Carroll Shelby’s 427 Cobra Sells at Mecum Kissimmee

Carroll Shelby’s 427 Cobra Sells at Mecum Kissimmee

  Carroll Shelby’s ’65 427 Cobra (CSX3178) The classic car year kicks off with a very unique vehicle at Mecum’s auction in Kissimmee.  There’s already a lot of buzz about Carroll Shelby’s personal ’65 427 Cobra (CSX3178), crossing the auction block Friday...
Mecum Showcases the Eddie Vannoy Collection

Mecum Showcases the Eddie Vannoy Collection

Eddie Vannoy Collection was primarily automobile-related, but his interests didn’t stop there.  There was little doubt that he thoroughly enjoyed his hobby – finding just one more special item.  And, he did just that for more than 50 years.   His attention...
Thompson’s Challenger 2 Sells at Mecum Kissimmee

Thompson’s Challenger 2 Sells at Mecum Kissimmee

After capturing the world record at Bonneville in 2018, Danny Thompson decided to retire his Challenger 2 (C2) Streamliner in style, by adding it to the list of Main Attractions at Mecum Kissimmee. The sale of the C2 was one of the special events of the auction,...
Mecum Gallery Exposition Slideshow

Mecum Gallery Exposition Slideshow

The Mecum Gallery Exposition is a newly developed sales platform comprising carefully selected  automobiles available for direct purchase.   The sale of these cars will be held separate from, but in conjunction with, Mecum Kissimmee 2020. The vehicle will be on-site...
1966 Ford GT40 Slideshow

1966 Ford GT40 Slideshow

This Hero Car from the 2019 film ‘Ford v Ferrari’ was built to replicate the car driven by Ken Miles at the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans. It has Roush 427IR V-8 engine stroked to 511 CI, producing 604 HP and 572 lb-ft of torque. This car was driven by...
1967 Mustang Eleanor Slideshow

1967 Mustang Eleanor Slideshow

This is one of the original 11 cars built for use in Touchstone Pictures’ 2000 film “Gone in 60 Seconds.  Eleanor’s design was refined and crafted by Chip Foose, who implemented what he thought Carroll Shelby would want to see as a modern day GT500.  It’s...