Top 10 Cars Sold at Auction in 2015

Top Auctions 2015Record Sales
Classic car auctions in North America had a very good year in 2015 with sales reaching a record $1.45 billion, according to the folks at Hagerty Insurance. Hagerty is the world’s leading insurance provider for classic vehicles and host to the largest network of classic car owners. Although 9 percent fewer vehicles were sold in 2015, the 21 percent increase in average price pushed the overall total to record levels. Hagerty also reports that the hottest segment in the classic car market are models built between 1980 and the early 2000s. The top 10 sellers accounted for almost $150 million in sales. Let’s take a look.

Tim Scott Fluid Images © 2015 courtesy RM Sotheby's1956 Ferrari 290 MM Spider
$28,050,000
Sold by RM Sotheby’s, New York, Dec. 10

© Rod Hatfield1964 Ferrari 250 LM
$17,600,000
Sold by RM Sotheby’s, Monterey, Aug. 13

© Rod Hatfield1961 Ferrari 250 GT California SWB Spider
$16,830,000
Sold by Gooding & Co., Monterey, Aug. 15

© Rod Hatfield1962 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Speciale
$16,500,000
Sold by Gooding & Co., Monterey, Aug. 15

© Patrick Ernzen, RM Auction Photo1962 Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato Coupe
$14,300,000
Sold by RM Sotheby’s, New York, Dec. 10

© Rod Hatfield1998 McLaren F1 LM
$13,750,000
Sold by RM Sotheby’s, Monterey, Aug. 13

© Rod Hatfield1956 Ferrari 250 GT Tour de France
$13,200,000
Sold by RM Sotheby’s, Monterey, Aug. 13

© Mike Meredith1982 Porsche 956
$10,120,000
Sold by Gooding & Co., Monterey, Aug. 15

© RM Auctions/Sotheby's1964 Ferrari 250 LM
$9,625,000
Sold by RM Sotheby’s, Phoenix, Jan. 15

© Bonham's Auctions1966 Ferrari 275 GTB Competizione
$9,405,000
Sold by Bonhams, Scottsdale, Jan. 15

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