Benz 8/20 PS Jagdwagen – 1914

Benz 8/20 PS Jagdwagen - 1914

Coachwork by Schebera

The world automobile industry grew a lot between the end of 19th century and the First World War. Each important firm depended on the races to introduce their name and products; each one had in production sports cars and touring or formal cars.

The Benz firm was …

Panhard et Levassor 16 HP Rear Entrance Tonneau – 1900

Panhard et Levassor 16 HP Rear Entrance Tonneau - 1900

RM Sotheby’s
Place Vauban
Parijs – Paris
Frankrijk – France
February 2019

Estimated : € 275.000 – 325.000
Sold for € 207.000

René Panhard and Émile Levassor built their first cars, a series of four identical models, in Paris during 1891. Other models followed in rapid succession, giving Panhard et …

Darracq Phaeton – 1898

Darracq Phaeton - 1898

Alexander Darracq was born in Bordeaux in 1855 and he was one of the fathers of the French automobile industry, one of the first entrepreneurs who believed on its potentials. After selling the English brand and production of “Gladiator” bicycle, Darracq founded the Usines Perfecta for the construction of bicycle …

Aston Martin One-77 – 2012

Aston Martin One-77 - 2012

£ 2.000.0000

Launched at a time when the global financial crisis of the late noughties was in full flight, the £1.2 million One-77 was a resounding success and as the name implies, just 77 cars were to be built. Since being manufactured, these superlative cars have found their way into …

Hupmobile Model 32 Tourer – 1912

Hupmobile Model 32 Tourer - 1912

Chassis n° 206

Les Grandes Marques du Monde au Grand Palais
Bonhams
Parijs – Paris
Frankrijk – France
February 2019

Estimated : € 15.000 – 20.000
Sold for € 16.100

The turn of the 19th Century was a time when the USA’s fast-growing auto industry attracted talented engineers in droves. …