No where substantiates the "Moth
to the flame" theory more than the push start part of the
Cacklefest program. The more header flames, the more photos.
It's not planned that way, ideally all cars would get equal coverage
but they don't. It's hectic out there shooting these cars and
like moths, photographers are drawn to the flame. It is what
There were some 40 cacklecars
on the property but for whatever reasons, the Saturday night
headliner fell short. Out of the 26 cars that took part in the
parade, only 16 actually push started. Still trying to understand
those numbers. Be that as it may, our thanks to those 16 cars
that actually fulfilled the legend that is Cacklefest. *4 static
starts would make it 20.
Pete Eastwood and Derek
Two old dogs from the
early days of Lions, John Peters and Wayne King.
Multi time NHRA champ,
Team Magicar: Dennis Hespeller,
Bill Pitts (owner), Larry Fisher, Vince Yamasaki, John Strom,
John Phillips and Michael Hespeller.
The Burkholder Bunch.
On behalf of all those who fulfilled
their promise to "get it right this time" we hope you
enjoyed this year's coverage of the California Hot Rod Reunion
and will consider coming back in 2018.