|Iconic and Legendary 1957 Jaguar XKSS Headlines Gooding & Company Amelia Island Auction|
|The First Jaguar XKSS to be Offered at Public Auction in Over a Decade
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (February 14, 2017) – Gooding & Company, the auction house acclaimed for selling the world's most significant and valuable collector cars, is thrilled to announce a sensational 1957 Jaguar XKSS at the company's Amelia Island Auction on March 10. The illustrious model has always been highly sought after; famed actor and racer Steve McQueen had to have one and was often seen racing around ...[Read more...]|
|MARIO ANDRETTI'S CHAMPIONSHIP INDY CAR MAKES INTERNATIONAL CONCOURS DEBUT AT AMELIA ISLAND CONCOURS d'ELEGANCE 2016|
|Legendary NASCAR Crew Chief Ray Evernham has chosen the 21st annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance to debut this restoration of the car that took Mario Andretti to the 1965 USAC National Championship and Indianapolis 500 Rookie of the Year award.
After a painstakingly accurate restoration led by famed Indy 500 Crew Chief Jim McGee, Mario Andretti's Brawner Hawk Ford will appear at the 2016 Amelia Island Concours exactly as it did in May 1965 when Andretti won Indy's Rookie-of-the-Yea...[Read more...]|
|FORMER PRESIDENT CARTER, WALTER CRONKITE AMONG CELEBRITIES WHO DEVELOPED AFFECTION FOR MOBIL 1 TWELVE HOURS OF SEBRING|
| ||DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 26, 2015) – What do a U.S. President, one of America's most renowned broadcasters, and an astronaut who walked on the moon have in common?
They've all made annual visits to Sebring International Raceway, part of a long list of celebrities at the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida, a rite of spring since 1952.
Prior to becoming Governor of Georgia – and eventually President – Jimmy Carter took his family on an annual pilgrimage to ...[Read more...]|
|PACKARD'S RARE CONCEPT CARS FEATURED AT 'THE AMELIA'|
|'Ask the man who owns one' was Packard's slogan from the earliest days of the marque. On March 9, 2014, Packard fans visiting the 19th annual Amelia Island Concours can ask the man who owns 58 Packards.
Ralph Marano, Sr., an orthodox Packard man of long standing, has been seized by one of the most dignified, delightful and elegant obsessions in the car collecting hobby. Ralph really likes Packard show cars. He likes them so much that he has collected all ten.
Marano's Packard ...[Read more...]|
|RAGAN GIVES FRONT ROW MOTORSPORTS FIRST NASCAR WIN AS FORD SWEEPS TOP THREE SPOTS AT TALLADEGA|
| ||Ford Racing Results:
1st – David Ragan
2nd – David Gilliland
3rd – Carl Edwards
9th – Scott Speed
10th – Aric Almirola
13th – Ricky Stenhouse Jr.
14th – Marcos Ambrose
15th – Brad Keselowski
19th – Josh Wise
21st – Michael McDowell
24th – Casey Mears
35th – Joey Logano
36th – Greg Biffle
43rd – Trevor Bayne
RAGAN WINS FIRST RACE FOR FRONT ROW MOTORSPORTS
· David Ragan registered the second NASCAR Sprint Cup Series win of his career and first at Tallade...[Read more...]|