Reckon your car or bike has what it takes to shine above the rest?
Enter your vehicle into the Gunning Car and Bike Show at the Gunning Showground on Saturday, February 16 to have a chance of winning trophies in a variety of categories.
The categories are the best Holden, Ford, Jap or Euro car, muscle car, original, motorcycle, plastic fantastic (post 1990), people’s choice and the judges’ overall.
Co-organiser of the event Scott Armour said there would be three teams of two judges for the eight classes who would have a list of criteria to adjudicate with.
“There will be 10 points for the exterior, painting and glass, 10 points for the interior, 10 points for the engine bay, 10 points for tires and wheels, five points for attention to detail and five points for non-standard accessories,” Mr Armour said.
Admission for spectators will be free, while it will cost a gold coin donation to take part in the voting. Joining the competition is $20.
Everyone who votes will get a ticket into a draw to win a $100 cash prize, while the winner of the people’s choice category will win $200.
All proceeds will go towards the Gunning Fish River Fire Brigade, the Gunning Scouts, the Gunning Tennis Club and the Gunning Pony Club.
“Get your entries in as soon as possible as entrants must pre-enter for the show,” Mr Armour said.
“Bring the family out for a lovely family day and check out some cars and bikes.”
Participants will also need to fill out an entry form which can be obtained by contacting contacting Scott Armour on 0448 336 828.
The information required in the form includes the vehicle make, year and model, colour, registration and the show category.
Entrants are expected to arrive between 8.30am to 10am while the judging will begin at midday. The awards will be presented at 1.30pm.
The event is sponsored by Jaws Automotive, Auto One, Valvoline and the Gunning Butcher Shop.