Mac College Auto Restoration up for international award

By Chris Swick
October 21, 2015

The McPherson College Auto Restoration program has been named a finalist for an international award.

The college announced Tuesday that the program was up for the Industry Supporter of the Year category in the 2015 International Historic Motoring Awards. Other nominees in the category are Hagerty, Jaguar Land Rover Special Operations, Porsche Motorsports North America and Royal Automobile Club.

Launched in 2011, the International Historic Motoring Awards recognize and celebrate the skills and achievements of the worldwide historic motoring industry. The event comprises 14 award categories ranging from Museum of the Year to Motor Sport Event to Personal Achievement.

It is judged by an international panel of experts from museums and collections, major events, historic motor racing and the world of modern car design. The awards are presented in association with EFG Private Bank and Octane Magazine.

The winners will be announced in London on November 19.