A little article written by Richard Owens, Motoring Writer from Reading. Richard sent over a request this week that we post on our blog. Only too pleased. What is it that makes a car become a classic car As I'm sure anyone who takes an interest in cars is aware, there is a growing market for classic cars, with some of the more exotic models out there selling for the sort of...
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*172 Entries For September* September has noted our largest entry to date with no less than 172 vehicles entered! We must express our gratitude to all those who have made our regular auctions the success they are. Here are just a few of the fabulous entries we have for our September auction. Thank you.
We have been requested to find a new home for this stunning Ferrari Testarossa. Previously owned by the famous Pete Waterman of 'Stock Aitken and Waterman' fame. The car was apparently purchased by Mr Waterman for the tune of £250,000 ( Second hand no less ) during his period of managing the even more famous Kylie Minogue! The vehicle is expected to achieve circa £100,000 when auctioned later in 2016.
OVER £1600 RAISED FOR LOCAL CHARITIES. Mathewsons Auctioneers help raise £1625 for local charities. Mathewson’s Classic Cars was founded in 1971 and continues to be run by the Mathewson family. Now operating from Three locations in North Yorkshire, predominantly their Museum premises in Thornton le-dale, where they have been for over 25 years. The latest segment to the business has been the Auctioning of Classic & Vintage cars and Automobilia. Holding their first sale in April 2011...