Author Archives: Ron Kowalke

Yellow Peril pace car heads to Amelia Island auction

The annual antique car auction conducted by D.E. Foeller Auto Sales has outgrown its Ft. Myers location and is headed for a new facility in Sarasota. Additional auction news about Amelia Island and the Iola Car Show, plus highlights from Bonhams at Retromobile, and RM Fort Lauderdale.

Gulf One Corvette Z06 nabs $1M

With the crowd on its feet and attendees cheering with excitement, Mecum Auctions dropped the hammer on the historically significant 1963 Gulf Oil Chevrolet Corvette Z06 race car as it crossed the block at the Mecum Auction in Kissimmee, Fla., Jan. 22-24.

No gloom and doom at Arizona auctions

Even a bad economy did not discourage buyers at sun-soaked Arizona auctions in January. An overview of auctions held by RM Auctions Arizona, Russo and Steele Scottsdale and ICA (International Classic Auctions).