Silverstone Auctions

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100th Jaguar E-Type 3.8 ‘flat floor’ coupé going to auction

SILVERSTONE Auctions has confirmed that a significant Jaguar E-Type 3.8 ‘Flat Floor’ coupé will be offered for auction at sale on May 19 at Silverstone racing circuit. This Jaguar E-Type is particularly special as it is believed to be the 100th E-Type fixed head coupé built, and has been given an auction estimate of £80,000 … Continue reading

Rare classic Lancias head to auction

  TWO rare Lancias – an Aprilia Farina Cabriolet and Aurelia B20 GT Series IV – will go under the hammer at Silverstone Auctions’ sale at Silverstone Circuit on May 19. “When a car combines luxury, performance, looks and charisma it’s the golden recipe. It’s difficult to look at these two very desirable examples of … Continue reading

Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona to headline specialist sale

A LOW-MILEAGE 1972 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona is being offered for sale by Silverstone Auctions at its inaugural ‘A Sale of Ferraris in association with Ferrari Owners’ Club GB’ at Silverstone circuit on May 18. One of only 158 UK-supplied cars, and just 15 finished in Argento Auteuil, the exquisite Daytona will headline the auction … Continue reading

Restored Alfa Romeo Montreal returns to auction

AN exemplary 1972 Alfa Romeo Montreal, previously sold by Silverstone Auctions in 2013, has emerged from a recent £28,000 restoration and will be offered for sale by Classic Car Auctions (CCA) at the Practical Classics Classic Car and Restoration Show with Discovery on Saturday and Sunday March 24-25. Having undergone a number of performance and … Continue reading

Dragon’s race car goes to auction

A 1959 Austin A35 HRDC spec race car owned by former Dragons’ Den star Theo Paphitis is being offered for sale by Silverstone Auctions at its Race Retro Competition Car Sale on February 23. The historic A35 road car was fully built to the required HRDC Regulations in 2016 for the businessman. Since then the … Continue reading

Rowan returns with a ‘double act’

A 1993 Mercedes-Benz 500E and a 1989 Lancia Thema, owned by comedian and actor Rowan Atkinson, are being offered for sale by Silverstone Auctions at its Race Retro Classic Car Sale on February 24 & 25. It was only a few months ago when Silverstone Auctions successfully sold another car owned by Rowan, a limited … Continue reading

Subaru rally car for auction

A FORMIDABLE 1993 Subaru Legacy RS Group A rally car, driven by Ari Vatanen and Richard Burns, is one the first consignments for the Silverstone Auctions Race Retro Competition car sale. The ex-Prodrive model – estimated at between £120,000 to £140,000 – is up for auction on Friday February 23 at Stoneleigh Park in Warwickshire … Continue reading

Eric Morecambe’s Jensen Interceptor up for auction

AN important part of British motoring and show business history, Eric Morecambe’s lovingly restored 1968 Jensen Interceptor, will be offered for auction by Silverstone Auctions at the NEC, Birmingham, on November 11-12. This is the first time the famous Jensen has been offered for public sale since its restoration. It was bought by Morecambe in … Continue reading

Del Boy’s Reliant for auction

THE iconic, yellow Reliant Regal three-wheeler from ‘Only Fools and Horses’ has been consigned by Silverstone Auctions to its two-day classic car sale at the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show at the Birmingham NEC on November 11 and 12. A star of the legendary BBC series, the 1968 Reliant Regal is one of the most … Continue reading

Porsche sale tops £2.5m in three hours

  MORE than £2.5 million changed hands in just three hours at the annual Porsche sale organised by Silverstone Auctions in association with Porsche Club GB at Silverstone Circuit. International interest was high with internet and phone bidders from Denmark, Poland and Indonesia among others. A very rare 1992 Porsche 911 (964) RS Touring, one … Continue reading