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Auto Correct: 2021 Car Shows

If your idea of fun is strolling around, outside, looking at cool, elegant, tricked-out, or just plain awesome cars – we’ve got some events for you. If you just need help figuring out your vehicle problems – this is the show for you too. Car Shows and automotive tips.


Allison will be racing at NOLA Motorsports Park on April 8th 2021

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Recalls for the week:

  • 153,000 2015-20 Audi A3s Recalled for Passenger Airbag Issue - A fix is still in development

The issue affects model-year 2015-20 Audi A3 and S3 sedans and hatchbacks, model-year 2016-18 A3 e-Tron hatchbacks, model-year 2017-20 RS 3 performance sedans and model-year 2015-19 A3 cabriolets. A fix is still in development, but Audi will begin sending interim notices to owners May 21; a second notice will be sent when a remedy is found. Owners with further questions can call Audi at 800-253-2834, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236 or visit its website to check their vehicle identification number and learn more.

  • Fuel Pump Recall in Store for 628,000 Hondas and Acuras - Dealers will replace the fuel pump assembly for free.

For Honda, this includes model-year 2019 Accord Hybrid sedans; Civic and Civic Si coupes and sedans; Civic Type R and Fit hatchbacks; HR-V, Passport and Pilot SUVs; Ridgeline pickups; model-year 2019-20 Accord sedans, Civic hatchbacks, and Insight sedans and hatchbacks; and model-year 2018-19 CR-V SUVs. For Acura, Honda’s luxury arm, the recall includes the model-year 2019 ILX sedan and model-year 2019-20 MDX, MDX Hybrid and RDX SUVs and TLX sedans. Honda will begin notifying owners May 18, but those with further questions can call the automaker at 888-234-2138, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236 or visit its website to check their vehicle identification number and learn more.

  • You can find out if your car has a past recall by going to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s website: https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls and inputting your VIN number. Or find their SaferCar app.


EVENTS FOR 2021 (so far)


April 3rd 9am – 5pm 390 degrees Vault Car Show 390 Commerce Park Dr. Jackson Live DJ, Mobile Food Court, Easter Bunny with Toy Eggs  https://www.facebook.com/events/722997631920976/

 

April 3rd AT 9 PM CDT – 1 AM CDT Opening Spring Meet at 3946 N Gloster St, Tupelo, MS https://www.facebook.com/events/355981532186780/?active_tab=about

 

APRIL 8, 2021 AT 6 PM CDT – 9 PM CDT Drive In at Pookie’s 2612 US-80, Pearl, MS Drive In/Cruise In is open to all types of vehicles and bikes. This will be held the Second Thursday night of each month. https://www.facebook.com/events/482542169578483/

 

APRIL 9 – 10 NATCHEZ EURO FEST Rosalie Mansion 100 Orleans St. Natches MS Classic European Auto & Motorcycle Show https://www.facebook.com/mseurofest


APRIL 11, 2021 AT 8 AM CDT – 11 AM CDT Cars and Coffee 344 Highway 51 Unit 100 Ridgeland, MS https://www.facebook.com/events/456990512417691/?active_tab=about

 

APRIL 10, 2021 AT 6:30 PM CDT – 10 PM CDT R.A.D Cruise In Robinson Auto Detail 911 Government St., Brandon MS  Fun, food music and fellowship!            https://www.facebook.com/events/428612118362273/

 

APRIL 24, 2021 AT 9 AM CDT Star Spring Festival Car Show Star Baptist Church Star, MS https://www.facebook.com/events/2720565814940851/

 

APRIL 24, 2021 AT 10 AM CDT  Shakin The Trees Car Show Chewalla Lake Holly Springs MS Open car show for all types of vehicles. There will also be a MECA Car Audio Competition happening the same day. https://www.facebook.com/events/454842219160796/

 

MAY 22, 2021 AT 8 AM CDT – 3 PM CDT Miracles Happen St Jude's Benefit Open Car Show Henderson Ford 105 US 90 Waveland MS https://www.facebook.com/events/458974838632781/

 

JUN 3 AT 5 AM CDT – JUN 6 AT 7 AM CDT Jeepin The Coast 2021 All along our Beautiful MS Gulf Coast This event is for any new, old, clean, dirty, stock, lifted Jeep!! AND for every age of Jeepers!! https://www.facebook.com/events/718294419055694/

 

JUN 19 2 PM CDT – 8 PM CDT 3rd Annual Hangar Hangover 7450 Old Canton Rd. Madison MS Not just a car show, but full day of aviation history, demonstrations, food, fun, and honoring our heroes of the United States Air Force. At the Madison Airport https://www.facebook.com/HANGARHANGOVER/

