What I have learned about Spring Carlisle is that everything I think I know or understand, I really don’t, at least not unless Carlisle is some odd parallel universe. Continue reading
One of the things that makes Spring Carlisle so awesome is the swap meet. I was given the task of photographing interesting and unusual things for sale, but what I found more exciting and interesting was the lifestyle I saw as the swap-meet. Continue reading
Spring Carlisle is an undoubtedly huge event, located on the 150-acre Carlisle Fairgrounds here in Pennsylvania. Now in its 41st year, the Spring Carlisle is a collector and classic car swap meet, car corral and auction that brings together 2,000 cars from all over the East Coast and Canada. It also is the third event of the calendar year for Carlisle Events and marks the beginning of the Carlisle-based show and swap meet season after earlier events in Florida. Continue reading
Over at the National Corvette Museum they are all about performance and want to get you out on the track with several track days and events scheduled. The first is this Saturday, April 25. The NCM has broken the day into two autocross sessions, the first from 9 a.m. until noon, the second from 1 to 4 p.m.. Cost is only $25 for NCM members registered for the Bash event, $30 for non-members registered for Bash, or $35 for anyone not registered for Bash. Continue reading
The idea was to move the Fast and Furious movie franchise off the big screen and put its cars and their owners and their friends on the ground for a day-long car show and drag racing competition at the Gila Bend Municipal Airport in the southern Arizona desert. Continue reading
When Bodie Stroud was in high school, he saw a beautiful Toyota truck slammed to the ground. “It was so cool,” Stroud remembers, recalling that it had belonged to the “coolest guy in school.” Continue reading
The National Museum of Crime and Punishment, located in Washington D.C., has loaned John Dillinger’s 1933 Essex Terraplane to the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum in Auburn, Indiana, where it will be on display through April 2016. Continue reading
A week before the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, 42 professional drifters came from across the country, some even from overseas, to take part in Round One: Streets of Long Beach, a part of the 2015 Formula Drift series.
The event used what this weekend are turns 9, 10 and 11 on the Indy car circuit. Continue reading
There’s a lot happening this weekend at America’s classic car museums with a lowrider and customs cruise-in at the Petersen, educational lectures at Owls Head and Gilmore, and the monthly car and bike show at Muscle Car City.
Here are the details on those and other upcoming events at various classic car museums: Continue reading
A 1937 Peugeot Darlmat cabriolet owned by Peter Mullin won Best in Show honors at the 11th annual La Jolla Concours d’Elegance last weekend. Continue reading