Tag: covid-19

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Give Blood, Earn Tickets at WeatherTech Raceway

Give Blood, Earn Tickets at WeatherTech Raceway

On September 18 and 19, WeatherTech Raceway is planning a series of blood drives, and as a thank-you, donors will receive a free race ticket. WeatherTech Raceway at Laguna Seca is looking for participants to donate blood. Monterey County is struggling with a low supply of available blood, and WeatherTech Raceway looks to bolster the...

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Hyundai Hope On Wheels Donates $100,000 to Boyle Heights COVID-19 Testing Center

Hyundai Hope On Wheels Donates $100,000 to Boyle Heights COVID-19 Testing Center

The non-profit Hyundai Hope On Wheels’ donation will support the opening of a drive-thru COVID-19 center in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Boyle Heights. A generous donation of $100,000 has been put forth towards the opening of a new COVID-19 drive-thru testing center right here in Boyle Heights. The benefactor? Hyundai Hope On Wheels (HHOW),...

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Buckle Up, The Petersen Museum is Opening Again

Buckle Up, The Petersen Museum is Opening Again

As Los Angeles County reopens, the Petersen will reopen on Friday, June 19, 2020, with modifications to protect visitors and staff. Even though the fight against COVID-19 continues, Los Angeles County charges ahead with the reopening process. The Petersen Automotive Museum will reopen to the public on Friday, June 19, 2020, establishing a new schedule...

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Driving: The Miracle Cure?

Driving: The Miracle Cure?

During COVID-19 isolation, there’s one thing that’ll help us all keep our sanity: drive therapy. I love to drive, and by your interest in this article, I’m assuming you do too. It’s the ultimate escape; a place to sort out thoughts and ease your mind from the daily tribulations in our lives. It makes us...

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SEMA: The Show Must Go On

SEMA: The Show Must Go On

LACar guest editor, Don Taylor, here gives us his thoughts on how the most important automotive industry aftermarket event of the year can safely go on … even in these challenging times! THE SHOW MUST GO ON! For just about everyone in the automotive industry, the SEMA Show is the largest gathering of the tribe,...

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INTERNATIONAL RACING SAFETY GEAR MANUFACTURER SHIFTS GEARS

INTERNATIONAL RACING SAFETY GEAR MANUFACTURER SHIFTS GEARS

Stand 21 Responds To Crisis…Converts Factory to Production of Surgical Masks By John Kilroy | www.eparttrade.com via Racer.com Stand 21, the worldwide supplier of driver safety gear, has put its factory in France to work making surgical masks to help address the shortage amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Established in 1970, Stand 21 has been a pioneer in...

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Keeping You Close to Heart in a World of Social Distancing

Keeping You Close to Heart in a World of Social Distancing

Above: Wilshire Boulevard in Downtown Los Angeles (courtesy DowntownGal and Wikimedia Commons) As we all know too well, the COVID-19 virus has upended everyone’s daily lives in so many ways. This is a time of great concern for all, and we appreciate the efforts being made by the medical and public health communities, as well...

 

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