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DREAM CAR CLASSIC with DENNIS GAGE ART DECO CLASSIC CAR FEST

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From the Editors Mission statement Our magazine mission is to be one of the most valuable sources of information and resources in automobile events. We are committed to presenting high quality reports and maintaining excellence in editorial content. *****************************************

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Editor, Art Fernandez Executive Editor, George Fernandez Asociate Editor, Ed Nieves Photo Editor, Carlos Cevallos Art Director, Ruben D. Morales Sales Manager, Carlos Cevallos

“Welcome To South Florida” In this issue, we are showcasing three exceptional shows expanding over 100 miles and in three counties that form our Tri-county area. While going through the many pictures that were taken at each event, it came to mind how fortunate we are, those of us who live in South Florida. In every show, we were in company of so many visitors from out of town, visitors from places as far as China, Russia and Argentina, literally from all corners of the world. Not to mention all the out of state license plates, that once a year make a temporary home until one day they decide to stay. Truly we have been influenced by the whole world, and it is harder to find a 2nd generation South Floridian than a new Florida resident. At the same time, it is so easy to pick out South Florida from any picture when you see it. The palm trees, the architecture, the beautiful people with their distinctive style. We are fortunate to live in a place where so many people come to vacation, and so many more dream they can come. There is no question South Florida is Sui Generis; of its own kind.

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Art Deco Classic Car Fest Abacoa Classic Car Cruise-in Dream Car Classic Show The Rooster Car Hooper Nostalgia Tribute: The Bricklin SV-1 Headers Up-close & Personal Upcoming Car Shows in Florida Weekly and Monthly Cruise-ins

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South Beach, Fla.

Car Show Report

Art Deco Classic Car Fest

The South Florida Region of the Antique Automobile Club of America out did themselves once again. I do not think you can get a better setting for a car show than South Beach Deco District. Cars as old as from the early 1900’s lined Ocean Drive in a beautiful medley of color and style. It was like traveling back in time while promenading through a parade of cars parked right in front of the many hotel and restaurants that form this distinct architectural treasure. This event is part of the 37th Annual Art Deco Weekend with estimated crowds of 300,000 visitors. Arts and Crafts, Jazz Music, and the interactive games DocoPoly and Catch Me If You Can, engaged the crowds in fun activities.

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Jupiter, Fla.

Abacoa Classic Car Cruise-in

Abacoa Town Center’s Classic Car Cruise-In is a must see event if you are into Classic Cars. Every first Saturday of the month Jean Lopane puts together a celebration of music, food and automobiles. The show is open to all makes and models. The setting is warm and comfortable. All entrances to the amphitheater are closed except for Town Center drive. Cars start driving in and filling up the spots, up until there is no more room available, so come early. Every Saturday Jean treats the visitors with different entertainment. February 1st we had the pleasure to be enjoy the Fabulons, a great band. You can contact Jean at carshowjean@aol.com or call her at (561) 704-0669 for more information.

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Hollywood Dream Car Classic Show Dennis Gage, the host of cable TV’s “My Classic Car”, made a special appearance at the Hollywood Dream Car Classic Show at Young Circle. Dennis mingled with the crowd, took photos, and signed autographs. Thanks to Joe Bevelacqua from Cobra Joe Productions, Rods &Classics USA had the opportunity to chat with Dennis. During our time we were talking, we noticed how personable Dennis is. We asked him of his beginnings and you can say that things just happened for him. He pioneered television with his type of show. His love of cars trumped his PhD in chemistry and now he is an icon in the car show world. He kids around claiming he is the most over educated TV personality. Dennis is not only a fan of cars, but also motorcycles, of which he has done a few tours with his son throughout the States. It is in his plans to do another travelling tour to Nova Scotia. Motorcycling is probably the best way to enjoy our country’s beauty. Another one of his passions is mountain climbing. It is all about the view. Finally, we could not end our conversation with Dennis before asking him where he got his curly handle bar mustache. He candidly replied, “Simple, I was born with it”. We encourage everyone to watch Dennis Gage on “My Classic Car”, and as Dennis says at the end of the program, “Honor the timeless classics”. Hollywood Dream Car Classic Show has been wonderful this year. Every first Sunday of the month, Joe Bevelacqua and the city of Hollywood have brought special guests to share time and memories with the local community. For that, we thank you.

