Designers Dozen



DesignersDozen2018

On Thursday and Friday, our celebrity judges hand select approximately 100 cars to compete for one of 16 elite ‘designers dozen’ custom award , commemorative jacket and recognition. Criteria that the judges look for range from: Craftsmanship and creativity to eclectic quality and originality. When this competition began over 13 years ago, the judges selected 12 cars to receive the award, which gave us the wonderful name, ‘The Designers Dozen’. Since then, the number of cars competing has increased and due to the high caliber of innovative competitors, the judges have increased the number of awards to a total of 16!

2018 Judges include:

Murray Pfaff – Pfaff Designs Detroit, MI
Hot rod designer and builder
www.pfaffdesigns.com

Ken Fenical – Posies Hot Rods and Customs
Hummelstown, PA – Hot rod builder and legend
www.posiesrodsandcustoms.com

John Edwards – Dream Machines LTD Toronto, CA
Hot rod and custom car builder
www.dreammachinesltd.com

Sydney Weaver – Weaver Customs, Sandy, UT
Hot rod and custom car builder
www.weavercustoms.com

Rich Perez - RP Interiors
Horseheads, NY -
www.rpinteriorsinc.com

Randy Weaver - Weaver Customs
www.weavercustoms.com

Reggie Tibbets - Albuquerque SuperNationals
www.thesupernationals.com

Chris Ryan - Ryan’s Rod & Custom
www.ryansrodandkustom.com

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Scroll down to see the 2017 Designer Dozen Winners


Rob Freeman
Watertown, NY
1956 Volkswagen Beetle Ragtop The "Berlin Buick"

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Gary Popolizio
North Wales, PA
1967 Chevrolet Camaro

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Rick & Heather Leary
Almonte Ontario
1930 Pontiac Coupe

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Joe Woods
Cicero, NY
1969 Dodge Dart GTS

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Rich Heckman Sr.
Smyrna, DE
1930 Ford Model A Stake Truck

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Robin Santorum
Baldwinsville, NY
1978 Chevy K-10

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Vince Antignano
Massapequa, NY
1934 Willys

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David Razzante
Baldwinsville, NY
1957 Chevy Wagon

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Rick & Karen Bennett
Danbury, CT
1939 Diamond Wrecker

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David Laird
Bear, DE
1937 Austin 7

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TW Scott
Baldwins, MD
1953 Dodge 1 Ton

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Ryan Hill
Hawkestone Ontartio
1929 Ford Model A Pickup

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Rich Green
Morris, NJ
1932 Ford Sedan Gasser

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Tony Lee
Cazenovia, NY
1970 Pontiac Judge

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Kris Goodrich
Bradford, NY
1959 Cadillac

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Bob Hall
Englerwood, FL
1940 Ford Convertible

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