Fifth Annual Super Run Car Show awards over $15,000 in cash prizes to participants
Mesquite, Nev. – This past weekend, hundreds of car enthusiasts from across the country flocked to the streets of Mesquite, NV to check out the 638 vehicles on display at the fifth annualSuper Run Car Show. Produced by CasaBlanca Resort & Casino and the Virgin River Hotel, inpartnership with the Las Vegas Cruisin’ Association, this year’s event provided three days of nonstop excitement including roaring engine competitions, slow drags, burn-out contests and open header cruises.
While attendees got up close and personal with a variety of vintage rides, hot rods, custom automobiles, classics and more, car collectors competed to take home their share of the cash prizes. Each year, theevent and title sponsor, Mesquite Gaming, gives away more than 250 total awards, plus $15,000 in cash and drawing prizes for car show participants. On Sunday, Sept. 19th, the CasaBlanca Resort & Casino awarded the top prizes to the following representatives:
People’s Choice Award:
Randy Cothran – 1969 Chevelle – Las Vegas, NV – $1,000 Cash Prize
Participants Pick Award:
Dale & Rozanne Buck – 1937 Chevy Pickup – Mesa, AZ – $2,000 Cash Prize
Best of Show Award:
Nick Hofius – 1936 Chevy Custom Truck – Grand Junction, CO – $3,000 Cash Prize
“I’ve been to every Super Run Car Show so far and, no doubt, this year’s was the best yet due to the record number of pristine vehicles that were on display,” said Christian Adderson, assistant general manager at Mesquite Gaming. “Not only did our car enthusiasts get to examine all of these impeccably preserved cars and trucks, but they also got to see them in action during the cruises and competitions.”
Event sponsors gave credit and offered a special thank you to the Mesquite Police Department and the Mesquite Volunteer Police Department for ensuring a safe and enjoyable weekend for all through their expert assistance with traffic control.