RM Auctions Monterey Kustoms Night - Aug. 18 RM Auctions will host the first-ever Kustoms Night as part of their Monterey sale on Friday, August 18th that will offer more than a dozen custom cars from the foremost designers in the country.
has consigned more than a dozen important hot rods, kustoms and prototypes for the Monterey Sports & Classic Car Auction, including:
1937 Studebaker "Extremeliner" by Ken "Posies" Fenical (Est. $250,000 - $350,000)
1932 Ford Speedster "Full Speed Ahead" by Zane Cullen (Est. $150,000 - $200,000)
2005 Apollo Monza Spyder by Milt Brown (Est. $145,000 - $195,000)
1926 Ford Roadster "Golden Era" by Rick Dore (Est. $125,000 - $175,000)
1992 Harley Softail Custom " Holly DeVille" Motorcycle (Est. $55,000 - $85,000)
RM Auctions will offer approximately 200 of the world’s finest vintage motor cars at the 2006 Monterey Sports & Classic Car Auction and other exciting consignments will be announced soon. The auction will be held at the elegant Portola Plaza Hotel at Fisherman’s Wharf in Monterey, California. Activities are held August 17, 18 & 19th, with auction previews daily on Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. The auction sale times are Friday, August 18th and Saturday, August 19th evenings from 5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Admission to the Monterey Sport and Classic Car Auction sale is $30 per person, with children 12 and under admitted free of charge. An auction catalog is available for an additional $80 U.S., including shipping and handling within North America, by calling 800-211-4371 or visit www.rmauctions.com.
RM’s Monterey Sports & Classic Car Auction is widely renowned for annually offering the finest sports and classic cars available in the world. The 2005 auction, which set a Monterey record with $31 Million in total sales and seven cars that sold for more than $1 Million apiece, will be featured in a two-hour TV special on cable network TLC. “Million Dollar Auction,” which premiered on Tuesday, June 15th and re-airs on Sunday, June 18 at 2:00 pm ET/PT, will go behind the scenes to offer viewers insider access at the auction including the individual stories of buyers, sellers and auctioneers and the excitement that builds as prices cross the million dollar threshold. For additional information on the special, check local listings or visit the TLC website at www.tlc/discovery.com.
Celebrating more than 26 years in the collector car industry, RM Auctions Inc. and its sister companies are responsible for acquiring, restoring and selling of the world’s rarest and most expensive vintage automobiles including Best of Show winning cars at the prestigious Meadow Brook and Pebble Beach Concours. For additional information on RM Auctions Inc., please call (800) 211-4371 or visit the corporate web site at www.rmauctions.com.