Museum News

Calling out to Fisher Body Craftsmen’s Guild alumni

The Gilmore Car Museum, located in Hickory Corners Michigan, will be hosting a display of Fisher Body Craftsmen’s Guild model cars and memorabilia from April 6 to October 1, 2019. The goal is to tell the story of the FBCG and how it impacted the lives and careers of the participating...

Groundbreaking Indy racecar on loan at the ACD Automobile Museum

  AUBURN – The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum received a 1925 Miller Junior 8 racecar on loan from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum of Indianapolis, Indiana. The Miller was the inspiration for the first successfully mass-produced front-wheel-drive automobile – the 1929 Cord L-29. “The 1925 Miller Junior 8 is one...

Artist Talk a the Gilmore Car Museum

Wednesday, September 12th from 3-5pm at the Gilmore Car Museum A special exhibit has been featured at the Gilmore Car Museum this summer highlighting the spirit of innovation that has been part of the automotive industry since its inception, and the League of Retired Automotive Designers keeps that spirit alive. As an informal...

The Pontiac Transportation Museum

By Denise L. Clumpner   On July 27 in Pontiac, Michigan, a dedicated group of local professionals, historians, collectors and auto enthusiasts together with museum founder and Executive Director Tim Dye hosted a much-anticipated event to unveil the newly-acquired former Crofoot School (currently being renovated)  that will house and preserve history...

ACD Automobile Museum has a new Executive Director & CEO

AUBURN – The Board of Trustees of the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum (ACDAM) is announced the appointment of Brandon J. Anderson as the ACDAM’s new Executive Director & CEO. He began his new role July 16, 2018. “We are looking forward to having Brandon lead our museum,” said Herb Horrom,...

1965 Ford Mustang designer to be honored at AACA Museum, Inc. gala

Hershey, PA – The designer of the original 1965 Ford Mustang will receive the AACA Museum, Inc. Automotive Heritage Award during the Museum’s annual gala fundraiser on Oct. 10th benefiting Homeland Hospice and the AACA Museum, Inc. The AACA Museum, Inc. Automotive Heritage Award is designed to honor and provide public recognition for an individual...