|A classy Classic! 1932 Packard 900 Coupe|
Its summertime! And although you can find a cruise night nearly every night of the week, this Sunday offers a special car show - the Classic Car Show at Oakbrook center. Put on by the Illinois Region of the Classic Car Club of America, it features Grand Classics, lots of gorgeous cars and some unusual vehicles. Held annually on Fathers Day, there are lots of families that make spending the day with dad looking at awesome automobiles a yearly tradition.
Most people think of cars from the 1950's and 60's as classics - and they are - but Grand Classics(r)
basically are 'distinctive automobiles built between 1925 - 1948, were high priced when new and built in limited quantities. There are a few other criteria and exceptions, but you can find out more on their website. http://classiccarclub.org/grand_classics/approved_classics.html
|These Packards are works of art - above, a 1933 Phaeton|
and below, a 1931 Packard 845 Convertible Victoria
|This 1926 Rolls Royce was once owned by old time movie star Constance Bennett|
|This one dates back to 1903!|
|Everyone was interested in the 1948 Tucker!|
|Even Chitty Chitty Bang Bang was there in 2015!|
|I am in love with the Beautiful dashboard on this 1955 Olds!|
I just love all the old cars!
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