There is nothing more American than the automobile.
Are you the proud owner of a piece of automotive history? Do you still have the car your parents went on their first date in? Did a relative or friend leave you a car that you think might be something special? Or do you have a truck, motorcycle, or bit of car memorabilia that might be interesting? Applicants and their vehicles will be brought to Southern California to appear on the show.
* Please read this application in its entirety before completing. There are questions at the END asking you to provide photos and a short video if possible. You will not be able to add these later so please be ready to provide when you complete the application.
First Name *
Last Name *
Date of Birth *
Where did you hear about this opportunity?
What’s your history with cars?
Please describe any involvement you have in local car culture (i.e. car shows, car clubs, friends with a custom car mechanic, wrenching buddies, etc.)
Year (of car) *
Make (of car) *
Model (of car) *
Tell us the story of this car. Please include when you acquired it, how you acquired it, and why you would like to get it appraised at this point. (Don’t shy away from the details – we want to understand the history of this car – where it has been, who has owned it, what role it has played in your life, etc.)
What’s your favorite moment with your car – a trip, a show, an event, a first for you?
Have you wrenched on the car or had someone else complete work on it? Please explain what work has been done and when.
How much did you pay for the car?
What is an estimated price range you think this car would be appraised for?
What does your family / closest friends think of this car?
What are three words that your best friend would use to describe you?
Please upload 5 or more pictures of the car (show us interior and exterior).
Please upload 2 recent pictures of yourself where we can see you clearly and up close.
Please send us a “home video” of yourself of no longer than 3 minutes; be sure you are “on camera” the whole time so we can see you talking. (IF USING A PHONE OR TABLET TO RECORD - PLEASE HOLD HORIZONTALLY SO THE VIDEO IS IN LANDSCAPE MODE)
*****THIS IS VITAL***** PLEASE DO NOT CLEAN YOUR CAR IN ANY WAY – WE WANT TO SEE IT AS IT IS NOW, IN ITS NATURAL ENVIRONMENT, AND NOT GIVEN ANY SPECIAL TREATMENT.
RELEASE and ELIGIBILITY *
You have read, understand, and agree to be bound by all of the terms and conditions of this Release.
YOU UNDERSTAND THAT YOU ARE GIVING UP CERTAIN LEGAL RIGHTS UNDER THIS APPLICATION, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, YOUR RIGHT TO FILE A LAWSUIT IN COURT WITH RESPECT TO ANY CLAIM ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH THIS APPLICATION.