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North Texas Camaro Club
Dallas/Fort Worth based car club specializing in First Generation Camaros
(1967-1969). Started in 1991, the club currently has over 300 members.


The following are pictures from NTCC's previous shows and events.
May 2022
NTCC Family Annual Picnic  - Pictures from the NTCC annual family Picnic May 14th at Lantana Pavilion. I want to Thank David Caver for again setting up the Lantana picnic site and eats. We had 111 sign up for the picnic. See pics of the very well attended NTC Family Picnic. Ken Cancienne presented a club participation award NTC won at Hooters last week to Dave Terry (new member ).
May 2022
NTCC at the Hot Rod Texas Tour 2  - Second set of pictures from first ever June Hot Rod Texas Tour. Very simular to the Hot Rod Power Tour but only 4 days and completely in Texas only. Many members participated from NTCC and all reported they had a blast and would do it again.
May 2022
NTCC at the Hot Rod Texas Tour 1  - First set of pictures from first ever June Hot Rod Texas Tour. Very simular to the Hot Rod Power Tour but only 4 days and completely in Texas only. Many members participated from NTCC and all reported they had a blast and would do it again.
April 2022
NTCC at the Colleyville Car Show  - Pictures from April 23rd Colleyville car show with good NTCC turn out. Colleyville held their first car show when all was shut down during Covid. We attended then and continue to support this show.
April 2022
NTCC as Invited club to the NTMC Show  - Pictures from April 9th with NTC as the invited club to the kick off of the 2022 North Texas Mustang Show in Flower Mound at Parker Square. Some folks on hand to enjoy the cars, weather, and folks. Seen there were: Donnie Dierschke, Dave Nelson, Dale Hargrove, Jim Gilbert, Keith Dorsa and Bill Roy. All were winners of either awards or door prizes and NTC was recognized as invited club.
April 2022
Annual NTCC Dyno Challenge at Speedtek  - Pictures from the April 2nd NTCC Dyno Challenge at Speedtek. Several folks spun the drums and many came to see the event. We had 3 class winners, Small Block normally aspired – Jim Gilbert, Big Block normally aspired – Stephen Hemphill, and LS Power Adder – Greg Jennings. The limp rod award went to Greg Jennings for losing 100 horsepower and not finding it until Randy Dicken data logged the last run and saw the amount of timing that was being pulled out by the computer. Randy Dicken laid down some incredible numbers, ask him about them. Thanks to Keith and J.R. at Speedtek for their fine support.
April 2022
NTCC as Invited Club for the Christian Classic Cruisers Show  - Pictures from the Christian Classic Cruisers who were the invited club for their 2022 opening show 3/19/2022. Those that signed up were Doug Pedersen, Tom Beard, Bill Roy, Jay Redmon ( 2 cars ), Dale Hargrove, Keith Dorsa, David Hammons, Michael Holmans, Richard Torres, Floyd Erwin, Ken Cancienne, Terry Hicks, Scott Harlow, Keith Brogdon, David Caver, Jay Wright, and Dave Nelson. NTCC winners included Tom Beard, Mike Dodson, Jared Redmon, Doug Pedersen, David Caver, Dave Nelson and Greg Jennings. Congratulations to all!
April 2022
NTCC Wrap-up Meeting  - Pictures from the NTCC kick-off held Saturday 3/5/2022 at Spring Creek Barbeque in Grapevine. Good weather prevailed (partly) with temps in the 70’s. Lots of Camaros on the road. Pictures of the event taken by Bob Snegon and Dave Nelson. Recognition for Brad Howell at the meeting for 15 years of service.
December 2021
NTCC Wrap-up Meeting  - Pictures from the club Fall wrap-up meeting held at Papas BBQ (the old Fenders) in Dallas for the 2021 year. The event was very well attended and many members drove first gens. See the wrap up notes for 12/4/2021 info of the 30th anniversary North Texas Camaros wrap up session at Papas B-B-Q. Thanks to all that came out and drove those great Camaros. Now on to 2022 where the 1967 Camaro model will be officially 55 years old.
October 2021
Firewheel Classics Customer Appreciation Show  - Pictures from the Firewheel Classics annual customer appreciation event/show October 9th. Lots of Camaros and NTC folks on hand for the grub and to buy some parts. We want to thank Patti and Merri for the hospitality, goodie bags, food, and door prizes.
September 2021
Classics Around the Square Show - Pictures from the the downtown show in Emory September 11th. Big thanks to the folks that put on the Classics Around the Square in Emory by Ronnie McEnturff, Alan Pound, Ricky, and Tonya Ratliff is always appreciated. The event was excellent and NTC folks really enjoyed it from the start. Those making the trip were: Keith Brogdon (award winner), Keith Dorsa, Frank Manzare, Rudy Martinez (aka Birthday boy), Bill Boothe, Bill Roy ($50 winner ), Brenda Boyd, Karl Kilz and wife Susan won $50, Ron Ward (award winner), Ron Richardson, Mickey Cummins, Shawn Patterson, Ray Downey (award winner), Bob Scott (award winner), Chuck Goslin, Kirk McCraw, and Jody Parker. Thanks, Keith Brogdon for herding the cats on this one. We enjoyed Rudy’s birthday lunch at Ochoa’s in Canton, from the welcome party Friday evening, from the show venue (cars and folks) and from breakfast area at Best Western before coming home Sunday.
September 2021
Wheels for Wellness Show - Pictures from the the downtown show in Fort Worth September 18th. We had 48 NTC cars signed up. I want to Thank Jerry Jackson for guiding Harry Williams and me on the process he has used for many years as the NTC coordinator for W4W. We were right down Main Street so everyone had to pass by the NTC cars to get in, great job Harry and Jerry. Also Richard Torres had the opportunity to have a CBS invite for his car next to the award platform. Keith Brogdon did his duty as event support starting at 4am Saturday. The award winners were: Brian Pence, Tony Madden, Ken Cancienne, Randy Dicken, and the club award received by Jerry Jackson.
August 2021
Christian Classic Cruisers Show - Pictures from the monthly Christian Classic Cruisers show. This is a show NTCC has supported heavily for years and the club contributes part of our annual dues to annually to help benefit their charities. The August Christian Classic Cruisers show had some North Texas Camaro folks on hand. Seen there were: Taz  Pomeroy, Tom Beard (award winner), Steve Behn (award winner), Mike Dodson (award winner), Bob Snegon (award winner), Keith Brogdon (award winner), David Caver, and Bill Roy.
June 2021
Connor's Charity Car Show - Pictures from the annual Connor’s Charity Car Show held in Keller June 26th. The Connor’s show had a good NTC turnout. Seen there were Chris and Todd Recker, Ron Hamblin, Jay Wright, Ken Cancienne, Russell Himes, Rob Burchett, Bryan Chancellor (Top 100 Award Winner), Bill Boothe, Scott Harlow ( Top 100 Award Winner ), Steve Behn, Donnie Dierschke, Doug Pedersen ( Best of Show Award Winner ), Mike Dodson, Kent Miller, Rudy Martinez, David Hammons, Greg Jennings, and Bill Roy. Lots of fun and not too hot with some shade and a breeze. Thanks to all that came out to support this great charity event.
May 2021
NTMC Invitational Show - Pictures from the monthly invitational car show sponsored by the North Texas Mustang Club May 8th in Flower Mound. We filled the parking lot with Camaros. This is the show that used to be at Cracker Barrel in Lewisville in 2019. It moved to Flower Mound at 400 Parker Square last year. Lots of folks on hand, seen: Doug Anderson, Dane Young, Jim Gilbert, Keith Dorsa, Keith Brogdon, Bill Roy, David Pugh, Ken Cancienne, Donny Dierschke, Brian Smith, Doug Pedersen, Karl Kilz, Doug Hopton-Jones, Kevin Latham, Joe Phillips, possibly more. Great showing by NTC folks and cars, club participation award went to NTC.
May 2021
NTCC BBQ Picnic - Pictures from our annual barbeque picnic held May 15th at Lantana Park Lantana Pavilion. I want to “Thank” David Caver for getting NTC on the calendar for the pavilion and the catered food by 407 B-B-Q, it was great. Sign up genius had 120 people signed up. A good time was had by all and 37 first gens were counted in attendance.
April 2021
Christian Classic Cruisers Show - Pictures from the Christian Classic Cruisers that was back at Birdville stadium with new hours of 2pm – 6p. Several folks made it from the NTC family picnic to CCC. Seen there were: Richard Torres, Jay and Jared Redmon, Dane Young, Keith Brogdon, Keith Dorsa, Steve Behn, Matt McCarty, Bill Boothe, Mike Dodson, Bill Roy. Award hardware went to: Keith Brogdon, Jared Redmon, Steve Behn, Bill Boothe, Bill Roy, and Matt McCarty.
April 2021
Colleyville Charity Show - Pictures from the charity show held in downtown Colleyville Texas and a rally show for NTCC. North Texas Camaros was well represented at the Colleyville Car Show. Lots of folks got the Camaros out for the sunny morning. Those seen there include: Rodney Moore (great to see you out and driving that wicked Camaro), Gary Case, Randy Dicken, Bill Boothe, Keith Dorsa, Dayna Brogdon, George Johnson, Ken Cancienne, Greg Jennings, Steve Behn, Richard Torres, Bryan Chancellor (who was unable to park with the masses due to his “People’s Choice” win last year that had VIP parking for him this year), Rob Burchett, Karl Kilz, Doug Pedersen, Harry Williams, Vince Hawkins and Bill Roy. Great turn out of Camaros, thanks to all that came out.
March 2021
NTCC Annual Dyno Challenge - Pictures from our annual dyno challenge held March 20th at SpeedTek Performance in Halton City. We had 8 cars spin the drums, and about 20 people at the event. This year the Limp Rod Award was not presented, as there was not a noticeable failure. I will relieve Harry Williams of the honor and hold the trophy in anticipation of the 2022 event.
March 2021
NTCC Annual Kick Off Meeting - Pictures from our annual Kick-Off meeting held March 6th at Advantage Autoworks. I want to thank NTC folks that came out and Chris and Todd Recker for offering up their location.
October 2020
NTCC Road Trip to Kirrville - Pictures from the club road trip to Kerrville 2.0 was October 8th-11th, so we made the trip to roll to the hill country, 12 cars and about 20 folks made the 850 miles plus. Those seen on the road were: Craig Archer, Larry Redding, Bill Boothe, Brenda Boyd, Keith Brogdon, Keith Dorsa, Bill Roy, Jay Wright, Rudy Martinez, Dane Young, Cris Blume, and Karl Kliz,. Lots of good fun and driving. Ask Dane about “the encounter at the fire pit with boxerman”. Special thanks to Jay Wright for the chase truck and trailer, it always gives us confidence on our road trips to have a trailer. Jay only had one customer for about 30 miles back to Kerrville, thanks much Jay. The trip was flawless in planning and execution by Keith and Dayna Brogdon and Keith and Lynn Dorsa. They had pre-run the route and checked the restaurants and hotel months ago. Glad we finally got the road trip in, thanks all.
September 2020
NTCC Road Trip to Horton Car Museum in Nocona - Pictures from the day road trip to the Horton Car Museum September 12th in Nocona. This was proclaimed “Cabbage Patch Trip” by Mad Dog Dodson for Dane Young “Cabbage”. We had 26 cars and 48 people signed up for the trip, and the drop top cars were loving it. Dane got the B-B-Q lined up for all and an Okie-dokie from the Nocona Mayor for the NTC day trip. Thanks Dane for the great hospitality and coordination. Note the banner courtesy of Mad Dog Dodson and presented to the “Cabbage”. Those signed up to make it were: Greg Jennings, Richard Torres, Bob Lautherbach, Craig Lignon, Keith Brogdon, David Caver, Brenda Boyd, Kevin Smith, Kevin Willtrout, Ray Downey, Keith Dorsa, Jay Redmon, Bill Boothe, Bill Roy, Bryan Chancellor, George Davis, Jay Wright, Kent Miller, Shawn Patterson, Brian Pence, Scott Stamps, Brian Smith, Harry Williams, Joe Phillips, Stephen Hemphill, Mike Dodson, Ken Cancienne, and Mike McKibben.
June 2020
NTCC Dyno Challenge - Pictures from our annual dyno challenge held June 13th at SpeedTek Performance. Here is who made the event:, Randy Dicken, Matt McCarty, Kevin Smith, Mike McKibben, Richard Strittmater, Richard Torres, Brian Smith, Mickey Cummins, Harry Williams, Jay Redmon, Brad Howell, Jay Wright, David Moderow, Scott Stamps, Bill Boothe, Gene Heatley, Greg Scherer, Andy Stanton, Dane Young, Tom Potts, Joe Phillips, George Davis, Jason Knob, Stephen Hemphill and I know I missed a few others. The winners were: SBC Normally Aspired-Mike McKibbens , BBC Normally Aspired-Kevin Smith, LS/LT Power Adder–Randy Dicken, First Gen High overall Horsepower per cubic inch was Randy Dicken at 744 H.P.=1.97 HP/CU IN Non-First Gen member cars High Horsepower were Greg Scherer, Brian Smith, Brian LaRue, and Jared Redmon. The Limp Rod went to Harry Williams for the “backfire” on his first pull, he plans to display it in his front yard. “Thanks” to Keith Sullivan, JR, and the great Speedtek folks.
March 2020
NTCC Kick Off Planning Meeting - First set of pictures from our 2020 annual planning meeting held at Spring Creek Barbeque March 7th. I want to personally thank all that attended the Kick Off meeting. We have a lot of events on the calendar and likely more to come. There were 39 first gens in the house!! Great to see so many new members make the kick off too. The Bill Hooks birthday roar was worth a lot of laughs too. Pictures are from Dane and Brad. NTC has 290 members now. We might need to find a bigger location next time.
March 2020
NTCC Kick Off Planning Meeting - Second set of pictures from our 2020 annual planning meeting held at Spring Creek Barbeque.
December 2019
NTCC Wrap-up Meeting - First set of pictures from the club Fall wrap-up meeting held December 7th at Papas BBQ (the old Fenders) in Dallas for the 2019 year. Lots of NTC folks made this end of the year event. NTC celebrates 28 years in December 2019, so now we go for 29 years. Thanks to all that have been along for the ride.
December 2019
NTCC Wrap-up Meeting - Second set of pictures from the club Fall wrap-up meeting held at Papas BBQ.
October 2019
State Fair of Texas Showing - Pictures from the showing of Camaros at the State Fair of Texas October 6th. Dane young has coordinated this for many years and again “herded the cats” again this year. He also had Harry Williams this year to help with the afternoon part of the exhibit. Hopefully, a lot of corny dogs were eaten on NTC fair day. Those signed up for the fair were: Dane Young, Harry Williams, Craig Ligon, Craig Archer, Bryan Chancellor, Ken Forbes, Milli O’dell, Robert Hamilton, David Caver, and Shawn Patterson.
September 2019
Wheels For Wellness 1 - First set of pictures from the the downtown show in Fort Worth held September 14th. We had 47 NTC folks sign up for this event. The prostate cancer research charity event was loaded with cars and NTC did fill up the streets. Something you may or may not know is that a NTC member years back got the free PSA testing done and discovered he needed to follow up. Thanks to all for the great participation, the sign up is the largest NTC has had for this event. Thanks to Jerry Jackson for coordinating this for the past many years, Dane Young for his support and Mickey Cummins for his help as well.
September 2019
Wheels For Wellness 2 - Second set of pictures from the the downtown show in Fort Worth held September 14th.
September 2019
Wheels For Wellness 3 - Third set of pictures from the the downtown show in Fort Worth held September 14th.
September 2019
NTCC at Classics Around The Square - Pictures from the Classics Around the Square show in Emory held September 14th. Ricky, Tonya, Alan, and Ronnie had the event rolling smooth. This years weather was much different from the rains last year (I know it is Rains County). Lots of NTC folks on hand. Those there include: Bill & Monica Boothe (with the Dread-Worth combo), Keith and Lynn Dorsa, Keith and Dayna Brogdon, Jeremy and Ray Downey, Shawn Patterson, Robert and Karen, Hamilton, Kevin Smith, Greg & Brenda Howard, Dane and Kathy Young, Joe Phillips, Mickey Cummins, and Bill Roy and Pam. Ray Downey started off the good trip Friday at the kick off party winning $100, Car Award winners included Robert Hamilton, Keith Brogdon, Joe Phillips, and Kevin Smith – congrats to all. Dane Young won $250 at the awards ceremony and I won $500. We left quite a bit of it in Rains County and really enjoyed it.
September 2019
NTCC at Firewheel Customer Appreciation Show 1 - First set of pictures from Firewheel Classics customer appreciation held September 7th. Wow, what a turn out at Firewheel. Thanks to all NTC folks that came out and hope ya'll bought a lot of first gen parts. We also got to see some very fine first gen's we had not seen before, all in all a great day. Thanks to Patti and all the Firewheel Classics folks for the hospitality, eats, and door prizes, ya'll are first class.
September 2019
NTCC at Firewheel Customer Appreciation Show 2 - Second set of pictures from Firewheel Classics customer appreciation held September 7th.
