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    Carroll Shelby catches a cold, first 2010 GT500 rescheduled for Palm Beach auction

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the 2010 Ford Shelby GT500 at Barrett-Jackson
    If you were watching the Barrett-Jackson auction on SPEED on Saturday evening, you might have noticed that a fairly important car wasn't shown crossing the block - the first retail production 2010 Shelby GT500. Did ...

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    Barrett-Jackson 2009: Hurst Viper good as gold, sells for $275,000

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the Hurst Viper at the 2009 Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale auction
    Autoblog was the first media outlet that was granted access to the matte gold-colored Hurst 50th Anniversary Dodge Viper. Unfortunately, our pockets aren't nearly deep enough to actually purchase ...

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    Barrett-Jackson 2009: First Retail Production 2010 Chevrolet Camaro goes for $350,000

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the first production 2010 Chevrolet Camaro
    One of the most highly anticipated vehicles to be auctioned off at Barrett-Jackson this year was the first 2010 Chevy Camaro. There are very few instant classics these days, and this is one of them. There's still a ...

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    Barrett-Jackson 2009: First Production 1955 Ford Thunderbird

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the very first 1955 Ford Thunderbird
    Do you like your birds rare? Though it's not quite on the endangered species list just yet, there's no doubt that any 1955 Ford Thunderbird is a desirable classic car, and none more so than this particular example, which ...

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    Barrett-Jackson 2009: 1970 Plymouth Superbird Custom Tribute

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the Plymouth Superbird Tribute
    Few muscle cars are as recognizable as the 1970 Plymouth Superbird, with its rear wing that stands proud over the car's rear haunches undoubtedly being the most striking visual modification, followed closely by the front snout ...

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    Barrett-Jackson 2009: 1966 Batmobile Re-Creation

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the 1966 Batmobile Re-Creation
    Perhaps the best-known vehicle ever to come out of the fertile mind of George Barris, otherwise known as the King of the Kustomizers, was the Batmobile, as seen on television screens around the country in the late '60s. This is ...

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    Barrett-Jackson 2009: The Mustangs

    Click above for a high-res gallery of Ford Mustangs from the 2009 Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale auction
    There has always been a plethora of pony cars at Barrett-Jackson, and this year is no different. Buyers have a choice between just about any classic Mustang they could ever want: Mach 1, Boss 302, ...

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    Barrett-Jackson 2009: Final 1993 GMC Typhoon

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the very last GMC Typhoon
    Back in the early '90s, General Motors proved that it was capable of producing a vehicle that was fully competitive with the best supercars in the world, and it did so, oddly enough, with a compact pickup truck called the Syclone. ...

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    Barrett-Jackson 2009: 1980 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am Bandit Special Edition

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the Pontiac Trans Am Bandit Special Edition
    As the '70s finally came to a close, there was just one bastion left for enthusiasts of classic American muscle cars: the Pontiac Trans Am. This is the car that was forever immortalized by Burt Reynolds and the Smokey ...

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    Barrett-Jackson 2009: 1982 Pontiac Trans Am K.I.T.T. replica

    Click above for live, high-res image gallery of the K.I.T.T. replica
    Well, what do you know? K.I.T.T. was a big hit here at Barrett-Jackson today. We'd never have guessed that there would be enough fans (with money) of the original Knight Rider series here at the auction to drive bidding all ...

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    Barrett-Jackson 2009: 1951 Willys Jeep

    Click above for live, high-res image gallery of the 1951 Willys Jeep
    Before this 1951 Willys Jeep went on the auction block, we thought it was little more than a curiosity among the more prestigious and rare hardware lining the halls at Barrett-Jackson. Apparently, we were wrong. The little ...

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    Barrett-Jackson 2009: The Corvettes

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the Corvette at the 2009 Barrett-Jackson
    Corvettes have always been well represented at Barrett-Jackson, and with GM's Heritage Collection added to the list, there are plenty of interesting 'Vettes set to cross the auction block. Among the collection is a ...

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    Barrett-Jackson 2009: Vaughn Gittin gettin' groove on in 2010 Falken Drift Mustang

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the Falken Drift Mustang
    Most of our time at Barrett-Jackson is spent inside the auction tent, but there are plenty of interesting activities going on outside, as well. In recent years, Ford Racing and Falken have brought out their drift Mustang that competes ...

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    First Drive: Autoblog drives the 50th Anniversary Hurst Viper - first! [w/VIDEO]

    Hurst 50th Anniversary Hurst Viper – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Ron Flint, president of Hurst Performance, is quick to let you know that founder George Hurst's original intent was to make hot rods for gentlemen. It is ironic, then, that for the revived company's 50th anniversary, ...

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    2009 Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction preview

    Click above for a high-res gallery preview of the 2009 Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale auction
    The time has come once again for the most renowned classic car auction of the year, and we will be in Scottsdale over the next several days to report live on the highlights from Barrett-Jackson. Despite the ...

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    GM Performance manager to advise Barrett-Jackson bidders

    GM will be "thinning the herd" of its Heritage Collection at this year's Barrett-Jackson auction, beginning January 13th in Scottsdale, AZ. As many as 250 historically significant cars, trucks and concepts are slated to go under the gavel, a few are bound to be sold well under their true value, and ...

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    Event Alert: January Calendar of Automotive Events

    This year's Detroit Auto Show (NAIAS) should be even bigger than last year despite dropouts
    Thanks to your suggestions, last month we added a Google Calendar after the jump so you can bookmark it and constantly receive updates as we add them. We appreciate all of your input and hope you find our ...

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    First retail production 2010 Camaro to be auctioned by Barrett-Jackson

    Click above for image gallery of the 2010 Chevy Camaro SS
    Bidding for the first retail production 2010 Chevy Camaro is set to begin in Prime Time on Saturday, January 17, 2009 at the Barret-Jackson auction in Scottsdale, Arizona. A similar move was made last year when the first production Corvette ...

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    VIDEO: First Corvette ZR1 delivered to proud papa

    Click above for high-res gallery of the Corvette ZR1 at Barrett-JacksonThe very first Corvette ZR1 has rolled off the assembly line at General Motors' assembly plant in Bowling Green, Kentucky, and the proud owner of the 638-horsepower hellraiser was there in person to claim his prize. Chevy dealer ...

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    Auction Action: GT500KR KITTs already on the block

    var digg_url = ''; The Barrett-Jackson auctions have seen no shortage celebrity cars cross the block, but is the sale of a pair of KITTs at the upcoming Palm Beach event a sign that the series has already succumbed to its crushing ...


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