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Saturday, Oct 01, 2016

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.

Dade City Cruise-in Oct. 1, 2016

Dear readers:

The monthly Dade City Cruise-in will be held from 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016, in historic downtown. There will be music, games and vendors. For information, visit www.dadecitychamber.org

NITISH S. RELE

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Plant City Strawberry Classic Car Show Sept. 17, 2016

Hello readers:

The monthly Plant City Strawberry Classic Car Show is Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016. 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 1990 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 Reeves Motorsports Gathering Sept. 3, 2016

Good morning readers:

The monthly Reeves Motorsports Gathering will be held from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016.  Car owners and enthusiasts can showcase their classic, exotic, luxury and super cars. Reeves Import Motorcars is at 11333 N. Florida Ave., Tampa (enter from Florida Avenue between Reeves Subaru and Reeves Maserati). For more information or directions, e-mail Jeff Wisz at jwisz@drivereeves.com, call (813) 933-2811 or visit www.drivereeves.com

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Dade City Cruise-in resumes Sept. 3, 2016

Dear readers:

The monthly Dade City Cruise-in will be held from 2 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016, in historic downtown. There will be music, games and vendors. For information, visit www.dadecitychamber.org

NITISH S. RELE

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The Shops at Wiregrass Car & Truck Show Aug. 21, 2016

Dear readers:

The Shops at Wiregrass Car & Truck Show will be held on Sunday, Aug. 21, at 28211 Paseo Drive, Wesley Chapel. There is a $15 pre-registration or $20 day of show, which is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Registration will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., followed by judging, then trophies presented at 4. For information, visit http://www.premiumcarshows.com or call (727) 321-1211.

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Plant City Strawberry Classic Car Show Aug. 20, 2016

Hello readers:

The monthly Plant City Strawberry Classic Car Show is Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016. 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 1990 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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Northpointe Village Classic Car Show set Aug. 13

Dear readers:

The Northpointe Village Classic Car Show will be from 5 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016. It is hosted by Let’s Roll Promotions at Northpointe Village, 16506 Point Village Drive, Lutz. There is live music, door prizes, 50/50, and no entry fee. The show is open to all classic and muscle cars, street rods, hot rods and customs. For more information or to sponsor, call Paul Figoni at (813) 468-0277.

NITISH S. RELE

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Tampa Reeves Motorsports Gathering Aug. 6, 2016

Good morning readers:

The monthly Reeves Motorsports Gathering will be held from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 6, 2016.  Car owners and enthusiasts can showcase their classic, exotic, luxury and super cars. Reeves Import Motorcars is at 11333 N. Florida Ave., Tampa (enter from Florida Avenue between Reeves Subaru and Reeves Maserati). For more information or directions, e-mail Jeff Wisz at jwisz@drivereeves.com, call (813) 933-2811 or visit www.drivereeves.com

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1935 Cadillac sedan for sale! Asking $42,700

Dear readers:

For all you Cadillac lovers, the 1935 Caddy sedan is a 4 door, 5 passenger, Series 20, Style #35-659, 136” wheelbase, 4,825 pounds, Fisher Body. New paint and upholstery, ready to show and tour!Asking $42,700 – Recently reduced priced to sell!A rare car, CCCA recognizes 1935 as the last year that all models of Cadillacs were considered full classics. Model year production – 1,859. Previous owner bought in 1970 and had a frame off restoration over a span of 35 years, leaving it nearly complete upon his death in 2013. This car was literally only driven once around the block in the past 50 years. Original Cadillac "Build Sheet" available shows this car came equipped with options of the adjustable steering column, 5 Wire Wheels and the Goddess Radiator Ornament. Factory installed adjustable rear shocks! Accessories include radio, heater. Standard equipped with windows pull shades, blanket rail, hand pulls, 3 “cats eye” cigar lighters. It was shipped to the Philadelphia Cadillac dealership January 10, 1935, and then spent more than half its life in Georgia, before its recent relocation to Florida. Originally sold in 1935 for $2,645.Pistorius Collectible Autos Antique & Classic Car Sales and Restoration ServicesCall Brando Pistorius at (813) 917-9205Tampa, Florida http://www.OldWheel.com

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USA Flea Market Car & Motorcycle Show & Swap Meet July 10

Dear readers:

The monthly Car & Motorcycle Show & Swap Meet will be Sunday, July 10, 2016, 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.

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