Once back in traffic-clogged Southern California, we made a run to the NHRA Motorsports Museum, home to a collection of both loaned and owned vehicles and automobilia. Historically significant drag race machines share floor space with hot rods, "Indy" racers, and stock cars. It's located in the Pomona Fairplex, a mammoth facility that includes the drag strip and is home to the NHRA Winternationals and the season-opening event of the Super Chevy Show series. Mixed emotions await the end of every adventure. It was bittersweet to turn over the keys and walk away, but knowing how pleased Clark would be that his beloved El Camino will be preserved in the capable care of the NHRA made it all worthwhile. Thanks again to Marcia Rader, Roger Gustin, John Fornataro, Brian Brown, Wendell Stalling, and Steve Gibbs, director of the NHRA Museum, for aking it possible to fulfill Clark's wishes. Twelve years and counting, the Scottsdale, AZ, Pavillion McDonald'scruise-in is said to be one of America's longest-running weekly cruises. Twelve years and counting, the Scottsdale, AZ, Pavillion McDonald'scruise-in is said to be Some people have lived in California all their lives and never parked a car in the surf, intentionally that is. Pismo Beach is one of the few places on the West Coast where this is possible. Thephotographer risks getting very wet, however. Some people have lived in California all their lives and never parked a car in the surf, i A new home for an old warrior; Clark Rader's beloved El Camino is in good hands at the NHRA Museum in Pomona, where it enjoys a place of honor. A new home for an old warrior; Clark Rader's beloved El Camino is in good hands at the NHR « | 1 | 2 | View Full Article By Mike Fornataro Enjoyed this Post? Subscribe to our RSS Feed, or use your favorite social media to recommend us to friends and colleagues!