Abandoned Car of the Week

The Datsun (later Nissan) Z-Car captured the hearts and pocketbooks of customers in the 1970s who desired a great-looking sports car on a budget. It was just the ticket. This mid-70s Z-Car — either a 260Z or a 280Z — probably delighted several owners over the years, but now lives in abandoned retirement in woods in eastern Tennessee. (Photos by Jerry Brown)


Nostalgia Highway

1998 Toyota Supra earns 'Best in Show' honors at Classic Car Show

1998 Toyota Supra

(January 19, 2018) SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Amidst a competitive field of 163 domestics, imports and European models, a 1998 Toyota Supra was named “Best in Show” at the 3rd Annual Future Classic Show presented by ClassicCars.com and Gateway Classic Cars.

Mecum kicks off 2018 auction season with $96.6 million Florida event

1969 Chevy Camaro ZL1

(January 18, 2018) — Mecum Auctions’ annual collector-car auction in Kissimmee, Fla., has long held the title of “world’s largest,” and this year’s auction again raised the bar, taking the collector-car auction market to new heights. Demonstrating $10 million in growth over last year’s auction, Mecum Kissimmee 2018 saw 2,208 vehicles hammer sold from Jan. 5-14 for overall sales totals of $96.6 million — a number still on the rise as sales continue to be finalized in Mecum’s Bid Goes On department.

69th annual Grand National Roadster Show set for Jan. 26-28

(January 17, 2018) POMONA, Calif. — The Grand National Roadster Show returns to the Fairplex in Pomona, from Jan. 26-28. Founded in 1949, the longest continually running indoor car show in the world will feature over 1,000 stunning show cars including hot rods, customs, lowriders and motorcycles as well as special exhibitions highlighting muscle cars and traditional hot rods.