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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...

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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...