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Watch Transformers within Bumblebee

Volo Auto Museum Posted on 2014-01-01

Contest winner to watch new 'Transformers' film from within original Bumblebee   For immediate release   Contact: Brian Grams, director, Volo Auto Museum (815) 385-3644; brian@volocars.com   Contest winner to watch new Transformers film from within original Bumblebee   VOLO A 49-year-old Crystal Lake man is counting the days until he will drive a certain 77 Camaro to the McHenry Outdoor.   Dan Felice said he was in the middle of a meeting at his Round Lake workplace when he spied the email on his smart phone that stat...

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Museum preps new football season playbook

Volo Auto Mueum Press Release Posted on 2014-01-01

Museum preps new football season playbook  For immediate release   Contact: Brian Grams, director, Volo Auto Museum (815) 385-3644; brian@volocars.com   Museum preps new football season playbook   VOLO — Officials at the Volo Auto Museum always have supported the home team.     It’s just that a great Chicago Bears football season often equated with slumping Sunday admission sales.   “When the Bears have done well, we’ve stalled,” said Brian Grams, director of the museum at 27582 Volo Village Road, Volo. “And even when they’re...

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Superman Pickup Truck

Volo Auto Mueum Press Release Posted on 2013-10-01

Crystal Lake family wins 'Superman' pickup truck  For immediate release   Contacts: Brian Grams, director, Volo Auto Museum (815) 385-3644; brian@volocars.com and Scott Dehn, president, Golden Age Cinemas (815) 307-5515; scottdehn@gmail.com   Crystal Lake family wins ‘Superman’ pickup truck   CRYSTAL LAKE – Scott and Missy Voorhees of Crystal Lake took delivery this week of the ’63 Dodge pickup that is the Kent family farm truck in “Man of Steel.”   The truck, donated by the Volo Auto Museum, was a featured facet of this summ...

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Tire Tracks

Motorweek Posted on 2013-09-13

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Looking for the Munsters Cars

Svengoolie Posted on 2013-07-31

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Cars In Wonderland

Volo Auto Mueum Press Release Posted on 2013-06-01

Cars in Wonderland grand opening set July 13-14  For immediate release   Contact: Brian Grams, director, Volo Auto Museum (815) 385-3644; brian@volocars.com   Cars in Wonderland grand opening set July 13-14   VOLO — The weekend of July 13-14 is shaping up to be a dazzling display at the Volo Auto Museum. Not only is it the spectacular Cars in Wonderland grand opening, but also featured will be the Hot Rods for Huntington’s Disease Car Show.   Radio Disney will perform at 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Saturday, July 13. And on Sunday, J...

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Volo Kids Museum

Volo Auto Museum Press Release Posted on 2013-05-30

From Ariel to Belle, and Dopey to Doc, new Volo Auto Museum showroom speaks kids' language  For immediate release Contact: Brian Grams, director, Volo Auto Museum (815) 385-3644; brian@volocars.com   From Ariel to Belle, and Dopey to Doc, new Volo Auto Museum showroom speaks kids’ language   VOLO — The Volo Auto Museum’s latest addition is nearing completion, and its theme is decidedly Disney — with a dash of Looney thrown in for good measure.   Ariel has her waterfall. Belle has her ballroom. Pete’s Garage is under roof, its...

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Volo, 102.3 XCL team with drive-in to save a local slice of America

Posted on 2013-04-30

Volo, 102.3 XCL team with drive-in to save a local slice of America  For immediate release Contacts: Brian Grams, director, Volo Auto Museum (815) 385-3644; brian@volocars.com and Scott Dehn, president, Golden Age Cinemas (847) 362-3011   Volo, 102.3XLC team with drive-in to save local slice of Americana   VOLO — The 35-millimeter projector’s long run is about to end. Most major movie studios will stop distributing 35-millimeter film by the end of 2013, industry accounts say. That puts the fate of numerous theaters, including t...

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Volo Auto Museum makes USA Today's 10 Best

Volo Auto Mueum Press Release Posted on 2013-01-01

Volo Auto Museum makes USA Today's 10 Best  For immediate release Contact: Brian Grams, director, Volo Auto Museum (815) 385-3644; brian@volocars.com   Volo Auto Museum makes USA Today’s 10 Best   VOLO — Add the editors of USA Today Travel to the Volo Auto Museum’s significant fan base.   Volo Auto Museum recently was featured on 10Best.com, a division of USA Today Travel, which named the local museum among the Top 10 most “jaw-dropping” car museums in the country.   “I thought it was fantastic,” said Brian Grams, museum dire...

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VooDoo Kings Kustom Car Club hosts American Cancer Society benefit

Volo Auto Mueum Press Release Posted on 2013-01-01

VooDoo Kings Kustom Car Club hosts American Cancer Society benefit  For immediate release   Contact: Rob Weinberg, aka Voodoo Rob (224) 489-4603; voodoorob13@gmail.com   Voodoo Kings Kustom Car Club hosts American Cancer Society benefit   VOLO — The rumble and roar of hundreds of customs, hot rods, muscle cars and motorcycles will thunder into Volo Saturday morning for the VooDoo A-Go-Go Show.   The rain-or-shine show, benefiting the American Cancer Society, will feature rockabilly bands, grilled food, flame shows, auctions, ...