Such curves: 5 classic beauties at Bonhams’ Scottsdale sale
1957 Aston Martin DB MkIII Sports Saloon: Est. 300,000 - 350,000 USD
This left-hand drive DB MkIII Sports Saloon was imported to the States in 1957. Factory-fitted with competition specifications, it is backed by a recent service and is eligible for a host of historic events.
1957 Porsche 356A 1600 Speedster: Est. 230,000 - 260,000 USD
This 1957 Porsche 356A 1600 Speedster wears an attractive colour combination of period-correct silver with red interior and grey German square weave carpeting – perhaps one of the reasons behind its win at the 2005 Porsche Club Concours in Melbourne?
1951 Ferrari 212 Export Berlinetta 'Tailor's Car': Est. 3,000,000 - 4,000,000 USD
The famous ‘Tailor’s Car’ ordered new by fashion guru Augusto Caracini has since been kept in the same ownership since 1969 – and being this gorgeous, we’re not surprised. Aside from its prominent ownership history, this super-rare 212 can also boast of a second place finish at the 1951 Stella Alpina hillclimb.
1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing Coupé: Est. 1,100,000 - 1,400,000 USD
This 1955 300 SL was originally shipped to New York, and benefits from not only a recent respray in its original colour, but also a history of service and maintenance undertaken by a leading Gullwing specialist.
1967 Ferrari 330GTC: Est. 550,000 - 700,000 USD
This stunning example of the ‘gentleman’s Ferrari’ was originally delivered in the unusual colour of Verde Chiaro, and with air conditioning. It has since travelled a mere 60,000km and been awarded Classiche certification.