June 2019
NTCC at Advantage Autoworks Show - Pictures from Advantage AutoWorks show their rain date show June 15th. NTC made its presence known. On hand were George Davis, Joe Phillips, Rudy Martinez, Rob Burchett, Doug Peterson, Jay Redmon, David Caver, Terry Hicks, Brad Howell, Bill Boothe, and Al Ayers. Bill Boothe entered the burn out contest, I’ll let him tell you how he did. He did win $400 in the contest. Awards went to George Davis, Joe Phillips, and Doug Peterson. Thank Chris and Todd Recker for another great show again this year.
June 2019
NTCC at North Texas Mustang Club Show - Pictures from North Texas Mustang Club show at Cracker Barrel June 8th. NTCC was invited for show in Lewisville. Lots of folks came out with Camaros and had some good grub to boot. We made the 20+ cars at the show and won club participation. Congrats to Joe Phillips, Nick Nokes, Ken Cancienne and Jay Wright for winning awards and Keith Dorsa for winning door prize. Thanks to all that came out and enjoyed the drive to Cracker Barrel.
June 2019
NTCC Barbeque Picnic - Pictures from the NTC picnic held June 1st at Lantana Park again. The catered barbeque by Dickie’s hit the spot. The event tarted at 11:00 am and was over by 1:00 pm. I want to thank David Caver for again coordinating this NTC annual event, NTC presented David with the new North Texas Camaros t-shirt. There was some other recognition at the picnic. Keith Brogdon, Dayna Brogdon, Keith Dorsa, and Lynn Dorsa planned the Kerrville road trip for NTC and it came off great. NTC recognized their efforts with $100 gift card to Saltgrass Steakhouse for each couple. Thanks to all that came out.
April 2019
Hill Country Cruise 1 - First set of pictures from the NTCC April road trip to Kerrville Texas. The big event in April was the road trip to Kerrville with 20+ Camaros rollin’. Lots of folks made this trip to drive the “twisted sisters” and enjoy the hill country. I want to thank the Kerrville team of Keith and Dayna Brogdon, Keith and Lynn Dorsa for the great planning and great trip for the Camaros rolling through the hill country. Bill & Darlene Hooks provided the break down insurance by dragging a trailer just in case. As in most trips we did not need it, that’s why we bring one! One other “thank you” goes to Rudy Martinez for his “happy hour” pick up the tab Saturday evening before dinner. Craig Archer won the poker run pot with the best hand. If you want a story, ask anyone that went, they’ll be glad to recount the adventure.
April 2019
Hill Country Cruise 2 - Second set of pictures from the NTCC April road trip to Kerrville Texas.
April 2019
Hill Country Cruise 3 - Third set of pictures from the NTCC April road trip to Kerrville Texas.
March 2019
NTCC Dyno Challenge - Pictures from the NTCC Dyno Challenge March 30th at Speedtek. Good turnout, cool air and some Camaros turning the drums. With trophies for High Horsepower and NTC logo watches for Class Winners, here is a list of winners: NTCC member first gen cars, Jerry Jackson for high horsepower first gen 639 hp, Terry Hicks for small block normally aspirated 224 hp, Big Block normally aspirated Mickey Cummins 497 hp, Big Block power adder Manny Valdez 499 hp. For NTCC member non-first gen cars, Steve Metcalf in Ariel Atom 35 it was 303 hp or 2.10 hp per cu in, Huff in 2016 AMP modified Corvette it was 701 HP, Derek Snyder in fifth gen Camaro 349 hp. The infamous Limp Rod traveling trophy (for greatest failure at the dyno challenge) went to Micky Cummins for his radiator puke. Thank Keith Sullivan and J.R. and the whole Speedtek team for the fine support of the NTCC annual Dyno Challenge.
March 2019
Kick Off Meeting - Pictures from our annual Kick-Off meeting held March 2nd at Spring Creek Barbeque this year. This year it was at the Spring Creek B-B-Q in Bedford. The weather kept most of the Camaros in the garage, but we had an overflow group in the reserved room. 2018 was reviewed and 2019 events were covered. An update by Keith Brogdon on the Kerrville road trip in April was discussed and Keith gave an update of the recent dry run through the hill country route. Should be a great road trip. Jeremy Downey gave us an update on the Hot Rod Power Tour 2019. The agenda listing all items covered was e-mailed to the NTC membership. Also all events can be reviewed on the web site on the “events” tab, it shows events by date by month for all of 2019. Other items will be added as they are announced as the year rolls on. I really appreciate all that came out and Brad Howell and Dane Young for the photos of the kick off. Thanks to all that supported the 2019 Kick Off.
December 2018
Wrap-up Meeting - Pictures from the club Fall wrap-up meeting held December 8th at Papas BBQ (the old Fenders) in Dallas for the 2018 year. There were lots of North Texas Camaro members on hand to review 2018 events and plans for 2019 and eat some barbeque. Thanks to all that came out.
November 2018
Frank Viola Charity Show - Pictures from the club's participation in the Sargent Frank Viola Charity Show held in Keller. This show had good weather and saw good club participation.
October 2018
Wheels For Wellness - Pictures from the Wheels for Wellness downtown show in Fort Worth reschedule to October 20th. Jerry Jackson got enough cars to reserve the “shady” street for all the cars and folks. At last count, 38 people had signed up for this great event to highlight prostate cancer research. I want to “Thank” Jerry Jackson for the record breaking event participation. Here’s who signed up: Jerry Jackson, Harry Williams, Bill Roy, Dane Young, Ken Canciene, Ed Pugh, Dave Pugh, Frank Manzare, George Johnson, Ken Forbes, Richie Blackman, Michael Lattimore, Randy Dicken, Keith Dorsa, David Watkins, Jay Wright, Craig Ligon, Tony Madden, Brenda Howard, James Hering, Terry Taylor, Joshua Monaco, Jay Redmon, Amy LaRue, Steve Gillespie, Al Ayers, Shawn Moran, Mickey Cummings, Russell Himes, Joe Phillips, Brian Pence, Darren Shumate, Jeff Genualdi, Bryan Chancellor, Rudy Theobald, Raymond Downey, and Ken Stewart.
September 2018
Statewide Remodeling Show - Pictures from the The “Hotter than Hades” Statewide Remodeling Show held July 28th. Huff had a cool room and some kool aid to help offset the outside temps. This was a good show and sponsored by NTC member Frank Manzare. Huff had the famous car parts trophies for the show winners, good looking stuff, also the surprise guest to help deliver the trophies was “Dolly Parton”. Thanks Frank, another great show with great NTC participation and Hello Dolly!!!
May 2018
NTCC BBQ Picnic 1 - First set of pictures from our annual barbeque picnic held at Lantana this year. Lots of good food and folks on hand to enjoy the day. A listing of folks was available on the “sign up genius” site that really helped with the headcount process. We had 115 people sign up to attend, a very good turnout for sure. Thanks again to David Caver that set up the picnic at Lantana for many years now, we really like the place. 2018 was another great picnic.
May 2018
NTCC BBQ Picnic 2 - Second set of pictures from our annual barbeque picnic.
May 2018
Advantage Autoworks Show - Pictures from the Advantage Autoworks show sponsored by club members and brothers Chris and Todd Recker. Lots of NTC folks on hand. Want to say “Thanks” to Todd and Chris Recker for putting on this show for several years. It is always a first class show with lots of excitement and great cars / trucks / motorcycles.
March 2018
Kick Off Meeting 1 - First set of pictures from our annual Kick-Off meeting held March 3rd at Spring Creek Barbeque. Note the 2018 dates for events in the agenda, also on the web site home page and events tab. Look for details in flyers, event web sites, and e-mails to events. I want to thank Brian Pence for bringing the “original” NTC photo album to the kick off. Yes, this was before digital pics and some of the folks and hair do’s look a bit different now. But the great part is the cars have not changed much except for things under the hood, thanks Brian.
March 2018
Kick Off Meeting 2 - Second set of pictures from our annual Kick-Off meeting held at Spring Creek Barbeque this year.
December 2017
Wrap-up Meeting - Pictures from the club Fall wrap-up meeting held at Papas BBQ (the old Fenders) in Dallas for the 2017 year. This is traditionally a very well attended meeting and members are encouraged to bring their first gens and they certainly did for this event.
November 2017
Dyno Challenge - Pictures from our annual dyno challenge held at SpeedTek performance in Halton City to see who has the most HP on the dyno. Open to all cars but first gens go first and trophies are handed out for class winners and one for the loser.
October 2017
State Fair of Texas - Pictures from the showing of Camaros at the State Fair of Texas. NTCC has made this event several times through the years and it was organized by Millie Odel with the "F" body club of Texas.
September 2017
Wheels for Wellness 1 - First set of pictures from the Wheels for Wellness Show held September 16th in downtown Fort Worth. Jerry Jackson coordinated this event from Houston and Dane Young took over the event day coordination with the cars and people. Thank all the NTC folks that attended this annual event, it is much appreciated. Thanks to Jerry Jackson for coordinating this event for many years from Houston and Dane Young for his “go to” coordination the day of the show this year. Great turn out of NTC folks with 34 signing up to support and show.
September 2017
Wheels for Wellness 2 - Second set of pictures from the downtown show in Fort Worth.
September 2017
F-Body Nationals - Pictures from the F-Body Nationals that several members attended in coordination with the Metro F-Body Association.
September 2017
Classics Round the Square - Pictures from the The Emory Classics Around the Square Show hel Septembe 9th. This event is sponsored in part by the A & R Collision guys, Alan, Ronnie, and Ricky, all NTC folks. Awards went to Keith Brogdon, Gary Chase, and Randy Dicken, congrats to all. Thanks to all the folks in Emory for the hospitality and the great weather.
July 2017
Statewide Remodeling Show - Pictures from the Statewide Remodeling Show hel July 29th and sponsored by member and co-owner Frank Manzare. This show was lovingly labeled “hotter than hades” car show by Huff. As per Huff’s generosity, the NTC cooler suite was available with some cold Kool Aid. Lots of cars and lots of NTC folks. Thanks much Frank!
June 2017
NTCC Picnic 1 - First set of pictures from the NTCC annual picnic held June 3rd at Statewide Remodeling. We had 100+ people munching on Uncle Julio’s fajitas and all the trimmings. Thanks to all that came out and Frank Manzare and Kay Pomeroy for the great set up and hospitality. The magician had a lot of folks wondering “how did he do that?” Keith Brogdon was given a Special Achievement Award for his great work on the Good Guys event and the Connor’s show. Thanks much Keith. Great turn out for this annual NTC Family picnic.
June 2017
NTCC Picnic 2 - Second set of pictures from the NTCC annual picnic held June 3rd at Statewide Remodeling.
March 2017
Good Guys 1 - First set of pictures from Good Guys Car Show at Texas Motor Speedway. Good Guys 50th anniversary celebration of the Camaro. North Texas Camaros made a great showing of first gen cars. The new NTC Banner was displayed for all to see at the separate area for us to park. Camaro were let on the NASCAR track Saturday. Thanks Keith Brogdon for his coordination (77 Camaros signed up) of this Good Guys / North Texas Camaros grand event for 2017. Those signing up were: Fred Beagles, Dane Young, Joshua Monaco, Shawn Moran, Jeremy Downey, Frank Manzare, Bill Roy, David Caver, Don Caver, Brian Pence, Angela Bell, Eddie Miller, Harry Williams, Brenda Boyd, Dan Geiger, Tim Blake, Shawn Eiland, Keith Dorsa, Tom Potts, Scott Harlow, Ricky Ratliff, Russell Himes, Doug Barnett, Eric Glover, Alan Pound, Ken Jacobs, Chris Jacobs, Joe Phillips, Ty Gentemen, Kent Anderson, Dray Wilson, Derek Snyder, Bryan Snyder, Terry Hicks, Roy Parr, Gale Adams
March 2017
Good Guys 2 - Second set of pictures from Good Guys Car Show at Texas Motor Speedway.
March 2017
Good Guys 3 - Third set of pictures from Good Guys Car Show at Texas Motor Speedway.
March 2017
Good Guys 4 - Fourth set of pictures from Good Guys Car Show at Texas Motor Speedway.
March 2017
Kick Off Meeting 1 - First set of pictures from our spring Kick-off Meeting held March 4th at Hard Eight Bareque. We covered everything we wanted to do for the coming year and hammered out details for making these events happen. Lots of folks and several new members made it with the good weather and brought out their Camaros. Thanks for all the support for the start of 2017 NTC events.
March 2017
Kick Off Meeting 2 - Second set of pictures from our spring Kick-off Meeting.
December 2016
Wrap-Up Meeting - Pictures from the 2016 club Fall wrap-up meeting held December 3rd at Papas Barbeque (the old Fenders) in Dallas. The weather was a bit iffy, but lots of folks and cars made the wrap up session. The founders made their way back to the original site of the formation of North Texas Camaros 25 years ago. Congrats to all that made it happen for 25 years.
November 2016
Dyno Challenge - Pictures from our 2016 annual dyno challenge held November 12th at SpeedTek performance in Halton City to see who has the most HP on the dyno. Frank Manzare was the Dyno Dictator this year and trophies were handed out. Open to all cars but first gens go first and trophies are handed out for class winners and one for the loser.
October 2016
Mena road trip - Pictures from our annual road trip held year October 29th & 30th. This road trip was a repeat of the first trip in 2006 coordinated by Brad & Millie Howell to Mena Arkansas via the Talimena State Park in the Oklahoma mountains with a stop at the Queen Wilhelmina State Park. Brad provided Dane Young with the plans, maps, route and all the contact info to recreate this wonderful adventure. Dane also designed his own version of the T-shirts. A very good participation With over 20+ Camaros and 40 people, Dane did a great job of “herding the cats” on this event. Lots of cool mountain air with a few twists and turns on the highway. Thanks to Ray Downey for bringing the support trailer, the luck has been when we bring a trailer we don’t need it, similar this trip (but a few close calls). It was a great adventure.
October 2016
State Fair of Texas Show - Pictures from the October 16th showing of Camaros at the State Fair of Texas. NTCC has made this event several times through the years and it was organized by Millie Odel with the "F" body club of Texas. Dane Young coordinated the event this year and got lots of folks out to eat corny dogs and enjoy the state fair. Thanks Dane for the good work, thanks NTCC folks for the support.
September 2016
Wheels for Wellness Show 1 - First set of pictures from the downtown show held September 17th in downtown Fort Worth. NTCC had 30 entrants to this show. Thanks those that signed up and made the North Texas Camaros display a great sight. Special Thanks to Jerry Jackson for herding the cats from his Houston location for this great charity event, and Dane Young for his volunteer parking support to this event. Also Greg Boyd had some influence for the shady part of 7th street we enjoyed. Fred Beagles in his fresh LS3 conversion won BEST of SHOW !! Congrats to Amy and Brian LaRue for the Mayor’s Pick by Mayor Betsy Price – super job!
September 2016
Wheels for Wellness Show 2 - Second set of pictures from the downtown show in Fort Worth.
September 2016
Classics Around the Square - Pictures from the the downtown show held September 10th in downtown Emory, sponsored, in part, by Alan and Rick and the crew at A&R restoration in Emory.
July 2016
Statewide Remodeling Show - Pictures from the July 30th show at Statewide Remodeling Show. This show is sponsored by member and co-owner Frank Manzare. While Frank says it is the “Hottest Car Show in Texas”, the weather gave him a bit of a break this year (at least it was not 100, or was it?) LOTS of NTC folks turned out. Lots of awards and really great cars. Huff had the VIP room cool and stocked, it was a nice touch. Thanks to all that came out and a special thanks to Frank for this great show and his hospitality. Congratulations to Joe Phillips for the “BEST Engine”.
June 2016
Hot Rod Power Tour - Pictures from the NTCC group attending the 2016 Hot Rod Power Tour. The weather ranged from rain to heat, but the cars kept rolling. There were a couple of break downs, but nothing a wrecker/trailer couldn’t fix. Can’t list all that made the HRPT, but will say we were well represented. Congrats to “Huff” for his award from American Racing Wheels for their recognition of the Huffer’s wheels at the Trader’s Village stop that were American Racing Wheels. Special recognition to the Dorsa’s and Boothe’s for their long haul achievement again. Also Jim Gilbert stretched the legs of his Camaro on I-130 near Austin where the speed limit is 85 mph getting it up to a buck 30. This is when an officer came up behind him. No ticket, just “nice car” and no racing on I-130. Thanks Bill Boothe and Dane Young for the pop up canopies, they made shade where there was none in sight. A special thanks to Keith and Lynn Dorsa for the great navigation and excellent driving.
May 2016
NTMC Invitational Show - Pictures from the monthly invitational car show held May 14th sponsored by the North Texas Mustang Club at the Cracker Barrel in Lewisville. Lots of folks on hand to enjoy the perfect weather and take home some hardware too, including Club Participation Award. Those there were: Phil an Daniel Purvis, Jay Redmon, TAZ, Rudy Martinez, Huff, Rich Rasket, Eric Glover, Bill Roy, Russell Himes, Karl Kilz, Joe Phillips, Keith Dorsa with the Camaro and the Nova, Dane Young with the Camaro and Cathy with the Fiat, Shawn Moran with the Camaro and Penny Moran with the Mustang, Dan Gieger, and JimBob Gilbert. A great time and good fun at this annual event. Thanks to all that made it.
