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Curtain rises on renowned Milhous Collection

Simon Clay © 2011 courtesy RM Auctions RM Auctions will lift the gavel on the renowned Milhous Collection during a multi-day sale near Palm Beach, Fla., February 2012. Featuring an unprecedented collection of automobiles, mechanical musical instruments and collectibles, the … More »

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New cable programming for car buffs

Good news, couch potatoes and car collectors. The SPEED™ channel has even more programming for car buffs. Just launched in July is The Car Show with a celebrity cast and, coming this fall, a 13-episode Chop Cut Rebuild of a … More »

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Tour brings out best in convertibles

The OpenAir Classic convertible tour set to explore Wisconsin’s “Driftless Region” backroads Aug. 18-21 has “about a dozen” open grid spots now available to non-members according to Gary Knowles of Madison, Wis., co-founder and co-director. “We limit the grid to … More »

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VMCCA to hold Western National Tour

LARAMIE, Wyo. — The Veteran Motor Car Club of America will hold its 2011 Western National Tour from Aug. 21-26. The tour is open to all makes and models of cars built in 1986 and earlier. A five-day hub tour, … More »

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Car of the Week: 1949 Hudson Super Six

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Today, Jerry Van Horn’s beautifully restored Hudson bears little resemblance to the weathered hulk he took back from Mother Nature in 1972. More »

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Iola Old Car Show 2011 in pictures

By Angelo Van Bogart The fin cars were out en masse for the 39th annual Iola Old Car Show in Iola, Wis., which featured Dodge and De Soto automobiles when it was held in the hometown of Old Cars Weekly … More »

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Car of the Week: 1967 Pontiac LeMans Sprint

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John Mingesz probably had much in common with a lot of other car shoppers when he decided to pull the trigger and buy his 1967 Pontiac LeMans Sprint. More »

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Antique Boat Museum hosts inaugural car show

CLAYTON, N.Y. – The Antique Boat Museum (ABM), situated on the banks of the magnificent St. Lawrence River, will be the setting for a classic car show on Sunday, July 17. The show will be unique, combining over 50 impressive … More »

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RM to sell celebrity Packard and ‘Ghost Car’

The “Al Jolson Packard” – 1932 Packard Twin Six Individual Custom Convertible Sedan (Shooterz.biz © 2011 courtesy RM Auctions) RM Auctions will lift the curtain on a famous 1932 Packard Twin Six Individual Custom Convertible Sedan, purchased new by American … More »

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Iowa celebrates Model A Day

The Hawk A Model A Ford Club is hosting its third annual Iowa Model A Day on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011 in Amana, Iowa. Organizers say the intent and purpose is to bring Model A owners, Model A enthusiasts and … More »

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