Shelby Mustangs Headed for the Auction Block in Tulsa

Leake Auction Company will auction an impressive collection of Shelby’s during their upcoming 40th annual collector car auction in Tulsa, June 8-10 in the QuikTrip Center. This collection consists of a variety of Mustangs, spanning the late Carroll Shelby’s career. Shelby is best known for his dedication to create high-powered muscle cars, most notably the Shelby Cobra and the Mustang Shelby GT500.

The line-up includes:

Historic Le Mans Racers Bring History to Life at Dana Point Concours

Historic Le Mans racers and some of the most famous collectible car marques in the world will be featured during the 30th anniversary Dana Point Concours d’Elegance® on June 23-24, at the St. Regis Monarch Beach resort in Dana Point, Calif. As part of a field of more than 250 American and European autos, the event will honor “Legends of Le Mans: Racing in the ‘60s,” as well as the 50th anniversary of Shelby American. Enthusiasts will enjoy a Read More

Record Number of Original Shelby Cobra Competition Cars Accepted at Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

When Carroll Shelby, along with chief engineer Phil Remington, finished the very first Cobra, neither imagined that history was being written. Shelby just wanted to go race and win…right away, but Shelby American’s incredible efforts between 1962 and 1967 resulted in 998 Shelby Cobras being constructed. It’s estimated that 120 of these Shelby Cobras were competition cars, and they forever changed sports car racing.

The Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion, August 17-19 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, honors the 50th anniversary of the iconic Read More

Dana Mecum’s 25th Original Spring Classic Auction Ramps Up

The World’s Largest Collector Car Auction Kicks Off On Super Tuesday, May 15, 2012

The excitement and buzz continues to build as Dana Mecum’s 25th Original Spring Classic Auction is fast approaching. More than 2,000 vehicles and over 1,200 pieces of Road Art will take over the Indiana State Fairgrounds May 15-20, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Mecum’s famous annual Spring Classic auction has long been known as the collector car auction epicenter, and this year is no exception, Read More

Bloomington Gold Announces 2012 Great Hall – Cars

The 50 people and 50 cars that played the most significant roles in the Corvette phenomenon are being selected for induction into The Great Hall between 2010 – 2014.

Each year 10 people and 10 Corvettes are featured at the annual Bloomington Gold event in June.

Cars to be Inducted in 2012

1. 1953 Corvette s/n 003
2. 1956 Corvette “Real McCoy”
3. CERV I
4. 1961 Mako Shark
5. Original Read More