Monthly Archive: February 2017

Mecum Results Pours It On In LA

Despite record-setting rainfall across Southern California, a total of 283 vehicles were sold over the course of the two-day auction, and more than 116 pieces of Road Art left Pomona in the hands of...

1939 Cadillac Custom Pro Tour

Leake Auction – Oklahoma City, OK February 25, 2017   Here is a sweet ride! This 1939 Cadillac Street Rod 2-door coupe seems to have it all! Custom appearance and much more.   It...

Types of Powder Coat Materials

Although there are several different powder formulations used by the powder coating industry, three types of powder are predominantly used to coat automotive components.   Standard polyester: Standard polyester is an all-around powder for indoor...

1959 FMR Tg500

The Finest Auction – Boca Raton, FL February 11, 2017   Micro cars are small and mighty! Their values have skyrocket in recent years. Be ready to pay more for less in the upcoming...

Top 3 Powder Coating Prep Tips

1. Remove anything not intended to be powder coated. Besides removing stuff you don’t want coated (since powder coating involves time in an oven near 400 degrees F) you’ll want to remove anything plastic...

Top 10 From RM Sotheby’s Scottsdale

RM Sotheby’s ushered in 2017 with another strong performance in Arizona, generating $53,772,775 in total sales with 89 percent of all lots sold at the Arizona Biltmore. The company’s 18th annual Phoenix sale, held January 19-20,...

1956 Inter 175A Berline

RM Sotheby’s Auctions – Paris, France February 8, 2017   First shown at the 1953 Paris Motor Salon, the Inter 175A Berline is believed to have been created to compete with the Messerschmitt KR-175,...