Thursday, October 07, 2010
“If you’ve never been at 200 mph, it’s a sensation beyond belief,” they say. The words of Dick Messer, the longtime Director of the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles, could hardly have better summarized the reasoning behind the museum’s sponsorship of an October 11, 2009 car show that focused on automobiles capable of 200 mph. Reaching out to local collectors and loyal members, the museum was able to assemble 23 such supercars for a fun and free event set against the backdrop of one of the area’s most popular open air luxury retail centers, the Americana on Brand Boulevard in Glendale, CA. Above, the AREX has it's top down and is ready to go.