Forthcoming Auctions

Collectors’ Cars – 18 August 2019

Following the tremendously successful Roy Savage auction Webb’s is delighted to announce an auction of classic cars in Auckland. Headlined by the First Class Classics Collection, assembled by Terry Sutherland, a former airline pilot who amassed the collection as part of his wedding fleet business, and features some significant marques with regal provenance. Included is a 1958 Rolls Royce Silver Wraith, estimate $200,000-$250,000 used by HM Queen Elizabeth II and used for her Royal visits to Australia. Also offered is a 1956 Bentley S1, a 1956 Rolls Royce Silver Cloud and a 1957 Rolls Royce Silver Cloud.

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Since it was established in 2014, our Collectors’ Cars, Motorcycles & Automobilia Department has grown from strength to strength.

Webb’s expert industry knowledge is here to assist you through the auction process and we welcome enquiries about your vehicle. Get in touch today for confidential advice on buying and selling at auction.


Ian Nott
Collectors Cars, Motorcycles and Automobilia

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.