Silverstone Auctions Announces 2016 Sales Dates

Following a highly successful year in 2015, which saw brand new sales and record-breaking prices achieved for cars, Silverstone Auctions has released details of its upcoming sales for 2016.

Kicking off the auction calendar will be the Race Retro sale, the fifth sale of its kind that the auction house has held there. The two-day sale will take place on 27-28 February and will feature a collection of classic road cars, historic racing cars, motorcycles as well as automobilia and lifestyle items.

The specialist auction house will return to the Practical Classics Restoration and Classic Car Show on 6 March. The sale will offer buyers the chance to acquire some of the most exceptional restoration projects as well as intriguing barn-finds.

Returning to its spiritual home at The Wing, Silverstone Circuit, Silverstone Auctions will hold its popular stand-alone May Sale on 21 May. Meanwhile, the Silverstone Classic will host three days of sales, starting with the Competition Car auction on 29 July and two days of classic and modern sports cars and related automobilia auction will be held on 30-31 July. The Salon Priv Sale returns again too this summer and will be held on 2 September in the grounds of Blenheim Palace once again.

The Porsche Sale returns following a successful sale on 25 October. The auction is held in conjunction with Porsche Club GB and will see a number of classic and modern sports cars go under the hammer as well as related automobilia. The last sale of the year will take place at the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show on the weekend of 12-13 November at the NEC, Birmingham.

To discuss your individual automotive auction requirements with our specialist consignment team, please call 01926 691 141 or email [email protected]

The full auction calendar can be found below:

Race Retro Classic Car Sale Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire 27-28 February 2016
Practical Classics Restoration and
Classic Car Show
The NEC, Birmingham 6 March 2016
The Silverstone Classic Competition
Car Sale
The Wing, Silverstone Circuit 29 July
The Silverstone Classic Sale The Wing, Silverstone Circuit 30-31 July
The Salon Priv Sale Blenheim Palace 2 September
The Porsche Sale The Wing, Silverstone Circuit 15 October
The Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor
Show Sale
The NEC, Birmingham 12-13 November

Silverstone Auctions will also be exhibiting at Classic & Sports Car – The London Show, held at Alexandra Palace from 30 October – 1 November as auctioneers for the silent auction.

The auction house will be exhibiting two cars on their stand, as well as offering on-site valuations to show visitors.

Note: Press release courtesy of Silverstone Auctions.