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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...

Saratoga Automobile Museum adds to Lost Speedway program

Saratoga Springs, NY – The lineup for the Saratoga Automobile Museum’s annual Lost Speedways program got even better this week with the addition of noted sports car owner Rob Dyson, who will journey from his Poughkeepsie, NY home to discuss the IMSA championship winning LMP675 Prototype he recently donated to the...

Shop Talks at the Automobile Driving Museum

The Kaleidoscope of American Automotive Evolution  WHAT: Join the Automobile Driving Museum for a special Shop Talks lecture series with Jim Crabtree, Noted professional car historian and Phil Skinner, editor of Kelly Blue Book and Old Cars Weekly contributor. Presentations: Come to an interactive lecture series that will showcase the American Automobile throughout history...