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Countdown to Auctions America by RM’s Debut in Carlisle

CARLISLE, PA.- Auctions America by RM will raise the gavel for the first time at the Carlisle Expo Center on Thursday, April 28, kicking off its three-day sale held during Carlisle Events’ 2011 ‘Spring Carlisle’ show. The selection of motor cars on offer represents almost every decade of automobile production, ranging from pre-war classics to late model sports cars, with something suiting almost every collector’s budget. The star of the show is a lovely, original 1931 Cadillac Model 355 Roadster (estimate: $125,000 – $150,000). This automobile has approximately 74,900 miles reading on the odometer, and believed to be actual from new. It was formerly a part of the famed “Movie World” collection in Ventura , California and James Brucker Sr. used this car for many years as his personal driver (1950-1965). Although never restored, this 193