|MECUM IN HOUSTON APRIL 9-11 WITH 1,000 COLLECTOR CARS AT AUCTION|
|• Three Featured Collections Including 45 Cars from Houston's Charlie Thomas|
WALWORTH, Wis. – March 12, 2015 – Following the historic sale of the 1964 Ford GT40 Prototype for $7 million in 2014, Mecum Auctions returns to Houston's NRG Park April 9-11 with 1,000 American muscle cars, Corvettes, classics, hot rods, Resto Mods and more set to cross the auction block.
The auction will feature three private collections including 45 cars offered by Houston's Charlie Thomas, the...[Read more...]
|JOEY LOGANO COMPLETES FORD RACING SWEEP AT BRISOL MOTOR SPEEDWAY WITH IRWIN TOOLS NIGHT RACE WIN|
|Ford Finishing Order:
1st – Joey Logano
2nd – Brad Keselowski
6th – Ricky Stenhouse Jr.
7th – Carl Edwards
10th – Greg Biffle
18th – Michael McDowell
23rd – David Ragan
25th – David Gilliland
34th – Marcos Ambrose
41st – Aric Almirola
· Joey Logano's win is his fourth with Ford Racing and sixth of his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career.
· This marks the first time Ford Racing has swept a NASCAR Camping World Truck, NASCAR Nationwide, NASCAR Sprint...[Read more...]|
|Tanner Foust Going For Rallycross Gold At X Games Driver Determined After Unforgiving Bristol Race|
|BRISTOL, Tenn. (July 22, 2013) - Rockstar Energy Drink driver Tanner Foust is looking to become the only driver ever to repeat an X Games Rallycross gold medal win when GRC action resumes in Los Angeles in two weeks.
It was an unforgiving day of racing for Foust this weekend at the fifth championship stop in Bristol, Tenn., where the so-called 'Last Great Colosseum' was transformed from a half-mile NASCAR oval into a rallycross battleground.
'I was pretty hungry for it,' said Foust....[Read more...]|
|Global Rallycross Confirms 2013 Schedule Featuring International Expansion|
|Los Angeles, Calif. (June 11, 2013) – Global Rallycross (GRC) confirms its 2013 schedule will total nine rounds including races on three different continents in conjunction with Global X Games events in Foz do Iguaçu (Brazil), Barcelona (Spain) and Munich (Germany).
As one of the fastest growing forms of motorsport, rallycross combines the best aspects of circuit racing, off-road racing and rally competition.
The series is made up of four Global X Games events and five GRC events to...[Read more...]|
|Buyers in abundance for another strong sale at Brooklands|
|Amidst some speculative recent market results, the heat was on Historics, but with Brooklands bathed in sunshine, the classic and sports car auctioneer again delivered another strong sale. In total 60 of 103 vehicles were seen away for a sale ratio of 58% and a final sale figure of £1,159,070.
As pre-sale publicity predicted, Bentley's blazed a trail, with the star of the show an R-Type Coupé by Abbott of Farnham, which sold for £100,000. A 1937 4¼ litre Sports Special sold for £47,500, wh...[Read more...]|