The 2018 Monterey auctions were notable not just for the usual record-setting Ferrari sales, but also for a very strong showing among pre-war American cars. The 1935 Duesenberg SSJ LaGrande Roadster once owned by Gary Cooper stole the headlines in that realm with a $22m sale, but Gooding & Company and Mecum each sold an Auburn Super-Charged Boattail Speedster for just over $1m.
You don’t need to be a millionaire to buy a car at a Monterey, Scottsdale or Amelia Island auction. There are likely to be plenty of cars in your price range, but there are a few auction do’s and don’ts that you need to know. If cars mean more to you than just transportation, you’ll want to read this interview.
Nearly all of our leasing transactions go smoothly. Every so often, however, we’re faced with a new (and often puzzling) situation that needs to be resolved. PFS Southeast Sales Manager Chris Warren sat down with VinWiki founder Ed Bolian to recount a leasing story that required some detective work.