Monterey Hospital Goes “Car Crazy” to Save Barry Meguiar’s Life

Monterey, CA – Dr. Steve Packard, CEO of the Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula, is shown here being thanked along with a presentation of their doctors and nurses, by Meguiar’s president Barry Meguiar as he leaves their hospital a new man. On the night before all of the major events began for what is known as ‘Pebble Beach Week’ on the Monterey Peninsula, Barry “stopped by” their ER to check on some unusual pain conditions that Read More

Capitol Concours Dinner Gala to be Held Saturday September 18

Sacramento, CA – August 30, 2010 – The Capitol Concours d’Elegance Opening Dinner Gala will be held on the 25th floor of the US Bank building Saturday, September 18 from 6:00PM-10:00PM. Car owners and the general public are invited to attend this grand event which supports Shriners Hospitals for Children®-Northern California. Participants at the Le Gala d’Ouverture un Samedi Soir or “Opening Gala on Saturday Night” will be treated to delectables from Ambrosia, 4th Street Grille, House Read More

Capitol Concours Tour d’Elegance Set for September 18 in Sacramento

Sacramento, CA – August 30, 2010 – On September 18, the Capitol Concours Tour d’Elegance kicks off a full weekend of festivities aimed to raise money for Shriners Hospitals for Children®-Northern California. Concours sponsor Mercedes-Benz | Sacramento El Dorado Hills Rocklin will be the launch site for this spectacular event which will gather owners of all sorts of classic, vintage and exotic cars to rally along a designated route that meanders through many captivating areas of the Sacramento region. “Owners Read More

Racing Legends and Rare Cars Highlight 2010 Fleet Week Coronado Speed Festival

San Diego, CA – August 30, 2010 – Known as the “Race at the Base,” the 13th annual Fleet Week Coronado Speed Festival will take place Sept. 25-26 at Naval Air Station North Island. While the race draws more than 250 prestigious historic race cars, a few of the vehicles – and their drivers – stand out among the crowd. From veteran racers to racing veterans, following is a selection of drivers not-to-be-missed at this premier motorsports event saluting our Read More

Bob McDorman Collection to Sell at No Reserve During Special Mecum Event

Marengo, IL – Mecum Auctions announces a special one-time event has been added to its 2010 auction lineup as they prepare to offer The Bob McDorman Collection, Nov. 5-6, 2010, in Canal Winchester, Ohio.

McDorman, a longtime Chevrolet dealer and passionate collector, will sell his personal collection of 150 superior cars at no reserve. Included in the McDorman offering is the most complete assemblage of Corvettes in the world, featuring one Corvette from every model year 1953 to present and Read More

Mecum Offers Multiple No-Reserve Vehicle Collections at St. Charles

Marengo, IL – Mecum Auctions is excited to announce select vehicles from the Zeb Morris Collection, the David and Pauline Haas Collection and the Walt Hollifield Collection will be offered at no reserve during the St. Charles Auction at Pheasant Run Resort Sept. 16-19, 2010.

Morris, a longtime collector, will sell his one-of-a-kind 1969 Pontiac GTO Judge Convertible along with eight other muscle cars at Mecum’s St. Charles Auction. Featuring a Ram Air III 400/366 HP engine Read More

National Collector Car Expert Keith Martin to Lead Panel Discussion at Glenmoor Gathering

Canton, OH – August 27, 2010 – A panel of well-known collector car experts will comprise a panel moderated by national car authority Keith Martin during the annual Glenmoor Gathering weekend. Martin is also serving as honorary chairman of the annual Concours.

Martin, publisher and editor of Sports Car Market magazine, and his panel will occupy center stage on Friday, September 17, from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The panel discussion will be held at Glenmoor Country Club, site of Read More

Twelve Concepts and New Cars Unveiled at 2010 Pebble Beach Concours

Pebble Beach, CA – August 26, 2010 — Before viewing any of the 250-plus impeccable classic cars, race machines and motorcycles exhibited at the 60th Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and Tonight Show host Jay Leno stopped by the event’s concept vehicle and new car display.

Long acknowledged as the world’s top collector car show, the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance is becoming a showcase for all the latest offerings from manufacturers. A total of 12 concepts Read More

Classic Motorcar Auctions to Hold Sale at 2010 Glenmoor Gathering

Canton, OH — Following its highly successful sale in Akron last August, Classic Motorcar Auctions will be hosting the first-ever classic car auction at the 2010 Glenmoor Gathering.

The Glenmoor Gathering, now in its sixteenth year, has become one of the top concours events in America. This year the show will feature “The Historic Motorcars of Cleveland,” including classic manufacturers such as Templar, Chandler, and Jordan as well as electric auto manufacturers Rauch & Land and Baker.

Vehicles consigned to Read More

Bonhams to Hold First Fairfield County Concours Auction

New York, NY (August 26, 2010) – Bonhams international auctioneers will bring rare collector motorcars to auction on September 12th, at the Fairfield County Hunt Club in Westport, Connecticut with their inaugural event held in conjunction with the Fairfield County Concours d’Elegance. Commencing at 10:00 am, Sunday morning with the auction of over 200 lots of automobilia, followed by motorcars at 1:00 pm, the sale will showcase more than 70 collector cars, many fresh from private collections or estates, with Read More