McCormick Palm Springs Auction Totals $4.6m

McCormick’s Palm Springs 68th auction took place February 21, 22 and 23. A total of 501 cars crossed the block over the three-day event, and of those, 287 found new homes for a sales total of $4,616,000.

Attendance was at an all time high in the standing room only auction tents at the Palm Springs Convention Center in downtown Palm Springs, CA.

Notable sales included a 1965 Porsche 356 Cabriolet that changed hands for $198,750, as well as a highly restored Read More

Carlisle Auctions Achieve $4m at Lakeland Winter Sale

With consignments spanning 100 years of automotive production and a crowd filled with passionate car buyers, Carlisle Auctions’ first event of 2020 was a major success. Carlisle Auctions called Lakeland, Florida and Winter AutoFest home for two days, moving 400+ consignments in front of a packed hanger on the spacious SUN n’ FUN Expo Campus.

There were more than a few great cars that helped draw an impressive bidder turnout for the Winter AutoFest auction. Those cars, a 2005 Ford Read More

Early Highlights for RM Auctions Auburn Spring

RM Auctions is gearing up for the first of its two annual sales at the historic Auburn Auction Park—Auburn Spring. A spring tradition for collector car enthusiasts across the country, the 2020 sale will see approximately 400 collector cars, ranging from American classics to European sports cars, muscle, hot rods, customs, and modern collectibles, as well as a wide array of memorabilia, go under the hammer. Leading early sale highlights are two significant, single-owner collections, The Bill Akin Collection Read More

Original Venice Crew Releases Ken Miles “Flying Mustang” Edition GT350

Fifty-five years after Ken Miles drove a 1965 Ford Shelby GT350 Competition Model to victory in its first race on Valentine’s Day, the Original Venice Crew (OVC) has announced a special edition of their authorized continuation sports car to honor that achievement and its driver. OVC, which builds the world-class continuation car, will offer three Ken Read More

American Car Collector January/February 2020

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Mecum Glendale is Three Weeks Away

Mecum Auctions will return to State Farm Stadium for its second-annual event in Glendale, Arizona, this March 11-14 with an estimated 1,500 American muscle cars, classics, Corvettes, trucks, exotics, Hot Rods, Resto Mods and more expected to cross the auction block, as well as more than 500 Road Art items and 120 collectible guitars.

New this year, in addition to the auction itself, Mecum will present Sunset Sessions Food and Music Festival following the auction action on Friday and Read More