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.
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.
GALLERY—June 22-23, 2013 marks 90 years since the first Grand Prix of Endurance and Efficiency was held in the town of Le Mans, France. Today, the 24 Hours of Le Mans is the oldest and grandest endurance race for automobiles. To commemorate the time, Car Art’s Peter Ayett is showcasing 50 works of art from its Le Mans collection.
GALLERY—Maserati and high end audio’s Bowers & Wilkins brought their “Seven Notes World Tour” to Los Angeles, celebrating the arrival of the new Quattroporte – the first Maserati with a Bowers & Wilkins sound system. Encompassing Dubai, Beijing, Shanghai, Tokyo, New York and London, Milan, as well as Los Angeles, the “Seven Notes World Tour” features a live performance of the “Seven Notes” tracks by Howie B at each location. LA Car was invited to capture some of the sights and sounds at the Los Angeles event.