The Western Automotive Journalists

Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, WAJ (Western Automotive Journalists) is a group of writers, authors, broadcasters, photographers, artists and designers who share a common thread: we’re passionate about the auto industry and the vehicles it produces. Learn more about WAJ…


WAJ News

2016 WAJ Media Days – March 28~30 Registration is now open.

Mark your Calendars for March 28 ~ 30 for the 2016 WAJ Media Days. IMG_4429Learn More.

It’s that time of the year to renew your Western Automotive Journalists Membership.

It’s time for all WAJ members to renew their annual memberships.  Renewal is quick and easy, click here for Full Members and here for Associate Members.

Western Automotive Journalists event a big hit in the center of West Coast automotive technology.

Display-&-Truck2wFor the last six years, WAJ has produced an automotive technology conference, gathering journalists, automakers and technology experts together with car demonstrations and informative panels. Two years ago, we elected to ramp up our conference, moving to The Computer History Museum in Mountain View, a venue with a central location and first class meeting and display space. Learn More

LA Auto Show’s Connected Car Expo

cccThe rules for how vehicles are made, sold, serviced, owned and integrated into a multimodal transportation system are changing and the playbook is being written at LA Auto Show’s Connected Car Expo (CCE). The award-winning auto-tech conference and trade show unites the entire ecosystem defining new mobility.  Learn More

Denise McCluggage 1927 – 2015

Best Female Race Car Drivers Ever - Denise McCluggageA good friend and colleague of ours, Denise McCluggage died yesterday after living a life that was an inspiration for all of us who are lucky enough to cover the automotive industry. Read More.