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Mecum Closes Out 2013 With Grand Finale In Kansas City

795 Cars Crossed Mecum’s Auction Block Dec. 5-7 for $11.5 Million in Sales Walworth, Wis. – Mecum Auctions’ 2013 grand finale event at the Kansas City Convention Center in Kansas City, Mo., was the cherry on top of yet another amazing year of success for the world’s largest collector car auction company. Of the 795 […]

Rare 1963 Shelby 289 Cobra Leads Exciting Line Up at Auctions America’s Fort Lauderdale Sale

- Auctions America kicks off its 2014 collector car calendar March 14 – 16, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida – Regarded as South Florida’s premier collector car auction, the multi-day sale is expected to feature more than 450 cars spanning all segments of the collector car market – Vehicle highlights include a 1963 Shelby Cobra, […]

Ford Mustang Marks 50 Years with All-New Sleek Design, Innovative Technologies and World-Class Performance

- All-new sophisticated design clearly inspired by 50 years of Mustang heritage evolved to attract wider array of customers and expand global market availability – Mustang now available with three engines offering a broader power of choice – a more powerful 5.0-liter V8, a 3.7-liter V6 and an all-new fuel-efficient 2.3-liter EcoBoost® engine – Mustang […]

2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 is Designed for Downforce

Racing-inspired design elements enhance high-speed stability for faster laps DETROIT – When it comes to keeping its tail on the track, the 2014 Camaro Z/28 manages airflow like few other production vehicles, generating downforce like a race car to press the tires against the track for high-speed stability and greater cornering capability. Numerous modifications were […]

Volume And Variety At Mecum’s Second Annual Anaheim Auction

More than 800 Classic and Collector Cars Crossed the Mecum Block Nov. 21-23 Walworth, Wis. – Mecum Auctions returned to Anaheim, Calif., for its second annual auction at the Anaheim Convention Center and with spectators and bidders pouring in, total sales reached nearly $14 million. With 812 vehicles crossing Mecum’s block Nov. 21-23, 412 hammered […]

Top 10 Ways to Give the Gift of Chevrolet Corvette

Chevrolet announces Corvette Stingray Premiere Edition Convertible DETROIT – From a scale model to the real car, there are many ways to give America’s iconic sports car, the Corvette, this holiday season. This Top 10 list, with prices from $12 to $77,450, should make it easier to find the perfect gift for any Corvette enthusiast. […]

RM Auctions and Sotheby’s Stun the Market with Incredible $63 Million ‘Art of the Automobile’ Sale in New York

- RM Auctions and Sotheby’s momentous Art of the Automobile auction generates $62,797,500 of sales in two hours of furious bidding – Records tumble with the historic 1964 Ferrari 250 LM by Carrozzeria Scaglietti achieving $14,300,000 while the stunning 1938 Talbot-Lago T150-C SS Teardrop Cabriolet by Figoni et Falaschi sells for $7,150,000 – 93 percent […]

The Evolution of the Fifth-Generation Ford Mustang

- The fifth-generation Ford Mustang reestablished the look of classic Mustangs, with a fresh twist called retro-futurism – The 2005 Mustang was built on a new rear-wheel-drive platform that was unique to Mustang, the first time in the car’s history it did not share a platform with other cars As the end of the last […]

2014 SRT Viper TA Created for the True Track Enthusiast

- Viper TA (Time Attack) Special Edition spec-package offers track enthusiasts a turn-key track set-up – SRT brand offers Viper TA in three exclusive, limited-edition colors – 93 units in special “TA Orange” exterior paint color, 33 units will be built in Venom Black and 33 in Bright White – TA will begin to arrive […]

Limited-edition Charger and Challenger Models Commemorate 100 Years of Dodge Performance and Heritage

- Dodge Charger and Challenger 100th Anniversary Editions celebrate the brand’s centennial with unique style, technology and commemorative features, including an exclusive owner’s kit – As the world’s only four-door muscle car, the 2014 Charger 100th Anniversary Edition celebrates Dodge brand’s arsenal of world-class power, handling and technology – New 2014 Challenger 100th Anniversary Edition […]