2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17

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2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« on: June 21, 2017, 09:01:43 AM »
Attended the Hot Rod Reunion last weekend and snapped a few shots heres a few have plenty to get through may take awhile. Joe
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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #1 on: June 21, 2017, 09:05:20 AM »
Weather cooperated was Hot and humid perfect drag race and car show weather right!  Joe
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oldsjoe

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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #2 on: June 21, 2017, 09:08:06 AM »
Plenty to see and do very busy weekend!  Joe
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oldsjoe

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« Reply #3 on: June 21, 2017, 09:11:26 AM »
Probably didn't see everything but Lord knows I tried!  Joe
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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #4 on: June 21, 2017, 09:15:22 AM »
I had a great time watching drag racing and taking in all the sights sounds and smells!  Joe
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« Reply #5 on: June 21, 2017, 09:19:48 AM »
Need good shoes to cover this show!  Joe
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« Reply #6 on: June 21, 2017, 09:23:42 AM »
Never know who or what you'll come across here.  Joe
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« Reply #7 on: June 21, 2017, 09:28:32 AM »
I have plenty more to get to.  Joe
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« Reply #8 on: June 21, 2017, 09:32:32 AM »
I didn't realize just how many pictures I take until I get home.  Joe
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« Reply #9 on: June 21, 2017, 09:36:52 AM »
The 58 Impala from American Graffiti restored by Ray Everham was there.  Joe
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« Reply #10 on: June 21, 2017, 09:40:57 AM »
The overcast skies of Friday morning cast a weird glow on these pictures.  Joe
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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #11 on: June 21, 2017, 09:45:15 AM »
Check back often I have way more to post.  Joe
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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #12 on: June 21, 2017, 09:49:02 AM »
Great Show!!!!!!!!

oldsjoe

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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #13 on: June 21, 2017, 09:49:11 AM »
About finished for now have to go I'll be back!  Joe
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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #14 on: June 21, 2017, 11:37:49 AM »
Great pics, Joe!  Thank you.  I like the variety.

oldsjoe

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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #15 on: June 21, 2017, 01:28:54 PM »
Great Show!!!!!!!!

Yes it is Thirty2 I enjoy the hell out of this show. Here are some more shots.  Joe
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oldsjoe

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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #16 on: June 21, 2017, 01:33:07 PM »
Have plenty to share! Joe
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oldsjoe

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« Reply #17 on: June 21, 2017, 01:37:45 PM »
I have time for a few more. Joe
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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #18 on: June 21, 2017, 01:44:17 PM »
Acres of coolness!  Joe
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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #19 on: June 21, 2017, 01:47:48 PM »
This truck had all kids of cool stuff going on!  Joe
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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #20 on: June 21, 2017, 01:52:08 PM »
This Gold 55 Gasser was so cool every time I walked past it I had to take another picture. Here's some more until I get back here later.  Joe
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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #21 on: June 21, 2017, 02:29:30 PM »
Looks like a great show with a verity of car’s!
Thanks for taking the time to share the pictures with us.

jaded iconoclast

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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #22 on: June 21, 2017, 02:33:27 PM »
Some very cool stuff. I especially liked the Chevelle wagons, the red '40 with the Cragars, and the blue stingray.

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« Reply #23 on: June 21, 2017, 02:43:05 PM »
This makes me think of Tom Akins "Lead Sled".

oldsjoe

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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #24 on: June 21, 2017, 05:02:33 PM »
Great pics, Joe!  Thank you.  I like the variety.

Thanks Tom there is plenty of variety and the cool stuff never ends!  Joe

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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #25 on: June 21, 2017, 05:08:35 PM »
Great location for a Hot Rod Reunion Beech Bend Raceway.  Joe
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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #26 on: June 21, 2017, 05:13:41 PM »
Something for everyone and more.  Joe
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oldsjoe

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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #27 on: June 21, 2017, 05:23:26 PM »
Looks like a great show with a verity of car’s!
Thanks for taking the time to share the pictures with us.

Oh it is a real fun show Dean one of the coolest around here anyway.  Joe
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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #28 on: June 21, 2017, 05:27:59 PM »
Heck there's an amusement park and water park right next door and a campground too.  Joe
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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #29 on: June 21, 2017, 05:33:37 PM »
Some camp in the campground and walk the show relax at camp and come see some more of the show all day long.  Joe
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« Reply #30 on: June 21, 2017, 05:38:56 PM »
Some very cool stuff. I especially liked the Chevelle wagons, the red '40 with the Cragars, and the blue stingray.


