Ray Everham is best known as the crew chief for Jeff Gordon’s number 24 Hendrick Motorsports car. But Everham has also been a race team owner, a broadcaster, and is co-owner of SRX Racing with Tony Stewart.
Over the years, Everham has amassed quite a collection of cars and has restored them. He is now offering up 32 cars from that collection for auction at an upcoming Mecum Action event beginning May 13 and running through May 21.
The collection includes seven NASCAR racing cars, four Indy Cars, and some short track cars.
The upcoming event will be held at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis. The auction will include a total of 3,000 vehicles.
Mecum Auction events bring some of the biggest collectors in the world to their events. The cars in the Everham collection are being presented with no reserve; ensuring all of the cars will be sold to the highest bidders.
The cars included in the Everham collection that are up for auction are:
1965 Brewner Hawk IndyCar driven by Mario Andretti
1969 Eagle Westlake IndyCar driven by Dan Gurney
1969 NASCAR Dodge Hemi Daytona driven by Buddy Baker – first car to reach 200mph at Talladega
1984 84C Cosworth IndyCar driven by George Snider
1968 NASCAR Ford Torino driven by David Parson
1956 Snowberger Offenhause IndyCar driven by Tony Bettenhausen
2001 NASCAR Dodge Intrepid driven by Bill Elliott
1970 Plymouth Superbird – a pace car at the Bristol Dragstrip
1958 Lesovsky Offenhause ChamCar driven by Jud Larson
2016 Porsche Dayman GT4 – a limited production car
1974 NASCAR Mercury Montego driven y Dick Trickle
1969 Mercury Cyclone – a limited edition Cale Yarborough car
1969 Mercury Cyclone – a limited edition Dan Gurney car
1974 NASCAR Dodge Charger “Greased Lightening” car
1924 Ford Woody Lee T Roadster
1947 Kurtis Kraft Midget
1934 Ford Chicken Coupe
1967 Edmonds Chevrolet Sprint Car
1975 Kenny Weld Dirt Modified driven by Kenny Weld
1987 Chevrolet Monte Carlo driven by Dave Marcis
1940 Ford Standard Coupe
1979 Jeep J10 Pickup – a personal vehicle of Everham
1936 Bob Pickell Modified Chevrolet Sedan Replica – opens like a NHRA funny car
1976 Don Maxwell Sprint Car
1970 Edmunds Midget driven by Pancho Carter
1981 Edmunds Midget
1964 NASCAR Chevrolet Chevelle
1972 NASCAR Chevrolet Monte Carlo driven by Jack Ingram
1923 Ford Model T Track Roadster
1974 USAC Sprint Car
1937 Jerry Cook Chevrolet Modified – replica
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