Monterey Auctions Total $301 Million!

1966 AAR Gurney-Westlake Eagle Mk I racer

1966 AAR Gurney-Westlake Eagle Mk I racer

The dust has settled, and Monterey sales figures have hit a new record high. The auction houses sold a combined 760 cars for a $301 million total. Compare that to last year’s $258m. Here is our overview of the American high sales from each auction:

Gooding & Company sold 118 out of 128 cars, for $113m total. The high American sale was a 1966 AAR Gurney-Weslake Eagle Mk I racer, sold at $3.7m. Details at www.goodingco.com.

Bonhams sold 77 out of 89 cars, for $31.1m total. The high American sale was a 1963 Shelby Cobra 260 roadster, sold at $2m. Details at www.bonhams.com.

Mecum sold 371 out of 677 cars, for $31.4m total. The high American sale was a 1961 Chevrolet Corvette Gulf racer, sold at $1.5m. Details at www.mecum.com.

RM sold 105 out of 120 cars, for $125m total. The high American sale was a 1963 Shelby Cobra 289 roadster, sold at $924k. Details at www.rmauctions.com.

Russo and Steele sold 89 out of 215 cars, for $7m total. The high American sale was a 1962 Shelby Cobra 289 roadster, sold at $850k. Details at www.russoandsteele.com.