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Thank YOU! The BLOCK Celebrates 1,000 Articles -...

It’s crazy to think we’re already posting our 1,000th article, and when we realized we were getting close to the magic number, our thoughts began to be flooded as we reminisced where this project has taken us...

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Published on: 4/28/15

Video: A day in the life of Jeff Gordon

When the news broke that four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Jeff Gordon was announcing his retirement, the entire motorsports world paused a moment to reflect on just how big of an impact the California native has had on the motorsports landscape. But just because the driver of...

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Published on: 4/24/15

Weekend Overdrive: April 24-26

It's time for "Weekend Overdrive" on The BLOCK – your weekly motorsports and automotive show roundup. Each and every Friday, we'll provide you with all the dates and times you'll need to stay plugged into...

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Published on: 4/23/15

Barrett-Jackson 2015 Palm Beach - Top Five Highest-...

The Barrett-Jackson collector car auctions never cease to amaze with high hammer prices. The excitement surrounding the event, and the build-up of bidders looking to score always helps increase the values of these amazing collector cars.

 

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Published on: 4/23/15

WALLPAPER WEDNESDAY: 2015 Chevrolet COPO #001 Sale...

The last of the Gen 5 COPO Camaros recently sold at the 2015 Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach auction for a worthy cause. The crowd was excited and the car took a hammer price of $300,000, yet another bidder wanted to add another $100,000 to the sale price totaling $400,000! One-hundred-percent...

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Published on: 4/22/15

Nelson Fernandez's LS3-Powered 1955 Chevrolet...

There’s not much more iconic than a ‘55 Chevy. It’s the reason why so many car guys choose to use these tri-five Chevys for the start of their project. Over 670,000 two-door coupes and sedans were produced in 1955, but we can guarantee none of them left the factory optioned out like this...

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Published on: 4/21/15

Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach 2015 Photo Roundup

From numbers matching classics, to wild resto-mods, the Bowtie was seen all over the place at this past weekend’s Barrett-Jackson...

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Published on: 4/20/15

2015 COPO Camaro #001 Sells - Barrett-Jackson Palm...

It doesn’t get more collectable than a hand built serial #001 of only 69 COPO Camaros.  Used for all Chevrolet Performance marketing that promoted the last of the Gen 5 COPOs, the exact car just sold at the Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach auction for $300,000 with another avid classic car...

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Published on: 4/18/15

Weekend Overdrive: April 17-19

It's time for "Weekend Overdrive" on The BLOCK – your weekly motorsports and automotive show roundup. Each and every Friday, we'll provide you with all the dates and times you'll need to stay plugged into the world of Chevrolet motorsports and events over the weekend.

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Published on: 4/17/15

2015 COPO Camaro #001 Sale to Benefit Wounded Vets...

With only 69 Gen 5 COPO Camaros being sold each year since 2012, these cars are already special and very rare. However, at the 2015 Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach auction, a very special COPO will be crossing the auction block with a no reserve hammer.

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Published on: 4/17/15

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