|TOP SALES FOR MECUM KISSIMMEE 2016 - DAY 6|
|• Day 7 set to offer host of Ferraris, Muscle Cars and Road Art|
Kissimmee, Fla. – Jan. 20, 2016 – A 2013 Pontiac Nationals' Concours Gold-winning 1969 Pontiac GTO Judge (Lot W158.1) was the top-seller at $105,000 on Wednesday at Mecum Kissimmee 2016. The world's largest collector-car auction opened on Jan. 15 and continues through Sunday, Jan. 24, at the Osceola Heritage Park in Kissimmee, Fla.
Top Sales for Wednesday, Jan. 20 (all individual sales reflect hammer price)...[Read more...]
|SELECT VEHICLES FROM THE WELLBORN MUSCLECAR MUSEUM COLLECTION COME TO MECUM KISSIMMEE 2015|
|Walworth, Wis. – Nov. 13, 2014 – Mecum Auctions has offered some of the most fantastic collections of muscle cars over the last 28 years, but this selection of vehicles from the Wellborn Musclecar Museum Collection hits at the top of the list. Tim Wellborn is recognized as one of the top muscle car collectors in the world, and while Hemi-powered Mopars are a predominant theme, the collection offers many prime examples including a 1970 Boss 429 Mustang that is unrestored with 4,700 miles, ...[Read more...]|
|First ‘Sinkhole' Corvette Restored|
|• Corvette ZR1 'Blue Devil' debuts at SEMA Show on way back to museum|
LAS VEGAS – Chevrolet today unveiled the restored 2009 Corvette ZR1 that was damaged earlier this year when a sinkhole developed beneath the National Corvette Museum. It's on display this week at the SEMA Show, before heading back to the museum in Bowling Green, Ky.
The ZR1, nicknamed the 'Blue Devil,' is the first of the eight cars swallowed by the sinkhole to be restored. One of two show cars used to intr...[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.