Tag Archives: Duesenberg

See 10 great four-doors lined up for Iola ’14

Duesenberg-J131

For its July 10-13 event, the Iola Old Car Show has prepared a line-up of four-doors that will appeal to everyone. More »

Categories: Car Show News, Features, Hobby News, Iola Car Show | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Iola ’14 to feature 3 concept cars

0605-bortz-Iola2014

Three of the most valuable postwar four-doors will be coming to the 2014 Iola Old Car Show in Iola, Wis. — the 1955 Chevrolet Biscayne concept car, the 1955 LaSalle II sedan concept car and the 1966 Duesenberg prototype. More »

Categories: Car Show News, Features, Hobby News, Iola Car Show | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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 »

Categories: Museum News, Under the Hood | Tags: , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

ACD Club founding member Bob McEwan dies

Bob3

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 »

Categories: Club News, Hobby News | Tags: , , , , , | Leave a comment

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 »

Categories: Auction News, Car Show News, Features, Hobby News | Tags: , , , , , , | Leave a comment

1935 Duesenberg Model SJ sells for incredible $4.5M

0314-rm-amelia

RM Auctions saw fantastic results this past weekend with an Amelia Island sale that saw records tumble and more than $26.8 million grossed. More »

Categories: Auction News, Auction Sold Prices, Hobby News | Tags: , , , , , | Leave a comment

Automodello Mormon Meteor model is a work of art

Automodello's 1:24 art piece of Ab Jenkins' Duesenberg Special, a.k.a. "Mormon Meteor."

This Automodello 1:24 model of the supercharged Duesenberg Special (a.k.a. “Mormon Meteor”) was recently featured in Old Cars Weekly. The more we look at the model, the more we like it, so I thought I would post the review here … More »

Categories: Under the Hood | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Supercharged Duesenberg, additional Classics, highlight RM Auctions’ 2013 Amelia Island sale

Supercharged 1935 Duesenberg Walker-LaGrande convertible coupe.

Supercharged Duesenberg Walker-LaGrande convertible coupe offered by RM Auctions Walker-LaGrande convertible coupes are among the most striking Duesenbergs to have been built, but just three were built after the supply of Murphy convertible coupe bodies was extinguished. By the time … More »

Categories: Under the Hood | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

On exhibit: Gilmore explores Dust Bowl, Depression and drives

Dust-Bowl-A

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 »

Categories: Hobby News, Museum News | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

ACD Museum kicks off festival with 12 classics for sale in benefit

ACDbenefit

The Seventh Annual Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum’s Benefit Extravaganza will be at 6 p.m. Aug. 30. This is the Museum’s premier event of the ACD Festival Weekend. Each year automobiles (not from the museum’s collection) are auctioned at the … More »

Categories: Auction News, Hobby News, Museum News | Tags: , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment