Posts by Leisa Novosel

1932 HUDSON 1/4 SCALE FACTORY CAR MODEL

1932 HUDSON 1/4 SCALE FACTORY CAR MODEL Estimate $30,000 – $40,000 Dec 8, 2018 Sold for $15,000 “RARE” 1932 Hudson 4 Door Sedan 1/4 Scale Factory Car Model. According to Ken Poynter writing in the Summer 2000 edition of the Hudson Triangle – Journal of the Hudson/EssexTerraplane Society there were only 12 of these amazing…

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A Don Edmunds Hisso Series Gilmore Special Gas-Powered Model Race Car

A Don Edmunds Hisso Series Gilmore Special Gas-Powered Estimate $2,000 – $3,000 Dec 8, 2018 Sold for $1,000 A Don Edmunds Hisso Series Gilmore Special Gas-Powered Model Race Car, late 20th century Marks: DON EDMUNDS, AUTORESEARCH, HISSO-12 7 x 18-1/4 x 8-1/2 inches (17.8 x 46.4 x 21.6 cm) (car, overall) Condition: Some dirt accretions…

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1956 NASH RAMBLER SEDAN 1/4 SCALE STYLING MODEL

1956 NASH RAMBLER SEDAN 1/4 SCALE STYLING MODEL Estimate $5,000 – $7,000 Dec 8, 2018 Sold for $4,100 RARE” 1956 Nash Rambler Custom 4 Door Sedan 1/4 Scale Styling Model. This model is the final accepted body design model. The absence of door handles, badges, and hood ornament shows this model would have been made…

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RARE” 1919 Cadillac Type 57 Limousine 1/8 Scale Factory Model

MILESTONE AUCTIONS – Willoughby, OH Estimate $30,000 – $40,000Dec 8, 2018 Sold for $20,000 “RARE” 1919 Cadillac Type 57 Limousine 1/8 Scale Factory Model. This wonderful Factory Model was made in the Cadillac factory in 1919. Used for display at the 1919 New Your Auto Show and other shows throughout the country. This is one…

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Ed Kovach, 1931 Rolls Royce model car

Ed Kovach, 1931 Rolls Royce model car WRIGHT AUCTIONS – Chicago Il Ed Kovach 1931 Rolls Royce model car. c. 2008 enameled steel, rubber, plastic, brass 28 w × 9 d × 9 h in (71 × 23 × 23 cm) This unique model was handmade by Chicago-based toy and model maker, Ed Kovach. Estimate…

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“Built for Adventure and Built to Thrill”

The Classic Automobiles of Clive Cussler and Dirk Pitt. A gorgeous tour through Clive Cussler’s outstanding collection of rare, classic, and antique automobiles. Fans of Clive Cussler’s bestselling Dirk Pitt series know that his hero has a soft spot for rare and classic automobiles…and that the vehicles that appear in the novels are actually part…

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1:24 1978 Lincoln Contential MkV shipping now

Automodello is shipping their 1:24 scale Automodello ONE24™ 1978 Lincoln Continental Mark V Diamond Jubilee Editions this week (Jan 22nd, 2019).  When this Lincoln was released in 1978 it marked the 75thanniversary of Ford Motor Company and was the first American production car to break $20,000.  It is available in Diamond Blue or Jubilee Gold and they’ve…

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1948 Talbot-Lago T26 Grand Sport Coupe by Ilario Models

1948 Talbot-Lago T26 Grand Sport Coupe, S/N 110101, by Ilario Models. New 1:18 scale limited edition pieces from Ilario Chiera. Original Paris show car in Green, and as later restored in Blue. As with all Ilario editions, both are built to extremely high standards, and are very limited. Only 60 of each version have been…

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Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction – Jan 12-20

At its 48th Annual Scottsdale Auction, Barrett-Jackson has lined up an incredible offering of more than 1,600 items, including two outstanding collections. Automobilia Director Rory Brinkman provides a preview of what promises to be a record-setting Automobilia Auction.https://www.barrett-jackson.com/Media/Home/Video/304891572

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Mecum Auctions hot rod for Vietnam Veterans!

Mecum Auctions had a special hot rod displayed for Vietnam Veterans.  All veterans are invited to sign the hotrod and get their photo taken.  They also had a small ceremony and gave Allen Spurlin (AutoMobilia’s pin-up girl finder) a commemorative button for his service.  Very nice and heartwarming display and really nice to see our…

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Beautiful Kelley Tire Sign at Mecum Road Art!

Kelly Tires sign – would be a cornerstone of any serious collection – on sale at Mecum’s Road Art Auction this week!  Current bid – $50,000, and it could go $100,000 or higher. https://www.mecum.com/lots/FR0119-366906/kelly-tires-two-ssp-with-original-ring/ Absolutely beautiful!

