|2014 MAZDA3 NAMED TO WARD'S '10 BEST INTERIORS' LIST FOR 2014|
|- Mazda Recognized for Redesigned Interiors for Third Consecutive Year -
Completely redesigned for 2014, the Mazda3 compact car was today named to Ward's 10 Best Interiors List, as chosen by the publication's editors. All new in every way, Mazda's best-selling vehicle worldwide is in its third-generation. With an interior layout focused on the most important seat in the car – the driver's – Mazda concentrated on honing the human-machine interface (HMI) into an instinctively ergonomic...[Read more...]|
|Barrett-Jackson helps raise over $2.2 million for charity during the 6th Annual Las Vegas Auction|
|Las Vegas, NV. – October 3, 2013 – Barrett-Jackson The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions™ announced today that it helped raise over $2.2 million for local and national charities during the 6th annual Las Vegas auction at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino Sept. 26-28, 2013, bringing the total amount the company has raised to date to over $57 million. lv13-saturday-siegfriedandroy-3112Funds at the automotive lifestyle event were gathered through the sale of five collector vehicles, crow...[Read more...]|
|2014 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet Prototype Sells For $200,000 At Barrett-Jackson|
|LAS VEGAS, October 3, 2013 – Last weekend at the Barrett-Jackson Auction Company's Las Vegas sale, the 2014 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet prototype fetched $200,000. Ford Motor Company auctioned it at no reserve with proceeds benefitting the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. The organization assists those living with this unpredictable and often disabling disease of the central nervous system.
After spirited bidding that electrified the auction block, an anonymous bidder purchased the Cob...[Read more...]|
|MECUM AND VELOCITY BRING LIVE AUCTION TO DES MOINES|
|500 Collector Cars to be Offered at Iowa State Fairgrounds
Mecum Auctions will continue its record-setting 2012 season with the Des Moines Auction at the Iowa State Fairgrounds July 20-21, 2012. Discovery's Velocity Network will capture the excitement for viewers to watch live on its high-definition national TV show 'Mecum Auto Auction: Muscle Cars & More'.
Nearly 500 specialty and collector vehicles will cross the block during the two-day auction, which will be held inside the air...[Read more...]|
|Carroll Shelby, Ford Family for More Than Half a Century|
|Carroll Shelby was a member of the Ford family for the better part of 60 years, producing stunning performance vehicles from concepts to production models.
He once said his energy and passion for performance products were always strongest when he was working with Ford.
Shelby most recently collaborated with the company on the 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang, the most powerful production V8 in the world. Working with SVT engineers at Sebring and the Arizona Proving Grounds, at times he drov...[Read more...]|