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2017 Amelia Island Concours: Main Event Closes Out Week of Star Cars

There was no need to go to an automobile museum in early March, since all the star attractions had been sent to the Concours on Amelia Island. Now in its 22nd year, "The Amelia" hosted 300 of the most prized examples of historic vehicles, some elegant, some extremely fast, and all unique.   Read More.

 

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2017 Boca Raton Concours d'Elegance

The 11th Annual Boca Raton Concours d'Elegance, which showcased 201 classic cars and 56 vintage motorcycles, was held on February 12 at the Boca Raton Resort & Club. As usual, diversity is what brings the crowds, and this year, as in the past, there was something for everyone. For example, the Marques for 2017 were the Auburn, Cord, & Duesenberg, and there were a large contingency of these automobiles on the show field.   Read More.

 

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2017 Grand National Roadster Show

A 1936 Packard Coach Built, Disappearing Top was crowned America's Most Beautiful Roadster at the 2017 Grand National Roadster Show, the longest running indoor car show in the world. In a typically Ford-dominated competition, this year marks the first time that a Packard has won in the Grand National Roadster Show's 68-year history.   Read More.

 

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Goodguys Autocross
Competition

The sounds of revving V8s and squealing tires can be heard all weekend at a Goodguys event, as the drivers attack the tight turns of the cone-studded Autocross course. Strap on your seat belt, and take an exciting ride with us during a new season of Goodguys Autocross.   See Video.

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2016 Hilton Head
Concours d'Elegance

Close to 200 classics were on the show field at Port Royal Golf Club for the 2016 Hilton Head Concours d'Elegance. Beautiful, historical, unique, and valuable are all words to describe the vehicles that make the Concours such a special event.  See our gallery

1958 Ford Sunliner

1958 Ford Fairlane 500
Sunliner

The Ford Fairlane was produced between 1955 and 1970. The automobile was named after Henry Ford's 56 room, Fair Lane estate in Dearborn, Michigan. By the time the 1958 model came to market, the era of car fins was in full stride. Bigger, weightier, and sportier than Fairlanes in the early '50s.   Read More.

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Restaurants to Try First on
Hilton Head Island


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.

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Arizona Car Week: Barrett-Jackson, RM, Goodings,
and Bonhams

A British racing car tops all classics as the highest sale during the 2017 Arizona Auction week in Scottsdale and neighboring Phoenix, AZ. An historic Italian race car and a German grand touring roadster also posted big sales numbers.   Read More.

 

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Mecum Muscles Into Kissimmee
2017 Brings Another 3000 Classics to Auction

With 3000 cars on the docket, it isn't difficult to understand why Mecum Kissimmee is considered to be the biggest classic and collector-car auction in the world. But, this auction isn't all about numbers.    Read More.

 

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2016 Fall Daytona Beach Turkey Run

There was plenty of V8 sounds coming from the Daytona Speedway over the Thanksgiving weekend, but it wasn’t from cars on the track. More than 6,000 classic cars and trucks filled the infield for the 43rd Annual Daytona Turkey Run.    Read More.

 

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2016 Hilton Head Concours d'Elegance and Car Club Showcase

The Hilton Head Motoring Festival (HHMF) began with the Savannah Speed Classic (see our coverage) and culminated with the Concours d'elegance on Hilton Head Island Two other events of the HHMF were also held at the at the Golf Club.   Read More.

 

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2016 Goodguys Southeastern Nationals, Charlotte

It was full speed ahead all weekend for another great Goodguys event -- the 23rd Southeastern Nationals in Charlotte. We put on our walking shoes, loaded up on sun screen, made sure our camera batteries were charged and ready to go, and began our adventure early Friday morning.   Read More.

 

Street Rods

2016 National Street Rod Association Nationals

It was vintage car weekend in Derby Town USA, as 11,000 classics rolled into Louisville, KY for the 47th National Street Rod Association Nationals. The Kentucky Exposition Center was filled with colorful classics 30 years or older.    Read More.

 

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Mopar Magic at 2016 Carlisle Chrysler Nationals

Carlisle celebrated its 25th year of bringing Mopars to Carlisle, July 15 - 17, with a record number of registered cars and more than 50,000 spectators. This is one of the biggest years yet, because 2016 marks a major anniversary date for Chrysler.   Read More.