View Full Version : UPS show updates/ pictures

10-12-2005, 09:21 PM
5th Annual UPS Car Classic - A Car, Truck, and Motorcycle Show to Benefit the United Way
Oct 15th, 2005, UPS facility: 14841 Sweitzer Lane, Laurel, MD 10am-4pm, (Rain Date Oct 16th)
Jim Lanham at (301) 604-4652 or (301) 390-9085 or Alan Lanham at (240) 832-8868

My cousin mentioned this one to me. He said they had something like 1000 cars last year with classes covering everything and anything. They are also supposed to have a dyno and burnout competition.

I'll probably head down there as long as the cars running decent Saturday morning.

Any other takers?

10-12-2005, 10:05 PM
I might drop by there, its only 15 minutes away from me.

10-13-2005, 09:39 PM
That sounds like a good show. I'll probably go. Wonder how much dyno'ing costs? It'd be neat to see the difference between the stock and converted Cougs.

10-13-2005, 09:45 PM
Wonder how much dyno'ing costs? It'd be neat to see the difference between the stock and converted Cougs.
Not sure, but if you go and do the dyno, I must know!!:D
I'd do it, but my car would find a way to embarass me...:disappoin

10-14-2005, 07:36 PM
Just some added info.
Registration 8-10
Show 10-4
Judging @noon
Awards @3

Due to the amount of time I need (have to take my car through emissions and prep it for the show), I will not be bringing the car to the show but am 95% sure I will be there as a spectator.

10-16-2005, 07:00 PM
That was the largest car show I've seen in MD yet...

I was wondering what the UPS stood for - duh, UPS brown, as in the delivery company :D

Dyno's were $75 for two runs, bu you had to have your car inside the car show to try it..

The UPS early Ford Truck:

One area of the show (there were others- my pics don't do it justice)

Some nice upgrades to a Mark:

By the look on the driver, Guess this car didn't have air bags.

Big engine

10-16-2005, 09:10 PM
yea that was a nice carshow, I was there from like 1-5 or so. knew a guy down there with a car in the show. he owns a 79 camaro z28 thats purple. friend of his had a shoebox nova the black one with flames, was in the burnout contest. and the black supercoupe with black wheels, also in the burnout contest.

10-16-2005, 09:26 PM
That was a very good show. I got there about 3:00. I was late due to some unforseen problems.

To make a long story short I ran my car on 6 cylinders for the ride home from emissions because 2 plug wires decided to separate themselves from the plugs. While taking care of that problem I decided to work on some other things so I ended up getting a late start.

bondocougar- nice pictures. I'll get some of mine up when I have a chance.
That guy in the LSC, I think was from Waldorf. I met him in 2004 at the Carlisle Ford Nationals. It was cool to see him again.

Also there is a place in Dundalk that does dynoing for about 70 dollars. If I can remember exactly who it is I'll let you know. Cool thing is that you won't have a crowd of people watching your car run.

10-16-2005, 09:39 PM
Mean Mustang
Cool Nomad
68 Charger
This GTO had probably the best paint.

10-17-2005, 01:46 PM
yay i knew someone had to have a picture of that 69 fastback! when you took that I was probally down by the 79 camaro about 5 cars down :p

10-17-2005, 09:06 PM
I made the pictures smaller to put in here but if you want the full size one of the Mustang, let me know and I'll email it to you.:)

10-19-2005, 08:42 AM
email is basbury@telinksllc.com :)