Museum News

Saratoga Automobile Museum receives grant to combat distracted driving

Funds will support for Saratoga Automobile Museum’s distracting driving safety initiative   SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – The Saratoga Automobile Museum (“SAM” announced that they are receiving a grant of $5,500 for their distracted driving initiative from the Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Capital Region (“RMHC”). Beneficiaries of RMHC grants are...

Sloan Museum plans display at Courtland Center

FLINT, Mich. _ The Sloan Museum’s Buick Gallery will close for repairs February 25. While the building is closed, the Sloan Museum plans to continue a long history of displaying historic vehicles at Courtland Center Mall. A date for the exhibition to open has not been set.  From now until February 25, the Buick...

Gilmore Car Museum’s Speaker Series 2018

  Hickory Corners – Did you know that Henry Ford had experimented with what many consider an “oddball” X-8 engine layout to replace the simple 4-cylinder Model T? Or that Walt Disney had a connection to Kalamazoo and the early development of the Gilmore Car Museum? Have you ever heard or even experienced some of...

2018 Mecum Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction to feature the Tom Reese Collection

Prolific Illinois collector to offer 175 motorcycles this Jan. 23-27 at South Point Casino  Walworth, Wis. – Renown collector Tom Reese will bring 175-plus consignments of amazing motorcycles to headline this year’s 27th annual Mecum Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction. The event will feature an estimated 1,750 antique, vintage and collectible motorcycles scheduled to cross the...

18th Annual Antique Motorcycle exhibit at the National Packard Museum

18th Annual Antique Motorcycle Exhibit runs January 6 through May 20, 2018 (Warren, Ohio) — The National Packard Museum’s 18th Annual Antique Motorcycle Exhibit presents “The Motor” opens Saturday, January 6, 2018, and runs through May 20, 2018. This year’s exhibit features twenty five vintage American, European and Japanese motorcycles along with nine different motorcycle motors. ...

Worldwide Auctioneers offers up historic Mercedes-Benz

Auburn, IN. – Worldwide Auctioneers will present on of the most historically significant automobiles ever offered for public sale at its annual Scottsdale Auction in Arizona on January 17, when a 1939 Mercedes-Benz 770K Grosser Offener Tourenwagen goes under the hammer. Formerly part of the famed Imperial Palace Auto Collections and one of five surviving Offener...

Toast the New Year at the Gilmore Car Museum

Ring in the New Year at the Gilmore Car Museum! This classy museum event will feature an evening of fun and frivolity complete with a wide selection of appetizers, drinks, dancing, a car-themed photo booth complete with costumes and props, a champagne toast at midnight, and a stellar “ball” drop inside the museum!...