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SHELBY Red Carpet Premiere in Hollywood

Hollywood Premiere of Shelby American film!” Wednesday January 8, 2020
Join Peter Brock and other Shelby American employees Wednesday night for the theatrical premiere of the documentary “Shelby American: The Carroll Shelby Story”.
You may have seen this film already on Netflix but imagine seeing it on a big screen with some of the people that made Shelby American what it was. The film follows Shelby’s life using his own testimony and that of the people who worked for and around him both on and off the track, including Peter Brock, who worked for Carroll from 1961 through 1965 (to read more about that period, check out the history section of our BRE website here).
Where: Montalban Theater Hollywood, located at 1615 Vine Street in Hollywood, CA 90028. This is a unique Hollywood theater which is worth a visit just on its own.
When: Wednesday, January 8, 2020.
Schedule:
• 6:30 PM Red carpet meet-and-greet
• 7:30 Screening begins!
• 9:45-10:30 VIP afterparty
Go here to purchase tickets to this red-carpet premiere!

Monterey Car Week

August 13-18, 2019

Nothing could top the massive activities last year at Monterey when Nissan was the featured marque at Laguna Seca.  It’s an event we will always remember thanks to Nissan and the amazing Datsun and Nissan fans! This year we won’t have a booth or presence at Laguna. Our primary focus during Monterey Week this year will be the American unveiling of the DeTomaso P72.  An homage to the Shelby – DeTomaso P70 Brock designed in Italy in 1964, the P72 is a stunner. The Brocks’ current schedule:

  • Wed 8/14:  McCalls Motorworks Revival at the Monterey Jet Center
  • Thur 8/15: Private DeTomaso P72 activity
  • Fri 8/16:
  • Sat 8/17:
    • The morning begins with both Brocks being judges for the Concours d’ Lemons California, celebrating the Oddball, Mundane and Truly Awful of the Automotive World! at the Seaside City Hall (across from the Embassy Suites)
    • Once done judging the Brocks will head to the Concorso Italiano where the DeTomaso P72 will be on display
  • Sun 8/18:  The DeTomaso P72 will be displayed on the Concept Lawn at the Pebble Beach Concours.

POCA Fun Rally

Date: June 8, 2019

Location: Circus Circus 500 N Sierra St, Reno, NV 89501

Brock will be with POCA once again but at this year's Fun Rally! Plan to see him in the morning during the public car show and then in the evening as the guest speaker for the banquet dinner that is traditionally held. If you're a Pantera owner, this is one event you won't want to miss. It's outlined to be the highest in attendance ever, with some outstanding events to fill the weekend.

Kastner Cup 2019

Kastner Cup

Date: May 4-5, 2019

Peter Brock and Kas Kastner reunite along with their stunning Triumph TR-250K!  Join this famous trio as the Kastner Cup returns to the West Coast for a fun-filled weekend at Buttonwillow Raceway.  This weekend is VARA's 24th annual British Extravaganza featuring British Marque feature races and a British car show. All Triumph car clubs are welcome to attend!