2014 Barrett-Jackson Cup: Ultimate Best-In-Show Results

2014 Barrett-Jackson Cup Winner

2013 Great 8 Truck at Detroit Autorama, Hot Rod Garage, Jason Smith

Ultimate Best in Show Winner
Owner: Alan Beers
Builder: Hot Rod Garage – Jason Smith
Car Description: 1957 Chevrolet Pickup
Details:

  • 2014 Good Guys Truck of the Year
  • 2013 Great 8 Truck at Detroit Autorama
  • 3” top chop, 540 big block with Crower “Stack” fuel injection, Baer brakes, one-off billet wheels and trim by Greening Auto Company, Interior by CAR Upholstery, Inc. with Classic Instruments gauges.
  • Every body panel has been modified and smoothed.

Ultimate Best in Show Winner Package: $30,000 CASH and individualized Barrett-Jackson Cup Trophy plus General Motors Crate Engine and Transmission ($15,000 Value), Waterloo Tool Chest and Craftsman Tools ($6,000 Value), Reliable Transportation Credit for 1 year ($5000 Value), Adam’s Polish Product ($1,000 Value) and a Hot August Nights Barrett-Jackson Cup Jacket ($250 Value).

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1st Runner Up:
Owner: Don Smith
Builder: Jeff Kinsey – Hot Rods by JSK
Car Description: 1932 Ford 4 Door
Details:

  •  2014 Street Rod of the Year.
  •  2014 Great 8 Car in Detroit.
  •  This month’s Street Rodder cover car.
  •  Early 50s race car theme.
  •  Bored and Stroked Thunderbird Y block V8 with a vintage Hilborn intake converted to EFI, a 5 speed manual transmission feeding into a quick-change rear axle. The body and frame are handmade including suicide doors with eliminated b-pillars.
  •  Hand stitched “baseball glove” leather interior by Paul Atkins.
  •  Sprint Car Steering and modified vintage drum brakes.

1st Runner Up Prize Package: $18,000 CASH plus Miller Motorsports Package ($5,000 Value), Craftsman Tools ($3,000 Value), Adam’s Polish Product ($1,000 Value) and a Hot August Nights Barrett-Jackson Cup Jacket ($250 Value).

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2nd Runner Up: 1935 Chevrolet Phaeton
Owner: Wes Rydell
Builder: Rad Rides by Troy
Car Description: 1935 Chevrolet Phaeton
Details:

  • 2014 “America’s Most Beautiful Roadster” at the Grand National Roadster Show.
  • Designed by Chip Foose and built by the winner of the inaugural Barrett-Jackson Cup, Rad Rides by Troy.
  • Modified Roadster Shop chassis with “Heidt’s” independent suspension all around.
  • A GM Performance 383 Ram Jet engine with EFI modified to look like an old 1957 Rochester unit.
  • Understated CNC machined wheels were made by Curtis Speed
  • Rad-rides stitched the art-deco red leather upholstery and canvas top in-house.

2nd Runner Up Prize Package:$10,000 CASH plus Bed Wood and Parts bed liner ($3,000 Value), Adam’s Polish Product ($1,000 Value) and a Hot August Nights Barrett-Jackson Cup Jacket ($250 Value).

2014 Barrett-Jackson Cup, 1964 Buick Riviera

3rd Runner Up:
Owner and Builder: J.F.Launier
Car Description: 1964 Buick Riviera
Details:

  •  2014 Ridler Award Winner at the Detroit Autorama.
  •  Hand built body starting with little more than a $300 “parts car” rusted hulk.
  •  Rear window and deck area grafted from a later “boat tail” Riviera.
  •  Two rear-mounted turbochargers feed a 6.2 liter Chevrolet LS V8 by way of a massive intake tube that runs through the cockpit.
  •  Giving the car its low, wide stance, a custom built perimeter chassis rides on Curtis Speed billet wheels
  •  Inside the completely hand made interior has been converted to a two seat sports car layout. The theme draws attention to the rear mounted turbos.

3rd Runner Up Prize Package: $7,000 CASH plus Adam’s Polish Product ($1,000 Value) and a Hot August Nights Barrett-Jackson Cup Jacket ($250 Value).

1967 Chevrolet Nova Barrett-Jackson Cup

4th Runner Up:
Owner:  Steve Turnari
Builder: Jeremy Miranda, Miranda Built
Car Description: 1967 Nova
Details:

  •  2014 Goodguys Street Machine of the Year Winner.
  •  2014 Detroit Autorama “Great 8”.
  •  Twin Turbo “NASCAR SB2” small block Chevrolet engine.
  •  RideTech pro-touring suspension controlled by an iPad.
  •  Budnik Gasser D wheels
  •  Paint by Charley Hutton including the unique orange finish on the wheels and engine trim.

4th Runner Up Prize Package: $5,000 CASH, plus Adam’s Polish Product ($1,000 Value) and a Hot August Nights Barrett-Jackson Cup Jacket ($250 Value).

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