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The Rooster The Rooster Car Hooper Hey!! It’s the guy with the red montecarlo from the picnic.. My name is alex from the Majestic car club.. The name of the car is red rooster.. The car wa s originally built by bow tie Miami by mike and Freddy.. The car been featured in music videos.. But it didn’t hop like it was suppose to be.. I bought it late 2012 and change the whole set up.. Put in a high hitters set up with 11 dekas and push the pivot point back..Chicho and Pancho from the club pain ted and body worked it in pompano fl.. Chicho also put 4 tweeters 6 6/9 2 8s and 2 12 pioneers with 4 nanos for the amps.. It took us about a year to do the make over.. Red rooster 87 montecarlo 4.3 stock 14inch wire wheels 42 inch sunroof Hopping cars as u kno come from the lowrider culture.. To begin with a hopper is to start 1st with the frame.. U must reinforce the frame so it can with stand the weight on the hop.. Then reinforce everything on the car like undercarriage like a arms and the rear end.. Also the quarter panels.. Then you get a hydraulic set up.. I have a high hitters single pump set up.. Then u set up the pistons in place put some batteries batteries in the car.. Then u have a hopper. But now in days it’s all about being the highest and the cleanest rides.. So I went all out with the paint music interior and the hydros.. Got the car painted by Chicho and Pancho in pompano.. Sounds by Chicho and Geo.. Hydraulic set up by hoppers hydraulics in Hialeah.. And still working on the car...

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Nostalgia The Bricklin SV-1 No Sleep ‘Til Bricklin? Imagine a snapshot in time when cars were plastic, had suede seats and were only available in colors that you would find in Christmas lights. Sounds like paradise? Of course it doesn’t. But it does makes for an interesting story...the story of the car called the Bricklin SV-1. The SV-1 (short for Safety Vehicle-1) was the brainchild of Malcolm Bricklin, a self-made US-born entrepreneur who had worked his way up from the building supply business into the automobile industry, and was best known for founding Subaru of America in 1968. In the early 1970’s, Bricklin had a dream to create a car that was far ahead of its time in regards to safety standards, yet was affordable and easy to maintain. He took his dream to Canada, and was able to convince the government of New Brunswick to provide him with a manufacturing plant in the province and loan money to get his business rolling. Determined to get production up and running, Bricklin persevered through cost overruns, labor difficulties and material supply issues, with the first SV-1 rolling off the assembly line in the summer of 1974. There were a number of interesting features in the car. The body was comprised of acrylic bonded to fiberglass, similar to the body of the Chevrolet Corvette, of which the SV-1 was theoretically a competitor. Automatic gull-wing doors, activated by the push of a button on the center console or the car’s exterior, were standard equipment and the SV-1 remains the only car to date to provide these in every vehicle. Based on Bricklin’s belief that smoking while driving was too distracting, the car contained no cigarette lighter or ashtray, even as optional equipment. True to its name, the Safety Vehicle came in a choice of five “Safety” colors: White, Red, Orange, Suntan and Green, guaranteeing that the car would be spotted by other motorists and, presumably, law enforcement personnel (for better or for worse). In another nod to safety, the frame of the car contained a steel roll cage and side rails to isolate drivers from impacts.

