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 Miles Read More

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

The Elkhart Collection Heads to Auction

Presenting over 230 motor cars, 30 motorcycles, trucks, trailers and select memorabilia and equipment offered almost entirely without reserve, RM Sotheby’s Elkhart Collection sale will take place on the weekend of 1-2 May at the stunning collection facility in Elkhart, Indiana, offering an exciting cross section of marques and models.

The culmination of decades of careful and targeted collecting of some of the finest motorcars by a single owner, the Elkhart Collection comprises some of the most exceptional marques and models in Read More

Carlisle Auctions at Winter AutoFest

The first quarter of 2020 is offering central Florida residents the chance to own some of the finest classic and collector cars in the world with Carlisle Auctions at the SUN ‘n FUN Expo Campus in Lakeland as part of Winter AutoFest (February 21-23). The auction itself spans two days (February 21-22) and will see more than 400 consignments cross the block, many at no reserve. The thrilling event starts at 10:30 a.m. each of the two days. This year’s Read More

Barrett-Jackson Live to Air on A+E Networks

A+E Networks and Barrett-Jackson announced today a programming agreement for Barrett-Jackson Live which will air on FYI and HISTORY beginning with the 18th Annual Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach Auction, April 16-18, 2020.

Set to debut as part of the networks’ Drive Block, Barrett-Jackson Live will offer live programming as well as premieres, short-form and original Barrett-Jackson specials. The programming will air across weekend dayparts on HISTORY and primetime on FYI, as well as non-linear platforms. The content on FYI and HISTORY Read More

Preliminary Total of $249.7m Sold in Arizona

The dust is just starting to settle on this year’s Arizona Auctions, which wrapped this past Sunday night. Overall totals are still coming in, with early reporting putting the combined total at $249.7m — but that total will rise in the coming days, as it does not include numbers from Leake or Russo and Steele.

Barrett-Jackson was again the highest seller in Arizona, this year amassing $137.4m from over 1,900 cars. That total includes $7.6m achieved for nine charity Read More

American Classics Join McCormick’s February Auction Lineup

While futuristic cars are quickly becoming part of daily life– consider the new all electric and self-driving vehicles—the past is still with us. Just check out the classics coming up for sale at McCormick’s Palm Springs Collector Car Auction on Feb. 21-23.

We still don’t have flying cars described in science fiction, but you can find a sporty 1937 Packard 115C roadster convertible featured in the upcoming auction. Fully restored, it comes with a black leather interior and matching Read More