How much fun can you have with friends sharing their classic cars on some of the best roads California has to offer? If you want to find out, come join us for the 5th annual running of the Targa California.
NASA presents a three day non competitive low pressure event that takes you on a true adventure in motoring. There are no set start or finish times, timed sections, or competition. You drive at your own pace, following posted limits.
Open to 1975 and older models ONLY *, the Targa California starts in Glendale, Southern California April 11, 2013, then after winding our way over nearly 1000 miles of great sports car roads in three days, we end with a Farewell Lunch. We promise no mud stages this year!
The schedule is as follows (subject to change with notice to registered entrants)
Wednesday April 10
Early event check in Days Inn, Glendale (information below)
5 pm till 7:30 pm. 8:30 pm till 10 pm- room to be announced at the hotel. Come early so we can have short lines on Thursday for the late comers
Thursday April 11
Check in for event at Days Inn; 6:30 am till 7:30 am (room to be announced at hotel).
Thursday lunch-on your own- but we are working on a special event
Thursday afternoon- late arrival registration at Adelaide Inn, Paso Robles (approx 4:30 pm till 6 pm- room to be announced at hotel)
Thursday evening- Welcome Dinner Estrella Warbird Museum in Paso Robles (included in entry for two people)
Friday April 12
7:30- 8:00 am final registration at Adelaide Inn Paso Robles
8:00 a.m. Driver meeting at HQ hotel- Adelaide Inn Paso Robles. Cars out at 8:30 a.m.
Friday lunch – Canepa in Scotts Valley. (included in entry for two)
Friday evening – Monterey (open night- Monterey Hotels listed below)
Saturday April 13
Embassy Suites parking lot. East end near Chilis Restaurant. Driver meeting 8 a.m.
Early morning drive 8:30 a.m. till noon. Planned lunch at Fort Hunter Liggett (to be confirmed, but lunch is included with entry)
Cost is $310 per car and includes the following:
Route book, Targa Sticker and Rally plaques, goodie bag, ONE jacket. Welcome dinner, Museum tickets, Friday lunch, and Saturday farewell lunch included for BOTH car occupants.
If you have friends coming to join us, you will be able to buy extra meal tickets. $20 per person in advance for any of the three meals… Again, remember that two of every planned meal is included in your entry so this is only if you have more than one passenger or some pals who want to join for a meal but are not entered into the event!
Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org for EXTRA meal tickets.
Please pre order now as we only produce what is ordered. Order your included jacket using the $0 Entrant Complimentary Jacket option on the NASA registration form.
Embroidered event hat $15 each
T shirts $15 each specify size S – XXXL
Sweatshirts $20 each specify size S-XXXL
Extra Rally plaque (self adhesive sticker) $15 each
Extra small sticker (self adhesive miniature of the rally plaque) $5 each
Extra Jackets with embroidered Targa Emblem – $65 each specify size S – XXXL
* 1975 and older makes. This event is open to all types of cars and if your vehicle is a “continuation” model of a car produced in 1975, then you are eligible. Examples include Caterham 7′s, Porsche 911 to 1989, Datsun Z. We always consider something special, so if you think your car will qualify, send us a picture.
Terms and conditions: One person per car must be a NASA member. Membership fees are posted as part of the form.
Each entry must have a valid driver license,current registration, and proof of insurance. To enter Fort Hunter Liggett (US Army) property, we need to have id information (driver license/ dob/ proof of registration, and insurance) in advance of the event. You will also need to show this again at the entry to the Fort. Not sure who your co-driver will be? Give us all the possibilities in advance. Once your registration is received, we will forward you a form to fill out and return asap.
As this event fills up quickly, we implore you to get your entry in soon. We will cut off at 125 cars period.
ENTRY DEADLINE MARCH 25, OR PRIOR TO THAT IF EVENT IS FILLED
Before March 1, 2013 – Event entry in full less $15 NASA admin fee. NASA membership has no refund and is good for 12 months from joining.
AFTER March 1 – March 25, 2013 – 50% of event entry and less $15 NASA admin fee.
AFTER March 25 – Sorry, no refund
April 10, 2013 Wednesday, Glendale
HQ hotel for the event. We will be checking in entrants to the event here, starting at 5 pm.
Drivers meeting Thursday 7:30 am in Days Inn parking lot (April 11)
Days Inn Glendale Los Angeles
450 West Pioneer Drive, I-134 & Pacific Ave., Glendale, CA 91203
April 11, 2013 Thursday
Entrant check in at 6:30 am Days Inn
Event starts from Days Inn Parking lot
Driver meeting 7:30 am
April 11 Thursday evening, Paso Robles (ONE night stay)
Main HQ hotel is Adelaide Inn
1215 Ysabel St, Paso Robles 93446
Other hotel is the Black Oak Motor Lodge located across the street from the Adelaide
1135 24th Street Paso Robles, CA 93446
April 12, Friday evening , Monterey (One night stay)
The Saturday morning driver meeting will be in the east end (near Chili’s restaurant) of the Embassy Suites parking lot at 8 a.m.
Four hotels to choose from. All are very close to the Embassy Suites. Listed from least expensive to most below:
2401 Del Monte Avenue, Monterey, CA 93940
Holiday Inn Express
1400 Del Monte Boulevard, Seaside, CA 93955
Embassy Suites Hotel
1441 Canyon Del Rey Boulevard Seaside, CA 93955
Monterey Beach Resort Hotel
2600 Sand Dunes Dr, Monterey, California 93940
covered parking available.
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