Gooding & Company’s Pebble Beach Auction 2010 will be held Saturday, August 14th and Sunday, August, 15th at the Pebble Beach Equestrian Center in Pebble Beach, California. Gooding & Company’s 6th annual auction, held in association with the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, will feature 135 cars, including 17 estimated to reach bids in excess of $1,000,000.
“We have more consignors and exceptional cars from around the world than ever before,” says David Gooding, President and founder of Gooding & Company. “The diversity and quality of our cars this year is the best we have ever presented at Pebble Beach.”
The Gooding Pebble Beach 2010 sale has several prominent offerings, highlighted by 1933 Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 Monza and 1961 SEFAC Ferrari 250 GT SWB, both carrying estimates in the six to eight million dollar range. Other notables include 1928 Mercedes-Benz S 26/180 Boattail Speedster; 1956 Maserati 200SI; 1966 Ford GT40 Mk I; 1951 Ferrari 340 America Spider; 1959 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spider Competizione; 1958 Ferrari 250 GT LWB Berlinetta Tour de France and 1995 McLaren F1.
Gooding’s 2009 Pebble Beach auction netted $50,753,850, with top sale going to the 1962 Ferrari 250 GT SWB California Spyder at $5,115,000, followed by the 1933 Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 Drop Head Coupe at $4,180,000. In total, Gooding offered 159 cars for sale last year, with 92 finding new owners, reflecting an 81% sale rate. The average price per car sold was $396,514.
The Gooding & Company Pebble Beach Auction is located at the Pebble Beach Equestrian Center. Auction preview days will be from Wednesday, August 11 through Sunday, August 15, 2010. The Saturday evening auction will start at 5:00 PM and the Sunday evening auction at 6:00 PM. Auction catalogs are available for $100 and admit two to the viewing and the auction. Bidder registration is $200 and includes reserved seating for two and a catalog. General admission to the viewing and the auction can be purchased at the tent for $40 per person.
For more information, contact Gooding & Company at (310) 899-1960 or visit www.goodingco.com.
Gooding & Company Pebble Beach 2010 – Auction Preview
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