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2016 Las Vegas Classic Motorcycle Auctions

Ex-Ed LaBelle 1952 Black Shadow racer and drag bike to sell at Bonhams. Photo courtesy Bonhams.Auction houses Bonhams and Mecum are finalizing offerings at their respective annual Las Vegas classic motorcycle auctions. Bonhams will hold its one-day auction Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016, at Bally’s ...

J. Wood Announces the Bob Barker Estate Sale

Fantastic AJS 7R “Boy Racer” is sure to draw great interest.The auction of Bob Barker’s collection of vintage motorcycles will be held March 8, 2016. Bob Barker was an aerospace engineer and a road racer in California in the 1960s. Bob got hired by Can Am to work on their motorcycle ...

“Viva Knievel!” Motorcycle to be Auctioned!

Everyone’s heard about Steve McQueen’s desert sled* coming up for sale at Bonhams’ Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction on Jan. 7, and now here’s something that might be even better: Evel Knievel’s screen bike from Viva Knievel.The 1976 Harley-Davidson XL 1000 was customized by none other ...

Unrestored Brough Superior Motorcycles to be Offered at Bonhams Sale

The ex-Hubert Chantrey Brough Superior 750cc BS4. Estimate £80,000-120,000. Photo courtesy Bonhams.They were believed to have been destroyed, but earlier this year, eight long-lost Brough Superior Motorcycles were discovered in a Cornish village.Unveiled for the first time in more than 50 ...

Newest Consignments for Mecum’s 2016 Las Vegas Auction

1928 Excelsior Big Bertha Hillclimber. Photo courtesy Mecum Auctions.Mecum Auctions has announced more consignments for its 2016 Las Vegas auction, Jan. 7-9 at South Point Casino and Exhibit Hall. A 1928 Excelsior Big Bertha Hillclimber from the EJ Cole Collection, 1940 Indian Four from the ...

Rare Motorcycles Headline Bonhams’ Las Vegas Auction

Steve McQueen’s Triumph desert sled is one of the many rare motorcycles consigned to Bonhams’ Las Vegas auction in January. Select entries still invited. Photo courtesy Bonhams.Following the recent news of the extensive British and American motorcycle collections headed to Bonhams’ Las ...

Italian Motorcycles From Swedish Collector Head to Bonhams’ Paris Sale

From left: a 1954 MV Agusta Disco Volante, estimated at €11,000-17,000, and a 1980 Bimota SB2, estimated at €21,000-25,000. Image courtesy Bonhams.For the very first time, the world-renowned MC Collection Motorcycle Museum will offer 18 of its highly desirable collectors’ motorcycles at ...

There’s Still Time to Consign or Register for Mecum’s Las Vegas Auction!

Lot F110 — 1911 Flying Merkel board track racer.If you haven't consigned or registered to bid for Mecum's Las Vegas auction on Jan. 7-9, 2016, there is still time. The deadline is Wednesday, Nov. 18, at 5 p.m. Central. Among the motorcycles to be auctioned off are a 1942 Harley-Davidson ...

Bonhams Two-Day Stafford Sale a Record Success

The Olympia Motorcycle Show, 1937 Brough Superior 990cc SS100, sold for £208,700.• Bonhams Stafford Sale weekend realized more than £3.6 million, a record for the sale and the highest-grossing motorcycle sale ever seen in Europe • Day One saw the single-owner Lonati Collection of 60 rare ...

Harley Hoard up for Auction

Auctioneers J. Wood & Company will empty a 22,000 square-foot Harley-Davidson dealership, Dwight’s Biker’s Dream of East Texas, in a two-day sale Oct. 29-30, 2015. Owner Dwight Nevill collected a huge hoard over the years by buying out dealer inventories and other collections, There is ...

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