Vintage Motors of Sarasota was established in 1989 by its founder and proprietor Martin Godbey and is today globally recognized in the classic car industry. Vintage Motors of Sarasota offers many of the world ́s finest cars to the most discerning collectors from all around the world. Vintage’s specialized services include sales, acquisitions, appraisals, collections, estate sales, consultation, importation, exportation and transportation. We are known for high quality examples, many national show winners.
Vintage Motors business has always been fueled by its love and passion for classic cars and a compelling desire to satisfy its clientele’s every need producing outstanding results. To date, nine figures in worth of unique automobiles have been bought and sold by the Vintage Team. Our clients and associates have found us to be knowledgeable, confident and reliable for whatever classic car business needs are requested of us – this is one of the reasons our clients continue to come back to us on a regular bases and rely on our ongoing assistance.
Vintage Motors has an extensive and diverse collection for all types of classic and exotic car collectors and enthusiasts. Every transaction Vintage handles is influenced and benefits from our years of industry achievements and each proposes a new and exciting challenge by fulfilling the world ́s elite collectors needs one classic car at a time. Buyers and sellers both have come from all over the globe, and are represented by many different countries, from Europe, Russia and the Middle East to Asia, and the Americas. This cultural diversity extends to our team of car specialists, who are also known and respected around the world. Buyers and sellers both benefit from this knowledge base…Vintage ́s Car Specialists combine decades of experience in acquiring, selling, trading, rallying, and restoring notable automobiles.
We actively stay current in the market through attendance at many auctions and automotive related events. We regularly attend auction events promoted by RM, Gooding & Co., Mecum, Bonham’s, Worldwide Auctioneers, D.E. Foeller, as well as a number of local and regional events. We frequently attend prominent local, regional and national shows including; Amelia Island Concours, Lake Mirror Classic, ACD National Meet in Auburn IN, Cavallino Palm Beach, Pebble Beach Concours, and hosting our own car show once a month.