Most Expensive Cars Auctioned at Pebble Beach 2018

Most Expensive Cars Auctioned at Pebble Beach 2018
13 Nov 2018

Expensive Cars – Pebble Beach 2018

The 2018 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance auction was recently held in California. This year’s auction was particularly noteworthy because some of the world’s most expsnsive cars were on display.

Hundreds of attendees flocked to Pebble Beach to participate in the two-day Pebble Beach automobile auction. In fact, the auction hosted bidders from 37 countries. The thing that’s more amazing is 83 percent of the cars were sold at auction.

If you weren’t able to attend the auction, you missed out on viewing quite a few classic vehicles.

Here is a list of the most expensive cars that were auctioned at Pebble Beach in 2018.

  1. 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO by Scaglietti

    As you may already know, Ferraris are super expensive vehicles. In fact, the average cost of a new Ferrari is $300 thousand. The price of a new Ferrari pales in comparison to the auction price of this vehicle. It was sold to the highest bidder for approximately $48.5 million dollars.


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  2. 1935 Duesenberg SSJ

    This classic American beauty was sold to the highest bidder for $22 million. That’s more money than most people will earn in a lifetime. Purchasing this vehicle would require multiple loans from McDowell Financial.


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  3. 1963 Aston Martin DP215 Grand Touring Competition Prototype

    When it comes to Aston Martin vehicles, you’ll have to pay a premium if you want to own one of this brand’s classic vehicles. This classic Aston Martin was auctioned off for approximately $21.5 million.


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  4. 1966 Ford GT40 ML II

    This classic Ford is in pristine condition. It has everything that a sports car enthusiast would want – style, class and a well-kept appearance. The 1966 Ford GT40 ML II was sold for approximately $9.8 million.

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  5. 1958 Ferrari 250 GT Tour de France Berlinetta

    This compact two-seater provides a sporty style. It was sold for $6.6 million to the highest bidder.


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  6. 1955 Maserati A6GCS/53 Spider

    This convetible sports car features a clean design and vintage charm. This vehicle was sold for approximately $5.2 million at the 2018 Pebble Beach Auction.


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  7. 1955 Ferrari 500 Mondrian Series II

    Ferrari vehicles don’t have a problem with appreciating in value. This is especially true when it comes to the 1955 Ferrari 500 Mondrian Series II. It was sold at auction for approximately $5 million.


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  8. 1957 Porsche 550A Snyder

    The Porsche brand offers sports cars that are favored by many car enthusiasts. The 1957 Porsche 550A Snyder was sold at the 2018 Pebble Beach Auction for $4.9 million.


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  9. 1998 Mercedes Benz AMG CLK GTR

    This vehicle was sold to the highest bidder for approximately $4.5 million. This is a good ROI for a vehicle that’s 20 years old.


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The 2018 Pebble Beach Auction was hosted by Gooding & Company and RM Sothesby’s. In total, both auction houses sold $275 million in vintage vehicles.

There you have it. This year’s most expensive cars that were auctioned at Pebble Beach in 2018.

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Elliot Young

Elliot Young has been an active automotive journalist in the most recent years, but well before that Elliot was well involved with a major corporate automaker in North America. He spent majority of his youth fixing vehicles with his grandfather, which lead him down the path as an automotive engineer.