Berlin calling: Over 55 cars set to go under the hammer

Over 55 classic and sports cars are going under the hammer at Coys inaugural auction at Motorworld Classics in Berlin on October 7th.

The annually held exhibition attracts an exciting mix of classic cars, young-timers, connoisseur-cars, motorbikes and curiosities to the historical surroundings of the Berlin ExpoCenter and has been growing year on year with more than 26,000 trade and public visitors in 2016.

The auction offers a broad selection of classic, sports and collectors’ motor cars, including a matching numbers 1967 Ferrari 330 GTC (estimated at €420,000 – €480,000), a 1953 Mercedes-Benz 220 B Cabriolet (€110,000 – €125,000), a 1989 Porsche 930 Turbo Cabriolet, a 1964 ISO Rivolta IR300 (€60,000 – €70,000) and one of the only ten 2016 Jaguar F-Type Project 7 delivered to Belgium (€180,000 – €210,000).

German marques feature heavily and include a matching numbers and recently restored 1964 Porsche 356C Coupe (€70,000 – €90,000), a 1997 Porsche 993 Carrera 4S with rare factory X51 3.8L engine upgrade, a 2011 Porsche 997 GT3 RS (€150,000 – €170,000), a 1989 BMW M635 CSI (€40,000 – €50,000), a 1958 Mercedes-Benz 190 SL (€90,000 – €100,000) and a 1963 Volkswagen T1 bus (€40,000 – €45,000).

Chris Routledge, CEO of international auctioneers Coys, said: “We are really excited about this ground-breaking new auction in Germany’s enigmatic capital. Over the years Coys has become one of the leading international classic car auction brands in Germany. This new sale further strengthens our position in one of Europe’s largest classic car markets.”

Other important cars on offer include a 1972 Maserati Indy 4.7 (€65,000 – €80,000), a 2006 Ferrari 575 M – F1 Superamerica (€300,000 – €350,000), a matching numbers 1980 Ferrari 512 BB (€250,000-€300,000), a 1963 Jaguar E-Type Series 1 3.8 fixed head coupe, which was the subject of a €100,000 restoration (€130,000-€160,000).