May 2016
Auto-X - Pictures from NTCC's participation in AutoCross X held May 14th. Weather cleared and cool heavy air (good Horsepower) was available. Thanks to Greg Scherer for setting up the Auto Cross stuff for 2016 watch for the fall date too. Special “Thanks” to Keith@Speedtek for helping sponsor the event, thanks to Frank Manzare (AKA Huff ) for feed the hungry drivers and auto cross course personnel. Thanks too to Chris Recker at Advantage AutoWorks for their support of the T-shirts for this event. And TAZ for having his son bring the “killer” car to entertain the folks on hand, flying mile next? Special shout out to the NTC folks that came out to enjoy this event.
May 2016
Annual BBQ 1 - First set of pictures from our annual picnic barbeque held May 7th at Lantana Park. Great turn out looking for that first time 50 first gens come together. David Caver did the coordinator honors, and did it well at this family friendly location in Lantana. Dickey’s catered the barbeque and everyone had plenty to eat. We had 93 adults and 13 kids signed up to attend, and 34 first gen Camaros made it to the picnic. Thanks to all that came out, it was good to see so many NTC folks in one place again. We’ll try to get 50 at the next big event. Thanks too to the Purvis family photo drone on site, check out the fantastic arial photos.
May 2016
Annual BBQ 2 - Second set of pictures from our annual picnic barbeque.
May 2016
Annual BBQ 3 - Third set of pictures from our annual picnic barbeque.
April 2016
Conner's Car Show 1 - First set of picture from the annual Connor’s Charity Car Show held April 23rd in Keller. Dane Young coordinated this event and had 30 NTCC folks showing at this event. There were lots of NTCC folks on hand for the benefit show, 450 cars entered. Congrats to winners: Fred Beagles, Huff, Richie Blackman, and Joe Phillips. What a great show for such a great cause. Thanks also to Mike Dodson and all the “Mad Dogs” for their support of this heartfelt cause. Also want to mention Frank “Huff” Manzare’s support to the charities. He donated windows for the auction, he was sponsor level of the event, and ponied up for the special calendar of the great cars at this event. What unnamed Connor’s show coordinator was given a vegetable nickname by Mad Dog? (Hint: Dane Young)
April 2016
Conner's Car Show 2 - Second set of pictures from the annual Connor’s Charity Car Show.
March 2016
Kick Off Meeting 1 - First set of pictures from our spring Kick-off Meeting held March 5th at Hard Eight Barbeque in Coppell. We covered events and activities for 2016. Anniversary Koozies for those that have not picked up their free Koozie and also had NTCC business cards available to all. Anniversary T-Shirts for distribution for those that bought them. Good turnout of NTCC folks to kick off 25th anniversary. Thanks Frank Manzare for the leg work in setting up Hard 8 for our kick off.
March 2016
Kick Off Meeting 2 - Second set of pictures from our spring Kick-off Meeting.
March 2016
Kick Off Meeting 3 - Third set of pictures from our spring Kick-off Meeting.
March 2015
NTCC Wrap-up Meeting 1 - First set of pictures from our fall Wrap-up Meeting held December 5th at Papas Barbeque (formally Fender's). We covered 2015 events and recognition. We also began our march to NTC 25th year anniversary in 2016. That and Camaro 50th anniversary in 2016 (first year build). We showed and began distributing the 25th NTC anniversary koozie, 1 free to each member. We announced that there will be a 25th Anniversary T-shirt program starting in hopes of having the shirts ready by the kick off meeting.
March 2015
NTCC Wrap-up Meeting 2 - Second set of pictures from our fall Wrap-up Meeting.
November 2015
NTCC Dyno Challenge 1 - First set of pictures from our Dyno Challenge held November 14th at Speedtek Performance. Steve Metcalf was this year’s dyno dictator. Steve provided some coffee and drink go get things started and Huff followed up with pizza for the masses. See the picture of the leader board for final result. Thanks to Keith Sulivan and the whole crew at Speedtek for the fine job of getting our bunch through.
November 2015
NTCC Dyno Challenge 2 - Second set of pictures from our Dyno Challenge held November 14th at Speedtek Performance.
October 2015
NTCC at Texas State Fair - Pictures from NTCC at the State Fair of Texas on October 11th. Great job of organizing this event by Dane Young and Stephen Hemphill. This was the best turn out (21 cars) in several years. Thanks to all that participated and special thanks to Huff for his coordination of this great event for several years for NTCC.
September 2015
Classics Around the Square in Emory - Pictures from NTCC at Classics Around the Square in Emory held September 12th. Those making the Emory Around the Square were having a couple of days of cars and folks enjoying this event. Attendees were: Keith Brogdon, Gene Brennen, Eric Glover, Dane Young, Bill Roy, Keith Dorsa, Shawn Patterson, Kelly Kranz, Mickey Swaggerty, Mike Viehe, and hosts – Alan Pound, Ronnie Mc Entuff, Ricky and Tonya Ratliff. Hit up Dorsa’s and Young’s for the cash prizes they won and Keith Brogdon for his Yeti Cup next time you see them – good luck. Thanks for a great time to the BFE group.
September 2015
Cruising for a Cure 1 - First set of pictures from NTCC at Cruising for a Cure held September 18th in downtown Fort Worth. Jerry Jackson pulled off the “fill the street” at Cruise 4 a Cure in Ft. Worth with 29 cars. Thank to Jerry Jackson for getting the club out for this charity event. Also want to Thank Dane Young for his help in the parking and photo journalist of the event (if you ask nicely, he might show you a group shot of the folks there with one set of rabbit ears on someone). Thanks, ya’ll dun real good!
September 2015
Cruising for a Cure 2 - Second set of pictures from NTCC at Cruising for a Cure held September 18th in downtown Fort Worth.
July 2015
Statewide Remodeling Show - Pictures from NTCC at Huff-a-poluza and Statewide Remodeling held July 25th. Frank always makes special accommodations for the heat and thirst and this year was no different. Thanks “Huff” for another packed house, cool air inside, VIP, and grub for this great car show.
June 2015
Hot Rod Power Tour - Pictures from the June 6th-13th Hot Rod Power Tour. Want to thank all the folks from NTC that made part of the Hot Rod Power Tour: Eric Glover with 496 BBC blown , 22 inch wide tides and rain so hard you could not see. Also he brougt his friend Danny and 2 other folks along. Lynn & Keith Drosa kept us on the straight and narrow, much thanks to them, what operators for long haul experience. Others on the tour were Keith Brogdon, Brenda Howard, Jerry Jackson, Bob Snegon, Bill Roy, Terry Taylor and Birthday Boy Dwayne and Bill and Monica Boothe did the long haul thang! Congrates to them for the second long haul. Congrats to all that braved this trip.
May 2015
NTCC Bareque Picnic 1 - Pictures from the NTC family picnic held May 23rd at Statewide Remodeling. This set the record for the most attendees for the NTC picnic with 130+ people. That along with our goal to reach 100 NTCC cars at an event got dashed as the wet weather moved in (still) yet Richard Bennett, Keith Dorsa, and Gene Heatly drove out. Great food from Main Street B-B-Q in Euless. Frank Manzare hosted the picnic site at his Statewide Remodeling facility and added some other special events at the picnic: Clown, Face Painting, and Music. Thanks also to Kay Pomeroy coordinator. Thanks to all the Statewide folks for the support and hospitality.
May 2015
NTCC Bareque Picnic 2 - Pictures from the NTC family picnic held May 23rd at Statewide Remodeling.
May 2015
NTCC at Advantage Autoworks Show - Pictures from the Advantage Auto Works car show held May 2nd. Lots of NTCC folks and Camaros made this show and enjoyed the hospitality of Chris and Todd Recker. As always , it was a packed house. Thanks to all the NTCC folks that showed up to the show. Lots of great cars that filled the lots. Todd won the burn out contest as I heard the big block shift through the gears as the tires kept smoking, great performance. Joe Phillips, Bill May, and Frank Manzare pulled some hardware from this great show. The club appreciate Chris' and Todd's hard work to make this show so easy for the participants and their shout out to North Texas Camaros.
April 2015
NTCC at Connor's Car Show - Pictures from the Connor's Car Show held April 13th. This show is put on annually to raise awareness and inclusion about down syndrome and heavely supported by NTCC members. It also is used to raisefunds to support Down Syndrome Partnership of North Texas and Cook Children's Medical Center. This year Dane Young volunteered to help corordinate the NTCC portion. Many members showed and Keith Dorsa and Russell Himes were winners at this show, Congrats!!
March 2015
NTCC Kick-Off Meeting 1 - First set of pictures from the NTCC 2015 kick-off meeting held March 7th at Spring Creek B-B-Q in Grapevine. There were lots of folks and Camaros in attendance. We would like to mention those that we know are mentoring the younger generation into muscle cars and motor sports: Kent Miller, Kel Gorham, Greg Pomeroy, Greg Scherer, Robert Hamilton (his daughter can hold her own with any gearhead).
March 2015
NTCC Kick-Off Meeting 2 - Second set of pictures from the NTCC 2015 kick-off meeting.
February 2015
NTCC at AutoRama - Pictures from AutoRama held February 13th-15th at Dallas Market Hall. Jody Parker and Alan Pound had their new build Transition on display. Wow, what a great build, you dun very good! Congrats to all of the club members that won awards. They were: Jeffrey Beagles for the multiple awards that your won, that's one nice Silver & Black 69 Z/28. Mike Cline's Red 69 SS350 with white stripes. Joe Ortega's Dark Gray 68 with black stripes, he also showed his white 57 Chevy that he has owned since the early 70's.
December 2014
NTCC Wrap-up Meeting - Pictures from the NTCC Year End Dutch Treat Lunch and NTC wrap up was held December 11th at Pappas B-B-Q. 2014 activities and preliminary 2015 plans were covered. See the agenda that listed the items covered and the people recognized for their help in 2014.
November 2014
NTCC Dyno Challenge - Pictures from the NTCC Dyno Challenge held November 8th at Speedtek. Dane Young presided over the dyno challenge as “dyno dictator” this year. Lots of first time folks on the drums and some with upgrades since last year. Major awards went to: Brian Smith - All Out Class, Scott Harlow - Small block NA , Kim Denny - Small block power adder , Matt Briggs - Big Block NA , John Oustalet - Big Block PA, Jerry Jackson - LS/LT engines, Chris Wiggins - Race Car , the Dead Ass Last award went to Matt McCarty, and the Limp Rod award went to Chris Wiggins with his race car nitrous solenoids not firing.
October 2014
NTCC Fall Cruise 1 - First set of pictures from our NTCC Fall cruise held October 25th. This cruise had at 35 people and included shop tours of Robinson Restorations in Denton before the trip to Pilot Point for the second Joe’s Place shop tour. Joe Phillips Mississippi background was seen with his gracious hospitality to all NTC folks that attended. There were prizes for best Camaros, winners were: 1967 was Bob Snegon, 1968 was John Oustalot, 1969 was Phil Purvis . Lots of cool drinks and snacks provided by Joe and Kay Phillips. Again this year, those that have never seen Joe’s shop were drooling, what a place. Thanks Joe for again allowing us to roam “Joe’s Place”.
October 2014
NTCC Fall Cruise 2 - Second set of pictures from our NTCC Fall cruise held October 25th.
September 2014
Cruising for a Cure 1 - First set of pictures from the Cruisin’ for the Cure held September 20th in downtown Fort Worth. Jerry Jackson coordinated the Cruisin’ for the Cure and volunteers to help with the parking. Lots of fine iron in the NTC camp that filled the entire street we had. Thanks for the NTCC parking crew of Tim Tripp, Gene Brennan, Keith Brogdon, and Dane Young. Also thanks for Dane Young shooting picks of the whole enchilada!! Jerry coordinated this event while residing in Houston, that is dedication to our club. We really appreciate your work on this fine charity show for prostate cancer research. Next time you see Jerry, buy him a beer !!
September 2014
Cruising for a Cure 2 - Second set of pictures from the Cruisin’ for the Cure held September 20th in downtown Fort Worth.
September 2014
NTCC Autocross Event 1 - Pictures from the NTCC Auto Cross event held September 27th in Mesquite. It was even greater than the previous one with lots of participation from NTC folks. And if you liked that, the following weekend was Good Guys so you had the opportunity to do another Auto X then. This is the second auto-cross Jay has coordinated, with more than 30 participants, and has done a fine job on the logistics and organization. Chef “Huff” served up lunch for the participants and they scarfed it all up – yum good!
September 2014
Classics Around the Square Show - Pictures from the Classics Around the Square car show at the Rains County Fair September 13th. Thanks to Keith and Lynn Dorsa for the planning of the caravan to Emory, it was a ball. Thanks again to Alan Pound, Ronnie McEntuff and Ricky Ratliff for their hard work and great county hospitality. Those seen there (some with cars and some just looking were): Alan #, Ronnie, Ricky, Keith Dorsa, Ken Jacobs, Fred Beagles, Bill Roy, Brenda Howard, Dane Young, Rodney Moore, Mickey Swaggerty, Dan Geiger, Kelly Krantz, Shawn Patterson, Gene Brennan, Bill Bailey, Jody Parker, Tom Okeefe, Eric Glover, Trevor Daniels, Bob Snegon, and Wild Bill Shaw doing his Hot Rods now thing and presenting his Street Stalker Award to Eric Glover. Congrats Eric!
July 2014
Statewide Remodeling Show - Pictures from the Statewide Remodeling Car Show held July 26th at Statewide Remodeling. This show is produced and sponsored by member Frank Manzare (Huff) and drew LOTS of NTCC folks to view the Pro-Mod car and see radio host Jody Dean, too many to list (and I’m sure I would miss way too many names). Lots of NTCC folks taking Huff up on the VIP room and the air conditioning in the main sales room. Congrats to Jay DeLuca for his “pick of the litter” from the Mad Dog Club for his LSX 454 Camaro. Thanks, Frank for all the work and thanks to all the NTC folks that made the outing a great success.
June 2014
NTCC Picnic1 at Advantage Autoworks 1 - First set of pictures from the NTCC family picnic held June 14th at Advantage AutoWorks. The Reckers ( Todd and Chris ) offered up their place as the location this year. And as in the past, it was a perfect location, good parking and lots of NTC folks to enjoy the B-B-Q. Thanks very much Chris and Todd. See pics of this North Texas Camaros family picnic and e-mails. Here is the listing of those that planned to attend: Roy , Huff , Youngreen , LaRue , McCarty , Gurh , Howell , Young, Dorsa , Gross , Hazle , Miller , Small , Ulrich , Phillips , Moran , Lohse , Carver Sr. , Geiger , McClendon , Martinez , Kerbel , DeLuca , Glover , Goslin , Kirkpatrick , Howard , Figueroa , Snegon , Holmans , Stewart , Cliff , Boothe , Moskos , Jacobs , Kethley , Hyso , Cleveland, Davis, Willtrout , Reece , Beagles , Hicks , Tripp , Gillespie , Hooks , Himes, Briggs, Potts, Ricketts, Aston, Todd and Chris Recker and several Advantage Auto Works folks too.
June 2014
NTCC Picnic1 at Advantage Autoworks 2 - Second set of pictures from the NTCC family picnic held June 14th at Advantage AutoWorks.
June 2014
NTCC Picnic1 at Advantage Autoworks 3 - Third set of pictures from the NTCC family picnic held June 14th at Advantage AutoWorks.
June 2014
NTCC Hanburger Cruise 1 - First set of pictures from the cruise to Big John’s Burgers on the square in Weatherford held June 7th. Chris WigginsGood coordinated this cruise for grub and several NTCC folks made the trip: Bill Roy, Chris Wiggins, Brenda Howard, Jay DeLuca, Dane Young, Huff, Keith Dorsa, Matt McCarty, Randy Ulrich, Mark Lohse, Jay Redmon, Jacie Kirkpatrick, Greg Scherer, Jonathan Kethley, Bob Snegon, Kevin Willtrout, Ken Stewart, and Jeff Genualdi. Thanks Chris for the cruise and tell “Big John” thanks too!
June 2014
NTCC Hamburger Cruise 2 - Second set of pictures from the cruise to Big John’s Burgers on the square in Weatherford held June 7th.
May 2014
NTCC Autocross Event 1 - First set of pictures from the NTCC Auto Cross event held May 31st in Mesquite. This event was coordinated by Jay DeLuca he had 30 participants with commitment . From all the comments, it was a great success. Frank brought his RV and Chef “Huffer” fired up the grill to prepare lunch for the attendees. Taz thought you got more points the more cones you knocked down – Wrong!! And Thanks to Keith Sullivan at Speedtek for sponsoring the awards given to the winners. Amy DeLuca took home some of the Speedtek gold. Watch for a possible fall Auto X event. Jay, you dun real good!!! Thanks to all that made this a great event. Jay DeLuca, Amy DeLuca, Frank Manzare, Mike Viehe, Greg Pomeroy (TAZ), Greg Scherer, Scott Harlow, Jonathan Kethley, Cris Gross, Gene Brennan, Rodney Moore, Tom O'Keefe, Chase Swinford, Chase Guhr, Megan Jacobs, Fred & Amanda Beagles and Matt Ward.
May 2014
NTCC Autocross Event 2 - Second set of pictures from the NTCC Auto Cross event held May 31st in Mesquite.
