2012 Southwest Nationals Award Winners

Special Awards First Last City, State Car
2013 Hemmings Muscle Car of the Year Finalist Allan Gartzman Scottsdale, AZ 63 Pontiac
Goodguys Muscle Machine of the Year Dave Leisinger Wall Lake, SD 71 Camaro
Goodguys Custom Rod of the Year Dwayne Peace Tyler, TX 55 Thunderbird
Goodguys Hot Rod of the Year Tom Gloy Incline Village, NV 32 Ford
Goodguys West Coast Custom of the Year James Hetfield San Rafael, CA 37 Lincoln Zephyr
Goodguys Street Rod d'Elegance John & Nancy Coenen Puyallup, WA 37 Ford
Goodguys America's Most Beautiful Street Rod Garry & Dania Crawford El Dorado, KS 40 Chevy
Goodguys Truck of the Year (early) Frank & Mary Lawrence Bakersfield, CA 48 Chevy P/U
Goodguys Muscle Car of the Year Norm Vos Pella, IA 70 Pontiac
Goodguys Truck of the Year (late) Amy Melton Emory, TX 55 Chevy
Goodguys Street Rod of the Year Dave   Walsh Louisville, TN 32 Ford
Goodguys Kustom of the Year James Hetfield San Rafael, CA 37 Lincoln Zephyr
Goodguys Street Machne of the Year Gary Bowers Waynesburg, PA 65 Mustang
Goodguys Builder's Choice Top 10 Skip & Debbie Walls Knoxville, TN 69 Camaro
Goodguys Builder's Choice Top 10 Mike Fairfield Scottsdale, AZ 67 Nova
Goodguys Builder's Choice Top 10 Buddy Shores Concord, AL 32 Ford
Goodguys Builder's Choice Top 10 Larry Christiansen Flat Hills, AZ 32 Ford
Goodguys Builder's Choice Top 10 Gary Holyoak Cedar City, UT 55 Chevy
Goodguys Builder's Choice Top 10 Lee Coleman Phoenix, AZ 55 Chevy
Goodguys Builder's Choice Top 10 Bill Root Lake Havasu, CA 66 Mustang
Goodguys Builder's Choice Top 10 Jerry Ray Paradise Valley, AZ 32 Ford
Goodguys Builder's Choice Top 10 Don Toia Tucson, AZ 59 Rambler
Goodguys Builder's Choice Top 10 Lorne & Ingrid Plett Winnipeg, CAN 65 Malibu

 

