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    2011 Meadowbrook Concours moving to Plymouth, Michigan

    2009 Meadowbrook Concours – Click above for high-res image gallery
    After more than a quarter century as a mid-summer fixture at Meadowbrook Hall in Rochester, Michigan, the annual Concours d'Elegance is moving in 2011. Come next summer, the renamed Concours d'Elegance of America will take ...

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    Event Alert: July 2010 Calendar of Automotive Events

    July means Independence Day to most Americans, but it also means racing, concours, auctions, shows, meets, rallies, and tons of other summer car fun. As July 9 has officially been dubbed Collector Car Appreciation Day, it's only fitting that we start off with a couple of vintage car events. The ...

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    Meadow Brook Concours 2009: Let there be light!

    1906 Pungs Finch Limited - click above for a high res image gallery
    Clearly, if a car embodies human traits, its headlamps are the eyes. Over the past century every aspect of automotive design has changed and evolved, but in an odd way, lighting has come full circle. Before standarization took ...

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    Autoblog Podcast #139

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    As sure as the August heat is going to make that ice cream cone melt all over your hand, the Autoblog podcast keeps notching up new episodes. Chris, Sam, and Dan blocked out some time to sit in front of the microphones and chat ...

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    Meadow Brook Concours 2009: The Motorcycles

    Motorcycles at Concours d'Elegance - Click above for high-res image gallery
    We couldn't possibly meander our way through the field of classic machinery at the Meadow Brook Concours d'Elegance without pointing our DSLR lenses in the direction of the beautiful collection of motorcycles gathered on ...

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    Meadowbrook 2009: Hood ornamentation, front and center!

    1924 Hispano-Suiza H6B Coupe deVille hood ornament – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Once upon a time, one of the distinguishing features of all virtually automobiles – especially premium models – were their various forms of hood ornamentation. Those high-end models often ...

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    Meadow Brook Concours 2009: Pre-WWII rides for the rich

    Pre-WWII luxury at Meadow Brook Concours 2009 - click above for high-res image gallery
    From the moment the world's first automobiles were built, the wealthy began demanding better transportation than the masses. Brands like Rolls-Royce, Lincoln Pierce-Arrow and Cadillac delivered big, beautiful ...

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    Meadow Brook Concours 2009: The Ferraris

    Ferrari at Concours d'Elegance - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Summers in Michigan are little more than a series of car shows, with events ranging from the Woodward Dream Cruise to the Meadow Brook Concours d'Elegance. While we love Woodward's tribute to American Muscle, only the ...

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    Meadow Brook Concours 2009: The Supercars

    Supercars at Concours d'Elegance - click above for high-res image gallery
    After about three hours at Meadow Brook, team Autoblog was ready to head out and get writing. The only thing that had us scratching our heads was the lack of modern supercars out on the lawn. On our way out the door, ...

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    Meadow Brook Concours 2009: McLaren racers, 40 years later

    1971 McLaren M8F Can-Am - click above for high-res image gallery
    These days, McLaren is mostly known for the silver and red Mercedes powered Formula One cars and the SLRs it has built for its German partner. However, founder Bruce McLaren started building his own race cars in 1964 and five years ...

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    Meadow Brook Concours 2009: 1967 Ferrari Dino 206 Competizione by Pininfarina

    1967 Ferrari Dino 206 Competizione by Pininfarina - click above for high-res image gallery
    The name James Glickenhaus should be familiar to Autoblog readers. He is, of course, the gentlemen who commissioned the marvelous Enzo-derived Ferrari P4/5 several years ago. He's also the kind of wealthy ...

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    Event Alert: July Calendar of Automotive Events

    As we start the second half of 2009, the automotive industry remains in turmoil but the economy is finally showing signs of recovery. And once again, we have a full calendar of events to keep our minds on the positive aspects of our industry. Show season is in full swing so you'll find plenty of ...

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    RM auctioning off two Ford GTs to benefit juvenile diabetes research

    Ford GT National Rally II – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Still grumbling over having missed the chance at buying a Ford GT when it was still in production? Well, if you've got the cash on hand, there are probably dozens of examples up for sale by owners who need the liquid assets ...

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    Meadow Brook Concours 2007 - Vintage four cylinder bikes

    Click on the 1913 Pierce Four for a high res galley of bikes at Meadow BrookOne of the special features of this year's Meadow Brook Concours was a collection of 40 four-cylinder motorcycles. The bikes on display ranged from a 1904 FN 4 with its shaft drive up to a 1969 Honda CB750. The ...

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    24th Annual Newport Beach Concours d'Elegance

    Although nowhere near the size or prestige of Pebble Beach, Meadowbrook, Amelia Island or Villa d'Este, a number of smaller local Concours take place on any given weekend around the world. Most of them have their own special focus and most of them are designed to raise money for charity. One such ...


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