Iola Car Show

Trans-Am pony cars featured at 2017 Iola Car Show

The 2017 Iola Car Show will rev up visitors’ adrenaline by spotlighting all the street Trans-Am pony cars that were built for Sports Car Club of America series racing: The Ford Mustang Boss 302; Chevrolet Camaro Z/28; Pontiac Trans-Am; Mercury Cougar Eliminator 302; Plymouth AAR ’Cuda; Dodge Challenger T/A; and AMC Mark Donohue Signature...

2017 Iola Car Show welcomes Camaro and Firebird

IOLA, Wis. _ The Firebird and Camaro weren’t just an answer to the Ford Mustang, they were an answer to General Motors’ fans prayers. They’ll also be the focus of the 2017 Iola Car Show, to be held from July 6-8 in Iola, Wis. Up to the creation of the Camaro and Firebird for...

Iola 2017 to include ‘2nd Gen’ collector cars

  IOLA, Wis._ Wisconsin’s Iola Car Show has a long tradition of honoring some of the oldest vehicles in the industry. With the inclusion of “Second Generation Collector Vehicles,” or Neo-Classics, 2017 will be no exception.   “When Guy Carpenter approached us with his hopes to see this class of vehicles included in the...

Firebird to be given away at 2017 Iola Car Show

  IOLA, Wis. _ The Super Saturday Give Away has fast become a fan favorite of the Iola Car Show in recent years. This year attendees are invited to register for the free raffle-style drawings throughout the days of the show.  For the third consecutive year, the give-away will be headlined by a vehicle....

First Camaro, no. 100001, to be at Iola Car Show

Iola, WI – Fifty years ago marked GM’s entry into the sports car marketplace with the introduction of the Chevy Camaro. A direct response to the popular Ford Mustang, the advent of the Camaro sparked perhaps the most notable and significant automotive rivalry of the century. “The Camaro introduced high-end style, options and performance to...

2016 Iola Car Show welcomes 121,000 spectators

Just 12 days before the start of the 44th annual Iola Car Show, the town of Iola, Wis., began to mourn the passing of the event’s founder and its most famous citizen, Chester “Chet” Krause. Along with cofounder Cliff Mishler, Krause began the Iola Car Show in 1972 when he added automobiles to the...

IOLA ’16 to feature trucks and Chargers

The 2016 Iola Car Show in Iola, Wis., will feature all Dodge Chargers, from the original 1966 to today’s Hellcat, and trucks of all sizes and makes. Owners of trucks and Chargers are invited to register their vehicles for the displays. If it weren’t for the Dodge Charger sub-theme, the 2016 Iola Car Show...

10 things to see and do at 2015 Iola Old Car Show

Annual Wisconsin shindig is a feast for old car junkies The 2015 Iola Old Car Show will be held July 9-11 on the event’s dedicated showgrounds and around the Old Cars Weekly office in Iola, Wis. For this year’s event, show organizers have assembled a slate of great displays and new activities to keep...

Ryan Evans from Count’s Kustoms to visit Iola Old Car Show

  Vintage Works will have the opportunity to be a sponsor of the Iola Old Car Show this year, and is excited to bring a special guest to Iola. Mark your calendars, because Ryan Evans from Count’s Kustoms in Las Vegas will be with Vintage Works for two days at Iola at the Teamed...