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This is one of the Morgans that will travel from Pickersleigh Road enroute to one of the most northern points in Europe, Nordkapp, situated on the northern tip of Norway. Why? To help raise £50,000 for the Marfan Trust, an organization supporting patients dealing with this little known but so far incurable condition.… » 3/25/13 2:33pm 3/25/13 2:33pm

Centennial Edition Corvette ZR1 Drifts For Tatas

Pro difter Ryan Tuerck put a special ZR1's supercharged V8 to use torturing some tires for charity. This Carbon Flash 2012 Corvette ZR1 Centennial Edition is up for a raffle with the proceeds going to the Susan G. Komen breast cancer foundation. » 2/27/12 2:30pm 2/27/12 2:30pm

Beautiful 1964 Ford Fairlane sells for $700,000 to benefit charity

The star of this weekend's Barrett-Jackson auction in Las Vegas was this 1964 Ford Fairlane K-code which sold for an amazing $700,000 with all proceeds going to charity. This very red Fairlane was originally constructed by Rousch Industries as a promotional vehicle for the auction company. Last night it was auctioned… » 9/25/11 5:00pm 9/25/11 5:00pm

Brits Lose Collective Mind: Fiat 500 Goes For Nearly $400,000

Fiat 500s sell for around $16,000 to $22,000 USD. A little high, perhaps, but not unreasonable. Fiat 500s with some artist's scribbles all over the place apparently sell for around £200,000 (or about $390,540 USD with today's kick ass exchange rate). That's practically brain numbing. Yep, some English artist named… » 6/10/08 4:00pm 6/10/08 4:00pm

Brenda Priddy Auctions Off Rare Badge For Charity

Everyone's favorite spy photographer, Brenda Priddy (just kidding Hans, we love ya, too) is doing a bit of charity work, perhaps as punishment for bringing us the Hunks of SEMA gallery. All you have to do to help charity is bid on this extremely rare badge from the Dodge Journey, which was originally named the Dodge… » 12/13/07 5:00pm 12/13/07 5:00pm

Look Out Johnny Fairplay: Danny Bonaduce Auction at SEMA

How Danny Bonaduce went from being a cute, redheaded bass player to the scariest individual outside of San Quentin is a mystery for the ages. Well, not as much a mystery as the confluence of Colombian cocaine, anabolic steroids and intense upper-body workouts. Nonetheless, the redheaded bodyslammer of marginal… » 10/31/07 1:29pm 10/31/07 1:29pm

Car Spy Photographer Brenda Priddy Auctions Off Jaguar XF Prototype…

A-list car spy photographer (and sometimes Jalopnik contributor) Brenda Priddy's always one to use her unique "star-like" status in the industry to make some dough for those less fortunate. Just as an example, last year she put herself in "jail" to look for some straight-to-charity bail money. This year however, she's… » 8/08/07 12:30pm 8/08/07 12:30pm

Team Polizei Found Fund to Benefit Family of Gumball Crash Victims

Our pals at Team Polizei have pledged $10,000 toward the creation of a fund to benefit the family of Vladimir and Margarita Cepuljoski, the couple who died after an accident involving Gumballers Nick Morley and Matthew McConville last week in Macedonia. Other ralliers have expressed interest in helping the Cepuljoskis' … » 5/08/07 4:00pm 5/08/07 4:00pm

Angel of Bull: Versace-Edition Lambo Auctioned for AIDS Charity

In the tony environs of Los Angeles, there exists a secret society of trophy wives, fading actresses and other members of the scratching-for-the-middle set. Not that there's anything wrong with that. And it's not secret in the least. In fact, the The Rodeo Drive Committee of the City of Beverly Hills is a high-profile… » 2/12/07 9:46am 2/12/07 9:46am

Star-Studded Event Sells GS 450h Under MSRP!

Over at ForbesAutos, Nate Chapnick tells the tale of a Lexus GS450 that went for four grand under MSRP in a Hollywood charity auction for marine conservancy Oceana. Although entry to the event cost people 500 to 1,500 ducats, people started leaving when the car, donated by the Toyota unit, actually went on the block.… » 11/17/06 11:45pm 11/17/06 11:45pm