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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...

Lime Rock Park Historic Festival 35 in review

Lakeville, Conn.- Lime Rock Park Historic Festival 35 was five days of celebration, August 31- September 4, with a parade, racing, concours, marque gatherings and auction. www.limerock.com/labor-day-historics The Park roared with three days of historic car racing, taking Formula Juniors, Tin Tops, grand tourers, road-going sporting and sports racing cars and not-quite-street-legal racers around the track...

Milwaukee’s 2017 Show & Glow by the Lake shined bright

Sunny skies and perfect Wisconsin early August weather brought out nearly 400 vehicles for the 2017 Show & Glow by the Lake event on August 5th in Veterans Park, Milwaukee. While many had registered in advance, more than 150 people showed up on the day of the event to register. “We...

Leno, Allen to appear at Boca Raton Concours

BOCA RATON, FL – The 12th annual Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance Feb. 23-25 will feature appearances by Tim Allen and Jay Leno. Allen will appear as the Gala comedian headline entertainer. Leno, the star of “Jay Leno’s Garage”, will join Allen as a celebrity judge. Leno will present the “Big Dog...

1929 Mercedes-Benz wins Best of Show at Pebble Beach

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif.  — The Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance took place August 20 on the 18th hole of the Pebble Beach golf course. Just a week prior, Bruce R. McCaw’s 1929 Mercedes-Benz S Barker tourer emerged from the restoration shop of Steve Babinsky in Lebanon, N.J. The car was finished in time...

Monterey Car Week Concours d’ Lemons

SEASIDE, Calif. – What started as the anti-concours has transformed into a major event on the Monterey Car Week schedule. When Jay Leno and Wayne Carini regularly attend a happening, you know that it has arrived. This year’s Concours d’Lemons, a celebration of the wild, the weird and the wacky, will defile...

Lime Rock Park Historic Festival 35 celebrates Ferrari

LAKEVILLE, Conn _  Ferraris will resound at Lime Rock Park Historic Festival 35 with tifosi celebrating Ferrari’s 70th anniversary at the Sunday in the Park Concours d’Elegance and Gathering of the Marques on September 3. Maranello’s most rare, sleek and prancing cars will grace the Lakeville show. A 1961 Ferrari 250 GT Berlinetta Competizione Speciale will...

One rare Jaguar!

1954 Jaguar XK120 SE by Pininfarina to be unveiled at the 2017 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance For the last two years thirteen staff members at Classic Motor Cars (CMC) have been working on a top secret project, the restoration of a one-off Pininfarina bodied Jaguar XK120 SE which is to be...

2017 Corvettes at Carlisle to unveil special ’68 Corvette

CARLISLE, PA – The car community is a tight knit group and within the Corvette world, the ties that bind are arguably stronger than any other group that comes to Carlisle for an event. This year’s Corvettes at Carlisle, presented by Corvette America, runs August 24-27 and it’ll feature a special completed restoration project,...