MICHIGAN’S ANN ARBOR/SALINE CLASSIC BICYCLE SHOW AND SWAP MEET

April 30th, 2017 will be the 37th Anniversary of the Biggest, Oldest, and the Best Antique and Classic Bicycle Show in the Nation. This annual one day event held at the Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds, 5055 Ann Arbor/Saline Rd., Ann Arbor, Michigan 48103, will host over 250 dealers from across the continent. At last year’s show more than 9,000 Classic, Vintage and Collectible bicycles were on site representing nearly every major bicycle maker in the last century. The $5 admission […]

Detroit Area Auto Modelers

              Detroit Area Auto Modelers   Is pleased to announce their 53rd Show on Sunday, March 26, 2017. The show, which will include tons of toys, model kits, model building accessories, die-cast models, and collectibles of all kinds, is one of the biggest modelers shows in the Mid-West.   The amazing show, which is still only $5.00 admission, is being held between 9am and 3pm. The location will still be at the Macomb Community […]

3rd Annual Motor City Hotrod and Race Expo

3RD ANNUAL MOTORCITY HOTROD & RACE EXPO What is the Motor City Hot Rod & Racing Expo? In its second year, the expo is a unique event designed to gather quality equipment manufacturers, service providers, racers, cruisers, and hot rod enthusiasts of all kinds under one roof. Vendor space is reserved exclusively for new product manufacturers and service providers – the Motor City Hot Rod and Racing Expo is not a swap meet or a car show. Unlike a typical […]

DETROIT AUTORAMA 2017

DETROIT AUTORAMA 2017 Presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts is February 24-26 at Cobo Center, Detroit! See all of the coolest hot rods and customs including competition for the coveted Ridler Award! Don’t miss the AUTORAMA EXTREME featuring Ol Skool Rodz Traditional Rod & Custom in “The Basement” all weekend with live music from: Rhythm Deluxe, Twistin’ Tarantulas & The Fast Eddie Band (see website for days and times). And make sure to see the Miss Autorama Pin-Up Girl Contest Announcing […]

The Golden Age of Sports Cars

JANIS JOPLIN AND NICOLAS CAGE CARS APPEAR IN ALL-NEW SPORTS CAR SPECIAL EXHIBITION Written by Jay Follis, Director of Marketing Gilmore Car Museum, Hickory Corners, MI “The Golden Age of Sports Cars, 1949-1967” is the title of an all-new special museum exhibition opening at the Gilmore Car Museum on Saturday Oct 1 and will run until April 2017. This exhibit showcases nearly two dozen of rarest and most sought after sports cars in the world including: Janis Joplin’s 1964 Porsche […]

A Car (Love) Story

A Car (Love) Story As a young man of 17 in 1966, I wanted to buy a convertible. My dad offered to help me buy a used car but tried to talk me out of getting a convertible because of the problems that one would create—a flimsy top, mechanical problems, leaks, etc. But as teenagers do, I stubbornly refused to accept his logic and eventually he got tired of the arguing and gave in. We went to a friend of […]

SHOREWOOD KIWANIS PRESENTS THE ANNUAL HARPER CHARITY CRUISE

CRUISIN’ FOR THE COMMUNITY! SHOREWOOD KIWANIS PRESENTS THE ANNUAL HARPER CHARITY CRUISE -Wednesday, August 31, 2016 from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm Shorewood Kiwanis needs you, the classic car enthusiast that lovingly restores these beauties and loves to show them off! What is a classic car cruise without cool cars and amazing drivers? The Harper Charity Cruise is a fun, family-friendly place to show off your favorite ride! Any and all are welcome, no registration or fees. The Cruise runs […]

ArtPrize 8 Entry Donated to the Gilmore Car Museum

“MOM’S FAVORITE CAR” GIVEN TO CAR MUSEUM ON HER 90TH BIRTHDAY Artist Paula Blinco Collins, best known for her more than 200 bas-relief brick sculptures on display throughout the country, has donated her recent 2016 ArtPrize competition entry, “Mom’s Favorite Car,” to the Gilmore Car Museum. “It’s a 1940 Pontiac that will never rust”, explained Collins. That’s because her entry is a life-sized recreation of a car made entirely out of brick—12,000 pounds of brick—which is nearly four times the […]

CRUIS’NEWS and M1 Concourse Present “Cruise the Concourse”

July 7th, 2016   – 5pm -9pm   The inaugural Classic Car Show and Magazine Photo Shoot (first 150 cars) at the Champion Motor Speedway skid pad on the grounds of M1 Concourse located on “World Famous” Woodward Ave at South Blvd., Pontiac, MI.   All makes and models are welcome to come help celebrate the National “Collector Car Appreciation Day”! Which is conducted at car shows nationwide. Festivities are planned all evening including hot laps on the Champion Motor Speedway, […]