|NASCAR XFINITY Series Championship Contenders Have Their Sights Set on Road America|
| ||- Local NASCAR XFINITY Series Rookie Makes First Road America Start -
ELKHART LAKE, Wis., AUG. 23, 2016 - NASCAR XFINITY Series championship contenders Daniel Suarez and Erik Jones visit Road America this Friday and Saturday looking to showcase their road course acumen in the final race of the series' summer run of road contests.
The NASCAR XFINITY Series' (NXS) trek to the Wisconsin road course marks the third race with both left and right turns over a four-week stretch for the se...[Read more...]|
|MUSCLE CARS, CORVETTES AND MORE AT MECUM'S CHICAGO AUCTION, OCT. 8-10|
|1,000 Collector Cars to be Auctioned at Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center
Walworth, Wis. – Sept. 30, 2015 – The return of the Mecum Chicago auction this Oct. 8-10 to the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center will feature an estimated 1,000 collector cars headlined by American muscle cars, classics, Corvettes, hot rods, Resto Mods and more.
The auction is open to buyers, sellers and spectators. Bidder registration is $100 and includes admission for the bidder and one gu...[Read more...]|
|VINTAGE RACERS SHOWCASE HISTORY AT ROAD AMERICA DURING THE ARIENS ART ON WHEELS WEEKEND FEATURING THE ELKHART LAKE VINTAGE FESTIVAL|
| ||ELKHART LAKE, Wis., September 15, 2015 - Vintage racers from across the U.S. will take to the track September 18-20 as Road America hosts the 30th running of the Vintage Sports Car Drivers Association (VSCDA) Ariens Art on Wheels Weekend featuring the Elkhart Lake Vintage Festival®. The annual celebration of vintage and historic sports cars attracts nearly 250 cars to the famed 4-mile, 14-turn road course and the fan-friendly paddock is open to spectators for close-up views of amazing racing mac...[Read more...]|
|DARIO FRANCHITTI TO DRIVE CAMARO Z/28 INDY 500 PACE CAR|
|NEW YORK — Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Dario Franchitti will drive a 2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 to pace the 98th running of the Indianapolis 500 on May 25.
It's the eighth time a Camaro has been the pace car, starting in 1967 – and the 25th time a Chevrolet has paced the race.
Franchitti won the Indy 500 in 2007, 2010 and 2012, and he is only the third driver ever to win at least three consecutive IndyCar titles – among four championships overall. Franchitti's appearance in t...[Read more...]|
|AUCTIONS AMERICA ENJOYS RECORD BREAKING SUCCESS IN SOUTH FLORIDA WITH MORE THAN $21 MILLION IN SALES AT FORT LAUDERDALE|
|• South Florida's premier collector car auction generates more than $21 million in sales with 76 percent of all lots sold at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center
• Top seller: 1963 Shelby 289 Cobra achieves $825,000
• 2006 Ford GT Heritage Edition realizes $412,500—a record price at auction for the Heritage Edition mode
• Other notable highlights: 1970 Plymouth Hemi Superbird sells for $319,000; 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Fuel-Injected Coupe achieves $189,200
• Full res...[Read more...]|