Category: Car Events in Southern California

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LA Auto Show Preview

LA Auto Show Preview

It All Comes Together at the LA Auto Show The LA Auto Show organizers gave us plenty to worry about beforehand. The car company press conference line-up had not even been announced until a couple of weeks before the event. Oh sure, they were touting 60 debuts, but we all knew that included debuts previously...

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“Legends of Los Angeles” opens at the Petersen Automotive Museum

Petersen debuts its latest exhibit,  “Legends of Los Angeles : Southern California Race Cars  and Their Builders,” honors racing icon Parnelli Jones Story by Glenn Oyoung. Photos courtesy of Petersen Automotive Museum. If I were to say the word “motorsports” to you, what city would come to mind? Indianapolis? Charlotte? Watkins Glen? Your answer will...

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MR2 ASSEMBLE

MR2 ASSEMBLE

The growing interest in Japanese classics stirs up emotions for  the MR2. Ken Chiu joins MR2 enthusiasts in this annual meet. For the past five years, MR2 ASSEMBLE has brought together MR2 enthusiast from all across Southern California.  Billed as the largest MR2 specific meet on the West Coast, close to a hundred MR2 owners...

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Rennsport Reunion VI

Rennsport Reunion VI

Albert Wong captures the motorsports madness at Rennsport Reunion VI Porsche lovers and legends took Laguna Seca by storm in the sixth Rennsport  Reunion. Porschephiles who could not make it: fear not. Albert Wong was on hand to capture the race cars,  road cars, and exhibits.

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The Big Orange Comes To Town

The Big Orange Comes To Town

Orange County International Auto Show The Orange County International Auto Show is the first one of the season and one of the shorter shows, this year taking place over a long weekend in early October. Replete with interactive displays and brimming with new car excitement; the OC event also featured a slew of actual test...

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Auto-Didactic: The Juxtapoz School

Auto-Didactic: The Juxtapoz School

The Petersen Automotive Museum’s latest exhibit celebrates the role of the automobile in contemporary art The Petersen debuted the first in a series of “California-themed” exhibits to celebrate its upcoming 25th anniversary. “Auto-Didactic: The Juxtapoz School” replaces the beloved “The High Art of Riding Low: Ranflas, Corazón e Inspiración” lowrider exhibit in the Petersen’s Armand...

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2018 Japanese Classic Car Show

2018 Japanese Classic Car Show

The show that put Japanese classics on the cultural map in Southern California moves to a new location, keeps the hits coming Bigger, better and always classy the Japanese Classic Car Show “JCCS”, was once again the epicenter of “kuysha kai” classic Japanese car culture in Southern California. Thousands of dedicated fans of classic Japanese...

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Big Wednesday: Skip Work and Surf

Big Wednesday: Skip Work and Surf

Classic Volkswagens, sun, surf and a day off work?  The perfect recipe for an incredible Southern California day. Classic Volkswagens, sun, surf and a day off work?  The perfect recipe for an incredible Southern California day. “Big Wednesday: Skip Work and Surf”, is an annual gathering of vintage aircooled VWs.  Held the second Wednesday in August,...

 

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