|MARMON WASP THE FIRST INDY 500 WINNER OPENS THE 2016 SEMA SHOW|
|• Marmon Wasp the First Indy 500 Winner Opens the 2016 SEMA Show|
• Celebrates the 100th Running of the Indy 500 Race and National Historic Vehicle Register Recognition
Las Vegas, NV (November 1, 2016) – The Marmon Wasp, one of America's most historic automobiles that was driven to victory in the first Indianapolis 500 race in 1911, makes its first visit to Las Vegas to appear at the 2016 SEMA Show. The car is part of a special public display at the Shell Pioneering Perfo...[Read more...]
|Tim Richmond: Passion, Controversy, Tragedy|
|It would be hard to imagine, in today's world of celebrity athletes, that even a single one could slip into obscurity, especially if he or she had been a rather controversial figure while a part of their sport. Sadly, it seems even more unlikely for such an athlete to enjoy peace and tranquility when he or she was going through one of the worse moments of their life. Instead of being able to face the situation calmly and methodically, each moment is played out for the world to see, every decisio...[Read more...]|
|KENNY BRACK SIGNED AS DEVELOPMENT DRIVER WITH McLAREN AUTOMOTIVE|
|The relentless research and development programme at McLaren Automotive has been further strengthened with the appointment of Kenny Brack as Test and Development Driver. With the introduction of the Sports Series, McLaren Automotive has recently confirmed its three tier product range as the brand extends its offering into new markets. The development plan to support the expansion of groundbreaking products is expected to account for 20 percent of overall turnover in 2015.
Kenny Brack, 49, joi...[Read more...]|
|Jacques Vaucher from l'art et l'automobile consults with Heritage Auctions on inaugural Automobilia Auction|
|Longtime auctioneer and collectibles expert advises World's Largest Collectibles Auctioneer
DALLAS – Longtime auctioneer and collectibles expert Jacques Vaucher has been retained by Heritage Auctions as a special consultant as it launches its inaugural Automobilia Signature® Auction May 29 in Dallas. The nearly 300-lot auction spans high-grade scale models, porcelain signs, and rare original art relating to the world's love affair with the automobile.
'Jacques brings more th...[Read more...]|
|The Snake and Mongoose Cars Appearing at Pinehurst Concours|
|VILLAGE OF PINEHURST, N.C. (April 24, 2014) – Hot Wheels kids who have grown into nostalgic adults are in for a treat at the 2014 Pinehurst Concours d'Elegance.
The Hot Wheels-branded Snake and Mongoose Funny Cars, purchased in January by legendary NASCAR car owner Rick Hendrick, will be a part of the Race Cars class presented by Virginia International Raceway at the second annual vintage auto showcase at Pinehurst Resort on Sunday, May 4.
The yellow Snake (1972 Plymouth Barracuda) ...[Read more...]|