Thursday Sep 24 2009 comments Thousands pack Pacific Street for Hot Chili and Cool Cars By: Photos by Preston Belknap, Special to The Placer Herald -A +A Four-year-old Jack Neese and his mother Tami enjoy a spin around the track of the toilet bowl races booth at the annual Hot Chili and Cool Cars festival that took place Saturday. A panel of judges had their water bottles ready as they sampled 37 varieties of homemade chili during the chili cook off at Hot Chili and Cool Cars held Saturday. Rocklin resident Bobbie Devany stirs her pot of chili in preparation for the chili tasting contest at Hot Chili and Cool Cars celebration held Saturday. Although there were no test drives offered 170 classic cars of all sizes, models and styles were on display for Hot Chili and Cool Cars visitors to view at the annual Rocklin festival held Saturday on Pacific Street. At the end of the day it was entry No. 309, 1937 Ford Pick Up owned by Art and Ethan May who won the best in show category.