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Car crazy at LT

Published: Tuesday, May 21, 2013 2:38 p.m. CDT • Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014 4:48 a.m. CDT
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Bill Ackerman – backerman@shawmedia.com Jeff Alter (left), of Justice, talks cars with Joe Arrigo, of Countryside, by Alter's '69 Chevy Z28. Lyons Township Car Care (LTCC) hosts its spring auto show in the high school's North Campus parking lot on Saturday, May 18, 2013.
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Bill Ackerman – backerman@shawmedia.com Jim Pilat, of La Grange Park, check under the hood of Indian Head Park's Steve Warf's '55 Mercury Montclair. The car was originally Warf's in-law's that they drove on their honeymoon. Lyons Township Car Care (LTCC) hosts its spring auto show in the high school's North Campus parking lot on Saturday, May 18, 2013.
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Bill Ackerman – backerman@shawmedia.com Amanda Hill, 5, of La Grange, gets behind the wheel of Mat Klemp's Chitty Chitty Bang Bang replica that he built. Lyons Township Car Care (LTCC) hosts its spring auto show in the high school's North Campus parking lot on Saturday, May 18, 2013.
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Bill Ackerman – backerman@shawmedia.com Mat Klemp, of La Grange Highlands, polishes the copper exhaust on the Chitty Chitty Bang Bang replica car that he built. He says it's not done yet, since it doesn't fly. Lyons Township Car Care (LTCC) hosts its spring auto show in the high school's North Campus parking lot on Saturday, May 18, 2013.

The Lyons Township Car Care (LTCC) club hosted its first annual Spring Car Show last Saturday. The show featured all kinds of cars. Trophies were awarded for Best of Show, Best Muscle Car/Hot, Best Import/Tuner, Most Luxurious and Best Sound System. During the show, LT’s national qualifying Engine Rebuild Team went to work rebuilding an entire engine in less than 35 minutes.

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