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Sam Pack Five Star Collection sale totals $11.5 million

Sam Pack Five Star Collection sale totals $11.5 million

With a 1967 Shelby 427 Cobra leading the way at $1,292,500, the RM and Auctions America sale of the Sam Pack Five Star classic car collection generated more than $11.5 million at an auction staged over the weekend at Dallas. Pack, a Ford executive turned Ford (and other automotive brands) megadealer, has spent more than […]

By November 17, 2014 Read More →
Barrett-Jackson opens year-around classic car showroom and service center

Barrett-Jackson opens year-around classic car showroom and service center

Barrett-Jackson Auction Company has turned its former headquarters building — itself a former Rolls-Royce dealership — into a full-service classic car dealership that opened Friday. The showroom and adjacent classic car service shop for repair, maintenance and light reconditioning is located on Scottsdale Road in the historic “Old Town” section of Scottsdale, Arizona. Barrett-Jackson was […]

By November 15, 2014 Read More →
Germany’s Auctionata enters classic car marketplace

Germany’s Auctionata enters classic car marketplace

We have another new entry in the classic car auction business: Auctionata, established early in 2012 in Berlin, Germany, and primarily as an art auction house, will stage its first sale of classic cars via an online event November 28. Those cars range from a 1966 Volvo Amazon and 1968 Triumph Spitfire, each estimated to […]

By November 14, 2014 Read More →
Rare Pierce-Arrow Silver Arrow to Arizona Concours

Rare Pierce-Arrow Silver Arrow to Arizona Concours

One of the most elegant and evocative automobiles of the  classic era, a rare 1933 Pierce-Arrow Silver Arrow will be featured at the second annual Arizona Concours d’Elegance on January 11, 2015, at the historic Arizona Biltmore Resort in Phoenix. The Silver Arrow, one of just five built and three known to survive, will appear […]

By November 13, 2014 Read More →
Farmer knows best? Mecum’s vintage tractor sale tops $2 million

Farmer knows best? Mecum’s vintage tractor sale tops $2 million

Should your classic car collection include a vintage farm tractor? You see such vehicles offered for sale from time to time at some classic car auctions, but Mecum Auctions has an entire Gone Farmin’ division that focuses on vintage farm equipment. Mecum’s Gone Farmin’ just held its Iowa Premier sale in Davenport, Iowa, where 234 […]

By November 13, 2014 Read More →
Famed Wellborn muscle-car collection in Mecum auction

Famed Wellborn muscle-car collection in Mecum auction

Muscle-car fanatics go goggle-eyed whenever they hear mention of the vaunted Wellborn Musclecar Museum Collection, a spectacular trove of rare and impressive performance icons from Mopar, GM and Ford. So the torque addicts should take notice that 25 of those cars, nearly half of the collection, are going up for sale when Mecum holds its […]

By November 12, 2014 Read More →
Goodguys caps 2014 shows with Southwest Nationals

Goodguys caps 2014 shows with Southwest Nationals

The Goodguys Rod & Custom Association wraps up its 2014 season this weekend when the 17th annual Southwest Nationals rolls into WestWorld in Scottsdale, Arizona. More than 3,000 hot rods, customs, muscle cars and classics are expected to take part in the sweeping showcase of automotive artistry scheduled Friday through Sunday. The Scottsdale show will […]

By November 11, 2014 Read More →
UK’s 2015 Royal concours set for Scottish castle

UK’s 2015 Royal concours set for Scottish castle

The United Kingdom’s annual Concours of Elegance Royal will be held September 4-6, 2015, at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh, Scotland, “with the gracious permission of Her Majesty The Queen,” the organizers have announced. Not only does the event attract a group of the world’s most historic and significant classic vehicles, but is hosted […]

By November 11, 2014 Read More →
2015 Goodwood Festival theme: ‘Flat-out and Fearless’

2015 Goodwood Festival theme: ‘Flat-out and Fearless’

“Flat-out and Fearless: Racing on the Edge” has been announced as the official theme for the 2015 Goodwood Festival of Speed, an annual motorsports celebration and hill-climb for historic and modern race cars that takes place June 25-28, 2015, on the grounds of Goodwood House in West Sussex, England. “ ‘Flat-out and Fearless’ typifies some […]

By November 10, 2014 Read More →
Arizona Concours d’Elegance hosts two new events

Arizona Concours d’Elegance hosts two new events

The second annual Arizona Concours d’Elegance has announced two new featured events – an insider’s look at Arizona’s famous collector-car auction week and a panel discussion with acclaimed race car designers – that take place at the Arizona Biltmore Resort, where the concours will be held on Sunday, January 11, 2015. Both forums happen on […]

By November 10, 2014 Read More →