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.

Mustang Owner’s Museum to open April 17, 2019

Concord, NC-The Mustang Owner’s Museum announced its Grand Opening Celebration will be held on April 17, 2019, in Concord, North Carolina. The walls are up, roofing is near completion. They anticipate the exterior of the Mustang Owner’s Museum (MOM) to be complete by the end of this year, with the interior...

Duesenberg Dreams

Spotlight on cars of the 68th Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance – August 26, 2018   In 1947, a Duesenberg was often the car of dreams. For then-10-year-old Roger P. Willbanks that was certainly true. “It was definitely an over-the-top car for its day, especially in terms of its performance,” explains Roger. “The mechanics—the...

Pontiacs to lead the way at Worldwide’s Auburn Auction

24 exceptional Pontiacs from The Jack & Donna Steele Pontiac Collection to be offered without reserve at Worldwide’s 11th annual The Auburn Auction Auburn, Indiana – Worldwide Auctioneers has consigned an outstanding private collection for its 11th annual The Auburn Auction in Indiana on Saturday, September 1st, to be offered entirely...

Italian Silver Flag Club Hill Climb 2018

A great success for “Vitesse en Blue” Over 200 cars took part in this year’s Silver Flag Hill Climb, staged in the stunning Italian Province of Piacenza, over the weekend of June 29th – July 1st, 2018.  The 23rd running of the famous event this year celebrated French vehicles and saw some 43 French classics taking...

Cincinnati Concours d’Elegance 2018 Best of Show winners

CINCINNATI, OH – The 41st annual Cincinnati Concours d’Elegance, held Sunday, June 10, 2018 at Cincinnati’s historic Ault Park, celebrated the 70th anniversary of Porsche, with eight classes of Porsche ranging from the 1949 Gmund Coupe to the newest advanced sports cars, as well as the 70th anniversary of the introduction of the iconic Jaguar XK...

SAN Secures Congressional Resolution Recognizing July 13th as “Collector Car Appreciation Day”

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a resolution (H. Res. 980) at the request of the SEMA Action Network (SAN) recognizing July 13, 2018 as “Collector Car Appreciation Day (CCAD).” H. Res. 980 was sponsored by Congressional Automotive Performance and Motorsports Caucus House Co-Chairs Rep. Bill Posey (R-FL) and Rep. Sanford D. Bishop,...

Rhode Island Bills to Provide Special Courtesy License Plates Enacted Into Law    

Congratulations, Rhode Island! Courtesy license plate legislation for antique vehicles (S.B. 2260/H.B. 7016) and street rods/customs (S.B. 2484) were signed into law by Governor Gina Raimondo. S.B. 2260/H.B. 7016 provides antique vehicles with courtesy year-of-manufacture plates. Under the current law, “Antique” plates are available for vehicles that are at least 25...