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Super Bowl Cruise-In at Phil’s in Fountain Hills

Today, we had over (175) Vehicles with (2) of those attending for their first time. You can help ensure a photo of your vehicle gets in the newsletter photo gallery. If you think I may have missed your car, drive past the registration table when you leave and we can take a photo there.

Our ladies at the registration table want to express their appreciation to Rick Murphy for providing a 10’X10’ tent for protection from the bright sun.

The LINK to our CRUZ’N @ PHIL’S e-Newsletter is sent out to all Cruisers each Monday. You can always go directly to and search for CRUZ’N @ PHIL’S to get current and back issues of the e-Newsletter and Photo Gallery.

Your feedback and suggestions for improving our CRUZ’N @ PHIL’S event is always welcome. Contact Darrel 480-209-5700 or


* Check out: created by Webmaster, Jim Hahn, for complete Arizona Automotive Event Listings, weekly News and Photo Coverage of major Car Shows, Cruise Nights, Racing Activities, Car Club Activities, Classified Ads, and Things to do throughout Arizona. This is also where you find current and back issues of our CRUZ’N @ PHIL’S e-Newsletter with Photo Gallery.

* Other web-sites developed by Al Tracy of Glendale, AZ: and  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. Place your Ad by contacting Al Tracy at 623-204-9172.

* MONTHLY:  SO-CAL SPEED SHOP Owners (Brian & Angie Benzing) host a Trunk 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 your pre-1972 vehicle trunk or pickup bed.  No trailers allowed due to limited space.  Arrive early and bring a Non-Perishable Food donation for the Food Bank. Located at 3427 McDowell Road; Phoenix, AZ – 602-275-7990, and

* MONTHLY: Pinnacle Peak CARS & COFFEE on the 2nd Saturday morning of each month 7:00AM – 12:00N at the corner of Jomax and Alma School Roads in North Scottsdale.

* MONTHLY: Streetside Classics is hosting a monthly Caffeine & Classics Cruise-in 9:00AM – 12:00N on the final Saturday of each Month at 614 E Auto Center Drive Mesa, AZ.  For more event information Contact Nancy Valera 480-926-1344.

* WEEKLY: “CRUZ’N @ PHIL’S” is an informal gathering of Auto Enthusiasts every Sunday 11:00am – 3:00pm. October thru May. Host Sponsor & location is Phil’s Filling Station Grill 16852 East Parkview Ave Fountain Hills, AZ. Cruisers gather with their Classic, Muscle, Sports, Antique, Truck, Motorcycle and Special Interest Vehicles to share Car Stories, Music, Free Drawings Plus Food and Beverages. There is No Club, No Officers, No Fees and No Politics, just Nice People with Magnificent Rides that may come and go at their leisure. For information, Contact Darrel Hampton 480-209-5700

WEEKLY: Everyone is invited to join a group of Cruisers every Wednesday at Egg N’ Joe Restaurant Scottsdale Road and Pinnacle Peak at 9:00 a.m. for breakfast. Hope to see you there. Rick Rennebohm at or (360) 929-7425.

FEB 08, 2018: Lunch and Garage Tour of Dan Miller’s Fabulous Car Collection. Meet at 11:30am on Thursday, Feb 8th at Egg N’ Joe Restaurant Scottsdale Road and Pinnacle Peak. For more info call Rick 360-929-7425.

* FEB 10, 2018: The 2018 “Concours in the Hills” will be on Saturday February 10, 2018 from 10AM – 3PM. Over 600 Vehicles, 71 sponsors, 15,000 spectators and our goal is to raise over $90,000 for the Boys & Girls Clubs. Entrances and exits have been improved. For 2018 we will expand display area, improve layout, signage and more volunteers, more food trucks and more washroom facilities. Individual vehicle entries are a minimum $60 donation to the Phoenix Children’s Hospital. Any club that has more than ten cars registered can put up a 10 X 10 tent or just a table to recruit new members. Here’s the link to register cars:

* FEB 12, 2018:  Classic Car Show at Valle del Oro RV Resort 1452 S. Ellsworth Road Mesa on Monday Feb 12th 11:00am – 2:00pm. No Entry Fee –  Sponsored by VDO Car Club. Food and Drinks available. Free water with Car Club Badge. No Alcohol allowed in Parking Lot per City of Mesa ordinance. No Registration required, just show up.

