|AUCTIONS AMERICA CELEBRATES 45TH ANNIVERSARY OF AUBURN FALL WITH RECORD CROWDS AND $20 MILLION IN AUCTION SALES|
|• More than 85,000 enthusiasts descend on the historic Auburn Auction Park
• 35 percent of bidders represent first time clients to Auctions America
• Bidders represent 13 countries and 45 states across U.S.A.
• Approximately $20 million in total vehicle and automobilia sales
• Top-seller: stunning 1929 Duesenberg Model J Convertible Coupe achieves $1.4 million
• Car Corral and Swap Meet attract more than 6.8 miles of vendors
AUBURN, Indiana (September 9, 2015) – Record crowds floc...[Read more...]|
|iRACING PARTNERS WITH NBCSN'S NASCAR AMERICA|
| ||Bedford, MA (November 13, 2014) – Thanks to NBCSN, auto racing fans are staying abreast of their favorite sport on a daily basis with NASCAR America which airs weekdays at 5 pm ET. And thanks to iRacing.com's partnership with NBCSN, those same fans are getting a unique look at the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup title as it reaches its climax this weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Using iRacing's state-of-the-art, online motorsports simulation, NASCAR America has put its viewers in...[Read more...]|
|The Snake and Mongoose Cars Appearing at Pinehurst Concours|
|VILLAGE OF PINEHURST, N.C. (April 24, 2014) – Hot Wheels kids who have grown into nostalgic adults are in for a treat at the 2014 Pinehurst Concours d'Elegance.
The Hot Wheels-branded Snake and Mongoose Funny Cars, purchased in January by legendary NASCAR car owner Rick Hendrick, will be a part of the Race Cars class presented by Virginia International Raceway at the second annual vintage auto showcase at Pinehurst Resort on Sunday, May 4.
The yellow Snake (1972 Plymouth Barracuda) ...[Read more...]|
|RK MOTORS ADDS 'LEGENDS OF MOTORSPORTS' COLLECTION OF HISTORIC RACING MACHINES TO UPCOMING AUCTION|
|Charlotte, N.C. – October 14, 2013— Only weeks after revealing plans to auction the 1977 McLaren M26 that James Hunt drove to his final F1 victory, RK Motors Collector Car Auctions (RKMCCA) today announced that four additional iconic racing machines will cross the block during its auction at the Charlotte Convention Center, October 31 to November 3.
Furthering the auction's historic motorsports theme, RKMCCA will offer bidders an opportunity to own: Mario Andretti's 1974 Viceroy Gurn...[Read more...]|
|CHEVROLET SS WINS IN ITS NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES DEBUT|
|• Jimmie Johnson wins season-opening Daytona 500 for second time|
DAYTONA, Fla. – Five-time series champion Jimmie Johnson, driver of the No. 48 Lowe's Chevrolet SS, won the 55th running of the Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway on Sunday. It also marked the first victory for the recently introduced Chevrolet SS, which made its NASCAR Sprint Cup Series debut.
'I'm very happy to win the first Gen-6 race in the Gen-6 car for Chevrolet in their SS,' said Johnson, who...[Read more...]