14 Oct An Ode to The Proud Bird

 — story by Dave Kunz, photo via Traveling along the 105 on the way in to LAX recently, I turned and noticed a depressing sight. Construction equipment appeared to be demolishing the Proud Bird restaurant. “Well, there goes that place,” I thought, as I turned...

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12 Oct Remembering Holly Reich and Alain Gayot

The Motor Press Guild is sad to announce the passing of two members of the automotive journalism community: Holly Reich and Alain Gayot. We asked a few of our friends to share their remembrances. Brandy Schaffels on Holly Reich: “The women in the automotive industry have formed...

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06 Oct Brock Yates: 1933-2016

— story by Doug Stokes Brock Yates,“The Assassin” as he was nicknamed at one time (although I’ve often wondered if he didn’t really start that himself, just to get under the establishment’s skin a few millimeters deeper), has left the building. Most thought of him as brash,...

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26 Sep Acura NSX Rides at MPG Track Days

Acura will offer a limited number of hot laps on the Big Willow track in the highly anticipated NSX on Wednesday, October 5. Created to bring a new experience to the supercar segment, the next-generation Acura NSX challenges conventional beliefs about supercars—much as the first generation...

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23 Sep Track Days 2016: Schedule

Day One – Tuesday, October 4* 1:00 – 5:00pm – MEDIA ARRIVALS, REGISTRATION, AND DRIVING •  Non-licensed drivers assigned time slots for instruction/qualification •  Street drives open to all •  Media laps with instructors for qualification are on the hour, beginning at 1:00pm 5:00pm – Street Driving ends / Track...

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