Author Archive: Tom Trace
Tom Trace has been producing automotive content including broadcast, web and print features for more than 20 years. He has contributed to Speed Channel, AutoWeek magazine, Fox, ESPN, ABC, Discovery, A&E, NBC Sports, Velocity Network, Barrett-Jackson, Mecum, Auctions America, Ford, Chevrolet, Porsche and many others. He is the founder of HotRodders4Humanity, a non-profit organization that benefits children with cancer and their families. Tom resides in Indianapolis and at www.TomTrace.com.
McKeel Hagerty is president and chief executive of Hagerty Insurance, which is based in Traverse City, Mich. Since 2000, he has served as a judge at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance for the Federation Internationale des Vehicules Anciens (FIVA) preservation class and was the youngest person ever to be asked to serve in such a […]
John Kraman was raised in automobile crazy Los Angeles during the 1960s and he never grew out of his obsession with cars. He has been the full-time consignment director for Mecum Auctions since 2006. Since 2008 he also has been a commentator and analyst for television coverage of Mecum auctions. His personal collection of cars […]
Steve Magnante has an extensive hands-on automotive background. He spent a decade as a mechanic and machinist before becoming an automotive journalist and television personality, including technical editor of Hot Rod magazine. For 10 years he has been a host of live TV coverage of Barrett-Jackson auctions. He is the author of several books […]