Old Cars Weekly

You can’t take it with you… but Tubby tried!

The Richard “Tubby” Houston Collection By: Yvette VanDerBrink You hear the saying all the time, “You can’t take it with you!” But for Richard “Tubby” Houston, he sure tried. Tubby was born in Oklahoma and was always a car guy. His first car was a ‘38 Chevrolet Coupe. That set of...

Car of the Week: 1940 Ford De Luxe

About 30 years ago, Paul Zielsdorf’s dad helped him build his first project, a 1975 Chevy pickup that Zielsdorf bought when he was 15 years old. Recently, it was Zielsdorf’s turn to help his dad, Jim, this time building the 1940 Ford De Luxe coupe of his dad’s dreams.

Grand Opening of America’s Car Museum’s Powering the Future Learning Lab

EXCLUSIVE GRAND OPENING CELEBRATION Thursday, April 12 | 5:30 – 7:30 pm Join the ACM for the Exclusive Grand Opening of the Powering the Future Learning Lab at America’s Car Museum. Come explore the past, present and future of our automotive fuel choices. Enjoy music, light appetizers and beverages over engaging discussions with exhibit partners, students...

2018 Philadelphia Concours d’Elegance is now accepting entry submissions

  PHILADELPHIA – The 2018 Philadelphia Concours d’Elegance, presented by nonprofit Cool Cars for Kids, Inc. (CCfK), is seeking entry submissions. Classic car collectors from throughout North America are invited to submit their entries for this premier Concours to be held on Father’s Day weekend, Saturday, June 16 at the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum....

Congress Introduces Bills to End Corn Ethanol Mandate

Legislation (H.R. 5212/S. 2519) has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate to cap the amount of ethanol that’s required to be blended into the U.S. fuel supply at 9.7% (E10 gasoline).  The bills phase out the federal government’s ethanol mandates by reducing the amount of corn ethanol...

Carlisle Ford Nationals 2018

  CARLISLE, PA – The Carlisle Ford Nationals, presented by Meguiar’s will take place June 1-3 at the Carlisle PA Fairgrounds. 3,000+ Ford’s spanning the history of the brand (including a unique Ford Tractor showcase) will be on the National Parts Depot Showfield as well as building Y showcasing the 4th annual Ford Nationals Select...