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Jim’s Blog: Time to Sell My K10?

Written by Tuesday, 23 February 2016 10:46
Yesterday, on my way into work at ACC HQ, I saw a near-accident.    The car in the lane next to me — a Chevy Tahoe hybrid — was tooling along at about 45 mph. I was more-or-less keeping up in my Charger and watching the road in front of…

March/April 2016 Cover Poll

Written by Monday, 22 February 2016 16:26
Our Art Director, David Tomaro, has created three possible cover concepts, and we'd like to know which one is your favorite. Click here to cast your vote! In addition, please take a few moments and answer some questions about collector cars. It should all take less than a minute, and your answers…

Jim’s Blog: Five Steps to Wake Your Classic

Written by Tuesday, 09 February 2016 11:18
February is here, and that means spring isn’t far away. If you put your car away for the winter months, it’s time to start thinking about getting it ready for the road again. That sunny Saturday will come sooner than you think — and when you’re out driving your old…

Jim’s Blog: On to Arizona

Written by Monday, 25 January 2016 11:05
Every January, nearly 3,000 collector cars ship out to sunny Arizona, where they cross high-profile auction blocks in six different locations in the Scottsdale area. The cars draw in thousands of bidders and spectators, and they typically bring in some hefty sales totals.    These sales have become a great…

Jim’s Blog: Save Your VINs

Written by Tuesday, 12 January 2016 13:24
Classic cars come and go. Buying and selling is just a part of gearhead life. But what do you do when regret sets in, maybe years after signing that bill of sale, and a little voice in your head convinces you that you've got to have that old car back?…

Jim’s Blog: The Best Buys of 2015

Written by Monday, 21 December 2015 13:11
The new year is just a few days away, and 2016’s Scottsdale auctions aren’t far behind. But before we move into reporting on the new year’s market, it’s time to take a look at some of what I think were the best buys at auction in 2015.   ACC includes…