This year, organizers Ted and Pam Smith squeezed about 180 custom bikes in the beautiful setting of the Daytona Lagoon amusement park to compete in the 40th Annual Daytona Bike Week Rat’s Hole Show. And the top winners in each class are:
Over 1000 cc Super Radical: 1st. Denny Ritchie. 2nd. Paul Cavallo. 3rd. Notorious Choppers.
Over 1000 cc Radical: 1st. Stephen Galvin. 2nd. House Of Thunder. 3rd. Andy McCaslin.
Over 1000 cc Custom: 1st. Robert Wolf. 2nd. Nicky Collela. 3rd. Notorious Choppers.
Over 1000 cc Stock: 1st. Billy Mc Farland.
Over 1000 cc Custom Metric. 1st. Scott Wheeler. 2nd. Colton Bowie. 3rd. Colton Bowie.
Over 1000 cc Radical Metric. 1st. Sic Chops. 2nd. Steve Galvin. 3rd. Will Robertson.
Cafe Racer Class: 1st. Paul Cavallo. 2nd. Shannon Hulcher. 3rd. James Goodrich.
Bobber Class: 1st. Chris Richardson. 2nd. Doug Bogart. 3rd. Robert Cunliffe.
Extreme Full Dresser: 1st. Scott Maeyert. 2nd. Gary Miller. 3rd. Tony Crouch.
Antique/Classics Restored: 1st. JR Schaeffer. 2nd. Larry Smith. 3rd. Betty Ebersold.
Antique/Classics Unrestored: 1st. Wayne Parrott. 2nd. Rod Rankins. 3rd. Mark Hampton.
Sportster Radical Class: 1st. John Shipley. 2nd. Matthew Bittman. 3rd. Steve Iacona.
Sportster Custom Class. 1st. Steve Carr/Danny Toole. 2nd. Sic Customs. 3rd. Kyle Harrison.
Sportbike Class: 1st Brian Grog. 2nd. Top Fuel Tech. 3rd. Michael Green
Three Wheeler Class: 1st. Joseph Reese. 2nd. Keith Knoud. 3rd. Cale Mutter.
Two Wheel Auto Class. 1st. Ken Schels. 2nd. Steve Lamb.
Most Unusual Class: Mike Belland. 2nd. Buster Carroll. 3rd Greg Green.
251 cc To 1000 cc Class: 1st. Mark Estopinal. 2nd. Ken Adams. 3rd. Ken Adams.
1 To 250 cc Class: 1st. Ken Adams.
Rat Class: 1st. Rat Smitty. 2nd. Ron Clifton. 3rd. Donnie Turner.
(photos courtesy and copyright @ H. Roesler)