General Awards

Best Ride on American Racing Wheels Steve Naranjo Chandler, AZ 66 Mustang
Best Ride on BFG’s Bridget Kananaugh Dana Point, CA 65 Chevy II
Best Ride on Billet Bryan McCarty Farmington, NM 65 GTO
Chevy Truck Pick Rheanna Lumpert Scottsdale, AZ 56 Chevy
Chopped and Dropped Jack & Pam Pieknik Mesa, AZ 36 Ford
Chris Alston Chassiworks Mighty Mustang Robert Flora Laveen, AZ 70 Mustang
Classic Instruments Trophy Dash Skip & Debbie Walls Knoxville, TN 69 Camaro
Coker Tire Best Wide Whites Jay Webb Mesa, AZ 39 Zephyr
Cool Camaro Jeff Thomson Fountain Hill, AZ 67 Camaro
Cool Commercial Kitty & Kenny Allred Omaha, NE 35 Plymouth
Cool Convert Earl Bumpass Scottsdale, AZ 49 Cadillac
Cool Corvette Robert Cantwell Phoenix, AZ 62 Corvette
Cool Cruiser Bud Wolfe Garham, WA 60 Edsel
Cool Custom Bill & Willie Edgington Lake Havasu, CA 49 Mercury
Dare to be Different Frank Yocuna Phoenix, AZ 48 DeSoto
Deuce Doin's Pick - 80th Anniversary Dick   Raczuk Lake Havasu, CA 32 Ford
Eckler's Chevy Muscle Pick Kelly Post Chandler, AZ 70 Camaro
Eckler's Classic Chevy Pick Tim Maxwell Phoenix, AZ 56 Chevy
Fat Fendered Pick Ernie & Julie Hicks Glendale, AZ 55 Ford
Flowmaster American Thunder Bruce Anson Scottsdale, AZ 57 Corvette
Ford in a Ford Paul Rydnig Sun City, AZ 32 Ford
Ford Muscle Pick Bob Bell Scottsdale, AZ 65 Mustang
Ford Truck Pick Ted Ortega Albuquerque, NM 29 Ford
Goodguys AutoCross - 1st Place Pro Class Rockin' Rob McGregor San Bernadino, CA 69 Chevy C10
Goodguys AutoCross - Street Machine Winner Rodney Prouty San Mateo, CA 68 Camaro
Goodguys AutoCross - Street Rod Winner Tommy Shackleford Krum, TX 24 Ford
Goodguys AutoCross - Truck Winner Jeff Schwartz Woodstock, IL 49 Chevy
Goodguys AutoCross - Super Sunday Winner Marshall Machado Wake Forest, NC 02 Corvette
Goodguys Pick Dave Berthman Scottsdale, AZ 58 Pontiac
Goodguys Gazette Pick Marty Ceccarelli Scottsdale, AZ 70 Camaro
Goodguys Staff Pick Mike Swanson Yorba Linda, CA 54 Chevy
Goodyear Ya Gotta Drive `em Pick Gary & Debbie Cook Newark, CA 34 Ford
Host Club Pick Ron Simm Phoenix, AZ 31 Ford
Hot Hauler Bob & Pam Harrell Tempe, AZ 47 Ford
Hottest Hot Rod Todd & Cheryl Williams Phoenix, AZ 30 Ford
Jet Hot/ HPC Coatings Young Guys Pick Ben Fenwick Peoria, AZ 53 Ford
Judy Murray Memorial Award James & Linda Abraham Phoenix, AZ 50 Olds
LMC Trucks Trick Truck Corral Pick Craig Speir Hemet, CA 49 Chevy
Lokar One Fine Deuce Dick & Bobbie LaFortane Rochester, WA 32 Ford
Long Distance Award Doyle Erickson Whitewall, MI 33 Ford
Low Lid Pick Craig York Chandler, AZ 32 Ford
Magnum Axle/Real Hot Rod James Butler Prescott, AZ 32 Ford
Meguiar’s Magnificent Masterpiece Ed Perez Cave Creek, AZ 55 Austin Healey
Meguiar’s Magnificent Masterpiece Don Wood Snohomish, WA 66 Chrysler
Memory Lane Gordon Apker Scottsdale, AZ 54 Chevy
Mighty Muscle Pick Glen Bocz Chandler, AZ 66 Nova
Mopar Muscle Pick Ward Gappa Scottsdale, AZ 68 Dodge
Ogden Chrome Award Lee & Marie Coleman Phoenix, AZ 55 Chevy
Period Perfect Dave Bertman Scottsdale, AZ 58 Pontiac
PPG Paint Pick Jack Tucker Mesa, AZ 37 Ford
Preacher’s Pick Bob Wilson Buckeye, AZ 40 Willys
Restored Award John Sahid Scottsdale, AZ 58 Buick
Right on Resto Rick & Becky Johnson Tempe, AZ 37 Ford
Rodders Rep Pick Randy Marston Parksville, B.C. 57 Chevy Cameo
Rodders Rep Pick Ralph Guillen San Tan Valley, AZ 63 Buick
Rodders Rep Pick Jack Taylor Nanoose Bay, BC 31 Ford
Rodders Rep Pick Erv Elgie Bend, OR 41 Ford
Rodders Rep Pick Edward & Starr Vavra Scottsdale, AZ 46 Chevy
Sexy Sedan Jim Curran Phoenix, AZ 57 Chevy
Shoe Box Jerry Vincentini Fountain Hills, AZ 51 Ford
Slick & Smooth Dan Erb Phoenix, AZ 70 Chevelle
Slick '60s Al Fierro Scottsdale, AZ 70 Olds
Snap-On Innovation Award Bill Shumate Tempe, AZ 26 Ford
Sooo Low Bill Raper Peoria, AZ 54 Chevy
Speedway Motors Homebuilt Heaven Robert Zumach Casa Grande, AZ 57 Chevy
Speedway Motors Traditional Homebuilt Heaven Rick Shindell Phoenix, AZ 32 Ford
Street Rod Headquarters Class Act Dave & Marilyn Underwood Omaha, NE 33 Pontiac
Suede & Chrome Gar Green Tucson, AZ 46 Ford
Super Sunday Award Jim Maddasion Anthem, AZ 07 Mustang
Super Sunday Award Scott Harward Phoenix, AZ 11 Camaro
Super Sunday Award Penn Black Scottsdale, AZ 96 Chevy
Super Sunday Award Ted Purdy Chandler, AZ 2012 Rally Fighter
Super Sunday Award Scott & Athena Oblinger Mesa, AZ 95 Chevy
Terrific ‘T’ Ron Jarrell Litchfield, AZ 23 Ford
Timeless Traditional Troy Jonas Phoenix, AZ 30 Ford
Way Cool Wagon Buddy Mell Gilbert, AZ 56 Chevy
Wheel Vintiques Best Bitchin' Karen Austin Kimgman, AZ 53 Kaiser
Wildcard Just Cause It’s Neat Larry Dunn Fountain Hills, AZ 40 Ford
WIX Filters Way Cool Mark Clark Gilbert, AZ 69 Camaro
Wonderful Woody Ray Tognarelli Scottsdale, AZ 46 Ford