Igniters′ Ignite the Nites 2014 Car Show Results, Winners, and Awards

From the chromed up, nostalgic 60’s and 70’s muscle cars to the unique rat rods, every participant in our annual car show is a star. As hundreds of classic cars line the streets of downtown Libby, Montana featuring the best of the best, it is never easy to choose a select few to represent our winners.

Here is our lineup of picks from 2014 that enjoyed the sweet success of winning a spotlight in our car show.

Antique Stock '40 and Older
1st - 1931 Ford Sport Coupe - Tom and Sandy Bailey - Libby, MT
2nd - 1940 Buick - Dave and Jerry Young - Eureka, MT
 
Antique Truck Modified '40 and Older
1st - 1936 Chevrolet Pickup - Ryan Hopp - Kingston, ID
2nd - 1935 Ford Pickup - Ralph Alderman - Sandpoint, ID
 
Antique Truck Stock '40 and Older
1st - 1936 Chevrolet Pickup - Peggy Nau - Kalispell, MT
2nd - 1952 White Semi Truck - Ed Hill - Libby, MT
 
Rat Rod
1st - 1929 Dodge - Gary and Linda Rose - Troy, MT
2nd - 1943 GMC - Robert Viergutz - Libby, MT
 
Street Rod '48 and Older
1st - 1941 Willys - Jack Chisholm - Cranbrook, BC
2nd - 1936 Nash LaFayette - Glen Wainwright - Deer Park, WA
 
Classic Car Stock '41 to '59
1st - 1952 Buick Special Riviera - Gerry and Karen Christie - Cranbrook, BC
2nd - 1955 Oldsmobile Super 88 - Clay and Scottie Julian - St. Maries, ID
 
Classic Car Modified '41 to '59
1st - 1950 Mercury Coupe - Paul and Marcia Wingfield - Post Falls, ID
2nd - 1955 Chevrolet 210 - Dave and Kandy Whiteman - Cataldo, ID
 
Classic Truck Stock '41 to '59
1st - 1956 GMC Series 100 - Bill Silva - Libby, MT
2nd - 1942 Willys Pickup - Larry Nelson - Kalispell, MT
 
Classic Truck Modified '41 to '59
1st - 1957 Chevrolet Pickup - Bill Manthos - Coeur d'Alene, ID
2nd - 1946 Chevrolet Pickup - Byron Whitehead - Kalispell, MT
 
Custom Car '49 to Present
1st - 1950 Mercury Monterey - James Morse - Hayden Lake, ID
2nd - 1949 Ford Custom - Stan and DeAnn Lien - Rathdrum, ID
Motorcycle Modified
1st - 2006 Dynamic Chopper - Mark Pollock - Missoula, MT
2nd - 1994 Super Vee - Millan Kubia - Missoula, MT
 
Long Distance Travel Award
Bayard Osborn - Port Townsend, WA (525 Miles)
 
Special Interest Awards
1st - 1941 Chevrolet School Bus - Curtis and Staci Ost - Whitefish, MT
2nd - 1969 Dodge Charger General Lee (Dukes of Hazzard Car) - Cliff Arthur - Mullan, ID
 
Neon Light Show Winner
Rick Sutherland
 
N.T.S. Award
1947 Plymouth - Larry “Webbie” Webber - Cranbrook, BC
 
MSRA
1970 Chevelle - Nick Grotjohn - Libby, MT
 
Club Participation
Comancheros Car Club - 27 Entries - Pinehurst, ID
 
Hard Luck Award
1st - 1931 Model A - Joe and Eleanor Clevenstine - (broke down in Birdsboro, PA)
2nd - Corvette - Agnes Kemp - (broke down a lot) - Libby, MT
 
Humanitarian Award
Eric Howe - Troy, MT - Rescued residents from a burning apartment complex in Troy, Montana the morning of December 12, 2013.
 
Poker Run Winners
Rick Dolson and Arnie Scott
 
Poker Walk Winners
Marianna Groth and Kathy Dunham
 
Burnout Contest Winners - Show Class
1st - 1968 Chevrolet Camaro RS - Todd Vance
2nd - 1968 Chevelle - Guy Simpkins - St. George, Utah
 
Burnout Contest Winners - Street Class
1st - 84 Chevrolet S10 - Burt Stoltz
2nd - 1937 Graham - Martin McGrath - Golden, B.C.
Late Great Truck Stock '60 to '79
1st - 1979 Ford F-350 4X4 - John Clemons - Libby, MT
2nd - 1963 Ford F-350 4X4 - Edgar Ryter - Creston, B.C.
 
Late Great Truck Modified '60 to '79
1st - 1961 Ford F-100 Unibody- Rod Thomas - Kellog, ID
2nd - 1966 Chevrolet C-10 - Ron Otto - Kalispell, MT
 
Late Great Car Stock '60 to '79
1st - 1964 Buick Riviera - John and Gloria Costello - Spokane, WA
2nd - 1964 Ford Falcon - Alex and Edee D’ Andrea - Kingston, ID
 
Late Great Car Modified '60 to '79
1st - 1970 Chevelle - Nick Grotjohn - Libby, MT
2nd - 1967 Chevrolet Nova SS - Jack & Susan Shiplett - Pinehurst, ID
 
Late Model Truck Stock '80 to Present
1st - 1991 GMC Sierra - Pamela Devine - Libby, MT
2nd - 1985 Chevrolet El Camino - Wilf and Linda Boardman - Cranbrook, BC
 
Late Model Truck Modified '80 to Present
1st - 1990 Chevrolet C1500 - Tom Coon - Hinton, AB
2nd - 2013 Chevrolet Silverado 5300 1 1/2 Ton - Red Busby - Libby, MT
 
Late Model Car Stock '80 to Present
1st - 2012 Dodge Challenger - James Sheppard - Florence, MT
2nd - 2003 Ford Mustang - James Larsen - Elkford, BC
 
Late Model Car Modified '80 to Present
1st - 1993 Ford Thunderbird - Art Cockburn - Spokane Valley, WA
2nd - 2012 Dodge Challenger - Gary and Jill Beach - Libby, MT
 
Sports Car
1st - 1959 Corvette - Joe and Lavon Hill - Whitefish, MT
2nd - 1948 Midget Racer - Bill Blackwell - Moyie Springs, ID
 
Sports Compact
1st - 1970 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible - Shelly Pica and Rod Campbell - Athol, ID
2nd - 1962 Austin Healey Saxon 3000 - Richard Dubois - Castlerock, CO
 
Motorcycle Stock
1st - 1965 Cushman Silver Eagle - Leland Hoeltzel - Libby, MT
2nd - 1961 Cushman Trailster - Leland Hoeltzel - Libby, MT
2014 People’s Choice Award
1979 Ford F150 owned by Mark Pollock of Missoula, Montana