“The Cars That Made America” is a fascinating and informative three-part TV miniseries about the rise of the automobile industry in America
After an absence of eight years, the globe-spanning Red Bull Air Race series returned to picturesque San Diego in 2017.
Classic car shows often trigger memories from our lives – memories that are associated with cars. In mid-August the 26th Annual National City Automobile Heritage Day Festival and Car Show exhibited a wide-ranging assortment of over 200 cars and trucks, making it likely that people would see some...
The Fleet Science Center in Balboa Park hosted a free outdoor viewing event for the “Great American Eclipse.”
The ’60s retro, idealized pop version of Polynesian tiki culture is largely an American phenomenon.
Pioneer’s rich history and well-deserved reputation as a worldwide leader in both audio and video entertainment technology for consumer electronics began in the 1930s
This is a milestone “AutoMatters & More” column. Despite the odds, this is my 500th column since my so-called retirement began, instigated by the catastrophic .com collapse of 2000-2002.
San Diego Comic-Con 2017 offered way more to see and do than could be accomplished thanks to multiple overlapping events, venues spread throughout the downtown area and hours-long lines for the most eagerly anticipated panels, experiences and shopping for limited edition collectibles. Comic-Con...
From Wednesday, July 19th (Preview Night) through Sunday, July 23rd, Comic-Con takes over downtown San Diego. It is one of the premiere pop culture events in the world.
Dating back to 1964, SeaWorld San Diego is one of Southern California’s premiere theme parks, but it is much more than that.
Thrilling, action-packed motorsports are an annual tradition at the San Diego County Fair.
Imagine mounting a small camera on the dashboard of a race car, competing in an exciting race and then having the ability to relive that experience or share it with others in virtual reality, with simultaneous views all around – ahead, beside the car and even looking back at yourself while driving...
Surprise! The State of California’s Department of Motor Vehicles is using computer technology to make registration renewal transactions quick and easy for the public.
There has been a fundamental change in Formula 1 auto racing. After decades at its helm, former F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone
MONSTER Superstar RaveBox MONSTER – world-renowned for its dedication to the music industry – has set a new standard for portable music machines with this, the most fun thing I’ve been asked to review in a very, very long time. From entertaining at a large party to providing music at home for...
Free to the public – thanks to the generous support of sponsors – and on a beautiful, sunny day in Southern California
Back in the heyday of the pirates, shipboard treasures included gold, silver, precious stones and pieces of eight.
BMW has long been known for its iconic slogan “The Ultimate Driving Machine.”
There was a time, not so long ago, when making plans for vacation travel involved meeting face-to-face with a travel agent,
“Fabulous Fords Forever” Now in its 32nd year, “Fabulous Fords Forever” is one of the largest car shows in America. It proudly celebrates all things Ford at Knott’s Berry Farm. Presented by more than 200 volunteers from 46 member clubs of the Ford Car Club Council, with support from the Ford Motor...
The Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach attracts close to a quarter of a million people to this popular beach community
Stadium SUPER Trucks (www.stadiumsupertrucks.com) combine the competition of racing with auto thrill shows
Naval Air Facility El Centro – winter home of the Blue Angels
The Goodguys Del Mar Nationals, located next to the Pacific Ocean and under beautiful, blue skies, is always a great place to be to see cool rods and customs. This year there were over 2,700 of them, as well as plenty of opportunities to shop, look at exhibits, eat and enjoy some motorsports action....