Upcoming Exhibits & Events

Pickups & Station Wagons-2016

Exhibit Runs: October 1 - December 23, 2016

One Day Only Special Event Car Show
Pickups & Station Wagons Parking lot Car Show - Sunday, Oct 2, 2016 | 10am-3pm
Vintage Trailer Show 2016

The Murphy Auto Museum is celebrating Pickups & Station Wagons, some of the greatest contributions that Detroit gave the American motoring public. Pickup trucks and station wagons are uniquely American. No other country in the world has matched the their appeal and utility. The Italians gave the world sexy sports cars; the Japanese, fuel efficient economy cars and the Germans, high performance and luxurious highway cruisers. But only America produced pickups and station wagons better than anybody else.

Want to participate in the Pickups & Station Wagon Special Event Car Show on Oct. 2 for FREE?

Register your pre-1970s Pickup or Station Wagon here.

1st Annual Memorial Car Rally Honoring Jerry Magnuson

Special Event One Day Only
October 8, 2016
Vintage Trailer Show 2016

He was passionate about speed. For over 40 years Jerry’s company, Magnuson Products, created and built superchargers for a worldwide market, from tanks to motorcycles, street rods to luxury automobiles. Jerry was a true hot rodder through and through. The Murphy Auto Museum is honored to pay tribute to this remarkable man and to showcase his legacy and talents.

The rally will take its participants on a beautiful drive through Ventura County’s backcountry. Each car will have a driver and a navigator. A rally map will be given to the navigator at the start of the rally and a poker card will be given at each checkpoint. Lunch will be served at a stopping point along the rally route, and rally participants will end their day at a festive after rally party at The Murphy Auto Museum. Fun prizes for the best poker hands. The rally is open to the first 50 cars.

Sponsorship levels and more information are shown in this brochure.

Click here to download and print the rally registration form.

Have questions? Email the Museum's Director at info@murphyautomuseum.org

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