Sad News

It is  with great sadness we inform you that Timothy(Tim) Kelly passed away November 5, 2018 of pancreatic cancer at his home in New Canaan CT. Tim was a good friend, HCCA…

John & Susan’s 1911 EMF roadster at Cobble Beach

John shared this great shot of their EMF at the Cobble Beach Concours this weekend.  I hope to see more from the show–who else was there?  

Congratulations to the Canadian NL2NB Participants

I understand the Canadians had a 100% success rate in the recent NL2NB (no, not Newfoundland to New Brunswick) run!  Here’s a great shot of Janet and Tom celebrating their…

A Tribute to Glenn

Glenn H. Baechler Reflections from his son Kim Dear, Fellow Enthusiasts. I am saddened to inform the readers of the Commentator that my father, Glenn Baechler, passed away peacefully on…

Some Very Sad News

I received this from John today.  Glenn was a giant in the hobby.   More than that, he was simply a very nice man who was always enthusiastic and interested in…

1918 Chevrolet 490 Electric

What do you think of this?  It’s a Canadian 490, converted to modern electric drive with Lithium-ion batteries.  Heresy?  The future of our hobby?  $42K too much for a 490 Chev? …

1953 HCCA Roster

I recently picked up some old Gazettes, and a 1953 Roster was included.  Here are the cover and the full list of Canadian members.  Certainly a strong showing from the…

Early Ontario License Plate Website

Hi all Yes, it has been a very long time since my last post here.  I didn’t receive any material over the summer, and didn’t get doing much with the…