Old Cars Weekly

Pinehurst

2017 Pinehurst Concours d’Elegance

Japanese Classics, Modern Super Cars Featured at the 2017 Pinehurst Concours  VILLAGE OF PINEHURST, N.C. – Japanese Classics and Modern Super Cars will be the featured marques of the classes competing for  Best of Show at the fifth anniversary of the Pinehurst Concours d’Elegance on Saturday, May 6 at the Pinehurst Resort. “Japanese Classics...

Boca Raton

11th Annual Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance

  Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance revs up for a three-day weekend of exciting events featuring more antique and classic cars and automotive industry icons than ever before, an unforgettable performance by comedian Jeff Foxworthy, and more. Friday, February 10 – Sunday, February 12, 2017 WHAT: The 11th annual Boca Raton Concours d’ Elegance, founded by Rita...

TBIRD DAY

Ford Thunderbird Appreciation Day – May 21, 2017

Wixom, Mich – Thunderbird owners will be showing off their iconic Ford vehicles in a first ever “Thunderbird Appreciation Day” May 21st, 2017. The three large Thunderbird clubs; Classic Thunderbird Club International (CTCI), Vintage Thunderbird Club International (VTCI) and International Thunderbird Club (ITC) are encouraging their members to take their Thunderbirds out, individually or...

Battle judges

SEMA Battle of the Builders premieres Feb. 6th

  DIAMOND BAR, CA — The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) will showcase its third annual SEMA Battle of the Builders competition in a one-hour TV special premiering February 6th at 10 p.m. (PT/ET) on the Velocity Network. This unique program makes it possible for consumers to connect with manufacturers and see the great...

Eric Dahlquist, Jr. passed away

Eric Dahlquist, Jr., President of Pontiac’s West Coast PR firm Vista Group, died unexpectedly on December 24, 2016 from complications following open heart surgery. He was 79. Born in 1937 in Lockport, New York, Eric inherited his father’s fascination with all things mechanical, eventually becoming a contributor to Hot Rod magazine while attending the University of Buffalo, covering...

san-take-action

Update on the Rhode Island Year of Manufacture Plate Bill

UPDATE: Rhode Island bill to require state to issue year of manufacture license plates Introduced     In 2014, legislation to allow the Division of Motor Vehicles to issue replica year of manufacture plates for antique vehicles was enacted into law.  This year, a bill (H.B. 5068) has been introduced to require that the state issue...

san-take-action

Montana single license plate bill considered on January 23rd

Montana Bill to Provide Single License Plate for Certain Motor Vehicles to be Considered on Monday, January 23, 2017     Montana legislation (H.B. 213) to provide for the issuance of a single rear mounted license plate for motor vehicles that were originally equipped without a bracket, device or other means to display and secure a...

81st Meeting AACA

81st AACA Annual Meeting

81st AACA Annual Meeting to take place February 9-11, 2017 in Philadelphia, PA Have you ever attended the AACA Annual Meeting before?  Then you know what a good time it is! The camaraderie of members, the celebration of our beloved hobby and AACA, the educational seminars, the trade show vendors and the special receptions and...

Part of the Arizona Concours scene at the Arizona Biltmore Resort - Ken Bryant

2017 Arizona Concours d’Elegance winners

PHOENIX — One of the world’s most-famous automobiles, a 1936 Bugatti Type 57SC Atlantic, won Best of Show honors at the fourth annual Arizona Concours d’Elegance at the Arizona Biltmore resort. The magnificent handbuilt car, with prominent front fenders and a narrow aluminum body uniquely joined by rivets running along its fenders and down...

Magnum PI

Magnum P.I. Ferrari up for auction this week

The 1984 Ferrari 308 GTS Quattrovalvole driven by Tom Selleck in the fourth season of the hit show “Magnum P.I.” will be auctioned this week (Thursday, January 19) as part of Bonhams’ Scottsdale Classic Car Auction. 1984 FERRARI 308 GTS QUATTROVALVOLE Coachwork by Scaglietti – Design by Pininfarina VIN. ZFFUA13A4E0051941 Engine no. 00383 2,926cc...