Henderson, MN kicked off their 2016 Roll In season Tuesday, beneath sunny skies and ideal temperatures. Local building improvements and a city-wide beautification effort further solidified Henderson’s reputation for being the most scenic destination spot for car lovers in the region. Classic cars and historic American architecture make for a storybook atmosphere anyone can enjoy. Roll ins in Henderson will run from 6 to 9 every Tuesday evening from May 17 through September 13, 2016. Learn more at the official website of the Henderson, MN Roll In.
The Henderson, MN 2015 Roll In season kicks off May 19th. This free classic car event will run every Tuesday evening through September 15th. Head over to the official Henderson Classic Car Roll In website for details.
We’ve got 3 links for you today with must-see videos and pictures for any automobile lover.
Jim Rogers’ Collection
First we’ll take you over to Las Vegas Review-Journal for a glimpse of Jim Rogers’ impressive collection of nearly 300 cars ranging from a 1915 Ford Model T to a 2012 Fisker Karma Sedan. Next time you’re in Vegas, check out the Rogers’ Classic Car Museum. The cars will be auctioned off on Feb. 27 and 28, with the proceeds going to The Rogers Foundation. Rogers passed away last June, but his charitable works go on.
You can see the video at http://www.reviewjournal.com/life/check-out-jim-rogers-classic-car-collection-photos.
Roger Baillon’s Collection
Next, head on over to CNN’s website to get a look at 60 antique luxury cars in France, most of which were collected by Roger Baillon, the noted entrepreneur, inventor, and car enthusiast. The cars, neglected, rusted and in desperate need of restoration are still worth over $20 million.
The Living Legends of Auto Racing Beachside Parade
To wrap things up, check out The Daytona Beach News-Journal’s article and photo gallery from the Living Legends of Auto Racing Beachside Parade. Looks like they had great weather for a terrific parade.
You can see the 10-image gallery at http://www.news-journalonline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/gallery?Site=DN&Date=20150216&Category=PHOTOS04&ArtNo=216009997&Ref=PH.
MPR News has a great photo gallery of the way roads used to be in the early days of Minnesota. Images date from the 1890’s through 1923, and are Courtesy of the Minnesota Historical Society, and well worth the look.
Make sure you listen to the interview, too.
Thanks to Kyle Lerfald for the share on Facebook.
The Henderson Classic Car Roll In has a brand new official web site, just in time for the 2014 roll in season which starts May 13!
You can visit the new web site at www.hendersonrollin.com. Visit the new web site for up-to-date information, events, announcements and photos.
ClassicCarRollin.com will continue to operate and will expand to include pictures, videos and reports from roll ins, cruises and shows from around the area, as well as more in-depth and original content for antique and classic car lovers. Check back often as the summer roars on.