Bonhams will be auctioning two oil on canvas originals from contemporary motorsports artist Robert Carter, January 9th at Bally’s Las Vegas Hotel and Casino. The title piece for this auction (pictured above) measures 48” x 60” and depicts AMA Flat Track star Jim Rice piloting his BSA to victory at the 1970 Santa Rosa Mile. Carter’s second original celebrates […]
Opel Adam Designed by Rossi and Aldo Drudi Up for Auction
An Opel Adam customized by MotoGP star Valentino Rossi and noted designer Aldo Drudi is being sold at auction to raise money for a children’s hospital in Italy.
Originally presented at EICMA, the car is painted in silver and Rossi’s signature yellow with his number 46 featured prominently in the paint scheme. The seats are made of leather from Dainese with a design inspired by Rossi’s Drudi-designed racing suit.
The auction is being held on eBay Italy, with all funds benefiting Meyer Children’s Hospital Foundation – Meyer O.N.L.U.S. in Florence, Italy. As of this posting, there have been 93 bids with the highest bid at €21,250 (US$29,243), with the auction closing on Dec. 24.
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