Category Archives: hot rods

Collectors’ Car Garage – Chicago Winter Storage Special

Collectors’ Car Garage – Chicago is featuring a Winter Storage Special, which will provide a six-month discounted storage rate in their 300 car, climate controlled facility. Bennett Logan, General Manager says, “The CCG Building is a blend of a museum … Continue reading

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Chicago: Rise & Drive at Collectors’ Car Garage

The Labor Day weekend first-Sunday Rise & Drive at Collectors’ Car Garage brought a couple of treats. A 1930 Ruxton Model C Sedan and a ’57 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight convertible from the Richard H. Driehaus Collection at Chicago Vintage Motor Carriage … Continue reading

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Chicago: @RiseandDrive 2016 kickoff

On a grey Sunday morning Rise & Drive, now in its third year, had its 2016 kickoff at its new location at Collectors’ Car Garage. At this free event you see not only vintage classics, sports cars , muscle cars, … Continue reading

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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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#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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George Barris Passes, U.S. Sales Up, Recalls, Genesis Launched, SEMA, Ford & Michelin

Halloween 2015 has come and gone and the auto industry has ghosts of its own. Check out the latest news tidbits right here with just one mouse-click. @1ChicagoCarGuy

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Muscle Cars, Corvettes And More At Mecum’s Chicago Auction, Oct. 8-10

The return of the Mecum Chicago auction this Oct. 8-10 to the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center will feature an estimated 1,000 collector cars headlined by American muscle cars, classics, Corvettes, hot rods, Resto Mods and more. The auction is open … Continue reading

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