Car Show News

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Iola theme cars needed: Join the ‘Showdown in I-Town’

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Iola Old Car Show organizers are looking for a few good Chevys and Fords to fill their theme tent this summer. More »

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Bonhams auction highlights upcoming Boca Raton Concours

One of the features of this year's Boca Raton Concours d’ Elegance is a celebration honoring the 50th Anniversary of Lamborghini.

Florida’s seventh annual Boca Raton Concours d’ Elegance will be highlighted by an Automobile & Automobilia Auction by Bonhams on Feb. 22 and Feb. 23. More »

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Ford Mustang ‘shorty’ prototype to appear at Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance

At a glance, there's definitely something amiss about the proportions of this fastback Mustang. The wheelbase has been shortened 16 inches.

Prototype Mustang ‘shorty’ answers question, ‘How short can you go?’ Although there may be little hope for an answer, the  Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance has established a “What Were They Thinking?” class  for cars that some might label weird, odd … More »

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1949 Cadillac show car to appear at Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance

The first 1949 Cadillac Coupe deVille — a show car with many different features than the later production Coupe deVilles — will be shown at the Amelia Island Concours this March.

As a Cadillac fan, I am happy to share news that the prototype 1949 Cadillac Coupe deVille show car, which has not been seen publicly for decades, will appear at the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance this March. Read on for … More »

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Nationals feature more than 550 muscle cars and Corvettes

Grand Spaulding Dodge "Mr. Norm" prepared 1971 Hemi Challenger display.

Many of the finest muscle cars and Corvettes on the globe were assembled in a “World Class” setting for the 2012 Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals. More »

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Glenmoor Gathering ends after 18-year run

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Although it enjoyed record attendance in 2012, the 18th annual Glenmoor Gathering has turned out to be the last. Lack of sponsorships was cited as a key reason for the show’s demise. More »

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Second-chance Nova: Funny car had long-lasting impact

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When the Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals hosted the unveiling of an original Bill Thomas A/FX Chevy Nova funny car, owner John Tinberg was there. More »

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Sweet scenes from Fall Hershey

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There was plenty to see — and swap — at festive Hershey 2012 By Angelo Van Bogart The Antique Automobile Club of America’s (AACA) annual Eastern Division National Fall Meet in Hershey, Pa. (a.k.a. Hershey) contains the largest flea market … More »

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Miles of parts at Carlisle

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Fall extravaganza now part of expanding Carlisle Events schedule Story and photos by Ron Kowalke For the 38th year, central Pennsylvania was the place to be for collector vehicle hobbyists in early October. Since 1974, Carlisle Events has staged its … More »

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Emerald Coast Cruizin’ is the South’s ‘Best Blast from the Past’

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PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. — The seventh annual Emerald Coast Cruizin’ will be held Nov. 5-10 at The Old Miracle Strip Amusement Park and Grand Panama Resort, as well as at many other Panama City Beach hot spots. The event … More »

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