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Stanfield Belair takes top car show honors; Cruise photos

Classic cars filled The Dalles Friday evening, Aug. 9, for the Neon Cruise, pictured here on Second Street, downtown.

Photo by Mark Gibson
Classic cars filled The Dalles Friday evening, Aug. 9, for the Neon Cruise, pictured here on Second Street, downtown.


Billy Speck, left, and Michael Waldrep watch the parade of vehicles cruising up Second Street during the Neon Cruise Friday night, Aug. 8.


Fuzzy dice dangle from the rearview mirror of a 1964 Olds Cutless owned by Ernie and Diana Edwards. Mark B. Gibson photo


Fans of the Neon Cruise wave to a vehicle passing up Second Street Friday, Aug. 9. Pictured are, left to right, Ryan Rooper, Laura Bailey, Ross Bailey and Linda Glanden. Mark B. Gibson photo


Red on red on red, with a bit of orange, classic cars make a colorful splash on Second Street during the Neon Cruise Friday night, Aug. 8. Passenger at right is Deanne Carrico.

The Mid-Columbia Car Club announced the following trophy winners from the Aug. 9 Show in the Shade car event at Sorosis Park:

1 Under the Sun

Richard Latham, Stanfield, 1957 Chevrolet Belair

Best Red

Brian Leetch, Camas, Wash., 1941 Willys Coupe

Best Not Red

Gary O’, Yakima, Wash., 1933 Ford Coupe

Neon Cruiser

Roy & Janette Roberts, Selah, Wash., 1957 Ford Convertible

Host Stock

Bob Schultens, The Dalles 1968 Mustang CS

Host Modified

Larry & Debbie Renard, The Dalles 1940 Ford 4dr

Best Chevrolet

Richard Latham, Stanfield, 1955 Chev Belair

Best Ford

Debbie Jackson, Portland, 1955 T-Bird

Best of the Rest

Jim De St Jeor, Plain, Wash., 1967 Olds 442

Pre 32

Gary & Marilyn Chapman, White Salmon, 1931 Ford Victoria


Mike & Vicki Haskew, Bayview, ID, 1937 Studebaker Coupe


Kent Morehouse, Pasco, Wash., 1940 Cadillac Lasalle

49-54 Stock

Michael Ollis, Plain, Wash., 1949 Ford Coupe

49-64 Modified

Rex Patterson, Dallesport, Wash., 1950 Ford Woodie

55-57 Stock

Les & Ruth Foss, Montesano, Wash., 1957 Chev Belair

55-57 Modified

Jim Bellmore, Mt. Vernon, Wash., 1955 Chev 210

58-64 Stock

Ernie & Diana Edwards, Prineville, 1964 Olds Cutlass

58-64 Modified

Doug & Linda McGlothern, Kennewick, Wash. 1961 Ford F-100

65-69 Stock

Kent Cox, Gresham,1964 ½ Mustang

65-69 Modified

Pam & Rudy Santibanez, Portland 1969 Camaro

70’s Stock

Mike Conley, Cottage Grove, 1972 Chev Nova

70’s Modified

Preston Dahl, Goldendale, Wash., 1976 Trans Am

80 Up Stock

Lisa Stiff, Yamhill, , 2009 Pontiac G GXP

80 Up Modified

Terry & Pam Dorsey, Aloha, 1998 Corvette

Pre 47 Commercial

Tim Whipple, Vancouver, Wash.,1920 Model T flatbed

47-66 Commercial

Don & Cyndy Williams, Prineville, 1959 Dodge Power Wagon

67 Up Commercial

David Storkel, Beaverton,1972 Chev K10


Kurt Rohrbacher, Willard, Wash., 1960 Triumph TR3

53-82 Corvette

Jerry Weese, Portland,1954 Corvette

83 Up Corvette

Todd & Lorene Lenseigne, Toppenish, Wash. 2013 Corvette

Musclecar Stock

Tom & Kathy Stephenson, LaPine 1969 Dodge Super Bee

Musclecar Modified

Gary Masterson, Tillamook, 1972 Chevelle SS


Anthony Commander, The Dalles 1968 Pontiac GTO

Under Construction

Victor Weldon, Carson, Wash., 1981 Mercury Capri


Don Story, Pasco, Wash., , 1941 Wills PU

Dufur Pick

Gary O’Halloran, Yakima, Wash., 1933 Ford Coupe

Long Distance

Randy Driskell, Martinez, CA, 1932 Ford Roadster

Longest Ownership (58 years!)

Warren & JoAnn Buckley, Bothell, Wash. 1940 Ford Coupe

Hard Luck

Sarah Marsh, Yakima, Wash.

Club Participation

1st Mustang Wranglers (16)

2nd Yakima Valley Corvettes (13)


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