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Petersen Museum Debuts Three New Virtual Exhibits

Petersen Museum Debuts Three New Virtual Exhibits

The Petersen unveils three major new automotive exhibits through an online showcase before the museum’s reopening. The Petersen Automotive Museum has brilliantly adapted to the challenges brought by COVID, and this is their newest feat. This marks the first time a major museum has displayed three new exhibits through an online showcase. Watch the full...

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1977 Celica Wins Future Collector Car Show

1977 Celica Wins Future Collector Car Show

The gorgeous Celica took the crown at the Future Collector Car Show, which was featured during Petersen Car Week. Classic JDM is more popular than ever, and this 1977 Toyota Celica is a perfect example why. Simplicity and subtle tasteful mods are what this car is all about. The Car Show held its first-ever virtual...

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Tesla Cybertruck Makes Public Debut at the Petersen Museum

Tesla Cybertruck Makes Public Debut at the Petersen Museum

I have encountered the future, and for the next few days it resides on display in LA’s (and surely one of the world’s) finest Automotive museum – the Petersen. The dichotomy of the latest and most technically advanced automotive machinery holding court among the exquisite historic and enormously expensive Jaguars, Ferraris, Porsches and Hispano Suizas...

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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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Petersen Automotive Museum Announces Sponsors and Concours Information for Petersen Car Week

Petersen Automotive Museum Announces Sponsors and Concours Information for Petersen Car Week

The Petersen Car Week will begin on August 12, 2020, to help provide a sense of community usually created by the Monterey Car Week, which has been cancelled for 2020. The very first virtual Petersen Car Week now officially has sponsors and the car classes to be featured in the Petersen Concours d’Elegance. The concours...

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Petersen Automotive Museum Creates World’s First Global Cars and Coffee

Petersen Automotive Museum Creates World’s First Global Cars and Coffee

Enthusiasts can submit a short video of their vehicle, which will then be compiled into a 90-minute YouTube video airing on April 26. By staying in compliance with social distancing guidelines, entertainment has turned to the unconventional. The Petersen Museum has once again thought outside the box and will put on a traditional Cars and...

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Petersen Automotive Museum: New Exhibit Honors Motorsports Legend Chip Ganassi

Petersen Automotive Museum: New Exhibit Honors Motorsports Legend Chip Ganassi

Petersen Automotive Museum: New Exhibit Honors Motorsports Legend Chip Ganassi December 14: The Petersen Automotive Museum opens: the “Chip Ganassi Racing: Fast Tracks to Success 30th Anniversary Tribute” exhibit pays homage to the numerous IndyCar, NASCAR and IMSA racing successes of Chip Ganassi.  Reported by guest editor Stuart Rowlands … photos by author and courtesy the Petersen Museum Arrayed in...

 

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