Experience several new attractions at the Los Angeles Convention Center, Nov. 30-Dec. 9! Using up almost one million square feet of space, the LA Auto Show campus will feature many new interactive experiences and curated showcases for visitors of all ages, including simulators, test drives, gaming areas, custom cars, the latest mobility solutions as well as some never-before-seen vehicles. Featured showcases and experiences at the 2018 LA Auto Show include (but not limited to): Interactive Experiences Amazon Gaming Lounge: Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May are bringing high-jinks and hot laps to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in The Grand Tour Game, an episodic racing game based on the hit Prime … READ MORE >>
The 2018-model OC INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW is coming back to showcase the latest models starting Thursday, September 28 to Sunday, October 1st at the Anaheim Convention Center. It’s a great way to check out all the new vehicles with no pressure to buy, and they also have a special area for test driving. Children 12 and under are free again this year when accompanied by a paying adult courtesy of the OC Register. This event has it all with more than 600 of the newest vehicles, trucks, crossovers, SUVs, commercial vehicles, alternative fuel options from 35 manufacturers, exotics, new technologies, concept vehicles, driving simulators and more than 100 vehicles to test-drive. The second annual SoCal Work Truck & Van Show will feature more than 50 commercial work trucks and vans from top manufacturers including Chevrolet, Ford, Fuso, Hino, Isuzu, Nissan and Ram. Representatives from leading automotive manufacturers and other automotive experts will be at the show to answer questions and provide information on the latest vehicles. There is also a children’s area fun for kids. The OC AUTO SHOW is owned and presented by the Orange County Automobile Dealers Association and produced by Motor Trend Auto Shows, LLC. Tickets are $12. Children under 12 get in free with a ticketed adult.
Disclosure: I have been given compensation for this post by Kia Motors, however, all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own. Lately I have been intrigued by all-electric cars. As you may know I have a hybrid, and I love that I am saving money on fuel (we fill up at regular gas stations every other week). It took us a long time to convert but now it is our preferred vehicle to run errands around town. Now the question is – what about all-electric? I have lots of questions. How often do I need to charge the battery and will I be able to take it out of town? … READ MORE >>
my photo gallery. OTHER HIGHLIGHTS: The 300 block of Rodeo Drive featured autos inspired by the Jet Age, with smooth aero-dynamic body shapes from the 1950s and 60s, representing the optimism of the future. On the 400 block of Rodeo Drive, “The Best of the Best” with pre-1975 classic cars of any brand considered by the show’s curators. Special tributes to other marques celebrating special anniversaries. Ferrari was still there on the opposite end where we were at. Can you tell which cars we came to see? This world-class event is every year on Father’s Day on Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills. For more information about this event, please visit … READ MORE >>
We stumbled upon Porsche Timeline Show in Lake Arrowhead a few years ago. We wanted to get out of the city so we took a day trip to the mountains. I think we were looking for Big Bear and came across this little town called Lake Arrowhead (about 30 minutes from each other). It was foggy that day but we saw that we had just missed an annual Porsche car show. Ever since then, I google it every year to try to make it every year. My boys love it! We’ve gone several times and as the boys get older, it’s a little different every time. If you’ve met my husband, you … READ MORE >>