Oracle Spring Run Car Show was a shining success

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Best Paint-Leonard Kasprzak

Best Engine- Ken Kempton

Best Interior-George Ortiz

Warren Lynn won Best of Show

Winner of the OFD Trophy Sharyn Fincher

Oracle- The 28th Annual Oracle Spring Run Car show, which took place during the Oracle Oaks Festival, followed the ever-popular time-honored formula of a car show, parade, swap meet, craft fair and book sale.

Throughout the event, a food booth served up tasty burros, BBQ sandwiches and cool, refreshing drinks. The car parade ran through Oracle, starting at 9:30 a’m., ending at the Pinal County Courthouse Park where trophies were awarded.

“Due to the threat of rain, we finished giving out the last award at 1 p.m. and the rain started at 1:15 p/m. We had about 25 pre-registered cars not show because of the weather, but ended up with 102 cars sticking it out.” said Margaret Guyton.

The top 20 winners, in no particular order are: Warren Lynn-Tucson, Bill Urie-Marana, Dee Moore-Oracle, George Ortiz-Oracle, Leonard Kasprzak-Oracle, Ken Kempton-Tucson, Rusty Abbott-Casa Grande, Donald Fike-Casa Grande, Scott Benek-Tucson, Frank Gonzalez-Tucson, Ed Galloway-Oracle, Gary Furman-Gilbert, John Espinoza-Miami, Don Shannon-Tucson, Augustin Aranda-Glendale, Jack Scott-Tucson, Jim Adams-Washington State, Anthony Galeski-Tucson, and Don Thompson-Marana.

Other winners were, for Best Engine-Ken Kempton #24, Best Paint-Leonard Kasprzak #74, Best Interior-George Ortiz #40, and Best of Show-Warren Lynn #96. The trophy donated by HD Motorcycle Shop in Oracle was given to Jon Smith-Oracle, The trophy donated by Oracle Fire Department was given to Sharyn Fincher #16,

To view the highlights of the car show, please visit the online gallery at http://bit.ly/1pEo7n8.

All proceeds from the Spring Run Car show, including the food booth benefit the Oracle Historical Society.

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