grandfather and registered on the 15th of August 1973. Yet the car was rarely used and spent much of its early life in a garage at the family home in Warwickshire.

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Silverstone Auctions On Pole Position For Another ‘Classic’

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Silverstone Auctions On Pole Position For Another ‘Classic’

Silverstone Auctions has already consigned a beautifully restored 1963 Mercedes-Benz 230SL into the sale at the historic motor racing festival, which this year celebrates its 25th anniversary.

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Silverstone Auctions Announces 2015 Sale Dates

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Silverstone Auctions Announces 2015 Sale Dates

The specialist auction house will begin the year by returning to Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire for its fourth sale at Race Retro, Europe’s premier historic motorsport show. The two day sale, taking place on the 21st and 22nd February

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Low Mileage Italian Collection For Race Retro Classic Car Sale

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Low Mileage Italian Collection For Race Retro Classic Car Sale

The highlight of the collection is possibly one of the finest Ferrari Testarossas available on the market. The 1991 ‘best of breed’ car, estimated at between £130,000 and £150,000, has covered just 955 miles from new and is in immaculate condition

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Rare And Unique Classics On Offer At Silverstone Sale

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Rare And Unique Classics On Offer At Silverstone Sale

Topping the bill is a stunning, low mileage 1985 Ferrari 308 GTS Quattrovalve, estimated at between £80,000 and £90,000. The highly collectible car has covered just over 10,000 miles from new and is in superb condition.

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Ten Of The Best At The Salon Privé Sale

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Ten Of The Best At The Salon Privé Sale

More than 50 of the finest classic vehicles available on the market will go under the hammer next week in The Salon Privé Sale, taking place at Syon House on Thursday September 4th. Below is Silverstone Auctions’ top picks from the upcoming sale.

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