Tuesday, February 2, 2010

2010 Grand National Roadster Show - Pomona, CA

The 2010 Grand National Roadster Show was held in all seven Pomona Fairplex exhibit buildings plus surrounding grounds on Friday, January 29 through Sunday, January 31st. The 61st Grand National Roadster Show took over Pomona with 500 of the finest roadsters in the country. People traveled from all over the world to experience this amazing show.
Everyone had their eyes on the prize - America's Most Beautiful Roadster aka AMBR. The beautiful and flawless 1933 Ford named “Possessed” received the coveted award - America's Most Beautiful Roadster. "Possessed" is owned by Mike and Dianne Dingman and was built by Scott’s Hot Rods. See the picture below.

Check out this story about Possessed for victory--and just in time http://www.autoweek.com/article/20100201/CARNEWS/100209998
Below are just a handful of the finest roadsters in America that were all displayed in building 4.

Auto Clubs Council of Indiana

If you're looking to be involved in the hobby, join the Auto Clubs Council of Indiana (ACC-I) this Saturday for their 2010 kickoff meeting! The Council was formed to help govern car clubs in Indiana and also to fight for hobbyist's right in legislation. The 2009 year was extremely successful and we're looking forward to an even better 2010! To learn more information about the ACC-I, go to their website at: http://www.acc-indiana.org/index.htm
Here are some more details on the meeting:
The next meeting of the Auto Clubs Council of Indiana, Inc. is set for Saturday, February 6, 2010 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm at Gearheads Performance Center in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Address: 5125 Decatur Blvd, Suite F, Indianapolis, IN 46241
Directions: From I-465 on the Westside of Indy; take I-70 west (towards new airport) to Exit 68 (6 Points Rd/Ameriplex Pkwy) and go south on 6 Points Rd/Ameriplex Pkwy to Decatur Blvd. Turn left on Decatur Blvd and follow it around to 5125 Decatur Blvd, Suite F (hint: if you get to Kentucky Ave you missed the turn for Decatur Blvd).