Recent Blog Posts

  • Jim’s Blog: An American in Paris

    Here at ACC, we’ve been talking about the rise in truck and SUV prices for years now. At auctions like Mecum and Barrett-Jackson, regardless of location, yesterday’s worker bee rigs have taken on a new life as coveted collectors items, with prices to match. In fact, it seems like those prices are inflating at every ...Read more
  • Video of the Week: Winged Warriors in their Heyday Read more
  • Jim’s Blog: Sights from Arizona

    ACC’s staff just returned from a week in the desert, just in time to build our Arizona results issue. By now the auctions have all ended, but numbers are still tricking in as post-block deals come together. We’re working on our complete coverage of the Scottsdale and Kissimmee weeks now — you’ll be able to read ...Read more
  • Video of the Week: A Look Back at Vector Aeromotive Read more
  • Jim’s Blog: Prepping for Auction Kickoff

    Scottsdale’s auctions are next week and Mecum’s Kissimmee sale is already underway — the 2019 auction market is firing up, and we’ll soon have some news to report about fresh trends. As always, ACC will be on site everywhere this month, covering the events as they happen. Our March/April issue ships to press just after the ...Read more

Collector Car News

  • Collections Featured at SG Auctions’ Fall Auction

    SG Auctions will be holding their Fall Classic Collector Car Auction at Remlinger Muscle Car Museum in Winona, MN on October 12-13, 2018. The sale begins at 1 p.m. on Friday and 10 a.m. on Saturday, with preview times prior. Among this year’s featured collections is the LP Collection. Based in St. Paul MN, Mike and Cavan of ...Read more
  • Leake Totals $6.8m in Oklahoma City

    Leake Auction Company, a Ritchie Bros. solution, recently completed its latest Oklahoma City auction, achieving $6.8 million in sales with 77 percent of the vehicles sold. The auction was held at the Bennett Event Center on February 23 and 24. Close to 400 lots crossed the block during the two-day auction, with the top seller ...Read more
  • Worldwide Auctioneers’ Texas Classic Auction to Feature The Pamela and Eugene Knies Collection

    Worldwide Auctioneers has confirmed that its 17th annual Texas auction will include an exciting No Reserve collection of motorcars, expertly assembled over many years by well-known Texas collector and franchised dealer, Eugene Knies. The Collection of Pamela and Eugene Knies comprises 78 cars, featuring high line exotics and a myriad of low mileage motorcars, spanning ...Read more
  • Arizona Car Week Catalogs Now Online

    The Arizona auction week is just a handful of days away, and that means it’s time to start planning, or at least dreaming, about the cars you’d like to buy. Here’s what’s being offered at each auction house: Barrett-Jackson Worldwide Auctioneers Russo and Steele Bonhams RM Sotheby’s Silver Auctions Arizona Gooding & Company For more information on this year’s events, check out Sports ...Read more
  • “Deuce Day” Cruise-in at the Petersen Honors Edelbrock and Chapouris

    The Petersen Automotive Museum will commemorate the 85th anniversary of the 1932 Ford “Deuce” with a day-long car show cruise-in and celebration on Saturday, July 15th. The ’32 Ford, nicknamed “Deuce” for the second digit of its model year, was one of the first affordable production cars with a V8 engine and became a favorite of ...Read more

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