Houses… car collection… Ron Pratte now moving on to new building projects

There’s a pretty good chance you were in the room or watching via live television when Ron Pratte bought Carroll Shelby’s personal 427 Super Snake Cobra…

SEMA Seen: 1971 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray

If you see it with its hood down, this 1971 Chevrolet Corvette looks like just another very nicely restored Stingray.

SEMA Seen: 1966 Ford Bronco

Each year on the eve of the SEMA Show, SEMA staffers do a car count.

SEMA Seen: 1940 Cadillac ‘Sophia’

I wasn’t even inside the huge Las Vegas Convention Center when a Cadillac caught my eye early Wednesday morning.

RM to auction 132 cars from Sam Pack collection

A Texas-sized herd of top-grade collector cars comes to auction next week when RM Auctions offers 132 vehicles from the immense collection of Dallas auto dealer.

SEMA Seen: 1957 Plymouth Savoy

Wally Parks is best known as the founder of the National Hot Rod Association, which means he was the man who got drag racers off the streets and onto the strips.

750 collector cars readied for Mecum Anaheim auction

About 750 muscle cars, street rods, classics, exotics and other popular collector cars will cross the block during the Southern California auction by Mecum.

SEMA Seen: 1939 GM Parade of Progress Futurliner

OK, so it’s not a car, but it certainly is a classic, a 1939 General Motors Parade of Progress Futurliner, which has just been restored by Kindig-it Design of Salt Lake City.

Artcurial posts $7.8 million sale, ends year with big gain

That’s $62.5-million figure for the year represented a 67-percent boost over 2013 totals, Articurial said.

Barrett-Jackson launching classic car showroom

Can’t wait for the next Barrett-Jackson collector car auction?