TEAM NITTO TIRE SWEEPS THE PODIUM AT THE 2020 KING OF THE HAMMERS

Josh Blyler earns his first King of the Hammers win with Team Nitto while Erik Miller and Marcos Gomez round out the top three spots at the opening race of the Ultra4 Racing season on Friday, February 7, 2020. Cypress, Calif. (February 10, 2020) – Nitto Tire U.S.A., a leading manufacturer of off-road and street performance tires,…

THE 70TH ANNUAL SACRAMENTO AUTORAMA RETURNS TO THE CAL EXPO FAIRGROUNDS

Known as the “Kustom Capitol of the World,” the Sacramento Autorama will bring together the best customs, hot rods, pickups, motorcycles and muscle cars from across the country to compete for the coveted “Custom d’Elegance” and “King of Kustoms” titles as well as 400 other awards on February 14-16, 2020. Sacramento, Calif. (February 5, 2020) –…

VOLKSWAGEN ID.R TO ATTEND SONOMA SPEED FESTIVAL, ATTEMPT NEW TRACK RECORD

Fresh off new record setting runs at the Nürburgring, Pikes Peak and Goodwood, the all-electric Volkswagen ID.R race car will run at the Sonoma Speed Festival, May 28-31, 2020, in an attempt to beat the current track record time of 1:15.430 set by a Mercedes-Benz F1 car during the 2019 event. Sonoma, Calif. (February 4,…

THE 71ST ANNUAL GRAND NATIONAL ROADSTER SHOW RETURNS TO THE FAIRPLEX IN POMONA

Over 600 show cars and hundreds more display cars will compete for top prizes including the “Al Slonaker Memorial Award” and “Americas Most Beautiful Roadster” from January 24-26, 2020. Pomona, Calif. (December 18, 2019) – The Grand National Roadster Show, where hundreds of the best hot rods, customs, lowriders, muscle cars, trucks and motorcycles from across the country gather, will…

NOW OPEN: “CHIP GANASSI RACING: FAST TRACKS TO SUCCESS | 30TH ANNIVERSARY TRIBUTE”

LOS ANGELES (December 17, 2019) — On Saturday, December 14, the Petersen Automotive Museum debuted a new exhibit honoring one of the world’s most diverse and winning race teams, Chip Ganassi Racing. Titled “Chip Ganassi Racing: Fast Tracks to Success | 30th Anniversary Tribute,” the display presents significant vehicles, trophies and more that exemplify the success…

SONOMA SPEED FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES THE OPENING OF TICKET SALES FOR ITS 2ND ANNUAL EVENT

Tickets for the premier vintage racing lifestyle festival in North America are now available, including free general admission passes for children 15 and under. 15% discount avaialable for select passes through January 5 Sonoma, Calif. (December 17, 2019) – The Sonoma Speed Festival has announced that tickets for its second annual motorsports lifestyle festival, which features…

PETERSEN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM NAMES RICHARD VARNER CHAIRMAN OF ITS BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Varner, who has served as treasurer since 2013, will assume the duties of chairman and lead the Petersen into the future as it aims to expand globally, Peter Mullin to become vice chairman LOS ANGELES (December 16, 2019) – The Petersen Automotive Museum has announced the promotion of Richard Varner to chairman of its board of…

COAST BIG SUR TO HOST FEATURED ARTIST DANIEL BIANCHETTA ON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2019

Back by popular demand, the Big Sur photographer will return to the gallery to discuss “An Artist’s View of Native American Rock Art and What’s Around in Nature” Big Sur, Calif. (November 26, 2019) – COAST Big Sur will welcome back artist Daniel Bianchetta, internationally-published photographer and Esalen Institute archivist and historian, as a guest speaker…