May 2014
Super Chevy Show 1 - First set of pictures from the Super Chevy held May 17th & 18th at the Texas MotorPlex. Frank Manzare (Huff) coordinated the event to get enough cars to include the suite behind the starting line of the drag strip, he did it.. If you remember Super Chevy being hot, stay cool in the air conditioned suite at the Motorplex out of Ennis. Attendees: Bill Roy, Ken Jacobs, Taz, Huff, Rudy Martinez, Robert Hamilton, Cris Gross, Eric Glover, Gene Brennen, Brian & Amy LaRue, Keiith & Lynn Dorsa, Jody Parker, Tom O’keefe, Steve Gillispie, Shawn Moran, Kent Miller, Chase Swinford, John Hazle, Mark Lohse, Freddy Joiner, Matt McCarty, and Mad Dog Dodson. Winners included Jody Parker (Best of Show, & Gold Class Winner), Robert Hamilton 67-69 Camaro Best in Class, Chris Jacobs 67-69 Camaro Outstanding in Class. Thanks for the support from Frank Manzare (Huff) and all that came out.
May 2014
Super Chevy Show 2 - Second set of pictures from the Super Chevy held May 17th & 18th at the Texas MotorPlex.
May 2014
Meet in the Middle 1 - First set of pictures from our “Meet in the Middle” event held May 3rd at the Johnson Ranch in Centerville. The short road trip to meet up with the Houston Camaro Club was huge success. We want to Thank George and Kim Johnson for the hospitality and always the gracious hosts. Thanks to all North Texas Camaro Club folks and Houston Camaro Club folks that made this year’s trip.
May 2014
Meet in the Middle 2 - Second set of pictures from our “Meet in the Middle” event held May 3rd at the Johnson Ranch in Centerville.
April 2014
Advantage Autoworks Show - Pictures from Advantage Auto Works car show held April 12th. As in past years the place was packed. Lots of T-shirts, food, and entertainment for the car show attendees. Much “thanks” to Chris and Todd Recker for another fine show at their beautiful shop, you guys rock!
April 2014
Cracker Barrel Show - Pictures from Cracker Barrel car show in Lewisville April 5th. This show brought the NTCC Camaros out in force, thanks to all that showed up for this event where NTC was the invited club for their April Show in somewhat questionable weather. There were 13 North Texas cars show up for this event. Thanks to all.
March 2014
Keller Benifit Show 1 - First set of pictures from Mad Dog Car Club (Mike Dodson - longtime NTC member) hosted a benefit car show in Keller held March 29th. Frank Manzare also did some sponsor work for this show and kept the drums beating. NTCC folks supported it in fine fashion, with 32, - yes 32 first gen Camaros and others that included a 2014 Corvette, a fifth gen Camaro, and one beautiful GTO (which stand for great to operate – and I’m sure Joe Phillips likes to operate it a lot) – for this good charity event.
March 2014
Keller Benifit Show 2 - Second set of pictures from Mad Dog Car Club (Mike Dodson - longtime NTC member) hosted a benefit car show in Keller held March 29th.
March 2014
NTCC Kick-off Meeting 1 - First set of pictures from our 2014 Kick-off Meeting held March 8th at Spring Creek Barbeque in Grapevive. As with many years past, the event was well attended. It was overcast and great big block weather and this meant we had a lot of Camaros at the event too. Upcoming events were discussed, plans made, volunteers held their hands up and recognitions given for the club core group. A great turnout and a great meeting.
March 2014
NTCC Kick-off Meeting 2 - Second set of pictures from our 2014 Kick-off Meeting held March 8th at Spring Creek Barbeque in Grapevive.
February 2014
Dallas Autorama - Pictures from Dallas AutoRama held February 14th-16th at Dallas Market Hall and coordinated by Ken Jacobs. AutoRama was a huge success for NTCC, congrats to all and Thanks again to Ken Jacobs for pulling it all together. Here are the Club members that were in the display: Tim Brown, Mike Cline, James Kerbel, Terry Taylor, Ed Miller, Jody Parker and Chris Scarbrough. Also showing was Jerry Hinson. Members won lots of awards.
November 2013
NTCC Dyno Challenge - Pictures from the NTCC Dyno Challenge held at Speedtek November 9th. Thanks to Tim Tripp for the dyno dictator and Keith Sullivan and all the Speedtek guys. Thanks also to Huff Manzare for the pizza. Check the picture of the leader board for all the winners and results of the event. Keith Dorsa procured the coveted limp rod award from the dyno challenge. A good day was had by all and no breakage.
October 2013
Mena Road Trip 1 - First set of pictures from the NTCC Overnight Road Trip to Mena Arkasas held October 26th and 27th. This was Mena Road Trip 2.0 organized by Frank Manzare and Brad Howell based on a previose run by Brad but with different paths this time and a few new stops. We had a record breaker attandance for this event with 55 members signing up. we had so many cars and people we had to break it up into three groups so we didn't lose track of anybody. Brad Howell had group 1, Frank Manzare had group 2 and Bill Roy had group 3. All participants were given a detailed directions with maps to assist. It started in Dallas then proceeded up to Talihina where we organized and paraded to our luch stop. Then it was up the mountains to the Talimena Scenic Drive Hwy 1 and making a stop at Queen Wilhemina State Park for a photo opportunity. Check those pictures out where we had 47 first gen Camaros lined up for photos. The stay in Mena was great with tours of Street and Performance and Brodix.
October 2013
Mena Road Trip 2 - Second set of pictures from the NTCC Overnight Road Trip to Mena Arkasas held October 26th and 27th.
October 2013
Mena Road Trip 3 - Third set of pictures from the NTCC Overnight Road Trip to Mena Arkasas held October 26th and 27th.
October 2013
Mena Road Trip 4 - Fourth set of pictures from the NTCC Overnight Road Trip to Mena Arkasas held October 26th and 27th.
October 2013
Mena Road Trip 5 - Fifth set of pictures from the NTCC Overnight Road Trip to Mena Arkasas held October 26th and 27th.
October 2013
State Fair of Texas 1 - First set of pictures from the State Fair of Texas show held October 19th at the Dallas fair grounds. He had 30 cars for corral and had nearly filled it up. Here are the ones that signed up to go: Huff, Jacobs, O’keefe, Young, Tripp, Brennan, LaRue, Caver Jr., Sampson, Eiland, Swaggerty, Gant, Hendrickson, Caver Sr.,Parker, Cline, Taylor, Ratliff, Kerbel, Jackson, Hemphill, Goslin, Scarbrough. A great time was had for people, cars and corny dogs.
October 2013
State Fair of Texas 2 - Second set of pictures from the State Fair of Texas show held October 19th at the Dallas fair grounds.
October 2013
Good Guys Show 1 - First set of pictures from the Good Guys Show at Texas Motor Speedway held October 5th-7th. Lots of NTCC folks at Good Guys and a few taking on the Auto Cross course, weather was iffy. We didn't have an event coordinator for this event, put participation was strong noe the less as is usually the case with this show.
October 2013
Good Guys Show 2 - Second set of pictures from the Good Guys Show at Texas Motor Speedway held October 5th-7th.
September 2013
Cruising for a Cure - Pictures from the Cruisin’ for the Cure held September 21st in downtown Fort Worth. Thanks to Brian Pence for coordinating this event. Those helping with the parking for the event were some of NTC’s finest: Keith Brogdon, Bob Snegon, Tim Tripp, Dane Young, Michael Holmans, Kent Miller, and Gene Brennan. Those bringing their cars out were: Keith Dorsa, Brenda Howard (won an award), Brian Pence, Sara Pray, Bill Roy, Bob Snegon, Tim Tripp, Keith Brodgon, Dane Young, Frank Manzare, Gene Brennan, Jerry Cliff, Jay Deluca, Robbie Martin, and Alex Vitoroulis. Great time had by all!
July 2013
Statewide Remodeling Show 1 - First set of pictures from the Statewide Car Show (Huff-a-Poluza) Held July 27th. LOTS of participation from NTCC folks and LOTS of other cars at Huff’s show. Thanks Frank for the VIP room and cool off area, although Frank had arranged for the coolest weather of the month for the show – you got pull somewhere. The surprise birthday party for Tom Potts at an undetermined age, was great with the Camaro cake too – Tom was somewhat shocked to find the the NTCC club had taken up a collection and bought him a blown Camaro – but he proudly put it in his pocket and enjoyed the ride. Thanks NTC folks, ya’ll rock.
July 2013
Statewide Remodeling Show 1 - Second set of pictures from the Statewide Car Show (Huff-a-Poluza) Held July 27th.
July 2013
Sam Pack Museum Tour and Cruise - Pictures from the club cruise July 19th to Sam Pack's private museum for a personal tour. His collection is extensive and varied including many first gen Camaros and many one-of-a-kind cars. After the tour we cruised over to Babe's for lunch. We had 41 members in attendance and they were: Brian Brown, George Davis, Steve Metcalf, Huff, Brian Pence, Keith Brogdon, Dorsa, Chris Sampson, Stephen Hemphill, Bill Roy, Shawn Moran, Tom Potts, Chris & Todd Recker, Harry Jenkins, JimBob Gilbert, Tim Tripp, Michael Holmans, Terry Taylor, Brenda Howard, Brad Howell, James Kerbel, Kent Miller, Bill Shaw, Shawn Eiland, Rodney Moore, Tom O'Keefe, Russell Himes, Jeff Genauldi, Joe Phillips and Todd Hyso.
June 2013
NTCC Annual BBQ Picnic 1 - First set of pictures from the NTCC annual picnic held June 22nd. Amy LeRue arranged the Aero Country East Airport near Mc Kinney. Food was catered by Randy White’s B-B-Q. Amy did a great job on the picnic. Those attending were: Brian & Amy LaRue, Jim Bob Gilbert, Dane Young, Terry Hicks, Erik Eichinger, Chris Sampson, Bill Roy, Karl Kilz, Terry Taylor, Mickey Cummins, Jay Mc Clendon, Greg Scherer, Gerry Cliff, Mike Strittmatter, Keith Dorsa, Huff Manzare, Tim Tripp, Mickey Swagerty, Chuck Goslin, Todd & Chris Recker, Don Caver Sr., Scott Chapman, Tom O’keefe, Stephen Hemphill, David Caver, Bob Snegon, Shawn Patterson, Rick Kidder & Bob Senich (two of the original founders of NTC), Chuck Schmitt, Greg Hendrickson, Greg Pray, Don Caver Jr., Bill Shaw, Brenda Howard, Ricky Ratliff, Brian Pence, Joe Phillips, Shawn Moran, Bill Boothe, Michael Holmans, Cris Gross, Bill Hooks, Gene Heatly, Harry Jenkins, Jack Ferguson and Steven Small.
June 2013
NTCC Annual BBQ Picnic 2 - Second set of pictures from the NTCC annual picnic held June 22nd.
May 2013
Day Cruise to Joe Phillips' Garage 1 - First set of pictures
June 2013
Hot Rod Power Tour - Pictures from the Hot Rod Power Tour held June 1st-8th. NTCC had several participate this year. Those hitting the road were: Frank “Huff” Manzare, Jerry Jackson, Terry Taylor, Bill Roy, Keith Dorsa, Brian Pence, Bill Boothe, Bob Snegon, Greg Pray, Jay Redmon, John Redmon, Keith Brogdon, Russell Himes, Bill Hooks, Rodney Moore, Alan Pound, Jody Parker, and Brenda Howard. After 3 stops (that’s all I made before returning home), there were no major breakdowns, but Bill Boothe was smokin’. Be ready to hear some “road” stories from these folks. I want to thank Frank Manzare for bringing the car trailer that we did not need (seems to be the good luck charm to bring a trailer on road trips). The long haulers were headed east as I headed west, good luck to them and a safe return
May 2013
Day Cruise to Joe Phillips' Garage 1 - First set of pictures from the day cruise to the mild mannered Southern gentleman Joe Phillips' man cave in Pilot Point held May 18th. He invited the club to his garage for our viewing pleasure and some drinks and snacks. There were door prizes and independent judging for your favorite Camaros went off without a hitch. Those attending included JimBob Gilbert, Bill Roy, Jay Mc Clendon, Tim Tripp, Keith Dorsa, Amy and Brian LaRue, Mad Dog Dodson, Robert Hamilton, Gene Brennan, Fred Beagles, Stephen Hemphill, Huff Manzare, Greg Hendrickson, Terry Taylor, Ken Jacobs, Chris and Todd Recker, Rick Guhr, Chris Sampson, George Johnson, Brad Howell, Randy Ulrich, Harry Jenkins, Chris Hartley, Phil Purvis, Erik Eichinger, George Davis, Mark Lohse, Anthony Cleveland, and Todd. Many thanks for the great day Joe, we really appreciate your place and cars, great to have a NTCC member like you.
May 2013
Day Cruise to Joe Phillips' Garage 2 - Second set of pictures from the day cruise to the mild mannered Southern gentleman Joe Phillips' man cave in Pilot Point held May 18th.
May 2013
Super Chevy Show - Pictures from the Super Chevy held May 12th at the Texas MotorPlex. NTCC had 29 folks sign up for the event. This event was coordinated again this year by Frank Manzare and he hit it out of the park. 25 cars signed up from NTC they were: Bob Snegon, Amy LaRue, Bill Roy, Cris Gross, Huff, Keith Dorsa, Gary Dolezal, Tim Tripp, Ken Jacobs, Jerry Jackson, John Oustalet, Stephen Hemphill, Bill Shaw, Jody Parker, Fred Beagles, Jay DeLuca, Gene Brennan, Robert Hamilton, Tom Potts, Alan Pound, Chuck Schmidt, Russell Himes, James Kerbel, Mark Lohse, and Brian Pomeroy. Awards went to Tim Tripp, Jerry Jackson, Amy LaRue, Robert Hamilton, Cris Gross, Jody Parker (who won best of show with “Transition”) and Frank “Huff” Manzare. Thanks Frank for the suite deal. Frank and Jay DeLuca sponsored the auto cross and Jay took some hardware for that. North Texas Camaros was listed as partial sponsor (Thanks Frank) for the good press.
April 2013
Meet in the Middle 1 - First set of pictures from our “Meet in the Middle” event held April 27th at the Johnson Ranch in Centerville. The short road trip to meet up with the Houston Camaro Club was huge success. We want to Thank George and Kim Johnson for the hospitality and always the gracious hosts. Thanks to all North Texas Camaro Club folks and Houston Camaro Club folks that made this year’s trip.
April 2013
Meet in the Middle 2 - Second set of pictures from our “Meet in the Middle” event held April 27th at the Johnson Ranch in Centerville.
April 2013
Advantage Autoworks Show - Pictures from Advantage Auto Works Car Show held April 13th at Advantage Autoworks. NTCC had 19 first gen cars representing the club and the weather was perfect. Thanks to all that made it out to our April ralley point.
March 2013
NTCC Kick-off Meeting 1 - First set of pictures from our annual Kick-off Meeting hel March 2nd at Spring Creek B-B-Q in Grapevine. There was some construction, but it is everywhere and it didn't create too many issues. We had a great turn out, thanks to everyone for coming. We announce that Brian LaRue will be the new Membership Manager.
March 2013
NTCC Kick-off Meeting 2 - Second set of pictures from our annual Kick-off Meeting hel March 2nd at Spring Creek B-B-Q in Grapevine.
February 2013
Dallas Autorama 1 - First set of pictures from the Dallas AutoRama February 15th-17th at Dallas Market Hall. This show was a huge success with Ken Jacobs co-ordinated the event and brought 2 of his cars to show. Also showing were: Chuck Schmitt, Daniel Zadorozny, Fred Beagles, James Kerbel (see his car as feature car this month), Jody Parker, Mike Cline, and Tim Brown. Congrats to all, you made a good showing for NTCC and brought home lots of hardware!
February 2013
Dallas Autorama 2 - Second set of pictures from the Dallas AutoRama February 15th-17th at Dallas Market Hall.
February 2013
Dallas Autorama 3 - Third set of pictures from the Dallas AutoRama February 15th-17th at Dallas Market Hall.
December 2012
NTCC Wrap-up Meeting 1 - First set of pictures from the NTCC Year End Dutch Treat Lunch and NTC wrap up was held December 8th at Pappas B-B-Q. We covered 2012 events and recognize NTC folks for their contributions. This was a great turnout to close out the 21st year of NTCC. 30+ first gens in the good weather and lots of folks enjoying the B-B-Q and car eye candy.
December 2012
NTCC Wrap-up Meeting 2 - Second set of pictures from the NTCC Year End Dutch Treat Lunch and NTC wrap up was held December 8th at Pappas B-B-Q.
November 2012
NTCC Dyno Challenge 1 - First set of pictures from the NTCC Dyno Challenge held November 3rd at Speedtek. Terry Taylor was dyno dictator for 2012. First let me say a BIG THANKS to Keith and all of his Speedtek crew for the great work they did today during the Dyno run. Special thanks to Keith himself for giving a free Dyno Pull to the DAL award winner. Also special thanks to Keith for making the All Out trophy, and Frank Manzare for working with Keith on the design and development of the special trophy. And to Steve Metcalf for the pastries, Cris Gross for the micro-fiber towels he handed out to all folks that dyno’d their cars. Was a good day for the annual dyno Challenge with lots of NTC folks on hand. Thanks Terry Taylor, dyno dictator.
November 2012
NTCC Dyno Challenge 2 - Second set of pictures from the NTCC Dyno Challenge held November 3rd at Speedtek.
