Muscle flexed at Gilmore Car Museum

HICKORY CORNERS, Mich. ‘ The Gilmore Car Museum in Hickory Corners, Mich., has assembled 22 of the world’s rarest muscle cars for its “Michigan Dream Garage – The Ultimate Muscle Cars” exhibit. This display will run throughout the museum’s 2007 season, which begins May 1.
 
The Gilmore Car Museum looked beyond its own car collection and sought out benchmark cars from private collectors to create the display. Included in this new imagination-revving exhibition are a 1964 Pontiac GTO; six authentic Yenko Chevrolets, one of which was formerly owned by baseball star Reggie Jackson; the 1963 Impala “Grey Ghost,” which was recently restored by Boyd Codington; and more.

The Gilmore Car Museum’s 41st season begins on May 1 and will remain open daily from of 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and until 6 p.m. on weekends. The museum is midway between Kalamazoo, Grand Rapids and Battle Creek, on M-43 and Hickory Road. Learn more about the Gilmore Car Museum at www.GilmoreCarMuseum.org, or call the museum at 269-671-5089.

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