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Cord L-29 takes home FIVA Preservation Award

WASHINGTON, D.C.  – The Historic Vehicle Association (HVA) recently announded that the  Fédération Internationale des Véhicules Anciens (FIVA), launched World Motoring Heritage Year with the presentation of a special preservation award at the 2016 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance. The FIVA award for the Best Preserved Vehicle was presented for the circa 1930 Cord L-29...

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Variety is the spice of life for Amelia Island

By Rich Luckin va-ri-e-ty: The quality or state of having different forms or types (Webster’s New Ideal Dictionary). Well, that really sums up my experience, along with 32,000 other people, at the 21st annual Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance held at The Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island, Florida. Pick a name and most likely that car would be represented....

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The Elegance at Hershey to be Held June 10-12

A Weekend of Cars & Causes at The Hotel Hershey HERSHEY, PA – The Elegance at Hershey is a celebration of a bygone era when the automobile stirred our imaginations and quickened our hearts. Today, people both young and old marvel at the extravagances of the automobiles of the past. From race cars to street cars...

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Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance winners

More than 32,000 enthusiasts attended the world’s most innovative concours weekend Jacksonville, FL – The 1952 Pegaso Z-102 Cupula Coupe and a 1930 Rolls-Royce Phantom II Town Car won the Best In Show honors on Sunday, March 13, at the 21st annual Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, which attracted more than 32,000 spectators throughout the...

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Charlotte AutoFair Spring Meet 2016

The Hornets Nest Region, AACA will welcome more than 150,000 collector vehicle devotees to Charlotte AutoFair on the grounds of the world famous Charlotte Motor Speedway April 7-10, 2016. The Hornets Nest Region’s production of Charlotte AutoFair is a vast gathering of automobile enthusiasts who will find more than 1,600 collector vehicles for sale...

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Concours d’Elegance of America set for July 29-31

DETROIT, Mich. – TThe Concours d’Elegance of America (formerly Meadow Brook Concours) announced has grown to three days of automotive excellence. This year’s show dates are Friday, July 29 through Sunday, July 31 at the Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth, Mich. With over 300 vintage and classic automobiles and motorcycles coming from 31 states...

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Lake Bluff Concours d’Elegance deadline approaching

  JOSEPH, MI – The car owner application deadline for the 12th Annual Lake Bluff Concours d’Elegance of Southwest Michigan is approaching. The event committee will accept applications until March 31 for the event to be held Saturday, August 13, 2016, in St. Joseph, Michigan. The Lake Bluff Concours d’Elegance of Southwest Michigan is...

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2016 Bantam Jeep Heritage Festival

BUTLER COUNTY, Pa – The Bantam Jeep Heritage Festival, one of the premier Jeep-only events in the nation, will welcome Jeep owners from all over the country to the birthplace of the Jeep in Butler, Pa.  June 10-12, 2016. The event is presented by Peoples and held at Coopers Lake Campground, about 30 minutes from...

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Lamborghini Miura to be honored at Amelia Island

JACKSONVILLE, Fla — The 21st annual Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the legendary Lamborghini Miura. The Miura was introduced as a rolling chassis at the 1965 Turin Auto Salon. The mid-engine Lamborghini was a huge hit and remarkably, even without coachwork, orders were placed during the show. That vindicated...

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Rare Bizzarrini Spyders headed to Amelia

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A special class of Italian exotics will become part of history on March 13 when three Bizzarrini 5300 SI Spyders take to Amelia’s 21st annual concours field, to honor and commemorate the rare and exotic breed’s 50th anniversary. The shapes that flowed from Giotto Bizzarrini’s mind were sumptuous, efficient and enduring....