Cradle of Aviation Meet 2014

By Keith Gramlich Sunday, October 26th gave us fair fall weather, a great venue and an incredible display of some great collector cars. The Long Island Sound Region of the Classic Car Club of America, once again outdid themselves with another terrific car meet. The GNYR was well represented there, with the likes of Mario […]

Sagamore Hill News

by Artie Finnegan This past Sunday, Sept. 7th, the antique autos ascended the famous Sagamore Hill. This show was presented by the LISR/CCCA. It is for pre-1949 autos only and they come out of the woodwork. I have been attending this show for over 30 years. I would go to the Ridgefield, CT. show on […]

Fun-Day Monday – WOW! What a Meet!

By Paul and Janet Gramlich The morning of August 25th began with a cool, cloudless blue sky, the start of a wonderful day at the beach. One by one, beautiful vintage automobiles assembled on the boardwalk of the old bar Beach, in Port Washington, Long Island. A beautiful sight on a wonderful day. A total […]

The 25th Annual Lynbrook Long Island Expo

by Paul and Janet Gramlich Saturday, September 20th turned out to be another wonderful day for antique and vintage motoring. Greis Park in Lynbrook was our destination, and a fun filled destination it was. Nearly 50 collector vehicles of which 16 were of pre-WWII vintage, had arrived to be admired by the hundreds of visitors […]

And the winner is…Awards from the Old Westbury Gardens 2014 Spring Meet

Antique 1900 – 1936 1st Place 1910 Royal Touring, Evan Price 2nd Place 1912 Locomobile, John Dolan 3rd Place 1926 Stutz, Steve Gitterman Classic 1st Place 1946 Lincoln, Mr. Hunsenburger 2nd Place 1930 Cadillac V16, Frank Ciardullo 3rd Place 1927 LaSalle, Mr. Micciche Spotlight Car—-Station Wagon 1st Place 1956 Ford Country Squire, Allan Leon 2nd […]

“A 30th Anniversary Celebration”

By Stuart Light It’s not often that a car club…any car club for that matter gets to celebrate a 30th anniversary….well….here is the New York Region of the Alfa Romeo Owners Club (NYAROC) that has been around since 1984. What makes this all the more remarkable is that here in the USA we haven’t had […]

NY Newsday’s “Field of Wheels” – 2014

By Jerry Malkes Newsday finally had its’ Field of Wheels on May 17th after a previous Saturday of a drenching rain postponement. I noticed a few antiques like Model T’s, one Packard, no Oldsmobile’s but many beautiful muscle cars. There were about 600 cars on the gigantic lawn of Newsday. The personnel were so kind […]

Judging Seminar

By Artie Finnegan On Saturday May 10,2014 the GNYR had their judging seminar at Westbury Gardens. The weather is very critical as to how this event comes off. Let me run a sample by you all. First I mailed 150 letters to previous judges whom have helped in the past. Then Mike had to make […]

Queens County Farmhouse Meet

By Jerry Malkes It was a sad day on Sunday, April 27th at the Queens County farmhouse meet. This was the last time that the GNYR will hold such a classy event at this prestigious farmhouse. This was also a happy day as we had a nice turnout of cars ranging from Model T’s to […]

“The Last Time”

by Stuart Light I always enjoy the early morning drive to the annual Queens County Farmhouse Meet. Like many years in the past it was a little nippy when I put the top down on my Alfa Romeo Guilia Spider and drove out if the driveway at 7:15AM towards the Little Neck, location of the […]