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Owls Head Transportation Museum’s 36th annual auto auction Saturday

This 1934 Timmis/ Ford V8 Roadster is one of just 21 ever made. It is among the fine vehicles to be offered for sale at the 36th Annual New England Auto Auction on Saturday, Aug. 17.

Owls Head Transportation Museum’s 36th Annual New England Auto Auction is this Saturday, Aug. 17. More »

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Godspeed to ‘Mrs. Speedway’ – Joyce Smith

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The Speedway Motors family is mourning the loss of Joyce Smith, “Mrs. Speedway.” Joyce was co-founder of Speedway motors; wife of “Speedy” Bill Smith; mother to Carson, Craig, Clay and Jason Smith; and a great friend to an extended family of thousands of Speedway Motors employees, business associates and customers. More »

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Weekend celebration to launch ’60 Years of ‘Vette’ display at ACM

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Beginning Aug. 9, ACM will become a Corvette hotbed as the museum celebrates six decades of America’s quintessential sports car with the debut of the “60 Years of Vette” exhibit. More »

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Mullin Automotive Museum to debut 1930 G.A.R. at Pebble Beach

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The Mullin Automotive Museum will debut its restored 1930 G.A.R. Type B5 Roadster (chassis No. 795) at the 63rd Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance on Aug. 18. More »

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Corvairs cruisin’ to Gilmore Car Museum

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The West Michigan Corvair Club is hosting their 43rd Annual Corvair Society of America’s International Convention Car Show at the Gilmore Car Museum on Saturday, July 20. More »

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Calling all customs, restos: Saratoga Auto Museum needs you

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NOMINATE YOUR CAR FOR our “RE-MADE IN AMERICA” EXHIBIT The Saratoga Automobile Museum is currently accepting applications from enthusiasts throughout the region who would like to see their vehicles featured in the upcoming “RE-MADE IN AMERICA” exhibit, set to run … More »

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See ‘Sensuous Steel’ for an automotive Art Deco treat

1936 Delahaye 135M Figoni and Falaschi Competition Coupe. Jim Patterson/The Patterson Collection, Louisville, KY. Photograph © 2013 Peter Harholdt

The new “Sensuous Steel” exhibit features spectacular automobiles from the 1930s and 1940s that exemplify the classic elegance, luxurious materials, and iconography of motion that characterizes vehicles influenced by the Art Deco style. More »

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Florida Hot Spot: Dezer Collection Museum comes to North Miami

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The Dezer Collection Museum in North Miami, Fla., transports guests back to the inception of one of mankind’s greatest inventions — the automobile. Featuring cars spanning back to the turn of the 20th century, the museum’s American Classics exhibition highlights … More »

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New coin commemorates Henry Ford’s 150th

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The Early Ford V-8 Foundation has been licensed by the Ford Motor Company to offer a Commemorative Coin that celebrates the 150th birth date of Henry Ford (1863-1947). More »

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Wagons & Woodies head to Northeast Classic Car Museum

Production photo of Wagonmasters, a full-length documentary film, that offers glimpses into the lives of such wagon enthusiasts, and tells the story of the station wagon as it represents a changing America over the last one hundred years.

On May 18, the Northeast Classic Car Museum in Norwich, N.Y., will present its new exhibit, “Wagons & Woodies: From Depot Hack to Station Wagon.” More »

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