Killer Shrimp presents 10th annual car show


Killer Shrimp restaurant hosted its 10th annual Killer Rides car show on July 31 in Marina del Rey. The family-friendly event featured music and food for attendees, and showcased an impressive selection of hotrods, classic cars, exotic cars and bikes. The event also included the Killer Rides Awards, where awards were given out in various categories including Best of Show, Best Muscle Car, Best Bike, and Best Lowrider, among others.

“This was our third Killer Rides Show of the season and it keeps getting better every month-the cars that came out were just unbelievable,” said Kevin Michaels, owner of Killer Shrimp. “I was blown away by all our entrants and especially our grand prize winner, The Mothership. Thanks to everyone who came down. Killer Shrimp has been a part of the community for 35 years and being able to celebrate with everyone and their classic cars has been the highlight of our summer… join us for our finale show of the summer season on Aug. 28. We will crown our Best of Show for the 10th anniversary of our Killer Rides Car Show.”


Car Show Winners


Best of Show: 1959 Chevy Impala “Mothership”

Best 50’s: 1957 Thunderbird 

Best 60’s: 1964 Lincoln “Julia”

Best 70’s: 1970’s Pink Corvette Sting Ray “Barbie” 

Best Trunk: 1962 Volkswagen Double Cab flat bed “Bobble Head”

Best Lowrider: 1949 Pontiac “Poncho”

Best Hot Rod: 1971 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia

Best Muscle: 1968 Blue Chevy Camaro SS “Mystique 2.0”

Best Modern Muscle: 2019 White Ferrari “Pony 488”

Best Paint: 1948 Plymouth “Blue Demon”

Most OG: 1959 Red Chevy El Camino

Best Bike: 2007 Harley Davidson Soft Tail