is not actually a word. It is an amalgam of the words “automobile” and “memorabilia“. In other words – everything which is collectible and memoriable about classic cars – except the car! Peter Bourassa
Art • Ashtrays • Badges • Banners • Books • Clocks • Clothing • Coin Banks • Decals • Decanters • Diecast Toys • Flags • Gas Cans • Gas Nozzles • Gas Globes • Gas Pumps • Hood Ornaments • Jewelry • Keys • Key Chains • Kit Models • License Plates • Lighters • Literature • Magazines • Mascots • Model Cars • Neon Signs • Oil Cans • Owners Manuals • Paper Weights • Patches • Pedal Cars • Pens • Pennants • Pin-Ups • Petroliana • Photographs • Porcelain Signs • Posters • Racing Memorabilia • Radios • Sculptures • Shifter Knobs • Signs • Spark Plugs • Specialty Furniture • Steering Wheels • Store Displays • Thermometers • Tool Kits • Toys • Trophies • Watches
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HUGE 2-DAY SIGN & ADVERTISING AUCTION Friday December 14th & Saturday December 15 Located: Sioux Falls Convention Center, Sioux Falls, SD 800+ Lots over 2-days! Gas, Oil, Auto, Tire, Soda, Coca-Cola, & more! Lots of LARGE SIGNS! Neon’s, Gas Pumps, Gas Globes, Soda Machines, Juke Boxes, and more! More info coming soon! GIRARD AUCTION &…
Motorsport Network acquired largest private collection of Ferrari images in the world. Motorsport Network has acquired the archives of renowned photographer Ercole Colombo, which includes the largest private collection of Ferrari images in the world. The collection will add a rich supplement to the Motorsport Images digital archive that now holds 23+ million assets. www.motorsportimages.com
Enzo Ferrari biography by Luca Dal Monte available The biography of Enzo Ferrari by Luca Dal Monte, is one of six finalists for the prestigious “Motoring Book of the Year” award. And deservedly so! At over 900 pages, the book is a tome, and at first appears daunting. Yet, it is fascinating! Bloody well written!…
3 New Bugatti model cars from Ilario now available! Three all new Bugatti models from Ilario are now available. Pictured is the 1:18 scale – ‘37 Bugatti Type 57SC Atalante s/n 57562 as originally built and restored in black & yellow. Hand built limited edition of only 50. www.ilario.com
New automobilia auction co – Ni-Cola Classics Ni-Cola Classics – Automobilia Auctions out of Germany is new to the scene, holding their 2nd auction on Nov 3rd. Pictured here is an original large photo from the private collection of Enzo Ferrari. Bidding opened at $6600. For more info. www.nicola-ac.de
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museumm acquires numerous pieces from artist John C. Orfe III The Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum has acquired a number of original motorsports-themed works of art painted by the distinguished fine artist John C. Orfe III, and is dedicated to preserving the collection. His art depicts auto racing legends, such as Mario Andretti,…
All I want for Christmas… AutoMobilia will feature a Holiday Gift Guide in their Nov/Dec edition, with great great gift ideas from art to pedal cars. Contact Sharon (soon) at 954-579-5280, or firstname.lastname@example.org if interested in participating.
AutoMobilia introduces two exciting new writers in our 2nd edition of the magazine. Ben Horton – Motoring Books Column Ben Horton has been involved with motoring books most of his life. In 1997 he founded Horton’s Books Limited with his late father, growing the business and its breadth of stock to what it is today.…
Artist Hendrik Müller at AFAS, Pebble Beach 2018 The Pebble Beach showcase is a select group of guest exhibitor’s. This year they included Hendrik Müller of Germany. An artist for more than 30 years, his career path included graphic design, printing and photography before becoming a full time fine artist. His skill as a photographer…
Bruce Wheeler at AFAS, Pebble Beach 2018 The members and invited guests of the 2018 Pebble Beach AFAS Exhibit included works from Bruce Wheeler. Bruce Wheeler’s sculptures prompt the viewer’s imagination to visualize situations and experiences involving sculptures of cars which no longer exist except in rare photos. He captures and conveys the visual excitement of these vintage vehicles.…