Kokomo Salutes Indiana’s Automotive Heritage

To celebrate Indiana’s Bicentennial this year, Kokomo is putting Indiana’s automotive heritage on full display on September 10-11, 2016. On Saturday, Sept. 10, motorcars from the Classic Era — including Haynes, Apperson, Stutz and Marmon automobiles — will be on display from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Highland Park as part of the Classic […]

Indiana 2016 Bicentennial LogoTo celebrate Indiana’s Bicentennial this year, Kokomo is putting Indiana’s automotive heritage on full display on September 10-11, 2016.

On Saturday, Sept. 10, motorcars from the Classic Era — including Haynes, Apperson, Stutz and Marmon automobiles — will be on display from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Highland Park as part of the Classic Car Club of America Grand Classic.

Then on Sunday, Sept. 11, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Jackson-Morrow Park, the Grand Indiana Bicentennial Motor Muster will showcase unique and historically significant Indiana-built automobiles from 1915 to 1948 and special interest cars through 1976.

Admission is free for both shows. For more information, go to www.kokomo.wpengine.com/2016.

Also, there will be Historic Kokomo Tours available Sept. 8-10 with stops at the Seiberling Mansion, Elwood Haynes Museum and Kokomo Automotive Museum, including a driving tour of Downtown Kokomo. The guided tours will depart at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. daily from the Kokomo Automotive Museum, 1500 N. Reed Road, Kokomo. Call 765-454-9999 for more information or to purchase tickets.

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