PRS Hall of Fame

 

 

PRS Hall of Fame

Started by Bill Peterson in 1968, the Portland Roadster Show Hall of Fame honors outstanding hot rods, owners, builders and individuals of the hot rod community.

Vehicles may be nominated for the Portland Roadster Show by submitting a copy of the application that you can downloaded below.  Both vehicle and honoray applications must be received by January 31st of each year for review for that year.  Vehicles cannot be nominated by the vehicle owner, family member, or builder.  The person nominating the vehicle or individual will be contacted by PRS staff, and will be responsible in providing historical information on the vehicle nominated, including awards and photographs.  Vehicles that are nominated should have shown in the Portland Roadster Show and preferrably won major awards.  Show history, and historical significance is important and will be an important portion of the consideration process.  Vehicles that are accepted for nomination, must be present at that years Portland Roadster Show, and will be submitted to current members of the PRS Hall of Fame, the Multnomah Hot Rod Council Executive Board, and the Producers of the Portland Roadster Show at the show for consideration.  Individuals nominated as an Honorary position, will be reviewed and taken under consideration, and voted on  by the Multnomah Hot Rod Council Executive Board, and Portand Roadster Show Management.

 

Portland Roadster Show Hall of Fame Application

 

CLICK HERE to view the Hall of Fame photo album


1968

Bob Tindle, ’32 Ford Tudor
Chuck Bell, ’29 Ford Tudor
Dave Stoner, ’29 Ford Tudor
Mike Thelin, ’29 Ford Tudor

1969

Al Rogers, ’29 Ford Roadster
Warren Mott, ’54 Ford Pickup

1970

Wally Thompson, ’57 Corvette
Hugh Wedekind, ’32 Austin Bantam

1971

Lloyd White, ’45 Willy’s Jeep

1972

Roger Simonatti, ’32 Ford Phaeton

1973

Russ Meeks, ’30 Ford Roadster

1974

Lloyd Elliot, ’36 Ford Phaeton

1975

John Corno, ’51 Ford Custom

1978

Dowhaniuk & Nelson, ’74 Mustang BB/FC

1981

Dave Sukau, ’23 Ford Roadster
Dave Littlejohn, ’56 Ford Pickup

1983

Jim Drake, ’48 Chevy Pickup

1984

Reuben & Margie Schanaman, ’23 Ford Roadster

1985

Pete Sukalac, Honorary

1986

Ed Tomlin, ’56 Ford Pickup

1988

Rob Isaman, ’32 Ford Coupe
Robb Couch, ’57 Chevy Pickup

1989

Gil Baker, Honorary
Bill Peterson, Honorary

1990

Lonnie Gilbertson, ’32 Ford Tudor
Doug Sukau, ’69 Camaro Z28

1991

Barry Harte, ’65 Corvette

1992

Leonard Ware, ’40 Ford Coupe
Jim Ellett, ’83 Ford Pickup

1994

Mildred Stevens, ’32 Chevy Pickup
Eric & Judy Ames, ’53 Ford Victoria

1995

Lyle Davis, ’39 Chevy Sedan

Bill Sluman, ’67 Chevy Nova

1997

Bill Plew, ’37 Ford Tudor
Jack & Wendy Lewis, ’34 Ford 5 Window
Dale & Linda Haskins , ’32 Ford Roadster

1998

Scott Perrott, Kennedy Special
Bob Knowles, Honorary

1999

Lonnie Gilbertson, ’23 Ford Pickup
Dee Wescott, Honorary
Bill Hall, ’35 Chevy Tudor

2001

Grant Pendergraft, ’23 “T” Roadster
Lane Hoggson ’56 Buick Custom
Bob Schonhoven, Honorary
Ray Vandorn, Honorary
Wayne Hollibaugh, Honorary

2002

Gene Ray, ’52 Plymouth Station Wgn
Larry & Cindy Anderson, ’32 Ford Coupe

2003

Don Hollister, ’37 Ford

2004

Bob & Marlene Miller, Honorary

2005

Alex Merwin, Honorary
Lyle Gaddis, Honorary
Larry Sage, Honorary
Ross Myers, ’36 Ford Roadster
Richard & Paige Udell, ’35 Chevy Street Sedan

2006

Ron Halbleib, ’57 Chevy 2 dr Hdtp
Margie Schanaman, ’50 Chevy Pickup
Jeff Olson, ’32 Ford Roadster
John & Jake Babcock, ’40 Mercury Custom

2007

Dave & Sandy Spear, ’52 Chevy Fastback
Lonnie & Candy Gilbertson, ’40 Ford Coupe

2008

Gary Coe, ’57 Ford Pickup
Alan Shaw, ’51 Chevy Pickup

 

2012

Gary Thompson, '69 Plymouth GTX
Doug Beattie, '40 Ford Full Custom
Larry Maynard, Honorary
Steve Frisbie, Honorary

 

2013

Mike Conn, Honorary
Keith Preskey, Honorary


  2014

Roger & Kathy Hill, ’39 Chevy 2 dr Deluxe Sedan
Chuck Lawrence, (In Honor of Bill Peterson) ’32 Ford Roadster
Duane Caseday, Honorary
Mitch Kim, Honorary
Mark Mathias, Honorary

 

2015

Dan Graham, ’50 Ford F1 Pickup
Jerry & Josie Kjensrud, '39 Chevy Coupe
John & Donna Bukovi, Honorary

 

 2016

CJ Carlile, ’56 Chevy Custom
Bob & Brad Vanderberg, '50 Mercury Coupe
Bob Collison, Honorary

 

2017

Joyce Johnson, ’29 Ford Model A Pickup
Jerry Logan, '68 Ford Shelby Mustang GT350
David Jothen, Honorary


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