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Real Art Replicas offer Beautiful Jordan 191, Formula 1

Real Art Replicas offer Beautiful Jordan 191, Formula 1 Real Art Replicas is offering this handcrafted resin model of what many consider to be the most beautiful Formula 1 car ever raced, the Jordan 191. This particular model is the #32 Jordan 191 – Team 7UP Formula 1 car that Michael Schumacher made his Formula…

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Private Sale Adventcalendar-Automobilia Ladenburg

Private Sale Adventcalendar-Automobilia Ladenburg For all those looking for a suitable Christmas present for themselves or others … Automobilia Ladenburg Advent Calendar … from Dec 1 until Dec 24, between 4 and 24 items are offered for direct sale every day. On the 6th of December, they will give away all 14 articles that will…

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Final LEGO Technic Porsche 911 GT3 RS Scale Model Rolls Off The Line

Final LEGO Technic Porsche 911 GT3 RS Scale Model Rolls Off The Line LEGO Technic and Porsche are officially ceasing production of the 911 GT3 RS 1:8 scale model, which was initially launched back in 2016. Thankfully, its replacement is being described as “a new treat”. To make this a proper send-off, the two companies…

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HUGE 2-DAY SIGN & ADVERTISING AUCTION

HUGE 2-DAY SIGN & ADVERTISING AUCTION Friday December 14th & Saturday December 15 Located:  Sioux Falls Convention Center, Sioux Falls, SD 800+ Lots over 2-days!  Gas, Oil, Auto, Tire, Soda, Coca-Cola, & more!  Lots of LARGE SIGNS!  Neon’s, Gas Pumps, Gas Globes, Soda Machines, Juke Boxes, and more!  More info coming soon! GIRARD AUCTION &…

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Motorsport Network acquired largest private collection of Ferrari images in the world.

Motorsport Network acquired largest private collection of Ferrari images in the world. Motorsport Network has acquired the archives of renowned photographer Ercole Colombo, which includes the largest private collection of Ferrari images in the world. The collection will add a rich supplement to the Motorsport Images digital archive that now holds 23+ million assets. www.motorsportimages.com

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Enzo Ferrari biography by Luca Dal Monte available

Enzo Ferrari biography by Luca Dal Monte available The biography of Enzo Ferrari by Luca Dal Monte, is one of six finalists for the prestigious “Motoring Book of the Year” award. And deservedly so! At over 900 pages, the book is a tome, and at first appears daunting. Yet, it is fascinating! Bloody well written!…

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3 New Bugatti model cars from Ilario now available!

3 New Bugatti model cars from Ilario now available! Three all new Bugatti models from Ilario are now available. Pictured is the 1:18 scale – ‘37 Bugatti Type 57SC Atalante s/n 57562 as originally built and restored in black & yellow. Hand built limited edition of only 50. www.ilario.com

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New automobilia auction co – Ni-Cola Classics

New automobilia auction co – Ni-Cola Classics Ni-Cola Classics – Automobilia Auctions out of Germany is new to the scene, holding their 2nd auction on Nov 3rd.  Pictured here is  an original large photo from the private collection of Enzo Ferrari. Bidding opened at $6600.  For more info. www.nicola-ac.de

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All I want for Christmas… 

 All I want for Christmas…  AutoMobilia will feature a Holiday Gift Guide in their Nov/Dec edition, with great great gift ideas from art to pedal cars. Contact Sharon (soon) at 954-579-5280, or sharon.spurlin@classicads.us if interested in participating.

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Artist Hendrik Müller at AFAS, Pebble Beach 2018

Artist Hendrik Müller at AFAS, Pebble Beach 2018 The Pebble Beach showcase is a select group of guest exhibitor’s. This year they included Hendrik Müller of Germany. An artist for more than 30 years, his career path included graphic design, printing and photography before becoming a full time fine artist. His skill as a photographer…

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Bruce Wheeler at AFAS, Pebble Beach 2018

Bruce Wheeler at AFAS, Pebble Beach 2018 The members and invited guests of the 2018 Pebble Beach AFAS Exhibit included works from Bruce Wheeler. Bruce Wheeler’s sculptures prompt the viewer’s imagination to visualize situations and experiences involving sculptures of cars which no longer exist except in rare photos. He captures and conveys the visual excitement of these vintage vehicles.…

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Robert Carter Artwork at AutoMobilia Monterey 2018

Robert Carter Artwork at AutoMobilia Monterey 2018 Robert Carter developed an interest in motorsports, classic cars and motorcycles at an early age. At the age of fourteen, he knew he wanted to pursue a career in art. Robert was allowed to leave school on Thursdays to explore London’s galleries and museums. At fifteen, he finished school to…

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James Caldwell Automotive Portraits at Automobilia Monterey 2018

James Caldwell Automotive Portraits at Automobilia Monterey 2018 James Caldwell had some beautiful automotive portraits for sale at Auotmobilia Monterey 2018 including: Triptych 550 Spyder – Quail special – $18,500 Ferrari Dino from Concorso Italiano – $6,500 He loves commission work and will do collections, and come to your location.  Plus, he looks really adorable…

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London based Classic & Sports Car at Automobilia Monterey 2018

London based Classic & Sports Car at Automobilia Monterey 2018 The London based European classic car publication, Classic & Sports Car Magazine had great subscription offers at the 2018 Automobilia Monterey event.  Each year they have really fantastic (and valuable) free gifts for subscribing; ranging from auction catalogs to model cars, from Pebble Beach Concours…

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AutoMobilia Resource Magazine at Hershey! – Oct 10-13

AutoMobilia Resource Magazine at Hershey! Pick up a complimentary copy AutoMobilia Resource Magazine and subscribe at Gerald Lettieri’s Automobilia Auctions stand during Hershey’s AACA Eastern Fall Meet, Oct 10-13.  The stand is Gerald Lettieri, under automobilia category, Green field, GCE22-24 in front of Giant Center.  Or reach out to Gerald at (860) 655-8682. Also, Tom…

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