LeMay AMERICA'S CAR MUSEUM will display HERITAGE & HORSEPOWER at the 2008 New York International Auto Show

Mar 11, 2008

 (New York, NY) –   LeMay – America’s Car Museum® is pleased to announce its HERITAGE & HORSEPOWER exhibit at the New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) in the Jacob Javits Convention Center, March 18 - 23, 2008.  The exhibit will showcase iconic classics and Grand-Am and Indy Car Series racecars in a 22,000-square-foot exhibit space located on the Lower Level, Hall 1-E.


“Like the LeMayAmerica’s Car Museum itself, HERITAGE & HORSEPOWER celebrates the very essence of spirited motoring throughout the years,” said LeMay President & CEO, David Madeira.  “We’re delighted that the NYIAS promotes automotive heritage as it showcases the newest advances in automotive design and technology and we’re thrilled to be part of the Auto Show once again. We couldn’t have produced this exhibit without our sponsors, State Farm Insurance and IBM, and our strategic partners: Grand-Am, NYIAS, Precision Motor Cars, Inc., The Richard H. Driehaus Collection, and Watkins Glen International.  Special ‘thanks’ go to Board members Nicola Bulgari and Jim France, and to friends of the LeMay Museum for providing many of the vehicles on display,” added Madeira.


Cars to be displayed in HERITAGE & HORSEPOWER include: 1994 Flintmobile by George Barris (LeMay – America’s Car Museum), 1927 LaSalle 303 Roadster (LeMay – America’s Car Museum), 2005 Ford GT (Bulgari Collection), 1952 Buick Roadmaster Harlow Curtice Limousine (Bulgari Collection), 1936 Hudson Custom Eight Convertible Coupe (Bulgari Collection), 1934 Studebaker Commander Landcruiser (Bulgari Collection), 1941 Chrysler Thunderbolt (The Richard H. Driehaus Collection at Chicago Vintage Motor Carriage) #2 Childress-Howard Motorsports Pontiac Crawford Daytona (Grand-Am), 2008 Subaru Legacy 2.5 GT Spec B (Grand-Am) and the #14 ABC Supply Dallara/Honda Indy Car Series car (Watkins Glen International).

Official Providers

State Farm Mutual Insurance Company Hagerty Insurance SiteCrafting, Inc. Hedges Family Estate
Michael Craft Photography Griot's Garage Sports Car Market Magazine Titus Will Automotive, Inc.
Northwest Harley-Davidson Washington Liftruck, Inc. Hotel Murano Thuzi
Inde MotorSport Ranch Napa Auto Parts Coca - Cola Getty Images, Seattle
Arscentia, Inc. Sameday Scratch and Dent Repair Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca BNY Mellon Wealth Management
Olympic Eagle Distributing AAA Washington Passport Transport BMW Northwest
Washington State Independent Auto Dealers Association Puyallup Tribe of Indians Charitable Trust

Historic Vehicle Association

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