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ACR Signs Stephen Cox to Drive 2014 Racing Season

The championship-winning team from the 2012 Mid-American Stock Car Series campaign has named Stephen Cox as their driver for the upcoming season. Acorn Cabinetry Racing of Somonauk, Illinois has confirmed that Cox will take the wheel of the team’s #22 Acorn Cabinetry/Boschett Timepieces/Sopwith Motorsports Chevrolet as the teammate of former MASCS champion Jeremy Spoonmore. “It’s […]

RM Auctions: 1958 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spider Sets New Arizona Auction Record at RM’s $45.5 Million Two-Day Sale

· RM Auctions 15th annual Arizona sale generates more than $45.5 million in sales with 85 percent of all lots sold · Two-day sale features exceptional offering of 125 automobiles, one boat and one motorcycle · Ten automobiles achieve million-dollar plus results with multiple new auction records set · Top-seller: 1958 Ferrari 250 GT LWB […]

2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is Most Capable, Ever

- Enters supercar territory with race-proven design, advanced technologies and world-class performance – With track-focused Z07 performance package, 2015 Corvette Z06 delivers faster lap times than 2013 Corvette ZR1 – First Corvette Z06 to offer supercharged engine, removable roof panel and available paddle-shift automatic transmission DETROIT – Chevrolet today introduced the most track-capable Corvette in […]

Made in Britian: All-New, Luxury British Sports Car Brand Set for Launch in 2014

An all-new, British luxury automotive brand is to be launched in April 2014, promising to refresh the classic British sports car, for the 21st Century. Successful British businessman and car enthusiast, David Brown, has created a brand in his own name – David Brown Automotive – to deliver his vision for a new take on […]

2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 Priced at $75,000

DETROIT – Chevrolet today announced the 2014 Camaro Z/28 will go on sale this spring with a suggested retail price of $75,000, including a $995 destination charge, but excluding tax, title, license and dealer fees. The new Z/28 is offered in five exterior colors – Red Hot, Black, Silver Ice Metallic, Ashen Gray Metallic and […]

Ten Days And 3,000 Cars At Mecum Collector Car Auction In Kissimmee

WALWORTH, Wis. – Mecum Auctions will bring the world’s largest collector car auction to the Osceola Heritage Park grounds in Kissimmee, Fla., this Jan. 17-26 with 3,000 vehicles and 3,000 items of Road Art and memorabilia set to cross the auction block throughout the 10 days of hard-hammering action. The immense lineup includes everything from […]

Mopar to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of the Iconic 426 HEMI in 2014

Mopar Unveils Logo, Special Product Line and Plans Marketing Events – 2014 marks 50th anniversary of the introduction of the Gen II 426 Race HEMI® – Mopar unveils 50th anniversary HEMI logo celebrating the iconic engine – Engine made its legendary debut in February 1964 by dominating the Daytona 500 – A version of the […]

NBC Sports Group And Mecum Auctions Sign Multi-Year Agreement To Present Coverage of Mecum Collection Car Auctions

- Three-Year Agreement To Feature More Than 425 Hours of Original Programming – Coverage Presented Across NBC, NBCSN and Esquire Network – 125 Hours of Mecum Collector Car Auction Programming in 2014 Walworth, Wis. – NBC Sports Group and Mecum Auctions, the world leader in live auctions of collector cars, announced today a multi-year agreement […]

RM Group of Companies Celebrates Record-Setting 2013 With $442 Million in Sales and ‘Best of Show’ at Pebble Beach

· RM group of companies, including RM Auctions and Auctions America, realizes an outstanding $442 million in auction sales in 2013 · RM Auctions secures 78 individual million-dollar-plus transactions and redefines the high-end collector car auction experience with record Monterey and New York sales · Auctions America expands national footprint with highly successful California debut […]

RM Auctions: 1958 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spider Stars at RM’s 15th Annual Arizona Sale

· RM Auctions announces latest highlights for its two-day Arizona auction, January 16 – 17 in Phoenix, led by a highly prized 1958 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spider · Most recent blue-chip entries join a spectacular roster of more than 120 handpicked automobiles for the sale at the beautiful Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa […]