Offering The World´s Finest
RM Sotheby's is the global leader in the collector car auction industry. Our specialized services include auctions, restoration, appraisals, collection advice, private treaties, and estate sales. We offer the world´s finest cars to the most discerning collectors from around the globe.
Our business has been fuelled by a love of cars and a passion for producing results since 1976. To date, hundreds of million-dollar-plus automobiles have been sold at our catalogue auctions, which average a 95% sell-through rate. Our clients can be confident that whatever their automobile is worth, it will have the best chance of achieving or exceeding that result with RM.
An International Footprint
RM has a diverse calendar of annual auctions hosted throughout North America and Europe. Influenced by location, each event possesses a distinct character, ensuring that any automobile or collection will find the perfect auction venue on our roster, whether it´s the traditional classic car Mecca of Monterey, California or amongst the world´s elite collectors at the Concorso d´Eleganza Villa d´Este in Italy.
Buyers and sellers have come from all corners of the globe, and are represented by over 60 different countries, from Russia and the Middle East to Asia, Europe, and the Americas. This diversity extends to our team of Car Specialists, who are also located around the world and offer services in a number of different languages. Buyers and sellers both benefit from the knowledge of RM´s Car Specialists, who combine decades of experience buying, selling, racing and restoring automobiles.
From travel arrangements, pre-arranged bidder registration, transport services, and insurance options, our client services representatives can assist you with every step. The auction experience at RM is seamless and enjoyable.
Research & Marketing
Detailed, extensively researched, and beautifully photographed catalogues showcase the consignments to an international standard. Catalogues are complemented by our in-house marketing and PR teams, as well as a creative studio.