1983 Porsche 956 Group C heads to auction

The Group C era produced some of the greatest racing spectacles in history, and some of the greatest cars. Possibly the greatest among them was the Porsche 956, an example of which is headed to auction at RM Sotheby’s sale on August 14 at 2021 Monterey Car Week in California. Powered by a 2.65-liter turbocharged …

First Lewis Hamilton Formula One car up for grabs sells for millions at auction

A race-winning McLaren Formula One car driven by Lewis Hamilton was sold at an RM Sotheby’s auction over the weekend, and the final bid came in at 4.73 million British pounds (approximately $6.45 million). It isn’t the highest price paid for a F1 car from the modern era. That honor goes to Michael Schumacher’s Ferrari …

Bizarre one-off Porsche 356 heads to auction

An unusual Porsche 356 one-off will cross the block at RM Sotheby’s auction, scheduled for August 13-14 in Monterey, California. The 1954 Glöcker-Porsche 356 Carrera 1500 coupe was built by Walter Glöcker, a Frankurt car dealer and racer. His seventh home-built special, the modified 356 was built to compete in the 1954 Mille Miglia, but …