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World of Wheels Car and Bike

Felicia Morgan

May 24, 2012

from out in the “middle”—that being the residents call their since Smith County, is actually the center of these United States—have been me for some time to come out and their neck of the woods. And the geographic description is accurate, the also implies a mindset Laid back, middle-of-the-road and residents seem content to let the turn as they live out lives smack-dab in the middle of our

The long, flat roads of seem to go on forever, emptying vast, open spans of My riding friends here tend to wander too far from stomping

Fritz Schenck’s Chiquita” 1960 Panhead was a to the late Ed Roth’s outrageous

grounds with most living in close proximity to birthplace and, with seeming to know each families are close knit.

plans started to take for my first trip to the “middle,” knew full well they’d need something to keep my attention deficit control, so we arranged to meet up the annual World of Wheels Car and show that rolls downtown Kansas City, during February every

For confusion sake, it must be that Kansas City, is about four miles, one big and a huge bridge west of the City that is in the neighboring of Missouri. Our clan met up in the middle of the center at Bartle Hall. The was filled to the rafters with and folks from the surrounding that were looking for a way to off some stored up stink and the winter doldrums.

Missouri is bordered by eight and after spending the cold winter months fighting off a big of cabin fever, everyone is for any excuse to socialize with friends.

Artist Kyle builds rolling works of art caught the attention of attendees

come from all walks of and include gearheads, pinheads, bikerheads and every other that worships at the altar of the combustion engine. If it had wheels, show had it displayed in full From the cream of the crop to the of the rust buckets, the World of draws an appreciative audience was wound up and ready to rock. art fan Jacquie Mann (David widow) came with us to out the kool kulture art.

Our band of merriment spent the cruising the displayed bikes and young artist Kyle most recent builds.

readily admits that no bike builder, just an with an active imagination, and the kool 1979 Yamaha 650 the reworked fire extinguisher as a gas really caught our eye. The work of art captured our attention as we out all the intricate details worked the sculptured bike. Everyone to figure out how he managed to incorporate a throttle into the piece of pipe he fashioned into

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Kyle even hand the leather seats of his motorcycles and that the owners of his creative do ride them. His remarkable has been showcased in bike across the states.

The family-owned and operated Gail’s dealership from Grandview, holds an invitational bike within the World of

Donnie and Gail Worth were all at the Gail’s H-D booth during of Wheels Car and Bike Show

Show and was on hand with staff to offer great on displayed bikes. Gail judges the handpicked entrants of her show. Set up directly across her booth was the homemade Keck’s Beer, which kept a stream of happy imbibers up in the aisle and had our tribe going for seconds of the tasty treat.

won the Ed Roth toilet seat his $3,600 bid

The most popular of the day’s activities catered to the crowd. Mommies and daddies up to race oversized slot with their little and practically took over the as they relived their Entire families had a great shrieking and joking as they it out on the racetrack, while across the hall, the Pinstripers’ Auction was raising bucks for children lives are not as jovial.

The Dream Factory works to the wishes of chronically or critically ill and for 10 years the Kansas City ‘stripers have had a benefit during the World of Wheels Led by painter Bob Bonds, local create masterpieces to be auctioned to the with proceeds going to the Items offered ranged striped panel tins to sculpted into the shape of a car were donated by a local

Top score was the Ed Roth-styled painted seat that went for after some hot and heavy By auction’s end, this event raised over for the children, which brought the to over $67,000 having raised by the pinstripers. Now that’s how out in the middle look after other.

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