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Rodeo Drive Concours D’Elegance

Kim and Hazel took me to the Rodeo Drive Concours sunday, for father’s day. Some very cool cars there, including an MGA very much like mine, though nicely restored. [nggallery id=12] read more

Memorial Day 2012

Another great drive with the group.  Gorgeous cars, nice folks, and fun roads.   I  had a great time.  Unfortunately, my car suffered twice from what I think was heat related vapor lock.  Unfortunately, after I got it going the second time, my tranmission/clutch was toast.  Not sure what it is yet, hopefully it won’t be terribly hard/expensive to fix.   Good times... read more

July 4th drive in the Malibu Mountains

Kim and I headed out to Malibu today to join the Vintage Motoring folks for a non-sanctioned, non-organized, non-event drive in the gorgeous mountains above Malibu. I’d just put the car back together after a reasonable extensive going over, (which I need to chronicle here) and I’m pleased to report that things went pretty well. we had some issues early with a blown fuse, and then the fuel... read more

Memorial Day 2011

Kim and I joined a group of vintage motoring enthusiasts for a spirited drive in the Malibu mountains.  Super good times, and I was pleased with how the car ran.  A very cool collection of cars, and it was good to meet many of the people I’ve interacted with on the forum fun roads and good driving. [nggallery... read more

Mullin Automotive Museum

“The Mullin Automotive Museum is an homage to the art deco and the machine age – eras that produced exquisite art and magnificent automobiles.  The museum is home to examples of the finest of historic French automobiles from the Bugatti to the Voisin as well as significant  and representative decorative art from this same period.” Wow.  All I can say.  Wow.  Fantastic collection of... read more

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