* FEB 18, 2018: SWEETHEART ALL CHEVY POWERED Car Show. Hosted by The Desert Corvette Association at the Pavilions McDonalds 9175 e. Indian Bend Road Scottsdale from 9:00AM to 2:00PM. Entry Fee; $30 Pre / $35 at Show. This is an All Chevy, Chevy Powered and Corvette Show with (40) Classes plus (3) Best of Show Awards, Music and Fun Contact John at 602-743-9158 for more info and registration

* MAR 03, 2018: Attention Kar Friends! Please mark your calendars for Saturday, March 3rd and join us for the Downtown Chandler Car show, held in the shaded comfort of the Chandler Police Department Headquarters. Your registration fee includes a t-shirt and check-in is at 7:00am.  Like last year, this day will also include the Chandler Fire and Police Public Safety Fair, the Mayor’s Fun Run and the Ostrich Festival Parade.  There will be plenty of food and fun for the entire family!  It’s going to be an eventful day in Downtown Chandler so please register early at

Parade spots are limited. If you’re interested in putting your car in the parade, reply directly to Ralph Guariglio 480-241-7622.

MARCH 16-18, 2018: GOODGUYS CAR SHOW at WestWorld of Scottsdale Featuring over 2500 Hot Rods, Customs, Classics, Muscle Cars and Trucks.  Plus NITRO Thunderfest, Goodguys Autocross, Swapmeet, Vendor Exhibits and Cars 4 Sale Corral.  Now welcoming Vehicle Models through “1987”. Register your car or purchase Tickets at GOOD-GUYS.COM or call 925-838-9876.

MAR 10, 2018:Covenant Hot Rod Association 8th Annual Regional Southwest Car Show Saturday Mar 10th 10:00am – 3:00pm at Desert Ridge Marketplace, North Phoenix. Early Registration$25.oo before Feb 29th and $30.oo day of show. All Street Rods, Hot Rods, Muscle, Classics, Competition Cars and Trucks are Welcome. For more information contact Don Webb 480-205-7925 or EM:

MAR 30 -31, 3018: SILVER ARIZONA AUCTIONS event at WE-KO-PA Resort on McDowell Road near Fountain Hills is accepting requests for Consignments and Bidding Credentials for their Collector Car Auction on March 30-31, 2018. Get detail information by contacting SILVER AUCTIONS ARIZONA at or or call: 602-596-4060

MAY 11-12, 2018: Annual Beeline Cruise-In Charity Car Show 25th Silver Anniversary Celebration Friday, May 11th at Rumsey Park, Payson, AZ  Saturday, May 12th at Mazatzal Casino, Payson, AZ. Ken Michael (Show Chairman) 928-970-1562 Ken Tozi (Show Registration) 928-970-1700 Website:

FREE CLASSIFIEDS: (Vehicles and Parts Only)

* FOR SALE: Like New 50cc Motor Bike Four Stroke over $1200 invested asking $850. No Drivers License, Plates or Insurance required. For more information Call Rick at 630-414-6798.

* WANTED: 1958 TO 1961 CHEVY CREW CAB and 1958 – 1959 CHEVY APACHE clean body don’t care about motor. CALL Norm at 605-359-0009 or email

* FOR SALE: 1939 Ford Street Rod Cabriolet, Coast to Coast Body and Chassis, C-4 Corvette Front and Rear Suspension, 4/Wheel Disc Brakes, 350/350 HP Crate Motor, Edlebrook Dual Quads, Intake Euroshine Finish, 700R Trans, Griffin Radiator, Classic Gauges, Vintage Air/Heat, Flaming River Chrome Column, Electric Windows & Doors W/Remote, AM FM CD Radio, Custom Ultra Leather Interior, NTRO Wheels 17″ Front & 20″ Rear, Lots of Chrome, Flow Master Mufflers. An excellent driver, Roomy and comfortable. Asking $51,900.  Will consider any reasonable offer or partial trades such as 60’s Camaro, C1- C2 Corvettes or 911 Porsche. For more information contact Cal at or 480-278-9148

* FOR SALE: 2002 Corvette Convertible, White with Tan Top and Interior, Purchased New, One owner, Always Garaged, Only 13,565 Original Miles. For more information Call:  Richard at 920-918-2461.

