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Best 8 classic cars to restore

By Matthew Young Whether you’re just an enthusiast of classic cars or have always dreamed of the thrill of flipping them, you’ve probably considered restoring a classic car or two. After all, there are few things finer than taking a piece of abandoned or neglected automotive history and transforming it back into a work...

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America’s Packard Museum ravaged by fire

On Tuesday, November 17, The Citizens Motorcar Company: America’s Packard Museum in Dayton, Ohio, sustained a devastating fire in its off-site storage warehouse in Harrison Township. Many irreplaceable Packard automobiles and artifacts were lost to the fire, which is believed to be the result of a human act and possibly vandalism. “The staff and...

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Leno at 10th Boca Raton concours

The 10th annual Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance will be celebrating a decade of philanthropy Feb. 19-21, 2016, at the Boca Raton Resort & Club in Boca Raton, Fla. The concours will feature the Classic Car Club of America (CCCA) Grand Classic and showcase Packard as the marque, along with presenting two Automotive Lifetime Achievement...

Rarities in the form of parts — and cars — abound in the swap meet at Hershey. This coachbuilt 1934 Ford bodied by Hollbrook of London was first displayed at the London Motor Show Olympia stand. The handbuilt body is different than the standard Fordor body at the rear, where it is more squared off. It also has a sunroof and full leather interior. It’s unlikely many, if any, of this body style were reproduced by the coachbuilder on another Ford chassis. This good original was offered at $48,500.

2014 Hershey Highlights: A sweet time in PA

Annual AACA fall fling in Hershey is still the place to be   Story and photos by Angelo Van Bogart Most hobbyists will agree the best way to close out the show season in the northern reaches of America is at the Antique Automobile Club of America’s Eastern Division National Fall Meet in Hershey,...