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1929 Mercedes-Benz wins Best of Show at Pebble Beach

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif.  — The Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance took place August 20 on the 18th hole of the Pebble Beach golf course. Just a week prior, Bruce R. McCaw’s 1929 Mercedes-Benz S Barker tourer emerged from the restoration shop of Steve Babinsky in Lebanon, N.J. The car was finished in time...

Monterey Car Week Concours d’ Lemons

SEASIDE, Calif. – What started as the anti-concours has transformed into a major event on the Monterey Car Week schedule. When Jay Leno and Wayne Carini regularly attend a happening, you know that it has arrived. This year’s Concours d’Lemons, a celebration of the wild, the weird and the wacky, will defile...

Lime Rock Park Historic Festival 35 celebrates Ferrari

LAKEVILLE, Conn _  Ferraris will resound at Lime Rock Park Historic Festival 35 with tifosi celebrating Ferrari’s 70th anniversary at the Sunday in the Park Concours d’Elegance and Gathering of the Marques on September 3. Maranello’s most rare, sleek and prancing cars will grace the Lakeville show. A 1961 Ferrari 250 GT Berlinetta Competizione Speciale will...

One rare Jaguar!

1954 Jaguar XK120 SE by Pininfarina to be unveiled at the 2017 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance For the last two years thirteen staff members at Classic Motor Cars (CMC) have been working on a top secret project, the restoration of a one-off Pininfarina bodied Jaguar XK120 SE which is to be...

2017 Corvettes at Carlisle to unveil special ’68 Corvette

CARLISLE, PA – The car community is a tight knit group and within the Corvette world, the ties that bind are arguably stronger than any other group that comes to Carlisle for an event. This year’s Corvettes at Carlisle, presented by Corvette America, runs August 24-27 and it’ll feature a special completed restoration project,...

Shakedown put on hold

After a year or two of shake ups, the Shakedown traditional hot rod show in Wisconsin will be on hiatus for 2017; organizer Mike Rosenow expects it to return to the EAA grounds in Oshkosh for 2018. The show, originally called the Symco Shakedown, was held its first seven years on...

Fall Carlisle 2017

  CARLISLE, PA – Fall Carlisle is a five-day swap meet at the Carlisle PA Fairgrounds that also includes a car corral and in conjunction with Carlisle Auctions, a three-day collector and classic car auction at the neighboring Carlisle Expo Center. This event is massive, so big in fact that nearly every...

Dreams come true with 10,000 Lakes Concours d’Elegance

Excelsior, Minn. One dream and eight years later, Randy Guyer is eagerly anticipating the fifth annual 10,000 Lakes Concours d’Elegance that will take place Sunday, July 30 in Excelsior Minn. Randy Guyer, founder of the 10,000 Lakes Concours d’Elegance, came up with the idea for this event after spending years bringing his cars to judged competitions and...