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Mulholland Speedster Owner Bruce Wanta, Mulholland Speedster Builder Troy Ladd, Show Producer Nicole Meguiar, Meguiar's President Barry Meguiar, 1930 Cadillac 452 V-16 owner Fred Lax

1936 Mulholland, 1930 Cadillac top Benedict Castle Concours

RIVERSIDE, Calif. _ The 1936 Mulholland Speedster and 1930 Cadillac 452 V-16 won Best in Show honors at the third annual Benedict Castle Concours d’ Elegance. The 1936 Speedster, owned by Bruce Wanta and built over the course of six years by tTroy Ladd and his team at Hollywood Hot Rods, took home the...

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ATHS Truck Show set for Des Moines

  When: May 25-27, 2017 Where: Iowa State Fairgrounds, Des Moines, Iowa By: Presented by American Truck Historical Society The 37th Annual ATHS National Convention & Truck Show, the largest annual vintage truck show in the world, will be held May 25-27, 2017 at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa. They anticipate 1,000 vintage trucks,...

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Barber Motorsports Park to stage 3rd Annual Barber Historics

Birmingham, AL – The 3rd Annual Barber Historics showcases historically significant racecars of all marques from the early days of the sport through the 1980s. The ticketed event, with vintage auto racing sanctioned by the Historic Motor Sports Association (HMSA) and hosted in association with ZOOM Motorsports, is open to the public and takes...

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Auction Recap: Auctions America Fort Lauderdale sale

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. _ Auctions America celebrated 15 years in South Florida this past weekend (March 31 – April 2), by posting $17.3 million in total sales at its annual Fort Lauderdale event. The sale at the Greater Fort Lauderdale / Broward County Convention Center saw more than 400 quality vehicles and nearly 200...

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Landmark Mustangs come to America On Wheels Museum

ALLENTOWN, Pa. _ In celebration of its 9th anniversary, America On Wheels (AOW) will feature two unrestored early Mustangs as the centerpiece to the museum’s new exhibition “Pony Cars: Then and Now” running April 8 through October 2017. On April 17, 1964 the Ford Motor Company launched Mustang to the world. Seventeen year-old Ron Hermann was...

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Simeone to host SAFETY Gala Fundraiser & Auction

PHILADELPHIA _ The Simeone Foundation’s SAFETY program is a non-profit organization fully funded by benefactors committed to addressing the number one cause of death for America’s teens. The Simeone will be hosting a Fundraiser Gala Event and Auction on May 20 from 6:30 p.m. to 11 p.m., featuring a reception and dinner, as well as...

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Amatuzio remembered as founder of AMSOIL

AMSOIL INC. founder, Al Amatuzio died March 31 at the age of 92. Amatuzio was born May 6, 1924 in Duluth, Minn. His entrepreneurial nature emerged when he was a child. He peddled newspapers, sold magazines, collected scrap iron, and devised any number of ventures to help support the family through difficult times. After...

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Jaguar Classic will debut first ‘Reborn’ Jaguar E-Type

RYTON-ON-DUNSMORE, UK _ Jaguar Classic was scheduled debut its first ‘Reborn’ Jaguar E-Type at the Techno-Classica Essen show April 5 – 9. An initial batch of 10 expertly sourced and comprehensively restored examples of the iconic E-Type are now offered for sale direct from the new Jaguar Land Rover Classic Works facility in the...

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Studebaker to host Indianapolis Motor Speedway historian Donald Davidson

Thursday, April 13, 2017, at 1:30pm in the Wiekamp Auditorium; $2 admission / FREE to Studebaker National Museum members, refreshments to follow Join Donald Davidson, Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS) Historian for the IMS Midwest Engagement Tour at the Studebaker National Museum on Thursday, April 13, to preview the historic 101st running of the Indianapolis...

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Russo and Steele returns to Newport Beach June 2-4

Scottsdale, Arizona – Russo and Steele looks to move their 17th season of cars and camaraderie into overdrive and keep the pedal to the metal towards the perfectly manicured beaches of one of the foremost lifestyle destinations on earth: Newport Beach, California June 2-4! As the second stop in Russo and Steele’s 2017 auction series,...