Press Release: Keels and Wheels Concours

Keels and Wheels Concours April 30-May 1, 2005

Just announced: Grand Marshall Sir Stirling Moss
Marque: Ghia bodied Cars
Expecting 250 cars on display
The Tenth Annual “Keels & Wheels” Concours d’ Elegance will be held once again on the beautiful grounds of Lakewood Yacht Club, 30 minutes south of Houston Texas. The 2004 Concours will benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston.
We will display the very finest in automotive classics and exotics on the grass Read More

Car for Sale: Lamborghini Miura P400 s/n 3069

Description from seller:

It arrived earlier this morning and I took it for a good test drive and shot about 70 or so detailed photos.

The car has been moved to our Service and Restoration center.

Those interested can contact me for additional photos and or to arrange for an inspection and test drive.

In the meantime, please do not hesitate to contact me should you have any additional questions or concerns of any nature. I look forward to Read More

Press Release: Provocative Design to House Porsche History in New Museum

ATLANTA, February 8, 2005 — Dr. Ing. h.c.F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, today announced details of the new Porsche museum in Zuffenhausen, a suburb of Stuttgart where the company has been based for more than 50 years. Intended to replace the current museum housed in a small building in the factory compound, design of the 50-million-Euro project, to be located adjacent to the factory on the main thoroughfare in the city, was awarded to Delugan Meissl architects of Vienna, Austria.

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Press Release: Reaching the Top O’ the Heap for Charity


“The car has become an article of dress with which we feel uncertain, unclad and incomplete.”

— Marshall McLuhan

“Some cars are so hideous and disgusting they bring down real estate values in the neighborhood …We want those.”

— Pete Palmer, Spokesperson for Vehicle Donation Center (Ph: 800-441-5683)

Fontana, CA – (February 6, 2005) – Neighbors give you that look. Friends ask you when you Read More

Press Release: Porsche Introduces Miniature Cayenne Prototype

ATLANTA, FEBRUARY 3, 2005 — Porsche Engineering Group, a subsidiary of Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, has rolled out two very special open two-seaters after several months of development. These prototypes, offering two comfortable seats and ample cargo room, were commissioned by Hans-Peter Porsche, the grandson of the company’s founder, Ferdinand Porsche, and created especially for use on the golf course.

This unique golf car not only bears the Porsche logo on its front lid, but is reminiscent Read More

Historic $3 Million 1954 GM Dream Car Coming to Gateway Colorado Auto Museum

Gateway, CO—Emerging victorious from an intense bidding war that ultimately shattered a long-standing single-bid record at the Barrett-Jackson Classic Car Auction in Scottsdale, AZ, the Hendricks Car Collection has acquired the keys to a one-of-a-kind “dream” car—the 1954 Oldsmobile F-88 concept car. On Saturday, January 29, 2005, this rarest of rare cars sold for an amazing $3 million. Now the F-88 waits in an undisclosed location for the completion of its very own viewing room at the Gateway Colorado Auto Read More

Press Release: 2005 Lake Mirror Classic Concours d’Elegance

For Immediate Release

Contact: Brenda Browning
Phone: 863-683-2228
Fax: 863-683-4958
Date: January 31, 2005
Official Dates for the Mercedes-Benz 2005 Lake Mirror Classic Auto Festival and Hot Rod Rendezvous

Lakeland, Florida Ford Heacock, Event Chairman of the Lake Mirror Classic Auto Festival, has announced the dates for the 2005 Lake Mirror Classic Consours d’Elegance, Downtown Classic Car Show and Hot Rod Rendezvous

The Hot Rod Rendezvous will take place on Friday, October 14, 2005; hours are from 6:00 Read More

Editor Keith Martin to Hold Book Signing at Amelia Island


Book signing just outside Grand Ballroom of the Ritz-Carlton
3 p.m. – 4 p.m.


Book signing just outside Grand Ballroom of the Ritz-Carlton
12 noon – 1 p.m.
Immediately following Legends of NASCAR Seminar


Book signing in Amelia Island Concours Retail Tent just inside show entrance
2 p.m. – 3 p.m.

The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance annual event is held at:
The Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island
4750 Amelia Read More

Press Release: Barrett-Jackson Shatters Previous Records During 2005 Auction

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – January 31, 2005 – Barrett-Jackson Auction Company announces the most successful car auction to date with record-breaking sales in numerous categories, including an all-time winning bid of $3,240,000 including bidder’s fees for a 1954 Oldsmobile F-88 General Motors concept car, during the five-day 34th Annual Barrett-Jackson Classic Car Auction, presented by Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep. The Auction was held from Wednesday, Jan. 26 – Sunday, Jan. 30 at WestWorld in Scottsdale.
The Barrett-Jackson Auction Company reaffirmed the interest in Read More