America’s Oldest Known Jeep Celebrates Its 75th Birthday – And It’s Actually A Ford

The Historic Vehicle Association (HVA) announced today the 1940 Ford Pilot Model GP-No. 1 Pygmy as the eighth vehicle to be recorded under the Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for Heritage Documentation. The documentation will be part of the HVA’s National Historic Vehicle Register and the Historic American Engineering Record that is permanently archived in the Library of Congress. The documentation is part of an ongoing collaboration between the Historic Vehicle Association and the U.S. Department of the Interior, Heritage Documentation Programs to document historically significant automobiles, trucks and motorcycles. Principle funding for the documentation of the 1940 Ford Pilot Model GP-No. 1 Pygmy has been provided by Shell Lubricants and Hagerty.

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Historic Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe Kicks Off 2015 SEMA Show

Washington, D.C. (November 4, 2015) – The Historic Vehicle Association (HVA) announced today that the 1964 Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe (serial number CSX2287) was the featured car at the Shell exhibit at the 2015 SEMA show. Shell presented a selection of vehicles that represent a broad scope of automotive innovation spanning the last 100years and the role Shell played in this development.

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1940 General Motors Futurliner No. 10 Celebrates 75th Anniversary

DOWNLOAD THE PRESS RELEASE >> Futurliner’s Historic First Appearance in the Nation’s Capital Futurliner No. 10 Becomes the First Truck in Historic Vehicle Association’s National Historic Vehicle Register Washington, D.C. (January 22, 2015) – The Historic Vehicle Association (HVA) announced today…
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