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2017 Iola Car Show welcomes Camaro and Firebird

IOLA, Wis. _ The Firebird and Camaro weren’t just an answer to the Ford Mustang, they were an answer to General Motors’ fans prayers. They’ll also be the focus of the 2017 Iola Car Show, to be held from July 6-8 in Iola, Wis. Up to the creation of the Camaro and Firebird for...

Arizona Concours d’Elegance comes to an end

PHOENIX _ After four years, the Arizona Concours d’Elegance has been discontinued. According to organizers, a lack of financial support doomed  the January event. “The long-term success of such events as the Arizona Concours is built on sustained corporate support,” organizers said in a news release. “Although the concours has been a critical success,...

2017 Elegance at Hershey June 9-11

HERSHEY, Pa. – The Elegance at Hershey will again bring the finest of race cars and show-quality classic cars of the pre-World War II and immediate post-World War II period together for a weekend celebrating the automobile. The Elegance at Hershey is a three-day weekend event June 9-11 at the historic Hotel Hershey. The...

Cincinnati Concours d’Elegance seeking youth judges

CINCINNATI, OH – The Cincinnati Concours d’Elegance seeks to engage the next generation of car enthusiasts through its youth judging program, sponsored by Hagerty Insurance. The “Partnership for Youth” is a multiyear program between Hagerty and the Cincinnati Concours, designed to ensure future generations of car enthusiasts.   During the 2017 Cincinnati Concours d’Elegance on...

Philadelphia Concours set for June 24

PHILADELPHIA _ The inaugural Philadelphia Concours d’Elegance presented by Cool Cars for Kids, Inc. will showcase 35 American and European classic and historic automobiles and race cars, including a 1967 Lancia Fulvia Sport, a 1957 BMW 507 Roadster, a 1930 Packard 745 Convertible Coupe, and former Eagles Coach Dick Vermeil’s 1926 sprint racing car....

Cincinnati Concours names new judge

  Frank Campanale of Orchard Lake, Mic., a lifelong automotive aficionado, has been named the Cincinnati Concours new chief judge.Campanale has raced cars in the Sports Car Club of America, has driven the Mille Miglia in Italy and is the co-founder of the Concorso d’Italia at Meadow Brook Hall. Additionally he serves on the...

Ford car show in England

A convoy of more than 40 iconic Mustangs will be driving across the New Forest to join an expected 1,500 vehicles at Beaulieu’s Simply Ford on Sunday, April 30th. The South of England area division of the Mustang Owners Club of Great Britain is one of 48 clubs booked to attend the show. To...

Keels & Wheels Concours turns 22

SEA-BROOK, Texas _ The 22nd Annual Keels & Wheels Concours d’Elegance which will take place May 6-7. The weekend-long classic car and vintage wooden boat show takes place each spring at the Lakewood Yacht Club in  Seabrook, Texas and attracts more than 15,000 attendees. The car and boat exhibitors come from every part of the...

La Jolla Concours d’Elegance 2017 recap

LA JOLLA, Calif _ The La Jolla Concours d’Elegance celebrated 13 years the weekend of April 7-9 at the chic coastal town of La Jolla. The event concluded with a fantastic display of automobiles set along the picturesque cliffs of the Pacific Ocean. The show saw over 10,000 attendees over the course of the...

Cincinnati Concours turns 40

CINCINNATI _ The Cincinnati Concours d’Elegance, formerly known as the Ault Park Concours d’Elegance, celebrates its 40th show June 11 at Cincinnati’s historic Ault Park. Sunday’s car show will be preceded by a number of other events throughout the weekend. The show’s special displays include 50 years of Camaro and Firebird, tuner cars: custom...