Tom Parker

Tom Parker with his 1923 Ford Roadster and 1951 GMC tow truck, modeled after the character, Tow Mater, from the movie, Cars.

COPPERAS COVE — If you see a chrome-dome guy with a long white beard tooling around town in a fully-restored, bright red 1923 Ford Roadster, wave and say hello to Tom Parker, past president and founding father of Hooligans Car Club in Copperas Cove.

“Oh, yeah, we get quite a bit of attention in the ’23,” Parker says, smiling.

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