From the Archive: 1987 Corvette | 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

Here’s an ’87 Corvette that was at the 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. This is from the C4 generation, which was made between January of 1983 and June of 1996 (model years between 1984 and 1996). The engine of this one is a 5.7 liter L98 V8 that produces 240 horsepower and 345 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 4-speed automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 6.8 seconds and has a top speed of 150 mph. This Corvette in particular was once owned by Dinah Shore, who was once the spokeswoman for Chevy. This Corvette was auctioned off for $13,750.

From the Archive: 1986 Aston Martin Lagonda | 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

That’s an ’86 Aston Martin Lagonda that was at the 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. The Aston Martin Lagonda is a luxury sedan that was made between 1976 and 1990, and 645 were built. This is a Series 3, which was made between 1986 and 1987. The engine is a 5.3 liter V8 that produces 300 horsepower and 320 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 3-speed automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 8.8 seconds and has a top speed of 148 mph. This Lagonda sold for $18,150.

From the Archive: Mercedes-Benz 380SL | 2013 Daytona Spring Show

Here’s a Mercedes-Benz 380SL that was at the 2013 Daytona Spring Show. The Mercedes-Benz SL-Class is a line of sports cars that’s been around since 1954. This is from the third generation (R107), which was made between 1971 and 1989. The 380SL was made between 1981 and 1985. The engine is a 3.8 liter V8 that produces 155 horsepower and 196 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 4-speed automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 10.7 seconds and has a top speed of 115 mph.

From the Archive: 1985 Corvette | 2013 Daytona Spring Show

That’s an ’85 Corvette that was at the 2013 Daytona Spring Show. This is from the C4 generation, which was made between January of 1983 and June of 1996 (model years between 1984 and 1996). The engine of this one is a 5.7 liter L98 V8 that produces 230 horsepower and 330 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 5-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 6 seconds and has a top speed of 150 mph.

1986 Mustang GT | 2020 Shops at Wiregrass Car & Truck Show

Here’s an ’86 Mustang GT that was at the 2020 Shops at Wiregrass Car & Truck Show. This is from the third generation of the Mustang, which was made between 1978 and 1993 (model years between 1979 and 1993). The engine is a 5 liter V8 that produces 165 horsepower and 245 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 4-speed automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 8.4 seconds and has a top speed of 121 mph.

1983 Oldsmobile Cutlass Calais | 2020 Shops at Wiregrass Car & Truck Show

Here’s an ’83 Oldsmobile Cutlass Calais that was at the 2020 Shops at Wiregrass Car & Truck Show. The Oldsmobile Cutlass is a luxury car that was made between 1961 and 1999. This is from the fifth generation, which was made between 1978 and 1988. The engine of this one is a 3.8 liter Buick V6 that produces 110 horsepower and 190 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 15 seconds and has a top speed of 101 mph.

1989 Trabant 601S | 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

That’s an ’89 Trabant 601S that was at the 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The Trabant 601 is a subcompact that was made in what was known as East Germany between 1963 and 1990 (model years between 1964 and 1990), and was East Germany’s answer to the Volkswagen Beetle of West Germany. A total of 2,818,547 were made. The engine is a 0.6 liter straight-twin that produces 30 horsepower. The transmission is a 4-speed manual. The top speed is 62 mph.