5th Annual Thomas Nelson Car Show

5th Annual Car Show: Celebrating the Fabulous 50′s

Saturday, September 14, 2013

A fundraiser to benefit the TNCC Automotive Technology Program and its students


  • Registration 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
  • Judging upon arrival.
  • Award presentation 1:00 p.m.

A Showcase of Cars & Motorcycles

Chevrolet, Chrysler, Ford, classic and antique cars, trucks, tuners, motorcycles, as well as late model muscle cars. Judges reserve the right to combine classes the day of the show.

  • Class Trophies
  • President’s Award
  • Sponsor Trophies
  • Club Participation Trophy
  • TNCC Alumni Trophy

Donate Online Now @ TNCCRegistration Information:

  • Registration Form and Flyer (pdf)
  • Register by mail, online or on site. Rain or Shine, all fees are non-refundable.
  • Pre-Registration Fees (By September 9, 2013): 1st car: $20 each, $15 each additional car. Vendor: $50 per space.
  • Day of show registration: 1st car: $25 each, $20 each additional car.

Mail this form and payment to:

TNCC Educational Foundation, Inc.
99 Thomas Nelson Drive, Hampton, VA 23666

The TNCC Educational Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Your contribution is tax deductible to the extent provided by law.

Register Online for the 5th Annual Car Show:


Vendor Space: No electricity, water, ice or tables will be provided. TNCC will approve vendor requests as appropriate.

Driving Directions» Car Show Classes»

99 Thomas Nelson Drive
Hampton, VA 23666

From Virginia Beach:

Take exit 262B for VA-134 N./Magruder Blvd. Merge onto Magruder Blvd. Turn left at Butler Farm Road. Continue onto Thomas Nelson Drive. Destination will be on the right.

From Williamsburg:

Take exit 261A for Hampton Roads Center Parkway W. Merge onto Hampton Roads Center Parkway. Turn right at Big Bethel Road. Turn right at Thomas Nelson Drive. Destination will be on the left.

Ford Stock and Modified

  • Mustang: up to 2002
  • Thunderbird
  • Ford Truck
  • Early – 1952
  • 1953 – 1999
  • Ford, Lincoln & Mercury not otherwise classified

General Motors Stock and Modified

  • Camaro/Firebird up to 2002
  • GM Truck
  • Chevrolet, small Chevy II, Nova, Corvair
  • Chevrolet, intermediate Malibu, Chevelle, Monte Carlo
  • Chevrolet, big: Caprice, Impala, Biscayne
  • Pontiac
  • Buick
  • Oldsmobile
  • Cadillac
  • Corvette: C1 – C3
  • Corvette: C4

Chrysler Stock and Modified

  • A Body: Dart, Duster, Demon Valiant, early Barracuda
  • B Body: Charger, Roadrunner, Coronet, Belvedere, Satellite, Super Bee
  • E Body: 70-74 Challenger, Barracuda
  • Dodge Truck
  • PT Cruiser
  • Dakota
  • Mopar, not otherwise classified

AMC Stock and Modified

  • American Motors, Hudson, Nash, Kaiser, Jeep, Willis Overland


  • NON Tuner late model to antique

European/British/United Kingdom

  • NON Tuner late model to antique


  • All makes and models
Late Model Muscle (Not more than 10 years old) Stock and Modified

  • Ford: GT, Mustang
  • GM: GTO, New Camaro, non Corvette
  • Chrysler: Viper, Charger, 300, Challenger
  • Corvette, C5 & C6

Street Rod

  • All makes and models

Rat Rod

  • All makes and models

Truck and Pro Street

  • All makes and models


  • Vehicles with big wheels, folding doors, custom bodywork not considered low-riders

Race Cars/Pro-Engineered

  • All makes and models, all forms of motorsport


  • Cruiser
  • Sport Bike
  • Custom/Chopper

Military Vehicle

  • All years and models


  • Does not fit in any specific class

Those Fabulous Fifties

  • Any car or truck 1950-1959

Car Club Participation Trophy

  • The most members of a club with vehicles registered

Special Awards

  • President’s Choice, Sponsor Trophies

Based on attendance, judges reserve the right to separate or combine classes the day of the show.