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Newly introduced legislation aims to give old cars same footing as bridges and buildings

Photo courtesy SEMA. After more than two years and more than a dozen cars have been added to the National Historic Vehicle Register, a Michigan congressman last week introduced a bill that would establish the register under the Department of the Interior. “There is currently no dedicated federal register to document historically significant automobiles, motorcycles, […]
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