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The nation’s largest custom car show and festival hit Chi-Town on Saturday, August 10th at the Hawthorne Race Track! The DUB Battle Grounds fueled by Nitto custom car show & festival featured some of the sickest rigs and rides in the region and had the cars as the stars. From the tallest trucks and Jeeps to the most tricked-out rides, the Windy City’s Hawthorne Race Track was lit on August 10th. The event was hosted by DJ V-DUB from local 107.5 fm and featured some eye-candy for every type of car enthusiast in the region. Lots of the larger car clubs came out strong. Menace CC cleaned house at this year’s show, taking home “Best Club,” with members coming out to represent from California and Texas. Team Shockwave always comes out in full force, taking home some hardware, while Nokturnal CC showcased some crowd pleasers. Jada Toys’ Fast & Furious awards really pumped up the competition for the show! The Monster Energy lounge was jam-packed with visitors eager to sample the latest MOnster flavors and checkout the beautiful Monster Calendar Girls, Brianna Gonva and Shay Medal. The special LFTD&LVLD Truck & Jeep Showcase had some of the hottest custom off-road vehicles in the state! Thanks to our sponsors for making the show a success: Thanks to our sponsors for helping make the show a success: Monster Energy, Nitto Tire, TIS Wheels, Dropstars Wheels, DUB iR, LFTD & LVLD, Jada Toys,Vellano and Warn.