Resto Mods

Barrett-Jackson to offer up 16 no-reserve vehicles from the Chip Watkins Collection

Palm Beach, Fla. – Barrett-Jackson will sell 16 vehicles, all at No Reserve, from the renowned William “Chip” Watkins Collection during the 17th Annual Palm Beach Auction, April 11-13, 2019, at the South Florida Fairgrounds. The Chip Watkins Collection features 16 vehicles, representing seven decades of automotive performance, including  a 1958 Chevrolet Corvette...

Mecum returns to Houston April 4-6 with 1,000 vehicles on the block

Event to Feature Collection from Guatemala and more than 130 Motorcycles WALWORTH, Wis. – Mecum Auctions, the world’s largest collector-car auction company, will return to Houston’s NRG Center April 4-6 for Mecum Houston 2019 with an estimated 1,000 American muscle cars, Corvettes, classics, exotics, trucks, Hot Rods, Resto Mods and more,...

Mecum at Portland Expo Center June 22-23

WALWORTH, Wis. – Mecum Auctions will return to Portland June 22-23 for an offering of 600 classic and collector cars at Oregon’s Portland Expo Center. Offerings will include everything from American muscle cars and Corvettes, to classics, Hot Rods, Resto Mods and more. Among the Mecum Portland auction’s featured lots is a two-owner 1961 Chrysler...

2016 Review – What’s Hot, What’s Not

By Brian Earnest As 2016 winds to a close, we decided to ask a whole bunch of the movers and shakers in the collector car business to share some insights about what was moving and what was stalling in the past 12 months. We got a lot of fascinating and widely...

2016 in Review – Trucks

Haulers getting their due on show circuit In 1998, the automotive world underwent an historic change. According to figures complied by Wards Auto, that was the year that the production of trucks in North America exceeded the production of passenger cars. It was the first time automobile factories built more trucks...

Mecum Auctions returns to Houston

Mecum Auctions will return to Houston for its fifth consecutive year April 14-16 with prospective buyers from across the nation converging the NRG Center for the auctioning of an estimated 1,000 American muscle cars, Corvettes, classics, hot rods, resto mods and more set to cross the auction block. Among the auction’s...