David Snyder paints John Oates Guitar for The Amelia Island Foundation
We met artist, David Snyder at Amelia Island Concours 2019. Within the last few years, he has begun painting guitars for charity, raising as much as $105,000 for “Curing Kids with Cancer” at a recent Mecum’s Auction. His latest endeavor (pictured here) was to raise money for The Amelia Island Foundation. He painted all 7…Read More
Author Burt Levy at Amelia Island Concours 2019
Burt Levy takes automotive historical fiction to a whole new level with his (so far 6) book series, beginning with “The Last Open Road.” We found him at Amelia Island Concours 2019 dispensing wisdom and jokes in no particular order. To reach Burt: email@example.com www.LastOpenRoad.com T: (708) 383-7203Read More
Tim Considine, Brian Redman and Ben Horton at Amelia Island Concours 2019
Tim Considine signing his most recent book, “Twice Around the Clock, The Yanks at Le Mans 1923-1979” during the 2019 Amelia Island Concours. Pictured with Brian Redman and Ben Horton. firstname.lastname@example.org www.hortonsbooks.co.ukRead More
Chuck Handers from Rescued Antiques at Amelia Island Concours 2019
Chuck Harders from Philadelphia, PA brought a ton of great petroliana to the 2019 Amelia Island Concours. (904) 424-7210 email@example.com @RedHorseMotoringRead More
“Old School Alex” from Windsor, Colorado at the Amelia Island Concours 2019
We met “Old School Alex” from Windsor, Colorado at the Amelia Island Concours 2019. He uses old fashioned wood cutting tools to create a large “stamp”, rolls on ink, and then “prints” 10 limited editions. Block Printing. It’s very tactile.The limited-edition prints are $5,000 each. Once the 10 prints are made the “stamp” is poly-coated…Read More
Great automobilia art at Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance 2019
Craig and Pamela Booth have been portraying (you and your classic car) with whimsey and passion in clay, since the mid 1980s. Come by and see their beautiful artwork in the Ritz Carlton hallways at Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance the next few days. Each piece takes 6-8 weeks and may include such details as an…Read More
Jim Cook from Michigan-great NEON!
Jim Cook from Michigan, selling some great NEON at Winter Florida AutoFest Lakeland, on Feb 22-24, 2019. Big Kat Neon Telephone: (989) 388-9725 Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgRead More
Edward & Priscilla Bardes from Hendersonville, North Carolina-Tons of Diecast!
Edward & Priscilla Bardes from Hendersonville, North Carolina, had a TON of cool Diecast at the recent, Winter Florida AutoFest Lakeland, on Feb 22-24, 2019.Read More
Marlin Ludt selling Custom Wood Gas Pump Storage Cabinets at Winter Florida AutoFest Lakeland
Marlin Ludt from Carlisle, Pennsylvania brought these super cool wooden cabinets which look like gas pumps. He has been making them since 2012, takes custom orders and enjoys the work. He spends 10-15 hours per cabinet. The starting price is $365 at a show, and you can find them on Etsy for $595 including shipping. Contact Marlin…Read More
1932 HUDSON 1/4 SCALE FACTORY CAR MODEL
1932 HUDSON 1/4 SCALE FACTORY CAR MODEL Estimate $30,000 – $40,000 Dec 8, 2018 Sold for $15,000 “RARE” 1932 Hudson 4 Door Sedan 1/4 Scale Factory Car Model. According to Ken Poynter writing in the Summer 2000 edition of the Hudson Triangle – Journal of the Hudson/EssexTerraplane Society there were only 12 of these amazing…Read More
A Don Edmunds Hisso Series Gilmore Special Gas-Powered Model Race Car
A Don Edmunds Hisso Series Gilmore Special Gas-Powered Estimate $2,000 – $3,000 Dec 8, 2018 Sold for $1,000 A Don Edmunds Hisso Series Gilmore Special Gas-Powered Model Race Car, late 20th century Marks: DON EDMUNDS, AUTORESEARCH, HISSO-12 7 x 18-1/4 x 8-1/2 inches (17.8 x 46.4 x 21.6 cm) (car, overall) Condition: Some dirt accretions…Read More
