Win a 427 Cobra from the Cobra Experience

  • Jul 2, 2020
  • story by David M. Brown

Drive home a dream Snake this summer from the Cobra Experience in Martinez, California. The 25,000-square-foot facility showcases approximately 23–29 Shelby-related cars including the history-making Shelby Cobra, GT-40, Daytona Coupe and GT350. Carroll Shelby, the Texas-born Le Mans-winning driver and entrepreneur campaigned the cars to historic success from 1962 to 1968 from his Shelby American […]

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GreatGarages: Gunther & Maggie’s Newport Car Museum

  • Jun 6, 2020
  • story by David M. Brown

“Sell them or share them.” That’s what Maggie Buerman said to her husband Gunther about five years ago while they were participating in the other family passion: sailboat racing in their 12-meter New Zealand. “She said: ‘If you’re not going to sell some of these cars, then we need to share them with the public.’ […]

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GreatGarages: Dennis Hirschbrunner Builds a Fire Truck Museum in Columbus, Nebraska

  • Jun 6, 2020
  • story by David M. Brown
  • photos by Chris Nelson

Dennis Hirschbrunner’s family have been fighting fires for more than a century in the country’s heartland. Today, in a 105-year-old building in downtown Columbus, Nebraska, he’s celebrating that personal legacy and everyone who fights fires nationwide. Since its founding in 1856 at the confluence of the Loup and Platte rivers, Columbus has been a shipping […]

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Stephen Grisanti: ‘Il mio sogno,’ ‘My Dream’:

  • Mar 9, 2020
  • story by David M. Brown
  • photos by Sean Scott Smith

Stephen Grisanti will take any route to find the right car: He’ll even place a want ad. Two of the many classic Porsches he has stewarded in his lifetime, his 1959 356A and first 914-6, he found along that road. Today, the businessman, car-care writer and collector has four Porsches and five Harley-Davidsons, including a […]

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