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Driving America  The Henry Ford

Asking car buffs to pick their favorite collector vehicle is like asking them to choose between their children: It's virtually impossible because they love them all for different reasons.

Here in the Motor City, you can check out all of your favorites at a number of car museums — and even one of the world's largest automotive special events. Below are seven places to get your muscle and classic car fix. Enjoy the ride!

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Oakland Hills

The 2016 U.S. Amateur Championship returns to Oakland Hills Country Club in Bloomfield Hills this year. If you want to check out the U.S. Golf Association's 116th championship — the association's oldest championship — on Aug. 15-21, here's what you need to know to make sure your trip is a hole-in-one.

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Summer is slowly drawing to an end – before you stow away the flip-flops and shorts, check out these 20 things to do in August in metro Detroit.

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Jazz Fest

Whether you are trying to fit in some fun with the kids before they return to school or simply looking for a good way to spend a three-day weekend, check out this list that includes 10 things to do over Labor Day Weekend in metro Detroit.

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Cobo Waterfront

Where should you stay when attending a convention in downtown Detroit? As near as possible to Cobo Center, of course! With a recently completed $279 million renovation, the 2.4 million-square foot convention center (with truly spectacular views of the Detroit River) is where business gets done. Here's a breakdown of nearby hotels, all within walking distance of Cobo, so you won't miss out on any of the action.

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