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Cruz’n @ Phil’s Welcomes Back Winter Residents


CRUZ’N @ PHIL’S welcomed back many of our winter residents as Sunday had (114) beautiful vehicles, including (5) Cruisers attending for their first time. We enjoyed seeing all the new Rides brought by regular and new Cruisers.

CRUZ’N @ PHIL’S was delighted to host two separate groups of Camaro Car Clubs Members for the Cruise-in and Lunch in our sponsor restaurant, Phil’s Filling Station Grill.

We have an abundance of Car Magazines placed in a rack at the Registration Table. They are donated by the Cruisers and are  free for your reading pleasure. You may read them while sitting by your car or take them home.  We also encourage everyone to bring any old Car Magazines and put them in the rack for others to enjoy.


* Our home web-site: created by Web Master, Jim Hahn, has complete Arizona Automotive Event Listings and weekly News & Photo Coverage of major Car Shows, Cruise Nights and Drag Racing.  The site also offers a comprehensive listing of things to do throughout Arizona.  Free Classified Ads, Car Clubs and more.  This is where you find current and back issues of our CRUZ’N @ PHIL’S e-Newsletter.

* A web-site created by Al Tracy of Glendale, AZ: or has a comprehensive listing of Car Shows across the Nation.  Classifieds can be posted on both sites.  Your Ride will get its own homepage with up to 10 photos and unlimited text.  Payment by PayPal or major credit cards accepted.  Set up a free “My Rides Account” to help sell your Ride and sign up for e-mail alerts.  Show off your Ride in a Free Car Show Gallery (up to 6 photos free).  All Rides for sale must first be listed in the classifieds. Place your Ad by contacting Al Tracy at 623-204-9172.

* MONTHLY:  SO-CAL SPEED SHOP holds a Swap Meet on the 2nd Saturday morning of each month.  Free coffee, Bottled Water and Donuts while you shop for car parts.  Event times are Sunrise till the donuts are gone.  Sell from the Trunk of your pre-1972 vehicle or pickup truck bed.  No trailers allowed due to limited space.  Arrive early and bring a donation of Non-Perishable Foods for the Food Bank. Located at 3427 McDowell Road; Phoenix, AZ – 602-275-7990 or

*WEEKLY:  “CRUZ’N @PHIL’S” is an informal gathering of Auto Enthusiasts every Sunday 12:00am to 3:00pm (Ok to arrive anytime after 10:00am) October thru May (except when Major Holidays and Infrequent Major Town Events fall on Sunday).  Host Sponsor and location is Phil’s Filling Station Grill; 16852 East Parkview Avenue; Fountain Hills, AZ.  Cruisers gather in this friendly environment with their Classic, Muscle, Sports, Antique, Truck, Motorcycle and Special Interest Vehicles for engaging conversation, Music, Free Drawings for Prizes and wonderful Food, Beverages and Views. There is No Club, No Officers, No Dues and No Politics, just Nice People with Magnificent Rides.  For information, Contact Darrel Hampton 480-209-5700 or

WEEKLY: Mesa Community Collage Red Mountain Campus “Show & Shine” Free Event every Friday 3PM to 8PM starting Oct 28, 2016 and ending May 12, 2017 (except Nov 24th, Dec 19th, 23rd, 30th, Jan 16th and Mar17th).  For more info contact Cheryl Hardt at 480-654-7766.

OCT 29, 2016: Arizona Deuce Day 10 – (a gathering of Deuces) Saturday Oct 29th 9:00AM – 2:00PM at Sanderson Ford 5111 West Maryland Avenue Glendale, AZ Registration Fee $35 before Day of Show and $40 at the show.  Make checks payable to George Walker 2446 E Karen drive Phoenix, AZ 85032.  For more information contact George Walker cell: 602-570-1932 or Home: 602-971-6447.

NOV 5, 2016: Kustom Kars for K-9’s and Kats to benefit “Lost our Home” Pet Foundation. Nov 5th Rain or Shine 9:00AM – 1:00PM downtown Octillo 2577 W Queen Creek Rd Chandler, AZ.  For Sponsorship and Registration contact Ralph Guarigilo  480-241-7622 or

NOV 12, 13 2016: Inaugural Show Your Car at PIR Car Corral: Take part in the inaugural Car Corral at Phoenix International Raceway during the CAN-AM 500 Sprint Cup Race.  Ticket Package and Private Lap Session included.  50-car limit.  Click here for more information.

NOV 26–27, 2016: SILVER Collector Car Auction at Fort McDowell We-Ko-Pa Resort on Hwy #87 near Fountain Hills. For Information on Consignment, Bidder Paddle and Gate Passes call 800-255-4485

JAN 14-22, 2017: AZ Collector Car Auctions Dates & Locations;

2017           Auctions                       Locations      

14-22        Barrett-Jackson             West World of Scottsdale

19                 Bonhams                    Westin Kierland Scottsdale

19-22        Silver                              Fort McDowell We-Ko-Pa Resort

18-22        Russo-Steele                          Scottsdale, Salt River Fields

19-20        RM                                           Phoenix, Biltmore Resort/Spa

20-21           Gooding & Co            Scottsdale, Fashion Square Mall


Send email to Darrel Hampton at with Year, Make, Model, Color and Price plus brief description.  Parts can be listed as a Group for a specific Make/Model vehicle.  Price can be discussed at time of Contact. Ads will run for (8) weeks or until sold.  For more info or to report your item sold, contact Darrel Hampton 480-209-5700.  You may request a FREE AD of

“FOR SALE or WANTED” in our CRUZ’N @ PHIL’S weekly e-Newsletter. You May also display a “FOR SALE” sign in your vehicle windows while attending CRUZ’N @ PHIL’S.

