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1932 Auburn 8-100A Custom Deluxe

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1932 Auburn 8-100A Custom Deluxe

1932 Auburn 8-100A Custom Deluxe Boattail Speedster To be on display in the Museum June 5 – July 17       Dr. Ashmead’s Black and Pearl Gray Speedster is one of the first six Speedsters built in 1932 out of a total of 84 produced, 63 of which included the eight-cylinder engine. It is unusual in that its Lycoming Straight Eight sports a Schebler carburetor helping the car to produce 110hp as compared to the later cars which were equipped with Stromberg carburetors producing 100hp. The car was delivered new to its owners, a honeymooning...

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1929 Duesenberg J Dual-Cowl Phaeton

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1929 Duesenberg J Dual-Cowl Phaeton

1929 Duesenberg J Dual-Cowl Phaeton outfitted with custom coachwork by Derham. To be on display in the Museum June 5 – October 9       Production Duesenberg J’s could top 115mph, and reach 88mph in second gear; this when most cars could barely reach 70mph! The car was unabashedly advertised as “The World’s Finest Motor Car” and the only copy used in many of the company’s advertisements was simply, “He drives a Duesenberg.” The list of Duesenberg owners was a Who’s Who of Hollywood elite along with captains of industry. No wonder – a...

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Back to the Future Tribute Car

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Back to the Future Tribute Car

The Future is Now at the AACA Museum The AACA Museum is turning back the hands of time this summer. Along with our A Family Affair: Station Wagons exhibit, we thought it would fun to honor the 30th Anniversary of the “Back to the Future” movies. The year 2015 was the year they traveled to in the original “Back to the Future” movie at the end of Part 1 and again in Part 2. We will feature a “Back to the Future” tribute car – an original DeLorean that has been hand crafted to look like the original movie car. There will also be concept...

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It’s a Small World: Micro & Mini Cars

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It’s a Small World:  Micro & Mini Cars

November 21 – April 22, 2016 They say that the best things come in small packages – this exhibit will feature a variety of micro and mini cars that are sure to delight!  

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Cars & Christmas at the AACA Museum

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Cars & Christmas at the AACA Museum

November 21 – January 3, 2016 Our celebration to get you into the holiday spirit featuring dozens of themed decorated Christmas trees, unusual vehicles, vintage toys and cars, Hess Truck display, Model Train exhibits, Sammy the 29ft. snow plow, Grinch Scavenger Hunt and much more! Each you we partner with schools in the community to have students decorate a themed Christmas Tree with onaments they create.   Guests vote on their favorites throughout the holiday season.   The top 3 schools will receive gift cards. New this year good...

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