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Event #1583: April 11-13, 2013 - Targa California

Targa California
Classic Sports Car Rally
April 11-13, 2013

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 Southern California April 11, 2013 (location TBA), 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
Evening early check in at Days Inn Glendale, 450 West Pioneer Drive, I-134 & Pacific Avenue, Glendale, CA 91203 begining at 5:00 p.m.
Thursday April 11
Check in and drivers meeting at Days Inn Glendale. Check in begins at 6:30 a.m. and drivers meeting is at 7:30 a.m. Expected leave time is 8:30 a.m.
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)
Thursday evening- Welcome Dinner Estrella Warbird Museum in Paso Robles (included in entry )
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)
Friday evening- Monterey (open night)
Saturday April 13
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. Please e-mail targacalifornia@gmail.com to let us know which extra meal you wish to purchase. Again, remember that two of every 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!

Extra goodies
Please pre order now as we only produce what is ordered. Order your included jacket using the $0 Entrant Complimentary Jacket option below.
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.

For more information on this event, hotels, and more; check out our site at www.targacalifornia.com.
So far the Adelaide Inn ( www.adelaideinn.com (805) 238 2770) and Black Oak Motor Lodge (www.bestwesternblackoak.com (805) 238 4740) are confirmed Targa California hotels for April 11, Thursday night only. AI is the main HQ. We will post the other hotels here as they are confirmed , as well as on the Targa California site (1/3/12 revised)

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.

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

Thank you,
Dave Bouzaglou
Chief Disorganizer
Targa California
Contact targacalifornia@gmail.com for more information.
**********HOTEL INFORMATION UPDATE 1/11/13*********

The following hotels are part of the same group, and extending event entrants a discount for our group. The Embassy Suites and Holiday Inn Express are next door to each other, while the La Quinta and Best Western Monterey Beach (literally on the beach) are a few blocks distance away. We could not obtain one hotel that would take all of the group.

Here is the list of hotels from least expensive to most for Friday night April 12:

La Qunita Hotel 2401 Del Monte Avenue, Monterey 93955 831 373 7100

Holiday Inn Express 1400 Del Monte Boulevard, Monterey 93955 831 394 5335

Embassy Suites 1441 Canyon Del Rey, Monterey, 93955 831 393 1115

Best Western Monterey Beach Resort , 2600 Sand Dunes Drive, Monterey 93940 831 394 3321 << covered parking garage available

Must mention Targa California for the group discount. Rooms are blocked till March 15th. After that they are released and first come first served

The reservations desks in each hotel will have this information Friday January 11, 2013

This information will be posted on both the NASA and Targa California sites for future reference

Wednesday nite hotel information for early arrivals coming soon

Over 37 entries already signed up as of 1/10/13 ! Don't miss out. If you are having problems registering at www.nasaproracing.com , please contact me

Dave Bouzaglou
Chief Disorganizer
**********HOTEL INFORMATION UPDATE 1/14/13*********

April 10, 2013 Wednesday , Glendale

HQ hotel for the event. We will be checking in entrants to the event here, starting at 5 p.m.

Drivers meeting Thursday 7:30 a.m. in Days Inn parking lot (April 11)

Days Inn Glendale Los Angeles
450 West Pioneer Drive, I-134 & Pacific Avenue, Glendale, CA 91203

818 956 0202

April 11, 2013 Thursday
Entrant check in at 6:30 a.m .Days Inn
Event starts from Days Inn parking lot
Driver meeting 7:30 a.m.


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