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The Elegance at Hershey to host famous GM concept cars

HERSHEY, PA – The Elegance at Hershey announced the first-ever showing of two very famous and important concept cars from the collection of General Motors. Through the courtesy of the General Motors Heritage Center and GM Design, these two magnificent automobiles will be on full display Sunday, June 9, in the...

Automobili Pininfarina’s Battista hypercar debuts in North America

MUNICH and NEW YORK, /PRNewswire/ — Automobili Pininfarina launched its pure-electric 1,900 hp Battista hypercar in North America on 16th April – just one year after the company was introduced at the 2018 Rome Formula E race. Shown in the days leading up to the New York Auto Show, the production-ready model was debuted during...

AACA Museum, Inc. earns ‘Special Achievement in Exhibits’ award

Hershey, PA – Each Spring, the National Association of Automobile Museums (NAAM) holds their annual conference which this year took place in South Bend, Indiana at the Studebaker National Museum. The annual NAAMY awards competition honors the work of nonprofit automotive transportation museums. The awards recognize industry leaders for achievement, professionalism, and...

Sewer Flats Salvage

As seen in Old Cars’ April 25, 2019 issue Owner calls Utah yard ‘better than a car show’ Story and photos by Ron Kowalke   Tourists flock to southwest Utah to visit scenic wonders such as both Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks and the Dixie National Forest. For automotive enthusiasts,...

Q&A: May 2, 2019 Edition

Q. Paul Weaver (Feb. 28) asked about putting his 1951 Plymouth business coupe on a different chassis. His car is on a 111-inch wheelbase. A 2001 standard cab Dodge Dakota is on a 112-inch wheelbase. Would this be a close match?                     ...

ACD Automobile Museum to present ‘Selling the Sizzle’ on April 14th

(AUBURN) – The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum will present its April Sunday Spotlight called “Selling the Sizzle”, the advertisements of the Auburn, Cord, and Duesenberg Automobiles this Sunday, April 14 at 2:00 PM. Museum Curator Sam Grate will present original examples of advertising from the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum archives....