New Kia Dealership Comes to Temecula; DCH Auto Group adds Kia line

New Kia Dealership Comes to Temecula; DCH Auto Group adds Kia line

TEMECULA – Dozens of shiny new cars and SUV’s filled the front lot and the showroom as visiting executives, local dignitaries and business people milled about for the opening of the newest automotive dealership in the Valley – DCH Kia of Temecula. Suddenly, the double doors of the showroom were opened as a bright red […]

Barr in finals of Street Legal drag race showdown

Barr in finals of Street Legal drag race showdown

John Barr worked in the automotive industry until his retirement five years ago, so he is aware that reaction times are slower for older drivers. The 65-year-old Barr thus isn’t too disappointed at losing to a 21-year-old in the finals of the National Hot Rod Association’s Street Legal drag race showdown at Pomona Raceway. “I […]

Brad Urquhart makes racing debut

Brad Urquhart makes racing debut

Brad Urquhart made his auto racing debut April 24 at Barona Speedway. Urquhart competed in the Factory Stocks class at Barona and was in fifth place before his 1970 Chevy Monte Carlo lost an axle with approximately four laps remaining in the 20-lap main event. “I was running so good. I was very excited,” Urquhart […]

Motorists and bicyclists – finding a happy median

Automobile drivers are not the only ones enjoying the rural roads of Fallbrook. On weekends especially, a growing number of club cyclists are taking in the country sights and diverse terrain. Yet, there is a problem. Some drivers and cyclists are trying to determine who has the “right-of-way” and if there is such a thing […]

Chuck Rose sold a house to Barbara; then his heart

Chuck Rose sold a house to Barbara; then his heart

Doug Allen Special to the Village News Chuck Rose was a real estate professional; she wanted a house. They met in his realty office in Warner Springs in 2005. For Barbara, buying a home in El Cajon with Chuck’s expert assistance was not the end of it for them. A year later, she allowed him […]

Hebner earns impressive third place finish

Hebner earns impressive third place finish

LAS VEGAS – The Las Vegas Open Comp, November 5 to 7, is one of the most prestigious events in the Southwestern United States, and attracts some of the best Super Late and Late Model Stock Car drivers the west has to offer. This was the furthest thing on the mind of Fallbrook’s Grant Hebner […]

Brooktown Racing teams third, fourth for season

Two of the Brooktown Racing teams earned top-five finishes in the Perris Auto Speedway’s Cruiser Division season standings. The car driven primarily by Jim Ramsey and Mike Lackey earned third place for the season after a third-place main event finish November 10 while the car of Kevin Martin, Debi Martin, and Dave Hill moved up […]