As part of this new agreement, RM Sotheby’s becomes the main sponsor and official auction partner of all the events organized around the world. This new partnership began with the Palm Beach Cavallino Classic, which celebrated its 31st anniversary last weekend.
This is not the first time that Canossa Events and RM Sotheby’s have collaborated. The auction house has been supporting the Modena Cento Ore for many years, one of the most exclusive and popular motorsport events in Europe. Today, the partnership elevates to a global level, as Canossa expands its presence in Europe, the United States and the Middle East.
Thus, under the leadership of Mr. Canossa, the Cavallino Classic event expanded to Italy with the Cavallino Classic Modena and the Cavallino Classic Middle East in December 2022.
As a reminder, Canossa Events was founded in 2010 and is synonymous with excellence in traveling events. The company organizes more than 250 events a year, including the legendary Modena Cento Ore, a five-day timed and regularity road race in the spirit of the old Giro d’Italia and Tour de France.
Canossa is best known for its classic car rallies and supercar touring events that combine classic cars, world-class hospitality and on-road adventures in some of the world’s most scenic landscapes in Europe, the United States and the Middle East. East. The company has offices in Milan, Greenwich, Connecticut and Dubai.
Luigi Orlandini, President and CEO of Canossa and Cavallino, said: “I am very pleased to announce our new partnership with leading auction house RM Sotheby’s. We have been friends and partners for ten years at Modena Cento Ore. We share the same values and passions and I cannot see no better way to develop our friendship than with Cavallino Classic”.
Gord Duff, Global Head of Auctions at RM Sotheby’s, adds: “We are delighted to have formed a long-term partnership with Canossa and its portfolio of spectacular events. RM Sotheby’s is a luxury brand and we choose to partner with the best in the industry and people who share our love and our enthusiasm for the collector car hobby. Canossa has a global reputation for excellence and we are proud to partner with them and help enhance the attendee experience at all of their motoring events.”