My Car Quest

September 20, 2021

This Fiat-Abarth 1000 GT Was Raced By Bruce McLaren and Owned By Briggs Cunningham

by Mike - This rare, one of the three "Cunningham Abarth Bialberos", race cars was auctioned in August 2013 at the Gooding auction in Pebble Beach and sold for $302,500. The Fiat-Abarth 1000 GT is powered by a 982 cc engine with an … [Read more...]

A Tale Of Two Ferrari NART Spiders

by Mike - I think most of you have heard about the Ferrari 275 GTB/4 NART Spider that sold at the RM auction in Monterey in August 2013 for a record setting $27.5 million. Maybe you haven't heard about the other Ferrari NART Spider that sold … [Read more...]

The Lamborghini Miura P400 Prototype Chassis

by Mike - This is a view of a Lamborghini Miura one does not see often. This Lamborghini Miura prototype chassis was auctioned at the Gooding auction in August 2013 and sold for $473,000! Imagine how much it would have fetched if it had a … [Read more...]

Amelia Island Selected Auction Results From The Gooding Auction

by Mike - I was not at this auction in person but I watched it on the Internet. I arrive in Florida late Saturday night to attend the Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance on Sunday. The prices are the hammer prices and do not include the buyers … [Read more...]

A Dirty 1965 Ferrari 275 GTB Sells At Gooding For Big Bucks

by Mike - This 1965 Ferrari 275 GTB sold for $946,000 at the Gooding auction in Pebble Beach in August 2012. The estimate was $850,000 - $1,000,000. The Gooding car dusters were not allowed to touch this car. The Gooding … [Read more...]