From the Archive: 1970 Oldsmobile Cutlass 442 | 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

This is a ’70 Oldsmobile Cutlass 442 that was at the 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. The Oldsmobile Cutlass is a line of cars that was made between 1961 and 1999. This is from the third generation, which was made between 1968 and 1972. The engine is a 7.5 liter V8 that produces 365 horsepower and 500 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 3-speed Turbo Hydramatic automatic. Only 2,933 of the convertible version were made in 1970. This 442 was auctioned off for $132,000.

From the Archive: 1968 Shelby GT500 Convertible | 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

This is a ’68 Shelby GT500 Convertible that was at the 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. This is from the second phase of the first generation of the Mustang, which was made between August of 1966 and August of 1968 (model years between 1967 and 1968). The engine is a 7 liter Cobra Jet V8 that produces 335 horsepower and 400 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed automatic. Only 402 Shelby GT500 Convertibles were made in 1968. This Shelby was auctioned off for $330,000.

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: 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.

From the Archive: 2008 Mustang Cobra Jet | 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

This is a 2008 Mustang Cobra Jet that was at the 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. This is from the first phase of the fifth generation of the Mustang, which was made between September of 2004 and December of 2008 (model years between 2005 and 2009). This version of the Cobra Jet was unveiled at the 2008 SEMA Show and was made to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the original Cobra Jet from 1968. The engine is a 5.4 liter supercharged V8 that produces 400 horsepower. The transmission is a 6-speed manual. Only 50 of the 2008 Cobra Jet were made.

2015 McLaren 650S Le Mans | Rolls-Royce Tampa Bay (January 2020)

Here’s a 2015 McLaren 650S Le Mans that was at Rolls-Royce Tampa Bay in January of 2020. The McLaren 650S is a supercar that was unveiled at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show and was made between 2014 and 2017. The Le Mans model was only made in 2015, and only 50 were produced. The engine is a 3 liter twin turbo M838T V8 that produces 641 horsepower and 500 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 7-speed DCT. This car does 0-62 mph in 3 seconds and has a top speed of 207 mph. This car weighs 2,932 pounds since the body panels are carbon composite, and the chassis is a carbon fiber monocoque.

1996 Dodge Ram Indy 500 Pace Truck Edition | 2020 Shops at Wiregrass Car & Truck Show

That’s a ’96 Dodge Ram Indy 500 Pace Truck Edition that was at the 2020 Shops at Wiregrass Car & Truck Show. The Dodge Ram (later Ram pickup) is a marquee that’s been in production since 1981. This is from the second generation, which was made between 1993 and 2002 (model years between 1994 and 2002). The engine is a 5.9 liter Magnum V8 that produces 230 horsepower. The transmission is a 4-speed automatic. Only 50 of this variant were made.

2018 Dodge Challenger Demon | 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

This is a 2018 Dodge Challenger Demon that was at the 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. It’s from the third generation of the Dodge Challenger, which has been in production since 2008. The Demon was unveiled at the 2017 New York Auto Show, and even made it’s film debut in The Fate of the Furious. Tim Kuniskus is the man behind the project, and he presented the car while the song “Fuel” by Metallica was being played. The engine is a 6.2 liter supercharged Hemi V8 that produces 840 horsepower and 770 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is an 8-speed automatic. This car weighs 4,279 pounds since the chassis is unitary steel. This car does 0-60 mph in 2.3 seconds. I’m not sure what the true top speed is because one source says that it’s 207 mph, and another says it’s 168 mph. A total of 3,300 were built. 3,000 were sold in America, and the remaining 300 were sold in Canada.

2019 Mustang Bullitt | 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

This is a 2019 Mustang Bullitt that was at the 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. This is from the second phase of the sixth generation of the Mustang, which was unveiled on January 17, 2017 (the first model year was 2018). The Bullitt was at the 2018 North American International Auto Show, and Molly McQueen (Steve McQueen’s granddaughter) presented it. This variant was made to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Steve McQueen film Bullitt. The engine is a 5 liter Coyote V8 that produces 480 horsepower and 420 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 6-speed manual. This car weighs 3,709 pounds since the chassis is unitary steel. The top speed is 163 mph. A total of 300 of this version of the Bullitt were made.

2008 Shelby GT500KR | 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

This is a 2008 Shelby GT500KR that was at the 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. This is from the first phase of the fifth generation of the Mustang, which was made between September of 2004 and December of 2008 (model years between 2005 and 2009). In 2008, Shelby American made a special edition Mustang called the GT500KR. It was made to commemorate the original GT500KR from 1968. The engine of this car is a 5.4 liter supercharged V8 that produces 540 horsepower and 510 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 6-speed manual. The top speed of this car is about 180 mph. Only 1,011 of the Shelby GT500KR were made in 2008 and 2009, and this is one of the 476 that came in silver metallic with vista blue stripes.