Archive for June, 2011

RM Auctions: A Celebrity Packard and a Transparent Pontiac Star at RM’s Michigan Sale

• Catalog now available for RM Auctions’ St. John’s sale, July 30, 2011 in Plymouth, Michigan • Notable sale highlights include the ‘Al Jolson’ Packard and the 1939 Pontiac Plexiglas Deluxe Six “Ghost Car” • Auction also features a select series of automobiles from the estate of Mr. Don Kizziar BLENHEIM, Ontario – RM Auctions, […]

NASCAR Star Tony Stewart and The Office Depot Foundation Team Up to Donate School Supplies to Northern Kentucky Children

WHO: Tony Stewart, a two-time NASCAR® Sprint Cup Series™ champion and driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil1 Chevrolet, will headline a special “Back-To-School Celebration” event at the local Office Depot store in Florence, Kentucky. Stewart is partnering with The Office Depot Foundation to help Northern Kentucky kids get ready for the new school year […]

Barrett-Jackson’s Orange County Auction Generates Nearly $14 Million in Gross Sales and Attracts Approximately 60,000 Attendees

Over $850,000 raised for local and national charitable organizations SCOTTSDALE, AZ. – Barrett-Jackson Auction Company, The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions™, announced today that nearly $14 million in gross sales of Customs, Classics, Hot Rods, Resto-Mods and original collector was generated at its 2nd Annual Orange County auction which was held at the OC Fair […]

Mecum Auctions: Mecum Bloomington Gold Corvette Auction Reaches $5.8 Million

Marengo, IL – Mecum Auctions sold a variety of noteworthy Corvettes during its annual Bloomington Gold Corvette Auction, which had total gross sales (excluding buyer’s premium) of $5.8 million for the two-day event June 24-25, 2011, in St. Charles, Ill. Headlining the offering was a collection of 23 Black Corvettes ranging from 1954-1969 with at […]

Dodge Motorsports Notes & Quotes – NSCS Race Advance – Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – For Immediate Release Dodge Motorsports NSCS Race Advance Coke Zero 400 Daytona International Speedway Saturday, July 2, 2011 DODGE AT DAYTONA INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY · Dodge has nine Sprint Cup wins at Daytona International Speedway (four in the Daytona 500 and five in the Coke Zero 400). · Dodge’s Kurt […]

Office Depot To Celebrate Grand Opening Of Its New Store In Winter Haven, FLA., With Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Featuring NASCAR Star Tony Stewart

Local Non-Profit Groups to Receive Donations from The Office Depot Foundation Winter Haven, Fla. – Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Company will celebrate the grand opening of its new store located at 800 Cypress Gardens Blvd. in Winter Haven, […]

This Week in Dodge Motorsports – Week of June 27, 2011

This Week in Dodge Motorsports is a video recap of weekend motor sports events in NASCAR, the Nationwide series and other competitions under the Chrysler LLC banner. Busch’s Dodge Dominant in Victory at Sonoma; Moves to 4th in Points Villeneuve Runs Third at Road America.

Aston Martins Pass Ultimate Nürburgring Durability Test

■ Two new Aston Martin V12 Zagato concept cars complete Nürburgring 24 hour test to maintain the company’s 100% finish record at the race, joined by fellow factory-entered V8 Vantage N24 ■ Two V12 Zagatos concept cars cover more than 230 laps between them; over 3,700 miles in the toughest 24 hour test on what […]

Team Cadillac’s Pilgrim Earns First NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Start at Sonoma

CTS-V Coupe driver calls on Chevy speed to make first start in a Sprint Cup car – O’Connell finishes on the podium for second straight day – Pilgrim gets top-five on last lap – Team Cadillac moves up in driver, manufacturer points SONOMA, Calif. – Andy Pilgrim first sat in the Red Line Oil Chevrolet […]

Camaro Transformers 3 Getaway

The Chevrolet Camaro returns as the Autobot “Bumblebee” in Transformers: Dark of the Moon, which opens exclusively in 3D Tuesday and worldwide Wednesday. To celebrate, Chevrolet will offer a 2012 Transformers Special Edition Camaro Coupe to Bumblebee fans in the United States, Canada, China, Japan, Europe, South America, and the Middle East. “The Transformers franchise […]