Museum News

HVA releases documentary on the McGee Roadster

The Historic Vehicle Association released its documentary film, “The McGee Roadster: Hot Rod Legend.”   The film takes a deep dive into the birth of hot rodding in America — the trends, styles and history throughout the decades. View never-before-seen photos and hear the behind-the-scenes story from hot rod legends and the men...

AACA to purchase new building for headquarters and library

The Antique Automobile Club of America entered a contract on Sept. 22 to purchase a new building in Hershey, Pa., to house its headquarters and library. “It took several months to go through everything and get it to a contractual position,” said Tom Cox, 2017 president of the AACA. “We signed...

Simeone names the 2017 Spirit of Competition award winner

  The Simeone Foundation Auto Museum announced their annual Spirit of Competition award winner. The Spirit of Competition represents the most prestigious award conferred by the Foundation. Each year a distinguished figure from motorsports who has a specific inspirational message is selected.  Automotive impresario, founder and director of the Amelia Island...

Clyne Gateway Exhibit Gallery coming to AACA Museum Inc.

Hershey, PA. –  The AACA Museum, Inc announced their newest project – the Clyne Gateway Exhibition Gallery. Construction of this new gallery began in late summer and is planned to be complete by fall of 2017. As you can see from the rendering, this space will have a vintage automotive showroom...

America’s Car Museum is looking for cars

America’s Car Museum is creating an exciting new exhibit named Through the Lens: Cars Defined by an American Century. The concept for this fresh exhibit is based on the idea that American history and the automobile are inextricably intertwined thus making cars the perfect lens to entertain and educate Museum guests.  Opening...

AACA Museum to premiere Tucker Torpedo

HERSHEY, Pa. _ As part of this year’s Night at the Museum Gala at the AACA Museum, Inc., the AACA will host the first public appearance of the Tucker Torpedo concept car. The Torpedo’s first public appearance on October 4 at the AACA Museum will be as a work in progress allowing people to see the...

Legends of Lime Rock at the Simeone

For the first time ever, the Simeone Automotive Foundation Museum has teamed up with Lime Rock Park and sponsor Vintage Racecar | Vintage Roadcar magazine to offer a special event, “Cars, Drivers, Stories,” a driver reunion event taking place at the Simeone Automotive Foundation Museum in Philadelphia, PA. This one of a kind event that celebrates the Legends...