Best of Show & Best Muscle Car!

Winning 67 Camaro

Today was a Great day!  I drove up to the Oxnard Auto Center to DCH Honda, who provided the space for this years ATRA's Southern California Car Show. Presented by HorsepowerForAnHour

The turn out was surprisingly high for a hot summer day, especial where the Air Show was taking place just one town over.  Just over 100 cars entered.

The day went by fast as several close friends stop by to chat and see the metal, in addition to some of the regular guy and gals that I have met recently at other events.

The were many sponsors to the event, who provided several items for raffles and give-a-ways.  Thanks to all the local support!

After some four hours of soaking up the sun, talking and walking... it was Trophy Time!

You will see by the images below there were some entries into the show that were easily going home with trophies.  I knew my car was unique, but so many people just look at it quickly and think... just another Camaro.

Well, today the judges knew their stuff.  Amongst some of the early trophies presented by the 2012's Miss California International, Dedria Brunett, was Best Muscle Car 1st and 2nd Place... My car took 1ST PLACE MUSCLE CAR!

Of course , I was happy and proud to compete with other cars of stature and take 1st.  Trophies continued and then there was the grandiose... Best in Show...  and the winner is..... My 67Firebird/Camaro!

WOW!  That summaries the day fairly well.  My good friend Tom Jackson was there at the time of the announcement and he witnessed my shock and beaming joy at the same time.

I guess hard work and respect for others and God do pay off.

iPhone Video courtesy of Tom Jackson

Here some snap shots of the cars on hand...


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