1956 NASH RAMBLER SEDAN 1/4 SCALE STYLING MODEL
1956 NASH RAMBLER SEDAN 1/4 SCALE STYLING MODEL Estimate $5,000 – $7,000 Dec 8, 2018 Sold for $4,100 RARE” 1956 Nash Rambler Custom 4 Door Sedan 1/4 Scale Styling Model. This model is the final accepted body design model. The absence of door handles, badges, and hood ornament shows this model would have been made…Read More
RARE” 1919 Cadillac Type 57 Limousine 1/8 Scale Factory Model
MILESTONE AUCTIONS – Willoughby, OH Estimate $30,000 – $40,000Dec 8, 2018 Sold for $20,000 “RARE” 1919 Cadillac Type 57 Limousine 1/8 Scale Factory Model. This wonderful Factory Model was made in the Cadillac factory in 1919. Used for display at the 1919 New Your Auto Show and other shows throughout the country. This is one…Read More
Ed Kovach, 1931 Rolls Royce model car
Ed Kovach, 1931 Rolls Royce model car WRIGHT AUCTIONS – Chicago Il Ed Kovach 1931 Rolls Royce model car. c. 2008 enameled steel, rubber, plastic, brass 28 w × 9 d × 9 h in (71 × 23 × 23 cm) This unique model was handmade by Chicago-based toy and model maker, Ed Kovach. Estimate…Read More
“Built for Adventure and Built to Thrill”
The Classic Automobiles of Clive Cussler and Dirk Pitt. A gorgeous tour through Clive Cussler’s outstanding collection of rare, classic, and antique automobiles. Fans of Clive Cussler’s bestselling Dirk Pitt series know that his hero has a soft spot for rare and classic automobiles…and that the vehicles that appear in the novels are actually part…Read More
1948 Talbot-Lago T26 Grand Sport Coupe by Ilario Models
1948 Talbot-Lago T26 Grand Sport Coupe, S/N 110101, by Ilario Models. New 1:18 scale limited edition pieces from Ilario Chiera. Original Paris show car in Green, and as later restored in Blue. As with all Ilario editions, both are built to extremely high standards, and are very limited. Only 60 of each version have been…Read More
Steve Austin at Barrett-Jackson Auctions in Scottsdale
Steve Austin enthusiastically selling great art (and great vacations) at Barrett-Jackson Auctions in Scottsdale, Arizona – 2019! www.barrett-jackson.com http://www.steveaustinsautomobiliaandtravel.comRead More
IMSA 1969 – 1989 The Inside Story of How John Bishop Built The World’s Greatest Sports Car Racing Series.
For Immediate Release Media Contact: Jo Snyder 1.512.507.7867 email@example.com Austin, Texas. January 2019 – The first 20 years of one of the most iconic racing series in American history is chronicled by the son of the founder and the organization’s senior director of race operations (and former president) in IMSA 1969 – 1989, a…Read More
48th Annual Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction
A few images from this exciting auction! https://www.barrett-jackson.com/Events/Event/Automobilia/Scottsdale-2019/069daa76-55d4-4986-a7a8-7d89ed9367d4Read More
Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction – Jan 12-20
At its 48th Annual Scottsdale Auction, Barrett-Jackson has lined up an incredible offering of more than 1,600 items, including two outstanding collections. Automobilia Director Rory Brinkman provides a preview of what promises to be a record-setting Automobilia Auction.https://www.barrett-jackson.com/Media/Home/Video/304891572Read More
AutoMobilia Resource edition #3 is hot off the press and mailing out Friday, Jan 11!
AutoMobilia Resource edition #3 is hot off the press and mailing out Friday, Jan 11. Subscribers – expect your copies by the end of the month. Print run – 5000+ copies! New columns, great photography and more! Subscribe, and come along for the ride, if you haven’t already at: http://automobiliagarage.com/subscribe/Read More
Mecum Auctions hot rod for Vietnam Veterans!
