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April 25, 2001

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. "Fantasy and Fins: The Artist and the Automobile," exhibit highlighting works of Nicola Wood, explores the role of the artist in relation to the automobile. Ends May 28. Petersen Automotive Museum, 6060 Wilshire Blvd. (at Fairfax Avenue). (323) 930-2277; Also: "The Art of Flame," images by automobile photographer Scott Williamson.

Coming Events


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.


Los Angeles. Southern California Bicycle Expo, fifth annual, celebrates sport and lifestyle of bicycling with latest models and accessories. Los Angeles Convention Center, South Hall, 1201 S. Figueroa St. Noon to 7 p.m. Also Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (818) 407-6986;


Buena Park. Fun Under the Sun Car Show, 22nd annual event presented by Assn. for Handcrafted Automobiles. Some 200 entries expected, including exotic, modified, replica and one-of-a-kind cars. Knott's Berry Farm, 8039 Beach Blvd., parking lot north of Independence Hall, across from park.9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Also Sunday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (949) 457-9461.

Fullerton. Hilltop Show 'n' Shine, presented by Fullerton Elks Lodge and hosted by Cruise Night Productions, open to classic stocks, hot rods, street rods, sports cars and special-interest vehicles. Elks Lodge, 1451 N. Brea Blvd. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (714) 351-7919;

Seal Beach. Seal Beach Car Show 2001, open to pre-1975 cars and motorcycles. Sponsored by Seal Beach Chamber of Commerce and Business Assn. Main Street. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (562) 799-0179.


Costa Mesa. Bell & Strauss Hot Rod, Custom Car & Race Car Show, inaugural charity event. Along Red Hill and McCormick avenues. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (714) 549-9006.

Orange. Z-Car West Coast Nationals Exhibition, sponsored by Motorsport Auto, presents hundreds of classic Datsuns and Nissans, hourly technical seminars, manufacturers' displays. West Collins Avenue between Main and Batavia streets. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (714) 639-2620;

Perris. Rods & Rails Car Show, open to antiques, classics, modifieds, British cars and others. Presented by Perris Valley Chamber of Commerce, city of Perris and Rods & Rails Promotions. 4th and D streets, downtown. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (909) 657-1370.

Thousand Oaks. Regents Car Show presents street rods, antiques, classics, and sports cars. La Reina High School, 106 W. Janss Road (between Lynn and Moorpark roads). 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. (805) 495-6494 or (818) 586-1546.

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