Connect with us


AUCTION HIGHLIGHTS: Top-Selling Trucks at the 2024 Scottsdale Auction!

From lowered to lifted, mild and wild, trucks were among the top-selling vehicles offered at The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions, held at WestWorld of Scottsdale, January 20-28. Top brands – including Ford, Chevrolet and Dodge – were naturally well represented. Among the special moments was the sale of a custom 2023 Jeep Gladiator Rubicon, with 100% of its $275,000 hammer price benefiting Building Homes for Heroes. Check out this gallery of trucks that took top honors at Barrett-Jackson’s 2024 Scottsdale Auction.


Powered by a mid-mounted supercharged Hellcat engine with a 4L80E automatic transmission. Featuring a fully built 6×6 custom chassis by Danton Arts Kustoms and Frenchy Export.

Powered by a 6.7-liter D&J Cummins engine. Sits on a Classic Car Studio-built frame with a fully customized body and interior. Finished in Glasurit paint with a hand-built quad cab with suicide doors. Rides on 323 Dually Sportz wheels.

Powered by a supercharged LS3 engine and 4L60E automatic transmission. Restoration and custom paint by Lucky Luciano. Vintage Air, Schott wheels, Baer 6-piston brakes, RideTech coilovers, Armando’s Custom Upholstery interior, Classic Instruments gauges.

LOT #1346 – 1956 CHEVROLET 3100 CUSTOM PICKUP “SINISTER 56″ – $330,000

Professionally built for SEMA 2018 by Premier Street Rod. Winner of Chevrolet Design Award “Truck of the Year” at SEMA. Twin-turbo LS 427ci Redline Performance-built engine making over 1,200rwhp mated to a Bowler TREMEC T56 6-speed manual transmission.

LOT #1435.1 – 1950 CHEVROLET 3100 CUSTOM PICKUP – $330,000

Built by Tre 5 Customs and debuted at SEMA in 2021. Featured in CK Truck magazine in 2022. Rides on a GSI chassis. Powered by a LS3 V8 with 6L80E automatic transmission. From the MS CLASSIC CARS Collection.


Frame-off VoCKal restoration by Special Blend Motor Garage. GM-licensed chassis powered by a 6.2-liter LS3 525hp engine. Rides on BDS 4-inch lift kit, with IFS and rear 4-link suspension. Wireless charging, power bucket seat, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto.

LOT #1419.1 – 1967 CHEVROLET K10 CUSTOM PICKUP – $247,500

Frame-off restoration powered by an LS3 6.2-liter 495hp GM crate engine paired with an ITE 4L60E automatic transmission. Equipped with Holley Terminator X, Vintage Air and Wilwood hydro-boost. Only test miles on this new build, completed in 2023.

LOT #1007 – 1977 FORD F-250 CUSTOM PICKUP – $222,200

No-expense-spared restoration powered by a freshly built big-block V8 engine with full custom exhaust and electric cutouts. Has custom two-tone paint, Vintage Air system and new interior.

Recipient of a complete custom transformation. Powered by a new Chevrolet Performance LT4 engine backed by a TREMEC T56 6-speed manual transmission. Has RideTech front suspension and rear 4-link kit and sits on BC Forged wheels.

LOT #1449.1 – 1969 FARGO W300 CUSTOM PICKUP – $220,000

Custom build, hand-fabricated from front to back. Refinished in Flame Red and trimmed in Jet Black. Powered by a 392ci Hilborn Stack fuel-injected HEMI engine with a Holley tuner paired with an automatic transmission.

Powered by a Whipple-supercharged Coyote 5.0-liter V8 with a 6-speed automatic transmission. Roadster Shop custom chassis, Air Lift air-ride suspension, Wilwood brakes and a TMI custom interior.

Legendary Silverado Prototype, #001 in the Legendary Silverado series. Featured in the upcoming TV series “Legends of Mount Pleasant.”

Read More


By: Barrett-Jackson
Title: AUCTION HIGHLIGHTS: Top-Selling Trucks at the 2024 Scottsdale Auction!
Sourced From:
Published Date: Tue, 06 Feb 2024 22:27:17 +0000

Continue Reading

Press Release

MansBrand Unveils New Automotive Racing Section to Enhance Platform for Motor Enthusiasts

auto racing

MansBrand has announced they’re expanding their platform to include a dedicated section on automotive racing. This new area complements their existing content in men’s fashion, health, outdoor adventures, and grooming. The expanded platform aims to offer more comprehensive information and resources for automotive enthusiasts alongside its current categories.

MansBrand is known for offering a wide range of services and products for men. They provide fashion advice and trends to help men stay stylish, health news that covers physical and mental well-being, guidance for outdoor activities, and information on motor vehicles. The new automotive racing section will feature various aspects of the sport, including expert advice, product reviews, and the latest racing news.

This automotive racing section will give readers detailed comparisons and reviews of cars, motorcycles, and other vehicles. It will also include maintenance tips, safety advice, and recommendations on essential motor-related products and accessories. Readers can access comprehensive guides on the gear and equipment needed for both beginners and experienced racers.

Willis from MansBrand commented on the new addition: “Our new automotive racing section is a natural extension of what we already offer on the platform. We’ve observed that many of our users have a keen interest in motor vehicles and racing. By adding this section, we aim to meet the interests of our audience and provide them with valuable content and resources. We’re still focused on our core areas like fashion, health, and outdoor activities but now can offer more for those passionate about motorsports.”

