The “Killer Car”

Backed by South Amboy, New Jersey’s Briggs Chevrolet and race-prepped at Ralph Truppi and Tommy Kling’s Truppi-Kling Competition shop, this mighty 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS454 Convertible was the terror of Super Stock drag racing in […]



Welcome to the updated and relaunched “Mark II” version (apologies to Deep Purple and Spinal Tap) of Classic Auction News! In addition to providing listings, updates, and news for upcoming classic-car auctions worldwide, we will also […]


Drag Racing ’70s Style!

A few years ago, I saw a post on the Street Legal TV blog that put a huge smile on my face: . It featured a 5-minute video about a virtually unbeatable 1970s drag racer from […]