Monthly Archives: May 2012

Hot Rod Magazine Power Tour® Starts Saturday in Milford MI

DETROIT – Road trip! It’s that time of year again for the annual automotive pilgrimage known as the Hot Rod Magazine Power Tour® and Chevrolet Performance helps get it started on Saturday, June 2, at General Motors’ Milford Proving Ground. … Continue reading

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Classic stars of Auto Advertising

The Early Years of Golden Stars & Automotive Advertising By: Robert Tate From:  MotorCities National Heritage Area | 200 Renaissance Center, Suite 3148 | Detroit | MI | 48243  http://www.motorcities.org During the 1930’s, many star actors and actresses participated in … Continue reading

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Chevrolet Announces New SS Performance RWD Sedan

  DETROIT – Chevrolet today announced the return of a V-8 powered, rear-wheel-drive performance sedan to the U.S. lineup, the Chevrolet SS.  The SS will also be Chevrolet’s next NASCAR Sprint Cup racecar and will debut in its race configuration at … Continue reading

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Remembering Michael J Kollins

From the motor Cities Heritage CenterBy: Robert Tate Several years ago, I had the pleasure of meeting Mr. Michael Kollins at the National Automotive History Collection located in Detroit, Michigan. We both had the pleasure to serve as Board of … Continue reading

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Lapeer Road Cruise Hits Lake Orion, Oxford, Metamora and Lapeer June 16, 2012

Fifth Annual Lapeer Country Cruise ready to Rock ‘n Roll Celebrate the heydays of the ‘50s and ‘60s when cruising was a way to celebrate Michigan summer weekends. Rev up your hotrod or muscle car, show off your collector or custom … Continue reading

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