The winter stadium of Palanga (Vytauto Str. 16, Palanga), near Palanga Botanical Park (only 500 m to the Baltic Sea coast).
In the event of American Spirit it is a tradition to elect the best cars/motorcycles. There is no additional registration required for the participation in this contest. All participants must gather at the judging area at a given time. Everyone, that thinks, that their car/motorcycle is worth „best of show“ tittle can participate. If the veichle is technically unattended (broken) or dirty and if the participant does not match up with the categories, the technical comittee has the right to prevent the participation. All American Spirit participants will become members of the judging comittee if registered on time.
Order of judging
- All participants, that register on time will become members of the judging comittee and recieve a merchandise pack on the day of the event containing voting stickers (one for each category).
- Members of the judging comittee will vote by applying their voting stickers on the participant's voting paper.
- Whoever will gather the most voting stickers will be the winner of the contest.
- The voting papers will be taken from the participants at the end of the contest.
American Spirit Best Of Show categories
Model producced up to 1950
Model production 1951 – 1960
Model production 1961 – 1970
Model production 1971 – 1980
Model production 1981 – 1990
Model production 1991 – 2000
Model production 2001 – 2010
Model production 2011 – 2016
FULL SIZE VAN
Full size van
Airbrush, pinstripe ,etc.
Fullsize picup, pickup
A unique vehicle such as a special purpose or commercial vehicle. Special Interest category is usually where you find the unique vehicles (i.e. hearse, fire truck, MASH jeep, limo, tank, taxi, bus, ambulance etc.).
A vehicle rebuilt or modified for higher speed, faster acceleration, or a sportier look. This category also includes Street Rod and Rat Rod cars.
2- door, rear-wheel drive,V8 engine. For example: GTO, Mustang, Roadrunners, Chevelles, Camaros and Firebirds.
Cars with custom trailers
producced up to 1987
non Harley Davidson made motorcycles
best painted motorcycles
SPECIAL AMERICAN SPIRIT 2017 BEST OF SHOW CATEGORIES
New categories might be published on the day of the event.