OMAHA, Neb.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#astonmartin–Proxibid (www.proxibid.com),
world’s most trusted way to connect buyers and sellers of highly valued
items, will provide online bidding for H&H Classics Limited’s sale of
classic cars and motorcycles at the Imperial War Museum Duxford in
Cambridge, U.K. Live onsite bidding for collector cars will begin
October 12 at 10:30 AM EUR. Prebidding for this auction is already
available by visiting Proxibid.
Included in the sale are six superb Aston Martins, like the 1930
Aston Martin International 1.5 Litre Short Chassis Tourer, estimated
at £110,000 – £150,000. Other lots to watch include:
Jaguar XK150 SE 3.4 Litre Drophead Coupe: Retaining matching
chassis and engine numbers, this example has covered less than 200
miles since a meticulous, show quality restoration. Est. £135,000 –
BMW R100RS: This pristine bike is number 10 of only 100 made.
Completely new and unregistered, it has delivery mileage of just 2
miles on the odometer, after standing in a private Japanese museum for
many years. Est. £11,000 – £13,000.
Jaguar E-Type 3.8 Coupe: Offered complete with decades of dust,
this example is a true barn find and is an incredible project car for
a restorer. Less than 2,000 in right-hand drive were produced and this
example is estimated at £35,000 – £45,000.
Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow: Once owned by footballer George Best,
this is your chance to own a piece of the infamous celebrity’s
personal collection. He was once quoted as saying: “I spent 90% of my
money on women, drink, and fast cars. The rest I wasted”. Est. £10,000
Aston Martin DB2/4 Saloon: A show ready example, this vehicle is
fully restored and award winning at various American concours
meetings. Finished in California Sage Green, this car is estimated at
£180,000 – £220,000.
Aston Martin V8 Volante: This Aston Martin is a rare right-hand
drive carburetor-fed V8. It is finished in Tourmaline Blue and
features a converted six-speed manual transmission. Est. £160,000 –
With more than 200 lots of cars and motorcycles on offer, this event is
sure to be a can’t-miss sale for collectors around the world. Online
buyers can expect an exciting event via Proxibid’s live bidding
platform. Buyers who cannot attend the auction in person can bid with
confidence from anywhere in the world with an internet connection. Only
Proxibid’s risk management system is specifically built to protect high
dollar purchases, like the vehicles available in this sale.
“While the onsite event at the Imperial War Museum is stunning, online
buyers can expect the same high quality experience transferred into
their homes via Proxibid’s live bidding platform,” said Simon Hope,
Managing Director and Chief Auctioneer of H&H Classics Limited. “We’re
excited that buyers from all over the world can participate alongside
our onsite bidders, especially where our buyers can be sure their
transactions are secure on Proxibid.”
For more information about H&H Classics Limited, to view auction
catalogs, or to place bids, please visit the auction catalog.
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Carly Docter, 402-991-4763