Places to visit:
www.petersen.org The Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles
www.nhra.com The Wally Parks Motorsports Museum, Pomona
www.nhdclub.com Newport Harbor Drivers Club. A hands on collector car based social club. F1 viewing parties, excellent LeMans slot car track, tools and workspace, vehicle storage, great car guys. Available for parties and events. Get a guest pass for mentioning www.bench-racing.com Check out the photos HERE
www.sdautomuseum.org The San Diego Automotive Museum
www.riversideinternationalraceway.com Riverside International Automotive Museum. Dedicated to the rich motorsports heritage of the Inland Empire.
www.chandlerwheels.com Vintage Museum of Transportation & Wildlife (Otis Chandler’s collection, Motorcycles and American Classics). Closed but to reopen soon as the “The Vintage Museum of Transportation” under the guidance of Peter Mullin, noted French Car Collector. News when available.
www.nethercuttcollection.org San Sylmar, the collection of JB Nethercutt.
www.murphyautomuseum.com Opened 2002 in Ventura (no reviews yet)
www.automotiveroadofdreams.com Orange County’s own Classic Car Museum. Located at the OC Fairgrounds.
www.marconimuseum.org An amazing collection of cars.
www.naam.museum The National Association of Automobile Museums official web site. A listing of over 100 Automobile and Transportation Museums located in the USA and Canada.
www.ride4kids.org Check it out.
www.victoryjunction.org Check it out.
www.cruisinforacure.com Worlds largest one day car show. Proceeds from the show benefit Prostate Cancer research and awareness.
Other Car Event Calendars
www.californiacarclubs.com A huge calendar of Car Events
www.oilstick.com News and Updates (real racer stuff)
www.carshownews.com A monster list of car shows
www.scta-bni.org Home page for the Southern California Timing Association. Complete calendar of events at El Mirage and Bonneville.
Killer Vintage Car and Driver Info:
www.barnfindsanddeals.com The cheap the odd and the rare. An amusing web site with links to cars for sale in the USA around the world. Barnfinds and a searchable index by car make. Useful stuff!
www.tamsoldracecarsite.net A great photo archive
www.socalcarculture.com My hat is off to Dave Lindsay for this comprehensive effort to chronicle our favorite topic “So Cal Car Culture”. Weekly pictures from many local events: Crystal Cove, Monarch Beach, etc.
www.vintage-sportscar-photos.com Allen R. Kuhn's online portfolio of Vintage SportsCar Photographs. Allen started documenting the So Cal sports car scene in 1956 when he was in his teens. View these historical pics on his web site.
www.ahrf.com Wow, where have I been, these guys have documented many stories from America’s Hot Rod history and put personal interviews on film. You can spend hours here reviewing pictures and watching the short clips. Five steering wheel ++ rating by bench-racing.
www.bringatrailer.com This guys awesome. He combs the internet for interesting cars that are for sale. Five Steering Wheel Rating from bench-racing
www.pashnit.com Documentation of most of CA twisty roads
www.bakerracingpix.com Another great photo archive
www.artemisimages.com Purchase vintage racing photos online
www.nationalspeedsportnews.com The origin of the species.
www.indy500.com The Greatest Spectacle in Racing.
www.edgar-motorsport.com Information from one of Southern CA oldest motorsports team and enthusiast family.
www.kbb.com Kelley Blue Book
www.generalracing.com The wonderful people that bring you the Monterey Historics, Coronado Speed Festival, and the Wine Country Classic
www.velocetoday.com It’s hard to beat beautiful Italian Coachwork
www2.us.porsche.com Equal time for the German car fans.
www.barrett-jackson.com The Scottsdale Auction is a must do event!
www.bonhams.com This company is now responsible for auctions at the Petersen
www.rmauctions.com Monterey and Scottsdale car auctions.
www.goodingco.com Premier Pebble Beach auction house. A new name in the auction game, anything but new to the game.
www.crystalcovecars.com A web forum for the latest happenings at the Saturday morning car show at the Crystal Cove Promenade on PCH in Newport Coast
www.Rally4U.net Lots of video files of WR footage and crashes. Good quality clips!
The world’s largest web site dedicated to the documentation of hood ornaments. All cars HERE
Collectable Cars For Sale and Help With Selling Your Car
The Auto Kennel: Newer European cars and track cars available. Consignments also welcome. Ask for Paul Kramer www.autokennel.com
European Collectables: A long time sales facility noted for both restored and project German cars (356, 911, 190SL, other SL, etc). Ask for Chris www.europeancollectables.com
Wholesale California: A whole collection of opportunities with something for everyone. New location on Newport Blvd. Ask for Tom Drummond www.wholesalecalifornia.com
Bring A Trailer. This guy combs online cars for sale and posts them for everyone to enjoy. Let him sift through the pile and see his picks. www.bringatrailer.com
Parts and Services
GTS Classics, Seats: These are the perfect replacement seat for you sports car especially if it is a Porsche www.gts-classics.com.
Tony Adamowicz & Steve McQueen LeMans Jackets www.a2zracer.com. Historical information and pictures of local driving legend Adamowicz. Check out A2ZRacergear for vintage style racing jacket for men and women. These are the hottest retro racing jackets available!
Service and repairs on vintage rally timing equiptment. Halda information and parts.www.geocities.com/haldaman.geo
Jeff DeGrandis Animator and Rat Fink Enthusiast. Cool web site with some really cool Ed Roth style artwork. www.dragfink.com