October 2012
Firewheel Classics Show - Pictures from the Firewheel Classics Show and open house October 27th. Thanks Patti for the hospitality. Those that came out were: Jay Mc Clendon, Rodney Moore, Huff Manzare, Bill Roy, Terry Taylor, Joe Phillips, Mickey Swaggerty, Cris Gross, Tom Potts, Old NTCC friend Jerry Webber, Shawn Moran, Troy Fields, Jose Luna, Bob Snegon, Bill Boothe, Ray Downey, Brian Pence, Ted White, George and Christopher Davis, Fred Beagles, TAZ Pomeroy, Daniel Zadorozny, Randy Ulrich, Randy Martin, “Wild” Bill Shaw, Antonio Meza, Jim Bill, and Erik Eichinger.
September 2012
Cruise for a Cure Show - Pictures from the Cruise for a Cure show in Ft. Worth September 15th. Yes, Jerry Jackson pulled off Cruisin’ for the Cure show with good participation and super weather. He kept the AC running all day, it was a perfect day. Jerry had Keith Brogdon and Brian Pence (ask how his night before went) as lead parking guys. Thanks to all that attended, and Jerry, “Thanks” from all of us for another great event.
July 2012
Statewide Remodeling Show 1 - First set of pictures from the Statewide Remodeling show held July 28th. We gave Huff a good kick off of his open house and car show at his new location. Mad Dog (Mike Dodson ) and Taz ( Greg Pomeroy) gave Huff autographed coveralls he requested from Mad Dog when he won his TV car show. Lot of NTCC folks on hand to help Huff celebrate his new open house, thanks to all that attended. Several NTC folks won: Mark Lohse, Jody Parker, Keith Dorsa, Chris Recker, Bill Shaw, and Rodney Moore. North Texas Camaros won the club participation award, thank you to all that came out. Special Thanks to all the NTC folks that helped sponsor this show: Rod’s Car Craft, Speedtek, Hot Rods Now, and Advantage Autoworks – Thanks Again Guys.
July 2012
Statewide Remodeling Show 2 - Second set of pictures from the Statewide Remodeling show held July 28th.
June 2012
Hot Rod Power Tour 1 - First set of pictures from the 2012 Hot Rod Power Tour held June 6ty-13th. The following made some of the 2012 HRPT road stops: Frank “ Huff” Manzare, Jay Redmon, Bill Roy, Bob Snegon, Keith Dorsa, Keith Brodgon, Jerry Jackson, Brian Pence, Chuck Goslin, Bill Boothe, and Brenda Howard. Hot Rod asked NTC for volunteers to help with parking and registrations support for Friday June 8th. NTC had Jim Gilbert, Frank Manzare, Wild Bill Shaw, Stephen Hemphill, Jim Kerbel, Brian Brown, Erik Eichinger, Brad Howell and Jay Mc Clendon doing the chores. Great job guys, thanks for your support.
June 2012
Hot Rod Power Tour 2 - Second set of pictures from the 2012 Hot Rod Power Tour held June 6ty-13th
June 2012
Hot Rod Power Tour 3 - Third set of pictures from the 2012 Hot Rod Power Tour held June 6ty-13th
May 2012
Meet in the Middle VI 1 - First set of pictures from the Meet in the Middle VI Event held May 19th in Centerville to meet with the Houston Camaro Club and hosted by Kim and George Johnson. A great time was had by all, the weather was beautiful and it was good to see the Houston folks again. That’s another great one for the books, Thanks Again Kim & George Johnson for the great southern hospitality. Those making the trip from NTC were: Goslins, Roy, Scherer, Pray, Howard, Lohse, Dorsa, La Rue, Taylor, Gross, Jenkins, and Howell.
May 2012
Meet in the Middle VI 2 - Second set of pictures from the Meet in the Middle VI Event held May 19th in Centerville.
May 2012
Super Chevy Show - Pictures from the Super Chevy held May 12th had NTCC folks 29 signed up for the event. The weather was good and so was the turnout. So cooling it in the suite (Thanks Frank) were NTC folks that were showing, racing or both.
April 2012
NTCC Barbeque Picnic 1 - First set of pictures from the NTCC Barbeque Picnic held April 28th at Lantana Park. David Caver did a great job setting up the location and getting the food. Last count had 85 adults and 18 kiddos. WOW, what a turn out. This was “best ever attended NTC picnic”. What a fine group of folks and cars.
April 2012
NTCC Barbeque Picnic 2 - Second set of pictures from the NTCC Barbeque Picnic held April 28th at Lantana Park.
April 2012
Advantage Autoworks Show - Pictures from Advantage Auto Works spring car show (156 cars). Lots of NTCC folks on hand to enjoy the event, food, and entertainment. Great weather, great hosts (Chris and Todd Recker), great cars and really great NTC turn out.
March 2012
Mud Bug Gala Cruise Event - Pictures from Mud Bugs gala event held March 31st and hosted by Chuck and Sharon Goslin at their place near Chandler. Those on the road were: Keith Dorsa, Larry Callahan, Bill Roy, and Terry Taylor. The professional Cajun Chompers of Mud Bugs were Keith Dorsa, Larry Callahan and Chuck Goslin. The trip, the bluebonnets, the mud bugs, and hospitality were exceptional. Thanks to Chuck and Sharon for a great day.
March 2012
NTCC Spring Kick-off Cruise Meeting 1 - First set of pictures from the The spring cruise and Kick Off Meeting held March 3rd. We had about 25 cars start at the Westin and about 33 ended up at Spring Creek B-B-Q for lunch and the kick off. This was the largest number of first gen Camaros at a NTC event ever. Thanks to all that made the kick off and I want to especially welcome all the new members to North Texas Camaros. The full year of events that are already on the calendar can be reviewed on the NTC web site "events" tab. Others may be added as we progress through 2012.
March 2012
NTCC Spring Kick-off Cruise Meeting 2 - Second set of pictures from the The spring cruise and Kick Off Meeting held March 3rd.
February 2012
AutoRama Show - Pictures from The Dallas Autorama held February 17th-19th at Market Hall in Dallas. North Texas Camaros had 7 cars in the show, plus Terry Taylor's '50 Chevy Pick up and Rodney Moore's Camuda. Ken Jacobs co-ordinnated the NTCC portion of the show with the following members showing: Fred Beagles '69, Ken Burdin '67, Daniel Zadorozny '69, Tim Brown '69, Charles Schmitt '69, and Ken Jacobs '68 & '69. All NTC Members took home some hardware. Congrats to all, ya'll dun good!
December 2011
NTCC Wrap-up Meeting 1 - First set of pictures from the NTCC "dutch treat luncheon" Wrap-up Meeting held December 10th at Papas B-B-Q in Dallas. Looks like 2011 was a great year to celebrate the 20th anniversary of North Texas Camaros, the 45th year of the Camaro and the 100th year of Chevrolet. GREAT attendance at the luncheon with the club leaders of our membership: David Caver, Brad Howell, and Chapman Mays in attendance and 35 first gen Camaros, best showing ever. Good weather, good club, good cars, and Great people.
December 2011
NTCC Wrap-up Meeting 2 - Second set of pictures from the NTCC "dutch treat luncheon" Wrap-up Meeting.
December 2011
NTCC Wrap-up Meeting 3 - Third set of pictures from the NTCC "dutch treat luncheon" Wrap-up Meeting.
November 2011
NTCC Dyno Challenge - Pictures from the NTCC Dyno Challenge held November 19th. The Dyno Dictator being Terry Taylor. Last years "bent rod" winner had packed away the trophy in a storage building, so when it is available. Winners included the following: SB = Jim Gilbert with 378 hp on his 383 cu. in., SB with power adder = "Huff" with 537 hp on his blown 383 cu. in., BB = Terry Taylor with 296 hp with 396 cu.in., BB with power adder = John Oustalet with 513 hp on his 509 cu. in. - note John was not able to make a full pull due to the lean situation with the nitrous, LS = Jody Parker with 415 hp with 350 cu.in. LS, All Out = Steve Metcalf 645 hp with 331 cu. in .WOW!!! with and unmentionable "F" car spinning 6300 rpm. Final trophy went to Jay Mc Clendon for the DAL (dead ass last on hp) but the sweet thing was it came with a gift certificate to Speedtek. Jay ran his numbers matching 327 cu.in to 207 hp. A good time was had by all. Thanks Keith for the fine dyno support at Speedtek.
September 2011
Cruise for a Cure Show 1 - First set of pictures from the Cruise for a Cure show in Ft. Worth September 17th. Jerry Jackson and the crew of Keith Brodgon and Brian Pence covered all the co-ordination, thanks. The 31 entries was amazing, and the many NTC folks that did not enter their car, but came to see the event and support our club was outstanding. In case you haven't heard, NTC won club participation award !!! Another great milestone for this great club of gearheads. Here is a list of those at the show: Tim Brown, Brad Bulkley, Keith Brogdon, Keith Dorsa, Erik Eichinger, Jeff Genualdi, Cris Gross, Rick Guhr ( who's dad drove the Camaro from Kansas to attend ), Tad Hall, Brenda Howard, George Johnson, Ken Jacobs, Jerry Jackson, Brian LaRue, Frank "Huff" Manzare, Chapman, Mays, Brian Pence, Bill Roy, Bob Snegon, Tim Tripp, Greg Scherer, Chris and Todd Recker, and Gerald Ramich.
September 2011
Cruise for a Cure Show 2 - Second set of pictures from the Cruise for a Cure show in Ft. Worth September 17th.
July 2011
Statewide Remodeling Show - Pictures from the annual StateWide Remodeling Show (Huff is a partner in StateWide) held July 30. Huff-a-Polluza, aka Statewide Remodeling show saw lots of NTCC folks making the show and keeping cool in the VIP room - Those there include: Jay Mc Clendon, Todd Hyso, Terry Taylor, Cris Gross, Jody Parker, Tim Brown, Keith Dorsa, Millie Odell, Marc Tuton, JimBob Gilbert, Rodney Moore, Alan Pound, Huff, Bill Shaw, Mat Briggs, Jeff Genauldi, Stephen Hemphill, Keith Sullivan, Jeff Cassell, Dennis Murphy, Michael Holmans, Chris and Todd Recker, long lost Jim Shaw, Fred Beagles, and Joe Phillips. NTCC won club participation, thanks all that made it.
July 2011
North Texas Mustang Club Cracker Barrel Show - Pictures from the The North Texas Mustang Club Show at Cracker Barrel Shows in Lewisville held on July 9th. 21 members showed up to fill the "visiting club" parking area. Those on hand were:John Reading, Greg Pray, Keith Dorsa, Bill Roy, Fred Beagles, Jim Gilbert (whose car was featured on the dash plaques and trophy awards), Erik Eichinger, Ken Jacobs, Shawn Moran, Randy Martin, Rudy Martinez, Don, David, and Donald Cavers, Chapman Mays, Jerry Jackson, Jeff Genauldi, Rondey Moore, Joe Phillips, and Greg Hendricks. Lots of awards to NTC members, Club Participation Award (and mention that we were the largest club participation for any visiting club "ever" to their show. Door prizes hit many NTC members too. Thanks to all that made this NTC event, you did North Texas Camaros proud.
June 2011
Super Chevy Show 1 - First set of pictures from the Super Chevy Show at Ennis track held June 3rd-5th. Huff did his magic again to get us enough entries to get the suite. Here is a listing of those signed up for this years Super Chevy: Bill Roy, Jay McClendon, Jerry Jackson, Keith Dorsa, Erick Eichinger, Dray Wilson, Cris Gross, Jody Parker, John Oustalet, Shawn Moran, Steve Gillespie, Jeff Kmosko, Tom Potts, Alan Pound, Ronnie Mc Entuff, Scott Chapman, Jeff Mingis, Todd Hyso, Huff, Stephen Hemphill, Ron Richardson, Michael Holeman, Brian Pence, Brian La Rue, Shawn Patterson, Rudy Martinez, Tim Tripp, and Ken Jocobs. NTCC was announded as club participation winner at this years Super Chevy event and several NTC folks took home some hardware and some won Jackets for first place in their class, congrats to all.
June 2011
Super Chevy Show 2 - Second set of pictures from the Super Chevy Show at Ennis track held June 3rd-5th.
May 2011
NTCC Barbeque Picnic 1 - First set of pictures from NTC Annual Picnic held May 14th at Advantage Autoworks Works. Hosted by long time NTC members Chris and Todd Recker. Those seen there were: Mark Phillips, David Caver, Bill Roy, Huff, Chapman Mays, Ron Richardson, JimBob Gilbert, Rudy Martinez, Keith Dorsa, Kelly Gorham, Stephen Hemphill, Brenda Howard, Joe Phillips, Bill Hooks, Chuck Goslin, Brian Pence, Jay Mc Clendon, Don Caver Sr., Don Caver Jr., Jeff Genauldi, Fred Beagles, Fern Duron, Shawn Moran, Keith Sullivan, Cris Gross, Brian La Rue, Terry Taylor, Steve Gillespie, Greg Pray, Tom Potts, Jay Redmon, Kent Miller, Alex Vitoroulis, Gene Heatley, Mat Briggs, Michael Holesman, Shawn Patterson, Randy Martin, Brian Brown, Brad Howell, and Tom Potts. Many with family and kiddos in tow (76 adults and 12 kiddos). Looked to be 35+ first gen Camaros on the great weather day. Thanks again to Chris and Todd Recker for hosting the biggest turn out for an NTC Picnic ever.
May 2011
NTCC Barbeque Picnic 2 - Second set of pictures from NTC Annual Picnic held May 14th at Advantage Autoworks Works.
April 2011
Meet in the Middle Day Road Trip 1 - First set of pictures from Meet in the Middle (Centerville day trip with Houston Camaro Club) held April 30th. Lots of NTCC folks and Houston Camaro Club folks made the trip. Good food, good friends, good old cars, it doesn't get much better than that. A Special Thanks to Kim and George Johnson for the super hospitality at their ranch. Those making the trip were: Rudy Martinez, Tom O'keefe, Chris McMahon, Brenda Howard, Frank (Huff) Manzare, Scott Chapman, Greg Scherer, Mark Tuton, Bill Roy, Chuck Goslin, Jay Redmon, Chapman Mays, Jeff Mingis, Terry Taylor, Matt Worthington, Greg Pray, Keith Dorsa, Kent Miller, Antonio Meza, Robert Willis, Brad Howell sent us off in fine style, and great people and fine cars from the Houston Camaro Club. This was the most participation for the past five years. This was the 5th anniversary for Kim and George Johnson to host the Camaro get together. Thanks to all that took the pictures of this event.
April 2011
Meet in the Middle Day Road Trip 2 - Second set of pictures from Meet in the Middle.
April 2011
Meet in the Middle Day Road Trip 3 - Third set of pictures from Meet in the Middle.
April 2011
Meet in the Middle Day Road Trip 4 - Fourth set of pictures from Meet in the Middle.
April 2011
Advantage Autoworks Show - Pictures from Advantage Auto Works Car Show held April 16th their shop in North Richland Hills. North Texas Camaros was well represented and won club participation award. Those on site were: Greg Scherer, Brad Bulkley, Bill Roy,Kent Miller, Fred Beagles, Rodney Moore, John Ousatlet, Tim Brown, Chapman Mays, Brad Howell, Rudy Martinez, Jeff Genauldi, Keith Sullivan, Joe Phillips, Gerald Ramich, Don and Donald Caver, Antonio Meza, Greg Pray, Jeff Cassell, Mike Chance, and our hosts Chris and Todd Receker. Thanks to Advantage Auto Works for a class car show.
April 2011
21st Century Muscle Car Cruise - Pictures from 21st Century Muscle Car Cruise and shop tour held April 2nd coordinated by David Caver. Those on the road and viewing the shop were: David Caver, Don Caver, Bill Roy, Brad Bulkley, Jerry Jackson, Stephen Hemphill, Brian Pence, "Lucky Huff", Keith Sullivan, Gene Brennan, Antonio Meza, Jose Luna, Brad Bulkley, Shawn Patterson, and Keith Brogdon. We had "F" Body Club representation by Craig Archer and Milli Odell. Many folks made cars & coffee then came to 21st Century for a big day.
March 2011
NTCC Kick-off Cruise to House of Hot Rods 1 - First set of pictures from Kick-off cruise and shop tour held March 5th. Started at the Westin Hotel and drove to The House of Hot Rods in Mansfield. After tour, a short trip to Spring Creek B-B-Q for lunch, there were 24 first gen and 50 people at lunch. Here's an attempt to list those in attendance: John Bezold, Bill Shaw, Stephen Hemphill, Don Caver, David Caver, Fred Beagles, Ken Stewart, Jerry Jackson, Brad Howell, Fern Duron, Cris Gross, Larry Callahan, Brian Pence, Jay Redmon, Steve Gillespie, Shawn Moran, Terry Hicks, Kent Miller, Joe Phillips, Dray Wilson, Frank Manzare, Keith Sullivan, Tom Potts, Rodney Moore, Bill Hooks, Chapman Mays, Dennis Murphy, John Reading, Brian Brown, Jim Gilbert, Shawn Patterson, Andrew Merrick, Jeff Cassell, Chris McMahon, John Oustalet, Robert Willis, Eric Eichinger, Greg Pray, and Bill Roy. The 24th first gen owned by John Reading showed up at the Spring Creek B-B-Q lunch.
