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Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance celebrates Ferrari ‘Daytona’

“The last road car that might legitimately be considered a true Ferrari is the 365GTB/4 Daytona.” -Brock Yates, Enzo Ferrari (Doubleday, 1991) It’s been a half-century since Pininfarina created the timeless shape of the Ferrari 365 GTB/4. On March 11, 2018 that happy anniversary will be celebrated at the 23rd annual Amelia Island Concours...

Pebble Beach invitation competition open for 2018

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. _ To car collectors around the globe, it is something akin to Willy Wonka’s golden ticket. It is rare and hard to come by and the competition for it can often be fierce. It is an invitation to show an automobile at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. The...

Amelia Island Concours to feature cars of ‘Big Daddy’ Roth

A full class of customs of “Big Daddy” Ed Roth will be featured at the 23rd annual Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance on March 11. Ed Roth was a legend and an iconoclast. He created some of the most outrageous, reality bending customs of an era that thrived on American individualism run delightfully...

Goodguys Rod & Custom 2018 news and dates

PLEASANTON, Calif. _ For the first time in more than 20 years, Goodguys Rod & Custom Association is raising the year eligibility for registered event participants. Beginning with the 8th Spring Lone Star Nationals, March 9-11 at Texas Motor Speedway in Ft. Worth, Goodguys will open event gates to 1987 and earlier show...

The Concours d’Elegance of Texas’ 7th annual event schedule

Vintage Motoring and Luxury Lifestyle Event to be held April 20-22, 2018 in the Arlington Entertainment District Arlington, TX – The Concours d’Elegance of Texas is one of the largest vintage motoring and luxury lifestyle events in the state, a world-class gathering of collector cars and vintage motorcycles in a park setting....

Cadillac wins Best of Show at Hilton Head

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. – The coveted ‘Best of Show’ and ‘People’s Choice’ honors were awarded at the closing event of the 16th annual Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d’Elegance, held at the Port Royal Golf Club on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. The top honor at Sunday’s Concours d’Elegance, ‘Best of Show,’...

Keels & Wheels Concours names featured marques

Seabrook, TX _ SEABROOK, Texas _ The 23rd Annual Keels & Wheels Concours d’Elegance has announced the featured marques for the event slated for Saturday and Sunday, May 5-6, 2018. The concours will feature the automobile marques of Ferrari and Pierce-Arrow, plus super cars. Owners of classic cars and antique wooden...

MCACN 2017 set for Nov. 18-19

ROSEMONT, Ill. _ The 2017 Muscle Car & Corvette Nationals will unveil 19 muscle cars in 15-minute intervals on Saturday Nov. 18 at the Donald E Stephenson Convention Center with the first unveiling scheduled for 9:30 am.   Dennis Pittsenbarger and Kevin Oeste, will host and share duties during the unveiling...

Corvettes for Chip set for Nov. 5

CARLISLE, Pa. _ The Corvette community is a tight-knit one, with owners and enthusiasts of varying ages and backgrounds frequently coming together to celebrate America’s Sports Car. It happens every August at Corvettes at Carlisle, it happens each summer in Indiana as part of Bloomington Gold, each November in Chicago as...

Worldwide plans 2nd Scottsdale Auction

  Worldwide Auctioneers is setting the stage for its second annual Scottsdale Auction on Wednesday, Jan. 17. Among the highlights on the menu will be aa 1966 Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud III Drophead Coupe with distinctive open coachwork by Mulliner Park Ward and documented provenance. Also confirmed for the sale is a 1938 Mercedes-Benz...