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Cruz’n @ Phil’s Breaks for Summer

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WOW… Sunday was a very vibrant day of everyone saying good bye to all their Cruiser friends for the summer.

CRUZ’N @ PHIL’S will be on Summer Break until Sunday October 12, 2019. However, we suggest you continue coming out to Phil’s Grill in  Fountain Hills for great Food, Beverages and Hospitality for Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner.

On a personal note; I want to express my sincere appreciation for all our Cruisers from near and far plus our outstanding CRUZ’N @ PHIL’S Team of Volunteers, including:

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

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

– Becky Hampton – Raffle Prizes & Cruiser Contact Info

– Bob Sarraillon – Music & Magazines plus Play Lists Development

– Patty Sarraillon –Registration / Raffle Drawing

– Dorothy Klever – Posting Raffle Drawing Numbers

– Larry Klever – Music Equipment Transportation & Storage

– Jim Hahn – Webmaster / Owner,

We look forward to seeing everyone again this fall. At that time, we will kick 0ff the new 2019 / 2020 Season.

This Sunday we had 125 vehicles of which 10 of them attended for their first time. Please scroll to the bottom of this eNewsletter to review the Photo Gallery featuring each vehicle that attended CRUZ’N @ PHIL’S today.

WE always do our best to get a photo of each and every vehicle.  If you arrive after 1:00pm, please drive by the registration table, and request a photo before you depart.

CRUZ’N @ PHIL’S is a totally FREE informal gathering of Auto Enthusiasts every Sunday 11:00am – 3:00pm October thru May in the parking lot behind Phil’s Filling Station Grill 16852 East Parkview Ave Fountain Hills, AZ. Cruisers gather with their Classic, Muscle, Sports, Antique, Cars & Truck, Motorcycle and Special Interest Vehicles to enjoy Car Hobby Stories and Music. There is No Club, No Officers, No Fees and No Politics, just Nice People with Magnificent Rides. Cruisers may come when you can and leave when you must. For information, contact Darrel Hampton 480-209-5700 or


* Phil Rodakis, Owner of PHIL’S Filling Station Grill 16852 East Parkview Avenue, Fountain Hills, AZ 85268 (480-816-5620). Cruisers and their passengers each receive (1) Raffle Ticket for FREE Prize Drawings, between 12:00N and 1:30pm (Cruisers must be present to win and can only claim (1) Prize per Sunday).  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 and Auto Related Items).

* ADAM’S POLISHES – (Donates Car Care Product Samples).

* INDIVIDUAL CRUISERS – (Donates New & Used Auto Related Items).


* 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.

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

* 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.

* JUN 1, 2019:   Saturday June 1st 9:00am – 4:00pm “CRUZ’N THE RIM”.   The Rim Country Cruisers will be hosting their “CRUZ’N THE RIM” Car Show at Frontier Field, 600 North 9th Place in Show Low.  Entry Fee = $35 advance, $40 day of show. More Info: Call Frank 480-250-6226

* AUG 23-24-25, 2019:  1st Annual Route 66 Street Rod Nationals at EXPO NEW MEXICO Albuquerque, NM. Open to Vehicles 30 years and older. Sponsored by National Street Rod Association (NSRA). Over 2000 vehicles. Thursday Night Kick Off Party & Dinner. Commercial Vendors, Swap Meet, Vintage Cars & Parts, Free Safety Check, Free Auto Seminars, Ladies Tea, Kids Games, Women’s World Arts & Crafts, Live Entertainment Fri & Sat. Spectator Gates open 8:00am – 5:00pm Fri & Sat and 8:00am – 1:00pm Sun For more information call 719-327-0827 or visit

* OCT 11 – 12, 2019:  Rim Country Classic Auto Club (RCCAC) Car Show Friday Oct 11th in Rumsey Park and Saturday Oct 12th at Green Valley Park in Payson, AZ. Open to 1994 or older vehicles, Only one vehicle per Registration Form, Burger Burn Tickets $8.00, No Pop-ups or Tents of any kind allowed, No parking on the Grass, Parking on Pavement only, No Leaving until the official end of show, Please Register Early at Rim Country Classic Auto Club

* OCT 26, 2019:  3rd Annual WINGS & WHEELS CAR SHOW hosted by Southwest Street Rods Club at Falcon Field Arizona Commemorative Air Force Museum on Saturday Oct 26, 2019. Limited to 200 Vehicles. Cool Custom Cars, Antique Aircraft, WWll War Birds Aircraft, WWll Aircraft Museum, Food Trucks, Door Prizes, Grand Prize $1000 Cash, 50’s & 60’s Music All Day. Gates open 7:30am and stay open all day. Register Now at

NOV 5-8, 2019: Specialty Equipment Manufacture’s Association (SEMA) Show Operations open to registered attendees Oct 5th – Oct 8th.  Pre-register online at  beginning  September 11, 2019.

