Borro’s Must-See Sales in the August 2017 Auction Calendar

Classic cars are stealing the spotlight in the August 2017 auction calendar, with a 1970 Porsche driven by Steve McQueen being one of the main features. See the full list of auctions below our featured sales:

RM Sotheby’s Monterey sale – August 18-19

August 2017 Auction calendar
Source: RM Sotheby’s

RM Sotheby’s August sale takes place in California’s Monterey Peninsula. We anticipate this rare 1950 Ferrari 166 MM/212 Export pictured above will be a major draw of this auction.


The Pebble Beach Auctions – August 18-19

August 2017 Auction calendar
Source: Gooding & Company

This popular luxury car auction takes place on August 18th & 19th in Pebble Beach, California. The auction will be led by the Porsche 1970 917k which is featured in Steve McQueen’s movie Le Mans. The racing car comes in with a high estimate of £12.3m.

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See the full August 2017 Auction Calendar below:


NameAuction HouseCategoryDatePlaceWebsite Link
Wine Online/LDNChristie'sFine Wine08/08/2017Online
WhiskyBonhamsFine Wine18/08/2017Hong Kong
The Pebble Beach AuctionsGooding & CoLuxury Cars18/08/2017California
MontereyRM Sotheby'sLuxury Cars18/08/2017California

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Jack is a freelance writer that focuses on luxury asset trends for Borro Private Finance.