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The 2014 Elegance at Hershey – Fine Automobiles in Chocolate Town

1935 Duesenberg “Mormon Meteor” – The Governor’s Cup – Best in Show The 2014 Elegance at Hershey, held last Sunday on Father’s Day, June 15 was like all previous editions of the outstanding event, a total success. The event featured more than 60 rare collector cars, and today we are featuring some of the earlier cars on…

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Sensuous Steel – Art Deco Automobiles at the Frist Museum

The Delahaye 135MS Figoni and Falaschi Roadster first seen at the 1937 Paris Auto Salon from the Collection of The Revs Institute for Automobile Research at the Collier Collection. An exhibition of some truly remarkable automobiles is currently in progress at The Frist Center for Visual Arts in Nashville, Tennessee and runs until September 15, 2013. A must see for lovers…

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The 2013 Mille Miglia – A Marathon for Old Motors

This lovely little Type 13 Brescia Bugatti (above) was named for the town that is the traditional starting point for the Mille Miglia. Below we have a sampling of the international field of superb sports and race cars that participated in the recently run 31st re-enactment of the fabled endurance contest. We present them to you here courtesy of our…

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Springtime Events in England – Donington Park and The Warren Classic

We here at The Old Motor feel fortunate to have as a foreign correspondent young Pavel Novitski. Included here are some of his photos from two events held last weekend in the United Kingdom, the 2013 Donnington Historic Festival and The Warren Classic. Our featured photo above, shows us an Alfa Romeo and a Bugatti and the…

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French Day at the Ivan Dutton Bugatti Workshop

Artist and photographer Stefan Marjoram recently took in an event at Ivan Dutton Ltd, located in Buckinghamshire, England, and had the following to say about it: “The terrific French Day at the Ivan Dutton Bugatti Workshops. Wonderful company,  food, music and sights to make the eyes boggle! ”   We will let Stefan Marjoram’s eye for photography show…

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The 2012 Greystone Mansion Concours d’Elegance

The third annual Greystone Mansion Concours d’Elegance was held recently on May 5, 2012, at the Greystone Mansion, in Beverly Hills CA. It is hosted by the City of Beverly Hills, as a means of raising funding for maintaining the restored historic setting once owned by the Doheny family. In three short years the car culture…

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The Fate of the Sleeping Beauties

The Fate of the Sleeping Beauties is a fascinating tale of the true story of the collection of automobiles that Michel Dovaz started to acquire in the days just after WWII in Paris, France. Dovaz then twenty years old at the time and passionate about cars and mechanical engineering, was able to able to buy the…

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Stefan Marjoram Bugatti Type 35 Artwork

This very well done Bugatti Type 35 artwork by our friend Stefan Marjoram is, as is all of his work, wonderful. We have featured much of his work here in the past, and we hope you have enjoyed it and will look back on it. Stefan has been chosen as the photographer for a very…

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A Blue Bugatti Friday

Today we have a few photos by Stefan Marjoram, taken at Prescott Hill, La Vie Blue Meetings in England, to give us an interesting view of details to study on the delightful Bugatti sporting and racing cars. A bit closer to home you can visit with the American Bugatti Club. You can also take a look back here on The…

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