Donald W. Osborne, A.S.A. is a classic car consultant, appraiser, historian and writer. He’s seen by millions of CNBC Primetime viewers on ‘Jay Leno’s Garage’ in his regular feature ‘Assess & Caress with Donald Osborne’ in which he discusses collector car values and trends.
An Editor at Large of Sports Car Market magazine with a monthly column, ‘Unconventional Wisdom’, his writing has been featured in Hagerty Classic Car, the New York Times, Wall Street Journal and Art & Antiques magazine. Donald is the author of the new book ‘Stile Transatlantico/ Transatlantic Style: A Romance of Chrome and Fins’ published by Coachbuilt Press.
He became well known as co-host for two seasons of the nationally broadcast TV show ‘What’s My Car Worth’ on Discovery’s ‘Velocity’ network and has served as a judge and emcee at some of the leading concours events in the country including the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, Carmel-by-the-Sea Concours on the Avenue, Santa Fe Concorso, Concours of America at St. John’s and many others.
He travels the world attending major events, rallies and auctions, working for clients here and abroad on the buying, selling and valuation of classic vehicles.
Donald is proud to continue to be a part of the Forest Grove Concours family.