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May 17, 2000

Miss Information's Guide to Auto Activities

* 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.

Coming Events


Alhambra. Springfest 2000 Street Machine Showoff Car Show, fifth annual event sponsored by Alhambra Downtown Assn. Main Street between 2nd and 5th streets. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (626) 286-6921.

Glendale. Mother's Day Cruise, sponsored by Road'ers Car Club, presents rose to first 50 moms in attendance. Bob's Big Boy, 1407 W. Glenoaks Blvd. 6 to 9 p.m. (818) 848-0325.

Hawthorne. Car Show 2000 features hot rods, classics, muscle cars, race cars, lowriders, lowrider bikes and student cars. Presented by Parents' Committee for Academic Excellence and Lowrider magazine. Hawthorne High School, 4859 W. El Segundo Blvd.10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (310) 535-9520.

Lake Forest. All-Pontiac Car Show, 13th annual event sponsored by Southern California Chapter of Pontiac Owners Club International. Fuddrucker's, 23621 El Toro Road.10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (909) 278-2908 or (714) 491-0217.

Newport Beach. Classic Mercedes-Benz Exhibition, 23rd annual show, presents nearly 100 cars dating to turn of century. Entries are closed; show is free. Fashion Island mall, off Pacific Coast Highway, between Jamboree Road and MacArthur Boulevard. 10 a.m. to6 p.m. Also Sunday, noon to 6 p.m. (714) 289-0293 and (949) 768-0262.

Pomona. Southern California Eagle One Nationals, presented by Goodguys Rod & Custom Assn., features hot rods, customs, classics and muscle cars through '72. National Hot Rod Assn. Museum, Fairplex, 1101 W. McKinley Ave. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Also Sunday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. (925) 838-9876.

Tustin. Best of the Bunch, first car show presented by Southern California Miata Club, features dozens of Miatas in four judged categories; M-Speedster and M-Coupe concept cars and other prototypes; aftermarket vendors; and exhibits showing history of Miata. MacPherson Miata, Tustin Auto Center, Interstate 5 at Tustin Ranch Road. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Entries or show information: (877) 211-6146;


Fullerton. Muckenthaler Motor Car Show and Vintage Race Car Tour, sixth annual program, presents more than 250 cars. Car show: Muckenthaler Center, 1201 W. Malvern Ave., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Race car tour: starts at Fullerton Museum Plaza, 109 E. Wilshire Blvd., 11 a.m. (877) 244-1900.

Garden Grove. Thing Show and Swap 2000, largest gathering in U.S. devoted to VW Thing. German Motor Works, 9062 Garden Grove Blvd. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. (714) 534-1841.

Monrovia. Classic Car Show, open to classics '75 and older, presents 90 entries. Lime Avenue, south side of Library Park, near Myrtle Avenue. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (626) 359-7426.

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