10 priciest cars sold at Monterey Car Week

2016-08-23 10:31

Classic car auctions at the Monterey Car Week in California generated $345-million in sales.The priciest car sold? A 1955 Jaguar D-Type Roadster was auctioned for $21.8-million.

Tips for buying a property on auction

2016-04-14 14:03

Dr Simphiwe Madikizela, head of projects at FNB housing finance, highlights a few factors to consider when buying a house on auction.

This rare rally car sold for R1.4-million in SA

2016-04-04 15:24

A rare Alpine 110 1600S rally car, part of a selection of classic cars up for auction, has been sold for a staggering R1.4-million.

3 classic cars worth R5.6m up for auction in SA

2016-02-15 12:03

Three classic cars, worth a total value of R5.6-million, will go under the hammer in SA in March. Grab your piece of automotive history in Cape Town.

Pope Francis' Fiat up for auction

2016-01-21 10:04

Pope Francis' modified Fiat 500Ls, used to whisk him around Philadelphia, is up for auction. It's valued at the equivalent of R500 000.

Historic Ferrari could fetch R371m at auction

2015-10-20 07:55

A historic Ferrari race car, built for F1 racing legend Juan Manuel Fangio, will go under the hammer. It could sell for $28million!

60 rare Porsches to go under the hammer

2015-08-26 11:35

To celebrate the 60th anniversary of the first production 356 Carrera, 60 of the rarest Porsches will go under the hammer in September.

How to buy a house on auction

2015-06-21 15:00

Buying a house on auction no longer means that you are only looking at distressed property sales. In fact, homeowners today are turning to auctions more often as a means to sell their homes as quickly as possible for as high a price as possible. Neesa Moodley has a look at what buyers need to know

McLaren F1 'LM' seeks R150m at auction

2015-06-04 10:23

A deep-pocketed car-lover could buy a rare McLaren F1 when it is auctioned from a collection of 'the finest sports and supercars'.

'Perfect' diamond from SA sells for $22m

2015-04-22 09:42

A "perfect" 100-carat diamond in a classic emerald cut mined in mined in southern Africa has sold for just over $22m at auction.

Bids for SA collector's Picasso sketch start at R3m

A drawing by Pablo Picasso owned by a South African collector is expected to fetch bids starting at R3-million.

0 comments2586 Views
HEADLINES: NWC outcome, Panama Papers spur protests, rare car auction

Get today's headlines in a flash with News24 Live.

0 comments2416 Views

Art auction with a difference to help those with HIV

2016-03-13 08:00

Renowned artists and celebrities have come together to create unique chairs to go under the hammer in London. This is to raise funds in for a charity that helps young South Africans living with HIV.

This rare 1957 Ferrari sold for more than half a billion Rand!

2016-02-08 10:55

A legendary 1950s Ferrari has fetched a world record €32-million at an auction in Paris.

This one-of-a-kind Defender sold for R8-million!

2015-12-17 10:14

A one-of-a-kind Land Rover Defender sold for the equivalent of R8-million at a prestigious charity auction in England.

Sable bull sells for record R27 million

2015-09-25 10:50

A game auction of 41 animals has generated turnover of R137.7m, adding to an industry valued at close to R12bn a year and which is growing at about 10% annually.

'Ultimate' Landy 12-seater for auction

2015-07-09 12:31

A 30-year-old, 12-seater, Land Rover Defender wagon that's done fewer that 160km since restoration is for auction. How much, you think?

Nemo's Nautilus six-wheeler for auction

2015-06-19 09:26

There's only two of Captain Nemo's six-wheeled Nautilus cars - this one is looking for a new home. See what it's said to be worth...

Sotheby's to proceed with sale of 'stolen' Russian painting

2015-05-31 16:00

Sotheby's says it will proceed with the auction in London of a painting by a famous Russian artist Russian which authorities say was stolen.

'Perfect' diamond mined in SA could fetch $25m

2015-04-21 19:02

An eye-popping 100-carat diamond will be the highlight of a magnificent jewels sale in New York and could sell for up to $25m, Sotheby's auction house says.

Book flights

Compare, Book, Fly

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.