Diverse offerings made for exciting results at Bonhams’ Simeone Automobile Museum auction

Philadelphia – A pleasant atmosphere of enthusiastic connoisseurs and incredible automobiles permeated the annual auction at the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum in Pennsylvania on October 8th. With cars spanning the 20th century, from early American makes to mid-century European brands to modern collectibles, the unique sale offered something for every budget and taste. Diverse highlights included a stunning…

Paul Newman, Steve McQueen, Peter Fonda & Dennis Hopper Motorcycles up for auction

Celebrity motorcycles and historical gems gather for inaugural October sale at Barber Motorsports Museum Los Angeles – Following the recent announcement of Steve McQueen’s Husqvarna motorcycle from the film On Any Sunday, Bonhams auctioneers announced the consignment of motorcycles ridden or owned by Paul Newman, Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper and other celebrities. As with McQueen’s “Husky,” these motorcycles represent…

Bonhams’ Motorcars & Automobilia Auction to offer pre-war European and American cars

Bonhams’ annual Collectors’ Motorcars & Automobilia Auction – October 8th at the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum New York — Bonhams’ annual Collectors’ Motorcars & Automobilia Auction hosted at the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum will, as always, feature some truly special cars next month. Of special note are a host of exceptional pre-war examples from Britain,…

Auction giant Bonhams sold to new owners

Image – Bonhams Epiris announced that Epiris Fund II, advised by Epiris LLP, has agreed the acquisition of auction giant Bonhams from private shareholders. Financial terms are not being disclosed. Founded in 1793, Bonhams is one of the world’s largest and most renowned auctioneers of automobiles, fine art and antiques, and jewelry. The business holds…