Category Archives: Events

Review of Classic Car Events

The Gold Digger – This ’55 Chevy Gasser Will Race Again

By D. Brian Smith Photography: Harry Meister & Ryan Brown The Gold Digger's journey began back in 2001 when a Mr. Ryan Brown had just crashed his 1967 Chevy Malibu. A young man, he was contemplating the meaning of life and wondering how he might rebuild his dream car on a budget while also going…
Read more

Beach Gypsy Classics Rents Classic Cars – 1966 Mustang Drop Top & GT350 Shelby Tribute Among Them

By D. Brian Smith Being immersed in the classic car hobby can lead to many great lifetime adventures and pursuits. Beach Gypsy Classics (BGC) is a growing business venture based in Orange County, California. Huntington Beach firefighter, paramedic, resident, and longstanding Classic Industries customer Chuck Stubbing, with his wife Kelly, started BGC after renovating a Wimbledon White 1966 Mustang…
Read more

Concorso Italiano 2023 – Interesting

By D. Brian Smith Photography: D. Brian Smith The 2023 Concorso Italiano was a most interesting event to cover for the team at Monterey Car Week. Since the early 2000's I've covered this fun show for various magazines and websites. In my early days as Feature Editor of Custom Classic Trucks magazine and then as…
Read more