Preview: Gooding & Company's Geared Online Scottsdale Edition

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Preview: Gooding & Company's Geared Online Scottsdale Edition


Preview: Gooding & Company's Geared Online Scottsdale Edition


Bidding is currently open for Gooding & Company’s latest Geared Online sale featuring 57 lots with the variety and quality they are well known for. Lots are scheduled to begin closing on Friday, January 28 at 10:00 a.m. MST.

Registered bidders in the Scottsdale area are encouraged to visit Gooding & Company’s showcase between Wednesday, January 26 and Friday, January 28 to view and inspect the offerings presented by the Santa Monica auction house.

The full catalog and details of the auction are available here. Lastly, here are a few of our favorite lots to whet the appetite.

1954 Kaiser Darrin. Photo: Gooding & Company

Conceived by renowned designer Howard “Dutch” Darrin, the distinctive Kaiser Darrin remains an undisputed classic. Initially a self-funded project by the designer, the Kaiser Darrin entered production for 1954 at the insistence of Henry J. Kaiser’s wife. This example is the 22nd of just 435 Kaiser Darrins built.

1962 Lancia Flamina Sport 3C. Photo: Gooding & Company

The Flaminia Sport presented here, chassis 824.13.3149, is one of just 174 examples produced featuring the original 2.5-liter engine (Tipo 823.10) paired with three Weber 35DCN carburetors – a desirable feature that increased output to 140 bhp.

1970 Maserati Ghibli 4.9 SS Coupe. Photo: Gooding & Company

Just two years after the Ghibli was first introduced, Maserati upped the ante with the SS version. Horsepower was increased to 335, which enabled a top speed of 175 mph, turning the Ghibli SS into the fastest Maserati road car of the day. This Giorgetto Giugiaro designed beauty is equipped with a 4.9-liter V-8 and ZF five-speed gearbox.

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