The 2008 Gooding & Company “The Pebble Beach Auction” will be held Saturday, August 16th and Sunday, August, 17th at the Pebble Beach Equestrian Center in Pebble Beach, California.
Gooding & Company’s 4th annual auction, held in association with the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, will feature over 140 cars, collectively valued by Sports Car Digest at approximately $75 million. Gooding has several very notable cars, highlighted by the high-quality Williamson Bugatti Collection, a Bentley 4.5 liter “Blower” and a Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spyder.
Gooding also features many significant race cars, including the Jaguar D-Type that finished 3rd at Le Mans in 1957, a Ferrari 166 MM and 500 TRC and the Gulf Oil Sebring-winning Chevrolet Corvette, among others.
In total, there are approximately 25 cars expected to crack the $1 million barrier.
Admission to the auction is $40 per person, with children 12 and under admitted free of charge. Alternatively, the purchase of an auction catalog for $100 will admit two people. Previews will take place on August 13th – 17th from 9am – 5pm at the Pebble Beach Equestrian Center. Signs along famed 17-Mile Drive will direct cars to the Gooding & Company auction site, and parking can be found in several lots nearby throughout the week.