Archive for Sports Car Spotlight

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 […]

David Brown Automotive Speedback GT to be Featured at Retro Classics in Stuttgart, Germany 26th to 29th March 2015

David Brown Automotive will be presenting Speedback GT at the Retro Classics show, taking place at the Landesmesse Stuttgart, Germany. Retro Classics is one of the most important locations for the international classic car market. The show comprises automotive legends from all over the world, including neo-classics, youngtimers, American cars, select contemporary cars and also […]

Late Model Collectibles Join Impressive List of Vehicles at Auctions America Fort Lauderdale Sale

· Auctions America prepares for its first auction of the 2015 season, March 27-29 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida · Regarded as South Florida’s premier collector car auction, the multi-day sale is expected to feature approximately 500 vehicles · Auction places spotlight on late model collectibles, highlighted by a pair of Ford GTs and a 2008 […]

Mecum Auctions – 230 Collector Cars Selling At No Reserve Feb. 27-28 In Las Vegas

Mecum Auctions to Sell Rogers’ Classic Car Museum Collection to Benefit Arts and Education Walworth, Wis. – Mecum Auctions will have the exclusive opportunity to offer the Rogers’ Classic Car Museum Collection of more than 230 classic cars at auction this Feb. 27-28, at no reserve. Mecum will take the auction stage directly to the […]

Multi-Record-Smashing Mecum Auction in Kissimmee

10-Day Auction Approaching $70 Million in Sales WALWORTH, Wis. – At the epicenter of central Florida in the land where dreams come true and lifelong memories are made, Mecum Auctions made history with its first collector car auction of 2015. Total sales for the 10-day event approach the $70-million mark, currently standing at $68,801,987. Of […]

Historic Highs for the 44th Annual Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction

It’s a wrap. The biggest auction in Barrett-Jackson history concluded at WestWorld, reaching historic highs and resulting in some truly unforgettable moments. During the 10-day auction, Barrett-Jackson recorded more than $130 million in sales of 1,611 vehicles (unaudited) and a world-record $6.55 million in automobilia sales (unaudited), making it the highest sales result to date. […]

Ford GT Wins EyesOn Design Prize for Best Production Vehicle at 2015 North American International Auto Show

All-new Ford GT – propelled by most powerful EcoBoost® production engine ever making 600-plus horsepower – wins coveted EyesOn Design Award for best production vehicle GT supercar represents Ford’s commitment to innovation through performance; advanced, lightweight composites will serve company’s entire future product lineup EyesOn Design winners selected by current and former design chiefs at […]

Exclusive Corvette Engine Build Experience Returns

Program renewed for supercharged LT4 engine at new Bowling Green build center BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Chevrolet announced today it is resuming the exclusive Engine Build Experience for Corvette Z06 customers – the only program of its kind for supercar customers. Starting in March 2015, Corvette Z06 customers will be able to assemble the 650-hp […]

Headliners Abound At Mecum’s Houston Auction

April 10-12 Collector Car Auction Set to Feature Several Vintage Greats WALWORTH, Wis. – Mecum Auctions will amass a 1,000-car offering encompassing coveted collector cars from all genres at Houston’s Reliant Center this April 10-12. With outstanding headliners ranging from American and European racers, to Pre-War Classics and Corvettes, Mecum’s third annual event is certain […]