All posts by Bob Long

Boston native Bob Long started his career in radio as a teenager. He was a founder of the Talk America Radio Network and focused his own on-air career on news, music, sports and automobiles. He became host of his own weekly national automotive radio show in 1992 and also hosts “The Long Drive,” a daily radio feature distributed through more than 700 stations. Programs he has hosted include “AutoWorld,” “Cars and Guitars,” “Grandstand,” and “Motor News Weekly,” among others. He was executive producer and host of "MotorTrend Radio Magazine" for eight years. He and his family live near Orlando, Florida.

Eye Candy: Mecum’s Kissimmee auction 2015

Without question, the recent 10-day Mecums Auction was the best yet for the company at the Kissimmee, Florida venue. Bidders came from 30 states and several foreign nations to see — and to bid on — nearly 2,500 vehicles in tents set up at the spring training home of the Houston Astros baseball team. Continue reading