Archive for August, 2013

More Than 1,400 Muscle Cars and Classics Headed for Downtown Dallas

Mecum Auction To Be Held at the Dallas Convention Center Sept. 4-7 Walworth, Wis. – Mecum Auctions will roll back into the Dallas Convention Center this Sept. 4-7 for the third year and the best one yet with an unprecedented lineup that boasts quantity and quality. Now featuring more than 1,400 classic and collector cars, […]

Stephen Cox: Racing Wisdom – Five Pieces of Advice That I’ve Never Forgotten

Number Five – “Wanna win? You need a trailer like that.” So said a racing friend in the summer of 1986 at Bloomington Speedway. We were walking past a huge semi tractor-trailer loaded with two spare chassis, half a dozen engines and a crew of ten mechanics. It belonged to some teenager named Jeff Gordon […]

Mecum Auctions: 1955 Porsche 550/1500 RS Spyder Leads All Sales At Mecum In Monterey

Sports Cars, Exotics, Muscle Cars and Classics Among Top Sellers Walworth, Wis. – The 2013 Mecum Daytime Auction held this past weekend in Monterey, Calif., set a new standard for some of the most desirable cars in the world with the exceptional docket that crossed the block throughout the three-day event. With more than 50 […]

The Most Expensive Road Car Ever Sold at Auction: 275 GTB/4 S N.A.R.T. Spider Smashes Multiple Records Selling for $27.5 Million at RM’s Saturday Sale in Monterey

· RM’s Saturday sale session was topped by a 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4*S N.A.R.T Spider which sold for an incredible $27,500,000 making it the most valuable Ferrari and most expensive road-going car of any kind ever sold at auction as well as the second most expensive car to ever be sold at auction, with all […]

Auctions America’s Auburn Fall Sale Features 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS Pro Mod to Benefit Darrell Gwynn Foundation

AUBURN, Indiana – On Saturday, August 31 during the live NBC Sports Network broadcast, Auctions America will offer a 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS Pro Mod without reserve to benefit the Darrell Gwynn Foundation. The charity race car is part of Auctions America’s highly anticipated Auburn Fall Collector Car weekend in Auburn, Indiana, with proceeds from […]

Auctions America’s Flagship Auburn Fall Collector Car Weekend Set to be Bigger and Better Than Ever

– Final countdown underway to Auctions America’s flagship Auburn Fall Collector Car Weekend, August 28 – September 1 at the historic Auburn Auction Park in Auburn, Indiana – Labor Day weekend event offers attractions for the whole family including appearances by Jessi Combs of “Overhaulin’” and “All Girls Garage”, and Richard Rawlings and Aaron Kaufman […]

Mecum Makes Schaumburg Convention Center Newest Chicago Venue

1,000 Collector Cars to Be Offered at Auction October 10-12, 2013 Walworth, Wis. – Mecum Auctions has taken its record-setting auctions all across the country and continues to drop the hammer in new locations each year. This Oct. 10-12, Mecum will roll out the red carpet in Chicagoland offering more than 1,000 vehicles at a […]