Archive for Muscle Car Spotlight

1967 Corvette L88 Convertible Tops Mecum’s Record-Setting Dallas Auction

1,400-Car Lineup Achieves 70 Percent Sell-Through and $38 Million in Sales Walworth, Wis. – Some things are just meant to be, and Mecum and Dallas are like engines and horsepower. As an event that began with an anticipated 1,000-vehicle lineup, the third annual Dallas auction exploded with 1,432 classic and collector cars crossing the Mecum […]

Auctions America’s Flagship Auburn Fall Event Earns Best Results Yet with Record Sales and 40% Attendance Increase

· Auctions America generates more than $28 million in sales during Labor Day Weekend in Auburn, Indiana · Multi-day event attracts more than 70,000 enthusiasts to the historic Auburn Auction Park, restoring Auburn to its position as the Classic Car Capital of America · Trio of Duesenbergs take top sale honors, led by a 1930 […]

With World-class Performance and Contemporary Muscle-car Cues, the 2014 Challenger Continues to Excite Dodge Fans

- Democratization of performance: every new 2014 Dodge Challenger model is now available with a performance-tuned suspension, performance brake system and 20-inch aluminum wheels with wider all-season performance tires – Challenger Rallye Redline and R/T Redline feature unique roof or bodyside graphics with Red accent, plus head-turning Black Chrome 20-inch wheels with a red painted […]

The 2014 Dodge Charger Is The World’s Only Four-Door Muscle Car

- New Redline Package features unique 20-inch black chrome aluminum wheels with a red painted lip and inner backbone, Beats Audio and an upgraded 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine with sport mode, cold-air induction system and sport-tuned exhaust raising output to 300 horsepower – Best-in-class fuel economy: 2014 Dodge Charger models with eight-speed automatic transmission deliver […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

More Than 40 Porsches To Choose From At Mecum In Monterey

1955 550/1500 RS Spyder Chassis No. 550-0077 to Headline Record Offering Walworth, Wis.– The Mecum Daytime Auction in Monterey will present an incredible assemblage of more than 40 Porsches headlined by one of the rarest and most desirable of them all – the 1955 Porsche 550/1500 RS Spyder (Lot S134), Chassis No. 550-0077. The several […]