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Mecum goes big, again, in Kissimmee


Mecum’s January sale in Kissimmee, Fla., featured more than 2,600 collector vehicles crossing the block. More »

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Q&A with Kit Foster: February 27, 2014


Q. I was reading about the Sunoco antique car coins in the Q&A column (Jan. 9). It reminded me of an e-mail I received from a Pantown (a neighborhood in Saint Cloud, Minn.) homeowner. He was doing some remodeling in … More »

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The Automotive Circle of life


I just came off the road from a week of driving around and looking at fabulous antique tractors and cars. I just love that thrill of driving over a hill and seeing a sea of gleaming chrome and stainless all … More »

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Super low-mileage cars at Ft. Lauderdale Auctions America sale


Auctions America is delighted to announce a bevy of rare, desirable, low mileage cars at its annual Fort Lauderdale sale, March 14-16, including classic and modern examples ranging from a 1954 Chevrolet Corvette to a 2006 Ford GT. More »

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Sinkhole savior: Chevrolet to oversee restoration of historic Corvettes


Chevrolet will oversee restoration of the Corvettes damaged in a sinkhole at the Corvette National Museum this week. More »

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Backroads Gold

Coker will looking for barn finds like this “amazingly authentic” unrestored 1924 Mercer that appeared at the SEMA Show in 2012.

Last September, at the Antique Motorcycle Club of America National Meet in Davenport, Iowa, I was woofing down some kind of sandwich at the food stand while talking to Jeff and Sharon Powell, a couple of first-class MG and bicycle … More »

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Houston in high gear for Chevy Expo

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The Corvette/Chevy Expo will welcome the hosts of the new TV series “Corvette Nation” this weekend in Houston. More »

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Q&A with Kit Foster: February 13, 2014

Q. Chevs of the ’40s (Vancouver, Wash.,, 877-735-0587) has 16-inch rims and Chevrolet offered a four-speed column shift in 1968 and ’69. I only saw one in all the years I spent in Chevy dealerships. — Frank Johnson, via … More »

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See Mercedes-Benz through the years at Boca Raton Concours

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BOCA RATON, Fla. – The eighth annual Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance will showcase the history of Mercedes-Benz through the years during a weekend of events Feb. 21-23 at the Boca Raton Resort & Club. The three-day event benefits the Boys … More »

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WANTED: Quality car images for our Old Cars 2015 calendar


Would you like to see your vehicle pictured in the 2015 Old Cars Weekly collector calendar? The Old Cars Weekly staff invites readers to submit color slides, transparencies or digital images of their vehicles for use in our 2015 calendar. … More »

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