Category Archives: classic cars

In the News: Jeep’s 75th, V8 muscle, Amelia concours, new Pacifica, and of course, VW.

March madness is here and the auto industry keeps making news. Catch up on what you missed last week with just one click right here. @1ChicagoCarGuy

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In the News: Geneva Auto Show, World Car finalists, Google car crash, February sales and more.

Check out what went on around the world in automobiles this week. It’s getting to be Spring and things are ramping up. Click right here to catch up. @1ChicagoCarGuy  

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In the News: January sales, Scion, Tesla, self-drivng cars, air bag recalls, motorsports and more.

  While you welcomed February and got psyched up for the Super Bowl lots of things were going on in the auto world. Catch up with just one click right here. @1ChicagoCarGuy

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In the News: World Car Awards, Toyota is No 1, Arizona Concours, F-150 Diesel, Monte Carlo Rally, Rolex 24 and recalls.

The northeast has dug out of the snow, we’re ready for Super Bowl, and motorsports season has started. And would you believe the DeLorean is making a comeback. Catch up on the week’s news in the auto world right here. … Continue reading

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A DRIVE HOME: Lemay Museum, Tacoma to Detroit Auto Show

Three vintage cars – a ’57 Chevy Nomad, a ’61 Chrysler 300G and a ’66 Mustang left their safe haven in the LeMay, America’s Car Museum in Tacoma, WA for a 2400-mile cross-country drive to help open the 2016 North … Continue reading

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It’s show time: The Drive Home, NAIAS, CES, Chicago Auto Show, plus Gorilla Glass and more.

Did you think last week would be a slow news week in the auto world? Well, it wasn’t that slow. Catch up on the latest happenings while you were on your holiday break and enjoying being with your family and … Continue reading

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VW Fix, Noisy Ferraris, Mazda Leads MPG, Tesla Sells Emission Credits, Purdy Driving Home to NAIAS, Rain Man Buick, Jeep Recall

While you were out doing your Christmas shopping or socializing at those office holiday gatherings, the auto world kept making news. Catch up with just one click right here on what went on. @1ChicagoCarGuy

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Steve Purdy Book Review: Barn Find Road Trip

My Michigan-based colleague Steve Purdy has provided yet another wonderful review of a new book for the auto enthusiast. In BARN FIND ROAD TRIP a writer, a photographer and an automotive archaeologist, Brian Barr, Michael Alan Ross and Tom Cotter, hit … Continue reading

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#MCACN2015 Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals in Chicago.

   It was a bit snowy but I was among the many who made their way to the Stephenson Convention Center in Rosemont for the 2015 running of this show. The largest of its kind in the country, the show … Continue reading

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Kyle Busch wins NASCAR and Jeff Gordon retires; VW has a plan; Traffic bottlenecks; Tesla for $80K and more.

While you were shopping for those Black Friday deals the world kept turning.  The NCAAF season is wrapping up and the playoff and bowl game contenders are getting defined. Winter is showing its face a bit more. Click here to … Continue reading

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