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Hershey gears up for big Fall Meet

The AACA Eastern Division National Fall Meet will return to Hershey,  Pa., from Oct. 7-10. The meet is held on the grounds and parking lots surrounding Hersheypark and The Giant Center. Hershey is considered one of the largest antique automobile shows and flea markets in the United States and has been held each fall since...

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Mecum Auctions Returns to Dallas

MECUM AUCTIONS RETURNS TO DALLAS SEPT. 16-19 WITH MORE MUSCLE World’s Largest Collector Car Auction to Offer 1,000 Collector and Muscle Cars Mecum Auctions returns to the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas Sept. 16-19 with more than 1,000 American muscle cars, classics, Corvettes, hot rods, Resto Mods and more set to cross...

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Auction Express: $17.6 million Ferrari tops Monterey week

RM Sotheby’s sets new high-water mark at three-day Monterey sale RM Sotheby’s generated a new company record of $172.9 million in auction and post-auction private sales during its three-day Monterey event in California. The total bested the company’s 2014 Monterey performance by more than 20 percent, according to RM Sotheby’s. “We’ve certainly reached new...

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Two-Wheeled Time Capsule: The Greenfield Honda Auction

  One of the best inventions that were ever invented was the wheel. Whether it was 2 or 4 wheels, the wheel is always being re-invented. Ivan and Clyde Frizell grew up on the farm outside Greenfield, Iowa. Clyde and Ivan worked together and helped out on the farm. Ivan went off to the...

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Drew Brees ’69 Camaro SS at Vicari Auction

  NEW ORLEANS – The Vicari Auction Company is returning to the Big Easy for its 5th annual New Orleans Collector Car Auction on July 11. Up to 200 classics are expected to cross the auction block during the July auction held at Mardi Gras World on the New Orleans East Bank. The New...

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Texas auto dealer arrested during his auction

Old Cars Weekly reporter Greg Riley was on the scene of a car auction-turned-crime bust on Saturday, June 27. Texas authorities arrested three and impounded 56 cars. Note that charges have been filed but no one has been convicted. The case is under investigation. Read Riley’s firsthand account of the event… By Greg Riley...

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Rare cars at the Quam Car Collection Auction

VanDerBrink to auction unique collection Sept. 26, 2015, in Boone, Iowa   Grant Quam used to say, “You finally reach a point in life, when you can afford to buy the things that only the young can enjoy.” There’s a lot of wisdom in those words. He seemed to have sayings like this, for...