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Saturday, Sep 20, 2014

by Nitish Rele

Follow this guest blog for auto enthusiasts by Nitish Rele and get the latest scoop on car shows and events plus new car reviews.

9/11 Tribute Car Show Sept. 21 at Raymond James Stadium, Tampa

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Good afternoon readers:

The fourth annual 9/11 Tribute Car Show will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21, at Raymond James Stadium, 4201 N. Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa. Cost is $20 cars, $15 bikes for display; $1 spectator parking; several awards to be given; hop contest. For information, call Gabe of 813 Customs at (813) 933-4300 or email gabe@813customs.com

Regards,

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Largo Armed Forces History Museum Car Show/Chili Cook-Off on Sept. 20

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Good afternoon readers

A Car Show/Chili Cook-off will be held Saturday, Sept. 20, at the Armed Forces History Museum, 2050 34th Way N., Largo, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Also, there will be a First Responders Chili Cook-Off;  Budweiser beer truck, cupcake truck, hot dogs and snacks, WWII M8 vehicle rides, virtual simulator rides, museum tours and a live DJ from Rhino Cubes. Cost is $20 for general public; car show registrants pay $10 as donation to the museum. For information, call Paul Figoni at (813) 468-0277, the museum at (727) 539-8371 or visit http://www.armedforcesmuseum.com

See ya all there!

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Late Summer Car & Truck Show Sept. 20 at Quaker Steak

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Dear readers:

A Late Summer Car & Truck Show  will be held Saturday, Sept. 20 at Quaker Steak & Lube, 10400 49th St. N., Pinellas Park. There is a $15 pre-registration or $20 day of show, which is fom 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. registration with awards at 4. To register or for information, call (727) 321-1211 or visit http://www.premiumcarshows.com

Best,

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Super Charged Saturday Nights show Sept. 20 at Tres Amigos in Brandon

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Dear readers:

Organized by Tampa Wax Slingers, the Super Charged Saturday Nights will be held on Saturday, Sept. 20, at Tres Amigos Cantina, 2025 W. Brandon Blvd., Brandon, from 5 to 8 p.m. DJ Ed Cullins will be present. Also, awards will be given. Registration is just $3; free margarita or appetizer with registration proof. For information, call (813) 409-2630, email jcianfrocca@tampabay.rr.com or visit www.cianfroccadetail.com

See you all there!

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Plant City Strawberry Classic Car Show is Sept. 20

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Hello readers:

The monthly Plant City Strawberry Classic Car Show is Saturday, Sept. 20. It will be from 4 to 9 p.m. at McCall Park in historic downtown Plant City. Registration and admission are free. Eligible vehicles are 1987 and older. For details, call (813) 754-3707 or 1-800-760-2315 or visit www.plantcity.org

NITISH S. RELE

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Tampa Insty Tune & Lube cruise-in, gathering set Sept. 13, 2014

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Dear readers:

Insty Tune & Lube in Tampa will hold its monthly cruise-in and gathering on Sept. 13, 2014, from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. The show is held the second Saturday of every month. All makes and models, including muscle cars, Corvettes, show cars and classic cars are welcome at the full repair auto service shop. Coffee and pastries will be served. Insty Tune is at 14783 N. Dale Mabry Highway in Tampa. For information, call (813) 960-3908 or visit www.instytune.net

See you all there!

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Caliente Club & Resorts ‘That Was Then, This is Wow Corvette Show’ set Sept. 14, 2014

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Caliente Club & Resorts in Land O’ Lakes will hold "That Was Then, This is Wow Corvette Show" on Sunday, Sept. 14, at the club at 21240 Gran Via Blvd., from noon to 4 p.m. There will be Corvettes from 1953 to 2014 with $25 pre-registration or $30 day of show. Registered cars get free T-shirt; several awards to be given, For details, call (813) 996-3700, e-mail tampainfo@CalienteResorts.com or visit http://www.calienteresorts.com

See you all there!

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USA Flea Market Car & Motorcycle Show & Swap Meet Sept. 14

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The monthly Car & Motorcycle Show & Swap Meet will be Sunday, Sept. 14 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at USA Flea Market, 11721 U.S. 19, Port Richey (200 yards south of State Road 52). Registration is $10; vendor space is $4. For more information, call (727) 868-2143.

Best,

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Turbocharged Sunday Nights Sept. 14 at Taco Bus in Tampa

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Turbocharged Sunday Nights will be from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 14, at Taco Bus, 301 S. Falkenburg Road, Tampa. It is a free cruise-in. DJ is Ed Cullins. For information, call Tampa Wax Slingers at (813) 409-2630.

See you all there!

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Rotary Club of Largo Benefit Car & Truck Show Sept. 14

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The Rotary Club of Largo Benefit Car & Truck Show will be on Sunday, Sept. 14, at Largo Cultural Center (north parking lot), 105 Central Park Drive. It is an open, judged show to all years, makes and models. There is a $15 pre-registration or $20 day of show from 9 a.m. to noon and awards presented at 3. For information, call (727) 321-1211 or visit http://www.premiumcarshows.com

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