Europe & The Universal Language of Cars

There aren’t many hobbies or activities that are directly translated into every language around the globe. Certain sports are one of them, with Cricket and European Football first coming to mind. This is also true with Religion, regardless of who your God is, people pray in every language. Of course there are other subjects such…

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Audrain at The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance

Amelia Island has been home to one of the world’s most exclusive Concours events for over three decades. The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance serves as a platform for car enthusiasts and collectors to showcase a wide variety of automobiles. Founder and Chairman Bill Warner sees the Concours as just that, a showcase, “cars can be…

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Drop Dead Drop Tops

“The current exhibit at the Audrain Automobile Museum on Bellevue Avenue, tells the history of convertibles from 1930 to the modern day. From the museum’s 1930 Pierce-Arrow to its 2013 Bugatti Veyron, the evolution is apparent. A sign accompanying the collection of classic convertibles sets the scene:” via newportri.com NEWPORT — From the curatorial point…

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Jay Leno & award-winning automotive designer Peter Brock among guests at Audrain Gala

Comedian, former talk-show host and car enthusiast Jay Leno, award-winning automotive designer Peter Brock and 65 classic cars will be the featured guests when the Audrain Automobile Museum holds its biggest fundraiser of the year on Sept. 1 at Salve Regina University’s Ochre Court. via newportri.com NEWPORT — Comedian, former talk-show host and car enthusiast…

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Government Surplus Auctions Can Yield Amazing Treasures

Indeed, car shoppers looking for a bargain can potentially find fleet gold at surplus auctions, where municipal, county, state, and federal agencies dispose of (usually) lightly used domestic cars and trucks. Knowing how those agencies use their vehicles can make or break the value of your find; buying an ex-Border Patrol Raptor in Texas may…

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