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Bonhams to feature Supercars at Quail Lodge Auction

Multiple, rare examples of Europe’s finest supercars spanning four decades grace one of the most anticipated auctions of the year San Francisco – In the world of sports and racing cars few models stir the imagination like those of the supercar category. And this year Bonhams will offer for sale several of the finest...

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Upcoming AACA Museum events

Night at the Museum Returns for 2016! Celebrate the motoring hobby on Wednesday, October 5th from 6:00 -10:00 PM in the galleries of the AACA Museum. Enjoy a casual evening with friends and fellow enthusiasts as they celebrate the opening of their newest upgraded exhibit area featuring Route 66. Try a plentiful variety of foods and cocktails with a Route 66...

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DiMora Vicci 6.2 headed to Concorso Italiano

Palm Springs, California – DiMora Motorcar will display the DiMora Vicci 6.2 Emperor Convertible at the exotic Concorso Italiano event in Monterey Bay, California, on Saturday, August 20. The car will be located next to the Highline Autos Pavilion at the Black Horse Golf Course, 1 McClure Way, Seaside. Spectators attending the annual automotive...

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ACD Automotive Museum to present at the Hoosier Air Museum

The Auburn Automobile Company is perhaps most famous for its beautifully styled and innovative automobiles. However, many of the prominent figures involved in the management of Auburn Automobile Company and in the development of its automobiles also had roots and ties to the world of aviation. In the late 1920s, E. L. Cord and...

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Road Race Lincoln to highlight 2nd Annual Lincoln Homecoming

The only known surviving “Road Race Lincoln, “a 1954 Lincoln Capri, will be the highlight of the 2nd Annual Lincoln Homecoming. The car is on loan from the National Automobile Museum/Harrah Collection, where it is part of the museum’s permanent collection. The 2nd Annual Lincoln Homecoming will held August 10-14, 2016. It is expected...

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Buick ‘Y Job’ added to historic registry

  ALLENTOWN, Pa.,/PRNewswire/ _ In the late 1930s, General Motors Styling Section and Buick engineers created an extremely modern experimental car to illustrate coming advances in automotive design. The Buick project known internally as the “Y-Job” was announced as a “Car of the Future” in early 1940. The Historic Vehicle Association (HVA) announced the Buick...

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1939 General Motors Futureliner Bus Crosses the Block

 Omaha, NE — Proxibid has been selected by Motorsports Auction Group as the exclusive provider of live online bidding for its Hot August Nights collector car auction taking place August 4-6 in Reno, which features a rare 1939 General Motors Futureliner Bus. Bidders can view the catalog and place bids by visiting Proxibid. The most anticipated...

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Roy Lunn inducted into Automotive Hall of Fame

The man who led the teams at Ford that designed, engineered and developed the GT40s that won Le Mans – 1966-1969 – was honored on July 21, 2016. On June 19, Roy Lunn and his wife of almost 70 years, Jeannie, drank a toast to celebrate the 50th anniversary of what is probably the most...

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Wayne Carini at Ironstone Concours d’Elegance

Wayne Carini, host of TV’s Chasing Classic Cars, will be the honored guest at this year’s Ironstone Concours d’Elegance. Ironstone is celebrating its 20th anniversary – an event made even more special with Carini’s participation. In addition, three standout cars will be featured: the 1933 Pierce-Arrow Silver Arrow, the 1938 Phantom Corsair, and the 1955 Lancia Nardi Blue...

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2016 Iola Car Show welcomes 121,000 spectators

Just 12 days before the start of the 44th annual Iola Car Show, the town of Iola, Wis., began to mourn the passing of the event’s founder and its most famous citizen, Chester “Chet” Krause. Along with cofounder Cliff Mishler, Krause began the Iola Car Show in 1972 when he added automobiles to the...