They're crazy about cars

• The Gilmore Car Museum in Hickory Corners near Kalamazoo is open daily through October 31.
Visit or call 269-671-5089.

• The H.H. Franklin Club is a nonprofit membership organization devoted to the preservation and exploration of Franklin Company history and its effects on the history of the automobile. Visit

• The Pierce-Arrow Society, dedicated to the preservation of Pierce-Arrow cars and trucks, Pierce bicycles and motorcycles, Pierce-Arrow Travelodge trailers, and the literature, artwork, and history associated with the Pierce-Arrow Motor Car Company, has over 1,000 members worldwide. Visit
• The Cadillac - LaSalle Club is an international organization of nearly 7,000 members with 18,000 collectible automobiles. Visit

• The Antique Automobile Club of America is an international organization with members in all 50 states and in more than 50 countries.

• The Society of Automotive Historians, founded in 1969, has over 900 members in 45 states and more than 20 countries.

• Information on the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum in Auburn, Ind. can be obtained by visiting
The 54th Auburn Cord Duesenberg Festival is set for Sept. 1-7 in conjunction with the Kruse International–Auburn Auction held September 2-6

• The R.E. Olds Transportation Museum in downtown Lansing features Lansing-built automobiles including REO, Oldsmobile and Durant.
It is open Tuesday through Sunday all year. Call (517) 372-0529 or visit

• The Automotive Hall of Fame Museum is on Oakwood Blvd. in Dearborn, adjacent to the Henry Ford Museum.
Call (313) 240-4000 or visit