Blenheim, Ontario – Ontario-based RM Auctions kicks off its Sports & Classics of Monterey auction today, including a special evening sale devoted exclusively to Ford, in Monterey, California. The combined sale is the most significant collection of automobiles ever offered by the company.
The 25th anniversary of the sale will be held August 12 to 14. Over 200 vehicles will go on sale, including at least 16 that are expected to surpass US$1 million.
A 1958 Ferrari 250 Pontoon Fender Testa Rossa will be the most important and valuable car ever offered during the annual event. Other vehicles include a 1931 Bugatti Type 51, 1964 Cooper-Ford King Cobra, 1967 Shelby 427 Cobra, 1938 BMW 328 Roadster, 1955 Jaguar D-Type, 1933 Packard Twelve Custom Dietrich Coupe, 1930 Stutz Model M Supercharged Coupe, 1931 Duesenberg Model J Convertible, and one of the 51 Tuckers built in 1948, which is estimated to sell for between $550,000 and $750,000.
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