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Road Race Lincoln comes to Lincoln Heritage Museum

HICKORY CORNERS, Mich. _ The only known surviving “Road Race Lincoln,” a 1954 Lincoln Capri that took first place in the 1954 Carrera Panamericana race, will be on display at the Lincoln Motor Car Heritage Museum from July 15 through Sept. 15. The car, which finished first in the Big Stock Car class, is...

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Off-Road Adventures for the Summer at the AACA Museum

Sponsored by:  National Parts Depot & Brenner Jeep Family Hershey, PA – It’s time for some Off-Road adventure this summer at the Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) Museum as they feature their newest exhibit “Early Off-Roaders” celebrating the fun and adventure of these early SUVs including the 50th Anniversary of the Ford Bronco and the...

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What’s going on at the Simeone?

Voting is open for Le Mans Choice Demo Day The Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum announced this year’s debut of their newest Demo Day, Le Mans Choice. This is a chance for old car enthusiasts to select fours cars to view in this special driving demonstration run. This year they have 27 cars, all with Le Mans history,...

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BMW featured at America’s Car Museum

TACOMA, Wash. – To celebrate 100 years of BMW, America’s Car Museum (ACM) is opening a new exhibit on May 7 – “BMW: Propelling a Century of Innovation” – to highlight some of the brand’s most gripping vehicles. BMW has amassed a strong sub-culture by redefining performance luxury vehicles, such as the 1973 BMW...

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Missouri home to new classic car museum

Guy Mace knows his cars — all 67 of them — and soon the public can get to know them, too. On the eve of the 90th anniversary of the “birth” of Route 66, Mace announced his plans to open the Route 66 Car Museum June 15 on “The Mother Road” at at 1634 W....

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Gilmore Museum offers Model T driving lessons

Imagine your next car without a gas pedal, fuel gauge or windshield wipers. No, it’s not the latest version of the Google self-driving car nor the newest model Tesla electric car.  It’s technology that was introduced by Henry Ford more than 100 years ago on the Ford Model T. And old car buffs can...

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Children’s Activity Days set for ACD Museum

AUBURN – The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum will be hosting a number of Children’s Activity Days throughout June and July. Each of the days will start at 10 a.m. and conclude at 3 p.m. Campers can learn about the ACD Museum and its history through hands-on activities, presentations and interaction with exhibits. “This...

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Liberace’s Rolls Royce rolls into Hollywood Cars Museum

LAS VEGAS – Now rolling into The Liberace Garage at the Hollywood Cars Museum in all of its red, white and blue splendor, is the late entertainer’s Bicentennial Rolls Royce, a 1952 Silver Dawn two light convertible London Motor Show car. Designed for the “Liberace Show ’76,” the car was used on stage at the...

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Don O’Reilly Collection arrives at AACA Library

HERSHEY, Pa. _ A trailer truck load of literature has arrived at the AACA Library & Research Center in Hershey, Pa. The double and triple stacked 54-foot commercial trailer was full of literature, films and ephemera mostly about the world of racing amassed by the former publisher of Speed Age, Don O’Reilly. The collection...

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‘Little Red Corvettes’ at AACA in tribute to Prince

April 23, 2016 (Hershey, PA)- The AACA Museum hosted Cars 4 Critters Sports & Exotics Car Show which was open to a wide variety of sports & exotic car makes and models. In honor of Prince – they put out a call to all red Corvette owners to see how many “Little Red Corvettes” they could get...