Old Cars Weekly

The Amelia gives back in 2018

The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance is held the second week of March, but the work of The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance Foundation never ends. Monies raised by the foundation provide hope for individuals and families throughout the year by supporting local charities. In 2018, The Foundation donated $100,000 to Community Hospice...

1967 Ford Shelby GT500 EXP prototype ‘Little Red’ found

DEARBORN, Mich.,– Craig Jackson, chairman and CEO of Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction Company, Shell and Pennzoil  announced during the annual Woodward Dream Cruise in Michigan that Shelby American’s 1967 Shelby GT500 EXP prototype nicknamed “Little Red” was located and verified on March 3, 2018. The team who discovered Little Red was led...

RM Sotheby’s 2018 London auction digital catalog released

RM Sotheby’s 2018 London Auction September 5th RM Sotheby’s released the digital catalog for its 12th annual London sale to take place on September 5th at Battersea Evolution, in Battersea Park. This annual highlight on the European auction calendar features more than 100 lots, including 95 of the world’s finest motor...

Calling out to Fisher Body Craftsmen’s Guild alumni

The Gilmore Car Museum, located in Hickory Corners Michigan, will be hosting a display of Fisher Body Craftsmen’s Guild model cars and memorabilia from April 6 to October 1, 2019. The goal is to tell the story of the FBCG and how it impacted the lives and careers of the participating...

Toyota Land Cruiser FJ60 rebuild for Veterans

TEMPLETON, Calif., /PRNewswire/ — Blaster’s Garage, a new YouTube series looking to make a big difference for two charities supporting military Veterans and their families, is gearing up to show fellow Veterans rebuilding a donated 1984 Toyota Land Cruiser FJ60 for a fundraising raffle. The six-episode YouTube series was inspired by Leon Tackitt, owner of and...

Groundbreaking Indy racecar on loan at the ACD Automobile Museum

  AUBURN – The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum received a 1925 Miller Junior 8 racecar on loan from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum of Indianapolis, Indiana. The Miller was the inspiration for the first successfully mass-produced front-wheel-drive automobile – the 1929 Cord L-29. “The 1925 Miller Junior 8 is one...