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Kengo Kimura’s ‘MasterPeace’

18 Apr , 2018
Created by Les

One of the highlights of the 2018 Spectacular will be the only Australian appearance of Kengo Kimura’s ’66 Triumph TR6 Trophy called ‘MasterPeace’.  The bike lives up to its name in all its aspects as an outstanding balance of artistic imagination and meticulous construction.  A legendary bike builder in Japan, Kengo started this build with […]

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Wolf in sheep’s clothing, sleeper, Q-ship?

18 Apr , 2018
Created by Les

When was the last time you saw a roll bar and venetian blinds in the same car?  Giving just a small clue as to the many surprises waiting to be discovered in Patrick ‘Paddy’ Gill’s ’76 LX Torana Sunbird, be sure to check out what makes this Torana so unique when you visit the 2018 WA […]

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Winning Ways

22 Jun , 2017
Created by Carl B

While there are dozens of awards handed out each year at the show for the various classes of cars; Street Machine, Hot Rod, Competition. Body styles; Coupe, Roadster, Sedan and individual areas of the vehicle; Engine Bay, Interior, Undercarriage, Paint, there is an Overall award given out to the highest point scoring vehicle in each […]

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Superstars of the Show

22 Jun , 2017
Created by Les

Since the award’s inception, the WA Hot Rod & Street Machine Spectacular has been a qualifying event for the Meguiar’s Superstars competition. This prestigious award is chosen by Owen Webb, a renowned Aussie street machine builder and Meguiar’s reprentative, who picks his four favourite cars and invites them to compete with cars that have qualified […]

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THE BRAKES ARE GOOD AND THE TYRES ARE FAIR

20 Mar , 2017
Created by Carl B

West Aussie hot rodder Ben Forster takes his 60s-style show rod to Japan and wows them all. WHEN it comes to building hot rods, Ben Forster is the kind of guy that prefers to get stuff on the road rather than impress the judges at car shows. One of his cars, a Model T coupe, […]

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