Author Archives: Mike Eppinger

Beat the winter blues with Carlisle Events and Auto Mania

CARLISLE, PA – Though the dust has barely settled on the 2017 Pennsylvania based Carlisle Events schedule, attentions are already focused on the first show of 2018, also taking place within the Keystone State. Auto Mania, an annual automotive flea market, takes place within Ag Hall and its surrounding lots every...

Mecum’s 2017 Vegas Auction

Walworth, Wis. –  Mecum will produce its first-ever Las Vegas collector-car auction on Nov. 16-18 at the Las Vegas Convention Center featuring an estimated 1,000 American muscle cars, classics, Corvettes, Hot Rods, Resto Mods and more to cross the auction block from approximately 20 surrounding states and Canada.   Among the “Main Attractions”...

The Williams-Clyne Gateway Exhibit Gallery now complete with Corvettes

Hershey, PA.- The Williams-Clyne Gateway Exhibit Gallery announced earlier this summer is now complete and started receiving visitors this past week during Hershey Meet Week.     This vintage automobile showroom is adorned with three Top Flight Corvettes from the National Corvette Restorer’s Society (NCRS). Current vehicles include 1953, 1956 and 1962 Corvettes, along with period dealership advertising and sales...

Harwood Motors offering seminars during the ‘Off-Season’

Harwood Motors announced the kickoff to their Off-Season Seminars. As the driving season comes to a close, they are offering fellow hobbyists something to do while most of our beloved cars are hibernating. Their first two seminars are set and ready to go. Join them in their 25,000 sq.ft. facility  in Macedonia,...

Walberg, Lowenthal Introduce National Historic Vehicle Register Act

  Washington, D.C.—U.S. Representatives Tim Walberg (R-MI) and Alan Lowenthal (D-CA) introduced bipartisan legislation to commemorate the legacy of American automobiles and highlight their role in our nation’s history. H.R. 4066, the National Historic Vehicle Register Act, will establish a standalone register at the Department of Interior that documents historically significant automobiles, trucks, and motorcycles....

Shelby – The Trans Am Years at the Simeone

Nov 18 – Cantwell and Kolasa discussion and book signing   The Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum welcomes back two of world’s leading Shelby experts on Saturday, November 18th. Chuck Cantwell spent four years working at Shelby American and was THE project engineer and driving force behind the GT350 program. Greg Kolasa is the Registrar of...

Eleventh Annual Parade of Trabants

Early this November, the only Trabant rally in the United States will be held at the International Spy Museum in Washington, DC.  Timed just days before the 28th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, folks will be celebrating the rare, horribly-made yet well-loved vintage cars that the Soviet Union...

Trunk or Treat at the AACA Museum

Hershey, PA – Calling all little zombies, witches, and wizards! Come enjoy the annual “Trunk or Treat” extravaganza at the AACA Museum, Inc. Admission is just $7 per person on Sunday, October 22, and kids 12 and under are invited to participate in the “Trunk or Treat” program from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.  ...

Auctions America now integrated into RM Sotheby’s

BLENHEIM, Ontario – RM Sotheby’s, the world’s largest collector car auction house for investment-quality automobiles, announces that effective immediately, its Auctions America subsidiary and all of the company’s auction events will be fully integrated into the RM Sotheby’s Group of Companies. Going forward, Auctions America will no longer operate as an independent...