GLCC Members Meeting and Officer Nominations – July 20th at 7:00pm

Great Lakes Cobra Club July Members Meeting July 20, 2021 https://www.gotomeet.me/GLCC or (872) 240-3412 Access Code: 255-830-101 Club Health Membership Update – 109 Members. Cash Balance – $4,034.28 as of July 13. GLCC Branded Merchandise Orders are being processed. Sharon will update individuals on status. Event Reflections C&D Route Cruise (we will repeat in conjunction[…]

The Last Shelby Cobra – My Times With Carroll Shelby Presented by Author and Automotive Executive Chris Theodore

SAVE THE DATE!!! Saturday May 29, 2021 10:00am at The M1 Concourse Garage 6 and 7 Chris Theodore will be speaking to the Great Lakes Cobra Club about his book The Last Shelby Cobra and his times with Carroll Shelby. Chris will have books available for purchase and signing.  Please support our guest speaker. Also[…]

2020 is in the Rearview Mirror…Let’s Focus on Making 2021 our Best Year Yet!

Greetings Great Lakes Cobra Club Friends! In past years we lamented about cool temperatures, too much rain, winter came to early, and so on… Who would have thought 2020 would have brought the challenges we have faced? On top of the impacts associated with COVID, we lost two members of our GLCC family: Bill Gill[…]

First Lupus for a Cure Car Cruise

From: Lauren <lauren.burger1@gmail.com> Date: Sun, Sep 27, 2020 at 9:38 AM Subject: RE: First Lupus for a Cure Car Cruise To: George Acree <georgepen65@gmail.com>, Ben Rathbun <ben@milupus.org>, Alexandra Christenson <alexandra@milupus.org Happy Sunday, George!   It’s hard to believe that after so much prep work, our first ever Cruise for a Cure is behind us!   First and[…]

Cruise for a Cure

  Lauren Burger, Communications Manager with the Michigan Lupus Foundation contacted us to participate in this very worthwhile charity event.  Lauren is the Granddaughter of Joyce and Pat Burger former GLCC Members.  Pat, Joe Burgers brother, passed away in 2016. Michigan Lupus Foundation has invited us to a CRUISE FOR A CURE on Saturday, September[…]

Private Collection and Restoration Shop Tour July 25

It is amazing the collections that are around town and not known… For this opportunity Ed and Jenny Shoobridge uncovered Jack Frost Auto Museum and Restorations in Washington Township (www.jackfrostautomuseum.com/).  This gem is located on a private estate on Campground Road. Jack Frost Auto Museum is a working automotive museum and restoration facility that specializes[…]

Greg Ornazian Collection Private Tour

  GLCC introduces another unique opportunity for access to a massive private car collection! On Saturday March 21, Greg Ornazian has gratuitously agreed to open his eclectic private car, bike and memorabilia collection just for GLCC! About Greg:  Many car collectors focus on a specific kind of vehicle. They might deal in sports cars or[…]

2019 GLCC Holiday Party at Indianwood Saturday December 7 6:00pm

The 2019 Holiday Party is all set at Indianwood again this year!  The party is on for December 7 at 6:00pm. The menu includes: Hors D ‘Oeuvres Cocunut Shrimp Beef Wellington Bacon-wrapped Scallops Mixed Salads Pasta Indianwood Chicken Tenderloin Beef Tips Deserts   A couple of fine points about the evening   As you approach the[…]

Snakes on Telegraph

Rick Sheldon of the Graff Automotive Group solicited ideas on how to help them promote the grand opening of their mega-facility on Telegraph in Southfield. In collaboration with Bruce Heckman (Viper Club) and Steve White (Shelby Club) we came up with the idea to display Shelby inspired vehicles.  Rick LOVED the idea. So we are on!! Join us on[…]

September 7th Cars and Coffee

Cars, Coffee and Friends at PMD Garage September 7th! Our fall Cars and Coffee will be held at the historic location of Pontiac’s original Pontiac Sales and Service location and later a well-known Ford and Lincoln Dealership in the epicenter of downtown Pontiac right off Woodward Avenue. This location was established in 1935 and is[…]

Replica vs Real Cobras

Replica vs. Real By Tim Suddard May 14, 2019 | AC, Shelby, Kit Car & Replica, Cobra | Posted in Restoration & Renovation , Buyer’s Guides | From the Sept. 2008 issue | Never miss an article Steve McQueen didn’t wear replica Persol sunglasses. He had the real thing. His Porsches, Cobras and Ferraris were also all genuine. Big difference between McQueen and the rest[…]

For Sale: Contemporary Cobra CCX 33868 built in 1996 with only 3,800 miles! SOLD!!!!

SOLD!!! GLCC is helping the family of Tim Beesley, who passed away, sell his beloved Contemporary Cobra   Contemporary Cobra Overview   Ragoon Red with Black leather interior 351 CJ Toploader 4 speed Jag inboard disc rear end Coil overs XKE rack and pinion steering Pin drive Halibrand style wheels Contemporary was the Gold standard[…]