Results from the Arizona Auctions in January

by | Feb,2018

Results from the Arizona Auctions in January

Written by Randy Leffingwell

 

With the 2018 auction year opener now in history books, it’s safe to say little history was made. But observations can be – as hopefully you have read in Kevin Watts’ commentary earlier in this issue. Without further ado, here are the results.


Bonhams

The Scottsdale Auction

18 January 2018

The Westin Kierland Resort and Spa

6902 East Greenway Parkway

Phoenix, AZ 85254

Directions at: motors.us@bonhams.com

 

Previews: 

Tuesday, 16 January, 2018     09:00 – 18:00 Mountain Standard Time

Wednesday, 17 January          09:00 – 18:00 MST

Thursday, 18 January              09:00 – 11:00 MST

Sale:    

Thursday, 18 January              from 11:00

 

Lot 015 – 1995 Porsche Typ 993 Carrera RS 3.8Estimate: $375,000-475,000 – Did not sell at $330,000.

Lot 021 – 1970 Porsche Typ 911T 2.2 – Without reserve – Estimate: $120,000-150,000 – Withdrawn

Lot 031 – 1989 Porsche Typ 911 Carrera 3.2 Speedster – Without reserve – Estimate: 175,000-225,000 – Sold for $142,500.

Lot 032 – 1956 Porsche Typ 356A 1600 Carrera SpeedsterEstimate: $300,000-375,000 – Sold for $280,000

Lot 037 – 1962 Porsche Typ 356B “Twin grille” D’Iteren RoadsterEstimate $175,000-275,000 – Sold for $150,000.

Lot 044 – 1958 Porsche Typ 550A Spyder – Chassis 550-0145, ex-factory works car with podium finishes at Le Mans and Nürburgring – Estimate: $4,500,000-5,500,000.- Sold for $4,700,000.

Lot 046 – 1994 Porsche Typ 964 RS America – Without reserve – Estimate: $110,000-140,000 – Sold for $80,000.

Lot 048 – 1956 Porsche Typ 356A 1500 Carrera GSEstimate: $750,000-900,000 – Did not sell at $580,000.

Lot 051 – 2015 Porsche Typ 918 SpyderEstimate: $1,200,000-1,600,000 – Sold for $1,175,000

Lot 052 – 2016 Porsche Typ 991 R – 38 miles – Estimate: $400,000-500,000 – Sold for $435,000.

Lot 055 – 1997 Porsche Typ 993 TurboEstimate: $175,000-225,000 – Sold for $163,000.

Lot 058 – 1953 Porsche Typ 356 Pre-A Cabriolet – Pepco Supercharger installed in period – Estimate: $230,000-270,000 – Did not sell at $170,000.

Lot 068 – 1960 Porsche Typ 356B 1600 Super coupe – Without reserve – Estimate: $90,000-120,000 – Sold for $85,000.

Lot 073 – 1960 Porsche Typ 356B 1600 Super 90 Drauz RoadsterEstimate: $170,000-210,000 – Sold for $155,000.

Lot 081 – 2005 Porsche Carrera GTEstimate: $725,000-825,000 – Withdrawn

Lot 091 – 1968 Porsche Typ 911L 2.0 – Without reserve – Estimate: $85,000-100,000 – Sold for $77,000.

Lot 094 – 1954 Porsche Typ 356 Pre-A Speedster – Without reserve – Estimate: $275,000-350,000 – Sold for $200,000.

Lot 096 – 1961 Porsche Typ 356B 1600 coupe – Without reserve – Estimate: $70,000-90,000 – Sold for $56,000.

Lot 097 – 2007 Porsche Typ 997 Turbo coupe – Without reserve – Estimate: $45,000-55,000 – Sold for $46,000.


Gooding & Company

The Scottsdale Auctions

Scottsdale Fashion Square

4700 N. Scottsdale Road

Scottsdale, AZ 85251

 

Previews: 

Wednesday, 17 January, 2018            09:00-18:00 MST

Thursday, 18 January                          09:00-18:00

Friday, 19 January                              09:00-18:00

Saturday, 20 January                          09:00-17:00

Sales:     

Friday, 19 January                              from 11:00

Saturday, 20 January                          from 11:00

 

Friday Sale:

Lot 004 – 1985 Porsche 944 Turbo Cup – Without reserve – Estimate: $80,000-100,000 – Sold for $65,000.

Lot 011 – 2004 Porsche Carrera GT – Estimate: $650,000-800,000 – Sold for $650,000

Lot 012 – 1993 Porsche Typ 964 RS America – Without reserve – Estimate: $130,000-160,000 – Sold for $107,000.

Lot 014 – 1996 Porsche Typ 993 Turbo –Without reserve – Estimate: $140,000-160,000 – Sold for $125,000.

