SANTA MONICA, Calif. (January 19, 2016) – Gooding & Company, the auction house acclaimed for selling the world’s most significant and valuable collector cars with the tradition of presenting some of the greatest collections to ever come to market, is honored to announce a selection of consignments from The Jerry Seinfeld Collection to be sold at the Amelia Island Auction on March 11, 2016. A sampling of this exceptional collection will feature three historic Porsches at Gooding & Company’s annual Scottsdale Auctions marquee beginning January 27, 2016.
“We are grateful and honored to be entrusted with these superb examples from the collection of Jerry Seinfeld, these cars epitomize the highest of quality and pedigree,” states David Gooding, President of Gooding & Company. “Jerry’s keen eye for significant Porsches, the care and pride he takes in maintaining his spectacular collection and his enthusiasm and passion for the Porsche marque, makes this one of our most thrilling sales in our company’s history.”
“I've never bought a car as an investment,” states Jerry Seinfeld. “I don't really even think of myself as a collector. I just love cars. And I still love these cars. But it's time to send some of them back into the world, for someone else to enjoy, as I have.”
1955 Porsche 550 Spyder (Estimate: $5,000,000-$6,000,000)
1958 Porsche 356 A 1500 GS/GT Carrera Speedster (Estimate: $2,000,000-$2,500,000)
1974 Porsche 911 Carrera 3.0 IROC RSR (Estimate: $1,200,000-$1,500,000)