Ever notice at a cruise-in that the cool old original cars are missing or largely passed over when the awards are presented? I know this from personal experience and have also become unsupportive of non-charity fundraisers because there is no in incentive to participate.
My suggestion to show organizers is that they include a "survivor" award in the various manufacturers classes to attract owners of well preserved and cared for vehicles that have been maintained with as much…Continue
“Our clients come from all over the U.S.-- and as far as the Virgin Islands,” says Henry County resident and business owner Mark Engel, who started Atlanta Auto Restoration in Hampton, Georgia 11 years ago. After two years of conversation about the meticulous process he and his staff of eight go through to restore a car, that client shipped his car.
Many of his clients have become friends and…Continue
Added by Chuck Aaron on July 4, 2017 at 5:21pm — No Comments
Atlanta Motor Speedway starts the 4 of July weekend with a Red, White and Bang! What’s more All American than car shows, drag races and fireworks! The weatherman called for scattered showers so it was nice to see the Show and Shine car show being held inside. It was also good to see Food and Drink vendors, like PaPa John’s Pizza. AMS was even good enough to have an adult beverage vendor. Remember folks, Be Responsible be safe for you and the other guy.
There was good variety of cars,…Continue
Added by Lee Gosney on July 3, 2017 at 3:02pm — No Comments
Jaguar Land Rover has thrown open the doors of its new £7m plant which is home to legendary cars…Continue
Added by Chuck Aaron on July 1, 2017 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Happy Fourth Of July Weekend and we have the Events this weekend for you.
But first a word from our sponsor! Have you ever thought about how many different kinds of organizations hand out trophies? Car shows, races, sporting events of all kinds, so it would be important to have many different kinds of trophies such as acrylic, statue, plaques and ribbons but there is the cost of between the certificate or medallion that hangs around the next to the sterling silver cup trophies. That…Continue
Added by Lee Gosney on June 27, 2017 at 6:40pm — No Comments
From Lee's Corner 6/23/2017
I just got word that one of our FEATURED EVENTS will be changing dates due to rain.
The ALL FORD event held at Summit Racing in McDonough GA has been changed from 6/24/2017 to the next day 6/25/2017. The event will still start at 10 am.
I hope to see my friends in the Mustang clubs down there. For More Information Click Here
Added by Lee Gosney on June 23, 2017 at 11:15am — No Comments
The Po Boy Cruise In at Canton GA was a nice surprise. The show had a good variety of cars Corvettes, antiques, classics and exotics. The sun was shining and there was a good turnout of spectators and car club members not only Keith, Geoff and the rest of the Po Boys, I also met members of the Creepers, Dixie Olds and of course the GSRA. It is great to see other clubs supporting other events. Of course the $5.00 entry fee doesn’t hurt either. The Po Boy’s Cruise In is every…Continue
Added by Lee Gosney on June 19, 2017 at 11:00am — No Comments
It has been a busy week, new members and many new South East Wheels Events. The first listing we received last week was from The Peach State Challengers, Jefferson Ga, the a car show at the Tyger Baptist Church at Tyger SC. Another SC, this time from Myrtle Beach The Red White and Bang Car Show. We also had a Bike Night listed; it’s every Wednesday Night at the TGI Friday’s in Dekalb GA, For More information on these…Continue
Added by Lee Gosney on June 14, 2017 at 10:34pm — No Comments
A car show to remember! I got to give a shout out to Denise Cronin and The Creepers Car Club our hosts for the StreetSide Classics Kick Off to Summer 2017 Car Show. It was an excellent event, 200 plus cars, some of the premier cars in the Atlanta metro circuit attended everybody who was anybody or they were missed. We had food, drinks and even ice cream. We had a couple of special guests who are near and dear to my heart,
The Gift of Love, who sponsor school children in need. Ever…Continue
Added by Lee Gosney on June 7, 2017 at 12:12pm — No Comments
Look what’s happening in Buford, Sunday May 27, 2017, my buddy Brian from Garage 71 Radio Station has teamed up with Charles Pharr to put together a Free Cruise In and REV Auction Sunday May 27, 2017, Cruise in starts at 10:30 and auction at 1 pm. The weatherman says it is going to be a beautiful day so, if you…Continue
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‘It’s not the first time one of these old movie cars showed up in a junk yard, but it’s rare,’ says Ford expert Kevin Marti
A 1968 Ford Mustang is shown in this scene from cop thriller “Bullitt,” set and shot in San Francisco. A 1968 Mustang found in a Mexico junk yard has reportedly been confirmed by a classic Ford expert to be one of two cars used in Steve McQueen’s San Francisco cop classic “Bullitt.”
“I’m 100% sure it’s authentic,”…Continue
Added by Chuck Aaron on April 25, 2017 at 6:59pm — No Comments
Georgia Resolution to Eliminate Ethanol Requirement in Gasoline Approved by Committee
Georgia Senate Resolution (S.R. 205) to urge the U.S. Congress to eliminate all requirements for the use of ethanol as a…
Added by Chuck Aaron on April 17, 2017 at 6:12pm — No Comments
Kids Kids Kids. wait, kids are young people but all young people are not kids. How about this "For the students, By the students." That was the motto of the Gwinnett Tech 3rd Annual Gearheadz Car Show, Johnny and Andy good show that had a good mix and some great owner made custom rides., burgers, DJ and here's one…Continue
Added by Lee Gosney on April 16, 2017 at 12:00am — No Comments
I found this article researching on several Porsche projects and thought it was time to review it as the Fate & Furious is about to premier. Thank you Hannah! -Chuckie…Continue
Added by Chuck Aaron on April 4, 2017 at 3:00pm — No Comments
I'm 71 years old and I never won anything in my life! said the man who won the Goodmark Chevrolet 350 engine still in the crate as a door prize. The sun was shining, the music was playing thanks to Big Boy and our friends at Garage 71. If you need some music they are the ones "geared" to all Motorheads alike. You can see more pictures of the Goodmark Chevrolet car Show including the Winner of Best Show the 1926 Model T Hot Rod under albums Click on the Goodmark Chevrolet Logo.
Added by Lee Gosney on April 3, 2017 at 5:03pm — No Comments
From Lee's Corner Mar 22, 2017 Spring has sprung!!, winter is officially over and the Dixie Cruisers are back in action!!!I The monthly cruise in will be held March 28, 2017, in Winder at the Winder Corners shopping center, 17 Monroe Hwy. There also is a great Mexican restaurant there called Los Vaqueros Mexican Restaurant. . But first a word from our sponsor...Folks you have probably heard Motorama is coming back…
Added by Lee Gosney on March 22, 2017 at 6:14pm — No Comments
Happy 70th Birthday Mike!!! Our founder, our friend and a great guy, Mike Thies. People may not know but, what we do at South East Wheels Events, to Mike is not a job, he is not in it to get rich. It is nice when the website pays for itself and he doesn’t have to rob the piggy bank to keep the doors open but, Mike has this free website calendar of automotive related events, because of his love for the car show.
Before I continue a word from our sponsor. Good friends of Mike, who have…Continue
Added by Lee Gosney on March 20, 2017 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Gentleman and Ladies Start Your Engines! Tomorrow is the Big Day!!!Are you tired of sitting in the stands? Ever want to work on pit row or another part of the race track? Have you ever wanted to drive on a Road Atlanta race track? Have you ever wanted to drive on a race track at Road Atlanta for FREE? Are you over 18? If you answered yes to all those…Continue
Added by Lee Gosney on March 17, 2017 at 10:30am — No Comments