Old Car News

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TMCFutureTech national student technician competition September 16th

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.,  — TechForce Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit with the mission to champion students to and through their education and into careers as professional technicians in the transportation industry has once again pledged their support of the TMCFutureTech national student technician competition as title sponsor. Hosted by the American Trucking Associations’ Technology...

You can buy the Bullitt that McQueen couldn’t

Steve McQueen couldn’t buy the Mustang he drove in the movie “Bullitt,” but now you can.   Mecum announced on Aug. 14 at its Monterey auction that it would offer the “hero” 1968 Mustang GT from the motion picture “Bullitt” at its 2020 Kissimmee (Fla.) sale, to be held Jan. 2-12....

McQueen’s “Thomas Crown Affair” Dune Buggy going to auction

Carmel, California – Bonhams will be offering at auction the car in which Steve McQueen took Faye Dunaway on an exhilarating, white-knuckled ride in the 1968 movie The Thomas Crown Affair.    Like the car chase on the streets of San Francisco in Bullitt, the ride on the beach of Massachusetts in Thomas Crown is the...

The British are coming!…to the California Automobile Museum

The Great British Motoring Exhibit August 23 – January 27 California Automobile Museum, Sacramento, Calif. – The island of Great Britain is almost half the size of California. A better comparison would actually be Michigan – Great Britain is only slightly smaller than that U.S. state, and both have a rich...