Car Auctions

Harley Earl's 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Fetches 1.5 Million at Car Auction

Harley Earl’s 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Fetches 1.5 Million at Car Auction

As 2013 has progressed, the automotive world has embraced it as the year of the Chevrolet Corvette. Kicked with the fanfare of the historical 60th anniversary since the car’s introduction, the first 10 months of this year have been eventful for the Corvette. As the 2013 model year model bids goodbye to the C6 body style, […]

James Bond's Submersible Lotus Surfaces for $863,300

James Bond’s Submersible Lotus Surfaces for $863,300

In the United States, Monday night in September is typically spent watching a football game. Hours before the kick-off for the September 9th NFL football match, it was nighttime in London where day two of a car-related event sailed towards the end zone with gusto. The 2013 RM Auctions in London opened with the sale […]

Vintage Fangio Linked Mercedes-Benz Race Car Sells for Over 29.6 Million

Vintage Fangio Linked Mercedes-Benz Race Car Sells for Over 29.6 Million

When compiling the best of the best in each era of Formula 1 each era, one driver often stands out as a superstar. In the past several seasons, Sebastian Vettel has been quickly defining his dynasty pursuing a fourth-consecutive championship in 2013. About a decade before Vettel, Michael Schumacher became a legend among racing legends by […]

Elvis, McQueen Cars Part of Upcoming Mecum Auction

Elvis, McQueen Cars Part of Upcoming Mecum Auction

  If you’re a person who can appreciate pre-owned items, you would like to know as much about the history of an item‘s past as possible. With celebrity auctions, buying an item depends heavily on the previous owner in a way unrelated to the product itself. Existing as an opportunity to pay ridiculous amounts of […]

Dark Knight Rises: TV Batmobile Sells for $4,620,000

Dark Knight Rises: TV Batmobile Sells for $4,620,000

The 1960s was a different time in the super hero community. Citizens could go-go dance with their favourite good guys. Crime fighters were able to battle unarmed henchmen with the accompaniment of music and wacky screen captions. A public in general would blindly trust supervillains to the point of knowingly sell military equipment (such as […]

Barrett-Jackson Hammers Away First 2014 Corvette Stingray

Barrett-Jackson Hammers Away First 2014 Corvette Stingray

For too many of us, the prospect of buying a Chevrolet Corvette is the figment of dreams. When the 2014 Corvette Stingray premiered a week ago at the 2013 North American International Auto Show, the sense of wonder flowing from the 2014 model year sport car’s design and performance promise was no doubt accompanied with some dejected […]

First 2013 SRT Viper Sold at Barrett-Jackson for $300,000

First 2013 SRT Viper Sold at Barrett-Jackson for $300,000

The auction marketplace is long viewed as a place to buy rare and one-of-a-kind items. In the most prestigious cases, artwork, celebrity memorabilia and most importantly automobiles find their into the hands of a lucky bidder. Though the tradition with automotive auctions had pre-owned vehicles cross the block, an emerged trend gives auction bidders the […]

Barrett Jackson Auctioned 2012 Chevy Camaro ZL1 Earns $250,000

Barrett Jackson Auctioned 2012 Chevy Camaro ZL1 Earns $250,000

For modern muscle car fans, a countdown clock ticks for the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 super pony car’s release early next year. Guaranteed to be a hot commodity among American performance fans, the upcoming 2012 Camaro ZL1’s time on Chevrolet dealership showroom floors could be measured in hours rather than days. The chance to own a […]