Monthly Archive: May 2016

Instant Success in Indy

Mecum’s 29th annual Original Spring Classic auction held May 17-21 in Indianapolis, IN saw 1,567 vehicles cross the auction block with 1,094 hammering sold for a 70-percent sell-through rate and $48,873,590 in total sales....

1967 Ford GT500 Eleanor Replica

BNO Auction June 1, 2016   This over-the-top, GT500 Eleanor replica is in absolutely perfect condition and ready for display or to enjoy as a weekend toy. Only 141 test miles on the odometer since...

Ultimate Hot Rod Glossary – The F’s

F   Fade-Always: Fenders that taper back into the body.   Fat Fendered: Fords built between 1935 and 1948 that were wide and rounded in appearance.   Fencer’s Mask: A term used to describe early radiator grills that...

Traditions in Tulsa

Leake Auction Company will make their annual visit to Tulsa, Oklahoma June 10-12, 2016. They’ll be featuring over 300 classics during the 3 days of action.    Some of the vehicles crossing the auction block...

Ultimate Hot Rod Glossary – The E’s

This week are the E’s, and next week we’ll bring you the F’s.   E   Estate Car: The early version of a station wagon.   Exotic: A high-priced, two passenger roadster, coupe, or convertible, usually...

Mopar Dream Cars

Mopar fans are a dedicated group of enthusiasts who have helped drive incredible demand for vintage Plymouth and Dodge muscle cars throughout the past few years. Lovers of Mopar muscle will be like kids...

Ultimate Hot Rod Glossary – The D’s

  D   Drag Plates: Metal plates that have a car club’s name and logo identifying the vehicle and its driver as a member of that club.   Dago: A dropped front-end.   Decked: Chrome details and...