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2023 Special Awards

Living Legend Award: Arnie Beswick

Enthusiast of the Year Award:  Ryan Snyder

Illinois Enthusiast of the Year:  Mike Ruth

Outstanding Display

Big Body Buick Display

1969 Beaumont Custom- Ed Fischer

MEMORIAL AWARDS

Clark Rand Memorial- Ralph & Lynn Ronzello     1965 Color Me Gone Dodge

Matt Duque Memorial -  John Wargo 1966 Chevrolet Nova                    

Brad Van Hemert Memorial -Gary Anderson     1970 Chevrolet Nova

Mr. Norm Kraus Memorial - Le Hodge     1970 Dodge SuperBee

Dave Walden Memorial-  Dave Molnar     1957 BMW 507

Warren Malkin Jr.  Memorial -Jon Mello                

Jerry Kohn Memorial- Bill Mulder- 1954 Chevrolet Corvette

Keith Curry Memorial- Mike Green 1963 Pontiac Tempest Wagon

Roger Nelson Memorial -Terry Weiner 1970 AMC AMX

Bob Palma Memorial- Nelson Bove 1964 Studebaker Lark Daytona R3

Tom Dietz Memorial- Robert Kleckauskas 1962 Impala

Celebrity Picks

Matt Avery Pick-               Bruce Hawkins               1992 Pontiac Firebird

Brian Baker Pick-              Jeromy Burgmaier           1963 Chevrolet Corvette

Donny Brass Pick-             Byron Burnham               1975 Chevrolet Vega

Peter Brock Pick-              Paul & Carla Sedacca               1963 Chevrolet Corvette

Ryan Brutt Pick- Steven Been       1970 Plymouth Cuda

Steve Burns- Corvette Blogger Pick-               Frank Stech        1967 Chevrolet Corvette

Bob Chiluk- BangShift.com Pick-  Ajesh Parikh   1965 Buick Riviera GS

Chicagoland Mopar Connection Mike Buzzello               1969 Plymouth GTX

Colin Comer Pick-             The Cobra Experience          1963 Shelby Cobra 289

Tim Costello Pick-             Jason Stults               1969 Plymouth Road Runner

Natalie Decker Pick-        Robert Lee               1961 Chevrolet Corvette

Diane Flis-Schneider Pick-             Mike Doubleday          1967 Plymouth Fury Police Car

Gary Gerstner Pick-         George Hansen               1960 Pontiac Bonneville

Dr Pete Giminez Pick-      Anthony Geraci               1968 Chevrolet Corvette L88 Rebel # 4

David Hakim- HP2 Communication Pick-               David Belcarz     1969 Dodge Coronet Superbee

Chris Jacobs Pick-             Le Hodge               1970 Dodge Super Bee

Don Keefe Pick- Dennis & Rose Sherman               1965 Chevrolet Impala SS Impala SS L-78

Kitties Warriors Pick- of the Show               Michael Gostkiewicz       1969 Chevrolet Nova SS L78

Barry Martin Pick-            Mike Green               1963 Pontiac Tempest Wagon

John  Kraman Pick-          Tim O'Dore               1966 Buick Wildcat

Derek Lemke Pick-           Chuck Lewis               1962 Chevrolet Corvette

John Machaquiero Car Craft Magazine Pick-      Larry Vokish       1970 Plymouth AAR 'cuda

Kevin Marti        Mike Charles      1986 Saleen Mustang Race Car

Barry Martin Pick-            Mike Green               1963 Pontiac Tempest Wagon

Dale Mathews Pick-         Danny Plotkin               1961 Plymouth Savoy

Jim Mattison Pick-            Jeff Makovich               1969 Chevrolet Camaro

MCACN Staff Pick-            Mike Wheatley               1969 Camaro

MCACN Staff Pick-            Gateway Bronco               1970 Ford Bronco

Brad Miles Pick-    Straub Collection               1971 Dodge Challenger

Chuck Miller Pick-            Mike Smithers               1969 Plymouth GTX

Fred Mills Pick-  Gary Anderson  1970 Chevrolet Nova SS 396

Phil Mitchell Pick-            Brett Hoffman               1971 Plymouth 440 Cuda

Fabrice Monceaux Pick- Parker Shepley               1963 Shelby Dragonsnake Cobra

V8TV Kevin Oeste Pick-   Col. Andy Starr, USMC Retired    1963 Buick Wildcat

Roger Ouellett V8 Passion Magazine Pick-               Darrel Burnett    1966 Mercury Park Lane

Murray Pfaff - Pfaff Designs Pick-         Kyle Kaiser    1994 GMC Sonoma

Pink Piston Award            Catherine Dunphy 1965 Ford Mustang

Frank Pope of Vettester.com Pick-               Kevin Neuman   1967 Chevrolet Corvette

Al Rogers Pick-   Chuck & Mary Ann Knudson              1969 Mercury Cyclone

Rosemont Law Enforcement Pick-               Tom Kurak          1963 Pontiac Lemans

Diego Rosenberg Pick-    David Sullivan               1968 Ford Torino GT

Marc Rozman Pick-          Scott Pausch               1973 Dodge Charger SE

RPM Award        Restorer Bob Wilson of RJ Restorations, Car = Mike Stearns               1970 Shelby GT500

