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Barrett-Jackson Auto Auction at Mohegan Sun Arena Connecticut
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Automotive Auction House Manheim To Go Online-Only Permanently

Manheim is a huge and respected automotive auction industry company. They have been around for decades and have changed to keep up with the times. Well, as the Bob Dylan song says, the times, they are a changing. The global COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the auction business, and now, Manheim is changing again too. The rest of the …
A yellow 1970 Shelby sits in the sun with its top down
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Rare 1970 Shelby GT500 428 Convertible at Auction

Businesses across the globe have been adjusting their business model in recent months due to the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic. The truth of the matter is that people still need to sell things. Auction houses are places that sell a lot of those things. To keep business flowing during the health crisis, a lot of the notable automotive auction houses …
Black and Silver Goodwrench Chevrolet driven by Dale Earnhardt Sr.
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Dale Earnhardt Sr’s Racecar Sells to Benefit COVID-19 Efforts

Last week I posted a story about Dale Earnhardt Sr.’s racecar going to auction. Mr. Earnhardt was a former NASCAR racing champion. Week in and week out, he would be one of the top contenders either for the individual race win or the overall season win. He was a mainstay on the NASCAR circuit. But he had a tragic death at …
The RAM 2500 at the Chicago Auto Show
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Auction-Bought Dream Truck Has Ominous Past

Sooner or later and the artificial intelligence on the internet will point an automotive enthusiast to an ad for government seized vehicles at auction. Government auctions of seized vehicles can provide some really good deals to bidders. But, beware, some of these vehicles have a past. One lucky purchaser was able to pick up the Ram 3500 of his dreams, …
1964 Porsche 904 Carrera GTS Front Quarter
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Historic Numbers-Matching 1964 Porsche 904 Is at Auction

Porsche values have been steadily rising over the years. As is the case with auctions, the more significant the Porsche, the higher the value expectations are at the auction. Also, the rarer it is, or the more historically significant the Porsche is, the more likely bidding wars will erupt at the auction. Today a historic, and rare Porsche has …
1935 Chrysler Imperial Airflow Interior at Bringatrailer Auction
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Steve McQueen and Carroll Shelby Owned This Chrysler, and It’s for Sale

Steve McQueen and Carroll Shelby are the epitome of coolness when it comes to car culture. Both have significant weight with their names, a weight that, over time, has created a permanent place in history for both of them in the automobile industry. So, it’s no surprise that they could appreciate all sorts of vehicles. Not surprisingly, when …
People gather around to look at the new Chevy C8 Corvette
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Top Ten List of 2020’s Biggest Auction Sales So Far

2020 is still young. But, the global economic collapse due to the COVID-19 pandemic has many auto enthusiasts debating whether it is a good time to buy or sell a car right now. Yet, the strange thing about car auctions is that historic and rare cars will always remain historic and rare. So, those types of cars will always command a …