Monthly Archives: June 2013

Jaguar Type C: A Rare Beauty

This past weekend I had the pleasure of attending a picnic at Jaguar restorer Tom Jaycox’ house/workshop in northwest Connecticut.  Stored in one of garages was a very lovely Jaguar Type C.  What a lovely car!  I was fortunate when … Continue reading

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Jaguar XK120 Fixed Head Coupe

This past weekend I had the pleasure of attending a picnic at Tom Jaycox’ place in northwest Connecticut.  Tom is a restorer of Jaguar cars and there were some very special Jaguars on displayat his wonderful facility.  Most of the Jaguar cars … Continue reading

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2013 Elm Bank Auto Show

This past weekend the 11th Annual Elm Bank Auto Show was held on the Elm Bank Estate on Route 16 in the Wellesley/South Natick area.  I was not able to attend this show, but Jim Blumenfeld was able to attend and … Continue reading

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1967 Jeepster Commando

I was at a car show recently where I saw vehicle that looked familiar, yet was just a little different from what I remember.  What I saw was a 1967 Jeepster Commando and what I was remembering was a Jeepster from … Continue reading

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Using Classic Cars Discussed At Larz Anderson Motormouth Series

June 20, 2013 was the second in the new Motormouth Series evenings to be held at the Larz Anderson Museum of Transportation in Brookline, Massachusetts.  This evening, host George Kennedy, gathered four very experienced car owners who have wonderful collector cars, and perhaps … Continue reading

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2013 Paris-Madrid Rally Report

H&H Classic Rallies recently held their initial Paris to Madrid Rally for the Charles Jarrott Trophy.  This trophy is named after Britain’s first motor racing champion and the person who finished 4th in the 1903 Paris-Madrid.  The 1903 Paris-Madrid race was … Continue reading

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A BMW Motorcycle Is Stored In My Garage

This past week a motorcycle was delivered to my house for temporary storage.  The motorcycle is being stored in my garage until the owner, Harald von Langsdorff, can pick it up and import it into Canada.  Harald bought the motorcycle … Continue reading

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Maserati A6GCS: A Very Nice Sports Racing Car

Last summer at the Tuto Italiano day at the Larz Anderson Museum of Transportation one of the highlights was seeing a Maserati A6GCS sports car.  These are very rare cars as only 16 of these cars were built between 1947 and 1953.  These cars … Continue reading

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Another Great 1962 Pontiac Tempest!

I got the following information about a 1962 Pontiac Tempest Coupe as part of a comment on a story that I posted on July 20, 2012 about another 1962 Pontiac Tempest.  It was quite extensive for a comment, consequently I contacted … Continue reading

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2013 Peking to Paris Rally Is Underway

The 2013 Peking to Paris Rally is underway.  This major rally started on May 28, 2013 in Beijing, China or as it was previous know – Peking.  The rally will end on June 29th in Paris, France after an exciting … Continue reading

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