Lot 018 – 1967 Porsche Typ 911S 2.0Estimate: $250,000-300,000 – Sold for $190,000.

Lot 021 – 1970 Porsche Typ 911S 2.2 – Without reserve – Estimate: $150,000-180,000 – Sold for $190,000

Lot 039 – 1957 Porsche Typ 356A SpeedsterEstimate: $550,000-650,000 – Sold for $485,000

Lot 057 – 1953 Porsche Typ 356 Pre-A 1500 Super CabrioletEstimate: $350,000-425,000 – Sold for $340,000

Lot 058 – 1973 Porsche Typ 911T 2.4 Targa – Without reserve – Estimate: $220,000-260,000 – Sold for $285,000.

Lot 064 – 1961 Porsche Typ 356B Coupe – Without reserve – Estimate: $90,000-110,000 – Sold for $85,000.

Lot 067 – 1955 Porsche Typ 356 Speedster – Without reserve – Estimate: $200,000-275,000 – Sold for $190,000

Lot 068 – 1984 Porsche Typ 911 Carrera Safari – Without reserve – Estimate: $70,000-90,000 – Sold for $83,000.

 

Saturday Sale:

Lot 103 – 1988 Porsche Typ 911 Carrera 3.2 Cabriolet – Without reserve – Estimate: $80,000-100,000 – Sold for $67,500

Lot 107 – 1961 Porsche Typ 356B Super coupe – Without reserve – Estimate: $50,000-70,000 – Sold for $56,000.

Lot 121 – 1973 Porsche Typ 911T 2.4 – Without reserve – Estimate: $150,000-180,000 – Sold for $97,500.

Lot 128 – 1958 Porsche Typ 356A Super Speedster Estimate: $275,000-325,000 – Sold for $215,000

Lot 131 – 1989 Porsche Typ 911 Carrera 3.2 Speedster – Without reserve – Estimate: $225,000-275,000 – Sold for $175,000

Lot 144 – 2011 Porsche Typ 997 GT3 RS 3.8 – Without reserve – Estimate: $225,000-275,000 – Sold for $180,000.

Lot 149 – 2015 Porsche Typ 918 SpyderEstimate: $1,800,000-2,200,000 – Did not sell at $1,550,000.

Lot 153 – 1994 Porsche Typ 964 Turbo S 3.6 FlachbauEstimate: $600,000-700,000 – Did not sell at $500,000.

Lot 156 – 1962 Porsche Typ 356B cabriolet – Without reserve – Estimate: $150,000-200,000 – Sold for $130,000.

Lot 159 – 1997 Porsche Typ 933 Carrera 4S – Without reserve – Estimate: $130,000-160,000 – Sold for $120,000.


RM Sotheby’s

Arizona Auctions

18 and 19 January 2018

Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa

2400 East Missouri Avenue

Phoenix, AZ 85016

 

Previews: 

Wednesday, 17 January, 2018            10:00-20:00 MST

Thursday, 18 January                          10:00-17:00

Friday, 19 January                              10:00-17:00

Sales:

Thursday, 18 January                          17:00-21:00

Friday 19 January                               17:00-21:00

 

Thursday sale:

Lot 104 – 1981 Porsche Typ 936 Junior children’s car – Without reserve – Estimate: $10,000-15,000.

Lot 139 – 1967 Porsche Typ 911S Coupe – Without reserve – Estimate: $200,000-250,000 – Sold for $170,000.

Lot 140 – 1953 Porsche Typ 356 1500 Cabriolet – Without reserve – Estimate $225,000-275,000 – Sold for $250,000.

Lot 141 – 1988 Porsche Typ 911 Turbo Flachtbau – Without reserve – Estimate: $200,000-250,000 – Sold for $145,000.

Lot 142 – 1955 Porsche Typ 356 1500 Speedster – Without reserve – Estimate: $300,000-375,000 – Sold for $315,000.

Lot 143 – 1953 Porsche Typ 356 1500 Coupe – Without reserve – Estimate: $175,000-250,000 – Sold for $200,000.

Lot 144 – 1953 Porsche Typ 356 1500 Cabriolet (white) – Without reserve – Estimate: $225,000-275,000 – Sold for $230,000.

Lot 155 – 1987 Porsche Typ 959 KomfortEstimate: $1,000,000-1,250,000 – Sold for $1,050,000.

Lot 164 – 1976 Porsche Typ 930 Turbo – Without reserve – Estimate: $175,000-225,000 – Sold for $155,000.

 

Friday sale:

Lot 212 – 1973 Porsche Typ 911E Targa – Without reserve – Estimate: $75,000-100,000 – Sold $82,500.

Lot 221 – 1989 Porsche Typ 911 Turbo – Without reserve – Estimate: $160,000-200,000 – Sold for $140,000.

