1. photo by Heather Nyberg-Schlotzhauer/Beacon

2012 Best of Show

The AutoXpo judges picked this year's Best of Show: a 1934 modified Chevy Sedan owned by Michael and Connie Stierli of Redding. Connie Stierli is seating in their Chevy holding the trophy.

2. photo by Heather Nyberg-Schlotzhauer/Beacon

2012 Chamber of Commerce award

The 2012 Fortuna Chamber of Commerce's choice was a 1965 modified Chevy Chevelle SS owned by Kevin and Kelly Nyberg of Fortuna.

3. photo by Heather Nyberg-Schlotzhauer/Beacon

FBID favorite

Fortuna Business Improvement District spotlighted this 1967 modified Ford Mustang owned by Randy Bennett of Fortuna. Mr. Bennett is well known for his many years as a dedicated and wonderful teacher at Town School in Fortuna.

4. photo by Mary Bullwinkel/Beacon

Show and shine favorite

Paul Newmaker of Scotia stands beside his 1967 Ford Mustang, holding the Best of Show trophy awarded in the Fortuna Redwood AutoXpo Show and Shine competition last weekend.

5. photo by Heather Nyberg-Schlotzhauer/Beacon

Charles and Julie Manzi of Rio Dell show off the engine of their 1965 Pontiac GTO.