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.

Rare and unique rides anchor Carlisle Auctions’ Fall Carlisle offering

CARLISLE, PA – After a successful three-day offering as part of Spring Carlisle earlier in 2017, the Carlisle Auctions team returns to action for its second three-day event of the year; this time at Fall Carlisle. The weekend auction excitement commences September 28 at the Carlisle Expo Center and includes 450+ lots, including rare muscle, elegant...

America’s Car Museum is looking for cars

America’s Car Museum is creating an exciting new exhibit named Through the Lens: Cars Defined by an American Century. The concept for this fresh exhibit is based on the idea that American history and the automobile are inextricably intertwined thus making cars the perfect lens to entertain and educate Museum guests.  Opening...

Silverstone Auctions Porsche Sale

Rare Porsche is early entry in Silverstone Auctions’ Porsche Sale   One of only 11 examples ever made, a stunning 1992 Porsche 911 (964) RS Touring is one of the first cars consigned for the Silverstone Auctions Porsche Sale taking place at the Wing- Northamptonshire, UK on October 21st. The homologation special is one of only six UK right-hand drive versions, making...

Enter our ‘Nostalgic Treasures’ contest

IOLA, Wis. _ Antique Trader, one of Firsatsaatleri’s sister publications, is running a contest looking for interesting stories about your keepsakes. Seeing as how we are all collectors in one way or another, it seems fitting to extend the opportunity to the Old Car Weekly community to submit their stories. The stories, on...

Auction Recap: RM Auburn Labor Day sale

By Phil Skinner with reporting assist by Amanda Wheatley and Roy Velander AUBURN, Ind. _ When Rob Myers, founder of RM Auctions announced in June 2010, that his company was taking over the ownership of the former Kruse Auction Park in Auburn, Indiana, it was well received in both the local...

Hilton Head gears up for Concours week

HILTON HEAD, S.C. _ Every fall, leading automotive collectors from around the world gather on Hilton Head Island. This year, the Motoring Festival and Concours d’ Elegance will take place Oct. 27-Nov. 5.  Among the notable names visitors and enthusiasts will encounter at the 2017 event are Ken Gross and Robert S. Jepson, Jr., selected respectively as this year’s Pinnacle and...

Fall Florida AutoFest returns to Lakeland

Lakeland, FL – The team from Carlisle, Pennsylvania is heading south to the Sunshine State to wrap it all up with Fall Florida AutoFest, November 10-12 at the SUN ‘n FUN campus in Lakeland.  The three-day festivities include family fun, a car show, swap meet, car corral, collector car auction and more! Fall AutoFest commences...

Auction Preview: Tom Mack Thursday Auction

CONCORD, N.C. _ Tom Mack will hold his Thursday Auction indoors at the Cabarrus County Event Center, Hwy 49 in Concord on Sept. 21. The venue is 12 miles from Charlotte Speedway.  Bidding starts at noon on 150 vehicles on the menu, plus 20 collector vehicles from The Tom Taylor Collection....

Car got water damage? Here’s what to do

Firsatsaatleri would like to offer our thoughts and prayers to those affected by Hurricane Harvey and those in the path of Hurricane Irma.  With the catastrophic flooding in Houston many cars succumbed to flood waters. For those cars that can be salvaged, Hagerty offered some suggestions to get your cars...