Photo Galleries


2010 BBQ


2008 State Wide Meet - Bakersfield, CA ( over 400 !! pictures ... )

2008 BBQ ( 144 Pictures ! )


Pictures of a Cuban Imperial found in Guantanamo in November 2007

NEW : Statewide Meet

BBQ 2007


Statewide Meet 2006 .... report follows

BBQ 2006, wonderful 2006 kick off BBQ this last January hosted by President Marc Hampton at his home in Palm Springs California. There were 91 people & 38 cars, 13 of which were SCIOI Imperials. This was the 3rd annual BBQ with the Great Autos of Yesteryear joining the festivities. The camaraderie was great and the weather was wonderful. Food and smiles were plentiful.


On September 17, 2005, we had a picture perfect day in Laguna Niguel - not too hot or windy, just right! Marc cooked a great BBQ while the tires were being kicked and everyone was catching up on the latest news. Later, as we ate lunch, Linn passed out tickets for the name badge drawing and Dennis Lardner won the $10 as he was wearing his name badge. Those in attendance were: June Reinhardt, Linn Davis, Dick & Juanita Kretschmer, Nannette Clark, Marc Hampton, Bill Daniels, Rob Williams, Dave & Billie Doty, Martha & Denis Lardner, Jason & Christi Beinbrech with their two children, Bob Wagner, Bob Lasher, Joe Finkbiner, Steven Nye, Larry Maroney, Les Richardson, Steve Contreras, Brian Dawson, Jeff Burnam, John Lloyd, Larry Frank and Mark Johnson.

July 12 - 15, 2005, Walter P Chrysler National Meet in Burbank. Several of our members atttended this event.

State Wide Meet 2005, San Rafael, California ( April 21-23, 2005 ) hosted by the Imperial Owners Association of Northern California (IOANC).

February 2005, Borrego Springs "Spring Flower Tour"

January 2005 Palm Springs Kick Off BBQ at the home of Mark Hampton


Fall Imperial Tour of Death Valley October 2004

On September 18,2004, the Southern California Imperial Owners club met in Laguna Niguel for the Annual Picnic.

January 2004, kick off BBQ at Marks