Feb 4, 2012 at 12:14 pm #41045
50th Annual Asphalt Angels Show – Greater Richmond, VA – Feb. 10th – 12th, 2012
It’s the 50th! Don’t Miss The Festival of Rods & Customs. East Coast’s Biggest & Largest Indoor Auto Exhibition. Unique & Unusual Trophies, Relaxed, Laid Back Atmosphere & Impartial Judging at The Showplace, Located at 3000 Mechanicsville Turnpike, Richmond, VA., Show Hours: Friday 3 – 11pm, Sat. 10 am – 11 pm, and Sunday 10 – 6 pm. Adults $10, Children 6-12 Years $5, Five Years & Under are Free. Call 804.225.8877 For More Info.
ÂFeb 9, 2012 at 3:04 pm #41046
Doug Walker from Joe Smith Early Fords is having an open house on Saturday, the same weekend as the show for the locals, Everyone is welcome.
Drinks and Pizzas at noon. (so if you get there early enough you can put in a request)
We will be giving 10% off of any in stock items and Free shipping on out of stock items for anyone who stops by the shop. Sorry no phone or internet orders on this deal.
Joe Smith Early Ford & Hot Rod
1113 Blackstone Ave
Glen Allen, VA
Come on by. Tell your neighbors. Everyone is welcome. Bring the kids, mine will probably be there as well.Feb 9, 2012 at 10:55 pm #41047
Our buddy Pete Hartman Swung by the Showplace on his way home from the airport and Report he got a sneak peak at the show (while checking on a car – more on that later) …….
“Wow, what a nice event. Lots of new hot rods and customs, stuff I’ve never seen before. A nice selection of racecars, too. Ought to be lots of fun on Saturday. Best show I’ve seen from the Angels in a while. I’m excited.”Feb 10, 2012 at 4:30 pm #41048
BTTTFeb 11, 2012 at 10:05 pm #41049
Congratulations to the Asphalt Angels on their 50th Anniversary show at the Showplace !!! Here’s a few snap shots for the night folks … more tomorrow (the ’34 Ford green was one of my favs)Feb 11, 2012 at 10:07 pm #41050
I have 300 images from the show, I’ll post more tomorrow I can “Bear-ly keep my eyes open, LOL These were two of my other favorites of the show today (not the Bear) LOLFeb 11, 2012 at 10:23 pm #41051
When we left the Show, we came out to find …………………… White Stuff, EEKK That’s Pete’s ’61 .. one of our Board Members here at SRM. Tomorrow I’ll post the awesome ride he had on display IN the show. The ’61 must’ve been bad it was outside, LOL. Actually it was on display last year in the show.
Sneak Peak at Pete’s other ride, the ’34, all warm tucked away inside the showFeb 11, 2012 at 10:54 pm #41052
Looks like alot of cool stuff showin off today!!!
RJFeb 12, 2012 at 7:59 am #41053
Great show and lots and lots of fun. Truly the Gathering of the Tribe. Breakfast, lunch (finally around 2:30pm), a snow storm, and a bad brake cylinder going out on the drive home.
Who could ask for more?
Richmond, VAFeb 12, 2012 at 3:57 pm #41054
Please don’t be tellin us that the Phartmobile wazzz harmed in the process of posting this story !!!!!!!!!!!!See ya on the road folksFeb 12, 2012 at 10:25 pm #41055
I hope you have updated with a double master cyl. By the way, now you are the one driving you’re hot rod in bad weather! Cool stuff, huh?Feb 12, 2012 at 11:07 pm #41056
Something different for your project list ………. after all spring is coming and there’s yard work to do right ? …….Feb 14, 2012 at 8:00 pm #41057
I’m told that the ’34 won a great big trophy at the awards show. Good to see that old heaps can still get the love!!!Feb 14, 2012 at 10:26 pm #41058
She’s a Beauty a REAL LIFE BEAUTY !! Congrats Pete!Feb 15, 2012 at 9:06 pm #41059
It is a BEAUTY, Pete! Congrats!!!! -Jer:>)
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