Porsche Club of America 57th Annual Concours d’ Elegance Plus the Petersen Museum’s “Porsche Effect” exhibit

  • Oct 9, 2018
  • photos by Joseph Chen

Photo coverage from Porsche Club of America 57th Annual Concours d’ Elegance. This as well as the Petersen Museum’s “Porsche Effect” exhibit was a great day for Porsche enthusiasts to check out some rare and impeccably-maintained 911’s.  As an avid Porsche enthusiast, it was pleasant to see not only a variety of 911s from the […]

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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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