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Featured Members

Ride of the Month Contest: July 2015 Ride of the Month Contest: July 2015
Each month the Cool Rides Online team and sponsors select FIVE cool rides
Featured Member of the Week – oliverwg Featured Member of the Week – oliverwg
For the week of June 29, 2015 My name is Gary Oliver and my Cool Ride is an
Featured Member of the Week – mgoldman Featured Member of the Week – mgoldman
For the week of June 22, 2015 Mark Goldman is a VietNam War Zone Veteran
Ride of the Month Contest: June 2015 Ride of the Month Contest: June 2015
Each month the Cool Rides Online team and sponsors select FIVE cool rides
Featured Member of the Week – retiredcarguy Featured Member of the Week – retiredcarguy
For the week of May 25, 2015 I am 75 years old and have been into cars as long
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News & Entertainment

Was the 1949 Mercury in “Rebel Without a Cause” Really a Rebel? Was the 1949 Mercury in “Rebel Without a Cause” Really a Rebel?
In 1955, the classic film "Rebel Without a Cause" introduced American society
1960 Mercury Montclair – Traveling in Style 1960 Mercury Montclair – Traveling in Style
The classic 1960 Mercury Montclair was one of the best-built cars of its time.
1967 Plymouth Sport Fury vs 1967 Chevrolet Chevelle SS 1967 Plymouth Sport Fury vs 1967 Chevrolet Chevelle SS
For muscle car owners the debate continuously rolls on about which cars are the
1966 Ford Galaxie Convertible – A Sedan With Performance 1966 Ford Galaxie Convertible – A Sedan With Performance
The Ford Galaxie, not to be confused with today's Galaxy passenger van, was a
Dean Martin – Cool Crooner Who Owned Some Cool Rides Dean Martin – Cool Crooner Who Owned Some Cool Rides
Dean Martin was a car enthusiast by day and a crooner by night. His "cool"
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How-To & Maintenance

Why Tires Should Be a Priority in Your Rebuild or Restore Why Tires Should Be a Priority in Your Rebuild or Restore
Many car enthusiasts who decide to take the plunge into collecting,
Does Ethanol Fuel Cause More Harm Than Good? Does Ethanol Fuel Cause More Harm Than Good?
As prices remain high at the gas pumps, drivers are looking for alternatives to
What to Pack for Your Own Hot Rod Power Tour Road Trip What to Pack for Your Own Hot Rod Power Tour Road Trip
Road Trip Theme Week continues here at the CRO Blog. Recapping the week so far,
What to Pack in an Emergency Kit for a Road Trip What to Pack in an Emergency Kit for a Road Trip
On June 6, the 2015 Hot Rod Power Tour will kick off in Madison, Wisconsin. It
How to Make Sure You Make a Good Buy at Classic Car Auctions How to Make Sure You Make a Good Buy at Classic Car Auctions
Bidding at a classic car auction can be an exhilarating and rewarding
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Shows & Events

CRO Champs In Action: Michigan Widetrackers 27th Annual DustOff CRO Champs In Action: Michigan Widetrackers 27th Annual DustOff
The Michigan Widetrackers held their 27th Annual Spring Dust Off car show on
CRO Champs In Action: CRO & Drifters Super Cruise CRO Champs In Action: CRO & Drifters Super Cruise
This months pick for car of the month was not a car but a beautiful 1947
CRO Champs In Action: 2015 USA Volleyball Open Nationals CRO Champs In Action: 2015 USA Volleyball Open Nationals
I would like to thank Marcel and CRO for helping with our uniforms.  I was
CRO Champs In Action: Cruisin’ Ocean City CRO Champs In Action: Cruisin’ Ocean City
On Wednesday, May 13th 2015, Cool Rides Online Champion Curt Kimmel arrived in
CRO Champs In Action: The Thaw 2015 CRO Champs In Action: The Thaw 2015
The weekend of April 24-26, 2015 my group, The PennsylVANia Van Council, Inc.
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Special Announcements

Cool Rides Online “Guess the Horsepower” Contest Cool Rides Online “Guess the Horsepower” Contest
The annual Hot Rod Power Tour is taking place June 6 – 13th for those of
2015 Chicago Weekend 2015 Chicago Weekend
On May 8th and 9th, 2015, Gold Eagle Company proudly hosted the first-ever
The 2014 Cool Rides Online Ride of the Year Contest The 2014 Cool Rides Online Ride of the Year Contest
The 2014 Cool Rides Online Ride of the Year Winner is Rick Boutwell's 1955
The Winners of the 2014 Summer Scavenger Hunt The Winners of the 2014 Summer Scavenger Hunt
All good things must come to an end, with that the end of the summer is here. 
Check Out the New & Improved GoldEagle.com Website! Check Out the New & Improved GoldEagle.com Website!
I am proud to announce the CRO sponsor, Gold Eagle Co., has launched an all
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