Art and The Automobile – At CIAS 2015

Being such a big event, I’ve split the Canadian International AutoShow into multiple posts. This is the first.

Currently, somewhere on the 700 level of the Metro Toronto Convention Center, there’s a dark room filled with serious old-school metal work.  Curves, lines and styling that today’s cars have long forgotten about fill this room and the adjacent hallway. This collection of vintage machinery is called:

 Art & The Automobile

The E-Type

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Cadillac Seville

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Early Bugatti

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CIAS 2015

Auburn Boat Tail Speedster

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CIAS 2015

Cadillac Cyclone

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CIAS 2015

CIAS 2015

Chrysler Turbine

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Delahaye Teardrop Coupe

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But wait, there’s more

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CIAS 2015

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CIAS 2015

Above is Canada’s oldest motor vehicle, or steam buggy. A lever controlled steam powered thing with four wheels.

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Of course, there are more photos from Art & the Automobile. The rest of the photography can be found on my Flickr.

Photography and words by Gray Schilling.

More to come from CIAS 2015

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