Prospects for the coming year? “Good cars, well presented with sensible estimates are selling strongly, and that is good news for the market as a whole,” says RM Sotheby’s Europe managing director Peter Wallman.
What's coming up from RM Sotheby's in 2017
January 19th-20th: Arizona Concours d’Elegance Sale, Phoenix, Arizona. Highlights include a 1939 Mercedes-Benz 540 K Special Roadster by Sindelfingen (estimate: US$7.4-8.4 million), 1939 Bugatti Type 57 Cabriolet by Letourneur et Marchand ($1.25-1.5m), and 1930 Cadillac V16 Roadster by Fleetwood ($1-1.25m).
February 8th: Rétromobile Sale, Place Vauban, Paris.
March 10th-11th Amelia Island Sale, Official auction of the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance.
May 27th: Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d’Este Sale, Villa Erba, Lake Como, Italy.
July 29th: Motor City Sale, Plymouth, Michigan. Official auction of the Concours d'Elegance of America.
October 5th-6th: Hershey Sale, Hershey, Pennsylvania. Veteran, Brass Era, and CCCA Classic automobiles cross the auction stage during the world’s largest antique car swap meet.