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Meet John Clor -Special Guest for our 10th Annual Car Show

You’ve read his columns in Mustang magazines for years. You’ve seen him talk Mustangs on The History Channel, SpeedVision, Velocity and in various videos. You may even own his limited-edition, sold-out collectible history book, “Mustang Dynasty.” Now – you can meet him in person! Noted auto journalist and author John Clor, a former SVT PR man who today manages Enthusiast Communications for Ford Performance, will be conducting a ‘Meet & Greet” at our show.  Don’t miss this opportunity to meet and talk with one of Ford’s best-known Mustang spokesmen during our show!

Meet Von HotRod, World Renowned California Pinstriper


We are so excited to have Von Hot Rod joining us again, pin-striping at our Car Show. Von Hot Rod is Hot Rodding’s pre-emminant pinstriper
and Personality.

(Bio courtesy of For the last 19 years Von Hot Rod has put on many Hotrod and Kustom shows. One in particular is the “Von Hot Rod’s Pinstriper Reunion”.  Held in Pomona, Calif. The Stater Bro. Route 66 , Von puts on “Von Hot Rod’s Shindig” a 50’s style Hotrod & Kustom Rock-a-Billy show. On ESPN-2, Hot Rod TV airs His Pinstriping show. He has been feathered in numerous magazines, As well as books. At the Annual Stater Bros.  Route 66 Rendezvous Von was the Honored guess, He was the inductee for the 2007 Cruisin’ Hall of Fame representing Pinstriping. In 2008 Von organized the Silent auction for SEMA, In Las Vegas, Von Has now started “Von Hot Rod’s Pinstriping Circus”. A traveling Pinstriping show that attends Hotrod and bike shows around the country and helps raise money for charities. The TV show “Car Warriors” on SPEED used his Pinstriped shift knob, 6 of the winning cars have all had his shift knob. And what is the latest out of Von. at SEMA this year,

Von has a new line of goodies making a appearance in the new product section. Stamped Steel small block Chevy Pinstriped Valve covers. A line
of VHR Jewelry. And from MAC Tools 4 limited collectable Die cast Hotrod cars designed by Von.

You can visit VHR’s website and take a look at all the goodies he has for sale.


It’s Car Show time!

10th Annual Anderson Ford Car Show
Sunday, September 10th 2017

Special Guests:  John Clor, Communications Manager at Ford Performance & Author of The Mustang Dynasty
and Von Hot Rod, World Renowned California Pinstriper


$10 Entry Fee Entry fee benefits the Fairview Haven
Retirement Community Memory Support Fund
(Spectators are FREE!)

50/50 Raffle – Door Prizes – Dash Plaques
Food will be available for purchase

NEW for 2017! 

25′ of Blazing track – 50/50 Money Prize!

-No Drugs    -No Alcohol     -No Burnouts    On Premises

Questions please give us a call at 217-935-3106 or Toll Free at 888-715-6476

Anderson Ford 9th Annual Car Show

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Sunday, September 11th, 2016
8:00am – 2:00pm
$10 Entry Fee Entry fee benefits the Fairview Haven
Retirement Community Memory Support Fund
(Spectators free!)
50/50 Raffle – Door Prizes – Dash Plaques
Ballots in at 12:00 – Awards at 2:00

~Dyno Shoot-out~
$50 entry fee all goes to charity.
(Fairview Haven Retirement Community Memory Support Fund) 
Trophies for 1st & 2nd each class

Click here for a printable flyer with all the details!!