Ongoing & Upcoming Events
It's a wrap! After three days of high octane bidding, Mecum closed the books on another successful auction. This, their third annual show at the Harrisburg, PA Farm Show Complex & Expo Center, brought large crowds each day to watch as almost 1000 vehicles and 300 pieces of road art crossed the auction block. One of the highlights of the auction was a Grabber Blue 1970 Boss 429, which was the high sale of the weekend, bringing in $220,000. Read More.
Carlisle celebrated its 25th year of bringing Mopars to Carlisle, July 15 - 17, with a record number of registered cars and more than 50,000 spectators. This is one of the biggest years yet, not only because more than 2,700 vehicles from all eras of the Chrysler brand - classics, muscle cars, and high-performance new models - were in attendance, but because 2016 marks a major anniversary date for Chrysler. Read More.
Now in its 19th year, Goodguys PPG Nationals is one of the biggest and most exciting car shows in the country. Here, more than 6,500 Rods, Customs, Classics, Muscle Cars and Trucks through '72 will grace the fairgrounds at the Ohio Expo from July 8 through July 10. This is also where the 2016 Street Machine of the Year and the 2016 Street Rod of Year will be crowned. Read More.
A very special collection of automotive design master-
pieces, appropriately named “Dream Cars,” were on display at the Indianapolis Museum of Art in Indianapolis, Indiana through August 23, 2015. Conceived by legendary designers like Gordon Buehrig, Alex Tremulis, and Harley Earl, they were built without compromise to production costs, practicality, or even the technology limitations of the day. These concept cars were true works of art. Read More.
What's a vacation without good food? While on Hilton Head Island, we decided to help answer that all-important question: "Where should I go to eat?" We began by talking to the "locals," and then we did some research of our own. Here is a list of restaurants that we recommend you try first. Read More.
Mecum brought the muscle to their 29th Annual Spring Classic for five days in May. Among the stellar lineup of 1,500 vehicles that crossed the auction block, a 1967 Shelby Cobra 427 Roadster with only 20,165 original miles, sold for $1.1 million. Read More.
Kicking off Carlisle's season of collector and classic car events, Spring Carlisle brings to its 150-acre complex, thousands of automotive enthusiasts every April to buy, sell, or just pay homage to all-things automotive. The five-day car corral, auction, and swap meet begins today, and will continue through Sunday, August 24. Read More.
Nothing could be finer than to be in Carolina..., that is, Raleigh, North Carolina, for the 2nd annual Goodguys NC Nationals. Three days of full throttle fun in an event that drew classics and hot rods from, not only the Tar Heel State, but from all around the mid-Atlantic. Read More.
It's a wrap at the 27th Annual Spring Daytona Turkey Run. The winner of this year's People's Choice Award was Terry and Deborah Griffiths of Red Oak, NC for their 1967 Nova. For highlights of the show, with classics in the infield and on the track, Read More.
The Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance has grown at an amazing rate over the years. Beginning with just over 160 cars, and approximately 2,000 spectators, now more than 300 cars and tens of thousands of visitors come to this small island to share their enthusiasm for the automobile. Read More.
The 10th Annual Boca Raton Concours d'Elegance was held at the Boca Raton Resort & Club on February 21. This year's top winners for Best of Show and People's Choice were a 1919 Pierce Arrow and a 1953 Lancia Aurelia, respectively. For more sights and sounds, Read More.
During Auction Week in Phoenix and Scottsdale, AZ, no fewer than six auction companies held their first events of 2016. Here are the lead stories from four of the major companies that brought classics cars to the Valley of the Sun. Read More.
Mecum's annual classic car auction in Kissimmee, which lasts 10 days and features 3000 vehicles and hundreds of road art items, is known for its impressive lineup of muscle cars, but this year's event was one for the record books. Read More.