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  • GALPIN DESIGN TEAM INDUCTED INTO NATIONAL ROD & CUSTOM CAR HALL OF FAME

    Tags: Galpin Auto Sports, awards

    Galpin Auto Sports President, Beau Boeckmann and Lead Rod and Custom Builder, Dave Shuten (l-r), have been honored with induction into The National Rod & Custom Car Hall of Fame in Afton, OK. Boeckmann was recognized as a car collector and Shuten with the builder/owner award. Here they pose with the Iron Orchid hot rod in Van Nuys, CA.(Andy Holzman/Los Angeles Daily News)

    By Gregory J. Wilcox in the Los Angeles Daily News

    Two long-time San Fernando Valley car guys finally got their hall pass. Galpin Auto Sports’ Beau Boeckmann and Dave Shuten have been inducted into the National Rod & Custom Car Hall of Fame in Afton, Okla.

    Boeckmann, president of Galpin’s customizing unit, was recognized as a top hot rod and custom … more