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Lime Rock Park Historic Festival 32 – Group Two Racing Action

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Since its start in 1983, Lime Rock’s Historic Festival has become the East Coast’s premier vintage and historic racing event of the year. This year the Honored Guest was Sir Stirling Moss, who was accompanied with his wife Lady Susie. Ralph Lauren was named the Honored Collector this year and a number of magnificent cars from…

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Got Milk? – The Macon Pure Milk Company Indian Scout

Large-sized figural product symbols such as seen here were much more common in earlier days. The circa 1930 Macon Pure Milk Company bottle is mounted on a Winter-Weiss Company platform sidecar attached to an Indian Scout and was likely meant as a promotional piece for use in a parade or other event. Winter-Weiss was located in Denver, Colorado, and…

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The 60th Anniversary 2014 Irishman Rally in New Zealand

By Mark Dawber: This is the first time in a number of years we were able to attend the Irishman Rally, a popular event in New Zealand, and I figured the rest of the old car world might be interested in learning more about it. One-hundred and forty two pre-1932 cars were involved, and 380…

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The Antique Motorcycle Club of America Youth Program

The Antique Motorcycle Club of America is working towards advancing the connection between the younger generation and the antique motorcycling fraternity. This pair of photos is from that effort and shows an early circa 1906 Indian single-cylinder machine above, and the members of Our Gang, posing with a pair of circa 1930 Henderson Streamline “KJ” police machines below. Visit with…

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Reiber Indian Sales – Washington, DC

This Indian Sales agency in Washington, DC, was operated Herb Reiber who enjoyed a long career in the motorcycle business that began in the twenties, and continued on to the mid-sixties. He first worked for Harley-Davidson as: a service instructor, a rider on the factory hill climb team, and was part of Harley-Davidson’s racing department. He was also instrumental in…

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Model T Ford Speed and Racing Equipment Part III

The Type B Roof 16 valve cylinder head with a revised rocker arm design. Part III of this series will cover the second version of the 16 valve Roof cylinder head along with the Roof 8 valve head. The first of the Frontenac cylinder heads manufactured by Louis Chevrolet will also be discussed. Robert M. Roof…

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On A Mission at Steves’ Dairy, Vancouver, B.C.

Today’s photo shows two of the Steves’ Dairy older delivery trucks posed in front of their headquarters at 2024 West 12th Avenue in Vancouver on July 2, 1936. The Mission Orange Drink advertised on their flanks was a product of a well known southern California-based company that was founded about seven years before the date…

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