John Polson Bonhams
101 New Bond Street
London, United Kingdom W1S 1SR
Work +44 20 7468 5803

John Polson is a Senior Specialist in the Motor Car Department, having worked in the motoring division since 2006, and also as Senior Specialist in the Automobilia Department.

John has coordinated successful Sales at Goodwood and London Olympia, securing many strong results embracing a huge variety of cars. They include the Hartley family collection of Maserati cars, the ex-Works Aston Martin 'LM19' and the ex-Works Talbot 'BGH 23'.

From a family absolutely steeped in the collectors' motor car world and with a particular interest in vehicles dating from the pre-1940 period, John has actively competed in historic racing both at National and International level since 2006. These include the Le Mans Classic and Goodwood Revival in cars such as the Talbot 105, Delahaye 135CS and Riley TT Sprite. He is also a great believer in running old cars on the road; participating in road rallies as far afield as Switzerland and Italy.

John is currently building a replica of the 1931 works Talbot 105 Single-Seater Brooklands racing car.

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