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Mecum Kissimmee to offer up 3,000+ cars

  KISSIMMEE, Fla. _ Mecum Auctions will return to Kissimmee, Fla., for the world’s largest annual collector car auction with more than 3,000 classic and collector cars set to cross the block Jan. 5-14. The mega auction with its massive car-show-style layout will be complemented by thousands of road art offerings....

Upcoming Events

Classic Motorcycles Special Exhibit on display thru 9/11 Featuring BMW, Police Motorcycles and Land Speed Record Machines This year’s Classic Motorcycles runs through 9/11 and will feature over 60 BMW, Police Motorcycles and Land Speed Record machines. This is the 7th edition of this great exhibit, and it gives you a...

Celebrity cars added to Auctions America Burbank sale

As the California sale nears, Auctions America has added several new highlights for its second annual Burbank auction, July 31-Aug. 2, including a stunning 1966 Shelby 427 Cobra, once owned by British Touring Car Champion Frank Sytner, a highly desirable 1990 Ferrari F40, formerly owned by rock legend Rod Stewart, and...

Hollywood history plays role in Russo and Steele Scottsdale success

The 14th annual Russo and Steele Scottsdale auction opened on Jan. 15 to magnificent weather and record attendance. As always, the collection was as diverse and eclectic as some of the attendees, this writer included. At a glance, the top dollar cars were a 1966 early production Lamborghini for $742,000, a...

Wounded Warriors Mustang hits the road for High Five Tour

OMAHA, Neb. — Wounded Warriors Family Support has hit the road this summer for its nearly two-month-long High Five Tour 2012 (East). During the third annual High Five Tour, the Wounded Warriors Family Support 2012 Shelby Mustang GT-500 “Super Snake” will cruise across the eastern half of the United States to...

Carroll Shelby; 1964 production Cobra and Cobra race car. Photo: Ford Motor Company

Shelby Snake Pit takes on a life of its own

See display at June 17 EyesOn Design car show DETROIT – AutoWeek called him a “chicken farmer, hell-raiser, race car driver, entrepreneur, American icon and truly, the most interesting man in the world.” Carroll Shelby was all of these and more and when he died last month, he left behind a...