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Sloan Museum plans display at Courtland Center

FLINT, Mich. _ The Sloan Museum’s Buick Gallery will close for repairs February 25. While the building is closed, the Sloan Museum plans to continue a long history of displaying historic vehicles at Courtland Center Mall. A date for the exhibition to open has not been set.  From now until February 25, the Buick...

AUCTION WRAPUP: Mecum Kissimmee

  KISSIMMEE, Fla. _ Mecum Auctions’ annual collector car auction in Kissimmee, Florida achieved $10 million in growth over last year’s auction, Mecum Kissimmee 2018 saw 2,208 vehicles hammer sold from Jan. 5-14 for overall sales totals of $96.6 million. With 3,023 vehicles crossing the auction block, the sell-through rate reached...

Quarter mile goes silent in Englishtown after 52 years

  ENGLISHTOWN, N.J. _ For more than 50 years there has been drag racing at the Old Bridge Township Raceway Park. But racing has been put to rest with the announcement from the track’s owners that they will cease operations immediately due to business restructuring. This includes the cancellation of the...

Delage and Duesenberg lined up for Concours of America

  Sam and Emily Mann have selected five of their finest to show at this year’s 40th Concours d’Elegance of America on Sunday, July 29, 2018. Most notably the infamous 1935 Duesenberg JN Rollston once owned by Clark Gable. The list includes: 1937 Delage D8-120S Pourtout Coupe 1935 Duesenberg JN Rollston Roadster...

Milwaukee Concours moves Show & Glow paddock to Sunday

  MILWAUKEE, Wis _ TheMilwaukee Concours – now in its 14th year – will be holding the Show & Glow paddock – club day exhibitors previously held on Saturday – on Sunday with the grand Concours exhibition. The Show & Glow paddock area on the show field will enhance the concours vehicles that will be...

Leake Auctions acquired by Ritchie Bros.

VANCOUVER _ Ritchie Bros. has announced the acquisition of Leake Auction Company, an Oklahoma-based collector car auctioneer, established in 1972.    “Ritchie Bros. continues to expand and bring its professional auctions to other sectors and asset categories,” said Greg Owens, Group President (New Sectors & Ventures), Ritchie Bros. “Ritchie Bros. has had...

Free Car Cruise and Classic Car Auction at Winter AutoFest

CARLISLE, PA – With bone-chilling cold gripping the northeast and mid-Atlantic regions, classic and collector car enthusiasts need an escape and beginning February 23, 2018 at the SUN ‘n FUN Campus in Lakeland, car lovers can beat the winter blues and get their car fix with Carlisle Events, Carlisle Auctions and...

Atlantic City Auction & Car Show celebrates 45th anniversary

Atlantic City Auction and Car Show – February 9-11 Atlantic City – In celebration of their 45th Anniversary, the AC Auctions & Car Show will be giving away cash prizes all weekend long! Lucky attendees could win their share of $4500! See Paul Walker’s “2 Fast 2 Furious” Mitsubishi EVO, Monster...