E.L. Cord

National Automobile Museum Announces Historical Thursday Talk on E.L. Cord, industry pioneer who created empires in transportation.The National Automobile Museum has announced its next topic for the Second Thursday Talks will feature a discussion on E.L. Cord an industry pioneer who created empires in transportation. Errett Lobban "E.L." Cord was

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Driven for Success

National Automobile Museum Receives Four NAAMY Awards in 2019 National Association of Automobile Museums Competition. The National Automobile Museum, The Harrah Collection (NAM), in Reno, Nev., was recognized as a first place winner among several categories during the recent NAAMY awards at the 2019 National Association of Automobile Museums conference.

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Second Thursday Talk – Gas Pumps – Dispensing Fuel

From Buckets and Art Deco Pumps sought after by collectors to the latest innovations. Presented by Museum Docent Chair Rod Smith Enjoy a 30-minute talk, Q&A, refreshments and a unique piece of history. Free to Museum members. Included with paid admission. Otherwise, $5 per person to attend the talk. The gasoline pump has evolved

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May 2018 Events and Activities in the Reno Region

  Big events during May, 2018 include… May is Older Americans Month Reno River Festival Mother’s Day Memorial Day Weekend May is Nevada Wildfire Awareness Month – “Prepare Now! Wildfire Know No Season.” Every action you take at your home or in your community to reduce the wildfire threat and

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A Golden (Hour) Opportunity – Ed Roth’s Hot Rods at Amelia

Bryce Womeldurf April 2, 2018 Car Shows, Cars You Should Know, Featured, Nostalgia 21 Comments While out on the setup day for this year’s Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, I happened to stumble across the hot rods of Ed “Big Daddy” Roth being towed in and set up for the Concours. To

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National Automobile Museum Introduces Historical Thursday Talk on Space Race Innovation, Computers and Cars

Posted: Mar 26, 2018 2:23 AM PDT RENO, Nev. – March 26, 2018 – (Newswire.com) The National Automobile Museum has announced its next topic for the Second Thursday Talks will feature a discussion on Space Race Innovation, Computers and Cars. The April talk will mark the museum’s fourth talk of

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Beatnik Bandit, dream comes true at the Amelia Island Concours

In Spotlight March 19, 2018 Bob Golfen 2 comments The memorable Beatnik Bandit was shown at the Amelia Island Concours | Bob Golfen photos Ed “Big Daddy” Roth’s iconic creation appeals to the younger crowd as well as the memories of older gearheads Those of us who were around at

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10 Warm, Cheap, Amazing Places for Retirees to Visit Right Now

10 Warm, Cheap, Amazing Places for Retirees to Visit Right Now FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmail TimeContributor March 14, 2018 Winter still has a firm grip on most of the country, but the good news is that it’s not too late to book a warm-weather escape. Retirees have the luxury of traveling whenever they

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April 25, 26 & 28, 2018: 1890s-Inspired History Symposium

Monday, February 26th 2018, 4:29 am PDT The National Automobile Museum provides an educational historical forum fit for NDE course approval RENO, Nev. – February 26, 2018 – (Newswire.com) On the brink of the 20th century, our country progressed from an agricultural economy to a largely industrial one, from rural

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National Automobile Museum Raffles Off Corvette for 2018 Fundraiser

Reno, NV – February 21, 2018 – (Newswire.com) Annually, the nonprofit National Automobile Museum raffles off a car as a fundraising effort. In November 2018, one lucky winner will take home a limited-edition 1993 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1 Coupe, in addition to helping support the National Automobile Museum (NAM). With less

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