Event Coverage: Shinefest Pride & Perfection Car Show

Tue, Sep 5, 2017 | Posted by:

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Our aptly named Shinefest car show series has made the most of these warm and glorious summer months. The August event, the fourth of the five shows slated for 2017, was a case in point. All the cars in attendance were primped and preened to get as many votes as possible. Here are the results from the August 27th event.

The show is free to spectators and open to the public and the cars are judged by the entrants in all class except the Best Detailed award, which is voted on by Griot’s Garage staff. Check out our gallery of event photos here.

Griot’s Garage staff awarded the Best Detailed award to Bob Mehler for his wicked cool 1955 Chevy 210 Del Ray. Look for a full feature on this ride in the future.

The vote tally for Best Import favored Chris Kimball’s 1990 Mini Rover.

The Best Orphan class was hotly contested as Cliff West’s 1958 Triumph TR3 edged an early Jeepster and an AMC AMX for the win.

The Best Tuner award went to Evan Griffey for his Gunmetal Gray 1989 Nissan Skyline GT-R.

Best Muscle accolades went to Michael McCune and his 1969 Pontiac GTO.

Keith Shoemaker’s 1936 Chevy was the standout in the Best Classic class.

The Best Hot Rod trophy was awarded to Bob Harris and his 1953 Buick Roadmaster.

The winner of the Best Modern Muscle was Scott Nelson who took home the hardware for his stout 2017 Roush RS3.

The Best Truck award was won by Al Fameli and his 1976 Chevy Blazer.

 

 



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