|Monday 2 March | 7:00pm | 65 Reserve Road, St Leonards, NSW|
Rare Number Plates lead British, European and American classics in first Sydney auction for 2015
The much-anticipated first auction in Sydney will kick off with 24 NSW Numerical Number plates at 7pm followed by a great selection of cars, motorcycles and memorabilia at approximately 7.30pm with plenty to attract buyers from all types of motoring interests.
British vehicles include a 1935 Alvis Speed Twenty Charlesworth Bodied Saloon, a 1949 Rolls-Royce Silver Dawn, a 1971 Jaguar E-Type 2+2 Coupe, a 1971 MG Midget Mk III Roadster up to a more recent 2001 Bentley Arnage 'Red Label' Saloon.
European classics Include a 1971 Porsche 911T 2.2 'Tarmac Rally Prepared Coupe', a 1987 Porsche 911 Carrera 32, three Mercedes-Benz including a 1983 280CE Coupe, a 1990 500SEC Coupe and a 1991 500SL Convertible, all three with NO RESERVE. Together with a 1974 Citroen D Special Sedan, a 1973 Alfa Romeo GTV Coupe and a Citroen Light 15 Sedan to name but a few.
Two of the feature vehicles in the auction are a 1954 Chevrolet Corvette Roadster (LHD) in spectacular Pennant Blue and a highly desirable SC series, 1935 Alvis Speed Twenty Charlesworth Bodied Saloon. Both of these should attract high interest based on the pedigree of these vehicles.
American Muscle is always popular and two examples on offer include a 1967 Chevrolet Camaro SS RS Convertible (RHD) and a 1967 Ford Mustang Coupe (LHD) with NO RESERVE.
For something a little unusual there is a 1942 Willys Jeep (LHD), 1967 Citroen 2CV AK400 Van (LHD) or the 1912 Pathfinder C-Cab Delivery Van.
Motorcycles feature strongly with 9 classic bikes on offer from eight different manufacturers including MV Agusta, Benelli, Matchless, AJS, Adler, Norton, Harley-Davidson and Scott, 5 with NO RESERVE.
All up 74 lots are on offer including 26 cars, 9 motorcycles and 39 memorabilia lots.
All lots are available for viewing now online and at Shannons Reserve Road, St Leonards Showroom. Our main viewing is Saturday 28 February 9am-4pm and Sunday 1 March 10am-4pm. The auction will begin at 7pm starting with the number plates followed by the vehicles and memorabilia at approxiamtely 7.30pm.
For people who would like bid online, register now at http://www.shannons.com.au/
We look forward to seeing you on Monday March 2 starting at 7pm.
Christophe Boribon - National Auctions Manager