Show Season Spotlight: Boca Raton Concours

In terms of the collectible automobile hobby, the east coast of Florida is about to jump to life once again, beginning this weekend with the 5th annual Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance. Held on the grounds of the Boca Raton Resort and Club in Boca Raton (nestled between West Palm Beach and Fort Lauderdale) on February […]

AMC racing legend Herman Lewis dies

Word came to us last week that Herman Lewis, by some accounts the godfather of AMC racing, died February 13 after a bout with pancreatic cancer. He was 73. Lewis, who told the Register-Herald of Beckley, West Virginia, that he cut his teeth as a racer hauling illegal moonshine in Tennessee, drag raced in Chevrolets […]

Hemmings Find of the Day – 1969 Dodge Charger 500

Now that NASCAR’s 2011 season has officially started, we decided to comb through the classifieds for something NASCAR related, and came upon this 1969 Dodge Charger 500. We actually see another Charger 500 and two Daytonas on the site now, as well, but this one’s rather unusual in that it’s no six-figure Hemi four-speed […]