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Keels and Wheels Concours d’Elegance celebrates 21 years

SEABROOK, Texas _ Classic car and antique boat enthusiasts from all over the United States explored the grounds of Lakewood Yacht Club April 23 through April 24 for the 21st Annual Keels and Wheels Concours d’Elegance. The event welcomed more than 10,000 attendees who checked out 200 hand-selected classic automobiles and vintage wooden boats. Among  the featured...

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The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering 2016

For fourteen years, The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering has provided an exclusive experience for motorsports enthusiasts and collectors from around the world to enjoy rare collections of fine automobiles and motorcycles in a garden-party setting on the rolling greens of Quail Lodge & Golf Club. Held in conjunction with The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering,...

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Auction America’s Auburn Spring Event

AUBURN, Indiana – Auctions America is looking ahead to its Auburn Spring sale, May 5-7. The first of two annual events held at the historic Auburn Auction Park, this year’s Auburn Spring weekend will offer more for collectors and enthusiasts than ever before. In addition to the auction, featuring some 450 cars and select automobilia, the...

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La Jolla Concours d’Elegance 2016 recap

LA JOLLA, Calif. – The 2016 La Jolla Concours presented by LPL Financial raised the bar for world class soirées and world class automobiles. This elite automotive inspired event transformed La Jolla into a weekend playground with a remarkable automobile showcase, fabulous shopping, five-star accommodations and unforgettable culinary experiences. The BMW Tour d’Elegance offered...

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Win a 426 HEMI at Carlisle in 2016

CARLISLE, PA – Special reunions and displays are already slated for the 2016 Carlisle Chrysler Nationals and now, a special giveaway is planned too.  The event runs July 15-17 at the Carlisle PA Fairgrounds and on Saturday afternoon of the event weekend, one special enthusiast will walk away (so to speak) with the prize...

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Spring Open House of Lingenfelter Collection

The Lingenfelter Collection will open its doors to the public on April 2 for its annual Spring Open House. Admission to the event is free, though donations to The Lingenfelter Foundation are encouraged. The collection is consists of 200 cars including Corvettes, exotics, muscle cars, and ‘other’ cars. Spectators will be able to view a  Ferrari LaFerrari, Bugatti Veyron,...

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Kiawah Island Motoring Retreat 2016

The Kiawah Island Motoring Retreat (KIMR) will take place April 15-17 and will feature world-class concours cars in a judged event and several other activities for car enthusiasts. The setting will be at the entrance to the famed Ocean Course in a spectacular scenic park. Visitors will see world-class domestic, foreign classic and antique automobiles. One...

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Ault Park Concours d’Elegance set June 12

CINCINNATI, OH – The 39th annual Ault Park Concours d’Elegance will be held on Sunday, June 12, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Cincinnati’s Ault Park. This year’s featured marque is Ferrari and special displays include “100 Years of BMW,” “The Cars of Donald Healey,” “All-American Workhorse – the Pickup Truck” and “50th...

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Carlisle Events 2016 preview

2016 marks the 42nd season of operation for Carlisle Events with 11 events on the season schedule, plus four collector car auctions. Of the 11 events, eight are held at the Carlisle Pa. Fairgrounds. Aside from the “home schedule,” Carlisle Events hosts an event in Allentown as well as two in Lakeland, Fla. The...

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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...