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Ten Ford GTs to be offered at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction


1968 Shelby GT500 convertible

(November 28, 2019) SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Barrett-Jackson will throttle up the excitement for Ford Performance and Shelby American vehicles, fueled by the thrilling new Hollywood film “Ford v Ferrari” in theaters worldwide. From classic Shelby Mustangs like the 1967 Shelby GT500 to a 2017 Ford GT, some of the best examples of Ford and Shelby performance vehicles will cross the auction block this January at No Reserve.

Legendary Fiat 600 Multipla conquers London

(November 24, 2019) LONDON — The Fiat 600 Multipla, a triumph of Italian style and forerunner of all MPVs, will be starring in "Cars: Accelerating the Modern World" exhibition at the V&A museum in London. The exhibition, which opened Saturday, Nov. 23,  focuses on the impact of the car and includes car models that have represented real social and economic accelerators throughout the twentieth century.

Barrett-Jackson begins 'Road to 50' with Scottsdale auction


1969 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 COPO

(November 16, 2019) SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.— Barrett-Jackson will begin its “Road to 50” in celebration of the company’s Golden Anniversary in 2021 when it returns to WestWorld of Scottsdale for its 49th Annual Scottsdale Auction Jan.11-19. Recently honored as USA Today’s 2019 No. 1 Best Attraction For Car Lovers, Barrett-Jackson will once again be the barometer of the collector car market.

Fifth annul Future Collector Show set for Jan. 12 in Phoenix

(November 14, 2019) PHOENIX — ClassicCars.com has announced that its Arizona Auction Week car show dedicated to the next generation of car collectors will now be called the Future Collector Car Show and will take place at 5415 E. High Street in Phoenix, Ariz. The free show will be held on Jan.12 beginning at noon and will host a variety of current and future collector cars such as late-model American muscle cars, German performance sedans and Japanese sports cars.

Mitsubishi Model A selected historic car by Japan Automotive Hall of Fame

(November 11, 2019) TOKYO — Mitsubishi Motor Company (MMC) has announced that the Mitsubishi Model A, which gave origin to car building, has been selected by the Japan Automotive Hall of Fame (JAHFA), a non-profit organization, as a Historic Car — one that has stamped a mark of excellence in Japanese automobile history.

Ringbrothers unveils 700 horsepower 1969 Mustang Mach 1 at SEMA

(November 6, 2019) LAS VEGAS (November 5, 2019) — World-famous custom car builder and high-quality billet parts manufacturer Ringbrothers unveiled its newest, one-of-a-kind Ford Mustang, the 1969 Mach 1 known as  “UNKL” at the 2019 SEMA (Specialty Equipment Market Association) Show this week.

Brand New Muscle Car granted license to build 'Gone in 60 Seconds' Eleanor


Denice Halicki at the filming of the 2000 movie "Gone in 60 Seconds"

(October 23, 2019) TULSA, Okla. — Brand New Muscle Car has announced that it has been granted a license to build official licensed "Gone in 60 Seconds" ELEANOR Star Cars by Denice Halicki, producer of the 2000 movie "Gone in 60 Seconds." Halicki owns the copyrights and trademarks in "GONE IN 60 SECONDS" and the Star Car Character "ELEANOR."

Historic Aston Martin Cloverleaf runs up Aston Hill to mark 95th anniversary

(October 22, 2019) It was 95 years ago that the car which came to be known as "Cloverleaf," XR 1981, lined up at the bottom of Aston Hill. One of just eight customer cars built in late 1923, this very early Aston Martin was competing against two Bugattis and two other Aston Martins — one of which had been entered by the company’s founder, Lionel Martin, who won the trophy on the day.

Rare Corvette among nearly 1,000 cars for sale at Mecum Chicago


1957 Chevrolet Corvette SRIII

(October 18, 2019) WALWORTH, Wis. — Mecum Auctions will return to Chicagoland to host the area’s only annual collector car auction Oct. 24-26 at Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center in Schaumburg, Ill. The Mecum Chicago 2019 auction is slated to feature an estimated 1,000 American muscle cars, classics, Corvettes, trucks, exotics, Hot Rods, Resto Mods and more to cross the block.

History lesson — How plaid became part of Volkswagen Golf GTI

(October 16, 2019) No car has a claim to fame to celebrate all things plaid quite like the Volkswagen Golf GTI – thanks to one woman’s pioneering choices that over the past four decades have become a symbol of driving enthusiasts worldwide.

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