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1969 Corvette destroyed by Superstorm Sandy sees new life

This 1969 Corvette C3 is the automotive star of American Detours : Superstorm Sandy. The 'Vette was severely damaged by Hurricane Sandy and is now back to its pre-storm glory.

This 1969 Corvette C3 is the automotive star of “American Detours: Superstorm Sandy.” It was severely damaged by Hurricane Sandy and is now back to its pre-storm glory. More »

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Boyertown hosts 48th annual Duryea Day

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BOYERTOWN, Pa. – The Boyertown Museum of Historic Vehicles will hold the 48th Annual Duryea Day Antique & Classic Car & Truck Show and Flea Market on Aug. 31 at Boyertown Community Park from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Hundreds … More »

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Car auction house owner going to prison for fraud

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International Classic Auction’s (ICA) owner Stanley Dean Torgerson will spend more than three years in prison for bilking customers of his classic car sales company. More »

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Robert Stack 300SL Roadster leads Auctions America’s debut California sale

1957 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Roadster. Lot No. 521. Photo Credit: Courtesy of Auctions America

Held at the Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel, August 1-3, 2013, Auctions America’s multi-day California sale will lift the gavel on more than 400 quality collector cars. More »

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Resto-mods gain on stockers at RKM Auction

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Report and photos by Charles H. Farley The RKM Inaugural Classic Car Auction was held on May 4 at the Fair Barn in Pinehurst, N.C. This was held in conjuction with the concours d’elegance also debuting at this prestigious location. … More »

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Show highlights road trip adventures

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Web series takes classics out of the garage and out onto the open road on your favorite road trips. More »

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Fitting Fenders: Saved by shims

In the beginning, it was business as usual. With the car’s weight on its suspension and even tire inflation, a bottle jack was positioned under the sagging passenger’s side frame horn. Then a long level was laid across the shanks of the upper bumper studs.

What started out as a standard, straight-forward procedure in our ’31 Cadillac project took a surprising twist in the form of a twisted front fender. More »

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First glance at Raleigh Auction: Low Miles = Huge Smiles

1948 Cadillac Series 62 Sedanette

Photo and Report submitted by Charles H. Farley Unrestored, original examples with documented low miles was the formula that led to huge smiles from the buyers, the sellers and the Auctions America LLC staff at the Raleigh Classic, held Dec. … More »

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21st Century Orphans find home at Iola 2012

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By Phil Hall For 2012, 21st Century Orphans will take over the feature tent and display areas to the south of the F+W Media building for the July 12-15 event in Iola, Wis. But what in the world are the … More »

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