The Select Six Vie for Steel City Award of Excellence in Pittsburgh

By Janet Bires   The Steele City Award of Excellence is the top prize at the Baierl Subaru Pittsburgh World of Wheels Presented by Millerstown Pic-A-Part, and at the 52nd edition of the show, Dave & Joyce Emery took the award for their 1932 Ford called “XS Cash.”  The 1932 faced some strong competition from […]

Bedenbenderder, Burn Outs, and Big Foot at the 53rd O’Reilly Auto Parts Dallas Autorama

By Janet Bires   The 53rd O’Reilly Auto Parts Dallas AutoRama was abuzz with Burn Outs, Big Foot and Bike Stunts during the February 15-17th weekend.  While normally the excitement happens indoors at our shows, in Dallas it was it was revved up to the red outdoors: the Burn Out contest, which is a Dallas […]

Cincinnati Cavalcade of Customs Squires Cup Goes to Emery’s ’32 Ford

By Janet Bires   The 53rd koi Auto Parts Cavalcade of Custom brought a fantastic selection of special sections, showcases, celebrities, feature cars, and hundreds of rods & customs to the Duke Energy Convention Center in Cincinnati, OH over the January 11-13 weekend. Along with all the wild rides in competition, the Cavalcade presented six […]

47th Annual Auto Value Calgary World of Wheels Draws Stellar Stars, Cars and Crowds

By Bob Millard   What a comeback story! The 47th Annual Auto Value Calgary World of Wheels presented by Investment Vehicle Restorations was a great success thanks to the co-chairmen, Bill Knecht and Tom Meheden. With the help of the wives, Pat and Cathy, and a group of friends, the move-in was quick and easy, […]

Ridler Winner Comes Back Home to 58th Omaha World of Wheels

By Bob Millard   The 2013 Detroit Autorama Ridler Award winner came home to the 58th Annual O’Reilly Auto Parts Omaha World of Wheels and, sweet repeat, captured Omaha’s top prize as well. Ron Cizek (owner) and Andy Leach (builder), both from the Omaha area, agreed on the night they won the Ridler to bring […]

Big Foot and Big Fun at the 53rd O’Reilly Auto Parts Kansas City World of Wheels

By Bob Millard   The O’Reilly Auto Parts World of Wheels, Kansas City edition was a great show, as it is every year. The Rodtiques Car Club does an outstanding job of putting this event together annually, making it a very popular stop on the Summit Racing Equipment Show Car series. A very special “thank […]