Past Participants – 2013

Award Winners

Trophy Winners

Trophies created by blown glass artist Jerry Catania of Benton Harbor, MI

Best of Show

1937 Railton 4-door Limousine
Owner: Eldon & Esta Hostetler, Middlebury, IN


Chairman's Choice

1964 Buick Riviera 2-door Hardtop
Owner: Joseph L. Moss, Bellevue, MI


Featured Designer's Choice (Bill Porter)

1961 Lincoln – Continental 4-door Convertible
Owner: Rob Zeller & John Manifold, Saugatuck, MI


Outstanding Open Car

1941 Cadillac Series 62 4-door Convertible
Owner: Joseph Poole, Fredericktown, OH


Outstanding Closed Car

1962 Chevrolet Impala SS 2-door Hardtop
Owner: Curtis & Anna Greenwalt, Bristol, IN


Most Elegant

1962 Imperial Crown Convertible
Owner: Orrin & Fay Dorr, Lawrence, MI


Engineering Excellence

1937 Cord 812 Beverly 4-door Sedan
Owner: Howard E. Payne, Northville, MI


Best Un-Restored Vehicle

1972 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe
Owner: David Weishaar, Holland, MI


Best Import

1966 Jaguar E-Type Series 1 Roadster
Owner: Paul & Marilyn Campbell, Warsaw, IN


Most Unusual

1947 Studebaker "Vince Gardner" Bubble Top Roadster Prototype
Owner: John Allen, Naples, FL


Working Class

1973 Ford Ranchero Squire Pick-up
Owner: Roger Hayman & Lois Wightman, Chelsea, MI


People's Choice

1937 Railton 4-door Limousine
Owner: Eldon & Esta Hostetler, Middlebury, IN


Honored Marque (Cadillac)

1971 Cadillac Eldorado Convertible
Owner: John M. Leese, Grand Rapids, MI


Shore Magazine Design Excellence Award

1950 Allard J2 Roadster
Owner: David & Kathryn Hans, Barrington, IL


Best of Show – Motorcycle

1947 Indian Chief
Owner: Alan Price, Sawyer, MI


Best of Show – Bicycle

1892 Columbia Full-Nickle High Wheel
Owner: James Larkin, Granger, IN

Merit Ribbon Winners

1905 or earlier Indian Bicycle
Owner: James Larkin, Granger, IN


1929 Buick Master Sport Touring Model
Owner: Don M. Mayton, Zeeland, MI


1930 Packard 740 Roadster
Owner: Margaret Dunning, Plymouth, MI


1930 LaSalle Fleetlands 7-Passenger Touring
Owner: Mark Reenders, Grand Haven, MI


1936 Stout-Scarab Sedan
Owner: Ron Schneider, Milwaukee, WI


1937 Ford 77 Stake and Platform Truck
Owner: Todd Beck, Niles, MI


1937 LaSalle 37-5049 4-door Convertible Sedan
Owner: Cadillac & LaSalle Club Museum & Research Center, Hickory Corners, MI


1941 Cadillac Series 62 4-door Convertible
Owner: Joseph Poole, Fredericktown, OH


1941 Ford Pick-up
Owner: Glynette Wolk, Farmington Hills, MI


1949 Oldsmobile 98 Convertible
Owner: John E. Nelson, Watervliet, MI


1951 Kaiser DeLuxe Club Coupe
Owner: Gilbert & Rosemary Chestney, Chelsea, MI


1953 Bentley R-Type Saloon 4-door Sedan
Owner: Richard A. Ruehle, Farmington Hills, MI


1955 Ford Crown Victoria 2-door
Owner: John & Ann Yatros, Lexington, MI


1955 Chevrolet Corvette Roadster
Owner: Gordon Duda, Rochester Hills, MI


1957 Messerschmitt Roadster Convertible
Owner: DuWayne Bennett, Mishawaka, IN


1957 Jaguar XKSS Roadster
Owner: Dick Harms, Clarkston, MI


1964 Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu SS 2-door Hardtop
Owner: Phil Hughes, Stevensville, MI


