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Roy Brown remembered as father of the Edsel

In 2007 at the 50th Anniversary of the Edsel in Dearborn, Mich., Chief Stylist Roy Brown (right) visited with another Edsel alum, C. Gayle Warnock, head of PR for the Edsel Division.

It is considered one of the biggest automotive flops to ever come off any assembly line, but to those who own, drive and restore an Edsel automobile, it is a beautiful creature, designed by a truly talented man, Roy Brown. On Sunday, Feb. 24, Brown, at the age of 96, died near his home of the past 45 years in Brooklyn, Mich. More »

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Michigan Introduces Bill to Expand Use of Historic Vehicles

SEMA ACTION NETWORK UPDATE Michigan Introduces Bill to Expand Use of Historic Vehicles Michigan, the birthplace to many of the collector cars we cherish, has introduced legislation (S.B. 1146) that would amend the state’s current law governing historic motor vehicles … More »

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WorldWide hits 10 years in Houston

Sale held in conjunction with Keels & Wheels a success More »

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Flipping a flop: Re-creating an Edsel

Former Edsel dealer’s son creates a Citation for the 21st Century using a Crown Victoria. More »

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The Edsel: wrong car, wrong time

The ill-fated Edsel was like the pretty girl who just couldn’t find a date for the prom. More »

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Edsel Ford’s Model 40 Special Speedster Brings $1.76M

When it was all said and done, total sales for the day exceeded $16.8 million, with four cars breaking the magic million dollar mark. More »

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