|2014 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet Prototype Sells For $200,000 At Barrett-Jackson|
|LAS VEGAS, October 3, 2013 – Last weekend at the Barrett-Jackson Auction Company's Las Vegas sale, the 2014 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet prototype fetched $200,000. Ford Motor Company auctioned it at no reserve with proceeds benefitting the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. The organization assists those living with this unpredictable and often disabling disease of the central nervous system.
After spirited bidding that electrified the auction block, an anonymous bidder purchased the Cob...[Read more...]|
|Ford To Auction Prototype Of The 2014 Mustang Cobra Jet For National Multiple Sclerosis Society At Barrett-Jackson|
|◾Ford is selling a one-of-a-kind prototype of the NHRA competition-ready 2014 Mustang Cobra Jet at Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas to benefit the National Multiple Sclerosis Society
◾The sale includes an once-in-a-lifetime Mustang experience. The winning bidder will become an honorary member of Team Mustang with full backstage passes to the Ford Product Development Center, Ford Design Studios and Ford Racing
◾Ford to also offer Ride-and-Drives and hot laps at Mandalay Bay Event Center featuring t...[Read more...]|
|MOPAR ANNOUNCES INITIATIVES TO SUPPORT NHRA RACERS IN 2017|
|◾Mopar and Dodge Team Up for Factory-backed Support of Amateur Racers
◾Mopar and Dodge team up to support three factory-backed Mopar Dodge Challenger Drag Pak cars in '17
◾'Magneti Marelli Offered by Mopar Drag Pak Rewards' program supports modern-day package car amateur racers
◾FCA US LLC engineers to provide racers technical support at all 24 NHRA National events in 2017
◾New Dodge brand exhibit to join Mopar display trailer on NHRA Manufacturers Midway at 15 national events
◾Mopar HEMI® ...[Read more...]|
|MECUM KISSIMMEE 2017 AUCTION IS LOADED WITH SIGNIFICANT DRAG RACING HISTORY|
|• Fezell and Runyon Collections Headline the World's Largest Collector-Car Auction|
WALWORTH, Wis. – Dec. 13, 2016 – Drag racing enthusiasts have lots to look forward to at Mecum Auctions' Kissimmee 2017 classic and collector-car auction. Some of the most significant early muscle cars and vintage drag cars ever publicly offered—hailing from the collections of Don Fezell and Jackie and Gary Runyon—will make their mark by crossing the auction block among the headlining vehicles of...[Read more...]
|GM STARTS WORK ON NEW PERFORMANCE AND RACING CENTER|
|• Pontiac, Mich. facility dedicated to race engineering, electric motors and more|
PONTIAC, Mich. – General Motors today began construction of a state-of-the-art facility for race engine design and development, as well as an electric motor laboratory and gear center.
GM's continued investment in motorsports comes from the time-tested belief that racing is the ultimate proving ground for much of the technology that applies to the vehicles GM sells.
'The GM Performance and Ra...[Read more...]
|MOPAR's Father And Son Team Working Towards A Memorable Father'S Day At Bristol|
|◾Mopar competes at 13th annual NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals, the tenth of 24 national events
◾Johnson has earned three consecutive No. 1 qualifier honors at Bristol Dragway, his home track, but a Pro Stock win has eluded him
◾In 2012, Johnson finished runner-up in the closest finish in NHRA history, decided by less than .0000-second
◾Johnson hoping to celebrate Father's Day with the gift of a win for his father
◾Ron Capps is defending Funny Car winner for Mopar at Bristol
◾Hagan leads Funn...[Read more...]|
|Vicari Auction Hits $3.4 Million At Biloxi Event|
|Rare 1969 M Code Corvette is Top Sale at $152,000
The Vicari Auction Company announces total sales for their 16th annual Biloxi Auction reached $3.4 million, excluding buyer's premium.
More than 300 vehicles crossed the block during the event, which took place Oct. 12-13, 2012, at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum & Convention Center in Biloxi, Miss.
'We strive to create an entertaining and customer-focused environment for collector car enthusiasts, and this year's record-break...[Read more...]|