Ongoing & Upcoming Events
The highlight of this year’s VIR Gold Cup race weekend was a race car event organized by famous NASCAR crew chief Ray Evernham, who drove one of the cars in the starting field of 18. He, along with other legendary NASCAR stars, such as Bill Elliott, Bobby Labonte, Todd Bodine, Ward Burton, Al Unser Jr., and Greg Biffle, were just a few of the drivers at the controls of the iconic V8-powered machines. Read More.
Monterey Week has been characterized as the place where “billionaires play and millionaires just watch”- an apt description, with all the world-class four-wheel works of art in the shows and on the streets. But, you don’t have to be a millionaire to enjoy Monterey Week – you only have to be a car enthusiast. Read More.
The Tri-Five Nationals in Bowling Green, KY rolled into town on August 9 for a three-day celebration of 55-56-57 Chevys. Despite the inclement weather on Thursday, more than 2,750 Tri-Fives registered, surpassing last year's participation. Now in its 4th year, this event is definitely the place to be for Tri-Five enthusiasts. Read More.
This VW Bus was built from scratch, containing virtually no original components from the iconic van of the ‘60s. Also it is hard to believe but it is not an optical illusion! Ron Berry was at the NSRA Nationals in Louisville this weekend displaying his wildly popular creation. Listen to this designer/fabricator/visionary talk about "Surf Seeker." See Video.
The Daytona Beach Turkey Run is one of the largest combination car show and swap meets in the country. This four-day event, held over the Thanksgiving weekend, brings more than 6,000 vintage, classic, muscle cars, race cars and trucks, either for show or for sale, as well as more than 2,500 vendors to the Daytona Speedway. For some of the classics on display, See our gallery
Essentially a concept vehicle, the Hudson Italia was to go directly into production as the company's halo car. To save on manufacturing costs, it was decided to use the existing chassis of the company’s Jet model. The chassis was shipped to Italy, and a handmade aluminum body was fitted to the Jet running gear. The finished cars were then shipped back to the US. Read More.
Hilton Head Island is a great place to vacation, and with 250 restaurants, it offers a wealth of dining choices. If you're a first time visitor, there are so many choices, it's hard to decide. Here's a Guide, based on recommendations from locals, frequent visitors, and my own experiences. Read More.
The National Street Rod Assocation celebrated their 49th National event the first weekend in August. More than 10,000 street rods, customs, and muscle cars were on the grounds and inside the buildings at the Kentucky Exposition Center, where creativity and skill was definitely on display. Read More.
It’s two shows in one, when Chrysler and Hurst join forces for a spectacular three day show at the Carlisle Fairgrounds. With more than 2,750 registered cars, including the famous Hemi Under Glass Barracuda, this year's Chrysler and Hurst Nationals was one for the recordbooks. Read More.
Goodguys revved up its engines again for the 21st Annual Goodguys PPG Nationals in Columbus. This celebration of American made or powered classic vehicles brought more than 6,000 Rods, Customs, Classics, Muscle Cars, and Trucks to the Ohio Expo Center. Read More.
Now in its 31st year, Dana Mecum’s Original Spring Classic car auction rolled into Indy with 2,000 vehicles offered for sale. Over the six day auction, every type of motorized vehicle crossed the stage, some familiar looking along with many unique and highly coveted collectibles. Read More.
The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, two-time winner of the prestigious International Historic Motoring Event award, pulled off another great event this weekend, showcasing more than 300 classics from across the country, as well as internationally. Read More.