Category: Car Events

Post
2018 SEMA Show

2018 SEMA Show

The Mother of all Aftermarket Shows takes Las Vegas by storm with thousands of new parts, countless show cars, and new in-show competitions. Story and photos by Glenn Oyoung SEMA. Aftermarket industry insiders simultaneously drool and cringe when they hear these two syllables. This is the show where big business gets done and ambitious renderings...

Post
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...

Post
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.

Post
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...

Post
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...

Post
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...

Post
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,...

Post
Fine Art(eon)

Fine Art(eon)

Volkswagen displays its all-new Arteon at the Petersen, surrounded by high-fashion photography exhibit The Petersen Automotive Museum is a must-see stop for car lovers. It’s a celebration of not only the priceless and interesting cars on display, but also of Los Angeles’ unique role in shaping car culture since the inception of the automobile. The Pete (as...

Post
Ascot Park “Kings of Speed”

Ascot Park “Kings of Speed”

California State University, Northridge Art Galleries presents  Kings of Speed: Ascot Raceway 1957-1990 August 27 – October 13, 2018. Located in Gardena California, Ascot Park Raceway ranked behind only the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the Daytona International Speedway as the best-known racing facility in the country. For thirty-three years, Ascot was the busiest racing venue in...

 

You can now advertise on LACar.com to get your brand seen by our ever-growing base of gear-head readers, many of whom are local to Los Angeles.