Museum News

Little Red Corvettes

‘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...

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Gilmore Car Museum turns 50

The Gilmore Car Museum’s upcoming “The Donald Gilmore Classic” will feature Pre-War Vehicles, 1896-1942 just like the cars Donald Gilmore was known for collecting. This new show will be held May 21 and be part of a year-long celebration commemorating the Gilmore Car Museum’s 50th anniversary. Special awards will be given foroldest car, furthest driven, and best dressed...

Studebaker National Museum Announces the 2016 “Champion”

The Studebaker National Museum announced its 2016 “Champion” —  Rebecca J. Bonham.  Mrs. Bonham will be honored at the Museum’s Fifteenth Annual Hall of Champions Dinner, on Thursday, April 21, 2016, at the Museum. The purpose of the Hall of Champions Dinner is to honor an outstanding individual and/or company that has contributed to the...

Jerrys Classic Cars

Jerry’s Classic Cars & Collectibles Museum turns 20

Jerry’s Classic Cars & Collectibles Museum, Pottsville, PA, will be celebrating their 20th anniversary this year. What started out as a hobby and a place to house a collection of classic cars soon took on a life of its own. In 1996 Jerry Enders and wife Janet opened the early 1900’s former Morgan Studebaker...

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ACD Museum hosts retired designers

The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum embraced the opportunity to display some concept drawings by members of the League of Retired Automotive Designers as they designed their own modern versions of Auburns, Cords, and Duesenbergs. This display is in the Gallery of Classics and will be closing after the presentation.    On Wednesday, April 20...

Cars of the Capital

Historic Vehicle Association to feature presidential automobiles

WASHINGTON, PRNewswire _ The Historic Vehicle Association (HVA) announced that its second Cars at the Capital exhibition on the National Mall in Washington, DC will feature two iconic presidential automobiles: President Taft’s 1909 White Steam Car, the first White House limousine; and the 1962 Willys ‘Jeep’ CJ-6 President Reagan used at the Reagan Ranch...

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Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum receives grant

The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum has received a $38,232 Heartland Fund matching challenge grant from the Jeffris Family Foundation of Janesville, Wis. The grant will fund 50 percent of the cost of a Historic Structure Report for the former Auburn Automobile Company administration building, built in 1929 in Auburn, Ind. The building is...

Donald Davidson

ACD Automobile Museum honors the 100th running of the Indy 500

Donald Davidson, the official historian of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, will speak on the history of the Indianapolis 500 and on the 100th running of the greatest spectacle in racing on Wednesday, April 6 at the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum. The program, including a question and answer period, will begin at 5:00 p.m....

1915 Pullman

Boyertown Museum of Historic Vehicles adds to its collection

Boyertown, PA – The Boyertown Museum of Historic Vehicles announced the newest addition to its fine collection of Pennsylvania-built automobiles—a 1915 Pullman Speedster. This fine automobile is actually a reconstruction of a 1914 Gentleman’s Roadster or Speedster built by a noted historian and Pullman restorer. Using original specifications from the Pullman Motor Car Company,...

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America On Wheels Museum debuts Cars of the 20th Century

Allentown, PA – America On Wheels Museum announced the debut of their changing exhibit, A Century of Performance – Cars of the 20th Century. The exhibit debuts for (6) months beginning April 16th beginning at 10 a.m.  There will be a private sneak-peak opening at 9:30 a.m. for museum members. The exhibit will run through October 30th....