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1953 Commanderloewy

Sublime Studebakers: The Raymond Loewy Era

The Studebaker National Museum opened Sublime Studebakers: The Raymond Loewy Era exhibit showcasing the legendary industrial designer’s tenure with the Studebaker Corporation. This exhibit runs through June 4, 2017. The exhibit features archival images as well as original Studebaker Design Dept. artwork and artifacts which tell the story of Raymond Loewy Associates design work for...

Mardi Gras Packard

Celebrate “Mardi Gras at the Museum”

Warren, Ohio – The W.D. Packard Band and the National Packard Museum are proud to present a “Fat Tuesday” concert and celebration at the museum on February 28, 2017 from 7:00-9:00 PM. The event is free and open to the public. Museum doors will open at 6:30 PM for a special concert by the...

51191 Turq Vette

Corvette collector’s persistence pays off

Old Cars Weekly archive – March 27, 2008 issue Story and photos by John Gunnell One car showcased in Bloomington Gold’s “Special Collection XXIII” last June was Darrell Davis’ gorgeous 1957 Corvette “fuelie” out of Winter Park, Fla. Davis was following the restoration of the Cascade Green sports car and, since he knew the restorer’s...

Al Unser 1971

Al Unser to return to racing at SVRA Brickyard Invitational

One of the greatest drivers in Indianapolis Motor Speedway history is making a return to competition at the scene of his greatest triumphs. The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association announced Tuesday that four-time Indianapolis 500 winner Al Unser will return to racing at the SVRA’s “Indy Legends” Charity Pro-Am at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway June...

1956 Ford Country Squire Wagon

2017 Mecum Kissimmee recap

Story and photos by Jeffrey Ross KISSIMMEE, Fla. – This year’s 2017 Mecum Kissimmee auction was a grueling 10-day event, so it’s OK if you missed some of the hundreds of exotic, classic and collectible vehicles that crossed the auction block. The world’s largest collector-car auction, held Jan. 6-15, at Osceola Heritage Park, achieved more...

Amelia Motoring Film Exhibition

Automotive movie screenings at Amelia Island

Amelia Island, FL – The Amelia Motoring Film Exhibition will host a selection of high-octane automotive films featuring Adam Carolla’s The 24 Hour War, The Red Grifo and Climb Dance on Thursday evening March 9 to rev-up the Concours weekend. The 24-Hour War showcases the famous battle between automotive giants Ferrari and Ford as...