At the Street Rod Nationals East held at the York Expo Center in York, Pennsylvania, the National Street Rod Association, NSRA, chose five vehicles to be awarded the “Pro’s Pick.”
June marks the 130th anniversary of the maiden voyage of what is believed to be the world’s first “caravan” or recreation vehicle, The Wanderer, a horse-drawn camping trailer owned by physician and Victorian author William Gordon Stables. It was in the summer of 1885 that Stables traveled some 1,400 miles and recorded his journey in […]
A 1928 Auburn 8-88 Boattail Speedster took home the Best of Show Esprit de Sport at the 38th annual Ault Park Concours on Sunday in Cincinnati, Ohio, while a 1931 Chrysler CG Imperial Roadster took home Best of Show Concours d’Elegance award.
The six-wheeled Nautilus car from the movie The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen is included on the docket for the Coys auction taking place July 11 at Blenheim Palace in England. The car, designed by the movie’s art director, Carol Spier, is one of two produced for the movie which starred Sean Connery. The car being […]
Beginning June 20 and running through January 24, 2016, the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Michigan, presents an exhibit, Roadside America: Through the Lens of John Margolies, featuring a recently acquired collection that documents the architecture, design and advertising from Margolies’ decades of photographing Americas small towns. The exhibit focuses on the details that other […]
Gooding & Company has lined up a strong array of high-value post-war sports and GT cars for its Monterey auction in August, featuring a group of cars from the collection of Peter Klutt, the host of the TV show Dream Car Garage. Klutt, the owner of Legendary Motorcars, has consigned 13 cars to the Gooding […]
A 1977 Bandit Pontiac Trans Am owned by Burt Reynolds was sold at the Spring Carlisle auction but will return to be shown as part of the 2015 Carlisle GM National taking place June 26-28 at the Carlisle, Pennsylvania, Fairgrounds.
A drag-racing shootout is being staged in Arizona to determine the top 10 street cars in a competition that will continue with bracket racing throughout the summer. The racing is limited to cars that are licensed and registered to drive on the street, and that’s a major goal of the Drift and Drag events: to […]
Mecum Auctions adds another event to its busy schedule with the inaugural Denver sale June 26-27 at the Colorado Convention Center. The auction company promises 700 muscle cars, sports cars, customs and classics will cross the block. American muscle will be the featured attraction, headlined by a rare 1969 Pontiac Trans Am Ram Air IV (Lot […]
H &H may not have the name recognition in North America of a Bonhams or one of the other big British classic car auction houses, but the company has been in business since 1993 and has an international reputation for high-dollar vehicles. Its next sale is Saturday (June 20) in conjunction with the Rolls-Royce Enthusiasts’ […]