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UCR Car Show

UCR Car Show

(March 29, 1999)

Street rods, muscle cars, sports cars, restoration and custom cars and motorcycles will be on display and vie for honors at the 1999 Car Show presented by the University of California, Riverside Staff Assembly from 7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sunday, April 25, at the Bell Tower plaza on campus.

Proceeds are directed to scholarships and staff emergency aid.

Trophies will be given for the vehicles judged best in each class and dash plaques will be given to all entrants. Cost is $20 per vehicle the day of the event, or $15 if pre-registered by April 18. Spectators are free.

Additional information is available by calling Connie McGrath at (909) 781-8550 or Barbara Boettcher at (909) 867-5307. The campus is located at 900 University Ave., just off the 215/60 freeway.

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