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Did you know that the word ‘Man-Cave’ is in the dictionary? The Collins English Dictionary provides the following definition: “A room or part of a house in which a man can pursue hobbies and interests without being distracted by other members of the family.” A guy in the UK has a really cool man cave, …

The Rotary Club of Tucson recently presented a check that lasted 100 years. As part of its centennial celebration, Tucson Rotary donated more than $450,000 to the Pima Joint Technical Education District, which educates students in southern Arizona in career and technical skills without tuition. The donation supports PimaJTED’s innovative new learning center at The …

The all-electric Rolls-Royce Specter is coming in 2024 but Vincent Youa Wraith owner from Richmond, Canada couldn’t wait that long and decided to convert his own Rolls into an electric vehicle, a long process that forced him to sell his house and be separated from his family for A long period. As reported by World …

Helping someone sort out their old workshop of abandoned cars can be a lot of fun. And it can be tricky, too, trying to figure out what’s among a mass of old vehicle parts that probably haven’t seen the light of day in over half a century. Two guys from Classic Car Rescue YouTube Channel …

Hey Long Beach, ready to do some stuff this weekend? Thursday night is shaping up to be a comedy night at the Laugh Factory. On Friday, consider relaxing on the beach with a guided meditation and sound bath. This weekend we found parody performing arts, a festival celebrating the art forms of people of all …

Most barn finds reveal a single really cool “missing in action” car. Some, if they are lucky, might reveal two or three old classic cars. But how do you think you would react if you found more than three hundred? That’s what happened when a car retailer went to prep a very valuable car for …

Arizona auction week kicks off this weekend, but don’t overlook the many cars available on the AutoHunter auction website powered by ClassicCars.com. And remember, if you can’t make it to the Desert Southwest to bid, AutoHunter might have the car you’re looking for — and you don’t even have to catch a plane or book …

IIt was the coldest day of the new year, 15 degrees with an actual feeling of 1 degree. Still, there was a crowd, bundled up in their coats and hats, on the corner of West Main Street and South Park Way. Pose, talk, take pictures. What would bring so many people out when it was …

Competitors attempted to “bribe” the judges during the 2019 Chili Cook-off and Car Show hosted by Candlelight Ranch. Tickets for the association’s fifth annual event, scheduled from noon to 3:30 p.m. on March 6 at the ranch, 6408 Muleshoe Bend Trail in Marble Falls, are on sale now. Photo by Martelle Luedecke / Luedecke Photography …

LAKEVILLE – Racing fans can get a head start on 2022 by purchasing tickets to another competitive season at Lime Rock Park. The Connecticut facility will celebrate its 65th anniversary with a solid roster of return events in 2022. Tickets go on sale November 15, with fans able to take advantage of discounted prices ahead …

Dana Cohen, lead singer of the band Jack’D Up, looks from the stage to the crowd to react at the 20th Annual Bayfest, the return of the Anna Maria Island Chamber of Commerce after waiting for the pandemic, with a performance of classic cars, vendors, food, libations and live music on October 16 on Avenue …

A HEREFORDSHIRE spare parts company for vintage cars and motorcycles was sold for the first time in its history. Corporate Director Tim Edwards, Thursfields Solicitors, assisted by Ellie Bryan, advised Jeremy Holden, Founder of Holden Vintage & Classic Ltd, on Linton Trading Estate, Bromyard, in the sale to SNG Barratt Group Ltd in Bridgnorth, Shropshire, …

A vintage car show is due to take place in Co Fermanagh to raise funds for Air Ambulance Northern Ireland. The vintage car show, organized by the Erne Vintage Car Club, will take place on the weekend of October 22-24 at Irvine Castle. Up to 70 classic cars and tractors will be on display at …

BALLSTON SPA – Area residents got to admire classic cars on Sunday at Ballston Spa at The Way We Were auto show. GAZETTE COVER Ensure access to everything we do, today and every day, check out our subscription page to DailyGazette.com/Subscribe Photos of our Erica Miller Customers visit Front Street as they see cars on …

