Igniters′ Ignite the Nites 2015 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 2015 that enjoyed the sweet success of winning a spotlight in our car show.

People’s Choice Award
1955 Ford F100 - Bob and Lana Robertson - Kalispell, MT
Antique Stock '40 and Older
1931 Ford Model A Sport Coupe - Tom and Sandy Bailey - Libby, MT
Antique Truck Modified '40 and Older
1935 International Pickup Truck - Rick Blomdahl - Troy, MT
Antique Truck Stock '40 and Older
1936 Chevrolet Pickup - Peggy Nau - Kalispell, MT
Rat Rod
1929 Dodge - Gary and Linda Rose - Troy, MT
Street Rod '48 and Older
1937 Ford Coupe - Keith and Lois Dettling - Cranbrook, BC
Classic Car Stock '41 to '59
1952 Buick Special Riviera - Gerry Christie - Cranbrook, BC
Classic Car Modified '41 to '59
1955 Ford Crown Victoria - Jack Kline - Spokane, WA
Classic Truck Stock '41 to '59
1947 Studebaker - Raymond Leonhardt - Great Falls, MT
Classic Truck Modified '41 to '59
1946 Chevrolet Pickup - Byron Whitehead - Kalispell, MT
Custom Car '49 to Present
1949 Cadillac 2-door - Gary and Cathy Galetti - Butte, MT
Late Great Truck Stock '60 to '79
1977 Ford F250 4X4 - Larry Johnson - Great Falls, MT
Best Neon Lights Display
Motorcycle and Cooler Cart (Tie for 1st) - Rick Sutherland - Spirit Lake, ID
Club Participation
Comancheros Car Club - 32 Entries - Pinehurst, ID
Long Distance Travel Award
Morris Spannagel - Hysham, Mt (611 Miles)
Hard Luck Award
1946 Chevy 2-door Sedan - Ken and Sheryl Seggern - Olympia, WA - (brake locked on front tire as they entered Libby)
Humanitarian Award
Marcel Cote’ - Libby’s most dutiful volunteer. Marcel is a self-described simple man whose daily routine begins with a three to four hour morning walk as he spruces up the streets of downtown Libby.
Poker Run Winners
Todd and Carmen Green
Poker Walk Winner
Stacy McCarthy
Poker Questionnaire Winners
Jason Freeze and Steven Whitmore
50/50 Winner
Nick Tucker
Kids Pedal Car Raffle Ticket Winner
Mike Cuffe - Eureka, MT
Remote Controlled Corvette Raffle Ticket Winner
Wyatt Wilson - Libby, MT
One Day Raft Rental Raffle Ticket Winner
Ken Rayome, Sr - Libby, MT
Late Great Truck Modified '60 to '79
1972 Toyota FJ40 Land Cruiser - Bob Landry - Lafayette, OR
Late Great Car Stock '60 to '79
1963 Ford Galaxie - Gary Menchil - Lolo, MT
Late Great Car Modified '60 to '79
1961 Chevrolet BelAir Bubbletop - Jerry and Geri Kuisti - Kingston, ID
Late Model Truck Stock '80 to Present
1994 Ford F150 - Larry Parkison - Kalispell, MT
Late Model Truck Modified '80 to Present
2000 F250 Super Duty - Mark Pollock - Missoula, MT
Late Model Car Stock '80 to Present
2015 Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack - Gary Beach - Libby, MT
Late Model Car Modified '80 to Present
1993 Ford Thunderbird - Art Cockburn - Spokane Valley, WA
Sports Car
1966 Corvette - Charles Mooney - Silverton, ID
Sports Compact
1962 Healey - Richard Dubois - Castlerock, WA
Motorcycle Stock
2005 Yamaha V Max - Bruce Mohr - Libby, MT
Motorcycle Modified
2007 BMC Chopper - Micah Sampson - Kalispell, MT
Special Interest Award
1952 White Semi Truck - Ed Hill - Libby, MT
N.T.S. Award
1962 Pontiac Laurentian - Trent Mackintosh - Armstrong, BC
2015 People’s Choice Award
1955 Ford F100 owned by Bob and Lana Robertson of Kalispell, Montana
Photo of the 2015 People's Choice Award - Bob and Lana Robertson's 1955 Ford F100 Pickup Photo of the 2015 People's Choice Award - Bob and Lana Robertson's 1955 Ford F100 Pickup