AutoMobilia introduces two exciting new writers in our 2nd edition of the magazine

AutoMobilia introduces two exciting new writers in our 2nd edition of the magazine.

Ben Horton – Motoring Books Column

Ben Horton has been involved with motoring books most of his life. In 1997 he founded Horton’s Books Limited with his late father, growing the business and its breadth of stock to what it is today. Now at the forefront of the motoring book world, Ben can be found at many of the leading motoring events in Europe and the USA. Ben is an adviser to some of the premier motoring libraries in the world and is also on the judging panel of the annual International Historic Motoring Awards and the Royal Automobile Club Motoring Book of the Year Award.


John Mihovetz – Petroliana Column

Since early childhood, John Mihovetz has been been an enthusiast and collector of pre-World War II American ephemera, wild west, Gas & Oil, and country store themed advertising. He ran his own business, specializing in Gas & Oil advertising, as well as Country Store, and American Folk Art.  John has sourced antique advertising and completed visual display projects for clients including Anthropologie, Ralph Lauren (RRL), Club Monaco, and Levi Strauss. In 2016 he joined Morphy Auctions as an Expert and Director of Acquisitions; his focus is on automobilia, petroliana, and antique advertising. He has been profiled in several antique industry publications and is a frequent go-to source for expert evaluations, grading & appraisals  in the Gas & Oil hobby.