Road Trip: The Loneliest Drive You’ll Ever Do

By: Bridget Clerkin February 1, 2018 U.S. Route 50 wends through many states, but in Nevada, it is known as the “Loneliest Road” for its vast, desolate, starkly beautiful stretches. One may be the loneliest number, but in Nevada, that honor actually goes to 50. The Silver State’s portion of

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Reno at the Crossroads Historical Marker

Reno in Washoe County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest) By Douglass Halvorsen, December 14, 2013 1. Reno at the Crossroads Marker Inscription. A City Built on Trains and Automobiles Nevada’s alliance with the Union during the Civil War was important not only for the mineral resources of the Comstock Lode but

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The Cammed & Tubbed Podcast: Episode 245 – Six Degrees Of MC3

http://shoutengine.com/TheCammedandTubbedPodcast/TheCammedandTubbedPodcast-0245-six-degrees-of-manuel-carrillo-iii-49627.mp3 On this week’s episode, we have recurring guest Manuel Carrillo III on the show to talk about his escapades. He was recently invited to attend the Golden Globes by Infiniti and we spend far too long discussing that evening. Manuel also recently drove up the west coast in a

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Of Grifters, Wombats, and the Dizzy World of ‘The Young in Heart’

The Young in Heart (1938) is a terrific example of the kind of movie Hollywood could do so well when it tried: a sophisticated comedy about people pretending not to be sentimental. With an amazing cast and crew, this sleek machine fires on all cylinders, not unlike its left-field creation

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12 of the Best Automotive Museums In the US

The Revs Institute – Naples, Florida The Collier Collection at the Revs Institute is one of the finest assemblies of classic race cars in the US. Its Porsche collection is especially great if you’re a fan of the automaker’s 1960s and 1970s sports cars. America’s Car Museum – Tacoma, Washington

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Museum Earns 2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

We’re pleased to announce that the Museum has been selected for the 2016 Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site. “With the Certificate of Excellence, TripAdvisor honors hospitality businesses that have consistently received strong praise and ratings from travelers, ” said Heather Leisman, Vice President of Industry

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1907 Thomas Flyer is making history again

The 1907 Thomas Flyer is making history again as it joins a permanent archive of significant historic automobiles within the Library of Congress. Mark Gessler, president and founder of the Historic Vehicle Association, and Jackie Frady, president and executive director of the Museum, unveil the Flyer’s historic marker. The Thomas

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History Symposium Wins 1st Place

The Museum won a First Place NAAMY Award of Excellence in Educational Programs during the annual competition of the National Association of Automobile Museums. The winning entry was the 2015 history symposium, The 1950s: Expanding the American Dream. Judges for educational programs included Museum Studies professors from Case Western Reserve

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Awards won at Amelia Island Concours

We’re excited to announce that the Museum exhibited two cars at the 2016 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance in Florida and returned home with two notable trophies. The 1937 Cord 812 Supercharged Beverly Sedan, which was our March 2016 E-News Car of the Month won The Most Elegant Cord.  The 1938

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