Archive for February, 2013

Mecum Set To Offer The Legendary Shelby GT500 Super Snake At Indy

One-of-One Legendary Shelby Supercar to Headline Dana Mecum’s 26th Original Spring Classic May 14-19 Walworth, Wis. – Mecum Auctions announced today a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity with the offering of the legendary 1967 Shelby GT500 Super Snake – the only one of its kind ever built – at Dana Mecum’s 26th Original Spring Classic auction in Indianapolis, […]

Legendary Tucker 48 Joins RM’s Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance Sale

· Just announced: RM Auctions secures rare Tucker 48, previously owned by film legend George Lucas, for its Amelia Island, Florida sale, March 9 · The official auction of the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, single-day sale features a superb roster of more than 80 blue-chip collector cars · Additional sale highlights include a 1952 Ferrari […]

Barrett-Jackson To Offer Wide Range Of Rare And Collectible Automobiles At 11th Annual Palm Beach Auction April 4-6, 2013

PALM BEACH, Fla. – Barrett-Jackson, The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions™, is excited to announce the return of its renowned Palm Beach auction, taking place at the South Florida Fairgrounds, April 4-6, 2013. Thousands of spectators and collectors from around the world are expected to participate in the world-class automotive lifestyle event and witness hundreds […]

Aston Martin SP10 – European Debut for V8 Vantage S Special Edition

Frankfurt am Main – Aston Martin is launching a very special edition V8 Vantage S in Continental Europe that takes its inspiration from the brand’s numerous successes on the race track. Inspired by its successful motorsport activities in the GT4 racing series – particularly in the VLN endurance championship at the Nürburgring – the new […]

Iconic Mercedes-Benz 300SL ‘Gullwing’ to be Featured at Auctions America’s Fort Lauderdale Sale

· Striking 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL ‘Gullwing’ headlines Auctions America’s Fort Lauderdale Collector Car Auction, March 22 – 24 · Regarded as South Florida’s premier collector car auction, multi-day sale expected to feature more than 550 quality collector cars · Additional highlights include: a 1963 Ford Galaxie 500 Factory Lightweight, a 1932 Lincoln Dual-Cowl Phaeton, a […]

Stephen Cox: A Great Amercian Racing Story – Get Ready to Cheer for the Underdog

On a cloudy Saturday morning in the late summer of 1966, Charlie Wright and five of his friends left Wichita with a new Shelby Mustang SCCA Group 2 racer loaded onto the back of their open trailer. They had no gas cans, no plan, no experience and little idea what they were doing. Their destination […]

De Retour! Viper Set for Return to 24 Heures du Mans With SRT Motorsports

– Two factory-supported SRT Viper GTS-Rs will compete in famous 24-hour endurance race in France in June Auburn Hills, Mich. – It’s official: Viper will return this year to the stage of some of its most impressive past road-racing performances – the historic 24 Hours of Le Mans in France. SRT Motorsports today accepted an […]

New Dodge Challenger R/T Redline Delivers Red-hot Muscle Car Performance and Styling at the Ice-cold 2013 Chicago Auto Show

– New 2013 Dodge Challenger R/T Redline heats up the brand’s iconic muscle-car lineup with HEMI®-power, red-hot exterior accents and performance suspension – Signature 20-inch Black Chrome wheels feature a Redline Red accented lip and backbone for a customized look – Legendary 5.7-liter HEMI V-8 delivers up to 375 horsepower and 410 lb-ft torque through […]