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Kool April Nites 2019: An inside look at classic cars

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Get an inside look at the stories behind some of Kool April Nite's classic cars.

Posted: Apr 26, 2019 12:36 PM
Updated: Apr 26, 2019 1:53 PM

SHASTA COUNTY, Calif. - Action News Now spoke with the owners of just some of the classic cars people can find at Redding's Kool April Nites. 

This year's event kicked off on April 22.

For a full schedule of events, CLICK HERE.

'68 Chevy Camaro

This convertible still has the original engine in it and Joe, the owner, says he bought it for his wife and rebuilt the entire thing for her.


After the car sat in his brother's barn for years, Benny bought it for $500 and fixed it up.

'71 Dodge Challenger

This car was used as a chicken coop by the previous owner but, John, the current owner has fixed it all up himself and is now showing it off.


The car of many parts is making its first driving debut this year after the owner, Marty, says they narrowly missed out last year.

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