1966 Ford Mustang Convertible
Owner: Ann Dahmer, St. Joseph, MI


1966 Harley Davidson Hummer
Owner: Timothy A. Hagerty, Battle Creek, MI


1966 Pontiac GTO Convertible
Owner: Kenneth Swint, Temperance, MI


1969 Pontiac Firebird Convertible
Owner: George Farley, Ferndale, MI


1969 AMC AMX 2-door Hardtop
Owner: Darryl & WiSeon Salisbury, Vicksburg, MI


1973 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am Coupe
Owner: Richard & Paula Morin, White Lake, MI


1974 AMC Javelin AMX 2-door Hardtop
Owner: Ronald Rogers, Berkley, MI

All Showcased Vehicles

1900 - 1919

1912 Cadillac Phaeton 4-door Open
Owner: Michael & Mary Beth Clewley of Fowlerville, MI


1912 Buick Model 35 Touring
Owner: David & Jane Lyon of Lawton, MI


1912 Michigan 40 4-door Touring
Owner: Michael & Nancy Howard of Scotts, MI


1913 Ford Model T Runabout
Owner: Brent & Nancy Mize of Reynoldsburg, OH

1920 - 1929

1927 Whippet Model 96 Touring
Owner: Charles Fusilier of Manchester, MI


1929 Buick Master Sport Touring Model
Owner: Don M. Mayton of Zeeland, MI

1930 - 1939

1930 Packard 740 Roadster
Owner: Margaret Dunning of Plymouth, MI


1930 Essex Coupe with Rumble Seat
Owner: Howard & Carol Krontz of Kendallville, IN


1930 LaSalle Fleetlands 7-Passenger Touring
Owner: Mark Reenders of Grand Haven, MI


1930 Chevrolet Universal Phaeton Touring
Owner: Lloyd & Marjorie Henige of New Lothrop, MI


1930 Chevrolet Phaeton 4-door Convertible
Owner: Richard Fairbanks of Owosso, MI


1931 Cadillac Fleetwood Roadster Convertible Coupe
Owner: Pete Todo of Hobart, IN


1931 Plymouth PA 2-door Sedan
Owner: Paul Melin of New Haven, IN


1931 Studebaker President Brougham
Owner: Herbert Read of Valparaiso, IN


1932 Studebaker President St. Regis Brougham 2-door
Owner: Studebaker National Museum of South Bend, IN


1933 Auburn 8 -105 Salon Brougham 2-door Sedan
Owner: George & Marilyn Smith of Elkhart, IN


1934 Plymouth PF 4-door Sedan
Owner: Richard G. Engel of Berrien Springs, MI


1936 Buick Special 40-series Coupe
Owner: David Pickens of Elkart, IN


1936 Stout-Scarab Sedan
Owner: Ron Schneider of Milwaukee, WI


1937 LaSalle 37- 5049 4-door Convertible Sedan
Owner: Cadillac & LaSalle Club Museum & Reseach Center of Farmington Hills, MI


