Archive for April, 2012

Barrett-Jackson Gears Up For 3rd Annual Orange County Collector Car Auction

“The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions™” Returns to Southern California June 22-24 Orange County, Calif. – Barrett-Jackson, The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions™, is pleased to announce the return of its renowned Orange County collector car auction, held June 22-24, 2012 at the OC Fair and Event Center. This year’s auction is expected to bring […]

Blancpain is Proud to be Associating with classicdriver.com and RM Auctions in Supporting the Monaco Association Against Muscular Dystrophy (AMM)

Blancpain, classicdriver.com and RM Auctions are delighted to announce the offering of the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP600 GT3 Racing Car, chassis 09825, at RM’s upcoming Monaco sale, May 12 at the Grimaldi Forum. Offered by luxury Swiss watch manufacturer, Blancpain, the Lamborghini on offer is the racing car in which Blancpain President and CEO, Marc […]

Mecum Auctions 2012 Spring Classic Spotlight: 1967 Shelby GT500 428 CI, Automatic (Lot S251)

Mecum Auctions 2012 Spring Classic Spotlight: 1967 Shelby GT500 428 CI, Automatic (Lot S251) Shelby took advantage of the Mustang’s first redesign with the 1967 GT500, which took advantage of the new car’s big block capability. Finished in classic Wimbledon White and Guardsman Blue, the example offered here has been a part of the SAAC […]

Stephen Cox Review: IndyCar at Sao Paulo

The Super Cup Performance Fiberglass 100 at Columbus Motor Speedway was rained out last weekend, so I have no story to share with you about my own race. Once the event was officially called, I stopped at a nearby gas station to grab a bag of Munchos and six Lindor truffles (kryptonite for Stephen), slipped […]

Paul Brown/Tiger Racing’s Bell Finishes Tenth in GTS In Saturday’s SCCA Pirelli World Challenge Race in Utah

TOOELE, Utah — Paul Brown/Tiger Racing’s Justin Bell finished a solid tenth in the GTS division in Round 4 of the SCCA Pirelli World Challenge with his eBay Motors Ford Mustang Boss 302S Saturday at Miller Motorsports Park. The car, which is also sponsored by Kenny Brown Performance, was strapped with reward weight after Bell […]

Team Cadillac Finishes Second, Fourth in Grand Prix of Utah; O’Connell’s Driver Point Lead Grows Larger

O’Connell second, Pilgrim fourth in racy Round 4 of Pirelli World Challenge Series – O’Connell Leads Pilgrim in Driver Points After Four Races – Cadillac Leads Manufacturer’s Points Over Porsche – O’Connell Leads 10 laps, Pilgrim Nipped at End for Third TOOELE, Utah – For the first 10 laps of Saturday’s PrivacyStar Utah Grand Prix, […]

Team Cadillac Invades Utah with Full Head of Steam in Pirelli World Challenge GT Series

Long Beach Winner Pilgrim Leads Charge to Miller Motorsports Park – O’Connell Leads Point Standings, Pilgrim 2nd After Three Rounds – CTS-V Coupes Tackle First Permanent Road Course of 2012 – Added Weight the Price of Success for Pilgrim, O’Connell TOOELE, Utah – Team Cadillac enters this weekend’s Pirelli World Challenge PrivacyStar Utah Grand Prix […]

Office Depot Racing and Tony Stewart Offers Exciting Opportunity For Fans Through Online Sweepstakes

WHO: Office Depot WHAT: Race To Charlotte Online Sweepstakes: Throughout the 2012 season, Office Depot will provide fans with opportunities to watch three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series™ champion, Tony Stewart, take on the competition at different tracks across the country – this time at Charlotte Motor Speedway. WHERE: http://www.officedepotracing.com/smoke/ WHEN: Now through May 3, 2012 […]

Victory Muscle Cars Photos of the Week: April 23 – 27, 2012

Mecum Auctions 2012 Spring Classic Spotlight: 1972 Plymouth Roadrunner 340 CI, Automatic (Lot T93)

Mecum Auctions 2012 Spring Classic Spotlight: 1972 Plymouth Roadrunner 340 CI, Automatic (Lot T93) – Fully restored with mild customizing – 340 CI engine – Automatic transmission – Power steering – Power brakes – Electric doors – Superbird rear wing Mecum Auctions will celebrate its Silver anniversary at Dana Mecum’s 25th Original Spring Classic Auction. […]