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Dean Martin’s 1966 Ford Thunderbird heads to auction

GWS Auctions to offer multiple celebrity cars in ‘Legends of Hollywood & Music Auction’ Dean Martin’s candy apple red 1966 Ford Thunderbird coupe will go up for auction during GWS Auctions’ “Legends of Hollywood & Music Auction: Collectibles from the Megastars of Entertainment” on Saturday, March 24, 2018, at 10 a.m. online at gwsauctions.com.  ...

Juliens to sell Richard Petty collection

Los Angeles, California – Julien’s Auctions’FROM THE COLLECTION OF RICHARD PETTY auction to take place May 12th at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas and online. The NASCAR Hall of Famer and the most decorated driver in NASCAR history, “The King’s” spectacular collection of race-winning cars, trophies, racing suits, memorabilia and...

Ferraris headline Gooding & Company’s Amelia Island Auction 

SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Gooding & Company announced two coachbuilt Ferraris headlining the company’s Amelia Island Auction on March 9, 2018. These 1950s Ferraris exemplify motoring excellence, and each has a remarkable story to tell. “With their exotic designs and rich, compelling histories, these cars offer a fascinating insight into the earliest years...

1955 Studebaker auctioned for a good cause

Jacksonville, FL – In the 1850s Studebaker started making wagons: big ones, the kind that helped write American history and power Manifest Destiny at ground level. While the 1955 Studebaker Champion Conestoga two-door station wagon lacks a glamorous label created by a powerhouse marketing department it comes by the venerable Conestoga name...

Bonhams offering a trio of Zephyrs at Amelia Island auction

New York – For its celebrated annual auction at Amelia Island, Florida, Bonhams has announced the consignment of a trio of Lincoln Zephyr Coupes from a single collection. With one each from 1939, 1940 and 1942, all three 12-cylinder coupes have been expertly restored to period correct, concours condition and perform and...

Rolland Museum Rarities highlight Leake Collector Car Show & Auction  

DALLAS, Texas – Unique automobiles from the celebrated Rolland Collection –  a museum selection of 24 custom exotics and racing cars – will cross the block during the Leake Collector Car Show and Auction, Feb. 23-24 in the Oklahoma City Bennett Event Center at State Fair Park. Two powerhouses of the collector auction market – Leake...

President George W. Bush and Chad McQueen help Barrett-Jackson top $100 Million in charity donations

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Former U.S. President George W. Bush and Chad McQueen helped Barrett-Jackson speed past the $100 million mark in funds raised for charity as ten vehicles brought in $6.21 million for non-profit organizations during the 47th Annual Scottsdale Auction at WestWorld. The top fundraisers included Lot #3010, the first current-generation Ford GT that...