Techno Classica Essen 2018

Auction Details


Messe Essen
Norbertstraße 2
45131 Essen

Date 24 Mar 2018
Time 1:00 PM

Wednesday 21st March from 2.00pm to 8.00pm
Thursday 22nd March from 9.00am to 6.00pm
Friday 23rd March from 9.00am to 7.00pm

Location Essen, Germany
Admission Admission by Catalogue (Admits Two)

Techno Classica Essen 2018 2018 LOT LIST

1989 BMW Z1 Motorsport

Unique example displayed by BMW to celebrate 100 year anniversary

ESTIMATE €45,000-€55,000

The first BMW Z1 (Z standing for Zunkuft, German for future) was shown at the 1987 Frankfurt Motor show. Initial demand was so strong that 5,000 orders were placed before production even began. The...

1963 Ford Thunderbird

Fitted with rare Sports Roadster package

ESTIMATE €34,000-€39,000

By the time Ford dispensed (at least temporarily) with the Thunderbird moniker in 2005, the model had progressed through no less than 11 generations, the combined production total of which was in excess of 4.4 million. It had also...

1991 BMW Z1 AC Schnitzer

One of 10 produced - Extensive history file

ESTIMATE €58,000-€68,000

The BMW Z1 is a two-seat roadster developed by BMW inspired by its famous predecessor the 507. It was produced from March 1989 to June 1991 and featured futuristic features for its time such as electronically controlled doors which...

1992 Porsche 964 RS

French delivered example - 45,800km from new

ESTIMATE €180,000-€230,000

Representing a major step forward in the development of Porsche’s perennial 911, the Carrera 4 and Carrera 2 (‘Type 964’ in factory parlance) had been launched in 1989, the former marking the first time that four-wheel drive had been...

1934 Alfa Romeo 6C

ESTIMATE €175,000-€220,000

The 2300's newly developed six-cylinder 2,309cc engine featured an integrally cast crankcase and cylinder block topped by an aluminium-alloy cylinder head. Two basic specifications were available, the Turismo model with a long wheelbase chassis and the Gran Turimso...

1997 Ferrari 355 B Challenge

Road Legal Example - One of five examples delivered to Germany

ESTIMATE €150,000-€180,000

The 355 Challenge was launched in 1995 following on from the success of the Ferrari 348 Challenge, and was a one make race series based on the 355 road car. Challenge examples shared the same dimensions as the road...

1968 Porsche 911L

ESTIMATE €75,000-€85,000

Production of the successor to the Porsche 356 began in 1964. It had appeared at the 1963 Frankfurt Show under the '901' banner, however, Peugeot claimed that they had a legal right to this number sequence so the...

1958 Mercedes-Benz 300D

ESTIMATE €58,000-€65,000

Custom built by Mercedes-Benz’s most experienced craftsmen, the 300 was luxuriously appointed and trimmed with materials of the highest quality. Fast and elegant, it was one of very few contemporary vehicles capable of carrying six passengers in comfort at...