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SVRA Spring Vintage Festival Weekend

ELKHART LAKE, Wis.- Racing’s glorious past will be celebrated May 19 – 21 during the SVRA Spring Vintage Festival Weekend at Road America. The season kick-off event will bring the past back to life with the sights and sounds from motorsport’s pioneering age both on and off the track. The event includes a packed schedule...

Camaro & Firebird celebrate 50 years at AACA Museum

HERSHEY, Pa. _  This summer the AACA Museum will highlight several varieties of iconic American muscle cars — namely Camaros and Firebirds as they celebrate their 50th anniversary. The Camaro & Firebird 50th Anniversary exhibit is currently on display at the museum and will run through Oct. 8. 50th Anniversary exhibit cars: 1967 Chevrolet Camaro SS –...

Cobra class planned at Concours d’Elegance of America

PLYMOUTH, Mich. _ Ten of the most significant Shelby Cobras from across the country will be featured at this year’s Concours d’Elegance of America. Collectors such as Gary Bartlett, Robert and Tom Kurtz and Chuck Ungurean will be displaying their Shelby Cobras Sunday, July 30, at the Inn at St. John’s. Tickets on Sale...

Boyertown Museum re-opens

BOYERTOWN, Pa. _ The Boyertown Museum of Historic Vehicles is open to the public again. Concrete was poured, vehicles were re-arranged, walls were painted, lots of things were cleaned, and now they are back in business. The official grand re-opening is planned May 27 from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Live blacksmithing will be going...

Auction Recap: Auctions America Auburn Spring Sale

AUBURN, Ind. _ Auctions America achieved one of its best Auburn Spring results to date May 11 – 13, generating nearly $10.2 million in total sales at the Auburn Auction Park. The three-day sale saw nearly 350 vehicles and 450 lots of automobilia cross the podium. A featured attraction of this year’s Auburn Spring...

Automodello plans limited ’71 Lincoln model run

This summer marks the 100th anniversary of Lincoln Motor Car Co. With approval by the Ford Motor Co. Automodello will release a 1:24-scale 1971 Continental Mark III Platinum Edition in Triple White — a very popular color combination for Lincoln models in this scale. Automodello will build just 100 Triple White resin models at $395.95. Each special edition...

Team Cunningham Jaguar E-Type for sale at Carmel

San Francisco – Bonhams  announced a very special leading consignment for a very special anniversary. This August will be Bonhams’ 20th year hosting a collector car auction during the Monterey Peninsula Car Week, and this year’s sale promises no shortage of the finest, world-class automobiles. Consigned to Bonhams’ renowned Quail Lodge Auction is the...

One-millionth Porsche 911 rolls off the production line

ATLANTA /PRNewswire/ — It is the quintessential sports car for everyday driving, and a style icon that is unmistakable as both the face and heart of the Porsche brand: the 911. In Zuffenhausen the one-millionth model rolled off the production line – a Carrera S in the special color “Irish Green,” with numerous exclusive features...

Documentary about Italian car and motorcycle maker Iso Rivolta

The Iso Rivolta Chronicles tells the story of one of Italy’s visionary motorcycle and automotive manufacturers, Iso Rivolta. Iso Rivolta was an Italian Pioneering automotive brand of the 50s and 60s. A family business led by Renzo Rivolta. In the late 40s, Renzo decided to transform his company from the production of refrigerators to the...

Classic Industries acquires California Mustang Parts and California Muscle Parts

Huntington Beach, Calif. – Classic Industries announced the acquisition of California Mustang Parts, California Muscle Parts, and Highway Classics, which is located in the City of Industry, California. California Mustang has been serving Mustang enthusiasts with their mail order restoration parts catalog since 1976, and in its 40-plus years of existence has established itself as...