Upcoming Events

January 27th – Saturday – Carroll Shelby Birthday Cruise-In... Click for details

At 0545 rendezvous at the Chevron Station, 850 Palomar Airport Road, Carlsbad, CA 92008 (by the windmill east of I-5) with departure no earlier than 0600. First stop: Hillbank Motors Corp, 6 Autry, Irvine, 92618 for coffee & donuts & to meet up with other Shelby enthusiasts. Then caravan to the Peterson Museum, 6060 Wilshire Blvd, LA, 90036 arriving no later than 0930 with preferential parking & benefits for registered cars. Registration is FREE but you must register here for the website.; they will only ask your first name, email address and car you drive. After the event and a gas stop (it will only be 100 miles from the rendezvous to the Museum) there will be a late lunch stop at A’s Ace Burger 28698 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675. GUESTS with an interest in Carroll Shelby that drive a performance Ford are WELCOME to join us. Dress for the weather, BYO chair. Please RSVP with event coordinator Ron Lawrence by email or 858-229-0161. Sponsored by Hillbank Motors/Superformance

February 15th – Thursday – General Members Meeting... Click for details

6pm. Location TBA. Members and Guests Welcome. Until details are available for posting, contact Event Coordinator, President Craig Van Wanseele email Craig or call or text to 619-279-3515.

February TBA – – Monthly Club Event TBA... Click for details

Members and Guests are welcome. Until details are available for posting, contact Event Coordinator: Vice President Ron Lawrence email Ron or call or text to (858) 229-0161.

March 15th – Thursday – General Members Meeting... Click for details

6pm. Location TBA. Members and Guests Welcome. Until details are available for posting, contact Event Coordinator, President Craig Van Wanseele email Craig or call or text to 619-279-3515.

March TBA – – Monthly Club Event TBA... Click for details

Members and Guests are welcome. Until details are available for posting, contact Event Coordinator: Vice President Ron Lawrence email Ron or call or text to (858) 229-0161.

April 12th – Thursday – Board of Directors Meeting... Click for details

Typically held mid day for lunch. Location TBA. Attendance at this meeting is restricted to dues paid members only. Contact President Craig Van Wanseele with requested agenda items. Event leader: President Craig Van Wanseele: email Craig or call or text to 619-279-3515.

April 21st – Saturday – 6th Annual Pines to Palms Cruise with lunch ... Click for details

At 08:00 rendezvous with a full tank of gas at North County Fair Westfield Mall, 272 East Via Rancho Parkway, Escondido, CA, 92025, between J.C.Penny’s and Black Angus. Gas is available on the east side of I-15 (exit #27). Departure at 08:30. Outbound Route: CA-78, C-79, CA-371, CA-74, CA-111 with comfort stops in Santa Ysabel and Anza. No gas stops planned for this 115 mile cruise until after lunch. We have a lunch reservation @ Cactus Jack’s at 74-450 Hwy 111 @ 11:30am, followed by a gas stop and return trip rendezvous at the Chevron Station next door. Return route will be to retrace our route to Aguanga but turn right onto CA-79 into Temecula (ETA: ~3:15pm) for a comfort stop at a new and more convenient location. This is the rendezvous for the ‘twisties’ route back to Escondido. Please RSVP with # of eaters to Steve Ulmer email Steve or (858) 279-5545. GUESTS with Ford performance cars are welcome.

April 19th – Thursday – General Members Meeting... Click for details

6pm. Location TBA. Members and Guests Welcome. Until details are available for posting, contact Event Coordinator, President Craig Van Wanseele email Craig or call or text to 619-279-3515.

May 17th – Thursday – General Members Meeting... Click for details

6pm. Location TBA. Members and Guests Welcome. Until details are available for posting, contact Event Coordinator, President Craig Van Wanseele email Craig or call or text to 619-279-3515.

May 19th – Saturday – Idyllwild Cruise with lunch... Click for details

At 8:00am with a full tank of gas rendezvous at the Westfield Mall at North County Fair at 272 East Via Rancho Parkway, Escondido, CA 92025, between the Black Angus restaurant and JC Penny’s. Gas is available just across the street. The only scheduled gas stop will be after lunch, 112 miles from the morning departure location. This event is open to club members and GUESTS with performance Ford cars. With a departure at 8:15am followed by a comfort stop at the famous Dudley’s Bakery in Santa Ysabel a no host lunch will be held on the patio at the Lumber Mill Bar and Grill in the center of town (lumbermillidyllwild.com) at 25985 CA-243, Idyllwild, CA 92549. With plenty of parking in back, they have offered to cordon off special/display street-front parking for up to 8 of our vehicles. Chevron gas is available close to the restaurant at 25015 CA-243. The return will take us back through Anza toward Temecula, turning south on Pechanga Parkway – paralleling I-15 - through the ‘twisties”. The return leg after lunch is about 85 miles; ETA northern Escondido: 2:45pm. Please RSVP with # of eaters to Steve Ulmer email Steve or (858) 279-5545.

June 2nd – Thursday – North County/Temecula Wine Cruise ... Click for details

Details TBA. Typically the first Saturday in June. Until details become available for posting, contact Event Coordinator: Curt Sorweid email Curt or (951) 216-4121.

June 21st – Thursday – General Members Meeting... Click for details

6pm. Location TBA. Members and Guests Welcome. Until details are available for posting, contact Event Coordinator, President Craig Van Wanseele email Craig or call or text to 619-279-3515.

June 24th – Sunday – SoCalSAAC 3rd Annual Car Show ... Click for details

SOCAL SAAC 3rd Annual Shelby/Ford Car Show will be held at Deer Park Winery & Automobile Museum, 29013 Champagne Blvd Escondido, CA 92026, on Sunday June 24th. The show is open to all Shelby Cars and Trucks, Shelby-influenced Cars and Trucks, as well as all Ford-powered vehicles. Parking is on the grass. The show will run from 10am to 2pm. All voting will be People’s Choice. $30 pre-registration can be done on-line by clicking “Registration Form” or click “Flier” for a mail in registration form. Free show admission to spectators. Direct inquiries to President Craig Van Wanseele email Craig or call or text to 619-279-3515.

July 12th – Thursday – Board of Directors Meeting ... Click for details

Typically held mid day for lunch. Location TBA. Attendance at this meeting is restricted to dues paid members only. Contact President Craig Van Wanseele with requested agenda items email Craig or call or text to 619-279-3515.

July 21st – Saturday – Motor Transportation Musuem Tour ... Click for details

With a full tank of gas, rendezvous at 0845 in the Costco/Ikea parking lot in Mission Valley, 2345 Fenton Parkway 92108, with a departure time of 0900. We will proceed approximately 54 miles to the Motor Transportation Museum at 31949 CA-94 in Campo, 91906. After a docent lead tour and self guided tour of the museum and grounds we will proceed approximately 12 miles to Golden Acorn Casino for lunch. After lunch, those that want to head home can depart, and those that want to continue the cruise can head over Sunrise Highway through Julian and Santa Ysabel and home from there. Please RSVP with event coordinator Glenn Rogers by email or 619-990-6628 for the restaurant reservation count.