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Mecum to offer Henry Ford’s custom runabout ‘Evangeline’ in Monterey

Ford’s One-Of-A-Kind Build Among Several Boats to be Offered at Daytime Auction WALWORTH, Wis. – Five boats are set to cross the block at Mecum’s Daytime Auction slated for Aug. 16-19 in Monterey, California, including Henry Ford’s one-of-a-kind custom runabout named “Evangeline.” A lifelong friend of renowned naval architect John L. Hacker, Henry Ford ordered Evangeline as one...

McDorman Collection on menu for Mecum Spring Classic

Considered by many to be the most loyal Chevrolet dealer of all time, the late Bob McDorman made a host of personal sacrifices in order to achieve a 50-year tenure with Chevrolet and become one of the few people to ever reach that half-century mark. He was not only loyal in his career path,...

Mecum started 2016 in a big way

What started out as a relatively small Corvette-based sale in Kissimmee, Florida just a little over a decade ago, has grown by leaps and bounds to become the largest collector-car auction in Dana Mecum’s schedule. In fact, it is the largest collector-car auction in size, time and number of cars offered anywhere in the...

Muscle Cars, Corvettes and more at Mecum’s Chicago Auction

The return of the Mecum Chicago auction this Oct. 8-10 to the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center will feature an estimated 1,000 collector cars headlined by American muscle cars, classics, Corvettes, hot rods, resto mods and more. The auction is open to buyers, sellers and spectators. Bidder registration is $100 and includes admission for the...

Mecum Auctions Returns to Dallas

MECUM AUCTIONS RETURNS TO DALLAS SEPT. 16-19 WITH MORE MUSCLE World’s Largest Collector Car Auction to Offer 1,000 Collector and Muscle Cars Mecum Auctions returns to the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas Sept. 16-19 with more than 1,000 American muscle cars, classics, Corvettes, hot rods, Resto Mods and more set to cross...

One-owner 1971 Hemi Challenger R/T with 1,871 miles

By Angelo Van Bogart This story was originally published in the September 8, 2005, issue of Old Cars Weekly. This car will now be offered for sale at Mecum’s 2015 Kissimmee, Fla., auction. Owning a Hemi Challenger R/T since new and putting only 1,871 miles on it might be like buying a Playboy magazine...