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Broad Arrow Amelia Auto Sale Raises $63m

Broad Arrow Auction’s sale at The Amelia meaningfully exceeded expectations this past weekend, with total sales surpassing $63M and a sell-through rate of 92%. Now in its second year as the official auction house at The Amelia, Broad Arrow executed a two-day, standing-room-only sale with more than 1,000 registered bidders and their guests. With palpable energy on both days, the Broad Arrow Auction total sales nearly doubled over last year ($31M in 2023). Watch the...

Rarest Formula 1 Sports Cars to Compete in Gulf Historic Dubai GP revival

Over 90 of the rarest F1, sports cars and classics are confirmed to compete at the Gulf Historic Dubai GP Revival at the Dubai Autodrome from 8th-10th December. Legends of Le Mans include five Ford GT40s, Porsche 962 and Peugeot 90X, while F1 thoroughbreds such as Ferrari 643, Tyrell 012 and Hesketh 308C will feature. The spirit of classic motor racing will be bought back to life with a 70s-themed paddock brimming with exquisite hospitality...

Marilyn Monroe’s Ford Thunderbird to Sell at Julien’s Auctions

As part of their annual ICONS & IDOLS: HOLLYWOOD event, Julien’s Auctions will be selling the Ford Thunderbird that was owned by Marilyn Monroe. Estimated to fetch between $300,000-500,000, the 225 horsepower, V-8 engine car that Monroe owned from 1955 to 1962, will head to auction for the first time on 17 November 2018. Purchased under the name of Marilyn Monroe’s corporation, Marilyn Monroe Productions, the Raven Black Ford Thunderbird was thought to be a...

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