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Second Thursday Talk on Explore Nevada’s Unique Connection to the French Automobile, Panhard & Levassor

The National Automobile Museum has announced its next topic for the Second Thursday Talks will feature a discussion on Nevada’s connection to Panhard & Levassor.

This August will mark the museum’s continuation of this dynamic series which will be Thursday, August 9, 2018, 1:30 – 2:00 p.m., in the Museum’s Theatre. Enjoy a 30-minute talk, Q&A, refreshments and a unique piece of history.

Cost: Free to Museum members. Included with paid admission.

Otherwise, $5 per person to attend the talk.

Talk: Nevada’s Connection to Panhard & Levassor

Speaker: Presented by John A. Peterson, Museum Docent and President of Les Amis de Panhard & DB USA

John A. Peterson started loving cars when he was just a toddler, dreaming of owning and driving all kinds of cars. He grew up in a military family that moved all over the states and then in 1963 the family moved to Germany where he saw all kinds of strange and wondrous European cars of the time.

Since 1990 John has been the president of the American Panhard Club, Les Amis de Panhard & DB USA. He has owned 47 cars and maintains friendships with car guys spanning the globe with both Panhard and Citroën owners including Jay Leno.

About The National Automobile Museum (The Harrah Collection)

One of America’s Top 10 Automobile Museums, the National Automobile Museum showcases more than 200 remarkable automobiles. It features theatre presentations and audio tours in English and Spanish through 100,000 square-feet of galleries, exhibits and vibrant street scenes and accompanying artifacts that bring displays to life. The museum is a dynamic and popular venue for special events as intimate as 60 and as large as 1,200 guests. It also features the Nevada Space Center, home of the Challenger Learning Center of Northern Nevada.

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