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PHOTOS: 2017 Meguiar’s Detroit Autorama @ Cobo Center — Part Two

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo and Garrett Godwin were LIVE at Cobo Center for the 65th annual Meguiar’s Detroit Autorama. See all of the coolest hot rods and customs including competition for the coveted Ridler Award! You’ll see the Batmobile car, the General Lee car and the Trans Am from “Smokey and the Bandit.” It is called “America’s Greatest Hot Rod Show” with more than 800 custom cars, trucks and motorcycles. For more information about the Meguiar’s Detroit Autorama, visit autorama.com/attend/detroit


Attendees give Detroit Autorama a giant thumbs up

TweetDETROIT — They call it America’s Greatest Hot Rod Show and for good reason. The 65th annual Meguiar’s Detroit Autorama wrapped up on Sunday afternoon inside Detroit’s Cobo Center. This year’s Autorama kicked off with a bang! Raymond Kohn of the Northeast Ohio Dukes performed a stunt with his General Lee car on Atwater Street. He went up a 15-foot high ramp and went flying through the air just like how the stars did on the popular TV series “The Dukes of Hazzard.” “I love it, it’s been a reallyRead More


WATCH: Highlights of the 65th annual Meguiar’s Detroit Autorama at Cobo Center

TweetAmericaJR’s Garrett Godwin and Jason Rzucidlo report from Cobo Center for the 65th annual Meguiar’s Detroit Autorama. In this video, watch for highlights and interviews of the annual event. See all of the coolest hot rods and customs including competition for the coveted Ridler Award! Autorama is called “America’s Greatest Hot Rod Show” with more than 800 custom cars, trucks and motorcycles.   Reporting by Garrett Godwin & Jason Rzucidlo


“Smokey and the Bandit” Trans Am featured at 2017 Detroit Autorama

TweetDETROIT — ‘Eastbound and Down’ to AutoRama to not only celebrate its 65th anniversary, but also the 40th anniversary of Smokey and the Bandit with the 1977 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am. Directed by Hal Needham, the movie made Burt Reynolds the king of the box office as the Bandit, the king of showoffs who’s being chased by Sheriff Buford T. Justice (Jackie Gleason) when he and his friend Snowman (Jerry Reed) are illegally hauling 400 cases of beer to Texas for the money, the glory, the fun, and most ofRead More


PHOTOS: 65th Annual Meguiar’s Detroit Autorama @ Cobo Center

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo and Garrett Godwin were LIVE at Cobo Center for the 65th annual Meguiar’s Detroit Autorama. See all of the coolest hot rods and customs including competition for the coveted Ridler Award! You’ll see the Batmobile car, the General Lee car and the Trans Am from “Smokey and the Bandit.” It is called “America’s Greatest Hot Rod Show” with more than 800 custom cars, trucks and motorcycles. Check back for more great photos… For tickets and more information, visit https://autorama.com/attend/detroit


WATCH: “The Dukes of Hazzard” and “Smokey and the Bandit” movie cars featured at 2017 Detroit Autorama

TweetAmericaJR’s Garrett Godwin reports from Cobo Center for the 65th annual Detroit Autorama. It is called “America’s Greatest Hot Rod Show” with more than 800 custom cars, trucks and motorcycles. In this video, watch as Garrett describes the No. 01 General Lee car from “The Dukes of Hazzard.” He also talked about the Trans Am from the movie “Smokey and the Bandit.” You’ll also see an interview with attendee Tyler Russler from Findlay, Ohio. Stay tuned for a second video tomorrow from the Detroit Autorama…   Reporting by Garrett Godwin;Read More


‘The Dukes of Hazzard’ and the General Lee at AutoRama

TweetDETROIT — CBS made viewers fast and furious every Friday night with The Dukes of Hazzard, as the General Lee jump-starts the 65th anniversary of AutoRama late Friday morning. The General Lee is the hero car that helped cousins Bo (John Schneider) and Luke Duke (Tom Wopat) avoid the ‘speed traps’ of Sheriff Rosco P. Coltrane (James Best), who was forever in ‘hot pursuit’ of chasing those good ‘ol boys who never mean no harm in fighting Hazzard’s corrupt system as a two modern-day Robin Hood: one-armed bandits against greedyRead More


PHOTOS: 59th annual Detroit Boat Show @ Cobo Center — Part Three

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo was LIVE at Cobo Center for the 59th annual Detroit Boat Show. But this show isn’t just all about the boats – join more than 60,000 boaters expected to attend for a full day of fun with promotions, giveaways and more! More than 30 New 2017 Model Introductions from 10 to 50ft, exciting PWC Simulator, anamorphic chalk art, meet a mermaid, contests and prizes, water rollerz, kids build-a-boat activity center and much more! Laugh yourself silly with the cooking comedy duo of Mac and the Big Cheese.Read More


PHOTOS: 2017 Detroit Boat Show @ Cobo Center — Part Two

TweetAmericaJR’s Gloria and Jerome Rzucidlo were LIVE at Cobo Center for the 59th annual Detroit Boat Show. But this show isn’t just all about the boats – join more than 60,000 boaters expected to attend for a full day of fun with promotions, giveaways and more! More than 30 New 2017 Model Introductions from 10 to 50ft, exciting PWC Simulator, anamorphic chalk art, meet a mermaid, contests and prizes, water rollerz, kids build-a-boat activity center and much more! The Detroit Boat Show runs February 11-19 at Cobo Center. Show Hours:Read More


PHOTOS: 59th annual Detroit Boat Show @ Cobo Center — Part One

TweetAmericaJR’s Gloria and Jerome Rzucidlo were LIVE at Cobo Center for the 59th annual Detroit Boat Show. But this show isn’t just all about the boats – join more than 60,000 boaters expected to attend for a full day of fun with promotions, giveaways and more! More than 30 New 2017 Model Introductions from 10 to 50ft, exciting PWC Simulator, anamorphic chalk art, meet a mermaid, contests and prizes, water rollerz, kids build-a-boat activity center and much more! The Detroit Boat Show runs February 11-19 at Cobo Center. Show Hours:Read More