How to sum up 2016?

  • Big losses from the highs of 2015
  • $373 million sold during August
  • $1.6 billion of successful sales tracked

Now the details…

Number of events in 2016

Collector car auctions 2016 by month

Number of lots that went under the hammer in 2016 (and sold)

Collector car lots sold at auction 2016 by month

Value of auction sales in 2016

Collector car auction sales values total 2016 by month

Top 10 marques by number of sales 2016

Car MakeSales
CHEVROLET5252
FORD3425
MERCEDES-BENZ1253
PONTIAC894
PORSCHE793
JAGUAR631
DODGE611
CADILLAC610
VOLKSWAGEN464
FERRARI443


Top 10 cars by sale value in 2016

Car YearCar MakeCar ModelSale Price USDAuction HouseAuction NameAuction Event Date
1957FERRARI335 SPORT SCAGLIETTI35,696,490 $ArtcurialRetromobile 201605/02/16
1955JAGUARD-TYPE21,780,000 $RM Classic CarsMonterey 201619/08/16
1939ALFA ROMEO8C 2900B LUNGO SPIDER19,800,000 $RM Classic CarsMonterey 201619/08/16
1959FERRARI250 GT LWB CALIFORNIA SPIDER COMPETIZIONE18,150,000 $Gooding & CompanyPebble Beach 201620/08/16
1961FERRARI250 GT SWB CALIFORNIA SPIDER17,160,000 $Gooding & CompanyAmelia Island 201611/03/16
1962SHELBY260 COBRA13,750,000 $RM Classic CarsMonterey 201619/08/16
1960FERRARI250 GT SWB BERLINETTA COMPETIZIONE13,500,000 $Gooding & CompanyPebble Beach 201620/08/16
1933ALFA ROMEO8C 2300 MONZA11,990,000 $Gooding & CompanyPebble Beach 201620/08/16
1932BUGATTITYPE 55 ROADSTER10,400,000 $Gooding & CompanyPebble Beach 201620/08/16
1937MERCEDES-BENZ540 K SPECIAL ROADSTER9,900,000 $RM Classic CarsArizona 201628/01/16


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