Todd Bodine & Courtney Hansen ‘Meet & Greet’ Photos

Courtney Hansen and Todd Bodine spent some private time with Motorama showgoers, signing autographs, chatting and taking pictures. Thanks to everyone who participated and we hope you enjoyed your time at the show.

Feel free to grab the images below, by ‘right-clicking’ on the full-size versions of the ones you want and then choosing ‘save as.’ If you would like a full-size version of your photos, please send a note to greg@motoramashow.com with reduced-size images or descriptions of the ones you want, and we’ll email them to you.

Thank you again!

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Motorama 2015 Photo Gallery

A gallery of images from the 2015 Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo. The show took place March 13-15, 2015 at Toronto’s International Centre.

The images are courtesy of Paolo Pedicelli, Dave Franks, Hans Janzen and Greg MacPherson.

We thank everyone for coming to the show! A gallery of images from the VIP Meet & Greets with Courtney Hansen and Todd Bodine will be posted shortly.

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2015 Show Car Awards

MOTORAMA CUSTOM CAR & MOTORSPORTS EXPO CLASS AWARDS

SATURDAY, MARCH 14, 2015

STREET MACHINE CUSTOM – 1980-2015

Winner: #253 Solomon Roxborough – 1999 Mustang

Runner-up: #204 Gerry Misko – 1999 Camaro

PRO STREET – CAGE AND TUBBED

Winner: #104 Tom Renzetti – 1941 Willys Coupe

Runner-up: #228 Alex Smith – 1941 Chevy Truck

RESTORED / ORIGINAL – PRE-1928

Winner: #115 Scott Sinclair – 1928 Chevy

Runner-up: #266 Greg Whaley – 1924 Ford Model T

RESTORED / ORIGINAL – 1928-1934

Winner: #280 William Vaughan – 1929 Ford Speedster

RESTORED / ORIGINAL – 1949-1957

Winner: #123 Frank Micoy – 1957 Chevy

RESTORED / ORIGINAL – 1958-1967

Winner: #242 Doug Renault – 1964 Dodge

Runner-up: #244 Cye Ypma – 1967 Cougar

RESTORED / ORIGINAL – 1968-1972

Winner: #229 Jason...

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Thank you!!!

Day 3

The inaugural Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo is a wrap. A huge thank you to all of the car and racing enthusiasts who came! Thanks, too, to all of the volunteers and staff who worked so hard all weekend!

The cars were incredible and the exhibitors and displays were fantastic. Special thanks to Courtney Hansen, Todd Bodine, Ron Fellows, Jeff Lutz, Tom Bailey, David Tucci, Mitch Markowitz and all of our sponsors for being part of the show.

We’ll be posting photos and a listing of the car show award winners in the next few days.

Grand Champion (Custom)

Congratulations to Motorama Grand Champion Award Winner Eric Boily and his 1971 Chevy El Camino!

Have a great summer and we’ll see you next year!

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Day 2 is in the books. We’ll see you on Sunday!

Motorama STNOC

Thank you to everyone who came to the Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo today (Saturday)! The day ended with the Short Track Night of Champions on the Johnsonville Stage. The showcar Class Awards were also handed out. The judging team identified The Canadian 10 and the Motorama Grand Champion will be revealed tomorrow at 3:00 p.m.

It was an incredible day and we’re looking forward to the third and final day, tomorrow.

The show runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Toronto’s International Centre. Two-time NASCAR Truck Series champion Todd Bodine will be back tomorrow, as will Courtney Hansen, Jeff Lutz, Tom Bailey, Bob Larivee Sr., Mitch Markowitz, Dave Tucci, a bunch of NASCAR Canadian Tire Series cars, short track and drag racers, hundreds of incredible cars and racing vehicles and more!

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Seminar and Event Schedule for Saturday, March 14

VIP Meet & Greet Combined (Custom)

10:45 – 11:45 a.m.    Stoneridge Specialty Insurance. Oval Track Owners Session. Seminar Room #104. This seminar is designed to discuss and review the current driver “safety” requirements for all classes at oval tracks. The goal is to have an open discussion on the minimum standards that will be applied equally to all tracks.

10:45 – 11:30 a.m.    Courtney Hansen VIP Meet & Greet. Meeting Room #102. A 45-minute private chat, photo and autograph session with Overhaulin’ original and current PowerNation TV show host Courtney Hansen. Tickets required. Quantities are limited. Available in advance at MotoramaShow.com or at the Hall 1 ticket window.

Noon – 1:30 p.m.    RACEPAK 101. Seminar Room #104...

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Day 1 is done… See you on Saturday!

Motorama Day 1

Day 1 of the inaugural Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo is in the books. Thank you to everyone who came to the International Centre today!!

The cars, displays and crowds were incredible. The many students in attendance were fantastic, and we appreciate them and their teachers & chaperones coming to the show!

Motorama opens its doors again tomorrow (Saturday) morning at 10 a.m. and we have a full floor and a busy schedule of events.

Courtney Hansen​ and Todd Bodine will be here signing autographs and meeting fans.

Check out the details on their private VIP Meet & Greets!

Drag Week champions Jeff Lutz and Tom Bailey ( Bailey Racing​ ) will be in the Drag Week booth with their incredible cars, signing autographs throughout the day.

Ron Fellows will host his annual ‘Ron & Friends’ s...

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Official Motorama 2015 Show Program: Free Digital Flipbook

Motorama 2015 Program Cover (Large)

Click HERE or on the cover image at right to view the Official 2015 Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo show program as a free digital flipbook.

The cover features a visual of Tom Bailey’s incredible Sick Seconds 1.0 that will be at Motorama. Inside, you’ll find a show map, Johnsonville Stage and seminar schedules, features and profiles highlighting some of the notable cars and personalities that will be at the show, and more.

Thank you to the many companies that supported the program. Be sure to grab a hard copy of the actual printed program when you’re at the show, but in the meantime, check out the digital edition and click on some of the ads, which will take you to their respective homepages.

Motorama 2015 Program Cover (Large)Support the companies that support the industry!

We’ll see you at the show! The Motorama Cu...

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Tucci Hot Rods:

Tucci Hot Rods Logo (Medium)

Assisted only by his wife Jill, a fellow fabricator and a shop helper, in 18 years Dave Tucci has nurtured and grown Tucci Hot Rods into an internationally respected builder of custom vehicles.

Deferring the paint and upholstery work to other professionals, Tucci Hot Rods is otherwise a complete one-stop fab shop, known for their creative innovative and customized designs.

Not limiting their creation to just cars, customized motorcycles and trucks are also a part of Tucci’s heritage, with well “into the hundreds” of projects passing through their Marcy, NY (45 miles east of Syracuse) shop doors.

“This really started as a hobby for me,” admitted Dave Tucci. “My father was into cars, and I guess that rubbed off on me...

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Drag Week Champs Featured: Jeff Lutz and Tom Bailey… and their cars!

Hot Rod Cover CarsAngled (Medium)

Tom Bailey is an award-winning car builder whose record-setting Camaro has been featured in numerous publications throughout the world. Bailey is the 2013 Hot Rod Drag Week Champion.

His street legal Camaro, which he points out is “not a race car that is street legal – it is a street legal car that can also race,” was the first street car to run in the six-second range on all five days of Hot Rod Drag Week Championship.

He holds the record for the fastest pass in drag week history at 217 mph, the record for the quickest pass for a street driven car at 6.70 seconds. In fact, Bailey drive drove his Camaro over 1,600 km on the street and then went 6.78 at 349 kph!

And not only will Tom Bailey be coming with his Drag Week-winning Sick Seconds 1...

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