 

JUN 25 AT 9 AM CDT – JUN 27 AT 5 PM CDT Scrapin The Coast 2021 MS Coast Coliseum and Convention Center, Biloxi https://www.facebook.com/events/643890969873092/

 

JULY 17, 2021 AT 8 AM CDT – 5 PM CDT 4th annual Coastfest Car Show 2021 Beauvoir, The Jefferson Davis Home and Presidential Library Come and enjoy a beautiful day on the 52-acre property and look at some cool cars, trucks, and just about anything on 2 or 4 wheels. https://www.facebook.com/events/482905236174158/

 

July 31 – Aug 1st SOUTHLIFE Trustmark Park Pearl MS A Mississippi Car, Truck, and Bike show, bringing the style of the south to all the people! https://www.facebook.com/southlifecarshow

 

OCT 22 AT 8 AM CDT – OCT 23 AT 5 PM CDT 2021 Scarecrow Cruise and Car Show (17th Annual) Downtown Madison MS https://www.facebook.com/events/591081348465808/

 

Calls:

  • Natchez EuroFest
  • 390degrees Vault and other events
  • different sized tires
  • Road trip preperation

April 3rd 9am – 5pm 390 degrees Vault Car Show 390 Commerce Park Dr. Jackson Live DJ, Mobile Food Court, Easter Bunny with Toy Eggs  https://www.facebook.com/events/722997631920976/

 

APRIL 9 – 10 NATCHEZ EURO FEST Rosalie Mansion 100 Orleans St. Natches MS Classic European Auto & Motorcycle Show https://www.facebook.com/mseurofest

 

April 3rd AT 9 PM CDT – 1 AM CDT Opening Spring Meet at 3946 N Gloster St, Tupelo, MS https://www.facebook.com/events/355981532186780/?active_tab=about

 

APRIL 8, 2021 AT 6 PM CDT – 9 PM CDT Drive In at Pookie’s 2612 US-80, Pearl, MS Drive In/Cruise In is open to all types of vehicles and bikes. This will be held the Second Thursday night of each month. https://www.facebook.com/events/482542169578483/

 

APRIL 11, 2021 AT 8 AM CDT – 11 AM CDT Cars and Coffee 344 Highway 51 Unit 100 Ridgeland, MS https://www.facebook.com/events/456990512417691/?active_tab=about

 

APRIL 10, 2021 AT 6:30 PM CDT – 10 PM CDT R.A.D Cruise In Robinson Auto Detail 911 Government St., Brandon MS  Fun, food music and fellowship!            https://www.facebook.com/events/428612118362273/

 

APRIL 24, 2021 AT 9 AM CDT Star Spring Festival Car Show Star Baptist Church Star, MS https://www.facebook.com/events/2720565814940851/

 

APRIL 24, 2021 AT 10 AM CDT  Shakin The Trees Car Show Chewalla Lake Holly Springs MS Open car show for all types of vehicles. There will also be a MECA Car Audio Competition happening the same day. https://www.facebook.com/events/454842219160796/

 

MAY 22, 2021 AT 8 AM CDT – 3 PM CDT Miracles Happen St Jude's Benefit Open Car Show Henderson Ford 105 US 90 Waveland MS https://www.facebook.com/events/458974838632781/

 

JUN 3 AT 5 AM CDT – JUN 6 AT 7 AM CDT Jeepin The Coast 2021 All along our Beautiful MS Gulf Coast This event is for any new, old, clean, dirty, stock, lifted Jeep!! AND for every age of Jeepers!! https://www.facebook.com/events/718294419055694/

 

JUN 19 2 PM CDT – 8 PM CDT 3rd Annual Hangar Hangover 7450 Old Canton Rd. Madison MS Not just a car show, but full day of aviation history, demonstrations, food, fun, and honoring our heroes of the United States Air Force. At the Madison Airport https://www.facebook.com/HANGARHANGOVER/

 

JUN 25 AT 9 AM CDT – JUN 27 AT 5 PM CDT Scrapin The Coast 2021 MS Coast Coliseum and Convention Center, Biloxi https://www.facebook.com/events/643890969873092/

 

JULY 17, 2021 AT 8 AM CDT – 5 PM CDT 4th annual Coastfest Car Show 2021 Beauvoir, The Jefferson Davis Home and Presidential Library Come and enjoy a beautiful day on the 52-acre property and look at some cool cars, trucks, and just about anything on 2 or 4 wheels. https://www.facebook.com/events/482905236174158/

