Saturday, February 24, 2018

RM Sotheby's at Amelia Island - Top Lots

1966 Ferrari 275 GTB by Scaglietti. Chassis No. 08603, Engine No. 08603, Gearbox No. 645. One of approximately 58 long-nose, torque-tube, triple-carburetor, steel-bodied examples. Retains its original chassis, engine, and gearbox, Finished in its original colors of Rosso Rubino over Nero. Estimate: US$ 2,200,000 - US$ 2,500,000
1993 Porsche 911 Carrera RS 3.8. Chassis No. WP0ZZZ96ZPS497111, Engine No. 62P85663, Gearbox No. 004429. Exclusively Porsche - The 964 Collection, One of only 55 built, 6,825 km from new, Matching-numbers drivetrain, Porsche Certificate of Authenticity. Estimate: US$ 1,250,000 - US$ 1,500,000
1956 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing. Chassis No. 198.040.6500292, Engine No. 198.980.10.002887, Body No. A198.040.6500288. Restored in 1992-1994 by Kienle Automobiletechnik in Germany, Air conditioning for enjoyable touring discretely installed when restored, Reconditioned in April 2007 by Kienle, Finished in elegant dark blue (DB322) with oyster beige interior, Driven only 7,910 miles since restoration. Estimate: US$ 1,100,000 - US$ 1,300,000
1909 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Roi des Belges "The Silver Fairy" in the style of Barker. Chassis No. 970, Engine No.60970. A very rare 134½-in. “short-wheelbase” Silver Ghost, Original 7.4-liter engine and factory four-speed overdrive transmission, Best in Class, 2007 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, Extensive cosmetic and mechanical restoration by marque expert Steve Littin, Complete original drivetrain with a painstaking recreation of the original Barker body. Estimate: US$ 1,000,000 - US$ 1,250,000