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Published: 05.02.2016
Prince and his 'Little Red Corvette'
By Robert Tate, Automotive Historian and Researcher
Images courtesy of Robert Tate's collection

Prince etched his place in music history with many hits like 'Purple Rain,' and 'Raspberry Beret.' But for auto lovers, Prince's best song has always been 'Little Red Corvette.'

Published: 04.25.2016
Remembering the great achievements of Preston Tucker
By Robert Tate, Automotive Historian and Researcher
Photos courtesy of the National Automotive Heritage Collection

Even with having faced a series of legal scandals and setbacks, Preston Tucker is still regarded as a true automotive innovator and giant in the field of design and engineering.

Published: 04.20.2016
A brief history of the Chevrolet Camaro
By Robert Tate, Automotive Historian
Images courtesy of the National Automotive History Collection

Soon after its introduction in 1966, the Chevrolet Camaro became one of those iconic high-performance models widely sought after by auto enthusiasts.

Published: 04.12.2016
Auto miniature collecting can be a lifelong passion for many
By: Robert Tate
Photos courtesy of Boyd Huppert/Lisa Lundstrom and Robert Tate

Auto miniature collecting can be a lifelong passion for many. Read about one man who amassed a collection of 30,000 toy vehicles!

Published: 04.04.2016
1953 Chevrolet trucks were great looking models
By: Robert Tate
Photos courtesy of the National Automotive History Collection

Since 1918, Chevrolet has been one of the market leaders when it comes to trucks. The year 1953 was a particularly good year for the company.

Published: 03.29.2016
Richard Teague: Automotive renaissance man
By: Robert Tate
Photos courtesy of the National Automotive History Collection/Robert Tate's collection

Through a storied career starting at General Motors and ending at the American Motor Corp., Richard Teague charted his own unique and unheralded path in the world of automotive design.

Published: 03.23.2016
The great craftsmanship of Gerald Wingrove
By: Robert Tate
Photos courtesy of the National Automotive History Collection

Famed auto miniature maker Gerald Wingrove has positioned himself in the upper echelon of his profession throughout a storied 60-year career.

Published: 03.15.2016
Remembering the 1967 Dodge Deora Concept truck
By: Robert Tate
Photos courtesy of the National Automotive History Collection

The 1967 Dodge Deora concept truck started as a rough artist conception and ended being one of history's most unique and endearing designs in the customization world.

Published: 03.07.2016
Janet Guthire had a great career and a passion for auto racing
By: Robert Tate
Photos courtesy of the National Automotive History Collection

Janet Guthrie is widely regarded as the first lady of the Indianapolis 500 having set many competitive milestones in the highly male-dominated sport.

Published: 03.01.2016
1957-1958 were good years for Plymouth styling
By: Robert Tate
Photos courtesy of Robert Tate's collection

Innovative design and styling made the 1957-1958 Plymouth models a popular seller among consumers, but corrosion and other quality issues derailed the brand's upward mobility.

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