Long Beach Cavaliers
The Cavaliers is a car club from Long Beach, California. The club was formed in 1948 at Poly High School, and it had about 25 members. The existence of the club is divided into three generations, 1948 - 1955, 1956 - 1965 and 1998 to present. In the late 1950s and mid 1960s the club consisted of more than 100 members.
In the 2010s Brian Darwas made a documentary movie about the Cavaliers called This is Long Beach. The movie documents the history of the club, with members from each generation contributing, sharing their stories. A part of the movie also takes place at Masterson Kustoms in Lynwood, where the current members of the club have the top on a 1947 Ford chopped. The movie had World Premier at the Art Theatre in Long Beach, California, August 2nd, 2013.
Past and Present Members
George "Porky" Acosta
Jason "T bucket Jay" Valenzuela
Jason "JJ" Wolf
Past and Present Club Cars
George Gutierrez' 1928 Ford Model A Roadster Pickup
Tim Musico's 1928 Ford Model A Roadster Pickup
George Gutierrez' 1929 Ford Model A Sport Coupe
Monte Trone's 1933 Ford 3-Window Coupe
Tony Guardado's 1929 Ford Model A Sport Coupe
Tim Musico's 1941 Ford Business Coupe
Bill Muehlstedt's 1949 Chevrolet
Phil Haines' 1950 Ford
George Gutierrez' 1951 Ford Tudor Sedan
Tex Gresham's 1952 Pontiac
J.R. Kovalski's 1956 Chevrolet
Tim Musico's 1957 Ford Ranchero - The Edselero
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