More than 500 lots went up for bid at Phelon Motorsports in Aiken, including 27 cars and three motorcycles.
A 1969 Lola Can-Am Series car originally owned by Roger Penske and driven by Mark Donohue was sold for $175,000. Phelon purchased the car in 1994 and installed a 486-cubic-inch Chevrolet big block engine that puts out 850 horsepower.
Other big-ticket items sold Tuesday were a 2010 Audi R8 for $112,000 and a 1995 Roush Ford Mustang for $100,000. Ten vehicles sold for more than $50,000 at the auction, which was conducted by Iron Horse Auction Co., of Rockingham, N.C.
Phelon died in March after a brief battle with brain cancer.