May 01 2009

Old 16 Rides Again In Dearborn: September 2008


For the 58th Annual Old Car Festival held September 6th & 7th, 2008 at the Henry Ford, Old 16 was brought out and driven for the last time before being permanently retired to static exhibit according to the Youtube description.

Malcolm Collum, formerly a Senior Conservator at the Ford Museum and now Chief Conservator of the Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum returned to Dearborn to drive Old 16 on its last rounds. Transportation Curator Bob Casey describes the car to visitors at the event. The video was submitted to Youtube by Rene Rondeau.


Links to related posts on VanderbiltCupRaces.com

Index: Old 16 Locomobile

Index: 1908 Vanderbilt Cup Race





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