Motor Racing and Motor Sport Memorabilia Races In To Whittons!!

Sunday 12th February 2023 - Maria Whitton


Motor Racing and Motor Sport Memorabilia Races In To Whittons!!

An exciting opportunity to buy some incredible memorabilia owned by a member of the Porsche Le Mans pit crew.

Whittons of Honiton are excited to be offering more than 600 lots of Motor Racing and Motor Sport Memorabilia in their sale starting at 10:30am this Wednesday 15th February.

Incredibly, the late owner of the entire collection was a member of the pit crew for Porsche at Le Mans! He was an avid collector of Motoring books, posters, and model vehicles. He was clearly well-known in his field and much of his collection is signed by drivers and authors alike, having been amassed over fifty years. The vast quantity of items is now being sold without reserves. 

We've taken a look at some of the highlights of this incredible sale.


Lot No 205 - NICHOLAS WATTS (British b. 1947); gilt framed acrylic on board depicting a scene from The Monaco Grand Prix with The Hotel Mirabeau to background. Signed to bottom right by the artist, and signed by Stirling Moss and one other together with photographs.
Lot No 346 - A canvas mounted Italian 'Prima Edizione Italiana 1971' Movie poster for 'Le 24 Ore di Le Mans' depicting Steve McQueen.

Lot 45: ASTON MARTIN: WYER, J. & NIXON, C: Racing With The David Brown Aston Martins 2 vols. 1980, both vols. signed by author, Vol. 2 signed by Carroll Shelby, Jack Brabham, R. Salvadori & 7 others. Est. £150 - £250.

Lot 347 - A 1957 canvas mounted Italian Movie poster for 'La Curva Del Diavolo' (The Devil's Hairpin), depicting Cornel Wilde. 

Don't let this incredible sale overtake you or pass you buy! Register to bid here.