Performance & Hotrod Business February '14

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Featured Vehicle: HOTROD 1970 Pontiac GTO Convertible the things we did to it to symbolize his life," DiMauro says. "We did a beautiful mural on the hood of a solider with his helmet off to symbolize the loss." 'A Beautiful Day' The vehicle was unveiled on Sept. 17, 2013, at Paul's Restos' annual car show, an event that featured more than 300 cars and was attended by more than 1,000 people, including Calero's family and his platoon. The local fire department dropped a 50-foot flag from the event's location, and area veterans attended to form a flag line in his honor. "The unveiling was a beautiful day; it was a special day," DiMauro says. "We celebrated his life—what he was." Calero's sister, Joyce, took ownership of the GTO, and the family intends to keep the vehicle, which will be showcased at shows to 72 n Performance & Hotrod Business PHBFEB_52-77.indd 72 n February 2014 1/3/14 12:28 PM

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