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Community Partners

These Organizations are Supporting Skilled Trade Education in the Car Community

Our community partners are helping us bring more young people into the collector car industry and helping today’s craftspeople transfer their skills to a new generation. Together we’re building a career path into the trades of auto restoration and serving the grassroots needs of the car enthusiast community.


Bring a Trailer

Bring a Trailer is a digital auction platform and enthusiast community founded in 2007 to connect buyers and sellers of classic, collector and enthusiast vehicles. BaT’s knowledgeable community of nearly 1.2 million registered users vet each listing so potential buyers can bid with confidence.

Lime Rock Park

Opened in 1957, Lime Rock Park is a legendary American race track and a centerpiece of the automotive community. Regular events held feature car shows, racing, festivals, and more.

Veloce Valuations

Veloce Valuations is an automotive consulting firm specializing in strategic media relations and full-service appraisals. Veloce works with clients across the country and around the world to develop a tactical scope of services that best meets their unique needs, the needs of their collections and overall business objectives.


Automodello offers hand-crafted limited edition resin-cast scale models in a variety of precision scales. They have designed and developed some of the most sought after and historically significant vehicles of the 20th century. They are a licensed partner with General Motors as well as licensed motorsports partners. Limited Edition models are available directly from Automodello, select dealers, private label series production, custom builds, and singular centerpieces for collector clientele.

Classic Auto Mall

Classic Auto Mall is home to more than 1,000 classic and collectible vehicles for sale via consignment in a climate controlled 336,000-square foot showroom.  The largest single location consignment dealer of classic and collectible vehicles in the country is located in Morgantown, Pennsylvania.


WheelPrice is a leading online marketplace transforming the way people buy and sell automotive parts. We connect enthusiasts, professionals, and suppliers to create a seamless and transparent experience.

Be a Piston Partner

Support Our Programs, Engage Your Customers and Your Community

The collector car industry needs more young technicians who can carry-on the trades of today’s rapidly retiring workforce. The Piston Foundation offers a unique opportunity for mission-aligned businesses and private foundations to support the education and training of aspiring technicians and serve the grassroots needs of their customers and communities.

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