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Uncorked Keels & Wheels

Keels & Wheels Concours d’Elegance Uncorked Event

Honoring Houston’s Own Dave Ward WHEN: Thursday, March 23, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. WHERE: The Mercedes-Benz of Greenway Plaza Dealership, 3900 Southwest Fwy., Houston, TX 77027 WHAT: Guests are invited to attend alongside Master of Ceremonies Radio Host Sam Malone and special guest Dave Ward for an elegant evening of fine wines and...

Jim Taylor Collection

Saratoga Museum sets tour and luncheon

When: Sunday, May 21 Time: 8am-3pm The Saratoga Auto Museum will host a private tour of Jim Taylor’s rare and extensive auto collection at his facility in Gloversville, N.Y. followed by lunch at Lanzi’s on the Lake. Participants can gather at the museum for coffee and donuts beginning at 8 a.m. for check in and...

Foose

Charlotte Motor Speedway welcomes Chip Foose at April 6-9th AutoFair

CONCORD, N.C. – West Coast hot rod designer Chip Foose will meet fans, demonstrate 3M automotive products and display the largest collection of his famous creations ever assembled outside of his shop, during the April 6-9 3M/Chip Foose Classic American Showcase at Charlotte Motor Speedway’s AutoFair. The 3M/Chip Foose Classic American Showcase at AutoFair...

To the rescue Opening

‘To The Rescue’ opening at California Automobile Museum

In partnership with the Sacramento Fire Museum, the California Automobile Museum is showcasing the rich history of firefighting in greater Sacramento. The exhibit, To The Rescue: The Fire Trucks and People that Saved our Cities, opens on Thursday, March 16. The exhibit will run from March 16 – May 29, 2017. For this opening...

Amelia Island

Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance moves to Saturday March 11th

THE AMELIA ISLAND CONCOURS d’ELEGANCE MOVES TO SATURDAY MARCH 11 DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER Even in the best case scenario, the forecast for Sunday’s scheduled Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance includes rain and lots of it. With a 100% chance of heavy precipitation forecast for Sunday and a sunshine-filled Saturday in the mix, Bill Warner...

San Antonio Auction

Dan Cruze Classics teams with Speed Digital

CHARLOTTE, N.C., /PRNewswire/ – Dan Kruse Classics and Speed Digital have joined forces to improve the Classic Car Auction experience for dealers, consignors, and bidders. The partnership will go into effect during the March 24-26 Dan Kruse Classic Car Auction in San Antonio, Texas. Having been in business since 1972, Dan Kruse Classics is a...

Corvette Cutaway

Corvette chassis #003 now part of functional cutaway display

Valley Stream, New York – /PRNewswire/ – Corvette Repair, Inc. owned by Kevin McKay, has created the ultimate 1953 Corvette Cutaway. This unique presentation sits on the oldest Corvette production chassis know to exist. It bears serial #E53F001003, which was the third of 300 Corvette Chassis produced in 1953. It has been forensically tested and authenticated...

A 1952 Pegaso Z-102 and 1930 Rolls-Royce Phantom II were the Best of Show winners at last year’s 2016 Amelia Island Concours. Nathan Deremer photo/Amelia Island Concours ’Elegance

Amelia Island Week Preview

The Best in the East Now in its second decade, Florida’s Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance has become one of the country’s top automotive happenings. It is perhaps the closest thing to Pebble Beach week east of the Mississippi. Held the second full weekend in March, “Amelia” draws nearly 250 rare vehicles from collections from...

VMCCA

VMCCA adds ‘vintage’ to official name

The VMCCA enters its 79th year under a new banner: the club’s membership just voted overwhelmingly to change its original name to The Vintage Motor Car Club of America — swapping the word “vintage” for “veteran.” The decision to poll the membership followed several years of discussion and debate among club members about the...