Camelback Vintage Motor Show Debuts April 6 in Paradise Valley

  • Mar 1, 2019
  • story by David M. Brown

The inaugural Camelback Vintage Motor Show is Saturday, April 6, 8–11 a.m., at Camelback Bible Church, 3900 East Stanford Drive, just across the street from Phoenix Country Day School in Paradise Valley, Arizona. The event is limited to 125 cars built 1976 and before, and the $25 vehicle Entry Fee will be donated to Hope […]

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Mecum Dallas Posts $30 Million in Sales

  • Oct 9, 2018
  • story by David M. Brown

A 2017 Ford GT (Lot #S69) brought $1,320,000 and a 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 (S123) $440,000 to lead all cars at Mecum Dallas 2018, October 3–6. Total sales at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center reached $30 million from 839 collector cars hammered down –– a 73-percent sell-through rate and a 34 percent increase over […]

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Barrett-Jackson 11th Las Vegas Auction Sets Sales Records

  • Oct 1, 2018
  • story by David M. Brown

A 2015 Porsche 918 Spyder (Lot #749) brought $1.76 million to lead all sales during the 11th Las Vegas Barrett-Jackson auction, September 27–29, at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. In total, 733 vehicles, most offered at No Reserve, sold for a Las Vegas event record of more than $32.9 million –– a 100 percent […]

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Barrett-Jackson’s Craig Jackson and Team Find ‘Little Red’ Shelby 500

  • Sep 1, 2018
  • story by David M. Brown

Craig Jackson took his car magnifying glass out and found a big prize in north Texas. The Holy Grail car is “Little Red,” the 1967 Ford Shelby GT500 EXP Prototype: the only GT500 coupe (hardtop) built by Shelby American, the company founded by legendary racer and entrepreneur, the late Carroll Shelby; the only GT coupe […]

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