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The Petersen Automotive Museum – II

There is nothing permanent except change – Heraclitus Keep ’em Coming Back! When Board Co-Chairman Peter Mullen cut the ribbon on the newly renovated Petersen Automotive Museum back in December, 2014, one of his stated goals was to reverse the … Continue reading

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Pebble Beach Favorites

Ground Hog Day for Auto Journalists Like Phil Conner (Bill Murray) at the beginning of Groundhog Day, in August when writers for all the mainstream car magazines gather to cover the events at Monterey, they must get a bit jaded. Every year they … Continue reading

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Italian Gems

2016 at Concorso Italiano It may be unwise to begin a story about beautiful cars with pictures of an ugly one. Nevertheless yes, there are ugly Italian cars. There. I said it. This one was at the Concorso Italiano three years ago and … Continue reading

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The Petersen Re-Imagined I

H Los Angeles’ Museum Row Gets New Landmark Look The exterior treatment of the new Petersen is stunning, especially at night. As media reaction to the new Petersen Automotive Museum exterior’s hot rod flame treatment rolls out it’s difficult not … Continue reading

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Monterey Favorites

Just Cool Cars We try not to make our blogs just a bunch of pictures of pretty cars, but there are so many at Monterey, and we just have to share. A Walk down the Street Your neck gets a … Continue reading

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Monterey 2015 – II

Monterey 2015 – Good, Bad, Ugly II We’ve posted our take on the joys and frustrations of getting to Monterey, and what to watch out for if you attend Concorso Italiano. What about the rest? Here’s an abridged guide to how … Continue reading

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Auto Show Trends – Pony Cars

Long Hoods and Short Rear Decks When the 2015 Mustang (5.0 GT Convertible shown) was introduced at the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles for the Mustang Madness 50th Anniversary exhibit back in May, there was no Blue Oval “Ford” emblem … Continue reading

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