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SEMA Show 2016 announced best new products picks

LAS VEGAS, NV. — The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) announced the winners of the 2017 New Products Showcase Awards at the 2016 SEMA Show. The awards are given to the most innovative and cutting-edge automotive aftermarket products that will be consumable in 2017. More than 3,000 products were entered into 16 different Showcase...

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ACD Automobile Museum presents Streamlining: a Study in Style

The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum presents a special exhibition that showcases the streamlined automobile trend of the 1930s and features the teardrop-shape-inspired 1937 Lincoln Zephyr, the wind-tunnel-tested 1937 Chrysler Airflow, and the sleek profile of the 1936 Cord 810.  This exhibit tells the story of aerodynamic concepts as they were used in American...

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A Pontiac Celebration 2016

Warwick, Rhode Island – The 2016 “Pontiac Celebration” Eastern Regional Meet is in the books. . . the record books, that is. Once again, the event has grown in the number of great Pontiacs showing, and the number of Pontiac hobbyists enjoying this special weekend gathering. Never forgetting the purpose of this event –“Pontiacs with a...

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Car Craft Summer Nationals moving to Bowling Green, Kentucky

Bowling Green, Ky. – The 2017 CAR CRAFT Summer Nationals, presented by Chevrolet Performance, will take place July 21-23 at Beech Bend Raceway Park in Bowling Green, Kentucky. This will be the first year the highly anticipated annual automotive event will be held in Bowling Green.   The 2017 CAR CRAFT Summer Nationals will...

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8th Annual “Collector Car Appreciation Day”

Diamond Bar, CA – The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) and its Automotive Restoration Market Organization (ARMO) and Hot Rod Industry Alliance (HRIA) Councils announced that the next “Collector Car Appreciation Day” will be celebrated on July 14, 2017. The date marks the eighth consecutive commemoration in what has become an annual event to raise awareness...

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Old Cars Weekly Holiday Gift Guide

The Holidays are almost upon us. Here are some stocking stuffing ideas from Old Cars Weekly.   ShowCase by CarCapsule This is THE Premium storage solution, providing protection, preservation, and presentation all in one. Drive In, Drive out access anytime. Continuous airflow eliminates moisture, condensation, and mildew. Heavy Duty PVC construction prevents dings, dents, and...

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Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum undergoing makeover

According to an article on www.indianalandmarks.org, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum is undergoing a major makeover. The Museum is creating a more streamlined experience. Earlier this year they dropped the “Hall of Fame” from their name and re-branded themselves as the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum. They have also updated their logo and opened a new...

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1958 ‘American Graffiti’ Impala to be unveiled at SEMA

After being complete disassembled and repaired, the 1958 Impala from the film “American Graffiti” will be on display in in Axalta’s booth at the 2016 SEMA show on Tuesday, Nov. 1. Join TV host and NASCAR champion crew chief Ray Evernham purchased the car in 2015 and has spent the last year returning the...