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 […]

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 […]

Palm Beach Cars and Sweet Corn

(Photos and text by Marty Goffe) Members of the Palm Beach Region and others displayed their vehicles at the annual Sweet Corn Fiesta on April 26th at the South Florida Fairgrounds near West Palm Beach. Although a greater number of vehicles were expected, only eleven were present, largely due to the weather forecast of 96 […]

New Location at Padavan-Preller Fields

The Queens County “Farmhouse” Meet is no more starting in 2015. But we have a new location! Join us at the Padavan-Preller Fields, Hollis, Queens Village, Bellerose Athletic Association 236-02 Hillside Avenue, Bellerose, NY on Sunday, April 26, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. The rain date is May 3, 2015. For more details, […]

Florida First Responders Recognized

Text and photos by GNYR Florida Correspondent, Marty Goffe For the sixth consecutive year, the second Sunday of October marked FIRST RESPONDERS RECOGNITION DAY at West Palm Beach Fire Department Station 7. First responders recognized were the West Palm Beach Fire and Police Departments, both celebrating their 120th anniversaries; Florida Forestry firefighters, and volunteer civilians […]