Highlights from the 2014 River Edge Car Show

1965 Pontiac GTO Front Side

On Sunday, I attended the River Edge Classic Car Show in River Edge, NJ thanks to a tip from my aunt, who happens to live there.  I was expecting this show to be another small neighborhood car show in a small town in Bergen County.  To say the very least, I was completely and utterly wrong. Despite the rain all over New Jersey and the threatening, humid air hovering over the city park, the show went on and was a runaway success.  Admission was free, food was reasonably priced, and the atmosphere was friendly and full of good vibes.  All sorts of cars were welcome, from a gorgeous early 1930s Chevrolet sedan all the way up to a restored 1970 Plymouth AAR Cuda, among many other fantastic cars.  There were muscle cars, hot rods, offbeat classics, Mustangs, and even a Lotus Esprit V8.  I was incredibly impressed at the variety and the caliber of cars on display out on the street on Sunday afternoon.  The weather held up, everyone had a great time, and I even saw a 1969 Mustang Mach 1 that I’d judged in 2007 (more on that car in a future post).  A great day was had.  Enjoy the photos, everyone!

1969 Ford Mustang Mach 1 Front

DeLorean DMC-12 Rear

1991 Cadillac Hearse Front

Willys CJ2A Front Side

1973 Dodge Charger Rear

1970 Plymouth 'Cuda AAR Front

1969 Chevrolet Chevelle SS396 Front

1978 Lincoln Continental Mark V Diamond Jubilee Edition Front

1970 Pontiac GTO Front

1985 Pontiac Parisienne Class-Mobile Front

1966 Ford Mustang Coupe Front Side

1966 Chevrolet Impala Rear

1964 Volvo P1800S Front

1968 Dodge Dart GTS Racer Front

1969 Chevrolet Camaro Yenko Tribute Front

1969 Ford Fairlane 500 Front Side

1957 Ford Thunderbird Front

1955 Ford Fairlane Crown Victoria Front

1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Convertible Front

1968 Dodge Charger Front Side

-Albert S. Davis


I would like to send a special thanks to my aunt and uncle, Laurie and Howie Edelstein, for giving me a heads-up about this event a few days ahead of time.  Howie was a judge at the show and introduced me to Rich, who is responsible for getting the Mustang club in the area to attend this show, and is instrumental in this show’s success.  Great job, everyone!


2 thoughts on “Highlights from the 2014 River Edge Car Show”

  1. Thanks Albert for posting a picture of my hearse on your site and taking the time to cover the show. Great job. Thanks again Carm


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