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Novelty can be a selling point, but quirkiness can go both ways, and the oddities surrounding the Bricklin eventually spelled doom for this one-of-a-kind vehicle. The car was prone to overheating due to extremely small radiator openings feeding air to a large V-8 engine. The automatic gull-wing doors – a selling point – malfunctioned and were extremely expensive for the company to fix. Bricklin, for all his financial success, was not knowledgeable in the nuts and bolts of running an automobile company. For reasons we may never know, he surrounded himself with family members as officers of the Bricklin car company and sold cars at a price that was estimated to be less than half of what it cost to build them. Needless to say, by the end of 1976 the assembly line had shutdown, the Bricklin SV-1 ended its short run through the market and the car began its trip towards legend status. Bricklin’s creation did not fade away completely, as it was featured in a TIME magazine series in 2007…unfortunately, on their list of the worst 50 cars of all time. That seems a bit harsh for this obscure bit of automotive oddness that pushed the boundaries of the era and was founded on a dream of protecting the passengers while providing an enjoyable driving experience. While it did not achieve its goals, the SV-1 is a beacon of entrepreneurial sprit and maintains a loyal fan base despite (or because of) its history.

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What was the first car show you attended? My first car show was in 2005 at Cauley Square. I took my 1972 Javelin. That’s when I started getting more interested in the classic car hobby. Later I became a member of the AACA. My interest and knowledge of old classic cars began to grow. It was very exciting.

Up-close & Personal OSCAR CASTRO Meet Oscar Castro. Despite some physical impediments, he finds a way to give back to the community and serve his fellow man. Oscar is the founder of Benefitcarshows.com. An organization that helps raise funds for charities and needy groups. Last year he was able to help raise thirty-five thousand dollars and help Toys for Tots surpass 1500 toys, in our view, a total success. He is also the President of the Antique Automobile Club of America South Florida Region (AACA) and AMC car enthusiast. Rods & Classics USA had a recent interview with Oscar and this is what he had to say: Oscar, tell us a little bit about yourself: I grew up in Miami. I attended Miami Springs Senior High School and graduated in 1972. Back then, Miami Springs was the only high school to have a computer programing class. I really enjoyed it. I decided that computers were going to be my career. What did you do after you graduated from high school? After high school, I went to work for the Federal Reserve. It was a very demanding job. I was always on call. I was given one of the original cell phones. The darn thing was in a brief case. Later, I went to work for myself. After twenty-two years of being selfemployed I went to work for American Bankers. I retired in 2008. Is there a car that you always wanted? In 1973, I remember going to buy a car with my wife Marcia. We had just gotten married and we went to an AMC dealer. There I saw this beautiful 1972 Javelin. I fell in love with it. I wanted that car! I was like a kid in a toyshop. Then, I heard my wife say, “that doesn’t look like a family car,” She brought me back down to Earth. We ended up getting an AMC Hornet Station Wagon. Did you ever find a Javelin? Thirty years later, I said to myself, I need to find that Javelin that I had to pass up. After three years of searching, I found a Pierre Cardin Javelin. I found it in Texas. Just like the Javelin I passed up. I bought it and shipped it to my front door. It has been my pride and joy!

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How did Benefitcarshows.com start? I got the idea when my son David was put in-charge of the Navy Ball at the U.S. Naval Air Station in Key West. He needed to raise about $8000 dollars for the event. David called me asking for some ideas and help. I said, why don’t we have a car show. So, we had a four day car show in the Navy Base. It was a great success! From then on, I began helping other organizations with fundraisers. I created Benefit Car Show right after that. What have been some of the organizations that you have helped trough Benefitcarshows.com? We have helped the Army of Hope Church, Wings Over Miami, Village of Palmetto Bay, U.S. Marines Toys for Tots, and several others, but let me tell you that it would have been impossible to do so without the help of others such as Bullseye Powder Coating. When did you become President of the AACA South Florida Region? In December 2013, I became President of the South Florida Region. We have a great group of classic car enthusiast in the AACA. What have you accomplished as the AACA South Florida Region President? So far my accomplishment has been to implement a Youth Program, ages 12 to 25 can now join the South Florida Region as long as they are in school. The cost is $12 dollars a year. One last question, You are an AMC guy, how did you end up with that 1973 Mustang Convertible? That’s a funny story. My son in law was looking to buy a 1973 Mustang. I was helping him look for one and found this one. I had taken my five year old granddaughter with me to see the car. She climbed in the front seat and looked so cute inside. Before you know it, I bought the car.

