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Auburn gears up for annual classic weekend

Auburn, Duesenberg and Cord to be offered at Auburn Fall. (Courtesy of Auctions America)

  The focus of the collector car world returns to the Classic Car Capital of America, August 27 – 31 as Auctions America hosts its annual Auburn Fall event at Indiana’s historic Auburn Auction Park. Spanning more than four decades, … More »

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Tucker club displays its ‘Tucker’ at National Automotive & Truck Museum of the U.S.

The Tucker Club of America has loaned its movie replica to NATM.

A movie star has joined the ranks of The National Auto & Truck Museum of the U.S. (NATM, formerly NATMUS) with a Tucker display loaned by the Tucker Club of America. The  1948 Tucker now on display at NATM is … More »

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Auctions America generates $19.1M in sales at Auburn Spring

The sale-topping 1934 Chrysler Custom Imperial Airflow (photo credit: Mark Byler © 2014 courtesy Auctions America)

Auctions America enjoyed a record-setting weekend in the Classic Car Capital of America, May 8–10, posting record results and attendance at its annual Auburn Spring event at the historic Auburn Auction Park. More »

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Branson Auction is a buyer’s market

The top-selling car at the fall Branson Auction was this 1936 Auburn 852 Phaeton Sedan, called sold at $97,000.

Jim Cox and his wife, Kathy, hosted another enjoyable fall edition of the 35th annual Branson auction over the weekend of Oct. 18-19. The top sale of the weekend almost didn’t happen. See what happened with the 1936 Auburn 852 convertible sedan. More »

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Please DO touch the Duesenbergs: ACD Automobile Museum hosts ‘white glove night’

Model J Duesenbergs are among the cars in the ACD Automobile Museum's showroom.

It’s a rare invitation to touch someone else’s show-condition car, let alone a rare Classic. But that’s exactly what the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum is doing Nov. 8. That day, the museum will host its first “Night of the … More »

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ACD Club founding member Bob McEwan dies

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Dick Greene, of the Auburn-Cord-Duesenberg Club, has reported that Bob McEwan passed away Friday, October 18, in Hospice at Pocono Mountain Hospital. It was his wish to not have life support. Bob was a charter member of the Club – … More »

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Auburn Fall Collector Car Weekend set to be bigger, better than ever

This 1960 Chevrolet Corvette Fuel-Injected Roadster will be offered without reserve at the Auburn Fall Auction.

Auctions America has an action-packed agenda for its annual Auburn Fall Collector Car weekend held during the Auburn Cord Duesenberg (ACD) Festival, Aug. 28–Sept. 1. More »

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Auburn presents a complete collector car weekend

1938 Cadillac V-16 Convertible Coupe. Photo Credit: Teddy Pieper (c) 2013 Courtesy of Auctions America.

As its highly anticipated annual Auburn Spring sale draws closer, Auctions America has announced additional car-related attractions for the multi-day event. More »

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National Military History Center sells relics to keep doors open

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One of the biggest historic North American military vehicle auctions in recent years took place at the National Military History Center in Auburn, Ind. More »

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On exhibit: Gilmore explores Dust Bowl, Depression and drives

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HICKORY CORNERS, Mich. – The images from the Great Depression and the Dust Bowl of the 1930s are haunting – long lines at soup kitchens, farms buried by dirt and gaunt faces peering out from dilapidated autos piled high with … More »

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