Checkin’ Out The Petersen

After the Petersen Breakfast Cruise-In ended on Sunday I rolled into the museum to check out what was new and it did not disappoint. There is the new Art of Bugatti exhibit as well as some new cars in the Preci...

Petersen Breakfast Cruise-In

On Sunday I made my way out to the Petersen Automotive Museum to check out their monthly cruise-in. The 3 floor of the parking structure was filled with all kinds of fantastic automobiles that rolled in for the...

Last Few Pics From The New Petersen

The amazing new Petersen is worth a visit and if you are in LA during the holidays. With the fantastic new look on the outside and some of the best cars in the world gracing the floors on the inside it is a fun...

Beautiful Curves at the Petersen

The all new Petersen Automotive Museum opened up this week and you have seen an small taste of what it has to offer, but today we bring you some of the curvy automobiles behind the ribbons of stainless steel. ...

The All New Petersen

After 14 months and a nearly $100 Million renovation the Petersen opens today with a complete and amazing transformation. Nearly a million square feet of automotive goodness are spread among 3 floors and you ha...

Muscle Rolled Into the Petersen

The Petersen may be closed for a major remodel, but they are still puttin' on shows. This weekend they had a Muscle Car Cruise-In that took over the 3rd level of their parking structure. It wasn't muscle...

Town Cars at The Petersen

"Arriving in Style" is the catch phrase for the Town Cars exhibit at the Petersen Automotive Museum. If you've ever had the pleasure of arriving - anywhere - in one these fine automobiles, doing so in style was...

In Like Fin: The Ford X-51

Today, we dig into our archives.  Did we mention we have archives?  Yup - files full of automotive goodness just waiting to meet you. Let us introduce you to the the Ford X-51, which was featured most rece...

Car Show Surprise: Meet the Morgans

A funny thing happened on the way to the Carroll Shelby Birthday Cruise-In... ... the second floor of the Petersen was filled with an impromptu car show of its own - a group of Morgans was clustered alon...

Carroll Shelby Birthday Cruise-In

This Saturday, the Petersen celebrated the life of automotive legend Carroll Shelby in style with a cruise-in under the sun... ... and the turnout was incredible.  The entire top deck of the Petersen's p...

All Boat, No Float: The 1957 Fiat Eden Roc

Once in a while, we come across a transportation cross-over.  We've delved into a boat styled after a car (the Lone Star) and we've also taken a peek at the Amphicar, the car that can also perform as a boat.  H...

License Plates: Unlocking the Code

While at the Petersen for their most recent Breakfast Cruise-In, we stopped in to see their new art wall exhibit that traces the history of license plates.  It's no secret that hot rodders and classic car enthu...

Star Cars at the Petersen

Each month, the Petersen Automotive Museum hosts a Breakfast Club Cruise-In, and this month it was Star Cars. Star Car Central  is a club dedicated to the movie cars we all know and love, and on Sunday morning,...

Street Spot: Woody Wagon

A regular feature here on The Daily Driver Project is the “Street Spot.” We love seeing vintage cars as daily drivers, out on the streets where they belong. When we see a vintage car worth sharing, we’ll post i...