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This Donald Trump edition limo is said to have been previously owned by the current president himself is now for sale.

President Trump 1988 Cadillac limo now offered for sale

One-of-two “Trump Cadillac” limousine now offered by UK seller A 1988 Cadillac stretch limousine formerly owned by President Donald Trump is now offered for sale on the Exchange and Mart website, according to British media service Newspress. “This is a unique vehicle that offers a rare opportunity for collectors and enthusiasts to buy a...

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2017 Concours d’Elegance of Texas

Arlington, TX – The Concours d’Elegance of Texas announced that it will hold its annual three-day vintage car celebration event in the Arlington Entertainment District (previously hosted in the Houston area). The Concours d’Elegance of Texas is one of the largest vintage motoring and luxury lifestyle events in the state, a world-class gathering of collector...

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Ferrari headlines RM Sotheby’s Amelia Island sale

BLENHEIM, Ontario – RM Sotheby’s unveiled  he final highlight for its forthcoming Amelia Island sale: the exceptionally pure, matching-numbers 1950 Ferrari 166 MM Barchetta, chassis no. 0058 M. Offered from one of America’s leading car collections, the revered 166 MM rounds out a stellar lineup for RM’s two-day sale at the Amelia Island Ritz-Carlton, March...

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Prestone 90 years strong

Lake Forest, Ill. – Before Prestone started in 1927 with the introduction of its breakthrough ethylene glycol formula, drivers had been using highly flammable alcohol. Now celebrating its 90th Anniversary, Prestone Products Corporation has grown to become the leader in under-the-hood chemicals and its iconic yellow jug continues to be the choice to protect...

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Royal Cadillac Limousine ‘Duchess’ at Amelia Concours

Edward VIII’s unique Cadillac limousine will take center stage at the 22nd annual Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance. Royal tradition holds that the British Sovereign’s car is a Daimler, but the man who abdicated the throne of England in 1936 for the love of an American girl became a Cadillac man in 1941. King Edward VIII...

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Optimus Prime replica truck coming to Carlisle

CARLISLE, PA – The Hasbro brand is known for its hugely successful line of toys and in some cases, the movies and/or TV shows those toys have spawned. One such toy line and franchise is Transformers. In 2017, the Carlisle Truck Nationals will showcase an Optimus Prime fan-built replica truck, August 4-6 at the...

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‘Airstream Ranch’ removed in Florida

SEFFNER, Fla.- Travelers driving on Interstate 4 between Tampa and Orlando will no longer notice the strange lineup of eight Airstream trailers rising from the earth. The so-called “Airstream Ranch,” was first constructed nearly 10 years ago by Frank Bates who owned Airstream of Central Florida. It was similar to the famed “Cadillac Ranch”...

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A doozy among doozies at the Milwaukee Concours

Milwaukee Concours d’Elegance – When it comes to being a real doozy, Gary Ornazian’s 1929 Duesenberg convertible coupe is about as real as it gets. “It has its original body, chassis, engine, transmission and interior,” the Troy, Michigan, businessman says. “It was repainted in the mid-1950s, but it’s always been black.” The Model J will be...

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AACA & CCCA announce ‘Triple Crown’ meet

HERSHEY, Pennsylvania – In what can only be described as an historic event, two of the world’s oldest and grandest car clubs, The Antique Automobile Club of America and the Classic Car Club of America, will join together this Spring to host a combined national meet. Scheduled May 11-13 in the Classic Car Capital...

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Keels & Wheels Uncorked to honor Dave Ward

The 8th Annual Keels & Wheels Uncorked event will honor legendary news anchor Dave Ward on Thursday, March 23, 2017 from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Mercedes-Benz of Houston Greenway, inside their showroom located at 3900 Southwest Freeway, Houston 77027.  Ward has established himself as the most-watched and beloved Houston newsanchor through his tireless...