FOR SALE: 1937 Ford 3 Window Coupe, Miniotti Body, Tci Chassis, 350 Engine, 400 Transmission, Ford 9 inch with 280 Gears. Asking $40,000 OBO. Contact Bob Lorenz at 602-571-1349

FOR SALE: 1970 Oldsmobile 98 Convertible. The car has only 66k original miles. Newly installed Convertible Top with hydraulics, Radiator, Hoses, Starter, Tires, Shocks, Dual Exhaust, A/C Compressor & Fuel Pump.  Asking $15,900. Contact Steve at 602-615-0330

FOR SALE: 1967 Corvette Coupe, 327 Cid / 350 HP, 4-Spd, 3:70 Posi-trac Rear Gears, Side Dual Exhaust, Tinted Glass, Cast Aluminum Bolt on Wheels, Silver Pearl Paint, Black Vinyl Interior, Numbers Matching, Three time NCRS Top Flight, 44,252 Actual Miles, Asking price REDUCED to $60,000.  Contact Dave at 917-952-1979 or


FOR SALE: 1986 Chevy El Camino powered by an LS1 engine with a 4L60 overdrive transmission and Grand National Posi-trac rear end. Options include Power Steering, front Disc brakes, air conditioning, Cruise control. Pearl white Paint with jade green stripes on cowl induction hood, new tires on polished ‘82 Corvette wheels. This is a Rust-Free vehicle from Texas and then to Arizona.  About 29,000 miles since the engine swap and other modifications which were done by a team of professionals in a Texas Shop.  Now Located in Florence, Az. Asking price is $18,500 OBO. Call Skip 208-850-4667.

* FOR SALE: 1996 C4 Corvette Coupe with removable Roof Panel. Polo Green Exterior, Beige Leather Interior, LT1 350 Engine, Automatic Trans, Pwr Steering, Pwr Brakes, Original Chrome Wheels A/C and Tinted Glass. Car has 159,000 miles but has been garage kept and is in excellent condition. Drives like new.  Asking $6,900. Contact Larry at 612-669-0374.

* FOR SALE:  1934 Yellow Dodge 5 Window Coupe.    All  steel car (fiberglass front fenders)   Engine-350 Chevy crate ZZ4 350 hp; Transmission-GM TH400; Rear End –Ford  9 inch 3.00 ratio; New air conditioning condenser, dryer hoses and New 3yr Battery; Power Brakes,  Power Windows; Crank out windshield; Mustang 2 front end; Autometer gauges including Tachometer; Recent front end rebuild including tubular a arms,  ball joints, shock absorbers etc.; New dual exhaust includes cutouts; Disc brakes front – Drum brakes rear; Shoulder belts – Column shift; Remote trunk lid and fuel door release.  I do have steel hood sides in excellent condition.  Has New tires on Cragar mag wheels with fresh alignment. Reduced Price $29,000.  For more info contact Dale Schroeder at 303-919-8925.

* WANTED: Looking to buy a 1934 or older American made Coupe or Roadster.  The end objective is to build an early model Racer. Would prefer engine and running gear to be 1953 or older 4 cylinder or V8 flathead. Don’t need modern engine, transmission, disc brakes, alternator, headlights, fenders or whitewalls.  If you have one or know of anyone who has something like this contact George Walker at 602-570-1932 or

* FOR SALE: 2002 Cadillac Eldorado Collector Series #619 of 1596 built as a tribute to Eldorado’s 50 years of automotive excellence. Actual 22,000 miles, Aztek Red with Black &Torch Red accent Interior. This car is like new.  For more info call Maurie 701-261-6385.

* FOR SALE: 1965 Chevrolet El Camino, 427 Ci, Runs, Drives and Sounds Terrific, Asking $19,500 OBO, Contact Craig 305-752-5380 or for more details.

* FOR SALE: 1969 Chevrolet Chevelle SS. very clean/Straight Lemans Blue Body, 396ci Engine, Auto Trans, Tilt Wheel, New Interior installed 2009, Power disc Brakes, Rally Wheels, New Correct Dual Exhaust, 73,xxx Miles, Numbers matching Car Built in Chevy’s Canada plant, full documentation available. Asking $34,700. For more information contact John at 320-250-3955.