* FOR SALE: 1974 Safety White Bricklin – VIN # 533 – 79K miles. Original 360 AMC V8. Automatic. Air operated gull wing doors. Many extras and memorabilia. Trophies & ribbons from shows in the 80’s. Photo of car Can be seen in below Photo Gallery. I have owned this car for 20 years – hate to part with it. For more information contact Dave at 480-225-4490.

* FOR SALE: 1940 Ford Deluxe Cpe.  All Steel Rust Free. 350 Chevy, Alum heads, Turbo 400 Trans, Smooth Firewall.  Vintage Heat/AC.  PS-PDB-Power Seat & Cowl vent, AM/FM Cassette.  Mustang II front end; Ford 9-inch rear end with 3.0 gears.  Leather seats, new carpet, clear bra.  VDO gauges, tilt steering Column, recent tune-up including steering & battery. Fine tour car.  Asking $55,900. Call Bob and Polly Zetterman at 602-437-2917 or cell: 303-870-3364

* FOR SALE: 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee.  One owner always Garaged Arizona Vehicle, Clear Title, 126,700 miles.  Black Exterior with Grey Interior.  4×4 with full tow package, sunroof and more.  Interested parties can call Steve at 480-326-3996 for more details.

* WANT TO BUY: `1962 or 1964 Lincoln Continental, will consider Sedan, Coupe or Convertible, most important is a straight frame and body panels with minimal to no rust. Do not need Engine or transmission. Will handle transportation from any reasonable distance. Contact Lex Sorton at 801-509-5571 or E/M:

* FOR SALE:  Like New 2006 Porsche 2dr Boxster S Convertible.  31,700 original miles, 280 HP, Top Speed 167, 0 to- 60 in 5.25 Sec, Manual 6-Speed, Porsche Stability Management, Basalt Black Metallic Paint, Tan Leather interior, Custom Wheels, Asking $23,800. For more information Call Roger Haganer at 480-750-4256. Can be seen in photo gallery below.

* FOR SALE:  2005 Chevy SSR Red Pickup, Chrome Wheels, Gauges, Clean Car Fax Report, Clear AZ Title, only 13k miles, Car Cover, For more details call Larry 507-420-8078.

* FOR SALE:  2008 Vista Blue Ford Mustang Shelby GT Coupe, Auto Trans, Roush Super Charger, Clear AZ Title, Low 9K Miles, 450 HP, Car Cover, For more information on this Like New Vehicle call Larry at 507-420-8078.

* FOR SALE: 1948 Plymouth, 4 Door, Special Deluxe. New Black Paint and Re-Chromed Bumpers 9 years ago. New Seat Covers but needs Door Upholstery. Wide white wall Tires.  Otherwise all original. Driven about Town only a couple times a week.  Price reduced to $6,500 OBO for  quick sale.  For photos and more info contact Bill, 804-402-7937, or

* FOR SALE: 1949 Mercury Convertible, restored 15yrs ago to all stock original and remains in perfect condition. Black exterior and red interior. Drives and shows better than new. Asking $70,000 firm. (can be seen in Photo Gallery below) Contact Jerry Vincentini at 402-676-9684

* FOR SALE: 1934 Ford 3-wdw Coupe, Glass Body by Red Neck Street Rods, 1933 Chrome Grille by Yogi, LS1 GMZ06 Engine, Five Speed Tremec Trans by Kelsler Engineering, Quick Performance 9” Ford Rear, Pete and Jakes Front End, Power Steering, Sherwin Williams Milano Red Exterior, Tan Leather Interior by Midstates Auto Upholstery, Vintage Air, Power Windows, Power Wilwood Disc Brakes, Dakato Dash, DF Metalworks Hood, Mag Wheels, over $130,000 invested, Asking $65,700 Firm. (can be seen in Photo Gallery below) Contact Jerry Vincentini at 402-676-9684.

