Tracy, California’s Doug Cabral, who won the Goodguys Missile Grand Prize Giveaway Car last month in Scottsdsale, Arizona came by Goodguys World Headquarters in Pleasanton today to pick up his new ride! ! Cabral is a 17-year Goodguys member and a dedicated member of the P-Town Pushrods Car Club. He qualified to win the car at the 30th All American Get-Together in Pleasanton in March of 2012.
“My wife Esther and I are so grateful to Goodguys and RPM Hot Rods for producing this spectacular giveaway car” he said. Cabral currently drives a ’34 Ford coupe to Goodguys events in Pleasanton. He is a Vietnam War veteran and spends a considerable amount of his time volunteering to support veterans and veteran’s activities.
Built by RPM Hot Rods – the Goodguys Missile was designed by Steve Stanford. Its design cues were taken from Don Carlton’s legendary “Motown Missile” Cuda that was used primarily on America’s drag strips in the 1970s. It features a Roadster Shop chassis, 426 hemi by Indy Cylinder Heads, Billet Specialties wheels, PPG paint among many other goodies from industry suppliers.