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At the first Nostalgia Race of 2016, Ken Phillips from Las Vegas won the A/Gas trophy, stopping Frank Menendez’s unique Nash station wagon in the final. Phillips (near lane) nearly scored again at Phil Painter’s Muscle Car show where the AMX finished second to event Champion Chris Wheatcraft.
When 2016 started, we had big plans. First we would visit the Tastee Freeze Car Show in Vista, CA, which we did. Our enthusiasm took us to Wild Horse Pass to cover the first NHRA Heritage, we did that too.