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Upcoming Car Shows in Florida April 4-5, 2014 Hoboken, GA

April Fool’s Rod Run & Swap Meet. Twin Oaks Park, 11 miles east of Waycross. Over 400 cars, Preregistration $25 After March 1st $35. For info: Aprilfoolsrodrun.com

April 4-6, 2014 West Palm Beach, FL

Barrett-Jackson Auction www.barrett-jackson.com (480) 421-6694.

April 4-6, 2014 Miami Tampa, FL

2 Day Event. 500 miles Miami to Tampa Round Trip $450.00 Registration includes Food & Hotel. Info go to www.floridacarmarathom.com

April 6, 2014 Boynton Beach, FL

VR veterans Club Benefit Open Car show. Head at Canyon Town Center, 8780 Boynton Beach Blvd. Open to all pre registration is $20, day of show is $25. For mor info Call roger (561) 509 7758

April 5, 2014 Kissimmee, FL

Texas Roadhouse Car Show. 7973 West Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway, open-to-all, Top 20 awards plus specialties, music, 50/50 drawing, door prizes, and vendors. Day of show $10. Bob (321) 948-7553.

April 5, 2014 Kissimmee, FL

Mopars at Old Town from 10am-2pm. All years welcome. Special top 25 trophies for classic and new muscle, dash plaques to first 100, door prizes, 50/50 and the best music mix from DJ Don. Show located in the back parking lot of Old Town beside the roller coaster. Enjoy restaurants, shops, midway rides, games and live bands. Thousands of spectators visit Old Town every week for the largest weekly classic car cruise in the country at 8:30. $15 pre-registration, $20 day of show. Registration at www. CruisinOrlando.com, Tara 407-617-4201 TarasNova@yahoo.com. Old Town 5770 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy. Kissimmee FL 34746.

April 6, 2014 Miami, FL

Classics on the Key- Cystic Fibrosis Benefit Car & Motorcycle Show. 4020 Virginia Beach Drive, Miami, Fl. 33149 8:30am-12pm FRee Dash Plate, Breakfast and Lunch. Pre-registration starts at $5. Park entry Fee will be Free before 8:50 am. Must enter park before 8:50 to avoid paying a separate park entry fee. For more information call Oscar (305) 467-8196

April 12, 2014 Ft. Myers, FL

Gulf Shore Mustang Club hosts Mustang 50th Birthday Party Celebration held at Falloway Ford, 1800 boy Scout Drive. Open to all. For more info call Debbie (239) 872-3859

April 12, 2014 Coral Springs, FL

The Cruisers of South Florida will host the First Annual Tavolino’s Restaurant Open Car and Truck Show from 12pm-5pm at 10181 Sample Road, Coral Springs .THIS EVENT IS STRICTLY LIMITED TO THE FIRST 40 CARS TO PRE-REGISTER OR REGISTER THE DAY OF THE EVENT, SPACE PERMITTING. 20 “Best Of” trophies, plus the Tavolino’s pick of the show. This show will benefit the Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital Foundation in Hollywood, FL. Registration $20.00. More information contact Steve 561 620 2124 (weekdays) or 954 963 2828 (eves & weekends). Show flier/registration forms available at www.cruisinsouthflorida.com

April 12, 2014 Cape Canaveral, FL

Vettes At the Port. Presented by the Cape Kennedy corvette Club, held at the cove, Benefits the National Kidney Foundation. 8.45am-3.30pm For more Info call Randy (321)223-4973

April 12, 2014 Coral Springs, FL

Sponsored by Tavolino Della Notte, 10181 W. Sample Rd, Coral Springs. 20 best of show awards to win. 12pm-5pm Music by Mister Gray. proceeds go to Joe Dimaggio Children’s Hospital. Limited Space. Restricted to 40 entries. Registration Fee $20. For information call Steve (561) 620-2124 weekdays, (954) 963-2828 evenings and weekends.

