Archive for March, 2014

Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersurg set March 28-30, 2014

March 24, 2014

Dear readers:

The Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg will be held March 28-30, 2014. Head on to the streets downtown St. Petersburg for three days of world-class motor sports, highlighted by the IndyCar Series. The annual event is run on a 1.8-mile, 14-turn waterfront circuit that includes circling Pioneer Park, Mahaffey Theatre and extending onto runways at Albert Whitted Airport. For information, call (727) 898-4639, e-mail info@gostpete.com or visit http://www.gpstpete.com

Regards,

NITISH S. RELE

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53rd annual Oldsmar Days car shows March 28-30, 2014

March 24, 2014

Dear readers:

Organized by Upper Tampa Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce, the 53rd annual Oldsmar Days will be held March 28-30 in R.E. Olds Park, Oldsmar. Schedule is 5 to 11 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday and noon to 7 p.m. Sunday. Cars, classic rock and classic Florida will be on display during all fun-packed three days of a parade, carnival rides, arts and crafts show, and music and of course plenty of food. There will be three car shows as well as a judged bike show. Admission and parking is free. For information, call (813) 855-4233, e-mail mhowe@utbchamber.com or visit http://www.utbchamber.com

Safe motoring!

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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2nd annual Charity Car Show for Hospice March 29 in Clearwater

March 24, 2014

Dear readers:

Presented by Suncoast Hospice and Tri-City Cruisers, the 2nd annual Charity Car Show for Hospice will be held Saturday, March 29, in Clearwater from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Suncoast Hospice Center is at 5771 Roosevelt Blvd., Clearwater. It is an open car show; vendors, door prizes, chance drawing; trophies to be given. For information, call Cheryl at (727) 698-6772 or email tricitycruisers@yahoo.com

Regards,

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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United Speedworld in Tampa to hold cruise-in, car show and open house March 29

March 24, 2014

Dear readers:

United Speedworld in Tampa will hold a cruise-in, car show and open house from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 29. United Speedworld is at 13901 N. Florida Ave. All years and makes, muscle/race cars, hot rods, customs, classics are welcome. Registration is free and so is coffee and doughnuts. For information, call (813) 264-5505, e-mail info@unitedspeedworld.com or visit http://www.unitedspeedworld.com

See you all there!

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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Dade City Cruise-in April 5, 2014

March 23, 2014

Dear readers:

The monthly Dade City Cruise-in will be held on Saturday, April 5, 2014, in historic downtown. The 2 to 7 p.m. cruise-in is now put together by Carlisle Events, which also hosts the bi-annual Zephyrhills Winter and Fall AutoFests. There will be music, games and vendors. For information, call Jim Brady at (717) 243-7855(717) 243-7855 or visit www.dadecitychamber.org

See you all there! And do look for the latest copy of Motoring Tampa Bay publication!

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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Rise & Shine Cars & Coffee Car Show will be April 5, 2014

March 23, 2014

Dear readers:

The Rise & Shine Cars & Coffee Car Show will be held on Saturday, April 5, 2014. The monthly show, held the first Saturday of every month, features Garage One and A&G Industries products. The free show is held from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Classic Motors Detail Store, 5136 W. Idlewild Ave., Tampa. All cars are welcome. Hosted by Let’s Roll Promotions, free coffee and doughnuts are available. Also, there are detail products and demonstrations, chrome and tire car, waxing and leather care, door prizes and store specials.

For more information, call Gene Teston at (813) 391-3653(813) 391-3653 or visit www.garageonepro.com

See you all there!

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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Reeves Motorsports Gathering April 5, 2014

March 23, 2014

Good morning readers:

The monthly Reeves Motorsports Gathering will be held from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 5, 2014.  Car owners and enthusiasts can showcase their classic, exotic, luxury and super cars. Reeves Import Motorcars is at 11333 N. Florida Ave., Tampa (enter from Florida Avenue between Hummer and Subaru). For more information or directions, e-mail Jeff Wisz at jwisz@drivereeves.com, call (813) 933-2811(813) 933-2811 or visit www.drivereeves.com

Regards,

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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Chasco Fiesta Car, Truck & Bike Show March 23, 2014

March 16, 2014

Dear readers:

The 16th annual Chasco Fiesta Car, Truck & Bike Show will be held Sunday, March 23, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. registration. It will be at Orange Lake, New Port Richey. Portion of proceeds will benefit Sand Soldiers of America; several trophies to be given; hosted by Gulf Side Corvette Club; $18 pre-registration or $20 day of show. For more information, visit http://www.gulfsidecorvetteclub.com, or call Patrick Martucci at (727) 236-0959 or Bruce Besack at (727) 372-7482.

Regards,

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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Sunset Bay Chapel Car & Bike Cruise March 23

March 16, 2014

Dear readers:

The Sunset Bay Chapel Car & Bike Cruise in will be held Sunday, March 23, from noon to 3 p.m. Sunset Bay Chapel is at 6026 Churchside Drive, Lithia. For information, call DJ Ed Cullins at (813) 986-4720, (813) 294-7803 or e-mail etc397@aol.com

Best,

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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Billetproof Florida set March 22, 2014, at Big Daddy Don Garlits Drag Racing Museum, Ocala

March 16, 2014

Good afternoon:

Billetproof Florida will be held Saturday, March 22, at Big Daddy Don Garlits Drag Racing Museum, 13700 S.W. 16th Ave., Ocala, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The 1964 and older traditional rod and custom show is limited to 500 vehicles; awards include the Don Garlits Choice. For information, call Alan at (916) 207-4645 or email alan@billetproof.com

See you all there!

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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813-758-1786