More than halfway complete, eBay Motors’ cross-country “On the Road” tour brings the latest upgrades to the Motor City
DETROIT, MI – August 15, 2017 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – This Saturday, August 19, eBay Motors will give millions of automotive fans a chance to check out its rebuild progress on a custom 1967 Mustang Fastback at Detroit’s Woodward Dream Cruise. As the third pit stop of the eBay Motors ‘On the Road’ cross-country tour, the Fastback is more than halfway complete.
“The Woodward Dream Cruise is about connecting and celebrating enthusiasts who have a passion for all things automotive. At eBay, we’re always looking for moments of inspiration where we can help enable our buyers to find the exact part or car they’re looking for at a great price,” said Suzy Deering, Chief Marketing Officer of eBay North America. “For more than sixteen years, eBay Motors has been the ultimate automotive destination, offering some of the widest selection of auto parts and vehicles to help enthusiasts and everyday drivers fuel their interests – whether it’s a part for their next upgrade or a one-of-a-kind classic car.”
K.C. Mathieu, Automotive Artist, will meet with fans to reveal the latest installations on the Fastback, he says, “This weekend, I’ll be hanging out with eBay Motors at one of the biggest auto celebrations in the world, the Woodward Dream Cruise. Together, we’ll be paying homage to both classic cars and modern performance vehicles. Our vision with this Fastback is a ‘rowdy restomod,’ and customization is integral. This weekend we’re unveiling the completed metal work and will discuss our wheel and tire selection. eBay Motors has a massive selection of parts and accessories, which definitely enabled us to choose unique items that will help us take this car to the limit!”
eBay Woodward Dream Cruise Pop-up Garage – August 19
At the Woodward Dream Cruise, the eBay Motors pop-up garage will be located at Ford’s “Driving Skills for Life” venue at the Woodward Avenue Westborn Market (27659 Woodward, Berkley).
K.C. Mathieu will also host visitor giveaways, and give an up-close look at the Fastback’s build progress. eBay Motors will also host a live demonstration at noon EDT and Q&A’s with attendees at 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. EDT.
eBay Motors “On the Road” Tour Schedule
Following the Woodward Dream Cruise in Detroit, the Fastback will visit:
- Goodguys West Coast Nationals in Pleasanton, CA – August 25-27
- SEMA in Las Vegas, NV – October 31 – November 3
Fans can also follow the Mustang’s final progress virtually on the eBay Motors blog, which includes behind-the-scenes footage, Facebook Live check-ins, and real-time updates from the car build team – which include gearhead Mike Finnegan and TV Host and Racing Analyst Rutledge Wood – on social media.
About eBay Motors
eBay Motors (www.ebay.com/motors), a part of eBay (Nasdaq: EBAY), one of the world’s largest marketplaces for buying and selling all things automotive. The site offers everyday cars for everyday drivers, as well as collector cars, motorcycles, auto parts and accessories.
Source: eBay Motors