Lot 223 – 1989 Porsche Typ 911 Carrera 3.2 SpeedsterEstimate: $350,000-425,000 – Did not sell at $310,000.

Lot 227 – 1987 Porsche Typ 911 Turbo Flat nose coupe – Without reserve – Estimate: $150,000-200,000 – Sold for $140,000.

Lot 231 – 2011 Porsche Typ 997 SpeedsterEstimate: $250,000-300,000 – Sold for $250,000.

Lot 263 – 1996 Porsche Typ 993 Carrera RS 3.8 Estimate: $425,000-525,000 – Sold for $385,000

Lot 274 – 1960 Porsche Typ 108L Tractor Diesel Junior – Without reserve – Estimate: $30,000-40,000 – Sold for $40,000.


 

Paris, France, February auctions in association with the Salon Rétromobile exhibition. We will report on these results in our March issue.

 

RM Sotheby’s

Retromobile

Place Vauban

75007 Paris, France

 

Previews: 

Tuesday, 6 February, 2018     12:00-20:00 Central European Time  – Free admission

Wednesday, 7 February          10:00-18:00 only with catalog

Sale: 

Wednesday, 7 February          18:00-22:00

 

Preview listing only; lot numbers to be determined:

1958 Porsche Typ 356A 1600 SpeedsterEstimate: €300,000-330,000

1965 Porsche Typ 356C 1600 Cabriolet – Without reserve – €145,000-175,000

1965 Porsche Typ 912 – Without reserve – Estimate: €40,000-70,000

1970 Porsche Typ 914/6 GTEstimate: €220,000-260,000

1975 Porsche Typ 911 Carrera 2.7 MFI JubiläumEstimate: €250,000-300,000

1977 Porsche Typ 911 Turbo – Without reserve – Estimate: €150,000-175,000

1989 Porsche Typ 911 Carrera 3.2 SpeedsterEstimate: €275,000-325,000

1994 Porsche Typ 964 Turbo 3.6Estimate: €250,000-300,000

1995 Porsche Typ 993 Turbo CabrioletEstimate: €625,000-725,000

1998 Porsche Typ 993 Carrera S CabrioletEstimate: €350,000-450,000

2002 Porsche Typ 996 GT2Estimate: €100,000-150,000

2005 Porsche Typ 996 GT3 RSREstimate: €225,000-325,000

2008 Porsche Typ 997 GT2 ClubsportEstimate: €150000-175,000

1988 Ruf CTR Clubsport – Without reserve – Estimate: €275,000-325,000


Bonhams

Les Grandes Marques du Monde au Grand Palais

8 February 2018

The Grand Palais

Avenue Winston Churchill

75008 Paris, France

Directions at: paris@bonhams.com

 

Preview listing only; lot numbers to be determined.

1957 Porsche Typ 356A 1600 SpeedsterEstimate: $410,000-410,000

1965 Porsche Typ 911Estimate $180,000-240,000

1967 Porsche Typ 911 S 2.0Estimate: $160,000-220,000

1968 Porsche Typ 911 S 2.0Estimate: $120,000-180,000

1973 Porsche Typ 911 S 2.4 TargaEstimate: $170,000-220,000

1973 Porsche Typ 911 Carrera RS 2.7 TouringEstimate: $780,000-1,000,000

Year to-be-confirmed: – Porsche Typ 993 4S coupe – Without reserve – Estimate: $97,000-140,000

Issue: February 2018

Editor’s Note – February 2018

I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain. I’ve seen sunny days…that I’m glad to see again….This is a personal note to start, if you will indulge me. Some of you know I live in Summerland, California, a sweet, strange village sandwiched between opulent and extraordinary Montecito and wonderful and eccentric Carpenteria. We are part of that near-idyllic cluster of towns from Carp through Summerland,

Arizona 2018 Commentary

Well, it’s that time of year again and it was my first real outing after that year long vacation and all I can say is not much has changed with the exception of “The Speculators have left the building!” As I’ve been saying the collector car market hit its peak of speculation in 2016 and has been on a glide path down ever since…

Adriatic Blue Perfection

Stephen Grisanti grew up in an apartment in Mt. Vernon, NY. At the time, his experience with cars was limited to joyfully washing and waxing his dad’s Cadillac. He did a really good job. His dad got a kick out of young Stephen sliding off the highly Armoralled seats.   Stephen’s first transportation was his much-loved white “Ross Professional” bicycle, which shone just as brightly as his daddy’s Caddy.

Results from the Arizona Auctions in January

With the 2018 auction year opener now in history books, it’s safe to say little history was made. But observations can be – as hopefully you have read in Kevin Watts’ commentary earlier in this issue. Without further ado, here are the results.