In 2018 Danny Thompson set a new record at Bonneville Flats in his Challenger 2 Streamliner, making it the fastest piston-powered, wheel-driven car in the world. His two-way average was 448.757 MPH.
Little did anyone know at the time, Steve McQueen’s co-star, a 1968 Highland Green Mustang, would be instrumental in the lasting popularity of the iconic movie “Bullitt,” starring Steve McQueen. The hero car of the movie was offered for sale at Mecum Kissimmee.
Here’s a look at average prices for selected Blue Chip collector cars between 2019 and 2020 based on sales results from several major auction companies.
If there is any doubt that interest in fast cars and cool customs is fading, 2019 proved the excitement for piston- powered cars is still going strong, and the more horsepower, the better. For many, the year will be remembered by the official announcement that the long-rumored, mid-engine (C-8) Corvette was finally being built.
The Winter Raleigh Classic, which is held annually at the North Carolina State Fairgrounds Exposition Center in December, is one of the best kept secrets on the classic car auction calendar. During this two-day auction, over 300 vehicles crossed the auction block,...
The Hilton Concours was the culmination of a week long motoring festival that included the Savannah Speed Classic and the Car Club Showcase. Now in its 18th year, the Concours d’Elegance has become a fall tradition of car enthusiasts around the world.