Old Car News

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Kicking off 2019: January auctions preview

Auction heavyweights again ready to make a big impression and kick off the year in style at Arizona Auction Week   BARRETT-JACKSON SCOTTSDALE SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. _ Barrett-Jackson’s 48th Scottsdale Auction will run from Jan. 12-20 at WestWorld. Domestic supercars, like a 2006 Ford GT Heritage Edition, will also be among the...

Carlisle Events’ Winter AutoFest celebrating Corvette

  Carlisle, PA – When Carlisle Events announced a new Corvette themed feature as part of Winter AutoFest in Lakeland, there was only one way to do it – go big! The group known around the world for Corvettes at Carlisle is pleased to announce a full buffet of Corvette options...

Automobili Pininfarina to make new electric luxury hypercar

  MUNICH and TURIN, Italy /PRNewswire/ — Automobili Pininfarina announced that the name of the first car in its luxury electric vehicle portfolio will be the Battista. Named after Battista ‘Pinin’ Farina, the founder of the Carrozzeria Pininfarina coachbuilding company that he started in 1930, the all-electric hypercar will be designed and hand-built in...

Meltdown Drags at Byron are no more

After eight years, organizers of the popular Meltdown Drags at the Byron (Ill.) Dragway are calling it quits.  “As it grew, so did the amount of time and people it took to manage it,” stated a Nov. 8 e-mail from Paul Zielsdorf, an event organizer. “As you all know, this event...

The National Packard Museum celebrates 1901 Packard homecoming

(WARREN, OHIO) – The National Packard Museum announced that the fifth oldest surviving Packard automobile, a 1901 Model C, serial number C-72, will arrive for exhibit on Friday, December 7, 2018. This freshly restored vehicle is on loan from Terry Martin of Leavittsburg, Ohio. Mr. Martin is a founder of the...