March 2011
NTCC Kick-off Cruise to House of Hot Rods 2 - Second set of pictures from Kick-off cruise and shop tour held March 5th.
December 2010
NTCC Wrap-up Meeting 1 - First set of pictures from our annual year end wrap-up meeting held December 11th at Pappa's BBQ in Dallas. There was a GREAT turn out and the weather was good to get the cars on the road. There were 23 first Gen Camaros and a 2011 Camaro on the lot. Thanks to ALL that made it and make NTCC a fun club. Some good BBQ with your fellow was had by club members as we recalled all the things we did over the past year and look forward to the next year. There was some special celebration and all three founding members, Rick Kidder, Bob Senich, John Gruendl and Bill Roy were there to celebrate 20 years of NTCC. See the included picture of the very first club newsletter by Rick Kidder.
December 2010
NTCC Wrap-up Meeting 2 - Second set of pictures from our annual year end wrap-up meeting held December 11th at Pappa's BBQ in Dallas.
November 2010
NTCC Dyno Challenge 1 - Pictures from the Dyno Challenge held November 20th at Speedtek. There were 17 cars spinning the drums. SB normally aspired Ken Stewart, SB power adder Don Caver, BB normally aspired was Bill Roy, BB power adder Jerry Jackson, Pure stock low horsepower Fern Duron, Open Class high overall horsepower Rodney Moore. The "Limp Rod" award to Matt Worthington. Those supporting: Bill Roy, Mike Strittmatter, Mickey Cummings, Shawn Moran, Rodney Moore, Eddie Miller, JimBob Gilbert, Matt Worthington, Fern Duron, Shawn Patterson, Don, Donald, & David Caver, John Bezold, Cris Gross, Larry Callahan, Jeff Genualdi, Mickey Swaggerty, Jody Parker, Ken Stewart, "Huff", Kent Miller, Brad Howell, Will Penny, Michael Holmans, Marc Tuton, Jerry Jackson, Bill Shaw, Gene Heatly, Jim Turner, Bill Hooks. Keith Sullivan Horsepower Powder Adder LS engine (Keith is a NTC member and the Speedtek guru - thanks for the support Keith), and Billy, Manager dyno operations/facility safety.
October 2010
Fredericksburg Road Trip - Pictures from the annual North Texas Camaro Club overnight cruise to Fredricksburg held October 30th-31st. Terry Taylor had e-mailed the route, and it certainly was a good trip. Those making it south are: Don Caver, Brenda Howard, Bill Roy, Shawn Moran, Keith Bogdon, Keith Dorsa, Brian Pence, Terry Taylor, Chapman Mays, George Johnson, and Joe Gonzales. The NTCC members and significant others had a ball and no problems. Just goes to show that if you drag a trailer, you won't need it - "Thanks" to Frank for the trailer. Brad Howell sent us off with good wishes and good luck, it worked.
September 2010
Cruise For The Cure - Pictures from the Cruise for the Cure event held September 18th in downtown Fort Worth. We had a great turn out this year. We took over all of 3rd street in front of Billy Miner's restaurant and Razoo's restaurant. Here's who made it on 3rd street with Camaros: Keith Brogdon (55), Brad Bulkley, Daryl Byrd, Keith Dorsa, Erik Eichinger, Jeff Genauldi, Steve Gillispie, Brenda Howard, Mark Lohse, Frank Manzare, Keith Sullivan (of Speedtek fame), Greg Pray, Michael Barker, Chapman Mays, Andrew Merrick, Shawn Moran, Brian Pence, Tom Potts, Bill Roy, Terry Taylor, Jerry Jackson, Tad Hall, Brad Galbraith, and George Johnson. Sorry if anyone was missed. Hard to top this participation. Frank Manzare (Huff) won Big, Bad, & Blown award for his 69 Camaro, again - 2 years in a row, congrats. Special Thanks to the "early shift" guys for parking support: Keith Brogdon, Mark Lohse, Brian Pence and of course the fearless leader for NTC Cruise for the Cure event Jerry Jackson.
July 2010
Statewide Remodeling Show - Pictures from the annual StateWide Remodeling Show (Huff is a partner in StateWide) held July 31. About 23 NTC Camaros on site and about 6 or 7 other NTCC folks without cars were there. Great show and Frank provided the V.I.P. Room for all NTC folks and it was graciously accepted. Thanks Frank, think we owe you a "cold beer" now. Lots of awards collected by NTCC folks. Frank listed North Texas Camaros as a sponsor on the back of the show "T" Shirts -class act and good press. Thanks also to Kent Miller for the Pop Up tent that we used all day long (when not in the VIP room).
June 2010
NTCC Barbeque Picnic 1 - First set of pictures from our annual NTCC picnic held June 12th at Lantanna. We have held it there a couple of times before and it is a great location co-ordinated by David Caver. What a turn out, 50 adults and 10 kiddos plus a parking lot full of Camaros. Thanks David for a great job and location, I think everyone really enjoyed it. Good to see all the NTCC folks that came out, thanks for your support of NTCC and welcome to the new members that made it too.
June 2010
NTCC Barbeque Picnic 2 - Second set of pictures from our annual NTCC picnic.
June 2010
2nd Roll to Emory Event - Pictures of our 2nd Roll to Emory event held June 5th hosted by Alan Pound and Ronnie Mc Enturff and co-ordinated by Huff. Several NTCC folks made the trip to Emory. The location was great, the food was great, and the folks making the drive had a good time. Thanks again to Ronnie Mc Enturff and Alan Pound for the fine Rains County hospitality. Thanks to Rudy Martinez for providing the good catfish. And Thanks to all the NTC folks that brought the side dishes for the super day.
May 2010
Super Chevy Show 1 - First set of pictures of Super Chevy held May 22nd in Ennis at the MotorPlex track. Huff gathered up over 20 members to make the trip Saturday. Huff herded cats to Ennis. Cris Gross and Tom Potts got first day editors pick and top 10 awards. Lots of pic's and video from the Super Chevy photographers posted on their website. Cris Gross was selected for a feature in a Super Chevy Magazine future issue, keep an eye out. Day two had Ronnie Mc Enturff, Alan Pound, Cris Gross, Fern Duron, Chris Recker,and Bill Roy getting some Super Chevy hardware. NTCC won Club Participation award - great going folks. And again, we can't thank Huff enough for the first class deal on the suite. How else are you suppose to keep cool, watch the races and enjoy a cold one after this experience, thanks Frank.
May 2010
Super Chevy Show 2 - Second set of pictures of Super Chevy held May 22nd in Ennis at the MotorPlex track.
May 2010
Meet in the Middle #3 - Pictures of the Meet in the Middle #3 event held May 1st. The weather looked like it could get crazy, but did not. The NTC group got away at 9:30 and was at Woody's in Centerville before noon. The short trip from there to the Deer Creek Ranch of Kim & George Johnson was just 10 minutes down the road. When we got there the B-B-Q was waiting. Good brisket, links, chicken, beans, coleslaw, potato salad, ice tea and peach cobbler. The Houston Camaro Club bunch arrived just before noon also. Kim had the door prizes lined up and were dispersed among the Houston and North Texas Camaro members. Folks got jeep rides, 4 wheelers, fishing (ask Jay about the one that did not get away), and just a relaxed afternoon. Most headed home by 3pm and made the trip safe and sound. A Special Thanks again to Kim & George for hosting another great event and super hospitality.
April 2010
Advantage Autoworks Show - Pictures of the Advantage Auto Works Spring Car Show held April 10th. There was B-B-Q on site and lots of NTCC folks to enjoy it. In attendance: Brian Pence, Chapman Mays, Gary Dolezal, Terry Taylor, Brad Howell, Bill Roy, Kelly Gorham, Cris Gross, Terry Hicks, Rudy Martinez, Gerald Ramich, Fern Duron, George Johnson, Dray Wilson, John Bezold, Gene Brennan, Mickey Swaggerty, NoMad Dog Dodson, and Brad Buckley. Great turn out and NTCC won club participation award - way to go!! A special thanks to Chris and Todd Recker for the fantastic show and their support of our club.
March 2010
NTCC at Fort Worth Rod & Custom Show - Pictures of the 2010 Fort Worth Rod & Custom Show held March 5th-7th. NTCC entries were: Gary Dolezal, Chris Recker, Todd Recker, Tom Beard, Bill Roy, Huff, Tad Hall, and David Caver, NoMad Dog, Tom Potts, and David Clark entered individually, some great NTCC participation. Lots of hardware was hauled off by NTCC folks, congrats to all and thanks to those that also helped set up, tear down, and film this NTC event.
March 2010
NTCC Kick-off Meeting 1 - Pictures of the 2010 Kick-off Meeting held March 6th at Railhead Barbeque in conjuction with the Fort Worth Rod and Custom Show. We had the most people ever at our annual kick off B-B-Q and meeting. Many member brought out their first gens for this meeting and everyone had a good time. The food was good, the beer cold and the company excellent. We planned out our upcoming cruise season to span the year. Thanks to all the folks that will keep the club running this year. Mark Lohse will again do a T-shirt order. Gary Dolezal has info on 67, 68, 69 Texas plates new in the wrappers. Rudy Martinez handed out Kouzies for everyone. Overnight trip will be planned by Terry & Susan Taylor. Date and route to be determined later. Advantage Auto Works will hold it annual Spring Car Show. Dates: Keep the following dates in mind for NTC event possibilities. Meet in the Middle date is firm for 5/1.
December 2009
NTCC Wrap-Up Meeting 1 - First set of pictures from the 2009 club Fall wrap-up meeting held at Papas BBQ (the old Fenders) in Dallas held December 12th. This is traditionally a very well attended meeting and members are encouraged to bring their first gens and they certainly did for this event. This year Bill was gifted a set of artist redering of his cars Copperhead and Blue as gifts for all his hard work for the club.
December 2009
NTCC Wrap-Up Meeting 2 - Second set of pictures from the 2009 club Fall wrap-up meeting.
December 2009
NTCC Wrap-Up Meeting 3 - Third set of pictures from the 2009 club Fall wrap-up meeting.
December 2009
NTCC Wrap-Up Meeting 4 - Fourth set of pictures from the 2009 club Fall wrap-up meeting.
November 2009
NTCC Dyno Challenge 1 - First set of pictures from our annual NTCC Dyno Challenge held Saturday morning October 31st at Speedtek Performance. First car went on the drums around 9:30AM. First Gen Camaros owned by NTCC members were eligible for awards. This was the November Ralley Point, I know it was 10/31. Thanks to Cris Gross for coordinating (for 3 years in a row) this fun NTC event. Those spinning and spectating were: Huff, Fern Duron, John Oustalet, Terry Taylor, Rudy Martinez, Mark Lohse, Marc Tuton, Manny Valdez, Jerry Jackson, Erik Eichinger, Bill Roy, Ken Stewart, Shawn Moran, Chapman Mays, Brad Howell, Jeff Genauldi, Fred Mc Kinley, Robert Willis, & Kelly Gorham. Those winning the classes: Shawn Moran (Small Block), John Oustalet (Big Block), Fern Duron (Original Motor), Huff (Power Adder), and belated 2008 High Horsepower- Don Caver. And Cris provided door pizes (Camaro Book) to Shawn Moran, Manny Valdez, and Huff. See included leader board photo for results.
November 2009
NTCC Dyno Challenge 2 - Second set of pictures from our annual NTCC Dyno Challenge.
October 2009
NTCC Fall Cruise from the Cavinaugh Museum Fall Cruise - Pictures from the Fall Cruise October 17th to the Cavinaugh Aircraft Musem. This cruise was coordinated by Gene Brennan and started at the Cavanaugh Flight Museum in Addison. Memebers arrived a 8am and roamed the museum until our departure at 10am.
October 2009
NTCC at F-Body State Fair Show  - Pictures from "F" Body display at the Texas State Fair October 10th. All generations were there. This annual event co-ordinated by F-Body leader Milli Odell was the Oct. Ralley Point. Those having a corny dogs were: Shawn Moran, Roger Jackson, Don Caver, Donald Caver, and David Caver.
October 2009
NTCC at Firewheel Classics Customer Appreciation Show - Pictures from Firewheel Classics 2nd anual Customer Appreciation October 10th. Those coming out with/without Camaros were: Cris Gross, Bill Roy, Rodney Moore, Chris Polito, Rudy Martinez, Bill Shaw, Robert Willis, John Oustalet, Terry Taylor (2 cars), Jeff Genauldi, JimBob Gilbert, Jay Ligon, and Mark Lohse. Good turn out for NTC and a special "Thanks" to Floyd and Patti for the hospitality and fine service for Camaro parts.
October 2009
NTCC Road Trip to OKlahoma City - Pictures from NTCC's overnight trip to Oklahoma City October 3rd. Those enjoying the ride and sights were: Keith & Lynn Dorsa, Bill & Pam Roy, Terry & Denise Hicks, Brenda Howard and her son, Terry & Susan Taylor, Jay & Jacque Redmon, George & Kim Johnson, Greg Pray & uncle, James Weckman and Judy Hudson, Frank & KaSondra Manzare (aka Huff and Mrs. Huff), and Rudy Martinez did big rig and trailer support. The memorial in OKC is very inspiring. The dinner location (Toby Keith's " I love this bar") was perfect. Thanks to Keith and Lynn for getting us on the road.
October 2009
NTCC at Good Guys - Pictures from Good Guys at the Nascar track in Ft. Worth October 2 - 4. Those shining their cars or looking at other cars were: Alan Pound, Fern Duron, Mickey Swaggerty, Huff, Gerald Ramich, Brian Pence, Belinda Hilley, Cris Gross, JimBob Gilbert, Steve Parker, John Hazel, Bill Shaw, Bill Roy, and Ronnie McEnturff.
September 2009
Cruise for a Cure Show 1 - First set of pictures from Cruise for a Cure was 9/19, looks like lots NTC folks made the event. A Special "Thanks" to Jerry Jackson, Fern Duron, Mark Lohse, Brian Pence and Tom Potts for making this a great event. Huff did some "woopin'" and won the "Big Bad and Blown" award. - congrats Huff. Those bringing the Camaros out were: Brian Pence, Mark Lohse, Brenda Howard, Steve Gillispie, Cris Gross, Jeff Cassell, Bill Roy, Steve Parker, George Johnson, Brad Howell, Sheila Cauthen (soon to be member), Rodney Moore, Ryan Moore, Huff, Fern, Gerald Ramich, Jeff Genauldi, Shawn Moran, Terry Taylor, Tom Potts, Jerry Jackson. Also making appearances Mike Strittmatter and from the Ennis contingent Marc Tuton.
September 2009
Cruise for a Cure Show 2 - Second set of pictures from Cruise for a Cure.
August 2009
Classical Gas Friday Night Cruise In Arlington - Pictures of the Friday night Arlington Cruise In sponsored by Classical Gas. If you’ve not had a chance to attend one of the Friday Nostalgia Nights cruises at the Albertsons located at NW corner of I-20 and Little Road, then you’re missing out on one of the best gatherings in the metro are. I’ve made many of these cruises and will probably make a bunch more before it’s all said and done. You’ll most likely meet many folks you know or other NTCC members out there like some of the members seen below in these photos I taken last Friday light. I also found many other non-club first gen cars like these here. The cruise is sponsored by Classical Gas Motors. Check out some really cool first gens like the ones shown here as well as other classics and muscle cars.
August 1st, 2009
Statewide Remodeling Show (AKA-Huff Fest) - Pictures from the Statewide Remodeling show ( Huff-A-Poluza III ) held August 1st and was the NTCC Ralley Point. Huff, Thanks for the great show, hospitality, and generous awards. The early bird was NoMad Dog (last years best of show), he was there about 7am, followed by Fern and Potts. These were the guys there before the rain, during the rain, and after the rain -troopers! NTCC folks attending were: Jeff Genualdi, Tommy Simmons, Rodney Moore, New Member Bill May, Erik Eichinger, Belinda Hilley, Frank Manzare, Rudy Martinez, Fern Duron, Brad Howell, Jeff Cassell, Tom Potts, NoMad Dog Dodson, Bill Roy, Chapman Mays, Chris and Todd Recker, Brenda Howard, Terry Taylor, Steve Metcalf, and Jerry Jackson. You haven't been to a good car show until you hear Brenda Howard scream when her name was called for an award - fun sight. There was a lot of hardware won by NTCC. Jeff Cassell won best of show pick. NTCC won Club Participation Award.
May 2009
NTCC Barbeque Picnic at Advantage Autoworks 1 - First set of pictures from the NTC Annual Picnic May 30th at Advantage Auto Works. We had a GREAT TURN OUT for the annual NTC Picnic. Nearly 70 people and 30 Camaros were on hand to eat barbeque and tell some stories. Thanks to Chris and Todd Recker for providing the super location for the North Texas Camaros Annual Picnic.
May 2009
NTCC Barbeque Picnic at Advantage Autoworks 2 - Second set of pictures from the NTC Annual Picnic.
May 2009
NTCC Barbeque Picnic at Advantage Autoworks 3 - Third set of pictures from the NTC Annual Picnic.
