Tojeiro-Butterworth

1956 Tojeiro-Butterworth AJB Sports Offered by Bonhams | Paris, France | February 8, 2018 Here is another one-off sports racing special carrying the name of John Tojeiro. In this case, Tojeiro wasn’t really involved with building the car at all. … Continue reading

Tojeiro-Climax Coupe

1958 Tojeiro-Climax Coupe Offered by H&H Classics | Epsom, U.K. | June 6, 2017 Almost every car built by John Tojeiro is a one-off. If he built cars in a series, it was usually a short series. Born in Portugal, … Continue reading

Tojeiro California

1959 Tojeiro California Offered by Russo & Steele | Monterey, California | August 18-20, 2016 John Tojeiro was born in Portugal but lived in England for most of his life. He began designing the racing cars that bore his name … Continue reading

Tojeiro EE

1962 Tojeiro EE Buick Coupe Offered by Bonhams | London, U.K. | December 1, 2013 Bonhams 2013 London sale has something amazing going for it: seven Ecuri Ecosse team cars and their famous team transporter are all being offered for sale. Let’s … Continue reading

Tojeiro Barchetta

1952 Tojeiro Barchetta Offered by Russo & Steele | Newport Beach, California | June 20-21, 201 John Tojeiro was born in Portugal but relocated to England when he was very young. That move was important because after World War II, … Continue reading

February 2018 Auction Highlights

February means Retromobile, which has become one of the most important sale weekends of the year with the quality of cars on offer rivaling the annual Monterey weekend. First up from Paris is RM Sotheby’s. The only sub-$100,000 car we … Continue reading

July 2017 Auction Highlights

July was a lull in the auction world between a packed June and an always-huge August. We start this with H&H Classics at the Imperial War Museum. The top seller at this sale was this 1929 Bugatti Type 44 Saloon … Continue reading

The Asteroid

1951 Tojeiro-JAP Offered by Silverstone Auctions | Silverstone, England | July 27, 2017 We’ve featured a number of Portugal-born John Tojeiro’s cars over the years. No two are quite alike, and this little race car is different from all of … Continue reading

June 2017 Auction Highlights, Pt. II

We’re back with more from June, starting with H&H Classics’ second June sale, this one held at Woodcote Park. The top seller was this 1966 Aston Martin DB6 Vantage, featuring the world’s tallest antenna, which brought $317,992. The Tojeiro-Climax we … Continue reading