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Monday, December 17, 2018  

Jeff Shively >> Our Changing World


I would like to begin my first column by thanking Steve Stewart for the past 15 years at the helm of The Self-Starter

Cadillacs at a Lincoln meet?

By Jeff Shively

The Lincoln and Continental Owners Club (LCOC) held its 2018 Western National Meet in Albuquerque, N.M.…

In Memory of William S. “Bill” Hirsch

William S. Hirsch, of Morris Township, N.J., passed away Oct. 23, 2018…


By Beth Reedy

June in Louisville, Ky., is a little quieter and a little calmer than just a month earlier…

Raritan River Region’s Eighth Annual Gold Coast Cadillac Show

By Bob Crimmins

The Eighth Annual Gold Coast Cadillac Show was held Oct. 7, 2018, in Oakhurst, N.J.…

Lars Kneller >> Tech Tips

A hidden hazard lurking underneath your Eldorado

Your carbureted 1971–1978 Eldorado may have a fire hazard lurking underneath it without your knowledge…

The rise of personal luxury in the 1930s

By Jeff Shively

The decade of the 1930s brought about a radical change in the concept of what constituted a luxury car…



By Art Riley

The new and improved 2018 Cadillac Fall Festival & Concours d’Elegance was an outstanding success, according to most participants…

“Cadillac Style”—a review

By Dave Rubin

Richard Lentinello, executive editor of Hemmings Motor News, and editor-in-chief of Hemmings Classic Car magazine, has published a wonderful book entitled, “Cadillac Style.”

John Washburn >> Washburn’s Wisdom

Headlamps to headlights

This article will focus on headlamps/headlights in the American automobile…

Tim Pawl >> Tales from the Vault

What goes around, comes around

“Suddenly, it’s 1938”

Eighty-one years ago, in 1938, Bill Mitchell, who will eventually become only the second head of the General Motors Styling Section…

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