DT Proxy 2018   Ch 9     Pick of the Litter 

(Smokey) Before we go to battle and trade paint, we’ll take some time to appreciate the craftsmanship that went into building these fine machines.  I think the qualifying runs have proven that not only do these cars look great, but they move well too.

(Tommy) After careful consideration from our judges, these 3 cars were picked as our finalists of this year’s The Dragon’s Tail Concours d’elegance!

3rd Place  – “Texas Pete” 1964 VW Karmann Ghia – Piston Slap Racing – owner, Tom Hobgood

2nd Place  – 1966 Toyota 2000 GT – Normal Racing – owner, Brian Bueschel

1st place  – 1950 Oldsmobile – Pappy and the Kid Team A – owner, Jeff King

Honorable mentions

1966 Cobra 427 – Rocket City Racing – owner, Dave Parker”Live Wire” 1965 Shelby Cobra – Grand Sport Racing – owner, Greg Carpenter

“Dirty Bird” 1969 Dodge Charger Daytona – Strummer Racing- owner, Harlan Welch-Scarboro

“Red Fish” 1965 Ford MklV – Strummer Racing – owner, Harlan Welch-Scarboro

“Bubba’s Joy” 1966 Mustang GT 347 – J.L.M. Racing – owner, Yobear Jones

1967 Ferrari 330 P4 – Scuderia Ferrari – owner, Tom Bowman

1969 Camaro – Team Purple – owner, William Milholen

Much thanks to this year’s  Judges;  Roger Corrie, Mike Vitale, Jeff Billingsley, Dave Smith


(Smokey) And “The People’s Choice Award” goes to

3rd Place  –  1966 Cobra 427 – Rocket City Racing – owner, Dave Parker

2nd Place  –  1962 Ferrari GTO 250 – Nonesuch Racing – owner, Dan Cocke

1st Place  –  1967 VW  Karmann Ghia – Normal Racing – owner, Brian Bueschel


Thank you to all that cast a vote to help decide the winners!

(Aurora) Congratulations to everyone

and now…

LET’S RACE !!!!!!!!!!!!!!


Some of our winners will receive one of these fine bodies from our sponsor, Bubba’s Racecar Shells that just arrived on the scene!