1937 Packard 120 4-door Sedan
Owner: James Kunath of Macomb, MI


1937 Railton 4-door Limousine
Owner: Eldon & Esta Hostetler of Middlebury, IN


1937 Cord 812 Beverly
Owner: Howard E. Payne of Northville, MI


1937 Nash Lafayette 4-door Sedan
Owner: Bob Golembiewski of Howell, MI


1937 Hudson DeLuxe Eight Custom Touring Sedan
Owner: Sheldon & SuEllyn Rody of Roanoke, IN


1938 Chyrsler Royal C-18 4-door Touring Sedan
Owner: George & Joan Hoelaars of Royal Oak, MI


1939 Plymouth P-8 Convertible Coupe
Owner: Wilbur & Carolyn Burkett of Ida, MI

1940 - 1949

1941 Cadillac Sixty Special 4-door Sedan
Owner: John VanderHeide of Grand Haven, MI


1941 Cadillac Series 62 4-door Convertible
Owner: Joseph Poole of Fredericktown, OH


1941 DeSoto Custom Business Coupe
Owner: Joseph L. Moss of Bellevue, MI


1941 Plymouth 2-door Business Coupe
Owner: Charles Wiltsie, Jr. of Taylor, MI


1946 Cadillac Series 6207 2-door Coupe (Sedanette)
Owner: Robert M. Messinger of Grand Rapids, MI


1947 Studebaker Champion DeLuxe 2-door Sedan
Owner: Dr. Lee H. Strohl of Lakeside, MI


1947 Packard 2106 4-door Sedan
Owner: John S. Matthews of Dearborn, MI


1947 Studebaker "Vince Gardner" Bubble-Top Roadster Prototype
Owner: John Allen of Naples, FL


1947 Studebaker "Vince Gardner" Bubble-Top Roadster Prototype
Owner: John Carefoot of Cincinnati, OH


1948 Cadillac Series 62 Club Coupe
Owner: Charlie Saganek of New Boston, MI


1949 Packard Super Touring Sedan
Owner: David A. Schmick of Ortonville, MI


1949 Willys Jeepster Convertible
Owner: Bill Marohn of St. Joseph, MI


1949 Oldsmobile 98 2-door Convertible
Owner: John E. Nelson of Watervliet, MI

1950 - 1959

1950 Chevrolet DeLuxe 4-door Sedan
Owner: Harold & Vicki Garnaat of Kalamazoo, MI


1950 Allard J2 Roadster
Owner: David & Kathryn Hans of Barrington, IL


1951 Kaiser DeLuxe Club Coupe
Owner: Gilbert & Rosemary Chestney of Chelsea, MI


1952 Packard w/ Durham custom body 4-door Formal Sedan
Owner: Malcolm & Vivian Miller of Lafayette, IN


1953 Mercury Custom 4-door Sedan
Owner: Steve Schlutt of St. Joseph, MI


1953 Bentley R-Type Saloon 4-door Sedan
Owner: Richard A. Ruehle of Farmington Hills, MI


1955 Chevrolet Corvette Roadster
Owner: Gordon Duda of Rochester Hills, MI


1955 Ford Crown Victoria 2-door
Owner: John & Ann Yatros of Lexington, MI


1956 Chevrolet Bel Air 4-door Sedan
Owner: Nancy Wuszke of Eau Claire, MI


1957 MG A Coupe
Owner: Dave & Teresa Terhune of St. Joseph, MI


1957 DeSoto Firesweep 2-door Hardtop
Owner: Donnie L. & Nancy C. George of Nappanee, IN


1957 Studebaker Scotsman 2-door Sedan
Owner: Malcolm & Kathi Risner of Albion, MI


1957 Messerschmitt Roadster Convertible
Owner: DuWayne Bennett of Mishawaka, IN


1958 Chrysler 300 D 2-door Hardtop
Owner: Jack M.Wiltse of Ypsilanti, MI


1958 Cadillac Eldorado Brougham 4-door Hardtop
Owner: Ed Meurer of Farmington Hills, MI


1959 Chrysler 300 E Convertible
Owner: Jim & Lynn Bartuska of Niles, MI


1959 Cadillac Eldorado Biarritz Convertible
Owner: Gilmore Car Museum of Shelbyville, MI

1960 - 1969

1961 Cadillac Coupe DeVille 2-door Hardtop
Owner: Randy Hoover of Walkerton, IN


1961 Lincoln Continental 4-door Convertible
Owner: Rob Zeller & John Manifold of Saugatuck, MI


1962 Imperial Crown Convertible
Owner: Orrin & Fay Dorr of Lawrence, MI


1962 Chevrolet Impala SS 2-door Hardtop
Owner: Curtis & Anna Greenwalt of Bristol, IN


1963 Chevrolet Corvair Monza 4-door Sedan
Owner: Peter Koehler of Farmington Hills, MI


1964 Studebaker Daytona Convertible
Owner: Neil & Robin Loughlin of Ortonville, MI


1964 Buick Riviera 2-door Hardtop
Owner: Joseph L. Moss of Bellevue, MI


1964 Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu SS 2-door Hardtop
Owner: Phil Hughes of Stevensville, MI


1964 Ford Thunderbird 2-door Hardtop
Owner: Pamela Meacham of South Lyon, MI


1965 Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu SS 2-door Hardtop
Owner: Georgia Dee Westerman-Overfield of Kalamazoo, MI


1966 Cadillac DeVille Convertible
Owner: James & Elizabeth Butler of Spring Lake, MI


1966 Chevrolet Chevelle 300 DeLuxe 2-door Sedan
Owner: Joe & Diane Petlick of St. Joseph, MI


1966 Jaguar E-Type Series 1 Roadster
Owner: Paul & Marilyn Campbell of Warsaw, IN


1966 Pontiac GTO Convertible
Owner: Kenneh Swint of Temperance, MI


1967 Plymouth GTX 2-door Hardtop
Owner: Dan Herald of St. Johns, MI


1967 Chevrolet Corvette Roadster
Owner: Angelika MacGowan of Sodus, MI


1967 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible
Owner: William Harman of Benton Harbor, MI


