Car show winners announcedPublished 5:49pm Sunday, July 14, 2013
The fourth annual free car show in Albert Lea was held on the Fourth of July. Seventy-seven cars were parked on Fountain Street.
The first-place Peoples’ Choice Award winner was Harley and Pam Fredrick with a 1967 Chevy Chevelle. Second-place was Doug and Julie Bronson with a 1964 Pontiac GTO. Third-place was Neil Rame with a 1969 Plymouth Barracuda.
Major sponsors of the event were Bolten & Menk, KQAQ 970 AM, American Legion, Old Car Company and Albert Lea Convention & Visitors Bureau.
Businesses who donated prizes for drawings were Car Quest, Auto Value, Napa Auto Parts, Sanderson’s Auto Repair, Motor Inn Buick, Honda & GMC, Dave Syverson Ford, Vern Eide Chevrolet, Interstate Motor Trucks, Raleigh’s Ace Hardware, Thermo King, Advanced Auto, Green Mill, State Farm Nancy Vanderwardt, Big Island Grille & Bar, Americas Best Value Inn, Wedgewood Cove, 112 on Broadway, Taco King, Trumbles, Casa Zamora, Sportsman’s Tavern, Jim Love, Power 96 and Kelley Plumbing & Heating.