|TOP CELEBRITY CAR COLLECTORS AND EXPERTS CURATE EXHIBIT ON WORLD'S GREATEST SPORTS COUPES|
|'The World's Greatest Sports Coupes' opens April 10 at the Petersen in Los Angeles
• Guest curators include Patrick Dempsey, Francis Ford Coppola, Pink Floyd's Nick Mason and others
• Exhibit will highlight the greatest sports coupes of the past century, ranging from European legends to American muscle cars to modern Japanese supercars
• Made possible by Jaguar in celebration of the launch of new Jaguar F-TYPE Coupe
Los Angeles, (April 1, 2014) – A small cadre of rock legends, criti...[Read more...]|
|The Petersen Automotive Museum's Newest Exhibit - Town Cars: Arriving In Style|
|As the evolution from horse-drawn carriage to the automobile was underway in the early 20th century, Town Cars quickly became a pillar of luxury, sophistication and an illustration of one's status – a counterpoint to the average, mass produced Ford Model T.
Los Angeles, (Feb. 18, 2014) – Known as 'Mr. Showmanship,' it's no wonder that Liberace not only owned a town car – a vehicle designed around status and opulence – but took it to the next, flashy level by covering the exterior ...[Read more...]|
|VIDEO REPORT: NISSAN IDX CONCEPT TOUR CONTINUED IN SUNNY SOCAL, AND THE FAN BASE GROWS|
|LOS ANGELES – After debuting in Tokyo and playing in Detroit, the acclaimed Nissan IDx Freeflow and IDx NISMO concepts held a three-date tour on the West Coast. It was a super-charged string of venues worthy of the world's biggest rock bands, at least in the auto-enthusiast world.
Along Abbot Kinney Boulevard in Venice, once described as the 'coolest block in America' by GQ magazine, fans of the concepts were able to get up close and personal with the cars, including speaking with designers a...[Read more...]|
|PETERSEN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM APPOINTS NEW CMO|
|Adam Langsbard, a veteran marketing pro with more than 20 years experience, has already helped launch the New Petersen's awareness and fundraising campaign and has locked in significant partnerships with Kia and Jaguar.
(November 12, 2013) – The Petersen Automotive Museum is pleased to announce its new Chief Marketing Officer, Adam Langsbard. Langsbard, who joined the Petersen team at an instrumental time for the museum as it undergoes a dynamic transformation from the inside ou...[Read more...]|
|RRDC VOTES IN 37 NEW MEMBERS FOR 2013|
| ||HILLIARD, Ohio (Nov. 7, 2013) - Thirty-seven race-car drivers and motorsports professionals have been voted into the Road Racing Drivers Club in 2013. The group includes 13 Regular Members from the open-wheel and sports-car racing ranks, 20 Associate Members and four Honorary Members. The current roster of RRDC members now numbers 440. Voting was held among all current RRDC members.
'This year's crop of new Regular Members truly represents the spirit of the RRDC, as each driver has de...[Read more...]|