Archive for February, 2012

Barrett-Jackson Revs Up For NASCAR Sprint Cup Series

The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions™ To Sponsor and Wrap David Ragan’s No. 34 Ford Scottsdale, Ariz. – Barrett-Jackson Auction Company announced today that it will sponsor and wrap David Ragan’s No. 34 Ford in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series at Phoenix International Raceway. The event takes place Sunday, March 4 at 2:30 p.m. “Barrett-Jackson […]

NASCAR Star Tony Stewart to Sign Autographs at Local Office Depot Store in North Las Vegas, Nevada

WHO: Defending NASCAR Sprint Cup Series™ champion, Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet and team owner at Stewart-Haas Racing. In 2011, Stewart won five out of 10 races during the “Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup™” – including the season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway to clinch his third career Sprint […]

Photos: 2012 Kuwait Concours d’Elegance – Concours Cars Class C – 1946 to 1960

The Kuwait Concours d’Elegance is in the Italian style as are many revived Concours d’Elegance held since the 1980s. The focal point of the show is hand-made classic cars, featuring automobiles from the early stages of the automotive industry through to custom-made cars of the mid-1970s. Learn more about the Kuwait Concours: http://www.kuwait-concours.com

Photos: 2013 Ferrari F12berlinetta

The on-line unveiling of the Ferrari F12berlinetta ushers in a new generation of Ferrari 12-cylinders in the form of a car that delivers unprecedented performance from an exceptional new engine, combined with innovative design that redefines classic themes along with extreme aerodynamics. Revealed to the world for the first time on Ferrari.com in preparation for […]

Photos: 2012 Kuwait Concours d’Elegance – Concours Cars Class B – 1931 to 1945

The Kuwait Concours d’Elegance is in the Italian style as are many revived Concours d’Elegance held since the 1980s. The focal point of the show is hand-made classic cars, featuring automobiles from the early stages of the automotive industry through to custom-made cars of the mid-1970s. Learn more about the Kuwait Concours: http://www.kuwait-concours.com

Photos: 2012 Kuwait Concours d’Elegance – Concours Cars Class A – 1910 to 1930

The Kuwait Concours d’Elegance is in the Italian style as are many revived Concours d’Elegance held since the 1980s. The focal point of the show is hand-made classic cars, featuring automobiles from the early stages of the automotive industry through to custom-made cars of the mid-1970s. Learn more about the Kuwait Concours: http://www.kuwait-concours.com

Chevrolet Ranks as Top Performance Brand in U.S.

Corvette and Camaro accounted for one in three sports car sales in 2011 DETROIT – Chevrolet is America’s favorite performance brand, with Camaro and Corvette accounting for one out of every three sports cars sold in the United States in 2011. Chevrolet accounted for 37 percent of the sports-car segment last year, selling 88,249 Camaros, […]

RM Auctions: Milhous Collection Achieves Impressive $38.3 Million in Sales

· Highly anticipated Milhous Collection generates $38.3 million in sales with 100% of all lots sold · Presented by RM Auctions in association with Sotheby’s, sale features an unprecedented group of automobiles, mechanical musical instruments and collectibles · Top-seller: 1912 Oldsmobile Limited Five-Passenger Touring establishes a world auction record, achieving $3,300,000 · RM Auctions continues […]

Mecum to Host Inaugural Auction in Houston, Texas

600 Collector Cars to Cross the Block April 13-14, 2012 at The Reliant Center Walworth, WI – Mecum Auctions is pleased to announce a two-day auction extravaganza, Texas style! The Largest Collector Car Auction Company rolls into Houston, Texas, for its inaugural event April 13-14, 2012. The Reliant Center will accommodate over 600 vehicles all […]

American Le Mans Series: Aston Martin Racing Set to Race at Long Beach, Monterey

Confirms 2012 WEC and Le Mans programs Aston Martin Racing will embark upon an exciting new challenge in 2012 as it prepares to make a return to international GT motorsport in the FIA World Endurance Championship. The team will campaign a V8-powered Vantage in the GTE Pro category of the eight round series, which spans […]