The Southern California Formation Flying Team known as SoCal pilots flying the military and acrobatic eastern block single-engine propeller, single seat Beechcraft T-34 Mentor. They impressed the crowd with their signature "Flyby Salute to Autos and Aero" flyby with smoke systems on full blast.
Pilots lined up on stage to express their gratitude and speaking about their personal experiences flying these different types classic airplanes. As they spoke one after another, the event judges were going over details on what they felt was a great choices for the grand trophy.
The 1939 BUGATTI TYPE 57SC ARAVIS-CABRIOLET voted "2018 Best In Show" and the winner of 2018-Chairman's Award was in a lane of its own.
The details on the front end of this 1939 BUGATTI TYPE 57SC ARAVIS-CABRIOLET had a row of clean lines on the side of the front of the body that allowed the exhaust to exit from the narrow custom hood.
The interior was extremely clean. It had a cockpit feel of a vintage aircraft by its simplicity and minimal elements on the dashboard. The steering wheel was built with a cedar wood in combination of aluminum frame extended to the metal dashboard. The standard knob was made of the same material giving it a nice aesthetic and color flow that makes it a unique, one of a kind classic interior.
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