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Someone Paid $100,000 for a Tucker Model 48 Non-Functional Prop
Someone Paid $100,000 for a Tucker Model 48 Non-Functional Prop

19 Dec 2020, 08:05 UTC / Based on a 1974 Ford LTD chassis, this movie prop lacks a drivetrain, an interior, has just one opening door and can only be used as display

 
Pity the Fool: An “Official” A-Team Van Is for Sale
Pity the Fool: An “Official” A-Team Van Is for Sale

19 Dec 2020, 06:09 UTC / A 1979 Chevrolet G-Series was turned in the iconic GMC for The A-Team promotional events, but that’s the only thing that makes this replica stand out

 
James Bond’s 1969 Mercury Cougar XR-7 Convertible Is Now The Priciest Cougar
James Bond’s 1969 Mercury Cougar XR-7 Convertible Is Now The Priciest Cougar

18 Dec 2020, 07:52 UTC / Muscle car featured in four scenes from "On Her Majesty’s Secret Service" fetched twice the maximum estimate at auction, making it the most expensive Cougar yet

 
You Won’t Be Getting the Cybertruck Hot Wheels for Christmas, After All
You Won’t Be Getting the Cybertruck Hot Wheels for Christmas, After All

18 Dec 2020, 06:01 UTC / Mattel is telling buyers of the 1:10 specialty model that delivery has been delayed by another five months due to “unexpected challenges”

 
80 Collectibles, Including a $4 Million Mystery Car, Burn to a Crisp in Arson
80 Collectibles, Including a $4 Million Mystery Car, Burn to a Crisp in Arson

16 Dec 2020, 10:28 UTC / Six engines responded to calls of a fire in a rural area in Cheshire, northwest England, but not a single vehicle could be saved; police believe it was arson

 
Something Blue for Xmas: A Very Rare 1975 Lamborghini Countach LP400 Periscopica
Something Blue for Xmas: A Very Rare 1975 Lamborghini Countach LP400 Periscopica

14 Dec 2020, 09:17 UTC / A taste of the ultimate 1970s supercar with a Blu Metallizzato LP400 in good condition, matching-numbers engine, available for $850,000

 
Two-Tone 2020 McLaren Speedtail Pops Up for Sale at $4.8 Million
Two-Tone 2020 McLaren Speedtail Pops Up for Sale at $4.8 Million

14 Dec 2020, 06:28 UTC / The gorgeous hypercar is brand new and available immediately, if you’re still looking for a Christmas gift to yourself or someone really special

 
Tracking Down the Missing El Chapo McLaren F1 Is as Thrilling as It Sounds
Tracking Down the Missing El Chapo McLaren F1 Is as Thrilling as It Sounds

13 Dec 2020, 07:59 UTC / Ed Bolian, the founder of VINWiki, sets out to get himself a cheap McLaren, if the most controversial and least attractive ever made

 
Elvis Presley’s 1969 Mercedes-Benz 600 Is for Sale Again After Nearly 20 Years
Elvis Presley’s 1969 Mercedes-Benz 600 Is for Sale Again After Nearly 20 Years

11 Dec 2020, 05:51 UTC / The King bought the car as new and used it extensively before giving it away; it remains in excellent condition, but has had some refreshments

 
The Pink VW Beach Bomb Hot Wheels Prototype Remains World’s Most Expensive
The Pink VW Beach Bomb Hot Wheels Prototype Remains World’s Most Expensive

7 Dec 2020, 07:52 UTC / Part of Bruce Pascal’s impressive Hot Wheels collection, the pink Beach Bomb is one of two in the world and the one in best condition - it’s worth over $150K

 
Someone Paid $90,000 for a Pontiac Fiero – the Last One Ever Made
Someone Paid $90,000 for a Pontiac Fiero – the Last One Ever Made

7 Dec 2020, 05:08 UTC / Auction ends with a major surprise, as the final Fiero to leave the production line finds new owner after 32 years for a reported $90,000

 
John Harvey’s 1977 Holden LX Torana on Track to Become World’s Most Expensive
John Harvey’s 1977 Holden LX Torana on Track to Become World’s Most Expensive

25 Nov 2020, 05:09 UTC / Raced by Harvey in 1977 and 1979, this Holden could become the most expensive ever as bidding could close at AUD$2 million (US$1.47 million)

 
Eddie Van Halen’s Custom, Race-Ready 2000 Ferrari 550 Could Be Yours
Eddie Van Halen’s Custom, Race-Ready 2000 Ferrari 550 Could Be Yours

24 Nov 2020, 09:07 UTC / The ultimate collectible: Ferrari race car used by the Guitar God will be offered at auction; it is expected to fetch between $250,000 and $300,000

 
Donald Trump’s Ferrari F430, Rolls-Royce Phantom Are About to Hit the Market
Donald Trump’s Ferrari F430, Rolls-Royce Phantom Are About to Hit the Market

24 Nov 2020, 06:28 UTC / Currently owned by the same collector, the pair are part of Mecum’s Kissimmee lot that will go under the hammer January 7-17

 
This 1985 Chevrolet Corvette Makes a Very Convincing 1966 Batmobile
This 1985 Chevrolet Corvette Makes a Very Convincing 1966 Batmobile

20 Nov 2020, 06:19 UTC / A very unusual but convincing ‘66 Batmobile replica is coming up for auction with Mecum, as part of the Collector Cars lot

 
Very Rare '60s Futuro, the Original Tiny Home, Hits the Market in New Zealand
Very Rare '60s Futuro, the Original Tiny Home, Hits the Market in New Zealand

11 Nov 2020, 08:16 UTC / The UFO-shaped fiberglass “cabin” developed in the ‘60s was very popular for a very short while, so only some 100 units were ever built

 
Secret Collection of 1932 Plymouths and Mopar Goodies Goes to Auction
Secret Collection of 1932 Plymouths and Mopar Goodies Goes to Auction

11 Nov 2020, 06:44 UTC / Paul Adair, a banker from Kansas City, was a fan of 1932 Mopars, so he did his best to buy as many as he could, stashing them at secret locations

 
Bring a Giant Trailer: 1943 Sherman M4A1 Grizzly Tank for Sale
Bring a Giant Trailer: 1943 Sherman M4A1 Grizzly Tank for Sale

10 Nov 2020, 12:51 UTC / A demilitarized Sherman tank is selling out of Los Angeles, California, with bidding sitting at $325,000 and more than a week to go into the auction

 
Stolen 1973 Holden Torana GTR “Sexy Lexy” Returned to Owner After 28 Years
Stolen 1973 Holden Torana GTR “Sexy Lexy” Returned to Owner After 28 Years

29 Oct 2020, 09:26 UTC / Carol Richards is now 71 years old but she still plans to race Lexy as soon as she can. The car went missing from her driveway in 1992

 
‘60s Rolex Submariner That Cost $90 Fetches $250,000 at Auction
‘60s Rolex Submariner That Cost $90 Fetches $250,000 at Auction

28 Oct 2020, 10:31 UTC / The Submariner 5512 is the holy grail of vintage watches since it was made in limited numbers in the ‘60s and only a few examples are known to exist