Ongoing & Upcoming Events
The 9th Annual Boca Raton Concours d'Elegance, with Wayne Carini as its Grand Marshal, was held February 22 on the golf course of the Boca Raton Resort and Club. This field of 200 classics provided a wealth of photo opportunities, among them Best of Show, a 1930 Minerva AL, and the People's Choice, a 1965 T5, European Mustang. Read More.
Another three days of classic cars on Amelia Island begins on March 13 with Gooding & Company's auction, continues with RM's auction on March 14, and culminates with the 20th Annual Concours d'Elegance on March 15. Last year, a 1968 Porsche 907 Longtail race car (the top seller) went for $3.63 million at Goodings; RM's top seller, at $6.6 million, was a 1937 Delahaye 135 Competition Court Torpedo Roadster; and the Best of Show Concours winners (pictured) were a 1958 Scarab (Concours de Sport Award) and a 1937 Horch 853 Cabriolet (Concours d’Elegance award). For more about last year's event click here. We'll be on site again this year for the Amelia Island Concours, so follow us on twitter for our live coverage of the event.
If you're accustomed to lots of trees and green grass, as I am, visiting the state of Arizona may seem as though you've stepped onto another planet. Surprisingly, though, it doesn't take long to appreciate its unique terrain, and realize it has a beauty of its own -- certainly different, but nevertheless captivating. Here are three places you don't want to miss. Read More
Mecum brought a select group of vehicles to Kissimmee from the Tim Wellborn Museum collection. Some top sellers were a 1969 Hemi Daytona, selling for $900K, a 1970 Hemi Challenger R/T, selling for $640K, and a 1965 Shelby GT350, selling for $445K. See More Mecum Classics.
Three super stars of the Ron Pratte collection at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale were a 1954 Pontiac Bonneville Special Motorama Concept Car, which sold for $3M, a 1950 GM Futurliner, which sold for $4M; and a 1966 Shelby Cobra Super Snake, which sold for $5.115M. See More B-J Classics.