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Old Cars Weekly Holiday Gift Guide

The Holidays are almost upon us. Here are some stocking stuffing ideas from Old Cars Weekly.   ShowCase by CarCapsule This is THE Premium storage solution, providing protection, preservation, and presentation all in one. Drive In, Drive out access anytime. Continuous airflow eliminates moisture, condensation, and mildew. Heavy Duty PVC construction prevents dings, dents, and...

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Iola Car Show and SEMA Collector Car Appreciation Day

July 8th is SEMA Collector Car Appreciation Day and takes place during the 2016 Iola Car Show Join us at the 2016 Iola Car Show to honor and appreciate our classic collector cars. The Iola Car Show will take place Thursday, July 7th – Saturday, July 9th at the Iola Car Show grounds, Iola, Wis. This year there...

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Chet Krause: 1923-2016

Old Cars Weekly founder was giant in publishing, hobbies, philanthropy  IOLA, Wis.- Chester L. “Chet” Krause, the founder of Old Cars Weekly and an iconic figure in the old car community and many other hobby circles, died June 25 at age 92 of natural causes. Krause built a hobby publishing empire, Krause Publications, that started...

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TV star Ryan Evans is spending time in Wisconsin

Last week at the NEW Motorama show in Green Bay, Old Cars Weekly ran into Ryan Evans from Counts Kustoms in Las Vegas. Evans is going to return to Wisconsin in July for the Iola Old Car Show, where he’ll be appearing in the Vintage Works (www.vintageworks.com) exhibit at the show. Ryan came to...

Courtney Hansen with the writer at the New Motorama Show in Green Bay, Wis., last April.

I wouldn’t be surprised

  I wouldn’t be surprised if TV star Courtney Hansen does show up at my “new” Gunner’s Great Garage building someday. I say this because all the pieces to this project have just been falling into place perfectly. But let’s do the flashback thing to explain what I’m talking about. A few years ago...