Thank you for your interest in the Pebble Beach Classic Car Forum presented by AIG and BridgePoint. Here, you can register for one—or several!—of the phenomenal sessions planned for the speaker series this year. We will host many sessions daily from August 15 through 17 at The Inn at Spanish Bay.

Advance reservations are required. Most sessions are free, although a few featured sessions have a fee.

Thursday August 15

2:00 PM | Spike’s Car Radio records live with special guest car collector Adam Corolla

Speakers: Spike Feresten (Moderator) & Adam Corolla



3:30 PM | Cover Story: How the hot rod magazines spread the sport across the country

Speakers: Ken Gross (Moderator), Bruce Meyer, Jim Miller


Friday August 16

9:00 AM | Driving Trends in the Collector Car Industry

Speakers: Craig Jackson (Moderator)



11:00Feature Presentation: Spike Feresten teams up with Porsche to host a conversation with Hurley Haywood & Patrick Dempsey about their movie, Hurley, and Porsche racing

Speakers: Spike Feresten (moderator), Hurley Haywood, and Patrick Dempsey 



1:00 | A Bright Future for the Past-A Conversation with Tomorrow's Restorers 

Speakers: Donald Osborne (moderator), Paul Russell, Dave Kinney & McPherson automotive design students



3:00 | 30+ Years of Japanese Luxury Cars

Speakers: Ed Loh (moderator), Alfonso Albaisa, Dave Christ, Jon Ikeda, Angus Mackenzie, Tom Matano


5:30 | Pebble Beach Concours SketchBattle 

Sketchbattle Pro is a live automotive sketching competition staged in front of an audience.  Sometimes referred to as The Fight Club of Design, Sketchbattle uses boxing/MMA competitive and dramatic techniques to pit the world’s best designers against each other in head-to-head competition for high stakes prizes and the coveted title of Sketchmaster. Sketchbattle Pro is the highest level of the Middlecott Sketchbattle Championships, which also includes Sketchbattle Team events for art and design schools and Sketchbattle Jr., an education initiative to develop design skills among teenagers.


Saturday August 17

10:30 | Feature Presentation: “Assess & Caress with Donald Osborne & Jay Leno”: Replica, Re-creation or Revival- When Should What’s Gone Stay Gone?

Speakers: Donald Osborne (Moderator) & Jay Leno


12:00 | Revs Institute Presents: Protecting the Family Legacy and Preserving Automotive Enthusiasm During the Coming Revolution

Speakers: Paul Ingrassia (moderator), Miles Collier and John Elkann


3:00 |  Coachbuilders of Our Future

Speakers: Wayne Carini (moderator), David and Micheal Moal, Andy Leach and Chip Foose