Joseph Salvo  Muscle Car Review Pick-               Randy & Pam Saba          1969 Ford Boss 302 Mustang Drag Car

Fred Simmonds Pick-       Don Keefe               1962 Pontiac Tempest LeMans

Tom Stepp Pick-                Bruce & Nancy Bartie    1963 Plymouth Savoy Max Wedge

Adrianna Straub Pick-     Henry Lindly               1968 Dodge Coronet

Geoff Stunkard Pick-       Bob Moyer               1970 Hurst Olds Proposal

David Sullivan Pick-          Michael & Rachel Johnson 1969 Mercury Cyclone Spoiler II

Dave Wise MMC Detroit Pick-  Ted Stephens               1968 Hemi Charger R/T

Rob Wolf - Mopar Collectors Guide Pick-            Dr. Eric VanDamia            1971 Plymouth Barracuda Gran Coupe

   

VIP Platinum Plus Steve Atwell Pick -Rich Keylard 1969 Chevrolet c10 stunt van

VIP Platinum Plus Michelle Fillion Pick- Owen Hobbs and Bryon Hobbs 1966 Dodge Coronet

Sponsor Pick Awards

AMERICAN PERFORMANCE LLC          TBA      

APEX AUTOSPORTS         Dennis Lavallee               1969 Plymouth Hemi RR

CALIFORNIA CAR COVERS             Phil Mitchell               1969 Pontiac Trans Am

CAMARO CENTRAL          Ryan Wagner               1970 Camaro Street Freak

CAR CAPSULE     Steve Bricker      1970 Olds 442

CARLISLE EVENTS AMC   Lee Crum               1967 AMC Rambler American

CARLISLE EVENTS CORVETTE       Jay Dewing 1960 Chevrolet Corvette #1 Cunningham

CARLISLE EVENTS FORD    Sandy Hardiman               1970 Ford Torino SCJ

CARLISLE EVENTS GM     Steve Bricker               1970 Olds 442

CARLISLE EVENTS MOPAR             Evan Metropoulos      1970 Plymouth RTS Cuda

CORVETTE CENTRAL       Dan Kroll               1961 Chevy Corvette

DAVID SNYDER CAR ART- "Eye Candy"            Ted Nagel          1965 Buick Wildcat Convertible

ECS        Sandro Brocca   1970 Plymouth Cuda

GARNER CUSTOMS AND RESORATIONS LLC         Anthony Embrescia         1969 Chevrolet Chevelle

GATEWAY BRONCO          Rich Brooks               2023 Ford GT1

GILMORE CAR MUSEUM              Kyle Hutson Carter    1970 Pontiac GTO 455

GRUNDY INSURANCE            TBA        

JOHNSON'S HORSEPOWER GARAGE           TBA             

KOOLESTUFF      Roger Clouse      1972 Pontiac GTO

KULTGEN FAMILY              Alexander Case               1965 Dodge Coronet

LEVEL ONE          Gary & Peggy Doty               1961 Pontiac 425- A Ventura

MAGNUM AUTO RESTORATION  Tim Schuler 1970 Dodge Challenger

MECUM AUCTIONS         Ed & Kim Fischer               1969 Beaumont

MICHAEL IRVINE AUTOMOTIVE FINE ART              TBA               

MIDWEST MUSCLE CAR RESTORATIONS               Wayne Ferrandino           1966 Chevrolet Elcamino

MILLER AUTO CAR STOCK RESTORATIONS & RESTOMODS         TBA       

MK INSURANCE Pam Saba            1969 Ford Boss 302 Mustang Drag Car

MK INSURANCE Angela Micklos  1970 Ford Torino GT

MK INSURANCE Diane Rettig-Eisenschenk               1973 AMC Javelin

MK INSURANCE     Brittany Vaughn 1970 Dodge Challenger TA

NCM INSURANCE             David Clinkscales               1968 Plymouth Road Runner

NICKEY PERFORMANCE   Ryan Snyder               1969 Chevrolet Camaro

PHOENIX GRAPHIX AMC    Terrell Weiner               1970 AMC AMX

PHOENIX GRAPHIX Ford     Scott Skalitsky               1970 Ford Mustang

PHOENIX GRAPHIX GM      Sam Pierce               1968 Chevy Camaro Z28

PHOENIX GRAPHIX Mopar           Sanda Brocca  1970 Plymouth AAR Cuda

RELIABLE CARRIERS         Dennis Vitolo               1971 Dodge Challenger R/T

SEMO CLASSIC MUSTANG INC     Tony Kondrotis            1970 Ford Boss 302 Mustang

SUPERCAR REGISTRY      Roger Parlett               1968 Ford Mustang

THE BROTHERS COLLECTION       Jim McCune               1973 Chevrolet Camaro Z28

THE FINER DETAILS          Phil Jackson               1971 Dodge Charger

TITAN LIFTS      Mike Fazio      1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS Restomod

TITAN LIFTS         Terry Cook          1955 Chevy BelAir

TITAN LIFTS         Timothy Gallant 1967 Chevrolet Nova

TRAILEX INC       Eric Petosa          1970 Mercury Cougar

TROY ANGELLY RESTORATIONS   Jerry Bernard 1963 Buick LeSabre

WELLBORN MUSCLECAR MUSEUM               David Haberkorn              1973 Dodge Charger Rallye 400

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