A 1966 Ferrari 330 GT 2+2 formerly owned by comedian and media personality Adam Carolla will cross the block at the Russo and Steele auction next month in Monterey, California. The Series II model, powered by a Columbo V12 engine, is one of 455 examples built and, according to Russo and Steele, one of the […]
Registration remains open for the Corvair Track Classic presented by Shade’s Classic Cars, at Motorsports Park Hastings, MPH, August 28, 29, and 30 in Hastings, Nebraska. Lyn Yenko, daughter of Don Yenko, is slated as featured guest and is scheduled to attend the welcome party at Shade’s Classic Corner.
Pininfarina is making the most of its 85th anniversary celebration. On June 11, at the start of a four-day anniversary celebration, it revealed a massive — 304 pages thick in a hardbound cover and 12×15-inch format — book on the history of the automotive design and coachbuilding company and many of its most outstanding vehicles. […]
For the first time since 2010, more than 150 red, white and blue Chevrolet Corvettes will be parked in the formation of the American flag as part of the annual Corvettes at Carlisle gathering August 28-30. It takes some four hours to position the cars in the flag formation.
Dukes of Hazzard star Tom Wopat, who played Luke Duke, is scheduled to attend the Carlisle Chrysler Nationals, to be held July 10-12 at the Carlisle, Pennsylvania, Fairgrounds.
Mecum Auctions’ ability to find success in new geographic areas continued last weekend with its inaugural Denver Collector Car Auction, which counted 396 cars sold — at a 66 percent sell-through rate — and overall sales of more than $12 million. “We were excited to bring the Mecum Auction action to the Denver area, and […]
You can celebrate this Fourth of July at the World of Speed in Wilsonville, Oregon, where every car in the museum will have its hood up in a 93-car salute to America. Additionally, the museum’s curatior will rev up two cars from the collection — a 1979 Markley-Bruins Top Fuel dragster and the 1995 Jeff […]
Nissan North America celebrates the 28th annual International Z Car Convention, or Zcon, enthusiasts invited to participate July 7 on a 220-mile cruise, the #NismoRoadTrip, from the Nissan headquarters in Franklin, Tennessee, to a Beale Street celebration in downtown Memphis. The cruise will travel via Tennessee byway roads. Prior to the 9 a.m. departure, a […]
Eleven cars from the estate of the Callas family, including a pair of limousines purchased in 1967 by acclaimed opera singer Marie Callas, will be offered for sale July 20 when Artcurial Motorcars stages an auction at the Hotel Hermitage in Monte Carlo. Maria Callas ordered the pair of Mercedes-Benz 600 limos to carry her […]
Now in his 70s and with his wife and road-trip traveling companion, Vivi, dying earlier this year, Henrik Frederiksen has contracted Bonhams to sell most of his amazing collection of predominantly pre-war automobiles. Early estimates are that the auction of about 48 of Frederiksen’s classic cars will produce $40 million in sales when it is […]