Hundreds of spectators were transported back in time on Saturday October 2 when they saw more than 300 vintage and classic cars parked in the parking lot of Buford High School. The inaugural event was the first of its kind for the new Buford-based company Classic car rides automobile club. “CARS” is a non-profit organization …

As the fall chill begins to set in, an upcoming auto show is hoping to make sure locals aren’t left behind. A fundraiser for Heartwarmers of St. Joseph, the “Bring The Heat” auto show will raise funds to purchase heaters for those in need. “We hope that with this auto show, and as we organize …

ENNIS – On day two of the first Stampede of Speed, the Texas Motorplex will host a huge day of family events leading up to country superstar Dustin Lynch, Flatland Calvary, Wade Bowen and Kyle Park taking the stage for a full night of country music. For $ 25, fans can enjoy a full day …

Check under the hood of the Lake Area Rods and Classics Club and you’ll find a membership sparked by their love of automobiles, friendship with one another, and support for the Highland Lakes community. Lake Area Rods and Classics was formed in 2004 to allow local car and truck enthusiasts to parade their vehicles. The …

Auto show raises funds to make medical care packages for serving military personnel Updated: September 25, 2021, 8:19 p.m. CDT Hide transcription Show transcript FIRST BUT HAS SINCE BEEN RENOVATED, RENOWNED AND EXPANDED TO WEAR CHUH.RC NEW AT 6:00 AM, OVER 150 CLASSIC CARS DRIVEN ON DMACC ANKENY CAMPUTS AFTERNOON. THE HOT RODS FOR HEROES …

NEW ROCHELLE, NY – Now that the National Guard and COVID-19 test tents are gone, the hot rods, muscle cars and classic cars from the Westchester County Car Show are free to roll to Glen Island again. The show will feature displays of a wide range of lovingly pumped roadsters and motorcycles, all carefully restored …

Classic cars line up during Route 66 Cruisin Reunion with live music, food and a Ferris wheel in Ontario Town Square on Friday, September 17, 2021. (Photo by Cindy Yamanaka, The Press-Enterprise / SCNG) Chris Shafer de La Verne, left, and his girlfriend Angie Fennessy from Alhambra make their way into the TLR (The Long …

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) – Classic cars, racing cars and everything in between were on display at the 45th annual Beloit Autorama auto show. Weather canceled the event in 2019 and the pandemic is accused of having canceled the 2020s. But on Sunday, people told 23 News it couldn’t have been a more perfect day for …

This show centers around Gotham Garage, a machine shop known for restoring and swapping out cheap old rotten cars for something better. They work on classic cars and turn them into expensive assets using modern technology. This exceptional business strategy and creativity are the hallmarks of Gotham garage; it has everything to keep you captivated …

Classic cars line up for the Poker Run Hot August Nights 2019 in Minden.Photo by Kurt Hildebrand. August puts the cars in Carson Valley, with the Hot August Nights Poker Run lunch break returning to Minden on Thursday. Sponsored by the Carson Valley Visitors Authority and the city, dozens of classic cars will be parked …

After a year of absence, the Clinton Township Gratiot Cruise Committee is roaring its engines to revive the action. Prior to the August 1 cruise on Gratiot Avenue between 14 Mile Road and Wellington Crescent, the Cruise Committee will be organizing a series of six auto shows before the cruise. The shows take place in …

Raids on auto parts vendors by the Environmental Protection Agency for evidence of emissions violations are hurting the conventional auto industry, says Senator Jim Lankford. Lankford, a Republican from Oklahoma and a member of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee, told the Washington Examiner he recently took an interest in bipartisan legislation reintroduced to the …

LUMBERTON, NC (WBTW) – A car show for first responders was held in Lumberton on Saturday. Some first responders took the opportunity to promote safety. “We believe in reaching out to the community,” said Lumberton Fire Department training chief Eddie Cox. Lumberton firefighters have set up a bicycle safety course and a hot car display …

