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May 24, 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.


Los Angeles. "Arte y Estilo: The Lowriding Tradition" 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) 930-2277. Ends Sunday.

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

Coming Events


Palm Springs. Lexus Grand Prix and Festival of the Performing Arts, in association with Vintage Automobile Racing Assn.'s 2000 tour, presents racing by more than 300 cars. Desert Resorts Regional Airport, Thermal. Also Saturday and Sunday. (877) 903-7223.

Visalia. Visalia Motorsports Festival presents re-creation of 1913 Pan-Pacific Road Race (leaving Los Angeles today), collector car auction, automobile concours d'elegance, motorcycle rally, vintage motorcycles concours. Mooney Grove Park, Mooney Boulevard, east of California 99. Also Saturday and Sunday. (800) 524-0303 or (559) 651-5025;


Anaheim. Edison Field High-Performance Marketplace, Hot Rod Super Show and Memorial Weekend Festival. Edison International Field, 57 Freeway at Orangewood Avenue exit. 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., rain or shine. (949) 251-1183. Also Sunday.

Mission Hills. Mother Road II, 14-hour Monte Carlo-style navigational road rally to Laughlin, Nev. All vehicles welcome; preregistration required. From Into the Night Rallye Team. Starts at Bank of America, Devonshire Street and Sepulveda Boulevard. 10 a.m. (310) 556-8305.


Fallbrook. Fallbrook Vintage Car Show and Swap Meet, 35th annual event, open to all cars and motorcycles through 1974. Presented by Antique Automobile Club of America, Fallbrook Vintage Car Chapter. Fallbrook High School, 2234 S. Stage Coach Lane. 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Show, (760) 728-4042; swap, (760) 728-1616.

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