Porsche 911 Price History Graph

At the start of the year we took a look at how the market performed throughout 2017. The biggest question we get asked time-and-time again is “what was the most expensive sale?”. Collector Car Price members can build a report in 2 seconds to compile this data, but for those who are yet to sign up for a free account, here’s a sneak peak at the top 20 sales last year.

Price RankMakeModelYearPrice (USD)Auction HouseAuction EventEvent DateMore info
1ASTON MARTINDBR11956$22,550,000.00RM Sotheby'sMonterey 20172017-08-18see all dbr1 sales
2FERRARI250 GT LWB CALIFORNIA SPIDER COMPETIZIONE1959$17,990,000.00RM Sotheby'sIcons2017-12-06see all 250 gt lwb california spider competizione sales
3MCLARENF11995$15,620,000.00BonhamsQuail Lodge Auction2017-08-18see all f1 sales
4FERRARI275 GTB/C1966$14,520,000.00Gooding & CompanyThe Pebble Beach Auctions 20172017-08-18see all 275 gtb/c sales
5PORSCHE917 K1970$14,080,000.00Gooding & CompanyThe Pebble Beach Auctions 20172017-08-18see all 917 k sales
6FERRARILA FERRARI APERTA2017$9,994,030.00RM Sotheby'sFerrari - Leggenda e Passione2017-09-09see all la ferrari aperta sales
7FERRARI250 GT LWB CALIFORNIA SPIDER1959$9,458,206.00RM Sotheby'sFerrari - Leggenda e Passione2017-09-09see all 250 gt lwb california spider sales
8FERRARI250 GT SWB1961$8,305,000.00RM Sotheby'sMonterey 20172017-08-18see all 250 gt swb sales
9JAGUARE-TYPE LIGHTWEIGHT1963$8,000,000.00BonhamsQuail Lodge Auction2017-08-18see all e-type lightweight sales
10BUGATTITYPE 57 S CABRIOLET1937$7,700,000.00RM Sotheby'sAmelia Island 20172017-03-10see all type 57 s cabriolet sales
11FERRARIFEX-MICHAEL SCHUMACHER2001$7,504,000.00RM Sotheby'sContemporary Art Evening Auction2017-11-16see all fex-michael schumacher sales
12JAGUARE-TYPE LIGHTWEIGHT COMPETITION1963$7,370,000.00BonhamsThe Scottsdale Auction2017-01-19see all e-type lightweight competition sales
13PEUGEOTL45 GRAND PRIX TWO SEATER1914$7,260,000.00BonhamsThe Bothwell Collection2017-11-11see all l45 grand prix two seater sales
14ASTON MARTINDB4GT PROTOTYPE1959$6,765,000.00RM Sotheby'sMonterey 20172017-08-18see all db4gt prototype sales
15MERCEDES-BENZ540K SPECIAL ROADSTER1939$6,600,000.00RM Sotheby'sArizona2017-01-19see all 540k special roadster sales
16FERRARI340 AMERICA SPIDER COMPETIZIONE1952$6,380,000.00BonhamsThe Scottsdale Auction2017-01-19see all 340 america spider competizione sales
17FERRARI121 LM SPIDER1955$5,720,000.00RM Sotheby'sMonterey 20172017-08-18see all 121 lm spider sales
18FERRARI250 GT CABRIOLET SERIES I1958$5,682,148.00RM Sotheby'sFerrari - Leggenda e Passione2017-09-09see all 250 gt cabriolet series i sales
19PORSCHE911 GT1 STRASSENVERSION1998$5,665,000.00Gooding & CompanyThe Amelia Island Auction 20172017-03-10see all 911 gt1 strassenversion sales

Further analysis

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