The Roy Savage Collection
The auction of the Roy Savage Collection of Classic Cars, held December 2016, achieved nearly $1.5 million and resulted in 138% sold by value. The auction marked the entrance of Webb’s into the New Zealand market for collectors’ cars and automobilia. All thirty cars from the personal collection of the renowned Wellington businessman sold and multiple auction records were set for the 1955 Jaguar XK140 (pictured, achieved $258,750), the 1972 Rover P5B, 1966 Jaguar MK II and the stunning 1969 Mercedes-Benz 280SL selling for $149,500.
We have a long-established history in motorcycle auctions; recent highlights include: a 1915 Ariel V-twin, which sold for $35,000; a 1931 AJS S3 Transverse V-twin, which sold for $64,280; a 1936 Burt Munro/Duncan Meikle Velocette drag bike, which sold for $71,000; a 1936 Indian Chief 1200, which sold for $71,500; a 1950 Indian Roadmaster, which sold for $59,500; and a 1955 Vincent Black Knight, which sold for $100,000.