FREE CLASSIFIEDS: (Classic Vehicles and Parts Only)

* Wanted to Buy:   We want to buy a 1947 to 1952 FORD Pick-up Truck hot rod or a 1948 to 1954 Chevy Pick-up Truck hot rod that may be for sale. If you know where-a-bouts of these trucks please contact Donald Webb: 480-205-7925 or

* ATTENTION CRUISERS… Chet Yon, long time Cruiser in his Red 1971 Olds 4-4-2 Convertible is parting with 100’s of Car Magazines, Parts and Memorabilia (Most at NO CHARGE).  Contact Chet at 480-837-2230 or

* FOR SALE: 1930 Ford Model A 5 Window Coupe, All Steel Body, less than 2000 miles on rebuilt Transmission and Engine (bored 40 over), Fountain Hills climate Controlled storage, must see to appreciate. Price Reduced for Quick Sale $22,500 OBO will consider reasonable offers. For more detail information contact Dale 641-919-3363

* FOR SALE:  2002 Silver Lexus SC430 Hard-Top Convertible with Leather interior, Power Windows, Locks and Seats. This one-owner well maintained 90,000 miles car was bought new by retired Judge. Note: Air Bags have been replaced due to recall. Asking $15,750 OBO. Contact Bob  309-369-8278 or E/M

* FOR SALE:1990 Lincoln 4dr Fully Optioned, one of a kind Classic with Gold Plated Wire wheels that is ready for your next Restoration Project. Contact Gene at 602-206-6824 for more information.

* FOR SALE:  Edelbrock Pro Flow F.I. system for SBC. As removed from

a 1962 Corvette. Comes complete with controller, programmer, instruction manual, high flow injectors, fuel pump, fuel lines, and as a bonus, a pair of Fuelly heads. $1,000 buys the Lot. This unit allows use of a stock Corvette Air Cleaner. For more information contact Scott at 602-750-6366 or

* FOR SALE:  1952 Chevrolet model 3100 3 window truck. Disassembled and in primer. chopped 4 inches with laid back A pillars and unmodified rear window, Cab sectioned 6 inches and hood pancaked to fit, cab channeled 6 inches, Mustang 2 front clip set up for Chev 350, bulkhead recessed for 350, custom shortened bed complete with wood, custom dash drilled for Dolphin instruments supplied, Vintage Air A/C blower motor assy. 12 years of metal work properly done. Project in Flagstaff. Asking $4900. Contact Gerald McGlothin for more details    928-853-0473

* FOR SALE:  1937 Ford 2dr Standard Hot Rod, Patriot Blue paint, Chevy 350ci High Performance Engine, 350TH Automatic Transmission. Coil Over front Suspension, Disc Front and Drum Rear Brakes, 14”Custom Chrome Wheels on Front and 15” Rear,  Vintage A/C, PWR Windows, Remote openers, Less than 500 miles since build. Asking $29,900 OBO. For More info call Jack 402-630-4511.

* FOR SALE: 1940 Ford Deluxe Coupe.  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: 1999 Plymouth Prowler beautiful yellow, all original, with only 25360 miles.  Call Jess @ 602-292-5188


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

* 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. Matty has very broad and diversified skills and customer satisfaction is a priority in every phase of all projects. Matty has established a very clean and fully equipped shop to respect and care for your vehicle. For an appointment to discuss your project needs Contact Matty at 480-322-0696.

* IMPACT COLLISION SHOP offers exceptional services based on 27yrs experience in the Auto Body Repair and Paint industry. Our new location at 11645 Desert Vista Fountain Hills has state of the art equipment, personal customer service and the highest quality craftsmanship. Review our website  Impact Collision Shop will continue to set the standard for excellence in auto body repair and paint. Our highly skilled technicians can expertly match your vehicle’s paint in order to restore it to original condition. We specialize in working on a variety of Exotic luxury, Sport, Classic, Custom, Street Rod vehicles.  We work with all insurance companies. For all your Body Repair, Paint, Restoration and Complete Build requirements, contact Bill Wallace of IMPACT COLLISION SHOP at 480-809-6745 or  All Mothers will Receive 20% Discount off Express Services for Scratch, Dent & Paint Makeover During the Full Month of May 2019.

* INSIDE STORAGE for EXOTIC & CLASSIC CARS: Fountain Hills Auto Storage 16548 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.

* VEHICLE INSIDE STORAGE:  Enclosed, Clean, Secure and Sprinkled garage space for one or more Vehicles.  Monthly rates will vary according to use such as $100.00 for long term (Min 1 Year) or $110.00 for Short Term and more frequent accessibility.  Call Fred Johnson 480-816-0771 for a quote based on your specific needs.


* The Photo Gallery can be viewed on all devices including your Android or iPhone. Below you will find a photo of every vehicle that attended the Cruise-In on Sunday May 19, 2019.

We wish everyone a Safe and Happy Summer and We look forward to seeing everyone again Oct 12, 2019. At that time, we will kick 0ff the new 2019 / 2020 Season.

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 Prizes & Cruiser Contact Info

– Bob Sarraillon – Music & Magazines plus Play Lists Development

– Patty Sarraillon –Registration / Raffle Drawing

– Dorothy Klever – Posting Raffle Drawing Numbers

– Larry Klever – Music Equipment Transportation & Storage

– Jim Hahn – Webmaster / Owner,

1 Comment

  1. Philip Hessburg says:

    Darrel and Becky

    “the best we have ever known”??

    I thought the “Eyes” f0lks were!


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