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Hagerty Family Fun Fest brings analog fun to Ontario

Stayner, Ontario – On September 24th, in Stayner, Ontario, Hagerty held it’s first-ever Hagerty Family Car Fest in Canada, where more than 300 youth and adults were able to experience a variety of iconic classic and collector cars. “While technology is moving at hyper-speed, the Hagerty Family Car Fest gives families a chance...

Car got water damage? Here’s what to do

Old Cars Weekly would like to offer our thoughts and prayers to those affected by Hurricane Harvey and those in the path of Hurricane Irma.  With the catastrophic flooding in Houston many cars succumbed to flood waters. For those cars that can be salvaged, Hagerty offered some suggestions to get your cars...

Monterey Car Week Concours d’ Lemons

SEASIDE, Calif. – What started as the anti-concours has transformed into a major event on the Monterey Car Week schedule. When Jay Leno and Wayne Carini regularly attend a happening, you know that it has arrived. This year’s Concours d’Lemons, a celebration of the wild, the weird and the wacky, will defile...

Hagerty Family Car Fest attracts families, kids

  ALLENTOWN, Pa. _  On Aug. 5, Hagerty held the first-ever Hagerty Family Car Fest, where nearly 100 youth and adults were able to drive and experience a variety of iconic cars. “In an era of disposability and constantly changing technology, there is a myth that younger generations are less interested...

Cincinnati Concours d’Elegance seeking youth judges

CINCINNATI, OH – The Cincinnati Concours d’Elegance seeks to engage the next generation of car enthusiasts through its youth judging program, sponsored by Hagerty Insurance. The “Partnership for Youth” is a multiyear program between Hagerty and the Cincinnati Concours, designed to ensure future generations of car enthusiasts.   During the 2017 Cincinnati...

Arizona Concours to focus on youth involvement

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. _ Hagerty Insurance recently announced its partnership with the inaugural Arizona Concours d’Elegance for NextGen Autofest, a three-day festival inviting youth to learn about and enjoy collector vehicles. Bringing together industry groups including the RPM Foundation, Worldwide Auctioneers, McPherson College, America’s Car Museum and others, the Arizona Concours...

Hagerty team conquers Hershey ‘100-hour challenge’

  TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. _ A team of classic car experts from Hagerty built a drivable 1930 Ford Model A in less than 100 hours using only what they sourced from the recent Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) Eastern Fall Meet in Hershey, Pa. Beginning with only a rolling chassis,...

Hagerty launches ‘The Barn Find Hunter’ series

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. _ “The Barn Find Hunter” is a 10-episode Web series airing on Hagerty’s YouTube Channel featuring The Cobra in the Barn author Tom Cotter. The series will follow Cotter as he travels the country in his 1939 Ford Woodie, tracking down forgotten classic cars in barns and backyards....

Hagerty shows kids how to shift gears

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. – Hagerty is starting the engine on its highly-anticipated Hagerty Driving Experience. Celebrating its 5th season, the program has put more than 600 students in the driver seat to teach them how to operate automobiles equipped with a manual transmission.  The Hagerty Driving Experience teaches young drivers, ages 15-25,...