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December 27, 2019

By: Jonathan

CARS

Don Wallace Collection Spans Racing History

The new auction year will kick off in 2020 with one of Mecum’s largest, the Kissimmee, FL auction. Spanning January 2-12 the annual auction brings out thousands of offerings and collections including the Don Wallace Collection.

 

Featuring offerings of cars spanning a wide array of motorsports the 27 car Don Wallace Collection has something for everyone, including these five which are some of our favorites.

 

1970 CHEVROLET CAMARO GRUMPY’S TOY VIII PRO STOCK

Hot Rod magazine cover car

– Won the NHRA Summernationals in 1974

– Professionally restored and featured in numerous magazines since

1972 FORD PINTO BOB GLIDDEN PRO STOCK

– Won the NHRA Pro Stock World Championship three times, U.S. Nationals twice

– 8.83 elapsed quarter-mile time at 154.9 MPH, a national record

– 351cu.-in. Cleveland V8

1962 CHEVROLET CORVETTE GASSER

– Supercharged 434cu.-in. V8

– Gasser in the style of Big John Mazmanian’s car

– Four year restoration

2000 PORSCHE 911 GT3 R RACE CAR

– Driven by Paul Newman at Petit Le Mans

– 3.6-liter flat 6-cylinder engine with 6-speed manual transmission

– Reserve award winner at Road and Track Concours d’Elegance

1956 MARTIN BROTHERS CHAMP CAR

– Dirt track racer driven by Bob Martin

– Martin Brothers ran Indy car program, Al Herman taking rookie of the year for them in 1955

– Features a V8 engine

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