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Philadelphia Concours set for June 24

PHILADELPHIA _ The inaugural Philadelphia Concours d’Elegance presented by Cool Cars for Kids, Inc. will showcase 35 American and European classic and historic automobiles and race cars, including a 1967 Lancia Fulvia Sport, a 1957 BMW 507 Roadster, a 1930 Packard 745 Convertible Coupe, and former Eagles Coach Dick Vermeil’s 1926 sprint racing car....

La Jolla Concours d’Elegance to spotlight Packard

The weekend of April 7-9 will mark the 13th Annual La Jolla Concours d’Elegance, featuring some of the world’s most exquisite automobile displays, including the honored marque: Packard. On  Sunday, visitors will see 150 spectacular vehicles on the La Jolla Cove lawn along the breathtaking Pacific Coast Ocean. A host of other events will...

Bonhams’ ‘Preserving the Automobile’ auction

New York –  On Monday, October 3rd Bonhams will host its fifth annual Preserving the Automobile Auction at Philadelphia’s Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum. Particularly noteworthy about this unique, forward-thinking sale is the depth and breadth of automobiles on offer. Characterizing just about every era and interest of motoring, the careful selection of vehicles also presents nearly...

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...

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...

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,...