The Truth About Cars » Museum http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Wed, 04 May 2016 15:30:46 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Honda Heritage Center Captures Triumphs, Challenges http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/01/honda-heritage-center-captures-triumphs-challenges/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/01/honda-heritage-center-captures-triumphs-challenges/#comments Sat, 10 Jan 2015 14:00:45 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=974505 Honda’s brand-new, $35 million dollar Heritage Center opened across the street from its Marysville auto factory on January 5th. A recent return to Ohio let me reunite with my mentor, a man recently known for his acquisition of an Accord Coupe, to test Honda’s curatorial abilities. How many company rarities and wall placards filled with […]

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Honda’s brand-new, $35 million dollar Heritage Center opened across the street from its Marysville auto factory on January 5th. A recent return to Ohio let me reunite with my mentor, a man recently known for his acquisition of an Accord Coupe, to test Honda’s curatorial abilities. How many company rarities and wall placards filled with […]

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One Man, One Brand, Five Decades: The Bob McDorman Automotive Museum http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/07/one-man-one-brand-five-decades-the-bob-mcdorman-automotive-museum/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/07/one-man-one-brand-five-decades-the-bob-mcdorman-automotive-museum/#comments Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:00:54 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=869698 Our current age is one of multistate megadealers, Carmax, Ebay, and an ever-growing number of other depersonalized ways to buy a car. In these giddy times of direct sales experiments and apps for online vehicle purchases, it’s easy to forget that local franchise car dealers were pillars of American community life for decades. At the […]

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Our current age is one of multistate megadealers, Carmax, Ebay, and an ever-growing number of other depersonalized ways to buy a car. In these giddy times of direct sales experiments and apps for online vehicle purchases, it’s easy to forget that local franchise car dealers were pillars of American community life for decades. At the […]

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Disaster at National Corvette Museum: Can History Be Saved? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/02/disaster-at-national-corvette-museum-can-history-be-saved/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/02/disaster-at-national-corvette-museum-can-history-be-saved/#comments Thu, 13 Feb 2014 17:12:25 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=740705 The National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky suffered major sinkhole damage yesterday. Now the fate of several important Corvettes, and perhaps the museum itself, hangs in the balance. No one was hurt in the cave-in, which occurred overnight in the “Skydome” section of the museum. Eight Corvettes were sucked into the hole, including two […]

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The National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky suffered major sinkhole damage yesterday. Now the fate of several important Corvettes, and perhaps the museum itself, hangs in the balance. No one was hurt in the cave-in, which occurred overnight in the “Skydome” section of the museum. Eight Corvettes were sucked into the hole, including two […]

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Buffalo’s Pierce Arrow Museum Will Hit The Mark With Expanded Facility http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/07/buffalos-pierce-arrow-museum-will-hit-the-mark-with-expanded-facility/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/07/buffalos-pierce-arrow-museum-will-hit-the-mark-with-expanded-facility/#comments Fri, 19 Jul 2013 14:49:22 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=495800 Like so many other cities in the American North East, Buffalo’s days as a great manufacturing center appear to be over. With a few notable exceptions, industry has moved on and the result has been closed factories and hard times. Buffalo must change if it hopes to survive and, like so many other cities these […]

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Like so many other cities in the American North East, Buffalo’s days as a great manufacturing center appear to be over. With a few notable exceptions, industry has moved on and the result has been closed factories and hard times. Buffalo must change if it hopes to survive and, like so many other cities these […]

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Car Collector’s Corner: Hidden Treasure – A Great Classic Car Museum At An Undisclosed Location http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/car-collectors-corner-hidden-treasure-a-great-classic-car-museum-at-an-undisclosed-location/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/car-collectors-corner-hidden-treasure-a-great-classic-car-museum-at-an-undisclosed-location/#comments Sun, 24 Jun 2012 07:20:39 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=450036 Some of the greatest car collections are not public friendly for a very simple reason. You can’t trust the public. That’s why some guys keep their collection on a “need to know basis”. This is one of those cases where you don’t seem to have it. Not to worry, we smuggled-in a camera. Harold was […]

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Some of the greatest car collections are not public friendly for a very simple reason. You can’t trust the public. That’s why some guys keep their collection on a “need to know basis”. This is one of those cases where you don’t seem to have it. Not to worry, we smuggled-in a camera. Harold was […]

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