April 12, 2014 Jupiter, FL

Abacoa Town Center, All makes and models. $5.00 Entry fee for show cars. 4:30pm-8:30pm Located at University Blvd. & Main St. Featuring The Showcase Band. For more info call Jean Lopane (561)704-0669

April 12, 2014 West Palm Beach, FL

6th Annual Corvettes on Clematis Show on 4/12/2014 in down town West Palm Beach, FL All profits from the show Will be donated the Quantum House (who supports families of seriously sick children).Our show attracts Corvettes from all over Southern Florida. We have grown from 90 Corvettes to over 120 cars last year. We are expecting between 80 to100 Corvettes this year. emailcorvetteclubpb@gmail.com or visit http://ccpb.us/

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April 12-13, 2014 Miami, FL

MuscleStangs of Miami along with the 7th Annual International Agriculture, Horse and Cattle Show will be hosting a two day car show at Tropical Park, 7900 SW 40th Street in Miami, FL. Saturday April 12th is an open car show. Sunday April 13th is for Ford and Mustangs only. Registration for the car show is $20 per day. www.musclestangsofmiami.com or email to: musclemustangclub@yahoo.com

April 13, 2014 Homestead, FL

7th Annual Charity Classic Car Show @ 15490 SW 288 Street, Homestead $10 registration, Dash plaques for the first 75 entrants. 10am-3pm, 50/50 & Flat screen tv raffle. JLM entertainment. For more information call (305) 281-0373 or email d-blake@hotmail.com

April 19, 2014 Kissimmee, FL

Fords at Old Town from 10am-2pm. All years welcome. Special top 25 trophies for classic and new muscle, dash plaques to first 100, door prizes, 50/50 and the best music mix from DJ Don. Show located in the back parking lot of Old Town beside the roller coaster. Enjoy restaurants, shops, midway rides, games and live bands. Thousands of spectators visit Old Town every week for the largest weekly classic car cruise in the country at 8:30. $15 pre-registration, $20 day of show. Registration at www. CruisinOrlando.com, or contact Tara 407-617-4201 TarasNova@yahoo. com. Old Town 5770 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy. Kissimmee FL 34746.

April 25-27, 2014 Kissimmee, FL

All American Nationals. Osceola Heritage Park, 1875 Silver Spur Lane, Open to all American made vehicles, goody bags. For more info go to www.good-guys.com Registration fees start at $40 General admission $15 Friday & Saturday 8am-5pm Sunday 8am-3pm

April 26, 2014 Cooper City, FL

Sponsored by Ft. Lauderdale Region AACA Location Brian Piccolo Park 9501 Sheridan Street, Cooper City. Open to all types and years. Music by Scott the Music Man. Pre-registration $15 day of show $20. Contact: Chairman James Wright at (954) 771-0729 Registrar, Evelyn Brown at (954) 755-1723

April 26, 2014 Oviedo, FL

Antiques Central Car Cruise in Downtown Oviedo from 5pm-8pm. The center of Oviedo is home to antique stores and family owned restaurants. Spend a spring evening browsing for trinkets; eating a home cooked meal and listening to classic rock n roll from DJ Don. Free for all years and models. Corner of routes 426 and 434. 119 Geneva Drive, Oviedo, FL 32765. www.CruisinOrlando.com, Tara 407-617-4201 TarasNova@yahoo.com.

April 26, 2014 Panama City, FL

Car Show at Lynn Haven United Methodist Church, 4501 Transmitter Rd, Panama City Florida. Registration opens at 8am, closes at 11am. Entry fee $20/car ($10 for additional car/same owner). DJ, Door Prizes. Dash plaques to first 50 registered. 10 classes with Top 3 awards each class, plus Best of Show and Pastors Choice. Proceeds to benefit LHUMC and Project 25. Hosted by the American Muscle Car Club of Panama City. For info, email admin@amccpc.com or go to www.amccpc.com/.

