Quickly becoming the largest online automotive event of this year, the Petersen Museum’s: Petersen Car Week showcases the enthusiasm and passion of what Monterey Car Week 2020 would have been by taking a virtual approach. Premiering on the museum’s YouTube channel, the five-day virtual experience includes live vehicle debuts, online auctions, exclusive interviews, car shows and Concours judged by celebrities and industry leaders including ClassicCars.com Marketing Manager Rebecca Nguyen.
“It’s an honor to be a part of the Petersen Car Week, especially during this time when our automotive community needs to come together,” said Nguyen. “We have been a proud partner of the Petersen Museum for several years and have a fond appreciation of their mission to inspire automotive enthusiasts of the future. This goes hand-in-hand with our mission to drive the next generation of car collectors with the Future Collector Car Show.”
The Petersen Car Week judging panel features an array of influential automotive experts including columnist and YouTuber Doug Demuro, McKeel Hagerty CEO at Hagerty Group, Craig Jackson CEO of Barrett-Jackson, Bruce Meyer founding chairman of the Petersen Museum and more.
Former Marketing Director at Voodoo13 and Ksport USA, Rebecca Nguyen found her passion for automobiles through motorsports photography in 2012. Nguyen has provided media coverage for various motorsports series such as Formula Drift, Global RallyCross, Global Time Attack and NASCAR, as well as various automotive events including SEMA, Gridlife, Pebble Beach Concours and more. With content creation came content distribution which Nguyen established an expertise in distribution through social media that eventually translated to a full career in digital marketing.
Over the years her passion for the automotive industry has grown into the driving force behind the annual Future Collector Car Show (FCCS) which in its fifth year reached over 12,000 attendees last January. The Future Collector Car Show has recently joined the Petersen Car Week featuring vehicles and their owners that emulate the future of the collector car industry. Entry for submission is open on petersen.org/fccs until July 24th with a one-hour premier of 20 select vehicles on the Petersen Museum’s YouTube channel on August 13th.
Nguyen is also a contributor to the ClassicCars.com Journal providing a fresh look at the automotive industry and future collector cars of the 80s, 90s, and early 2000s with a keen eye for performance modifications and custom fabrication. Her passion for all makes, models, and years are visible in the culture of the Future Collector Car Show that Rebecca Nguyen coordinates on behalf of ClassicCars.com each year.
For more information visit www.petersen.org/petersen-car-week