On 16 September 1908, General Motors was founded in Flint, Michigan by horse-drawn vehicle manufacturer William C. Durant and carriage company owner Charles Stewart Mott. GM would go on to acquire such automotive companies as Oldsmobile, Chevrolet and Pontiac, growing their American car empire. As the company celebrates its 107th birthday, we take a look at quintessential American models offered by RM Sotheby's.
PICTURED ABOVE: A 1963 CHEVROLET CORVETTE. TEDDY PIEPER © 2015 COURTESY OF RM SOTHEBY'S.