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Indiana Automotive Landmarks

Cars, Gravy, and Community on 38th Street
Indiana Automotive Landmarks

Auto enthusiasts hope to turn a former Indianapolis bank into a hub for the community.

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Following the Tracks of Louis and Gaston Chevrolet
Indiana Automotive Landmarks

With help from Chevrolet historian Martin Sinzig, Indiana Automotive member Shawn Miller uncovers a bit of Indianapolis racing history hidden in plain sight.

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Jungle Park
Indiana’s Historic Oval Raceways
Indiana Automotive Landmarks

Before the Indianapolis Motor Speedway was founded, oval racing got its start at some lesser known raceways and tracks across the Midwest.

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Packard on Ideal Section of the Lincoln Highway
Traveling the Lincoln Highway in Indiana
Indiana Automotive Landmarks, News

Indiana native Carl Fisher laid out a plan to build America’s first paved transcontinental route, called the Lincoln Highway in honor of the Great Emancipator, a road that remains a relevant and vital part of the communities on its path.

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Museum Highlight: Gem on the Indiana Prairie
Indiana Automotive Landmarks

Indiana’s love affair with the automobile is on full display at the Kokomo Automotive Museum in Howard County.

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Studebaker Fountain, South Bend
South Bend Revives Studebaker Electric Fountain
Indiana Automotive Landmarks, News

Volunteers track down a beloved fountain, removed from South Bend’s Howard Park decades ago and mostly lost to memory, and launch a campaign to have it restored and reinstalled.

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Elwood Haynes Museum - Kokomo
Elwood Haynes: Indiana’s Automotive Pioneer
Indiana Automotive Landmarks

The memory of inventor, industrialist, and automotive pioneer Elwood Haynes is alive and well in his adopted hometown of Kokomo.

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Ford Plant Indianapolis
A New Future for an Indianapolis Automotive Landmark
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The long vacant 1914 Ford Motor Company Plant in Indianapolis passes to new ownership this month, ensuring a sustainable future for an important automotive landmark.

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Evansville Greyhound Station
Vintage Buses Gather in Evansville for Rally
Indiana Automotive Landmarks, News

Evansville’s recently restored Greyhound station becomes the backdrop for the largest gathering of vintage buses ever displayed in the U.S.

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