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ClassicCars.com adds Michael Murray as Area Sales Manager

Michael Murray
Michael Murray joins ClassicCars.com as Area Sales Manager

ClassicCars.com has appointed automotive industry veteran Michael Murray to area sales manager.

Murray, who brings more than 18 years of sales experience in the automotive industry to ClassicCars.com, will take the lead in driving vertical media revenue and in building marketing partnerships with key automotive brand leaders, according to the company.

Murray joins ClassicCars.com from National Business Media, where he spent 13 years holding various positions. Most recently, he served as associate publisher at THE SHOP. He previously held positions at Volant Performance and K&N Engineering.

Murray won the 2016 Robert E. Petersen Award during the 2017 Motorsports Parts Manufacturers Council (MPMC) Media trade Conference in Santa Ana, California.

“Michael brings extensive sales and leadership qualities that will help us further our growth and market presence,” said Roger Falcione, president and CEO of ClassicCars.com “As the area sales manager, he will drive revenue and build relationships that will benefit ClassicCars.com for years to come.”

Countdown to Barrett-Jackson Northeast 2017: 2017 Ferrari 488 Spider

2017 Ferrari 488 Spider | Barrett-Jackson photo
2017 Ferrari 488 Spider | Barrett-Jackson photo

Editor’s note: This is the final in a 10-day sponsored series featuring cars to be sold June 21-24 during Barrett-Jackson’s Northeast auction.

This 2017 Ferrari 488 Spider is offered during the second annual Barrett-Jackson Northeast auction with a reserve, and is seen in Corsa Red with just 77 actual miles. Continue reading

Countdown to Barrett-Jackson Northeast 2017: 1970 Ford Mustang Boss 429 Fastback

1970 Ford Mustang Boss 429 | Barrett-Jackson photo
1970 Ford Mustang Boss 429 | Barrett-Jackson photo

Editor’s note: This is the ninth in a 10-day sponsored series featuring cars to be sold June 21-24 during Barrett-Jackson’s Northeast auction.

Offered with reserve during the second annual Northeast Barrett-Jackson auction, this 1970 Ford Mustang Boss 429 Fastback was recently restored ahead of the Mustang Club of America Concours where it scored 994 out of 1,000 points.

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Countdown to Barrett-Jackson Northeast 2017: 1988 Lamborghini Countach 500 Quattrovalvole

CaptureEditor’s note: This is the eighth in a 10-day sponsored series featuring cars to be sold June 21-24 during Barrett-Jackson’s Northeast auction.

Offered with a reserve during the second annual Northeast Barrett-Jackson auction is this 1988 Lamborghini Countach 500 Quattrovalvole. The car was originally ordered by collector Joe Nastasi and comes finished in Fly Yellow and white. Additionally, it features a factory rear wing and a rearview camera.

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Van’s sale will deliver ‘bread’ to children’s hospitals

Chevrolet bread van crosses the block today at Mecum's auction in Oregon | Mecum Auctions photos
Chevrolet van crosses the block today at Mecum’s Portland auction | Mecum Auctions photos

Technically, Lot S181 up for bidding today at Mecum Auctions’ sale in Portland, Oregon, is a highly customized 1950 Chevrolet bread delivery van powered by 383 cubic-inch “stroker” engine linked to a 700R4 automatic transmission.

But the “bread” this truck will deliver isn’t the kind that comes out of an oven. Instead, proceeds from the van’s sale will benefit Shriners Hospitals for Children. Continue reading

Countdown to Barrett-Jackson Northeast 2017: 1971 Dodge Challenger R/T

1971 Dodge Hemi Challenger R/T

1971 Dodge Hemi Challenger R/T

Editor’s note: This is the seventh in a 10-day sponsored series featuring cars to be sold June 21-24 during Barrett-Jackson’s Northeast auction.

This rare 1971 Dodge Challenger R/T will be offered during the second annual Northeast Barrett-Jackson auction with reserve. is powered by the original Continue reading

Countdown to Barrett-Jackson Northeast 2017: 1932 Hudson roadster

1932 Hudson Roadster | Barrett-Jackson photo
1932 Hudson Roadster | Barrett-Jackson photo

Editor’s note: This is the sixth in a 10-day sponsored series featuring cars to be sold June 21-24 during Barrett-Jackson’s Northeast auction.

Offered with a reserve at the second Northeast Barrett-Jackson auction, this 1932 Hudson roadster was recently discovered and has undergone a Murphy-inspired full and complete restoration, returning it to its 1932 Paris Auto Salon-show specification.

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Countdown to Barrett-Jackson Northeast 2017: 1970 Plymouth Superbird

1970 Plymouth Superbird | Barrett-Jackson photo
1970 Plymouth Superbird | Barrett-Jackson photo

Editor’s note: This is the fifth in a 10-day sponsored series featuring cars to be sold June 21-24 during Barrett-Jackson’s Northeast auction.

Offered without reserve at the second Northeast Barrett-Jackson auction is this 1970 Plymouth Superbird. Continue reading

Countdown to Barrett-Jackson Northeast 2017: 1960 Cadillac Series 62 convertible

CaptureEditor’s note: This is the fourth in a 10-day sponsored series featuring cars to be sold June 21-24 during Barrett-Jackson’s Northeast auction.

Offered at the second Barrett-Jackson Northeast auction, this Cadillac DeVille convertible has undergone a full frame-off restoration and features full Eldorado trim.

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