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Mustangs among highlights at Peach Classic

This 1970 Mustang Mach 1 reportedly changed hands for $31,635 in a post-block sale following the Peach Classic.

Peach Auction Sales’ May 2-3 “Peach Classic” highlights and results. More »

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3,500 Crushed: Large Montana salvage yard closes

The cubed remains of the former inventory of Freman Auto Wrecking in Whitehall, Mont. The yard was closed in early May, and the estimated 3,500 vintage vehicles that comprised the yard’s inventory were crushed.

Collector vehicle hobbyists lost a large supplier of donor-quality parts with the recent closing of Freman’s Auto Wrecking, one of the northwest’s largest salvage yards. More »

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Murdo gears up for collector car weekend

Auction Lot 13: 1939 Plymouth barn fresh estate cars from the John Geisler estate.

The Big 23rd Annual “Murdo in May” Collector Car Auction and Show will be held on May 23-25 at the World Famous Auto Show Pioneer Auto Museum. More »

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Auctions America generates $19.1M in sales at Auburn Spring

The sale-topping 1934 Chrysler Custom Imperial Airflow (photo credit: Mark Byler © 2014 courtesy Auctions America)

Auctions America enjoyed a record-setting weekend in the Classic Car Capital of America, May 8–10, posting record results and attendance at its annual Auburn Spring event at the historic Auburn Auction Park. More »

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Heritage to hold inaugural Automobilia Auction


Longtime auctioneer, collectibles expert Jacques Vaucher to help DALLAS – Longtime auctioneer and collectibles expert Jacques Vaucher has been retained by Heritage Auctions as a special consultant as it launches its inaugural Automobilia Signature® Auction May 29 in Dallas. The … More »

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Rare 1949 Lincoln convertible to be sold in Ocean City


Express Auctioneers announces that a 1949 Lincoln Cosmopolitan convertible with be sold at the Collector Car Auction at the 24th Annual Crusin’ weekend held May 15-18. More »

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Bonhams to host sale of Cox Motorcar Collection

1911 Ford Model T Torpedo Roadster.

Bonhams international auctioneers has announced the addition of the Dr. Ralph W.E. Cox Jr. Collection auction to be held on May 10 in Cape May, New Jersey. More »

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Antique trucks heading to Springfield show


Hundreds of antique trucks and thousands of trucking enthusiasts will gather in Springfield, MO, May 29-31, for the American Truck Historical Society’s 2014 National Convention and Antique Truck Show. More »

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OCW presents annual Golden Quill Awards

OCW Golden Quill Logo

Scores of regional and national publications are receiving the Golden Quill Award for club publications published during 2013. More »

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Studebakers to gather at Iola 2014

Jim Gilson's 1935 Studebaker Dictator 2A will be featured under the “Four for All in ‘14” theme tent at the 2014 Iola Old Car Show.

The Wisconsin Region of the Studebaker Drivers Club (WRSDC) is planning a special day at IOLA ’14 with a meet on Saturday, July 12. More »

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