On September 2nd, Bonhams is hosting an auction at the National Motor Museum in the village of Beaulieu, England. 18 lots are up fro sale and all but three of them are pre-1960s. Let’s see what’s on offer!
As part of their 36th Annual Motorcycle Rally, Baxter Cycle is partnering with VanDerBrink Auctions to sell off 100+ bikes with no reserve this Saturday, August 19th.
Next weekend, Mecum is auctioning off 55 motorcycles (and a whole bunch of cars) in Monterey, California. Let’s see what they’ve got in store!
On Thursday, August 17th in Monterey, the Pacific Grove Auction will be offering 10 incredible classic bikes from “The Allen Smith Collection of Significant Motorcycles.” 8 of the 10 are pre-1922, and the newest bike is from 1954. But the most amazing thing about this auction is that every bike is being offered at no reserve. This should be interesting.
Larry Klein was the owner of GT Motors in Lansing, Michigan, a well-known Moto Guzzi dealership – but he may have been even better known as a purveyor of motorcycling literature. However you knew him, it seems that he was a beloved fixture of the motorcycle community. Unfortunately, he passed away in 2015 on vacation. 10 of his bikes were …
Next Saturday, Arts Parts is auctioning off 450 bikes from the 60s through the 80s. There’s actually going to be two auctions – one for in-person and internet bids and a separate auction of 128 bikes just for internet bidding.
My apologies – reader Jeremy W sent this over a couple of days ago and I forgot to get it up in advance. However, Kiss Cycles (which closed in December) is currently in the process of auctioning off assets that have been accumulated over the shop’s 103 years of existence. As you might expect, there’s a whole bunch of bikes. …
Auction Preview – Mecum Las Vegas June 2017View Post
On Sunday, many of you will be busy watching Marc Marquez attempt to take his 5th consecutive win at Circuit of the Americas. But there are other things going on in the world of motorcycles, including an auction of “Pioneer, Vintage, & Collectors’ Motorcycles and Related Spares” by Bonhams in Staffordshire, England. There will be 304 lots going up for …
Doug and Caleb Frasier have been collecting motorcycles for over 5 decades, and on April 8th, they’ll be auctioning off over 200 of them through Thummel Real Estate and Auction.
The Vegas auctions have wrapped and now we get to take a look at some results. Mecum has just come out with their statistics and the one-line story is that 868 of 949 motorcycles were sold (92% sell through rate) for a total of $13.7 million.
After watching some of the bikes going across the block last weekend at Mecum and Bonhams, I thought it would be fun to see how the auction results compared to what is available out on the streets, so to speak. For this comparison, I simply searched among active Craigslist listings. In order to not compare apples and oranges, I picked …
Both Bonhams and Mecum are live streaming their auctions. Click here to tag along!
This week, RM and Sotheby’s are partnering to auction off over 100 pricey cars…and 2 bikes. Neither of the 2 wheelers has a reserve, so they’re going to have new owners very soon.
As we move into January, Vegas is about to host the world’s two biggest motorcycle auctions. Last week we looked at the offerings from Bonhams – now let’s look at the inventory of nearly 900 bikes that Mecum has in store. You can order tickets and get more information here. If you’re interested in bidding, note that there’s a 10% …
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