1968 Pontiac GTO Convertible
Owner: Terry Newburn of Battle Creek, MI


1969 AMC AMX 2-door Hardtop
Owner: Darryl & WiSeon Salisbury of Vicksburg, MI


1969 Pontiac Firebird Convertible
Owner: George Farley of Ferndale, MI


1969 Pontiac LeMans Convertible
Owner: George Wuszke of Eau Claire, MI


1969 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 2-door Hardtop
Owner: Dale Mueller of Benton Harbor, MI

1970 - 1979

1971 Cadillac Eldorado Convertible
Owner: John M. Leese of Grand Rapids, MI


1971 Cadillac Limousine
Owner: J. W. Magner of St. Joseph, MI


1972 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe
Owner: David Weishaar of Holland, MI


1973 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am Coupe
Owner: Richard & Paula Morin of White Lake, MI


1974 AMC Javelin AMX 2-door Hardtop
Owner: Ronald Rogers of Berkley, MI


1976 Lincoln Continental Mark IV 2-door Hardtop
Owner: Caryl Meister of St. Joseph, MI


1979 Cadillac Seville 4-door Sedan
Owner: Richard & Jemery Palmer of Greenville, MI

Bicycles

1892 Columbia Full-Nickle High Wheel
Owner: James Larkin of Granger, IN


1905 or earlier Indian
Owner: James Larkin of Granger, IN


1938 Elgin Twin Bar
Owner: John Rutz of Watervliet, MI


1946-47 Schwinn
Owner: Wesley & Bobbie Eichler of Sodus, MI


1948-49 Western Flyer
Owner: George & Nancy Wuszke of Eau Claire, MI


1957 Schwinn Deluxe Racer
Owner: Richard Luther of Coloma, MI


1966 Schwinn Tiger
Owner: Peter & Virginia Palis of Sodus, MI


1977 Swing Bike Dodsun Bicycle MFR
Owner: Bill Doest of Allegan, MI

Motorcycles

1947 Indian Chief
Owner: Alan Price of Sawyer, MI


1952 Harley-Davidson Hummer
Owner: Timothy A. Hagerty of Battle Creek, MI


1958 Harley-Davidson Hummer
Owner: Timothy A. Hagerty of Battle Creek, MI


1958 Harley-Davidson FLH Duo-Glide
Owner: Thomas Kirkdorfer of Stevensville, MI


1966 Harley-Davidson Hummer
Owner: Timothy A. Hagerty of Battle Creek, MI

Commercial Vehicles

1937 Ford 77 Stake and Platform Truck
Owner: Todd Beck of Niles, MI


1941 Ford Pick-up
Owner: Glynette Wolk of Farmington Hills, MI


1973 Ford Ranchero Squire Pick-up
Owner: Roger Hayman & Lois Wightman of Chelsea, MI

Special Interest Vehicles

1951 Chevrolet Bel Air 2-Door Hardtop
Owner: William Harman of Benton Harbor, MI


1957 Jaguar XKSS Roadster
Owner: Dick Harms of Clarkston, MI


1966 Ford Mustang Convertible
Owner: Ann Dahmer of St. Joseph, MI


1969 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme 2-door hardtop
Owner: Jennifer & Dave Sobie of Lowell, MI


2010 Ford Mustang Saleen 460X Coupe
Owner: Tim Sizer of Three Oaks, MI


2012 Fisker Karma 4-door Sedan
Owner: Bill Papke of Ada, MI


2013 Cadillac XTS 4-door Sedan
Owner: General Motors of Detroit, MI

Additional Featured Designer Vehicles

1989 Buick Park Avenue 4-door Sedan
Owner: Greg White of Benton Harbor, MI


1995 Buick Riviera 2-door Coupe
Owner: Willam Porter of Whitmore Lake, MI


1995 Buick LeSabre 4-door Sedan
Owner: Jack & Julie Holbert of Benton Harbor, MI


1998 Buick Park Avenue 4-door Sedan
Owner: Richard Luther of Coloma, MI