Saddlebrooke Car Show

The Independence Day Car Show has become a Saddlebrooke tradition, attracting automobile enthusiasts from all over southeastern Arizona. This year’s show featured cars from the 20s to the present day, including a 2006 Ferrari F430. Later that night they provided a fireworks show.

Wide shot of Saddlebrooke car show near Tucson, AZ

1 Spectators enjoy the Saddlebrooke car show on July 4, 2009, near Tucson, AZ

hand crank

2 A hand crank that starts one of the old cars at the Saddlebrooke car show, July 4, 2009.

Old headlight

3 The headlight of one of the old cars at the Saddlebrooke car show, July 4, 2009.

1950 Mercury

4 The clouds reflect of the polished black surfac eof a 1950 Mercury at the Saddlebrooke car show, July 4, 2009.

1956 green t-bird

5 Spectators at the Saddlebrooke car show stop to look at this 1956 green Ford Thunderbird on July 4, 2009.

green plymouth

6 A green Plymouth is decorated with American flags for the July 4, 2009 Saddlebrooke car show.

Plymouth reflected in wheel

7 The green Plymouth is reflected int eh wheel cover of a nearby car at the Saddlebrooke car show, July 4, 2009.

blue 60s vette

8 A 1960s vintage Corvette Stingray sits in front of a Saguaro cactus at the Saddlebrooke car show, July 4, 2009.

vw pop-up

9 The Hudson pop-up camper on a 1960s era Volkswagon Bus at the Saddlebrooke car show, July 4, 2009.

8-track player

10 An 8-track player in the dashboard of the VW pop-up camper bus.

1971 Purple Cuda

11 The fender gills and four headlights on this purple Plymouth Baracuda convertible mark it as being made in 1971.

Corvettes lined up

12 Several late-model Corevettes are lined up with their hoods open at the Saddlebrooke car show, July 4, 2009.

Late model Corvette engine detail

13 Engine detail on a late model Corvette at the Saddlebrooke car show, July 4, 2009.

Interior of yellow Corvette

14 Interior shot of a black an yellow Corvette nicknamed the bumblebee at the Saddlebrooke car show, July 4, 2009.

updated icons of american muscle cars

15 Updated icons of American Muscle Cars. Left: A modern Ford Mustang Pony insignia with a Mazda Miata in reflection, Right: the hood of a Special Edition Corvette commemorating 2 24 hour Le Mans wins at the Saddlebrooke car show, July 4, 2009.

Ferrari SF

16 The Scuderia Ferrari logo on a 2006 Ferrari F430 at the Saddlebrooke car show, July 4, 2009. Scuderia Ferrari (essentially, Team Ferrari) is the racing division of Ferrari S.p.A. It is the longest running and most successful Formula One team in racing history, and also one of the most popular.

Ferrari Hood

17 The Ferrari logo almost seems to float in a pool of red paint on the hood of this F430 at the Saddlebrooke car show, July 4, 2009. Red is the national racing color of Italy.

Ferrari Engine

18 Clouds are reflected in the glass cover of this Ferrari F430’s engine at the Saddlebrooke car show, July 4, 2009.

Ferrari tail lights

19 The distinctive Enzo style tail lights mark this Ferrari as an F430 at the Saddlebrooke car show, July 4, 2009.

BUKTLST

20 Humorous license plate on a Corvette at the Saddlebrooke car show, July 4, 2009.

Fireworks

21 Fireworks are reflected in a lake in this composite image taken July 4, 2009 in Saddlebrooke, north of Tucson, AZ.

  • July 8th, 2009
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