Features of the 2019 Show

Sunday, June 9, 2019  8am - 3pm
Packard Proving Grounds - Shelby Township, MI
PRINTABLE REGISTRATION FORM see below  (AVAILABLE now)
* This year's feature: "Game-Changers" will highlight vehicles that changed the market---Feature Cars BY INVITATION  only
        A selection of vehicles with special historical significance and interest will be chosen to be shown by our selection committee
        ALL collector cars and trucks are welcome to register; a select few will be included in the Feature Display (by invitation only)

   - call Dennis Kuhn 734-277-5898 for more Feature Display info - We are inviting owners of historically significant vehicles to
     nominate theirs for this curated Feature Display.  Only the best and most significant vehicles will be chosen for this honor.

ON DISPLAY THIS YEAR IN THE ENGINEERING/TANK TEST BUILDING
Miss America X - - the famous Gar Wood race boat, a 38 foot mahogany masterpiece powered by 4 Packard V-12 engines  -  shown by the Algonac-Clay Twp Historical Committee

ALSO IN THE ENGINEERING/TANK TEST BUILDING - A SPECIAL LIMITED TIME SHOWING:
THE 1951 PACKARD PAN-AMERICAN CONCEPT CAR, on loan from the Detroit Historical Museum Collection
This car paved the way for the production of Packard's top-of-the-line Caribbean models, several of which are on display during Cars 'R' Stars @ PPG .  You may also enjoy the display of Packard marine engines in the same building.


 
* ONCE AGAIN FOR 2019:
   As you enter the show field with your car,
   whether pre-registered or registered on Sunday,
   you will be presented with a ticket for a drawing
   to be held after the last trophy is awarded.
   The drawing prize is $100.00 cash.  You and your
   registered car MUST be present to win.  Pre-registered vehicles have two
   chances to win a $100.00 cash prize!

*  50/50 DRAWINGS

* EXCLUSIVE Show car entrance will again be on the South side of 23 Mile Road 0.2mi west of Van Dyke

* Gates open for show cars at 8:00am.  
   CARS WILL BE ALLOWED ON THE SHOW FIELD AS DIRECTED BY OUR STAFF
    ---- volunteer workers with ID AND pre-REGISTERED FEATURE VEHICLES MUST GET IN FIRST,
           FOLLOW THE DIRECTIONS OF CAR SHOW STAFF - PLEASE UNDERSTAND WE MAY HAVE TO MOVE CERTAIN CARS AHEAD

     SHOW CARS will NOT be ALLOWED ENTRY FROM THE FRONT (VAN DYKE) GATES   

* Hundreds of vendors expected - LIMITED SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE
* Class and Club awards - see Show Car Owner Information page

* AGAIN THIS YEAR: Cars MUST be in position by 10:30 a.m. to be judged
* YOU MAY CHOOSE NOT TO BE JUDGED - FOR A LOWER REGISTRATION FEE
* NON-JUDGED CARS WILL BE REQUESTED TO PARK IN THEIR JUDGING CLASS AREA



     
* Spectator admission just $6, kids under 12 are free when accompanied by a paying adult
     
* Preferred Club Parking may be available by reservation for pre-registered cars
and all should arrive together
   Cars parked together in a reserved Club space may be judged as a Club class

* Music by DJ Scott Kuhl
* Food AND ICE CREAM PRESENTED BY NATIONAL CONEY ISLAND
      
* Free shuttle service to parking lot with BULKY/HEAVY swap meet purchases - ask a show staff member or your selling vendor
* Free  shuttle (
Senior/Handicapped served first) within show/swap field.  This is the easiest way to get from the front to back of the show field.
* Cars will be judged in place, no need to move them once parked

Cars 'R' Stars @ PPG - an event that celebrates all things automotive. 
Come and help us support the ongoing preservation and renovation of the Historic Packard Proving Grounds.   
        
              
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Thomas Mitchell,
Apr 11, 2019, 2:55 PM
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