Category: Luxe Cars
RM Auctions made history by selling a gorgeous 1937 Mercedes-Benz 540 K Spezial Roadster for a staggering $9,680,000. The collector car auction house also sold 12 automobiles, each for more than million dollars at the auction held at Monterey in California. The Mercedes-Benz 540 K roadster featured a chassis number 154140 and was in the company of a series of other beautiful machines including a rare alloy-bodied 1960 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta Competizione, a 1939 Mercedes-Benz 540 K Spezial Roadster, and 1958 BMW 507 Roadster and several others. The auction was considered to be on of RM Auctions’ biggest sale in Monterey and attracted bidders from 20 countries.
Time to add more collectors’ delight items to your Bentley keepsakes. Bentley Motors is all set to put a “unique collector’s items handcrafted in Crewe” under the hammer for the benefit of the Prince’s Trust. There are 25 pieces on auction including a chess-set with aluminum pieces set on a veneered board, a polished V8 engine Bentley Mulsanne table and a cutlery-set created for Robert Welch that sports an engraved Bentley emblem.