Tag: Auction

The Other HMMWV: Rare 1981 Teledyne Continental Cheetah Going Up For Auction

Hummer has become a household name, but things could have turned out very differently. In 1979, the U.S. Army drafted specifications for a High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV) and a handful of companies answered the call. While AM General’s entry was the eventual winner, Teledyne Continental took a chance with the Cheetah. According to […]

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One Late Petrolhead’s Incredible Classic Car Collection Goes Up For Auction In Tampa

Leroy Gonzalez, a real estate developer from Florida, passed away early this year at the age of 84. The collection of classic cars he loved and left behind is about to go up for auction. Among them are a slew of Corvettes, a trio of pre-1951 Fords, a Dodge SRT-10 pickup, and a few motorcycles […]

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This Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren Proves Just How Valuable The Car Is Becoming

For quite some time, prices of used Mercedes-Benz SLR McLarens were stagnate and showed little sign of increasing. Over the past couple of years, however, prices have started to rise and this particular unit is one of the priciest we’ve come across. Listed up for auction through Bring a Trailer, this SLR McLaren is a […]

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This Porsche Tractor Cosplaying As A VW Beetle Is Definitely An Acquired Taste

Any Porsche-branded tractor is a special kind of agricultural machinery, but an owner wanted to make it stand out even more, by modifying it with several pieces of bodywork from the original VW Beetle. The modified tractor is said to replicate a Porsche showpiece from back in the day, although we couldn’t find any documentation […]

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Custom 1956 Lincoln Continental With Over 850 HP Is One Classy Act

Early next year, this stunning 1956 Lincoln Continental Mark II is going up for auction at Barrett Jackson’s Scottsdale event. Every aspect of the build is over the top and includes completely custom bodywork, a clean-sheet interior, and a very unique powerplant with over 850 hp (633 kW). It even has a mysterious celebrity autograph […]

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