Race Memorial &
To open the show the the Inductees
were introduced leading off with Grand Marshall Kelly Brown.
All were riding in some really cool hotrods.
Prior to the start of the cacklecar
parade it is a tradition to read the names of those who have
left us since the 2017 CHRR. Each year the list seems to get
longer and this was no exception. It is a sobering reminder of
why we have these reunions in the first place. They were read
with respect by Bob Frey to a hushed crowd.
The parade was led off by Roger
"Riceman" Lee in his Jim Brissette and Kelly Brown
Herbert Cams re-creation.
Prentess Cunningham fueler
owned and driven by Robert Contorelli.
1959 Tommy Ivo Buick
A/D owned and driven by Don Prieto.
Jerry Bivens in his restored
1966 Bivens & Fisher "Check Mate" AA/FD
Jay Carpenter's "Southwind"
with Mike Clancy in the seat.
Original driver Gerry Glenn was
back in the seat of the Schultz & Glenn championship fueler
Pete Eastwood was back
in his Ed Pink Old Master AA/FD.
Debra Dyda in her husband's
Clover Leaf Aviation" Olds powered John Buttera tribute
McCloud Bros. Dean Engineering
Special driven by Jake McCloud
Scott Cochran in his
real-deal restored to run 1963 Scotty's Muffler Special.
"Little Blue Coupe"
of Beauloye, Cardoza and Lear with Fred Lear doing the driving.
Chuck Goebel in the restored
Yeakel Plymouth Spec.
Tocco, Harper and Garten
AA/FD Don Cooper getting the ride.
Larry Huff's "Soapy
Sales" owned and driven by Tommy Allen.
Jerry "The King" Ruth in his 1970 Don Long "Business
The candy red "Varmit"
with owner/driver Jim Wearinga doing the chores.
Allen & Huff "Woody
Trick Car" AA/FD owned and driven by John Hertzig.
Harry Burkholder in the seat
here but the progam has Robert Reel as the driver of the Burkholder
Bros. AA/FA. Could have switched on the topend?
Gary Humenik in the seat
of "The Imposter".
AA/FD with Mike Smith at the wheel.
John Strom in the seat of Bill
Pitts's Astro MagiCar. One of the very few who suits up before
Ron Stearns in his Ratican-Jackson-Stearns
Cacklefest vet Jesse
Schrank in the Schrank Bros. BB/FD
Wayne "The Peregrine"
King in his Doss-Clayton-King car.
Jim Crets in his "Jokers
Waterman and Hampshire, driver
listed as Ron Hampshire. No ID on who's in the seat here.
One of Washington's best, the
"Green Dragon" owned by Butch Bowers and driven by
Mario Garcia in the late
John Ewald's "Mastercar" which he now owns.
The restored Blaylock
and Johnson A/FD owned and driven by Brant "The Kid"
John Peter's fabled "Freight
Train" AA/GD with Brad Peters in the seat.
Still a rock star at 81, "TV
Tommy" Ivo was back in the seat of the late Ron Johnson's
Tommy Ivo "Barnstormer" now campaigned by Kol Johnson
and Connie Braun.
The last car going to
the topend was "Gentleman Joe" Schubeck. Let the games