Since 1988, Emmett has hosted Cruise Night. What started as an anniversary sales promotion at Roe Ann’s Drive In has become part of community history. A year later a motor show was added to the date and now thousands of people come to Emmett to see hundreds of vintage, classic and contemporary muscle cars on …

WATCH: Full interview with Nasthan Sanchez, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Storehouse New Mexico and organizer of the auto show by: KRQE staff Posted: Jul 6, 2021 / 1:09 PM MDT / Update: Jul 6, 2021 / 1:09 PM MDT ALBUQUERQUE, NM (KRQE) – Local automobile club, MOPAR Most Wanted, is hosting an …

It’s time to polish the chrome, load the trailers, and head to Wheatland for one of Wyoming’s biggest auto shows! The Blue Mountain Auto and Safety Show begins Friday, July 9 at 6 p.m. with several activities running through Sunday, July 11. The event kicks off this Friday with none other than a ‘Cruise to …

MARTINSBURG, W. Va. (WDVM) – Seeing North Queen Street in Martinsburg full of cars isn’t unusual, but the streets on Sunday were lined with cars for a different and special reason. More than 130 vehicles lined up nearly three blocks of North Queen Street for the Father’s Day Cruise-in, a car show hosted by the …

The Show and Shine event will take place on July 4th. Residents of the area can browse a collection of cars, motorcycles and tractors. The annual show and shine auto show is scheduled for July 4 at Wadleigh Park in Vale. (The Firm / Lynn Keller). VALE – Local residents and visitors drawn to the …

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) – An Arkansas man arrested for sitting with his feet on a desk in the office of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi during the Jan.6 riot on Capitol Hill has asked a federal judge to l ‘authorize to travel for a classic car swap meet. Richard Barnett’s attorney, Joseph McBride of New …

It was a great day to bring out the classic cars and continue a Middletown tradition with their annual auto show. “We are very happy to expect more than 300 cars to come out,” said Johanna Bond, vice president of the Middlesex Chamber of Commerce. This event has been taking place for almost 25 years …

By Travis Landry, Auctioneer and Specialist, Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers Cranston, RI Collecting cars, being a reducer and the overall appreciation of automobiles and automobilia has been a thing since the inception of the motor vehicle. People love their cars! Whether it’s your grandfather with his 1963 Chevrolet Corvette or your proud niece with his …

CHESTER, NJ – Ford Model T, 1957 Chevrolets, Mustangs, Corvettes and other classic cars and trucks are planning to wax, shine and prepare to head to the 20th Annual Chester Motor Show on Saturday. Car owners and enthusiasts can take to Chester’s Main and Perry streets from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. – with a …

ESCANABA, Michigan (WLUC) – After a year of waiting, an early summer tradition has returned to Escanaba. The Kruisin ‘Klassics Fun Run kicked off tonight with a parade of classic cars. “We started 36 years ago and just a bunch of guys in a garage talking about old cars, their love of old cars,” said …

Rolls-Royce now joins a number of other ultra-luxury automakers, including Bentley and Porsche, who will work with a limited number of high net worth customers to build very expensive custom cars. (Bentley and Porsche are owned by the Volkswagen Group, while Rolls-Royce is owned by BMW.) On Thursday, Rolls-Royce unveiled a new program called Rolls-Royce …

TROY BOROUGH – The Troy Town Cruisers kicked off their first official auto show of the year on Tuesday at the First Citizens Community Bank in downtown Troy Borough. The events serve as a fundraiser for the Troy Chamber of Commerce with the aim of raising funds for the promotion of local businesses. It also …

PLAINFIELD, IL – Vintage and modern cars will once again line the streets of downtown Plainfield on Tuesday evenings starting June 8. The classic Cruise Nights are set to return for 11 events this summer. The free event is being organized for the eighth year by the Village Chamber of Commerce. From 5:30 p.m. to …

MASSILLON – There won’t be any pristine, shiny classic cars lined up along Lincoln Way. No music or fireworks will fill the air. For the second year, the pandemic canceled the Cruise-On-In & Dance Party. Ray Jeske, president of the event, has confirmed that the popular event will not return in 2021. “It’s such a …