Sagamore Hill 2015

by Jerry Malkes There were nine shows that day of September 13. I was lucky enough to go to that one in Oyster Bay. I went with the Weissert’s- Ann, Karl and the soon to be Mrs. Weissert- Maria. What a perfect day that was. Sunny, comfortable and with great enjoyment. They had the classics […]

Hot West Palm Beach Car Show – 2015

Photos and text by GNYR Florida Correspondant Marty Goffe One of the last daytime car shows of the season was staged on June 13 in West Palm Beach on busy Okeechobee Boulevard at a Lowe’s store – competitor to Home Depot. Due to heat buildup in the afternoon at this time of the year, the […]

1937 Dodge D-5 Touring Sedan

I always enjoy speaking with Milan and Pat Sharik and each time I speak with them I learn new and interesting things about cars, tractors and even them! This time, I had the pleasure of talking about Milan and Pat’s 1937 Dodge D-5 Touring Sedan. Most of us have seen their ‘36 Dodge and their […]

The 49th Annual Old Westbury Gardens Spring Meet

by Keith Gramlich You could not have written the script better. A gorgeous day, a gold coast mansion and grounds, well over 400 collector automobiles and all the great people to along with it. Normally, I would say, if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. However, when you couple all these […]

About the Memorial Awards at Westbury

by Mike Sussman The Greater New York Region recognizes it’s outstanding members by honoring their memory with awards. Most of this biography was done by Bob Valentine who interviewed Artie Finnegan, Jim Graney, and Gene McCoy and all was compiled by Mike Sussman. All of these people brought something to this club, each different, but […]

The 49th Annual Old Westbury Gardens Spring Meet Class Awards

Antiques: 1st – Bove, Kenneth, 1926 Ford 2nd – Smith, Walter, 1932 Ford 3rd – Waller, Bruce, 1928 Hudson Classic: 1st – Kroplick, Howard, 1937 Chrysler 2nd – Ciardullo, Frank, 1930 Cadillac 3rd – Hunsberger, Joe, 1946 Lincoln 1934 -1939: 1st – Sharik, Milan, 1937 Dodge 2nd – Catania, Arthur, 1937 Dodge 3rd – Figurito, […]

2015 Preller/Padavan Meet

by Keith Gramlich The new Preller/Padavan meet was way more than I ever expected! Many thanks to Paul Parnes, Tom Vitalle, Genie Feminella, and Walter Wiegand, we had a tremendous turnout of cars and a wonderful venue! Thanks also to Harry Verity and Sebastian D’Agostino for their help in parking the vehicles so we could […]

Wrecked Cars

By John Linhardt U.S. Auto Insurers declare four million vehicles as total losses every year. However, those 4 million cars and trucks do not all go to the scrap heap. Many have salvage value of thousands of dollars, which insurers “recoup” through salvage auctions. The leading player, which is uses exclusively by Allstate and Liberty, […]