The Toronto Spring Classic Car Auction

Buyer Information


Requirements include a valid driver’s license or passport ID and a credit card or $2000 cash. A bank letter of guarantee is required should you choose to pay for any purchases with a personal or company cheque.

Absentee Bidding

Buyers who are unable to attend the sale may submit advance bids by downloading this absentee bidder form and faxing it to 905 248 3353. It is advisable to send this form at least one week prior to the auction to allow time to verify bank references. Please call 24 hours in advance of the sale to confirm receipt of your absentee bid.

Telephone Bidding

Prospective telephone bidders can register to bid by downloading this absentee bidder form and faxing it to 905 248 3353. Confirmation will be sent by email or fac upon receipt of registration.

Please provide the telephone number(s) at which you can be reached during the sale. A Collector Car Productions representative will contact you during the auction three to five lots before the lot(s) you wish to bid on and will execute the bidding on your behalf in the auction room.

Arrangements must be made to deposit funds in the amount of ten percent (10%) of your final bid, if you are successful. These funds will become a non-refundable deposit until full payment is received. Payment by credit card is NOT an available option, except as a deposit until full payment is received. Bids submitted in foreign currency will be converted to Canadian dollars using the rate available on the day of the sale.

Collector Car Productions is not responsible for errors, omissions or late-arriving bids. All telephone and absentee bids must be sent in at least 24 hours before the start of the sale.

Bidding Increments

Under normal circumstances, the auction estimate of the lot being auctioned will determine the minimum increment the auctioneer will accept according to the following schedule:

Estimate (Up to) Minimum Increment
$1,000.00 $50.00
$5,000.00 $100.00
$10,000.00 $250.00
$25,000.00 $500.00
$100,000.00 $1,000.00
$250,000.00 $5,000.00
Above $10,000.00

Buyer's Premium

Automobiles – 10% commission will be added to the final bid of each automotive lot purchased.
All Other Lots – 15% commission will be added to the final bid of each lot purchased.


Although every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained on this website, such information is provided by the seller and may not be verified by Collector Car Productions prior to the time of sale. Any additional information or corrections known at the sale time will be announced by the auctioneer. Please note that although every effort is made to provide complete and accurate information regarding each lot offered, buyers are advised to rely upon their own inspections as all sales are made on an "as is, where is basis". Collector Car Productions accepts no responsibility for the condition of any items offered.


Due to factors beyond the control of Collector Car Productions it is possible that one or more lots described on this website or in the catalog may not be present for sale. Bidders are advised to check shortly before sale time for updated information.

Terms & Conditions

Please ensure that you have read and understood these terms and conditions prior to bidding at this or any other Collector Car Productions, Inc. sale.

1. All sales are final. No bidder may retract a bid made during the sale for any reason. A flat processing fee of $25 will be added to all vehicle purchases.

2. Payment of ten percent (10%) of the purchase price (minimum $1,000) is due immediately upon the auctioneer’s declaration of sale. The balance is due in full on or before 3:00 pm of the next business day following the auction sale. All payments must be in the form of cash, certified funds or bank letter of guarantee unless other arrangements have been approved in advance.

The buyer hereby acknowledges that the seller has entered into an agreement by which entitlement to certain fees in the event the vehicle consigned is sold within 30 days following the auctions conclusion. The buyer hereby acknowledges that should he purchase or acquire for money or other goods any vehicle consigned to the auction, the buyer is liable to pay the buyer's fee to Collector Car Productions.

3. All sales are “as is” and “where is”. Bidder is responsible for inspections and verification of condition, authenticity, and completeness of any vehicle purchased. No warranties or representations of any type whatsoever are made by Collector Car Productions, Inc. Statements printed in catalogs, brochures, signs, window cards and verbal statements made by auctioneers or auction staff are representations made by the seller and Collector Car Productions, Inc. has no obligation to verify or authenticate any such claims or representations. Any announcements made at the time of sale supercede any earlier printed information.

4. Buyer is responsible for all risk of loss or damage immediately upon purchase of the vehicle or item. All vehicles or items purchased must be removed from the auction site at the buyer’s expense immediately following the sale. If not removed by the end of the day following the sale, Collector Car Productions, Inc. will remove the vehicle or item with all costs of moving and storage to be paid by the buyer.

5. Final bid price does not include buyer’s premium or applicable taxes on each lot purchased. Buyer is responsible to pay all city, state or other taxes due for which the buyer does not qualify as exempt. Proof of exemption is buyer’s responsibility.

6. Buyer's premiums are as follows. A ten percent (10%) commission will be added to the final bid of each automotive lot purchased. A fifteen percent (15%) commission will be added to the final bid of each lot of memorabilia purchased.

7. All terms of sale posted on the auction premises, printed in sale brochures or forms, publicly announced or otherwise published are incorporated herein by reference.


Shipping arrangements may be made with our sponsor, Thorsons Marketing. Thorsons will coordinate shipping, on your behalf, to any location in North America or overseas.

Please contact Thorsons at +1 416 742 0854.

Please note the buyer assumes all financial obligations regarding shipment. All lots purchased must be paid in full prior to their release to the shipping company. Upon their release, it is the buyer's responsibility to adequately insure all items, as Collector Car Productions, Inc. assumes no responsibility for lost or damaged items as a result of transport following the sale. Please contact us for further information regarding shipping prior to the sale to satisfy any questions prior to bidding.

Wiring Instructions

Please wire funds to:

TD Commercial Banking
255 King Street West
Chatham, Ontario N7M 1E6

Please credit the account of Collector Car Productions.

Bank Account
Branch or ABA: 0011 004
Account No. 0011 5212485

Incoming Wires U.S. Funds:

Beneficiary Address: 186 TALBOT ST W, P.O. Box 1120, Blenheim ON, N0P 1A0
Beneficiary Bank Name: TD Canada Trust
Beneficiary Bank Address: 255 King Street West, Chatham ON N7M 1E6
Beneficiary Account Number: 7301008
Beneficiary Transit Number: 0011 (if 5 digits are needed, use 00112)
Swift Code: TDOMCATTTOR (all letters)

(Intermediary Bank details are used for incoming wires from outside of Canada)
Intermediary Bank: Bank of America
Intermediary Bank Address: 100 W. 33rd Street, New York, New York
Intermediary Bank Swift Code: BOFAUS3N
Intermediary Bank ABA Routing#: 026009593 (only used between U.S. banks in U.S funds)