Jaded I think there are more wagons to come stay tuned!  Joe

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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #31 on: June 21, 2017, 05:42:55 PM »
Here are some more.  Joe
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jaded iconoclast

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« Reply #32 on: June 21, 2017, 06:33:09 PM »
I like the black '66 Chevy II(I have a wagon), LOVE the jacked up chevy coupe!!

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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #33 on: June 21, 2017, 10:09:04 PM »
Yes it was a great car show, but how about the spectacular nostalgia drag racing!

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« Reply #34 on: June 22, 2017, 08:29:32 AM »
Yes it was a great car show, but how about the spectacular nostalgia drag racing!

I'm getting to those pictures Mr. Prather and yes there was PLENTY of cool nostalgia drag cars on the strip all weekend long!  Joe
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« Reply #35 on: June 22, 2017, 08:34:11 AM »
A lot of door to door action going on.  Joe
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« Reply #36 on: June 22, 2017, 08:38:18 AM »
The stands were full all weekend with very enthusiastic folks!  Joe
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« Reply #37 on: June 22, 2017, 08:42:37 AM »
The fence where I was standing was always full of people too what a great track.  Joe
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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #38 on: June 22, 2017, 08:46:39 AM »
What a cool race and show combo.  Joe
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« Reply #39 on: June 22, 2017, 08:50:22 AM »
Non stop racing action is always FUN!  Joe
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« Reply #40 on: June 22, 2017, 08:56:45 AM »
I was enjoying the action from the covered grandstand's the first part of the day. Like a dummy I picked the HOTTEST part of the day to stand in the heat and try and take some pictures!  Joe
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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #41 on: June 22, 2017, 09:01:04 AM »
The drag racing was the best part of the weekend if you ask me.  Joe
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« Reply #42 on: June 22, 2017, 09:05:24 AM »
Most of the racing happened on Friday and Saturday Thursday was pretty much a wash out until late in the evening.  joe
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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #43 on: June 22, 2017, 09:08:46 AM »
This is pretty much all the racing action I have that is somewhat visible some came out blurry and not much fun to look at.  Joe
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« Reply #44 on: June 22, 2017, 11:02:13 AM »
Great Job ... Joe ~~ Keep'em Comm'n  :o :o ::) 8) 8)
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« Reply #45 on: June 22, 2017, 03:30:27 PM »
Great Job ... Joe ~~ Keep'em Comm'n  :o :o ::) 8) 8)
....John

I have a few from the pit's John, it's a hell of a walk but somebody has to do it right!  Joe
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« Reply #46 on: June 22, 2017, 03:34:46 PM »
Talk about hot I bet the pit side of the track was at least 30 degrees warmer! Well according to my feet anyway!  Joe
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« Reply #47 on: June 22, 2017, 03:39:21 PM »
I never claimed to be very fast, but I'll get em done sooner or later!  Joe
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« Reply #48 on: June 22, 2017, 03:43:31 PM »
The thing about walking the pits is somebody always fires up a car, ya just have to go get closer to listen and enjoy the race fuel!  Joe
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« Reply #49 on: June 22, 2017, 03:48:35 PM »
Have some errands to run I'll be back soon.  Joe
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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #50 on: June 22, 2017, 10:05:31 PM »
Talk about hot I bet the pit side of the track was at least 30 degrees warmer! Well according to my feet anyway!  Joe
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« Reply #51 on: June 23, 2017, 06:57:06 AM »
Joe, great job on the pics,  love the variety and all the drag cars..........I believe this is where the Greybeard tour will end up next year.......after looking at your pics,  i can't wait. 

Thanks for bringing us all along!
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« Reply #52 on: June 23, 2017, 01:27:13 PM »
Joe, great job on the pics,  love the variety and all the drag cars..........I believe this is where the Greybeard tour will end up next year.......after looking at your pics,  i can't wait. 

Thanks for bringing us all along!

It's a FUN time for sure Davy but the trip to LARS looks like something I'd like to do too. Here's the last of my coverage from bowling Green.  Joe
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Re: 2017 Hot Rod Reunion Bowling Green Ky June 15,16,17
« Reply #53 on: June 23, 2017, 08:20:05 PM »
The thing about walking the pits is somebody always fires up a car, ya just have to go get closer to listen and enjoy the race fuel!  Joe

Wow.... Joe I'm With You ....Waking Up In Th Morning  :o :o :o With Th Smell Of Racing Fuel, Nitro & Burning Hydes Gets Da Adrenaline Running,
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« Reply #54 on: July 16, 2017, 10:14:37 AM »
Joe, thanks for all the great pics. It was just like being there, well almost! Going to have to put this one on my bucket list.
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