Gordon Buehrig

The Portland Art Museum to host streamlined auto and cycle exhibit

PORTLAND, Ore.—The Portland Art Museum announced The Shape of Speed: Streamlined Automobiles and Motorcycles, 1930–1942, a special exhibition debuting at the Museum in Summer 2018. Featuring 19 rare streamlined automobiles and motorcycles, The Shape of Speed opens June 16 and will be on view through September 16, 2018. The concept of streamlining has fascinated people for...

2018 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance to honor Auburn

“The boattail is easily the most famous Auburn,” said Bill Warner, founder and Chairman of the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance. “Yet there’s much more to the Auburn legend than just the Speedster. We’ll have a significant collection of rare Auburn classics on our 2018 show field.” Auburn’s V-12 Speedster designed by...

Duesenberg, Alfa Romeo take Amelia Island honors

The 1935 Duesenberg Model SJ-582 and 1939 Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Lungo Spider won the Best In Show honors on Saturday at the 22nd annual Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance. In spite of a schedule change due to inclement weather, the event, which typically occurs on a Sunday, still drew a large...