April 26, 2014 Chuluota, FL

Benefit Car Show for Ryder from 11am-2pm. Ryder is a 4 year old boy from Oviedo who is diagnosed with Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma, an incurable form of brain cancer. The Chuluota/Oviedo VFW are experts at throwing great community events. Free for all years and models. 300 Lake Mills Ave, Chuluota, FL 32766. www.CruisinOrlando.com – 407-617-4201 http://www.youcaring.com/medical-fundraiser/fight-for-ryder/100607, Tara 407-617-4201 TarasNova@yahoo.com.

May 1-4, 2014 Ft Walton Beach, FL

3 days of cruse-in, partying and showing on the sugar white beaches. Benefiting Horizons, caring for those with Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, and Autism. For info and to register visit www.burningupthebeaches.com or call (850) 376-1037

May 2-4 2014 Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Exotic and Custom Auto Show. Ft. Lauderdale Convention Center 1950 Eisenhower Blvd.

May 16-18 Nashville, TN

LP fields, Tennessee Titan Stadium, Good Guys 9th National Classics, Muscle Cars, and Trucks thru ‘72. For more info www.good-guys.com

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Delray Beach, FL PBC Classics Car Show at Duffy’s Sports Grill. 1750 South Federal Hwy. 5pm-8pm Call Car Show Jean (561) 704-0669

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Davie, FL Tower Shops of Davie Friday Night Cruise I-595 / University Dr. (south 2 blocks on left - behind Flanigan’s in Plaza) 6pm-10pm. Mike (954) 806-7822 Tampa, FL The Pep Boys Speed Shop Friday Night Cruise-Ins Free Hot Dog and Soda for every entry 10124 N. Florida Ave For more info call Joe Lopez (813)933-2424

Every Sunday

Fort Lauderdale, FL Stout Bar & Grill Cruise & Show. Free Event from 11am-4pm 3419 N. Andrew Ave. Fred (954) 615-7480

First Saturday

Miami, FL Sir Pizza Kendall, Classic and Antiques Car Show. 1990 and older only 6pm-10pm. 12562 SW 120St, Miami, FL 33186 No Parking in front of any ATM or parking in front of Chase Bank. www.southdadecarshow.com Palm Beach Gardens, FL Legacy Place “Cruise-In”. 11290 Legacy Place. 4pm-8pm. South East Rods & Customs. Donnie1247@aol.com Key Largo, FL D-Hooker Car Show Sports Bar & Grill, 102250 Overseas Hwy. mm 102.3 Classic Cars and Trucks 6pm-9pm (305) 451-4105 Jupiter, FL Abacoa Town center, All makes and models, $5 entry fee for show cars. 4.30pm -8.30pm located at University Blvd. and Main St. For more info call Jean Lopane (561) 704-0669

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Miami, FL Elks Family Day. 10301 SW 72nd St, Miami, FL 33173 11am-3pm. Oscar (305) 467-8196 Miami, FL Kustom Wheels Car Show. Miami Boomers, 5:30pm-10:30pm 13960 SW 8th St, Miami, FL

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Miami, FL Sir Pizza Kendall, Anything On Wheels Show. All year and models 6pm-10pm. 12562 SW 120St, Miami FL 33186 No Parking in front of any ATM or in front of Chase Bank. www.southdadecarshow.com Punta Gorda, FL Rick Treworgy’s Muscle Car City 8am-4:30pm, 3811 Tamiami Trail, Punta Gorda FL 33950 More info (941) 575-5959

Weekly and Monthly Cruise-ins Last Saturday

Miami, FL Wheels N Rides Cruise-In Show. 6pm-10:30pm, 1311 SW 107 Ave. Jimmy (305) 335-5699 West Palm Beach, FL Cruise-In at Harley Davidson of Palm Beach. 2955 45th St, West Palm Beach. Meet and greet.Open to all. Food available for purchase. Music, show and shine. 10am-2pm. Bud (561) 758-7144

