Old Car News

Firsatsaatleri’s news stories give you the latest information on collecting classic cars. Yes, even old cars have something new to talk about. Whether it’s a barn find or interesting court case, see what has the classic car community buzzing.

Stop the proposed tariffs on collector car imports

Stand with Hyman Ltd and tell Washington “NO” on collector car import tariffs According to Marshall Miller of Miller & Company P.C., on May 23, 2018, the Department of Commerce published a Notice of Request for Public Comment regarding Section 232, investigation into the importation of automobiles and their effect on...

2018 Hilton Head Island Concours d’Elegance & Motoring Festival

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. – Each year the Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d’Elegance  features leading automotive collectors from around the world. Among the notable names that visitors and enthusiasts will encounter at the 2018 event are this year’s chosen Pinnacle and Honored Collectors, Peter & Merle Mullin and Paul...

Mecum at Portland Expo Center June 22-23

WALWORTH, Wis. – Mecum Auctions will return to Portland June 22-23 for an offering of 600 classic and collector cars at Oregon’s Portland Expo Center. Offerings will include everything from American muscle cars and Corvettes, to classics, Hot Rods, Resto Mods and more. Among the Mecum Portland auction’s featured lots is a two-owner 1961 Chrysler...

ACD Automobile Museum receives matching grant

  (AUBURN) – The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum has received a matching challenge grant of $420,000 from the Jeffris Family Foundation of Janesville, Wisconsin, to be used toward repair and restoration of the elaborate Auburn Automobile Company showroom. The showroom itself was listed in the National Register of Historic Places...

Barrett-Jackson Northeast Auction to offer up Chevy classics

UNCASVILLE, CONN.  – Barrett-Jackson   3rd Annual Northeast Auction will include an impressive docket filled with custom and classic Chevy-powered collector cars. The collector car auction will once again offer over 600 cars (nearly all at No Reserve) along with over 400 pieces of automobilia (all offered at No Reserve), June 20-23, 2018 at Mohegan Sun in Connecticut....

COYS finds treasure trove of rare classic car parts

In an amazing “container find” in the South of England COYS, the international car auctioneers, have uncovered an astonishing collection of rare classic car parts that are worth well over a million pounds. The treasure trove of parts includes many valuable spares and items from the great Italian marques such as Ferrari, Maserati and...

Travel to Pebble Beach with the AACA Museum, Inc.

  The AACA Museum invites you to travel with them to California August 20 to 27, 2018 and enjoy touring intriguing destinations, along with some exclusive automotive related experiences!  The Tucker #1026 from the Cammack Tucker collection at the AACA Museum, Inc. has been invited to Pebble Beach this year. In addition to...