Omix-ADA, an independent manufacturer and wholesaler of Jeep parts and accessories, has added two more heritage vehicles to its Jeep collection in Suwanee, Georgia: a civilian J-10 pickup and FC-150.
This past weekend I attended The Elegance of Hershey for the first time, and I found it to be a serious, high-caliber concours event with cars that would not been out of place at Amelia Island or Pebble Beach. The number of truly great cars was staggering, with multiple-award-winning Duesenbergs, Packards, pre-war Alfa Romeos, Ferraris, […]
Know someone in the classic car community who has gone above and beyond in service to others? Sure you do. Perhaps it’s someone who makes a point of letting children sit in his or her car at shows. Maybe it’s someone who is eager to offer up a classic vehicle to help teach a teenager how […]
Prices may continue to soar at collector car auctions, but the June report of the Hagerty Market Rating sustained its largest decline in the past 14 months, in part because of what Hagerty called “diminishing expert sentiment” in its monthly market rating news release. The monthly rating was at an all-time high of 72.04 in […]
The International Show Car Association and the National Street Rod Association have announced two winners of the “ISCA Pick” award presented at the Street Rod Nationals East held June 5-7 at York Pennsylvania:
An exotic Italian and a prime piece of Detroit muscle will be featured June 27 at the North Country classic car auction in Effingham, New Hampshire: a 1981 Ferrari Mondial 8 Coupe and a 1970 Plymouth Road Runner Superbird.
‘I didn’t know Ed had all these cars,” was a common comment as people in Clarinda, Iowa, population 5,500, attended the preview of the recent Rich Penn Auction to disperse the car and automobilia collection of the late Ed Nordland. But quietly, Nordland had built his collection over the decades, and for 20 years had […]
Florida I, a 1955 show car now owned by Corrado Lo Presto, was awarded best in show honors Saturday at the inaugural Concorso d’Eleganza Pininfarina, held at Valentino Castle in Turin, Italy, to celebrate the automobile design and coachbuilding company’s 85th anniversary. “According to the jury (of judges), this model of 1955 is the car […]
With a record-number of vehicles crossing the block, the Leake Auction Company posted $11.7 million in sales at its recent Tulsa, Oklahoma, auction. Of the 688 vehicles crossing the block, a strong 74 percent were sold, including 150 from the Chicago-based Klairmont Kollection. “The strength of the collector car market is evident based on the […]
The Elegance at Hershey, a three-day event that harkens to collector car events of the 1950s and ‘60s, takes place this weekend in Hershey, Pennsylvania, and should prove to be another great year for this event. It kicks off Friday with The Grand Ascent, a vintage-style hill climb for pre-war and early post war cars […]