First Sunday

Hudson, FL Sumter Swap Meets 20th year of First Sunday Monthly. Auto Swap Meet, Car Corral and Car Show. Find that part you’ve been looking for. P.O. Box 7114 Hudson, FL 34674. Call (800) 438-8559 Hollywood, FL Dream Car Classic. Downtown Hollywood. 10am-2pm DJ Rockin Rich. Top 30 Trophies. Food discounts at local Restaurants Cobra Joe Productions at jbevsr@msn.com Bushnell, FL Automotive Antique Swap Meet Car Show & Car Corral 7620 SR 471. (800) 438-8559

Third Sunday

Miami, FL The Gold Coast Railroad Museum Car Show. 12450 SW 152st next to the Metro Zoo. FREE Fun for the entire family (305) 253-0063 www.gcrm.org or Gerry @ 786 344-4228 www.southdadecarshow.com Key West, FL Southernmost Car Club, Sugarloaf Lodge (mm17 on US1) 12pm-4pm A free event with 50’s music with 50/50 raffles, door prizes. Dick Moody (305) 942-1758 or visit www.southernmostcarclub.com

2014 CAR SHOWS 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Hollywood Boulevard & 20 Avenue

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To register, E-mail leila@cobrajoeproductions.com (Show Car Entrance: 20 th Avenue

Hialeah, FL Sir Pizza Hialeah, Anything On Wheels Show. All years and models 6pm-10pm. 1695 W 49 St, Hialeah, FL. All clubs are welcome, tell your friends and family. www.southdadecarshow.com

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Miami, FL Shorty’s Car Show 11575 SW 40 St. 1978 & older only 6pm-11pm Brian (305) 926-8864

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Car Clubs of Florida Azalea City Cruisers www.azaleacitycruisers.com American Muscle Car Club of Panama City www.amccpc.com Bay Mustang Club Panama City, FL www.baymustangclub.com Bow Tie Camaro Club West Palm Beach, FL www.BowTieCamaroClub.com British Car Club of Miami www.grassrootsmotorsports.com/clubs/british-car-club-miami Classic Reflections Car Club www.classicreflectionscarclub.com

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If you are interested in losing weight and eating healthier or becoming a distributor, call:

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Corvettes of Naples www.corvettesofnaplesfl.com Corvettes of South Florida www.corvetteclubofsouthflorida.com Emerald Coast Corvette Club Panama City, FL www.emeraldcoastcorvetteclub.com Exclusive for the Nissan Z series www.sfzcc.com Gulf Coast Corvette Club www.GulfCoastCorvetteClub.com

Tel: (786) 399 7622

Gulfshore Mustang Club of Southwest Florida www.gulfshoremustangclub.com

www.GoHerbalife.com/lori_fit/en-US

Magic City Mustangs Car Club Miami, FL www.magiccitymustangs.org Miami V-Dubs www.miamivdubs.com Muscle Stangs of Miami www.musclestangsofmiami.com

Classic Car Cruise-In

CAR SHOW

presented by PBC Classic Car Shows CLASSIC CAR ROLL IN @4PM All makes and models welcome. All car clubs welcome. No cooler or tailgating permitted. Restaurants discounts for registrants.

