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2018 Car Show Season Starts

By   May 13, 2018

Cruisin’ Morro Bay Car Show

Cruisin’ Morro Bay Car Show

Summer is almost officially upon us and that means cars shows. Sure, there are plenty of Cars and Coffee events that you can see great cars, but the competition car shows are now well underway.

For us the car show season starts with the Cruisin’ Morro Bay Car Show. Of course if we were on the east coast Amelia Island is the show that starts things off, but that is all the way on the other side of the country. For us it starts in Morro Bay and all the car shows lead to the “grand daddy” of them all, the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance.

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The Ford GT Attempts A Lap Record At The Arctic Circle Raceway – Video

By   November 3, 2017

Ford GT

Ford GT

The new Ford GT is an incredible hybrid supercar. Unlike past Ford GT models with their large V8’s, at the center of the new GT is a twin-turbocharged 3.6-liter V6 engine pumping out 647 horsepower. With all that power in a relatively lightweight performance machine it makes a perfect drive on a winding road or the track.

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Should You Consider Buying Cars As An Investment

By   April 2, 2017

Porsche 912 Targa

Porsche 912 Targa

We love cars, but are they a good investment? Should you dump your stock portfolio and plan to use classic cars for your retirement? Why do so many wealthy people invest in cars? These questions and questions like them are all over the internet, but is it a good idea to buy an automobile now to hope you can sell it for a large profit at a later date?

The answer to if cars are a good investment is more complex than it may first appear. We know that with a few exceptions a modern car will keep depreciating for about 30 years and in some cases longer. However, normally after this depreciation values will start to stabilize and then follow an upward trend.

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Mecum Makes $24.6 Million In Dallas Auction

By   November 11, 2016

Shelby Mustang GT350

Shelby Mustang GT350

This past weekend Mecum held an auction in Dallas, Texas. 756 cars crossed the auction block including the above pictured 1965 Shelby Mustang GT350 which fetched an impressive $410,000.

The auction largely featured American muscle like a 1968 Chevy Yenko Camarillo RS/SS which went for $335,000. However, some European performance cars were also up for bid. Including a 1984 Lamborghini Countach 5000S which went for $210,000.

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