Category: Bob’s Adventures

A visit with the Disney Aviation Group |

A visit with the Disney Aviation Group

The Disney Aviation Group invited me to give a historical briefing on the origins of the founding of Disney’s flight operations back in 1963. Starting with a lone Beech Queen Air 80, adding a Gulfstream G1 a year… Read More

Bora Bora Bob

The Adventures of Bob’s World Travels in search of Paradise. At age 85, Bob does not want to grow old with golf, bingo, and senior citizen non-action. Where to go? Tahiti of course! On his search for Nemo,… Read More

The Craziest Party in Town!

Last week’s toy drive was wildly successful. Ernie, Justin, and I can’t thank all our almost 500 guests enough for their overwhelming generosity in providing the children at the Orangewood Children’s Home with a very Merry Christmas.

What’s it like to be a Hollywood Christmas Parade driver?

The ’66 Red Mustang was just so sweet – starts in an instant, settles into a slow idle, with automatic, perfect for controlling parade speed with a light brake drag. I did have to go back and forth… Read More

Bob Gurr: Turning Dreams into Reality

Now on sale The documentary, Bob Gurr: Turning Dreams into Reality, tells the story of one of Walt Disney‘s earliest 1954 Imagineering Legends, Bob Gurr. His career, spanning 45 years creating 250 projects with Disney and beyond, will… Read More

Bob checks out the Tesla Model X

As a life long car nut and credentialed car tester at the annual Los Angeles Auto Show for many years, I get to drive every alternate-fuel car available on the show’s Green Drive Day. Advanced diesel, hydrogen fuel… Read More

Grand Central Air Terminal

On February 13, 2016 the American Aviation Historical Society dedicated the newly restored Grand Central Air Terminal in Glendale California at their 60th Anniversary Annual Meeting. Located on the Creative Campus of Walt Disney Imagineering, the restoration was… Read More

Bob visits the Los Angeles County Fire Museum

On Saturday, February 6th, 2016, Bob visited a couple of old friends at the Los Angeles County Fire Museum in Bellflower, CA. Those old friend were actually two fire engines from Ward Kimball’s private collection, which are now… Read More

Bob with a DeLorean

Bob Gurr is a ‎car‬ guy, through and through, so it’s great to get a couple pics of him with a car known for its unique design… the 1982 ‪‎DeLorean‬ (#10515).