Monthly Archive: August 2016

2004 Maserati MC12

Mecum – Monterey, CA August 20, 2016   If this 2004 Maserati MC12 seems too exotic for the street, it is for the simple reason that the legendary Italian carmaker built it for the...

Auctions Abound on the Golden Coast

A tradition going back over half a century, the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance is where the world’s collector cars meet and compete. Only the 200 best collector cars in the world roll onto the legendary 18th...

1958 AC Aceca-Bristol

RM Sotheby’s – Monterey, CA August 19-21, 2016   Beginning in 1956, the “hot” Aceca-Bristol was powered by a 1,971-cubic centimeter, six-cylinder Bristol engine, which was based on the famous pre-war BMW 328 unit...

Winners – August 1st

Congratulations to the recent winners of our Predict the Price contest!    Chris M had a prediction of $253,000 for the 1969 Ford Mustang Boss 429, which sold for $220,000.   Jim B had a prediction of $55,000...

Ultimate Hot Rod Glossary – The R’s (part 2)

R (continued)   Restoration: The act/process of returning a vehicle to its original condition. A vehicle that has been repaired/rebuilt/refinished to some extent. This term has been misused and overused to the extent where it has...

Hot August Nights

The Motorsport Auction Group will be hosting the 30th annual Hot August Nights auction in Reno, NV August 4-6, 2016. They’ll be featuring muscle cars, street rods, classic cars, vintage cars, and leading automobile products. The...

1939 GM Futurliner

Motorsport Auction Group – Reno, NV August 4-6, 2016   As a young boy I remember seeing one of these for sale for less than $20k. The guy had a hard time getting anyone...