MansBrand has always emphasized community interaction and engagement. The site features blogs where users can share experiences and tips on various topics, from fashion trends to essential grooming products. The new automotive racing section will follow the same approach, encouraging readers to discuss racing strategies, share personal experiences, and offer advice through blog posts and community forums.

The updated platform remains easy to navigate. It includes advanced search options and logically organized categories. Each product or piece of content comes with high-resolution images and detailed descriptions to help visitors make informed decisions about their style, health, outdoor activities, and now, automotive racing pursuits.

Adding automotive racing content doesn’t take away from MansBrand’s commitment to fashion. The site continues to offer a wide range of Mens Fashion items, including shirts, jeans, suits, jackets, and more. By keeping up with the latest trends, MansBrand ensures its users always have access to the best fashion advice. The platform regularly updates current trends and remains a go-to hub for all things related to men’s fashion.

In the health section, MansBrand provides information on various topics, including prostate health, heart disease, and mental well-being. It offers tips for maintaining a healthy lifestyle, provides resources for further research and treatment options, and promotes regular health check-ups and preventative care.

The outdoor and adventure category offers advice on hiking, camping, and other activities. It also includes product reviews and recommendations for outdoor gear and equipment, helping men enjoy their outdoor experiences to the fullest.

Willis further noted: “We’re excited about the positive feedback we’ve received from our users. They’ve found valuable insights and products across all sections of the site. The automotive racing section is something that many of our users were looking forward to, and it fits perfectly within our diverse range of offerings. We believe it will inspire more men to explore and engage with us.”

MansBrand is committed to continuous improvement and actively seeks and incorporates customer feedback. They aim to be a comprehensive hub for men looking to enhance various aspects of their lives, whether it’s through fashion, health advice, grooming tips, or now, automotive racing content.

By expanding their offerings, MansBrand hopes to encourage a proactive exchange of ideas and experiences. They aim to inspire men to embrace new fashion challenges, refine their style, and discover passions in automotive racing, outdoor adventure, and health-conscious living. The platform invites men from all walks of life to join its growing online community.

For a comprehensive experience, the Mens Fashion Website  also includes features that are easy to navigate. From advanced search capabilities to logically organized categories, every item is accompanied by high-resolution images and detailed descriptions.

For more details on the new automotive racing section and other categories, visit the official site.

Continue Reading


2024 Rodeo Drive Concours d’Elegance Preview

CarsPeople scaled 1 scaled

The 29th annual Rodeo Drive Concours d’Elegance, powered by O’Gara Coach, will bring a full day of free family fun to Beverly Hills on Sunday, June 16. This year’s Father’s Day car show will feature 100 rare and iconic vehicles, great food and plenty of entertainment. The Rodeo Drive Concours d’Elegance, which will take place between Wilshire Boulevard and Santa Monica Boulevard from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., is one of the area’s most beloved annual events. Here’s a glimpse at what you can expect to see on California’s most iconic street:

 Ted Seven aka Ted7

Show-stopping cars

This year’s event will host a special celebration of hypercars, supercars, race cars, classics and custom-built showstoppers. Provided by exclusive private collections, passionate car enthusiasts and even some of the world’s most recognized manufacturers, this has become one of the country’s preeminent luxury car shows.


Rodeo Drive Concours d’Elegance Chairman Bruce Meyer, Beverly Hills Mayor Lester Friedman, Rodeo Drive Committee President Kay Monica Rose and renowned car buff Jay Leno will present trophies to 12 award-winning entrants—from “Most Elegant” to “Best in Show”—on the main stage starting at noon.

 Ted Seven aka Ted7Read More


By: Rex McAfee
Title: 2024 Rodeo Drive Concours d’Elegance Preview
Sourced From:
Published Date: Mon, 10 Jun 2024 17:10:18 +0000

Did you miss our previous article…

Continue Reading


Speed Read: A garage-built Ducati 996 café racer and more

custom motorcycle news 190 745x497 1

The latest café racers, flat trackers, and electric scooters.
We kick things off with a feel-good story of a botched Ducati 996 custom job, rescued by a talented garage builder. Then we look at a dazzling Yamaha SR500 flat tracker from 20-year-old Moritz Bree, a dustbin-faired Honda Dax from K-Speed, and a BMW CE 04 scooter from Deus ex Machina.

Ducati 996 café racer by Jaron Hall
Ducati 996 by Jaron Hall Most people would balk at the idea of customizing a Ducati 996, but Utah-based garage builder Jaron Hall’s work on this 996 is nothing short of noble. That’s because when Jaron got his hands on the 996, it was in dire need of saving.

The Ducati’s previous owner had tried to turn it into a scrambler, so it came to Jaron with no fairings, a hacked subframe, and a smorgasbord of sketchy parts. Working after hours (he has a marketing day job), and taking on the entire build solo, Jaron turned the mongrel 996 into a high-class Italian café racer.

Ducati 996 café racer by Jaron HallRead More


By: Wesley Reyneke
Title: Speed Read: A garage-built Ducati 996 café racer and more
Sourced From:
Published Date: Sun, 16 Jun 2024 20:50:06 +0000

Continue Reading