|Spring Carlisle Auction was a Success!|
|Carlisle Auctions has concluded yet another successful event, this time it was the Spring Carlisle collector car auction. Buzz surrounding this auction went viral, as various aspects of the event were picked up by national and international media. That spotlight, combined with the Burt Reynolds Bandit Trans Am consignment, helped increase the number of bidders by nearly 100 over the Spring 2014 offering as well as push sales totals to an all-time high since the Carlisle Auctions brand was re-int...[Read more...]|
|VP RACING FUELS NAMED OFFICIAL FUEL PROVIDER OF IMSA|
| ||◾Multiple green fuel formulations to be utilized across multiple series
DAYTONA BEACH, Florida (Dec. 12, 2013) – The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) today named VP Racing Fuels the Official Fuel Provider and a Proud Partner of IMSA and the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship as well as Official Fuel Supplier of the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge and the Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda in 2014.
VP Racing Fuels, Inc., based in Elmendorf, Texas, also w...[Read more...]|
|THE VIPER GTS-R IS BACK IN 2012|
|•Two identical SRT Viper GTS-R race cars will compete in this weekend's American Le Mans Series event at the 2.54-mile Road Atlanta circuit.
•The driver lineup for Petit Le Mans: Tommy Kendall and Marc Goossens will be joined by Jonathan Bomarito in the No. 93 Pennzoil Ultra Viper GTS-R. Dominik Farnbacher and Kuno Wittmer will share driving duties with Ryan Hunter-Reay in the No. 91 Hewlett Packard Viper GTS-R.
•This is the first on-track, factory-based participation for the SRT Viper GTS-R...[Read more...]|
|Mecum Confirms Theory That Everything Is Bigger In Texas|
|$31.6 Million Total Sales at the Dallas Convention Center, Sept. 5-8
Mecum Auctions completed their second annual Dallas Auction, held September 5-8, 2012, packing over 1,200 vehicles into The Dallas Convention Center and experienced competitive bidding from start to finish throughout the 4-day event. Total sales for the Dallas auction were $31,618,778 and are expected to easily surpass the $32 million mark once the final totals from Bid Goes On sales are factored in later this week.
|'Burt's Bandit' Heads the Star Cast of Automotive Icons to be Auctioned in Houston on May 2nd|
| ||Worldwide Auctioneers, responsible for the sale of some of the world's greatest collector cars, has confirmed today that a 1978 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am ‘Bandit' Sports Coupe, currently the property of Mr. Burt Reynolds, will go under the hammer at its fifth annual Houston Classic Auction on May 2nd.
Immortalized in the 1970's movie Smokey and the Bandit, the Trans Am became a screen legend in its own right, starring alongside Burt Reynolds, Sally Fields and Jackie Gleason in the cops and ro...[Read more...]|