Monterey Car Week 2016

The Monterey Car Week and Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance has been on my “Must Do” list for the last several years. I was not planning to go in 2016 due to a busy schedule at work and home. However, a last minute business trip put me in nearby Silicon Valley on Thursday 8/18, giving me all day Friday and Saturday …

Major Auctions in the Northeast continue to Exceed Expectations

When it comes to Collector Car Auctions in the Northeast, it use to be that enthusiasts only had a few options to choose from, such as the regional Atlantic City event and the high end Sotheby’s Hershey event. However, all that began to change in July 2014 when MECUM AUCTIONS came to Harrisburg, Pa. The results for their inaugural event …

JULY is Collector Car Appreciation MONTH – DRIVE THOSE CLASSICS!

This past Friday, July 8, 2016 marked the seventh annual National Collector Car Appreciation Day. A wide range of automotive events are held on the second Friday in July to honor Collector Car Appreciation Day (CCAD). At the request of the SEMA Action Network (SAN), this “holiday” has been marked each year since 2010 by a U.S. Senate Resolution recognizing …

5/23/16- Obsessions of the day …

Mecum Auctions just wrapped up their Indy Auction (May 17-21) with a hot Top Ten Sales Results list including 2 Shelby Cobras that crossed the $1m mark, an unrestored 1970 Hemi Cuda, 4-speed at $425K, Yenko Camaros, Boss 429 Mustangs and more … Barrett Jackson is revved-up for its inaugural NORTHEAST Auction at Mohegan Sun (CT) on 6/23- 6/25 BMW Announces new engines …

Hot Pontiacs

My (former) 1970 GTO … 400-4spd, 3.90:1 posi         The one that got away … 1968 Firebird 428-4spd at Fall Carlisle 2015.