Monterey Classic Car Week has arrived. Here is our roundup of some of the hottest American star cars appearing at each auction:
RM Sothebys offers a 1968 Chevrolet Corvette L88 RED/NART Le Mans racer at their Monterey sale (pictured above; RM Sotheby’s estimate: $1.4m–$2m). RM Sothebys’ sale takes place August 13–15. View all the RM Sothebys consignments here. View the digital catalog here.
Gooding & Company’s Pebble Beach auction takes place August 15–16. Significant lots include a 1965 Shelby 289 Cobra, offered without reserve (Gooding estimate: $900k–$1m). View all the Gooding & Company consignments here.
Bonhams has consigned a 1963½ Ford Galaxie 500 R-code Factory Lightweight for their Carmel sale, taking place August 14 (Bonhams estimate: $140k–$180k). View all the current Bonhams consignments here.
Rick Cole Auctions offers a 1969 Chevrolet Corvette L88 coupe described as “perhaps the lowest mile, totally unrestored and original L88 in existence” (Rick Cole estimate: $650k–$750k). Bidding is open August 13–15, and you can bid from your smart phone. View all the Rick Cole consignments here.
The JR Cannery Row Car & Yacht auction takes place August 12–15. Notable lots include a 1954 Oldsmobile radical custom known as “Joanne’s Dream.” View all the current JR consignments here.