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Amphicar rides at the California Automobile Museum

Amphicar Drives on July 21st! The fastest boats on the road and the fastest cars on the water! On July 21 The California Automobile Museum will host a special “Sunday Drives” with Amphicars! Amphicars are cars that can drive right into the water and become boats! Guests that make an additional donation...

Q&A: July 11, 2019 Edition

Q. Angelo was correct in identifying the Cadillac door lock knobs in the June 6 “Q&A.” I was surprised to see them. They brought back very fond memories of my 1958 Fleetwood Sixty Special, fully loaded including air suspension, with the most poorly placed switch location Cadillac could have picked. I...

Club Clips: July 11, 2019 Edition

An all-American woodie shines bright in Germany American Woodies were never meant just for Americans. The article “Double Woodie Time in Germany” is a case in point. It appeared in the April 2019 edition of the National Woodie Club, Inc.’s Woodie Times (editor John Lee). The article was drafted by Torben...

Gilmore Car Museum receives humanities grant

LANSING, MI — Michigan Humanities announced the distribution of $203,101 in grants to 16 Michigan organizations in support of public humanities programming. The Gilmore Car Museum was awarded $3,850 for the educational program titled Birth of the Automobile: Horse-drawn Buggy to Horseless Carriage. The educational department will work with a  small team of participants, both...