Builder's Choice Awards

Goodguys Builder's Choice Awards

Fifteen of the Nation's Top Hot Rod / Custom Car Builders will select Goodguys Builders Choice awards at various 2018 National events. The Elite Builders will create hand crafted, one off awards to be presented to the Top 10 Cars/ Trucks of the event.

At each 2018 National Event, a special Builder's Choice parking area will be staged on Saturday from 7am to 12pm. To be eligible for a Builder's Choice Award you must park in the Builder's Choice area (Indoor Cars are Eligible). Below is a list of the 2018 Goodguys National events which will have Celebrity Builders Choice awards.


2018 Builder's Choice Dates & Locations

8th Spring Lone Star Nationals
March 9-11, 2018 | Texas Motor Speedway
Awards Selected by: KC's Paint Shop (KC Mathieu)


9th Spring Nationals
March 16-18, 2018 | Westworld of Scottsdale
Awards Selected by: All Ways Hot Rods (Mike and Randy Way)


18th Meguiar's Del Mar Nationals
April 6-8, 2018 | Del Mar Fairgrounds
Awards Selected by: Hutton’s Color Studio (Charley Hutton)


4th North Carolina Nationals
April 27-29, 2018 | NC State Fairgrounds
Awards Selected by: Goolsby Customs (Jonathon Goolsby


13th Nashville Nationals
May 11-12, 2018 | Nissan Stadium
Awards Selected by: Alloway’s Rod Shop (Bobby Alloway)


13th East Coast Nationals
June 8-9, 2018 | Dutchess County Fairgrounds
Awards Selected by: Creative Rod and Custom (Mark Giambalvo)


27th Speedway Heartland Nationals
June 29-July 1, 2018 | Iowa State Fairgrounds
Awards Selected by: Lakeside Rods & Rides (Roger Burman)


21st Goodguys PPG Nationals
July 6-8, 2018 | Ohio Expo Center/State Fairgrounds
Awards Selected by: Trendsetter Picks-Detroit Speed (Kyle Tucker)


31st Pacific Northwest Nationals
July 27-29, 2018 | Puyallup Fair & Expo Center
Awards Selected by: Art Morrison Performance (Art & Craig Morrison)


17th Great Northwest Nationals
August 17-19, 2018 | Spokane County Expo Center
Awards Selected by: JF Kustoms (JF Launier)


32nd West Coast Nationals
August 24-26, 2018 | Alameda County Fairgrounds
Awards Selected by: Dominator Street Rods (Leonard Lopez)


21st Colorado Nationals
September 7-9, 2018 | The Ranch at Larimer Co. Fairgrounds
Awards Selected by: Pinkees Rod Shop (Eric Peratt)


26th Summit Racing Lone Star Nationals
September 28-30, 2018 | Texas Motor Speedway
Awards Selected by: Kenny Davis Hot Rods


1st Kentucky Nationals
Oct 12-14, 2018 | Kentucky Horse Park
Awards Selected by: Greening Auto Company (Jesse Greening)


25th Southeastern Nationals
Oct 19-20, 2018 | Charlotte Motor Speedway
Awards Selected by: Detroit Speed (Kyle Tucker)


21st Southwest Nationals
Nov 16-18, 2018 | WestWorld of Scottsdale
Awards Selected by Hot Rods by Dean (Dean Livermore)