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Fall Carlisle to welcome 100,000 car lovers

This year’s Fall Carlisle will run from Sept. 30 to Oct. 4 and again welcome roughly 100,000 old car lovers to one of the collector car hobby’s premier events. Fall Carlisle offers a massive automotive-based swap meet where millions of automotive pieces and parts are for sale, a car corral boasting thousands of vehicles...


Factory One to become research and archive center

GM and Kettering University have announced plans to transform the Flint, Mich., Durant-Dort Factory One into a research and archive center. The building, which houses rich automotive manufacturing history, has been chosen to relocate Kettering’s automotive collection of archives.


Q&A With Kit Foster: Aug. 22, 2015

Q. This is definitely a greyhound-looking ornament, but with a “GEM Chicago” stamp on the base. Who and what vehicle does this belong to? When was this figurine manufactured and by which company? — Markus Delirious, via e-mail

RM Ferrari

Auction Express: $17.6 million Ferrari tops Monterey week

RM Sotheby’s sets new high-water mark at three-day Monterey sale RM Sotheby’s generated a new company record of $172.9 million in auction and post-auction private sales during its three-day Monterey event in California. The total bested the company’s 2014 Monterey performance by more than 20 percent, according to RM Sotheby’s. “We’ve certainly reached new...