* FOR SALE:  A $250 Gift Certificate from Eddie Motorsports, (Billet Aluminum Auto accessories and more) willing to sale for $125. Call Jack at 813-394-1500

* WANTED:  Want to buy a 2013, 2014, 2015 or 2016 Corvette Grand Sport Coupe with LT1 or LT4 from a private party. Must be clean and sharp with low miles.  Prefer a 6-Speed manual transmission but will consider automatic if the car is really nice.  It will be going to a very good home! Contact Dan Genson 480-773-4473 or

* FOR SALE: 1999 Plymouth Prowler beautiful yellow, all original, with only 25360 miles.  Call Jess @ 602-292-5188

* FOR SALE: 1966 Chevrolet Short Bed Pickup Body Off Restoration Beautiful Baby Blue 350 V8Automatic 100 Percent restored must see to appreciate. Asking $22,000. For more details call Harvey 480-392-6581


* 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 Prize Drawings, between 12:00N and 1:30pm (Cruisers must be present to win and can only claim (1) Prize per Sunday) Cruisers can also show drawing ticket to Server in the GRILL for a 20% Discount on Cruise-in Sundays.  Winning ticket numbers are announced and displayed at the Registration Table and inside PHIL’s Grill. Winning numbers not claimed within (15) minutes after each announcement will be re-drawn.


* PHIL’S GRILL – (Donates Restaurant Discounts & Free Drawing Prizes)

* ADAM’S POLISHES – (Donates Car Care Products Free Drawing Prize)

* INDIVIDUAL CRUISERS – (Donated Car Related as Free Drawing Prizes)


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

* LARGE GARAGE PROPERTIES: “Where the Garage is as important as the Home!” For more info contact Denise G Ham, The Garage Lady by calling her Cell:480-213-1613, email: or  representing, Re/Max Sun Propertie

* EXOTIC & CLASSIC CAR INSIDE STORAGE:  Fountain Hills Auto Storage16548 E. Laser Drive. Climate Controlled, Battery Trickle Charging, Tire Pressure Checks, Regular Start-ups, Fire Protection, Insulated Roof,

Lounge Area, 24/7 Access. For more information and Rate Plans contact Brian Foster 602-909-7799 or Robert Burge 480-392-0387.

* TRAILER STORAGE: Secured Storage Yard for Car Carriers, RV, Boat and Boat Trailers behind Target south of Shea Blvd. Each Space Size is 12ft.X40ft. They will be Going fast – only (6) available so Call Cindie at 480-626-8777 8am to 4pm Monday-Friday.

* MATTY’S ROD & CUSTOMS: Expert Services range from repair work and modifications to complete restoration on all types of vehicles. All work is done with great personal pride. My skills are very diversified and customer satisfaction is a priority in my shop. Call Matty at 480-322-0696 for an appointment to discuss your project.

* VEHICLE INSIDE 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.

* RESTORATIONS: MODS HOTROD SHOP is your one stop shop for all your vehicle needs, up to and including complete Restoration. Mods specializes in street rods, rat rods, hot rods, 4×4’s, diesels, custom, and modern cars. Offering all types of services including: maintenance, repair, modifications, paint and body, suspension upgrades, brakes, detailing and exhaust.   Stop by and meet new owners Shawn, Nat and, Rob at 16728East Parkview Ave, Fountain Hills AZ 480-816-8003 or  We offer discounts to Cruisers from CRUZ’N @ PHIL’S.

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

* CUSTOM PHOTOGRAPHY and MESSAGE BOARDS:  for your Cruiser Vehicle Photo and Specification Boards by Steve Regan, Founder of CLUTCH CUSTOM FX. For more information contact Steve at Cell: 480-465-0345, E/M:, Web:


* Gary Waugh sent this clip on 1940 Fords:

* Jess & Gene Marshall sent this LINK to Old TV Car Ads:

* Jim Schumm sent cars of the 50’s: 1950s Cars Had Style – YouTube


* 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 magnificent RIDES in the below Photo Gallery for February 04, 2018.

CRUZ’N @ PHIL’S – Team of Volunteers:

* Phil Rodakis – Sponsor / Owner, Phil’s Filling Station Grill

* Darrel Hampton – Event Organizer, e-Newsletter and Photo Gallery

* Becky Hampton – Raffle Prize & Contact Info Coordinator

* Bob Sarraillon – DJ & Music Play List

* Patty Sarraillon – Registration / Raffle Drawing Coordinator

* Dorothy Klever – Posting Raffle Drawing Numbers

* Larry Klever – Music Equipment, Transportation & Storage

* Jim Hahn – Webmaster / Owner, where our weekly e- Newsletter & Photo Gallery are Posted.

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