Renegades Rod & Custom Motorama 1958

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Larry Watson's 1958 Ford Thunderbird on a turntable at the first Renegades Rod & Custom Motorama in 1958.
According to the Big Book of Barris this photo was taken at the Renegades Rod & Custom Motorama in 1959.[1] But since the Rod & Custom Magazine’s Dream Truck was Wrecked in 1958, the photo has to be taken at the first Renegades Motorama held in 1958. George Barris displayed the wrecked version on some car shows, but then with a pretty smashed up left side.
Ed Cousins' 1932 Ford pickup at the first annual Renegades Rod & Custom Motorama in 1958
Lanny Ericson's 1956 Chevrolet at the first Renegades Rod & Custom Motorama in 1958. Photo by George Contaoi.
Lanny Ericson's 1956 Chevrolet at the first Renegades Rod & Custom Motorama in 1958. Photo by George Contaoi.
An ad for The Crazy Painters, Baron, Roth and Kelly from the 1958 Renegades Rod & Custom Motorama Souvenir Program.

The first annual Renegades Rod & Custom Motorama was held in 1958 at the Long Beach Muncipial Auditorium. Backdropped with colorful displays and soft music atmosphere, the show drew some ten thousands enthusiasts. The exhibit lasted four days.[2]


Cars Attending:
The Ala Kart[3]
B. C. Neblett's Ford Model T Truck[2]
Ed Roth's 1930 Ford Model A Tudor - The Little Jewel
Ed Cousins' 1932 Ford Pickup
Ben Von KleinSmid's 1932 Ford 3 Window Coupe
John Perrot's 1932 Ford Coupe
Bill Bowerman's Competition Coupe
Bud Lehner's 1939 Ford[2]
Frank Monteleon's 1941 Ford
Harold Johnson's 1949 Chevrolet
Santo Vasques' 1950 Chevrolet Convertible
Junior Conway's 1950 Ford[4]
Dave Burgarin's 1951 Mercury[2]
Hayward Mendenhall's 1953 Ford F-100
Duane Steck's 1954 Chevrolet Bel Air - The Moonglow[4]
Gerald Twamley's 1954 Chevrolet 210
Bill Carr's 1955 Chevrolet - The Aztec
Ted Long's 1955 Ford F-100
Toby Halicki's 1956 Buick[2]
Joe Boliba's 1956 Chevrolet - The Golden Corona
Lanny Ericson's 1956 Chevrolet - Violet Fade[4]
Johnny Zupan's 1956 Ford F-100
Jud Morgan's 1956 Ford Pickup - The Rambler
Stan Duncan's 1956 Mercury[2]
Bill Moore's 1957 Ford Ranchero
Jack Hershey's 1957 Ford Thunderbird
Ray Ewing's 1957 Ford Thunderbird
Larry Watson's 1958 Ford Thunderbird - Vino Pasiano / The Burgundy Bird
Rod & Custom Magazine’s Dream Truck[4]


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