2019 Deutsche Classic Award Winners

Judging is based on presentation, fit and finish, not correctness.  Categories of judging include: chassis, engine compartment, interior and exterior. A tabulation of the judge’s findings determine the winner of a specific award. Each entry is eligible for one award. All awards are custom designed, hand built and unique to each show category.

** Winners MUST be present to win trophy **


Best of Show: Bob Steele - 1971 Mercedes-Benz 280 SE, Sponsored by Auto Locator
Best Preservation: Steven George - 1957 Heinkel Kabine, Sponsored by Haines Shoe House
Best Motor: Scott Girondo, Sponsored by Huber’s Auto Group
Best Interior: Adam Eisonnaur - 1999 BMW M3, Sponsored by Auto Locator
Best Exterior: David Toppin - 1974 Porsche 914-6, Sponsored by Auto Locator
Farthest Driven: Tim Buko - 1999 Porsche Boxster, Sponsored by DJ Twisted B
Oldest Vehicle: Herbert Schwab - 1957 Volkswagen Beetle, Sponsored by Hyde Villa NAPA Auto Parts
Best Assembled: Todd Stauffer - 2014 Hand Built Rat Rod, Sponsored by MKT Metal Manufacturing
Best Motorcycle through 1979: A. G. Pappanastasiou - 1977 BMW R75/7, Sponsored by The Vintage Workshop
Best Motorcycle from 1980: Carl Hess - 2003 BMW R1200C "Phoenix", Sponsored by Hyde Villa Auto Parts


Best Audi
1st Chip Nace - 2015 Audi S4, Sponsored by Audi Reading
2nd Andrew Dunkle - 2009 Audi TTS, Sponsored by Audi Reading
3rd Jeremy Knapp - 2000 Audi A4, Sponsored by Audi Reading

Best BMW
1st Kevin Bange - 1974 BMW 2002 tii, Sponsored by BMW of Reading
2nd Barry Loar - 1976 BMW 2002, Sponsored by BMW of Reading
3rd Jim Maria - 1972 BMW 2002, Sponsored by BMW of Reading

Best Mercedes-Benz
1st Klaus Nerz - SL 550, Sponsored by Tom Masano Mercedes-Benz
2nd John & Jan Kitner - 2008 CL600, Sponsored by Tom Masano Mercedes-Benz
3rd Wesley Wormser - 1978 280 E, Sponsored by Tom Masano Mercedes-Benz

Best Opel
1st P. J. Romano - 1972 Opel GT, Sponsored by Transportation Emporium

Best Micro / Orphan
Gary Adkins - 1958 DKW Auto Union, Sponsored by Transportation Emporium

Best Porsche

Anton Volo - 2018 GT3, Sponsored by Autohause Lancaster Porsche
2nd Roger Jones - 1989 944, Sponsored by Autohaus Lancaster Porsche
3rd Eric Wahlberg - 1958 356A Speedster, Sponsored by Autohaus Lancaster Porsche

Best Air-Cooled Volkswagen
Beetle 1st Cartie & Eric Wiest - 1967 Beetle, Sponsored by Southern PA VW Club
Beetle 2nd Paul & Libby Stockdill - 1958 Beetle, Sponsored by Southern PA VW Club
Bus 1st Paul Liedtka - 1973 Transporter, Sponsored by Southern PA VW Club
Karmann Ghia / Type 3 / Type 4 / Thing 1st - Sheldon Huber - 1973 Thing, Sponsored by Dayton Kustom & Kolor

Best Water-Cooled Volkswagen
1st MJ Tralies - 1998 GTI VR6, Sponsored by Volkswagen Reading
2nd Zhatko - 2006 GTI, Sponsored by Volkswagen Reading
3rd Eric Haber - 1996 GTI VR6 Turbo, Sponsored by Volkswagen Reading