Member Spotlight: Bill Willen
Name: Bill Willen
Member Level: Dual
Describe why you decided to support the Petersen Automotive Museum through membership or volunteering:
The Petersen is a wonderful, world-class museum, with excellent changing exhibits and events. It is a joy to visit.
Describe a museum vehicle that has significant meaning to you:
The All American Racers, Alligator motorcycle. I was involved in obtaining the motors for the bikes when I worked at American Honda.
Describe how you found or developed an interest in automobiles:
My Oldest brother took me to see the 1962 LA Times Grand Prix, at Riverside, where Roger Penske won in the Zerex Special Climax. I became a fan of sports cars and sports car racing.
Membership is the best way to experience everything the Petersen has to offer. Become a member today!