Steve McQueen Chevrolet Styleline Leads Exciting List of Celebrity Rides At Auctions America's Ford Lauderdale Sale
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| • Auctions America kicks off its 2013 calendar, March 22 – 24, 2013 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
• Regarded as South Florida's premier collector car auction, multi-day sale expected to feature more than 550 quality collector cars
• Star attraction: 1951 Chevrolet Styleline DeLuxe Convertible formerly owned by Steve McQueen to be offered at no reserve
• Additional highlights include a diverse assortment of 1950s convertibles from 'The Gauthier Collection', 1967 Dodge Coronet WO23 Hemi Super Stock Racecar, and a 1935 Packard Twelve Coupe Roadster
Calling all Steve McQueen fans! Auctions America will lift the gavel on a 1951 Chevrolet Styleline DeLuxe Convertible, formerly owned by 'King of Cool' Steve McQueen, when its highly anticipated Collector Cars of Fort Lauderdale sale returns to South Florida, March 22 – 24, 2013.
| VOLUME AND VARIETY AT MECUM'S SECOND ANNUAL ANAHEIM AUCTIONWalworth, Wis. - November 27, 2013 -- Mecum Auctions returned to Anaheim, Calif., for its second annual auction at the Anaheim Convention Center and with spectators and bidders pouring in, total sales reached nearly $14 million. With 812 vehicles crossing Mecum's block Nov. 21-23, 412 hammered sold with deals continuing to be made in the Bid Goes On department.|
Mecum had originally anticipated a 750-car lineup, but the consignments came in droves bringing the run total to its impressiv....
| TANNER FOUST EARNS RALLYCROSS PODIUM IN LAS VEGAS ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK DRIVER RUNNER-UP IN 2013 GRCLAS VEGAS, Nev. (November 8, 2013) - Rockstar Energy Drink driver Tanner Foust scored his fourth Global Rallycross podium of the year at an exciting season finale held under the lights of the Las Vegas strip on Thursday evening.|
It was a strong event from start to finish for the two-time Global Rallycross champion, with Foust taking the top qualifying spot and winning both of his heats en route to the action-packed Final.
But in the Final, where gaining the hole-shot through the fir....
| STEVE MCQUEEN'S HARLEY-DAVIDSON TO CROSS MECUM'S BLOCK IN ANAHEIMWalworth, WI - November 11, 2013 -- Mecum Auctions will offer a rare piece of celebrity history at the second annual Anaheim auction this Nov. 21-23 at the Anaheim Convention Center – a motorcycle once owned and ridden by 'The King of Cool' Steve McQueen.|
As the highest paid actor of his time, McQueen is best remembered for his roles in movies like 'The Great Escape,' 'The Getaway,' 'Bullitt' and 'The Thomas Crown Affair.' In addition to his acting career, McQueen was an avid motorcycl....
| KIA MOTORS AMERICA AND B.R.A.K.E.S. TEEN PRO-ACTIVE DRIVING SCHOOL EXPAND HANDS ON DEFENSIVE DRIVING PROGRAMKia Motors America And B.R.A.K.E.S. Teen Pro-Active Driving School Expand Complimentary Hands-On Defensive Driving Program To New Cities In 2013|
◾A fleet of 32 Kia vehicles supports training for teens across America with a three-to-one student-to-teacher ratio
◾B.R.A.K.E.S. engages teens and parents in advanced training to respond to real-world driving scenarios
IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 7, 2013 – To educate teenagers and their parents about the importance of responsible driving habits, K....
| Chevy Performance Rolls with Hot Rod Magazine Power TourWeeklong drive kicks off with unprecedented access to GM's Milford Proving Ground|
Road trip! It's that time of year again for the annual automotive pilgrimage known as the Hot Rod Magazine Power Tour® and Chevrolet Performance helps get it started on Saturday, June 2, at General Motors' Milford Proving Ground. The Power Tour winds up in Arlington, Texas, on June 9.
With more than 3,000 hot rods, muscle cars, classic trucks and late-model performance vehicles and approximately 12,00....
| Rick Hendrick Builds Custom Engine For 2010 COPO CamaroRick Hendrick, owner of NASCAR team Hendrick Motorsports and chairman of Hendrick Automotive Group, built the engine for his 2012 COPO Camaro at General Motors' Performance Build Center today, as part of Chevrolet's series of customer engine build experiences.|
In 2011, Hendrick also took part in Chevrolet's Corvette engine build experience.
'Last year's Corvette engine build was such a memorable experience that I couldn't pass up the opportunity to do it again with a COPO Camaro. As a Ch....
|One of 14 'Swiss Cheese' Lightweights Offered at Russo and SteeleAs one of the most radical factory-built weapons conceived during the Super Stock wars of the early 1960s, Pontiac's outrageous 'Swiss Cheese' Catalina Lightweight was purpose-built just for one mission: to maintain dragstrip supremacy. To do this, 14 full-size Catalinas were plucked from the assembly line, stripped of all sound deadener and insulation, and relieved of one inside frame section. Aluminum body and mechanical parts were used extensively. Some 120 round lightening holes drilled into....|
|'GOING ROUNDS' THE GOAL FOR TEAM MOPAR DRIVER JOHNSON AS NHRA PRO STOCK TITLE FIGHT HITS VEGAS•Allen Johnson in position to claim back-to-back wins in Vegas in his Mopar Dodge Avenger|
•Dodge Charger R/T Funny Car drivers Jack Beckman and Ron Capps continue championship battle in Las Vegas
•Jeg Coughlin, Jr. primed to continue success at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway
•Mopar-powered Matt Hagan closing in on first Funny Car win of 2012
October 23, 2012 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - All season long, Team Mopar NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series Pro Stock driver Allen Joh....