From the Archive: 1957 Ford Thunderbird | 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

This is a ’57 Thunderbird that was at the 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. The Ford Thunderbird is a luxury car that was originally made between September of 1954 and December of 1997 (model years between 1955 and 1997). This is from the first generation, which was made between September of 1954 and November of 1957 (model years between 1955 and 1957). The engine of this one is a 5.1 liter Y-Block V8 that produces 245 horsepower and 332 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed Ford-O-Matic automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 9 seconds and has a top speed of 121 mph. This Thunderbird was auctioned off for $68,200.

From the Archive: 1966 Pontiac GTO | 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

This is a ’66 Pontiac GTO that was at the 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. The Pontiac GTO is a muscle car that was originally made between 1964 and 1974. This is from the first generation, which was made between 1964 and 1967. The engine of this one is a 6.6 liter V8 that produces 360 horsepower and 438 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 4-speed manual. This GTO was auctioned off for $43,450.

From the Archive: 1963 Chevy Nova | 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

Here’s a ’63 Chevy Nova that was at the 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. The Chevy Nova was originally made between 1961 and 1979 (model years between 1962 and 1979). This is from the first generation, which was made between 1961 and 1965 (model years between 1962 and 1965). This one was modified with 6 like LSX V8 under the hood that produces 345 horsepower and 380 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 4-speed automatic. This car also has 4-link rear suspension, Mustang II front suspension, and disc brakes. This Nova was auctioned off for $35,750.

From the Archive: 1979 Pontiac Trans Am | 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

Here’s a ’79 Pontiac Trans Am that was at the 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. The Pontiac Firebird is a sports car/muscle car that was made between February of 1967 and August of 2002. This is from the second generation, which was made between 1970 and 1981. The engine of this one is a 6.6 liter Oldsmobile V8 that produces 186 horsepower and 320 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed automatic. This Trans Am was auctioned off for $33,000.

From the Archive: 1996 Corvette Grand Sport | 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

This is a ’96 Corvette Grand Sport that was at the 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. This is from the C4 generation, which was made between 1983 and 1996 (model years between 1984 and 1996). The Grand Sport was only made in 1996. The engine the LT4, which is a 5.7 liter V8 that produces 330 horsepower and 240 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 6-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 5.1 seconds and has a top speed of 178 mph. Only 1,000 Grand Sports were made in 1996: 810 coupes and 190 convertibles. This Corvette was auctioned off for $44,000.

From the Archive: 2013 Ford Explorer | 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

This is a 2013 Ford Explorer that was at the 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. The Ford Explorer is an SUV that’s been in production since 1990 (the first model year was 1991). This is from the fifth generation, which was made between December of 2010 and March of 2019 (model years between 2011 and 2019). The engine of this one is a 3.5 liter Duratec 35 V6 that produces 290 horsepower and 255 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 6-speed automatic.

From the Archive: 2006 Ford GT Heritage Edition | 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

This is a 2006 Ford GT Heritage Edition that was at the 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. The Ford GT is a supercar that was made in 2005 and 2006 as a spiritual successor to the legendary GT40. The concept model was unveiled at the 2002 North American International Auto Show. The Heritage Edition was made to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Ford’s four-year winning streak at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, and only 343 were built. The engine is a 5.4 liter supercharged Modular V8 that produces 550 horsepower and 500 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 6-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 3.3 seconds and has a top speed of 205 mph. This car weighs 3,391 pounds since the body panels are composite, and the chassis is an aluminum spaceframe.