May 2009
NTCC Spring Cruise 1 - First set of pictures from the NTC Spring Cruise held May 23rd. This cruise was coordinated by Huff and traveled to Rains County. This cruise was the NTCC May Rally Point that left from Young Chevrolet in Dallas. Thanks, Huff, Alan# and Ronnie. This was a great day trip to visit a disc brake shop, eat at a great burger place and tour the empire of A & R Collision and the homes of Alan and Ronnie. A great time was had by all. The free car wash in Mineola was unexpected but did not put a damper on the fun. Those making the trip were: Huff, Bill Roy, Wes Beckham, Brad Howell, Fern Duron, Shawn Patterson, Keith Brodgon, Gene Brennan, Bill Hooks, Marc Tuton, and Tom Potts. We missed Brenda Howard, as the GPS kept sending her to Oklahoma.
May 2009
NTCC Spring Cruise 2 - Second set of pictures from the NTC Spring Cruise.
May 2009
Super Chevy Show 1 - First set of pictures from the Super Chevy Show that started May 22. The event started off with a cruise from Cowboys parking lot in Arlington and cruised to the show at the track in Ennis. Those showing at the show were Tom Potts, Fern Duron, Alan Pound, Rodney Moore, Mark Tuton, Cris Gross, Brad Howell, Bill Shaw, NoMad Dog Dodson, and Huff Manzare. Frank arranged special credentials for this show to get close to the judging tent, thanks Frank!
May 2009
Super Chevy Show 2 - Second set of pictures from the Super Chevy Show.
May 2009
Classic Chevy Camaro Introduction Show 1 - First set of pictures from the Classic Chevrolet 2010 Camaro Introduction Show in Grapevine on May 6th. NTC folks and "F" body folks covered the porch and landing of the dealership. The auction for the 2010 Camaro went for $45k, about $10k over MSRP. Rudy got in on the WII auction and came out the winner. The "F" body club did a class act with a plaque for Scott Settlemire , GM Camaro Czar (see pic and e-mail). Lots of hardware for NTC folks with an unexpected "judging" of cars at the kick off event. Other than another free car wash (twice in one week), all was good at the 2010 Camaro unveiling. Bill Shaw caught the hamburguler in the 2010 Camaro just before the mustard hit the fan. Thanks to all that took the pics.
May 2009
Classic Chevy Camaro Introduction Show 2 - Second set of pictures from the Classic Chevrolet 2010 Camaro Introduction Show.
May 2009
Meet in the Middle 1 - First set of pictures of Meet in the Middle part dux held May 2. This was our day trip to Johnson Ranch in Centerville for "meet in the middle". The Houston Camaro Club ( 16 people )joined the NTC folks ( Huff, Tom Potts, JimBob Gilbert, Wes Beckham, Brenda Howard, Keith & Lynn Dorsa, Bill & Pam, Terry Taylor, and Brad and Millie Howell. Great time was had by all. The Dallas bunch was given a free car wash when we got about 30 miles from home - no problem.. Thanks, Kim & George for the great hospitality at your beautiful ranch. Who was that crazy guy on the overpass at the Ennis exit? NTC member, yes!! Ennis resident, yes!! Rabid Camaro freak, yes!!! Old School, definitely YES!!!! Mark Tuton, thanks for the great send off.
May 2009
Meet in the Middle 2 - Second set of pictures of Meet in the Middle part dux.
May 2009
Meet in the Middle 3 - Third set of pictures of Meet in the Middle part dux.
April 2009
Camaro Invitational at TMS 1 - First set of pictures of the TMS Camaro invetational event held April 4th. The event was a huge success with LOTS of NTCC cars and folks enjoyed the Camaro Day and the races. Lots of smiles at the 2010 Camaro used for the pace car at the race. At least a dozen NTC folks represented the first gen Camaro ( and a second gen too ). Info from the GM Camaro camp says 14,000+ sold orders for 2010 Camaros so far. Great pictures of Fern and Potts Z-cars on the track and members cars staging for the event. Hard luck award to Jeff "Geyser" Cassell for breaking down in the track staging area and had to be pulled out of line and did not get to go on the track.
April 2009
Camaro Invitational at TMS 2 - Second set of pictures of the TMS Camaro invetational event.
April 2009
Advantage Autoworks Show - Pictures of the Advantage Auto Works car show held April 4th. The show was a success with lots of NTC folks on the scene. About 10 people came to the show to show. Congrats to Mark Lohse, Tommy Simmons, NoMad Dog Dodson and George Johnson for winning some hardware with their fine cars at the show.
February 2009
NTCC Kick Off Meeting - Pictures of our Kick Off Meeting at Rail Head held February 28th in conjunction with the Fort Worth Rod and Custom Show. Great turn out of NTC folks and F-Body folks too. Several Camaros in attendance - first gen, second gen, and fourth gen that I saw.
February, 2009
Fort Worth Rod & Custom Show - Pictures from the Fort Worth Rod and Custom Show held February 28th. NTC entries in the Ft. Worth Rod and Custom Show this year are: Jay Redmon, Jerry Jackson, Jeff Cassell, Ronnie McInturff, Erik Eichinger, Rodney Moore, Gerald Ramich, and Terry Hicks.
November 2008
NTCC Fall Cruise - Pictures from the NTCC Fall Cruise. The NTC fall cruise was to Palestine and was a blast. Those hitting the road were: Marc Tuton (cruise coordinator to perfection), Bill Roy, Wes Beckham, Brad Howell, Bill Hooks, Greg Pray, Brian Pence, Taz, Huff, Brenda Howard, JimBob Gilbert, Mark Lohse, Terry Taylor and new member Rudy Martinez. Great trip and we met some great folks from the Palestine Car Club at the restaurant.
November 2008
NTCC Dyno Challenge 1 - First set of pictures from our NTCC Dyno Challenge. We had 10 entries spinning the drums, the winner in horsepower per cubic inch in small block was Cris Gross, big block was Shawn Patterson, power adder was TAZ, and the limp rod went to Steve Gillespie for some minor trouble on the dyno. See picture of leader board for all the total results. Those on site were: Huff, Don and David Caver, Terry Taylor, Taz, Steve Gillispie, Cris Gross (event co-ordinator of the highest level), John Ostalet, Jeff Genualdi, Gerald Ramich, Shawn Moran, Brad Howell, Bill Roy, Marc Tuton, George Johnson, Gene Brennan, Rodney Moore, John Hazel, Fern Duron, Rudy Martinez, Mark Loshe, Bill Hooks, Devon Snyder, Mickey Cummins, Robert Willis, Mat Briggs, Jeff Cassell, Wes Beckham, Shawn Patterson, Jerry Jackson, Greg Pray, and Todd Recker. What a great member turn out and fine horsepower numbers.
November 2008
NTCC Dyno Challenge 2 - Pictures from
October 2008
State Fair of Texas - Pictures from Camaros at the State Fair of Texas. Representing NTCC this year were Wes Beckham, Brenda Howard, David Caver, Don Caver and David's brother. Wes brought home a trophy for his Pace car as did David for his car. There were six 1st Gen cars there, three of them being David Caver his brother and dad. Most of the cars there were 3rd and 4th Gens.. The Firebird took the pick from the VP of GM; got Best Of Show; Don Caver’s green '69 convertible took 1st place in the 1st Gen class.
October 2008
Brazos Drive In - Pictures from a cruise to the drive in theater at the Brazos. Jerry Jackson picked a perfect night for the NTC Drive In event. Those grabbing the speakers were: Huff, Rudy (TAZ' attorney), Bill Roy, Jerry Jackson, Greg Pray, and Brenda Howard.
August 2008
Statewide Remodeling Hotter than Hades Show 1 - First set of pictures from the Statewide Remodeling Hotter than Hades Show sponsored by member and co-owner Frank Manzare. Statewide Show ( Huffest II ) was July 26, those making the great show were: Huff (your host), Taz, Alan Pound, Bill Roy, Brenda Howard, Kel Gorham, Cris Gross, Tom Potts, Chris and Todd Recker, George Johnson, Gene Brennan, Jay Redmon, Fern Duron, Don Caver, Brad Howell, Rodney Moore, Keith Dorsa, Mickey Cummins, Phil Purvis, Danny Inman, Matt Briggs, Jeff Genualdi, NoMad Dog Dodson, and Law Dog Simmons. NTC took club participations, congrats to all that braved the heat and the VIP room.
August 2008
Statewide Remodeling Hotter than Hades Show 2 - Second set of pictures from the Statewide Remodeling Hotter than Hades Show.
June 2008
Hot Rod Power Tour - Pictures from the 2008 Hot Rod Power that started June 6 in Little Rock, Arkansas. Here's some of the folks making the HRPT: Huff, Dorsa, Taylor, Roy, Potts, Gilbert, Taz, Pray, Heatly, Hicks, Redmon, Brown, Bogdon, and Howard. We had a couple of terminal engine problems. Huff's engine decided to shuck a valve and Bogdons 350 spun a rod bearing. Huff came back in the 71 Foose car, so he did get the requisite ration from TAZ the rest of the trip. Not terminal situation was the deer that hit the Dorsa car in Kansas, some on the road repairs got them home and no ticket from the game warden. Tom Potts had a transmission tail shaft failure and rack and pinion problem. Congrats for the rookie NTC member Brenda Howard, who made her first Power Tour in her Camaro she bought just a few months ago. Thank you also to Shawn Moran that came to the Grapevine start point with his 406 running. Congrats to all that made some/all the Hot Rod Power Tour, it was a tough trip this year.
May 2008
Huff Mayfest Picnic 1 - First set of pictures from Frank Manzare "Huff" hosted the NTC summer picnic - Mayfest @ Huff's on May 24. At last count there were 75 people and 30 cars at the picnic. Good food from Main St. B-B-Q in Euless had the "sauce and toss" ribs flying. Thanks Frank for the great day. Here's who signed up: Fern Duron, Bill Roy, Cris Gross, Steve Gillispie, Brad Howell, Marc Tuton, Chris and Todd Recker, Rodney Moore, Jeff Cassell, Jerry Hinson, Don and David Caver, John Hazel, Jeff Genualdi, Matt Briggs, Shawn Moran, Brenda Howard, Huff, Taz, Kelly Gorham, Terry Taylor, Roger Jackson, Jay Redmon, Terry Hicks, John Oustalet, Devon Snyder, Gene Brennan, Wes Beckham, Keith Dorsa, Fred Mc Kinley, James Weckman, and Chris Polito. Members, spouses, and family all enjoyed the picnic. This was the biggest NTC picnic turn out EVER. Did I mention Austin Powers was there!!!
May 2008
Huff Mayfest Picnic 2 - Second set of pictures from Frank Manzare "Huff" hosted the NTC summer picnic - Mayfest.
May 2008
Huff Mayfest Picnic 3 - Third set of pictures from Frank Manzare "Huff" hosted the NTC summer picnic - Mayfest.
May 2008
Meet Half Way 1 - First set of pictures from our " Meet in the Middle" day trip to Centerville and the Johnson ranch May 3rd. The cool (big block weather) morning made for an easy drive south. We made it to Centerville on time and George Johnson was waiting for us to go to the ranch. The Houston Club met us at Woody's and brought 9 cars to Centerville. Thanks to Danny V. for co-ordinating the Houston contingent to meet with us. Those cruising to the ranch were: Huff, Brad Howell, Taz, John Hazel, Marc Tuton, Cris Gross, Bill Roy, Fern Duron, Greg Pray, Keith Dorsa, Terry Taylor, Tom Potts, Jim Gilbert, Bill Hooks, Jerry Jackson, Jay Redmon, Terry Hicks, Wes Beckham, Rodney Moore, and Gene Brennan. The hosts George and Kim Johnson went out of their way to make us feel like home (only better). Thanks to all that participated. Huff supplied the "Good Luck" trailer and Wes Beckham dragged it round trip (it lived up to it's name) - Thanks to you both.
May 2008
Meet Half Way 2 - Second set of pictures from our " Meet in the Middle" day trip to Centerville.
May 2008
Meet Half Way 3 - Third set of pictures from our " Meet in the Middle" day trip to Centerville.
April 2008
NTCC Spring Cruise 1 - First set of pictures from the NTCC Spring Cuise held April 26th cruise set up by Jerry Jackson. We met at The Westin and were on the road by 11:00am. The drive was the "Kel Route" from a couple of years ago and it still had the open spaces and good driving to exercise the Camaros. John Ostalet had a distributor gear failure, but no other serious damage. Huff drove us through the Pate Swap Meet area to get some thumbs up, smokey burn outs, and a quick look at the car corral. Jerry Jackson donated a $100 gift card that Tom Potts won in the drawing (Thanks Jerry). We finished at the Prairie House for some good grub. Here's who made the trip: Erik Eichinger, John Ostalet, Keith & Lynn Dorsa, Brenda Howards, The Masseys, George Johnson, Jerry Jackson, Phil Purvis, Tom Potts, Huff Manzare, Taz Pomeroy, Fred Mc Kinley, Jim Gilbert, Kel Gorham, John Hazel, Steve Gillespie, Brad Howell, Bill Roy, and Chris Recker met us at lunch. One of the best cruise turn outs for NTC.
April 2008
NTCC Spring Cruise 2 - Second set of pictures from the NTCC Spring Cuise held April 26th cruise set up by Jerry Jackson.
April 2008
Advantage Autoworks Show - Pictures from Advantage Autoworks Show held April 5th in North Richland Hills. This was the NTCC rally place for April. Good NTC member attendance and the club won Club Participation Award, thanks all that attended. Those present included David Lavender, Terry Hicks, Jay Redmon, George Johnson, Kelly Gorham, Cris Gross, Brad Howell, Brenda Howard, Keith & Lynn Dorsa, Don and David Caver, TAZ- Greg Pomeroy, Greg Pray, Chapman Mays, Bill Roy, Gene Brennan, Bill Hooks, Jerry Webber, and the hosts Chris and Todd Recker. Marc Tuton was in the vicinity. The Reckers put on one great open house and car show - thanks guys.
March 2008
Fort Worth Rod & Custom Show - Pictures from the Ft. Worth indoor Rod and Custom Show was held Feb 29 - March 2. We had 8 club members with first gens in the club display, they were: Alan Pound, Cris Gross, Don Caver, Jerry Webber, Johnny Hazel, Tad Hall, Jim Shaw, and Chris Recker. A beer was had and a minute of silence was held for the Pomeride and the King Rat missing cars at the Ft. Worth Show. Mad Dog Dodson and Tommy Simmons ( NTC Members ) also showed in Mad Dog's spaces. The picture of the trophy winners does not have TAZ in it (something about the CIA rules).
March 2008
NTCC Kick Off Meeting - Pictures from the NTC annual kickoff luncheon at Railhead Bareque was Saturday March 1st, in conjunction with the Ft. Worth Rod and Custom Show. We had a good showing and 2008 events and shows were discussed and outlined.
November 2007
NTCC Dyno Challenge - Pictures of the annual NTCC Dyno Challenge held November at Speedtek. The Dyno Dictator was deposed and the new leadership team gathered up the horse power freaks to do some pulls on the drums. Cris Gross set up the horsepower per cubic inch method to even the playing field for all size engines. Winners were: in Big Block category it was John Oustalet with 503 hp, in Small Block catagory it was Cris Gross with 421 hp, in Power Adder catagory it was Thomas Holland with 489 hp, the Limp Rod trophe went to Huff for the mechanical gremlins that came out of the Huffer. Thanks to Cris Gross for doing the co-ordination, great job. Attendees were: Terry Taylor, Lee Smith, Fern Duron, Taz, Huff, Jerry Webber, Susan Brown, Fred Mc Kinley, Cris Gross, Bill Roy, John Oustalet, Mike Strittmatter, Jim Gilbert, Mat Briggs, Gene Brennan, Steve Metcalf, Jay Redmon, Thomas Holland, Marc Tuton, Devon Snyder, Shawn Moran and Bill Hooks.
November 2007
NTCC Fall Road Trip 1 - First set of pictures Pictures from the NTCC fall road tip held November 10-11th. Special thanks to Keith and Lynn Dorsa for putting this overnight road trip to Spring Texas together. We had 7 first gens and 10 total cars with the chase truck and trailer participate with a lot of folks enjoying the trip. These road trips have become one of NTC's premier events of the year. The weather cooperated and the cruise down was great fun..
November 2007
NTCC Fall Road Trip 2 - Second set of pictures Pictures from the NTCC fall road tip held November 10-11th.
November 2007
NTCC Fall Road Trip 3 - Third set of pictures Pictures from the NTCC fall road tip held November 10-11th.
October 2007
NTCC Fall Cruise 1 - First set of pictures from our Fall Cruise held October 13th. A special thanks to Bill Roy for putting this cruise together and coordinating it. We had great weather and lots of NTC folks and 22 cars. We started the cruise at the Westin Hotel and the first stop was at Firewheel Classic where we were greeted by Floyd and Patti with some goodie bags for NTC folks. Great stop and good folks at Firewheel and they give NTC members 10% off on parts ( specials and kits do not apply ). Next stop was Rod's Car Craft shop. Several NTC folks have had Rodney involved with the mechanical and restoration work on first gen Camaros. Thanks for the tour Rodney. Last stop was Keller's for burgers. If you haven't had one of their burgers - you're missing a Dallas tradition. I think the NTC parade of Camaros kinda upgraded the place. Thanks to all that participated. If you like this short cruise, try the road trip - more miles and more Camaro memories being made.
October 2007
NTCC Fall Cruise 2 - Second set of pictures from our Fall Cruise held October 13th.
