Greg Duffin Car and Motorcycle Show draws crowd to Kent: See the slideshow

Drivers entered more than 100 vehicles in the Greg Duffin Car and Motorcycle Show July 31 at the Kent Performance Auto Center at the corner of West James Street and Washington Avenue.

Kent Police officer and event coordinator Hans Mak poses with Coolbird besides a Ford roadster at the second annual Greg Duffin Car and Motorcycle Show July 31 in Kent.

Kent Police officer and event coordinator Hans Mak poses with Coolbird besides a Ford roadster at the second annual Greg Duffin Car and Motorcycle Show July 31 in Kent.

Drivers entered more than 100 vehicles in the Greg Duffin Car and Motorcycle Show July 31 at the Kent Performance Auto Center at the corner of West James Street and Washington Avenue. The event raised more than $5,000 for Cops With Cancer, a Kent-based nonprofit set up to support officers struck by cancer. Duffin, 41, died in September 2007 after a six-year fight against kidney cancer. He worked 12 years as a Kent Police officer and restored cars as a hobby. The show included his 1941 Plymouth Coupe.

To learn more, go to www.copswithcancer.org.


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