Two of my favorite car shows for wonderful causes are the Car Show Benefiting the Wounded Warrior Project and the Klingberg Vintage Motorcar Festival.
The Long Island Motor Parkway Preservation Society will be meeting at 7:30 pm on Thursday, May 23, 2013 at the Bethpage Library. (3 comments)
This trick Mystery Foto has been solved: It is a 2013 black and white photo of a scratch-built model of "Old 16" built by Frank Schaeffer. (12 comments)
From 1908 to 1910, the center of the auto racing world was a 200-yard strip of the Long Island Motor Parkway in the Hempstead Plains, now Levittown. (5 comments)
Details and flyers on upcoming Long Island automotive events through May 2013.
Cruise season begins in May! Please recommend or revise any other Long Island cruises in the Comments section. (9 comments)
The small Locomobile Vanderbilt Cups is one of the most collectible of Vanderbilia. A Locomobile Vanderbilt Cup was sold on EBay last week for $2,300.
The Mystery Friday Foto has been solved: It was Willie K driving his 1903 Mercedes at Krug's Corner in Mineola during the 1906 Vanderbilt Cup Race. (9 comments)
In celebration of Mother's Day, this is a photo tribute to William K. Vanderbilt Jr.'s mother Alva Vanderbilt Belmont.
Literary scholars believe two inspirations for F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby may have been William K. Vanderbilt Jr.'s mother's Beacon Towers and John Scott Browning, Sr.'s Land's End, both located in Sands Point. (5 comments)