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Mecum In Houston April 9-11 With 1,000 Collector Cars At Auction

Three Featured Collections Including 45 Cars from Houston’s Charlie Thomas WALWORTH, Wis. – Following the historic sale of the 1964 Ford GT40 Prototype for $7 million in 2014, Mecum Auctions returns to Houston’s NRG Park April 9-11 with 1,000 American muscle cars, Corvettes, classics, hot rods, Resto Mods and more set to cross the auction […]

Auctions America: Final Countdown Underway to South Florida’s Premier Collector Car Auction

· Auctions America’s Fort Lauderdale sale returns to the Greater Fort Lauderdale / Broward County Convention Center, March 27-29 ·Regarded as South Florida’s premier collector car auction, multi-day event features approximately 500 vehicles ·100 percent of proceeds from the sale of a 1934 Ford Street Rod Roadster to benefit local Boys & Girls Clubs of […]

Early Data Indicates Universal Passion for Ford Mustang Extends to Colors as Iconic Pony Car Goes Global; Red, Black Rule

As all-new Ford Mustang officially arrives in global markets for the first time, customers worldwide are opting for red and black as their top exterior color choices Approximately 1.1 million Mustangs configured online by pony car enthusiasts throughout Europe; more than 18,000 consumers in China signed up to take all-new Mustang for a test spin […]

Cars, Movies and Music Come Together as Dodge Partners with Universal Pictures and Atlantic Records on ‘Furious 7’

‘Furious 7’ opens April 3 and features 2015 Dodge Challenger, Dodge Charger R/T and ‘armored’ Jeep® Wrangler Unlimited Dodge launches multitier marketing initiative to promote action-thriller, including ‘Flash to the Future’ television ads for U.S. markets and across international countries, and Furious 7 web landing page at Dodge vehicles also showcased in new music […]

Fifth-Gen Chevrolet Camaro Approaches 500,000 U.S. Sales

DETROIT – Talk about a big family: Chevrolet expects to deliver the 500,000th fifth-generation Camaro in the United States this month. The fifth-generation Camaro has been a runaway success for Chevrolet since it went on sale in August 2009. Camaro passed Mustang in 2010, to become America’s best-selling performance car – a title Camaro has […]

A Generational Thing: Chevrolet Camaro Design Through the Years

Chevrolet designers reflect on five generations of iconic style DETROIT – As the Camaro rolls through the final year of its fifth generation, Chevrolet asked five designers who have contributed to the sporty car’s design to reflect on the styling legacy that helped create an icon. “While Camaro has evolved with cultural and design trends, […]

The Rebirth of a Legend – Jensen Returns With Limited Edition Jensen GT

Almost 80 years since the Jensen name appeared on cars, the famous marque returns with the opportunity to order the first officially sanctioned model in 13 years. Marking the rebirth of the brand, the formation of the Jensen Group is the start of the next chapter in the Jensen story, following the collapse of the […]

Collector Cars in Santa Monica: Auctions America’s California Sale Finds New Home at the Historic Barker Hangar

· Auctions America’s California sale moves to an exciting new venue in Santa Monica · Held July 17-18, 2015 event follows two highly successful Auctions America sales in Southern California in 2013 and 2014 · Multi-day auction to feature diverse roster of 300 quality vehicles, catering for collectors of all genres · Early highlights led […]

Ford and Petty’s Garage Team Up To Build Limited-Edition Mustang GT

– Ford dealerships to offer 143 limited-edition Petty’s Garage-tuned Mustang GTs; a Stage 1 version and an even more exclusive Stage 2 version will be available – All Petty’s Garage Mustang GTs feature Ford Racing/Roush supercharger boosting output to 627 horsepower*, as well as unique exterior and interior treatments including Richard Petty’s signature on the […]

Dodge is Shaking Up the Muscle Car Segment Again; Opens Orders for New 2015 Challenger ‘Shaker’ Models

Dodge Celebrates 45 Years of Its Functional “Cold-air Grabbing” Hood Scoop That “Shakes” With the Legendary HEMI® V-8 Engine’s Movement – Back by enthusiast demand, Dodge returns the “Shaker” to the Challenger lineup – now expanding the functional cold-air induction hood scoop on two HEMI V-8 engines and three performance-packed models – “King of the […]