Mustang Shelby Automobile Club Miami www.seflsaac.com NCRS, Florida Chapter www.ncrsfl.org Palmetto Bugs, Greater Miami Vintage VW Club www.volksblast.com Renegade Corvette Club www.renegadecorvetteclub.com South Florida Region AACA www.aaca.org/southflorida South Florida Volkswagen www.southfloridavwclub.com

LIVE MUSIC AT THE AMPHITHEATER

South Florida Hot Rides brphotos13@hotmail.com

DINING SPECIALS SATURDAY | 4:30 - 8:30PM MARCH 1, Lucky & the Driftwoods APRIL 12, The Showcase Band MAY 3, LOTSAPOPA JUNE 7, The Motown Philly Express featuring Frank Wilson ABACOA TOWN CENTER

Main Street & Universtity Boulevard | Jupiter, FL DIRECTIONS: Exit 83 off I-95. East to Parkside Dr. Follow signs to Abacoa Town Center www.abacoa.com QUESTIONS? CAR SHOW JEAN CONTACT (561) 704-0669 OR CARSHOWJEAN@AOL.COM

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Sunshine Corvette’s Club www.sunshinecorvetteclub.com Sunshine State Camaro Club www.sunshinestatecamaroclub.com The Cruisers of South Florida, Hollywood, FL www.cruisersofsouthflorida.com Thunderbird Club of South Florida www.thunderbirdclub.us Tri-County Camaros www.tricountycamaros.com Vintage Volkswagen Club of America www.vvwca.com Yesteryears Classic Car Club Miami, FL www.yesteryearsclassiccarclub.com

Classics

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Classifieds

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1967 Ford Fairline 4 Speed, A/C, Power St, P.

Oscar Truck for sale, Asking for $5000.00 for it has a title. Oscar: (305) 803-5161

VolskWagen New tires, floor, clutch, gas tank,

GMC-PICKUP-1955, 2nd Gen. GMC 383 True

Metal cart with Bins 4 Feet Long Industrial Design, Heavy Duty For

1957 belair 4 door NO Posts! Has The original motor and transmission. Florida

Breaks. 390, Bore out to 433 drives great, drive anywhere. $30,000.00 Ozzy (786) 271-5386

Port engine, 700R4 A/T, PW/doors, tW, full A/C, ETC, $75,000.00 Ozzy (786) 271-5386

temporary working station around the garage. Only $140.00 Carlos (305) 799-3135

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top, front disk brake, and much more,drive anywhere, no rust no bondo, $ 8,500.00 Jose: classiccarlover@bellsouth.net

Title in hand. First $3000 takes it. (786) 3383857

1937 Chrysler, 350Eng. 700R4 Trans. Full A/C, Black interior,

1988 Mazda Rx-7 All original 5 Speed, A/C, P/S, P/W, P/B. New:

1964 chevy impala ,283 engine, 350 trans ,

clutch, radiator, breaks. A/C works. Contact Wayne: (786) 269-1885

power steering, Power brakes, 22” wheels, cam, headers, lowered, custom interior, 4 bucket seats $10k obo (305) 804-3657

1966 Ford Mustang 289 MANUAL, Ext.

Exterior orange, interior tan. Richard (786)-

1969 Camaro SS. Exterior red, interior red.

1973 Ford Mustang 302 Grande Ext. white, int

1974 VW Thing 181 Convertible. Ext./int. black.

CHEVY Conversion Van V8 350, 700r4 trans, new ps pump, new water

AM/FM CD Player, Electric trunk opener. Asking $37,000.00, Ozzy (786) 271-5386

Red, int. black. Richard (786) 399-6151 Older restoration with GT350 stripping. great daily driver. $14,900.00.

black. Richard (786) 399-6151. This 1973 has the original 302 motor and has been completely restored. Automatic, a/c, and much more. $15,900.00

399-6151 This is an older restoration with the GT 350 stripping, automatic, cold a/c, pony interior. Great daily driver. $15,900.00.

Richard (786) 399-6151.Awesome rare VW convertible. Gets attention everywhere you go with this car.  Great daily driver and great on gas. $9800.00.

Richard (786) 399-6151This is an amazing 1969 Camaro SS. The vehicle is a Norwood car in excellent condition. $35,000.00.

pump, new brakes, 24” wheels, custom paint, tow hitch, wood floor w/tile steps, 24” tv l. seats, pwr bed, $12k obo, (305) 804-3657

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Art Deco Classic Car Fest. Volume 2 Issue 4.

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