* HOST SPONSOR: Phil Rodakis, Owner of PHIL’S Filling Station Grill 16852 East Parkview Avenue, Fountain Hills, AZ 85268 (480-816-5620). Cruisers and their passengers receive (1) ticket / each for FREE DRAWINGS to win valuable prizes.  Cruisers also receive a 20% Discount on Cruise-in Sundays when they present their Red Drawing Ticket or CRUZ’N @ PHIL’S VIP Card to their server at time of ordering meals in Phil’s Grill. We draw for free prizes between 12:30 – 2:00PM. Cruisers must be present to win and can only claim (1) Prize per Sunday.  Winning ticket numbers are announced, at the registration table and inside PHIL’s Grill. Winning numbers not presented within (15) minutes after each announcement will be re-drawn.


SPONSOR – Phil’s Filling Station Grill

ADAM’S Polishes

Apger, Warren & Carol

Barnes, Page & Linda

Bendet, Roger

Bertram, Dave

Brand, Robin

Comstock, Rodger & Karen

Crosby, Larry & Jeannie

Drennen, Lloyd & Antoninette

Edgren, Bob

Germand, Lynn & Donna

Gordon, Dwight & Marianne

Hampton, Darrel & Becky

Holmes, Dick & Carol

Klever, Larry & Dorothy

Kocher, Dick

Lyons, Neil

Mann, Kelly

Marshall, Jess & Gene

Pawlak, Larry

Post, Bob & Carol

Reineccius, Connie

Rodakis, Phil

Ryckman, Gerry

Rust, Mike & Jean

Sarraillon, Bob & Patty


This section contains Service Providers that have been used and recommended by Cruisers.

* EXHAUST SYSTEMS: SCOTTSDALE MUFFLER and AUTOMOTIVE 1710 East Curry Road Tempe, Az. 85281. Complete Original and/or Custom Exhaust Systems designed and installed at competitive prices.  All work performed in a clean and well  equipped facility. The business is family owned and operated. Call Owner Chris McCurdy or Manager Fred McCurdy 480-994-4741 to schedule your next Exhaust System installation.

* RESTORATION: Vintage Iron & Restoration 15931 North 80th Street Scottsdale, AZ 85260. Owner/Operated Mark Scalpone and his Crew of SAE and L1 Certified experts with 30+ years experience that offer complete Classic Car Services including full restoration, repair and modifications.  For estimates and to schedule your vehicle contact Mark or Marco 480-022-2480

* LARGE GARAGE HOMES: Garage Lady, Denise Ham has the answer, if you or someone you know is looking for a home to purchase with a BIG GARAGE, Follow this Link to see homes currently listed for sale with 5+ car garages or call 480-213-1613

* TRANSMISSION REPAIR and/or REPLACEMENT: Allstate Transmission offers expert Transmission Service at Competitive prices. Based on recent work, myself and Mike Rust can personally recommend them for all your transmission service needs. All work is done in an exceptionally clean fully equipped shop. Contact Mitch Wilson at Allstate Transmission 5154 N 27th Ave Phoenix, AZ 85017 Tel 602-253-2553 or

* VEHICLE STORAGE:  Enclosed, Clean, Secure and Sprinkled garage space for one or more Vehicles.  Monthly rates will vary according to use such as $90.00 for long term (Min 1 Year) or $100.00 for Short Term and more frequent accessibility.  Call Fred Johnson 480-816-0771 for a quote based on your specific needs.

* AZ AMC (American Muscle Cars) Restorations.  We build custom cars to order as well as restore cars to concours factory specs.  We do all the work on the cars we restore in house including all body and paint, engine and transmission rebuilding, and all mechanical, electrical, suspension, brakes and interior restorations.  We have two individual adjacent shops, one for restoration and mechanical and one for paint and body work with six full-time automotive restoration experts.  Come see our award winning restorations in progress.  Call Dan 602-317-2018.

* SV APPRAISALS of Arizona, Know Your Car’s Value, Classics, Street Rods, Customs, Contact Rick Aronson 623-889-1786 or visit Rick’s Web-site; *DENT REPAIR: PDR, Phoenix Dent Repair, Valley Wide Mobile Dent Repair Service, 20 years specializing in Collector & Exotic Cars.  Contact Jeff Angell 602-920-0086 or

*WHEEL ALIGNMENT:  Mobile Wheel Alignment for Hot Rods, Classic Cars and Muscle Cars at your place or mine.  Contact Tim Benedict at 480-204-4172.

* PINSTRIPING:  Mobile Hand Painted Pinstripes, Logos, Signs and Murals for all Vehicles and Trailers.  Contact ANDY PINSTRIPING at 602-526-0731 Scottsdale, Arizona.


* Terry Robinholt sent this Link:

* Mike Rust provides this Concours in the Hills video:

* Mike Simmons sent this Link for Larry’s Garage: HTTPS://

* Tony Banks found this Corvette Story:


*  Jim Hahn, Owner and developer of has restructured the Web Page to allow you to view all our photos on all devices including your Android or iPhone. Enjoy viewing the RIDES below in our Photo Gallery for Oct 23, 2016.

CRUZ’N @ PHIL’S Event Organizers:

Darrel & Becky Hampton, Event Organizer

E/M: or 480-209-5700

Bob & Patty Sarraillon, Music & Registration Coordinator E/M: or 480-945-8700

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