Newberry Observer

August Cruise In draws crowd

NEWBERRY — Midlands SC Muscle and Classic Car Group held their August Cruise In at Stokes Trainor on Aug. 26 with 62 total classic cars, muscle cars and trucks, 200 spectators and guests and 42 members attending.

“Midlands SC Muscle and Classic Car Group August Cruise In was a great success. Thank you Joe Trainor and staff for allowing our group to use your dealership for our cruise in,” said Zeb Reid, president of the club.

The next Midlands SC Muscle and Classic Car Cruise In will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sept. 30 at Sonic Restaurant in Newberry.

Reid also gave special thanks to Shane Stafford of Audio Advantage for donating stereo items for raffle prizes and Kickin’ Pig Bar-B-Que for coming to the Cruise In. He also thanked Mayor Foster Senn for attending.

Here’s a look at who attended and the vehicles they displayed:

1. Zeb and Angela Reid — 1990 Ford Mustang LX Convertible (7-UP)

2. Doug Wessinger — 1965 Chevelle Malibu SS

3. Elwood Jones — 1972 240Z

4. Brent Jones — 2006 Chevrolet Silverado (Intimidator)

5. Jerry Alewine — 1965 Chevrolet Corvair

6. Darrell Harloul — 2010 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1

7. Barry Shealy — 1969 Chevrolet C-10

8. Alan Hartman — 1969 Pontiac Firebird

9. Todd Blaisdan — 2011 Ford Mustang GT (California Special)

10. Chuck and Marilyn Smart — 1970 Ford Mustang (Boss 302)

11. Mike and Mary Jane Lindler — 1970 SS Chevrolet Chevelle

12. Mary Lane Johnson — 1931 Ford Roaster

13. Tony Johnson — 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air

14. Gary Johnson — 1955 Chevrolet Nomad

15. Gary Johnson — 1967 Chevrolet Chevelle SS

16. Wayne Bannister — 1923 Ford T-Bucket

17. Jim Ridge — 1970 Dodge Challenger R/T

18. Ed Keschinger — 1999 Dodge Viper RT-10

19. Dwight and Julia Davis — 1978 VW Bus

20. Barry Raleigh — 1969 GTO

21. Jeff Byrd — 1950 Chevy

22. Melvin and Donna Smith — 1965 Ford Galaxie 500 LTD

23. Fred Sebesta — 1946 Ford Coupe

24. Michael Wessinger — 1965 Chevrolet C-10

25. Jamie Johnson — 1960 Studebaker

26. Wyman Corder — 1966 Ford Thunderbird

27. Tom Fearrington — 1969 Chevrolet Camaro

28. Thomas Jacobs — 2017 Ford Mustang Shelby 350R

29. Larry Penland — 1961 Chevrolet Impala

30. David Crocker — 1956 Ford Thunderbird

31. Cheryl R. Bedenbaugh — 1990 Chevrolet Caprice Classic

32. Timothy Allison — 1975 Duster

33. Jason Joyner — 1988 Ford F150

34. David Quinn — 1972 Chevrolet Chevelle SS

35. Paul Stuhr — 1934 Ford

36. Reuber Sutton — 1991 Chevrolet Camaro

37. Lacy Covert — 1987 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS

38. Erique Cuz — 2011 Challenger R/T

39. Yasmin Martinez — 2016 Challenger

40. Dave Wiley — 1974 CUDA

41. Doyle Waites — 1960 VW Beetle

42. Sergio Cornejo — 1979 Ford F-150 Lariat

Mary Jane Lindler was the 50/50 raffle winner.
https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_IMG_3644.jpgMary Jane Lindler was the 50/50 raffle winner. Courtesy photos
Mary Lane Johnson brought this 1931 Ford Roadster to the cruise in.
https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_IMG_3620.jpgMary Lane Johnson brought this 1931 Ford Roadster to the cruise in. Courtesy photos
Timothy Allison displayed this 1975 Duster.
https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_IMG_3622.jpgTimothy Allison displayed this 1975 Duster. Courtesy photos
This 2017 Shelby Ford Mustang 350R owned by Thomas Jacobs was a looker.
https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_IMG_3626.jpgThis 2017 Shelby Ford Mustang 350R owned by Thomas Jacobs was a looker. Courtesy photos
Dwight and Julia Davis brought their 1978 VW Bus to the cruise in.
https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_IMG_3628.jpgDwight and Julia Davis brought their 1978 VW Bus to the cruise in. Courtesy photos
Tom Fearrington displayed this 1969 Camaro.
https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_IMG_3631.jpgTom Fearrington displayed this 1969 Camaro. Courtesy photos
Elwood Jones brought his 1972 240Z and his son Brent Jones brought his 2006 Chevrolet Silverado Intimidator to the cruise in.
https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_IMG_3632.jpgElwood Jones brought his 1972 240Z and his son Brent Jones brought his 2006 Chevrolet Silverado Intimidator to the cruise in. Courtesy photos
Ed Keschinger bought this 1999 Dodge Viper RT10 brand new in 1999.
https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_IMG_3635.jpgEd Keschinger bought this 1999 Dodge Viper RT10 brand new in 1999. Courtesy photos
Lacy Covert displayed this 1987 Monte Carlo SS.
https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_IMG_3636.jpgLacy Covert displayed this 1987 Monte Carlo SS. Courtesy photos
Zarek Reid with a Venom BMX Mini.
https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_IMG_3639.jpgZarek Reid with a Venom BMX Mini. Courtesy photos
Zarek Reid shows off his Venom BMX Mini and Sergio Cornejo shows off his Go bike.
https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_IMG_3642.jpgZarek Reid shows off his Venom BMX Mini and Sergio Cornejo shows off his Go bike. Courtesy photos
Quinn Waites, son of group member Doyle Waites (owner of a 1960 VW Beetle), won one of the raffle drawings.
https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_IMG_3643.jpgQuinn Waites, son of group member Doyle Waites (owner of a 1960 VW Beetle), won one of the raffle drawings. Courtesy photos
Kickin’ Pig Bar-B-Que had a tent set up during the Cruise In.
https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_Cars-2.jpgKickin’ Pig Bar-B-Que had a tent set up during the Cruise In. Courtesy photos
Crowds gather to look at the cars.
https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_Cars.jpgCrowds gather to look at the cars. Courtesy photos

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