Numbers Match?

by John Linhardt Longtime members like Rich DiFiglia and Ron Demeiri will tell you how many 20’s – 30’s cars were “altered” in later years, especially Cadillac and Packard. Suddenly a V-12 or V-16 came into existence from an 8 cylinder original factory delivered or body style changed. Now, in present day, the “latest” hoax. […]

When Life Gives You Lemons… By Keith Gramlich Sunday, October 25 started out looking like a good day to stay in. That doesn’t sit well with those of us who planned to go to a car show. The Cradle of Aviation meet has become a “go to” meet for my family, as Jim Barnes and […]

Spending A Day with Orphans

By Keith Gramlich September 13, 2013 was a day for car shows. Jerry “DocAir” Malkes mentioned some 9 shows that day. One of them was a rain date show that I always miss in June. The Long Island Chapter of the Studebaker Drivers Club Orphan Car Show. This meet, normally held around the 22nd of […]

YOUR BATTERY By John Linhardt Step #1, Only use “Distilled” water in your car battery to extend life. #2, buy a genuine “battery tender” for your old car. It stays on 24 hours, 7 days a week, charging only when needed. Florida heat is rough on batteries and last longer up in the northern climate.. […]

North Hempstead Beach Park 2015

By Jerry Malkes Brave souls endured summer’s heat to come to this delightful car show on August 24th at the former Bar Beach. We were well received and served food with a “run of the house.” There were many vendors and interesting items to view and purchase. Paul Parnes who always annually organizes this show […]

St. Alban’s Car Show 2015

by Jerry Malkes St. Alban’s is one of my favorite shows as it entertains our veterans. September 2nd was the perfect day for a car show. We had about 40 cars and were quickly ushered in by Paul Parnes, Genie Feminella and Harry Verity. We were fed with a usual breakfast of bagels and coffee. […]

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 […]