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Carlisle Chrysler Nationals 2018

Carlisle, PA –  MoPar lovers will descend on Carlisle July 13-15 at the Carlisle PA Fairgrounds. It’s not just the cars that draw guests to Carlisle, it’s the people and the swap meet. Of course, the cars, nearly 3,000 of them, help anchor the event. 2018 spotlights a handful of anniversaries that...

Bonhams offering up cars from Carroll Shelby’s estate

  New York – Bonhams announced that it has been selected by the estate of Carroll Shelby to offer for sale cars from the personal collection of the late racer and designer. Two dozen automobiles owned by the automotive legend will be auctioned with no reserve at the Greenwich Concours d’Elegance in...

MoPar or No Car!…The Alan Rietz Collection

By Yvette VenDerBrinkThey say the most expensive hobby starts with 98 cents, such is the case playing with Hot Wheels cars. Alan, like most of us, was taken in by the vibrant colors and the fun playing with them in the dirt. He couldn’t wait until he could have a a...

Worldwide to showcase MoPars in Scottsdale

Auburn, IN. –  MoPar fans can look forward to an extraordinary offering of Hemi cars at Worldwide’s Scottsdale Auction on Wednesday January 17.  Included in the selection and celebrated among enthusiasts as the “Basement Find,” Hemi ‘Cuda is an awesome 1971 Plymouth Hemi ‘Cuda, purchased by a prior owner out of South Dakota in 1978 and then...

Chrysler Nationals Event Manager showcases car at SEMA

CARLISLE, PA – Carlisle Events is known around the world as one of the top presenters of classic and collector car entertainment. Carlisle’s shows are quite similar to the SEMA show in Las Vegas. Just like at Carlisle, classics and collector cars are on display at SEMA, while vendors are on-site...

MoPar event at the Gilmore Car Museum

Hickory Corners, MI – The resounding answer will be “YEAH, its got a Hemi!,” during the very popular MOPARS at the RED BARNS car show and swap meet that takes place at the Gilmore Car Museum on Saturday, July 29 from 9am to 3pm. Presented by the West Michigan MoPar Club for its 29th...

2017 Chrysler Nationals recap

CARLISLE, PA – Once more MoPar fanatics descended on the Carlisle PA Fairgrounds July 14-16, 2017. Cars and people came from around the world to enjoy a showfield laced with history, unique displays and camaraderie. The three-day event turned into four this year with the MoPar Rebellion kick-off party on Thursday evening. This party,...

Fish Out of Water

Old Cars Weekly archive – May 8, 2008 issue Unearthing a Hemi ’Cuda sealed for 26 years Story & photos by Geoff Stunkard In collector-car circles, the word “Hemi” has become one that connotes rarity and value. The old Chrysler Corp. was not the only auto manufacturer to design hemispherical combustion...

Roland Osborne remembered as MoPar lover

While the name of Roland Osborne may not be as recognizable as Roger Huntington, Ford’s Ak Miller, Lee Iacocca, or Smokey Yunick, Osborne’s legacy is well known among MoPar fans. Osborne died of a brain tumor at his home in Quinlin, Texas, on April 18. He was 68. Roland Harvey Osborne...