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Goodguys 18th Southwest Nationals, November 20-22, 2015 at Westworld

Goodguys 18th Southwest Nationals, November 20-22, 2015 at Westworld

The Goodguys 18th Southwest Nationals is a giant vintage automotive festival featuring over 3,000 hot rods, customs, classics, street rods, muscle cars, & trick trucks through 1972 vintage. In addition to the car show, the event will include manufacturer and vendor exhibits, a bountiful swap meet and cars-for-sale area, special “themed” parking areas, Goodguys Autocross (to test vehicle agility and performance), Goodguys “Top 12” Award winners display presented by Meguiar’s, model car show, kids face painting and lots of fun for the entire family!

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Saturday, November 21 the Duel in the Desert will take center stage at the event and will eventually end up with one winner! Qualifiers from events all year long will be onsite to compete for cash and prizes and the title of 2015 Goodguys Accel AutoCrosser of the Year.

On Sunday, November 22 the event will feature the K&N Filters All American Sunday, open to all years American made and powered vehicles. Registration for the All American Sunday will be held at WestWorld and will open at 7 am on the 22nd. All American Sunday participants are eligible to run the AutoCross, participate in the show n’ shine and are eligible for awards.

The event is the 22nd event on the 22 event tour for the Goodguys Rod & Custom Association for 2015.

Friday through Sunday, November 20-22

WestWorld of Scottsdale, 16601 W. Pima Rd., Scottsdale, AZ,

General admission: $20 per day, Kids (7-12) $6. A $5 parking fee is charged by WestWorld. Discount general admission tickets are $17 and available at until midnight the night before the event, 11/19.

Military (active or retired) receive a $5 discount off general admission with military ID card.

Goodguys: 925/838-9876.


Event Highlights:
Outdoor Show n’ Shine: The 18th Southwest Nationals is one of the Southwest’s largest gatherings of hot rods & custom cars. Currently, there are pre-registered vehicles from 24 US States and Canada! With an outdoor show n’ shine of over 3,000 vintage classics through 1972, WestWorld will be landscaped with acres of gleaming, candy-colored cars. Lil’ deuce coupes, hot rod roadsters, lead-sled 50’s Mercury customs, ‘55-’57 Chevy’s, Camaros, Barracuda’s & Mustang Muscle Cars and other timeless beauties will fill the entire outdoor acreage of WestWorld.

Commercial Exhibits/Swap Meet/Car Corral: Commercial and vendor exhibits will fill a large circus-style tent and the areas outside the tent. The used auto parts swap meet and AutoTrader Classics cars-for-sale corral offers unlimited bargain hunting and shopping for rare car parts. Bring on the bartering!

K&N Filters All American Sunday: Held on Sunday, November 22nd, the K&N Filters All American Sunday is a special event inside the event which welcomes all years, makes and models of American powered cars and trucks to the event. Late model American muscle like the new generation Camaro, Mustang, GTO, Challenger, Charger and more are welcome to show alongside the vintage cars. All American Sunday participants can race on the AutoCross course, participate in the show n’ shine and are eligible for awards.

Goodguys Top 12: The 12 Winners of the prestigious Goodguys “Top 12” awards for the 2015 event season will be showcased in the Champions Arena presented by Meguiar’s all weekend long for all event attendees to see. The Top 12 award winners will be displayed in a special display for all event attendees to see! They are some amazing automotive works of art!

Goodguys Duel in the Desert: The Goodguys Duel in the Desert presented by BF Goodrich Tires, Spectre Performance, Tremec and Turnology will be held in Scottsdale and will feature a 32 car single elimination tournament to determine the Goodguys Accel AutoCrosser of the Year. This year’s qualifiers came from Goodguys events as well as SCCA, USCA and ASP events. There will be a one day chance race in on Friday, November 20. The Duel in the Desert winner will take home cash and prizes and will be honored with a selection as one of the “Goodguys Top 12” Cars of the Year.

Model Car Show: On Saturday, Revell Monogram will be sponsoring the Model Car Make n’ Take at 1 pm. Model car kits will be available for the kids to build the kits and take them home. A full scale model car show will also be featured.

Awards Ceremony: The culmination of the weekend will be Sunday’s official awards ceremony which takes place at 2:22pm. It’s a great way to see the best of the best!

Additional Event Info: Visit You can also find Goodguys on Facebook here:!/goodguysrodandcustom .

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