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Fall Hershey rolls out automobiles as art

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  The Antique Automobile Club of America 2013 Eastern Division National Fall Meet, hosted by the Hershey Region, will take place Oct. 9-12 in Hershey, Pa. The theme this year is “Rolling Art on Wheels.” Considered one of the largest … More »

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Calling all drivers to Minnesota: Antique car run is Aug. 10

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Antique cars from around the country are going to Minnesota to tour. The New London to New Brighton Antique Car Run is scheduled to begin at 7 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 10, from New London. More »

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East and West Coast tours meet in Nebraska for Lincoln Highway’s 100th

Steven Murphy of Chicago drove his beautiful and rare 1940 Buick convertible sedan on the entire East-to-West tour.

To observe the centennial of the first transcontinental highway, the Lincoln Highway Association organized two week-long driving tours, one heading west from New York City and the other motoring east from San Francisco. The 130 cars, nearly evenly divided between westbound and eastbound, met in the middle in Kearney, Neb., during the noon hour on June 30. More »

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Corvairs cruisin’ to Gilmore Car Museum

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The West Michigan Corvair Club is hosting their 43rd Annual Corvair Society of America’s International Convention Car Show at the Gilmore Car Museum on Saturday, July 20. More »

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New coin commemorates Henry Ford’s 150th

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The Early Ford V-8 Foundation has been licensed by the Ford Motor Company to offer a Commemorative Coin that celebrates the 150th birth date of Henry Ford (1863-1947). More »

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The Winning Field: 2012 Golden Quill Awards

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The Golden Quill Award is issued by the staff of Old Cars Weekly to provide special recognition of literary achievement that boosts the hobby. And the 2012 winners are… More »

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VMCCA celebrates its 75th year with array of national tours

Anything pre-war can show up on a AAA Glidden Tour.  And a crowd of car nuts is bound to show up and check out each car. (Photo courtesy Veteran Motor Car Club of America)

The Veteran Motor Car Club of America has six national tours planned this year, exploring different parts of the country. More »

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Nationals feature more than 550 muscle cars and Corvettes

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Many of the finest muscle cars and Corvettes on the globe were assembled in a “World Class” setting for the 2012 Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals. More »

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Bear hugs: Teddys ‘drive’ vintage cars to hospital

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The Olympic Vintage Auto Club has been collecting and donating teddy bears to Harrison Hospital in Silverdale, Wash., for the past 12 years. More »

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‘Cars, Guitars and Stars’ to benefit Sandy victims

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SAN JOSE, Calif. – Mike Hennessy, producer of Hot San Jose Nights Car Show and Car Guy Channel TV Show,  in conjunction with The San Jose Mercury News and the San Jose Rotary Disaster Relief committee have announced a benefit … More »

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