GALLERY—Leave it to Pasadena, California to combine a sidewalk chalk art festival with a classic car show. In celebration of Father’s Day, a sea of classic cars poured into Pasadena’s Green Street, flanked on both side by more than 500 artists from all over California create hundreds of murals, using pastel chalk as their brush and the pavement as the canvas. LA Car was there to capture the artwork drawn on as well as rolled onto the pavement.
GALLERY— Started as a successor to the Los Angeles Concours D’Elegance when it folded its tent in 2009, the San Marino Motor Classic at Lacy Park has truly come into its own. LA Car’s Sean Spear was on hand to document this impressive showcase for Brass Era, Depression Era, and Post War collectible cars.
LA CAR REPORT—The words young and classic may seem an odd pairing, but the San Marino Motor Classic shows how these two words can co-exist beautifully. Started as a successor to the Los Angeles Concours D’Elegance when it folded its tent in 2009, this now annual event has truly come into its own. Sean Spear reports.
GALLERY —The Toyota Corolla has always had a reputation for reliability. It’s feats of indestructibility are well-documented on these pages. But the Corolla has also had a reputation as a snooze fest—reliable, but bland. For 2014, Toyota pulled all the stops to change that image. And so at Barker Hanger in Santa Monica, Toyota unveiled its 11th generation Corolla before 750 journalists and guests. Editor-at-large Zoran Segina was there to capture the moment.