Category: Car Events in Southern California

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Hollywood’s Wheels of Future Past

NEW PETERSEN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM  EXHIBIT FEATURES HOLLYWOOD MOVIE CARS OF THE FUTURE Photos: Petersen Museum and Glenn Oyoung “Hollywood Dream Machines: Vehicles of Science Fiction and Fantasy” is highlighted by automobiles, costumes, props and original blueprints from classic and modern-day film series and video games such as “Transformers,” “Iron Man,” “Mad Max,” “Blade Runner”, “Halo” and...

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“Winning Numbers” exhibit debuts at the Petersen

“Winning Numbers” exhibit debuts at the Petersen

Take 10 priceless race cars from the quintessential car guy’s ultimate man cave, shut down Rodeo Drive in broad daylight and caravan to the Petersen. What do you get? One heck of a show-stopping exhibit. The Petersen staff and Founding Chairman Bruce Meyer have really outdone themselves with this one. No offense to the good...

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… SEE YA NEXT WEDNESDAY!

… SEE YA NEXT WEDNESDAY!The Trompers of  Eagle Rock Hold Forth at Coco’s in Highland Park STOMP ON THE GAS: Like their club name and their classic big old engineer’s boot tromping heavily on a gas pedal logo they are, by any standard that you might care to cite, fully righteous and highly worthy throwbacks to the true glory...

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VW I.D. R on display at the Petersen

VW I.D. R on display at the Petersen

Volkswagen’s electric racer moves into the Petersen Automotive Museum until February 1st Volkswagen was one of the stars of the LA Auto Show. The combination of their record-setting I.D. R Pikes Peak race car and their close-to-production I.D. Buzz Cargo van done up as a support van hit the sweet spot. Nothing  gets me like race cars...

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Totally Radwood

Totally Radwood

Radwood arrives at the Petersen to celebrate the 80’s and 90’s in like, totally awesome style Closing out the year in style, Radwood Los Angeles once again turned back the clock to that forgotten era of neon fashion and pop-up headlights.  In little over two years, the “little 80’s & 90’s car show” has grown...

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LA Auto Show Top 10

LA Auto Show Top 10

Need some added motivation to brave traffic and head over to this year’s LA Auto Show? Here’s some eye-candy to get you in gear. If you’re like us, the prospect of driving anywhere over 5 miles outside our city’s limits on a weekday is akin to scheduling a dentist appointment. You know you have to...

 

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