Classic Cars

Cars With Star Personalities


Whether or not you're a car enthusiast, most people can appreciate the important role cars have played in television entertainment. Undeniably, these TV car stars have been instrumental in establishing and maintaining the show's image.  Read More

1968 Shelby EXP 500: The Green Hornet

The Green Hornet

Fastback and convertible Shelby Mustangs are well known, but were you aware Ford also produced notchbacks, as well, using distinctive Shelby body parts? This body style resulted in one of the most historically significant Shelbys of all time.   Read More

The 50th Anniversary of the Porsche 911

The Porsche 911 is celebrating its 50th anniversary. Despite modifications over the years, Porsche fundamentally remained true to its original concept. Here are some of the significant changes made over the years.   Read More

4 Rising Stars in the Classic Car Market

1965 21-Window Volkswagen Bus

Some upstarts on the classic car circuit were most noticeable because of how they contrasted with the more highly-prized players. Now, they might be ready to break into the big leagues. Here are four of the rising stars in the classic car market.  Read More

The Biggest Sale of the Tiniest Cars

Peel Microcar

Years before either Mini Coopers or Smart cars came on the scene, European car companies built microcars. These cars have become highly desirable collectibles, evidenced by the auction of Bruce Weiner's collection. Held at his museum, and conducted by RM Auctions, it was a resounding success.  Read More

An American Classic: The Auburn Boattail Speedster

The Speedster After Initial Restoration in the UK

When you think of high performance cars, you probably think of the muscle cars of the '60s and '70s. But, did you know that there was a car in the '30s that had it all. It was good looking, powerful, and its cool factor was off the scale.   Read More

Selling a 1967 Mustang Shelby GT350 at Mecum

1967 Shelby GT350 Fastback

Televised collector car auctions are exciting, but they don't provide an appreciation for what happens behind-the-scenes, before the car appears on stage for bidding. Here's some of what happened during the sale of a 1967 Shelby GT350 at Mecum's auction in Kissimmee.  Read More.