Our Approach

Renee James Collector Cars buys, sells, consigns, brokers, and transports vintage race cars and collector cars. In addition, we also participate in many vintage auto related events nationwide.

New for 2020 is the delivery service of collector cars for customers in the US to all East Coast and selected Mid-West and West Coast States.

Our Story

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Norm Hutton

Norm has been involved with vintage cars since he was 5 yrs old following his Dad around to car shows and races in Syracuse, NY.  

The Renee James, LLC. ever changing collection spans from a 1908 Sears to a 2008 Ford Mustang GT Convertible. The collection includes high wheel cars, antique cars, old stock cars, sprint cars, muscle cars, road race cars, dirt track cars, and hot rods.   

Norm has a VSCCA, DIRT, and other racing licenses to run vintage racing events, is a Board Member of the AACA, Committee Head for the Race Car Certification Team for AACA, and an AACA Senior Master Judge.  He serves as a crew hand at some NASCAR ARCA Racing Series events. 

In addition, he is President of Norm Hutton Consulting, LLC.  that is an engineering consultant business providing Project Management, Engineering, QA/RA Support, Assembly Expertise, and Molding Expertise to various industries.     


Shellie and Norm

Supporting our Sponsors

Benefits for advertising with Renee James Collector Cars / Norm Hutton Racing:

Hyperlinks on RJ/NHR website; logo on NASCAR ARCA Series Race Car where NHR is participating; Logo on all RJ/NHR publications; handouts given for your business at all events RJ/NHR participates in annually; and representation at races on crew shirts, hats etc, as provided; plus reciprocation of RJ/NHR owners at your events as requested   

RJ/NHR has cancelled all racing operations for 2020 because of the Coronavirus. In addition, RJ/NHR will not be making appearances at any events to support sponsors in 2020. Keep checking back to see when /if we resume racing operations and sponsor appearances.  


Shellie Stewart

Shellie is a long time mechanic and has been building cars since she was young. Her interest in cars comes from her Dad, Sam,  who she worked with on a restoration of a 1965 Ford Mustang Coupe. From there she started to work with a family friend building hot rods, and Booneville Salt Flat Race Cars, in addition to welding, and building performance engines.

Shellie is co-owner of the RJ/NHR business, and has been part of NHR since 2019. Shellie serves as Crew Chief and Car Chief for all RJ/NHR events and is a licensed NASCAR ARCA Series driver. In addition, Shellie also worked in the Xfinity and NASCAR Cup Series as an Assistant Car Chief and Assistant Crew Chief.  

She is a life member of the AACA, a certified race car judge, an AACA Senior Master Judge, Committee Co-Chair for Race Car Certification for AACA, holds a VSCCA license, a NASCAR ARCA Racing Series License, and drives in many vintage racing series events and NASCAR ARCA Race Series events.  

 In addition, Shellie also works with soldiers returning from war that have disabilities helping them learn to overcome injuries and readjust to civilian life. Also, she is a formally educated marketer.

Sponsors for 2020

NHR has suspended all racing operations for 2020 because of Coronavirus Pandemic. Restart is TBD.