RM Auction Achieves 100% Sell-trough at Hershey Auction

1929 Duesenberg Model J Convertible Coupe 1929 Duesenberg Model J Convertible Coupe RM Auctions, the world’s largest collector car auction house, achieved a successful 100% sell-through rate at its Hershey, Pennsylvania sale last week, with over 140 vehicles, joined by a selection of vintage motorcycles and automotive-themed memorabilia, exchanging hands for a total of $8.8 million in sales. Bidders in the room were joined by those on the phone and via the Internet, with interest received from 18 countries around the world, including as far away as Argentina, Turkey and Australia. Top sale honors went to a majestic and well-documented 1929 Duesenberg Model J Convertible Coupe, from the estate of Mr. John O’Quinn, which went to a telephone bidder for $748,000. A London-to-Brighton eligible 1903 Packard Model F Rear-Entry Tonneau, offered from the same collection, exceeded its pre-sale estimate selling for $374,000 to lead the strong results achieved for the selection of Brass Era vehicles.