Monthly Archive: September 2016

Winners – September 26

Congratulations to our recent Predict the Price winners!    Bev S had a prediction of $77,598 for the 1973 Citroen DS Super 5, which sold for $94,831.   Max R had a prediction of $95,500 for the 1941 Buick...

Making Sense of the Numbers

A ’32 is usually a Deuce and most often a roadster, unless coupé is specified, and almost always a Ford.   A 3- or 5-window is usually a Ford, unless specified.   A flatty...

Rocky Mountain Majesty

The Finest auctions held their second and final auction of 2016 in Aspen/Snowmass, Colorado September 17th. Spectators and online viewers witnessed 62 vehicles cross the block, with 41 finding new homes.    They pride...

1959 Beardmore Mk VII Taxi

Okotoks Collector Car Auction – Calgary, AB October 1, 2016   Beardmore Motors, although having its roots in shipbuilding in Scotland, produced some amazing pieces of machinery over the course of its history including...

1940 Cadillac 60 Special Touring Sedan

Boardwalk Classic Car Auction – Wildwood, NJ September 22-24, 2016 The 1940 Cadillac Series 60 Special Touring Sedan is made for the classy gangster with its torpedo body, swept back windshield and shapely notch back...

Home Run in Louisville

Mecum Auctions’ first-ever Louisville classic and collector car auction brought $13.4 million in total sales throughout the three-day event with 440 vehicles hammering sold Sept. 8-10. Top sellers at the auction were a great reflection...

1959 Plymouth Sport Fury

Dragone’s Auctions – Boston, MA September 24, 2016   Plymouth’s top-of-the-line car for 1959. With tail fins in their very pinnacle for 1959, Plymouth was right in the thick of things with a fine...

Ultimate Hot Rod Glossary – Supplement

Glossary Supplement   5-Footer: A car/truck that looks good (few, if any, flaws visible) when viewed from 5 feet away or further.   7-Day Wonder: Refers to cars that were restored in just 7 days –...

The Finest, Literally

The Finest Automobile Auctions will be making a trip to host an auction in Aspen/Snowmass, Colorado, September 17th. The Finest is a relatively new auction house, and holds multiple auctions every year throughout the U.S....