These collector-car temples are worth visiting if you’re on the West Coast

If you’re in the mood for shopping during your visit to Monterey Car Week and Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, then any of these leading West Coast dealerships are definitely worth a visit. Just don’t forget to pack your chequebook…

This week, the global automotive scene will make its annual pilgrimage to the Monterey Peninsula to admire the most beautiful and desirable cars in existence at various events across the region. Unsurprisingly, California also plays host to many of the world’s most important dealerships and restoration companies so if you’re on the West Coast you should pay the following showrooms a visit. Who knows, you might head home with next year’s ‘Best of Show’…

10 collector-car temples on the West Coast of America 

Canepa in Scotts Valley

Chequered Flag International in Marina del Rey

Euro-Classics in Carmel

Fantasy Junction in Emeryville nahe Oakland

Grand Prix Classics in La Jolla

Morris and Welford in Newport Beach

Porsche Fresno in Fresno

Scott Grundfor in Arroyo Grande

Symbolic International in San Diego