Mecum Auctions had a special hot rod displayed for Vietnam Veterans. All veterans are invited to sign the hotrod and get their photo taken. They also had a small ceremony and gave Allen Spurlin (AutoMobilia’s pin-up girl finder) a commemorative button for his service. Very nice and heartwarming display and really nice to see our…Read More
Plymouth Superbird Pedal Car at Mecum’s Road Art Auction!
Plymouth Superbird Pedal Car – on sale at Mecum’s Road Art Auction this week! Current bid – $2,400. https://www.mecum.com/lots/FR0119-366922/1970-plymouth-superbird-pedal-car/ Oh, to be a kid again!Read More
Beautiful Kelley Tire Sign at Mecum Road Art!
Kelly Tires sign – would be a cornerstone of any serious collection – on sale at Mecum’s Road Art Auction this week! Current bid – $50,000, and it could go $100,000 or higher. https://www.mecum.com/lots/FR0119-366906/kelly-tires-two-ssp-with-original-ring/ Absolutely beautiful!Read More
The helpful guys at Mecum’s Road Art!
These are some of the great (and really helpful) guys at Mecum’s Road Art Auction going on now. https://www.mecum.com/roadart/Read More
Real Art Replicas offer Beautiful Jordan 191, Formula 1
Real Art Replicas offer Beautiful Jordan 191, Formula 1 Real Art Replicas is offering this handcrafted resin model of what many consider to be the most beautiful Formula 1 car ever raced, the Jordan 191. This particular model is the #32 Jordan 191 – Team 7UP Formula 1 car that Michael Schumacher made his Formula…Read More
Motorsport Network acquired largest private collection of Ferrari images in the world.
Motorsport Network acquired largest private collection of Ferrari images in the world. Motorsport Network has acquired the archives of renowned photographer Ercole Colombo, which includes the largest private collection of Ferrari images in the world. The collection will add a rich supplement to the Motorsport Images digital archive that now holds 23+ million assets. www.motorsportimages.comRead More
Enzo Ferrari biography by Luca Dal Monte available
Enzo Ferrari biography by Luca Dal Monte available The biography of Enzo Ferrari by Luca Dal Monte, is one of six finalists for the prestigious “Motoring Book of the Year” award. And deservedly so! At over 900 pages, the book is a tome, and at first appears daunting. Yet, it is fascinating! Bloody well written!…Read More
3 New Bugatti model cars from Ilario now available!
3 New Bugatti model cars from Ilario now available! Three all new Bugatti models from Ilario are now available. Pictured is the 1:18 scale – ‘37 Bugatti Type 57SC Atalante s/n 57562 as originally built and restored in black & yellow. Hand built limited edition of only 50. www.ilario.comRead More
Artist Hendrik Müller at AFAS, Pebble Beach 2018
Artist Hendrik Müller at AFAS, Pebble Beach 2018 The Pebble Beach showcase is a select group of guest exhibitor’s. This year they included Hendrik Müller of Germany. An artist for more than 30 years, his career path included graphic design, printing and photography before becoming a full time fine artist. His skill as a photographer…Read More
Bruce Wheeler at AFAS, Pebble Beach 2018
Bruce Wheeler at AFAS, Pebble Beach 2018 The members and invited guests of the 2018 Pebble Beach AFAS Exhibit included works from Bruce Wheeler. Bruce Wheeler’s sculptures prompt the viewer’s imagination to visualize situations and experiences involving sculptures of cars which no longer exist except in rare photos. He captures and conveys the visual excitement of these vintage vehicles.…Read More
Robert Carter Artwork at AutoMobilia Monterey 2018
Robert Carter Artwork at AutoMobilia Monterey 2018 Robert Carter developed an interest in motorsports, classic cars and motorcycles at an early age. At the age of fourteen, he knew he wanted to pursue a career in art. Robert was allowed to leave school on Thursdays to explore London’s galleries and museums. At fifteen, he finished school to…Read More