Old Car News

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Burt Reynolds personally owned cars at Las Vegas auction September 29

LAS VEGAS, /PRNewswire/ — The very last cars personally owned, titled and registered to Burt Reynolds will go on auction Sat., Sept. 29, 2018, hosted by Barrett-Jackson at the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas. The Reynolds vehicle auction will be the cap to a three-day Barrett-Jackson event. Celebrities, friends and family members will be on the auction stage to celebrate...

John D’Agostino’s Celebrity Kustoms coming to the ADM

El Segundo, CA: The Automobile Driving Museum will be exhibiting two of Celebrity Kustoms (www.celebritykustoms.com) cars that will be making their last debut in the States before heading to their new homes in Europe. The exhibit will include: The Famous Tangerine flake 1962 Grand Prix, which has not been seen publicly for 17...

Amelia Island 2019 adds VW Coachwork class

Amelia Concours tradition seems to require the inclusion of a special class that stands apart from concours orthodoxy. Cars of the cowboys, advertising cars, hunting cars and the movie cars classes were popular, populous and well received…even by concours’ purists. This year is no exception.   To acknowledge the 70th anniversary...

RM Auctions’ Hershey sale to feature Packards and private collections

  BLENHEIM, Ontario – RM Auctions announced highlights for the company’s 12th annual Hershey sale, set for October 11-12 at Hershey Lodge in Pennsylvania. Each October, all roads lead to Hershey, where RM Auctions will again present an exceptional array of American Veteran, Brass, Classic, and post-war automobiles during the Antique Automobile Club...

The Amelia and John Oates Presents Cars and Guitars 2019

2019 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance –  March 8-10, 2019 Jacksonville, FL – In 2019, The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance will partner with Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, John Oates, to celebrate the relationship between the automobile and the guitar. The special class will center on vehicles and guitars from John’s personal...

Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance founder Bill Warner wins 2018 Nicola Bulgari award

  Nicola Bulgari, vice-chairman of the global luxury brand Bulgari (jewelry, fragrances, apparel, watches, hotels and resorts) is also a world renowned vintage, historic and classic American car collector. On September 8th Bulgari presented the 2018 Nicola Bulgari award to Bill Warner, founder and Chairman of the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance at a...

Worldwide’s 11th Annual Auburn Auction in review

  Auburn, Indiana. – Worldwide Auctioneers’ 11th annual Labor Day Weekend sale, The Auburn Auction, delivered a 99% sell through rate on Saturday September 1st in the historic setting of The National Auto & Truck Museum’s L29 Cord Building, within the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Museum complex. The auction was once again an...

H&H to feature 1935 Austin 12/4 light pickup with WW2 history at Oct. 17th IWM Duxford sale

An 83-year-old truck that first saw service on the Isle of Arran in 1935 is being sold by H&H Classics  at their next sale at IWM Duxford in Cambridgeshire on October 17th. The truck was purchased new by Mary and Janet Currie whose shop was situated in Brodick on Arran. They used it to deliver “dry goods” around the island (‘M & J Currie,...