Chassis No 60 Jaguar E-Type up for grabs with Silverstone Auctions

Silverstone Auctions is offering a unique opportunity to acquire a 1961 Jaguar E-Type Series 1 (FHC) Flat Floor, none other than Chassis No 60, during the 60th anniversary of the E-Type Jaguar. This rare early series E-Type will be up for grabs at the Race Retro Live Online Auction, along with Continue Reading

The Classic 2021 at Silverstone to mark E-Type 60th birthday

A decade on from celebrating the Jaguar E-Type’s milestone 50th anniversary in record-breaking style at Silverstone, The Classic 2021 will now be saluting the much-loved sportscar’s  60th birthday next summer (30 July – 1 August). Back in 2011, the special revelries memorably included dedicated races and glittering displays plus an incredible track parade Continue Reading

Silverstone Auctions achieves £8m in sales at NEC Classic Auction

Silverstone Auctions final sale of 2020, The NEC Classic Live Online Auction, was another huge success with a sales rate of 78% and £8million in sales. Day one of the sale opened with an automobilia auction of which the private registration number O 10 was offered for the first time Continue Reading

Bentley Drivers Club’s 72nd Silverstone race a big success

The Bentley Drivers Club’s 72nd annual race meeting at Silverstone – an institution on the British club motor-racing calendar – saw another day of fantastic racing at its very best, albeit behind closed doors, on Saturday 22 August. Bentleys of all ages – many raced by Club members – shared Continue Reading

Silverstone Auctions celebrates record £15.8m auction sale

The Silverstone Classic Live Online auction that took place last weekend has been hailed as one of the most successful auctions in the history of Silverstone Auctions. The huge catalogue contributed to a 76% sale rate and £15.8 million in sales with the four major collections selling exceptionally well and Continue Reading

TV Stars to host Silverstone Classic 30th Anniversary party

Two of television’s most well-known petrolhead presenters – Tiff Needell and Louise Goodman – will host this weekend’s special Silverstone Classic Online 30th Anniversary Party (31 July-2 August). In recent years, the prominent pair have teamed up to front ITV4’s coverage of the world’s biggest classic motor racing festival but, Continue Reading

Silverstone Auctions gears up for this weekend auction

Silverstone Auctions are gearing up as its bumper catalogue of 226 Lots gets underway from Friday with the Silverstone Classic Live Online Auction, and they have again put together an exceptional catalogue and attracted some very high-profile collections and cars from the world of music and film. Nick Whale, Silverstone Continue Reading

Silverstone Auctions offers Lotus Elite restored by Ant Anstead

Silverstone Auctions are offering for sale a superb 1958 Lotus Elite that was bought new by jazz legend Chris Barber and was restored by Ant Anstead for the TV series For the Love of Cars. It is just one of a fantastic line up of classics for The Silverstone Classic Continue Reading

Silverstone Classic online 30th Anniversary Party announced

In just a few weeks’ time the Silverstone Classic will be celebrating its 30th birthday with three days of outstanding moments from the last 30 years shared online… and, in true Classic style, everyone is invited to join in the celebrations. The flagship event’s anniversary had been scheduled to run Continue Reading

1972 Lamborghini Miura SV headlines at Silverstone Auctions

Silverstone Auctions are offering one of the most desirable and revered Italian supercars of all time, a 1972 Lamborghini Miura SV, which will headline The Silverstone Classic Live Online Auction on the 31st July and 1st August. The SV was the final evolution of the Lamborghini Miura and is considered Continue Reading