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Early Ford V-8 Foundation ‘Raising the Rotunda’ campaign underway

George Elbel, president (left), and Joshua Conrad, collections coordinator, of the Early Ford V-8 Foundation & Museum pose with one of the vehicles on display, a 1947 Ford tow truck originally in service in Barstow, Calif.

The Early Ford V-8 Foundation & Museum in Auburn, Ind., is planning for a new, 20,000-square-foot museum. The museum’s unique design will be a tribute to the Ford Rotunda, first seen at the 1933-’34 World’s Fair in Chicago. More »

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‘Art of the Build’ features rolling art at AACA Museum

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HERSHEY, Pa. – A new year will begin with an unusual display at the Antique Automobile Club of America Museum from Jan. 24-April 27. A new featured exhibit The Art of the Build: Rods & Kustoms is a departure from … More »

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Get your groove on with LeMay’s ‘Vee Dub: Bohemian Beauties’

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LeMay – America’s Car Museum, a non-profit organization chartered to preserve and interpret the history and technology of the automobile, has partnered with Volkswagen of America, Inc. to celebrate the brand’s rich history of innovative technology and elegant designs with the new “VeeDub – Bohemian Beauties” Exhibit. More »

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Want to drive a Model T? Sign up now to learn how

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Join the Gilmore Car Museum’s Model T Driving School in 2014. Learn the skills required to drive any of the 15 million “Tin Lizzies” built between 1908 and 1927. More »

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Famed broadcaster Dick Berggren leads ‘Lost Speedways’

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SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. –  The photos are in the computer, the memorabilia is polished and, most importantly, an all-star lineup of speakers topped by Fox Sports’ Dr. Dick Berggren is ready for the green flag to be thrown for the … More »

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Futurliner parks at Buick Gallery

On display at Buick Gallery is the 1953 GM Futureliner No. 10, restored to its original condition. It is owned by the National Automotive and Truck Museum of the United States (NATMUS) located in Auburn, Ind.

Buick Gallery update: Business back to normal with Truck & Bus exhibit FLINT, Mich. – A car crashing into their building this summer did not keep the Sloan Museum’s Buick Gallery down for long. The Gallery was closed for seven … More »

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Please DO touch the Duesenbergs: ACD Automobile Museum hosts ‘white glove night’

Model J Duesenbergs are among the cars in the ACD Automobile Museum's showroom.

It’s a rare invitation to touch someone else’s show-condition car, let alone a rare Classic. But that’s exactly what the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum is doing Nov. 8. That day, the museum will host its first “Night of the … More »

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Roadside America miniature village makes big impression

The Esso Servicenter was modeled after a station that once stood on PA-61 in Reading.

Roadside America, which celebrated 60 years at its current Shartlesville, Pa., location on Aug. 4, 2013, has long used local hilltop billboards to proclaim itself “The World’s Greatest Indoor Miniature Village.” More »

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Unprecedented collection of Porsches gather at NC museum

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Featuring 22 automobiles, Porsche by Design presents cars owned by Ralph Lauren, Steve McQueen, and Janis Joplin, as well as the one-of-a-kind Panamericana concept car. More »

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Boyertown hosts 48th annual Duryea Day

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BOYERTOWN, Pa. – The Boyertown Museum of Historic Vehicles will hold the 48th Annual Duryea Day Antique & Classic Car & Truck Show and Flea Market on Aug. 31 at Boyertown Community Park from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Hundreds … More »

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