Category: Catawiki Auctions

When Does a Car Become a Classic?

Perhaps you’ve asked yourself what classifies a car as being a ‘classic’. Or maybe you have encountered the term ‘modern classic’ and wondered how a car can be both modern and classic at the same time. Believe it or not there are some rules for this and they do have an impact on the cars’ value.

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Why You Should Invest in an Analogue Camera

In a fast and furious digital world, there’s something very raw and organic about taking photographs using an analogue camera. The classic click of the shutter, the familiar scent of chemicals as the photo develops in a darkroom and the sheer joy of capturing one unique moment on film cannot be replicated digitally.

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These Retro Walkmans are Worth a Fortune

Just a few decades ago listening to music was something you did at home or a party. You couldn’t bring the music with you until a revolutionary device came along that set music free: the Walkman.

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Kraftwerk

There is no reason for women to hold back in what might be presumed a man’s world. Meet model, actress and classic car racer Eve Scheer.

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5 Questions About Buying Motorcycles Online

Classic motorcycles still power our dreams. From the quintessential Harley Davidson to the classic Vespa, two-wheelers hold a prime place in the hearts of collectors. What are the trends in this market and how can you buy safely?

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5 of the Smallest Mini Bikes in the World

A motorbike does not need to be big or fast to steal the show; mini bikes, also known as monkey bikes, are awesome. Playful, rugged, and very handy too, when it comes to parking or manoeuvring through the city!

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Top 5 Most Expensive Volkswagen Beetle

Did you know that the five most expensive ever Volkswagen Beetle cars were all sold in just the last few years? Since Volkswagen ceased production on these beloved cars in 2003, Beetles have started becoming quite the collectibles.

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Buying a Classic Car on Catawiki

The market for classic cars is stronger than ever, which means that this is the time to buy. But how can you tell what to invest in? Had you bought an Aston Martin DB5 25 years ago, you would have seen its value increase almost tenf

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5 Reasons to Invest in Modern Design Furniture

Why not try an unfussy home interior with classic furniture designs? At our Design Furniture auction you will find amazing objects which not only exemplify the mid-century century trend for simplified design, but are fantastic investment pieces.

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Anne-Sophie Bigot, the Whisky Lady

‘I wish I could say that I fell in a whisky barrel when I was younger or that I lived in the middle of the Scottish Highlands as a child… But I didn’t.’ When asked how her passion for whisky began, our in-house whisky expert, Anne-Sophie Bigot, told us that her love story with whisky started 5 years ago in Scotland.

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How Much Are Your Old Model Cars Worth Today?

From children’s toys to serious collector’s items, don’t let these hidden gems gather dust in your basement because today model cars from the 1950s, 60s and 70s are reaching staggering heights at auction.

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