Car Shows

This 1932 Packard 900 Light Eight Coupe Roadster, owned by Gordon and Janet Apker of Des Moines, Wash., will be at the inaugural Arizona Concours. (Michael Tobian photo)

New concours added to January Arizona auction action

Usually, auctions accompany concours d’elegances, but in a logical flip, a new concours has been added to the dizzying slate of automotive activities already occurring in Arizona during January. The inaugural Arizona Concours d’Elegance, to be held at the historic Arizona Biltmore Resort and Hotel in Phoenix on Jan. 12, will jump-start the Arizona...

‘Major changes’ announced for Carlisle Events in 2013

Spring Auburn returns to a May date; Carlisle Events adds personnel to support growth CARLISLE, PA – 2013 will be the 39th year of automotive-themed events hosted at the Carlisle (Pa.) Fairgrounds and promoted by the Miller families; however, Carlisle Events will enter the new year having undergone a substantial makeover.  In fact, before...

The 1954 Mercury XM-800 today, owned by Chicago Vintage Motor Carriage.

Mercury XM-800 concept car to appear at 2012 Iola Old Car Show

Stephen Murphy, curator and restoration specialist at Chicago Vintage Motor Carriage, today confirmed the 1954 Mercury XM-800 concept car from The Richard H. Driehaus Collection would appear at the Iola Old Car Show from July 12-15 in Iola, Wis. According to Old Cars Weekly‘s out-of-print book “American Dream Cars,” the XM-800 was originally billed...

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Engines will rev along the Emerald Coast

Classic cars, hot rods and the young and old people who love them will gear up for the seventh annual Emerald Coast Cruizin’ to be held Nov. 7-12 in Panama City Beach, Fla. The event’s fun, food and music takes place at Frank Brown Park along Panama City Beach Parkway, as well as at...

Fords to be featured at Fall Jefferson

Fall is here and so is the 34th Annual Fall Jefferson Swap Meet and Car Show on Sept. 23-25 in Jefferson, Wis. The featured vehicles will be all Fords, and a 1968 Shelby will be on display in the main building. The Swap Meet and Car Corral are open all weekend, and the Car...