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Current Des Moines Area Events  2017


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24-25 Tractor Pullers Shoot-out---state fair DSM INFO
24 Midwest Motor-Rama  -St. Joseph Civic Arena MO INFO
25 BMW open house-- Van Wall Indianola INFO
25 Car- Bike Show-Huge swap meet St Paul INFO
24-25 Mecum classic car auction KC INFO
30 Mecum Classic vehicle Auction Davenport INFO
1 Cornerstone church car show & BBQ-- 12-6pm Chariton INFO
2 Logan Hill Climb Logan INFO
3 Huge classic auto  auction-- 500 cars- East of Keokuk INFO
6 Cruise the Ridgemont 7460 Hickman   6-9 Windsor Heights
8 Hawkeye Downs Model A swap meet CR INFO
8 Classic Camaro Collection-- auction Jefferson INFO
8 Winterset show-shine-court house 4-7 Winterset
8 200 Vintage motorcycles auction Kansas INFO
8 Kars and Coffee Karl Performance DSM INFO
9 ISUAE spring kickoff car show--Jack Trice Ames INFO
15 Indianola cruise nite   First night Indianola INFO
19 Weekend of wheels Knoxville INFO
21 Cruise to the Newton Drive-in   1-4 Newton
21 Bike to I town Indianola INFO
29 Saydel high school car show- DSM
29 BBQ and cars-Boone expo Boone INFO
30 Spring Fling -Iowa street rod assoc Nevada INFO
4 Vintage bike nite-Valley Jct W-DSM INFO
4-6 National Corvette Regional show-- Iowa Speedway Newton INFO
5 Dennis Albaugh Chevy Collection Tour  requires ticket Ankeny INFO
5-6 Hearse & Procar car Show Meyer Landing Council Bluffs INFO
5-6 Vintage Torque Fest - May 5-6-- Fairgrounds  Dubuque INFO
5-8 Auto Parts Swap Meet -- state fair DSM INFO
7  Show and shine 12pm- Down Town Cedar Falls INFO
7 BBMC Car Show-Sugar Shack Altoona
7 Iowa Street Rod Cruise to the Amanas Ames/Knoxville INFO
13 Valley High school car show W-DSM INFO
16 Grinnell cruise Nite---- Pizza Ranch 5-8 Grinnell
18 Classic Car roll in Wayne Larson Ames
20 Charity Car Show  14& RR DSM
20 Concrete Cruisers car show DSM INFO
21 Cool Car Show-Cornerstone credit union DSM
21 Runnells Car show Runnells
25-27  Historical Truck National Convention.- state fair DSM INFO
26 Street Rod Nationals  Springfield MO INFO
27 All Camaro show 10-3   655 56th st Pleasant hill
27 Veterans Car/Bike show  VA Hospital DSM
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6/3 Pig out car show  12-3 Pleasantville INFO
6/4 British Car Show   Picker Knows Antiques W-DSM INFO
6/11 Hot Rod Power Tour Newton INFO
6/11 All Buick Show ------ Kenosha WI INFO
6/16 Car show - 5pm+  high school Creston
6/17 Good Guys -Speedway--Lincoln NE INFO
6/26 Huge collector car auction---300+ cars Yarmouth INFO
22-23 Air Command Concourse show-Ashland NE INFO
6/30-2 Good Guys Des Moines DSM INFO
8-20 Grinnell Car show  10-3 --  fair grounds Grinnell















Baxter Cycle Vintage Motorcycles- Marne

MX REVIVAL Vintage Restorations Mitchellville

specializing in small road & MX bikes

Sully Speed Co--.-Vintage motorcycles-Sully

Neds  Cycle-- Vintage BMW & Moto Guzzi service-Riverside



 American Dream Machine  DSM



Iowa state fair 1914- Duesenberg car races an airplane.

Eddie Rickenbacker wins with car!  Video


Vintage petrol car returns to duty click here

Restored by Iowa students


Nostalgic Enterprises-Corvette Shop

West Des Moines


BFE Vintage Cycle---- Luther




Custom car photos/frames/etc.






Torque Fest - May 5-6-- Dubuque Fairgrounds


Huge classic auction April 3 (east of Keokuk Iowa)


Camaro Auction  April 8 Jefferson


Iowa collector car auction-June 26-30



Scenic IOWA auto & motorcycle  trips


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 Cars and Coffee Des Moines


Karl Performance Cars and Coffee




1916 Buick in same Iowa family since new



Skunk River Restorations

Ames Iowa



Devlin Rod & Customs  Wichita, KS

Customs - Street  Rods - Restoration



Photo Services


Karl Open House Feb 2017

Karl Performance - Auto Restorations



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In 1916, Iowa rated # 1 in cars per capita-

1 for every 15 people-total 146,000 registered cars!



            2017 SCHEDULE       

      Newton, Iowa

June 23,  NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Iowa 200
June 24,  NASCAR XFINITY Series American Ethanol E15 250
July 8,  ARCA Racing Series Iowa 150
July 9,  Verizon IndyCar Series Iowa Corn 300
July 28,  NASCAR K&N Pro Series Casey's General Stores 150
July 29,  NASCAR XFINITY Series U.S. Cellular 250

About Motor Magic



Motor Magic is based in Ankeny, Iowa:

This is our 7th year of serving central Iowa.

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we now average over 12,500 guests / month.


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West Des Moines Man Breathes Life

into his 54 Corvette for First Time in 40 Years







Marshalltown  -  58 Desota



200 Vintage Motorcycles -  auction

April 8   Kansas




Concours- Futurliner



 Historical Truck National Convention.- state fair grounds

May 25-26-27  Des Moines





Hot Rod Power Tour 2017

June 10-16 (Newton June 11)

Kansas City to Bowling Green KY

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Cruise to the woods


Favorite Iowa 2016 Events
 Wild Wades swap meet Jan Des Moines
 Vintage Torque Fest May Maquoketa
 Good Guys super car show July Des Moines
 Gas Convention Aug Des Moines
 Knoxville Nationals Aug Knoxville
 Des Moines Concours d'Elegance Sept. Des Moines
 IMCA Super Nationals  Sept Boone
 Des Moines Road Rally Oct Des Moines
 Cruise to the woods car show Oct. Ft Dodge

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Karl coffee



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Major Iowa Car Events

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Central Iowa

Blues Society


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Major Iowa Based Vendors

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Flying Mango Restaurant

Skunk River Restorations


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