 

July 31 – Aug 1st SOUTHLIFE Trustmark Park Pearl MS A Mississippi Car, Truck, and Bike show, bringing the style of the south to all the people! https://www.facebook.com/southlifecarshow

 

OCT 22 AT 8 AM CDT – OCT 23 AT 5 PM CDT 2021 Scarecrow Cruise & and Car Show (17th Annual) Downtown Madison MS https://www.facebook.com/events/591081348465808/

 April 3rd 9am – 5pm 390 degrees Vault Car Show 390 Commerce Park Dr. Jackson Live DJ, Mobile Food Court, Easter Bunny with Toy Eggs  https://www.facebook.com/events/722997631920976/

 

APRIL 9 – 10 NATCHEZ EURO FEST Rosalie Mansion 100 Orleans St. Natches MS Classic European Auto & Motorcycle Show https://www.facebook.com/mseurofest

 

April 3rd AT 9 PM CDT – 1 AM CDT Opening Spring Meet at 3946 N Gloster St, Tupelo, MS https://www.facebook.com/events/355981532186780/?active_tab=about

 

APRIL 8, 2021 AT 6 PM CDT – 9 PM CDT Drive In at Pookie’s 2612 US-80, Pearl, MS Drive In/Cruise In is open to all types of vehicles and bikes. This will be held the Second Thursday night of each month. https://www.facebook.com/events/482542169578483/

 

APRIL 11, 2021 AT 8 AM CDT – 11 AM CDT Cars and Coffee 344 Highway 51 Unit 100 Ridgeland, MS https://www.facebook.com/events/456990512417691/?active_tab=about

 

APRIL 10, 2021 AT 6:30 PM CDT – 10 PM CDT R.A.D Cruise In Robinson Auto Detail 911 Government St., Brandon MS  Fun, food music and fellowship!            https://www.facebook.com/events/428612118362273/

 

APRIL 24, 2021 AT 9 AM CDT Star Spring Festival Car Show Star Baptist Church Star, MS https://www.facebook.com/events/2720565814940851/

 

APRIL 24, 2021 AT 10 AM CDT  Shakin The Trees Car Show Chewalla Lake Holly Springs MS Open car show for all types of vehicles. There will also be a MECA Car Audio Competition happening the same day. https://www.facebook.com/events/454842219160796/

 

MAY 22, 2021 AT 8 AM CDT – 3 PM CDT Miracles Happen St Jude's Benefit Open Car Show Henderson Ford 105 US 90 Waveland MS https://www.facebook.com/events/458974838632781/

 

JUN 3 AT 5 AM CDT – JUN 6 AT 7 AM CDT Jeepin The Coast 2021 All along our Beautiful MS Gulf Coast This event is for any new, old, clean, dirty, stock, lifted Jeep!! AND for every age of Jeepers!! https://www.facebook.com/events/718294419055694/

 

JUN 19 2 PM CDT – 8 PM CDT 3rd Annual Hangar Hangover 7450 Old Canton Rd. Madison MS Not just a car show, but full day of aviation history, demonstrations, food, fun, and honoring our heroes of the United States Air Force. At the Madison Airport https://www.facebook.com/HANGARHANGOVER/

 

JUN 25 AT 9 AM CDT – JUN 27 AT 5 PM CDT Scrapin The Coast 2021 MS Coast Coliseum and Convention Center, Biloxi https://www.facebook.com/events/643890969873092/

 

JULY 17, 2021 AT 8 AM CDT – 5 PM CDT 4th annual Coastfest Car Show 2021 Beauvoir, The Jefferson Davis Home and Presidential Library Come and enjoy a beautiful day on the 52-acre property and look at some cool cars, trucks, and just about anything on 2 or 4 wheels. https://www.facebook.com/events/482905236174158/

 

July 31 – Aug 1st SOUTHLIFE Trustmark Park Pearl MS A Mississippi Car, Truck, and Bike show, bringing the style of the south to all the people! https://www.facebook.com/southlifecarshow

 

OCT 22 AT 8 AM CDT – OCT 23 AT 5 PM CDT 2021 Scarecrow Cruise & and Car Show (17th Annual) Downtown Madison MS https://www.facebook.com/events/591081348465808/


Calls:

  • Natchez EuroFest
  • 390degrees Vault and other events
  • different size tires
  • road trip preperation
  • rack and pinion replacement


Auto Casey on Auto Correct:

Links to videos for the Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S are below. 

Short segment: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g4_M06j7ZjM&t=0s

Long version: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TeAc1EG84p4


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