August 2007
Statewide Remodeling Hotter than Hades Show 1 - First set of pictures from the Statewide Remodeling Hotter than Hades Show sponsored by member and co-owner Frank Manzare. Frank is a very good host and always has reserved spots for club cars and always provides adult beverages and a cool reserved room for club members to enjoy.
August 2007
Statewide Remodeling Hotter than Hades Show 2 - Second set of pictures from the Statewide Remodeling Hotter than Hades Show.
May 2007
NTCC Brabeque Picnic 1 - First set of pictures of members and cars participating in the May 5th 2007 Cruise and Barbeque picnic at Lantana park. We met at the Westin Hotel and cruised up to Lantana Park. 18 first gens were there and approximately 52 members and family. Thanks to David Caver for putting this great event together, the facilities were very good for our picnic. There many member cars in attendance and the catered luch was great. It was raining for some of the event but everyone still had a good time.
May 2007
NTCC Brabeque Picnic 2 - Second set of pictures of members and cars participating in the May 5th 2007 Cruise and Barbeque picnic at Lantana park.
May 2007
NTCC Brabeque Picnic 3 - Third set of pictures of members and cars participating in the May 5th 2007 Cruise and Barbeque picnic at Lantana park.
March 2007
NTCC at Fort Worth Rod & Custom Show - Pictures of members' cars at the Ft Worth Rod & Custom Car show March 3. Fifteen members showed a total of fifteen cars. Several members met up at the Railhead Smoke House beforehand for some great barbeque.
December 9th, 2006
Wrap-Up Meeting - Pictures from the 2006 club Fall wrap-up meeting held December 9th at Papas BBQ (the old Fenders) in Dallas for the 2006 year. This is traditionally a very well attended meeting and members are encouraged to bring their first gens and they certainly did for this event
October 2006
Mena Road Trip 1 - First set of pictures from the 2006 NTCC epic overnight road trip organized by Brad & Millie Howell to Mena Arkansas. We met at McDonalds in Dallas and cruised out I-30, then turned north and up to the Talimena Drive in Oklahoma through the mountains. On the way up we got caught in a parade in Dekalp. We stopped in Idabel for lunch at the Rib Joint. From there we traveled across town to The Muscle Car Museum and took a private tour of the cars. Then headed north to catch the Talimena Drive and through the mountains and on to Mena for our overnight stay. Lots of shopping and things to do and a nice dinner. The next day we toured Street and Performance and some took some side trips before meeting at Walmart for the trip back. I’ve labeled the pictures in this series so the location would be known.
October 2006
Mena Road Trip 2 - Second set of pictures from the 2006 NTCC epic overnight road trip.
October 2006
Mena Road Trip 3 - Third set of pictures from the 2006 NTCC epic overnight road trip.
October 2006
Mena Road Trip 4 - Fourth set of pictures from the 2006 NTCC epic overnight road trip.
October 2006
Mena Road Trip 5 - Fifth set of pictures from the 2006 NTCC epic overnight road trip.
October 2006
Mena Road Trip 6 - Sixth set of pictures from the 2006 NTCC epic overnight road trip.
October 2006
Mena Road Trip 7 - Seventh set of pictures from the 2006 NTCC epic overnight road trip.
June 2006
Hawaiian Shirt Party - Pictures of the June 17th Hawaiian Shirt Party at George and Kim Johnson's house. The food, drinks, company, weather and times were all good. Lots of colorful shirts were on display along with the first gens. A big shout out to George and Kim for putting this event on for the club.
May 2006
NTCC Brabeque Picnic - Pictures of members and cars participating in the May 6th 2006 B-B-Q at Lantana park. 18 first gens were there and approximately 52 members and family. Thanks to David Caver for putting this great event together, the facilities were very good for our picnic. There many member cars in attendance and the catered luch was great. It wasn't sunny, but nice for the cruise out and everyone had a good time.
April 15, 2006
NTCC Spring Cruise - Pictures of members and cars participating in the 2006 Spring Cruise to Hatfield Restorations in Canton on April 15th.
October 2005
NTCC Fall Cruise - This year we got a personal tour of Unique Performance and the Chip Foose '69 Camaro. The cruise was held October 22nd and there were approximately 23 first gens attending with about 53 folks. We got to tour the facility and see what they were building. They were specializing in the Chip Foose Camaro and the Elinor 68 Mustang. After the tour we cruised to Roanoke for lunch at the Prairie House restaurant.
October 2005
NTCC Barbeque Picnic 1 - First set of pictures of members and cars participating in this October 8th Annual Barbeque. This years event was planned by Brad & Millie Howell and held in a park in Grand Prairie. Turnout was very good with 17 first gens with 62 folks and so was the weather. Members participated in games, good food and lots of car talk and comradery.
October 2005
NTCC Barbeque Picnic 2 - Second set of pictures of members and cars participating in this October 8th Annual Barbeque.
May 2005
Hill Country Road Trip 1 - First set of pictures from our 2nd Annual NTCC Hill Country Tour was organized by Fern Duron and was held on September 17th and 18th. The tour started in South Dallas and ended in Fredericksburg, TX. It included an overnight stay in Fredericksburg. The driving tour include the local sites of Luckenbach, the airport Hanger Hotel and restaurant (where we had lunch), a drive through the Hill Country, Lake Buchanan, the LBJ birth home and much much more. We gathered for dinner in Fredericksburg and wine sampling. Fern did an outstanding job of putting this event together.
May 2005
Hill Country Road Trip 2 - Second set of pictures from our 2nd Annual NTCC Hill Country Tour.
May 2005
Hill Country Road Trip 3 - Third set of pictures from our 2nd Annual NTCC Hill Country Tour.
May 2005
Hill Country Road Trip 4 - Fourth set of pictures from our 2nd Annual NTCC Hill Country Tour.
May 2005
NTCC Spring Cruise 1 - First set of pictures from the NTCC Spring Cruise. It was another big block weather day, nice and cool but not cold. We cruised up to Munster for genuine German food for lunch. Thanks to Bill Roy for putting this cruise together.
May 2005
NTCC Spring Cruise 2 - Second set of pictures from the NTCC Spring Cruise.
November 2004
NTCC Fall Cruise - Pictures of cars participating in the 2004 Fall Cruise. The cruise was coordinated by Bill roy and ended at Railhead Barbeque for lunch. The weather was cloudy and great big block cruising weather.
October 2004
NTCC Barbeque Picnic - Pictures of The 2004 NTCC Picnic was hosted by Terry & Denise Hicks in Duncanville, TX. The weather turned out great and made for a perfect time with friends and cars.
September 2004
NTCC Hill Country Tour 1 - First set of pictures of our first ever Annual NTCC Hill Country Tour was organized by Tom Potts and held on September 11th and 12th. The tour started in Arlington and ended with an overnight stay in San Antonio, TX at the Riverwalk. Lots of hills, driving, Fredericksburg and, oh yea, the heat! Several took in the sights in San Antonio that night including the Alamo.
September 2004
NTCC Hill Country Tour 2 - Second set of pictures of the Annual NTCC Hill Country Tour.
September 2004
NTCC Hill Country Tour 3 - Third set of pictures of the Annual NTCC Hill Country Tour
May 2004
NTCC Dyno Challenge - Pictures of the fourth annual Dyno Challenge. It was held at Lone Star Performance this season because they have a great facility. Thanks to everyone for coming out. Winners: BBC Naturally Aspirated-Chris Recker-428 HP, SBC Naturally Aspirated-Terry Taylor-304 HP, BBC Power Adder-No entrants, SBC Power Adder-Gene Heatly-407 HP, The "Dead Ass Last" award went to Bill and Darlene Hooks. Their beautifully restored '69 convertible with a 350 made 180 HP.
May 2004
NTCC Spring Cruise - Pictures of NTCC's 2004 Spring Cruise. It consisted of approximately 15 cars and 22 people. The cruise began at the Harvey Hotel in Las Colinas. From the Hotel we went West on 114 to North on 377. From 377 we went West on FM407 through Justin, back to I-35W past the Texas Motor Speedway. We then went back to 377 where we stopped off at for some BBQ in Roanoke.
October 2003
NTCC Fall Cruise 1 - Pictures of NTCC's Fall Cruise, thanks to Brad Howell for coordinating this cruise. This year we went to TMS for a tour of the track. The ride in their van around the track was fun and our tour of the gold seat section was interesting. We followed the cruise with a BBQ lunch.
October 2003
NTCC Fall Cruise 2 - Pictures of NTCC's Fall Cruise.
July 18th, 2003
NTCC Dyno Challenge - Pictures of NTCC's third annual dyno challenge which was a huge success. We invited our friends from the Metroplex Muscle Car Club to join in on the fun. Twenty cars in all took the challenge. Top honors went to MMCC Frank George with a whopping 598 HP. Jason Gore was runner up at 389 HP. Third goes to Gary Keen with 387HP. Ben Seep won the drawing for the $50 gift certificate to Speedtek. Bret Dahl had some minor difficulties and won the "Dead Ass Last" trophy. Better luck next year Bret. Thanks to all who attended and participated. A huge thank you to Greg Pray's Pizza Hut location in Lewisville for the great lunch. Also, to Gene Heatly for organizing the event. Hope ya'll get ready for next years challenge. Unfortunately, many of the pictures have been lost. Here are the only ones remaining.
May-June 2003
NTCC Does Hot Rod Power Tour 1 - Pictures of NTCC's participation in the 2003 Hot Rod Power Tour. Several members were long haulers on the 2003 Hot Rod Power. They have shared their pictures with us. We also had a rather large group head out to Shreveport for the final leg into Arlington. The North Texas Camaro Club was the host club for the final stop on the 2003 Hot Rod Power Tour and many members worked the show at the Ballpark in Arlington so several members were on hand to help issue credentials and park cars. Next years event is scheduled to kick off from Texas Motor Speedway in Ft Worth, where I am sure we will have a another large contingent ready to roll.
May-June 2003
NTCC Does Hot Rod Power Tour 2 - Pictures of NTCC's participation in the 2003 Hot Rod Power Tour.
May-June 2003
NTCC Does Hot Rod Power Tour 3 - Pictures of NTCC's participation in the 2003 Hot Rod Power Tour.
December 2002
NTCC Christmas Party - Pictures the NTC Christmas party held on December 7, 2002. We had lots of cars and approximately 35 people join us for the fun. Thanks to Brad and Millie Howell for hosting the party at their house.
Sepetember 2002
NTCC BBQ Picnic 1 - First set of pictures from the NTCC Barbeque Picnic held at a park in Euless. The picnic was well attended and it was certainly hot to boot.
Sepetember 2002
NTCC BBQ Picnic 2 - Second set of pictures from the NTCC Barbeque Picnic held at a park in Euless.
July 2002
NTCC at Advantage Autoworks Vendor Show - Chris and Todd Recker hosted the NTCC club vendor show for 2002 at their shop, Advantage Autoworks in Dallas. Chris gave us tips on paint care for new or old paint jobs. He also told us how the restoration process works. In addition, we learned about the different grades of sandpaper and where to use each of those grades. Chris and his brother Todd showed us what tools to use for tight areas that needed sanding. Thanks to both Chris and Todd for all their information and sharing their many years of experience.
June 2002
NTCC at Redline Raceway - Pictures of several NTCC members that met at redline Raceway near Royce City for a night of grudge match racing.
June 2002
NTCC Brazos Drive In Cruise 1 - First set of pictures from the 2002 Brazos Drive In Cruise was held in conjunction with several local car clubs, including the Metroplex Muscle Car Club. There were approximately 65 cars in all with over 17 being NTCC members. The cruise began at the Park N Ride lot in Arlington, proceeded West on I-20 and then South on 377 to Granbury where the Brazos Drive In is located. We turned several heads along the way and had many thumbs up and horn honking too. A big thanks goes to Alan Knappenberger from the MMCC for organizing the event and leading the parade of Classic Cars
June 2002
NTCC Brazos Drive In Cruise 2 - Second set of pictures from the 2002 Brazos Drive In Cruise.
June 2002
NTCC Brazos Drive In Cruise 3 - Third set of pictures from the 2002 Brazos Drive In Cruise.
May 2002
NTCC Dyno Challenge 1 - First set of pictures from our second annual Dyno Challenge was held at Speed Works and was a great event with a pretty big club turn out. We invited members of Metroplex Muscle Car Club to join in on the fun. If you were not able to attend, you missed out on some real fun. We had trophies and prizes for the top three Rear-Wheel-Horsepower. For results, check out the picture of the leader board.
May 2002
NTCC Dyno Challenge 2 - Second set of pictures from our second annual Dyno Challenge.
April 2002
NTCC Spring Cruise 1 - First set of pictures from the 2002 NTC Spring Cruise consisting of approximately 23 cars. Another great turnout. The cruise began at Young Chevrolet in Dallas, proceeded East on I-30 to Lakeside Chevrolet where we made a short stop. From there, we went south along the shores of Lake Ray Hubbard and then west on Highway 80, north on Loop 635 to Town East Blvd where we stopped to eat lunch at Spring Creek BBQ. Prizes were given out at lunch for whoever had the best hands from the Poker Run. A big thanks goes to Brad Howell for organizing the event and leading the parade of First Generation Camaros around the east side of the Metroplex.
April 2002
NTCC Spring Cruise 2 - Second set of pictures from the 2002 NTC Spring Cruise.
March 2002
NTCC at Fort Worth Rod & Custom Show - Pictures of members' cars at the Ft Worth Rod & Custom Car show. Fifteen members showed a total of fifteen cars, fourteen of which were first generations. Several members met up at the Railhead Smoke House beforehand for some great barbeque.
December 2001
NTCC Christmas Party - Pictures from The NTC Christmas party held on December 8, 2001. We had 10 cars and approximately 32 people join us. Thanks to Bill and Pam Roy for hosting the party at their house. It was a cool day, but any day you get your first gen out is a cool day, isn't it!
October 2001
NTCC Fall Cruise 1 - First set of pictures from the NTCC Fall Cruise consisted of approximately 21 cars by cruise organizer Brad Howell. It was a great turnout for a great cruising day. The cruise began at Young Chevrolet in Dallas, proceeded East on I-30 to the newly built Redline Raceway where we were given a track tour. It was at the raceway an epic picture was taken of the first gens forming the letters “NTC”. From there, we went back West on I-30 to Keller's Drive In in Garland for lunch.
October 2001
NTCC Fall Cruise 2 - Second set of pictures from the NTCC Fall Cruise.
September 2001
NTCC Fall Barbeque 1 - First set of pictures of the NTCC Fall Barbeque. It was held on September 29, 2001 and was a huge success. Thanks to all of the members that attended. We had a very good turnout, with about 33% of our members and their families attending. We had 24 First Generation Camaros there and over 60 people in all. A special thanks to Chris Recker for opening his house and plenty of parking.
September 2001
NTCC Fall Barbeque 2 - Second set of pictures of the NTCC Fall Barbeque.
August 2001
First Ever Annual Dyno Challenge 1 - First set of pictures of our first ever annual Dyno Challenge was a great event with a pretty big club turn out. If you were not able to attend, you missed out on some real fun. We had trophies for the top three Rear-Wheel-Horsepower. See the included picture of the leader board for the top performers.
August 2001
First Ever Annual Dyno Challenge 2 - Second set of pictures of our first ever annual Dyno Challenge.
July 2001
Powder Coating Tour and Demonstration - The NTC powder coating demonstration was a big success. We all met at Custom Powder Coating in Dallas. Owner Steve Martz started by telling us about the different compounds and material that is used for the powder coating process. Steve explained how the material is applied with a special gun and then baked in his ovens until cured. We saw the different types of powder coating available and the many colors and textures. Steve talked about the different parts on display and how the look was created for the particular part. We all then went into the shop where Steve demonstrated the process of powder coating and showed us his ovens and some projects that he was working on. We finally wrapped up the session with a few questions and answers. We had a good turnout and several members brought their cars. We even got to play a little mechanic at the end when Brad's linkage became dislodged on his '68. Several members went to Humperdinks for lunch following.
April 2001
Spring Cruise 1 - First set of pictures from the NTCC Spring Cruise. There were approximately 23 members and 18 cars in attendance. It was a great turnout for a great day. The cruise began at the Harvey Hotel in Irving, proceded 114 to 377 North to Denton, 35 E South to Hwy 121 down to Grapevine. It concluded with lunch at Fuddrucker's near Grapevine Mills Mall.
April 2001
Spring Cruise 2 - Second set of pictures from the NTCC Spring Cruise.
March 2001
Fort Worth Rod & Custom Show - Photographs of members' cars at the Ft Worth Rod and Custom Car Show. Eleven members showed a total of thirteen cars, twelve of which were first generations. We should have an even better turn out next year as we estimate that 1/3 of our members are currently involved in the restoration of their cars. Several members met up at the Railhead Smoke House beforehand for some great barbeque.
December 2000
NTCC Christmas Party - Pictures from the NTCC Christmas party. We had 9 cars and approximately 35 people join us. Thanks to Mike and Beth for hosting the party at their house. Unfortunately, by the time everything got started, it was too dark to take pictures of the cars. Maybe we will remember next year!
September 2000
NTCC Barbeque - Pictures of NTCC Fall Barbeque. We had a very good turnout, with about 25% of our members and their families attending. Special thanks to Greg for handing out the CD-Rs full of car songs and to Patty and Kelly for opening their house to everyone.