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Fathers of Classics

Fathers of Classics

Many Have Made the Auto Great

      It takes more than age to define an automobile as a “classic”. Conventional wisdom suggests that time adds to status, but it is certainly not the defining factor. The definition of classic resides in the thinking... more

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Larry Jewett - May 30, 2014 12:03 PM - Comments

Volunteers Honored

Volunteers Honored

Auburn Cord Duesenberg Museum Highlights Supporters

      The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum Volunteer Association has honored their 2013 Volunteer of the Year winners: Barbara Lockwood and Kay Knapp. The awards were recently announced at the museum’s Annual Membership... more

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John Gunnell - May 29, 2014 02:45 PM - Comments

AACA Packard

AACA Packard

Refurbished Car to Debut at The Elegance at Hershey

      The Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) Museum will utilize the upcoming Elegance at Hershey as an opportunity to showcase the refurbishment of a recently donated vehicle.      This rather... more

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Larry Jewett - May 29, 2014 02:19 PM - Comments

Sabel MK1 Prototype

Sabel MK1 Prototype

Featured at Upcoming Elegance at Hershey

      The Elegance at Hershey is proud to announce that the Sabel Mk1 prototype will be displayed during two of the weekend's events - the Grand Ascent on Friday, June 13 and Saturday, June 14.  The fully restored prototype... more

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Larry Jewett - May 23, 2014 10:00 AM - Comments

The Iconic Southern California Collection

The Iconic Southern California Collection

Part of Auctions America Burbank

     One year after setting a new standard for collector car auctions in Southern California, Auctions America returns to Burbank, August 1 - 2 for its annual California sale at the Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel. Following... more

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Larry Jewett - May 23, 2014 09:41 AM - Comments

Babe Ruth Lincoln

Babe Ruth Lincoln

Freed from Museums to Promote the Hobby

      This is a story about a classic car that didn’t need mechanical or cosmetic restoration, but has been “restored” to its original purpose. The 1948 Lincoln-Continental, once owned by baseball legend Babe... more

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John Gunnell - May 19, 2014 03:00 PM - Comments

One of a Kind

One of a Kind

Paxton Production

      Collector Myron Vernis owns a prototype created by Wisconsin industrial designer Brooks Stevens. The 1954 Paxton was a dream of Robert Paxton McCulloch, founder of McCulloch Motors Corp. and Paxton Superchargers.     ... more

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John Gunnell - May 16, 2014 08:32 AM - Comments

Truck Spotlight

Truck Spotlight

POCI has a Truck Chapter

       The cover of the May 2014 issue of Smoke Signals magazine reminded many GMC truck owners that the Pontiac Oakland Club International (www.poci.org) has a GMC Truck chapter to help them learn more about the history... more

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John Gunnell - May 15, 2014 04:47 PM - Comments

The Fitch Phoenix Arises Again

The Fitch Phoenix Arises Again

Unique prototype offered from the Estate of John Fitch

The fantastic Fitch Phoenix, the first of a projected series of 500 cars remains today the only one in the world.... more

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Andy Bolig - May 15, 2014 02:43 PM - Comments

Forney Museum

Forney Museum

2014 Events Offer Variety

      The Forney Transportation Museum (www.forneymuseum.org) has been a Denver, Colorado, tradition for many years. The massive collection includes cars, trucks, motorcycles, trains, trollies, buses, carriages and airplanes... more

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John Gunnell - May 15, 2014 01:41 PM - Comments