web site, www.midamericamustangers.com; MCA web site, www.mustang.org
President's message: April 11, 2012
APRIL 22 (NOTE NEW DATE):
Regular Meeting, WE WILL BE MEETING AGAIN AT OUR NEW LOCATION, EL
MAQUEY, 19700 E Valley View Parkway, 816-795-6803, (South side of I-70 on East
Valley View Parkway access road between I-470 / 291 & Blue Valley Parkway -- East of
Independence Event Center & Golden Corral).
We have a private room reserved from 4:30 to 6:30, come early to eat & visit!!!!!
Birthdays: Betty Kerrick, 4-9; Sandra Leonard, 4-10; & John Godfrey, 4-26.
Anniversaries: Joe & Jeanie Gorman, 4-26.
Marti report information from Jim Doiron:
Marti reports, www.martiauto.com, became available for the Mustang Fox bodies up to year 1993.
Jim has received Marti reports on both of his SSP Mustangs 1991 & 1993. Not all three levels of the
reports he provides for 1967-1979 are available, however for a Fox body Mustang owner the
information from Ford & Marti is of value. Cost for 2 reports was $94. The information from 1994
through 2005 is not yet available. Please contact Marti Auto Works, 12007 W Peoria (623) 935-
2558, El Mirge, Az. 85335
WEB SITE ENHANCEMENTS: WE WILL NOW START “POSTING” PHOTOS OF
MEMBERS CARS ON OUR WEB SITE. PLEASE EMAIL PHOTO OF YOUR
MUSTANG TO: firstname.lastname@example.org to have it added to our web site (or you can
also mail a photo of your Mustang to me via US Mail: Gary Hanson, 1698 NE Misty
Lane, Lee’s Summit, Mo 64086).
Also on our web site there is a “link” to the ACC-KC web site (Associated Car Clubs of Kansas City – it is ON
THE LEFT SIDE, CLICK ON “INTERESTING LINKS” for the ACC-KC web site for a detailed listing of car
events in the KC area as well as links to MCA; additional Mustang Clubs; & other interesting web sites.
New gray club T Shirts & Long Sleeve T’s are now available. Please contact Harley Graham for club clothing,
Mustang Times/Mystical Build -- 1967 Mustang Project Car
Mustang Times / Mystical Build will be performed at R & A Motorsports, Lee’s Summit, Mo.
Mustang Times/Mystical Build -- 1967 Mustang Project Car is on the front page of the December
2011 Mustang Times as well as several pages devoted to this project. Note: This is the project that our
club made a donation to support MCA a couple of years ago to benefit the Susan G Komen
foundation per a motion by Bob & Nancy Carr.
R & A MOTORSPORTS DELIVERED THE MYSTICAL BUILD MUSTANG TO THE SEMA
SHOW IN LAS VEGAS OCTOBER 27TH!!!!!!
MCA will sell the car at a charity auction in 2013 to raise money for the American Cancer Society
“making strides against Breast Cancer”!
1. April 22, regular club meeting, see top of first page for additional information.
2. Cruise Night: Mustang Club of Greater Kansas City has a new Cruise night location,
Bates City Bar B Q, 6493 Quivira, Shawnee, Ks. Cruises are 2nd Saturday each month, 6
to 9 April through October.
3. ShelbyFest, Hermann Missouri, 6th Annual, April 26 through April 29. Contact
Noel Jennings, R & A Motorsports, 816-246-9094, for additional information.
4. Mid America Mustangers first Cruise Night,
Liberty Town Square, April 28, 4 to 8. Cruise Night,
Last Saturday of the month, April through August.
5. Next Mid America Mustangers meeting is May 20.
6. Annual Mid America Mustang / Ford Powered
Show, Crossley Ford, Sunday June 3. See attached
registration form (note, pre-registration is greatly
Also, please bring door prizes for our June 3 Annual
Mustang show to the club meetings – we need a lot!
7. Mid America Ford & Team Shelby Meet, Tulsa, June 13 through June 17. Contact Noel
Jennings, R & A Motorsports, 816-246-9094, for additional information.
8. Mustang Club of Greater Kansas City Mustang Show, June 22 through June 23, Olathe
Bass Pro. Contact Sara 913-636-7936 for additional information.
9. MCA National Show July 20-22, 2012 Warwick, Rhode Island, sponsored by the New England
Mustang Club. This will be a National Show for the SSP Mustangs (police cars), expecting to have at
least 30 at the show. Some of the major sponsors of show are Shelby, NPD, Tasca Ford & Tasca
Racing and Special Service Mustang Owner's Association (SSMOA) a first for the MCA.
Plans are being made for the Friday night to have a very large cruise similar to the 45th in
Birmingham, including many special events with Shelby & Tasca Ford.
Contact Jim Doiron, 816-478-3377, for additional information & he will lead a convoy to Rhode
Island this summer.
10. Grand National MCA Mustang Show, Mustang Oklahoma, August 31 through September 2.
(Perkins & Hansons are staying at the Yukon Hampton Inn, 405-350-6400—rate is $84 per night &
tell them you are there for the Mustang Grand National to get this special rate).
1. March 9, Benchmark Care Center in Raytown hosted a “vintage Mustang” display for
their residents to honor the “original retail build date, March 9, 1964, for production
Mustangs at the Dearborn Assembly Plant”. The following individuals displayed their
Ponies: Werner Henze & Navigator Harry Campbell with Werner & Jole’s 1965 Coupe;
Dick Weinbrenner with Dick & Sharon’s 1966 2 + 2; Jim Nance with his 1966 Shelby GT
350; & Gary Hanson with Gary & Cheryl’s 1969 Mach 1. (Beautiful day for a Mustang
64 ½ Mustang Coupe, Pagoda Green with White Interior, modified from a 3 speed to an Automatic. Mostly
original: new gas tank, rebuilt carburetor, rebuilt head, new: exhaust, starter, alternator, fuel pump, & tires.
Needs some TLC. $7500 OBO, Tom, 816-508-7686. (10-11)
Wanted to buy:
Mustang Pedal Car, Gary Hanson, 816-524-PONY (7669) (6-09)
(Don’t forget, take your PONY out of the barn & exercise / show your PONY off.) !!
(Turn off the cable.....get those PONIES out of the stable.) !!
SEE NEXT PAGE
President Gary Hanson 816-524-PONY
Vice President Harley Graham 816-891-8546
Treasurer Dick Weinbrenner 816-246-0430
Secretary Cheryl Hanson 816-524-PONY
Show Director Werner Henze 816-810-9487
ACC – KC Rep Ronnie Hack 816-716-9965
Tour Directors Team of Sharon Weinbrenner & JoAnn Graham
MCA Liaison Linda Sauer 816-820-4717
Board Member Harry Fox
Newsletter Gary Hanson 816-524-PONY
Please support the following Paid Advertisers:
MUSTANG PLUS, 816-483-5678,
NEW & USED MUSTANG & CAMARO PARTS
CLASSIC AUTO SALES
R & A MOTORSPORTS, 816-246-9094
SHELBY & MUSTANG RESTORATION SPECIALIST
PHIL BURRESS, STATE FARM INSURANCE, 816-461-8600.
(WE INSURE CLASSICS WITH “STATED VALUE” POLICIES).
email@example.com / www.philburress.com.