DETROIT, MI — The 2020 Ridler Award will be awarded Sunday, but the final eight contenders have been unveiled—the Great 8, as it were.
The Ridler Award is given to annually to a vehicle deemed to be the best overall custom build that is making its show-car debut at the Detroit Autorama, which kicks off today at the TCF Center in Detroit, MI.
The following vehicles were named Great 8 Ridler Finalists:
1969 Chevrolet Camaro – Tim and Angie Wheeler; Muskogee, OK
1966 Ford F-100 – George Conrad; Huron, OH
1955 Cadillac Coupe – Frank and Demi Hinmon; Genoa, NV
David Fuller is OnAllCylinders' managing editor. During his 20-year career in the auto industry, he has covered a variety of races, shows, and industry events and has authored articles for multiple magazines. He has also partnered with mainstream and trade publications on a wide range of editorial projects. In 2012, he helped establish OnAllCylinders, where he enjoys covering all facets of hot rodding and racing.