Classic Car Auction Reviews

  • BRIGHTWELLS AUCTIONS SEPTEMBER REVIEW

    BRIGHTWELLS AUCTIONS SEPTEMBER REVIEW

    Glenn Rowswell on 18th October 2018

    Brightwells’ latest classic car sale took place at its Leominster base on September 26, with a wide variety of cars passing under the hammer on what turned out to be a gloriously sunny day...

  • SILVERSTONE AUCTIONS SEPTEMBER REVIEW

    SILVERSTONE AUCTIONS SEPTEMBER REVIEW

    Glenn Rowswell on 18th October 2018

    Silverstone Auctions’ inaugural September Sale too place at Dallas Burston Polo Club, Warwickshire, on September 28. The 50 lots included a fascinating selection of prestige brands, sports cars and homologation specials, with a Ford Sierra Sapphire Cosworth 4x4 and a MkI Escort RS1600 both achieving record prices...

  • DT MATHEWSON SEPTEMBER REVIEW

    DT MATHEWSON SEPTEMBER REVIEW

    Glenn Rowswell on 11th October 2018

    The team at Mathewsons enjoyed another busy sale at their North Yorkshire premises on Saturday September 15, with around half of the lots sold...

  • DVCA AUCTIONS SEPTEMBER REVIEW

    DVCA AUCTIONS SEPTEMBER REVIEW

    Glenn Rowswell on 27th September 2018

    It was DVCA’s penultimate sale of the year on September 13 with the team reporting a successful day of selling. As seems to be the growing trend...

  • ACA CLASSIC AUCTIONS AUGUST REVIEW

    ACA CLASSIC AUCTIONS AUGUST REVIEW

    Glenn Rowswell on 6th September 2018

    A trademark busy crowd helped to ensure strong sales at Anglia Car Auctions’ latest classic sale on Saturday August 25, with 75 per cent of the 230 lots finding new homes for a total outlay of £1.3 million...

  • MORRIS LESLIE AUCTIONS AUGUST REVIEW

    MORRIS LESLIE AUCTIONS AUGUST REVIEW

    Glenn Rowswell on 30th August 2018

    There were more than 160 lots up for grabs at Morris Leslie’s late summer classic auction, which took place at its Errol base near Perth on August 18. Because of holidays and other distractions, summer sales can be notoriously fickle, but a healthy crowd turned up to cast an expert eye on proceedings...

  • ACA CLASSIC AUCTIONS AUGUST PREVIEW

    ACA CLASSIC AUCTIONS AUGUST PREVIEW

    Glenn Rowswell on 23rd August 2018

    Anglia Car Auctions' next classic sale takes place on Saturday August 25, located at its Kings Lynn premises. As ever, a wide variety of cars are set to go on offer, catering for a large range of tastes and budgets.

  • H&H AUCTIONS JULY REVIEW

    H&H AUCTIONS JULY REVIEW

    Glenn Rowswell on 16th August 2018

    The team at H&H can rest assured knowing that their most recent sale on July 19 was a successful one. Not only did the majority of cars sell, but so many of which sold drastically over estimate, with a number of surprise lots obtaining strong amounts of money...

  • HOBBS PARKER CLASSIC CAR JULY AUCTION REVIEW

    HOBBS PARKER CLASSIC CAR JULY AUCTION REVIEW

    Glenn Rowswell on 10th August 2018

    Hobbs Parker’s annual July Classic Car Auction was its sixth and most successful to date. Included amongst the 59 cars sold were some very exclusive vehicles, with a 1935 Lagonda M45 Pillarless saloon surely the most notable. Entered by the widow and sons of its local proud owner who purchased it in 1952, it sold for £45,100 despite having been stored in a barn since at least the ‘70s...

  • DT MATHEWSON JUNE REVIEW

    DT MATHEWSON JUNE REVIEW

    Glenn Rowswell on 12th July 2018

    The team at Mathewsons worked extremely hard in difficult conditions to make sure its most recent sale went swimmingly, with temperatures soaring and a jam-packed auction hall...

  • ANGLIA CAR AUCTIONS JUNE REVIEW

    ANGLIA CAR AUCTIONS JUNE REVIEW

    Glenn Rowswell on 28th June 2018

    Anglia Car Auctions are celebrating a successful sale as the vast majority of its lots found new homes with a roughly 79 per cent sale rate. Oddly, it wasn’t the usual suspects that caught the eyes of buyers...

  • MORRIS LESLIE AUCTIONS JUNE REVIEW

    MORRIS LESLIE AUCTIONS JUNE REVIEW

    Glenn Rowswell on 28th June 2018

    There were more classic cars up for grabs at Morris Leslie’s early summer classic auction, writes Bob Weir. With 161 vehicles going under the hammer, the oldest car on the sales floor was a legendary 1924 Ford Model T. With a top estimate of £15,000 this groundbreaking car even came complete with its own enclosed Ifor Williams trailer...

  • DVCA AUCTIONS JUNE REVIEW

    DVCA AUCTIONS JUNE REVIEW

    Glenn Rowswell on 21st June 2018

    Dorset Vintage and Classic Auctions (DVCA) hold their quarterly auctions in the refined setting of Athelhampton House, located near the delightfully named Puddletown in Dorset....

  • H&H AUCTIONS JUNE REVIEW

    H&H AUCTIONS JUNE REVIEW

    Glenn Rowswell on 21st June 2018

    It was a difficult sale for the team at H&H this June 5 as it struggled to shift some of the high value, rare vehicles that featured during the auction. Despite this, it was the usual suspects that continued to do well in the classic car marketplace with Jaguar E-Types doing particularly well, both obtaining more than £80,000 during the sale...