Great 8: Top Cars Competing for Ridler Award

The Detroit Autorama is a popular show car event.

Detroit Autorama

The Ridler Award is the biggest prize at the event.

Ridler Award

The Great 8 is a selection of eight cars chosen by the judges.

Great 8

The cars are judged based on creativity, engineering, and quality workmanship.

Judging Criteria

The 1955 Chevy Convertible is a stunning blue car modified without compromising the classic design.

1955 Chevy Convertible

The 1969 Dodge Super Bee is a modern muscle car with a Gen III Hemi engine and impressive attention to detail.

1969 Dodge Super Bee

The 1967 Chevy Nova has a polished 496 stroker Chevy big-block engine and custom leather-wrapped interior.

1967 Chevy Nova

The 1958 Chevy Cameo Pickup is a black and copper concept with a Chevy 348 machined to 443 cubes and SCAT race seats.

1958 Chevy Cameo Pickup

The 1953 Chevy 3100 Pickup has a Dyers 6-71 blown 468ci Chevy big-block and an iridium metallic silver paint finish.

1953 Chevy 3100 Pickup

The 1965 Ford Mustang has INNOV8 eight-stack fuel injection and numerous custom elements, turning it into a serious Ridler contender.

1965 Ford Mustang