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Miss Information's Guide to Auto Activities

March 22, 2000

* Compiled by Joan Denver. Readers are advised to call ahead to verify events and times, which are subject to change. Send listings to Miss Information's Automotive Calendar of Events, 6475 E. Pacific Coast Highway, Suite 375, Long Beach, CA 90803. To fax listings: (714) 761-3500. To subscribe: (714) 229-9100.


Los Angeles. "Arte y Estilo: The Lowriding Tradition," exhibition on the Mexican American car culture, presents 20 lowriders, ranging from the classic "bombs" of the 1930s and '40s to the Chevy Impalas of the '50s and '60s. Petersen Automotive Museum, 6060 Wilshire Blvd. (at Fairfax Avenue). (323) 930-CARS. Ends May 28.

Westwood. "Muffler Men, Munecos and Other Welded Wonders," exhibition of contemporary sculptures created in Los Angeles-area auto repair shops and formed from recycled parts and other workplace materials. UCLA Fowler Museum of Cultural History, 405 Hilgard Ave. (310) 825-4361. Ends Sunday.

Coming Events


Anaheim. Loara High School Car Show, featuring cars through 1973. 1765 W. Cerritos Ave. (at Euclid Street). 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (714) 772-4333.

Irwindale. Opening Night 2000, featuring NASCAR Super Late Models, Late Models, Grand American Modifieds and Super Stocks. Irwindale Speedway, 13300 Live Oak Ave. 7 p.m. (626) 358-1100;

Orange. Open House, third annual, at specialist in vintage Ford parts. C.W. Moss Ford Parts, 402 W. Chapman Ave. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. (714) 639-3083;


Compton. Los Angeles 2000 Auto Swap Meet features car parts and related items. Co-sponsored by the Los Angeles Times, the Recycler and AutoBuys. Compton Community College, 1111 E. Artesia Blvd. 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. $5; parking is free. (310) 605-4295.

Huntington Beach. Flash From the Past IV, annual Edison High School benefit car show, includes food, music, raffle. Edison High School, 21400 Magnolia St. Registration, 8 a.m.; show, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (714) 962-1365, Ext. 380.

Long Beach. Cycle Show and Swap Meet. Long Beach Veterans Stadium, East Conant Street and Clark Avenue. 7 a.m. (714) 557-1846.

Orange. Orange County Model A Club Pancake Breakfast, featuring hundreds of Model A Fords. Hart Park, 701 Glassell St. (off Garden Grove Freeway). (714) 521-3240.

Pasadena. Cruz'n Pasadena Custom Rod Show, third annual family charity event, presents hundreds of hot rods and classics. Centennial Square, in front of City Hall. 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. (626) 304-9517.


Pomona. Twilight Cruise, presented by NHRA Motorsports Museum. Open to pre-'70 street-legal cars. Fairplex, 1101 W. McKinley Ave., Gate 1. 5 to 8 p.m. (909) 622-2133.

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